The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank - 66 78
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield - 1.27% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.32% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Median salary - £55,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +74.60%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 452 608 749
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.20% 96.66% 98.81%
Number of salaries quoted 369 515 637
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (75.00%) CCNA
4 5 (62.50%) LAN
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
5 4 (50.00%) VoIP
6 3 (37.50%) CCNP
6 3 (37.50%) Firewall
7 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (25.00%) SSL
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (12.50%) Line Management
8 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
8 1 (12.50%) Service Design
8 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
8 1 (12.50%) VPN
8 1 (12.50%) DNS
8 1 (12.50%) ITIL
8 1 (12.50%) Linux
8 1 (12.50%) IPv6
8 1 (12.50%) CCIE
8 1 (12.50%) HP
8 1 (12.50%) Avaya
8 1 (12.50%) Juniper
8 1 (12.50%) MPLS
8 1 (12.50%) OSPF
8 1 (12.50%) BGP

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) IPv6
5 1 (12.50%) Junos
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper