The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
South East / Hampshire
Rank 86 83 99
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 84 117 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.81% 3.46% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 3.55% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 55 97 84
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
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 Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2901 3295 3643
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.93% 97.57% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2454 2940 3088
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £57,500 £57,500
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 Hampshire

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

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 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
Basingstoke +12 22 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Portsmouth -4 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Hook - 8 £32,500 -
Fleet - 4 £45,000 -
Farnborough -18 3 - - 2
Havant - 3 £53,250 -
Fareham +5 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hampshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 173 (75.22%) Cisco
2 140 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
3 136 (59.13%) Juniper
4 107 (46.52%) Firewall
5 95 (41.30%) WAN
6 93 (40.43%) LAN
7 92 (40.00%) MPLS
8 87 (37.83%) CCNP
9 82 (35.65%) CCNA
10 76 (33.04%) OSPF
10 76 (33.04%) BGP
11 66 (28.70%) TCP/IP
11 66 (28.70%) DNS
12 64 (27.83%) F5
13 60 (26.09%) Security Cleared
14 54 (23.48%) SC Cleared
15 53 (23.04%) VPN
16 46 (20.00%) VLAN
17 44 (19.13%) Palo Alto
18 43 (18.70%) Windows
19 39 (16.96%) Load Balancing
20 35 (15.22%) Cisco IOS
20 35 (15.22%) Riverbed
21 34 (14.78%) Network Security
21 34 (14.78%) Data Centre
22 32 (13.91%) DV Cleared
23 31 (13.48%) Network Design
23 31 (13.48%) Presales
24 30 (13.04%) Junos
24 30 (13.04%) IPsec

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (1.30%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (3.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.74%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.30%) IaaS
1 3 (1.30%) PaaS
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (46.52%) Firewall
2 95 (41.30%) WAN
3 93 (40.43%) LAN
4 92 (40.00%) MPLS
5 76 (33.04%) BGP
5 76 (33.04%) OSPF
6 66 (28.70%) DNS
6 66 (28.70%) TCP/IP
7 53 (23.04%) VPN
8 46 (20.00%) VLAN
9 35 (15.22%) Cisco IOS
10 34 (14.78%) Network Security
11 30 (13.04%) DHCP
11 30 (13.04%) IPsec
11 30 (13.04%) Junos
12 28 (12.17%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (12.17%) Ethernet
13 24 (10.43%) SSL
13 24 (10.43%) VoIP
14 22 (9.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 29 (12.61%) Telecoms
2 19 (8.26%) Finance
3 7 (3.04%) Marketing
4 6 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.74%) Electronics
6 1 (0.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.09%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.17%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.78%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 12 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.48%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.30%) DataPower
6 3 (1.30%) e-Health
6 3 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.30%) iPad
7 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.43%) iPhone
7 1 (0.43%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 43 (18.70%) Windows
2 28 (12.17%) Linux
3 12 (5.22%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.04%) Unix
5 7 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.61%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.87%) CentOS
10 1 (0.43%) Android
10 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (16.96%) Load Balancing
2 31 (13.48%) Network Design
2 31 (13.48%) Presales
3 29 (12.61%) ITIL
4 23 (10.00%) Network Management
5 20 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
6 18 (7.83%) Information Security
7 17 (7.39%) Change Management
8 16 (6.96%) SIEM
9 13 (5.65%) GAP Analysis
9 13 (5.65%) Information Assurance
9 13 (5.65%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (5.22%) Security Operations
10 12 (5.22%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (5.22%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (4.78%) B2B
11 11 (4.78%) Line Management
11 11 (4.78%) Migration
11 11 (4.78%) Risk Management
12 10 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.04%) SQL
2 4 (1.74%) Perl
3 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.87%) Python
4 1 (0.43%) C
4 1 (0.43%) Java
4 1 (0.43%) Ruby
4 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 140 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (37.83%) CCNP
3 82 (35.65%) CCNA
4 60 (26.09%) Security Cleared
5 54 (23.48%) SC Cleared
6 32 (13.91%) DV Cleared
7 25 (10.87%) JNCIA
8 21 (9.13%) CCIE
9 20 (8.70%) JNCIS
10 14 (6.09%) GCIH
10 14 (6.09%) GIAC
11 9 (3.91%) CCDP
12 8 (3.48%) JNCIE
12 8 (3.48%) JNCIP
13 6 (2.61%) Degree
13 6 (2.61%) MCSE
13 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (2.17%) CCDA
14 5 (2.17%) CCDE
15 3 (1.30%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.52%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.48%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.09%) Active Directory
3 13 (5.65%) Firmware
4 4 (1.74%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.43%) vSphere
6 1 (0.43%) XenApp
6 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (6.52%) Juniper STRM
2 6 (2.61%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.30%) Nessus
5 2 (0.87%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.43%) Puppet
6 1 (0.43%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 173 (75.22%) Cisco
2 136 (59.13%) Juniper
3 64 (27.83%) F5
4 44 (19.13%) Palo Alto
5 35 (15.22%) Riverbed
6 26 (11.30%) CheckPoint
7 22 (9.57%) VMware
8 14 (6.09%) Nokia
9 13 (5.65%) Microsoft
10 11 (4.78%) Extreme Networks
11 9 (3.91%) Fortinet
11 9 (3.91%) Infoblox
12 7 (3.04%) Brocade
13 6 (2.61%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 6 (2.61%) Citrix
13 6 (2.61%) IronPort
14 5 (2.17%) Arista
14 5 (2.17%) HP
15 4 (1.74%) Ruckus Wireless
15 4 (1.74%) SolarWinds
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