The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London 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
England / London
Rank 181 181 140
Rank change year-on-year 0 -41  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 620 772 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.84% 1.85% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.93% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 552 653 809
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,500 £70,000
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 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 32198 40075 40268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.13% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27217 34571 33828
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 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 24 March 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 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
City of London -18 89 £47,500 -9.52% 21
Croydon +12 13 £37,500 -11.76%
Canary Wharf -25 8 £70,000 +12.00%
Feltham +5 3 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Mayfair - 3 £50,000 -
West End of London +11 2 £49,750 -4.78% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +8 2 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Westminster -8 2 £41,000 -
Southwark - 2 £50,000 -
Orpington +4 1 £42,500 - 1
Hounslow -10 1 £37,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £46,000 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £102,500 -
Ealing - 1 £34,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £42,500 -
Bromley - 1 £43,000 -
Dagenham - 1 £41,500 - 1
Enfield - 1 £47,500 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 1067 (79.99%) Cisco
2 943 (70.69%) Firewall
3 772 (57.87%) Cisco Certification
4 667 (50.00%) CCNP
5 524 (39.28%) Juniper
6 510 (38.23%) BGP
7 451 (33.81%) OSPF
8 441 (33.06%) Network Security
9 436 (32.68%) VPN
10 409 (30.66%) WAN
11 391 (29.31%) Palo Alto
12 377 (28.26%) MPLS
13 369 (27.66%) Cisco ASA
14 367 (27.51%) CheckPoint
15 365 (27.36%) LAN
16 358 (26.84%) Wireless
17 352 (26.39%) Data Centre
18 309 (23.16%) F5
19 305 (22.86%) CCNA
20 295 (22.11%) Finance
21 239 (17.92%) DNS
22 218 (16.34%) Windows
23 208 (15.59%) Network Design
24 207 (15.52%) TCP/IP
25 202 (15.14%) Cisco Nexus
26 169 (12.67%) Linux
27 168 (12.59%) CCIE
28 167 (12.52%) VMware
29 162 (12.14%) Degree
30 159 (11.92%) EIGRP

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 35 (2.62%) MS Exchange
2 24 (1.80%) IIS
3 16 (1.20%) Apache
3 16 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (1.05%) Tomcat
4 14 (1.05%) WebLogic
5 10 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (0.60%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.22%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.15%) Confluence
9 1 (0.075%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.075%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.075%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.075%) lighttpd
9 1 (0.075%) Moodle
9 1 (0.075%) SAS
Applications
1 40 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.10%) MS Office
3 21 (1.57%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.075%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.42%) SaaS
4 18 (1.35%) Office 365
5 15 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (1.05%) IaaS
7 4 (0.30%) PaaS
7 4 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.15%) Akamai
8 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.15%) Bluemix
8 2 (0.15%) G Suite
8 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.075%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.075%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 943 (70.69%) Firewall
2 510 (38.23%) BGP
3 451 (33.81%) OSPF
4 441 (33.06%) Network Security
5 436 (32.68%) VPN
6 409 (30.66%) WAN
7 377 (28.26%) MPLS
8 369 (27.66%) Cisco ASA
9 365 (27.36%) LAN
10 358 (26.84%) Wireless
11 239 (17.92%) DNS
12 207 (15.52%) TCP/IP
13 202 (15.14%) Cisco Nexus
14 159 (11.92%) EIGRP
15 151 (11.32%) VoIP
16 143 (10.72%) Cisco IOS
17 124 (9.30%) Internet
18 115 (8.62%) IPsec
19 111 (8.32%) VLAN
20 103 (7.72%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (1.87%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.05%) GIS
3 5 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (0.30%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.075%) MySQL
6 1 (0.075%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.075%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.30%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.15%) JIRA
5 1 (0.075%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.075%) Vagrant
General
1 295 (22.11%) Finance
2 141 (10.57%) Telecoms
3 85 (6.37%) Banking
4 50 (3.75%) Financial Institution
5 34 (2.55%) Legal
6 26 (1.95%) Investment Banking
7 18 (1.35%) Law
7 18 (1.35%) Retail
8 13 (0.97%) Games
8 13 (0.97%) Publishing
9 10 (0.75%) Marketing
10 7 (0.52%) Billing
10 7 (0.52%) French Language
10 7 (0.52%) Front Office
10 7 (0.52%) Online Betting
11 6 (0.45%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.45%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.30%) Advertising
12 4 (0.30%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.15%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (4.20%) 802.1X
2 8 (0.60%) LAMP
3 6 (0.45%) Flash
3 6 (0.45%) Web Services
4 4 (0.30%) CSS
5 3 (0.22%) HTML
5 3 (0.22%) JSON
5 3 (0.22%) REST
6 2 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.15%) XMPP
