Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 68 83
Rank change year-on-year +33 +15 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 93 55 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.98% 3.25% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 3.34% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 94 54 61
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -23.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £32,650 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1520 1649 2120
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.75% 97.52% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1282 1412 1871
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,973 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

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

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Wiltshire 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
Salisbury +1 61 £45,000 -5.26%
Swindon +7 19 £33,750 +3.85%
Corsham +6 8 £35,000 -7.89%
Chippenham - 2 - -
Network Engineer
South West

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

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 Wiltshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 74 (79.57%) Cisco Certification
1 74 (79.57%) Security Cleared
2 65 (69.89%) DV Cleared
3 61 (65.59%) Root Cause Analysis
4 58 (62.37%) Cisco
5 57 (61.29%) LAN
5 57 (61.29%) WAN
6 53 (56.99%) SC Cleared
7 48 (51.61%) CCNA
8 44 (47.31%) VMware
8 44 (47.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 44 (47.31%) Network Monitoring
9 41 (44.09%) Opsview
9 41 (44.09%) Nagios
10 40 (43.01%) Cisco Nexus
11 39 (41.94%) Cisco LMS
11 39 (41.94%) NX-OS
11 39 (41.94%) Security Patching
11 39 (41.94%) Capacity Management
11 39 (41.94%) Incident Management
11 39 (41.94%) Service Management
11 39 (41.94%) SLA
11 39 (41.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 34 (36.56%) Microsoft
12 34 (36.56%) Firewall
13 30 (32.26%) TCP/IP
14 28 (30.11%) BGP
15 27 (29.03%) EIGRP
15 27 (29.03%) Windows
15 27 (29.03%) DNS

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) SaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (61.29%) LAN
1 57 (61.29%) WAN
2 40 (43.01%) Cisco Nexus
3 39 (41.94%) NX-OS
4 34 (36.56%) Firewall
5 30 (32.26%) TCP/IP
6 28 (30.11%) BGP
7 27 (29.03%) DNS
7 27 (29.03%) EIGRP
7 27 (29.03%) Network Security
8 26 (27.96%) Cisco IOS
9 25 (26.88%) DHCP
9 25 (26.88%) Wireshark
10 22 (23.66%) DMZ
10 22 (23.66%) FTP
10 22 (23.66%) HTTP
10 22 (23.66%) SMTP
10 22 (23.66%) X.400
11 18 (19.35%) VoIP
12 6 (6.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (41.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (2.15%) Advertising
2 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (23.66%) CESG
3 3 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.03%) Windows
2 26 (27.96%) Linux
3 15 (16.13%) Unix
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (65.59%) Root Cause Analysis
2 44 (47.31%) Network Monitoring
3 39 (41.94%) Capacity Management
3 39 (41.94%) Incident Management
3 39 (41.94%) Security Patching
3 39 (41.94%) Service Management
4 25 (26.88%) ITIL
5 22 (23.66%) Infrastructure Management
5 22 (23.66%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (4.30%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.30%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.30%) Patch Management
6 4 (4.30%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.30%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.15%) Network Design
8 2 (2.15%) Proactive Monitoring
9 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.08%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.88%) Python
2 4 (4.30%) SQL
3 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (79.57%) Cisco Certification
1 74 (79.57%) Security Cleared
2 65 (69.89%) DV Cleared
3 53 (56.99%) SC Cleared
4 48 (51.61%) CCNA
5 25 (26.88%) CCNP
6 22 (23.66%) CISSP
6 22 (23.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.15%) CCENT
9 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (41.94%) SLA
2 3 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (47.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (23.66%) vSphere
3 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 41 (44.09%) Nagios
1 41 (44.09%) Opsview
2 39 (41.94%) Cisco LMS
3 14 (15.05%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (4.30%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 58 (62.37%) Cisco
2 44 (47.31%) VMware
3 34 (36.56%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.68%) Juniper
5 4 (4.30%) F5
5 4 (4.30%) Symantec
6 3 (3.23%) Blue Coat
6 3 (3.23%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.15%) HP
8 1 (1.08%) Aruba
8 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.08%) IBM
8 1 (1.08%) McAfee
8 1 (1.08%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.08%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.08%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.08%) Ubiquiti