The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 26 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 5 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.40% - 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% - 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 11
Median salary £35,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.58%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 352 234 287
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 98.32% 95.12% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 326 220 248
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Portsmouth

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Portsmouth region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
3 11 (73.33%) CCNA
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (73.33%) Juniper
4 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (53.33%) LAN
6 7 (46.67%) VPN
7 6 (40.00%) VoIP
7 6 (40.00%) WAN
7 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
7 6 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (33.33%) Driving Licence
8 5 (33.33%) IPsec
8 5 (33.33%) SSL
9 3 (20.00%) Network Design
9 3 (20.00%) Network Security
9 3 (20.00%) ITIL
10 2 (13.33%) Broadband
10 2 (13.33%) ISDN
10 2 (13.33%) OSPF
10 2 (13.33%) BGP
10 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
10 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
10 2 (13.33%) JNCIS

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

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 7 (46.67%) VPN
4 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (40.00%) VoIP
4 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (33.33%) IPsec
5 5 (33.33%) SSL
6 3 (20.00%) Network Security
7 2 (13.33%) BGP
7 2 (13.33%) Broadband
7 2 (13.33%) ISDN
7 2 (13.33%) OSPF
7 2 (13.33%) Wireless
8 1 (6.67%) MPLS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (13.33%) e-Health
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) CCNA
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
5 2 (13.33%) JNCIE
5 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
5 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
6 1 (6.67%) CCNP
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) Juniper
3 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (6.67%) ProCurve
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) VMware