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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 108 105 131
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 11 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.72% 1.14% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.05% 8.33% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 7
Average salary £46,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
218 240 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.33% 13.62% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 176 216 312
Average salary £35,000 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.28% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Abingdon -5 8 £46,000 +33.33% 5
Oxford -3 2 £40,000 +3.22%
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) WAN
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 10 (50.00%) Juniper
4 10 (50.00%) Network Design
5 9 (45.00%) LAN
5 9 (45.00%) Project Management
5 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 8 (40.00%) SAN
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (40.00%) VMware
6 8 (40.00%) Veeam
6 8 (40.00%) CommVault
6 8 (40.00%) SMTP
6 8 (40.00%) Windows
6 8 (40.00%) Linux
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (40.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (35.00%) ITIL
8 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (30.00%) Service Management
8 6 (30.00%) CCNA
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (25.00%) Legato

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) WAN
2 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) LAN
4 8 (40.00%) SMTP
4 8 (40.00%) SAN
5 5 (25.00%) Internet
5 5 (25.00%) OSPF
5 5 (25.00%) BGP
6 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (10.00%) VPN
7 2 (10.00%) VoIP
8 1 (5.00%) WLAN
8 1 (5.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Network Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Storage Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Storage Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Development Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Development Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Network Design Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
1 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Network Design
2 9 (45.00%) Project Management
3 8 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL
5 6 (30.00%) Service Management
5 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 5 (25.00%) Business Development
7 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CCNA
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Legato
1 5 (25.00%) Nagios
1 5 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (25.00%) Icinga
2 4 (20.00%) Cacti
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) Juniper
3 8 (40.00%) CommVault
3 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Veeam
4 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
6 2 (10.00%) F5
6 2 (10.00%) ProCurve
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.00%) BT
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