Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Malling during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

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

Network Engineer
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 - 21
Rank change year-on-year - +21 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 25 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 28.74% - 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.07% - 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 3
West Malling median annual salary £49,000 - £51,500
10th Percentile £46,588 - £47,650
90th Percentile £49,500 - £57,950
Kent median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +15.29% +18.06% -19.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Malling. 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
West Malling
Permanent vacancies in West Malling with a recognized job title 86 64 107
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.85% 100.00% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 75 50 105
West Malling median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,000 £61,250 £57,500
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -2.44%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in West Malling

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in West Malling

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, Network 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 across the West Malling region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 24 (96.00%) Change Management
2 24 (96.00%) MPLS
2 24 (96.00%) CCIE
2 24 (96.00%) WAN
2 24 (96.00%) Load Balancing
2 24 (96.00%) F5
3 23 (92.00%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (92.00%) CCNA
3 23 (92.00%) VPN
4 22 (88.00%) CCNP
4 22 (88.00%) ITIL
4 22 (88.00%) Network Monitoring
4 22 (88.00%) SolarWinds
4 22 (88.00%) VLAN
5 18 (72.00%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (44.00%) Palo Alto
7 7 (28.00%) Network Architecture
7 7 (28.00%) Juniper
8 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
9 2 (8.00%) Aruba
9 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
9 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
9 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (8.00%) HSRP
9 2 (8.00%) Time Management
9 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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 (8.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 24 (96.00%) MPLS
2 24 (96.00%) WAN
3 23 (92.00%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (92.00%) VPN
4 22 (88.00%) VLAN
5 18 (72.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (8.00%) BGP
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (8.00%) HSRP
6 2 (8.00%) IPsec
6 2 (8.00%) LAN
6 2 (8.00%) OSPF
6 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.00%) VoIP
6 2 (8.00%) VRRP
6 2 (8.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Change Management
1 24 (96.00%) Load Balancing
2 22 (88.00%) ITIL
2 22 (88.00%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (28.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (96.00%) CCIE
3 23 (92.00%) CCNA
4 22 (88.00%) CCNP
5 2 (8.00%) HNC
5 2 (8.00%) HND
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) CCDA
6 1 (4.00%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (96.00%) F5
3 22 (88.00%) SolarWinds
4 11 (44.00%) Palo Alto
5 7 (28.00%) Juniper
6 2 (8.00%) Aruba
6 2 (8.00%) Avaya