The median annual salary for an IP Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies 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.

IP Engineer
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 777 891 927
Rank change year-on-year +114 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring an IP Engineer 93 22 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.022% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.023% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 78 19 44
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £68,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year -25.81% +76.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IP Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IP Engineer in the UK

IP Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IP Engineer in the UK

IP Engineer
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for IP Engineer in the UK

IP Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IP Engineer within the UK 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
England +121 91 £52,500 +31.25% 4
South East +90 43 £51,000 -25.81% 2
London +23 21 £55,000 +46.66%
Buckinghamshire - 20 £55,500 - 1
Banbury - 17 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 17 £50,000 - 1
South West - 12 £52,500 - 1
Manchester - 11 £42,500 - 1
North West - 11 £42,500 - 1
Devon - 8 £62,500 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £35,500 -
Berkshire +35 6 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
City of London - 5 £43,500 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
Dorset - 4 £42,500 - 1
Chalfont St Giles - 4 £55,500 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £55,000 -
Leeds - 4 £55,000 -
Newbury - 4 £55,000 -
Sheffield - 4 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £55,000 -
Salford - 3 - -
Wakefield - 2 £43,750 -
East of England - 2 £52,250 -
Suffolk - 1 £44,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Watford - 1 £60,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £63,500 -

IP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IP 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 featuring IP Engineer in the job title.

1 93 (73.23%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (72.44%) Cisco
3 85 (66.93%) CCNP
4 76 (59.84%) Network Design
5 61 (48.03%) CCIE
6 57 (44.88%) OSPF
6 57 (44.88%) BGP
7 56 (44.09%) MPLS
8 53 (41.73%) Juniper
9 50 (39.37%) Firewall
9 50 (39.37%) Telecoms
10 42 (33.07%) Data Centre
11 36 (28.35%) Unix
12 35 (27.56%) JNCIP
13 29 (22.83%) Multicast
13 29 (22.83%) Microsoft
14 28 (22.05%) Linux
14 28 (22.05%) Customer Requirements
15 27 (21.26%) Microsoft Azure
15 27 (21.26%) Amazon AWS
16 26 (20.47%) Cisco ASA
17 25 (19.69%) Cybersecurity
18 24 (18.90%) Software-Defined Networking
18 24 (18.90%) VPN
19 23 (18.11%) Security Cleared
20 22 (17.32%) LAN
20 22 (17.32%) Ethernet
20 22 (17.32%) SS7
20 22 (17.32%) CCNA
21 21 (16.54%) WAN

IP Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (21.26%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (21.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 57 (44.88%) BGP
1 57 (44.88%) OSPF
2 56 (44.09%) MPLS
3 50 (39.37%) Firewall
4 29 (22.83%) Multicast
5 26 (20.47%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (18.90%) Software-Defined Networking
6 24 (18.90%) VPN
7 22 (17.32%) Ethernet
7 22 (17.32%) LAN
7 22 (17.32%) SS7
8 21 (16.54%) IPv6
8 21 (16.54%) WAN
9 20 (15.75%) VLAN
10 19 (14.96%) IGMP
10 19 (14.96%) IPv4
11 15 (11.81%) Radio Access Network
12 14 (11.02%) IPsec
13 13 (10.24%) VoLTE
14 11 (8.66%) HSRP
Development Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 50 (39.37%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.36%) Finance
3 2 (1.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.79%) Electronics
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.72%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.79%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 42 (33.07%) Data Centre
2 20 (15.75%) Smartphone
3 12 (9.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.79%) IPTV
5 1 (0.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (28.35%) Unix
2 28 (22.05%) Linux
3 20 (15.75%) Android
4 9 (7.09%) Windows
5 3 (2.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (59.84%) Network Design
2 28 (22.05%) Customer Requirements
3 25 (19.69%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (16.54%) Penetration Testing
5 20 (15.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 15 (11.81%) High Availability
7 12 (9.45%) DDoS Mitigation
8 8 (6.30%) Network Management
9 6 (4.72%) Configuration Management
9 6 (4.72%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (4.72%) Service Management
10 5 (3.94%) Change Management
10 5 (3.94%) Incident Management
10 5 (3.94%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.94%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.94%) Web Filtering
11 4 (3.15%) Network Optimisation
12 3 (2.36%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (2.36%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (1.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.54%) C
Qualifications
1 93 (73.23%) Cisco Certification
2 85 (66.93%) CCNP
3 61 (48.03%) CCIE
4 35 (27.56%) JNCIP
5 23 (18.11%) Security Cleared
6 22 (17.32%) CCNA
7 20 (15.75%) DV Cleared
8 19 (14.96%) JNCIE
9 18 (14.17%) CCIP
10 8 (6.30%) Degree
11 7 (5.51%) JNCIA
12 5 (3.94%) HND
13 4 (3.15%) JNCIS
14 3 (2.36%) SC Cleared
15 1 (0.79%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) Def Stans
System Software
1 6 (4.72%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.94%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (4.72%) Cacti
1 6 (4.72%) FortiGate
1 6 (4.72%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 92 (72.44%) Cisco
2 53 (41.73%) Juniper
3 29 (22.83%) Microsoft
4 18 (14.17%) Huawei
5 12 (9.45%) BT
6 6 (4.72%) SolarWinds
7 5 (3.94%) Avaya
7 5 (3.94%) Redback
7 5 (3.94%) VMware
8 4 (3.15%) Ericsson
8 4 (3.15%) Meraki
9 1 (0.79%) Apple
9 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.79%) Dell
9 1 (0.79%) F5
9 1 (0.79%) HP
9 1 (0.79%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.79%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (0.79%) Sandvine
9 1 (0.79%) SAP
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