Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IP Network Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

IP Network Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1074 1106 1201
Rank change year-on-year +32 +95 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an IP Network Engineer 77 106 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.059% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.061% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 73 96 71
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +16.28% -6.52%
10th Percentile £38,000 £36,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,625 £61,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +16.28% -6.52%

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 161629 173153 199104
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 130679 146162 166923
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 £27,013 £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 Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IP Network Engineer in England

IP Network Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IP Network Engineer in England

IP Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IP Network Engineer in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IP Network Engineer in England

IP Network 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 Network Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 17 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
London -11 33 £65,000 +30.00%
South East +38 30 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North of England +7 7 £47,500 +7.95%
North West +2 6 £47,500 +7.95%
South West - 4 £39,000 -
East of England +5 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Midlands +41 1 £21,000 -12.50%
North East - 1 £52,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £21,000 -
IP Network Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IP 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 England region featuring IP Network Engineer in the job title.

1 53 (68.83%) Cisco
2 51 (66.23%) Network Design
3 49 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (57.14%) BGP
5 43 (55.84%) CCNP
6 39 (50.65%) CCIE
7 35 (45.45%) MPLS
8 31 (40.26%) OSPF
9 29 (37.66%) Data Centre
10 26 (33.77%) Telecoms
11 25 (32.47%) VLAN
11 25 (32.47%) WAN
12 24 (31.17%) LAN
12 24 (31.17%) Firewall
13 22 (28.57%) Linux
13 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
13 22 (28.57%) VPN
14 21 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
15 20 (25.97%) Penetration Testing
16 18 (23.38%) Security Cleared
16 18 (23.38%) DNS
16 18 (23.38%) Microsoft Azure
16 18 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
17 17 (22.08%) IPv4
17 17 (22.08%) TCP/IP
17 17 (22.08%) Ethernet
17 17 (22.08%) C
17 17 (22.08%) Unix
18 16 (20.78%) Juniper
18 16 (20.78%) Multicast

IP Network 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (23.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (2.60%) Office 365
3 2 (2.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (57.14%) BGP
2 35 (45.45%) MPLS
3 31 (40.26%) OSPF
4 25 (32.47%) VLAN
4 25 (32.47%) WAN
5 24 (31.17%) Firewall
5 24 (31.17%) LAN
6 22 (28.57%) VPN
7 18 (23.38%) DNS
8 17 (22.08%) Ethernet
8 17 (22.08%) IPv4
8 17 (22.08%) TCP/IP
9 16 (20.78%) Multicast
10 15 (19.48%) Network Security
10 15 (19.48%) Radio Access Network
10 15 (19.48%) SS7
10 15 (19.48%) VoLTE
11 13 (16.88%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (16.88%) DHCP
12 12 (15.58%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (33.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.60%) Automotive
2 2 (2.60%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 29 (37.66%) Data Centre
2 16 (20.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 15 (19.48%) Smartphone
4 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Linux
2 17 (22.08%) Unix
3 15 (19.48%) Android
4 11 (14.29%) Windows
4 11 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (66.23%) Network Design
2 21 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (25.97%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (20.78%) DDoS Mitigation
5 15 (19.48%) High Availability
5 15 (19.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 14 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (12.99%) ITIL
8 9 (11.69%) Network Management
9 6 (7.79%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (7.79%) Load Balancing
9 6 (7.79%) Performance Metrics
10 5 (6.49%) Change Management
10 5 (6.49%) SIEM
10 5 (6.49%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 4 (5.19%) Project Management
12 3 (3.90%) Coaching
12 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
13 2 (2.60%) Change Control
13 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.08%) C
2 4 (5.19%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 49 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (55.84%) CCNP
3 39 (50.65%) CCIE
4 18 (23.38%) Security Cleared
5 15 (19.48%) DV Cleared
6 13 (16.88%) Degree
7 7 (9.09%) CCNA
8 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.60%) CCIE Service Provider
9 2 (2.60%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.30%) CCDP
10 1 (1.30%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (1.30%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.30%) Master's Degree
10 1 (1.30%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.49%) ProxySG
4 4 (5.19%) KVM
5 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.60%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Cacti
1 2 (2.60%) SmokePing
1 2 (2.60%) WSUS
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 53 (68.83%) Cisco
2 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (20.78%) Juniper
4 9 (11.69%) CheckPoint
5 8 (10.39%) Avaya
5 8 (10.39%) Huawei
5 8 (10.39%) Meraki
5 8 (10.39%) VMware
6 5 (6.49%) Blue Coat
6 5 (6.49%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.60%) Citrix
7 2 (2.60%) Polycom
8 1 (1.30%) Apple
8 1 (1.30%) Dell
8 1 (1.30%) EMC
8 1 (1.30%) NetApp