The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £52,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Network Engineer
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 186 193
Rank change year-on-year -36 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 564 693 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.55% 1.76% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.83% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 505 607 686
Median salary £52,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.45% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34435 37857 42919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27911 32929 36278
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in London

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in London

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in London

Network Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
City of London -1 113 £55,000 - 10
Croydon +10 12 £23,500 -53.00%
Kingston Upon Thames +23 9 £37,500 -
Uxbridge +12 9 £50,000 -
Westminster - 9 £35,000 -
Feltham +3 5 £42,000 -20.00%
Greenwich - 4 £37,500 -
Orpington +6 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Docklands, London +1 3 £65,000 +30.00%
West End of London -3 3 £55,000 +5.76% 2
Mitcham - 3 £45,000 -
New Malden - 3 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf -16 1 £100,000 +100.00%
Hillingdon - 1 £45,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £30,000 -
Brentford - 1 £52,500 -
Dagenham - 1 - -
West Wickham - 1 £47,500 -
Network Engineer
England

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

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

1 966 (81.52%) Cisco
2 831 (70.13%) Firewall
3 702 (59.24%) Cisco Certification
4 561 (47.34%) CCNP
5 460 (38.82%) Juniper
5 460 (38.82%) BGP
6 412 (34.77%) WAN
7 406 (34.26%) OSPF
8 368 (31.05%) VPN
9 351 (29.62%) LAN
10 348 (29.37%) Cisco ASA
11 337 (28.44%) Palo Alto
12 335 (28.27%) MPLS
13 328 (27.68%) CheckPoint
14 316 (26.67%) Network Security
15 308 (25.99%) Wireless
15 308 (25.99%) F5
16 306 (25.82%) CCNA
17 293 (24.73%) Data Centre
18 281 (23.71%) Finance
19 277 (23.38%) Windows
20 242 (20.42%) TCP/IP
21 239 (20.17%) DNS
22 234 (19.75%) Linux
23 216 (18.23%) Cisco Nexus
24 190 (16.03%) Network Design
25 188 (15.86%) VMware
25 188 (15.86%) VoIP
26 182 (15.36%) CCIE
27 168 (14.18%) Microsoft

