The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 87 96 111
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 84 87 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.42% 2.35% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 2.43% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 79 70 31
Average salary £49,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,875 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.50%
Network Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3376 3586 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.21% 96.89% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2661 2895 2174
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 124 (84.35%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (81.63%) Firewall
3 110 (74.83%) CCNP
4 108 (73.47%) Cisco
5 89 (60.54%) LAN
6 70 (47.62%) CCNA
7 68 (46.26%) WAN
8 59 (40.14%) CheckPoint
9 57 (38.78%) Cisco ASA
10 51 (34.69%) Network Security
11 38 (25.85%) MPLS
12 36 (24.49%) VPN
13 32 (21.77%) ITIL
14 29 (19.73%) CCSP
15 28 (19.05%) Incident Management
16 26 (17.69%) E-Commerce
16 26 (17.69%) Capacity Planning
16 26 (17.69%) Cisco PIX
17 24 (16.33%) Load Balancing
18 23 (15.65%) VoIP
19 19 (12.93%) BGP
19 19 (12.93%) Juniper
19 19 (12.93%) CCSE
20 17 (11.56%) CCSA
21 16 (10.88%) VLAN
22 15 (10.20%) Linux
22 15 (10.20%) PCI DSS
23 14 (9.52%) CCIE
23 14 (9.52%) OSPF
24 12 (8.16%) IPsec

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) MS Office
1 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.36%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 120 (81.63%) Firewall
2 89 (60.54%) LAN
3 68 (46.26%) WAN
4 57 (38.78%) Cisco ASA
5 51 (34.69%) Network Security
6 38 (25.85%) MPLS
7 36 (24.49%) VPN
8 26 (17.69%) Cisco PIX
9 23 (15.65%) VoIP
10 19 (12.93%) BGP
11 16 (10.88%) VLAN
12 14 (9.52%) OSPF
13 12 (8.16%) IPsec
14 11 (7.48%) SSL
14 11 (7.48%) Spanning Tree
15 10 (6.80%) DNS
15 10 (6.80%) TCP/IP
16 9 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
17 8 (5.44%) EIGRP
17 8 (5.44%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (2.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (7.48%) Games
2 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.36%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.36%) NHS
2 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.20%) Linux
2 11 (7.48%) Windows
3 5 (3.40%) UNIX
4 4 (2.72%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.77%) ITIL
2 28 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 26 (17.69%) E-Commerce
3 26 (17.69%) Capacity Planning
4 24 (16.33%) Load Balancing
5 10 (6.80%) Network Design
5 10 (6.80%) Project Management
6 7 (4.76%) Change Management
6 7 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.08%) Business Continuity Planning
7 6 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.08%) Business Continuity
7 6 (4.08%) BCP
8 5 (3.40%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (3.40%) Network Architecture
9 4 (2.72%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.72%) Coaching
10 3 (2.04%) Migration
10 3 (2.04%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (2.04%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 124 (84.35%) Cisco Certification
2 110 (74.83%) CCNP
3 70 (47.62%) CCNA
4 29 (19.73%) CCSP
5 19 (12.93%) CCSE
6 17 (11.56%) CCSA
7 14 (9.52%) CCIE
8 11 (7.48%) CCDP
9 10 (6.80%) CCDA
10 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (2.72%) MCSA
13 3 (2.04%) CCIP
13 3 (2.04%) JNCIA
13 3 (2.04%) JNCIS
14 2 (1.36%) VCAP
14 2 (1.36%) VCP5
14 2 (1.36%) HP ASE
14 2 (1.36%) CCVP
14 2 (1.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.20%) PCI DSS
2 8 (5.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.72%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.36%) vSphere
4 2 (1.36%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) Firmware
5 1 (0.68%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.68%) OpenView
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 108 (73.47%) Cisco
2 59 (40.14%) CheckPoint
3 19 (12.93%) Juniper
4 12 (8.16%) VMware
5 9 (6.12%) F5
6 7 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.76%) Brocade
7 5 (3.40%) HP
8 4 (2.72%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.72%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.04%) Citrix
9 3 (2.04%) Avaya
9 3 (2.04%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.36%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.36%) Meraki
10 2 (1.36%) Huawei
10 2 (1.36%) NetApp
11 1 (0.68%) Sourcefire
11 1 (0.68%) Mitel
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