The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 155 164
Rank change year-on-year +19 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 13 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.49% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.52% -7.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,522 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.92% +2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2490 2737 2998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.03% 96.58% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1572 1896
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +2 9 £58,750 +40.64% 1
Glasgow +14 2 £45,000 -3.22%
Aberdeen - 1 £47,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Senior Network Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (56.25%) CheckPoint
2 9 (56.25%) Fortinet
3 8 (50.00%) F5
4 7 (43.75%) OSPF
4 7 (43.75%) BGP
4 7 (43.75%) Network Design
4 7 (43.75%) Firewall
5 6 (37.50%) CCNP
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
7 4 (25.00%) Network Security
7 4 (25.00%) Network Management
7 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 4 (25.00%) Juniper
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) LAN
8 3 (18.75%) WAN
8 3 (18.75%) CCIE
8 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
8 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (12.50%) Change Control
9 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
9 2 (12.50%) Retail
9 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
9 2 (12.50%) SonicWALL

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) BGP
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
1 7 (43.75%) OSPF
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
4 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (12.50%) SMS
5 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 2 (12.50%) Wireless
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.25%) HSRP
6 1 (6.25%) IPv6
6 1 (6.25%) VLAN
6 1 (6.25%) VRRP
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) Debian
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Network Design
2 4 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Compliance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) CCIE
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) CheckPoint
2 9 (56.25%) Fortinet
3 8 (50.00%) F5
4 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
5 4 (25.00%) Juniper
6 2 (12.50%) SonicWALL
7 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
Edinburgh
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, overtime
Posted: 25 days ago