Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 121 125
Rank change year-on-year +23 +4 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 31 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.87% 0.78% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 0.81% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 3
Milton Keynes median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -22.22%
10th Percentile £30,472 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £51,625 £44,800
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -23.08% -2.50% +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 1,609 1,724 1,786
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.16% 96.64% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,312 1,338 1,441
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.92%
10th Percentile £25,525 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £63,000
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 18 July 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 18 July 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 28 (90.32%) Cisco
2 22 (70.97%) Juniper
3 18 (58.06%) Firewall
4 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
4 14 (45.16%) LAN
4 14 (45.16%) WAN
5 13 (41.94%) Telecoms
6 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (35.48%) F5
8 10 (32.26%) ITIL
9 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
10 8 (25.81%) Hedge funds
10 8 (25.81%) Finance
10 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Project
10 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (25.81%) VPN
10 8 (25.81%) Project Management
10 8 (25.81%) Financial Institution
11 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
11 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (22.58%) Network Management
11 7 (22.58%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (19.35%) Process Improvement
12 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto
12 6 (19.35%) Creative Thinking
12 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
12 6 (19.35%) Strategic Planning
12 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
12 6 (19.35%) CCNP

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 (3.23%) JBoss
1 1 (3.23%) Smallworld
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) Firewall
2 14 (45.16%) LAN
2 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
2 14 (45.16%) WAN
3 8 (25.81%) VPN
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (12.90%) DHCP
5 4 (12.90%) DNS
5 4 (12.90%) VLAN
6 3 (9.68%) BGP
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (9.68%) OSPF
7 2 (6.45%) Wireless
8 1 (3.23%) Network Security
8 1 (3.23%) SNMP
8 1 (3.23%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 13 (41.94%) Telecoms
2 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
2 8 (25.81%) Hedge funds
3 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Project Management
2 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (22.58%) Network Management
3 7 (22.58%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (19.35%) Creative Thinking
4 6 (19.35%) Process Improvement
4 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
4 6 (19.35%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
6 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (3.23%) Change Control
7 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps
7 1 (3.23%) Network Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Open Source
7 1 (3.23%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) CCNP
4 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) CCNA
5 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.23%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Munin
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Cisco
2 22 (70.97%) Juniper
3 11 (35.48%) F5
4 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto
5 4 (12.90%) Aruba
6 2 (6.45%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Intel
7 1 (3.23%) McAfee
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.23%) Symantec
7 1 (3.23%) Thales