The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 155 193 198
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 110 54 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.74% 0.89% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 0.92% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 87 49 59
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Network Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6125 5840 7240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.67% 95.89% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5160 4835 6190
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 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £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 the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the North West region.

Network Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Network Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Manchester +21 66 £38,000 -9.52% 7
Cheshire +12 25 £55,000 -31.25% 1
Lancashire -2 9 £42,500 +32.81% 3
Merseyside -6 9 £37,500 +2.73% 2
Cumbria - 1 - -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 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 North West region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 182 (86.26%) Cisco
2 126 (59.72%) Cisco Certification
2 126 (59.72%) Firewall
3 103 (48.82%) LAN
4 100 (47.39%) CCNP
5 81 (38.39%) WAN
6 77 (36.49%) Wireless
7 71 (33.65%) CCNA
8 67 (31.75%) BGP
9 63 (29.86%) OSPF
10 58 (27.49%) Juniper
11 56 (26.54%) Cisco Nexus
12 54 (25.59%) VPN
13 51 (24.17%) Telecoms
14 50 (23.70%) Network Security
15 47 (22.27%) Cisco Wireless
16 44 (20.85%) MPLS
17 42 (19.91%) DNS
18 40 (18.96%) Cisco ASA
18 40 (18.96%) Data Centre
19 39 (18.48%) Network Management
20 35 (16.59%) Network Design
21 34 (16.11%) VLAN
21 34 (16.11%) ITIL
21 34 (16.11%) CheckPoint
22 33 (15.64%) VoIP
23 32 (15.17%) WLAN
23 32 (15.17%) SSL
24 31 (14.69%) TCP/IP
25 30 (14.22%) VMware

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.42%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.84%) SaaS
3 4 (1.90%) Office 365
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 126 (59.72%) Firewall
2 103 (48.82%) LAN
3 81 (38.39%) WAN
4 77 (36.49%) Wireless
5 67 (31.75%) BGP
6 63 (29.86%) OSPF
7 56 (26.54%) Cisco Nexus
8 54 (25.59%) VPN
9 50 (23.70%) Network Security
10 47 (22.27%) Cisco Wireless
11 44 (20.85%) MPLS
12 42 (19.91%) DNS
13 40 (18.96%) Cisco ASA
14 34 (16.11%) VLAN
15 33 (15.64%) VoIP
16 32 (15.17%) SSL
16 32 (15.17%) WLAN
17 31 (14.69%) TCP/IP
18 25 (11.85%) DHCP
18 25 (11.85%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.95%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.47%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 51 (24.17%) Telecoms
2 14 (6.64%) Finance
3 5 (2.37%) Back Office
3 5 (2.37%) Retail
4 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.47%) Advertising
5 1 (0.47%) Banking
5 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.47%) Games
5 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.16%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.47%) .NET
2 1 (0.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.96%) Data Centre
2 26 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.21%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (4.74%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.84%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.90%) iPad
7 3 (1.42%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.47%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.47%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.47%) Online Games
8 1 (0.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.37%) Windows
2 21 (9.95%) Windows Server
3 12 (5.69%) Unix
3 12 (5.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (5.21%) Linux
5 8 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.48%) Network Management
2 35 (16.59%) Network Design
3 34 (16.11%) ITIL
4 25 (11.85%) Performance Monitoring
5 20 (9.48%) High Availability
6 16 (7.58%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (7.58%) Mentoring
7 15 (7.11%) Migration
8 14 (6.64%) Asset Management
8 14 (6.64%) Information Security
8 14 (6.64%) Service Management
9 12 (5.69%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (5.69%) Risk Management
10 10 (4.74%) Configuration Management
11 9 (4.27%) Coaching
11 9 (4.27%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (4.27%) Software Deployment
12 8 (3.79%) Load Balancing
12 8 (3.79%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (2.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.79%) SQL
2 4 (1.90%) Perl
2 4 (1.90%) PHP
2 4 (1.90%) PowerShell
2 4 (1.90%) Python
3 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 126 (59.72%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (47.39%) CCNP
3 71 (33.65%) CCNA
4 24 (11.37%) Degree
5 17 (8.06%) JNCIP
6 16 (7.58%) CCIE
7 11 (5.21%) JNCIA
8 6 (2.84%) A+ Certification
8 6 (2.84%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (2.37%) CISSP
9 5 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.90%) MCSE
11 3 (1.42%) CCDA
11 3 (1.42%) CCDP
11 3 (1.42%) MCITP
12 1 (0.47%) CCSA
12 1 (0.47%) CCSE
12 1 (0.47%) CCVP
12 1 (0.47%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.64%) SLA
2 12 (5.69%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 24 (11.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (10.43%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.84%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.90%) Firmware
5 2 (0.95%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.47%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (11.85%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (7.58%) Cisco CUCM
3 15 (7.11%) Cacti
4 13 (6.16%) Nagios
5 12 (5.69%) OpenNMS
6 7 (3.32%) Puppet
6 7 (3.32%) SCCM
7 6 (2.84%) RANCID
8 5 (2.37%) SCOM
9 3 (1.42%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.95%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.95%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.47%) Ansible
11 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 182 (86.26%) Cisco
2 58 (27.49%) Juniper
3 34 (16.11%) CheckPoint
4 30 (14.22%) VMware
5 22 (10.43%) Ericsson
6 20 (9.48%) Brocade
7 19 (9.00%) Foundry
8 16 (7.58%) F5
8 16 (7.58%) Meraki
9 15 (7.11%) HP
10 14 (6.64%) SolarWinds
11 13 (6.16%) Huawei
12 12 (5.69%) Aruba
12 12 (5.69%) IronPort
12 12 (5.69%) ZyXEL
13 11 (5.21%) Siemens
14 10 (4.74%) Barracuda Networks
14 10 (4.74%) Polycom
14 10 (4.74%) Redback
15 8 (3.79%) Avaya
North West
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 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
Chorley
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + on call allowance + beneifts
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 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: 26 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago