Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 145 144
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £41,772 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.64% -16.46% -9.09%
10th Percentile £45,750 £30,462 £39,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,435 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £48,750 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.84% -7.00% +25.00%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2371 2407 2731
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.26% 94.47% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1489 1720
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +4.82%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Senior 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 Edinburgh region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
1 10 (90.91%) Fortinet
1 10 (90.91%) F5
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (63.64%) OSPF
2 7 (63.64%) BGP
2 7 (63.64%) Blue Coat
3 6 (54.55%) Network Design
3 6 (54.55%) CCNP
4 4 (36.36%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
7 1 (9.09%) Network Management
7 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (9.09%) Change Control
7 1 (9.09%) SMS
7 1 (9.09%) CCIE
7 1 (9.09%) CCNA

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) BGP
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (63.64%) OSPF
2 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
3 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
3 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (9.09%) SMS
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) F5
1 10 (90.91%) Fortinet
2 7 (63.64%) Blue Coat