Period
to 17 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 125 131
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 25 41 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.10% 1.48% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.52% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 41
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £55,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.60% +11.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2,174 2,701 2,853
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.48% 97.47% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,747 2,158 2,408
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £62,725
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 0 7 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Milton Keynes -5 5 £59,750 +49.38% 4
Chesham - 2 £15,000 -
Marlow +16 1 £57,500 -8.00% 1
Buckingham - 1 - -
Network Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (68.00%) Cisco
2 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (52.00%) Firewall
4 12 (48.00%) CCNA
5 11 (44.00%) CCNP
5 11 (44.00%) WAN
6 7 (28.00%) LAN
6 7 (28.00%) SLA
6 7 (28.00%) MPLS
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (24.00%) F5
7 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (24.00%) Wireless
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (24.00%) Python
8 5 (20.00%) Juniper
8 5 (20.00%) Palo Alto
8 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (16.00%) Riverbed
9 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (16.00%) Fortinet
9 4 (16.00%) Network Security
9 4 (16.00%) Meraki
9 4 (16.00%) Cisco Firepower
9 4 (16.00%) Change Management

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 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 11 (44.00%) WAN
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (28.00%) LAN
3 7 (28.00%) MPLS
4 6 (24.00%) Wireless
5 4 (16.00%) BGP
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco Firepower
5 4 (16.00%) Network Security
6 3 (12.00%) DHCP
6 3 (12.00%) DNS
6 3 (12.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) DMVPN
7 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (8.00%) IPsec
7 2 (8.00%) OSPF
7 2 (8.00%) TACACS
7 2 (8.00%) VLAN
7 2 (8.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) GIS
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) French Language
3 2 (8.00%) German Language
3 2 (8.00%) Italian Language
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.00%) Business Development
5 2 (8.00%) Email Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.00%) ITSM
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) Proactive Management
6 1 (4.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Python
2 4 (16.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (48.00%) CCNA
3 11 (44.00%) CCNP
4 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (16.00%) CCVP
6 2 (8.00%) CCIE
6 2 (8.00%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (4.00%) CCENT
7 1 (4.00%) Degree
7 1 (4.00%) MCP
7 1 (4.00%) MCSA
7 1 (4.00%) MCSE
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.00%) Netcool
2 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) F5
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) Juniper
3 5 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (16.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (16.00%) Meraki
4 4 (16.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) jetNEXUS
5 1 (4.00%) Mitel
5 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.00%) Splunk