Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £49,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Network Engineer
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 107 118
Rank change year-on-year +48 +11 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 66 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.14% 0.61% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 0.63% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 60 5 10
Oxford median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +20.25% -8.14%
10th Percentile £25,450 £30,800 £29,900
90th Percentile £68,625 £52,500 £47,050
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +53.85% -20.73% -4.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1545 1435 1588
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 98.02% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1258 1281
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,425 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings that featured Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Oxford

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 48 (72.73%) Cisco
2 42 (63.64%) Firewall
3 32 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (43.94%) BGP
5 28 (42.42%) CCNP
6 26 (39.39%) Network Security
7 23 (34.85%) TCP/IP
7 23 (34.85%) Juniper
8 21 (31.82%) Linux
9 20 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (28.79%) Intrusion Detection
10 19 (28.79%) OSPF
11 18 (27.27%) Degree
12 17 (25.76%) LAN
12 17 (25.76%) VPN
12 17 (25.76%) DNS
12 17 (25.76%) Mentoring
13 16 (24.24%) WAN
13 16 (24.24%) Unix
13 16 (24.24%) Computer Science
14 15 (22.73%) Time Management
14 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (22.73%) Nagios
15 14 (21.21%) Web Services
15 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
15 14 (21.21%) Kalman Filter
15 14 (21.21%) Palo Alto
15 14 (21.21%) Computer Science Degree
16 13 (19.70%) Web Filtering
16 13 (19.70%) ITIL

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.55%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.12%) SaaS
4 5 (7.58%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (63.64%) Firewall
2 29 (43.94%) BGP
3 26 (39.39%) Network Security
4 23 (34.85%) TCP/IP
5 19 (28.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 19 (28.79%) OSPF
6 17 (25.76%) DNS
6 17 (25.76%) LAN
6 17 (25.76%) VPN
7 16 (24.24%) WAN
8 12 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (18.18%) Ethernet
8 12 (18.18%) IPsec
8 12 (18.18%) MPLS
9 11 (16.67%) VLAN
9 11 (16.67%) VoIP
10 10 (15.15%) EIGRP
11 9 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (12.12%) HSRP
13 7 (10.61%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (1.52%) Marketing
2 1 (1.52%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) Web Services
2 3 (4.55%) SAML
3 1 (1.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) EPoS
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Linux
2 16 (24.24%) Unix
3 4 (6.06%) Windows
4 3 (4.55%) CentOS
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Mentoring
2 15 (22.73%) Time Management
3 14 (21.21%) Kalman Filter
4 13 (19.70%) Change Management
4 13 (19.70%) ITIL
4 13 (19.70%) Web Filtering
5 12 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 12 (18.18%) Service Design
6 10 (15.15%) Configuration Management
7 9 (13.64%) Change Control
8 8 (12.12%) Network Design
8 8 (12.12%) Network Management
8 8 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (12.12%) OWASP
8 8 (12.12%) Statistics
9 7 (10.61%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (10.61%) Network Virtualisation
10 6 (9.09%) High Availability
10 6 (9.09%) Security Operations
10 6 (9.09%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) Python
2 8 (12.12%) C
2 8 (12.12%) Perl
2 8 (12.12%) Ruby
3 7 (10.61%) C++
3 7 (10.61%) Java
4 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (42.42%) CCNP
3 18 (27.27%) Degree
4 14 (21.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (18.18%) CCNA
6 10 (15.15%) CCIE
7 2 (3.03%) CCIP
8 1 (1.52%) CCMSE
8 1 (1.52%) CCSA
8 1 (1.52%) CCSE
8 1 (1.52%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.52%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (22.73%) Nagios
2 12 (18.18%) SCOM
3 3 (4.55%) Cacti
3 3 (4.55%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (72.73%) Cisco
2 23 (34.85%) Juniper
3 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.21%) Palo Alto
4 12 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 10 (15.15%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.06%) VMware
7 3 (4.55%) Meraki
8 1 (1.52%) CA
8 1 (1.52%) F5
8 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat