The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 74 80 95
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 3 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.41% 1.12% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 9.24% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 5
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Network Security
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 119 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.73% 12.08% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 67 106 168
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT 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
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Oxford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 9 (81.82%) LAN
1 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Service Management
3 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
3 5 (45.45%) Business Development
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) CCNP
4 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (18.18%) ProCurve
6 2 (18.18%) Android
6 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (18.18%) Qt
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (18.18%) RTSP
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (18.18%) BT
6 2 (18.18%) Streaming Video
6 2 (18.18%) Juniper
6 2 (18.18%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) RTP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) LAN
1 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (18.18%) RTSP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) RTP
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) WLAN
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Services Delivery Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Network Design Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) JSON
1 2 (18.18%) Qt
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Business Development
2 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) CCNA
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Juniper
2 2 (18.18%) BT
2 2 (18.18%) ProCurve