Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 18 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 79 120
Rank change year-on-year +9 +41 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 25 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.31% 2.42% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 2.51% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 8
Northamptonshire median annual salary £47,500 £41,250 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% +13.79% -3.33%
10th Percentile £21,500 £30,475 £32,350
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,500 £43,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 1037 1393 1863
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.20% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 813 945 1636
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Northamptonshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Northamptonshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Northamptonshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Northampton +11 16 £47,500 +18.75%
Daventry - 4 £23,750 -
Brackley - 1 £57,500 -
Network Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (64.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) HP
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (40.00%) CCNP
5 9 (36.00%) LAN
5 9 (36.00%) WAN
6 8 (32.00%) VPN
6 8 (32.00%) MPLS
6 8 (32.00%) OSPF
6 8 (32.00%) BGP
6 8 (32.00%) EIGRP
6 8 (32.00%) Wireless
7 7 (28.00%) DNS
7 7 (28.00%) DHCP
8 6 (24.00%) Windows
8 6 (24.00%) CCNA
8 6 (24.00%) Juniper
8 6 (24.00%) VMware
8 6 (24.00%) Retail
8 6 (24.00%) VLAN
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
9 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) LAN
2 9 (36.00%) WAN
3 8 (32.00%) BGP
3 8 (32.00%) EIGRP
3 8 (32.00%) MPLS
3 8 (32.00%) OSPF
3 8 (32.00%) VPN
3 8 (32.00%) Wireless
4 7 (28.00%) DHCP
4 7 (28.00%) DNS
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (24.00%) VLAN
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (16.00%) PSTN
7 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
8 3 (12.00%) SAN
8 3 (12.00%) VoIP
General
1 6 (24.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (8.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (8.00%) ITSM
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Multichannel Retail
4 2 (8.00%) Network Management
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CCNP
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CCNA
3 4 (16.00%) CCSP
3 4 (16.00%) CCVP
4 2 (8.00%) CCIE
4 2 (8.00%) CCSE
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (8.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) Juniper
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) Motorola
6 2 (8.00%) Aruba
6 2 (8.00%) Brocade
6 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (8.00%) F5
6 2 (8.00%) Meraki
6 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.00%) Ubiquiti