Period
to 13 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

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
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 89 94
Rank change year-on-year +26 +5 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 15 25 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.16% 1.65% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.76% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 26
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £42,500 £27,000 £30,472
90th Percentile £47,500 £77,250 £48,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -23.08%

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 643 1,424 1,623
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.78% 94.24% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 520 1,096 1,320
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Network Engineer in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (93.33%) Data Centre
3 10 (66.67%) WAN
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
4 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (60.00%) Change Management
5 8 (53.33%) Network Design
6 7 (46.67%) CCNP
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (40.00%) LAN
7 6 (40.00%) VPN
7 6 (40.00%) Degree
8 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 5 (33.33%) Wireless
8 5 (33.33%) VMware
8 5 (33.33%) DNS
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (33.33%) VoIP
8 5 (33.33%) Python
8 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
8 5 (33.33%) MPLS
8 5 (33.33%) OSPF
8 5 (33.33%) BGP
8 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 5 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (33.33%) Ansible
8 5 (33.33%) DevOps
9 4 (26.67%) Icinga

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:

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (26.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) assyst
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (26.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
1 10 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) VPN
3 5 (33.33%) BGP
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 5 (33.33%) MPLS
3 5 (33.33%) OSPF
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) VoIP
3 5 (33.33%) Wireless
4 4 (26.67%) DHCP
4 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
4 4 (26.67%) FCAPS
4 4 (26.67%) FCoE
4 4 (26.67%) NGN
4 4 (26.67%) OpenScape
4 4 (26.67%) SAN
4 4 (26.67%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) jQuery
1 4 (26.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (26.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Change Management
2 8 (53.33%) Network Design
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) ITSM
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Network Management
4 4 (26.67%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
4 4 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (26.67%) Validation
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) Perl
2 4 (26.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCNP
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) CCIE
5 1 (6.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (6.67%) LPIC
5 1 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (6.67%) MCSA
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
2 4 (26.67%) Amdocs OSS
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (26.67%) Icinga
2 4 (26.67%) Observium
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) BT
3 4 (26.67%) Computacenter
3 4 (26.67%) Cramer
3 4 (26.67%) Infoblox
3 4 (26.67%) Mitel
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) Remedy
3 4 (26.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.67%) Meraki
4 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto