Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Network Engineer
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 74 74
Rank change year-on-year -15 0 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 54 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.12% 3.49% 3.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 3.56% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 46 39
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +34.62%
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,575 £36,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1131 1515 1632
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.50% 97.99% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1036 1433 1292
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £61,750
Hampshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -2.44% +2.50%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Southampton

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Southampton

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Southampton over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Southampton region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNP
3 7 (53.85%) CCNA
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) Juniper
6 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
7 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) Ticket Management
7 3 (23.08%) CCDA
7 3 (23.08%) SSH
7 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
7 3 (23.08%) Change Management
7 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
7 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 3 (23.08%) Internet
7 3 (23.08%) Telnet
7 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
8 2 (15.38%) NetScreen
8 2 (15.38%) MPLS
8 2 (15.38%) OSPF

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (46.15%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (23.08%) Internet
3 3 (23.08%) SSH
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) Telnet
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) MPLS
4 2 (15.38%) NetScreen
4 2 (15.38%) OSPF
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.69%) DMZ
5 1 (7.69%) DSL
5 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Change Management
1 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
1 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
1 3 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
1 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) Ticket Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.69%) Data Encryption
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Security Management
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCNP
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) CCDA
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
4 2 (15.38%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) Brocade
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Foundry
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago