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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
England / North West
Rank 154 182 173
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 95 57 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.62% 1.02% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.06% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 77 46 66
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £80,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%

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
5660 5367 6624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.57% 96.05% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4778 4512 5665
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,691 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -6 53 £40,000 -3.61% 14
Cheshire +24 19 £45,000 -43.75%
Lancashire +3 17 £41,000 +9.33%
Merseyside -6 6 £49,000 +34.24% 2
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 186 (87.74%) Cisco
2 137 (64.62%) Cisco Certification
3 126 (59.43%) Firewall
4 114 (53.77%) CCNP
5 100 (47.17%) LAN
6 81 (38.21%) BGP
7 80 (37.74%) WAN
8 74 (34.91%) CCNA
9 73 (34.43%) Juniper
10 72 (33.96%) Wireless
11 68 (32.08%) OSPF
12 59 (27.83%) MPLS
13 52 (24.53%) Network Security
14 51 (24.06%) Telecoms
15 50 (23.58%) Network Management
16 47 (22.17%) DNS
17 44 (20.75%) Network Design
18 42 (19.81%) Cisco Nexus
19 41 (19.34%) VPN
20 39 (18.40%) Cisco Wireless
21 38 (17.92%) TCP/IP
22 35 (16.51%) CheckPoint
22 35 (16.51%) Cisco ASA
22 35 (16.51%) Data Centre
23 32 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
24 31 (14.62%) JNCIP
25 28 (13.21%) Ethernet
25 28 (13.21%) VoIP
25 28 (13.21%) VMware
26 27 (12.74%) SSL

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 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.94%) nginx
3 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.47%) IIS
3 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.77%) SaaS
3 5 (2.36%) Office 365
4 3 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (59.43%) Firewall
2 100 (47.17%) LAN
3 81 (38.21%) BGP
4 80 (37.74%) WAN
5 72 (33.96%) Wireless
6 68 (32.08%) OSPF
7 59 (27.83%) MPLS
8 52 (24.53%) Network Security
9 47 (22.17%) DNS
10 42 (19.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 41 (19.34%) VPN
12 39 (18.40%) Cisco Wireless
13 38 (17.92%) TCP/IP
14 35 (16.51%) Cisco ASA
15 28 (13.21%) Ethernet
15 28 (13.21%) VoIP
16 27 (12.74%) SSL
16 27 (12.74%) VLAN
17 25 (11.79%) EIGRP
17 25 (11.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 51 (24.06%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.49%) Finance
3 4 (1.89%) Back Office
3 4 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (0.47%) Advertising
4 1 (0.47%) Banking
4 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.47%) Games
4 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.30%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.47%) Web Services
2 1 (0.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.51%) Data Centre
2 32 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.42%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.47%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.47%) iPad
8 1 (0.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.26%) Windows
2 23 (10.85%) Windows Server
3 11 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (4.72%) Unix
4 10 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.30%) Linux
6 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (23.58%) Network Management
2 44 (20.75%) Network Design
3 26 (12.26%) ITIL
3 26 (12.26%) Mentoring
4 24 (11.32%) High Availability
5 21 (9.91%) Performance Monitoring
6 17 (8.02%) Service Management
7 15 (7.08%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (7.08%) Migration
8 13 (6.13%) Information Security
9 12 (5.66%) Asset Management
9 12 (5.66%) Risk Assessment
10 11 (5.19%) Coaching
11 9 (4.25%) Configuration Management
11 9 (4.25%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (4.25%) Service Delivery
11 9 (4.25%) Software Deployment
12 8 (3.77%) Change Management
12 8 (3.77%) Load Balancing
12 8 (3.77%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.42%) PowerShell
1 3 (1.42%) SQL
2 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 137 (64.62%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (53.77%) CCNP
3 74 (34.91%) CCNA
4 31 (14.62%) JNCIP
5 23 (10.85%) Degree
6 19 (8.96%) CCIE
7 13 (6.13%) JNCIA
8 6 (2.83%) A+ Certification
8 6 (2.83%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.89%) MCSE
11 3 (1.42%) CCDA
11 3 (1.42%) CCDP
11 3 (1.42%) CISSP
11 3 (1.42%) MCITP
12 1 (0.47%) CCVP
12 1 (0.47%) CEH
12 1 (0.47%) CISA
12 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.60%) PCI DSS
2 10 (4.72%) SLA
3 7 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (11.32%) Active Directory
1 24 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.83%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.89%) Firmware
4 2 (0.94%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.47%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (11.32%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (7.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 12 (5.66%) Nagios
4 11 (5.19%) Cacti
4 11 (5.19%) OpenNMS
5 7 (3.30%) Puppet
5 7 (3.30%) SCCM
6 6 (2.83%) RANCID
7 3 (1.42%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (1.42%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.94%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.94%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.47%) Ansible
9 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 186 (87.74%) Cisco
2 73 (34.43%) Juniper
3 35 (16.51%) CheckPoint
4 28 (13.21%) VMware
5 25 (11.79%) Ericsson
6 19 (8.96%) F5
7 17 (8.02%) Huawei
8 16 (7.55%) HP
8 16 (7.55%) Meraki
9 14 (6.60%) Aruba
9 14 (6.60%) Brocade
10 13 (6.13%) Foundry
11 12 (5.66%) SolarWinds
12 10 (4.72%) Fortinet
13 9 (4.25%) ZyXEL
14 8 (3.77%) Avaya
14 8 (3.77%) Redback
14 8 (3.77%) SonicWALL
15 7 (3.30%) IronPort
16 6 (2.83%) Polycom
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