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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 130 90 122
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 50 85 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.37% 2.50% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 2.60% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 65 14
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £46,500 £49,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
3576 3269 2770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.81% 96.29% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2894 2557 2293
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 166 (90.71%) Cisco
2 160 (87.43%) Cisco Certification
3 152 (83.06%) Firewall
4 135 (73.77%) CCNP
5 102 (55.74%) LAN
5 102 (55.74%) WAN
6 84 (45.90%) CCNA
7 80 (43.72%) CheckPoint
7 80 (43.72%) Cisco ASA
8 77 (42.08%) MPLS
9 75 (40.98%) Network Security
10 56 (30.60%) VoIP
11 55 (30.05%) E-Commerce
12 48 (26.23%) BGP
13 47 (25.68%) CCSP
14 38 (20.77%) ITIL
15 37 (20.22%) VPN
15 37 (20.22%) Incident Management
15 37 (20.22%) Capacity Planning
16 31 (16.94%) Load Balancing
16 31 (16.94%) OSPF
17 24 (13.11%) EIGRP
17 24 (13.11%) CCIE
17 24 (13.11%) CCSE
18 21 (11.48%) Juniper
19 20 (10.93%) PCI DSS
20 19 (10.38%) FWSM
20 19 (10.38%) Cisco Nexus
20 19 (10.38%) CCDP
21 18 (9.84%) VMware

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (3.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 152 (83.06%) Firewall
2 102 (55.74%) WAN
2 102 (55.74%) LAN
3 80 (43.72%) Cisco ASA
4 77 (42.08%) MPLS
5 75 (40.98%) Network Security
6 56 (30.60%) VoIP
7 48 (26.23%) BGP
8 37 (20.22%) VPN
9 31 (16.94%) OSPF
10 24 (13.11%) EIGRP
11 19 (10.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 19 (10.38%) FWSM
12 18 (9.84%) VLAN
12 18 (9.84%) Cisco PIX
13 15 (8.20%) DMVPN
14 14 (7.65%) TCP/IP
15 12 (6.56%) WLAN
16 11 (6.01%) DMZ
17 10 (5.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (1.64%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (6.56%) Games
2 8 (4.37%) Finance
3 7 (3.83%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (1.64%) NHS
2 2 (1.09%) PKI
2 2 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.74%) Windows
1 16 (8.74%) Linux
2 5 (2.73%) UNIX
3 3 (1.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (30.05%) E-Commerce
2 38 (20.77%) ITIL
3 37 (20.22%) Incident Management
3 37 (20.22%) Capacity Planning
4 31 (16.94%) Load Balancing
5 18 (9.84%) Change Management
6 15 (8.20%) Network Design
7 13 (7.10%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (6.01%) Network Architecture
8 11 (6.01%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (3.83%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (2.73%) Project Management
12 3 (1.64%) Business Continuity
12 3 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (1.64%) Migration
12 3 (1.64%) BCP
12 3 (1.64%) Business Continuity Planning
12 3 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
13 2 (1.09%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.56%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 160 (87.43%) Cisco Certification
2 135 (73.77%) CCNP
3 84 (45.90%) CCNA
4 47 (25.68%) CCSP
5 24 (13.11%) CCIE
5 24 (13.11%) CCSE
6 19 (10.38%) CCDP
7 17 (9.29%) CCSA
8 12 (6.56%) CCDA
9 8 (4.37%) CCVP
10 6 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.64%) CCIP
11 3 (1.64%) MCSE
11 3 (1.64%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.64%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.09%) VCAP
12 2 (1.09%) VCP5
12 2 (1.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.93%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.64%) SLA
3 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.73%) XenApp
3 4 (2.19%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.64%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.09%) UAG
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (8.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.55%) WSUS
3 1 (0.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 166 (90.71%) Cisco
2 80 (43.72%) CheckPoint
3 21 (11.48%) Juniper
4 18 (9.84%) VMware
5 12 (6.56%) Motorola
5 12 (6.56%) Microsoft
6 10 (5.46%) SolarWinds
7 8 (4.37%) Brocade
8 7 (3.83%) Riverbed
9 6 (3.28%) Citrix
10 5 (2.73%) Fortinet
11 4 (2.19%) F5
12 3 (1.64%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.09%) ScanSafe
13 2 (1.09%) NetApp
14 1 (0.55%) Mitel
14 1 (0.55%) Avaya
14 1 (0.55%) HP
14 1 (0.55%) LANDesk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £17000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 5 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Vodafone Group
Posted: 6 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago