Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Senior Network Engineer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 164 154
Rank change year-on-year +40 -10 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 33 28 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.42% 0.81% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.84% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 69
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £51,500 £47,875 £42,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,750 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £58,750 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.62% +23.81% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2227 3330 4428
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.10% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1826 2496 3519
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £74,000 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in Reading

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in Reading

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior 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 Reading region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (90.91%) MPLS
3 28 (84.85%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (78.79%) CCNP
4 26 (78.79%) BGP
5 25 (75.76%) Firewall
6 24 (72.73%) OSPF
7 19 (57.58%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (54.55%) CCIE
9 17 (51.52%) F5
10 16 (48.48%) Juniper
11 15 (45.45%) WAN
12 14 (42.42%) Palo Alto
13 12 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
13 12 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (33.33%) IPsec
14 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
14 11 (33.33%) VPN
14 11 (33.33%) CheckPoint
15 9 (27.27%) tcpdump
15 9 (27.27%) DNS
16 8 (24.24%) EIGRP
16 8 (24.24%) Fortinet
16 8 (24.24%) Cisco PIX
16 8 (24.24%) Incident Management
16 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
17 7 (21.21%) Virtual Team
17 7 (21.21%) FortiGate
17 7 (21.21%) BIG-IP
17 7 (21.21%) NetScout

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (6.06%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (90.91%) MPLS
2 26 (78.79%) BGP
3 25 (75.76%) Firewall
4 24 (72.73%) OSPF
5 19 (57.58%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (45.45%) WAN
7 12 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (33.33%) IPsec
8 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 11 (33.33%) VPN
9 9 (27.27%) DNS
9 9 (27.27%) tcpdump
10 8 (24.24%) Cisco PIX
10 8 (24.24%) EIGRP
11 7 (21.21%) BIG-IP
11 7 (21.21%) Wireless
11 7 (21.21%) Wireshark
12 6 (18.18%) IPv4
12 6 (18.18%) Network Security
12 6 (18.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.06%) Advertising
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
2 7 (21.21%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Unix
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) CentOS
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (24.24%) Incident Management
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Network Design
3 5 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Perl
1 4 (12.12%) Python
1 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (84.85%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (78.79%) CCNP
3 18 (54.55%) CCIE
4 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
5 6 (18.18%) JNCIA
5 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 4 (12.12%) CCSP
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.03%) HND
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (51.52%) F5
3 16 (48.48%) Juniper
4 14 (42.42%) Palo Alto
5 11 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 8 (24.24%) Fortinet
7 7 (21.21%) NetScout
7 7 (21.21%) VMware
8 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
9 3 (9.09%) Dell
9 3 (9.09%) HP
10 2 (6.06%) Aruba
10 2 (6.06%) Citrix
10 2 (6.06%) Meraki
10 2 (6.06%) Meru Networks
11 1 (3.03%) Arista
11 1 (3.03%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (3.03%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
11 1 (3.03%) Red Hat