The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 47 86
Rank change year-on-year -29 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.82% 3.88% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 3.99% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 6
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +75.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.58%  

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 711 627 942
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 97.66% 97.36% 98.95%
Number of salaries quoted 591 543 814
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in South Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Doncaster -3 4 £50,000 -
Sheffield -16 2 £51,250 +19.18%
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) CCNA
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) BGP
5 2 (25.00%) Security Management
5 2 (25.00%) BT
5 2 (25.00%) Legal
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) ZABBIX
5 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) F5

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNA
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (25.00%) BT
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (25.00%) Meraki
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft