Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 6 months to 25 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 60 67
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 4 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.07% 1.12% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.12% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
Ipswich median annual salary £38,500 £30,480 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% -21.34% -13.89%
10th Percentile £28,950 £30,480 £29,000
90th Percentile £40,250 £38,442 £45,750
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £33,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +34.33% +1.52% -17.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies in Ipswich with a recognized job title 366 535 664
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.12% 99.81% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 346 455 581
Ipswich median annual salary £42,000 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.31% -11.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,250 £60,000
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Ipswich

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Ipswich

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Ipswich region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) ADSL
2 2 (50.00%) Broadband
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) BCP

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) ADSL
2 2 (50.00%) Broadband
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) BCP
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco CME
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) VMware