The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
North West / Lancashire
Rank 41 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.19% 0.29% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 0.31% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 4
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +17.18%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
432 324 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.41% 94.46% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 393 281 417
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
Chorley +2 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Lancashire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) CCNP
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
3 18 (85.71%) MPLS
3 18 (85.71%) OSPF
3 18 (85.71%) BGP
3 18 (85.71%) Firewall
3 18 (85.71%) Mentoring
4 17 (80.95%) JNCIP
5 16 (76.19%) Network Management
5 16 (76.19%) Network Design
5 16 (76.19%) Juniper
6 14 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
6 14 (66.67%) Network Security
7 11 (52.38%) CCNA
8 7 (33.33%) WAN
8 7 (33.33%) LAN
9 4 (19.05%) Data Analytics
9 4 (19.05%) Analytics
9 4 (19.05%) SaaS
10 2 (9.52%) FortiGate
10 2 (9.52%) WLAN
10 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
11 1 (4.76%) F5
11 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
11 1 (4.76%) Degree

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) BGP
1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
1 18 (85.71%) MPLS
1 18 (85.71%) OSPF
2 14 (66.67%) Network Security
3 7 (33.33%) LAN
3 7 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.52%) WLAN
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 16 (76.19%) Network Design
2 16 (76.19%) Network Management
3 14 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CCNP
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (80.95%) JNCIP
3 11 (52.38%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) Juniper
3 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.76%) F5
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 11 days ago