The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Network Engineer
Rank 875 868 876
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 27 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.015% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.015% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 20
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -16.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,491 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £61,000 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,491 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+40.88% -29.01%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107647 103692 109532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.73% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 89339 85136 94063
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Lead Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lead Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Network Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Network Engineer within the UK.

Lead Network Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Network Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Network Engineer over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 within the UK.

Lead Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Network Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 November 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
England -20 27 £50,000 +13.63% 3
South West - 11 £50,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 11 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 11 £50,000 - 1
South East -15 7 £50,000 +40.88%
Berkshire +16 5 £50,000 -4.76%
London +2 5 £67,500 +36.36% 2
Reading - 4 £50,000 -
East of England - 4 £57,000 -
Watford - 2 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £61,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Kent - 2 £45,000 -
Luton - 2 £61,000 -
Maidstone - 2 £45,000 -

Lead Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead Network Engineer in their job title.

1 43 (81.13%) Cisco
2 36 (67.92%) Firewall
3 32 (60.38%) Juniper
4 27 (50.94%) Network Security
5 25 (47.17%) VPN
6 22 (41.51%) CheckPoint
6 22 (41.51%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (37.74%) Windows
8 18 (33.96%) Linux
8 18 (33.96%) SSL
8 18 (33.96%) CCNP
9 17 (32.08%) TCP/IP
9 17 (32.08%) VMware
9 17 (32.08%) Information Security
9 17 (32.08%) VoIP
10 16 (30.19%) WAN
10 16 (30.19%) LAN
10 16 (30.19%) Wireless
11 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
11 14 (26.42%) Network Architecture
11 14 (26.42%) Aruba
12 12 (22.64%) DNS
12 12 (22.64%) SolarWinds
13 11 (20.75%) DHCP
13 11 (20.75%) FTP
13 11 (20.75%) LDAP
13 11 (20.75%) Telnet
14 10 (18.87%) BGP
14 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (18.87%) Cisco IOS

Lead Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (67.92%) Firewall
2 27 (50.94%) Network Security
3 25 (47.17%) VPN
4 18 (33.96%) SSL
5 17 (32.08%) TCP/IP
5 17 (32.08%) VoIP
6 16 (30.19%) WAN
6 16 (30.19%) LAN
6 16 (30.19%) Wireless
7 12 (22.64%) DNS
8 11 (20.75%) DHCP
8 11 (20.75%) FTP
8 11 (20.75%) LDAP
8 11 (20.75%) Telnet
9 10 (18.87%) BGP
9 10 (18.87%) VLAN
9 10 (18.87%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (16.98%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (16.98%) MPLS
10 9 (16.98%) OSPF
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) Handset
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Information Security
2 14 (26.42%) Network Architecture
3 8 (15.09%) Network Management
4 6 (11.32%) Project Management
4 6 (11.32%) ITIL
5 5 (9.43%) Performance Management
6 4 (7.55%) ArchiMate
6 4 (7.55%) Cyber Security
6 4 (7.55%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (7.55%) UML
6 4 (7.55%) SSADM
6 4 (7.55%) TOGAF
6 4 (7.55%) DoDAF
6 4 (7.55%) MODAF
6 4 (7.55%) SysML
7 3 (5.66%) Network Design
7 3 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.89%) Network Planning
8 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) Perl
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
1 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (33.96%) CCNP
3 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
4 9 (16.98%) CCNA
5 8 (15.09%) Degree
5 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
5 8 (15.09%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.89%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (11.32%) COBIT
1 6 (11.32%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
1 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (81.13%) Cisco
2 32 (60.38%) Juniper
3 22 (41.51%) CheckPoint
4 17 (32.08%) VMware
5 14 (26.42%) Aruba
6 12 (22.64%) SolarWinds
7 8 (15.09%) HP
8 7 (13.21%) F5
9 5 (9.43%) Mitel
10 4 (7.55%) Brocade
10 4 (7.55%) Meru Networks
10 4 (7.55%) ProCurve
10 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.66%) Dell
11 3 (5.66%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.89%) EMC
12 1 (1.89%) Nortel
12 1 (1.89%) Citrix
12 1 (1.89%) Avaya
12 1 (1.89%) Sun
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago