The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 147 139 134
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 42 49 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.03% 1.18% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.23% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 38
Average salary £46,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3874 3983 3666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.72% 95.52% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3229 3446 3313
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Cheadle - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £37,500 -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 48 (75.00%) Cisco
2 41 (64.06%) Firewall
3 38 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (54.69%) WAN
5 33 (51.56%) LAN
6 32 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 32 (50.00%) BGP
7 30 (46.88%) CCNP
7 30 (46.88%) Finance
8 29 (45.31%) Juniper
9 26 (40.63%) OSPF
9 26 (40.63%) F5
10 25 (39.06%) Internet
10 25 (39.06%) CiscoWorks
11 23 (35.94%) MPLS
11 23 (35.94%) Network Management
12 22 (34.38%) CCNA
13 21 (32.81%) HP
13 21 (32.81%) EIGRP
14 18 (28.13%) Network Design
15 17 (26.56%) IGRP
15 17 (26.56%) DNS
16 16 (25.00%) HTTP
16 16 (25.00%) SSL
16 16 (25.00%) SMTP
16 16 (25.00%) SOAP
16 16 (25.00%) LDAP
16 16 (25.00%) TACACS
16 16 (25.00%) WebSphere
16 16 (25.00%) Load Balancing

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 41 (64.06%) Firewall
2 35 (54.69%) WAN
3 33 (51.56%) LAN
4 32 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 32 (50.00%) BGP
5 26 (40.63%) OSPF
6 25 (39.06%) Internet
7 23 (35.94%) MPLS
8 21 (32.81%) EIGRP
9 17 (26.56%) IGRP
9 17 (26.56%) DNS
10 16 (25.00%) HTTP
10 16 (25.00%) SSL
10 16 (25.00%) SMTP
10 16 (25.00%) LDAP
10 16 (25.00%) TACACS
11 13 (20.31%) Ethernet
12 12 (18.75%) Wireless
12 12 (18.75%) VLAN
13 9 (14.06%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
General
1 30 (46.88%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) SOAP
2 6 (9.38%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) IPTV
2 4 (6.25%) Streaming Video
2 4 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.13%) SCADA
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Network Management
2 18 (28.13%) Network Design
3 16 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 16 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 8 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 7 (10.94%) Migration
6 6 (9.38%) CRM
6 6 (9.38%) WAN Optimisation
7 5 (7.81%) Change Control
7 5 (7.81%) ITIL
8 4 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.13%) Change Management
9 2 (3.13%) Supplier Management
10 1 (1.56%) Network Architecture
10 1 (1.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.56%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 38 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (46.88%) CCNP
3 22 (34.38%) CCNA
4 13 (20.31%) CCIE
5 12 (18.75%) CCIP
6 8 (12.50%) CCENT
7 5 (7.81%) Degree
8 2 (3.13%) A+ Certification
8 2 (3.13%) CISSP
8 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.56%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.56%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.56%) BS7799
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (39.06%) CiscoWorks
2 16 (25.00%) HP NNM
3 9 (14.06%) OpenView
4 2 (3.13%) SCCM
5 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (75.00%) Cisco
2 29 (45.31%) Juniper
3 26 (40.63%) F5
4 21 (32.81%) HP
5 13 (20.31%) CheckPoint
6 12 (18.75%) Fortinet
7 10 (15.63%) VMware
8 9 (14.06%) Citrix
9 6 (9.38%) Nokia
9 6 (9.38%) Blue Coat
9 6 (9.38%) Riverbed
10 5 (7.81%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
12 1 (1.56%) Aruba
12 1 (1.56%) Exinda
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + On-Call, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago