The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 29 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 87 119
Rank change year-on-year -21 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 31 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.67% 2.04% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 2.10% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 21
Median salary £40,000 £23,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.91% -38.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £67,500
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 Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1808 1522 1929
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.31% 97.13% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5761 5402 7226
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,750 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Bristol

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Bristol

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Bristol region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (75.93%) Cisco
2 32 (59.26%) Firewall
3 30 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (48.15%) WAN
5 25 (46.30%) Network Security
6 21 (38.89%) VPN
6 21 (38.89%) CCNA
7 19 (35.19%) VMware
8 17 (31.48%) CCNP
8 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
8 17 (31.48%) HTTP
8 17 (31.48%) SMTP
8 17 (31.48%) LAN
9 16 (29.63%) Juniper
10 15 (27.78%) MPLS
11 13 (24.07%) SSL
11 13 (24.07%) VLAN
12 12 (22.22%) Windows
12 12 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (20.37%) ITIL
13 11 (20.37%) HTTPS
13 11 (20.37%) CheckPoint
13 11 (20.37%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (18.52%) DNS
14 10 (18.52%) Ethernet
14 10 (18.52%) IPsec
15 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 9 (16.67%) F5
15 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
16 8 (14.81%) vSphere

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 32 (59.26%) Firewall
2 26 (48.15%) WAN
3 25 (46.30%) Network Security
4 21 (38.89%) VPN
5 17 (31.48%) HTTP
5 17 (31.48%) LAN
5 17 (31.48%) SMTP
5 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
6 15 (27.78%) MPLS
7 13 (24.07%) SSL
7 13 (24.07%) VLAN
8 12 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (20.37%) HTTPS
9 11 (20.37%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (18.52%) DNS
10 10 (18.52%) Ethernet
10 10 (18.52%) IPsec
11 8 (14.81%) IP Telephony
11 8 (14.81%) Wireless
12 7 (12.96%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Advertising
3 2 (3.70%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) Unix
4 1 (1.85%) VMS
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Information Assurance
3 7 (12.96%) Network Architecture
4 6 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (11.11%) Data Privacy
4 6 (11.11%) Network Design
4 6 (11.11%) Project Management
5 5 (9.26%) Line Management
5 5 (9.26%) Network Planning
6 4 (7.41%) Migration
6 4 (7.41%) Network Management
6 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (5.56%) WAN Optimisation
8 2 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (3.70%) DevOps
8 2 (3.70%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (3.70%) Security Operations
8 2 (3.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) Perl
1 4 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (3.70%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) Lisp
2 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (38.89%) CCNA
3 17 (31.48%) CCNP
4 6 (11.11%) Degree
5 5 (9.26%) JNCIP
6 4 (7.41%) CCIE
7 2 (3.70%) CCVP
7 2 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (3.70%) LPIC
7 2 (3.70%) MCSE
7 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.70%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (3.70%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.85%) MCP
8 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (14.81%) vSphere
2 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.56%) Snort
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (5.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 2 (3.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.85%) SCCM
4 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (75.93%) Cisco
2 19 (35.19%) VMware
3 16 (29.63%) Juniper
4 11 (20.37%) CheckPoint
5 9 (16.67%) F5
5 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 8 (14.81%) Aruba
7 7 (12.96%) Riverbed
8 6 (11.11%) WatchGuard
9 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.70%) Avaya
10 2 (3.70%) Infoblox
10 2 (3.70%) SAP
11 1 (1.85%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (1.85%) Meraki
11 1 (1.85%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.85%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.85%) Symantec
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