The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 62 87 78
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 35 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.14% 1.29% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 1.35% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 11
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +51.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £27,125 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1066 1189 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.69% 96.20% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 958 997 809
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,966
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Salisbury - 13 £45,000 -
Swindon +14 11 £47,500 - 2
Chippenham +6 5 £39,500 +1.93%
Network Engineer
South West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 67 (89.33%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (84.00%) Cisco
3 49 (65.33%) CCNA
4 44 (58.67%) WAN
5 40 (53.33%) Firewall
6 39 (52.00%) LAN
7 29 (38.67%) CCNP
8 28 (37.33%) TCP/IP
8 28 (37.33%) Windows
9 27 (36.00%) VPN
9 27 (36.00%) Security Cleared
10 25 (33.33%) MPLS
11 23 (30.67%) DNS
12 22 (29.33%) SLA
13 21 (28.00%) Juniper
14 20 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 19 (25.33%) ITIL
16 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (21.33%) Video Conferencing
17 16 (21.33%) Wireless
17 16 (21.33%) Network Monitoring
18 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (20.00%) Linux
18 15 (20.00%) DHCP
19 14 (18.67%) WLAN
19 14 (18.67%) MCSE
19 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2003
19 14 (18.67%) BGP
19 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
19 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 44 (58.67%) WAN
2 40 (53.33%) Firewall
3 39 (52.00%) LAN
4 28 (37.33%) TCP/IP
5 27 (36.00%) VPN
6 25 (33.33%) MPLS
7 23 (30.67%) DNS
8 20 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (21.33%) Wireless
10 15 (20.00%) DHCP
11 14 (18.67%) WLAN
11 14 (18.67%) BGP
12 13 (17.33%) EIGRP
12 13 (17.33%) Wireshark
12 13 (17.33%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (14.67%) Network Security
14 10 (13.33%) SMTP
14 10 (13.33%) HTTP
15 9 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (10.67%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (14.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (9.33%) CESG
5 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (37.33%) Windows
2 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (20.00%) Linux
3 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) ITIL
2 16 (21.33%) Network Monitoring
3 13 (17.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (17.33%) Capacity Management
3 13 (17.33%) Security Patching
3 13 (17.33%) Service Management
3 13 (17.33%) Incident Management
4 8 (10.67%) Network Management
5 6 (8.00%) Network Design
6 5 (6.67%) Change Management
6 5 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 4 (5.33%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.00%) WFM
8 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (4.00%) UML
8 3 (4.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (2.67%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.33%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.00%) Perl
1 6 (8.00%) Python
2 3 (4.00%) PHP
2 3 (4.00%) C++
2 3 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (89.33%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (65.33%) CCNA
3 29 (38.67%) CCNP
4 27 (36.00%) Security Cleared
5 14 (18.67%) MCSE
5 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (9.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (9.33%) CISSP
6 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (4.00%) CCSA
7 3 (4.00%) CCSE
7 3 (4.00%) Degree
8 1 (1.33%) CCIE
8 1 (1.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (29.33%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) vSphere
2 5 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.00%) ProxySG
3 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.00%) KVM
4 2 (2.67%) Firmware
5 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) Cisco LMS
1 13 (17.33%) Opsview
2 4 (5.33%) Nagios
3 3 (4.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.00%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 63 (84.00%) Cisco
2 21 (28.00%) Juniper
3 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (14.67%) VMware
5 10 (13.33%) SonicWALL
6 8 (10.67%) CheckPoint
7 7 (9.33%) McAfee
7 7 (9.33%) F5
8 6 (8.00%) Riverbed
8 6 (8.00%) Blue Coat
9 5 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
9 5 (6.67%) Citrix
10 3 (4.00%) Intel
10 3 (4.00%) CA
10 3 (4.00%) Lancope
10 3 (4.00%) Nimsoft
10 3 (4.00%) Splunk
10 3 (4.00%) Verint
11 2 (2.67%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.67%) Nortel