Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior Network Engineer
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 520 575
Rank change year-on-year -62 +55 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 267 342 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.46% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.48% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 230 317 353
London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £46,700 £41,400 £45,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £57,750 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.55% +10.00%

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 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £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%

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in London

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in London

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in London

Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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 -24 48 £63,750 +6.25% 1
West London -29 14 £75,000 +50.00%
South London -18 7 £52,500 -
East London 0 4 £46,000 -16.36% 2
North London -9 1 £62,500 +42.05%
Senior Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 241 (90.26%) Cisco
2 193 (72.28%) Firewall
3 191 (71.54%) Cisco Certification
4 164 (61.42%) CCNP
4 164 (61.42%) BGP
5 146 (54.68%) OSPF
6 137 (51.31%) MPLS
7 113 (42.32%) CCIE
8 107 (40.07%) VPN
9 106 (39.70%) Juniper
10 103 (38.58%) WAN
11 92 (34.46%) LAN
12 86 (32.21%) Cisco Nexus
13 80 (29.96%) Palo Alto
14 78 (29.21%) IPsec
15 72 (26.97%) Wireless
16 70 (26.22%) Network Design
17 68 (25.47%) DNS
17 68 (25.47%) TCP/IP
18 67 (25.09%) Data Centre
19 64 (23.97%) Linux
20 59 (22.10%) Network Security
21 56 (20.97%) Cisco ASA
21 56 (20.97%) Finance
21 56 (20.97%) CheckPoint
22 54 (20.22%) Load Balancing
22 54 (20.22%) F5
23 53 (19.85%) VLAN
24 52 (19.48%) EIGRP
24 52 (19.48%) VoIP

Senior 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 9 (3.37%) CMS
1 9 (3.37%) SAS
2 6 (2.25%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.75%) Apache
4 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.75%) JBoss
4 2 (0.75%) nginx
5 1 (0.37%) IIS
5 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (8.24%) MS Visio
2 15 (5.62%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 39 (14.61%) Amazon AWS
1 39 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 10 (3.75%) SaaS
4 9 (3.37%) Office 365
5 4 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.75%) IaaS
7 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 193 (72.28%) Firewall
2 164 (61.42%) BGP
3 146 (54.68%) OSPF
4 137 (51.31%) MPLS
5 107 (40.07%) VPN
6 103 (38.58%) WAN
7 92 (34.46%) LAN
8 86 (32.21%) Cisco Nexus
9 78 (29.21%) IPsec
10 72 (26.97%) Wireless
11 68 (25.47%) DNS
11 68 (25.47%) TCP/IP
12 59 (22.10%) Network Security
13 56 (20.97%) Cisco ASA
14 53 (19.85%) VLAN
15 52 (19.48%) EIGRP
15 52 (19.48%) VoIP
16 50 (18.73%) DHCP
17 39 (14.61%) Multicast
18 38 (14.23%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 7 (2.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 56 (20.97%) Finance
2 41 (15.36%) Telecoms
3 26 (9.74%) Banking
4 9 (3.37%) Financial Institution
4 9 (3.37%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.87%) Electronics
5 5 (1.87%) Law
5 5 (1.87%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.87%) Marketing
6 3 (1.12%) French Language
7 2 (0.75%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.74%) 802.1X
2 13 (4.87%) XMPP
3 4 (1.50%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.37%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 67 (25.09%) Data Centre
2 28 (10.49%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 14 (5.24%) Clustering
5 8 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.25%) Equities
7 6 (2.25%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.87%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.50%) Eurex
9 4 (1.50%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.12%) DataPower
10 3 (1.12%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.12%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.12%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 2 (0.75%) Fintech
11 2 (0.75%) PKI
11 2 (0.75%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 64 (23.97%) Linux
2 44 (16.48%) Windows
3 14 (5.24%) Solaris
4 9 (3.37%) Mac OS X
4 9 (3.37%) Unix
5 8 (3.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.12%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.75%) CentOS
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (26.22%) Network Design
2 54 (20.22%) Load Balancing
3 36 (13.48%) High Availability
3 36 (13.48%) ITIL
3 36 (13.48%) Network Management
4 30 (11.24%) Network Monitoring
5 28 (10.49%) Change Management
6 23 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (7.49%) Mentoring
8 18 (6.74%) Customer Requirements
8 18 (6.74%) DDoS Mitigation
8 18 (6.74%) Problem Management
9 14 (5.24%) Ticket Management
10 13 (4.87%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (4.12%) Incident Management
11 11 (4.12%) Line Management
11 11 (4.12%) Statistics
12 10 (3.75%) Analytics
12 10 (3.75%) Performance Analysis
12 10 (3.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (9.36%) Python
2 13 (4.87%) Bash Shell
2 13 (4.87%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.37%) Ruby
4 5 (1.87%) Perl
5 3 (1.12%) Tcl
6 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.37%) C-shell
7 1 (0.37%) Java
7 1 (0.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 191 (71.54%) Cisco Certification
2 164 (61.42%) CCNP
3 113 (42.32%) CCIE
4 41 (15.36%) Degree
5 33 (12.36%) CCNA
6 17 (6.37%) JNCIP
7 15 (5.62%) CISSP
8 13 (4.87%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (4.12%) CCDP
9 11 (4.12%) JNCIE
10 9 (3.37%) CCSP
10 9 (3.37%) CCVP
11 7 (2.62%) CCSA
12 6 (2.25%) CCDA
12 6 (2.25%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 6 (2.25%) CCSE
12 6 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.50%) CCIE Service Provider
14 3 (1.12%) CCA
14 3 (1.12%) CCIE Data Center
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.86%) SLA
2 3 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.37%) KVM
3 14 (5.24%) Xen
4 12 (4.49%) Hyper-V
5 10 (3.75%) Active Directory
6 9 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.50%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (11.99%) SolarWinds Orion
2 20 (7.49%) Cacti
2 20 (7.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 16 (5.99%) Cisco Prime
4 15 (5.62%) Nagios
4 15 (5.62%) OpenView
5 14 (5.24%) QRadar
6 11 (4.12%) Ansible
7 9 (3.37%) Cisco UCCE
7 9 (3.37%) Cisco UCCX
8 7 (2.62%) FortiGate
9 4 (1.50%) Puppet
10 2 (0.75%) Graphite
10 2 (0.75%) Graylog
10 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.37%) RANCID
11 1 (0.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 241 (90.26%) Cisco
2 106 (39.70%) Juniper
3 80 (29.96%) Palo Alto
4 56 (20.97%) CheckPoint
5 54 (20.22%) F5
6 46 (17.23%) Citrix
7 40 (14.98%) SolarWinds
8 38 (14.23%) Microsoft
9 30 (11.24%) Fortinet
9 30 (11.24%) VMware
10 29 (10.86%) Riverbed
11 28 (10.49%) HP
12 16 (5.99%) Aruba
13 15 (5.62%) Avaya
14 13 (4.87%) Meraki
15 12 (4.49%) Tufin
16 10 (3.75%) Brocade
17 9 (3.37%) AlgoSec
18 8 (3.00%) Huawei
19 6 (2.25%) Infoblox