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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 54 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 20 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.88% 2.08% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 2.15% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 7
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,500 £45,000
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
648 883 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.37% 96.71% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 570 772 842
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,000
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 1 October 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 18 (60.00%) DNS
2 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (60.00%) Windows
3 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (56.67%) CCNA
4 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (43.33%) UNIX
6 11 (36.67%) HTTP
6 11 (36.67%) SSL
6 11 (36.67%) VMware
6 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (26.67%) SMTP
8 8 (26.67%) Linux
8 8 (26.67%) OSPF
8 8 (26.67%) BGP
8 8 (26.67%) Fortinet
8 8 (26.67%) Brocade
9 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
9 7 (23.33%) Nagios
9 7 (23.33%) Cacti
10 6 (20.00%) Juniper
10 6 (20.00%) Apple
10 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.00%) Citrix
10 6 (20.00%) DHCP
10 6 (20.00%) RIP

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) DNS
2 11 (36.67%) HTTP
2 11 (36.67%) SSL
3 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (26.67%) SMTP
4 8 (26.67%) OSPF
4 8 (26.67%) BGP
5 6 (20.00%) DHCP
5 6 (20.00%) RIP
6 5 (16.67%) SNMP
6 5 (16.67%) WAN
6 5 (16.67%) Broadband
6 5 (16.67%) Internet
6 5 (16.67%) DSL
6 5 (16.67%) ICMP
6 5 (16.67%) SSH
6 5 (16.67%) LLU
7 4 (13.33%) Firewall
8 3 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (10.00%) LAN
General
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (43.33%) UNIX
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (26.67%) Linux
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Network Design
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (3.33%) Service Management
3 1 (3.33%) Change Management
3 1 (3.33%) Line Management
3 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (56.67%) CCNA
2 3 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Nagios
1 7 (23.33%) Cacti
2 5 (16.67%) SmokePing
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Fortinet
3 8 (26.67%) Brocade
4 6 (20.00%) Juniper
4 6 (20.00%) Apple
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) Citrix
5 5 (16.67%) Huawei
6 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.33%) F5
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