Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 19 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 152 158
Rank change year-on-year +89 +6 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 118 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.97% 0.86% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 0.88% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 107 21 28
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -20.73% -4.65%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £51,250 £50,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2867 2830 3204
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.50% 97.08% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2388 2308 2632
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,775
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer 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 in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Network Engineer in Oxfordshire

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Engineer in Oxfordshire

Network Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +50 64 £47,000 -1.05% 2
Banbury - 14 £55,000 -
Abingdon -8 2 £24,250 -25.38%
Network Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 65 (55.08%) Cisco
2 47 (39.83%) Ethernet
3 46 (38.98%) Linux
3 46 (38.98%) Firewall
4 42 (35.59%) WAN
5 40 (33.90%) Network Security
5 40 (33.90%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (33.90%) Juniper
5 40 (33.90%) C
6 39 (33.05%) BGP
7 37 (31.36%) Degree
7 37 (31.36%) VPN
8 36 (30.51%) Computer Science
9 33 (27.97%) Unix
9 33 (27.97%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (27.12%) CCNP
10 32 (27.12%) Intrusion Detection
11 30 (25.42%) TCP/IP
11 30 (25.42%) LAN
11 30 (25.42%) Mentoring
12 28 (23.73%) Microsoft Azure
12 28 (23.73%) Network Design
13 27 (22.88%) Web Services
13 27 (22.88%) Microsoft
13 27 (22.88%) Kalman Filter
13 27 (22.88%) Palo Alto
14 26 (22.03%) Web Filtering
14 26 (22.03%) Telecoms
15 25 (21.19%) Data Centre
16 24 (20.34%) Python

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.69%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 33 (27.97%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (23.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.08%) SaaS
4 5 (4.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (39.83%) Ethernet
2 46 (38.98%) Firewall
3 42 (35.59%) WAN
4 40 (33.90%) Network Security
5 39 (33.05%) BGP
6 37 (31.36%) VPN
7 32 (27.12%) Intrusion Detection
8 30 (25.42%) LAN
8 30 (25.42%) TCP/IP
9 23 (19.49%) OSPF
10 20 (16.95%) DNS
11 19 (16.10%) SS7
12 18 (15.25%) Cisco IOS
13 15 (12.71%) VLAN
14 14 (11.86%) EIGRP
14 14 (11.86%) Radio Access Network
14 14 (11.86%) VoLTE
15 13 (11.02%) MPLS
16 12 (10.17%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (10.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
General
1 26 (22.03%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.54%) Games
3 1 (0.85%) Automotive
3 1 (0.85%) Marketing
3 1 (0.85%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.88%) Web Services
2 2 (1.69%) SAML
3 1 (0.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 36 (30.51%) Computer Science
2 25 (21.19%) Data Centre
3 14 (11.86%) Smartphone
4 12 (10.17%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.54%) EPoS
6 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.98%) Linux
2 33 (27.97%) Unix
3 14 (11.86%) Android
4 5 (4.24%) Windows
5 4 (3.39%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.69%) CentOS
7 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.42%) Mentoring
2 28 (23.73%) Network Design
3 27 (22.88%) Kalman Filter
4 26 (22.03%) Web Filtering
5 21 (17.80%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (17.80%) Network Monitoring
6 20 (16.95%) Change Management
7 19 (16.10%) Penetration Testing
7 19 (16.10%) Security Operations
7 19 (16.10%) Service Design
7 19 (16.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 15 (12.71%) Network Management
8 15 (12.71%) Time Management
9 13 (11.02%) ITIL
10 12 (10.17%) Problem Management
11 8 (6.78%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.93%) Change Control
12 7 (5.93%) Network Virtualisation
13 6 (5.08%) High Availability
13 6 (5.08%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.90%) C
2 24 (20.34%) Python
3 21 (17.80%) Perl
3 21 (17.80%) Ruby
4 20 (16.95%) C++
4 20 (16.95%) Java
5 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (33.90%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (31.36%) Degree
3 32 (27.12%) CCNP
4 19 (16.10%) DV Cleared
4 19 (16.10%) Security Cleared
5 17 (14.41%) CCNA
6 14 (11.86%) CCIE
6 14 (11.86%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.54%) CCIP
8 1 (0.85%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (0.85%) CCMSE
8 1 (0.85%) CCSA
8 1 (0.85%) CCSE
8 1 (0.85%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.85%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.85%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.85%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.17%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (12.71%) Nagios
2 12 (10.17%) SCOM
3 3 (2.54%) Cacti
3 3 (2.54%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (55.08%) Cisco
2 40 (33.90%) Juniper
3 27 (22.88%) Microsoft
3 27 (22.88%) Palo Alto
4 12 (10.17%) SolarWinds
5 10 (8.47%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.39%) VMware
7 3 (2.54%) Meraki
8 1 (0.85%) CA
8 1 (0.85%) F5
8 1 (0.85%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) Red Hat