The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 28 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 79 69
Rank change year-on-year -12 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 9 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.08% 2.44% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 2.52% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 31
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.52% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,000 £50,000
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 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 798 1030 1019
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.03% 96.53% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 651 684 836
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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
Cheltenham +4 6 £32,500 -23.52%
Gloucester -5 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Cirencester - 1 - -
Network Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (85.71%) Cisco
2 20 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (51.43%) Firewall
4 16 (45.71%) CCNA
5 15 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (34.29%) Network Security
7 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
7 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
7 11 (31.43%) Palo Alto
8 10 (28.57%) Juniper
9 9 (25.71%) LAN
9 9 (25.71%) VMware
9 9 (25.71%) Cisco ISE
10 8 (22.86%) F5
10 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
11 7 (20.00%) Presales
11 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 7 (20.00%) WAN
11 7 (20.00%) Windows
11 7 (20.00%) HP
11 7 (20.00%) CCNP
12 6 (17.14%) Wireless
12 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (17.14%) Network Monitoring
13 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (14.29%) ITIL
14 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
14 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
14 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) Firewall
2 15 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (34.29%) Network Security
4 9 (25.71%) Cisco ISE
4 9 (25.71%) LAN
5 7 (20.00%) WAN
6 6 (17.14%) Wireless
7 3 (8.57%) VPN
8 2 (5.71%) BGP
8 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
8 2 (5.71%) OSPF
8 2 (5.71%) SAN
9 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.86%) FWSM
9 1 (2.86%) H.323
9 1 (2.86%) HSRP
9 1 (2.86%) MGCP
9 1 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (5.71%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Cybercrime
4 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Replication
5 1 (2.86%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Solaris
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
2 7 (20.00%) Presales
3 6 (17.14%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.57%) Prototyping
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Communications Security
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.86%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Delphi
1 1 (2.86%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (45.71%) CCNA
3 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
4 7 (20.00%) CCNP
5 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
6 3 (8.57%) Degree
6 3 (8.57%) Postgraduate
6 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) CCIE
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) Cisco
2 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
2 11 (31.43%) Palo Alto
3 10 (28.57%) Juniper
4 9 (25.71%) VMware
5 8 (22.86%) F5
6 7 (20.00%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) BT
7 3 (8.57%) Meraki
7 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.57%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.71%) Aruba
8 2 (5.71%) Citrix
8 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.71%) Intel
8 2 (5.71%) ProCurve
8 2 (5.71%) Sun
8 2 (5.71%) Ubiquiti
9 1 (2.86%) Meru Networks
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