Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £49,750 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 132 112
Rank change year-on-year +8 -20 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 22 13 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.04% 0.62% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.64% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 60
West Sussex median annual salary £49,750 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.06% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,700 £24,625 £39,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £61,875 £57,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 2,087 2,046 2,449
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.26% 97.52% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,815 1,875 2,258
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £25,600 £27,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 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
Crawley +21 13 £57,000 +132.65% 2
Gatwick +10 5 £59,000 +15.12%
Horsham +3 4 £31,000 -48.33%
Network Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, Network 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 across the West Sussex region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 17 (77.27%) CCNP
2 17 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (77.27%) Firewall
3 14 (63.64%) CCNA
3 14 (63.64%) WAN
4 11 (50.00%) LAN
4 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 10 (45.45%) MPLS
5 10 (45.45%) VPN
6 9 (40.91%) VLAN
6 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
7 8 (36.36%) NetScaler
7 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
7 8 (36.36%) CCIE
8 7 (31.82%) VoIP
8 7 (31.82%) CCDP
8 7 (31.82%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (31.82%) Network Design
8 7 (31.82%) Banking
8 7 (31.82%) BBC
8 7 (31.82%) Palo Alto
8 7 (31.82%) Rackspace
8 7 (31.82%) Virgin Media
9 5 (22.73%) Aruba
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
10 4 (18.18%) DHCP
10 4 (18.18%) ITIL
10 4 (18.18%) Juniper

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 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 14 (63.64%) WAN
3 11 (50.00%) LAN
4 10 (45.45%) MPLS
4 10 (45.45%) VPN
5 9 (40.91%) VLAN
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (36.36%) NetScaler
7 7 (31.82%) VoIP
8 5 (22.73%) DNS
9 4 (18.18%) DHCP
9 4 (18.18%) Wireless
10 3 (13.64%) BGP
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
10 3 (13.64%) OSPF
11 2 (9.09%) Broadband
11 2 (9.09%) SMS
11 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
11 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (31.82%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 7 (31.82%) BBC
2 7 (31.82%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 7 (31.82%) Network Design
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Network Management
4 3 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.55%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (4.55%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) CCNP
1 17 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (63.64%) CCNA
3 8 (36.36%) CCIE
4 7 (31.82%) CCDP
5 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) HP ASE
6 3 (13.64%) HP MASE
6 3 (13.64%) JNCIP
7 2 (9.09%) JNCIS
8 1 (4.55%) CCSE
8 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (31.82%) Palo Alto
3 7 (31.82%) Rackspace
3 7 (31.82%) Virgin Media
4 5 (22.73%) Aruba
5 4 (18.18%) Fortinet
5 4 (18.18%) Juniper
5 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
6 3 (13.64%) F5
6 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 2 (9.09%) BT
7 2 (9.09%) Citrix
8 1 (4.55%) Apple
8 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
8 1 (4.55%) HP
8 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.55%) Ubiquiti
8 1 (4.55%) Veeam