The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 91 108 98
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 31 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.59% 0.80% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 0.84% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 24
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £36,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1854 1788 1817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.98% 95.61% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1499 1499
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 14 £51,250 +35.76%
High Wycombe -6 7 £52,500 +25.00%
Marlow - 1 £67,500 -
Amersham - 1 £37,500 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £40,000 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title.

1 45 (73.77%) Cisco
2 38 (62.30%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (54.10%) CCNP
4 28 (45.90%) Firewall
5 27 (44.26%) Network Security
6 22 (36.07%) CheckPoint
7 20 (32.79%) Telecoms
8 17 (27.87%) LAN
9 16 (26.23%) WAN
9 16 (26.23%) CCNA
9 16 (26.23%) MPLS
10 15 (24.59%) Juniper
11 11 (18.03%) DWDM
11 11 (18.03%) Network Design
11 11 (18.03%) Network Planning
12 10 (16.39%) CCDA
12 10 (16.39%) OSPF
12 10 (16.39%) BGP
13 9 (14.75%) GSM
13 9 (14.75%) Wireless
14 8 (13.11%) CCDP
14 8 (13.11%) CCSA
15 7 (11.48%) Windows
15 7 (11.48%) SDH
15 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
15 7 (11.48%) VPN
15 7 (11.48%) F5
15 7 (11.48%) Capacity Management
16 6 (9.84%) CCIE
16 6 (9.84%) CCIP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.90%) Firewall
2 27 (44.26%) Network Security
3 17 (27.87%) LAN
4 16 (26.23%) WAN
4 16 (26.23%) MPLS
5 11 (18.03%) DWDM
6 10 (16.39%) OSPF
6 10 (16.39%) BGP
7 9 (14.75%) Wireless
7 9 (14.75%) GSM
8 7 (11.48%) SDH
8 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
8 7 (11.48%) VPN
9 6 (9.84%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (8.20%) Junos
10 5 (8.20%) SNMP
10 5 (8.20%) VoIP
10 5 (8.20%) NetScreen
11 4 (6.56%) VLAN
11 4 (6.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (32.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Games
2 2 (3.28%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.64%) EPoS
2 1 (1.64%) SecurID
2 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) CentOS
3 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Network Design
1 11 (18.03%) Network Planning
2 7 (11.48%) Capacity Management
3 6 (9.84%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.20%) Network Architecture
4 5 (8.20%) Network Management
5 3 (4.92%) Project Management
5 3 (4.92%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.28%) Migration
6 2 (3.28%) ITIL
6 2 (3.28%) DNA
6 2 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.28%) Information Security
6 2 (3.28%) Change Control
7 1 (1.64%) Database Security
7 1 (1.64%) SIEM
7 1 (1.64%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.64%) Time Management
7 1 (1.64%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) C
2 2 (3.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (62.30%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (54.10%) CCNP
3 16 (26.23%) CCNA
4 10 (16.39%) CCDA
5 8 (13.11%) CCDP
5 8 (13.11%) CCSA
6 6 (9.84%) CCSE
6 6 (9.84%) JNCIA
6 6 (9.84%) CCIP
6 6 (9.84%) CCIE
7 4 (6.56%) CISSP
7 4 (6.56%) Degree
8 3 (4.92%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.64%) GIAC
9 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.64%) MCITP
9 1 (1.64%) CEH
9 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.64%) Netcool
2 1 (1.64%) Nagios
2 1 (1.64%) Zenoss
2 1 (1.64%) OpenView
Vendors
1 45 (73.77%) Cisco
2 22 (36.07%) CheckPoint
3 15 (24.59%) Juniper
4 7 (11.48%) F5
5 5 (8.20%) Aruba
5 5 (8.20%) VMware
6 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.28%) HP
7 2 (3.28%) Cramer
7 2 (3.28%) Blue Coat