7 1 (0.075%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.075%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.075%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 352 (26.39%) Data Centre
2 73 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (5.25%) Computer Science
4 34 (2.55%) Hedge funds
5 25 (1.87%) BYOD
6 22 (1.65%) RSA SecurID
6 22 (1.65%) Security Operations Centre
7 21 (1.57%) Virtual Team
8 18 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 17 (1.27%) Fintech
10 11 (0.82%) Clustering
10 11 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (0.75%) Driving Licence
11 10 (0.75%) Management Information System
11 10 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (0.60%) IVR
13 7 (0.52%) Enterprise Cloud
13 7 (0.52%) Eurex
13 7 (0.52%) PKI
14 6 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 218 (16.34%) Windows
2 169 (12.67%) Linux
3 119 (8.92%) Windows Server
4 93 (6.97%) Unix
5 48 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (1.20%) CentOS
8 15 (1.12%) Ubuntu
9 14 (1.05%) Solaris
9 14 (1.05%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.60%) Windows 10
10 8 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.52%) Debian
11 7 (0.52%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.37%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.30%) VMS
13 4 (0.30%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.15%) CatOS
15 1 (0.075%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (15.59%) Network Design
2 135 (10.12%) Load Balancing
3 113 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
4 110 (8.25%) ITIL
5 94 (7.05%) Network Management
6 92 (6.90%) Change Management
7 84 (6.30%) Network Architecture
8 59 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
9 58 (4.35%) Business Continuity
10 56 (4.20%) Kalman Filter
11 53 (3.97%) Presales
12 51 (3.82%) Information Security
13 45 (3.37%) Project Management
14 43 (3.22%) Service Management
15 42 (3.15%) Mentoring
16 41 (3.07%) High Availability
16 41 (3.07%) SIEM
17 35 (2.62%) Change Control
18 34 (2.55%) Network Load Balancing
19 30 (2.25%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 63 (4.72%) Python
2 39 (2.92%) SQL
3 32 (2.40%) Perl
4 29 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 27 (2.02%) PowerShell
6 13 (0.97%) Shell Script
7 7 (0.52%) C
8 5 (0.37%) C++
8 5 (0.37%) PHP
9 4 (0.30%) Tcl
10 3 (0.22%) Ruby
11 1 (0.075%) Jython
11 1 (0.075%) Scala
Qualifications
1 772 (57.87%) Cisco Certification
2 667 (50.00%) CCNP
3 305 (22.86%) CCNA
4 168 (12.59%) CCIE
5 162 (12.14%) Degree
6 71 (5.32%) JNCIA
7 62 (4.65%) JNCIP
8 45 (3.37%) JNCIS
9 42 (3.15%) CCSA
10 35 (2.62%) Security Cleared
11 31 (2.32%) CCSP
11 31 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (2.25%) SC Cleared
13 27 (2.02%) MCSE
14 25 (1.87%) CCDP
15 24 (1.80%) CISSP
16 23 (1.72%) CCNP Voice
17 19 (1.42%) CCSE
18 16 (1.20%) CCIP
19 13 (0.97%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.75%) SLA
2 22 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 21 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (1.12%) QA
6 14 (1.05%) ISO27002
7 4 (0.30%) PMO
8 1 (0.075%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.075%) GDPR
8 1 (0.075%) ISO27005
System Software
1 119 (8.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 54 (4.05%) Hyper-V
4 28 (2.10%) ProxySG
5 17 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (1.27%) vSphere
6 14 (1.05%) VMware ESX
7 11 (0.82%) Firmware
8 10 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (0.60%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.52%) KVM
10 7 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.37%) XenApp
12 4 (0.30%) NFS
13 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.15%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.15%) vCloud
14 2 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.075%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 82 (6.15%) Cisco CUCM
1 82 (6.15%) FortiGate
2 31 (2.32%) Cisco Prime
3 29 (2.17%) Nagios
4 23 (1.72%) Cacti
5 14 (1.05%) OpenView
6 13 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
7 12 (0.90%) Cisco UCCX
7 12 (0.90%) HAProxy
8 11 (0.82%) Cisco CME
8 11 (0.82%) Puppet
9 9 (0.67%) SCCM
10 8 (0.60%) Ansible
10 8 (0.60%) QRadar
11 7 (0.52%) WSUS
12 5 (0.37%) Cisco IPCC
12 5 (0.37%) Endace
12 5 (0.37%) HP NNM
12 5 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1067 (79.99%) Cisco
2 524 (39.28%) Juniper
3 391 (29.31%) Palo Alto
4 367 (27.51%) CheckPoint
5 309 (23.16%) F5
6 167 (12.52%) VMware
7 139 (10.42%) Fortinet
8 131 (9.82%) Microsoft
9 111 (8.32%) HP
10 108 (8.10%) SolarWinds
11 102 (7.65%) Citrix
12 96 (7.20%) Riverbed
13 82 (6.15%) Aruba
14 81 (6.07%) SonicWALL
15 72 (5.40%) Extreme Networks
16 66 (4.95%) Arista
17 65 (4.87%) Avaya
18 60 (4.50%) Meraki
19 47 (3.52%) WatchGuard
20 38 (2.85%) Blue Coat
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 23 hours ago
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Octopus Investments
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Car, quarterly bonus, training
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: £37,256 - 40,483 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intec Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £56000 per annum + Medical and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Vodafone
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus package
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 11 days ago