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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Network Engineer
Rank 864 851 853
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 15 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.020% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.021% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 20
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -19.06%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -22.72%

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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 27 January 2015 within the UK.

Lead Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Network Engineer
Top 7 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 27 January 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
(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 -5 15 £50,000 +14.94% 2
South West 0 12 £50,000 +17.64%
Gloucestershire - 12 £50,000 -
Cheltenham - 11 £50,000 -
London +14 3 £72,500 +46.46% 1
City of London +6 1 £72,500 +36.15%
Gloucester - 1 £50,000 -

Lead Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 38 (84.44%) Firewall
2 36 (80.00%) Cisco
3 31 (68.89%) Juniper
4 28 (62.22%) CheckPoint
5 24 (53.33%) SSL
6 23 (51.11%) Information Security
7 22 (48.89%) TCP/IP
7 22 (48.89%) Windows
8 20 (44.44%) Linux
8 20 (44.44%) Network Security
9 19 (42.22%) VMware
10 18 (40.00%) DNS
11 17 (37.78%) LDAP
11 17 (37.78%) DHCP
11 17 (37.78%) FTP
11 17 (37.78%) Telnet
11 17 (37.78%) Network Architecture
12 13 (28.89%) Finance
12 13 (28.89%) VPN
13 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
14 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
14 9 (20.00%) F5
14 9 (20.00%) Perl
14 9 (20.00%) SQL
14 9 (20.00%) VoIP
15 8 (17.78%) WAN
15 8 (17.78%) HTTP
15 8 (17.78%) SMTP
15 8 (17.78%) CCNA

Lead Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 38 (84.44%) Firewall
2 24 (53.33%) SSL
3 22 (48.89%) TCP/IP
4 20 (44.44%) Network Security
5 18 (40.00%) DNS
6 17 (37.78%) Telnet
6 17 (37.78%) DHCP
6 17 (37.78%) FTP
6 17 (37.78%) LDAP
7 13 (28.89%) VPN
8 9 (20.00%) VoIP
9 8 (17.78%) WAN
9 8 (17.78%) SMTP
9 8 (17.78%) HTTP
9 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (15.56%) LAN
10 7 (15.56%) NetScreen
10 7 (15.56%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (15.56%) Wireless
11 6 (13.33%) Junos
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Handset
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Windows
2 20 (44.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Information Security
2 17 (37.78%) Network Architecture
3 6 (13.33%) Cyber Security
4 5 (11.11%) Project Management
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (6.67%) Network Design
7 2 (4.44%) ITIL
8 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.22%) B2B
8 1 (2.22%) B2C
8 1 (2.22%) Network Planning
8 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.22%) Time Management
8 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.22%) Service Management
8 1 (2.22%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) Perl
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
1 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) CCNA
3 7 (15.56%) Degree
4 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 6 (13.33%) CCNP
5 2 (4.44%) CCIE
6 1 (2.22%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.22%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (13.33%) COBIT
1 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
1 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 31 (68.89%) Juniper
3 28 (62.22%) CheckPoint
4 19 (42.22%) VMware
5 9 (20.00%) F5
6 4 (8.89%) Mitel
6 4 (8.89%) Aruba
7 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.67%) Citrix
7 3 (6.67%) Meru Networks
8 2 (4.44%) Avaya
8 2 (4.44%) HP
9 1 (2.22%) Dell
9 1 (2.22%) EMC
9 1 (2.22%) Nortel
9 1 (2.22%) Sun
9 1 (2.22%) NetApp
9 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £42000 per annum
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