The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 82 100 108
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 31 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.07% 1.19% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 1.24% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 11
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £36,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1417 1614 1664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.66% 96.36% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1399 1528
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +9 20 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Wantage - 1 £40,000 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 39 (78.00%) Cisco
2 30 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (46.00%) VMware
4 21 (42.00%) Windows
5 20 (40.00%) CCNA
5 20 (40.00%) DNS
6 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
7 17 (34.00%) TCP/IP
8 16 (32.00%) DHCP
8 16 (32.00%) CCNP
8 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (26.00%) UNIX
10 12 (24.00%) OSPF
10 12 (24.00%) Wireless
10 12 (24.00%) Fortinet
11 11 (22.00%) Hyper-V
11 11 (22.00%) BGP
11 11 (22.00%) SSL
11 11 (22.00%) HTTP
12 10 (20.00%) Linux
12 10 (20.00%) CCVP
12 10 (20.00%) VLAN
13 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (18.00%) Firewall
13 9 (18.00%) WAN
14 8 (16.00%) SMTP
14 8 (16.00%) Brocade
14 8 (16.00%) Wireless Security
15 7 (14.00%) Cacti
15 7 (14.00%) Telecoms

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 20 (40.00%) DNS
2 17 (34.00%) TCP/IP
3 16 (32.00%) DHCP
4 12 (24.00%) OSPF
4 12 (24.00%) Wireless
5 11 (22.00%) BGP
5 11 (22.00%) HTTP
5 11 (22.00%) SSL
6 10 (20.00%) VLAN
7 9 (18.00%) Firewall
7 9 (18.00%) WAN
8 8 (16.00%) SMTP
8 8 (16.00%) Wireless Security
9 7 (14.00%) Broadband
9 7 (14.00%) RIP
9 7 (14.00%) SNMP
10 6 (12.00%) LAN
10 6 (12.00%) ICMP
10 6 (12.00%) SSH
11 5 (10.00%) LLU
General
1 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (26.00%) UNIX
4 10 (20.00%) Linux
5 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.00%) Network Design
1 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (6.00%) ITIL
3 2 (4.00%) Time Management
3 2 (4.00%) Network Management
3 2 (4.00%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.00%) Line Management
4 1 (2.00%) Service Management
4 1 (2.00%) Change Management
4 1 (2.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (40.00%) CCNA
3 16 (32.00%) CCNP
4 10 (20.00%) CCVP
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Nagios
1 7 (14.00%) Cacti
2 5 (10.00%) SmokePing
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 39 (78.00%) Cisco
2 23 (46.00%) VMware
3 12 (24.00%) Fortinet
4 8 (16.00%) Brocade
5 7 (14.00%) Juniper
6 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.00%) Citrix
6 6 (12.00%) Apple
7 5 (10.00%) Huawei
8 1 (2.00%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.00%) F5
8 1 (2.00%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
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