The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £49,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 95 91 92
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 28 47 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.63% 2.18% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 2.23% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 20
Median salary £49,250 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.60% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1644 2105 2015
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.53% 97.45% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1656 1654
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -9 19 £52,500 +19.31% 1
Peterborough -4 8 £21,500 -40.68% 1
Huntingdon +10 1 £37,500 -7.40% 1
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 28 (54.90%) Cisco
2 19 (37.25%) Linux
2 19 (37.25%) Firewall
3 18 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (33.33%) Windows
4 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 15 (29.41%) BGP
6 14 (27.45%) DNS
7 11 (21.57%) Degree
8 10 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (19.61%) HTTP
8 10 (19.61%) Python
8 10 (19.61%) Juniper
9 9 (17.65%) ITIL
9 9 (17.65%) Test Scripting
9 9 (17.65%) Test Automation
10 8 (15.69%) OSPF
11 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
11 7 (13.73%) Avaya
11 7 (13.73%) Perl
11 7 (13.73%) WAN
11 7 (13.73%) CCNP
12 6 (11.76%) SSH
12 6 (11.76%) Bash Shell
12 6 (11.76%) CCIE
12 6 (11.76%) LAN
12 6 (11.76%) FTP
12 6 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (9.80%) Wireless
13 5 (9.80%) CCNA

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (3.92%) Apache
1 2 (3.92%) IIS
1 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) Firewall
2 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 15 (29.41%) BGP
4 14 (27.45%) DNS
5 10 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (19.61%) HTTP
6 8 (15.69%) OSPF
7 7 (13.73%) WAN
8 6 (11.76%) FTP
8 6 (11.76%) LAN
8 6 (11.76%) SSH
8 6 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (9.80%) Network Security
9 5 (9.80%) Wireless
10 4 (7.84%) Junos
11 3 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (5.88%) VPN
12 2 (3.92%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (3.92%) NetScaler
12 2 (3.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.88%) Advertising
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Military
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.92%) CCTV
2 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Linux
2 17 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Unix
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.96%) Debian
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) ITIL
1 9 (17.65%) Test Automation
1 9 (17.65%) Test Scripting
2 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
2 4 (7.84%) Load Balancing
2 4 (7.84%) Low Latency
3 2 (3.92%) Change Management
3 2 (3.92%) Information Security
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL V3
3 2 (3.92%) Migration
3 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
4 1 (1.96%) B2B
4 1 (1.96%) Change Control
4 1 (1.96%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.96%) Line Management
4 1 (1.96%) Network Architecture
4 1 (1.96%) Network Management
4 1 (1.96%) Service Management
4 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) Python
2 7 (13.73%) Perl
3 6 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) C
4 1 (1.96%) C++
4 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (21.57%) Degree
3 7 (13.73%) CCNP
4 6 (11.76%) CCIE
5 5 (9.80%) CCNA
6 4 (7.84%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.96%) CCSA
8 1 (1.96%) CCSE
8 1 (1.96%) MCP
8 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) iptables
3 1 (1.96%) pfSense
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) Cisco
2 10 (19.61%) Juniper
3 7 (13.73%) Avaya
3 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
4 4 (7.84%) HP
4 4 (7.84%) Nortel
5 3 (5.88%) F5
5 3 (5.88%) VMware
6 2 (3.92%) Citrix
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
6 2 (3.92%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (3.92%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.96%) BT
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle
7 1 (1.96%) Sophos
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Peterborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago