Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 22 July 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 > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 318 293 348
Rank change year-on-year -25 +55 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 43 43 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.33% 0.37% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.38% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 22
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,250 £41,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £53,750 £63,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,075 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.71% +8.15% +3.09%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 12755 11280 12765
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.64% 97.51% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10457 9497 10282
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in the North West

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in the North West

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in the North West over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in the North West

Senior Network Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Manchester -35 25 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Cheshire -20 15 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Lancashire -4 1 £57,500 +51.32%
Senior Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 North West region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (93.02%) Cisco
2 33 (76.74%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (69.77%) CCNP
4 25 (58.14%) WAN
5 22 (51.16%) Juniper
6 21 (48.84%) F5
7 19 (44.19%) BGP
7 19 (44.19%) Firewall
8 17 (39.53%) LAN
9 16 (37.21%) CCIE
9 16 (37.21%) OSPF
9 16 (37.21%) Load Balancing
9 16 (37.21%) Riverbed
10 15 (34.88%) MPLS
10 15 (34.88%) Windows
11 14 (32.56%) VPN
12 13 (30.23%) Ethernet
12 13 (30.23%) CCNA
12 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
13 12 (27.91%) ITIL
13 12 (27.91%) Wireless
13 12 (27.91%) Windows Server
14 11 (25.58%) IPsec
14 11 (25.58%) Service Management
14 11 (25.58%) EIGRP
14 11 (25.58%) SSL
14 11 (25.58%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (25.58%) Network Security
15 10 (23.26%) Wireshark

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

Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) WAN
2 19 (44.19%) BGP
2 19 (44.19%) Firewall
3 17 (39.53%) LAN
4 16 (37.21%) OSPF
5 15 (34.88%) MPLS
6 14 (32.56%) VPN
7 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (30.23%) Ethernet
8 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
8 12 (27.91%) Wireless
9 11 (25.58%) EIGRP
9 11 (25.58%) IPsec
9 11 (25.58%) Network Security
9 11 (25.58%) SSL
10 10 (23.26%) Wireshark
11 9 (20.93%) xDSL
12 8 (18.60%) Cisco PIX
12 8 (18.60%) NetScaler
12 8 (18.60%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.95%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.98%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.30%) Unix
4 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Load Balancing
2 12 (27.91%) ITIL
3 11 (25.58%) Service Management
4 9 (20.93%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (18.60%) Network Management
6 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.95%) Change Control
7 6 (13.95%) Network Design
8 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (11.63%) Statistics
9 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
9 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.98%) ITIL V3
9 3 (6.98%) ITSM
9 3 (6.98%) Migration
9 3 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.65%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Perl
1 2 (4.65%) Python
1 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (76.74%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (69.77%) CCNP
3 16 (37.21%) CCIE
4 13 (30.23%) CCNA
5 8 (18.60%) MCP
5 8 (18.60%) MCSA
5 8 (18.60%) MCSE
5 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.98%) Degree
6 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) CCDP
7 1 (2.33%) CCENT
7 1 (2.33%) CCSP
7 1 (2.33%) HP ASE
7 1 (2.33%) HP MASE
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) PMO
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 40 (93.02%) Cisco
2 22 (51.16%) Juniper
3 21 (48.84%) F5
4 16 (37.21%) Riverbed
5 7 (16.28%) Palo Alto
6 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (11.63%) VMware
7 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
7 4 (9.30%) Fortinet
8 3 (6.98%) Brocade
8 3 (6.98%) Ericsson
8 3 (6.98%) Foundry
8 3 (6.98%) Redback
9 2 (4.65%) Aruba
9 2 (4.65%) Avaya
9 2 (4.65%) IronPort
9 2 (4.65%) Polycom
9 2 (4.65%) Siemens
10 1 (2.33%) AirMagnet
10 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard
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