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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Network Engineer
Rank 827 935 922
Rank change year-on-year
+108 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 84 29 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.026% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.027% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 83 22 46
Median salary £50,000 £66,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% +32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,575 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £92,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2016 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 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +108 80 £50,000 -25.92% 4
London +64 32 £58,750 -18.96%
West Midlands +2 14 £44,250 -30.58% 1
Coventry - 13 £45,000 -
South East +53 12 £57,500 -11.53%
Berkshire +39 8 £65,000 -3.70%
Reading +16 8 £65,000 -3.70%
Wiltshire +13 8 £50,000 +2.04%
South West +9 8 £50,000 +2.04% 1
East of England - 8 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £50,000 - 1
Salisbury - 8 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £50,000 - 1
City of London +64 3 £60,000 -17.24%
Manchester - 3 £42,500 - 1
North West - 3 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire +18 2 £50,000 +11.11%
East Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Brighton - 2 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £40,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £62,500 -
Telford - 1 £42,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £42,500 -

Lead Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 96 (76.80%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (70.40%) Cisco
2 88 (70.40%) Firewall
3 65 (52.00%) CCNP
4 58 (46.40%) Network Security
5 56 (44.80%) CCNA
6 51 (40.80%) CCIE
7 40 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 38 (30.40%) Telecoms
9 37 (29.60%) Data Centre
10 36 (28.80%) CheckPoint
11 33 (26.40%) BGP
11 33 (26.40%) Wireless
12 32 (25.60%) Network Design
12 32 (25.60%) WAN
13 30 (24.00%) LAN
14 26 (20.80%) MPLS
15 25 (20.00%) DNS
16 24 (19.20%) VPN
16 24 (19.20%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (17.60%) TCP/IP
17 22 (17.60%) Cisco ASA
18 21 (16.80%) Cisco IOS
18 21 (16.80%) VoIP
18 21 (16.80%) OSPF
19 20 (16.00%) MS Excel
19 20 (16.00%) CCIP
19 20 (16.00%) SaaS
20 19 (15.20%) F5
20 19 (15.20%) Security Cleared

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 4 (3.20%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.80%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.00%) SaaS
2 5 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 88 (70.40%) Firewall
2 58 (46.40%) Network Security
3 40 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 33 (26.40%) BGP
4 33 (26.40%) Wireless
5 32 (25.60%) WAN
6 30 (24.00%) LAN
7 26 (20.80%) MPLS
8 25 (20.00%) DNS
9 24 (19.20%) VPN
10 22 (17.60%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (17.60%) TCP/IP
11 21 (16.80%) Cisco IOS
11 21 (16.80%) OSPF
11 21 (16.80%) VoIP
12 17 (13.60%) DHCP
13 14 (11.20%) VLAN
14 13 (10.40%) Multicast
15 12 (9.60%) FTP
15 12 (9.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.80%) Big Data
1 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
1 1 (0.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (30.40%) Telecoms
2 19 (15.20%) Finance
3 5 (4.00%) Banking
4 4 (3.20%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.60%) Games
5 2 (1.60%) Retail
6 1 (0.80%) Advertising
6 1 (0.80%) Front Office
6 1 (0.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.40%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.60%) CSS
3 1 (0.80%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.80%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (29.60%) Data Centre
2 24 (19.20%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.40%) CESG
3 8 (6.40%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.20%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.60%) Statistics
7 1 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.00%) Windows
2 13 (10.40%) Linux
3 8 (6.40%) Unix
4 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.60%) Network Design
2 19 (15.20%) Network Planning
3 18 (14.40%) Network Monitoring
4 17 (13.60%) Network Architecture
4 17 (13.60%) Network Management
5 12 (9.60%) ITIL
5 12 (9.60%) Project Management
6 11 (8.80%) Change Control
6 11 (8.80%) Incident Management
7 9 (7.20%) Load Balancing
7 9 (7.20%) Mentoring
7 9 (7.20%) Protective Monitoring
8 8 (6.40%) Ethical Hacking
8 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (6.40%) Low Latency
8 8 (6.40%) Matrix Organization
8 8 (6.40%) Problem Management
9 7 (5.60%) Analytics
9 7 (5.60%) Asset Management
10 5 (4.00%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.80%) SQL
2 9 (7.20%) Python
3 4 (3.20%) Tcl
4 2 (1.60%) Perl
4 2 (1.60%) PHP
5 1 (0.80%) C
Qualifications
1 96 (76.80%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (52.00%) CCNP
3 56 (44.80%) CCNA
4 51 (40.80%) CCIE
5 20 (16.00%) CCIP
6 19 (15.20%) Security Cleared
7 17 (13.60%) CCSP
8 12 (9.60%) SC Cleared
9 11 (8.80%) CCNP Voice
9 11 (8.80%) CISSP
10 10 (8.00%) Degree
11 8 (6.40%) CEH
11 8 (6.40%) DV Cleared
11 8 (6.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (5.60%) BC Cleared
13 6 (4.80%) JNCIE
14 5 (4.00%) JNCIP
15 3 (2.40%) JNCIS
15 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (1.60%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) SLA
2 4 (3.20%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.80%) GPG13
4 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (6.40%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.00%) vSphere
2 5 (4.00%) XenApp
2 5 (4.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (3.20%) KVM
4 1 (0.80%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Endace
2 3 (2.40%) Cacti
2 3 (2.40%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.60%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.60%) Nagios
3 2 (1.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.60%) OpenNMS
3 2 (1.60%) Puppet
3 2 (1.60%) RANCID
3 2 (1.60%) SCCM
3 2 (1.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (70.40%) Cisco
2 36 (28.80%) CheckPoint
3 19 (15.20%) F5
3 19 (15.20%) Juniper
4 8 (6.40%) Citrix
4 8 (6.40%) Palo Alto
5 6 (4.80%) Blue Coat
6 5 (4.00%) EMC
6 5 (4.00%) Nokia
6 5 (4.00%) VMware
7 4 (3.20%) Crossbeam
7 4 (3.20%) Sourcefire
7 4 (3.20%) Sun
8 3 (2.40%) HP
9 2 (1.60%) Brocade
9 2 (1.60%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.60%) Foundry
9 2 (1.60%) Huawei
9 2 (1.60%) ZyXEL
10 1 (0.80%) Trend Micro
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