The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.41% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +11.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.73 £24.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+82.20% -29.41%
Network Security
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.79% 8.20% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 8
Average daily rate £238 £390 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.10% +24.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £275 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £12.49 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Security across the Oxford region.

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PBX
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) PaaS
2 3 (37.50%) IaaS
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Red Box
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) Nortel
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (12.50%) ADSL
4 1 (12.50%) ISDN
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) CCSP
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) IaaS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) PBX
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) ADSL
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) CTI
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) ISDN
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) MRTG
3 1 (12.50%) NX-OS
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VSAT
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Network Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Azure Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCDP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCSA
1 1 (12.50%) CCSE
1 1 (12.50%) CCSP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) HIPAA
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Avaya
1 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (25.00%) Nortel
1 2 (25.00%) Red Box
2 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Nokia
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) TippingPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Tufin
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