Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £33,235 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 115 121
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.83% 1.02% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.06% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 8
Milton Keynes median annual salary £33,235 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.79% -16.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £32,679 £27,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £56,225 £62,500 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £51,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -22.71% +3.50% +11.11%

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 1,391 1,605 1,611
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 96.40% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,112 1,217 1,399
Milton Keynes median annual salary £46,250 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.11% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,725
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 2018, 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 9 (75.00%) Cisco
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (58.33%) Network Management
4 6 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
4 6 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Juniper
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
7 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) F5
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (8.33%) Open Source

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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Smallworld
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (8.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) Network Management
1 7 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
2 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Network Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNP
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) CCENT
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (8.33%) Munin
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (16.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (8.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Mitel
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds