Period
to 8 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

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
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 56 50
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 23 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.26% 3.66% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 3.84% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 18
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +48.15% +3.85%
10th Percentile £32,125 £31,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £48,450
Wiltshire median annual salary £44,115 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.80% - +11.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 661 808 668
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.76% 95.28% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 574 736 558
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,630 £28,875 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,787 £58,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

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 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, 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 Swindon region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) Azure
3 12 (52.17%) Firewall
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (47.83%) CCNA
4 11 (47.83%) LAN
4 11 (47.83%) WAN
5 9 (39.13%) DNS
5 9 (39.13%) Wireless
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (34.78%) Juniper
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco ISE
6 8 (34.78%) Meraki
7 6 (26.09%) Retail
7 6 (26.09%) AWS
7 6 (26.09%) Google
7 6 (26.09%) Degree
7 6 (26.09%) Micro Focus
7 6 (26.09%) FTP
7 6 (26.09%) HTTP
7 6 (26.09%) Python
7 6 (26.09%) Ansible
7 6 (26.09%) Line Management
7 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
7 6 (26.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (26.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 6 (26.09%) F5
7 6 (26.09%) Splunk
7 6 (26.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (26.09%) Stealthwatch

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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (60.87%) Azure
2 6 (26.09%) AWS
3 4 (17.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) Firewall
2 11 (47.83%) LAN
2 11 (47.83%) WAN
3 9 (39.13%) DNS
3 9 (39.13%) Wireless
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco ISE
5 6 (26.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (26.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (26.09%) FTP
5 6 (26.09%) HTTP
6 5 (21.74%) VLAN
7 3 (13.04%) DHCP
7 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.70%) Cisco Firepower
8 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (8.70%) IPv4
8 2 (8.70%) Network Security
9 1 (4.35%) Internet
9 1 (4.35%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Line Management
2 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
2 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (8.70%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (8.70%) Project Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Change Management
3 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.35%) Network Management
3 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
3 1 (4.35%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) CCNA
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) CCDP
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Ansible
1 6 (26.09%) Stealthwatch
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.70%) vCenter Server
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Juniper
2 8 (34.78%) Meraki
3 6 (26.09%) F5
3 6 (26.09%) Google
3 6 (26.09%) Infoblox
3 6 (26.09%) Micro Focus
3 6 (26.09%) Splunk
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.35%) BT
6 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.35%) Openreach