Period
to 13 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

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

Network Engineer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 128 141
Rank change year-on-year +6 +13 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 34 44 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.36% 1.53% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.57% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 39
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,300 £20,600 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £63,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,413 2,801 3,046
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.56% 97.32% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,024 2,283 2,555
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer 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 in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe -6 12 £34,000 -24.86% 1
Milton Keynes +7 8 £40,000 +11.11% 7
Buckingham - 2 £32,500 -
Chesham - 2 £15,000 -
Network Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (64.71%) Firewall
3 19 (55.88%) Cisco
4 17 (50.00%) CCNA
5 15 (44.12%) CCNP
6 11 (32.35%) MPLS
6 11 (32.35%) SLA
6 11 (32.35%) WAN
6 11 (32.35%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (29.41%) Wireless
8 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (20.59%) LAN
9 7 (20.59%) VPN
9 7 (20.59%) Juniper
9 7 (20.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
10 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
10 6 (17.65%) xDSL
10 6 (17.65%) Fortinet
10 6 (17.65%) BGP
10 6 (17.65%) IPsec
10 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
10 6 (17.65%) TACACS
10 6 (17.65%) Ethernet
10 6 (17.65%) ATM
10 6 (17.65%) DMVPN
11 5 (14.71%) Palo Alto
11 5 (14.71%) Python
11 5 (14.71%) Linux

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) Smallworld
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) MPLS
2 11 (32.35%) WAN
3 10 (29.41%) Wireless
4 7 (20.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (20.59%) LAN
4 7 (20.59%) VPN
5 6 (17.65%) ATM
5 6 (17.65%) BGP
5 6 (17.65%) DMVPN
5 6 (17.65%) Ethernet
5 6 (17.65%) IPsec
5 6 (17.65%) TACACS
5 6 (17.65%) xDSL
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (11.76%) Cisco Firepower
7 4 (11.76%) Network Security
7 4 (11.76%) OSPF
7 4 (11.76%) VoIP
8 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) French Language
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) German Language
3 3 (8.82%) Italian Language
4 2 (5.88%) Electronics
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) LAMP
1 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) Change Management
3 4 (11.76%) Network Management
3 4 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (8.82%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
4 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (5.88%) Business Development
5 2 (5.88%) Email Marketing
5 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.94%) ITSM
6 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.94%) Network Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Open Source
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) Perl
1 5 (14.71%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (50.00%) CCNA
3 15 (44.12%) CCNP
4 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 5 (14.71%) Degree
6 4 (11.76%) CCVP
7 2 (5.88%) CCIE
7 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (5.88%) NVQ Level 3
8 1 (2.94%) CCENT
8 1 (2.94%) MCP
8 1 (2.94%) MCSA
8 1 (2.94%) MCSE
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) pfSense
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Ansible
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.94%) Munin
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
1 1 (2.94%) Netcool
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
1 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Cisco
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) Juniper
4 6 (17.65%) Fortinet
5 5 (14.71%) F5
5 5 (14.71%) Palo Alto
6 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 4 (11.76%) Meraki
6 4 (11.76%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.88%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (2.94%) BMC
8 1 (2.94%) Google
8 1 (2.94%) jetNEXUS
8 1 (2.94%) Mitel
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.94%) Veeam
8 1 (2.94%) VMware