Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 21 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 67 165
Rank change year-on-year -61 +98 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 147 274 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.29% 4.02% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 4.14% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 146 242 87
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,300
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6198 6621 6992
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.56% 97.07% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5365 5688 5883
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Hampshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Hampshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Hampshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Basingstoke +2 58 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Southampton -24 29 £35,000 -3.45% 2
Portsmouth -13 12 £35,000 -22.22%
Farnborough -6 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Fareham -2 7 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Ringwood - 5 £24,500 - 1
Fleet +17 1 £50,000 -6.98%
Winchester -11 1 - -
Network Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hampshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 98 (66.67%) Cisco
2 77 (52.38%) Firewall
3 68 (46.26%) Juniper
4 66 (44.90%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (38.10%) LAN
6 54 (36.73%) WAN
7 50 (34.01%) BGP
8 44 (29.93%) Security Cleared
9 43 (29.25%) OSPF
9 43 (29.25%) DNS
10 41 (27.89%) Data Centre
11 40 (27.21%) CCNP
12 39 (26.53%) Windows
13 36 (24.49%) SC Cleared
14 35 (23.81%) Palo Alto
15 33 (22.45%) DHCP
15 33 (22.45%) MPLS
16 32 (21.77%) CCNA
17 31 (21.09%) Linux
18 29 (19.73%) VMware
19 26 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (16.33%) Load Balancing
21 21 (14.29%) Python
21 21 (14.29%) SLA
22 20 (13.61%) Bash Shell
23 19 (12.93%) Extreme Networks
23 19 (12.93%) Network Design
24 18 (12.24%) Wireless
25 17 (11.56%) Network Security
26 16 (10.88%) PowerShell

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (0.68%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 77 (52.38%) Firewall
2 56 (38.10%) LAN
3 54 (36.73%) WAN
4 50 (34.01%) BGP
5 43 (29.25%) DNS
5 43 (29.25%) OSPF
6 33 (22.45%) DHCP
6 33 (22.45%) MPLS
7 18 (12.24%) Wireless
8 17 (11.56%) Network Security
9 16 (10.88%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (10.88%) TCP/IP
9 16 (10.88%) VoIP
10 15 (10.20%) Cisco IOS
10 15 (10.20%) Internet
10 15 (10.20%) IPsec
10 15 (10.20%) VPN
11 14 (9.52%) VPLS
12 13 (8.84%) SNMP
13 12 (8.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.40%) Finance
3 3 (2.04%) Military
4 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Games
4 1 (0.68%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 41 (27.89%) Data Centre
2 26 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.16%) Clustering
4 5 (3.40%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.72%) CMDB
6 2 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.53%) Windows
2 31 (21.09%) Linux
3 15 (10.20%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.48%) CentOS
5 10 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.40%) Unix
7 5 (3.40%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.33%) Load Balancing
2 19 (12.93%) Network Design
3 15 (10.20%) ITIL
4 13 (8.84%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (8.84%) Proactive Management
5 12 (8.16%) High Availability
5 12 (8.16%) Task Automation
6 7 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (4.76%) Presales
7 5 (3.40%) Change Management
7 5 (3.40%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.40%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.40%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (2.72%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (2.72%) Change Control
8 4 (2.72%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (2.72%) Migration
8 4 (2.72%) Network Management
8 4 (2.72%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (2.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.29%) Python
2 20 (13.61%) Bash Shell
3 16 (10.88%) Perl
3 16 (10.88%) PowerShell
4 13 (8.84%) SQL
5 3 (2.04%) C
5 3 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 66 (44.90%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (29.93%) Security Cleared
3 40 (27.21%) CCNP
4 36 (24.49%) SC Cleared
5 32 (21.77%) CCNA
6 11 (7.48%) DV Cleared
6 11 (7.48%) JNCIP
7 7 (4.76%) Degree
8 4 (2.72%) CCIE
8 4 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.04%) CCDA
10 2 (1.36%) CCIE Service Provider
10 2 (1.36%) CWNA
10 2 (1.36%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.36%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.68%) CCDP
11 1 (0.68%) HNC
11 1 (0.68%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.68%) MCSE
11 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.29%) SLA
2 13 (8.84%) PCI DSS
3 12 (8.16%) HIPAA
3 12 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.84%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.40%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.36%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (8.16%) Terraform
2 10 (6.80%) FortiGate
3 9 (6.12%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (6.12%) Nagios
4 5 (3.40%) Ansible
5 4 (2.72%) vCenter Server
6 3 (2.04%) Puppet
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 98 (66.67%) Cisco
2 68 (46.26%) Juniper
3 35 (23.81%) Palo Alto
4 29 (19.73%) VMware
5 19 (12.93%) Extreme Networks
6 15 (10.20%) F5
7 14 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 14 (9.52%) SolarWinds
8 12 (8.16%) CheckPoint
8 12 (8.16%) HP
9 10 (6.80%) Infoblox
10 7 (4.76%) Microsoft
11 6 (4.08%) Citrix
12 5 (3.40%) Dell
13 4 (2.72%) Arista
13 4 (2.72%) Brocade
13 4 (2.72%) Dell Compellent
13 4 (2.72%) Meraki
14 3 (2.04%) Remedy
15 2 (1.36%) Foundry