The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Network Engineer
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 41 54
Rank change year-on-year -12 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 9 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.66% 3.00% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 3.09% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 6
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +14.96%  
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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 508 421 482
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 93.90% 97.00% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 397 354 360
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £60,000 £60,000
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Merseyside

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Merseyside

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Liverpool -4 6 £37,500 -13.79% 1
Prescot - 3 £37,500 -
Network Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Merseyside region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) HP
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (46.67%) LAN
4 7 (46.67%) WAN
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (40.00%) CCNP
5 6 (40.00%) CCNA
5 6 (40.00%) Wireless
6 5 (33.33%) VoIP
6 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 4 (26.67%) Meraki
7 4 (26.67%) Network Security
7 4 (26.67%) DMVPN
7 4 (26.67%) Aruba
7 4 (26.67%) WLAN
7 4 (26.67%) DHCP
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) SSL
7 4 (26.67%) PSTN
7 4 (26.67%) IPsec
7 4 (26.67%) ISDN
8 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (20.00%) Service Management
8 3 (20.00%) Network Design
8 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
8 3 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless
9 2 (13.33%) Proactive Monitoring

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) Wireless
4 5 (33.33%) VoIP
5 4 (26.67%) DHCP
5 4 (26.67%) DMVPN
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) IPsec
5 4 (26.67%) ISDN
5 4 (26.67%) Network Security
5 4 (26.67%) PSTN
5 4 (26.67%) SSL
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) WLAN
6 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (6.67%) NX-OS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) FlexPod
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Network Design
1 3 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (13.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) SIEM
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) System Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCNA
2 6 (40.00%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) CCVP
3 1 (6.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) Aruba
3 4 (26.67%) Meraki
4 3 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) Brocade
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
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