The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 107 97 100
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 11 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.70% 1.25% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.85% 7.86% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 1
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
227 280 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.36% 15.89% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 200 241 195
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,975 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
South East

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Banbury - 5 £45,000 -
Oxford +5 3 £56,250 +18.42%
Abingdon -19 1 £30,000 -17.69%
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) LAN
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) VPN
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) CCNP
6 5 (31.25%) CCNA
6 5 (31.25%) Network Design
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (25.00%) CISSP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) LAN
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 9 (56.25%) VPN
4 4 (25.00%) SNMP
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
5 3 (18.75%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) OSPF
5 3 (18.75%) BGP
6 2 (12.50%) RTSP
6 2 (12.50%) HTTP
6 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) RTP
7 1 (6.25%) DNS
7 1 (6.25%) DHCP
7 1 (6.25%) VoIP
7 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (18.75%) Qt
3 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Streaming Video
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Network Design
2 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Android Development
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Lua
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCNP
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) CISSP
4 3 (18.75%) MCSE
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
5 2 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) Brocade
5 2 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (12.50%) HP