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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Network Engineer
Rank 870 897 876
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 20 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.019% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.020% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 20
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 £38,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £42,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+52.94% -21.29%

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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015 within the UK.

Lead Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Network Engineer
Top 13 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 7 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 +19 15 £68,750 +18.53% 1
City of London +39 6 £72,500 +25.00% 1
London +28 6 £72,500 +25.00% 1
Cardiff - 5 £48,750 -
South Wales - 5 £48,750 -
Wales - 5 £48,750 -
West Midlands - 5 £65,000 -
South East +24 4 £70,000 +40.00%
Berkshire - 4 £70,000 -
Birmingham - 4 £65,000 -
Reading - 4 £70,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £48,250 -
Staffordshire - 1 £48,250 -

Lead Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 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 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (77.78%) Firewall
4 18 (66.67%) CCNP
5 14 (51.85%) F5
5 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
6 13 (48.15%) OSPF
6 13 (48.15%) BGP
7 12 (44.44%) WAN
8 11 (40.74%) Juniper
8 11 (40.74%) Degree
9 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
10 9 (33.33%) CCIE
10 9 (33.33%) CSS
10 9 (33.33%) LAN
10 9 (33.33%) Finance
10 9 (33.33%) VLAN
11 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (25.93%) Wireless
11 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
12 6 (22.22%) VPN
12 6 (22.22%) Internet
12 6 (22.22%) MPLS
12 6 (22.22%) Network Security
12 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
12 6 (22.22%) VMware
12 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (18.52%) SaaS
13 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
13 5 (18.52%) Computer Science

Lead Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) OSPF
2 13 (48.15%) BGP
3 12 (44.44%) WAN
4 9 (33.33%) LAN
4 9 (33.33%) VLAN
5 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
5 7 (25.93%) Wireless
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (22.22%) Network Security
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (22.22%) VPN
6 6 (22.22%) Internet
6 6 (22.22%) MPLS
7 5 (18.52%) SAN
7 5 (18.52%) RIP
7 5 (18.52%) DNS
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (18.52%) HSRP
7 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.70%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
1 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
1 5 (18.52%) Network Management
1 5 (18.52%) Analytics
2 4 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) B2B
4 1 (3.70%) B2C
4 1 (3.70%) Security Management
4 1 (3.70%) Workflow
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Network Design
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Management
4 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Perl
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (66.67%) CCNP
3 11 (40.74%) Degree
4 9 (33.33%) CCIE
5 4 (14.81%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.70%) CCNA
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) F5
3 11 (40.74%) Juniper
4 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
5 6 (22.22%) VMware
6 5 (18.52%) HP
6 5 (18.52%) ProCurve
7 4 (14.81%) McAfee
8 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
8 2 (7.41%) Citrix
8 2 (7.41%) Avaya
8 2 (7.41%) WorldPay
9 1 (3.70%) Verint
9 1 (3.70%) CyberTech
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