The median annual salary for a Network Operations Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Operations Engineer
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 375 392 429
Rank change year-on-year +17 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Operations Engineer 21 56 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 49 21
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.64% +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14466 18825 20301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.68% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12097 16070 16349
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Network Operations Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Operations Engineer in the South East

Network Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Network Operations Engineer in the South East

Network Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Operations Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Operations Engineer in the South East

Network Operations Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Operations Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Surrey +31 19 £45,000 +20.00%
Berkshire +30 2 - - 1
Network Operations Engineer
England

Network Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Network Operations 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 South East region featuring Network Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (97.73%) Cisco Certification
1 43 (97.73%) Cisco
2 41 (93.18%) Firewall
3 30 (68.18%) CCNA
4 27 (61.36%) CCNP
5 25 (56.82%) Cisco IOS
5 25 (56.82%) Data Centre
6 24 (54.55%) CCIP
6 24 (54.55%) CCSP
7 21 (47.73%) Wireless
7 21 (47.73%) WAN
7 21 (47.73%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
9 18 (40.91%) Network Security
9 18 (40.91%) Network Monitoring
10 15 (34.09%) MPLS
10 15 (34.09%) OSPF
10 15 (34.09%) BGP
11 14 (31.82%) Linux
11 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (31.82%) VMware
11 14 (31.82%) Network Management
11 14 (31.82%) F5
12 13 (29.55%) High Availability
12 13 (29.55%) Spanning Tree
12 13 (29.55%) VLAN
12 13 (29.55%) VoIP
12 13 (29.55%) CheckPoint
13 12 (27.27%) CCDA
13 12 (27.27%) CCIE

Network Operations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (93.18%) Firewall
2 25 (56.82%) Cisco IOS
3 21 (47.73%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (47.73%) WAN
3 21 (47.73%) Wireless
4 18 (40.91%) Network Security
5 15 (34.09%) BGP
5 15 (34.09%) MPLS
5 15 (34.09%) OSPF
6 13 (29.55%) Spanning Tree
6 13 (29.55%) VLAN
6 13 (29.55%) VoIP
7 12 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (18.18%) Ethernet
8 8 (18.18%) VPN
8 8 (18.18%) Wireshark
9 6 (13.64%) ADSL
9 6 (13.64%) Frame Relay
10 2 (4.55%) IPsec
10 2 (4.55%) PPP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (56.82%) Data Centre
2 12 (27.27%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Network Monitoring
2 14 (31.82%) Network Management
3 13 (29.55%) High Availability
4 12 (27.27%) Network Architecture
4 12 (27.27%) Network Design
4 12 (27.27%) Network Planning
4 12 (27.27%) Presales
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
6 2 (4.55%) ITSM
7 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 43 (97.73%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (68.18%) CCNA
3 27 (61.36%) CCNP
4 24 (54.55%) CCIP
4 24 (54.55%) CCSP
5 12 (27.27%) CCDA
5 12 (27.27%) CCIE
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 43 (97.73%) Cisco
2 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.82%) F5
3 14 (31.82%) VMware
4 13 (29.55%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.55%) Juniper