Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £63,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Network Engineer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 210 216
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 63 62 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.93% 0.93% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.98% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 64 56 93
Berkshire median annual salary £63,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.57% -4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £36,125 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6,520 6,340 9,042
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 95.37% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5,273 5,128 7,340
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £28,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in Berkshire

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in Berkshire

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in Berkshire

Senior Network Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 June 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
Maidenhead -24 17 £65,000 -
Reading -10 11 £50,000 -16.67%
Bracknell -7 9 £58,500 -10.00% 2
Slough +9 4 £52,500 +2.44%
Wokingham -18 1 £55,000 +48.65%
Newbury - 1 £52,500 - 2
Senior Network Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, Senior 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 Berkshire region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (95.24%) Firewall
2 57 (90.48%) Cisco
3 34 (53.97%) CheckPoint
4 33 (52.38%) VPN
5 31 (49.21%) Palo Alto
6 27 (42.86%) DNS
7 26 (41.27%) Data Centre
8 25 (39.68%) LAN
8 25 (39.68%) WAN
8 25 (39.68%) Cisco IOS
8 25 (39.68%) Cisco ASA
9 24 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
10 23 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (34.92%) DHCP
12 21 (33.33%) Internet
13 20 (31.75%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (28.57%) F5
14 18 (28.57%) Retail
15 15 (23.81%) SolarWinds
16 14 (22.22%) Network Security
16 14 (22.22%) VMware
16 14 (22.22%) Juniper
16 14 (22.22%) CCIE
16 14 (22.22%) CCNP
17 13 (20.63%) MPLS
18 11 (17.46%) BGP
18 11 (17.46%) Change Management
18 11 (17.46%) Network Design
19 10 (15.87%) NetScaler
20 9 (14.29%) Wireless

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (1.59%) IIS
1 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Akamai
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (95.24%) Firewall
2 33 (52.38%) VPN
3 27 (42.86%) DNS
4 25 (39.68%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (39.68%) Cisco IOS
4 25 (39.68%) LAN
4 25 (39.68%) WAN
5 24 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 22 (34.92%) DHCP
7 21 (33.33%) Internet
8 14 (22.22%) Network Security
9 13 (20.63%) MPLS
10 11 (17.46%) BGP
11 10 (15.87%) NetScaler
12 9 (14.29%) OSPF
12 9 (14.29%) Wireless
13 8 (12.70%) Cisco ISE
14 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
15 6 (9.52%) Cisco IPT
15 6 (9.52%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (28.57%) Retail
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) CSS
2 3 (4.76%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.17%) POSIX
4 1 (1.59%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.27%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
1 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (17.46%) Change Management
2 11 (17.46%) Network Design
3 9 (14.29%) ITIL
4 7 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (9.52%) Network Management
6 5 (7.94%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.35%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.35%) Logistics
7 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (6.35%) Value Proposition
8 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.17%) Network Virtualisation
9 2 (3.17%) Security Operations
10 1 (1.59%) Coaching
10 1 (1.59%) Presales
10 1 (1.59%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (22.22%) CCIE
2 14 (22.22%) CCNP
3 7 (11.11%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 7 (11.11%) CCIE Security
3 7 (11.11%) CCNA
4 6 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (9.52%) Degree
5 3 (4.76%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.59%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.94%) VMware NSX
3 4 (6.35%) vSphere
4 3 (4.76%) Firmware
4 3 (4.76%) NFS
5 1 (1.59%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Cisco CME
1 6 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (7.94%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (6.35%) Puppet
4 2 (3.17%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 57 (90.48%) Cisco
2 34 (53.97%) CheckPoint
3 31 (49.21%) Palo Alto
4 18 (28.57%) F5
5 15 (23.81%) SolarWinds
6 14 (22.22%) Juniper
6 14 (22.22%) VMware
7 9 (14.29%) Citrix
8 7 (11.11%) Blue Coat
8 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.11%) Zscaler
9 6 (9.52%) Aruba
9 6 (9.52%) HP
9 6 (9.52%) Prolexic
10 5 (7.94%) Meraki
11 4 (6.35%) Barracuda Networks
11 4 (6.35%) Fortinet
11 4 (6.35%) Infoblox
11 4 (6.35%) NetQoS
12 1 (1.59%) Brocade