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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 95 100 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 38 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.80% 1.50% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 1.58% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 30
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £46,050 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
2031 1835 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.21% 95.08% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1504 1496
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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
High Wycombe -4 17 £52,500 +23.52%
Milton Keynes -1 14 £52,500 +48.95% 1
Marlow - 2 £67,500 -
Amersham - 1 £37,500 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 41 (73.21%) Cisco
2 36 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (50.00%) CCNP
4 26 (46.43%) Firewall
4 26 (46.43%) Network Security
5 25 (44.64%) LAN
6 23 (41.07%) Telecoms
7 19 (33.93%) WAN
8 18 (32.14%) CheckPoint
8 18 (32.14%) Network Design
9 16 (28.57%) CCDA
10 15 (26.79%) Juniper
11 14 (25.00%) CCNA
11 14 (25.00%) CCDP
12 11 (19.64%) Aruba
13 10 (17.86%) F5
13 10 (17.86%) CCIE
14 9 (16.07%) Wireless
14 9 (16.07%) OSPF
14 9 (16.07%) BGP
15 8 (14.29%) MPLS
15 8 (14.29%) VPN
16 7 (12.50%) CCIP
17 6 (10.71%) WLAN
17 6 (10.71%) Windows
17 6 (10.71%) JNCIA
18 5 (8.93%) Load Balancing
18 5 (8.93%) VMware
18 5 (8.93%) Junos
18 5 (8.93%) Network Architecture

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (46.43%) Firewall
1 26 (46.43%) Network Security
2 25 (44.64%) LAN
3 19 (33.93%) WAN
4 9 (16.07%) Wireless
4 9 (16.07%) OSPF
4 9 (16.07%) BGP
5 8 (14.29%) MPLS
5 8 (14.29%) VPN
6 6 (10.71%) WLAN
7 5 (8.93%) NetScreen
7 5 (8.93%) Junos
8 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (7.14%) DWDM
8 4 (7.14%) SNMP
8 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
8 4 (7.14%) GSM
9 3 (5.36%) EIGRP
9 3 (5.36%) BIG-IP
9 3 (5.36%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (41.07%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Network Design
2 5 (8.93%) Load Balancing
2 5 (8.93%) Network Architecture
3 4 (7.14%) Network Planning
3 4 (7.14%) Network Management
4 2 (3.57%) Change Control
4 2 (3.57%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (3.57%) Information Security
5 1 (1.79%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.79%) Database Security
5 1 (1.79%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.79%) SIEM
5 1 (1.79%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (1.79%) DNA
5 1 (1.79%) Project Management
5 1 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.79%) Time Management
5 1 (1.79%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (50.00%) CCNP
3 16 (28.57%) CCDA
4 14 (25.00%) CCDP
4 14 (25.00%) CCNA
5 10 (17.86%) CCIE
6 7 (12.50%) CCIP
7 6 (10.71%) JNCIA
8 4 (7.14%) Degree
8 4 (7.14%) CISSP
9 3 (5.36%) CCSA
10 2 (3.57%) CCSE
11 1 (1.79%) CEH
11 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.79%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.79%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (73.21%) Cisco
2 18 (32.14%) CheckPoint
3 15 (26.79%) Juniper
4 11 (19.64%) Aruba
5 10 (17.86%) F5
6 5 (8.93%) VMware
6 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Cramer
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Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £55k to £60k
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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