The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 25 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 of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 126 172
Rank change year-on-year -9 +46  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 123 147 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.01% 2.18% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 2.27% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 103 119 91
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £53,700 £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 the East of England. 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 of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5954 6475 7992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.27% 96.20% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 5500 6591
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in the East of England

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in the East of England

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in the East of England

Network Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 25 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
Hertfordshire -45 43 £51,250 +20.58% 3
Essex +8 27 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Cambridgeshire -1 22 £38,750 -13.88% 6
Bedfordshire +23 17 £27,500 -47.61% 2
Suffolk +4 14 £38,500 +4.05% 1
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 of England region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 146 (71.22%) Cisco
2 132 (64.39%) Cisco Certification
3 126 (61.46%) Firewall
4 94 (45.85%) CCNA
5 79 (38.54%) WAN
5 79 (38.54%) LAN
6 73 (35.61%) CCNP
7 64 (31.22%) CheckPoint
8 54 (26.34%) BGP
9 53 (25.85%) Network Security
10 50 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
11 46 (22.44%) OSPF
12 43 (20.98%) TCP/IP
13 41 (20.00%) VPN
14 38 (18.54%) Data Centre
15 37 (18.05%) DNS
16 36 (17.56%) Telecoms
17 34 (16.59%) VoIP
18 33 (16.10%) Wireless
18 33 (16.10%) Cisco Nexus
19 32 (15.61%) Windows
20 28 (13.66%) Juniper
21 27 (13.17%) ITIL
21 27 (13.17%) MPLS
21 27 (13.17%) Change Control
22 26 (12.68%) Linux
22 26 (12.68%) Network Management
23 25 (12.20%) SLA
23 25 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
24 24 (11.71%) VMware

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.95%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.46%) Apache
3 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.46%) IIS
4 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (7.32%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.44%) Akamai
2 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.95%) Office 365
3 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (61.46%) Firewall
2 79 (38.54%) LAN
2 79 (38.54%) WAN
3 54 (26.34%) BGP
4 53 (25.85%) Network Security
5 50 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
6 46 (22.44%) OSPF
7 43 (20.98%) TCP/IP
8 41 (20.00%) VPN
9 37 (18.05%) DNS
10 34 (16.59%) VoIP
11 33 (16.10%) Cisco Nexus
11 33 (16.10%) Wireless
12 27 (13.17%) MPLS
13 25 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
14 23 (11.22%) Cisco IOS
14 23 (11.22%) IPsec
15 20 (9.76%) DHCP
16 19 (9.27%) HTTP
17 15 (7.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (17.56%) Telecoms
2 4 (1.95%) Banking
2 4 (1.95%) Legal
2 4 (1.95%) Military
3 3 (1.46%) Advertising
3 3 (1.46%) Retail
4 2 (0.98%) Automotive
4 2 (0.98%) Finance
4 2 (0.98%) Marketing
4 2 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.88%) HTML
2 5 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (0.49%) Web Services
3 1 (0.49%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.54%) Data Centre
2 23 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.41%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.93%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (1.95%) CCTV
7 3 (1.46%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.61%) Windows
2 26 (12.68%) Linux
3 13 (6.34%) Unix
4 10 (4.88%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.93%) Mac OS
5 6 (2.93%) Mac OS X
5 6 (2.93%) Mac OS X Server
6 4 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.98%) Debian
8 2 (0.98%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (13.17%) Change Control
1 27 (13.17%) ITIL
2 26 (12.68%) Network Management
3 19 (9.27%) E-Commerce
4 18 (8.78%) Incident Management
5 16 (7.80%) Asset Management
5 16 (7.80%) Problem Management
6 13 (6.34%) Load Balancing
7 12 (5.85%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (5.37%) Change Management
9 8 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (2.93%) Analytics
10 6 (2.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (2.93%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (2.93%) Mentoring
10 6 (2.93%) Migration
10 6 (2.93%) Network Design
10 6 (2.93%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (2.93%) SIEM
10 6 (2.93%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.88%) Python
2 9 (4.39%) Perl
3 6 (2.93%) C
4 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.46%) C++
4 3 (1.46%) SQL
5 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 132 (64.39%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (45.85%) CCNA
3 73 (35.61%) CCNP
4 24 (11.71%) CCIE
5 19 (9.27%) CCSA
6 17 (8.29%) Security Cleared
7 16 (7.80%) BC Cleared
8 14 (6.83%) Degree
9 10 (4.88%) CCSE
10 9 (4.39%) Network+ Certification
11 8 (3.90%) CCDP
12 5 (2.44%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.95%) JNCIE
14 3 (1.46%) JNCIP
15 2 (0.98%) CCIE Service Provider
15 2 (0.98%) CCSP
16 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
16 1 (0.49%) MCP
16 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (7.80%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.98%) iptables
5 2 (0.98%) pfSense
5 2 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.98%) vSphere
6 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (4.39%) Cacti
2 8 (3.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (3.90%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.95%) Cisco CME
3 4 (1.95%) SmokePing
4 3 (1.46%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.49%) Nagios
6 1 (0.49%) SCCM
6 1 (0.49%) WSUS
6 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 146 (71.22%) Cisco
2 64 (31.22%) CheckPoint
3 28 (13.66%) Juniper
4 24 (11.71%) Microsoft
4 24 (11.71%) VMware
5 22 (10.73%) Palo Alto
6 19 (9.27%) Citrix
7 15 (7.32%) Avaya
7 15 (7.32%) F5
8 14 (6.83%) Meraki
9 13 (6.34%) Fortinet
10 10 (4.88%) HP
11 8 (3.90%) Blue Coat
11 8 (3.90%) Huawei
12 7 (3.41%) Riverbed
13 6 (2.93%) Nortel
14 5 (2.44%) Apple
14 5 (2.44%) ArcSight
14 5 (2.44%) Arista
14 5 (2.44%) TippingPoint
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