Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £47,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 241 268
Rank change year-on-year -45 +27 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 19 43 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.58% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.60% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 3
Manchester median annual salary £47,000 £38,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.68% -39.20% +51.52%
10th Percentile £38,800 £28,350 £42,250
90th Percentile £55,500 £45,400 £63,750
North West median annual salary £47,250 £42,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year +11.18% -46.88% +100.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7669 7211 7181
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.45% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6368 6193 5978
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in Manchester

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in Manchester

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in Manchester

Senior Network Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 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
Rochdale +16 2 £39,000 +2.63% 1
Salford - 1 £38,000 -
Wigan - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Network Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Manchester region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (73.68%) BGP
4 12 (63.16%) CCNP
5 10 (52.63%) Firewall
5 10 (52.63%) Network Security
5 10 (52.63%) F5
6 9 (47.37%) VPN
6 9 (47.37%) Juniper
6 9 (47.37%) LAN
7 8 (42.11%) WAN
7 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (36.84%) IronPort
8 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
9 6 (31.58%) MPLS
9 6 (31.58%) OSPF
9 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 6 (31.58%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (26.32%) Polycom
10 5 (26.32%) OpenScape
10 5 (26.32%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (26.32%) WLAN
10 5 (26.32%) Siemens
10 5 (26.32%) CCNA
10 5 (26.32%) SSL
10 5 (26.32%) Wireless
10 5 (26.32%) IPsec

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) BGP
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Network Security
3 9 (47.37%) LAN
3 9 (47.37%) VPN
4 8 (42.11%) WAN
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
6 6 (31.58%) MPLS
6 6 (31.58%) OSPF
6 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
7 5 (26.32%) BIG-IP
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (26.32%) IPsec
7 5 (26.32%) OpenScape
7 5 (26.32%) SSL
7 5 (26.32%) Wireless
7 5 (26.32%) WLAN
8 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 6 (31.58%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
2 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (63.16%) CCNP
3 5 (26.32%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) CCIE
5 2 (10.53%) MCSE
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.26%) CCENT
6 1 (5.26%) MCP
6 1 (5.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cacti
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) OpenNMS
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) RANCID
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) F5
3 9 (47.37%) Juniper
4 7 (36.84%) IronPort
5 5 (26.32%) Polycom
5 5 (26.32%) Siemens
6 4 (21.05%) Ericsson
7 3 (15.79%) Brocade
7 3 (15.79%) Foundry
7 3 (15.79%) Redback
8 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
9 1 (5.26%) Capita
9 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
9 1 (5.26%) Huawei
9 1 (5.26%) Openreach
9 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
9 1 (5.26%) VMware