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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 98 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 16 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.04% 0.57% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.80% 4.24% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 12
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,725
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £44,145
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
276 236 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.00% 13.45% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 224 211 294
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +11 4 £67,500 +28.57%
Abingdon +8 4 £35,000 +26.12%
Banbury -2 1 - -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 30 (78.95%) Firewall
2 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) WAN
2 24 (63.16%) Cisco
3 23 (60.53%) VMware
4 22 (57.89%) Linux
5 21 (55.26%) Juniper
5 21 (55.26%) SAN
5 21 (55.26%) CommVault
5 21 (55.26%) Project Management
5 21 (55.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (55.26%) Technical Architecture
5 21 (55.26%) Load Balancing
5 21 (55.26%) Veeam
5 21 (55.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (55.26%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (55.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (44.74%) Public Cloud
7 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
10 10 (26.32%) SMTP
10 10 (26.32%) Network Design
10 10 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (23.68%) Internet
12 8 (21.05%) Perl
12 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
12 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
13 7 (18.42%) Degree
13 7 (18.42%) BGP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (7.89%) IIS
1 3 (7.89%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (55.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (78.95%) Firewall
2 24 (63.16%) WAN
3 21 (55.26%) SAN
4 10 (26.32%) SMTP
5 9 (23.68%) Internet
6 7 (18.42%) BGP
7 6 (15.79%) VoIP
7 6 (15.79%) OSPF
8 3 (7.89%) DNS
8 3 (7.89%) DHCP
9 2 (5.26%) Wireless
10 1 (2.63%) Broadband
10 1 (2.63%) LAN
10 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
10 1 (2.63%) MPLS
10 1 (2.63%) VLAN
10 1 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.89%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Architect
1 11 (28.95%) Technical Architect
1 11 (28.95%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Systems Architect
3 6 (15.79%) Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Firewall Support
4 5 (13.16%) Development Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Development Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Computer Technician
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Storage Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Storage Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Network Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Linux
3 21 (55.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.79%) UNIX
6 4 (10.53%) CentOS
6 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Project Management
1 21 (55.26%) Technical Architecture
1 21 (55.26%) Load Balancing
2 10 (26.32%) Network Design
2 10 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (13.16%) Computer Security
3 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.26%) Cyber Security
5 2 (5.26%) Security Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Test Management
5 2 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL
6 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
2 8 (21.05%) Perl
2 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.79%) CCNP
3 3 (7.89%) CCDP
4 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) CCIE
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (55.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Legato
1 5 (13.16%) Nagios
1 5 (13.16%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (13.16%) Icinga
2 4 (10.53%) Puppet
2 4 (10.53%) Cacti
3 3 (7.89%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.26%) Nessus
4 2 (5.26%) Nmap
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) Cisco
2 23 (60.53%) VMware
3 21 (55.26%) Juniper
3 21 (55.26%) CommVault
3 21 (55.26%) Veeam
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.16%) Dell
5 5 (13.16%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.89%) Symantec
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix
7 2 (5.26%) Coverity
8 1 (2.63%) Brocade
Witney, Oxfordshire, South West
Cottsway
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago