The median annual salary for a Junior Network Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Junior Network Engineer
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 842 887 929
Rank change year-on-year +45 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Network Engineer 32 48 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.049% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.051% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 32
Median salary £26,000 £23,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -20.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,725 £19,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,200 £37,200
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £21,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year +14.94% -13.00%  

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 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Junior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Network Engineer in the UK

Junior Network Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Junior Network Engineer in the UK

Junior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Network Engineer over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Network Engineer in the UK

Junior Network Engineer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +32 29 £26,000 +13.04% 3
UK excluding London +24 24 £25,000 +14.94% 2
South East +39 9 £22,000 -4.34% 1
London +29 8 £34,500 +15.00% 1
North of England -3 5 £25,000 +3.09%
Midlands - 4 £35,000 -
East of England -14 3 £30,000 +22.44%
Northern Ireland - 3 £26,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Junior 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 Junior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (67.80%) Cisco
2 36 (61.02%) Firewall
3 26 (44.07%) CCNA
3 26 (44.07%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (38.98%) Finance
5 21 (35.59%) Juniper
5 21 (35.59%) Linux
6 18 (30.51%) WAN
7 17 (28.81%) TCP/IP
8 13 (22.03%) Data Centre
9 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
9 12 (20.34%) DNS
9 12 (20.34%) DHCP
9 12 (20.34%) Python
10 11 (18.64%) Windows
11 10 (16.95%) LAN
12 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
12 9 (15.25%) VPN
12 9 (15.25%) Degree
13 8 (13.56%) Network Security
13 8 (13.56%) Wireless
13 8 (13.56%) Broadband
13 8 (13.56%) CCNP
13 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
14 7 (11.86%) Perl
14 7 (11.86%) VMware
14 7 (11.86%) VLAN
15 6 (10.17%) Fintech
15 6 (10.17%) Network Monitoring
15 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared

Junior 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:

Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (61.02%) Firewall
2 18 (30.51%) WAN
3 17 (28.81%) TCP/IP
4 12 (20.34%) DHCP
4 12 (20.34%) DNS
5 10 (16.95%) LAN
6 9 (15.25%) VPN
7 8 (13.56%) Broadband
7 8 (13.56%) Network Security
7 8 (13.56%) Wireless
8 7 (11.86%) VLAN
9 6 (10.17%) BGP
9 6 (10.17%) Internet
9 6 (10.17%) SAN
10 4 (6.78%) ADSL
10 4 (6.78%) IP Telephony
10 4 (6.78%) MPLS
10 4 (6.78%) OSPF
11 3 (5.08%) HSRP
11 3 (5.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (38.98%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.17%) Fintech
3 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.59%) Linux
2 11 (18.64%) Windows
3 6 (10.17%) Unix
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.69%) Debian
8 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.17%) ITIL
1 6 (10.17%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (8.47%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (8.47%) Change Management
3 4 (6.78%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (6.78%) Logistics
3 4 (6.78%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 4 (6.78%) Web Filtering
4 2 (3.39%) Analytics
4 2 (3.39%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.39%) Network Design
4 2 (3.39%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.69%) DevOps
5 1 (1.69%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (1.69%) High Availability
5 1 (1.69%) Information Management
5 1 (1.69%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
1 12 (20.34%) Python
2 7 (11.86%) Perl
3 2 (3.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) CCNA
1 26 (44.07%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.25%) Degree
3 8 (13.56%) CCNP
4 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) CCIE
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.39%) MCP
6 1 (1.69%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.69%) MCSA
6 1 (1.69%) MCSE
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.69%) Cacti
2 1 (1.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (67.80%) Cisco
2 21 (35.59%) Juniper
3 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.86%) VMware
5 6 (10.17%) HP
6 5 (8.47%) Apple
6 5 (8.47%) Fortinet
7 4 (6.78%) Palo Alto
7 4 (6.78%) SonicWALL
7 4 (6.78%) Symantec
8 3 (5.08%) Brocade
8 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.08%) Dell
8 3 (5.08%) F5
9 2 (3.39%) Avaya
9 2 (3.39%) Draytek
9 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
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