The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 3 months to 28 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
London / Croydon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 32 36
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 6.59% 3.60% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 3.66% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 2
Median salary £23,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.52% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £43,750 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £51,250 £57,500
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 Croydon. 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
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 180 246 188
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 98.90% 98.40% 99.47%
Number of salaries quoted 583 1370 883
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £21,250 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £58,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Croydon

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Croydon

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Croydon over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Croydon

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Croydon region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (50.00%) VoIP
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) Driving Licence
3 10 (41.67%) DBS Check
3 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 10 (41.67%) iPad
3 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (41.67%) OSPF
3 10 (41.67%) Citrix
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (41.67%) Juniper
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) CCNP
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (33.33%) BGP
4 8 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 8 (33.33%) Firewall
5 7 (29.17%) LAN
5 7 (29.17%) WAN
6 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (25.00%) Network Security
7 5 (20.83%) SonicWALL
7 5 (20.83%) WatchGuard
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (20.83%) Network Design
7 5 (20.83%) NetScreen

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) VoIP
2 10 (41.67%) OSPF
3 8 (33.33%) BGP
3 8 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 8 (33.33%) Firewall
4 7 (29.17%) LAN
4 7 (29.17%) WAN
5 6 (25.00%) Network Security
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (20.83%) NetScreen
6 5 (20.83%) VPN
7 4 (16.67%) DNS
7 4 (16.67%) SSL
8 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (12.50%) FabricPath
8 3 (12.50%) HTTP
8 3 (12.50%) MPLS
8 3 (12.50%) SSH
8 3 (12.50%) VPLS
General
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Driving Licence
1 10 (41.67%) iPad
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.50%) CentOS
4 3 (12.50%) CoreOS
4 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Network Design
2 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
2 1 (4.17%) Network Management
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) CCNP
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (41.67%) DBS Check
2 5 (20.83%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) JNCIP
4 2 (8.33%) JNCIS
5 1 (4.17%) CCDP
5 1 (4.17%) CCSA
5 1 (4.17%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) Docker
3 3 (12.50%) OpenSIPS
3 3 (12.50%) Xen
4 1 (4.17%) BIND 9
4 1 (4.17%) iptables
4 1 (4.17%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) FortiGate
1 3 (12.50%) HAProxy
2 2 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco
1 11 (45.83%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Citrix
2 10 (41.67%) Juniper
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.83%) SonicWALL
4 5 (20.83%) WatchGuard
5 4 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) F5
6 3 (12.50%) Riverbed
6 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.17%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (4.17%) Meraki
8 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto