The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 91 54
Rank change year-on-year +12 -37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 8 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.27% 0.76% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.80% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 35
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,200 £47,500
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 Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 834 1001 1175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.42% 95.06% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 666 786 889
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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 3 months to 30 March 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 30 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (72.41%) CCNA
2 21 (72.41%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (51.72%) ITIL
3 15 (51.72%) Finance
3 15 (51.72%) IVR
4 13 (44.83%) Cisco CUCM
5 12 (41.38%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (34.48%) Matrix Management
6 10 (34.48%) Firewall
7 8 (27.59%) CCNP
7 8 (27.59%) SolarWinds
8 7 (24.14%) WAN
9 6 (20.69%) LAN
10 4 (13.79%) Wireless
10 4 (13.79%) Juniper
10 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
11 3 (10.34%) MPLS
11 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
11 3 (10.34%) MS Office
11 3 (10.34%) VPN
11 3 (10.34%) SLA
11 3 (10.34%) Windows
11 3 (10.34%) Remedy
11 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (10.34%) Network Security
11 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
11 3 (10.34%) Driving Licence

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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Firewall
2 7 (24.14%) WAN
3 6 (20.69%) LAN
4 4 (13.79%) Wireless
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (10.34%) MPLS
5 3 (10.34%) Network Security
5 3 (10.34%) VPN
6 2 (6.90%) BGP
6 2 (6.90%) BIG-IP
6 2 (6.90%) OSPF
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) IVR
2 3 (10.34%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (34.48%) Matrix Management
4 3 (10.34%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (10.34%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (6.90%) Network Management
6 1 (3.45%) Presales
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) CCNA
1 21 (72.41%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) SolarWinds
3 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
3 4 (13.79%) Juniper
4 3 (10.34%) F5
4 3 (10.34%) Remedy
5 1 (3.45%) Gemalto
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago