Period
to 24 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

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

Senior Network Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 225 292 317
Rank change year-on-year +67 +25 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 80 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.89% 0.38% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.40% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 78 37 21
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -11.11% +17.39%
10th Percentile £54,275 £45,100 £51,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £74,500 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -3.23% -0.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 8,566 9,794 10,180
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 95.47% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7,395 8,747 9,081
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in the City of London

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in the City of London

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in the City of London

Senior Network Engineer
Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 24 February 2020. 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
London Bridge - 1 £57,000 -
Senior Network Engineer
Central London

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, Senior Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 65 (81.25%) Cisco
2 59 (73.75%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (67.50%) Firewall
4 48 (60.00%) CCNP
5 47 (58.75%) BGP
6 45 (56.25%) OSPF
7 44 (55.00%) WAN
8 42 (52.50%) LAN
9 34 (42.50%) Load Balancing
10 30 (37.50%) Palo Alto
11 28 (35.00%) TCP/IP
12 27 (33.75%) Juniper
12 27 (33.75%) MPLS
13 26 (32.50%) Finance
13 26 (32.50%) VLAN
14 25 (31.25%) Network Security
14 25 (31.25%) Wireless
15 24 (30.00%) F5
16 22 (27.50%) VPN
17 21 (26.25%) CCIE
17 21 (26.25%) CheckPoint
17 21 (26.25%) Data Centre
18 17 (21.25%) ITIL
18 17 (21.25%) Banking
19 16 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
19 16 (20.00%) WLAN
19 16 (20.00%) Internet
20 14 (17.50%) VoIP
21 13 (16.25%) DNS
22 12 (15.00%) CCNA

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (7.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.25%) Azure
2 8 (10.00%) AWS
3 1 (1.25%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (67.50%) Firewall
2 47 (58.75%) BGP
3 45 (56.25%) OSPF
4 44 (55.00%) WAN
5 42 (52.50%) LAN
6 28 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 27 (33.75%) MPLS
8 26 (32.50%) VLAN
9 25 (31.25%) Network Security
9 25 (31.25%) Wireless
10 22 (27.50%) VPN
11 16 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (20.00%) Internet
11 16 (20.00%) WLAN
12 14 (17.50%) VoIP
13 13 (16.25%) DNS
14 12 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (15.00%) IPsec
14 12 (15.00%) Multicast
14 12 (15.00%) NX-OS
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (32.50%) Finance
2 17 (21.25%) Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Financial Institution
3 7 (8.75%) Law
4 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.00%) French Language
6 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.25%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.75%) Clustering
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.25%) CCTV
4 1 (1.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.25%) NHS
4 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) Unix
2 1 (1.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) Load Balancing
2 17 (21.25%) ITIL
3 11 (13.75%) Network Design
4 7 (8.75%) Business Continuity
4 7 (8.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.50%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (6.25%) Analytics
6 5 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (6.25%) Statistics
7 4 (5.00%) Internal Audit
7 4 (5.00%) Preventative Maintenance
7 4 (5.00%) Project Delivery
7 4 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.75%) Information Security
8 3 (3.75%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (3.75%) SIEM
9 2 (2.50%) Low Latency
9 2 (2.50%) Migration
9 2 (2.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.75%) Python
2 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (73.75%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (60.00%) CCNP
3 21 (26.25%) CCIE
4 12 (15.00%) CCNA
5 8 (10.00%) MCSE
5 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (8.75%) CCSA
6 7 (8.75%) CCSE
7 6 (7.50%) Degree
8 5 (6.25%) CCDA
8 5 (6.25%) CCDP
8 5 (6.25%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.50%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.25%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.25%) CCIE Service Provider
10 1 (1.25%) CCIP
10 1 (1.25%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 65 (81.25%) Cisco
2 30 (37.50%) Palo Alto
3 27 (33.75%) Juniper
4 24 (30.00%) F5
5 21 (26.25%) CheckPoint
6 12 (15.00%) Aruba
7 11 (13.75%) HP
8 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
9 7 (8.75%) Fortinet
10 6 (7.50%) Arista
10 6 (7.50%) Meraki
11 5 (6.25%) Citrix
11 5 (6.25%) Huawei
11 5 (6.25%) IronPort
12 4 (5.00%) Brocade
12 4 (5.00%) SolarWinds
13 3 (3.75%) Infoblox
13 3 (3.75%) Zscaler
14 2 (2.50%) Riverbed
14 2 (2.50%) Symantec