Period
to 18 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 18 December 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 130 136
Rank change year-on-year -36 +6 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 8 17 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.26% 0.74% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.76% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 41
Cheshire median annual salary £49,000 £55,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.91% -31.25% +100.00%
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -46.88% +93.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2988 2235 3000
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 97.22% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2295 1880 2579
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,875 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in Cheshire

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in Cheshire

Senior Network Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Warrington -3 8 £49,000 -10.91%
Senior Network Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Cheshire region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 7 (87.50%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) Metasploit
2 7 (87.50%) Palo Alto
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) PMO
3 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
3 1 (12.50%) xDSL
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) TACACS
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Metasploit
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCIE
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Riverbed