The median annual salary for a Network Operations Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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

Network Operations Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 792 812 881
Rank change year-on-year +20 +69  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Operations Engineer 38 121 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.047% 0.12% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.13% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 24 105 47
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,700 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.77% -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77613 93636 100158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.32% 96.39% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 65018 79446 82470
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Network Operations Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Operations Engineer in England

Network Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Operations Engineer in England

Network Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Operations Engineer in England over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Operations Engineer in England

Network Operations 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 Network Operations Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +18 16 £45,000 +5.88%
Yorkshire +10 7 £51,500 +3.00% 2
West Midlands +30 6 £35,000 +32.07% 1
London +39 5 £60,000 +4.34% 2
East of England +13 2 £32,500 -
North West -26 2 £51,500 +90.74% 2
Network Operations Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Network Operations 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 Network Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 91 (95.79%) Cisco
2 84 (88.42%) Firewall
3 82 (86.32%) Cisco Certification
4 59 (62.11%) CCNP
5 53 (55.79%) CCNA
6 52 (54.74%) WAN
7 44 (46.32%) Cisco IOS
8 41 (43.16%) Data Centre
9 39 (41.05%) Cisco ASA
10 37 (38.95%) Wireless
11 36 (37.89%) Microsoft
11 36 (37.89%) CCIP
11 36 (37.89%) CCSP
12 34 (35.79%) BGP
12 34 (35.79%) CheckPoint
13 29 (30.53%) Network Security
14 28 (29.47%) MPLS
14 28 (29.47%) OSPF
15 27 (28.42%) Linux
15 27 (28.42%) VMware
16 26 (27.37%) F5
17 25 (26.32%) Network Management
17 25 (26.32%) LAN
18 24 (25.26%) VPN
19 23 (24.21%) Network Monitoring
20 22 (23.16%) VoIP
20 22 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
21 21 (22.11%) VLAN
21 21 (22.11%) Spanning Tree
21 21 (22.11%) Linux Command Line

Network Operations 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 (2.11%) IIS
1 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.05%) Apache
2 1 (1.05%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (88.42%) Firewall
2 52 (54.74%) WAN
3 44 (46.32%) Cisco IOS
4 39 (41.05%) Cisco ASA
5 37 (38.95%) Wireless
6 34 (35.79%) BGP
7 29 (30.53%) Network Security
8 28 (29.47%) MPLS
8 28 (29.47%) OSPF
9 25 (26.32%) LAN
10 24 (25.26%) VPN
11 22 (23.16%) VoIP
12 21 (22.11%) Spanning Tree
12 21 (22.11%) VLAN
13 19 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 17 (17.89%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (16.84%) Ethernet
16 10 (10.53%) Frame Relay
17 9 (9.47%) ADSL
17 9 (9.47%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (6.32%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Banking
2 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) Middleware
2 1 (1.05%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 41 (43.16%) Data Centre
2 21 (22.11%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (9.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.16%) iPad
6 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.05%) Fintech
6 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.05%) Spread Betting
6 1 (1.05%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.42%) Linux
2 13 (13.68%) Windows
3 7 (7.37%) Unix
4 3 (3.16%) CentOS
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.05%) CoreOS
6 1 (1.05%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.32%) Network Management
2 23 (24.21%) Network Monitoring
3 20 (21.05%) High Availability
3 20 (21.05%) Presales
4 18 (18.95%) Network Design
5 16 (16.84%) Network Architecture
5 16 (16.84%) Network Planning
6 12 (12.63%) ITIL
7 7 (7.37%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.26%) Adaptive Security
8 5 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (4.21%) Coaching
9 4 (4.21%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.16%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.16%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
1 3 (3.16%) Perl
1 3 (3.16%) Python
2 2 (2.11%) SQL
3 1 (1.05%) PHP
3 1 (1.05%) Ruby
3 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 82 (86.32%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (62.11%) CCNP
3 53 (55.79%) CCNA
4 36 (37.89%) CCIP
4 36 (37.89%) CCSP
5 20 (21.05%) CCDA
6 18 (18.95%) CCIE
7 7 (7.37%) Degree
8 5 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (5.26%) MCP
8 5 (5.26%) MCSE
8 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (4.21%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.11%) CCVP
10 2 (2.11%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.58%) SLA
2 9 (9.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.11%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.11%) Nagios
3 1 (1.05%) Cacti
3 1 (1.05%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 91 (95.79%) Cisco
2 36 (37.89%) Microsoft
3 34 (35.79%) CheckPoint
4 27 (28.42%) VMware
5 26 (27.37%) F5
6 11 (11.58%) Palo Alto
7 9 (9.47%) Juniper
8 4 (4.21%) Ericsson
8 4 (4.21%) Huawei
9 3 (3.16%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.11%) Dell
10 2 (2.11%) Forcepoint
10 2 (2.11%) HP
10 2 (2.11%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.11%) Speakerbus
11 1 (1.05%) Arista
11 1 (1.05%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (1.05%) NetQoS
11 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
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