The median annual salary for a Lead Network Engineer was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Network Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 212 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Network Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.021% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £46,000 - -
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 West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4511 5864 4839
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.84% 96.35% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3721 4773 4129
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Network Engineer in the West Midlands

Lead Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Lead Network Engineer in the West Midlands

Lead Network Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Coventry - 1 £46,000 -
Lead Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region featuring Lead Network Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) CCIE
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) MS Project
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) CCDA
5 2 (33.33%) CCDP
5 2 (33.33%) BGP
5 2 (33.33%) IPv4
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) Coaching
6 1 (16.67%) IOS XR
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (16.67%) Network Design
6 1 (16.67%) Firmware
6 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) LAN

Lead Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) IPv4
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) IOS XR
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCIE
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
4 2 (33.33%) CCDA
4 2 (33.33%) CCDP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto