The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £54,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Senior Network Engineer
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 86 92
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 5 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.52% 0.10% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.11% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £54,000 £36,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -52.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 923 941 1202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.75% 95.24% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 775 766 947
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex that featured Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in Essex

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in Essex

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in Essex over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in Essex

Senior Network Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Brentwood - 2 - -
Colchester - 2 £54,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £35,500 -
Senior Network Engineer
East of England

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior 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 Essex region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Automotive
5 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (33.33%) OSPF
5 2 (33.33%) BGP
5 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (33.33%) CCIE
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) FTP
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) Change Control
5 2 (33.33%) Time Management
5 2 (33.33%) Polycom
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (33.33%) FTP
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) MRTG
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (16.67%) VXLAN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cacti
1 2 (33.33%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Meraki
3 2 (33.33%) Polycom
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto