Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £48,314 in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 6 months to 20 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 41 29
Rank change year-on-year -18 -12 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 8 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.77% 4.04% 4.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 4.30% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 11
Shropshire median annual salary £48,314 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.78% -2.44% +36.67%
10th Percentile £33,168 £22,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £56,375 £44,250 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,628 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.07% - +3.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies in Shropshire with a recognized job title 433 535 378
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 94.02% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 321 398 271
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,063 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.48% +1.50% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,750 £18,500
90th Percentile £64,063 £54,125 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Shropshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Shropshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Shropshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Shropshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Telford -21 8 £48,314 +20.78% 1
Network Engineer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Shropshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Workflow
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Nokia
3 4 (50.00%) McAfee
3 4 (50.00%) Network Design
3 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (50.00%) FortiGate
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (37.50%) Proactive Management
4 3 (37.50%) UAG
4 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) NAS

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 4 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) NAS
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (12.50%) IOS XR
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Proactive Management
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Network Optimisation
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (37.50%) UAG
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 3 (37.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (50.00%) McAfee
2 4 (50.00%) Nokia
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL