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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 53 90 92
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 49 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.01% 1.03% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.25% 1.13% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1152 1155 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.27% 91.59% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 876 918 992
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 55 (76.39%) Cisco
2 44 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (58.33%) Wireless
4 40 (55.56%) CCNP
5 38 (52.78%) LAN
6 28 (38.89%) WAN
6 28 (38.89%) Firewall
7 21 (29.17%) CheckPoint
8 19 (26.39%) Juniper
8 19 (26.39%) Load Balancing
9 18 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (22.22%) CCSA
10 16 (22.22%) VPN
11 15 (20.83%) Cisco Prime
12 12 (16.67%) HP
12 12 (16.67%) VLAN
13 11 (15.28%) CCSE
13 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
14 10 (13.89%) Degree
14 10 (13.89%) Riverbed
14 10 (13.89%) SolarWinds
14 10 (13.89%) Linux
15 9 (12.50%) CA
15 9 (12.50%) DSL
15 9 (12.50%) e-Health
15 9 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
16 8 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
16 8 (11.11%) F5

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 42 (58.33%) Wireless
2 38 (52.78%) LAN
3 28 (38.89%) WAN
3 28 (38.89%) Firewall
4 18 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (22.22%) VPN
6 12 (16.67%) VLAN
7 9 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (12.50%) DSL
8 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
9 6 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (8.33%) Network Security
9 6 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 6 (8.33%) DHCP
9 6 (8.33%) DNS
9 6 (8.33%) Internet
9 6 (8.33%) 802.11
9 6 (8.33%) OSPF
9 6 (8.33%) BGP
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) e-Health
2 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.94%) Open Source
4 3 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Linux
2 8 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Load Balancing
2 8 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
3 6 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (8.33%) ITIL
4 4 (5.56%) Project Management
4 4 (5.56%) Network Management
5 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.17%) Change Management
6 2 (2.78%) Change Control
6 2 (2.78%) Fault Management
7 1 (1.39%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 44 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (55.56%) CCNP
3 16 (22.22%) CCSA
4 11 (15.28%) CCSE
4 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
5 10 (13.89%) Degree
6 7 (9.72%) JNCIA
6 7 (9.72%) CCNA
7 6 (8.33%) CWNA
8 5 (6.94%) CCDP
9 4 (5.56%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.39%) CCIE
11 1 (1.39%) CCVP
11 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (20.83%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 55 (76.39%) Cisco
2 21 (29.17%) CheckPoint
3 19 (26.39%) Juniper
4 12 (16.67%) HP
5 10 (13.89%) Riverbed
5 10 (13.89%) SolarWinds
6 9 (12.50%) CA
7 8 (11.11%) F5
8 6 (8.33%) Radware
9 4 (5.56%) Google
10 2 (2.78%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.78%) Citrix
10 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.39%) Dialogic