Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 23 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 63 85
Rank change year-on-year -21 +22 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 16 51 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.21% 3.58% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 3.79% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 51 16
Coventry median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £32,200 £22,750 £32,875
90th Percentile £46,800 £55,000 £46,250
West Midlands median annual salary £41,628 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.07% - +3.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1264 1345 1377
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 94.39% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1137 1148
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Coventry

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Coventry

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Coventry over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Coventry region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) CCNA
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (50.00%) LAN
4 8 (50.00%) VoIP
4 8 (50.00%) WAN
4 8 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (43.75%) Network Security
6 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) CCNP
8 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (25.00%) Retail
8 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (25.00%) PuTTY
8 4 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
9 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (18.75%) Juniper
9 3 (18.75%) ITIL
10 2 (12.50%) VPN
10 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
10 2 (12.50%) Service Management
10 2 (12.50%) Wireless
10 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
10 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
10 2 (12.50%) Logistics
10 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) LAN
2 8 (50.00%) VoIP
2 8 (50.00%) WAN
3 7 (43.75%) Network Security
4 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) PuTTY
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
6 2 (12.50%) Wireless
7 1 (6.25%) BGP
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (6.25%) MPLS
7 1 (6.25%) RIP
7 1 (6.25%) Symposium
7 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
7 1 (6.25%) VLAN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Logistics
4 2 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CCNA
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Brocade
5 1 (6.25%) Mitel
5 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.25%) VMware