The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 65 90 71
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 41 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.19% 0.99% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 1.02% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 37 8 23
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +52.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1235 1180 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.18% 97.52% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1034 959
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the West Sussex region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Network Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +15 20 £46,250 +42.30%
Horsham +5 8 £43,500 +77.55%
Gatwick -3 6 £47,500 -
Burgess Hill +2 1 £31,500 +14.54%
East Grinstead - 1 £47,500 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title.

1 55 (90.16%) Cisco
2 51 (83.61%) Firewall
3 48 (78.69%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (70.49%) LAN
5 35 (57.38%) CCNP
6 34 (55.74%) WAN
7 30 (49.18%) Data Centre
8 25 (40.98%) Load Balancing
9 24 (39.34%) VPN
10 22 (36.07%) Cisco Nexus
11 21 (34.43%) Windows
12 17 (27.87%) F5
13 16 (26.23%) TCP/IP
13 16 (26.23%) CCNA
14 15 (24.59%) CheckPoint
14 15 (24.59%) Wireshark
15 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
16 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
16 13 (21.31%) Wireless
16 13 (21.31%) VMware
17 12 (19.67%) Finance
17 12 (19.67%) Network Monitoring
18 11 (18.03%) Cisco LMS
18 11 (18.03%) Migration
18 11 (18.03%) Blue Coat
18 11 (18.03%) Cisco ASA
18 11 (18.03%) CiscoWorks
18 11 (18.03%) DWDM
19 10 (16.39%) MPLS
19 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (83.61%) Firewall
2 43 (70.49%) LAN
3 34 (55.74%) WAN
4 24 (39.34%) VPN
5 22 (36.07%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (26.23%) TCP/IP
7 15 (24.59%) Wireshark
8 13 (21.31%) Wireless
9 11 (18.03%) DWDM
9 11 (18.03%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (16.39%) MPLS
11 9 (14.75%) OSPF
11 9 (14.75%) BGP
11 9 (14.75%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (13.11%) IPsec
12 8 (13.11%) VoIP
13 7 (11.48%) SAN
13 7 (11.48%) VLAN
14 6 (9.84%) HSRP
14 6 (9.84%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (49.18%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) UNIX
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Load Balancing
2 12 (19.67%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (18.03%) Migration
4 7 (11.48%) Network Architecture
4 7 (11.48%) Performance Improvement
4 7 (11.48%) WAN Optimisation
4 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.56%) Security Management
6 3 (4.92%) Project Management
6 3 (4.92%) Change Control
6 3 (4.92%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.64%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.64%) Time Management
7 1 (1.64%) Change Management
7 1 (1.64%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.64%) Information Security
7 1 (1.64%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.28%) Python
3 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.28%) Perl
4 1 (1.64%) C
4 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (78.69%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (57.38%) CCNP
3 16 (26.23%) CCNA
4 6 (9.84%) CCIE
5 2 (3.28%) CCSP
5 2 (3.28%) CCIP
5 2 (3.28%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.64%) Degree
6 1 (1.64%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) ISA Server
1 7 (11.48%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.92%) vSphere
4 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) CiscoWorks
1 11 (18.03%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 55 (90.16%) Cisco
2 17 (27.87%) F5
3 15 (24.59%) CheckPoint
4 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
4 13 (21.31%) VMware
5 11 (18.03%) Blue Coat
6 8 (13.11%) Riverbed
6 8 (13.11%) HP
6 8 (13.11%) BT
7 7 (11.48%) 3Com
8 6 (9.84%) Citrix
9 5 (8.20%) SolarWinds
9 5 (8.20%) Juniper
10 4 (6.56%) Fortinet
11 3 (4.92%) Meraki
12 2 (3.28%) Avaya
13 1 (1.64%) Symantec
13 1 (1.64%) Draytek
13 1 (1.64%) Acme Packet
13 1 (1.64%) Sonus