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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 71 69 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 11 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.46% 0.82% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.00% 7.14% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 7
Average salary £45,750 £37,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.64% -22.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,514 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £37,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
100 84 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.26% 11.46% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 75 69 130
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Oxford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Games
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Security
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) CCDP
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (20.00%) Lync
5 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 2 (13.33%) CEH
6 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
6 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (13.33%) LogRhythm
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Trustwave
6 2 (13.33%) Splunk
6 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
6 2 (13.33%) SIEM
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Active Directory

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Lync
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) OSPF
3 2 (13.33%) BGP
3 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (6.67%) H.323
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (33.33%) Games
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (20.00%) Administrator
1 3 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Principal Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Principal Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Principal Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 2 (13.33%) SIEM
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNP
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCDP
3 2 (13.33%) CISSP
3 2 (13.33%) CISA
3 2 (13.33%) GCIA
3 2 (13.33%) GCIH
3 2 (13.33%) CEH
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (13.33%) Splunk
3 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
3 2 (13.33%) Trustwave
3 2 (13.33%) LogRhythm
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee
4 1 (6.67%) HP
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago