Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 155 152
Rank change year-on-year -17 -3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 66 112 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.14% 1.64% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.68% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 58 102 157
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -11.98% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,700 £27,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,421 £55,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +20.00%

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 5,617 6,650 7,547
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 97.35% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4,681 5,598 6,384
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,500 £61,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 2018. 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 +11 42 £40,000 -9.09% 8
Bradford +8 7 £29,000 -22.67% 3
Wakefield -17 6 £40,000 +14.29%
Brighouse -2 1 £25,500 +30.77%
Huddersfield - 1 £35,000 -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 57 (86.36%) Cisco
2 45 (68.18%) Firewall
3 39 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (42.42%) WAN
5 27 (40.91%) CCNA
6 25 (37.88%) CCNP
6 25 (37.88%) Network Security
7 23 (34.85%) Windows
7 23 (34.85%) LAN
8 22 (33.33%) VPN
9 21 (31.82%) Wireless
9 21 (31.82%) F5
10 19 (28.79%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (28.79%) Windows Server
11 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
12 17 (25.76%) VMware
12 17 (25.76%) VLAN
13 16 (24.24%) Juniper
13 16 (24.24%) MPLS
14 15 (22.73%) Fortinet
15 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
16 13 (19.70%) DNS
16 13 (19.70%) DHCP
16 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
16 13 (19.70%) BGP
16 13 (19.70%) CheckPoint
16 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
17 12 (18.18%) Retail
18 11 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

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 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.55%) IIS
4 3 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Office 365
2 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) IaaS
3 1 (1.52%) PaaS
3 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (68.18%) Firewall
2 28 (42.42%) WAN
3 25 (37.88%) Network Security
4 23 (34.85%) LAN
5 22 (33.33%) VPN
6 21 (31.82%) Wireless
7 19 (28.79%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (25.76%) VLAN
9 16 (24.24%) MPLS
10 13 (19.70%) BGP
10 13 (19.70%) DHCP
10 13 (19.70%) DNS
11 11 (16.67%) EIGRP
11 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 10 (15.15%) Cisco Firepower
12 10 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (13.64%) OSPF
14 8 (12.12%) SAN
14 8 (12.12%) VoIP
14 8 (12.12%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (18.18%) Retail
2 8 (12.12%) Marketing
3 5 (7.58%) Finance
4 3 (4.55%) Legal
5 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.55%) NHS
6 2 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Windows
2 19 (28.79%) Windows Server
3 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (13.64%) Linux
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 9 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (12.12%) ITIL
4 6 (9.09%) Migration
5 5 (7.58%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (7.58%) Network Architecture
5 5 (7.58%) Network Design
5 5 (7.58%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (6.06%) High Availability
6 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.06%) Resource Management
7 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.55%) Converged Infrastructure
7 3 (4.55%) CRM
7 3 (4.55%) Identity Management
7 3 (4.55%) Security Management
7 3 (4.55%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) Lisp
2 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (40.91%) CCNA
3 25 (37.88%) CCNP
4 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
5 6 (9.09%) JNCIA
6 5 (7.58%) Degree
7 3 (4.55%) CCIE
7 3 (4.55%) JNCIP
7 3 (4.55%) JNCIS
8 2 (3.03%) CCIP
8 2 (3.03%) CCSP
8 2 (3.03%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.52%) CCDA
9 1 (1.52%) MCSA
9 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) PMO
2 2 (3.03%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.03%) vSphere
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (6.06%) Nagios
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (4.55%) FortiGate
3 3 (4.55%) Packer
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 57 (86.36%) Cisco
2 21 (31.82%) F5
3 17 (25.76%) VMware
4 16 (24.24%) Juniper
5 15 (22.73%) Fortinet
6 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
7 13 (19.70%) CheckPoint
8 8 (12.12%) Palo Alto
8 8 (12.12%) SolarWinds
9 7 (10.61%) HP
10 6 (9.09%) Aruba
10 6 (9.09%) Meraki
11 4 (6.06%) Avaya
11 4 (6.06%) Genesys
11 4 (6.06%) Verint
12 3 (4.55%) Brocade
12 3 (4.55%) Citrix
12 3 (4.55%) Forcepoint
12 3 (4.55%) Intel
12 3 (4.55%) McAfee