The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 26 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 79 95
Rank change year-on-year -11 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.38% 2.06% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 2.09% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 3
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £21,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.58%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 910 955 1009
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.60% 98.25% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 725 730 830
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Gloucestershire

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

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tewkesbury - 4 £45,000 -
Mitcheldean - 3 £40,000 -
Stroud - 2 £37,500 -
Gloucester -1 1 £50,000 +132.55%
Cirencester - 1 £40,000 -
Network Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (77.27%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (50.00%) CCNA
4 10 (45.45%) Firewall
5 9 (40.91%) CCNP
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 7 (31.82%) Wireless
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
8 6 (27.27%) OSPF
8 6 (27.27%) BGP
8 6 (27.27%) Juniper
8 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco ISE
9 5 (22.73%) Network Security
9 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
9 5 (22.73%) VMware
9 5 (22.73%) Linux
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
10 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
10 4 (18.18%) VPN
10 4 (18.18%) SLA
10 4 (18.18%) CCDA
10 4 (18.18%) CCDP
10 4 (18.18%) C
10 4 (18.18%) LAN
10 4 (18.18%) DHCP
10 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
10 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (31.82%) Wireless
4 6 (27.27%) BGP
4 6 (27.27%) OSPF
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (22.73%) DNS
5 5 (22.73%) Network Security
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (18.18%) DHCP
6 4 (18.18%) LAN
6 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 4 (18.18%) VPN
7 3 (13.64%) FTP
7 3 (13.64%) HTTP
7 3 (13.64%) HTTPS
7 3 (13.64%) Telnet
7 3 (13.64%) VLAN
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
General
1 3 (13.64%) Military
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Cybercrime
3 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
1 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.64%) Data Encryption
2 3 (13.64%) Data Security
2 3 (13.64%) Network Architecture
2 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
2 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
3 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (9.09%) Presales
3 2 (9.09%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Security Operations
4 1 (4.55%) SIEM
4 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C
2 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (50.00%) CCNA
3 9 (40.91%) CCNP
4 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) CCDA
5 4 (18.18%) CCDP
5 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (13.64%) Degree
6 3 (13.64%) Postgraduate
7 2 (9.09%) JNCIA
8 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) Juniper
3 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) BT
4 3 (13.64%) Dell
4 3 (13.64%) F5
4 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
4 3 (13.64%) Xerox
5 2 (9.09%) Avaya
5 2 (9.09%) BroadSoft
5 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 2 (9.09%) Meraki
5 2 (9.09%) Mitel
5 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
5 2 (9.09%) Ubiquiti
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft