Period
to 18 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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

Senior Network Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 312 286 335
Rank change year-on-year -26 +49 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 41 70 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.36% 0.58% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.60% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 55 34
East of England median annual salary £67,500 £52,500 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +6.60% +9.44%
10th Percentile £56,250 £41,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £73,625 £76,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £54,150
% change year-on-year +3.64% +1.57% +3.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11,151 11,759 13,011
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 97.18% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8,351 9,533 10,945
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in the East of England

Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in the East of England.

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in the East of England

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in the East of England

Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Hertfordshire -2 36 £67,500 +17.39% 3
Essex +29 4 £57,500 +10.58%
Cambridgeshire -5 1 £60,000 +13.21% 1
Senior Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, Senior Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (75.61%) OSPF
2 30 (73.17%) MPLS
3 29 (70.73%) BGP
4 26 (63.41%) Firewall
5 25 (60.98%) Cisco
6 21 (51.22%) WAN
6 21 (51.22%) Data Centre
7 20 (48.78%) Juniper
8 19 (46.34%) DNS
9 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
9 18 (43.90%) VPN
9 18 (43.90%) E-Commerce
10 17 (41.46%) CheckPoint
10 17 (41.46%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (39.02%) Palo Alto
11 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (39.02%) DHCP
11 16 (39.02%) CCNP
11 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (36.59%) SNMP
12 15 (36.59%) LAN
13 14 (34.15%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (34.15%) F5
14 13 (31.71%) NetScaler
14 13 (31.71%) Fortinet
14 13 (31.71%) HTML
14 13 (31.71%) HTTP
14 13 (31.71%) Citrix
15 10 (24.39%) Python
16 9 (21.95%) XML

Senior 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.76%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 31 (75.61%) OSPF
2 30 (73.17%) MPLS
3 29 (70.73%) BGP
4 26 (63.41%) Firewall
5 21 (51.22%) WAN
6 19 (46.34%) DNS
7 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
7 18 (43.90%) VPN
8 17 (41.46%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (39.02%) DHCP
10 15 (36.59%) LAN
10 15 (36.59%) SNMP
11 14 (34.15%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (31.71%) HTTP
12 13 (31.71%) NetScaler
13 9 (21.95%) DWDM
13 9 (21.95%) EIGRP
13 9 (21.95%) GLBP
13 9 (21.95%) IGRP
14 8 (19.51%) Network Security
General
1 3 (7.32%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Data Centre
2 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) E-Commerce
2 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (12.20%) ITIL
3 5 (12.20%) Network Design
4 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.76%) Analytics
4 4 (9.76%) Customer-Centricity
4 4 (9.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (9.76%) SIEM
4 4 (9.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (7.32%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.44%) Change Control
7 1 (2.44%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.44%) Fault Management
7 1 (2.44%) High Availability
7 1 (2.44%) Service Design
7 1 (2.44%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) CCNP
1 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (21.95%) CCIE
3 8 (19.51%) JNCIE
3 8 (19.51%) JNCIP
4 7 (17.07%) CCNA
5 5 (12.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (12.20%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) CCENT
6 1 (2.44%) CISSP
6 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) VMware NSX
2 1 (2.44%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Cisco
2 20 (48.78%) Juniper
3 17 (41.46%) CheckPoint
4 16 (39.02%) Palo Alto
5 14 (34.15%) F5
6 13 (31.71%) Citrix
6 13 (31.71%) Fortinet
7 9 (21.95%) Arista
7 9 (21.95%) VMware
8 5 (12.20%) Blue Coat
8 5 (12.20%) Google
9 4 (9.76%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.44%) Huawei
10 1 (2.44%) Microsoft