The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Network Engineer
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 7 25
Rank change year-on-year -8 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 4 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 5.56% 22.06% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 22.06% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 7
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +107.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. 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
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 71 68 119
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 98.61% 100.00% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 58 63 110
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Maidstone

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Maidstone

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Maidstone over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Maidstone

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Maidstone region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) CCIE
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 3 (42.86%) LAN
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) CCSP
5 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
5 3 (42.86%) F5
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 3 (42.86%) CCIE Service Provider
6 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
6 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
6 2 (28.57%) HSRP
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (28.57%) MPLS
6 2 (28.57%) BGP
6 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 2 (28.57%) IPsec
7 1 (14.29%) Finance

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) HSRP
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) DMVPN
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) RSVP
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) VRRP
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCIE
3 3 (42.86%) CCIE Service Provider
3 3 (42.86%) CCSP
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds