The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Network Engineer
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 89 102
Rank change year-on-year -48 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 23 78 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.92% 2.72% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 2.77% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20 73 71
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2435 2811 3232
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.13% 97.88% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2020 2338 2557
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Leeds

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Leeds

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Leeds over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Leeds region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 50 (92.59%) Cisco
2 35 (64.81%) Firewall
3 32 (59.26%) BGP
4 31 (57.41%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (55.56%) MPLS
5 30 (55.56%) OSPF
6 28 (51.85%) Juniper
6 28 (51.85%) CCNP
7 27 (50.00%) WAN
8 24 (44.44%) Linux
9 22 (40.74%) VLAN
10 20 (37.04%) Data Centre
11 18 (33.33%) VoIP
12 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
13 15 (27.78%) F5
13 15 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (24.07%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (24.07%) CCNA
14 13 (24.07%) VPN
15 12 (22.22%) VMware
15 12 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
16 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (20.37%) Spanning Tree
16 11 (20.37%) High Availability
17 10 (18.52%) FortiGate
17 10 (18.52%) IPsec
17 10 (18.52%) DNS
17 10 (18.52%) DHCP
18 8 (14.81%) Brocade
18 8 (14.81%) Presales

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 35 (64.81%) Firewall
2 32 (59.26%) BGP
3 30 (55.56%) MPLS
3 30 (55.56%) OSPF
4 27 (50.00%) WAN
5 22 (40.74%) VLAN
6 18 (33.33%) VoIP
7 15 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (24.07%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (24.07%) VPN
9 11 (20.37%) Spanning Tree
10 10 (18.52%) DHCP
10 10 (18.52%) DNS
10 10 (18.52%) IPsec
11 8 (14.81%) SSL
12 7 (12.96%) LAN
12 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
13 6 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (9.26%) Software-Defined Networking
15 4 (7.41%) Network Security
General
1 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 12 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) High Availability
2 8 (14.81%) Presales
3 7 (12.96%) Capacity Management
4 6 (11.11%) ITIL
4 6 (11.11%) Network Management
5 5 (9.26%) Validation
6 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.70%) Analytics
7 2 (3.70%) Change Management
7 2 (3.70%) Migration
8 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.85%) ITSM
8 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.85%) Network Design
8 1 (1.85%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.85%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 31 (57.41%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (51.85%) CCNP
3 13 (24.07%) CCNA
4 8 (14.81%) CCDA
4 8 (14.81%) CCIP
4 8 (14.81%) CCSP
5 6 (11.11%) CCIE
6 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.85%) CCSA
7 1 (1.85%) CCSE
7 1 (1.85%) Degree
7 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.85%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 50 (92.59%) Cisco
2 28 (51.85%) Juniper
3 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
4 15 (27.78%) F5
5 12 (22.22%) VMware
6 8 (14.81%) Brocade
7 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.56%) Civica
9 2 (3.70%) Aruba
10 1 (1.85%) Citrix
10 1 (1.85%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (1.85%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.85%) HP
10 1 (1.85%) Meraki
10 1 (1.85%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.85%) Ubiquiti
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