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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 40 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.05% 1.14% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 1.16% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 13
Median salary £43,500 £42,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £43,800 £45,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
318 430 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.07% 98.17% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 250 372 495
Median salary £41,522 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.30% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 31 May 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 14 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (59.09%) CCNP
2 13 (59.09%) OSPF
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
3 12 (54.55%) BGP
3 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
4 8 (36.36%) Juniper
4 8 (36.36%) VPN
4 8 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (27.27%) LAN
5 6 (27.27%) WAN
6 5 (22.73%) Wireless
7 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
7 4 (18.18%) Network Security
7 4 (18.18%) Coaching
7 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 4 (18.18%) CCNA
8 3 (13.64%) Project Management
8 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
9 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
9 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
9 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (9.09%) IaaS
9 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
9 2 (9.09%) VoIP

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 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
1 13 (59.09%) OSPF
2 12 (54.55%) BGP
3 8 (36.36%) VPN
4 6 (27.27%) LAN
4 6 (27.27%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) Wireless
6 4 (18.18%) Network Security
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (9.09%) VoIP
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (4.55%) MPLS
8 1 (4.55%) NX-OS
General
1 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (18.18%) Coaching
2 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Network Management
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (59.09%) CCNP
3 4 (18.18%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
4 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) Avaya
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (4.55%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Meraki
5 1 (4.55%) Mitel