Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Network Engineer
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 121 137
Rank change year-on-year +14 +16 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 28 48 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.88% 2.12% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 2.18% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 46 14
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £33,250 £25,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £53,125 £46,500 £47,550
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1458 2205 1974
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.12% 97.27% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 1839 1609
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Gloucestershire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Gloucestershire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Gloucestershire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Gloucester +23 8 £46,000 +8.24%
Cirencester -7 6 £35,750 -
Tewkesbury - 4 £45,000 -
Mitcheldean - 4 £40,000 -
Cheltenham +4 3 £45,000 +8.43%
Stroud - 1 £52,500 -
Network Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (89.29%) Cisco
2 16 (57.14%) Firewall
3 15 (53.57%) Data Centre
4 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 14 (50.00%) LAN
4 14 (50.00%) WAN
4 14 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (46.43%) Windows
5 13 (46.43%) DNS
6 12 (42.86%) CCNP
6 12 (42.86%) CCNA
7 11 (39.29%) VPN
7 11 (39.29%) DHCP
8 10 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (32.14%) VMware
10 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
10 8 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
11 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
11 7 (25.00%) Avaya
11 7 (25.00%) Citrix
11 7 (25.00%) Change Management
11 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
12 6 (21.43%) Network Security
12 6 (21.43%) IPv4
12 6 (21.43%) IPv6
12 6 (21.43%) Presales
12 6 (21.43%) Security Hardening

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) Firewall
2 14 (50.00%) LAN
2 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (50.00%) WAN
3 13 (46.43%) DNS
4 11 (39.29%) DHCP
4 11 (39.29%) VPN
5 10 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
8 6 (21.43%) IPv4
8 6 (21.43%) IPv6
8 6 (21.43%) Network Security
9 5 (17.86%) Cisco ISE
9 5 (17.86%) Wireless
10 4 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (14.29%) HSRP
10 4 (14.29%) OSPF
10 4 (14.29%) tcpdump
General
1 4 (14.29%) Military
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Cybercrime
2 1 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 7 (25.00%) Change Management
3 6 (21.43%) Presales
3 6 (21.43%) Security Hardening
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.86%) IT Strategy
4 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (14.29%) Data Encryption
5 4 (14.29%) Data Security
5 4 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Measurement
5 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
8 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (42.86%) CCNA
2 12 (42.86%) CCNP
3 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
5 4 (14.29%) CCDA
5 4 (14.29%) CCDP
5 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.57%) CCENT
6 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) Avaya
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) Aruba
4 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
4 5 (17.86%) Meraki
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) Sophos
5 4 (14.29%) Dell
5 4 (14.29%) Xerox
6 2 (7.14%) F5
6 2 (7.14%) Juniper
6 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.57%) LogRhythm