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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 102 97 119
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 79 87 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.10% 2.32% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 2.41% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 76 65 22
Average salary £49,000 £35,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +10.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3659 3614 2764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.50% 96.42% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2951 2904 2233
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 £27,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 1 April 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 139 (85.80%) Cisco Certification
2 135 (83.33%) Firewall
3 126 (77.78%) CCNP
4 123 (75.93%) Cisco
5 99 (61.11%) LAN
6 83 (51.23%) WAN
7 71 (43.83%) CCNA
8 68 (41.98%) CheckPoint
9 61 (37.65%) Cisco ASA
10 58 (35.80%) Network Security
11 51 (31.48%) MPLS
12 40 (24.69%) VPN
13 38 (23.46%) ITIL
14 34 (20.99%) VoIP
15 33 (20.37%) CCSP
16 31 (19.14%) E-Commerce
17 28 (17.28%) Incident Management
18 27 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
19 26 (16.05%) BGP
19 26 (16.05%) Load Balancing
20 24 (14.81%) CCSE
21 23 (14.20%) Cisco PIX
22 21 (12.96%) Juniper
23 20 (12.35%) CCIE
23 20 (12.35%) OSPF
23 20 (12.35%) PCI DSS
24 19 (11.73%) CCSA
25 17 (10.49%) VLAN
26 16 (9.88%) Linux
27 14 (8.64%) CCDP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 4 (2.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 135 (83.33%) Firewall
2 99 (61.11%) LAN
3 83 (51.23%) WAN
4 61 (37.65%) Cisco ASA
5 58 (35.80%) Network Security
6 51 (31.48%) MPLS
7 40 (24.69%) VPN
8 34 (20.99%) VoIP
9 26 (16.05%) BGP
10 23 (14.20%) Cisco PIX
11 20 (12.35%) OSPF
12 17 (10.49%) VLAN
13 11 (6.79%) IPsec
13 11 (6.79%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (6.17%) EIGRP
14 10 (6.17%) SSL
15 9 (5.56%) IPv4
15 9 (5.56%) IPv6
15 9 (5.56%) TCP/IP
16 8 (4.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.47%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (8.02%) Games
2 5 (3.09%) Finance
3 3 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.62%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (1.85%) NHS
2 2 (1.23%) PKI
2 2 (1.23%) Social Media
3 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.88%) Linux
2 8 (4.94%) Windows
3 5 (3.09%) UNIX
4 4 (2.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.46%) ITIL
2 31 (19.14%) E-Commerce
3 28 (17.28%) Incident Management
4 27 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 26 (16.05%) Load Balancing
6 12 (7.41%) Change Management
7 11 (6.79%) Network Design
8 9 (5.56%) Network Architecture
8 9 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (4.32%) Project Management
10 6 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (2.47%) Business Continuity
12 4 (2.47%) BCP
12 4 (2.47%) Business Continuity Planning
13 3 (1.85%) Network Monitoring
13 3 (1.85%) Mentoring
13 3 (1.85%) Migration
14 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.23%) Lisp
2 1 (0.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 139 (85.80%) Cisco Certification
2 126 (77.78%) CCNP
3 71 (43.83%) CCNA
4 33 (20.37%) CCSP
5 24 (14.81%) CCSE
6 20 (12.35%) CCIE
7 19 (11.73%) CCSA
8 14 (8.64%) CCDP
9 9 (5.56%) CCDA
10 7 (4.32%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.47%) CCVP
12 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.85%) CCIP
12 3 (1.85%) MCSE
12 3 (1.85%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.85%) JNCIS
13 2 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.23%) HP ASE
13 2 (1.23%) VCAP
13 2 (1.23%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.35%) PCI DSS
2 10 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.47%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (1.23%) UAG
5 1 (0.62%) XenApp
5 1 (0.62%) vSphere
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.62%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.62%) OpenView
4 1 (0.62%) WSUS
4 1 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 123 (75.93%) Cisco
2 68 (41.98%) CheckPoint
3 21 (12.96%) Juniper
4 10 (6.17%) VMware
5 8 (4.94%) F5
6 7 (4.32%) Brocade
6 7 (4.32%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.32%) SolarWinds
7 4 (2.47%) HP
7 4 (2.47%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.85%) Fortinet
8 3 (1.85%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.23%) Huawei
9 2 (1.23%) ScanSafe
9 2 (1.23%) Citrix
9 2 (1.23%) Avaya
9 2 (1.23%) Motorola
9 2 (1.23%) NetApp
10 1 (0.62%) Mitel
10 1 (0.62%) LANDesk
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