The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 141 105 125
Rank change year-on-year -36 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 39 113 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.08% 2.54% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 2.63% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 31 109 100
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £55,000 £52,050
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 West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3525 4300 4975
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.84% 96.83% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3127 3563 3979
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,200 £57,500
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 West Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 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
Leeds -35 31 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Bradford -4 2 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Wakefield - 2 £39,750 - 1
Brighouse - 1 £19,500 - 1
Halifax - 1 - -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 87 (96.67%) Cisco
2 61 (67.78%) Firewall
3 60 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (51.11%) CCNP
5 41 (45.56%) Juniper
6 36 (40.00%) WAN
7 31 (34.44%) BGP
8 29 (32.22%) MPLS
9 28 (31.11%) CCNA
10 27 (30.00%) OSPF
11 24 (26.67%) Network Security
12 23 (25.56%) CCIE
13 22 (24.44%) LAN
13 22 (24.44%) Linux
14 21 (23.33%) Microsoft
15 20 (22.22%) Data Centre
16 18 (20.00%) DNS
17 17 (18.89%) VoIP
17 17 (18.89%) DHCP
17 17 (18.89%) VLAN
18 14 (15.56%) VPN
18 14 (15.56%) Validation
18 14 (15.56%) VMware
19 13 (14.44%) Windows
19 13 (14.44%) Active Directory
19 13 (14.44%) CheckPoint
19 13 (14.44%) Capacity Management
20 12 (13.33%) Windows Server
20 12 (13.33%) TCP/IP
20 12 (13.33%) SSL

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (1.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 61 (67.78%) Firewall
2 36 (40.00%) WAN
3 31 (34.44%) BGP
4 29 (32.22%) MPLS
5 27 (30.00%) OSPF
6 24 (26.67%) Network Security
7 22 (24.44%) LAN
8 18 (20.00%) DNS
9 17 (18.89%) DHCP
9 17 (18.89%) VLAN
9 17 (18.89%) VoIP
10 14 (15.56%) VPN
11 12 (13.33%) IPsec
11 12 (13.33%) SSL
11 12 (13.33%) TCP/IP
12 10 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
13 7 (7.78%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (6.67%) Wireless
15 5 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (5.56%) Spanning Tree
General
1 9 (10.00%) Games
2 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.44%) Advertising
4 3 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.44%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.44%) Linux
2 13 (14.44%) Windows
3 12 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.11%) Solaris
5 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.56%) Validation
2 13 (14.44%) Capacity Management
3 12 (13.33%) Network Management
4 10 (11.11%) High Availability
5 7 (7.78%) Presales
6 4 (4.44%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.33%) ITIL
7 3 (3.33%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.22%) ITSM
8 2 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.11%) Analytics
9 1 (1.11%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.11%) Email Filtering
9 1 (1.11%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.11%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.11%) Matrix Management
9 1 (1.11%) Project Management
9 1 (1.11%) Service Management
9 1 (1.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.11%) C
2 1 (1.11%) C++
2 1 (1.11%) Perl
2 1 (1.11%) PHP
2 1 (1.11%) Python
2 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (51.11%) CCNP
3 28 (31.11%) CCNA
4 23 (25.56%) CCIE
5 4 (4.44%) CCSP
6 3 (3.33%) CCDA
6 3 (3.33%) CCIP
7 2 (2.22%) CCSA
7 2 (2.22%) CCSE
7 2 (2.22%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.22%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (14.44%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.22%) XenServer
5 1 (1.11%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.11%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.11%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (1.11%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (1.11%) Nagios
2 1 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.11%) Proventia
Vendors
1 87 (96.67%) Cisco
2 41 (45.56%) Juniper
3 21 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 14 (15.56%) VMware
5 13 (14.44%) CheckPoint
6 11 (12.22%) Brocade
7 8 (8.89%) F5
8 6 (6.67%) Dell
9 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.33%) HP
11 2 (2.22%) Aruba
11 2 (2.22%) Civica
11 2 (2.22%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (2.22%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (2.22%) Meraki
11 2 (2.22%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.22%) Ubiquiti
12 1 (1.11%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.11%) Draytek
12 1 (1.11%) Tripwire
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, pension, flexi hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45600 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago