The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 71 87 109
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 20 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.01% 2.00% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 2.07% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 4
Median salary £45,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -10.66%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.91%
Network Engineer
North 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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
969 1692 1696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.58% 96.91% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 844 1331 1341
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 9 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Chester +15 3 £75,000 - 1
Crewe +14 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Alderley Edge - 2 £52,500 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (80.56%) Cisco
2 23 (63.89%) WAN
2 23 (63.89%) LAN
3 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (58.33%) Firewall
5 19 (52.78%) Juniper
5 19 (52.78%) CCNP
6 16 (44.44%) CCNA
7 15 (41.67%) Network Security
8 12 (33.33%) BGP
9 11 (30.56%) ITIL
10 10 (27.78%) VPN
11 9 (25.00%) Project Management
11 9 (25.00%) OSPF
12 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
12 8 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
13 7 (19.44%) VMware
13 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
13 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
13 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (19.44%) Open Source
13 7 (19.44%) Network Monitoring
14 6 (16.67%) Palo Alto
14 6 (16.67%) Metasploit
14 6 (16.67%) Network Design
14 6 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (16.67%) Wireshark
14 6 (16.67%) DWDM
14 6 (16.67%) CCIE

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 23 (63.89%) LAN
1 23 (63.89%) WAN
2 21 (58.33%) Firewall
3 15 (41.67%) Network Security
4 12 (33.33%) BGP
5 10 (27.78%) VPN
6 9 (25.00%) OSPF
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (16.67%) DHCP
8 6 (16.67%) DNS
8 6 (16.67%) DWDM
8 6 (16.67%) VoIP
8 6 (16.67%) Wireshark
9 5 (13.89%) Broadband
9 5 (13.89%) MPLS
10 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (5.56%) EIGRP
10 2 (5.56%) ISDN
10 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (19.44%) Open Source
4 6 (16.67%) Network Design
5 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (11.11%) Network Optimisation
7 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) Network Management
9 1 (2.78%) Anomaly Detection
9 1 (2.78%) Change Control
9 1 (2.78%) DevOps
9 1 (2.78%) Security Operations
9 1 (2.78%) SIEM
9 1 (2.78%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) Perl
1 5 (13.89%) Python
2 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
3 1 (2.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (52.78%) CCNP
3 16 (44.44%) CCNA
4 8 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
5 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
6 6 (16.67%) CCIE
7 5 (13.89%) JNCIP
7 5 (13.89%) JNCIS
8 2 (5.56%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) Juniper
3 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 6 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 4 (11.11%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Package
Posted: 6 days ago