Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Network Engineer
England > North East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 103 117
Rank change year-on-year -6 +14 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 3 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.22% 1.05% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.11% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 5
North East median annual salary £36,500 £31,376 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.33% -6.34% +34.00%
10th Percentile £24,350 £22,875 £28,750
90th Percentile £50,650 £41,750 £34,250
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% -4.26% +10.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1345 1442 1489
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 94.50% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1235 1287
North East median annual salary £38,959 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +2.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in the North East

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in the North East

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the North East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in the North East

Network Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the North East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Tyne and Wear +6 1 £22,500 -34.88%
Durham -13 1 £52,500 +94.44%
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 North East region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) PBX
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix