The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Senior Network Engineer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 198 197
Rank change year-on-year +32 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 41 49 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.79% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.82% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 14
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4620 5952 4959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.40% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3833 4835 4244
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in the West Midlands

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Engineer in the West Midlands

Senior Network Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Birmingham +27 22 £50,000 +5.26%
Worcestershire -1 10 £47,500 +15.15%
Herefordshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
Senior Network Engineer
England

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Senior 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 Midlands region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 76 (91.57%) Cisco
2 61 (73.49%) Firewall
3 54 (65.06%) WAN
4 52 (62.65%) LAN
5 42 (50.60%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (46.99%) CCNP
7 31 (37.35%) Data Centre
8 30 (36.14%) Mentoring
8 30 (36.14%) ITIL
9 29 (34.94%) HP
9 29 (34.94%) Fortinet
10 26 (31.33%) VPN
11 25 (30.12%) Root Cause Analysis
12 24 (28.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (28.92%) CheckPoint
12 24 (28.92%) OSPF
12 24 (28.92%) Service Delivery
13 22 (26.51%) Software Engineering
13 22 (26.51%) ITIL Certification
13 22 (26.51%) Network Management
13 22 (26.51%) Degree
13 22 (26.51%) Computer Science
14 21 (25.30%) CCIE
15 20 (24.10%) Network Design
16 18 (21.69%) VoIP
16 18 (21.69%) CCNA
17 16 (19.28%) Load Balancing
18 15 (18.07%) F5
19 14 (16.87%) Project Management
20 11 (13.25%) Wireless

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (2.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 61 (73.49%) Firewall
2 54 (65.06%) WAN
3 52 (62.65%) LAN
4 26 (31.33%) VPN
5 24 (28.92%) OSPF
6 18 (21.69%) VoIP
7 11 (13.25%) Wireless
8 10 (12.05%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (10.84%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (10.84%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (9.64%) MPLS
10 8 (9.64%) Skype
11 7 (8.43%) Network Security
11 7 (8.43%) TACACS
12 5 (6.02%) VLAN
12 5 (6.02%) WAAS
13 2 (2.41%) BGP
13 2 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (2.41%) RIP
13 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (2.41%) Finance
1 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.20%) Banking
2 1 (1.20%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 31 (37.35%) Data Centre
2 22 (26.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.41%) Handset
3 2 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.20%) EPoS
4 1 (1.20%) Fintech
4 1 (1.20%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.82%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.14%) ITIL
1 30 (36.14%) Mentoring
2 25 (30.12%) Root Cause Analysis
3 24 (28.92%) Continuous Improvement
3 24 (28.92%) Service Delivery
4 22 (26.51%) Network Management
4 22 (26.51%) Software Engineering
5 20 (24.10%) Network Design
6 16 (19.28%) Load Balancing
7 14 (16.87%) Project Management
8 2 (2.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 1 (1.20%) B2B
9 1 (1.20%) Case Management
9 1 (1.20%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.20%) Line Management
9 1 (1.20%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.20%) Presales
9 1 (1.20%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.20%) Threat Analysis
9 1 (1.20%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 42 (50.60%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (46.99%) CCNP
3 22 (26.51%) Degree
3 22 (26.51%) ITIL Certification
4 21 (25.30%) CCIE
5 18 (21.69%) CCNA
6 2 (2.41%) MCSE
6 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.20%) CCDA
7 1 (1.20%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) XenApp
1 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 76 (91.57%) Cisco
2 29 (34.94%) Fortinet
2 29 (34.94%) HP
3 24 (28.92%) CheckPoint
4 15 (18.07%) F5
5 8 (9.64%) Avaya
6 5 (6.02%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.41%) Citrix
7 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.41%) Mitel
7 2 (2.41%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.20%) IBM
8 1 (1.20%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.20%) Remedy
8 1 (1.20%) SonicWALL
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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