Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Network Engineer
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 106 91
Rank change year-on-year -36 -15 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 48 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.53% 1.99% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 2.07% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 50 87
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,400 £43,750 £31,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £55,500 £53,300
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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 Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1999 2322 2621
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.23% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 2125 2301
West Sussex median annual salary £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in West Sussex

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in West Sussex

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in West Sussex

Network Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Gatwick -6 6 £71,250 +50.00%
Crawley -12 2 £24,500 -48.42% 1
Network Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Sussex region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) Unified Communications
3 5 (45.45%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (45.45%) Web Filtering
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) SLA
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Forcepoint
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (45.45%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) IPsec
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) Information Management
4 4 (36.36%) Network Design
4 4 (36.36%) PKI
4 4 (36.36%) Operations Management
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 4 (36.36%) 3G
4 4 (36.36%) MPLS
4 4 (36.36%) OSPF
4 4 (36.36%) BGP
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Linux

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) Unified Communications
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (45.45%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) 3G
4 4 (36.36%) 4G
4 4 (36.36%) BGP
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (36.36%) IPsec
4 4 (36.36%) Junos
4 4 (36.36%) MPLS
4 4 (36.36%) OSPF
4 4 (36.36%) SSL
5 3 (27.27%) FCoE
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 4 (36.36%) PKI
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 2 (18.18%) iPad
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (45.45%) Web Filtering
2 4 (36.36%) Change Control
2 4 (36.36%) Information Management
2 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 4 (36.36%) Network Design
2 4 (36.36%) Operations Management
3 3 (27.27%) Adaptive Security
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
4 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
5 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) CCIE
3 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) CCNP
4 2 (18.18%) DBS Check
5 1 (9.09%) CCNA
5 1 (9.09%) HP ASE
5 1 (9.09%) HP MASE
5 1 (9.09%) MCITP
5 1 (9.09%) MCP
5 1 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) ISA Server
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) Forcepoint
2 4 (36.36%) F5
2 4 (36.36%) Juniper
2 4 (36.36%) Palo Alto
2 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
3 3 (27.27%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Aruba
5 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft