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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 69 82 73
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.10% 0.52% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.67% 3.42% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% -7.31%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
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
75 146 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.29% 15.15% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 62 131 99
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Oxford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
3 4 (44.44%) Business Development
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) RTP
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (22.22%) RTSP
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) RTP
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (22.22%) RTSP
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Principal Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Services Delivery Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) Qt
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
2 4 (44.44%) Business Development
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Android Development
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Brocade
2 1 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) HP