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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 126 154 171
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 62 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.72% 0.75% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 0.78% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 58 23 22
Median salary £37,500 £30,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.96% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £37,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
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
3514 3461 3890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.50% 96.76% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2976 2874 3170
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 - 10 £35,750 - 2
Stockport +1 3 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Sale - 3 £32,500 -
Bury - 2 £52,500 -
Bolton -5 1 £26,500 -28.37% 2
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 72 (83.72%) Cisco
2 49 (56.98%) Firewall
3 46 (53.49%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (46.51%) LAN
5 37 (43.02%) WAN
6 35 (40.70%) VPN
6 35 (40.70%) CCNA
7 32 (37.21%) CCNP
8 30 (34.88%) Juniper
9 27 (31.40%) MPLS
9 27 (31.40%) BGP
9 27 (31.40%) Telecoms
10 26 (30.23%) Wireless
10 26 (30.23%) OSPF
11 24 (27.91%) Cisco Nexus
12 21 (24.42%) Network Security
12 21 (24.42%) ITIL
13 18 (20.93%) TCP/IP
14 16 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (16.28%) High Availability
15 14 (16.28%) Data Centre
15 14 (16.28%) Service Management
16 13 (15.12%) VMware
16 13 (15.12%) Internet
16 13 (15.12%) DNS
16 13 (15.12%) Cisco Wireless
17 12 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
17 12 (13.95%) Foundry
17 12 (13.95%) Brocade
17 12 (13.95%) SSL

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 4 (4.65%) WordPress
2 3 (3.49%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.65%) MS Office
2 4 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.49%) SaaS
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (56.98%) Firewall
2 40 (46.51%) LAN
3 37 (43.02%) WAN
4 35 (40.70%) VPN
5 27 (31.40%) BGP
5 27 (31.40%) MPLS
6 26 (30.23%) OSPF
6 26 (30.23%) Wireless
7 24 (27.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 21 (24.42%) Network Security
9 18 (20.93%) TCP/IP
10 16 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (15.12%) Cisco Wireless
11 13 (15.12%) DNS
11 13 (15.12%) Internet
12 12 (13.95%) SSL
13 11 (12.79%) Ethernet
13 11 (12.79%) VLAN
14 9 (10.47%) NetScaler
14 9 (10.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (31.40%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.33%) Back Office
2 2 (2.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.33%) Publishing
2 2 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) 802.1X
2 4 (4.65%) HTML
3 1 (1.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.81%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (4.65%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.33%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.16%) iPad
7 1 (1.16%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.79%) Windows
2 8 (9.30%) Linux
3 6 (6.98%) Unix
4 4 (4.65%) Android
4 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.42%) ITIL
2 14 (16.28%) High Availability
2 14 (16.28%) Service Management
3 12 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
4 11 (12.79%) Network Management
5 9 (10.47%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (9.30%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (8.14%) Network Design
7 7 (8.14%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.98%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.98%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.81%) Change Control
9 5 (5.81%) Fault Analysis
9 5 (5.81%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.65%) Migration
11 3 (3.49%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.49%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) PHP
2 6 (6.98%) SQL
3 4 (4.65%) Java
3 4 (4.65%) Perl
3 4 (4.65%) Python
4 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (53.49%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (40.70%) CCNA
3 32 (37.21%) CCNP
4 6 (6.98%) Degree
5 5 (5.81%) JNCIP
6 4 (4.65%) CCSA
6 4 (4.65%) CCSE
6 4 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.65%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.33%) CCIE
7 2 (2.33%) CISSP
8 1 (1.16%) CCENT
8 1 (1.16%) CCSP
8 1 (1.16%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.16%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.16%) MCSA
8 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) SLA
2 4 (4.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.81%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (10.47%) Cacti
2 7 (8.14%) FortiGate
3 6 (6.98%) Nagios
3 6 (6.98%) OpenNMS
4 5 (5.81%) SCOM
5 4 (4.65%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (4.65%) Puppet
5 4 (4.65%) RANCID
5 4 (4.65%) SCCM
6 3 (3.49%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 72 (83.72%) Cisco
2 30 (34.88%) Juniper
3 13 (15.12%) VMware
4 12 (13.95%) Brocade
4 12 (13.95%) Ericsson
4 12 (13.95%) Foundry
4 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
5 11 (12.79%) CheckPoint
6 9 (10.47%) F5
7 7 (8.14%) HP
7 7 (8.14%) Huawei
7 7 (8.14%) NETGEAR
7 7 (8.14%) Redback
8 6 (6.98%) Barracuda Networks
8 6 (6.98%) IronPort
8 6 (6.98%) Siemens
8 6 (6.98%) ZyXEL
9 5 (5.81%) Citrix
9 5 (5.81%) Polycom
9 5 (5.81%) SolarWinds
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