The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 66 59 65
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 7 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.96% 0.90% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.91% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 13
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +13.09%  
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 Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 703 658 703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.83% 98.36% 99.01%
Number of salaries quoted 550 540 578
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Leicestershire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Leicestershire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

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

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Leicestershire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Leicester -14 6 £47,500 - 3
Network Engineer
East Midlands

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicestershire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (63.41%) LAN
1 26 (63.41%) Firewall
2 22 (53.66%) WAN
2 22 (53.66%) Cisco
3 21 (51.22%) CheckPoint
4 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
5 18 (43.90%) Retail
6 16 (39.02%) CCNP
7 14 (34.15%) Network Security
7 14 (34.15%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (29.27%) ITIL
8 12 (29.27%) Wireless
8 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
9 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
10 10 (24.39%) CCNA
11 8 (19.51%) HP
11 8 (19.51%) MPLS
11 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
11 8 (19.51%) Supplier Management
11 8 (19.51%) VMware
11 8 (19.51%) F5
12 7 (17.07%) VoIP
12 7 (17.07%) CCIE
13 6 (14.63%) Juniper
13 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (14.63%) Business Continuity
13 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
14 5 (12.20%) vSphere

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (63.41%) Firewall
1 26 (63.41%) LAN
2 22 (53.66%) WAN
3 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
4 14 (34.15%) Network Security
5 12 (29.27%) Wireless
6 8 (19.51%) MPLS
7 7 (17.07%) VoIP
8 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (12.20%) BGP
10 3 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (7.32%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (7.32%) Internet
10 3 (7.32%) OSPF
10 3 (7.32%) VLAN
11 2 (4.88%) IPsec
11 2 (4.88%) VPN
12 1 (2.44%) DHCP
12 1 (2.44%) DNS
12 1 (2.44%) SSL
General
1 18 (43.90%) Retail
2 5 (12.20%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.44%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
2 12 (29.27%) ITIL
3 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
4 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
4 8 (19.51%) Supplier Management
5 6 (14.63%) Business Continuity
5 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.76%) Coaching
8 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.44%) Change Management
8 1 (2.44%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Migration
8 1 (2.44%) Network Design
8 1 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.44%) Presales
8 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.44%) Security Monitoring
8 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) Perl
1 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (39.02%) CCNP
3 10 (24.39%) CCNA
4 7 (17.07%) CCIE
5 1 (2.44%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) vSphere
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Nagios
1 1 (2.44%) SmoothWall
1 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Cisco
2 21 (51.22%) CheckPoint
3 8 (19.51%) F5
3 8 (19.51%) HP
3 8 (19.51%) VMware
4 6 (14.63%) Juniper
5 4 (9.76%) CommVault
5 4 (9.76%) Dell
5 4 (9.76%) Motorola
5 4 (9.76%) SonicWALL
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.44%) Google
7 1 (2.44%) ProCurve
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