The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 23 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 51 55
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 3.49% 2.68% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 2.74% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 20
Median salary £38,500 £37,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% +48.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 395 547 657
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 98.50% 97.85% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 367 511 614
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.67% +9.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,002
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
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 Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Suffolk

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Suffolk

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Suffolk over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Suffolk

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 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
Ipswich +6 4 £38,500 +10.00%
Newmarket -3 4 £30,000 -21.05%
Bury St Edmunds +2 3 £45,000 +21.62%
Woodbridge - 1 £22,500 -
Network Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Suffolk region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) VoIP
3 9 (60.00%) Network Security
4 8 (53.33%) CCNA
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (53.33%) Juniper
5 7 (46.67%) Linux
5 7 (46.67%) Wireless
6 6 (40.00%) Internet
6 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
7 5 (33.33%) ADSL
7 5 (33.33%) CCNP
7 5 (33.33%) Degree
7 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
8 4 (26.67%) Logistics
8 4 (26.67%) Avaya
8 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
8 4 (26.67%) Web Filtering
8 4 (26.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco CME
9 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (20.00%) Broadband
9 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
1 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 9 (60.00%) Network Security
2 9 (60.00%) VoIP
3 7 (46.67%) Wireless
4 6 (40.00%) Internet
5 5 (33.33%) ADSL
6 3 (20.00%) Broadband
6 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (13.33%) IPsec
7 2 (13.33%) LAN
7 2 (13.33%) SSL
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) WAN
7 2 (13.33%) WLAN
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (26.67%) Logistics
1 4 (26.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
1 4 (26.67%) Web Filtering
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) BCP
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Data Privacy
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Server Building
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CCNA
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CCSA
3 1 (6.67%) CCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco CME
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) Avaya
4 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) VMware