The median annual salary for an IP Network Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

IP Network Engineer
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 790 895 945
Rank change year-on-year +105 +50  
Permanent jobs requiring an IP Network Engineer 84 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.039% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.041% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 71 34 32
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,550 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.22% -5.26%  

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 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
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 £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IP Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IP Network Engineer in the UK

IP Network Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IP Network Engineer in the UK

IP Network Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IP Network Engineer over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IP Network Engineer in the UK

IP Network 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 Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +81 80 £52,500 +5.00% 5
South East +84 35 £52,500 +10.52% 3
London +27 20 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 18 £50,000 - 1
Banbury - 18 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 13 £67,500 - 1
Devon - 8 £62,500 -
North West - 8 £47,500 - 1
South West - 8 £62,500 -
Manchester - 8 £47,500 - 1
Chalfont St Giles - 4 £55,500 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £52,500 -
City of London +27 3 - -
Berkshire +23 3 £60,000 - 1
East of England +3 3 £35,000 -33.33%
Salford - 3 - -
Northamptonshire - 3 £52,500 -
Wakefield - 2 £43,750 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £43,750 -
Watford - 2 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £43,750 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Surrey +32 1 £42,000 -6.66%
Reading +20 1 £52,500 -
Slough - 1 £67,500 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £60,000 -
Loughborough - 1 £75,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £26,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £63,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £75,000 -

IP Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IP 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 featuring IP Network Engineer in the job title.

1 80 (68.97%) Network Design
2 75 (64.66%) Cisco
3 60 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
4 58 (50.00%) CCNP
5 57 (49.14%) BGP
6 51 (43.97%) OSPF
7 50 (43.10%) CCIE
8 47 (40.52%) MPLS
8 47 (40.52%) Data Centre
9 43 (37.07%) Firewall
10 41 (35.34%) Telecoms
11 39 (33.62%) Linux
12 37 (31.90%) Juniper
13 30 (25.86%) Microsoft
14 29 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
15 28 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
15 28 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
15 28 (24.14%) Unix
16 27 (23.28%) SS7
16 27 (23.28%) Customer Requirements
17 26 (22.41%) WAN
18 25 (21.55%) LAN
18 25 (21.55%) Penetration Testing
18 25 (21.55%) Cisco ASA
19 24 (20.69%) VLAN
19 24 (20.69%) VPN
20 23 (19.83%) Software-Defined Networking
21 22 (18.97%) Security Cleared
21 22 (18.97%) TCP/IP
22 21 (18.10%) Smartphone

IP Network 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 5 (4.31%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
1 28 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.72%) Office 365
3 2 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (49.14%) BGP
2 51 (43.97%) OSPF
3 47 (40.52%) MPLS
4 43 (37.07%) Firewall
5 27 (23.28%) SS7
6 26 (22.41%) WAN
7 25 (21.55%) Cisco ASA
7 25 (21.55%) LAN
8 24 (20.69%) VLAN
8 24 (20.69%) VPN
9 23 (19.83%) Software-Defined Networking
10 22 (18.97%) TCP/IP
11 21 (18.10%) Multicast
12 20 (17.24%) Radio Access Network
13 19 (16.38%) Ethernet
13 19 (16.38%) IGMP
14 14 (12.07%) DNS
14 14 (12.07%) IPv6
14 14 (12.07%) Network Security
14 14 (12.07%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 41 (35.34%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.59%) Finance
3 2 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (0.86%) Electronics
4 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.86%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.86%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 47 (40.52%) Data Centre
2 21 (18.10%) Smartphone
3 12 (10.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (33.62%) Linux
2 28 (24.14%) Unix
3 21 (18.10%) Android
4 9 (7.76%) Windows
5 8 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.72%) Debian
7 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.72%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.86%) CentOS
8 1 (0.86%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (68.97%) Network Design
2 29 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 27 (23.28%) Customer Requirements
4 25 (21.55%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (18.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 17 (14.66%) High Availability
7 12 (10.34%) DDoS Mitigation
8 9 (7.76%) ITIL
9 5 (4.31%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (4.31%) Network Management
9 5 (4.31%) Project Management
10 4 (3.45%) Change Management
10 4 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (2.59%) Coaching
11 3 (2.59%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.59%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (2.59%) SIEM
11 3 (2.59%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 2 (1.72%) Presales
12 2 (1.72%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.79%) C
2 6 (5.17%) Bash Shell
3 4 (3.45%) Perl
4 3 (2.59%) Python
5 1 (0.86%) C++
5 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (50.00%) CCNP
3 50 (43.10%) CCIE
4 22 (18.97%) Security Cleared
5 21 (18.10%) DV Cleared
6 17 (14.66%) JNCIP
7 9 (7.76%) CCIP
7 9 (7.76%) Degree
7 9 (7.76%) JNCIE
8 4 (3.45%) CCNA
9 2 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.86%) CCIE Service Provider
10 1 (0.86%) HNC
10 1 (0.86%) HND
10 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (7.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.59%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.59%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.72%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.86%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) Cacti
1 2 (1.72%) Nagios
1 2 (1.72%) WSUS
2 1 (0.86%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 75 (64.66%) Cisco
2 37 (31.90%) Juniper
3 30 (25.86%) Microsoft
4 13 (11.21%) Huawei
5 6 (5.17%) BT
5 6 (5.17%) CheckPoint
5 6 (5.17%) Palo Alto
6 5 (4.31%) Meraki
7 4 (3.45%) Avaya
8 3 (2.59%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.72%) Brocade
9 2 (1.72%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.72%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.72%) VMware
10 1 (0.86%) Apple
10 1 (0.86%) Dell
10 1 (0.86%) F5
10 1 (0.86%) HP
10 1 (0.86%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.86%) Ruckus Wireless
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