Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Operations Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1054 1053 1160
Rank change year-on-year -1 +107 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Operations Engineer 97 176 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.058% 0.093% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.096% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 85 154 92
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,125 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +26.67%

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 160186 183383 200325
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.52% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 131094 155816 165966
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Network Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 27 July 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 6 months to 27 July 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 +31 40 £60,000 +9.09% 2
North of England -3 23 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Midlands +52 16 £35,000 +32.08%
West Midlands +47 16 £35,000 +32.08%
South East +17 16 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Yorkshire +28 13 £44,000 -16.19% 1
North West -25 10 £43,250 +36.22%
East of England +16 2 £32,500 -
Network Operations Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 92 (94.85%) Cisco
2 83 (85.57%) Firewall
3 66 (68.04%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (54.64%) WAN
5 52 (53.61%) CCNP
6 47 (48.45%) Linux
7 46 (47.42%) Cisco ASA
8 41 (42.27%) TCP/IP
8 41 (42.27%) VMware
9 39 (40.21%) BGP
10 38 (39.18%) OSPF
11 33 (34.02%) CCNA
11 33 (34.02%) VoIP
11 33 (34.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (32.99%) Data Centre
12 32 (32.99%) Cisco IOS
13 30 (30.93%) Juniper
14 29 (29.90%) MPLS
15 28 (28.87%) VLAN
16 27 (27.84%) F5
17 26 (26.80%) CheckPoint
17 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
18 24 (24.74%) LAN
19 22 (22.68%) CCDA
19 22 (22.68%) Finance
20 21 (21.65%) Spanning Tree
20 21 (21.65%) Linux Command Line
21 20 (20.62%) Palo Alto
21 20 (20.62%) High Availability
22 19 (19.59%) Presales

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 1 (1.03%) Apache
1 1 (1.03%) CMS
1 1 (1.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 83 (85.57%) Firewall
2 53 (54.64%) WAN
3 46 (47.42%) Cisco ASA
4 41 (42.27%) TCP/IP
5 39 (40.21%) BGP
6 38 (39.18%) OSPF
7 33 (34.02%) VoIP
8 32 (32.99%) Cisco IOS
9 29 (29.90%) MPLS
10 28 (28.87%) VLAN
11 24 (24.74%) LAN
12 21 (21.65%) Spanning Tree
13 14 (14.43%) VPN
13 14 (14.43%) Wireless
14 12 (12.37%) Network Security
15 11 (11.34%) DNS
15 11 (11.34%) EIGRP
16 10 (10.31%) Ethernet
17 8 (8.25%) Software-Defined Networking
18 7 (7.22%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.06%) MySQL
General
1 22 (22.68%) Finance
2 11 (11.34%) Banking
3 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.22%) Middleware
2 3 (3.09%) FreeSWITCH
3 2 (2.06%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.06%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.06%) CSS
4 1 (1.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.99%) Data Centre
2 21 (21.65%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (7.22%) iPad
4 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.06%) Social Media
7 1 (1.03%) Clustering
7 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.03%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (48.45%) Linux
2 15 (15.46%) Unix
3 12 (12.37%) Windows
4 5 (5.15%) CentOS
5 4 (4.12%) CoreOS
6 1 (1.03%) CatOS
6 1 (1.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.62%) High Availability
2 19 (19.59%) Presales
3 16 (16.49%) Network Design
4 14 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.43%) Ticket Management
5 12 (12.37%) ITIL
6 11 (11.34%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (10.31%) Load Balancing
8 7 (7.22%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (7.22%) SIEM
9 6 (6.19%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.15%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.12%) Vulnerability Management
12 3 (3.09%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.09%) Network Management
12 3 (3.09%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (3.09%) Security Operations
13 2 (2.06%) Open Source
13 2 (2.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.15%) Bash Shell
2 3 (3.09%) Python
3 2 (2.06%) Groovy
3 2 (2.06%) Java
4 1 (1.03%) C
4 1 (1.03%) Perl
4 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 66 (68.04%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (53.61%) CCNP
3 33 (34.02%) CCNA
4 22 (22.68%) CCDA
5 19 (19.59%) CCIP
5 19 (19.59%) CCSP
6 13 (13.40%) Degree
7 8 (8.25%) CCVP
8 7 (7.22%) CCIE
8 7 (7.22%) MCSE
8 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (5.15%) JNCIA
10 4 (4.12%) MCP
11 1 (1.03%) CCENT
11 1 (1.03%) CCSA
11 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.59%) SLA
2 4 (4.12%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 33 (34.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (17.53%) Xen
3 14 (14.43%) KVM
4 3 (3.09%) Docker
4 3 (3.09%) OpenSIPS
5 2 (2.06%) iptables
6 1 (1.03%) BIND 9
6 1 (1.03%) Firmware
6 1 (1.03%) Kamailio
6 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 8 (8.25%) Cisco UCCE
1 8 (8.25%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (3.09%) Nagios
3 2 (2.06%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.03%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.03%) HP NNM
4 1 (1.03%) Netcool
Vendors
1 92 (94.85%) Cisco
2 41 (42.27%) VMware
3 30 (30.93%) Juniper
4 27 (27.84%) F5
5 26 (26.80%) CheckPoint
5 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
6 20 (20.62%) Palo Alto
7 7 (7.22%) Red Box
8 5 (5.15%) Blue Coat
8 5 (5.15%) Brocade
8 5 (5.15%) Ericsson
8 5 (5.15%) Foundry
8 5 (5.15%) Redback
9 4 (4.12%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (3.09%) Avaya
10 3 (3.09%) Genesys
10 3 (3.09%) Verint
11 2 (2.06%) Citrix
11 2 (2.06%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.06%) SolarWinds
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