Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 21 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 198 236
Rank change year-on-year -9 +38 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 27 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.48% 0.33% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.34% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 4
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £34,169 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.28% -29.18% +20.63%
10th Percentile £41,750 £31,183 £39,325
90th Percentile £62,875 £64,500 £51,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.20% -6.82% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5451 4962 6098
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.92% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3491 3083 3922
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in Scotland

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in Scotland

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in Scotland

Senior Network Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -18 14 £60,000 +75.60%
Glasgow -8 6 £57,500 +23.66%
Aberdeen - 3 £43,500 -
Dundee - 3 £43,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Senior Network Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 17 (62.96%) BGP
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
4 15 (55.56%) Fortinet
5 14 (51.85%) Firewall
5 14 (51.85%) OSPF
5 14 (51.85%) CCNP
6 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
7 12 (44.44%) Network Design
8 11 (40.74%) F5
9 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
10 8 (29.63%) WAN
10 8 (29.63%) LAN
11 7 (25.93%) VPN
11 7 (25.93%) Juniper
11 7 (25.93%) CCIE
11 7 (25.93%) Blue Coat
12 6 (22.22%) Network Security
12 6 (22.22%) Linux
13 5 (18.52%) MPLS
13 5 (18.52%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (18.52%) JNCIP
13 5 (18.52%) Network Management
13 5 (18.52%) NX-OS
14 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
14 4 (14.81%) SLA
14 4 (14.81%) Dell

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (7.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) BGP
2 14 (51.85%) Firewall
2 14 (51.85%) OSPF
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (29.63%) LAN
4 8 (29.63%) WAN
5 7 (25.93%) VPN
6 6 (22.22%) Network Security
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (18.52%) MPLS
7 5 (18.52%) NX-OS
8 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
8 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (14.81%) Internet
9 3 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (11.11%) VoIP
10 2 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
10 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (7.41%) xDSL
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) CentOS
3 1 (3.70%) Debian
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Network Design
2 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 5 (18.52%) Network Management
4 3 (11.11%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (51.85%) CCNP
3 7 (25.93%) CCIE
4 5 (18.52%) JNCIP
5 3 (11.11%) CCIP
5 3 (11.11%) JNCIE
6 2 (7.41%) CCNA
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Iperf
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
3 15 (55.56%) Fortinet
4 11 (40.74%) F5
5 7 (25.93%) Blue Coat
5 7 (25.93%) Juniper
6 4 (14.81%) Dell
7 3 (11.11%) VMware
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.70%) McAfee