Period
to 22 September 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Support Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 September 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
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1113 1154 1262
Rank change year-on-year +41 +108 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Support Engineer 61 77 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.040% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.041% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 44
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +31.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,375 £30,818
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +64.29% -

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 169042 187129 213088
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 135565 157223 176539
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 22 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Support Engineer in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Top 13 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 22 September 2017. 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 +48 56 £57,500 +9.52% 2
UK excluding London +43 37 £57,500 - 2
London +20 24 £55,000 +4.76%
South East +44 17 £57,500 -4.17% 1
Midlands +34 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East Midlands +29 5 £35,000 -12.50%
North of England -7 4 £57,500 +94.92%
West Midlands +12 3 £45,000 - 1
East of England +10 3 £40,000 +3.23%
Wales - 3 £34,000 -
Scotland +9 2 - -
North West -6 2 £47,750 +61.86%
Yorkshire - 2 £57,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (88.52%) Cisco
3 52 (85.25%) CCNP
4 51 (83.61%) Firewall
5 36 (59.02%) MPLS
6 34 (55.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 32 (52.46%) F5
8 31 (50.82%) Juniper
9 29 (47.54%) CCNA
9 29 (47.54%) VPN
9 29 (47.54%) WAN
10 27 (44.26%) OSPF
10 27 (44.26%) BGP
11 25 (40.98%) CCIE
11 25 (40.98%) VMware
11 25 (40.98%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (39.34%) Data Centre
13 21 (34.43%) Load Balancing
14 19 (31.15%) Wireless
14 19 (31.15%) IPsec
15 18 (29.51%) JNCIA
16 17 (27.87%) IPv4
16 17 (27.87%) L2TP
16 17 (27.87%) EIGRP
16 17 (27.87%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
17 16 (26.23%) Security Cleared
17 16 (26.23%) xDSL
17 16 (26.23%) TCP/IP
17 16 (26.23%) PPP

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.84%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (83.61%) Firewall
2 36 (59.02%) MPLS
3 34 (55.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 29 (47.54%) VPN
4 29 (47.54%) WAN
5 27 (44.26%) BGP
5 27 (44.26%) OSPF
6 19 (31.15%) IPsec
6 19 (31.15%) Wireless
7 17 (27.87%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (27.87%) EIGRP
7 17 (27.87%) IPv4
7 17 (27.87%) L2TP
8 16 (26.23%) PPP
8 16 (26.23%) TCP/IP
8 16 (26.23%) xDSL
9 15 (24.59%) LAN
10 14 (22.95%) Broadband
10 14 (22.95%) Ethernet
10 14 (22.95%) SSL
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Banking
2 3 (4.92%) Electronics
2 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.92%) Marketing
2 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Front Office
3 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Data Centre
2 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Unix
2 14 (22.95%) Windows
3 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
4 9 (14.75%) Linux
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.92%) CentOS
6 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Load Balancing
2 15 (24.59%) ITIL
3 14 (22.95%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (16.39%) Network Management
5 9 (14.75%) Mentoring
6 7 (11.48%) Change Management
7 6 (9.84%) High Availability
8 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
8 5 (8.20%) Network Design
8 5 (8.20%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.56%) Open Source
9 4 (6.56%) Time Management
10 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.92%) Migration
10 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
11 2 (3.28%) Project Management
11 2 (3.28%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) Perl
1 14 (22.95%) Python
1 14 (22.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (85.25%) CCNP
3 29 (47.54%) CCNA
4 25 (40.98%) CCIE
5 18 (29.51%) JNCIA
6 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
6 16 (26.23%) Security Cleared
7 14 (22.95%) CCSP
8 8 (13.11%) JNCIP
8 8 (13.11%) MCSE
8 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (9.84%) MCSA
10 5 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (6.56%) JNCIS
12 3 (4.92%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (4.92%) Degree
13 2 (3.28%) CCDP
13 2 (3.28%) CCSE
13 2 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (40.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.56%) vSphere
4 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.28%) Iperf
Vendors
1 54 (88.52%) Cisco
2 32 (52.46%) F5
3 31 (50.82%) Juniper
4 25 (40.98%) VMware
5 15 (24.59%) CheckPoint
5 15 (24.59%) Fortinet
6 8 (13.11%) Aruba
7 7 (11.48%) Palo Alto
8 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
8 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
9 5 (8.20%) Avaya
9 5 (8.20%) HP
9 5 (8.20%) Meraki
9 5 (8.20%) NetScout
10 3 (4.92%) Aerohive Networks
10 3 (4.92%) Cyberoam
10 3 (4.92%) Draytek
10 3 (4.92%) SAP
10 3 (4.92%) SonicWALL
11 2 (3.28%) Extreme Networks