The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 30 59
Rank change year-on-year +3 +29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 41 42 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 6.96% 7.94% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.19% 8.17% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 2
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. 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
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 570 514 448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 96.77% 97.16% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 501 437 389
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

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 3 months to 27 June 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 27 June 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 46 (76.67%) Juniper
2 40 (66.67%) Firewall
3 37 (61.67%) Cisco
4 35 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (58.33%) LAN
5 25 (41.67%) Network Design
6 24 (40.00%) CCNP
7 21 (35.00%) WAN
7 21 (35.00%) Palo Alto
8 19 (31.67%) Security Cleared
8 19 (31.67%) TCP/IP
8 19 (31.67%) DNS
9 18 (30.00%) CCNA
9 18 (30.00%) OSPF
9 18 (30.00%) BGP
10 15 (25.00%) Load Balancing
11 14 (23.33%) DV Cleared
11 14 (23.33%) VPN
12 13 (21.67%) Extreme Networks
12 13 (21.67%) MPLS
12 13 (21.67%) JNCIP
13 12 (20.00%) JNCIA
13 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 12 (20.00%) F5
14 11 (18.33%) Junos
14 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
14 11 (18.33%) Network Security
14 11 (18.33%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (16.67%) ITIL
15 10 (16.67%) VLAN

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:

Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 40 (66.67%) Firewall
2 35 (58.33%) LAN
3 21 (35.00%) WAN
4 19 (31.67%) DNS
4 19 (31.67%) TCP/IP
5 18 (30.00%) BGP
5 18 (30.00%) OSPF
6 14 (23.33%) VPN
7 13 (21.67%) MPLS
8 11 (18.33%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (18.33%) Junos
8 11 (18.33%) Network Security
9 10 (16.67%) VLAN
10 8 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (10.00%) DHCP
11 6 (10.00%) Wireless
12 4 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (5.00%) IPsec
13 3 (5.00%) SNMP
13 3 (5.00%) VRRP
General
1 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) CCTV
3 2 (3.33%) CMDB
4 1 (1.67%) e-Health
4 1 (1.67%) iPad
4 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Linux
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Network Design
2 15 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 10 (16.67%) ITIL
4 6 (10.00%) Migration
4 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 5 (8.33%) Fault Management
5 5 (8.33%) Service Management
6 4 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (6.67%) Change Management
6 4 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.00%) Information Security
7 3 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.33%) Change Control
8 2 (3.33%) Information Governance
8 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.33%) Operations Management
8 2 (3.33%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) SQL
1 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (40.00%) CCNP
3 19 (31.67%) Security Cleared
4 18 (30.00%) CCNA
5 14 (23.33%) DV Cleared
6 13 (21.67%) JNCIP
7 12 (20.00%) JNCIA
7 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 5 (8.33%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.33%) CWNA
10 1 (1.67%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 46 (76.67%) Juniper
2 37 (61.67%) Cisco
3 21 (35.00%) Palo Alto
4 13 (21.67%) Extreme Networks
5 12 (20.00%) F5
6 6 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.67%) Arista
7 4 (6.67%) Brocade
7 4 (6.67%) HP
7 4 (6.67%) Meraki
8 3 (5.00%) Infoblox
8 3 (5.00%) VMware
9 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.33%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (1.67%) Aruba
10 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.67%) NetScout
10 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.67%) Splunk