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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 38 55 33
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Contract jobs citing Network Security 21 6 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.41% 1.11% 3.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.39% 9.52% 26.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 23
Median daily rate £350 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £260 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-58.88% +17.64%

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
103 63 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.72% 11.67% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 49 71
Median daily rate £375 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £149 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £14.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £14.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 24 February 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +9 12 £350 +55.55% 5
Kidlington - 3 £325 -
Banbury - 1 - -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 17 (65.38%) Firewall
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) Juniper
2 16 (61.54%) Brocade
2 16 (61.54%) Palo Alto
3 13 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 11 (42.31%) Web Filtering
4 11 (42.31%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (38.46%) NetScaler
5 10 (38.46%) F5
5 10 (38.46%) Load Balancing
6 9 (34.62%) Problem Management
6 9 (34.62%) HIPAA
6 9 (34.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
7 8 (30.77%) Blue Coat
7 8 (30.77%) Intel Security
7 8 (30.77%) WAN
7 8 (30.77%) SSL
7 8 (30.77%) LAN
8 7 (26.92%) CISSP
8 7 (26.92%) JNCIA
8 7 (26.92%) JNCIS
8 7 (26.92%) JNCIP
8 7 (26.92%) Junos
9 5 (19.23%) DevOps
9 5 (19.23%) IPv4
9 5 (19.23%) Linux
10 4 (15.38%) Python
10 4 (15.38%) SQL

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 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) Firewall
2 10 (38.46%) NetScaler
3 8 (30.77%) LAN
3 8 (30.77%) SSL
3 8 (30.77%) WAN
4 7 (26.92%) Junos
5 5 (19.23%) IPv4
6 4 (15.38%) IPv6
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
1 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Network Engineer
2 18 (69.23%) Network Security Engineer
2 18 (69.23%) Security Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Juniper Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Brocade Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Replication
3 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Kalman Filter
1 11 (42.31%) Web Filtering
2 10 (38.46%) Load Balancing
3 9 (34.62%) Problem Management
4 5 (19.23%) DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.85%) Change Management
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) ERP
7 1 (3.85%) IT Governance
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Python
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) CISSP
1 7 (26.92%) JNCIA
1 7 (26.92%) JNCIP
1 7 (26.92%) JNCIS
2 2 (7.69%) CCSA
2 2 (7.69%) CCSE
2 2 (7.69%) JNCIE
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) HIPAA
1 9 (34.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) Brocade
2 16 (61.54%) Juniper
2 16 (61.54%) Palo Alto
3 10 (38.46%) F5
4 8 (30.77%) Blue Coat
4 8 (30.77%) Intel Security
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 2 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
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