Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Network Engineer
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 111 96
Rank change year-on-year 0 -15 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 19 20 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.15% 1.20% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.22% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 57
Milton Keynes median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -20.00% +9.89%
10th Percentile £27,500 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,500 £56,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1588 1641 2592
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.13% 98.15% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1202 1436 2166
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,750 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (42.11%) VoIP
4 7 (36.84%) LAN
4 7 (36.84%) CCNP
5 6 (31.58%) MPLS
6 5 (26.32%) DNS
7 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (21.05%) Juniper
7 4 (21.05%) CCNA
7 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 4 (21.05%) VPN
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) Network Management
7 4 (21.05%) PABX
7 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
7 4 (21.05%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (21.05%) Innovative Thinking
7 4 (21.05%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (15.79%) WLAN
8 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.79%) SSL

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
1 10 (52.63%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) VoIP
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
4 6 (31.58%) MPLS
5 5 (26.32%) DNS
6 4 (21.05%) PABX
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) VPN
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
7 3 (15.79%) SSL
7 3 (15.79%) WLAN
8 2 (10.53%) DHCP
8 2 (10.53%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (5.26%) Broadband
9 1 (5.26%) PBX
9 1 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Keras
1 1 (5.26%) OpenACC
1 1 (5.26%) OpenCL
1 1 (5.26%) TensorFlow
1 1 (5.26%) Theano
1 1 (5.26%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) CUDA
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Collaborative Working
1 4 (21.05%) Creative Thinking
1 4 (21.05%) Innovative Thinking
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
1 4 (21.05%) Network Management
1 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
1 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
1 4 (21.05%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Statistics
3 2 (10.53%) Coaching
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) Deep Learning
4 1 (5.26%) High Availability
4 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CCNP
3 4 (21.05%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) Juniper
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.26%) HP