The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 60 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.60% 0.58% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.62% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +4.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
481 487 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.59% 94.20% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 399 438 430
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
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%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
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
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 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago