The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 84 84
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 5 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.52% 1.99% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 2.05% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 16
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +21.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,400 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 923 1268 1125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.85% 96.94% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 514 808 738
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -4.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 (83.33%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) Firewall
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (33.33%) LAN
4 6 (33.33%) WAN
4 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 6 (33.33%) Network Design
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (27.78%) Juniper
5 5 (27.78%) CCNP
5 5 (27.78%) CCNA
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) F5
6 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 4 (22.22%) Network Security
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 3 (16.67%) JNCIE
7 3 (16.67%) Wireless
7 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 3 (16.67%) CCIE
8 2 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (11.11%) VPN
8 2 (11.11%) WLAN
8 2 (11.11%) HNC
8 2 (11.11%) HND
8 2 (11.11%) Information Security
8 2 (11.11%) IPsec
8 2 (11.11%) OSPF

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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (33.33%) LAN
2 6 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) Network Security
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) IPsec
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) WLAN
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.56%) NX-OS
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (11.11%) Compliance Management
2 2 (11.11%) Information Security
2 2 (11.11%) Network Management
2 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) Business Development
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Cryptocurrency
3 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.56%) Fault Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Physics
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCNA
2 5 (27.78%) CCNP
3 3 (16.67%) CCIE
3 3 (16.67%) JNCIE
4 2 (11.11%) HNC
4 2 (11.11%) HND
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (27.78%) Juniper
4 4 (22.22%) F5
5 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.56%) jetNEXUS
7 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire