Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 53 64
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 26 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.13% 2.49% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 2.60% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 13
Swindon median annual salary £51,250 £32,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.69% -20.73% +26.15%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £64,375 £41,800 £55,300
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year - +5.59% +7.33%

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 790 616 776
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.18% 95.95% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 707 522 662
Swindon median annual salary £46,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -4.19%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,000 £24,513
90th Percentile £69,250 £60,000 £61,125
Wiltshire median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (88.46%) Firewall
3 18 (69.23%) CheckPoint
3 18 (69.23%) VMware
4 17 (65.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (61.54%) Windows
6 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (53.85%) Cisco ISE
7 13 (50.00%) F5
7 13 (50.00%) Wireshark
7 13 (50.00%) CCNP
8 12 (46.15%) CCNA
8 12 (46.15%) Tcl
8 12 (46.15%) Linux
8 12 (46.15%) Python
8 12 (46.15%) ITIL
8 12 (46.15%) TACACS
8 12 (46.15%) Load Balancing
8 12 (46.15%) Blue Coat
8 12 (46.15%) ArcSight
8 12 (46.15%) tcpdump
8 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
8 12 (46.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 12 (46.15%) ArcSight ESM
8 12 (46.15%) VMware NSX
9 10 (38.46%) Network Security
9 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
10 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
10 9 (34.62%) Telecoms

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 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) IaaS
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (88.46%) Firewall
2 17 (65.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (53.85%) Cisco ISE
5 13 (50.00%) Wireshark
6 12 (46.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 12 (46.15%) TACACS
6 12 (46.15%) tcpdump
7 10 (38.46%) Network Security
8 7 (26.92%) Wireless
9 6 (23.08%) BGP
9 6 (23.08%) OSPF
10 5 (19.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (19.23%) MPLS
10 5 (19.23%) WAN
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco Firepower
11 4 (15.38%) VPN
12 3 (11.54%) LAN
13 2 (7.69%) HTTP
13 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Finance
4 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
5 2 (7.69%) Electronics
5 2 (7.69%) Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Automotive
6 1 (3.85%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Private Cloud
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
4 2 (7.69%) Clustering
4 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
4 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.85%) Cyberattack
5 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
1 12 (46.15%) Load Balancing
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 7 (26.92%) Decision-Making
2 7 (26.92%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Presales
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Line Management
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) IT Governance
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Network Design
6 1 (3.85%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
1 12 (46.15%) Python
1 12 (46.15%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (50.00%) CCNP
3 12 (46.15%) CCNA
4 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
6 8 (30.77%) Degree
7 7 (26.92%) CCSA
7 7 (26.92%) CCSE
8 1 (3.85%) CCIE
8 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.85%) JNCIP
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) VMware NSX
2 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) ArcSight ESM
2 5 (19.23%) Netcool
2 5 (19.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) CheckPoint
2 18 (69.23%) VMware
3 13 (50.00%) F5
4 12 (46.15%) ArcSight
4 12 (46.15%) Blue Coat
5 8 (30.77%) SolarWinds
6 5 (19.23%) CyberArk
6 5 (19.23%) Meraki
6 5 (19.23%) Symantec
6 5 (19.23%) Tufin
7 4 (15.38%) Juniper
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.69%) Aruba
9 2 (7.69%) HP
9 2 (7.69%) McAfee
9 2 (7.69%) ProCurve
9 2 (7.69%) SAP
9 2 (7.69%) Sophos
9 2 (7.69%) Veeam