The median annual salary for a Lead Network Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Network Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 866 898
Rank change year-on-year +51 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 40 41 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.048% 0.044% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.046% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 33
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £43,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £72,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80108 89468 100526
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.97% 96.55% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 65932 76287 83736
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Lead Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Lead Network Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Network Engineer in England

Lead Network Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Network Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Lead Network Engineer in England

Lead Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Network Engineer in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Network Engineer in England

Lead Network Engineer
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
North West -31 12 £45,000 -25.00%
London +28 10 £53,250 -11.98% 1
East of England - 10 £50,000 -
South East +28 4 £40,000 -31.91% 2
South West +9 2 £37,500 -16.20%
East Midlands - 2 £52,000 -
Lead Network Engineer
UK

Lead Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 across the England region featuring Lead Network Engineer in the job title.

1 65 (73.86%) Firewall
2 63 (71.59%) Cisco Certification
3 61 (69.32%) Cisco
4 46 (52.27%) WAN
5 41 (46.59%) CCNA
6 38 (43.18%) CCNP
7 35 (39.77%) LAN
7 35 (39.77%) Juniper
8 32 (36.36%) BGP
9 30 (34.09%) OSPF
10 28 (31.82%) MPLS
11 27 (30.68%) SLA
12 24 (27.27%) Change Control
13 23 (26.14%) Network Security
14 22 (25.00%) Network Design
15 18 (20.45%) Incident Management
15 18 (20.45%) Load Balancing
15 18 (20.45%) Telecoms
16 17 (19.32%) CCIE
16 17 (19.32%) Security Cleared
16 17 (19.32%) Wireless
17 16 (18.18%) Asset Management
17 16 (18.18%) BC Cleared
17 16 (18.18%) Problem Management
17 16 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
17 16 (18.18%) CheckPoint
17 16 (18.18%) Network Management
17 16 (18.18%) F5
17 16 (18.18%) Mentoring
18 14 (15.91%) Data Centre

Lead Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (73.86%) Firewall
2 46 (52.27%) WAN
3 35 (39.77%) LAN
4 32 (36.36%) BGP
5 30 (34.09%) OSPF
6 28 (31.82%) MPLS
7 23 (26.14%) Network Security
8 17 (19.32%) Wireless
9 16 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
11 13 (14.77%) VPN
12 11 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (11.36%) EIGRP
14 9 (10.23%) NetScaler
15 8 (9.09%) VoIP
16 7 (7.95%) VLAN
17 6 (6.82%) DNS
17 6 (6.82%) Unified Communications
18 5 (5.68%) BIG-IP
General
1 18 (20.45%) Telecoms
2 13 (14.77%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.95%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.41%) Fintech
5 2 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.27%) Wiki
6 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Windows
2 8 (9.09%) Linux
2 8 (9.09%) Unix
2 8 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) Change Control
2 22 (25.00%) Network Design
3 18 (20.45%) Incident Management
3 18 (20.45%) Load Balancing
4 16 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 16 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 16 (18.18%) Network Management
4 16 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 13 (14.77%) ITIL
5 13 (14.77%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (7.95%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (6.82%) Change Management
7 6 (6.82%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.82%) Statistics
7 6 (6.82%) WAN Optimisation
8 5 (5.68%) Information Security
9 4 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (4.55%) Network Architecture
9 4 (4.55%) Security Operations
10 3 (3.41%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 63 (71.59%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (46.59%) CCNA
3 38 (43.18%) CCNP
4 17 (19.32%) CCIE
4 17 (19.32%) Security Cleared
5 16 (18.18%) BC Cleared
6 14 (15.91%) JNCIP
7 7 (7.95%) MCSE
7 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (6.82%) MCP
8 6 (6.82%) MCSA
9 5 (5.68%) Degree
10 4 (4.55%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.27%) CCDE
11 2 (2.27%) CCSA
12 1 (1.14%) CCA
12 1 (1.14%) CCIP
12 1 (1.14%) CCSE
12 1 (1.14%) CCSP
12 1 (1.14%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (30.68%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (10.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.55%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.41%) Cisco CME
4 1 (1.14%) Ansible
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 61 (69.32%) Cisco
2 35 (39.77%) Juniper
3 16 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 16 (18.18%) F5
4 11 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 11 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 8 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 6 (6.82%) Fortinet
7 5 (5.68%) HP
8 3 (3.41%) Aruba
8 3 (3.41%) Avaya
8 3 (3.41%) Remedy
8 3 (3.41%) VMware
9 2 (2.27%) ArcSight
9 2 (2.27%) BroadSoft
9 2 (2.27%) Citrix
9 2 (2.27%) Mitel
9 2 (2.27%) Tandberg
10 1 (1.14%) Dell
10 1 (1.14%) Siemens
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car & Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago