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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 101 103 107
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 11 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.72% 0.99% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.93% 6.67% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 6
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -31.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £25,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
223 255 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.52% 14.89% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 188 219 225
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £24,745
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Oxford +6 8 £37,000 -22.10%
Banbury - 4 £37,500 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 16 (72.73%) LAN
1 16 (72.73%) WAN
2 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) VPN
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (31.82%) VMware
5 7 (31.82%) Cisco
5 7 (31.82%) CCNP
5 7 (31.82%) CCNA
6 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) Service Management
7 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
7 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) Network Design
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
8 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
8 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (18.18%) Business Development
8 4 (18.18%) Degree

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) LAN
1 16 (72.73%) WAN
2 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (18.18%) SNMP
5 3 (13.64%) VoIP
5 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (13.64%) Internet
5 3 (13.64%) MPLS
5 3 (13.64%) OSPF
5 3 (13.64%) BGP
6 2 (9.09%) RTP
6 2 (9.09%) HTTP
6 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
6 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.09%) RTSP
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.55%) DNS
7 1 (4.55%) WLAN
7 1 (4.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Automotive
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Network Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 4 (18.18%) XML
1 4 (18.18%) XML Schema
2 3 (13.64%) Qt
3 2 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Streaming Video
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (18.18%) UNIX
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Android
5 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
1 5 (22.73%) Service Management
1 5 (22.73%) Network Design
2 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (18.18%) Business Development
2 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Android Development
4 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby
2 1 (4.55%) Lua
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCNP
2 7 (31.82%) CCNA
3 4 (18.18%) CISSP
3 4 (18.18%) MCSE
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.55%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco
1 7 (31.82%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
5 2 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (9.09%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) Brocade