Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Operations Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Network Operations Engineer
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 796 805 878
Rank change year-on-year +9 +73 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Operations Engineer 48 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.064% 0.051% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.054% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 35
London median annual salary £62,500 £50,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.15% -3.33% +32.91%
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £28,050
90th Percentile £73,750 £64,250 £69,750
England median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £45,750
% change year-on-year +6.02% -9.29% +1.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70770 72897 85692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55623 62964 72725
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Network Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Operations Engineer in London

Network Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Network Operations Engineer in London

Network Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Operations Engineer in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Operations Engineer in London

Network Operations 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 Operations Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +27 6 £57,500 -30.30%
West London +20 3 £40,000 +60.00%
South London - 1 £30,000 -
Network Operations Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Network Operations 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 Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 46 (95.83%) Cisco
2 36 (75.00%) Firewall
3 30 (62.50%) Juniper
4 27 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (52.08%) TCP/IP
6 23 (47.92%) Finance
7 22 (45.83%) CCNP
8 20 (41.67%) Linux
9 18 (37.50%) SLA
10 16 (33.33%) WAN
10 16 (33.33%) BGP
10 16 (33.33%) Xen
11 15 (31.25%) KVM
11 15 (31.25%) Ticket Management
11 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (31.25%) Network Design
11 15 (31.25%) OSPF
11 15 (31.25%) VMware
11 15 (31.25%) VoIP
12 14 (29.17%) Palo Alto
13 13 (27.08%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (25.00%) Banking
14 12 (25.00%) EIGRP
14 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
15 11 (22.92%) CCNA
15 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
16 10 (20.83%) ITIL
17 9 (18.75%) CCVP

Network Operations 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 4 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (75.00%) Firewall
2 25 (52.08%) TCP/IP
3 16 (33.33%) BGP
3 16 (33.33%) WAN
4 15 (31.25%) OSPF
4 15 (31.25%) VoIP
5 13 (27.08%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (25.00%) EIGRP
7 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (16.67%) DNS
8 8 (16.67%) Wireless
9 7 (14.58%) Junos
10 6 (12.50%) MPLS
10 6 (12.50%) NX-OS
10 6 (12.50%) WAAS
11 5 (10.42%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (10.42%) DHCP
11 5 (10.42%) RIP
11 5 (10.42%) Software-Defined Networking
11 5 (10.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Big Data
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
1 1 (2.08%) Redis
General
1 23 (47.92%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) 802.1X
1 4 (8.33%) XMPP
2 2 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.08%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.33%) Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Unix
3 3 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) CentOS
5 1 (2.08%) CatOS
5 1 (2.08%) CoreOS
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (31.25%) Network Design
1 15 (31.25%) Ticket Management
2 10 (20.83%) ITIL
3 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.33%) Line Management
4 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.25%) Investment Management
5 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.17%) High Availability
6 2 (4.17%) ITSM
6 2 (4.17%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.17%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.08%) High-Frequency Trading
7 1 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.08%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.08%) C
2 1 (2.08%) Ruby
2 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (45.83%) CCNP
3 11 (22.92%) CCNA
4 9 (18.75%) CCVP
5 7 (14.58%) CCIE
6 6 (12.50%) Degree
7 4 (8.33%) JNCIA
8 2 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) Xen
2 15 (31.25%) KVM
2 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Docker
3 1 (2.08%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (18.75%) Cisco UCCE
1 9 (18.75%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.08%) HP NNM
3 1 (2.08%) Netcool
3 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (95.83%) Cisco
2 30 (62.50%) Juniper
3 15 (31.25%) VMware
4 14 (29.17%) Palo Alto
5 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
6 5 (10.42%) Red Box
7 4 (8.33%) F5
7 4 (8.33%) Riverbed
8 3 (6.25%) Extreme Networks
8 3 (6.25%) Fortinet
8 3 (6.25%) Remedy
8 3 (6.25%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.17%) Arista
9 2 (4.17%) Aruba
9 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.08%) HP
10 1 (2.08%) Radware