The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 86 109 104
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 31 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.06% 0.60% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.03% 4.00% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 16
Average salary £49,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £37,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
Network Security
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
221 225 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.66% 14.94% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 180 188 207
Average salary £37,722 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.30% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -4 11 £45,750 +23.64% 2
Abingdon - 6 £55,000 - 4
Bicester - 3 £47,500 - 1
Faringdon - 3 £35,000 - 3
Banbury -12 2 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 26 (56.52%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Firewall
3 19 (41.30%) Finance
3 19 (41.30%) Linux
4 18 (39.13%) VMware
5 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (28.26%) SAN
6 13 (28.26%) WAN
7 12 (26.09%) Project Management
7 12 (26.09%) Cisco
7 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 12 (26.09%) Degree
7 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (23.91%) IIS
9 10 (21.74%) Data Centre
10 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
11 8 (17.39%) DHCP
11 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
11 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (17.39%) DNS
11 8 (17.39%) CommVault
11 8 (17.39%) Juniper
11 8 (17.39%) Nessus
11 8 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (17.39%) Nmap
11 8 (17.39%) Cyber Security
11 8 (17.39%) Veeam
11 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 11 (23.91%) IIS
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) Lync
3 2 (4.35%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.22%) MS Office
3 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (52.17%) Firewall
2 13 (28.26%) WAN
2 13 (28.26%) SAN
3 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
4 8 (17.39%) DHCP
4 8 (17.39%) DNS
5 7 (15.22%) LAN
5 7 (15.22%) VoIP
6 6 (13.04%) VPN
7 4 (8.70%) FTP
7 4 (8.70%) SSL
7 4 (8.70%) BGP
7 4 (8.70%) X.509
8 3 (6.52%) Broadband
8 3 (6.52%) VLAN
9 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
9 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.35%) MPLS
9 2 (4.35%) OSPF
10 1 (2.17%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) MySQL
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.87%) Games
3 5 (10.87%) Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Billing
5 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.17%) Back Office
6 1 (2.17%) Electronics
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (28.26%) Administrator
2 10 (21.74%) Architect
3 8 (17.39%) Technical Architect
4 7 (15.22%) Test Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Product Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Security Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Network Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Network Manager
7 3 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) VMware Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Principal Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Linux
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.04%) UNIX
6 4 (8.70%) Ubuntu
6 4 (8.70%) CentOS
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.17%) VxWorks
7 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Project Management
2 8 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
2 8 (17.39%) Cyber Security
3 7 (15.22%) Security Testing
3 7 (15.22%) Test Management
3 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy
3 7 (15.22%) Software Testing
3 7 (15.22%) ITIL
4 6 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.87%) Computer Security
5 5 (10.87%) Product Management
5 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.70%) Identity Management
6 4 (8.70%) Security Management
6 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.70%) Change Management
6 4 (8.70%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.04%) PHP
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) Perl
4 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.52%) VB
5 3 (6.52%) C
6 1 (2.17%) C++
6 1 (2.17%) Java
6 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.17%) VBA
6 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.04%) CCNP
4 3 (6.52%) CCNA
4 3 (6.52%) CCDP
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.52%) MCSA
5 2 (4.35%) CCIE
5 2 (4.35%) CISA
5 2 (4.35%) GCIA
5 2 (4.35%) GCIH
5 2 (4.35%) CEH
5 2 (4.35%) MCTS
5 2 (4.35%) MCITP
5 2 (4.35%) CISSP
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.70%) KVM
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Nessus
1 8 (17.39%) Nmap
2 7 (15.22%) Backup Exec
3 5 (10.87%) Nagios
4 4 (8.70%) ZABBIX
4 4 (8.70%) Puppet
4 4 (8.70%) Rundeck
5 2 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) VMware
2 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.09%) Cisco
4 8 (17.39%) Juniper
4 8 (17.39%) CommVault
4 8 (17.39%) Veeam
5 7 (15.22%) Coverity
5 7 (15.22%) SolarWinds
6 5 (10.87%) Citrix
7 3 (6.52%) HP
7 3 (6.52%) Symantec
8 2 (4.35%) McAfee
8 2 (4.35%) IBM
8 2 (4.35%) SunGard
8 2 (4.35%) Dell
8 2 (4.35%) Intel
8 2 (4.35%) Brocade
8 2 (4.35%) Splunk
8 2 (4.35%) ArcSight
8 2 (4.35%) Trustwave
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Banbury
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Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
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Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
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Bicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 15 days ago
Abingdon
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Salary: up to £42,000 DOE
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