The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Engineer
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 54 49
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 9 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.23% 2.19% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 2.36% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 9
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +34.61%  
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 Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 389 550 528
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 96.53% 92.75% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 329 497 437
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Swindon

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Swindon

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Swindon over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Swindon region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) CCNP
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) MPLS
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 5 (35.71%) CCNA
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
6 4 (28.57%) SSH
6 4 (28.57%) HTTP
6 4 (28.57%) SMTP
6 4 (28.57%) Apache
6 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 4 (28.57%) HTTPS
6 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 4 (28.57%) Telnet
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Service Management
7 3 (21.43%) Juniper
7 3 (21.43%) OSPF
7 3 (21.43%) BGP
7 3 (21.43%) CCSP
7 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
7 3 (21.43%) Network Security

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) MPLS
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) HTTP
5 4 (28.57%) HTTPS
5 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
5 4 (28.57%) SMTP
5 4 (28.57%) SSH
5 4 (28.57%) Telnet
6 3 (21.43%) BGP
6 3 (21.43%) Network Security
6 3 (21.43%) OSPF
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
7 2 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (14.29%) VLAN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Network Management
5 1 (7.14%) Presales
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCNP
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) CCSP
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) CCDP
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) Mitel
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
5 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat