The median annual salary for a Switch Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Switch Engineer
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 271 274
Permanent jobs requiring a Switch Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.014% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £46,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +67.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.21% +7.77%  

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 5940 7161 7359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.05% 96.26% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4743 5790 5929
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,150
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Switch Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Switch Engineer in the East of England

Switch Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Switch Engineer in the East of England

Switch Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Switch 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 Switch Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Converged Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team Management
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team

Switch 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Converged Networks
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco