The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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

Network Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 42 50
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 7 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.79% 3.44% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 3.46% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 1
Median salary £21,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.66% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 243 347 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 96.81% 99.43% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 178 279 246
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,725 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Peterborough

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Peterborough

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Peterborough over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Peterborough

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Peterborough region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Avaya
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) Nortel
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) CCTV
5 2 (22.22%) Military
5 2 (22.22%) Ruckus Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
6 1 (11.11%) xDSL
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) ATM
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Frame Relay
6 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (11.11%) 802.11
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) 802.11
3 1 (11.11%) ATM
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) Frame Relay
3 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) xDSL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Change Control
1 1 (11.11%) Change Management
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Avaya
3 4 (44.44%) Nortel
4 2 (22.22%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL