The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicester region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 36 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 27 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.07% 0.75% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.21% 0.76% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 5
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +70.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Network Engineer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
435 393 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.75% 98.50% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 384 310 408
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Leicester region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Leicester

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (87.18%) Firewall
2 30 (76.92%) LAN
3 26 (66.67%) Network Security
4 22 (56.41%) TCP/IP
4 22 (56.41%) CheckPoint
5 21 (53.85%) Configuration Management
5 21 (53.85%) Retail
5 21 (53.85%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (23.08%) Wireless
6 9 (23.08%) WAN
6 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
7 8 (20.51%) OSPF
7 8 (20.51%) BGP
7 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
8 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
8 7 (17.95%) Cisco
8 7 (17.95%) ITIL
8 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
8 7 (17.95%) Supplier Management
8 7 (17.95%) Coaching
9 6 (15.38%) CCNP
9 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (12.82%) VPN
11 4 (10.26%) Juniper
11 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
12 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
12 2 (5.13%) IaaS
12 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
12 2 (5.13%) SLA

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (87.18%) Firewall
2 30 (76.92%) LAN
3 26 (66.67%) Network Security
4 22 (56.41%) TCP/IP
5 9 (23.08%) WAN
5 9 (23.08%) Wireless
6 8 (20.51%) BGP
6 8 (20.51%) OSPF
7 5 (12.82%) VPN
8 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.56%) VoIP
8 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
General
1 21 (53.85%) Retail
2 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Capacity Planning
1 21 (53.85%) Configuration Management
2 7 (17.95%) Coaching
2 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
2 7 (17.95%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
2 7 (17.95%) Supplier Management
3 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
4 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) CCNP
1 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) CheckPoint
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco
3 4 (10.26%) Juniper
4 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto