The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 41 37 56
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 10 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 3.15% 4.26% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 4.45% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 1
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 309 247 305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 97.48% 95.74% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 268 233 284
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.38% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Portsmouth

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (76.92%) CCNA
3 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
4 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
4 9 (69.23%) VPN
5 8 (61.54%) Juniper
5 8 (61.54%) CheckPoint
6 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (46.15%) LAN
7 6 (46.15%) VoIP
8 5 (38.46%) SSL
8 5 (38.46%) Driving Licence
8 5 (38.46%) IPsec
8 5 (38.46%) Network Security
9 4 (30.77%) WAN
9 4 (30.77%) Wireless
10 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
10 3 (23.08%) ITIL
10 3 (23.08%) Network Design
10 3 (23.08%) Marketing
10 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
10 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
10 3 (23.08%) CCNP
11 2 (15.38%) Email Filtering
11 2 (15.38%) Web Filtering
11 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (15.38%) F5

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) VoIP
4 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (38.46%) IPsec
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
5 5 (38.46%) SSL
6 4 (30.77%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 2 (15.38%) Broadband
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (15.38%) ISDN
8 2 (15.38%) MPLS
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Driving Licence
2 2 (15.38%) e-Health
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (15.38%) Email Filtering
2 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Presales
2 2 (15.38%) Web Filtering
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CCNA
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) CCNP
3 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) CCDP
4 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
4 2 (15.38%) JNCIE
4 2 (15.38%) JNCIP
4 2 (15.38%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) CheckPoint
2 8 (61.54%) Juniper
3 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
4 2 (15.38%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
4 2 (15.38%) IronPort
4 2 (15.38%) Meraki
5 1 (7.69%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Nokia
5 1 (7.69%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (7.69%) ProCurve
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) VMware