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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 62 100 109
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 24 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.52% 1.69% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 1.75% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 7
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £23,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +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
918 1660 1713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.33% 96.74% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 802 1322 1324
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £53,000
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +25 12 £45,000 +20.00%
Alderley Edge - 2 £52,500 -
Crewe +22 1 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Chester -2 1 £75,000 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 25 (75.76%) Cisco
2 23 (69.70%) WAN
3 22 (66.67%) LAN
4 20 (60.61%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (57.58%) Juniper
5 19 (57.58%) Firewall
6 18 (54.55%) CCNP
7 15 (45.45%) CCNA
7 15 (45.45%) Network Security
8 10 (30.30%) BGP
8 10 (30.30%) ITIL
9 9 (27.27%) VPN
9 9 (27.27%) Project Management
10 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
11 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
11 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
11 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
11 7 (21.21%) Open Source
12 6 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (18.18%) Palo Alto
12 6 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (18.18%) Metasploit
12 6 (18.18%) Wireshark
12 6 (18.18%) Network Design
12 6 (18.18%) CCIE
12 6 (18.18%) VoIP
12 6 (18.18%) VMware
12 6 (18.18%) DWDM

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 (69.70%) WAN
2 22 (66.67%) LAN
3 19 (57.58%) Firewall
4 15 (45.45%) Network Security
5 10 (30.30%) BGP
6 9 (27.27%) VPN
7 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (18.18%) DWDM
7 6 (18.18%) OSPF
7 6 (18.18%) VoIP
7 6 (18.18%) Wireshark
8 5 (15.15%) Broadband
8 5 (15.15%) DHCP
8 5 (15.15%) DNS
8 5 (15.15%) MPLS
9 2 (6.06%) EIGRP
9 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (6.06%) WLAN
10 1 (3.03%) ADSL
10 1 (3.03%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Project Management
3 7 (21.21%) Open Source
4 6 (18.18%) Network Design
4 6 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.15%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (12.12%) Network Optimisation
7 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Network Management
7 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.03%) Change Control
8 1 (3.03%) Change Management
8 1 (3.03%) Process Management
8 1 (3.03%) SIEM
8 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Perl
1 5 (15.15%) Python
2 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) PHP
3 1 (3.03%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (54.55%) CCNP
3 15 (45.45%) CCNA
4 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
4 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
5 6 (18.18%) CCIE
6 5 (15.15%) JNCIP
6 5 (15.15%) JNCIS
7 2 (6.06%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Cisco
2 19 (57.58%) Juniper
3 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
4 6 (18.18%) Palo Alto
4 6 (18.18%) VMware
5 4 (12.12%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix
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