The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Network Engineer
Rank 862 824 845
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 26 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.029% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.031% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 37
Average salary £58,000 £54,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £56,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +13.68%
Lead Network Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lead Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lead Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Network Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Lead Network Engineer Salary Trend in England

Lead Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Network Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Lead Network Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Lead Network Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
London 0 10 £58,000 +7.40%
East of England -15 7 £65,000 +20.37% 1
South East -17 7 £50,000 +5.26%
North West -17 2 £40,000 -31.62%
Lead Network Engineer
UK

Lead Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Lead 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 Lead Network Engineer in their job title.

1 40 (83.33%) Cisco
2 34 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (66.67%) CCNP
4 29 (60.42%) VPN
5 26 (54.17%) LAN
5 26 (54.17%) WAN
5 26 (54.17%) Network Security
6 24 (50.00%) Wireless
7 23 (47.92%) Juniper
7 23 (47.92%) VoIP
8 22 (45.83%) BGP
8 22 (45.83%) SolarWinds
9 21 (43.75%) Aruba
9 21 (43.75%) MPLS
10 20 (41.67%) OSPF
11 18 (37.50%) Network Management
12 17 (35.42%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (35.42%) VPLS
12 17 (35.42%) EIGRP
12 17 (35.42%) Firewall
13 16 (33.33%) RIP
13 16 (33.33%) VLAN
13 16 (33.33%) HSRP
13 16 (33.33%) GLBP
14 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
15 9 (18.75%) VMware
16 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
16 8 (16.67%) ITIL
17 7 (14.58%) CCNA
17 7 (14.58%) Wi-Fi

Lead Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Lead 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 Lead Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 29 (60.42%) VPN
2 26 (54.17%) LAN
2 26 (54.17%) WAN
2 26 (54.17%) Network Security
3 24 (50.00%) Wireless
4 23 (47.92%) VoIP
5 22 (45.83%) BGP
6 21 (43.75%) MPLS
7 20 (41.67%) OSPF
8 17 (35.42%) Firewall
8 17 (35.42%) EIGRP
8 17 (35.42%) VPLS
8 17 (35.42%) Cisco IOS
9 16 (33.33%) HSRP
9 16 (33.33%) GLBP
9 16 (33.33%) VLAN
9 16 (33.33%) RIP
10 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (14.58%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (12.50%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Network Management
2 8 (16.67%) ITIL
3 5 (10.42%) Project Management
4 4 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 4 (8.33%) UML
4 4 (8.33%) SSADM
4 4 (8.33%) DoDAF
4 4 (8.33%) MODAF
4 4 (8.33%) SysML
4 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 4 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 4 (8.33%) ArchiMate
5 3 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.17%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.17%) Information Security
6 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.17%) Network Design
7 1 (2.08%) Network Planning
7 1 (2.08%) Service Management
7 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 34 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (66.67%) CCNP
3 7 (14.58%) CCNA
4 4 (8.33%) CCSE
4 4 (8.33%) Degree
4 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) CCIE
6 2 (4.17%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (4.17%) CCSA
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.08%) MCSE
7 1 (2.08%) VCAP
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.08%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
1 1 (2.08%) SCOM
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 40 (83.33%) Cisco
2 23 (47.92%) Juniper
3 22 (45.83%) SolarWinds
4 21 (43.75%) Aruba
5 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
6 9 (18.75%) VMware
7 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.58%) F5
9 6 (12.50%) HP
10 4 (8.33%) Nortel
10 4 (8.33%) Brocade
10 4 (8.33%) ProCurve
11 3 (6.25%) Meru Networks
11 3 (6.25%) Mitel
11 3 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 3 (6.25%) Dell
12 2 (4.17%) Blue Coat
12 2 (4.17%) Nokia
12 2 (4.17%) McAfee
12 2 (4.17%) TippingPoint