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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Network Engineer
Rank 872 844 845
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 27 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.027% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.029% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 37
Average salary £58,000 £54,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £46,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £56,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +13.68%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Lead Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Network Engineer
Top 19 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 29 August 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 -38 26 £58,000 +7.40% 1
London 0 10 £58,000 +7.40% 1
City of London +2 7 £58,000 +0.86%
East of England -15 7 £65,000 +20.37%
South East -17 7 £50,000 +5.26%
Hertfordshire -21 4 £45,000 -16.66%
Hampshire - 4 £50,000 -
Andover - 4 £50,000 -
Watford - 4 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire -1 3 £70,000 +29.62%
Luton -7 3 £70,000 +29.62%
Berkshire -4 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Cheshire -11 2 £40,000 -31.62%
North West -17 2 £40,000 -31.62%
Reading - 2 £50,000 -
Runcorn - 2 £40,000 -
St Albans - 1 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £70,000 -

Lead Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 44 (84.62%) Cisco
2 36 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (65.38%) CCNP
4 31 (59.62%) VPN
5 29 (55.77%) LAN
5 29 (55.77%) WAN
6 27 (51.92%) Network Security
7 26 (50.00%) Juniper
8 25 (48.08%) Wireless
8 25 (48.08%) SolarWinds
9 24 (46.15%) VoIP
10 23 (44.23%) MPLS
10 23 (44.23%) BGP
10 23 (44.23%) Aruba
11 21 (40.38%) OSPF
11 21 (40.38%) Firewall
12 19 (36.54%) Network Management
13 18 (34.62%) Cisco IOS
14 17 (32.69%) EIGRP
14 17 (32.69%) VPLS
15 16 (30.77%) VLAN
15 16 (30.77%) HSRP
15 16 (30.77%) GLBP
15 16 (30.77%) RIP
16 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
17 9 (17.31%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (17.31%) VMware
17 9 (17.31%) F5
17 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
18 8 (15.38%) Microsoft

Lead Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (59.62%) VPN
2 29 (55.77%) LAN
2 29 (55.77%) WAN
3 27 (51.92%) Network Security
4 25 (48.08%) Wireless
5 24 (46.15%) VoIP
6 23 (44.23%) MPLS
6 23 (44.23%) BGP
7 21 (40.38%) Firewall
7 21 (40.38%) OSPF
8 18 (34.62%) Cisco IOS
9 17 (32.69%) EIGRP
9 17 (32.69%) VPLS
10 16 (30.77%) VLAN
10 16 (30.77%) RIP
10 16 (30.77%) HSRP
10 16 (30.77%) GLBP
11 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (17.31%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (13.46%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Publishing
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.77%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Network Management
2 8 (15.38%) ITIL
3 5 (9.62%) Project Management
4 4 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 4 (7.69%) UML
4 4 (7.69%) SSADM
4 4 (7.69%) DoDAF
4 4 (7.69%) MODAF
4 4 (7.69%) SysML
4 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 4 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 4 (7.69%) ArchiMate
5 3 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (5.77%) Network Design
6 2 (3.85%) Test Strategy
6 2 (3.85%) Information Security
7 1 (1.92%) Network Planning
7 1 (1.92%) Service Management
7 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 36 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (65.38%) CCNP
3 7 (13.46%) CCNA
4 4 (7.69%) CCSE
4 4 (7.69%) Degree
4 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.77%) CCIE
6 2 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (3.85%) CCSA
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.92%) MCSE
7 1 (1.92%) VCAP
7 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.92%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.92%) Nessus
1 1 (1.92%) SCCM
1 1 (1.92%) SCOM
1 1 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 44 (84.62%) Cisco
2 26 (50.00%) Juniper
3 25 (48.08%) SolarWinds
4 23 (44.23%) Aruba
5 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 9 (17.31%) VMware
6 9 (17.31%) F5
7 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 7 (13.46%) HP
9 5 (9.62%) Nortel
10 4 (7.69%) Mitel
10 4 (7.69%) Blue Coat
10 4 (7.69%) Brocade
10 4 (7.69%) Nokia
10 4 (7.69%) Meru Networks
10 4 (7.69%) ProCurve
11 3 (5.77%) TippingPoint
11 3 (5.77%) McAfee
11 3 (5.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 3 (5.77%) Dell
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago