The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 66 70 85
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.62% 2.09% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 2.13% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 3
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,000 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Engineer
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
718 847 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.90% 98.15% 99.16%
Number of salaries quoted 596 719 767
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +13 9 £55,000 +29.41%
Barnsley -2 2 £45,000 +25.00%
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 21 (72.41%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (51.72%) CCNA
3 15 (51.72%) Firewall
4 11 (37.93%) Network Security
5 10 (34.48%) CCNP
6 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
7 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
7 8 (27.59%) Wireless
7 8 (27.59%) F5
8 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
8 7 (24.14%) Windows
9 6 (20.69%) LAN
9 6 (20.69%) Network Design
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco IPT
10 5 (17.24%) VMware Server
10 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (17.24%) VoIP
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
10 5 (17.24%) WAN
10 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.24%) Juniper
10 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
10 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
10 5 (17.24%) VMware
11 4 (13.79%) CISSP
11 4 (13.79%) Validation
11 4 (13.79%) CISA

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (6.90%) CloudStack
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) Network Security
3 8 (27.59%) Wireless
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (20.69%) LAN
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.24%) VoIP
5 5 (17.24%) WAN
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (10.34%) BGP
7 3 (10.34%) Internet
7 3 (10.34%) OSPF
8 2 (6.90%) Converged Networks
8 2 (6.90%) DNS
8 2 (6.90%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (6.90%) VLAN
8 2 (6.90%) VPN
9 1 (3.45%) IPv4
9 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) French Language
3 1 (3.45%) German Language
3 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.90%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Network Design
2 4 (13.79%) Time Management
2 4 (13.79%) Validation
3 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps
4 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Security Management
4 2 (6.90%) Security Operations
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) SIEM
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (51.72%) CCNA
3 10 (34.48%) CCNP
4 4 (13.79%) CCVP
4 4 (13.79%) CEH
4 4 (13.79%) CISA
4 4 (13.79%) CISSP
4 4 (13.79%) GCIA
5 2 (6.90%) CCIE
5 2 (6.90%) CCSA
5 2 (6.90%) CCSE
5 2 (6.90%) CISM
5 2 (6.90%) Degree
5 2 (6.90%) GCIH
5 2 (6.90%) GIAC
5 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Server
2 2 (6.90%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (6.90%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
2 8 (27.59%) F5
3 5 (17.24%) Juniper
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Aruba
4 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) Intel Security
4 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Meraki
5 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL