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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 118 150 140
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 61 38 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.62% 0.96% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.01% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 54 34 32
Average salary £37,500 £48,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3605 3767 3876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.62% 94.89% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2950 3148 3369
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Rochdale - 2 £41,000 - 1
Stockport - 2 £26,000 -
Bolton - 1 £30,000 -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 83 (86.46%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (76.04%) Firewall
3 71 (73.96%) Cisco
4 69 (71.88%) CCNP
5 53 (55.21%) BGP
6 49 (51.04%) CCNA
7 43 (44.79%) MPLS
8 29 (30.21%) SLA
9 25 (26.04%) OSPF
10 22 (22.92%) Network Design
11 20 (20.83%) WAN
11 20 (20.83%) Network Security
12 18 (18.75%) Mentoring
13 17 (17.71%) HSRP
13 17 (17.71%) Juniper
14 15 (15.63%) VPN
15 14 (14.58%) LAN
15 14 (14.58%) Fortinet
16 12 (12.50%) ITIL
16 12 (12.50%) CCDA
17 10 (10.42%) Active Directory
17 10 (10.42%) SSL
17 10 (10.42%) Windows
18 9 (9.38%) VoIP
18 9 (9.38%) DNS
19 8 (8.33%) CheckPoint
19 8 (8.33%) Wireless
19 8 (8.33%) Service Delivery
19 8 (8.33%) Degree
20 7 (7.29%) VLAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.04%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.04%) Moodle
2 1 (1.04%) Apache
2 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Office
1 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (76.04%) Firewall
2 53 (55.21%) BGP
3 43 (44.79%) MPLS
4 25 (26.04%) OSPF
5 20 (20.83%) WAN
5 20 (20.83%) Network Security
6 17 (17.71%) HSRP
7 15 (15.63%) VPN
8 14 (14.58%) LAN
9 10 (10.42%) SSL
10 9 (9.38%) DNS
10 9 (9.38%) VoIP
11 8 (8.33%) Wireless
12 7 (7.29%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (7.29%) Internet
12 7 (7.29%) DHCP
12 7 (7.29%) VLAN
13 6 (6.25%) TCP/IP
13 6 (6.25%) IPv6
14 5 (5.21%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) MySQL
1 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.21%) Finance
3 1 (1.04%) Legal
3 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) HTML
1 1 (1.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.17%) PKI
1 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.08%) IPTV
3 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.04%) iPhone
3 1 (1.04%) iPad
3 1 (1.04%) VLE
3 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.42%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.13%) UNIX
3 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.08%) Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.04%) HPUX
4 1 (1.04%) Solaris
4 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.92%) Network Design
2 18 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 12 (12.50%) ITIL
4 8 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 6 (6.25%) Change Control
5 6 (6.25%) Network Management
6 5 (5.21%) Cash Management
7 4 (4.17%) Network Architecture
7 4 (4.17%) Capacity Management
7 4 (4.17%) Migration
7 4 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.17%) Business Development
7 4 (4.17%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.13%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.13%) Project Management
8 3 (3.13%) Service Management
8 3 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.08%) WAN Optimisation
9 2 (2.08%) Coaching
9 2 (2.08%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.04%) C
2 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 83 (86.46%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (71.88%) CCNP
3 49 (51.04%) CCNA
4 12 (12.50%) CCDA
5 8 (8.33%) Degree
6 7 (7.29%) CISSP
7 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.13%) MCSE
8 3 (3.13%) CCIE
9 2 (2.08%) MCP
9 2 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.08%) CCENT
9 2 (2.08%) CCSA
9 2 (2.08%) CCSE
9 2 (2.08%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.08%) MCDST
10 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.04%) HNC
10 1 (1.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (30.21%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 10 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.08%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) OpenView
1 2 (2.08%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 71 (73.96%) Cisco
2 17 (17.71%) Juniper
3 14 (14.58%) Fortinet
4 8 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.21%) Blue Coat
7 4 (4.17%) HP
7 4 (4.17%) VMware
8 3 (3.13%) McAfee
8 3 (3.13%) Citrix
8 3 (3.13%) F5
9 2 (2.08%) Lumension
9 2 (2.08%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.08%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.08%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.08%) Nokia
10 1 (1.04%) StorageTek
10 1 (1.04%) Apple
10 1 (1.04%) Redback
Manchester, United Kingdom
AccessPay
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000
Posted: 10 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £41,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AccessPay
Posted: 17 days ago