The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 61 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 7 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.10% 2.06% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 2.11% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 1
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
602 569 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.65% 97.60% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 543 505 484
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Network Engineer
South Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) Nagios
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) Debian
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (20.00%) Cacti
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (10.00%) Network Management
5 1 (10.00%) Junos
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Perl

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) OSPF
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) Junos
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) IPv6
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) WLAN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) RIP
4 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Debian
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Network Design
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) Cacti
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) Websense
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) AppSense
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix