Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £39,500 in advertised job vacancies in Rochdale during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Network Engineer
Manchester > Rochdale
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 17 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 10 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 11.24% 16.77% -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.36% 16.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 0
Rochdale median annual salary £39,500 £36,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.22% - -
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00% +23.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Rochdale. 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
Rochdale
Permanent vacancies in Rochdale with a recognized job title 88 154 120
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.88% 99.35% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 83 152 105
Rochdale median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £23,400 £20,050 £25,750
90th Percentile £54,500 £57,500 £66,200
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Rochdale

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Rochdale

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Rochdale over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Rochdale

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Rochdale region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Broadband
1 10 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) Nagios
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) CCNP
3 6 (60.00%) SNMP
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (60.00%) TACACS
3 6 (60.00%) Change Management
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (60.00%) JNCIP
3 6 (60.00%) Huawei
3 6 (60.00%) SCCM
3 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (60.00%) Cacti
3 6 (60.00%) OpenNMS
3 6 (60.00%) Puppet
3 6 (60.00%) Network Management
3 6 (60.00%) MRTG

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale 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 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) Broadband
1 10 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) MRTG
3 6 (60.00%) SNMP
3 6 (60.00%) TACACS
3 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (40.00%) ICMP
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (60.00%) Network Management
2 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCNP
2 6 (60.00%) JNCIP
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Cacti
1 6 (60.00%) Nagios
1 6 (60.00%) OpenNMS
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
1 6 (60.00%) RANCID
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
2 6 (60.00%) Huawei
3 4 (40.00%) Brocade
3 4 (40.00%) Foundry
3 4 (40.00%) Redback