The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Senior Network Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 135 112
Rank change year-on-year +18 -23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 15 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.76% 0.21% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.22% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 22
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +7.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,250 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1903 2244 1982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.60% 96.06% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1666 1632
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,948 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in Birmingham

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior 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 Birmingham region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (97.30%) Firewall
1 36 (97.30%) Cisco
2 25 (67.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 24 (64.86%) Mentoring
3 24 (64.86%) Data Centre
3 24 (64.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 24 (64.86%) Fortinet
3 24 (64.86%) Service Delivery
4 21 (56.76%) WAN
5 20 (54.05%) LAN
6 19 (51.35%) CheckPoint
7 18 (48.65%) OSPF
7 18 (48.65%) ITIL
8 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
8 17 (45.95%) HP
8 17 (45.95%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (45.95%) Network Management
8 17 (45.95%) Degree
8 17 (45.95%) Computer Science
8 17 (45.95%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (24.32%) CCNP
10 9 (24.32%) CCNA
11 8 (21.62%) VPN
11 8 (21.62%) Wireless
11 8 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (18.92%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (18.92%) TACACS
12 7 (18.92%) MPLS
13 6 (16.22%) SolarWinds

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 36 (97.30%) Firewall
2 21 (56.76%) WAN
3 20 (54.05%) LAN
4 18 (48.65%) OSPF
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (21.62%) VPN
5 8 (21.62%) Wireless
6 7 (18.92%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (18.92%) MPLS
6 7 (18.92%) TACACS
7 5 (13.51%) WAAS
8 3 (8.11%) VLAN
9 2 (5.41%) VoIP
10 1 (2.70%) BGP
10 1 (2.70%) DNS
10 1 (2.70%) Network Security
10 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (64.86%) Data Centre
2 17 (45.95%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 24 (64.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 24 (64.86%) Mentoring
2 24 (64.86%) Service Delivery
3 18 (48.65%) ITIL
4 17 (45.95%) Network Management
4 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Computer Science Degree
1 17 (45.95%) Degree
1 17 (45.95%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (24.32%) CCNA
3 9 (24.32%) CCNP
Vendors
1 36 (97.30%) Cisco
2 24 (64.86%) Fortinet
3 19 (51.35%) CheckPoint
4 17 (45.95%) HP
5 6 (16.22%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.41%) Avaya
6 2 (5.41%) Mitel
6 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.70%) Juniper