Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £34,712 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset 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.

Network Engineer
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 113 98
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 15 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.11% 0.45% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.47% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 10
Somerset median annual salary £34,712 £39,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.12% - +43.64%
10th Percentile £33,184 £29,375 £22,000
90th Percentile £45,500 £57,500 £44,250
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1306 1290 1222
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 96.99% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1081 1105 1060
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,950 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Somerset

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Somerset

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

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

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Somerset

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Somerset 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
Bath -3 11 £34,712 -4.24%
Street +17 4 £42,500 -22.73%
Network Engineer
South West

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

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

1 14 (93.33%) IPv4
2 13 (86.67%) Linux
3 11 (73.33%) Unix
3 11 (73.33%) IPv6
3 11 (73.33%) Network Design
3 11 (73.33%) Network Planning
3 11 (73.33%) NGN
3 11 (73.33%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (20.00%) Cacti
5 3 (20.00%) Network Security
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) Games
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Nagios
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (20.00%) vCenter Server
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security
6 2 (13.33%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (13.33%) PPP
6 2 (13.33%) CCIE
6 2 (13.33%) CCNP
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (13.33%) BGP
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (13.33%) Validation

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 14 (93.33%) IPv4
2 11 (73.33%) IPv6
2 11 (73.33%) NGN
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) BGP
5 2 (13.33%) PPP
5 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.67%) HSRP
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) SNMP
6 1 (6.67%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 3 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Online Betting
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) VMS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Network Design
1 11 (73.33%) Network Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security
2 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) SIEM
2 2 (13.33%) Validation
3 1 (6.67%) Biometrics
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCIE
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCMSE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) CCSA
2 1 (6.67%) CCSE
2 1 (6.67%) JNCIE
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Cacti
1 3 (20.00%) Nagios
1 3 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto