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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 74 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 19 2 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.99% 0.26% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 0.26% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 14
Average salary £40,750 £41,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,250 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
923 761 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.65% 97.56% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 796 590 818
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £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 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -11 7 £65,000 +57.57%
Doncaster - 7 - -
Barnsley - 1 £36,000 -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 25 (80.65%) Cisco
2 22 (70.97%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (48.39%) LAN
3 15 (48.39%) WAN
4 14 (45.16%) Juniper
4 14 (45.16%) CCNA
4 14 (45.16%) Firewall
5 12 (38.71%) CCNP
6 11 (35.48%) SLA
7 10 (32.26%) VPN
7 10 (32.26%) ITIL
8 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
8 9 (29.03%) Incident Management
8 9 (29.03%) Dell
8 9 (29.03%) VoIP
8 9 (29.03%) ITIL V3
8 9 (29.03%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (25.81%) VMware
9 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
10 7 (22.58%) CCIE
10 7 (22.58%) Citrix
10 7 (22.58%) Windows
10 7 (22.58%) Network Design
11 6 (19.35%) Project Management
11 6 (19.35%) CCSP
11 6 (19.35%) MPLS
11 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
11 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (16.13%) SAN
12 5 (16.13%) IPsec

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) LAN
1 15 (48.39%) WAN
2 14 (45.16%) Firewall
3 10 (32.26%) VPN
4 9 (29.03%) VoIP
5 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
6 6 (19.35%) MPLS
7 5 (16.13%) SAN
7 5 (16.13%) IPsec
7 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (12.90%) Multicast
8 4 (12.90%) VPLS
8 4 (12.90%) DMVPN
8 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
9 3 (9.68%) OSPF
9 3 (9.68%) BGP
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (6.45%) Wireless
10 2 (6.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Replication
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
2 9 (29.03%) Incident Management
2 9 (29.03%) ITIL V3
2 9 (29.03%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (22.58%) Network Design
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.90%) Line Management
6 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (45.16%) CCNA
3 12 (38.71%) CCNP
4 7 (22.58%) CCIE
5 6 (19.35%) CCSP
6 4 (12.90%) JNCIP
6 4 (12.90%) JNCIE
7 2 (6.45%) CCDP
8 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.23%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) SLA
2 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
1 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Cisco
2 14 (45.16%) Juniper
3 9 (29.03%) Dell
4 8 (25.81%) VMware
5 7 (22.58%) Citrix
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.45%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) AppSense
7 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.23%) F5