Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £49,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Network Engineer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 55 149
Rank change year-on-year -60 +94 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 157 286 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.63% 4.83% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 4.96% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 140 245 159
Surrey median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £34,925 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - -2.17% +6.98%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 5,778 5,761 7,696
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 97.26% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,760 4,885 6,702
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Surrey

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Surrey

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Surrey

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Camberley -6 41 £50,000 - 1
Reigate -55 23 £49,000 +8.89% 3
Guildford -7 22 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Woking +11 11 £47,500 -5.00%
Redhill +13 5 £65,000 +3.17%
Godalming - 5 £45,000 - 1
Cobham +7 4 - -
Chertsey -7 3 £28,000 -13.85%
Staines -6 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Dorking -11 2 £42,500 +30.77% 1
Leatherhead 0 1 £47,500 +23.38%
Farnham -10 1 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Weybridge - 1 - -
Network Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Surrey region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 121 (77.07%) Cisco
2 89 (56.69%) Cisco Certification
3 82 (52.23%) Firewall
4 75 (47.77%) CCNP
5 59 (37.58%) WAN
6 46 (29.30%) CCNA
7 45 (28.66%) Data Centre
8 44 (28.03%) VPN
9 42 (26.75%) Juniper
10 39 (24.84%) LAN
10 39 (24.84%) Cisco Nexus
11 37 (23.57%) Cisco ASA
12 36 (22.93%) Palo Alto
13 35 (22.29%) Linux
14 34 (21.66%) F5
14 34 (21.66%) SolarWinds
15 31 (19.75%) IPsec
16 30 (19.11%) Wireshark
17 29 (18.47%) Network Security
18 28 (17.83%) Load Balancing
18 28 (17.83%) LTE
18 28 (17.83%) Telecoms
18 28 (17.83%) GSM
18 28 (17.83%) UMTS
19 27 (17.20%) Software Engineering
20 26 (16.56%) Wireless
21 25 (15.92%) Ethernet
21 25 (15.92%) Network Management
22 22 (14.01%) DNS
22 22 (14.01%) VoIP

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Teamcenter
2 2 (1.27%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.91%) Office 365
4 2 (1.27%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 82 (52.23%) Firewall
2 59 (37.58%) WAN
3 44 (28.03%) VPN
4 39 (24.84%) Cisco Nexus
4 39 (24.84%) LAN
5 37 (23.57%) Cisco ASA
6 31 (19.75%) IPsec
7 30 (19.11%) Wireshark
8 29 (18.47%) Network Security
9 28 (17.83%) GSM
9 28 (17.83%) LTE
9 28 (17.83%) UMTS
10 26 (16.56%) Wireless
11 25 (15.92%) Ethernet
12 22 (14.01%) DNS
12 22 (14.01%) VoIP
13 21 (13.38%) IP Telephony
14 20 (12.74%) SSL
15 19 (12.10%) BGP
15 19 (12.10%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (12.74%) Subversion
2 17 (10.83%) GCC
2 17 (10.83%) GDB
2 17 (10.83%) Trac
3 3 (1.91%) JIRA
3 3 (1.91%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (17.83%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.82%) Finance
3 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 17 (10.83%) STL
2 4 (2.55%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.91%) CSS
4 2 (1.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (28.66%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.64%) Clustering
2 12 (7.64%) Driving Licence
3 6 (3.82%) Public Cloud
3 6 (3.82%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.18%) Wiki
5 4 (2.55%) Handset
5 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.55%) PKI
6 2 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.29%) Linux
2 18 (11.46%) Windows
3 16 (10.19%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.91%) SUSE
5 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.27%) Unix
6 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.83%) Load Balancing
2 27 (17.20%) Software Engineering
3 25 (15.92%) Network Management
4 21 (13.38%) Network Monitoring
5 18 (11.46%) Network Virtualisation
6 17 (10.83%) Cross-Platform Development
6 17 (10.83%) ITIL
6 17 (10.83%) Multithreading
6 17 (10.83%) OO
7 12 (7.64%) Change Management
7 12 (7.64%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (6.37%) Capacity Management
8 10 (6.37%) Network Architecture
9 7 (4.46%) Strategic Thinking
10 6 (3.82%) Network Design
10 6 (3.82%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.82%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (3.18%) Change Control
11 5 (3.18%) Scenario Testing
12 4 (2.55%) Adaptive Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.38%) C++
2 14 (8.92%) Bash Shell
2 14 (8.92%) Perl
2 14 (8.92%) Python
3 8 (5.10%) C
4 3 (1.91%) C#
4 3 (1.91%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.91%) SQL
5 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 89 (56.69%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (47.77%) CCNP
3 46 (29.30%) CCNA
4 13 (8.28%) CCIE
5 12 (7.64%) JNCIS
6 9 (5.73%) SC Cleared
6 9 (5.73%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.46%) JNCIA
7 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.18%) JNCIP
10 4 (2.55%) MCP
11 3 (1.91%) CCDA
11 3 (1.91%) CCDP
11 3 (1.91%) Degree
11 3 (1.91%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.91%) JNCIE
11 3 (1.91%) MCSE
12 2 (1.27%) CISSP
12 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.01%) SLA
2 3 (1.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.18%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.55%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.55%) vSphere
5 3 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.27%) Firmware
6 2 (1.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (3.82%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (2.55%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (2.55%) NetVault Backup
3 3 (1.91%) Cacti
3 3 (1.91%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 121 (77.07%) Cisco
2 42 (26.75%) Juniper
3 36 (22.93%) Palo Alto
4 34 (21.66%) F5
4 34 (21.66%) SolarWinds
5 17 (10.83%) VMware
6 15 (9.55%) CheckPoint
7 10 (6.37%) Dell
8 9 (5.73%) Allot
8 9 (5.73%) Blue Coat
8 9 (5.73%) Extreme Networks
8 9 (5.73%) Microsoft
8 9 (5.73%) Mitel
8 9 (5.73%) Trapeze
9 8 (5.10%) Aruba
10 7 (4.46%) 3Com
10 7 (4.46%) HP
11 6 (3.82%) Fortinet
12 4 (2.55%) IronPort
12 4 (2.55%) Veeam