The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 22 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 137 156
Rank change year-on-year +35 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 53 43 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.98% 1.31% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 1.34% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 44 33 34
Median salary £44,000 £36,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.54% +0.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £29,000 £29,558
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £45,000 £45,750
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 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 2595 3212 3678
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.94% 97.69% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2191 2610 3054
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +11 13 £44,000 +18.91% 1
Leicestershire +10 13 £50,000 +14.94% 2
Nottinghamshire +9 12 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Derbyshire +15 10 £35,000 +20.68%
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 72 (85.71%) Cisco
2 57 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (63.10%) WAN
4 51 (60.71%) Firewall
5 46 (54.76%) LAN
6 41 (48.81%) CCNP
7 38 (45.24%) CCNA
8 27 (32.14%) WLAN
9 26 (30.95%) VoIP
10 24 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (27.38%) ITIL
12 21 (25.00%) Data Centre
13 20 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
13 20 (23.81%) MPLS
13 20 (23.81%) Wireless
14 19 (22.62%) Unified Communications
15 17 (20.24%) VLAN
15 17 (20.24%) Juniper
16 15 (17.86%) VMware
17 13 (15.48%) Fortinet
18 12 (14.29%) PBX
18 12 (14.29%) Windows
18 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (13.10%) Wi-Fi
20 10 (11.90%) HP
20 10 (11.90%) DHCP
20 10 (11.90%) DNS
20 10 (11.90%) Telecoms
20 10 (11.90%) Network Design
20 10 (11.90%) Service Design

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 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.19%) IIS
2 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Office 365
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (63.10%) WAN
2 51 (60.71%) Firewall
3 46 (54.76%) LAN
4 27 (32.14%) WLAN
5 26 (30.95%) VoIP
6 24 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (23.81%) MPLS
7 20 (23.81%) Wireless
8 19 (22.62%) Unified Communications
9 17 (20.24%) VLAN
10 12 (14.29%) PBX
11 11 (13.10%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (11.90%) DHCP
12 10 (11.90%) DNS
13 9 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (10.71%) Wireshark
14 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
15 7 (8.33%) DSL
15 7 (8.33%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (11.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.19%) Marketing
2 1 (1.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Windows
2 9 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.95%) Windows 10
3 5 (5.95%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (1.19%) Android
5 1 (1.19%) Unix
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.38%) ITIL
2 10 (11.90%) Network Design
2 10 (11.90%) Service Design
3 9 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 8 (9.52%) Migration
5 7 (8.33%) Network Management
5 7 (8.33%) Open Source
5 7 (8.33%) Time Management
6 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 6 (7.14%) IT Strategy
7 5 (5.95%) Change Management
8 4 (4.76%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.76%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.76%) Presales
8 4 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.57%) Low Latency
9 3 (3.57%) People Management
10 2 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.38%) High Availability
10 2 (2.38%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.19%) Python
1 1 (1.19%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 57 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (48.81%) CCNP
3 38 (45.24%) CCNA
4 9 (10.71%) JNCIP
5 8 (9.52%) CCIE
6 7 (8.33%) JNCIS
7 6 (7.14%) JNCIA
8 4 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.57%) CCNP Voice
10 2 (2.38%) CCSE
10 2 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (2.38%) MCSE
10 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.19%) CCDP
11 1 (1.19%) CCIE Service Provider
11 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.95%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.19%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 72 (85.71%) Cisco
2 17 (20.24%) Juniper
3 15 (17.86%) VMware
4 13 (15.48%) Fortinet
5 10 (11.90%) HP
6 9 (10.71%) CheckPoint
7 8 (9.52%) SolarWinds
8 7 (8.33%) F5
9 5 (5.95%) ProCurve
10 4 (4.76%) Aruba
10 4 (4.76%) BT
10 4 (4.76%) Google
11 3 (3.57%) Extreme Networks
11 3 (3.57%) Meraki
12 2 (2.38%) Avaya
12 2 (2.38%) Ubiquiti
13 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
13 1 (1.19%) Nortel
13 1 (1.19%) Reuters
13 1 (1.19%) Siemens
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