Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 120 61
Rank change year-on-year -15 -59 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 99 155 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.04% 2.47% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 2.55% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 87 142 248
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,887 £33,350 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,350 £72,000 £60,375
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 4,661 6,083 6,242
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 96.83% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3,932 4,987 5,305
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -7 19 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Redhill +13 16 £59,000 -15.71%
Farnham +9 11 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Epsom +15 7 £38,750 -3.13% 2
Chertsey +8 7 £50,000 +72.41%
Godalming 0 7 £62,500 +47.06% 2
Staines +16 3 £55,000 - 1
Dorking +9 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Reigate -10 3 £42,500 -13.27%
Leatherhead - 3 £35,000 -
Woking +16 2 £43,750 -18.22% 3
Guildford -10 2 £29,125 -31.47% 3
Cranleigh - 2 £15,000 - 1
Network Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 67 (67.68%) Cisco
2 54 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (48.48%) Firewall
4 42 (42.42%) LAN
5 39 (39.39%) WAN
6 37 (37.37%) CCNA
7 33 (33.33%) VPN
8 31 (31.31%) CCNP
8 31 (31.31%) Juniper
8 31 (31.31%) Data Centre
9 27 (27.27%) Wireless
10 26 (26.26%) Network Security
11 23 (23.23%) VoIP
12 19 (19.19%) Network Design
12 19 (19.19%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (17.17%) MPLS
13 17 (17.17%) Video Conferencing
13 17 (17.17%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (16.16%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (14.14%) BGP
15 14 (14.14%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (13.13%) Linux
17 12 (12.12%) ITIL
17 12 (12.12%) SLA
17 12 (12.12%) Load Balancing
18 11 (11.11%) Security Cleared
18 11 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
18 11 (11.11%) High Availability
18 11 (11.11%) Python
18 11 (11.11%) OSPF

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 3 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.02%) IIS
2 2 (2.02%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.17%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (16.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.04%) Office 365
3 4 (4.04%) PaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (48.48%) Firewall
2 42 (42.42%) LAN
3 39 (39.39%) WAN
4 33 (33.33%) VPN
5 27 (27.27%) Wireless
6 26 (26.26%) Network Security
7 23 (23.23%) VoIP
8 17 (17.17%) MPLS
9 14 (14.14%) BGP
9 14 (14.14%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (11.11%) OSPF
11 8 (8.08%) DNS
12 7 (7.07%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (7.07%) IPsec
12 7 (7.07%) Unified Communications
13 6 (6.06%) DHCP
14 5 (5.05%) Internet
14 5 (5.05%) Wireless Security
15 4 (4.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (6.06%) Marketing
2 3 (3.03%) Legal
2 3 (3.03%) Local Government
2 3 (3.03%) Retail
2 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.02%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) .NET
1 1 (1.01%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.31%) Data Centre
2 17 (17.17%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (8.08%) e-Learning
3 8 (8.08%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (7.07%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.06%) NHS
6 5 (5.05%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (4.04%) Public Cloud
8 3 (3.03%) Clustering
8 3 (3.03%) Driving Licence
8 3 (3.03%) User Experience
8 3 (3.03%) Wiki
9 2 (2.02%) Cloud Native
10 1 (1.01%) CESG
10 1 (1.01%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.13%) Linux
2 9 (9.09%) Unix
3 8 (8.08%) Windows
3 8 (8.08%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.04%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.01%) SUSE
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.19%) Network Design
1 19 (19.19%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (12.12%) ITIL
2 12 (12.12%) Load Balancing
3 11 (11.11%) High Availability
4 10 (10.10%) Change Management
4 10 (10.10%) Information Security
5 9 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 9 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (8.08%) Collaborative Working
6 8 (8.08%) Network Management
7 7 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.07%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (7.07%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (7.07%) Incident Management
7 7 (7.07%) SIEM
8 6 (6.06%) Data Analysis
8 6 (6.06%) Mathematics
8 6 (6.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.11%) Python
2 5 (5.05%) Perl
2 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.04%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.04%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (37.37%) CCNA
3 31 (31.31%) CCNP
4 11 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 10 (10.10%) JNCIA
5 10 (10.10%) SC Cleared
6 9 (9.09%) CCIE
7 6 (6.06%) CISSP
8 4 (4.04%) NVQ Level 3
9 3 (3.03%) CISM
9 3 (3.03%) Degree
9 3 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.03%) JNCIP
9 3 (3.03%) VCP6
9 3 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.02%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.02%) NCIE
11 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.01%) HP ASE
11 1 (1.01%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.12%) SLA
2 10 (10.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (8.08%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (3.03%) GDPR
5 2 (2.02%) PMO
6 1 (1.01%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.01%) pfSense
4 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Ansible
1 4 (4.04%) Nessus
1 4 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.04%) SCOM
1 4 (4.04%) SCSM
Vendors
1 67 (67.68%) Cisco
2 31 (31.31%) Juniper
3 10 (10.10%) Aruba
3 10 (10.10%) CheckPoint
3 10 (10.10%) VMware
4 9 (9.09%) HP
4 9 (9.09%) Palo Alto
5 8 (8.08%) Virgin Media
6 7 (7.07%) Arista
6 7 (7.07%) Meraki
6 7 (7.07%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.03%) F5
8 3 (3.03%) Remedy
9 2 (2.02%) BMC
9 2 (2.02%) NetApp
9 2 (2.02%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.02%) Samsung
10 1 (1.01%) Avaya
10 1 (1.01%) Dell