Period
to 17 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Engineer
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 45 49
Rank change year-on-year -17 +4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 27 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.76% 5.83% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 6.01% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 20
Bracknell median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £42,650
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,450 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -13.64% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bracknell
Permanent vacancies in Bracknell with a recognized job title 688 566 686
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 97.08% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 557 469 539
Bracknell median annual salary £57,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.79% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,300 £71,000 £63,750
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings that featured Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Bracknell

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Bracknell

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Bracknell over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Bracknell

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bracknell region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 21 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (70.37%) CCNP
4 16 (59.26%) CCDP
4 16 (59.26%) CISSP
4 16 (59.26%) SSCP
4 16 (59.26%) GIAC
4 16 (59.26%) CEH
4 16 (59.26%) Network Security
4 16 (59.26%) Security Architecture
5 8 (29.63%) Juniper
6 7 (25.93%) MPLS
6 7 (25.93%) BGP
7 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 5 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) IPv4
8 5 (18.52%) IPv6
9 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
9 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 3 (11.11%) VLAN
9 3 (11.11%) LAN
9 3 (11.11%) CCNA
10 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
10 2 (7.41%) OSPF
10 2 (7.41%) Migration
11 1 (3.70%) Banking
11 1 (3.70%) Altiris
11 1 (3.70%) VPLS
11 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (3.70%) Veeam

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) Network Security
2 7 (25.93%) BGP
2 7 (25.93%) MPLS
3 5 (18.52%) IPv4
3 5 (18.52%) IPv6
4 3 (11.11%) LAN
4 3 (11.11%) VLAN
5 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
5 2 (7.41%) OSPF
6 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.70%) Firewall
6 1 (3.70%) SAN
6 1 (3.70%) SDH
6 1 (3.70%) VPLS
6 1 (3.70%) WAN
6 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.70%) Qlik Sense
General
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) SUSE
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Security Architecture
2 5 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (70.37%) CCNP
3 16 (59.26%) CCDP
3 16 (59.26%) CEH
3 16 (59.26%) CISSP
3 16 (59.26%) GIAC
3 16 (59.26%) SSCP
4 3 (11.11%) CCNA
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) CCIE
5 1 (3.70%) CCIP
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Juniper
3 1 (3.70%) Altiris
3 1 (3.70%) Dot Hill
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Nokia
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.70%) Veeam
3 1 (3.70%) Veritas
3 1 (3.70%) VMware