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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 146 138 131
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 56 43 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.48% 1.29% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.33% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45 34 50
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,790 £32,500 £31,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
3666 3237 3802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.70% 97.24% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3072 2686 3207
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 - 13 £40,000 - 2
Stockport - 5 £32,500 -
Altrincham - 3 £40,000 -
Salford -3 1 - -
Wigan -12 1 £37,500 -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 115 (89.15%) Cisco
2 93 (72.09%) Cisco Certification
3 85 (65.89%) CCNP
4 80 (62.02%) Firewall
5 65 (50.39%) LAN
6 51 (39.53%) WAN
6 51 (39.53%) Wireless
7 50 (38.76%) Juniper
8 49 (37.98%) BGP
9 44 (34.11%) CCNA
10 42 (32.56%) DNS
11 37 (28.68%) OSPF
12 35 (27.13%) Telecoms
13 34 (26.36%) MPLS
13 34 (26.36%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (23.26%) Cisco Wireless
15 29 (22.48%) Network Management
15 29 (22.48%) CheckPoint
16 28 (21.71%) Network Security
16 28 (21.71%) Data Centre
17 27 (20.93%) TCP/IP
17 27 (20.93%) VPN
18 26 (20.16%) Windows
18 26 (20.16%) High Availability
19 24 (18.60%) Cisco Nexus
20 23 (17.83%) Windows Server
20 23 (17.83%) Active Directory
21 22 (17.05%) Cisco Prime
21 22 (17.05%) Ericsson
21 22 (17.05%) VMware

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 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.78%) IIS
2 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.10%) SaaS
3 2 (1.55%) Office 365
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (62.02%) Firewall
2 65 (50.39%) LAN
3 51 (39.53%) WAN
3 51 (39.53%) Wireless
4 49 (37.98%) BGP
5 42 (32.56%) DNS
6 37 (28.68%) OSPF
7 34 (26.36%) MPLS
8 30 (23.26%) Cisco Wireless
9 28 (21.71%) Network Security
10 27 (20.93%) TCP/IP
10 27 (20.93%) VPN
11 24 (18.60%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (15.50%) DHCP
13 19 (14.73%) Ethernet
13 19 (14.73%) Internet
13 19 (14.73%) SSL
13 19 (14.73%) Wi-Fi
14 16 (12.40%) TACACS
14 16 (12.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 35 (27.13%) Telecoms
2 19 (14.73%) Finance
3 2 (1.55%) Banking
3 2 (1.55%) Games
3 2 (1.55%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.78%) Web Services
2 1 (0.78%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.36%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (21.71%) Data Centre
3 12 (9.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.10%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.78%) iPad
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.16%) Windows
2 23 (17.83%) Windows Server
3 11 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (7.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.88%) Unix
6 4 (3.10%) Linux
7 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.48%) Network Management
2 26 (20.16%) High Availability
3 19 (14.73%) Performance Monitoring
4 18 (13.95%) ITIL
5 17 (13.18%) Network Design
6 14 (10.85%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (10.85%) Migration
7 10 (7.75%) Change Management
7 10 (7.75%) Configuration Management
8 9 (6.98%) Coaching
8 9 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 8 (6.20%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (5.43%) Asset Management
10 7 (5.43%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (3.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (3.10%) Data Protection
12 4 (3.10%) Server Hardening
12 4 (3.10%) Service Management
13 3 (2.33%) Load Balancing
13 3 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 93 (72.09%) Cisco Certification
2 85 (65.89%) CCNP
3 44 (34.11%) CCNA
4 19 (14.73%) CCIE
5 17 (13.18%) Degree
5 17 (13.18%) JNCIP
6 6 (4.65%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.55%) CISM
7 2 (1.55%) CISSP
8 1 (0.78%) CCDP
8 1 (0.78%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (0.78%) CCSA
8 1 (0.78%) CCSE
8 1 (0.78%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.78%) HP MASE
8 1 (0.78%) MCP
8 1 (0.78%) MCSA
8 1 (0.78%) MCSE
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.08%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.10%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (17.83%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (17.05%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (12.40%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (7.75%) Cacti
3 10 (7.75%) Nagios
3 10 (7.75%) OpenNMS
4 9 (6.98%) Puppet
4 9 (6.98%) SCCM
5 8 (6.20%) RANCID
6 4 (3.10%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.55%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.78%) Ansible
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 115 (89.15%) Cisco
2 50 (38.76%) Juniper
3 29 (22.48%) CheckPoint
4 22 (17.05%) Ericsson
4 22 (17.05%) VMware
5 19 (14.73%) F5
6 17 (13.18%) Fortinet
7 16 (12.40%) Huawei
8 11 (8.53%) SolarWinds
9 9 (6.98%) HP
10 8 (6.20%) Brocade
10 8 (6.20%) Foundry
10 8 (6.20%) SonicWALL
11 6 (4.65%) Redback
11 6 (4.65%) Riverbed
11 6 (4.65%) ZyXEL
12 5 (3.88%) Palo Alto
12 5 (3.88%) WatchGuard
13 4 (3.10%) Extreme Networks
13 4 (3.10%) Sophos
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary & Excellent benef
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