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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 56 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 21 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.88% 0.73% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 0.75% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 3
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
692 937 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.92% 97.20% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 619 831 702
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 21 (75.00%) Cisco
2 18 (64.29%) DNS
3 14 (50.00%) CCNA
3 14 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (50.00%) Windows
4 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
5 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (35.71%) UNIX
6 10 (35.71%) OSPF
6 10 (35.71%) BGP
6 10 (35.71%) VMware
7 9 (32.14%) SSL
7 9 (32.14%) HTTP
7 9 (32.14%) Linux
7 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
8 8 (28.57%) Brocade
8 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
8 8 (28.57%) Juniper
9 7 (25.00%) Nagios
9 7 (25.00%) WAN
9 7 (25.00%) RIP
9 7 (25.00%) SMTP
9 7 (25.00%) DHCP
9 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (25.00%) Fortinet
9 7 (25.00%) Cacti
9 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (21.43%) Internet
10 6 (21.43%) Firewall
11 5 (17.86%) DSL

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) DNS
2 10 (35.71%) OSPF
2 10 (35.71%) BGP
3 9 (32.14%) SSL
3 9 (32.14%) HTTP
4 7 (25.00%) WAN
4 7 (25.00%) RIP
4 7 (25.00%) SMTP
4 7 (25.00%) DHCP
4 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (21.43%) Internet
5 6 (21.43%) Firewall
6 5 (17.86%) DSL
6 5 (17.86%) ICMP
6 5 (17.86%) SSH
6 5 (17.86%) SNMP
6 5 (17.86%) Broadband
6 5 (17.86%) LAN
6 5 (17.86%) LLU
7 4 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) UNIX
4 9 (32.14%) Linux
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) Network Design
1 3 (10.71%) ITIL
2 1 (3.57%) Project Management
2 1 (3.57%) Service Management
2 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.57%) Change Management
2 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
2 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) CCNA
1 14 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.86%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Nagios
1 7 (25.00%) Cacti
2 5 (17.86%) SmokePing
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Cisco
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) Brocade
3 8 (28.57%) Juniper
4 7 (25.00%) Fortinet
5 5 (17.86%) Huawei
6 3 (10.71%) Apple
6 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
7 2 (7.14%) F5
7 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.57%) Dell
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