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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 63 88 80
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.91% 1.24% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 9.91% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 2
Median salary £32,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.47% +43.75%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
110 111 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 16.69% 12.53% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 104 95 69
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016, IT 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 job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Avaya
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (25.00%) Nortel Optivity
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (25.00%) MRTG
5 2 (25.00%) VSAT
5 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (25.00%) CTI
5 2 (25.00%) Symposium

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) VLAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) ADSL
3 2 (25.00%) CTI
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) FTP
3 2 (25.00%) GPRS
3 2 (25.00%) GSM
3 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (25.00%) ISDN
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) Nortel Optivity
3 2 (25.00%) PBX
3 2 (25.00%) Symposium
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Billing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 5 (62.50%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
1 5 (62.50%) Network Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Security Penetration Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Security Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OWASP
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Social Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CEH
1 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
1 1 (12.50%) Cyber Scheme
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) OSCP
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Nessus
2 1 (12.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Avaya
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Nortel
2 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft