The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 52 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 11 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.78% - 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.58% - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 12
Median daily rate £344 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 - £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 - £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £40.73 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-59.48% +38.06%
Network Security
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 80 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.11% 14.21% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 43 46
Median daily rate £350 £363 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £137 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £18.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% +49.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.75 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.00 £185.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Oxfordshire region.

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 6 £338 -
Kidlington - 2 £350 -
Bicester - 1 £363 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 12 (63.16%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) Juniper
3 9 (47.37%) Brocade
3 9 (47.37%) Palo Alto
4 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
5 6 (31.58%) Web Filtering
5 6 (31.58%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
6 5 (26.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (26.32%) F5
6 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
6 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
6 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
6 5 (26.32%) HIPAA
7 4 (21.05%) Junos
7 4 (21.05%) Internet
7 4 (21.05%) Intel Security
7 4 (21.05%) IPv4
7 4 (21.05%) CISSP
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) LAN
7 4 (21.05%) WAN
7 4 (21.05%) SSL
7 4 (21.05%) Blue Coat
7 4 (21.05%) JNCIA
7 4 (21.05%) JNCIS
7 4 (21.05%) JNCIP
8 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (15.79%) DHCP

Network Security
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
3 4 (21.05%) Internet
3 4 (21.05%) IPv4
3 4 (21.05%) Junos
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) SSL
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) DHCP
4 3 (15.79%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) IPv6
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
1 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.79%) Subversion
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Network Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Brocade Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Switch Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) PostGIS
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) Java EE
2 1 (5.26%) Laravel
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) Symfony
2 1 (5.26%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) CCTV
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) CentOS
2 1 (5.26%) Debian
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (31.58%) Web Filtering
2 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
2 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Security Patching
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) C
2 2 (10.53%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) Go
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
2 2 (10.53%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) Ruby
2 2 (10.53%) Rust
2 2 (10.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CISSP
1 4 (21.05%) JNCIA
1 4 (21.05%) JNCIP
1 4 (21.05%) JNCIS
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) CCSA
2 2 (10.53%) CCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) JNCIE
3 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) HIPAA
1 5 (26.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) SELinux
3 1 (5.26%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Brocade
2 9 (47.37%) Juniper
2 9 (47.37%) Palo Alto
3 5 (26.32%) F5
4 4 (21.05%) Blue Coat
4 4 (21.05%) Intel Security
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
5 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
5 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Zend