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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 111 98 122
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 20 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.22% 1.19% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 7.12% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 10
Median salary £44,750 £49,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.67% +30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £37,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,405
% change year-on-year
- +8.68%
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
220 267 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.37% 16.77% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 166 242 214
Median salary £35,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,300 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 7 £39,500 -21.00%
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £90,000 -
Faringdon 0 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 21 (38.18%) MPLS
1 21 (38.18%) OSPF
1 21 (38.18%) BGP
2 19 (34.55%) Firewall
3 18 (32.73%) Linux
4 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
5 15 (27.27%) LAN
5 15 (27.27%) Cisco
5 15 (27.27%) Information Security
6 14 (25.45%) WAN
6 14 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (23.64%) VPN
7 13 (23.64%) Windows
7 13 (23.64%) VMware
8 12 (21.82%) Telecoms
8 12 (21.82%) DV Cleared
8 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
8 12 (21.82%) SSL
8 12 (21.82%) Python
9 11 (20.00%) DevOps
10 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
10 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
10 10 (18.18%) Threat Modelling
10 10 (18.18%) C
10 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 10 (18.18%) VoIP
10 10 (18.18%) CheckPoint
10 10 (18.18%) DMZ
10 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (18.18%) Network Design

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 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
1 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) SaaS
2 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) IaaS
3 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.18%) BGP
1 21 (38.18%) MPLS
1 21 (38.18%) OSPF
2 19 (34.55%) Firewall
3 15 (27.27%) LAN
4 14 (25.45%) WAN
5 13 (23.64%) VPN
6 12 (21.82%) SSL
7 10 (18.18%) DMZ
7 10 (18.18%) VoIP
8 8 (14.55%) Internet
9 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
10 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (7.27%) IP Telephony
11 2 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.64%) FTP
12 1 (1.82%) DHCP
12 1 (1.82%) HTTP
12 1 (1.82%) SMTP
12 1 (1.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) MongoDB
1 7 (12.73%) Redis
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
1 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
1 7 (12.73%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (21.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.45%) Automotive
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) IT Manager
1 13 (23.64%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Architect
2 10 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Security Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (18.18%) Telecoms Architect
3 9 (16.36%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) AWS Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (12.73%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) DevOps Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Linux Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (12.73%) SaaS Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) CAdES
1 1 (1.82%) PAdES
1 1 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (1.82%) XAdES
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Clustering
2 3 (5.45%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Physics
3 1 (1.82%) Robotics
3 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) Linux
2 13 (23.64%) Windows
3 9 (16.36%) CentOS
4 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.82%) Android
6 1 (1.82%) Unix
6 1 (1.82%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Information Security
2 14 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (20.00%) DevOps
4 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 10 (18.18%) Network Design
4 10 (18.18%) Threat Modelling
5 9 (16.36%) High Availability
6 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
6 8 (14.55%) Security Architecture
7 6 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (10.91%) ITIL
7 6 (10.91%) Line Management
7 6 (10.91%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (7.27%) Data Security
8 4 (7.27%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Security Management
9 3 (5.45%) CRM
9 3 (5.45%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (5.45%) Network Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) Python
2 10 (18.18%) C
3 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
3 7 (12.73%) Ruby
4 4 (7.27%) PHP
5 3 (5.45%) Java
5 3 (5.45%) SQL
6 2 (3.64%) C++
6 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) DV Cleared
1 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) CCNP
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.82%) CEH
4 1 (1.82%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (1.82%) CISSP
4 1 (1.82%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.82%) GIAC
4 1 (1.82%) ISEB
4 1 (1.82%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) COBIT
1 1 (1.82%) COSO
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.45%) Xen
4 2 (3.64%) vSphere
5 1 (1.82%) KVM
5 1 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Puppet
2 7 (12.73%) Cobbler
2 7 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.45%) Nessus
3 3 (5.45%) Nmap
4 2 (3.64%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.82%) OpenVAS
5 1 (1.82%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Cisco
2 13 (23.64%) VMware
3 10 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.73%) F5
4 7 (12.73%) Juniper
5 3 (5.45%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.82%) Citrix
6 1 (1.82%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.82%) Coverity
6 1 (1.82%) Qualys
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Wolsey Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago