Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IP Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

IP Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1060 1062 1157
Rank change year-on-year +2 +95 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an IP Engineer 88 127 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.071% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.074% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 85 84 96
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,363 £29,250
90th Percentile £73,250 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

IP Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IP Engineer in England

IP Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IP Engineer in England

IP Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IP Engineer in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IP Engineer in England

IP Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IP Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
South East +34 39 £55,000 +17.02%
London -21 35 £67,500 +35.00% 1
North of England - 11 £55,000 - 1
North West - 7 £42,750 - 1
South West - 6 £42,500 -
Midlands +36 4 £55,000 +37.50%
West Midlands +18 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
East of England +19 2 £27,500 +27.91%
IP Engineer
UK

IP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IP 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 England region featuring IP Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (67.05%) Cisco
2 55 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (57.95%) CCNP
4 49 (55.68%) BGP
5 47 (53.41%) Network Design
6 42 (47.73%) CCIE
7 41 (46.59%) Telecoms
8 36 (40.91%) MPLS
8 36 (40.91%) OSPF
9 33 (37.50%) VPN
10 27 (30.68%) Firewall
11 26 (29.55%) Linux
12 24 (27.27%) Data Centre
12 24 (27.27%) Juniper
13 23 (26.14%) C
14 22 (25.00%) IPv4
15 21 (23.86%) Multicast
15 21 (23.86%) Ethernet
15 21 (23.86%) Unix
16 19 (21.59%) LAN
16 19 (21.59%) Degree
17 18 (20.45%) Security Cleared
17 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
18 17 (19.32%) WAN
18 17 (19.32%) Cisco ASA
18 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Azure
18 17 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
19 16 (18.18%) IPsec
19 16 (18.18%) IPv6
19 16 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

IP Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 17 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (55.68%) BGP
2 36 (40.91%) MPLS
2 36 (40.91%) OSPF
3 33 (37.50%) VPN
4 27 (30.68%) Firewall
5 22 (25.00%) IPv4
6 21 (23.86%) Ethernet
6 21 (23.86%) Multicast
7 19 (21.59%) LAN
8 17 (19.32%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (19.32%) WAN
9 16 (18.18%) IPsec
9 16 (18.18%) IPv6
10 15 (17.05%) SS7
11 14 (15.91%) Radio Access Network
11 14 (15.91%) VLAN
11 14 (15.91%) VoLTE
12 13 (14.77%) HSRP
13 11 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 41 (46.59%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 16 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 14 (15.91%) Smartphone
4 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.14%) CCTV
5 1 (1.14%) Handset
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.55%) Linux
2 21 (23.86%) Unix
3 14 (15.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (53.41%) Network Design
2 16 (18.18%) DDoS Mitigation
3 15 (17.05%) Customer Requirements
3 15 (17.05%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (15.91%) High Availability
4 14 (15.91%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (15.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 10 (11.36%) Network Management
6 8 (9.09%) Presales
7 6 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (6.82%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (5.68%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.68%) Web Filtering
9 3 (3.41%) Customer-Centricity
9 3 (3.41%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.41%) Project Management
10 2 (2.27%) Migration
10 2 (2.27%) Network Virtualisation
11 1 (1.14%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.14%) C
2 3 (3.41%) Tcl
3 2 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 55 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (57.95%) CCNP
3 42 (47.73%) CCIE
4 19 (21.59%) Degree
5 18 (20.45%) Security Cleared
6 14 (15.91%) DV Cleared
7 12 (13.64%) JNCIP
8 5 (5.68%) CCIP
8 5 (5.68%) CCNA
9 4 (4.55%) HND
9 4 (4.55%) JNCIE
10 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.27%) CCIE Service Provider
12 1 (1.14%) CCDP
12 1 (1.14%) CCSP
12 1 (1.14%) Master's Degree
12 1 (1.14%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) SLA
2 4 (4.55%) Def Stans
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.41%) KVM
3 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Cacti
1 6 (6.82%) FortiGate
1 6 (6.82%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 59 (67.05%) Cisco
2 24 (27.27%) Juniper
3 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 10 (11.36%) Huawei
5 6 (6.82%) Avaya
5 6 (6.82%) Meraki
5 6 (6.82%) SolarWinds
6 5 (5.68%) BT
6 5 (5.68%) VMware
7 1 (1.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (1.14%) Apple
7 1 (1.14%) BroadSoft
7 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.14%) Dell
7 1 (1.14%) Exinda
7 1 (1.14%) Ipanema Technologies
7 1 (1.14%) Nokia
7 1 (1.14%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.14%) Redback
7 1 (1.14%) Riverbed