Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £37,750 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 185 153
Rank change year-on-year +12 -32 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 152 167 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.54% 1.49% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.52% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 136 144 228
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,750 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.21% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,825 £29,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% -4.26% +10.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9604 10965 12823
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 97.91% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8062 9270 10513
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire +18 123 £37,500 -16.67% 4
North Yorkshire +24 22 £40,000 +33.33%
South Yorkshire -13 4 £30,000 -42.31%
East Yorkshire -5 3 £27,500 -
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 128 (84.21%) Cisco
2 116 (76.32%) Cisco Certification
3 107 (70.39%) Firewall
4 93 (61.18%) CCNA
5 89 (58.55%) CCNP
6 58 (38.16%) WAN
7 53 (34.87%) VMware
8 50 (32.89%) ITIL
9 48 (31.58%) BGP
10 47 (30.92%) LAN
11 46 (30.26%) Load Balancing
12 41 (26.97%) Cisco ASA
13 39 (25.66%) Microsoft
14 38 (25.00%) VoIP
14 38 (25.00%) OSPF
15 35 (23.03%) Wireless
16 34 (22.37%) MPLS
17 33 (21.71%) F5
17 33 (21.71%) Data Centre
18 32 (21.05%) Network Security
19 31 (20.39%) Avaya
19 31 (20.39%) Windows
20 30 (19.74%) CCIE
20 30 (19.74%) VPN
20 30 (19.74%) Finance
20 30 (19.74%) Root Cause Analysis
20 30 (19.74%) Cisco Nexus
21 29 (19.08%) CCDA
22 28 (18.42%) Problem Management
23 26 (17.11%) VLAN

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (3.29%) CMS
2 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.32%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.66%) Apache
3 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) IaaS
1 2 (1.32%) PaaS
1 2 (1.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 107 (70.39%) Firewall
2 58 (38.16%) WAN
3 48 (31.58%) BGP
4 47 (30.92%) LAN
5 41 (26.97%) Cisco ASA
6 38 (25.00%) OSPF
6 38 (25.00%) VoIP
7 35 (23.03%) Wireless
8 34 (22.37%) MPLS
9 32 (21.05%) Network Security
10 30 (19.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 30 (19.74%) VPN
11 26 (17.11%) VLAN
12 16 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
12 16 (10.53%) DNS
13 13 (8.55%) EIGRP
13 13 (8.55%) Ethernet
13 13 (8.55%) Spanning Tree
14 12 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (6.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (19.74%) Finance
2 10 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.29%) Retail
4 3 (1.97%) Marketing
5 2 (1.32%) Games
6 1 (0.66%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.66%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.66%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.71%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.55%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.32%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.66%) EPoS
5 1 (0.66%) iPad
5 1 (0.66%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.39%) Windows
2 23 (15.13%) Linux
3 11 (7.24%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.97%) Unix
7 1 (0.66%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.89%) ITIL
2 46 (30.26%) Load Balancing
3 30 (19.74%) Root Cause Analysis
4 28 (18.42%) Problem Management
5 19 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (10.53%) High Availability
7 15 (9.87%) Network Management
8 10 (6.58%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (6.58%) Presales
9 9 (5.92%) Fault Analysis
9 9 (5.92%) ITSM
10 8 (5.26%) Capacity Management
10 8 (5.26%) Network Design
10 8 (5.26%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.61%) Change Management
11 7 (4.61%) Network Architecture
12 6 (3.95%) Network Optimisation
13 5 (3.29%) Release Management
14 4 (2.63%) Integration Testing
14 4 (2.63%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.63%) SQL
2 1 (0.66%) Perl
2 1 (0.66%) PHP
2 1 (0.66%) Python
2 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 116 (76.32%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (61.18%) CCNA
3 89 (58.55%) CCNP
4 30 (19.74%) CCIE
5 29 (19.08%) CCDA
6 12 (7.89%) Security Cleared
7 11 (7.24%) CCSA
7 11 (7.24%) CCSP
7 11 (7.24%) JNCIA
7 11 (7.24%) SC Cleared
8 10 (6.58%) CCIP
8 10 (6.58%) CCSE
8 10 (6.58%) JNCIP
9 7 (4.61%) Degree
10 3 (1.97%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.97%) MCSE
10 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.32%) CCDP
11 2 (1.32%) EMCIE
11 2 (1.32%) EMCTA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.97%) vSphere
4 1 (0.66%) Firmware
4 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.66%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (0.66%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (3.29%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.32%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.32%) SmoothWall
2 2 (1.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 128 (84.21%) Cisco
2 53 (34.87%) VMware
3 39 (25.66%) Microsoft
4 33 (21.71%) F5
5 31 (20.39%) Avaya
6 26 (17.11%) Genesys
6 26 (17.11%) Verint
7 25 (16.45%) Juniper
8 19 (12.50%) CheckPoint
9 17 (11.18%) Palo Alto
10 13 (8.55%) Aruba
10 13 (8.55%) Brocade
11 12 (7.89%) HP
12 11 (7.24%) Citrix
12 11 (7.24%) Meraki
13 9 (5.92%) Dell
13 9 (5.92%) Extreme Networks
13 9 (5.92%) Fortinet
13 9 (5.92%) Ubiquiti
14 5 (3.29%) SolarWinds