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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Network Engineer
Rank 896 913 916
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 55 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.027% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.028% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 26
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £60,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+22.50% +4.16%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Lead Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Network Engineer
Top 21 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 5 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
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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
England +36 54 £65,000 +30.00% 6
London +25 30 £70,000 +16.66% 3
South East +1 14 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Berkshire +12 11 £62,500 +4.16%
Reading +13 7 £65,000 +8.33%
Yorkshire +18 6 £40,000 -30.43%
West Yorkshire +9 6 £40,000 -30.43%
Bradford - 6 £40,000 -
City of London +59 4 £67,500 -6.89%
Hampshire +9 3 £65,000 - 1
East of England - 3 £49,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £49,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £65,000 - 1
North West +6 1 £41,500 -1.19%
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £68,000 -
Manchester - 1 £41,500 -
Osterley - 1 - -
Salford - 1 £41,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £49,000 -

Lead Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 77 (91.67%) Cisco
2 58 (69.05%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (55.95%) CCNP
4 46 (54.76%) Firewall
5 35 (41.67%) Finance
6 34 (40.48%) BGP
6 34 (40.48%) Juniper
7 30 (35.71%) CCIE
8 28 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 26 (30.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 22 (26.19%) VoIP
11 21 (25.00%) Network Security
12 19 (22.62%) Data Centre
13 18 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (21.43%) LAN
13 18 (21.43%) WAN
14 17 (20.24%) Network Architecture
15 16 (19.05%) CCNA
16 14 (16.67%) OSPF
16 14 (16.67%) Service Delivery
16 14 (16.67%) Wireless
16 14 (16.67%) F5
16 14 (16.67%) Low Latency
17 13 (15.48%) Multicast
17 13 (15.48%) Palo Alto
18 12 (14.29%) Hedge funds
18 12 (14.29%) MPLS
18 12 (14.29%) Degree
18 12 (14.29%) EIGRP
19 11 (13.10%) ITIL

Lead Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (54.76%) Firewall
2 34 (40.48%) BGP
3 26 (30.95%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (26.19%) VoIP
5 21 (25.00%) Network Security
6 18 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (21.43%) LAN
6 18 (21.43%) WAN
7 14 (16.67%) OSPF
7 14 (16.67%) Wireless
8 13 (15.48%) Multicast
9 12 (14.29%) EIGRP
9 12 (14.29%) MPLS
10 11 (13.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 11 (13.10%) Junos
11 10 (11.90%) RIP
12 8 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (8.33%) BIG-IP
13 7 (8.33%) Internet
13 7 (8.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (41.67%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Financial Institution
2 10 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.38%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Marketing
3 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) CSS
1 6 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.95%) Equities
3 5 (5.95%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.76%) Statistics
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Linux
2 5 (5.95%) Windows
3 3 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) Network Architecture
2 14 (16.67%) Low Latency
2 14 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 11 (13.10%) ITIL
4 10 (11.90%) Mentoring
4 10 (11.90%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (9.52%) Network Design
6 6 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.14%) Network Management
7 5 (5.95%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.95%) Network Planning
7 5 (5.95%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.76%) Change Management
8 4 (4.76%) Security Operations
9 3 (3.57%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.57%) Fault Analysis
9 3 (3.57%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (3.57%) High Availability
9 3 (3.57%) ITSM
9 3 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.71%) Python
2 5 (5.95%) Java
3 1 (1.19%) Perl
3 1 (1.19%) PHP
3 1 (1.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (69.05%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (55.95%) CCNP
3 30 (35.71%) CCIE
4 16 (19.05%) CCNA
5 12 (14.29%) Degree
6 9 (10.71%) CCIP
7 7 (8.33%) CCSP
8 5 (5.95%) JNCIE
9 3 (3.57%) CCDP
9 3 (3.57%) CCVP
10 1 (1.19%) CCSA
10 1 (1.19%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.19%) HND
10 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Nagios
2 3 (3.57%) Cacti
2 3 (3.57%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.19%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.19%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.19%) Endace
3 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 77 (91.67%) Cisco
2 34 (40.48%) Juniper
3 28 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 14 (16.67%) F5
5 13 (15.48%) Palo Alto
6 8 (9.52%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.95%) McAfee
7 5 (5.95%) Splunk
8 3 (3.57%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.57%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.38%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.38%) VMware
10 1 (1.19%) Avaya
10 1 (1.19%) CA
10 1 (1.19%) HP
10 1 (1.19%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.19%) Lancope
10 1 (1.19%) Nimsoft
10 1 (1.19%) Symantec
10 1 (1.19%) Verint
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Posted: 2 days ago
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