The median annual salary for a Senior Network Operations Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Network Operations Engineer
UK
Rank 833 930 945
Rank change year-on-year +97 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Operations Engineer 16 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.016% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.016% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 11
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -23.80% +5.00%  

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 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Network Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Operations Engineer in the UK

Senior Network Operations Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Operations Engineer in the UK

Senior Network Operations Engineer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Operations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 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 +93 16 £40,000 -23.80%
South East +67 11 - -
Surrey +42 11 - -
Dorking +4 11 - -
West Yorkshire +26 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Yorkshire +26 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Leeds +14 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Manchester - 2 £40,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £40,000 -
North West - 2 £40,000 -

Senior Network Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior Network Operations 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 Senior Network Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 20 (90.91%) BGP
3 18 (81.82%) MPLS
3 18 (81.82%) CCNP
4 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 16 (72.73%) Linux
4 16 (72.73%) OSPF
4 16 (72.73%) VLAN
4 16 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (72.73%) VMware
4 16 (72.73%) Data Centre
5 14 (63.64%) Presales
5 14 (63.64%) F5
5 14 (63.64%) High Availability
5 14 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (63.64%) Cisco IOS
5 14 (63.64%) CCDA
5 14 (63.64%) CCSP
5 14 (63.64%) CCIP
5 14 (63.64%) VoIP
5 14 (63.64%) WAN
5 14 (63.64%) Spanning Tree
6 13 (59.09%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 6 (27.27%) Coaching
7 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
7 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 6 (27.27%) Juniper

Senior Network Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) BGP
1 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 18 (81.82%) MPLS
3 16 (72.73%) OSPF
3 16 (72.73%) VLAN
4 14 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (63.64%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (63.64%) Spanning Tree
4 14 (63.64%) VoIP
4 14 (63.64%) WAN
5 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
5 6 (27.27%) Internet
5 6 (27.27%) TACACS
6 4 (18.18%) Broadband
6 4 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (9.09%) ICMP
7 2 (9.09%) LAN
7 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 13 (59.09%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) High Availability
1 14 (63.64%) Presales
2 6 (27.27%) Coaching
2 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 4 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (18.18%) Network Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (81.82%) CCNP
3 14 (63.64%) CCDA
3 14 (63.64%) CCIP
3 14 (63.64%) CCSP
4 4 (18.18%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) JNCIP
5 2 (9.09%) JNCIA
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) VMware
3 14 (63.64%) F5
4 6 (27.27%) Ericsson
4 6 (27.27%) Juniper
5 4 (18.18%) Huawei
6 2 (9.09%) Brocade
6 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) Forcepoint
6 2 (9.09%) Foundry
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Redback