Period
to 25 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Support Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

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
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1174 1121 1206
Rank change year-on-year -53 +85 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Support Engineer 12 63 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.036% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.038% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 13 61 87
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +31.25%
10th Percentile £33,000 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -30.00% -9.09% +52.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,509 166,662 193,568
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 96.24% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,969 137,221 162,582
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,091
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.97% +5.23%

Senior Network Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Support Engineer in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Top 7 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 6 months to 25 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -34 10 £62,500 +25.00% 7
London -32 9 £62,500 +13.64% 1
Yorkshire +34 1 £35,000 - 1
North of England +31 1 £35,000 -39.13% 2
East Midlands -3 1 £35,000 - 1
Midlands -13 1 £35,000 -22.22% 2
UK excluding London -50 1 £35,000 -30.00% 6

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, Senior Network Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Senior Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Juniper
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) MPLS
4 5 (41.67%) BGP
4 5 (41.67%) CCNP
4 5 (41.67%) JNCIP
5 4 (33.33%) JNCIE
5 4 (33.33%) Network Design
5 4 (33.33%) CCIE
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) CCNA
6 3 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (25.00%) Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) VLAN
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) Dell
7 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) ShoreTel
7 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) BGP
1 5 (41.67%) MPLS
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
4 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (8.33%) OSPF
4 1 (8.33%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Network Management
2 1 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCNP
2 5 (41.67%) JNCIP
3 4 (33.33%) CCIE
3 4 (33.33%) JNCIE
4 3 (25.00%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
5 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) Draytek
4 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
4 2 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) ShoreTel
4 2 (16.67%) SonicWALL
4 2 (16.67%) Veeam
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) AirMagnet
5 1 (8.33%) Aruba
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) ZyXEL