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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Network Engineer
Rank 872 905 852
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 20 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.021% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.022% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 24
Average salary £66,250 £58,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.22% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,425 £41,600 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,200 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -7.40%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Lead Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Network Engineer
Top 15 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 31 July 2015. 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 +12 16 £68,750 +18.53% 1
London +22 6 £72,500 +25.00%
City of London +20 6 £72,500 +25.00%
South East +1 5 £70,000 +40.00%
West Midlands - 5 £65,000 -
Wales - 4 £48,750 -
Berkshire - 4 £70,000 -
Reading - 4 £70,000 -
Cardiff - 4 £48,750 -
South Wales - 4 £48,750 -
Birmingham - 4 £65,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £48,250 -
Tamworth - 1 £48,250 -
Gatwick - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -

Lead Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 20 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (75.00%) CCNP
3 18 (75.00%) Firewall
4 12 (50.00%) BGP
4 12 (50.00%) OSPF
4 12 (50.00%) F5
5 11 (45.83%) Data Centre
5 11 (45.83%) Degree
6 9 (37.50%) VLAN
6 9 (37.50%) Juniper
6 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
6 9 (37.50%) CSS
6 9 (37.50%) WAN
7 8 (33.33%) LAN
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
8 7 (29.17%) CCIE
9 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (25.00%) VPN
9 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 6 (25.00%) Wireless
9 6 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (20.83%) Network Security
10 5 (20.83%) ProCurve
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (20.83%) SaaS
10 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
10 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
10 5 (20.83%) VRRP
10 5 (20.83%) VMware

Lead Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 12 (50.00%) OSPF
2 12 (50.00%) BGP
3 9 (37.50%) WAN
3 9 (37.50%) VLAN
4 8 (33.33%) LAN
5 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (25.00%) VPN
5 6 (25.00%) Wireless
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (20.83%) Network Security
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (20.83%) HSRP
6 5 (20.83%) VRRP
6 5 (20.83%) RIP
6 5 (20.83%) EIGRP
6 5 (20.83%) SAN
6 5 (20.83%) Internet
6 5 (20.83%) MPLS
7 4 (16.67%) TACACS
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) XMPP
2 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Data Centre
2 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.17%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
1 5 (20.83%) Analytics
2 4 (16.67%) Network Management
2 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Security Management
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (75.00%) CCNP
3 11 (45.83%) Degree
4 7 (29.17%) CCIE
5 4 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) F5
3 9 (37.50%) Juniper
3 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.83%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) ProCurve
5 4 (16.67%) McAfee
6 3 (12.50%) Fortinet
7 2 (8.33%) WorldPay
8 1 (4.17%) Verint
8 1 (4.17%) CyberTech
8 1 (4.17%) BT
8 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
Other
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Posted: 2 days ago
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