The median annual salary for a Senior Network Specialist was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Senior Network Specialist
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 868 913 964
Rank change year-on-year +45 +51  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Specialist 4 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.012% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 7
Median salary £52,500 £50,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% +20.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,000 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.70% -19.56%  

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 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +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 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Network Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Specialist in the UK

Senior Network Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Specialist in the UK

Senior Network Specialist
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Specialist over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Specialist in the UK

Senior Network Specialist
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +44 3 £47,500 -5.94% 2
London +21 1 £57,500 +5.50%
West Midlands +11 1 £47,500 -6.86% 2
Coventry -3 1 £47,500 -6.86% 2
Manchester - 1 £47,500 -
North West - 1 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £60,000 -
Scotland - 1 £60,000 -

Senior Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Senior Network Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) WAN
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) OSPF
4 5 (45.45%) BGP
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
5 4 (36.36%) F5
5 4 (36.36%) Juniper
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (36.36%) Network Security
6 3 (27.27%) Time Management
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) VoIP
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
6 3 (27.27%) MPLS
6 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (27.27%) Arista
7 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
7 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (18.18%) Brocade
7 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
7 2 (18.18%) Low Latency
7 2 (18.18%) RIP
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (18.18%) CCIE

Senior Network Specialist 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 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) BGP
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) OSPF
4 4 (36.36%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
6 2 (18.18%) RIP
6 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (9.09%) Multicast
7 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 1 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless Security
7 1 (9.09%) WPA2
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (27.27%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (18.18%) Low Latency
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Client Onboarding
3 1 (9.09%) Escalation Management
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCIE
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) F5
2 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 3 (27.27%) Arista
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Brocade
4 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 1 (9.09%) Nokia
5 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago