The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Engineer
Rank 112 124 118
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Engineer 2 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.13% 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £75,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.58% -3.50%
Principal 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
1463 1684 1738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.43% 96.01% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1183 1509 1508
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Principal Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Principal Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Principal Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Principal Engineer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Principal 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 Principal Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Kidlington -4 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Principal Engineer
South East

Principal Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Principal 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 Principal Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management

Principal Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Principal 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 Principal Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
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