The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Network Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 95 98 138
Rank change year-on-year +3 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 12 47 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.97% 2.41% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 2.57% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 46 14
Median salary £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1205 1829 2302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.26% 93.84% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1479 1574
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in Reading

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 16 (84.21%) CCNP
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (73.68%) VPN
3 14 (73.68%) Network Design
4 13 (68.42%) CCIE
5 12 (63.16%) OSPF
6 11 (57.89%) BGP
7 10 (52.63%) MPLS
7 10 (52.63%) RIP
8 9 (47.37%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (47.37%) Palo Alto
9 8 (42.11%) FortiGate
9 8 (42.11%) Cisco PIX
9 8 (42.11%) Firewall
10 6 (31.58%) Finance
10 6 (31.58%) WAN
10 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
11 5 (26.32%) Unix
11 5 (26.32%) Windows
11 5 (26.32%) CCSP
11 5 (26.32%) CCNA
11 5 (26.32%) Wireless
12 4 (21.05%) Network Planning
12 4 (21.05%) CCSA
12 4 (21.05%) CCIP
12 4 (21.05%) Juniper
12 4 (21.05%) SAN
12 4 (21.05%) ITIL

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) VPN
2 12 (63.16%) OSPF
3 11 (57.89%) BGP
4 10 (52.63%) MPLS
4 10 (52.63%) RIP
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (42.11%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (42.11%) Firewall
7 6 (31.58%) WAN
8 5 (26.32%) Wireless
9 4 (21.05%) LAN
9 4 (21.05%) SAN
10 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
10 3 (15.79%) VRRP
11 2 (10.53%) HSRP
11 2 (10.53%) IPsec
12 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (5.26%) Multicast
12 1 (5.26%) Skype
12 1 (5.26%) xDSL
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Network Design
2 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Network Planning
4 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (5.26%) Network Management
6 1 (5.26%) Presales
6 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) Python
1 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) CCNP
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (68.42%) CCIE
3 5 (26.32%) CCNA
3 5 (26.32%) CCSP
4 4 (21.05%) CCIP
4 4 (21.05%) CCSA
5 1 (5.26%) HP MASE
5 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Palo Alto
3 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) Aruba
5 1 (5.26%) Brocade
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp