The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 54 74
Rank change year-on-year -17 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 7 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.91% 2.54% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 2.69% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 4
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 744 668 762
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.62% 94.22% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 624 568 626
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (35.71%) Network Security
4 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (28.57%) Juniper
5 4 (28.57%) CCNP
5 4 (28.57%) CCNA
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) VoIP
6 3 (21.43%) OSPF
6 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) CCSP
6 3 (21.43%) BGP
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (21.43%) FWSM
6 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
6 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (21.43%) Contract Management
7 2 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (14.29%) VLAN
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
7 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (21.43%) FWSM
4 3 (21.43%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) VoIP
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (14.29%) VLAN
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.14%) H.323
6 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.14%) ISDN
6 1 (7.14%) MGCP
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) RTP
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Contract Management
2 2 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security
2 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) CCSP
4 1 (7.14%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP Voice
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
4 4 (28.57%) Juniper
5 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
6 2 (14.29%) McAfee