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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 129 167 161
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 71 19 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.86% 0.53% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 0.56% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 58 16 32
Median salary £38,000 £42,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +18.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
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
3705 3419 4060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.24% 95.56% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3241 2823 3459
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 - 16 £38,000 - 2
Stockport - 7 £34,500 -
Bury - 4 £30,000 -
Cheadle - 4 £30,000 -
Oldham - 1 - - 1
Salford - 1 - -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 127 (90.71%) Cisco
2 88 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
3 78 (55.71%) Firewall
4 77 (55.00%) CCNP
5 68 (48.57%) LAN
6 57 (40.71%) Wireless
7 55 (39.29%) WAN
7 55 (39.29%) Juniper
8 46 (32.86%) CCNA
8 46 (32.86%) Telecoms
8 46 (32.86%) Cisco Wireless
9 45 (32.14%) BGP
10 44 (31.43%) VPN
11 43 (30.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 40 (28.57%) OSPF
13 35 (25.00%) DNS
13 35 (25.00%) Data Centre
14 30 (21.43%) ITIL
15 29 (20.71%) SSL
15 29 (20.71%) Network Management
15 29 (20.71%) Network Security
16 26 (18.57%) Cisco ASA
16 26 (18.57%) VLAN
16 26 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
16 26 (18.57%) CheckPoint
17 25 (17.86%) Performance Monitoring
18 24 (17.14%) Cisco Prime
19 23 (16.43%) Ericsson
19 23 (16.43%) Internet
19 23 (16.43%) MPLS

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 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.14%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) Office 365
3 1 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 78 (55.71%) Firewall
2 68 (48.57%) LAN
3 57 (40.71%) Wireless
4 55 (39.29%) WAN
5 46 (32.86%) Cisco Wireless
6 45 (32.14%) BGP
7 44 (31.43%) VPN
8 43 (30.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 40 (28.57%) OSPF
10 35 (25.00%) DNS
11 29 (20.71%) Network Security
11 29 (20.71%) SSL
12 26 (18.57%) Cisco ASA
12 26 (18.57%) VLAN
13 23 (16.43%) Internet
13 23 (16.43%) MPLS
14 21 (15.00%) TCP/IP
15 17 (12.14%) IP Telephony
16 16 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
16 16 (11.43%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.43%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 46 (32.86%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.14%) Finance
3 4 (2.86%) Retail
4 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) Back Office
5 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.14%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.71%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 26 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.43%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.71%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.71%) iPad
6 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.71%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.29%) Windows
2 18 (12.86%) Windows Server
3 11 (7.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (6.43%) Linux
4 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.71%) Unix
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.43%) ITIL
2 29 (20.71%) Network Management
3 25 (17.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 20 (14.29%) High Availability
5 17 (12.14%) Network Design
6 16 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 14 (10.00%) Migration
8 11 (7.86%) Service Management
9 10 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 9 (6.43%) Coaching
10 9 (6.43%) Configuration Management
10 9 (6.43%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (6.43%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (2.86%) Data Protection
12 4 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
13 3 (2.14%) ERP
13 3 (2.14%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.57%) SQL
2 4 (2.86%) Perl
2 4 (2.86%) PHP
2 4 (2.86%) Python
3 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 88 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (55.00%) CCNP
3 46 (32.86%) CCNA
4 17 (12.14%) Degree
5 13 (9.29%) CCIE
6 12 (8.57%) JNCIP
7 11 (7.86%) JNCIA
8 4 (2.86%) CISSP
9 1 (0.71%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (0.71%) CCSA
9 1 (0.71%) CCSE
9 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.71%) MCP
9 1 (0.71%) MCSA
9 1 (0.71%) MCSE
9 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.57%) SLA
3 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.43%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (17.14%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (11.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 15 (10.71%) Cacti
4 12 (8.57%) Nagios
4 12 (8.57%) OpenNMS
5 7 (5.00%) Puppet
5 7 (5.00%) SCCM
6 6 (4.29%) RANCID
7 5 (3.57%) SCOM
8 2 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.71%) Ansible
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 127 (90.71%) Cisco
2 55 (39.29%) Juniper
3 26 (18.57%) CheckPoint
4 23 (16.43%) Ericsson
5 20 (14.29%) VMware
6 19 (13.57%) Brocade
6 19 (13.57%) Foundry
7 14 (10.00%) Huawei
8 13 (9.29%) F5
8 13 (9.29%) SolarWinds
9 12 (8.57%) IronPort
9 12 (8.57%) ZyXEL
10 11 (7.86%) Siemens
11 10 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
11 10 (7.14%) Polycom
11 10 (7.14%) Redback
12 8 (5.71%) HP
12 8 (5.71%) SonicWALL
13 7 (5.00%) Microsoft
13 7 (5.00%) Riverbed
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on call, bonus, overtime and be
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + on call allowance + beneifts
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Oldham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago