The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 66 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.71% 0.10% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 0.11% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 1
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
733 924 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.19% 96.96% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 675 803 614
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Engineer
Oxfordshire

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 July 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) DNS
3 11 (57.89%) BGP
4 10 (52.63%) OSPF
5 9 (47.37%) Juniper
5 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
5 9 (47.37%) Linux
6 8 (42.11%) DHCP
7 7 (36.84%) RIP
7 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
7 7 (36.84%) UNIX
7 7 (36.84%) Nagios
7 7 (36.84%) Cacti
8 6 (31.58%) Internet
8 6 (31.58%) Firewall
8 6 (31.58%) Brocade
8 6 (31.58%) LAN
8 6 (31.58%) WAN
9 5 (26.32%) SNMP
9 5 (26.32%) CCNA
9 5 (26.32%) Broadband
9 5 (26.32%) Windows
9 5 (26.32%) Huawei
9 5 (26.32%) SSH
9 5 (26.32%) DSL
9 5 (26.32%) ICMP
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (26.32%) LLU
9 5 (26.32%) SmokePing
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) DNS
2 11 (57.89%) BGP
3 10 (52.63%) OSPF
4 8 (42.11%) DHCP
5 7 (36.84%) RIP
5 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
6 6 (31.58%) Internet
6 6 (31.58%) Firewall
6 6 (31.58%) LAN
6 6 (31.58%) WAN
7 5 (26.32%) SNMP
7 5 (26.32%) Broadband
7 5 (26.32%) SSH
7 5 (26.32%) DSL
7 5 (26.32%) ICMP
7 5 (26.32%) LLU
8 4 (21.05%) VoIP
9 3 (15.79%) VPN
9 3 (15.79%) VLAN
10 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) UNIX
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) Network Design
2 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VBScript
2 2 (10.53%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CCNA
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Nagios
1 7 (36.84%) Cacti
2 5 (26.32%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Juniper
3 6 (31.58%) Brocade
4 5 (26.32%) Huawei
5 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
7 2 (10.53%) F5
7 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
7 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
7 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
7 2 (10.53%) Dell
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft