The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Lead Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Network Engineer
UK
Rank 779 894 941
Rank change year-on-year
+115 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 62 45 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.044% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.046% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 55 34 16
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,250 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Lead Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Lead Network Engineer in the job title.

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 25 February 2017 within the UK.

Lead Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Network Engineer
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +116 61 £55,000 -15.38% 8
London +81 25 £57,500 -17.85% 2
South East +68 15 £57,500 -11.53%
North West 0 13 £41,000 -1.20% 3
Berkshire +55 12 £57,500 -11.53%
Reading +50 11 £58,750 -9.61%
Lancashire - 11 £41,000 - 2
City of London +47 4 £75,000 +11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
South West - 3 £65,000 - 2
West Midlands - 3 £46,000 -
Manchester -26 2 £58,750 +41.56%
Coventry - 2 £46,000 -
Bristol - 2 £65,000 -
East of England +17 1 £50,000 +2.04% 1
North East - 1 £25,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £50,000 -
Chorley - 1 £40,000 - 1
Telford - 1 £42,500 -
Swindon - 1 £55,000 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -

Lead Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Lead Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Lead Network Engineer in the job title.

1 114 (82.01%) Cisco
2 111 (79.86%) Firewall
3 106 (76.26%) Cisco Certification
4 86 (61.87%) CCNP
5 68 (48.92%) CCNA
6 62 (44.60%) Network Security
7 59 (42.45%) Network Design
8 57 (41.01%) WAN
9 56 (40.29%) LAN
10 54 (38.85%) Wireless
11 52 (37.41%) CheckPoint
12 51 (36.69%) Data Centre
13 49 (35.25%) Network Management
14 47 (33.81%) CCIE
15 41 (29.50%) Cisco Nexus
16 40 (28.78%) BGP
17 38 (27.34%) Network Monitoring
18 35 (25.18%) MPLS
19 34 (24.46%) Cisco IOS
20 32 (23.02%) OSPF
20 32 (23.02%) Juniper
20 32 (23.02%) Network Planning
21 31 (22.30%) CCSP
21 31 (22.30%) CCIP
22 30 (21.58%) Network Architecture
23 28 (20.14%) SaaS
23 28 (20.14%) VPN
24 26 (18.71%) Telecoms
25 25 (17.99%) Mentoring
26 21 (15.11%) SLA

Lead Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) MS Project
2 4 (2.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (20.14%) SaaS
2 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 111 (79.86%) Firewall
2 62 (44.60%) Network Security
3 57 (41.01%) WAN
4 56 (40.29%) LAN
5 54 (38.85%) Wireless
6 41 (29.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 40 (28.78%) BGP
8 35 (25.18%) MPLS
9 34 (24.46%) Cisco IOS
10 32 (23.02%) OSPF
11 28 (20.14%) VPN
12 19 (13.67%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (8.63%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (7.91%) WLAN
15 10 (7.19%) Cisco Wireless
15 10 (7.19%) EIGRP
15 10 (7.19%) VoIP
16 8 (5.76%) DNS
16 8 (5.76%) SAN
17 7 (5.04%) TCP/IP
General
1 26 (18.71%) Telecoms
2 18 (12.95%) Finance
3 4 (2.88%) Banking
4 3 (2.16%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.44%) Marketing
5 2 (1.44%) Retail
6 1 (0.72%) Electronics
6 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.72%) Law
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.16%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 51 (36.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.32%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (2.16%) Fintech
3 3 (2.16%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.72%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.07%) Unix
2 13 (9.35%) Linux
2 13 (9.35%) Windows
3 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (42.45%) Network Design
2 49 (35.25%) Network Management
3 38 (27.34%) Network Monitoring
4 32 (23.02%) Network Planning
5 30 (21.58%) Network Architecture
6 25 (17.99%) Mentoring
7 19 (13.67%) ITIL
8 17 (12.23%) Change Control
9 15 (10.79%) Incident Management
10 13 (9.35%) Asset Management
10 13 (9.35%) Problem Management
10 13 (9.35%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (6.47%) Change Management
12 8 (5.76%) Load Balancing
13 7 (5.04%) Service Management
14 6 (4.32%) Customer Requirements
14 6 (4.32%) Security Operations
15 5 (3.60%) Project Management
16 4 (2.88%) Capacity Planning
16 4 (2.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.16%) Tcl
2 2 (1.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 106 (76.26%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (61.87%) CCNP
3 68 (48.92%) CCNA
4 47 (33.81%) CCIE
5 31 (22.30%) CCIP
5 31 (22.30%) CCSP
6 18 (12.95%) JNCIP
7 15 (10.79%) Security Cleared
8 12 (8.63%) BC Cleared
9 7 (5.04%) CCSA
9 7 (5.04%) Degree
10 4 (2.88%) CCDP
10 4 (2.88%) CCNP Voice
11 3 (2.16%) CCSE
11 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.44%) CCDA
12 2 (1.44%) JNCIS
13 1 (0.72%) HND
13 1 (0.72%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.11%) SLA
2 3 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.44%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.16%) KVM
3 1 (0.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) Cisco CME
2 3 (2.16%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.16%) Endace
3 2 (1.44%) Ansible
3 2 (1.44%) Cacti
3 2 (1.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 114 (82.01%) Cisco
2 52 (37.41%) CheckPoint
3 32 (23.02%) Juniper
4 15 (10.79%) Palo Alto
5 12 (8.63%) F5
6 10 (7.19%) SolarWinds
7 5 (3.60%) Blue Coat
7 5 (3.60%) Citrix
7 5 (3.60%) Fortinet
7 5 (3.60%) HP
8 4 (2.88%) Crossbeam
8 4 (2.88%) Sourcefire
8 4 (2.88%) VMware
9 3 (2.16%) Aruba
9 3 (2.16%) Dell
9 3 (2.16%) IronPort
9 3 (2.16%) Polycom
9 3 (2.16%) Remedy
9 3 (2.16%) Riverbed
9 3 (2.16%) Siemens
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 8 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester Le Street, County Durham
ITPS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago