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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 137 138 163
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 36 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.07% 1.31% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.36% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34 39 31
Median salary £35,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.41% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +12.50%
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
3288 3171 3697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.54% 96.53% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2820 2589 3021
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +6 3 £27,000 -34.14%
Sale - 2 £32,500 - 1
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 64 (83.12%) Cisco
2 55 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (59.74%) Firewall
4 41 (53.25%) LAN
5 40 (51.95%) CCNA
6 37 (48.05%) CCNP
7 32 (41.56%) WAN
8 31 (40.26%) VPN
9 27 (35.06%) ITIL
9 27 (35.06%) MPLS
10 25 (32.47%) BGP
11 24 (31.17%) Juniper
12 23 (29.87%) OSPF
12 23 (29.87%) Windows
12 23 (29.87%) Wireless
13 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
13 21 (27.27%) Network Security
13 21 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (25.97%) F5
15 19 (24.68%) Telecoms
16 17 (22.08%) CheckPoint
16 17 (22.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 16 (20.78%) High Availability
17 16 (20.78%) SolarWinds
17 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
18 15 (19.48%) VMware
19 14 (18.18%) Linux
19 14 (18.18%) Network Management
20 13 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (16.88%) SQL Server

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 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.39%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
1 8 (10.39%) MS Office
2 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.49%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (6.49%) Office 365
3 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (59.74%) Firewall
2 41 (53.25%) LAN
3 32 (41.56%) WAN
4 31 (40.26%) VPN
5 27 (35.06%) MPLS
6 25 (32.47%) BGP
7 23 (29.87%) OSPF
7 23 (29.87%) Wireless
8 21 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 21 (27.27%) Network Security
9 17 (22.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
11 10 (12.99%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (11.69%) Internet
13 8 (10.39%) Cisco PIX
13 8 (10.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 8 (10.39%) Wireshark
14 7 (9.09%) IPsec
14 7 (9.09%) Multicast
14 7 (9.09%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 19 (24.68%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.39%) Back Office
3 2 (2.60%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) 802.1X
1 3 (3.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.87%) Windows
2 14 (18.18%) Linux
3 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.09%) AIX
4 7 (9.09%) CentOS
4 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.49%) Windows 10
5 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.49%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.19%) Unix
7 3 (3.90%) Android
7 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) ITIL
2 16 (20.78%) High Availability
3 14 (18.18%) Network Management
4 10 (12.99%) Load Balancing
4 10 (12.99%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (10.39%) Service Management
5 8 (10.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (9.09%) ITIL V2
6 7 (9.09%) Migration
6 7 (9.09%) Patch Management
7 6 (7.79%) Network Design
7 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.49%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.49%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (3.90%) Change Control
9 3 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.90%) Fault Analysis
9 3 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) Java
2 3 (3.90%) PHP
3 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (51.95%) CCNA
3 37 (48.05%) CCNP
4 12 (15.58%) Degree
5 9 (11.69%) CCIE
6 8 (10.39%) CCSE
6 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (9.09%) A+ Certification
7 7 (9.09%) CISSP
7 7 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (9.09%) HP ASE
7 7 (9.09%) MCITP
7 7 (9.09%) MCSE
7 7 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (9.09%) RHCE
7 7 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
7 7 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (7.79%) CCSA
9 5 (6.49%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (6.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.99%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.09%) vSphere
4 4 (5.19%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 7 (9.09%) HP SIM
1 7 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (9.09%) WSUS
2 6 (7.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 64 (83.12%) Cisco
2 24 (31.17%) Juniper
3 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 20 (25.97%) F5
5 17 (22.08%) CheckPoint
6 16 (20.78%) SolarWinds
7 15 (19.48%) VMware
8 13 (16.88%) HP
9 7 (9.09%) Dell
9 7 (9.09%) GFI Software
9 7 (9.09%) IBM
9 7 (9.09%) ProCurve
9 7 (9.09%) Red Hat
9 7 (9.09%) Sophos
9 7 (9.09%) Symantec
10 6 (7.79%) NETGEAR
11 4 (5.19%) Redback
12 3 (3.90%) Brocade
12 3 (3.90%) Citrix
12 3 (3.90%) Ericsson
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