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The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £41,375 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

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

Network Engineer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 112 91 86
Rank change year-on-year -21 -5 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 16 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.68% 1.13% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.22% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 6
10th Percentile £27,300 - £30,750
25th Percentile £37,313 £33,000 £36,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,375 £35,750 £44,250
Median % change year-on-year +15.73% -19.21% +19.59%
75th Percentile £48,125 £42,188 £52,813
90th Percentile £59,750 £43,875 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £53,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.63% -5.00% +6.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,634 1,316 973
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.05% 92.55% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 857 896 666
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,500 £31,063
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,390 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.78% +3.09% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £54,000 £47,500 £46,595
% change year-on-year +13.68% +1.94% +3.54%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Network Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Glasgow

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Network Engineer in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Glasgow

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Network Engineer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, Network Engineer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) CCNA
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Meraki
5 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) WatchGuard
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Network Design
6 2 (16.67%) Azure
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) BGP
6 2 (16.67%) Juniper
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) ADSL
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (8.33%) DevOps
7 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) ADSL
3 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
4 1 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (8.33%) OSPF
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Agile
3 1 (8.33%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Fintech
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNA
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCSA
3 1 (8.33%) CCSE
3 1 (8.33%) CEH
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Meraki
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) WatchGuard
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds