The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £50,750 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Network Engineer
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 55 69
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.55% 1.11% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.15% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Median salary £50,750 £37,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.43% +4.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,550 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £37,950 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 374 522 649
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 96.39% 96.49% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 307 382 566
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,648 £50,000
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 Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Northampton

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Northampton

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Northampton over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Northampton region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCNP
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (57.14%) Wireshark
4 8 (57.14%) WAN
4 8 (57.14%) LAN
5 6 (42.86%) Migration
5 6 (42.86%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) CCNA
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (42.86%) SAN
5 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (42.86%) NX-OS
5 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 6 (42.86%) IT Strategy
6 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
6 5 (35.71%) VoIP
6 5 (35.71%) VLAN
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) Juniper
8 3 (21.43%) Wireless
8 3 (21.43%) Aruba
8 3 (21.43%) Network Security
8 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
9 2 (14.29%) Network Management
9 2 (14.29%) F5
9 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (57.14%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 8 (57.14%) Wireshark
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) NX-OS
3 6 (42.86%) SAN
4 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
4 5 (35.71%) VLAN
4 5 (35.71%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) PBX
6 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (14.29%) WLAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 6 (42.86%) IT Strategy
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Network Management
5 1 (7.14%) Multichannel Retail
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCNP
3 6 (42.86%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) CCSE
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 3 (21.43%) Aruba
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Google
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Meraki
4 2 (14.29%) Ubiquiti