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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 62 64 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 10 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.41% 1.57% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.59% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 9
Average salary £45,750 £42,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.92% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £41,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £42,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
681 694 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.05% 99.28% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 587 551 709
Average salary £41,543 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.85% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 8 £46,500 +10.71%
Network Engineer
East Midlands

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) CCNP
3 12 (57.14%) Project Management
3 12 (57.14%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) LAN
4 11 (52.38%) WAN
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (42.86%) CCNA
7 8 (38.10%) VoIP
7 8 (38.10%) Wireless
7 8 (38.10%) Network Design
8 7 (33.33%) Network Management
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
9 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
9 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (23.81%) Meraki
10 5 (23.81%) NX-OS
11 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
11 4 (19.05%) VPN
11 4 (19.05%) Internet
11 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
12 3 (14.29%) WatchGuard
12 3 (14.29%) Network Security
12 3 (14.29%) Time Management
12 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (14.29%) Juniper

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) LAN
2 11 (52.38%) WAN
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (38.10%) VoIP
4 8 (38.10%) Wireless
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (23.81%) NX-OS
7 4 (19.05%) Internet
7 4 (19.05%) VPN
8 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
8 3 (14.29%) Network Security
8 3 (14.29%) OSPF
9 2 (9.52%) BGP
10 1 (4.76%) MPLS
10 1 (4.76%) RTP
10 1 (4.76%) SSL
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) Network Design
3 7 (33.33%) Network Management
4 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security Management
5 3 (14.29%) Security Management
5 3 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (90.48%) CCNP
3 9 (42.86%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) CCDA
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) HND
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
2 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 5 (23.81%) Meraki
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
4 3 (14.29%) WatchGuard
5 2 (9.52%) IronPort
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Mitel
6 1 (4.76%) Verint
Leicestershire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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