Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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.

Senior Network Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 384 406 444
Rank change year-on-year +22 +38 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 163 184 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.53% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.54% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 154 160 202
South East median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% +3.45% +12.78%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £71,250 £66,125
England median annual salary £58,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.48% -4.55% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29763 33916 41254
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24844 28453 34418
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in the South East

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in the South East

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in the South East

Senior Network 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 Senior Network Engineer within the South East 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
Thames Valley +75 91 £60,000 - 1
Berkshire +41 48 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Surrey -27 41 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 38 £77,500 -
Hampshire +6 18 £55,000 -
Kent +23 9 £47,500 -5.47%
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £60,000 +4.35%
West Sussex -10 4 £72,500 +45.00%
Senior Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Senior 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 South East region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 128 (78.53%) Cisco
2 110 (67.48%) Firewall
3 108 (66.26%) Cisco Certification
4 94 (57.67%) CCNP
5 80 (49.08%) WAN
6 74 (45.40%) Juniper
7 71 (43.56%) BGP
8 67 (41.10%) MPLS
9 64 (39.26%) Cisco ASA
10 56 (34.36%) Cisco Nexus
11 55 (33.74%) VPN
12 54 (33.13%) Data Centre
13 51 (31.29%) Palo Alto
14 49 (30.06%) CCIE
15 47 (28.83%) OSPF
16 46 (28.22%) F5
17 45 (27.61%) Network Security
18 41 (25.15%) Ethernet
19 40 (24.54%) LAN
19 40 (24.54%) DNS
20 37 (22.70%) IPsec
20 37 (22.70%) SolarWinds
21 36 (22.09%) Network Monitoring
21 36 (22.09%) TCP/IP
22 34 (20.86%) ITIL
23 33 (20.25%) CheckPoint
24 32 (19.63%) SSL
24 32 (19.63%) Microsoft Azure
24 32 (19.63%) Amazon AWS
25 31 (19.02%) Wireless

Senior Network 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 32 (19.63%) Amazon AWS
1 32 (19.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.68%) IaaS
3 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 110 (67.48%) Firewall
2 80 (49.08%) WAN
3 71 (43.56%) BGP
4 67 (41.10%) MPLS
5 64 (39.26%) Cisco ASA
6 56 (34.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 55 (33.74%) VPN
8 47 (28.83%) OSPF
9 45 (27.61%) Network Security
10 41 (25.15%) Ethernet
11 40 (24.54%) DNS
11 40 (24.54%) LAN
12 37 (22.70%) IPsec
13 36 (22.09%) TCP/IP
14 32 (19.63%) SSL
15 31 (19.02%) Wireless
16 25 (15.34%) Intrusion Detection
17 20 (12.27%) Internet
18 18 (11.04%) SAN
19 16 (9.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (6.13%) Finance
2 8 (4.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.07%) Advertising
4 2 (1.23%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.66%) Web Services
2 5 (3.07%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.61%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 54 (33.13%) Data Centre
2 29 (17.79%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.98%) Clustering
4 12 (7.36%) Management Information System
4 12 (7.36%) PKI
5 8 (4.91%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (4.29%) Virtual Team
7 6 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.68%) Driving Licence
8 5 (3.07%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.61%) iPad
10 1 (0.61%) iPhone
10 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.27%) Linux
2 19 (11.66%) Unix
3 9 (5.52%) Windows
4 7 (4.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.84%) Android
5 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.23%) CentOS
7 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.61%) SUSE
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.09%) Network Monitoring
2 34 (20.86%) ITIL
3 29 (17.79%) Load Balancing
4 27 (16.56%) Network Design
5 26 (15.95%) Kalman Filter
5 26 (15.95%) Web Filtering
6 23 (14.11%) Mentoring
7 18 (11.04%) Security Operations
8 13 (7.98%) Change Management
8 13 (7.98%) Incident Management
8 13 (7.98%) Network Virtualisation
8 13 (7.98%) Operations Management
9 12 (7.36%) Information Management
10 10 (6.13%) Adaptive Security
10 10 (6.13%) Change Control
10 10 (6.13%) Presales
11 9 (5.52%) Network Management
11 9 (5.52%) Problem Management
12 8 (4.91%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (4.91%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.88%) Perl
1 21 (12.88%) Python
2 13 (7.98%) C
3 12 (7.36%) C++
3 12 (7.36%) Java
3 12 (7.36%) Ruby
4 5 (3.07%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.07%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 108 (66.26%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (57.67%) CCNP
3 49 (30.06%) CCIE
4 26 (15.95%) Degree
5 15 (9.20%) CCNA
6 11 (6.75%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (6.13%) Security Cleared
8 9 (5.52%) JNCIA
8 9 (5.52%) SC Cleared
9 7 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (3.68%) JNCIS
11 5 (3.07%) CCDP
11 5 (3.07%) CCSP
11 5 (3.07%) JNCIE
12 1 (0.61%) CCDA
12 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.61%) HND
12 1 (0.61%) HP ASE
12 1 (0.61%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.59%) SLA
2 6 (3.68%) PMO
3 3 (1.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.07%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.23%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.61%) NFS
5 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (8.59%) FortiGate
2 12 (7.36%) SolarWinds Orion
3 11 (6.75%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (3.68%) Nagios
4 6 (3.68%) SCOM
5 3 (1.84%) SCCM
6 2 (1.23%) Cacti
6 2 (1.23%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 128 (78.53%) Cisco
2 74 (45.40%) Juniper
3 51 (31.29%) Palo Alto
4 46 (28.22%) F5
5 37 (22.70%) SolarWinds
6 33 (20.25%) CheckPoint
7 24 (14.72%) Microsoft
8 18 (11.04%) VMware
9 11 (6.75%) Fortinet
10 10 (6.13%) Barracuda Networks
11 7 (4.29%) Forcepoint
11 7 (4.29%) NetScout
12 5 (3.07%) Aruba
12 5 (3.07%) Blue Coat
12 5 (3.07%) Citrix
12 5 (3.07%) Dell
12 5 (3.07%) Extreme Networks
13 3 (1.84%) HP
13 3 (1.84%) IronPort
13 3 (1.84%) Red Hat