The median annual salary for a Senior Network Support Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 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 Support Engineer
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 872 951
Rank change year-on-year +22 +79  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Support Engineer 33 51 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.052% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.054% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 31 48 19
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +31.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £33,942
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -4.16% +73.91%  

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 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
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 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Network Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Support Engineer in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Support Engineer in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Support Engineer over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Support Engineer in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +33 31 £57,500 +9.52%
South East +39 11 £57,500 -4.16%
Berkshire +25 11 £57,500 -4.16%
Reading +23 11 £57,500 -4.16%
London +19 10 £55,000 +4.76%
East Midlands +22 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Derby +14 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Derbyshire +13 4 £35,000 -12.50%
City of London +22 2 £67,500 +28.57%
West Midlands +9 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Cardiff - 2 £32,750 -
Wales - 2 £32,750 -
South Wales - 2 £32,750 -
East of England -1 1 £57,500 +48.38%
Hertfordshire -3 1 £57,500 +48.38%
North West -43 1 £57,500 +103.53%
Herefordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £57,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £57,500 -
Watford - 1 £57,500 -
Northampton - 1 £57,500 -
Nelson - 1 £57,500 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Hereford - 1 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Senior Network Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (95.24%) Cisco
2 59 (93.65%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (88.89%) Firewall
4 52 (82.54%) CCNP
5 39 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 38 (60.32%) MPLS
7 33 (52.38%) VPN
8 32 (50.79%) Wireless
9 30 (47.62%) CCNA
9 30 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (42.86%) CCIE
11 25 (39.68%) Juniper
12 23 (36.51%) OSPF
13 22 (34.92%) BGP
13 22 (34.92%) WAN
14 20 (31.75%) IPsec
15 18 (28.57%) F5
16 17 (26.98%) Data Centre
16 17 (26.98%) CheckPoint
17 15 (23.81%) Avaya
17 15 (23.81%) VMware
18 14 (22.22%) L2TP
18 14 (22.22%) TACACS
18 14 (22.22%) IPv4
18 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
19 12 (19.05%) Network Management
19 12 (19.05%) Fortinet
19 12 (19.05%) Load Balancing
19 12 (19.05%) JNCIA
19 12 (19.05%) ITIL

Senior Network Support 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 56 (88.89%) Firewall
2 39 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 38 (60.32%) MPLS
4 33 (52.38%) VPN
5 32 (50.79%) Wireless
6 30 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (36.51%) OSPF
8 22 (34.92%) BGP
8 22 (34.92%) WAN
9 20 (31.75%) IPsec
10 14 (22.22%) IPv4
10 14 (22.22%) L2TP
10 14 (22.22%) TACACS
11 11 (17.46%) VLAN
12 10 (15.87%) DSL
12 10 (15.87%) EIGRP
12 10 (15.87%) Internet
12 10 (15.87%) LAN
12 10 (15.87%) PPP
13 9 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 7 (11.11%) Banking
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.17%) Electronics
4 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 9 (14.29%) Linux
3 8 (12.70%) Unix
4 7 (11.11%) CentOS
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.52%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Solaris
7 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) ITIL
1 12 (19.05%) Load Balancing
1 12 (19.05%) Network Management
2 10 (15.87%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (14.29%) Network Design
4 8 (12.70%) High Availability
5 6 (9.52%) Capacity Management
5 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.52%) Network Architecture
5 6 (9.52%) Project Management
5 6 (9.52%) Service Management
6 5 (7.94%) Time Management
7 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.35%) Open Source
8 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.17%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (3.17%) ITSM
8 2 (3.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) Perl
1 8 (12.70%) Python
1 8 (12.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (93.65%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (82.54%) CCNP
3 30 (47.62%) CCNA
4 27 (42.86%) CCIE
5 12 (19.05%) JNCIA
6 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
6 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
7 8 (12.70%) CCSP
8 6 (9.52%) CCDP
8 6 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (9.52%) Degree
8 6 (9.52%) JNCIP
9 4 (6.35%) JNCIS
10 2 (3.17%) CCSE
11 1 (1.59%) MCSA
11 1 (1.59%) MCSE
11 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (95.24%) Cisco
2 25 (39.68%) Juniper
3 18 (28.57%) F5
4 17 (26.98%) CheckPoint
5 15 (23.81%) Avaya
5 15 (23.81%) VMware
6 12 (19.05%) Fortinet
7 10 (15.87%) Red Hat
8 8 (12.70%) HP
8 8 (12.70%) Meraki
8 8 (12.70%) SolarWinds
9 6 (9.52%) Aerohive Networks
9 6 (9.52%) Cyberoam
9 6 (9.52%) Draytek
9 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 6 (9.52%) SonicWALL
10 4 (6.35%) NetScout
11 3 (4.76%) Aruba
12 2 (3.17%) Palo Alto
12 2 (3.17%) SAP