The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
Rank 132 89 112
Rank change year-on-year -43 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 31 88 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.19% 2.69% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 2.78% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23 85 70
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -8.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £55,000 £52,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 2527 3168 3603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.34% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2226 2608 2889
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Leeds

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 76 (98.70%) Cisco
2 59 (76.62%) Firewall
3 50 (64.94%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (49.35%) CCNP
5 37 (48.05%) Juniper
6 31 (40.26%) WAN
7 25 (32.47%) MPLS
7 25 (32.47%) OSPF
7 25 (32.47%) BGP
8 23 (29.87%) CCIE
8 23 (29.87%) Network Security
9 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 21 (27.27%) Linux
10 19 (24.68%) CCNA
11 17 (22.08%) LAN
11 17 (22.08%) Data Centre
12 16 (20.78%) VLAN
12 16 (20.78%) DNS
13 15 (19.48%) DHCP
14 14 (18.18%) Validation
14 14 (18.18%) VMware
14 14 (18.18%) VoIP
15 13 (16.88%) Windows
15 13 (16.88%) Active Directory
15 13 (16.88%) Capacity Management
16 12 (15.58%) Network Management
16 12 (15.58%) Windows Server
16 12 (15.58%) VPN
17 11 (14.29%) SSL
17 11 (14.29%) CheckPoint

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (1.30%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 59 (76.62%) Firewall
2 31 (40.26%) WAN
3 25 (32.47%) BGP
3 25 (32.47%) MPLS
3 25 (32.47%) OSPF
4 23 (29.87%) Network Security
5 17 (22.08%) LAN
6 16 (20.78%) DNS
6 16 (20.78%) VLAN
7 15 (19.48%) DHCP
8 14 (18.18%) VoIP
9 12 (15.58%) VPN
10 11 (14.29%) SSL
11 10 (12.99%) IPsec
11 10 (12.99%) Software-Defined Networking
12 8 (10.39%) TCP/IP
13 6 (7.79%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (6.49%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (6.49%) Spanning Tree
15 2 (2.60%) IP Telephony
General
1 9 (11.69%) Games
2 4 (5.19%) Advertising
2 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.60%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.49%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (5.19%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Linux
2 13 (16.88%) Windows
3 12 (15.58%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Solaris
5 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.18%) Validation
2 13 (16.88%) Capacity Management
3 12 (15.58%) Network Management
4 9 (11.69%) High Availability
5 7 (9.09%) Presales
6 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.60%) ITIL
7 2 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.30%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.30%) Email Filtering
8 1 (1.30%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.30%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.30%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.30%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.30%) Matrix Management
8 1 (1.30%) Migration
8 1 (1.30%) Project Management
8 1 (1.30%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.30%) Service Management
8 1 (1.30%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.90%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) C
2 1 (1.30%) C++
2 1 (1.30%) Perl
2 1 (1.30%) PHP
2 1 (1.30%) Python
2 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (64.94%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (49.35%) CCNP
3 23 (29.87%) CCIE
4 19 (24.68%) CCNA
5 4 (5.19%) CCSP
6 3 (3.90%) CCDA
6 3 (3.90%) CCIP
7 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.60%) XenServer
5 1 (1.30%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.30%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.30%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (1.30%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (1.30%) Nagios
2 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.30%) Proventia
Vendors
1 76 (98.70%) Cisco
2 37 (48.05%) Juniper
3 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 14 (18.18%) VMware
5 11 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 10 (12.99%) Brocade
7 6 (7.79%) Dell
7 6 (7.79%) F5
8 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.60%) Civica
9 2 (2.60%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (2.60%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.30%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.30%) HP
10 1 (1.30%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.30%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.30%) NetApp
10 1 (1.30%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.30%) Symantec
10 1 (1.30%) Tripwire
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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