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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Network Engineer
Rank 872 838 849
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 32 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.022% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.023% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 35
Average salary £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,550 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £55,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%

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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Lead Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Network Engineer
Top 18 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 18 September 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
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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 -37 31 £50,000 -7.40% 3
South East -4 11 £50,000 -
London -31 10 £58,000 +7.40% 2
East of England -15 8 £65,000 +20.37% 1
Berkshire -1 6 £50,000 -4.76%
Reading - 6 £50,000 -
City of London +7 5 £58,000 +0.86%
Luton -5 4 £67,500 +25.00%
Bedfordshire -8 4 £67,500 +25.00%
Hertfordshire -14 4 £47,500 -12.03%
Hampshire - 4 £50,000 -
Andover - 4 £50,000 -
Watford - 4 £47,500 -
Cheshire -16 2 £40,000 -31.62%
North West -19 2 £40,000 -31.62%
Runcorn - 2 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £70,000 -

Lead Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (83.02%) Cisco
2 31 (58.49%) VPN
2 31 (58.49%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (58.49%) Network Security
3 29 (54.72%) CCNP
4 28 (52.83%) Juniper
5 25 (47.17%) LAN
5 25 (47.17%) WAN
6 24 (45.28%) VoIP
7 23 (43.40%) Firewall
7 23 (43.40%) Wireless
8 21 (39.62%) SolarWinds
8 21 (39.62%) Aruba
9 18 (33.96%) MPLS
10 17 (32.08%) BGP
10 17 (32.08%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (30.19%) Network Management
11 16 (30.19%) OSPF
12 15 (28.30%) EIGRP
12 15 (28.30%) RIP
12 15 (28.30%) HSRP
12 15 (28.30%) GLBP
12 15 (28.30%) VLAN
12 15 (28.30%) VPLS
13 13 (24.53%) CheckPoint
14 10 (18.87%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (16.98%) VMware
15 9 (16.98%) F5
15 9 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (15.09%) Microsoft

Lead Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (58.49%) VPN
1 31 (58.49%) Network Security
2 25 (47.17%) LAN
2 25 (47.17%) WAN
3 24 (45.28%) VoIP
4 23 (43.40%) Firewall
4 23 (43.40%) Wireless
5 18 (33.96%) MPLS
6 17 (32.08%) BGP
6 17 (32.08%) Cisco IOS
7 16 (30.19%) OSPF
8 15 (28.30%) EIGRP
8 15 (28.30%) RIP
8 15 (28.30%) HSRP
8 15 (28.30%) GLBP
8 15 (28.30%) VLAN
8 15 (28.30%) VPLS
9 10 (18.87%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (11.32%) Ethernet
General
1 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.66%) Handset
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Network Management
2 7 (13.21%) ITIL
3 6 (11.32%) Project Management
3 6 (11.32%) Information Security
4 5 (9.43%) Performance Management
4 5 (9.43%) Network Architecture
5 4 (7.55%) UML
5 4 (7.55%) SSADM
5 4 (7.55%) ArchiMate
5 4 (7.55%) TOGAF
5 4 (7.55%) Network Design
5 4 (7.55%) DoDAF
5 4 (7.55%) MODAF
5 4 (7.55%) SysML
6 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.89%) Network Planning
8 1 (1.89%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 31 (58.49%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (54.72%) CCNP
3 7 (13.21%) CCNA
4 5 (9.43%) Degree
5 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
5 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.66%) CCSE
6 3 (5.66%) CCIE
7 2 (3.77%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.77%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.77%) CCSA
8 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.89%) VCAP
8 1 (1.89%) MCSE
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.89%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) PCI DSS
1 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (11.32%) COBIT
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) SCOM
1 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (83.02%) Cisco
2 28 (52.83%) Juniper
3 21 (39.62%) SolarWinds
3 21 (39.62%) Aruba
4 13 (24.53%) CheckPoint
5 9 (16.98%) VMware
5 9 (16.98%) F5
6 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
7 7 (13.21%) HP
8 5 (9.43%) Mitel
9 4 (7.55%) Meru Networks
9 4 (7.55%) ProCurve
9 4 (7.55%) Brocade
10 3 (5.66%) Fortinet
10 3 (5.66%) Dell
10 3 (5.66%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 2 (3.77%) Nokia
11 2 (3.77%) Nortel
11 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.89%) TippingPoint
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