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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 99 100 124
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 25 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.64% 1.18% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.22% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 10
Average salary £52,500 £39,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.91% +19.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,400 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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
1471 1478 1763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.52% 96.73% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1185 1546
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
Abingdon -23 7 £28,000 -45.36%
Oxford +3 4 £40,000 +0.62%
Bicester -1 2 £52,500 +75.00%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 29 (60.42%) Cisco
2 25 (52.08%) OSPF
2 25 (52.08%) BGP
3 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (47.92%) Firewall
5 19 (39.58%) MPLS
6 18 (37.50%) CCNP
7 17 (35.42%) VPN
7 17 (35.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (33.33%) Wireless
9 14 (29.17%) Mentoring
10 13 (27.08%) Internet
10 13 (27.08%) LAN
10 13 (27.08%) VLAN
10 13 (27.08%) Network Security
11 12 (25.00%) WAN
12 11 (22.92%) CCNA
12 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
12 11 (22.92%) Network Design
13 10 (20.83%) SSL
13 10 (20.83%) DMZ
13 10 (20.83%) Ethernet
14 8 (16.67%) Linux
15 7 (14.58%) ITIL
15 7 (14.58%) VoIP
16 6 (12.50%) Python
16 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
16 6 (12.50%) Juniper
16 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (12.50%) Line Management

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 25 (52.08%) BGP
1 25 (52.08%) OSPF
2 23 (47.92%) Firewall
3 19 (39.58%) MPLS
4 17 (35.42%) VPN
5 16 (33.33%) Wireless
6 13 (27.08%) Internet
6 13 (27.08%) LAN
6 13 (27.08%) Network Security
6 13 (27.08%) VLAN
7 12 (25.00%) WAN
8 10 (20.83%) DMZ
8 10 (20.83%) Ethernet
8 10 (20.83%) SSL
9 7 (14.58%) VoIP
10 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
11 4 (8.33%) Broadband
11 4 (8.33%) IP Telephony
11 4 (8.33%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.08%) Automotive
1 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Unix
2 4 (8.33%) Windows
3 3 (6.25%) CentOS
3 3 (6.25%) Debian
3 3 (6.25%) Solaris
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (29.17%) Mentoring
3 11 (22.92%) Network Design
4 7 (14.58%) ITIL
5 6 (12.50%) Line Management
6 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.42%) Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) Change Control
7 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (8.33%) Network Architecture
8 3 (6.25%) Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) DevOps
8 3 (6.25%) Open Source
8 3 (6.25%) Patch Management
8 3 (6.25%) Resource Management
9 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) Python
2 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (37.50%) CCNP
3 11 (22.92%) CCNA
4 2 (4.17%) CCIE
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) Corosync
2 3 (6.25%) Postfix
2 3 (6.25%) Xen
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (60.42%) Cisco
2 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
3 6 (12.50%) Juniper
4 5 (10.42%) VMware
5 4 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.25%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.08%) Apple
7 1 (2.08%) Aruba
7 1 (2.08%) F5
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Meru Networks
7 1 (2.08%) Sophos
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Opmantek
Salary: Unspecified Base Salary plus Commissions - in line with experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable on skills and experience
Posted: 5 days ago