Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 23 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 63 91
Rank change year-on-year -14 +28 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 3 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.37% 2.35% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 2.42% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 12
Sheffield median annual salary £30,000 £36,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.81% -23.16% -5.00%
South Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -42.31% +15.56% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 790 991 1267
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.41% 97.06% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 679 828 1123
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,925 £23,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Sheffield

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Sheffield

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Sheffield

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (66.67%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Proactive Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft