Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke 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
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 49 73
Rank change year-on-year +2 +24 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 58 62 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 5.05% 6.01% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% 6.26% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 56 59 13
Basingstoke median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,300 £27,200
90th Percentile £48,250 £48,750 £52,900
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. 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
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 1095 991 832
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 96.12% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 997 897 662
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% +8.75%
10th Percentile £31,000 £25,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Basingstoke

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Basingstoke

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

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

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Basingstoke

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

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 Basingstoke region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (70.69%) Firewall
2 35 (60.34%) OSPF
2 35 (60.34%) BGP
2 35 (60.34%) LAN
2 35 (60.34%) Juniper
3 34 (58.62%) Cisco
3 34 (58.62%) WAN
4 23 (39.66%) DNS
4 23 (39.66%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (39.66%) MPLS
5 21 (36.21%) Load Balancing
6 20 (34.48%) Linux
7 18 (31.03%) DHCP
7 18 (31.03%) Network Design
7 18 (31.03%) Security Cleared
8 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
8 16 (27.59%) Python
9 13 (22.41%) Palo Alto
10 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (20.69%) Data Centre
10 12 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (20.69%) High Availability
10 12 (20.69%) HIPAA
10 12 (20.69%) PowerShell
10 12 (20.69%) PCI DSS
10 12 (20.69%) VPLS
10 12 (20.69%) Terraform
10 12 (20.69%) Task Automation
10 12 (20.69%) Perl
10 12 (20.69%) SQL

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Communications & Networking
1 41 (70.69%) Firewall
2 35 (60.34%) BGP
2 35 (60.34%) LAN
2 35 (60.34%) OSPF
3 34 (58.62%) WAN
4 23 (39.66%) DNS
4 23 (39.66%) MPLS
5 18 (31.03%) DHCP
6 12 (20.69%) HTTP
6 12 (20.69%) IPsec
6 12 (20.69%) RIP
6 12 (20.69%) SSL
6 12 (20.69%) VPLS
7 11 (18.97%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (18.97%) Junos
8 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
9 7 (12.07%) VPN
10 6 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (10.34%) VLAN
11 4 (6.90%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.72%) Games
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (20.69%) Clustering
1 12 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.90%) CMDB
3 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Linux
2 12 (20.69%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) CentOS
3 3 (5.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Load Balancing
2 18 (31.03%) Network Design
3 12 (20.69%) High Availability
3 12 (20.69%) Task Automation
4 9 (15.52%) ITIL
5 6 (10.34%) Proactive Management
6 5 (8.62%) Change Management
7 4 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (6.90%) Change Control
7 4 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (6.90%) Information Governance
7 4 (6.90%) Migration
7 4 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.90%) Operations Management
7 4 (6.90%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) Runbook
8 3 (5.17%) Information Security
9 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.72%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
1 16 (27.59%) Python
2 12 (20.69%) Perl
2 12 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 12 (20.69%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (31.03%) Security Cleared
3 12 (20.69%) CCNP
4 11 (18.97%) DV Cleared
4 11 (18.97%) JNCIP
4 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
5 6 (10.34%) CCNA
6 2 (3.45%) CWNA
7 1 (1.72%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) HIPAA
1 12 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (20.69%) PCI DSS
2 10 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (20.69%) Terraform
2 4 (6.90%) Ansible
3 3 (5.17%) Puppet
4 2 (3.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Juniper
2 34 (58.62%) Cisco
3 13 (22.41%) Palo Alto
4 6 (10.34%) Extreme Networks
4 6 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.34%) VMware
5 4 (6.90%) Arista
5 4 (6.90%) F5
5 4 (6.90%) Meraki
6 2 (3.45%) Brocade
6 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.45%) HP