Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £39,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 18 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 West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 318 306 329
Rank change year-on-year -12 +23 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 30 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 30
South West median annual salary £39,250 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.80% +25.71% -26.32%
10th Percentile £35,750 £31,375 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £47,500 £54,000
England median annual salary £57,750 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -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 West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10013 10607 11545
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.56% 96.99% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8306 8964 9778
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in the South West

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in the South West

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Engineer in the South West

Senior Network Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Gloucestershire +17 6 £44,500 +1.14%
Wiltshire +5 6 £39,500 +21.54%
Bristol -27 6 £46,000 +2.22% 1
Cornwall - 6 £37,000 -
Dorset - 6 £36,500 - 1
Senior Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 West region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (80.00%) Cisco
2 21 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (63.33%) Firewall
4 18 (60.00%) LAN
4 18 (60.00%) WAN
5 15 (50.00%) VPN
5 15 (50.00%) Windows
5 15 (50.00%) CCNP
5 15 (50.00%) CCNA
6 14 (46.67%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 10 (33.33%) Juniper
8 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 10 (33.33%) DNS
8 10 (33.33%) Network Security
9 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (30.00%) MPLS
10 8 (26.67%) BGP
10 8 (26.67%) DHCP
10 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
11 7 (23.33%) VLAN
11 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
11 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (23.33%) ITIL
12 6 (20.00%) VoIP
12 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (20.00%) Meraki
12 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
12 6 (20.00%) NETGEAR
13 5 (16.67%) Data Centre

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) Firewall
2 18 (60.00%) LAN
2 18 (60.00%) WAN
3 15 (50.00%) VPN
4 14 (46.67%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (33.33%) DNS
5 10 (33.33%) Network Security
5 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 9 (30.00%) MPLS
7 8 (26.67%) BGP
7 8 (26.67%) DHCP
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (23.33%) VLAN
9 6 (20.00%) VoIP
10 5 (16.67%) EIGRP
10 5 (16.67%) IPsec
10 5 (16.67%) L2TP
10 5 (16.67%) OSPF
10 5 (16.67%) PPP
11 4 (13.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (6.67%) Advertising
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) FMCG
2 4 (13.33%) Life Science
3 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (10.00%) Network Design
4 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Security Patching
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.67%) Network Management
5 2 (6.67%) Network Performance Management
5 2 (6.67%) Network Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.67%) Use Case
5 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (50.00%) CCNA
2 15 (50.00%) CCNP
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.67%) CCVP
6 2 (6.67%) Degree
6 2 (6.67%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco LMS
1 3 (10.00%) Nagios
1 3 (10.00%) Opsview
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Cisco
2 10 (33.33%) Juniper
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) Meraki
4 6 (20.00%) NETGEAR
5 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 4 (13.33%) VMware
6 3 (10.00%) HP
6 3 (10.00%) SonicWALL
7 2 (6.67%) Aruba
7 2 (6.67%) Avaya
7 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.67%) Citrix
7 2 (6.67%) Dell
7 2 (6.67%) F5
7 2 (6.67%) IBM
7 2 (6.67%) IronPort
7 2 (6.67%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.67%) Siemens