The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 66 91 60
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 10 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.33% 0.67% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.70% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 18
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £32,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £58,200 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Network Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
727 861 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.93% 96.74% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 575 751 632
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +36 6 £41,500 +1.21%
Hinckley +6 1 £28,000 -55.20%
Network Engineer
East Midlands

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) HP
1 7 (58.33%) Change Management
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 6 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (50.00%) Clustering
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (50.00%) Dell
2 6 (50.00%) Altiris
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) SCOM
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) LAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (50.00%) IIS
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) IPv6
5 1 (8.33%) RIP
5 1 (8.33%) SNMP
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (8.33%) Frame Relay
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) Multicast
5 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 5 (41.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) Dell
2 6 (50.00%) Altiris
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Mitel
4 1 (8.33%) ProCurve
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam
4 1 (8.33%) Meraki
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint