The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 92 88 61
Rank change year-on-year -4 -27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 33 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.00% 1.92% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 2.01% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 49
Median salary £42,500 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.57% +10.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1358 1640 1877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.86% 95.63% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 1316 1444
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +8 12 £42,500 +21.42% 2
High Wycombe -8 1 £25,000 -47.36%
Buckingham - 1 £40,000 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (92.68%) Cisco
2 30 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (58.54%) CCNA
4 20 (48.78%) ITIL
5 19 (46.34%) Finance
6 18 (43.90%) IVR
6 18 (43.90%) CCNP
7 16 (39.02%) Cisco CUCM
7 16 (39.02%) Firewall
8 15 (36.59%) Network Monitoring
9 13 (31.71%) WAN
10 11 (26.83%) LAN
10 11 (26.83%) SolarWinds
11 10 (24.39%) Matrix Management
12 8 (19.51%) Network Security
13 7 (17.07%) MPLS
13 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
14 6 (14.63%) Wireless
14 6 (14.63%) Juniper
15 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
15 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
15 5 (12.20%) MS Office
15 5 (12.20%) Windows
16 4 (9.76%) DHCP
16 4 (9.76%) VPN
16 4 (9.76%) DNS
16 4 (9.76%) CCIE
16 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
16 4 (9.76%) Operations Management
16 4 (9.76%) VPLS

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) Firewall
2 13 (31.71%) WAN
3 11 (26.83%) LAN
4 8 (19.51%) Network Security
5 7 (17.07%) MPLS
6 6 (14.63%) Wireless
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (9.76%) DHCP
7 4 (9.76%) DNS
7 4 (9.76%) VPLS
7 4 (9.76%) VPN
8 2 (4.88%) BIG-IP
8 2 (4.88%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (2.44%) BGP
9 1 (2.44%) OSPF
9 1 (2.44%) SAN
9 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) IVR
2 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) BYOD
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) ITIL
2 15 (36.59%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (24.39%) Matrix Management
4 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
4 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (9.76%) Operations Management
4 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.32%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.32%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (7.32%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.88%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (4.88%) Network Design
6 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Service Management
7 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.44%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (58.54%) CCNA
3 18 (43.90%) CCNP
4 4 (9.76%) CCIE
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (92.68%) Cisco
2 11 (26.83%) SolarWinds
3 6 (14.63%) Juniper
4 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
5 4 (9.76%) F5
6 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.32%) Remedy
7 1 (2.44%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (2.44%) Aruba
7 1 (2.44%) Gemalto
7 1 (2.44%) VMware
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