Period
to 22 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 52 56
Rank change year-on-year -22 +4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.96% 2.85% 4.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 3.00% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 28
Bracknell median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +17.02%

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 688 466 736
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.36% 94.72% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 586 353 605
Bracknell median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £68,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +4.17%

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Bracknell

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (57.14%) CCDP
3 8 (57.14%) CCNP
3 8 (57.14%) SSCP
3 8 (57.14%) CEH
3 8 (57.14%) Network Security
3 8 (57.14%) Security Architecture
3 8 (57.14%) GIAC
3 8 (57.14%) CISSP
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) VLAN
5 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco CME
6 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
6 1 (7.14%) Zscaler
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) SUSE
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (7.14%) Network Design
6 1 (7.14%) Altiris
6 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.14%) Akamai
6 1 (7.14%) Network Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Network Security
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) 2G
4 1 (7.14%) 3G
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) H.323
4 1 (7.14%) HSRP
4 1 (7.14%) LTE
4 1 (7.14%) MGCP
4 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) VRRP
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.14%) Qlik Sense
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) SUSE
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Network Design
2 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCDP
2 8 (57.14%) CCNP
2 8 (57.14%) CEH
2 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 8 (57.14%) GIAC
2 8 (57.14%) SSCP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CME
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Altiris
3 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Dot Hill
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) Prolexic
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Veeam
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas
3 1 (7.14%) Zscaler