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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 78 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-24 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 3 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.40% 0.23% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.23% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 10
Average salary £49,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,650 £40,000 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,850 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
717 427 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.24% 96.61% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 607 367 573
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £47,500 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (33.33%) CCNP
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) CCNA
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) IPv6
5 2 (16.67%) CCIE
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) OSPF
5 2 (16.67%) BGP
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) IPv6
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
2 2 (16.67%) OSPF
2 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Junos
3 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
1 1 (8.33%) Project Management
1 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNP
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) CCDA
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (8.33%) AppSense
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Plusnet
Salary: Competitive + excellent staff benefits
Posted: 22 days ago