The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 95 85
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.90% 1.16% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.18% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 16
Median salary £65,000 £46,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.78% -9.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1131 1266 1189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.93% 97.53% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 728 675 758
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Glasgow

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Glasgow

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Glasgow over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Glasgow region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (64.71%) Firewall
4 10 (58.82%) WAN
5 9 (52.94%) CCIE
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (41.18%) MPLS
7 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
7 7 (41.18%) BGP
8 5 (29.41%) Juniper
8 5 (29.41%) CCNP
8 5 (29.41%) C
8 5 (29.41%) Software-Defined Networking
9 4 (23.53%) Network Security
9 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
10 3 (17.65%) CCNA
10 3 (17.65%) LAN
10 3 (17.65%) Finance
10 3 (17.65%) Wireless
10 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
10 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (11.76%) Compliance Management
11 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
11 2 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (11.76%) Degree
11 2 (11.76%) F5
11 2 (11.76%) HSRP
11 2 (11.76%) JNCIE
11 2 (11.76%) Network Design

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) WAN
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (41.18%) BGP
4 7 (41.18%) MPLS
5 5 (29.41%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (23.53%) Network Security
7 3 (17.65%) LAN
7 3 (17.65%) Wireless
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
8 2 (11.76%) HSRP
8 2 (11.76%) IPv6
8 2 (11.76%) OSPF
8 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.76%) VLAN
8 2 (11.76%) WLAN
9 1 (5.88%) IMAP
9 1 (5.88%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) CentOS
2 1 (5.88%) Debian
2 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) Compliance Management
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Network Design
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Business Development
3 1 (5.88%) Cryptocurrency
3 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (5.88%) Fault Management
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Physics
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCIE
3 5 (29.41%) CCNP
4 3 (17.65%) CCNA
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) JNCIE
6 1 (5.88%) CCDE
6 1 (5.88%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (5.88%) CISSP
6 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
6 1 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) LXC
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.76%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
6 1 (5.88%) LogRhythm
6 1 (5.88%) Qualys
6 1 (5.88%) Remedy
6 1 (5.88%) VMware