The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 69 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 8 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.07% 1.30% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.35% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Engineer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
716 518 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.85% 96.10% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 595 450 484
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) MPLS
4 2 (18.18%) OSPF
4 2 (18.18%) BGP
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
5 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) Cacti
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) 3PAR

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
4 1 (9.09%) RIP
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) IPv6
4 1 (9.09%) Junos
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Debian
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNP
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) Cacti
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Juniper
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) AppSense
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) HP