The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £45,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Network Engineer
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 76 80
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 2 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.30% 1.15% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.18% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 11
Median salary £45,500 £55,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.27% +83.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 662 760 974
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 98.37% 97.19% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 567 645 822
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in South Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in South Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (72.73%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 4 (36.36%) VoIP
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) CCNP
6 3 (27.27%) Juniper
6 3 (27.27%) MPLS
6 3 (27.27%) OSPF
6 3 (27.27%) BGP
7 2 (18.18%) Security Management
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
7 2 (18.18%) Internet
7 2 (18.18%) BT
7 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
7 2 (18.18%) Legal
7 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) SSL
7 2 (18.18%) Unix
8 1 (9.09%) Windows
8 1 (9.09%) SharePoint

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) BGP
3 3 (27.27%) MPLS
3 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) SSL
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) IPv6
5 1 (9.09%) Junos
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) BT
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
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