Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 25 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 62 109
Rank change year-on-year +4 +47 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 16 35 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.34% 3.51% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 3.66% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 7
Northampton median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,500 £44,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +26.67% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 649 957 1446
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 95.89% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 494 603 1283
Northampton median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,400 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

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 6 months to 25 November 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 25 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 Northampton region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) HP
4 8 (50.00%) VPN
4 8 (50.00%) Wireless
4 8 (50.00%) MPLS
4 8 (50.00%) OSPF
4 8 (50.00%) BGP
4 8 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (43.75%) CCNP
5 7 (43.75%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) WAN
6 6 (37.50%) Retail
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) Juniper
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (25.00%) Patch Management
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (25.00%) Motorola
8 4 (25.00%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) Clustering
8 4 (25.00%) CCSP
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) BGP
2 8 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 8 (50.00%) MPLS
2 8 (50.00%) OSPF
2 8 (50.00%) VPN
2 8 (50.00%) Wireless
3 7 (43.75%) LAN
3 7 (43.75%) WAN
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (25.00%) DHCP
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 4 (25.00%) VLAN
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (12.50%) NX-OS
8 2 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 6 (37.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Multichannel Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CCNP
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCNA
2 4 (25.00%) CCSP
2 4 (25.00%) CCVP
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) CCSE
3 1 (6.25%) JNCIP
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Motorola
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.25%) Aruba
6 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.25%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Meraki
6 1 (6.25%) Ubiquiti