Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 167 141
Rank change year-on-year +42 -26 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 141 96 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.05% 1.34% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 1.37% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 122 64 174
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £51,975 £50,875 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +12.50%

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 6,712 7,012 8,789
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.61% 97.86% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5,744 6,104 7,284
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +27 91 £45,000 +20.00% 21
Bradford +23 29 £37,500 -31.82% 2
Halifax - 6 £40,000 -
Wakefield -6 4 £38,750 -20.10%
Batley - 3 - -
Bingley - 3 £25,000 -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 121 (85.82%) Cisco
2 99 (70.21%) Firewall
3 93 (65.96%) Cisco Certification
4 79 (56.03%) CCNP
5 66 (46.81%) CCNA
6 60 (42.55%) VMware
7 57 (40.43%) WAN
8 56 (39.72%) ITIL
9 49 (34.75%) Finance
10 47 (33.33%) Windows
10 47 (33.33%) Load Balancing
11 45 (31.91%) Wireless
12 43 (30.50%) Avaya
13 42 (29.79%) LAN
14 37 (26.24%) Genesys
14 37 (26.24%) Verint
15 35 (24.82%) VoIP
16 34 (24.11%) Root Cause Analysis
16 34 (24.11%) Cisco ASA
17 32 (22.70%) F5
17 32 (22.70%) CCIE
17 32 (22.70%) CCDA
18 31 (21.99%) Problem Management
19 27 (19.15%) Network Security
19 27 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
20 25 (17.73%) Microsoft
21 24 (17.02%) Linux
22 23 (16.31%) BGP
23 20 (14.18%) MPLS
24 19 (13.48%) Juniper

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 2 (1.42%) CMS
2 1 (0.71%) Apache
2 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.38%) IaaS
1 9 (6.38%) PaaS
1 9 (6.38%) SaaS
2 5 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.55%) Office 365
3 2 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (70.21%) Firewall
2 57 (40.43%) WAN
3 45 (31.91%) Wireless
4 42 (29.79%) LAN
5 35 (24.82%) VoIP
6 34 (24.11%) Cisco ASA
7 27 (19.15%) Network Security
8 23 (16.31%) BGP
9 20 (14.18%) MPLS
10 19 (13.48%) VLAN
11 18 (12.77%) OSPF
12 13 (9.22%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (7.80%) WLAN
14 10 (7.09%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (7.09%) DNS
14 10 (7.09%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (7.09%) TCP/IP
15 9 (6.38%) SMS
15 9 (6.38%) VPN
16 8 (5.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.71%) MySQL
General
1 49 (34.75%) Finance
2 9 (6.38%) Financial Institution
3 8 (5.67%) Retail
4 7 (4.96%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.84%) Marketing
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.38%) Web Services
2 1 (0.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.06%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.80%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.96%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (3.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.71%) EPoS
6 1 (0.71%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 47 (33.33%) Windows
2 24 (17.02%) Linux
3 10 (7.09%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (39.72%) ITIL
2 47 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 34 (24.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 31 (21.99%) Problem Management
5 27 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 18 (12.77%) Network Design
7 17 (12.06%) High Availability
8 16 (11.35%) Kalman Filter
8 16 (11.35%) Service Management
9 15 (10.64%) Network Optimisation
10 14 (9.93%) ITSM
11 12 (8.51%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (6.38%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.38%) SOA
13 8 (5.67%) Network Architecture
14 7 (4.96%) Capacity Management
14 7 (4.96%) Service Design
15 6 (4.26%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 93 (65.96%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (56.03%) CCNP
3 66 (46.81%) CCNA
4 32 (22.70%) CCDA
4 32 (22.70%) CCIE
5 11 (7.80%) CCIP
5 11 (7.80%) CCSP
6 8 (5.67%) CCSA
6 8 (5.67%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.67%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.96%) JNCIA
8 6 (4.26%) CCSE
8 6 (4.26%) JNCIP
9 5 (3.55%) JNCIS
10 4 (2.84%) Degree
11 2 (1.42%) CCDP
11 2 (1.42%) EMCIE
11 2 (1.42%) EMCTA
11 2 (1.42%) MCSE
11 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (7.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.67%) vSphere
3 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.71%) Firmware
3 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.71%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) Nessus
2 2 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 121 (85.82%) Cisco
2 60 (42.55%) VMware
3 43 (30.50%) Avaya
4 37 (26.24%) Genesys
4 37 (26.24%) Verint
5 32 (22.70%) F5
6 25 (17.73%) Microsoft
7 19 (13.48%) Juniper
8 17 (12.06%) CheckPoint
9 14 (9.93%) Palo Alto
10 10 (7.09%) Aruba
11 9 (6.38%) SolarWinds
12 7 (4.96%) Extreme Networks
12 7 (4.96%) Fortinet
13 6 (4.26%) Brocade
13 6 (4.26%) Google
13 6 (4.26%) HP
13 6 (4.26%) Meraki
14 5 (3.55%) Twitter
14 5 (3.55%) Ubiquiti