Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 17 October 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
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 136 182
Rank change year-on-year +6 +46 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 94 135 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.87% 2.07% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 2.12% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 89 107 83
East Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £30,600 £30,127
90th Percentile £60,100 £47,500 £45,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 4892 6365 7241
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.20% 97.64% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4100 5036 5904
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 6 months to 17 October 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 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +10 30 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Northamptonshire +16 29 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Leicestershire -9 16 £57,500 +35.29%
Derbyshire -3 14 £37,500 +7.14%
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 75 (79.79%) Cisco
2 57 (60.64%) Firewall
3 49 (52.13%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (47.87%) WAN
5 44 (46.81%) LAN
6 42 (44.68%) CCNP
7 33 (35.11%) Wireless
8 28 (29.79%) F5
9 27 (28.72%) Cisco ASA
9 27 (28.72%) CCNA
10 25 (26.60%) CheckPoint
10 25 (26.60%) VMware
10 25 (26.60%) Cisco Nexus
11 24 (25.53%) HP
12 22 (23.40%) ITIL
12 22 (23.40%) Windows
13 20 (21.28%) WLAN
14 19 (20.21%) Data Centre
15 18 (19.15%) MPLS
16 17 (18.09%) Juniper
16 17 (18.09%) VoIP
17 16 (17.02%) BGP
17 16 (17.02%) Network Management
18 14 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (14.89%) VPN
18 14 (14.89%) Wireshark
18 14 (14.89%) Network Security
19 13 (13.83%) TCP/IP
19 13 (13.83%) EIGRP
20 12 (12.77%) Cisco IOS

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 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (7.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.32%) IIS
3 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (60.64%) Firewall
2 45 (47.87%) WAN
3 44 (46.81%) LAN
4 33 (35.11%) Wireless
5 27 (28.72%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (26.60%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (21.28%) WLAN
8 18 (19.15%) MPLS
9 17 (18.09%) VoIP
10 16 (17.02%) BGP
11 14 (14.89%) Network Security
11 14 (14.89%) VPN
11 14 (14.89%) Wireshark
12 13 (13.83%) EIGRP
12 13 (13.83%) TCP/IP
13 12 (12.77%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (11.70%) OSPF
14 11 (11.70%) VLAN
15 10 (10.64%) Cisco Wireless
16 9 (9.57%) NX-OS
General
1 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.32%) Retail
3 2 (2.13%) Automotive
3 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Finance
4 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.21%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.38%) CLARiiON
4 5 (5.32%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.26%) Clustering
6 3 (3.19%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.40%) Windows
2 14 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (11.70%) Unix
3 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.64%) Windows 10
4 10 (10.64%) Windows 7
5 9 (9.57%) Windows Server
6 7 (7.45%) Linux
6 7 (7.45%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.19%) Android
7 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) ITIL
2 16 (17.02%) Network Management
3 10 (10.64%) Change Management
4 8 (8.51%) Mentoring
5 7 (7.45%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (6.38%) ITSM
7 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (5.32%) Low Latency
7 5 (5.32%) Runbook
7 5 (5.32%) Service Management
7 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (5.32%) Time Management
8 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.26%) Data Privacy
8 4 (4.26%) Line Management
8 4 (4.26%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (4.26%) Patch Management
8 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.26%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
1 5 (5.32%) Python
1 5 (5.32%) Tcl
2 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (52.13%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (44.68%) CCNP
3 27 (28.72%) CCNA
4 11 (11.70%) CCIE
4 11 (11.70%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (9.57%) JNCIP
6 8 (8.51%) SC Cleared
6 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.38%) CCSE
8 4 (4.26%) CCDE
8 4 (4.26%) CCDP
8 4 (4.26%) CCSP
8 4 (4.26%) CCVP
8 4 (4.26%) HP APS
8 4 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (3.19%) CCSA
9 3 (3.19%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.19%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) SLA
2 4 (4.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) Hyper-V
2 10 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) SmoothWall
2 3 (3.19%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.06%) SCCM
3 1 (1.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (79.79%) Cisco
2 28 (29.79%) F5
3 25 (26.60%) CheckPoint
3 25 (26.60%) VMware
4 24 (25.53%) HP
5 17 (18.09%) Juniper
6 12 (12.77%) Palo Alto
7 10 (10.64%) Meraki
7 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
7 10 (10.64%) NetApp
8 9 (9.57%) Aruba
8 9 (9.57%) Extreme Networks
9 7 (7.45%) SolarWinds
10 6 (6.38%) EMC
10 6 (6.38%) Fortinet
10 6 (6.38%) ProCurve
10 6 (6.38%) Ubiquiti
11 5 (5.32%) Arista
11 5 (5.32%) Avaya
11 5 (5.32%) Sourcefire