The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 18 April 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 53 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.44% 0.83% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.89% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Average salary £29,750 £25,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £31,000 £28,100
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
441 451 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.29% 93.96% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 365 400 556
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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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
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Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (50.00%) XenApp
4 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (50.00%) HP SIM
4 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) EPoS
6 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) ADSL
5 1 (12.50%) Broadband
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (50.00%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft