The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Network Engineer
Rank 877 858 866
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 24 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.027% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.028% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 30
Average salary £58,000 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £49,000 £41,450
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £58,500 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 30 July 2014 within the UK.

Lead Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Network Engineer
Top 20 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 30 July 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
(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 -30 23 £58,000 +7.40%
London -43 14 £58,000 +7.40%
City of London - 12 £58,000 -
South East -13 5 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £50,000 -
Andover - 4 £50,000 -
East of England -15 2 £45,000 -16.66%
North West +1 1 £37,500 -35.89%
Bedfordshire -5 1 £70,000 +29.62%
Cheshire -10 1 £37,500 -35.89%
Hertfordshire -13 1 £45,000 -16.66%
Luton -19 1 £70,000 +29.62%
Milton Keynes - 1 £70,000 -
Runcorn - 1 £37,500 -
St Albans - 1 £45,000 -
Watford - 1 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £70,000 -
Leeds - 1 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -

Lead Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 41 (91.11%) Cisco
2 37 (82.22%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (77.78%) CCNP
4 28 (62.22%) LAN
4 28 (62.22%) WAN
5 26 (57.78%) VPN
6 25 (55.56%) Juniper
6 25 (55.56%) MPLS
6 25 (55.56%) Network Security
7 23 (51.11%) OSPF
7 23 (51.11%) BGP
8 22 (48.89%) Wireless
8 22 (48.89%) VoIP
8 22 (48.89%) SolarWinds
9 19 (42.22%) Aruba
9 19 (42.22%) Network Management
10 18 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
11 17 (37.78%) VPLS
11 17 (37.78%) Firewall
11 17 (37.78%) EIGRP
12 16 (35.56%) RIP
12 16 (35.56%) VLAN
12 16 (35.56%) HSRP
12 16 (35.56%) GLBP
13 11 (24.44%) CheckPoint
14 10 (22.22%) ITIL
15 9 (20.00%) VMware
16 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
17 7 (15.56%) HP
17 7 (15.56%) Cisco ASA

Lead Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (62.22%) LAN
1 28 (62.22%) WAN
2 26 (57.78%) VPN
3 25 (55.56%) MPLS
3 25 (55.56%) Network Security
4 23 (51.11%) OSPF
4 23 (51.11%) BGP
5 22 (48.89%) Wireless
5 22 (48.89%) VoIP
6 18 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
7 17 (37.78%) VPLS
7 17 (37.78%) Firewall
7 17 (37.78%) EIGRP
8 16 (35.56%) RIP
8 16 (35.56%) VLAN
8 16 (35.56%) HSRP
8 16 (35.56%) GLBP
9 7 (15.56%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (11.11%) Ethernet
11 4 (8.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 2 (4.44%) Retail
1 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.44%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Network Management
2 10 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (8.89%) ArchiMate
3 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
3 4 (8.89%) Network Design
3 4 (8.89%) DoDAF
3 4 (8.89%) MODAF
3 4 (8.89%) SysML
3 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.89%) UML
3 4 (8.89%) SSADM
4 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
4 2 (4.44%) Network Architecture
4 2 (4.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.22%) BPR
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.22%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 37 (82.22%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (77.78%) CCNP
3 6 (13.33%) CCNA
4 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) CCSE
5 3 (6.67%) CCIE
6 2 (4.44%) Degree
6 2 (4.44%) CCSA
6 2 (4.44%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.22%) MCSE
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.22%) VCAP
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.22%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.22%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.22%) Nessus
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (91.11%) Cisco
2 25 (55.56%) Juniper
3 22 (48.89%) SolarWinds
4 19 (42.22%) Aruba
5 11 (24.44%) CheckPoint
6 9 (20.00%) VMware
7 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.56%) HP
9 6 (13.33%) F5
9 6 (13.33%) Blue Coat
9 6 (13.33%) Nokia
10 4 (8.89%) ProCurve
10 4 (8.89%) Brocade
10 4 (8.89%) Nortel
11 3 (6.67%) McAfee
11 3 (6.67%) Dell
11 3 (6.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 3 (6.67%) TippingPoint
12 2 (4.44%) Fortinet
13 1 (2.22%) Mitel