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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Network Engineer
Rank 801 919 933
Rank change year-on-year
+118 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 77 49 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.045% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.047% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 73 40 44
Median salary £52,500 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £52,150 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £92,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £58,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%

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
87772 104579 111319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.42% 96.52% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72875 87237 92130
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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 2 December 2016 within the UK.

Lead Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Network Engineer
Top 28 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 2 December 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 +118 73 £52,500 -22.22% 8
London +60 28 £57,500 -25.80% 2
South East +90 18 £57,500 -8.00% 2
Berkshire +58 15 £57,500 -8.00% 2
Reading +49 15 £57,500 -9.80% 2
East of England +12 11 £50,000 +2.04%
North West - 11 £45,000 - 2
Hertfordshire - 11 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £50,000 -
Lancashire - 6 £43,750 - 2
Manchester - 5 £45,000 -
West Midlands -6 4 £43,750 -23.91% 2
Chorley - 4 £45,000 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Surrey - 2 £42,500 -
Coventry - 2 £45,500 - 1
Telford - 2 £42,500 - 1
Hammersmith - 2 £61,250 -
City of London +36 1 £54,500 -19.25%
Hampshire +7 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £40,000 -
Cobham - 1 £47,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £37,500 -
Preston - 1 £35,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £62,500 -

Lead Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 126 (81.29%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (72.26%) Firewall
3 111 (71.61%) Cisco
4 89 (57.42%) CCNP
5 78 (50.32%) Network Security
6 70 (45.16%) CCNA
7 61 (39.35%) CCIE
8 52 (33.55%) LAN
8 52 (33.55%) WAN
9 51 (32.90%) BGP
10 48 (30.97%) Network Design
11 47 (30.32%) Telecoms
12 46 (29.68%) Cisco Nexus
13 45 (29.03%) Data Centre
14 41 (26.45%) Wireless
15 39 (25.16%) CheckPoint
16 38 (24.52%) MPLS
17 35 (22.58%) Network Management
18 34 (21.94%) Cisco IOS
18 34 (21.94%) OSPF
19 31 (20.00%) SaaS
20 29 (18.71%) Network Monitoring
20 29 (18.71%) CCIP
21 28 (18.06%) VPN
22 27 (17.42%) Network Planning
22 27 (17.42%) DNS
23 26 (16.77%) CCSP
23 26 (16.77%) Security Cleared
24 25 (16.13%) Network Architecture
25 24 (15.48%) Juniper

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 (2.58%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.39%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.00%) SaaS
2 5 (3.23%) IaaS
3 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 112 (72.26%) Firewall
2 78 (50.32%) Network Security
3 52 (33.55%) LAN
3 52 (33.55%) WAN
4 51 (32.90%) BGP
5 46 (29.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 41 (26.45%) Wireless
7 38 (24.52%) MPLS
8 34 (21.94%) Cisco IOS
8 34 (21.94%) OSPF
9 28 (18.06%) VPN
10 27 (17.42%) DNS
11 23 (14.84%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (14.19%) TCP/IP
13 20 (12.90%) DHCP
14 18 (11.61%) EIGRP
15 17 (10.97%) Wi-Fi
16 16 (10.32%) Multicast
16 16 (10.32%) VoIP
17 15 (9.68%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (30.32%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.03%) Finance
3 5 (3.23%) Banking
4 4 (2.58%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.29%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 45 (29.03%) Data Centre
2 23 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.16%) CESG
3 8 (5.16%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (2.58%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (2.58%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.94%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.65%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.32%) Linux
2 14 (9.03%) Windows
3 6 (3.87%) Unix
4 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.97%) Network Design
2 35 (22.58%) Network Management
3 29 (18.71%) Network Monitoring
4 27 (17.42%) Network Planning
5 25 (16.13%) Network Architecture
6 22 (14.19%) Change Control
7 19 (12.26%) Incident Management
7 19 (12.26%) ITIL
8 14 (9.03%) Asset Management
8 14 (9.03%) Mentoring
8 14 (9.03%) Problem Management
8 14 (9.03%) Project Management
9 11 (7.10%) Matrix Organization
10 8 (5.16%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (5.16%) Infrastructure Management
10 8 (5.16%) Low Latency
10 8 (5.16%) Protective Monitoring
11 6 (3.87%) High Availability
12 5 (3.23%) Change Management
12 5 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.45%) Python
1 10 (6.45%) SQL
2 7 (4.52%) Tcl
3 2 (1.29%) Perl
3 2 (1.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 126 (81.29%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (57.42%) CCNP
3 70 (45.16%) CCNA
4 61 (39.35%) CCIE
5 29 (18.71%) CCIP
6 26 (16.77%) CCSP
6 26 (16.77%) Security Cleared
7 13 (8.39%) BC Cleared
7 13 (8.39%) SC Cleared
8 12 (7.74%) CCNP Voice
9 11 (7.10%) Degree
10 10 (6.45%) CISSP
11 9 (5.81%) JNCIP
12 8 (5.16%) CEH
12 8 (5.16%) DV Cleared
12 8 (5.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (3.23%) JNCIE
14 3 (1.94%) CCSA
14 3 (1.94%) JNCIS
15 2 (1.29%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.55%) SLA
2 5 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.52%) KVM
2 7 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.23%) vSphere
3 5 (3.23%) XenApp
3 5 (3.23%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.23%) Cacti
2 4 (2.58%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (2.58%) Endace
3 3 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.29%) Cisco CME
4 2 (1.29%) Nagios
4 2 (1.29%) OpenNMS
4 2 (1.29%) Puppet
4 2 (1.29%) RANCID
4 2 (1.29%) SCCM
4 2 (1.29%) SCOM
5 1 (0.65%) Ansible
5 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 111 (71.61%) Cisco
2 39 (25.16%) CheckPoint
3 24 (15.48%) Juniper
4 15 (9.68%) F5
5 10 (6.45%) Palo Alto
6 8 (5.16%) Citrix
7 7 (4.52%) VMware
8 6 (3.87%) Blue Coat
8 6 (3.87%) EMC
9 5 (3.23%) HP
10 4 (2.58%) Crossbeam
10 4 (2.58%) IronPort
10 4 (2.58%) Nokia
10 4 (2.58%) Polycom
10 4 (2.58%) Siemens
10 4 (2.58%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.58%) Sourcefire
10 4 (2.58%) Sun
11 3 (1.94%) Brocade
11 3 (1.94%) SonicWALL
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago