The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 133 146 164
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 47 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.35% 1.07% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.11% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 31
Median salary £38,500 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.46% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
Network Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3407 3237 3888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.79% 96.66% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2934 2702 3189
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +7 7 £32,000 -21.95% 2
Sale - 3 £32,500 -
Bury - 2 £52,500 -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Manchester region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (79.73%) Cisco
2 45 (60.81%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (58.11%) Firewall
4 33 (44.59%) CCNA
4 33 (44.59%) LAN
5 31 (41.89%) CCNP
6 29 (39.19%) WAN
7 27 (36.49%) VPN
8 26 (35.14%) Juniper
9 25 (33.78%) MPLS
10 23 (31.08%) BGP
11 21 (28.38%) OSPF
12 20 (27.03%) ITIL
12 20 (27.03%) Telecoms
13 19 (25.68%) Windows
13 19 (25.68%) Network Security
14 17 (22.97%) Cisco Nexus
14 17 (22.97%) TCP/IP
14 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
15 16 (21.62%) Wireless
15 16 (21.62%) VMware
16 15 (20.27%) F5
17 13 (17.57%) High Availability
18 12 (16.22%) Active Directory
18 12 (16.22%) CheckPoint
19 11 (14.86%) Internet
19 11 (14.86%) SQL
19 11 (14.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 11 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
20 10 (13.51%) SolarWinds

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (6.76%) Skype for Business
4 4 (5.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Office
2 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.70%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (58.11%) Firewall
2 33 (44.59%) LAN
3 29 (39.19%) WAN
4 27 (36.49%) VPN
5 25 (33.78%) MPLS
6 23 (31.08%) BGP
7 21 (28.38%) OSPF
8 19 (25.68%) Network Security
9 17 (22.97%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (22.97%) TCP/IP
10 16 (21.62%) Wireless
11 11 (14.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 11 (14.86%) Internet
12 10 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (12.16%) DNS
13 9 (12.16%) NetScaler
14 8 (10.81%) Cisco PIX
14 8 (10.81%) Ethernet
15 7 (9.46%) TACACS
15 7 (9.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (27.03%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.46%) Back Office
3 2 (2.70%) Publishing
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) HTML
2 3 (4.05%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.70%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 10 (13.51%) Linux
3 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.76%) AIX
4 5 (6.76%) CentOS
4 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.41%) Android
5 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.41%) Unix
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) ITIL
2 13 (17.57%) High Availability
3 10 (13.51%) Network Management
4 9 (12.16%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (12.16%) Service Management
5 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.11%) Load Balancing
6 6 (8.11%) Network Design
6 6 (8.11%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (8.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (6.76%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (6.76%) ITIL V2
7 5 (6.76%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (6.76%) Patch Management
8 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.41%) Migration
9 3 (4.05%) Change Control
9 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.05%) Fault Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) SQL
2 8 (10.81%) PHP
3 4 (5.41%) Java
3 4 (5.41%) Perl
3 4 (5.41%) Python
4 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (60.81%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (44.59%) CCNA
3 31 (41.89%) CCNP
4 8 (10.81%) CCSE
5 7 (9.46%) CCIE
6 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (6.76%) A+ Certification
7 5 (6.76%) CCSA
7 5 (6.76%) CISSP
7 5 (6.76%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (6.76%) Degree
7 5 (6.76%) HP ASE
7 5 (6.76%) MCITP
7 5 (6.76%) MCSE
7 5 (6.76%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (6.76%) RHCE
7 5 (6.76%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (6.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.05%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) SLA
2 4 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.46%) vSphere
4 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) FortiGate
2 5 (6.76%) Backup Exec
2 5 (6.76%) HP SIM
2 5 (6.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (6.76%) SCOM
2 5 (6.76%) WSUS
3 4 (5.41%) Cacti
3 4 (5.41%) Nagios
3 4 (5.41%) OpenNMS
3 4 (5.41%) Puppet
3 4 (5.41%) RANCID
3 4 (5.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (79.73%) Cisco
2 26 (35.14%) Juniper
3 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
4 16 (21.62%) VMware
5 15 (20.27%) F5
6 12 (16.22%) CheckPoint
7 10 (13.51%) HP
7 10 (13.51%) SolarWinds
8 7 (9.46%) Brocade
8 7 (9.46%) Dell
8 7 (9.46%) Ericsson
8 7 (9.46%) Foundry
8 7 (9.46%) NETGEAR
9 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
10 5 (6.76%) GFI Software
10 5 (6.76%) Huawei
10 5 (6.76%) IBM
10 5 (6.76%) ProCurve
10 5 (6.76%) Sophos
10 5 (6.76%) Symantec
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