Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield 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
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 40 37
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 2.46% 2.48% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 2.52% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 3
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% -15.38% +100.00%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies in Wakefield with a recognized job title 240 278 199
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.36% 98.58% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 214 269 173
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £49,625 £55,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Wakefield

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Wakefield

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

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 Wakefield region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) BGP
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) xDSL
3 4 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 4 (66.67%) Broadband
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

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

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) Broadband
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) xDSL
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) VMware