Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 86 68
Rank change year-on-year +33 -18 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 19 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.46% 0.84% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 0.89% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 1
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -46.43% +27.27%
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -30.56% -1.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 728 1007 649
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.18% 93.50% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 554 700 511
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,125 £57,500 £62,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Liverpool

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Liverpool

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

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

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Liverpool

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

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 Liverpool region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) Network Security
4 10 (52.63%) Firewall
5 9 (47.37%) ITIL
5 9 (47.37%) Windows
5 9 (47.37%) F5
6 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
6 8 (42.11%) VoIP
6 8 (42.11%) CCNP
6 8 (42.11%) CCNA
7 6 (31.58%) BIG-IP
7 6 (31.58%) Network Design
7 6 (31.58%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
8 5 (26.32%) Network Architecture
8 5 (26.32%) VPN
8 5 (26.32%) HP
8 5 (26.32%) Capita
9 4 (21.05%) Games
9 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (21.05%) BGP
9 4 (21.05%) DNS
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (21.05%) DHCP
10 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (15.79%) Network Management

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (57.89%) Network Security
3 10 (52.63%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) VoIP
5 6 (31.58%) BIG-IP
6 5 (26.32%) VPN
7 4 (21.05%) BGP
7 4 (21.05%) DHCP
7 4 (21.05%) DNS
7 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (15.79%) Wireless
9 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
9 2 (10.53%) LAN
9 2 (10.53%) WAN
10 1 (5.26%) ADSL
10 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
10 1 (5.26%) ISDN
10 1 (5.26%) PSTN
10 1 (5.26%) SMS
General
1 4 (21.05%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Network Design
3 5 (26.32%) Network Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.79%) Network Management
4 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) Network Virtualisation
4 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.79%) Statistics
4 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.26%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCNA
2 8 (42.11%) CCNP
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.53%) MCSA
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) VMware NSX
3 2 (10.53%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) F5
4 5 (26.32%) Capita
4 5 (26.32%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
7 1 (5.26%) Aruba
7 1 (5.26%) Riverbed