The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 66 88 100
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 46 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.36% 0.92% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 1.00% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 6
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -10.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -1.25%
Network Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1311 1205 1221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.62% 92.41% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 952 1069
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £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 Milton Keynes

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 56 (73.68%) Cisco
2 49 (64.47%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (64.47%) Wireless
3 46 (60.53%) CCNP
4 45 (59.21%) LAN
5 32 (42.11%) WAN
6 29 (38.16%) Firewall
7 24 (31.58%) CheckPoint
8 23 (30.26%) Load Balancing
9 21 (27.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (25.00%) Juniper
10 19 (25.00%) VPN
11 16 (21.05%) VLAN
11 16 (21.05%) CCSA
12 15 (19.74%) Cisco Prime
13 14 (18.42%) Riverbed
13 14 (18.42%) SolarWinds
14 12 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (15.79%) e-Health
14 12 (15.79%) CA
14 12 (15.79%) DSL
14 12 (15.79%) HP
14 12 (15.79%) WAN Optimisation
14 12 (15.79%) CA Spectrum
15 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
15 11 (14.47%) CCSE
16 10 (13.16%) Degree
16 10 (13.16%) Linux
17 9 (11.84%) CCNA
17 9 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Communications & Networking
1 49 (64.47%) Wireless
2 45 (59.21%) LAN
3 32 (42.11%) WAN
4 29 (38.16%) Firewall
5 21 (27.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 19 (25.00%) VPN
7 16 (21.05%) VLAN
8 12 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (15.79%) DSL
9 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
10 6 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (7.89%) Network Security
10 6 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (7.89%) DHCP
10 6 (7.89%) DNS
10 6 (7.89%) Internet
10 6 (7.89%) 802.11
10 6 (7.89%) OSPF
10 6 (7.89%) BGP
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) e-Health
2 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.58%) Open Source
4 2 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.16%) Linux
2 7 (9.21%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Load Balancing
2 12 (15.79%) WAN Optimisation
3 6 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (7.89%) ITIL
4 4 (5.26%) Project Management
4 4 (5.26%) Network Management
5 3 (3.95%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.95%) Change Management
6 2 (2.63%) Change Control
6 2 (2.63%) Fault Management
7 1 (1.32%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 49 (64.47%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (60.53%) CCNP
3 16 (21.05%) CCSA
4 11 (14.47%) CCSE
4 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
5 10 (13.16%) Degree
6 9 (11.84%) CCNA
7 7 (9.21%) JNCIA
8 6 (7.89%) CWNA
9 5 (6.58%) CCDP
10 4 (5.26%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.32%) CCIE
12 1 (1.32%) CCVP
Systems Management
1 15 (19.74%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (15.79%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.32%) Cacti
Vendors
1 56 (73.68%) Cisco
2 24 (31.58%) CheckPoint
3 19 (25.00%) Juniper
4 14 (18.42%) Riverbed
4 14 (18.42%) SolarWinds
5 12 (15.79%) CA
5 12 (15.79%) HP
6 8 (10.53%) F5
7 6 (7.89%) Radware
8 4 (5.26%) Google
9 2 (2.63%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.63%) Citrix
10 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.32%) Dialogic