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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 78 88 100
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 20 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.75% 1.72% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.77% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 20
Median salary £55,000 £80,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +88.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £41,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +8.64%
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
1105 1355 1813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.93% 97.20% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 906 1195 1575
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +13 11 £55,000 -31.25% 2
Crewe -4 2 £36,500 -2.66%
Chester - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £40,000 -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 33 (73.33%) Cisco
2 28 (62.22%) Firewall
3 25 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (42.22%) CCNA
5 17 (37.78%) LAN
5 17 (37.78%) VoIP
6 16 (35.56%) Network Security
6 16 (35.56%) WAN
6 16 (35.56%) OSPF
6 16 (35.56%) BGP
7 12 (26.67%) EIGRP
7 12 (26.67%) MPLS
7 12 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (26.67%) Information Security
8 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
9 10 (22.22%) CCNP
9 10 (22.22%) Ethernet
9 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (20.00%) VMware
11 8 (17.78%) Avaya
11 8 (17.78%) SNMP
11 8 (17.78%) SLA
11 8 (17.78%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (15.56%) VLAN
12 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
12 7 (15.56%) Wireless
13 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
13 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
13 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (62.22%) Firewall
2 17 (37.78%) LAN
2 17 (37.78%) VoIP
3 16 (35.56%) BGP
3 16 (35.56%) Network Security
3 16 (35.56%) OSPF
3 16 (35.56%) WAN
4 12 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (26.67%) EIGRP
4 12 (26.67%) MPLS
5 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
6 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (22.22%) Ethernet
7 8 (17.78%) SNMP
8 7 (15.56%) VLAN
8 7 (15.56%) Wireless
9 6 (13.33%) DNS
9 6 (13.33%) ISDN
9 6 (13.33%) VPLS
9 6 (13.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Back Office
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
1 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.89%) Unix
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Information Security
2 8 (17.78%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (13.33%) Network Management
3 6 (13.33%) Presales
3 6 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (13.33%) Security Patching
3 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 6 (13.33%) Software Deployment
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.67%) Network Design
6 3 (6.67%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (6.67%) Process Improvement
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (2.22%) Change Management
7 1 (2.22%) ITSM
7 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.22%) Security Operations
7 1 (2.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (42.22%) CCNA
3 10 (22.22%) CCNP
4 6 (13.33%) A+ Certification
4 6 (13.33%) Degree
4 6 (13.33%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (6.67%) CCDA
5 3 (6.67%) CCDP
5 3 (6.67%) CCIE
5 3 (6.67%) MCITP
5 3 (6.67%) MCSE
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.22%) CISA
7 1 (2.22%) CISM
7 1 (2.22%) CISSP
7 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) Firmware
3 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) Cisco
2 9 (20.00%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) Avaya
4 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
5 4 (8.89%) HP
5 4 (8.89%) Meraki
5 4 (8.89%) ProCurve
6 3 (6.67%) Juniper
7 2 (4.44%) Aruba
7 2 (4.44%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.44%) Citrix
7 2 (4.44%) F5
7 2 (4.44%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.22%) NetQoS
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