Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 189 126
Rank change year-on-year +48 -63 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 119 82 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.79% 1.16% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 1.19% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 100 66 206
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -15.56% -
10th Percentile £29,875 £29,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £54,375 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%

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 6,474 6,906 8,195
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 97.67% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5,541 5,979 6,817
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +42 86 £47,000 +25.33% 13
Bradford +13 18 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Halifax +30 5 £40,000 -
Wakefield -11 4 £41,250 -2.37% 4
Brighouse -2 1 £25,500 +30.77%
Batley - 1 - - 1
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 103 (86.55%) Cisco
2 79 (66.39%) Cisco Certification
3 78 (65.55%) Firewall
4 67 (56.30%) CCNP
5 56 (47.06%) VMware
6 53 (44.54%) WAN
7 51 (42.86%) CCNA
8 47 (39.50%) ITIL
9 44 (36.97%) Windows
10 43 (36.13%) Wireless
11 39 (32.77%) Load Balancing
11 39 (32.77%) LAN
12 36 (30.25%) Finance
13 34 (28.57%) Avaya
14 32 (26.89%) Genesys
14 32 (26.89%) Verint
15 26 (21.85%) VoIP
15 26 (21.85%) F5
16 23 (19.33%) Network Security
17 22 (18.49%) Network Design
17 22 (18.49%) Root Cause Analysis
18 21 (17.65%) Linux
19 20 (16.81%) CCIE
19 20 (16.81%) Cisco ASA
20 19 (15.97%) CCDA
21 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
21 18 (15.13%) Problem Management
21 18 (15.13%) Continuous Improvement
22 17 (14.29%) High Availability
23 16 (13.45%) 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 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.84%) Apache
2 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.56%) IaaS
1 9 (7.56%) PaaS
1 9 (7.56%) SaaS
2 8 (6.72%) Office 365
3 6 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (65.55%) Firewall
2 53 (44.54%) WAN
3 43 (36.13%) Wireless
4 39 (32.77%) LAN
5 26 (21.85%) VoIP
6 23 (19.33%) Network Security
7 20 (16.81%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (12.61%) MPLS
9 14 (11.76%) VLAN
10 13 (10.92%) TCP/IP
11 11 (9.24%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (9.24%) WLAN
12 10 (8.40%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (8.40%) VPN
13 9 (7.56%) BGP
14 8 (6.72%) Cisco Firepower
14 8 (6.72%) DNS
14 8 (6.72%) SMS
14 8 (6.72%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (5.88%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.84%) MySQL
General
1 36 (30.25%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Financial Institution
3 7 (5.88%) Retail
4 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.84%) Advertising
5 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.56%) Web Services
2 1 (0.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.36%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.68%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.84%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 44 (36.97%) Windows
2 21 (17.65%) Linux
3 10 (8.40%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (39.50%) ITIL
2 39 (32.77%) Load Balancing
3 22 (18.49%) Network Design
3 22 (18.49%) Root Cause Analysis
4 18 (15.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (15.13%) Problem Management
5 17 (14.29%) High Availability
6 15 (12.61%) E-Commerce
6 15 (12.61%) Kalman Filter
7 14 (11.76%) Service Management
8 10 (8.40%) ITSM
8 10 (8.40%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (7.56%) Network Optimisation
9 9 (7.56%) SOA
10 6 (5.04%) Identity Management
10 6 (5.04%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (5.04%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (5.04%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.84%) Lisp
1 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 79 (66.39%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (56.30%) CCNP
3 51 (42.86%) CCNA
4 20 (16.81%) CCIE
5 19 (15.97%) CCDA
6 9 (7.56%) CCIP
6 9 (7.56%) CCSP
7 6 (5.04%) SC Cleared
7 6 (5.04%) Security Cleared
8 5 (4.20%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.52%) Degree
10 2 (1.68%) CCSA
10 2 (1.68%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.84%) CCSE
11 1 (0.84%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.84%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.84%) MCSE
11 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.84%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (1.68%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.72%) vSphere
2 5 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) Nessus
2 1 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 103 (86.55%) Cisco
2 56 (47.06%) VMware
3 34 (28.57%) Avaya
4 32 (26.89%) Genesys
4 32 (26.89%) Verint
5 26 (21.85%) F5
6 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
7 16 (13.45%) Juniper
8 14 (11.76%) CheckPoint
9 9 (7.56%) SolarWinds
10 8 (6.72%) Palo Alto
11 7 (5.88%) HP
12 6 (5.04%) Aruba
12 6 (5.04%) Intel
12 6 (5.04%) McAfee
13 4 (3.36%) Extreme Networks
13 4 (3.36%) Google
13 4 (3.36%) Qualys
13 4 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (3.36%) Ubiquiti