Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 20 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 144 141
Rank change year-on-year -34 -3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 41 36 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.97% 1.05% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.08% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 42
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +12.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £48,000 £58,500 £53,175
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +10.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4084 3340 3972
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 97.18% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3140 2776 3429
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Peterborough +9 19 £27,500 -26.67%
Cambridge -40 17 £33,750 -25.00% 1
Huntingdon +11 1 £36,000 -11.11%
Network Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (73.17%) Cisco
2 21 (51.22%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (46.34%) Firewall
4 16 (39.02%) CCNA
4 16 (39.02%) ITIL
5 15 (36.59%) CheckPoint
6 14 (34.15%) LAN
6 14 (34.15%) WAN
7 11 (26.83%) F5
8 10 (24.39%) CCNP
8 10 (24.39%) Juniper
9 9 (21.95%) SLA
9 9 (21.95%) Windows
10 8 (19.51%) Wireless
10 8 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (17.07%) Fortinet
11 7 (17.07%) Linux
12 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
13 5 (12.20%) VoIP
13 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
13 5 (12.20%) BGP
13 5 (12.20%) MPLS
13 5 (12.20%) Retail
13 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (12.20%) Data Architecture
13 5 (12.20%) Network Architecture
13 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
13 5 (12.20%) Public Cloud
13 5 (12.20%) Cisco Wireless
14 4 (9.76%) FortiGate

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) Firewall
2 14 (34.15%) LAN
2 14 (34.15%) WAN
3 8 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (19.51%) Wireless
4 5 (12.20%) BGP
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (12.20%) MPLS
4 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.20%) VoIP
5 4 (9.76%) Network Security
5 4 (9.76%) OSPF
5 4 (9.76%) VLAN
5 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (9.76%) WLAN
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.88%) DNS
6 2 (4.88%) Internet
6 2 (4.88%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (4.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MS Access
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Legal
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Military
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
1 5 (12.20%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.88%) CCTV
2 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.88%) Fintech
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
3 5 (12.20%) Data Architecture
3 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (12.20%) Network Architecture
4 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.76%) Service Design
4 4 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (7.32%) Change Management
5 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) Information Security
6 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (2.44%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C
1 1 (2.44%) C++
1 1 (2.44%) Perl
1 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (39.02%) CCNA
3 10 (24.39%) CCNP
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.88%) CCENT
5 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.44%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (9.76%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Cisco
2 15 (36.59%) CheckPoint
3 11 (26.83%) F5
4 10 (24.39%) Juniper
5 7 (17.07%) Fortinet
6 4 (9.76%) Avaya
6 4 (9.76%) Meraki
7 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.32%) Sophos
8 2 (4.88%) VMware
8 2 (4.88%) WorldPay
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle