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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 87 113 107
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 95 64 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.84% 1.98% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 2.05% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 84 54 39
Average salary £45,000 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.20% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,800 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,500
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
3244 3115 2847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.07% 96.17% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2601 2436 2438
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 £24,400 £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 29 December 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 266 (92.36%) Cisco
2 252 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 248 (86.11%) Firewall
4 205 (71.18%) CCNP
5 162 (56.25%) WAN
6 159 (55.21%) LAN
7 141 (48.96%) CCNA
8 130 (45.14%) Cisco ASA
9 126 (43.75%) CheckPoint
10 125 (43.40%) Network Security
11 115 (39.93%) MPLS
12 99 (34.38%) VoIP
13 95 (32.99%) BGP
14 89 (30.90%) E-Commerce
15 68 (23.61%) CCSP
16 55 (19.10%) VPN
16 55 (19.10%) OSPF
17 53 (18.40%) EIGRP
17 53 (18.40%) Incident Management
17 53 (18.40%) Capacity Planning
18 48 (16.67%) Load Balancing
19 42 (14.58%) FWSM
20 41 (14.24%) ITIL
21 40 (13.89%) Cisco CUCM
21 40 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
22 33 (11.46%) DMVPN
23 32 (11.11%) CCSE
23 32 (11.11%) Change Management
24 31 (10.76%) WLAN
24 31 (10.76%) CCIE

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 3 (1.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 248 (86.11%) Firewall
2 162 (56.25%) WAN
3 159 (55.21%) LAN
4 130 (45.14%) Cisco ASA
5 125 (43.40%) Network Security
6 115 (39.93%) MPLS
7 99 (34.38%) VoIP
8 95 (32.99%) BGP
9 55 (19.10%) VPN
9 55 (19.10%) OSPF
10 53 (18.40%) EIGRP
11 42 (14.58%) FWSM
12 40 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
13 33 (11.46%) DMVPN
14 31 (10.76%) WLAN
15 27 (9.38%) TCP/IP
16 24 (8.33%) DMZ
17 20 (6.94%) VLAN
18 15 (5.21%) Wireless
19 14 (4.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (0.69%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (7.29%) Telecoms
2 15 (5.21%) Finance
3 9 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.78%) CMDB
2 3 (1.04%) NHS
2 3 (1.04%) IVR
3 2 (0.69%) PKI
3 2 (0.69%) Social Media
3 2 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.35%) Open Source
4 1 (0.35%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.64%) Windows
2 15 (5.21%) Linux
3 3 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.69%) UNIX
5 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (30.90%) E-Commerce
2 53 (18.40%) Incident Management
2 53 (18.40%) Capacity Planning
3 48 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 41 (14.24%) ITIL
5 32 (11.11%) Change Management
6 16 (5.56%) Network Design
7 12 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 12 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (3.82%) Network Architecture
8 11 (3.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (2.78%) DevOps
9 8 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (1.74%) Information Security
11 4 (1.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (1.04%) Network Management
13 2 (0.69%) Cyber Security
13 2 (0.69%) Business Continuity Planning
13 2 (0.69%) Line Management
13 2 (0.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (10.76%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 252 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 205 (71.18%) CCNP
3 141 (48.96%) CCNA
4 68 (23.61%) CCSP
5 32 (11.11%) CCSE
6 31 (10.76%) CCIE
7 23 (7.99%) CCDP
8 18 (6.25%) CCSA
9 16 (5.56%) CCVP
10 15 (5.21%) CCDA
11 7 (2.43%) Check Point Certification
12 6 (2.08%) CCIP
13 4 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (1.04%) MCSE
15 2 (0.69%) MCSA
15 2 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.69%) JNCIA
15 2 (0.69%) VCAP
15 2 (0.69%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.60%) PCI DSS
2 10 (3.47%) SLA
3 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (3.13%) XenApp
2 3 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.04%) ProxySG
3 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (0.69%) UAG
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 40 (13.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.35%) Nagios
3 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.35%) WSUS
3 1 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 266 (92.36%) Cisco
2 126 (43.75%) CheckPoint
3 31 (10.76%) Motorola
4 29 (10.07%) VMware
5 25 (8.68%) Juniper
6 17 (5.90%) Microsoft
7 16 (5.56%) SolarWinds
8 14 (4.86%) Citrix
9 12 (4.17%) Riverbed
10 9 (3.13%) Fortinet
11 8 (2.78%) F5
11 8 (2.78%) Brocade
12 4 (1.39%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.39%) Capita
13 2 (0.69%) ScanSafe
14 1 (0.35%) Huawei
14 1 (0.35%) Mitel
14 1 (0.35%) LANDesk
14 1 (0.35%) ProCurve
14 1 (0.35%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 10 days ago