The median annual salary for a Lead Network Engineer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Network Engineer
England / North West
Rank 244 - 249
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.21% - 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% - 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Median salary £41,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5865 5483 6340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.72% 97.06% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 4606 5110
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Network Engineer in the North West

Lead Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Lead Network Engineer in the North West

Lead Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Network Engineer in the North West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Network Engineer in the North West

Lead Network Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Lancashire - 10 £41,000 - 1
Manchester - 3 £58,750 -
Lead Network Engineer
England

Lead Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 North West region featuring Lead Network Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
1 23 (85.19%) CCNP
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco
2 22 (81.48%) Network Security
3 19 (70.37%) BGP
4 18 (66.67%) MPLS
4 18 (66.67%) OSPF
4 18 (66.67%) Network Design
4 18 (66.67%) Network Management
4 18 (66.67%) Mentoring
5 17 (62.96%) JNCIP
5 17 (62.96%) Juniper
6 16 (59.26%) CCNA
6 16 (59.26%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (33.33%) LAN
8 6 (22.22%) WAN
9 5 (18.52%) WLAN
9 5 (18.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (14.81%) Degree
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
11 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (11.11%) OpenScape
11 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (11.11%) IronPort
11 3 (11.11%) Polycom
11 3 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (11.11%) ITIL

Lead Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 22 (81.48%) Network Security
3 19 (70.37%) BGP
4 18 (66.67%) MPLS
4 18 (66.67%) OSPF
5 9 (33.33%) LAN
6 6 (22.22%) WAN
7 5 (18.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (18.52%) WLAN
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (11.11%) IPsec
9 3 (11.11%) OpenScape
9 3 (11.11%) SAN
9 3 (11.11%) SSL
9 3 (11.11%) VPN
9 3 (11.11%) Wireless
10 2 (7.41%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (7.41%) IP Telephony
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
1 3 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 18 (66.67%) Network Design
1 18 (66.67%) Network Management
2 16 (59.26%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
3 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 23 (85.19%) CCNP
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (62.96%) JNCIP
3 16 (59.26%) CCNA
4 4 (14.81%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) CCIE
6 1 (3.70%) CCSA
6 1 (3.70%) CCSE
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Cacti
1 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco
2 17 (62.96%) Juniper
3 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
3 3 (11.11%) IronPort
3 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 3 (11.11%) Polycom
3 3 (11.11%) Siemens
4 2 (7.41%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) Nimble Storage
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ITPS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago