The median annual salary for a Network Engineer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 81 83 115
Rank change year-on-year +2 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 36 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.56% 2.20% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 2.26% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 5
Median salary £48,750 £50,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +122.22%  
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 Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1363 1369 1330
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.94% 97.16% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1183 1097
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,050
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 Oxfordshire

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

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -1 5 £47,500 +31.03%
Witney - 5 £40,000 -
Banbury - 5 £50,000 - 1
Abingdon +11 3 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Kidlington - 2 £65,000 -
Bicester +1 1 £41,500 -20.95%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (37.74%) Cisco
3 18 (33.96%) CCNP
4 16 (30.19%) CCNA
4 16 (30.19%) Ethernet
4 16 (30.19%) VLAN
5 15 (28.30%) Juniper
6 14 (26.42%) Firewall
6 14 (26.42%) WAN
6 14 (26.42%) Windows
6 14 (26.42%) Linux
7 13 (24.53%) VoIP
7 13 (24.53%) VPN
7 13 (24.53%) BGP
7 13 (24.53%) Network Design
8 12 (22.64%) Telecoms
8 12 (22.64%) LAN
9 11 (20.75%) Network Security
9 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
10 10 (18.87%) JNCIA
10 10 (18.87%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (18.87%) Unix
10 10 (18.87%) SS7
11 9 (16.98%) MPLS
11 9 (16.98%) OSPF
11 9 (16.98%) Broadband
12 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
12 8 (15.09%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (15.09%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.89%) IIS
1 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) Ethernet
1 16 (30.19%) VLAN
2 14 (26.42%) Firewall
2 14 (26.42%) WAN
3 13 (24.53%) BGP
3 13 (24.53%) VoIP
3 13 (24.53%) VPN
4 12 (22.64%) LAN
5 11 (20.75%) Network Security
6 10 (18.87%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (18.87%) SS7
7 9 (16.98%) Broadband
7 9 (16.98%) MPLS
7 9 (16.98%) OSPF
8 8 (15.09%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (13.21%) DNS
10 6 (11.32%) DHCP
10 6 (11.32%) Internet
10 6 (11.32%) WLAN
11 5 (9.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 12 (22.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Automotive
4 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.66%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.89%) PKI
4 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Linux
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) Android
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Network Design
2 8 (15.09%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (13.21%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (11.32%) Presales
5 4 (7.55%) High Availability
6 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Email Filtering
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.77%) Web Filtering
8 1 (1.89%) Change Management
8 1 (1.89%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (1.89%) Network Management
8 1 (1.89%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.89%) OWASP
8 1 (1.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) C
2 1 (1.89%) C++
2 1 (1.89%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) Perl
2 1 (1.89%) Python
2 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (33.96%) CCNP
3 16 (30.19%) CCNA
4 10 (18.87%) JNCIA
5 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
6 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared
7 5 (9.43%) CCIE
8 1 (1.89%) CISSP
8 1 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.89%) Degree
8 1 (1.89%) HP ASE
8 1 (1.89%) HPE ATP
8 1 (1.89%) RHCE
8 1 (1.89%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) Nagios
3 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Cisco
2 15 (28.30%) Juniper
3 7 (13.21%) HP
4 6 (11.32%) Aruba
4 6 (11.32%) Meru Networks
4 6 (11.32%) ProCurve
4 6 (11.32%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (9.43%) Avaya
5 5 (9.43%) VMware
6 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.66%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.77%) BT
8 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.89%) Dell
9 1 (1.89%) EMC
9 1 (1.89%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.89%) WatchGuard
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