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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 72 85 110
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 101 104 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.16% 2.86% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 2.94% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 94 86 33
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £31,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,350 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -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
3082 3535 2471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.52% 97.20% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2453 2867 2001
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 2 June 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 133 (85.26%) Cisco Certification
1 133 (85.26%) Firewall
2 117 (75.00%) CCNP
3 110 (70.51%) Cisco
4 92 (58.97%) LAN
5 79 (50.64%) CCNA
6 63 (40.38%) Cisco ASA
7 62 (39.74%) CheckPoint
7 62 (39.74%) WAN
8 58 (37.18%) Data Centre
9 49 (31.41%) Network Security
10 34 (21.79%) VPN
11 31 (19.87%) ITIL
12 30 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
13 29 (18.59%) MPLS
14 27 (17.31%) CCSP
14 27 (17.31%) Incident Management
15 25 (16.03%) Cisco PIX
15 25 (16.03%) E-Commerce
16 23 (14.74%) Juniper
16 23 (14.74%) Load Balancing
17 22 (14.10%) Windows
18 21 (13.46%) CCSE
18 21 (13.46%) CCSA
19 19 (12.18%) VoIP
20 16 (10.26%) Linux
21 14 (8.97%) Network Design
21 14 (8.97%) BGP
22 13 (8.33%) VMware
22 13 (8.33%) PCI DSS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 10 (6.41%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.28%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (1.28%) MS Office
1 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 133 (85.26%) Firewall
2 92 (58.97%) LAN
3 63 (40.38%) Cisco ASA
4 62 (39.74%) WAN
5 49 (31.41%) Network Security
6 34 (21.79%) VPN
7 29 (18.59%) MPLS
8 25 (16.03%) Cisco PIX
9 19 (12.18%) VoIP
10 14 (8.97%) BGP
11 11 (7.05%) Wireless
12 10 (6.41%) IPsec
12 10 (6.41%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (5.77%) VLAN
13 9 (5.77%) SSL
13 9 (5.77%) OSPF
14 8 (5.13%) DNS
15 7 (4.49%) Spanning Tree
15 7 (4.49%) IPv4
15 7 (4.49%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (5.77%) Games
2 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.28%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 58 (37.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (0.64%) Photography
3 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.10%) Windows
2 16 (10.26%) Linux
3 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.21%) UNIX
5 3 (1.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.87%) ITIL
2 30 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
3 27 (17.31%) Incident Management
4 25 (16.03%) E-Commerce
5 23 (14.74%) Load Balancing
6 14 (8.97%) Network Design
7 9 (5.77%) Project Management
8 6 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.21%) Business Continuity Planning
9 5 (3.21%) Change Management
9 5 (3.21%) Business Continuity
9 5 (3.21%) BCP
10 4 (2.56%) DDoS Mitigation
10 4 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (2.56%) DevOps
10 4 (2.56%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.56%) Coaching
11 3 (1.92%) Network Management
12 2 (1.28%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 133 (85.26%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (75.00%) CCNP
3 79 (50.64%) CCNA
4 27 (17.31%) CCSP
5 21 (13.46%) CCSE
5 21 (13.46%) CCSA
6 12 (7.69%) CCIE
7 9 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (5.13%) CCDP
9 6 (3.85%) CCDA
10 3 (1.92%) Degree
10 3 (1.92%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.92%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.92%) CCVP
10 3 (1.92%) MCSA
11 2 (1.28%) HP ASE
12 1 (0.64%) HP AIS
12 1 (0.64%) VCAP
12 1 (0.64%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 9 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.56%) vSphere
4 3 (1.92%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.64%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.64%) OpenView
Vendors
1 110 (70.51%) Cisco
2 62 (39.74%) CheckPoint
3 23 (14.74%) Juniper
4 13 (8.33%) VMware
4 13 (8.33%) F5
5 9 (5.77%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.13%) HP
6 8 (5.13%) Brocade
6 8 (5.13%) Meraki
7 6 (3.85%) Citrix
7 6 (3.85%) Riverbed
7 6 (3.85%) SolarWinds
8 5 (3.21%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.56%) NetApp
9 4 (2.56%) Blue Coat
9 4 (2.56%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.28%) Avaya
10 2 (1.28%) Mitel
10 2 (1.28%) Huawei
11 1 (0.64%) Sourcefire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £24000 - £28600 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago