The median annual salary for a Senior Network Specialist was £47,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Network Specialist
UK / England
Rank 812 920 904
Rank change year-on-year +108 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Specialist 7 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.007% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.008% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 25
Median salary £47,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.47% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £48,000 £50,350
10% offered a salary of more than £100,100 £72,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -23.80% -  

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 75905 92477 95025
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.42% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63439 78184 78375
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Network Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Senior Network Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Specialist in England

Senior Network Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Specialist in England

Senior Network Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Specialist in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Specialist in England

Senior Network Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
London +70 3 £93,500 +24.66%
South West - 2 £40,000 -
South East +54 1 £39,000 -25.71%
West Midlands - 1 £47,000 -
Senior Network Specialist
UK

Senior Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Senior Network Specialist 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 Senior Network Specialist in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) LAN
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) MS Office
5 6 (42.86%) SCCM
6 5 (35.71%) Network Security
6 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
7 4 (28.57%) F5
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (28.57%) MPLS
7 4 (28.57%) OSPF
7 4 (28.57%) BGP
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
8 3 (21.43%) Wireless
8 3 (21.43%) Avaya
8 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (21.43%) VLAN
8 3 (21.43%) Threat Analysis

Senior Network Specialist Skill Set
Top Related 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 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) WAN
2 8 (57.14%) LAN
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) Network Security
5 4 (28.57%) BGP
5 4 (28.57%) MPLS
5 4 (28.57%) OSPF
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) VLAN
6 3 (21.43%) Wireless
7 2 (14.29%) DSL
7 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 2 (14.29%) RIP
7 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 2 (14.29%) VPN
7 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
8 1 (7.14%) IGRP
8 1 (7.14%) IPX
8 1 (7.14%) VPLS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Threat Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Escalation Management
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) F5
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Avaya
4 2 (14.29%) Arista
4 2 (14.29%) Brocade
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) BT
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto