The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank - - 45
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
222 172 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.23% 94.51% 99.55%
Number of salaries quoted 206 156 201
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) PPP
4 3 (50.00%) IPsec
4 3 (50.00%) DSL
4 3 (50.00%) X.21
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) ATM
4 3 (50.00%) ISDN
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) ATM
4 3 (50.00%) ISDN
4 3 (50.00%) DSL
4 3 (50.00%) X.21
4 3 (50.00%) IPsec
4 3 (50.00%) PPP
5 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) DDNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper