Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 54 63
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 28 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.35% 2.75% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 2.84% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 20
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% +7.69% -8.45%
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,500 £54,025
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +38.46% -23.53%

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 798 705 815
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.45% 97.11% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 727 583 672
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,575 £25,300 £22,775
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £61,125
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%

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 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Swindon region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 20 (71.43%) Firewall
3 17 (60.71%) CheckPoint
4 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (53.57%) CCNP
5 15 (53.57%) CCNA
5 15 (53.57%) Windows
6 13 (46.43%) VMware
6 13 (46.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (42.86%) ITIL
8 11 (39.29%) WAN
8 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
8 11 (39.29%) Cisco ISE
9 10 (35.71%) Wireshark
10 9 (32.14%) SolarWinds
10 9 (32.14%) F5
11 8 (28.57%) ArcSight
11 8 (28.57%) tcpdump
11 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (28.57%) ArcSight ESM
11 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
11 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
11 8 (28.57%) Network Security
11 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
11 8 (28.57%) Blue Coat
11 8 (28.57%) Python
11 8 (28.57%) Linux
11 8 (28.57%) Tcl
11 8 (28.57%) Juniper

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 (14.29%) Apache
1 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (39.29%) Cisco ISE
4 11 (39.29%) WAN
5 10 (35.71%) Wireshark
6 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (28.57%) Network Security
6 8 (28.57%) TACACS
6 8 (28.57%) tcpdump
6 8 (28.57%) Wireless
7 7 (25.00%) LAN
7 7 (25.00%) VPN
8 6 (21.43%) OSPF
9 5 (17.86%) BGP
9 5 (17.86%) Cisco Firepower
9 5 (17.86%) MPLS
10 4 (14.29%) HTTP
10 4 (14.29%) HTTPS
10 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (14.29%) Banking
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Automotive
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.14%) Cyberattack
3 2 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Network Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (10.71%) Presales
7 2 (7.14%) IT Governance
7 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (7.14%) Line Management
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Network Design
8 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.57%) Network Management
8 1 (3.57%) Network Planning
8 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 8 (28.57%) Python
1 8 (28.57%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) CCNA
2 15 (53.57%) CCNP
3 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
4 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) Degree
5 5 (17.86%) JNCIA
6 4 (14.29%) CCSA
6 4 (14.29%) CCSE
7 1 (3.57%) CCIE
7 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware NSX
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) ArcSight ESM
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (14.29%) Netcool
3 4 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 17 (60.71%) CheckPoint
3 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 9 (32.14%) F5
4 9 (32.14%) SolarWinds
5 8 (28.57%) ArcSight
5 8 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 8 (28.57%) Juniper
6 5 (17.86%) Fortinet
6 5 (17.86%) Meraki
7 4 (14.29%) CyberArk
7 4 (14.29%) Symantec
7 4 (14.29%) Tufin
8 2 (7.14%) Aruba
8 2 (7.14%) Clearswift
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.57%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (3.57%) Nokia
9 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
9 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard