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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 67 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 73 38 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.31% 1.66% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 1.77% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 50 33 31
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -1.25%
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
2100 2146 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.19% 93.51% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 1628 1712
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +22 46 £45,000 +16.12% 2
High Wycombe -5 7 £60,000 +71.42%
Marlow - 2 £32,000 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 92 (74.19%) Cisco
2 79 (63.71%) Cisco Certification
3 68 (54.84%) CCNP
4 67 (54.03%) Wireless
5 61 (49.19%) LAN
6 57 (45.97%) Firewall
7 46 (37.10%) WAN
8 35 (28.23%) VPN
8 35 (28.23%) CheckPoint
9 26 (20.97%) Load Balancing
9 26 (20.97%) DNS
10 24 (19.35%) Juniper
10 24 (19.35%) Telecoms
11 22 (17.74%) Network Security
11 22 (17.74%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (16.94%) F5
12 21 (16.94%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (15.32%) CCSE
13 19 (15.32%) TCP/IP
14 17 (13.71%) Linux
15 16 (12.90%) CCSA
15 16 (12.90%) IPsec
15 16 (12.90%) VLAN
16 15 (12.10%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (12.10%) OSPF
16 15 (12.10%) Cisco Prime
17 14 (11.29%) WAN Optimisation
17 14 (11.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 14 (11.29%) BGP
17 14 (11.29%) CCNA

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 8 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 67 (54.03%) Wireless
2 61 (49.19%) LAN
3 57 (45.97%) Firewall
4 46 (37.10%) WAN
5 35 (28.23%) VPN
6 26 (20.97%) DNS
7 22 (17.74%) Network Security
7 22 (17.74%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (16.94%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (15.32%) TCP/IP
10 16 (12.90%) IPsec
10 16 (12.90%) VLAN
11 15 (12.10%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (12.10%) OSPF
12 14 (11.29%) BGP
12 14 (11.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 13 (10.48%) DHCP
14 12 (9.68%) DSL
15 10 (8.06%) Intrusion Detection
16 8 (6.45%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.03%) Finance
3 2 (1.61%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Automotive
4 1 (0.81%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.68%) e-Health
2 9 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.03%) Open Source
6 4 (3.23%) User Experience
7 2 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.71%) Linux
2 7 (5.65%) Windows
3 1 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.97%) Load Balancing
2 14 (11.29%) WAN Optimisation
3 10 (8.06%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (5.65%) Network Management
4 7 (5.65%) Network Architecture
4 7 (5.65%) Network Design
4 7 (5.65%) ITIL
5 5 (4.03%) Incident Management
5 5 (4.03%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.23%) Information Security
6 4 (3.23%) Project Management
6 4 (3.23%) Service Management
6 4 (3.23%) Change Management
6 4 (3.23%) SIEM
6 4 (3.23%) Change Control
6 4 (3.23%) Capacity Management
6 4 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (3.23%) Database Security
7 3 (2.42%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.42%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (63.71%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (54.84%) CCNP
3 19 (15.32%) CCSE
4 16 (12.90%) CCSA
5 14 (11.29%) CCNA
5 14 (11.29%) Degree
6 12 (9.68%) CCIE
7 11 (8.87%) Security Cleared
8 9 (7.26%) JNCIA
9 8 (6.45%) CCDP
10 6 (4.84%) CWNA
11 4 (3.23%) GIAC
11 4 (3.23%) CISSP
11 4 (3.23%) CEH
11 4 (3.23%) DV Cleared
12 3 (2.42%) CCDA
13 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.61%) JNCIS
14 1 (0.81%) JNCIP
14 1 (0.81%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.42%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.61%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (0.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (12.10%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (9.68%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.61%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.61%) Nagios
4 1 (0.81%) Cacti
Vendors
1 92 (74.19%) Cisco
2 35 (28.23%) CheckPoint
3 24 (19.35%) Juniper
4 21 (16.94%) F5
5 14 (11.29%) Riverbed
5 14 (11.29%) SolarWinds
6 12 (9.68%) CA
6 12 (9.68%) HP
7 9 (7.26%) Microsoft
8 8 (6.45%) VMware
9 6 (4.84%) Radware
10 5 (4.03%) Blue Coat
11 4 (3.23%) Google
12 3 (2.42%) Aruba
13 2 (1.61%) Citrix
14 1 (0.81%) Dialogic