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The median annual salary for a Senior Network Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Work from Home during the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

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

Senior Network Engineer
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 714 573 286
Rank change year-on-year -141 -287 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 145 90 27
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.19% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 135 83 26
10th Percentile £44,700 £41,250 £47,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,900 £52,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% -17.24% -14.71%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £68,750 £83,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +16.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. 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
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 69,644 38,689 8,354
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.45% 93.23% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 42,545 29,699 7,308
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

Senior Network Engineer
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured Senior Network Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Senior Network Engineer trend for jobs with a WFH option

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Senior Network Engineer.

Senior Network Engineer salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Senior Network Engineer over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Senior Network Engineer salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Jobs with a WFH Option

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, Senior Network Engineer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 113 (77.93%) Cisco
2 89 (61.38%) Firewall
3 88 (60.69%) WAN
4 80 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (46.21%) LAN
6 63 (43.45%) VPN
7 55 (37.93%) CCNP
8 50 (34.48%) MPLS
9 47 (32.41%) BGP
10 44 (30.34%) Palo Alto
11 41 (28.28%) Azure
12 39 (26.90%) F5
12 39 (26.90%) Social Skills
13 38 (26.21%) CCIE
14 37 (25.52%) Python
15 36 (24.83%) Fortinet
15 36 (24.83%) Data Centre
16 34 (23.45%) AWS
16 34 (23.45%) Network Security
17 32 (22.07%) Wi-Fi
17 32 (22.07%) TCP/IP
18 31 (21.38%) OSPF
18 31 (21.38%) VMware
19 30 (20.69%) Wireless
19 30 (20.69%) Ansible
20 29 (20.00%) Degree
21 28 (19.31%) CheckPoint
22 27 (18.62%) Change Management
23 26 (17.93%) Network Design
24 24 (16.55%) Cisco ASA

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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:

Applications
1 4 (2.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 41 (28.28%) Azure
2 34 (23.45%) AWS
3 5 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.76%) Lucidchart
5 3 (2.07%) AWS Direct Connect
5 3 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.38%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (0.69%) Akamai
7 1 (0.69%) Azure App Service
7 1 (0.69%) Azure Key Vault
7 1 (0.69%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.69%) GCP
7 1 (0.69%) IaaS
7 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (61.38%) Firewall
2 88 (60.69%) WAN
3 67 (46.21%) LAN
4 63 (43.45%) VPN
5 50 (34.48%) MPLS
6 47 (32.41%) BGP
7 34 (23.45%) Network Security
8 32 (22.07%) TCP/IP
8 32 (22.07%) Wi-Fi
9 31 (21.38%) OSPF
10 30 (20.69%) Wireless
11 24 (16.55%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (15.17%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (11.03%) Cisco Firepower
14 14 (9.66%) WLAN
15 13 (8.97%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (8.97%) SD-WAN
16 12 (8.28%) Cisco ISE
16 12 (8.28%) DNS
17 9 (6.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (4.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.45%) GitLab
2 5 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.69%) JIRA
3 1 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (26.90%) Social Skills
2 20 (13.79%) Finance
3 18 (12.41%) Presentation Skills
4 13 (8.97%) Telecoms
5 11 (7.59%) Public Sector
6 7 (4.83%) Electronics
6 7 (4.83%) Legal
6 7 (4.83%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.83%) Marketing
7 5 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.76%) Advertising
9 3 (2.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 3 (2.07%) Retail
10 2 (1.38%) Banking
10 2 (1.38%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.69%) Games
11 1 (0.69%) Law
11 1 (0.69%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.14%) JSON
1 6 (4.14%) XML
2 1 (0.69%) Kafka
2 1 (0.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.83%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (2.76%) IVR
4 3 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.07%) PKI
4 3 (2.07%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.38%) CMDB
5 2 (1.38%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.69%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.69%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.21%) Linux
2 7 (4.83%) Windows
3 2 (1.38%) CentOS
3 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.62%) Change Management
2 26 (17.93%) Network Design
3 23 (15.86%) Load Balancing
4 22 (15.17%) Network Management
4 22 (15.17%) Network Virtualisation
5 17 (11.72%) ITIL
6 14 (9.66%) Agile
6 14 (9.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (8.28%) Capacity Management
7 12 (8.28%) Incident Management
8 10 (6.90%) DevOps
8 10 (6.90%) Infrastructure as Code
9 9 (6.21%) Break/Fix
9 9 (6.21%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (6.21%) Project Delivery
10 8 (5.52%) Migration
10 8 (5.52%) Security Monitoring
11 7 (4.83%) Configuration Management
11 7 (4.83%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (4.83%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.52%) Python
2 1 (0.69%) Bash
2 1 (0.69%) Perl
2 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 80 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (37.93%) CCNP
3 38 (26.21%) CCIE
4 29 (20.00%) Degree
5 22 (15.17%) Security Cleared
6 21 (14.48%) CCNA
6 21 (14.48%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.07%) CCDP
7 3 (2.07%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.38%) CCDA
8 2 (1.38%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.69%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) SLA
2 4 (2.76%) GDPR
3 1 (0.69%) NCSC
3 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (13.10%) VMware NSX
3 9 (6.21%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.07%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 30 (20.69%) Ansible
2 9 (6.21%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (4.83%) Terraform
4 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (2.07%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.38%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.38%) SCCM
6 2 (1.38%) SCOM
6 2 (1.38%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.69%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 113 (77.93%) Cisco
2 44 (30.34%) Palo Alto
3 39 (26.90%) F5
4 36 (24.83%) Fortinet
5 31 (21.38%) VMware
6 28 (19.31%) CheckPoint
7 20 (13.79%) Juniper
8 18 (12.41%) Citrix
9 17 (11.72%) Meraki
10 15 (10.34%) SolarWinds
11 12 (8.28%) Microsoft
12 11 (7.59%) Aruba
13 9 (6.21%) Extreme Networks
14 7 (4.83%) Dell
14 7 (4.83%) Forcepoint
14 7 (4.83%) Ruckus Wireless
14 7 (4.83%) SAP
14 7 (4.83%) SonicWALL
15 6 (4.14%) Zscaler
16 5 (3.45%) Infoblox