Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 21 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 59 65
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 19 21 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.71% 2.58% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 2.73% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 36
Slough median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -15.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £57,500 £65,625
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 681 770 1269
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 94.71% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 599 680 1041
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +5.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £25,950 £30,975 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £80,000 £80,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Slough

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Slough

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Slough over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Slough

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Slough region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (78.95%) Wireless
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco
3 14 (73.68%) Juniper
3 14 (73.68%) Brocade
4 11 (57.89%) HP
4 11 (57.89%) Dell
5 9 (47.37%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
7 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
7 4 (21.05%) Internet
7 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
7 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
7 4 (21.05%) Extreme Networks
7 4 (21.05%) Data Management
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (15.79%) BGP
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) CCNP
8 3 (15.79%) WAN
9 2 (10.53%) LAN
9 2 (10.53%) CCIE
9 2 (10.53%) VPN
9 2 (10.53%) OSPF
9 2 (10.53%) IGMP
9 2 (10.53%) Network Design
9 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (78.95%) Wireless
3 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (21.05%) Internet
5 3 (15.79%) BGP
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) IGMP
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) Multicast
6 2 (10.53%) Network Security
6 2 (10.53%) OSPF
6 2 (10.53%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (10.53%) VPN
7 1 (5.26%) Converged Networks
7 1 (5.26%) DNS
7 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.26%) HSRP
7 1 (5.26%) Intranet
7 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Data Management
2 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (10.53%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCIE
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) Brocade
2 14 (73.68%) Juniper
3 11 (57.89%) Dell
3 11 (57.89%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Extreme Networks
4 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.26%) Aruba
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) VMware