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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 36 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.01% 1.48% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 1.53% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £31,500 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
195 196 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 97.99% 96.55% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 182 167 243
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Kidderminster - 2 £31,500 -
Redditch - 2 £30,000 -
Network Engineer
West Midlands

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) MPLS
4 5 (62.50%) OSPF
4 5 (62.50%) BGP
4 5 (62.50%) IPsec
4 5 (62.50%) DSL
4 5 (62.50%) X.21
4 5 (62.50%) PPP
4 5 (62.50%) ATM
4 5 (62.50%) ISDN
4 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
4 5 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (37.50%) Netcool
6 2 (25.00%) Nagios
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) DDNS
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) LAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) MPLS
4 5 (62.50%) OSPF
4 5 (62.50%) BGP
4 5 (62.50%) ATM
4 5 (62.50%) ISDN
4 5 (62.50%) DSL
4 5 (62.50%) X.21
4 5 (62.50%) IPsec
4 5 (62.50%) PPP
5 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) DDNS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
1 5 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Netcool
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper