The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Network Engineer
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 134 145
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 38 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.29% 1.11% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.14% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 37
Median salary £44,000 £35,690 £32,275
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.28% +10.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £47,250 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2847 3080 3292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.80% 97.41% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2273 2452 2683
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,850 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in the East Midlands

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in the East Midlands

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in the East Midlands

Network Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +38 17 £44,000 +10.00%
Leicestershire -5 8 £47,500 - 4
Nottinghamshire +7 7 £33,000 -17.50% 1
Derbyshire 0 5 £35,000 -1.93% 2
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 East Midlands region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 113 (79.02%) Cisco
2 94 (65.73%) Firewall
3 88 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (57.34%) LAN
5 77 (53.85%) WAN
6 59 (41.26%) CCNA
7 57 (39.86%) CCNP
8 48 (33.57%) ITIL
9 42 (29.37%) VoIP
10 40 (27.97%) Wireless
10 40 (27.97%) Cisco ASA
11 38 (26.57%) Data Centre
12 35 (24.48%) CheckPoint
13 28 (19.58%) HP
13 28 (19.58%) Cisco Nexus
14 26 (18.18%) SolarWinds
15 24 (16.78%) WLAN
16 22 (15.38%) TCP/IP
16 22 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
16 22 (15.38%) SAN
16 22 (15.38%) MPLS
16 22 (15.38%) Migration
16 22 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
17 21 (14.69%) Network Security
17 21 (14.69%) Infrastructure Transformation
17 21 (14.69%) VLAN
17 21 (14.69%) Wireshark
18 20 (13.99%) Fortinet
19 17 (11.89%) Service Delivery
20 16 (11.19%) Retail

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (4.20%) SharePoint
1 6 (4.20%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.59%) Office 365
2 5 (3.50%) IaaS
3 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (65.73%) Firewall
2 82 (57.34%) LAN
3 77 (53.85%) WAN
4 42 (29.37%) VoIP
5 40 (27.97%) Cisco ASA
5 40 (27.97%) Wireless
6 28 (19.58%) Cisco Nexus
7 24 (16.78%) WLAN
8 22 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
8 22 (15.38%) MPLS
8 22 (15.38%) SAN
8 22 (15.38%) TCP/IP
9 21 (14.69%) Network Security
9 21 (14.69%) VLAN
9 21 (14.69%) Wireshark
10 16 (11.19%) Unified Communications
11 15 (10.49%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (9.79%) DHCP
12 14 (9.79%) DNS
12 14 (9.79%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.20%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (11.19%) Retail
2 6 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.50%) Back Office
4 3 (2.10%) Electronics
4 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.70%) COM
1 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (26.57%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.20%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.50%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.70%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.19%) Windows
2 12 (8.39%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.80%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.10%) Linux
6 2 (1.40%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (33.57%) ITIL
2 22 (15.38%) Migration
3 21 (14.69%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 17 (11.89%) Service Delivery
5 16 (11.19%) IT Strategy
6 12 (8.39%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (8.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (8.39%) Project Management
7 11 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 11 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (7.69%) Service Design
8 8 (5.59%) E-Commerce
8 8 (5.59%) Performance Management
8 8 (5.59%) Supplier Management
9 7 (4.90%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.20%) Business Continuity
10 6 (4.20%) Change Management
11 5 (3.50%) Network Design
11 5 (3.50%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (3.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.70%) Perl
1 1 (0.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 88 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (41.26%) CCNA
3 57 (39.86%) CCNP
4 9 (6.29%) CCIE
4 9 (6.29%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (4.90%) Degree
6 5 (3.50%) MCSE
6 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.80%) JNCIA
8 3 (2.10%) CCNP Voice
9 2 (1.40%) CEH
9 2 (1.40%) CISM
9 2 (1.40%) CISSP
9 2 (1.40%) GSEC
9 2 (1.40%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.40%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.70%) CCDP
10 1 (0.70%) CCSA
10 1 (0.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.50%) vSphere
3 4 (2.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (5.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.10%) SmoothWall
4 2 (1.40%) SCOM
5 1 (0.70%) Nagios
5 1 (0.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 113 (79.02%) Cisco
2 35 (24.48%) CheckPoint
3 28 (19.58%) HP
4 26 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 20 (13.99%) Fortinet
6 15 (10.49%) Juniper
7 14 (9.79%) VMware
8 10 (6.99%) F5
9 8 (5.59%) Huawei
10 6 (4.20%) ProCurve
11 5 (3.50%) Google
11 5 (3.50%) Siemens
12 4 (2.80%) CommVault
12 4 (2.80%) Dell
12 4 (2.80%) Microsoft
12 4 (2.80%) Motorola
12 4 (2.80%) SonicWALL
13 2 (1.40%) Oracle
13 2 (1.40%) Palo Alto
13 2 (1.40%) Qualys
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