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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 81 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 25 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.00% 2.05% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.77% 15.77% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 9
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,000 £49,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
285 222 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.76% 13.00% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 250 170 176
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £47,500 £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 Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire 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 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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +23 7 £32,500 -43.47% 3
Abingdon +8 6 £35,000 -44.00%
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 30 (66.67%) Windows
2 20 (44.44%) WAN
2 20 (44.44%) MPLS
3 18 (40.00%) OSPF
3 18 (40.00%) BGP
4 17 (37.78%) Wireless
5 16 (35.56%) Firewall
5 16 (35.56%) Avaya
5 16 (35.56%) VoIP
5 16 (35.56%) LAN
6 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
7 13 (28.89%) Cisco
7 13 (28.89%) DNS
7 13 (28.89%) VPN
7 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (28.89%) CheckPoint
7 13 (28.89%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (26.67%) CCNP
8 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 12 (26.67%) DHCP
8 12 (26.67%) SolarWinds
9 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (24.44%) Degree
9 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
9 11 (24.44%) Palo Alto
9 11 (24.44%) Web Services
9 11 (24.44%) Juniper
9 11 (24.44%) Nagios
10 10 (22.22%) CCIE
10 10 (22.22%) Kerberos

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 10 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.44%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (44.44%) MPLS
1 20 (44.44%) WAN
2 18 (40.00%) BGP
2 18 (40.00%) OSPF
3 17 (37.78%) Wireless
4 16 (35.56%) Firewall
4 16 (35.56%) LAN
4 16 (35.56%) VoIP
5 13 (28.89%) DNS
5 13 (28.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (28.89%) VPN
6 12 (26.67%) DHCP
7 10 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
7 10 (22.22%) EIGRP
7 10 (22.22%) Ethernet
7 10 (22.22%) HSRP
7 10 (22.22%) IPsec
7 10 (22.22%) Kerberos
7 10 (22.22%) LDAP
7 10 (22.22%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.67%) MySQL
3 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Billing
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Network Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Engineering Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Network Engineering Manager
3 8 (17.78%) Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Telecoms Architect
4 7 (15.56%) Network Specialist
4 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Support Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (11.11%) Administrator
6 5 (11.11%) Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.89%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Server Support
7 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
2 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.89%) iPad
3 4 (8.89%) iPhone
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Replication
5 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Linux
3 8 (17.78%) Apple iOS
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.89%) Mac OS
5 4 (8.89%) Unix
5 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
5 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) High Availability
2 9 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (17.78%) Network Design
3 8 (17.78%) Threat Modelling
4 7 (15.56%) Information Security
5 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (8.89%) Information Security Management
7 4 (8.89%) Security Management
7 4 (8.89%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (8.89%) Web Development
8 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.67%) DevOps
8 3 (6.67%) Pair Programming
8 3 (6.67%) Security Monitoring
9 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) C
2 5 (11.11%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (26.67%) CCNP
3 11 (24.44%) Degree
4 10 (22.22%) CCIE
5 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (17.78%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.44%) CCDP
8 1 (2.22%) CCNA
8 1 (2.22%) CEH
8 1 (2.22%) CISSP
8 1 (2.22%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (2.22%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.22%) Cyber Scheme
8 1 (2.22%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.22%) OSCP
8 1 (2.22%) RHCE
8 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.22%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Terminal Server
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) vSphere
3 3 (6.67%) Docker
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Nagios
2 10 (22.22%) SCOM
3 6 (13.33%) SCCM
4 3 (6.67%) Puppet
5 1 (2.22%) Nessus
5 1 (2.22%) Nmap
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Avaya
2 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
3 13 (28.89%) CheckPoint
3 13 (28.89%) Cisco
4 12 (26.67%) SolarWinds
5 11 (24.44%) Juniper
5 11 (24.44%) Palo Alto
6 10 (22.22%) Blue Coat
6 10 (22.22%) Polycom
7 4 (8.89%) Apple
7 4 (8.89%) VMware
8 2 (4.44%) Nortel
8 2 (4.44%) Sophos
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