Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Specialist was £42,500 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.

Senior Network Specialist
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1129 1189 1252
Rank change year-on-year +60 +63 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Specialist 22 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.013% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.013% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 23
England median annual salary £42,500 £51,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -9.73% +10.24%
10th Percentile £35,500 £33,750 £38,100
90th Percentile £56,250 £81,500 £63,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £51,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% -9.73% +13.00%

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 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% -

Senior Network Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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 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
Yorkshire +36 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North of England +11 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Midlands +50 6 £53,500 +7.00%
West Midlands +19 6 £53,500 +7.00%
London +11 3 £52,500 -17.65%
Senior Network Specialist
UK

Senior Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) Firewall
3 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
4 11 (50.00%) WAN
4 11 (50.00%) LAN
5 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (36.36%) CCNP
7 7 (31.82%) CCNA
7 7 (31.82%) DHCP
7 7 (31.82%) VPN
7 7 (31.82%) DNS
8 6 (27.27%) Linux
8 6 (27.27%) ITIL
8 6 (27.27%) WLAN
8 6 (27.27%) Avaya
8 6 (27.27%) Juniper
8 6 (27.27%) MPLS
8 6 (27.27%) OSPF
8 6 (27.27%) BGP
8 6 (27.27%) IPsec
8 6 (27.27%) VLAN
8 6 (27.27%) Network Security
8 6 (27.27%) F5
9 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (22.73%) Brocade
9 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
9 5 (22.73%) SSL
10 4 (18.18%) Windows
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA

Senior Network Specialist 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 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
3 11 (50.00%) LAN
3 11 (50.00%) WAN
4 7 (31.82%) DHCP
4 7 (31.82%) DNS
4 7 (31.82%) VPN
5 6 (27.27%) BGP
5 6 (27.27%) IPsec
5 6 (27.27%) MPLS
5 6 (27.27%) Network Security
5 6 (27.27%) OSPF
5 6 (27.27%) VLAN
5 6 (27.27%) WLAN
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (22.73%) SSL
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (9.09%) Internet
8 2 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Software Packaging
1 1 (4.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) Operations Management
4 2 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Network Design
5 1 (4.55%) Presales
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Service Design
5 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCNP
3 7 (31.82%) CCNA
4 3 (13.64%) Degree
5 2 (9.09%) CCDA
5 2 (9.09%) CISA
5 2 (9.09%) CISM
5 2 (9.09%) CISSP
5 2 (9.09%) CREST Certified
5 2 (9.09%) Master's Degree
5 2 (9.09%) SSCP
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.55%) MCSE
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
6 1 (4.55%) PMP
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) Avaya
2 6 (27.27%) F5
2 6 (27.27%) Juniper
3 5 (22.73%) Brocade
3 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) CA
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Riverbed