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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 109 96 123
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 70 79 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.06% 2.40% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 2.50% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 68 62 18
Average salary £45,000 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.20% -5.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
3312 3164 2828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.33% 95.97% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2698 2464 2419
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £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 23 January 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 229 (91.60%) Cisco
2 218 (87.20%) Cisco Certification
3 215 (86.00%) Firewall
4 179 (71.60%) CCNP
5 139 (55.60%) WAN
6 138 (55.20%) LAN
7 119 (47.60%) CCNA
8 113 (45.20%) Cisco ASA
9 110 (44.00%) Network Security
10 109 (43.60%) CheckPoint
11 103 (41.20%) MPLS
12 86 (34.40%) VoIP
13 78 (31.20%) BGP
14 76 (30.40%) E-Commerce
15 60 (24.00%) CCSP
16 49 (19.60%) VPN
17 47 (18.80%) Incident Management
17 47 (18.80%) Capacity Planning
18 46 (18.40%) OSPF
19 40 (16.00%) EIGRP
19 40 (16.00%) Load Balancing
20 38 (15.20%) ITIL
21 34 (13.60%) FWSM
22 31 (12.40%) Cisco Nexus
23 30 (12.00%) Cisco CUCM
23 30 (12.00%) CCSE
24 27 (10.80%) CCIE
25 26 (10.40%) Juniper
26 25 (10.00%) Change Management
26 25 (10.00%) DMVPN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (0.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 215 (86.00%) Firewall
2 139 (55.60%) WAN
3 138 (55.20%) LAN
4 113 (45.20%) Cisco ASA
5 110 (44.00%) Network Security
6 103 (41.20%) MPLS
7 86 (34.40%) VoIP
8 78 (31.20%) BGP
9 49 (19.60%) VPN
10 46 (18.40%) OSPF
11 40 (16.00%) EIGRP
12 34 (13.60%) FWSM
13 31 (12.40%) Cisco Nexus
14 25 (10.00%) DMVPN
15 23 (9.20%) WLAN
16 22 (8.80%) VLAN
17 20 (8.00%) TCP/IP
18 19 (7.60%) DMZ
19 15 (6.00%) SSL
19 15 (6.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.20%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (6.80%) Telecoms
2 13 (5.20%) Finance
3 11 (4.40%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.40%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (1.60%) CMDB
2 3 (1.20%) NHS
2 3 (1.20%) IVR
3 2 (0.80%) PKI
3 2 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.00%) Windows
2 17 (6.80%) Linux
3 5 (2.00%) UNIX
4 2 (0.80%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (30.40%) E-Commerce
2 47 (18.80%) Incident Management
2 47 (18.80%) Capacity Planning
3 40 (16.00%) Load Balancing
4 38 (15.20%) ITIL
5 25 (10.00%) Change Management
6 18 (7.20%) Network Design
7 12 (4.80%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (4.40%) Network Architecture
9 10 (4.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (2.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (1.60%) Information Security
11 4 (1.60%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (1.60%) DevOps
12 3 (1.20%) Migration
13 2 (0.80%) Business Continuity
13 2 (0.80%) Disaster Recovery
13 2 (0.80%) TOGAF
13 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 23 (9.20%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 218 (87.20%) Cisco Certification
2 179 (71.60%) CCNP
3 119 (47.60%) CCNA
4 60 (24.00%) CCSP
5 30 (12.00%) CCSE
6 27 (10.80%) CCIE
7 19 (7.60%) CCDP
7 19 (7.60%) CCSA
8 12 (4.80%) CCDA
9 10 (4.00%) CCVP
10 5 (2.00%) CCIP
11 4 (1.60%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.60%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.20%) MCSE
12 3 (1.20%) JNCIS
13 2 (0.80%) CISSP
13 2 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.80%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.60%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.40%) SLA
3 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.40%) XenApp
3 3 (1.20%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.80%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.80%) UAG
4 2 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.40%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (12.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.40%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.40%) WSUS
3 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 229 (91.60%) Cisco
2 109 (43.60%) CheckPoint
3 26 (10.40%) Juniper
4 23 (9.20%) VMware
4 23 (9.20%) Motorola
5 13 (5.20%) Microsoft
5 13 (5.20%) SolarWinds
6 9 (3.60%) Brocade
6 9 (3.60%) Fortinet
7 8 (3.20%) Riverbed
7 8 (3.20%) Citrix
8 4 (1.60%) Blue Coat
8 4 (1.60%) F5
9 2 (0.80%) Capita
9 2 (0.80%) ScanSafe
10 1 (0.40%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.40%) Avaya
10 1 (0.40%) NetApp
10 1 (0.40%) Mitel
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