The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 65 75 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 16 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.11% 1.61% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 1.66% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 3
Average salary £31,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Network Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
720 966 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.99% 97.48% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 632 830 961
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Oxford

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title.

1 32 (86.49%) Cisco
2 27 (72.97%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (67.57%) CCNA
3 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
3 25 (67.57%) Windows
4 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (54.05%) DNS
6 17 (45.95%) VMware
6 17 (45.95%) Hyper-V
7 16 (43.24%) SSL
7 16 (43.24%) HTTP
8 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (35.14%) Fortinet
9 13 (35.14%) SMTP
10 11 (29.73%) UNIX
11 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
12 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
12 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (21.62%) Citrix
13 7 (18.92%) CCNP
13 7 (18.92%) Apple
13 7 (18.92%) Brocade
14 6 (16.22%) Juniper
15 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
15 5 (13.51%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (13.51%) WAN
15 5 (13.51%) Linux
16 4 (10.81%) Broadband
16 4 (10.81%) LAN
16 4 (10.81%) DHCP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) DNS
2 16 (43.24%) SSL
2 16 (43.24%) HTTP
3 13 (35.14%) SMTP
4 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.51%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (13.51%) WAN
6 4 (10.81%) Network Security
6 4 (10.81%) SSH
6 4 (10.81%) LLU
6 4 (10.81%) DHCP
6 4 (10.81%) RIP
6 4 (10.81%) SNMP
6 4 (10.81%) Broadband
6 4 (10.81%) LAN
6 4 (10.81%) Internet
6 4 (10.81%) OSPF
6 4 (10.81%) BGP
6 4 (10.81%) DSL
6 4 (10.81%) ICMP
General
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (29.73%) UNIX
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (13.51%) Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.11%) Network Design
2 1 (2.70%) Line Management
2 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL
2 1 (2.70%) Service Management
2 1 (2.70%) Change Management
2 1 (2.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (72.97%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (67.57%) CCNA
3 7 (18.92%) CCNP
4 2 (5.41%) CCIE
5 1 (2.70%) MCP
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 17 (45.95%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Nagios
1 4 (10.81%) Cacti
1 4 (10.81%) SmokePing
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Cisco
2 17 (45.95%) VMware
3 13 (35.14%) Fortinet
4 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.62%) Citrix
6 7 (18.92%) Apple
6 7 (18.92%) Brocade
7 6 (16.22%) Juniper
8 4 (10.81%) Huawei
9 3 (8.11%) HP
10 2 (5.41%) BT
10 2 (5.41%) ProCurve
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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