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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 43 97 104
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 177 56 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.78% 2.16% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.95% 2.26% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 128 49 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3578 2481 2676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.60% 95.50% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2760 1912 2190
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 251 (90.29%) Cisco
2 243 (87.41%) Firewall
3 237 (85.25%) Cisco Certification
4 173 (62.23%) CCNP
5 145 (52.16%) CCNA
6 144 (51.80%) WAN
7 141 (50.72%) LAN
8 139 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
9 108 (38.85%) CheckPoint
10 106 (38.13%) Network Security
11 98 (35.25%) VoIP
12 95 (34.17%) E-Commerce
13 91 (32.73%) BGP
14 75 (26.98%) MPLS
15 65 (23.38%) EIGRP
16 62 (22.30%) Cisco Nexus
17 57 (20.50%) Cisco CUCM
18 56 (20.14%) Load Balancing
19 51 (18.35%) DMVPN
19 51 (18.35%) CCSP
19 51 (18.35%) Motorola
19 51 (18.35%) Lisp
19 51 (18.35%) WLAN
20 50 (17.99%) Incident Management
20 50 (17.99%) Capacity Planning
21 43 (15.47%) FWSM
22 35 (12.59%) OSPF
23 30 (10.79%) VPN
24 24 (8.63%) Multicast
25 23 (8.27%) Cisco IOS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 8 (2.88%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.52%) CMS
2 7 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.36%) Lync
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 243 (87.41%) Firewall
2 144 (51.80%) WAN
3 141 (50.72%) LAN
4 139 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 106 (38.13%) Network Security
6 98 (35.25%) VoIP
7 91 (32.73%) BGP
8 75 (26.98%) MPLS
9 65 (23.38%) EIGRP
10 62 (22.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 51 (18.35%) DMVPN
11 51 (18.35%) WLAN
12 43 (15.47%) FWSM
13 35 (12.59%) OSPF
14 30 (10.79%) VPN
15 24 (8.63%) Multicast
16 23 (8.27%) Cisco IOS
17 19 (6.83%) TCP/IP
18 18 (6.47%) DMZ
19 15 (5.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
General
1 15 (5.40%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.32%) Finance
3 2 (0.72%) Advertising
4 1 (0.36%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.88%) CMDB
2 4 (1.44%) EqualLogic
3 3 (1.08%) IVR
4 1 (0.36%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.27%) Windows
2 11 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (3.24%) Linux
4 6 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (34.17%) E-Commerce
2 56 (20.14%) Load Balancing
3 50 (17.99%) Incident Management
3 50 (17.99%) Capacity Planning
4 17 (6.12%) Change Management
5 16 (5.76%) ITIL
6 15 (5.40%) Network Design
7 9 (3.24%) Network Management
8 8 (2.88%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (2.88%) DevOps
9 5 (1.80%) Software Engineering
9 5 (1.80%) Information Security
10 3 (1.08%) Service Delivery
10 3 (1.08%) Resource Management
10 3 (1.08%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (0.72%) ITIL V3
11 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Architecture
12 1 (0.36%) Migration
12 1 (0.36%) Information Management
12 1 (0.36%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 51 (18.35%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 237 (85.25%) Cisco Certification
2 173 (62.23%) CCNP
3 145 (52.16%) CCNA
4 51 (18.35%) CCSP
5 20 (7.19%) CCSE
6 19 (6.83%) CCIE
7 13 (4.68%) Check Point Certification
8 8 (2.88%) CCVP
9 6 (2.16%) CCSA
10 5 (1.80%) HND
10 5 (1.80%) CCDA
10 5 (1.80%) CCDP
10 5 (1.80%) Degree
11 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.44%) MCSE
11 4 (1.44%) CCIP
12 3 (1.08%) MCSA
12 3 (1.08%) MCP
12 3 (1.08%) MCITP
13 2 (0.72%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.40%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.52%) XenApp
2 5 (1.80%) ProxySG
3 4 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 57 (20.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.16%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (1.44%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 251 (90.29%) Cisco
2 108 (38.85%) CheckPoint
3 51 (18.35%) Motorola
4 21 (7.55%) VMware
5 19 (6.83%) Juniper
6 12 (4.32%) Citrix
6 12 (4.32%) F5
7 10 (3.60%) Microsoft
8 9 (3.24%) Avaya
8 9 (3.24%) SolarWinds
9 6 (2.16%) Fortinet
9 6 (2.16%) Capita
10 5 (1.80%) Blue Coat
10 5 (1.80%) Dell
10 5 (1.80%) Riverbed
11 3 (1.08%) Symantec
12 2 (0.72%) Brocade
12 2 (0.72%) HP
13 1 (0.36%) Sourcefire
13 1 (0.36%) Mitel
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