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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 74 83 120
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 24 43 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.03% 2.60% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 2.67% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 39 12
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £34,800 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £80,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
1153 1609 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.71% 97.16% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1371 1527
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 £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 12 £47,000 +25.33% 1
Chester - 5 £52,500 -
Wilmslow - 3 £39,000 -
Crewe +3 2 £36,500 +2.09%
Macclesfield - 2 £53,750 -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 37 (78.72%) Cisco
2 30 (63.83%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (61.70%) Firewall
4 25 (53.19%) CCNA
5 24 (51.06%) LAN
6 23 (48.94%) WAN
7 18 (38.30%) BGP
8 17 (36.17%) CCNP
9 16 (34.04%) OSPF
10 15 (31.91%) Juniper
10 15 (31.91%) Network Security
11 14 (29.79%) VoIP
12 12 (25.53%) MPLS
13 11 (23.40%) CheckPoint
14 10 (21.28%) VMware
14 10 (21.28%) EIGRP
14 10 (21.28%) ITIL
15 9 (19.15%) VPN
15 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (17.02%) DNS
16 8 (17.02%) DHCP
16 8 (17.02%) Ethernet
16 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
16 8 (17.02%) CCIE
17 7 (14.89%) SLA
17 7 (14.89%) SNMP
17 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
17 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
17 7 (14.89%) Telecoms

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 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (61.70%) Firewall
2 24 (51.06%) LAN
3 23 (48.94%) WAN
4 18 (38.30%) BGP
5 16 (34.04%) OSPF
6 15 (31.91%) Network Security
7 14 (29.79%) VoIP
8 12 (25.53%) MPLS
9 10 (21.28%) EIGRP
10 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (19.15%) VPN
11 8 (17.02%) DHCP
11 8 (17.02%) DNS
11 8 (17.02%) Ethernet
11 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
12 7 (14.89%) SNMP
13 6 (12.77%) ISDN
13 6 (12.77%) Wireless
13 6 (12.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Back Office
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
1 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.38%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) ITIL
2 7 (14.89%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (12.77%) Information Security
3 6 (12.77%) Open Source
3 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.64%) Network Management
4 5 (10.64%) Project Management
5 4 (8.51%) Network Design
6 3 (6.38%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.38%) Presales
6 3 (6.38%) Process Improvement
6 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) Security Patching
6 3 (6.38%) Software Deployment
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Network Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) Perl
1 3 (6.38%) Python
2 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (63.83%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (53.19%) CCNA
3 17 (36.17%) CCNP
4 8 (17.02%) CCIE
5 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
5 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
6 6 (12.77%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (6.38%) A+ Certification
7 3 (6.38%) CCDA
7 3 (6.38%) CCDP
7 3 (6.38%) Degree
7 3 (6.38%) JNCIP
7 3 (6.38%) JNCIS
7 3 (6.38%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (4.26%) JNCIA
8 2 (4.26%) MCITP
8 2 (4.26%) MCSE
8 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) SLA
2 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
1 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) Firmware
3 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.13%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 37 (78.72%) Cisco
2 15 (31.91%) Juniper
3 11 (23.40%) CheckPoint
4 10 (21.28%) VMware
5 6 (12.77%) Palo Alto
6 4 (8.51%) Avaya
6 4 (8.51%) HP
6 4 (8.51%) Meraki
6 4 (8.51%) ProCurve
7 2 (4.26%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.26%) Citrix
7 2 (4.26%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (2.13%) F5
8 1 (2.13%) NetApp
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago