The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 137 157 173
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 44 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.33% 0.78% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.82% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 17
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -1.25%
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
3161 3773 3993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.21% 94.75% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2592 3106 3468
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +12 6 £26,000 -30.66%
Bolton +7 3 £32,500 +47.72%
Rochdale - 2 £41,000 -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 80 (79.21%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (78.22%) Firewall
3 68 (67.33%) Cisco
4 64 (63.37%) CCNP
5 52 (51.49%) CCNA
5 52 (51.49%) BGP
5 52 (51.49%) Data Centre
6 42 (41.58%) MPLS
7 34 (33.66%) WAN
8 28 (27.72%) Network Design
8 28 (27.72%) Network Security
9 25 (24.75%) SLA
10 24 (23.76%) LAN
10 24 (23.76%) OSPF
11 19 (18.81%) DNS
12 17 (16.83%) DHCP
12 17 (16.83%) Juniper
12 17 (16.83%) Mentoring
13 15 (14.85%) HSRP
14 14 (13.86%) Fortinet
14 14 (13.86%) VPN
14 14 (13.86%) Windows
15 13 (12.87%) VoIP
15 13 (12.87%) CISSP
16 12 (11.88%) Degree
16 12 (11.88%) CCDA
17 11 (10.89%) ITIL
17 11 (10.89%) TCP/IP
17 11 (10.89%) Cash Management
18 9 (8.91%) SSL

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 6 (5.94%) MS Exchange
1 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 79 (78.22%) Firewall
2 52 (51.49%) BGP
3 42 (41.58%) MPLS
4 34 (33.66%) WAN
5 28 (27.72%) Network Security
6 24 (23.76%) LAN
6 24 (23.76%) OSPF
7 19 (18.81%) DNS
8 17 (16.83%) DHCP
9 15 (14.85%) HSRP
10 14 (13.86%) VPN
11 13 (12.87%) VoIP
12 11 (10.89%) TCP/IP
13 9 (8.91%) SSL
13 9 (8.91%) VLAN
13 9 (8.91%) Wireless
14 6 (5.94%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (5.94%) IPv6
15 5 (4.95%) Internet
15 5 (4.95%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.98%) MySQL
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (6.93%) Telecoms
1 7 (6.93%) Finance
2 2 (1.98%) Games
3 1 (0.99%) Legal
3 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 52 (51.49%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.97%) PKI
3 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.98%) iPhone
3 2 (1.98%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.98%) IPTV
3 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.98%) iPad
4 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) UNIX
3 1 (0.99%) Linux
3 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.72%) Network Design
2 17 (16.83%) Mentoring
3 11 (10.89%) ITIL
3 11 (10.89%) Cash Management
4 8 (7.92%) Network Management
5 7 (6.93%) Network Architecture
5 7 (6.93%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (6.93%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.94%) Change Control
7 4 (3.96%) Migration
7 4 (3.96%) Load Balancing
7 4 (3.96%) Project Management
7 4 (3.96%) Business Development
8 3 (2.97%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.97%) Data Centre Operations
8 3 (2.97%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.97%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.98%) Information Security
9 2 (1.98%) Change Management
9 2 (1.98%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (79.21%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (63.37%) CCNP
3 52 (51.49%) CCNA
4 13 (12.87%) CISSP
5 12 (11.88%) Degree
5 12 (11.88%) CCDA
6 6 (5.94%) MCDST
6 6 (5.94%) CCENT
6 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.96%) CCIE
8 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.97%) CCSE
8 3 (2.97%) CCSA
9 2 (1.98%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (24.75%) SLA
2 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) ProxySG
2 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (1.98%) OpenView
2 1 (0.99%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 68 (67.33%) Cisco
2 17 (16.83%) Juniper
3 14 (13.86%) Fortinet
4 9 (8.91%) CheckPoint
5 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.94%) Rackspace
7 5 (4.95%) VMware
7 5 (4.95%) Blue Coat
8 3 (2.97%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.97%) F5
8 3 (2.97%) McAfee
8 3 (2.97%) HP
9 2 (1.98%) Citrix
9 2 (1.98%) Nokia
9 2 (1.98%) Apple
9 2 (1.98%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.98%) Lumension
9 2 (1.98%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.99%) Aruba
10 1 (0.99%) Meraki
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago