Period
to 24 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 24 January 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 112 147
Rank change year-on-year -28 +35 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 6 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.73% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.76% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 3
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £34,169 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.60% -31.66% +2.56%
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £34,169 £47,500
% change year-on-year +68.28% -28.07% -2.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2,554 2,118 2,631
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.87% 96.40% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,620 1,421 1,698
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.33% +1.18% +2.41%

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in Edinburgh

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in Edinburgh

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Edinburgh region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (33.33%) Network Design
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) JNCIP
4 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 2 (33.33%) Wireshark

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) xDSL
4 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) NX-OS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (33.33%) JNCIP
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Iperf
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Arista
4 1 (16.67%) HP