Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £58,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Network Engineer
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 38 73
Rank change year-on-year -21 +35 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 9 57 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.57% 6.70% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 6.79% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 55 12
Leicester median annual salary £58,000 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.47% +7.59% +43.64%
10th Percentile £46,000 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £45,000 £45,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £57,750 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +35.88% +8.97% +27.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 564 840 817
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.26% 98.71% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 522 764 691
Leicester median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £23,775 £25,325 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £57,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,750 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -5.49% +6.49% -

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings that featured Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Leicester

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Leicester

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Leicester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Leicester region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) CCIE
4 4 (44.44%) Change Management
4 4 (44.44%) CCDP
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) WLAN
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) NetApp
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) HP APS
4 4 (44.44%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (44.44%) CCDE
4 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
4 4 (44.44%) ProCurve
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Wireless

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) VoIP
3 4 (44.44%) WLAN
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) NX-OS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) CCDE
3 4 (44.44%) CCDP
3 4 (44.44%) CCIE
3 4 (44.44%) HP APS
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) NetApp
2 4 (44.44%) ProCurve
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Meraki
3 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds