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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 77 77 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.72% 1.12% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.17% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £43,000 £50,000
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
813 938 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.48% 95.23% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 729 784 601
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
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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 -5 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Doncaster +2 1 £41,500 -5.14%
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Juniper
4 5 (41.67%) CCNP
5 4 (33.33%) OSPF
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (25.00%) Network Design
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (25.00%) BGP
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (16.67%) PHP
7 2 (16.67%) MySQL
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) CCIE
7 2 (16.67%) IPv4
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) Service Management
7 2 (16.67%) ITSM
7 2 (16.67%) MPLS
7 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (16.67%) Release Management
7 2 (16.67%) Network Security
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
8 1 (8.33%) Change Control
8 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) OSPF
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (25.00%) BGP
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) IPv4
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) IPv6
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCNA
3 5 (41.67%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) CCIE
5 1 (8.33%) CCDA
5 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
5 1 (8.33%) JNCIE
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee
3 1 (8.33%) F5