The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham 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
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 43 49 54
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.64% 2.54% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 2.71% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 2
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.52% -15.00%  
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 Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 213 480 372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 93.83% 93.75% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 165 287 306
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Cheltenham

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Cheltenham

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Cheltenham

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

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 Cheltenham region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
1 13 (81.25%) CCNA
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco ISE
3 9 (56.25%) Network Security
4 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
5 6 (37.50%) Juniper
5 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 6 (37.50%) Palo Alto
5 6 (37.50%) Presales
6 5 (31.25%) CCNP
7 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (25.00%) Riverbed
7 4 (25.00%) F5
8 3 (18.75%) Prototyping
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) Meraki
8 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (18.75%) Cybercrime
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (18.75%) Postgraduate
8 3 (18.75%) LAN
8 3 (18.75%) Wireless
8 3 (18.75%) BT
9 2 (12.50%) Advertising
9 2 (12.50%) Windows

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 10 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco ISE
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (56.25%) Network Security
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (6.25%) WLAN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
2 6 (37.50%) Presales
3 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (18.75%) Prototyping
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) CCNA
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) Postgraduate
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 6 (37.50%) Juniper
2 6 (37.50%) Palo Alto
3 4 (25.00%) F5
3 4 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (18.75%) BT
4 3 (18.75%) Meraki
5 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 2 (12.50%) Ubiquiti
6 1 (6.25%) Aruba