The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 70 67 72
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.72% 1.23% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.27% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 3
Median salary £47,500 £36,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.03% +61.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 687 631 673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 98.28% 97.38% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 599 564 548
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer 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 in Oxford.

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Oxford

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Oxford over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Oxford

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (50.00%) VRRP
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) High Availability
3 4 (50.00%) HSRP
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Nagios
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (12.50%) SCOM
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (50.00%) HSRP
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) VRRP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
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