The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 109 112 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.68% 0.40% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.43% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 18
Average salary £37,500 £58,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.89% +41.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1690 1643 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.70% 94.59% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1339 1960
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Warrington -13 6 - - 1
Knutsford +1 2 £37,500 -35.89%
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Runcorn - 1 £37,500 -
Chester - 1 - -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 41 (89.13%) Cisco
2 35 (76.09%) Firewall
3 30 (65.22%) Finance
4 26 (56.52%) VPN
5 25 (54.35%) SSL
5 25 (54.35%) Juniper
5 25 (54.35%) CheckPoint
6 22 (47.83%) LAN
7 21 (45.65%) WAN
8 18 (39.13%) BGP
9 17 (36.96%) EIGRP
9 17 (36.96%) OSPF
9 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
9 17 (36.96%) CiscoWorks
9 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
9 17 (36.96%) F5
10 16 (34.78%) Junos
10 16 (34.78%) Network Security
10 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (34.78%) Change Management
11 14 (30.43%) SecurID
11 14 (30.43%) Fortinet
12 13 (28.26%) CCNP
13 11 (23.91%) Financial Institution
13 11 (23.91%) Wireless
13 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
14 10 (21.74%) Retail
14 10 (21.74%) Network Design
14 10 (21.74%) Fujitsu
14 10 (21.74%) Cisco ASA

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (19.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (76.09%) Firewall
2 26 (56.52%) VPN
3 25 (54.35%) SSL
4 22 (47.83%) LAN
5 21 (45.65%) WAN
6 18 (39.13%) BGP
7 17 (36.96%) EIGRP
7 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
7 17 (36.96%) OSPF
8 16 (34.78%) Network Security
8 16 (34.78%) Junos
9 11 (23.91%) Wireless
10 10 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (19.57%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (19.57%) IGRP
11 9 (19.57%) TACACS
11 9 (19.57%) Internet
11 9 (19.57%) SMTP
11 9 (19.57%) DNS
11 9 (19.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) MySQL
1 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (65.22%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Financial Institution
2 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
3 10 (21.74%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Change Management
2 10 (21.74%) Network Design
3 9 (19.57%) Load Balancing
3 9 (19.57%) Network Management
3 9 (19.57%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.17%) Change Control
4 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL
4 1 (2.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Java
1 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
1 3 (6.52%) Perl
1 3 (6.52%) Python
1 3 (6.52%) Ruby
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
2 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (28.26%) CCNP
4 4 (8.70%) CCNA
5 2 (4.35%) MCP
5 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.17%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) XenApp
2 1 (2.17%) vSphere
2 1 (2.17%) vCloud
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (36.96%) CiscoWorks
2 9 (19.57%) HP NNM
3 8 (17.39%) OpenView
4 6 (13.04%) FortiGate
5 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (6.52%) Puppet
6 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (89.13%) Cisco
2 25 (54.35%) Juniper
2 25 (54.35%) CheckPoint
3 17 (36.96%) F5
4 14 (30.43%) Fortinet
5 10 (21.74%) Fujitsu
5 10 (21.74%) HP
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.52%) VMware
7 2 (4.35%) Dell
7 2 (4.35%) Citrix
7 2 (4.35%) Aruba
8 1 (2.17%) Ariba
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago