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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Network Engineer
Rank 895 922 884
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 5 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.018% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.019% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 5
Average salary £57,250 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.04% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +17.64%

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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
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 £27,000 £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 21 April 2015 within the UK.

Lead Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Network Engineer
Top 9 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 21 April 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 +38 5 £57,250 +14.50%
London +35 3 £72,500 +25.00%
City of London +24 2 - -
North West - 1 £42,000 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £42,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £42,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Lead Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (86.96%) Firewall
3 17 (73.91%) CheckPoint
4 16 (69.57%) Juniper
4 16 (69.57%) TCP/IP
5 15 (65.22%) VMware
6 14 (60.87%) Information Security
6 14 (60.87%) Telnet
6 14 (60.87%) DNS
6 14 (60.87%) DHCP
6 14 (60.87%) FTP
6 14 (60.87%) Windows
6 14 (60.87%) Linux
6 14 (60.87%) LDAP
6 14 (60.87%) SSL
7 11 (47.83%) Finance
7 11 (47.83%) Network Architecture
8 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
10 8 (34.78%) Perl
10 8 (34.78%) SQL
10 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
11 6 (26.09%) HTTP
11 6 (26.09%) WAN
11 6 (26.09%) SMTP
11 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (21.74%) CCNP
12 5 (21.74%) CCNA
12 5 (21.74%) LAN
12 5 (21.74%) Network Security

Lead Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) Firewall
2 16 (69.57%) TCP/IP
3 14 (60.87%) DHCP
3 14 (60.87%) FTP
3 14 (60.87%) LDAP
3 14 (60.87%) DNS
3 14 (60.87%) SSL
3 14 (60.87%) Telnet
4 6 (26.09%) WAN
4 6 (26.09%) SMTP
4 6 (26.09%) HTTP
5 5 (21.74%) LAN
5 5 (21.74%) Network Security
6 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 3 (13.04%) BGP
7 2 (8.70%) MPLS
7 2 (8.70%) OSPF
7 2 (8.70%) VoIP
7 2 (8.70%) VLAN
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) Network Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) Cyber Security
4 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Network Design
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.35%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) SIEM
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) B2B
5 1 (4.35%) B2C
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Security Management
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Perl
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
1 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) CCNP
3 5 (21.74%) CCNA
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) CCIE
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (73.91%) CheckPoint
3 16 (69.57%) Juniper
4 15 (65.22%) VMware
5 5 (21.74%) F5
6 2 (8.70%) WorldPay
6 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) Avaya
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) NetApp
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £225 car allowance, bonus, training
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