Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 159 153
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 122 123 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.79% 1.61% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.65% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 112 108 154
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.26% +6.88%
10th Percentile £27,075 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £52,225 £55,000 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% +0.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6655 7475 9019
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 98.08% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5624 6453 7296
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in West Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in West Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in West Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -34 70 £42,500 -9.09% 5
Bradford +28 28 £37,500 -31.82%
Wakefield +3 6 £35,000 -36.36%
Batley - 6 £31,000 -
Bingley - 3 £25,000 -
Halifax +23 1 £55,000 +46.67%
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 108 (88.52%) Cisco
2 90 (73.77%) Cisco Certification
3 84 (68.85%) Firewall
4 75 (61.48%) CCNP
5 73 (59.84%) CCNA
6 51 (41.80%) VMware
7 45 (36.89%) WAN
8 44 (36.07%) Load Balancing
9 43 (35.25%) ITIL
10 37 (30.33%) Cisco ASA
11 36 (29.51%) BGP
12 34 (27.87%) LAN
13 33 (27.05%) F5
13 33 (27.05%) Wireless
14 31 (25.41%) OSPF
14 31 (25.41%) Windows
14 31 (25.41%) Avaya
15 30 (24.59%) VoIP
15 30 (24.59%) Microsoft
15 30 (24.59%) Finance
15 30 (24.59%) Root Cause Analysis
15 30 (24.59%) Data Centre
16 29 (23.77%) CCDA
17 28 (22.95%) MPLS
17 28 (22.95%) Problem Management
18 26 (21.31%) Network Security
18 26 (21.31%) Verint
18 26 (21.31%) Cisco Nexus
18 26 (21.31%) Genesys
18 26 (21.31%) CCIE

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (4.10%) CMS
2 2 (1.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.64%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.82%) Apache
3 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) IaaS
1 2 (1.64%) PaaS
1 2 (1.64%) SaaS
2 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 84 (68.85%) Firewall
2 45 (36.89%) WAN
3 37 (30.33%) Cisco ASA
4 36 (29.51%) BGP
5 34 (27.87%) LAN
6 33 (27.05%) Wireless
7 31 (25.41%) OSPF
8 30 (24.59%) VoIP
9 28 (22.95%) MPLS
10 26 (21.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 26 (21.31%) Network Security
11 25 (20.49%) VLAN
12 16 (13.11%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (10.66%) EIGRP
13 13 (10.66%) Ethernet
13 13 (10.66%) Spanning Tree
14 12 (9.84%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (9.02%) VPN
16 10 (8.20%) DNS
17 9 (7.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (24.59%) Finance
2 10 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.10%) Retail
4 3 (2.46%) Marketing
5 2 (1.64%) Games
6 1 (0.82%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.82%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.59%) Data Centre
2 14 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.66%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.82%) EPoS
5 1 (0.82%) iPad
5 1 (0.82%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.41%) Windows
2 23 (18.85%) Linux
3 11 (9.02%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.64%) Unix
7 1 (0.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.07%) Load Balancing
2 43 (35.25%) ITIL
3 30 (24.59%) Root Cause Analysis
4 28 (22.95%) Problem Management
5 19 (15.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (13.11%) High Availability
7 10 (8.20%) Presales
8 9 (7.38%) Fault Analysis
8 9 (7.38%) ITSM
9 8 (6.56%) Capacity Management
10 7 (5.74%) Change Management
10 7 (5.74%) Network Architecture
11 6 (4.92%) Network Management
11 6 (4.92%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (4.92%) Network Optimisation
12 5 (4.10%) Release Management
13 4 (3.28%) Integration Testing
13 4 (3.28%) Kalman Filter
13 4 (3.28%) Service Design
13 4 (3.28%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.28%) SQL
2 1 (0.82%) Perl
2 1 (0.82%) PHP
2 1 (0.82%) Python
2 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 90 (73.77%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (61.48%) CCNP
3 73 (59.84%) CCNA
4 29 (23.77%) CCDA
5 26 (21.31%) CCIE
6 11 (9.02%) CCSA
6 11 (9.02%) CCSP
6 11 (9.02%) JNCIA
7 10 (8.20%) CCIP
7 10 (8.20%) CCSE
7 10 (8.20%) JNCIP
7 10 (8.20%) SC Cleared
7 10 (8.20%) Security Cleared
8 7 (5.74%) Degree
9 3 (2.46%) JNCIS
9 3 (2.46%) MCSE
9 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.64%) CCDP
10 2 (1.64%) EMCIE
10 2 (1.64%) EMCTA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.64%) vSphere
4 1 (0.82%) Firmware
4 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.82%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (0.82%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.64%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.82%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.82%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 108 (88.52%) Cisco
2 51 (41.80%) VMware
3 33 (27.05%) F5
4 31 (25.41%) Avaya
5 30 (24.59%) Microsoft
6 26 (21.31%) Genesys
6 26 (21.31%) Verint
7 22 (18.03%) Juniper
8 17 (13.93%) CheckPoint
9 13 (10.66%) Aruba
9 13 (10.66%) Brocade
10 12 (9.84%) Palo Alto
11 11 (9.02%) Meraki
12 10 (8.20%) HP
13 9 (7.38%) Dell
13 9 (7.38%) Extreme Networks
13 9 (7.38%) Ubiquiti
14 8 (6.56%) Fortinet
15 4 (3.28%) Citrix
16 3 (2.46%) Civica