Period
to 17 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £46,809 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 110 120
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 28 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.81% 1.12% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.17% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 23
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,809 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.02% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £39,750 £30,000 £29,450
90th Percentile £90,000 £60,000 £47,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +11.11%

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 1,486 1,540 1,711
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 96.13% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,106 1,281 1,387
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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 +17 13 £61,250 +47.59% 2
Gloucester -22 5 £45,891 +14.73%
Tewkesbury - 1 £43,000 -
Network Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 22 (78.57%) Cisco
2 21 (75.00%) LAN
3 20 (71.43%) Firewall
3 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (50.00%) DV Cleared
6 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (39.29%) CCNP
6 11 (39.29%) OSPF
6 11 (39.29%) BGP
7 10 (35.71%) WAN
7 10 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (32.14%) CCNA
9 8 (28.57%) EIGRP
9 8 (28.57%) Cisco Firepower
10 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 6 (21.43%) VPN
11 6 (21.43%) Cisco Prime
11 6 (21.43%) VRRP
11 6 (21.43%) Wireless
11 6 (21.43%) Network Architecture
11 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (21.43%) 802.1X
11 6 (21.43%) Cisco Wireless
11 6 (21.43%) HSRP
11 6 (21.43%) Network Management
11 6 (21.43%) Unified Communications
11 6 (21.43%) F5
11 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
12 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared

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 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) LAN
2 20 (71.43%) Firewall
3 11 (39.29%) BGP
3 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (39.29%) OSPF
4 10 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (35.71%) WAN
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco Firepower
5 8 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (21.43%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (21.43%) HSRP
7 6 (21.43%) Unified Communications
7 6 (21.43%) VPN
7 6 (21.43%) VRRP
7 6 (21.43%) Wireless
8 5 (17.86%) MPLS
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (10.71%) IPsec
9 3 (10.71%) RSVP
General
1 2 (7.14%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Debian
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 6 (21.43%) Network Architecture
1 6 (21.43%) Network Management
1 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
2 5 (17.86%) Network Design
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Presales
4 2 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 11 (39.29%) CCNP
5 9 (32.14%) CCNA
6 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
7 4 (14.29%) CCIE
8 2 (7.14%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (7.14%) Degree
9 1 (3.57%) CCDP
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) F5
3 5 (17.86%) Juniper
4 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.14%) IronPort
4 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
4 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 2 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) VMware