Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £46,696 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 110 116
Rank change year-on-year +19 +6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 28 25 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.86% 1.74% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.77% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 49
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,696 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.87% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +8.00%

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 1,448 1,409 2,204
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.96% 97.85% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,117 1,153 1,840
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,500 £62,500 £61,775
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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
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 14 December 2018. 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
Cheltenham +9 6 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Gloucester -6 5 £45,446 -1.21%
Network Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (82.14%) Firewall
2 19 (67.86%) LAN
2 19 (67.86%) Security Cleared
3 17 (60.71%) Network Design
4 16 (57.14%) DV Cleared
5 14 (50.00%) C
5 14 (50.00%) Cisco
6 11 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (39.29%) Software Delivery
6 11 (39.29%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (39.29%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (39.29%) Systems Engineering
7 7 (25.00%) CCNP
7 7 (25.00%) CCNA
7 7 (25.00%) MPLS
7 7 (25.00%) WAN
7 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (25.00%) Wireless
8 6 (21.43%) Juniper
9 5 (17.86%) VPN
10 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
10 4 (14.29%) OSPF
10 4 (14.29%) BGP
10 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
10 4 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (14.29%) F5
11 3 (10.71%) Cybercrime
11 3 (10.71%) Cisco Firepower
11 3 (10.71%) Windows
11 3 (10.71%) Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (82.14%) Firewall
2 19 (67.86%) LAN
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (25.00%) MPLS
3 7 (25.00%) WAN
3 7 (25.00%) Wireless
4 5 (17.86%) VPN
5 4 (14.29%) BGP
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 4 (14.29%) OSPF
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Firepower
6 3 (10.71%) IPsec
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (7.14%) Network Security
7 2 (7.14%) RSVP
7 2 (7.14%) SDH
7 2 (7.14%) SSH
8 1 (3.57%) VoIP
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Local Government
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.71%) Cybercrime
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Fintech
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Network Design
2 11 (39.29%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (39.29%) Software Delivery
2 11 (39.29%) Systems Engineering
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (7.14%) Network Management
3 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Change Control
4 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Validation
4 1 (3.57%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) C
2 1 (3.57%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) Security Cleared
2 16 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 11 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (25.00%) CCNA
4 7 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Juniper
3 4 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) Huawei
5 1 (3.57%) IronPort
5 1 (3.57%) Meraki
5 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.57%) Radware
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Zscaler