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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 60 50 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 2 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.43% 2.28% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 2.43% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Average salary - £37,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.06%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
440 452 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.02% 93.78% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 352 403 430
Average salary £37,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,550 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) HP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Key Computers
Salary: Negotiable Depending On Experience
Posted: 12 days ago