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 31 (2.62%) MS Exchange
2 25 (2.11%) IIS
3 24 (2.03%) Apache
4 20 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (1.43%) Skype for Business
5 17 (1.43%) Tomcat
5 17 (1.43%) WebLogic
6 11 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.25%) JBoss
7 3 (0.25%) nginx
8 2 (0.17%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.084%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.084%) Confluence
9 1 (0.084%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (3.12%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.084%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.35%) IaaS
4 15 (1.27%) Office 365
5 14 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.59%) SaaS
6 7 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.34%) PaaS
9 3 (0.25%) Akamai
9 3 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.17%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.084%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 831 (70.13%) Firewall
2 460 (38.82%) BGP
3 412 (34.77%) WAN
4 406 (34.26%) OSPF
5 368 (31.05%) VPN
6 351 (29.62%) LAN
7 348 (29.37%) Cisco ASA
8 335 (28.27%) MPLS
9 316 (26.67%) Network Security
10 308 (25.99%) Wireless
11 242 (20.42%) TCP/IP
12 239 (20.17%) DNS
13 216 (18.23%) Cisco Nexus
14 188 (15.86%) VoIP
15 160 (13.50%) EIGRP
16 139 (11.73%) IPsec
17 137 (11.56%) Internet
18 131 (11.05%) Cisco IOS
19 126 (10.63%) VLAN
20 121 (10.21%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (1.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.59%) Big Data
3 5 (0.42%) MySQL
3 5 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.084%) Informix
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.084%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (1.01%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.084%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.084%) JIRA
4 1 (0.084%) Vagrant
General
1 281 (23.71%) Finance
2 132 (11.14%) Telecoms
3 81 (6.84%) Banking
4 39 (3.29%) Financial Institution
5 16 (1.35%) Retail
6 15 (1.27%) Law
7 14 (1.18%) Games
7 14 (1.18%) Legal
8 11 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.68%) Marketing
10 7 (0.59%) Publishing
11 5 (0.42%) Front Office
11 5 (0.42%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.34%) Advertising
12 4 (0.34%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.25%) Electronics
13 3 (0.25%) French Language
13 3 (0.25%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.17%) German Language
14 2 (0.17%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (4.73%) 802.1X
2 14 (1.18%) LAMP
3 11 (0.93%) JSON
3 11 (0.93%) REST
4 10 (0.84%) CSS
5 7 (0.59%) Regular Expression
5 7 (0.59%) Web Services
6 3 (0.25%) FreeSWITCH
7 2 (0.17%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.17%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.17%) XMPP
8 1 (0.084%) HTML
8 1 (0.084%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.084%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 293 (24.73%) Data Centre
2 63 (5.32%) Computer Science
3 57 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (2.53%) Hedge funds
5 27 (2.28%) Fintech
6 23 (1.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 20 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
8 16 (1.35%) Clustering
9 14 (1.18%) iPad
10 12 (1.01%) Driving Licence
10 12 (1.01%) Public Cloud
11 11 (0.93%) Eurex
11 11 (0.93%) User Experience
11 11 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
12 10 (0.84%) Management Information System
13 8 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
14 6 (0.51%) RSA SecurID
14 6 (0.51%) Spread Betting
15 5 (0.42%) Enterprise Cloud
15 5 (0.42%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 277 (23.38%) Windows
2 234 (19.75%) Linux
3 130 (10.97%) Windows Server
4 73 (6.16%) Unix
5 62 (5.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (2.95%) CentOS
8 19 (1.60%) Windows 7
9 16 (1.35%) Solaris
10 14 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (1.10%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.93%) Debian
13 6 (0.51%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.51%) VMS
14 4 (0.34%) CoreOS
14 4 (0.34%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.25%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.25%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (16.03%) Network Design
2 167 (14.09%) Load Balancing
3 143 (12.07%) Network Monitoring
4 118 (9.96%) ITIL
5 71 (5.99%) Change Management
6 69 (5.82%) High Availability
7 60 (5.06%) Network Management
8 54 (4.56%) Network Architecture
9 48 (4.05%) Presales
10 42 (3.54%) Mentoring
11 40 (3.38%) Project Management
12 38 (3.21%) Kalman Filter
13 36 (3.04%) Network Load Balancing
14 33 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 33 (2.78%) Low Latency
15 31 (2.62%) Information Security
16 30 (2.53%) SIEM
17 28 (2.36%) Incident Management
18 27 (2.28%) Security Management
19 26 (2.19%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (8.52%) Python
2 57 (4.81%) Bash Shell
3 56 (4.73%) Perl
4 39 (3.29%) PowerShell
5 26 (2.19%) SQL
6 11 (0.93%) Shell Script
7 10 (0.84%) PHP
8 8 (0.68%) Ruby
9 5 (0.42%) C
10 4 (0.34%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.25%) Java
12 2 (0.17%) Groovy
12 2 (0.17%) VB
13 1 (0.084%) Jython
Qualifications
1 702 (59.24%) Cisco Certification
2 561 (47.34%) CCNP
3 306 (25.82%) CCNA
4 182 (15.36%) CCIE
5 99 (8.35%) Degree
6 49 (4.14%) CCSA
7 41 (3.46%) JNCIS
8 39 (3.29%) JNCIP
9 38 (3.21%) JNCIA
10 32 (2.70%) CCNP Voice
10 32 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (2.45%) CISSP
12 28 (2.36%) CCSE
13 27 (2.28%) Security Cleared
14 26 (2.19%) CCDP
14 26 (2.19%) MCSE
15 25 (2.11%) CCSP
16 24 (2.03%) CCVP
17 21 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
17 21 (1.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.29%) SLA
2 34 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (2.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 24 (2.03%) PCI DSS
5 17 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 17 (1.43%) QA
6 14 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (0.51%) GDPR
8 2 (0.17%) GCP
8 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 137 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 105 (8.86%) Active Directory
3 57 (4.81%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.28%) KVM
5 26 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (2.03%) ProxySG
7 19 (1.60%) vSphere
7 19 (1.60%) Xen
8 13 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
9 9 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.68%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.68%) XenApp
11 6 (0.51%) Firmware
11 6 (0.51%) Snort
12 4 (0.34%) vCloud
13 3 (0.25%) Docker
13 3 (0.25%) iptables
13 3 (0.25%) OpenSIPS
13 3 (0.25%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 77 (6.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 73 (6.16%) FortiGate
3 31 (2.62%) SolarWinds Orion
4 30 (2.53%) Nagios
5 25 (2.11%) SCCM
6 23 (1.94%) Cacti
7 22 (1.86%) Cisco Prime
8 20 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
8 20 (1.69%) OpenView
9 18 (1.52%) Puppet
10 15 (1.27%) SCOM
11 11 (0.93%) OpenNebula
11 11 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (0.76%) Backup Exec
12 9 (0.76%) Cisco UCCE
13 8 (0.68%) WSUS
14 7 (0.59%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.51%) Cisco CME
16 5 (0.42%) Endace
16 5 (0.42%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 966 (81.52%) Cisco
2 460 (38.82%) Juniper
3 337 (28.44%) Palo Alto
4 328 (27.68%) CheckPoint
5 308 (25.99%) F5
6 188 (15.86%) VMware
7 168 (14.18%) Microsoft
8 129 (10.89%) Citrix
9 124 (10.46%) HP
10 119 (10.04%) Fortinet
11 102 (8.61%) SolarWinds
12 81 (6.84%) SonicWALL
13 74 (6.24%) Riverbed
14 67 (5.65%) Aruba
15 59 (4.98%) Extreme Networks
16 58 (4.89%) WatchGuard
17 48 (4.05%) Avaya
18 42 (3.54%) Blue Coat
19 40 (3.38%) Arista
20 38 (3.21%) Meraki
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + NEG
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Forman IT
Salary: Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
DCV Technologies
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits packages
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intec Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65-75k + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eximius Group Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 5% on call allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
North West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + 5-10% shift allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Corriculo
Salary: up to £50,000 + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
South East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum pension, health insurance, profit an
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago