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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 116 172 171
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 80 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.14% 0.70% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 0.72% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 70 22 18
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,750 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £61,000 £38,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
3642 3754 3926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.28% 96.70% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3117 3115 3295
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 £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 14 £35,000 -
Stockport +9 6 £32,500 -4.41% 2
Cheadle - 3 £30,000 - 1
Bolton -8 1 £26,500 -28.37%
Salford - 1 - -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 110 (86.61%) Cisco
2 74 (58.27%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (55.91%) Firewall
4 58 (45.67%) CCNP
5 56 (44.09%) LAN
6 53 (41.73%) WAN
7 50 (39.37%) Wireless
8 49 (38.58%) Juniper
9 44 (34.65%) CCNA
10 43 (33.86%) VPN
11 42 (33.07%) Telecoms
11 42 (33.07%) Cisco Nexus
12 37 (29.13%) BGP
13 36 (28.35%) OSPF
13 36 (28.35%) Cisco Wireless
14 31 (24.41%) MPLS
15 27 (21.26%) ITIL
16 25 (19.69%) Data Centre
17 24 (18.90%) Performance Monitoring
17 24 (18.90%) Network Security
18 23 (18.11%) Cisco ASA
18 23 (18.11%) SSL
19 22 (17.32%) Internet
19 22 (17.32%) Network Management
20 21 (16.54%) High Availability
20 21 (16.54%) CheckPoint
20 21 (16.54%) DNS
21 20 (15.75%) TCP/IP
22 19 (14.96%) Ericsson
22 19 (14.96%) Cisco Prime

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 (3.15%) WordPress
2 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.15%) MS Office
1 4 (3.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.36%) SaaS
3 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 71 (55.91%) Firewall
2 56 (44.09%) LAN
3 53 (41.73%) WAN
4 50 (39.37%) Wireless
5 43 (33.86%) VPN
6 42 (33.07%) Cisco Nexus
7 37 (29.13%) BGP
8 36 (28.35%) Cisco Wireless
8 36 (28.35%) OSPF
9 31 (24.41%) MPLS
10 24 (18.90%) Network Security
11 23 (18.11%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (18.11%) SSL
12 22 (17.32%) Internet
13 21 (16.54%) DNS
14 20 (15.75%) TCP/IP
15 19 (14.96%) VLAN
16 14 (11.02%) Ethernet
17 12 (9.45%) IP Telephony
17 12 (9.45%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Git (software)
General
1 42 (33.07%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.94%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) Retail
3 2 (1.57%) Back Office
3 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.57%) Publishing
4 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.87%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.15%) HTML
3 1 (0.79%) .NET
3 1 (0.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.69%) Data Centre
2 18 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.30%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.51%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.15%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.57%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.79%) iPad
7 1 (0.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.81%) Windows
2 11 (8.66%) Linux
3 9 (7.09%) Unix
4 7 (5.51%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.15%) Android
6 4 (3.15%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.26%) ITIL
2 24 (18.90%) Performance Monitoring
3 22 (17.32%) Network Management
4 21 (16.54%) High Availability
5 16 (12.60%) Service Management
6 14 (11.02%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (9.45%) Network Design
8 11 (8.66%) Asset Management
8 11 (8.66%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (8.66%) Migration
9 9 (7.09%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (6.30%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.51%) Risk Management
11 7 (5.51%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.72%) Coaching
12 6 (4.72%) Configuration Management
13 5 (3.94%) Change Control
13 5 (3.94%) Fault Analysis
14 4 (3.15%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (3.15%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.30%) PHP
2 6 (4.72%) SQL
3 4 (3.15%) Java
3 4 (3.15%) Perl
3 4 (3.15%) Python
4 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 74 (58.27%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (45.67%) CCNP
3 44 (34.65%) CCNA
4 14 (11.02%) Degree
5 9 (7.09%) JNCIA
6 8 (6.30%) JNCIP
7 6 (4.72%) CCIE
8 4 (3.15%) CCSA
8 4 (3.15%) CCSE
8 4 (3.15%) CISSP
9 3 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.57%) MCSA
10 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.79%) MCP
11 1 (0.79%) MCSE
11 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.45%) SLA
2 4 (3.15%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (10.24%) Active Directory
1 13 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.15%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (14.96%) Cisco Prime
2 11 (8.66%) Cacti
2 11 (8.66%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (7.87%) Nagios
3 10 (7.87%) OpenNMS
4 7 (5.51%) FortiGate
5 5 (3.94%) SCOM
6 4 (3.15%) Puppet
6 4 (3.15%) RANCID
6 4 (3.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 110 (86.61%) Cisco
2 49 (38.58%) Juniper
3 21 (16.54%) CheckPoint
4 19 (14.96%) Brocade
4 19 (14.96%) Ericsson
4 19 (14.96%) Foundry
5 18 (14.17%) VMware
6 11 (8.66%) Huawei
6 11 (8.66%) Microsoft
6 11 (8.66%) Redback
6 11 (8.66%) SolarWinds
7 10 (7.87%) F5
7 10 (7.87%) ZyXEL
8 9 (7.09%) IronPort
9 8 (6.30%) Barracuda Networks
9 8 (6.30%) HP
9 8 (6.30%) Siemens
10 7 (5.51%) NETGEAR
10 7 (5.51%) Polycom
11 6 (4.72%) Riverbed
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