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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 95 107 124
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 31 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.00% 0.91% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.81% 5.22% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 10
Median salary £55,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
242 268 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.58% 17.48% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 196 221 215
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £64,000
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +4 6 £39,500 -41.48%
Henley-on-Thames - 5 £90,000 -
Faringdon - 1 £35,000 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 23 (37.10%) Active Directory
2 21 (33.87%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) Information Security
3 20 (32.26%) Firewall
4 19 (30.65%) Linux
5 18 (29.03%) MPLS
5 18 (29.03%) OSPF
5 18 (29.03%) BGP
6 16 (25.81%) Cisco
6 16 (25.81%) LAN
7 15 (24.19%) WAN
7 15 (24.19%) VPN
8 14 (22.58%) Security Architecture
8 14 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (20.97%) Python
9 13 (20.97%) SSL
10 12 (19.35%) VMware
10 12 (19.35%) DevOps
10 12 (19.35%) DV Cleared
10 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
11 11 (17.74%) Security Management
11 11 (17.74%) Telecoms
12 10 (16.13%) Data Security
12 10 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
12 10 (16.13%) CheckPoint
12 10 (16.13%) DMZ
12 10 (16.13%) VoIP
12 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (16.13%) CentOS

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 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Office
1 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) SaaS
2 7 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.61%) IaaS
3 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) Firewall
2 18 (29.03%) BGP
2 18 (29.03%) MPLS
2 18 (29.03%) OSPF
3 16 (25.81%) LAN
4 15 (24.19%) VPN
4 15 (24.19%) WAN
5 13 (20.97%) SSL
6 10 (16.13%) DMZ
6 10 (16.13%) VoIP
7 8 (12.90%) Internet
8 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
9 4 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (6.45%) IP Telephony
10 3 (4.84%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (4.84%) FTP
11 2 (3.23%) Broadband
11 2 (3.23%) DHCP
11 2 (3.23%) DNS
11 2 (3.23%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
1 7 (11.29%) Redis
2 2 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
1 7 (11.29%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.23%) JIRA
2 2 (3.23%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (17.74%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (12.90%) Finance
4 3 (4.84%) Automotive
5 2 (3.23%) Billing
5 2 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) IT Manager
2 14 (22.58%) Security Manager
3 13 (20.97%) Network Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) Security Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) Architect
6 7 (11.29%) AWS Consultant
6 7 (11.29%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Consultant
6 7 (11.29%) Data Manager
6 7 (11.29%) DevOps Consultant
6 7 (11.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) IT Security Manager
6 7 (11.29%) Linux Consultant
6 7 (11.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) SaaS Consultant
6 7 (11.29%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (11.29%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.84%) Clustering
3 2 (3.23%) Robotics
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Physics
4 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Windows
2 19 (30.65%) Linux
3 10 (16.13%) CentOS
4 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.23%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.61%) Android
7 1 (1.61%) CatOS
7 1 (1.61%) Unix
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Information Security
2 14 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (22.58%) Security Architecture
3 12 (19.35%) DevOps
4 11 (17.74%) Security Management
5 10 (16.13%) Data Security
5 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
6 9 (14.52%) High Availability
6 9 (14.52%) Network Security Management
7 7 (11.29%) Network Design
7 7 (11.29%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (11.29%) Threat Modelling
8 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (9.68%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (9.68%) ITIL
8 6 (9.68%) Line Management
9 3 (4.84%) Project Management
9 3 (4.84%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) Python
2 8 (12.90%) C
3 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
3 7 (11.29%) Ruby
4 4 (6.45%) Java
4 4 (6.45%) PHP
5 3 (4.84%) C++
6 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.23%) SQL
7 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) DV Cleared
1 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.90%) Degree
3 4 (6.45%) CCNP
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.84%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (1.61%) CCIE
5 1 (1.61%) CEH
5 1 (1.61%) CISSP
5 1 (1.61%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.61%) GIAC
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) COBIT
1 1 (1.61%) COSO
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 23 (37.10%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) Xen
4 2 (3.23%) KVM
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Puppet
2 7 (11.29%) Cobbler
2 7 (11.29%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (9.68%) Nessus
3 6 (9.68%) Nmap
4 3 (4.84%) ZABBIX
5 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.23%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.61%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Cisco
2 12 (19.35%) VMware
3 10 (16.13%) CheckPoint
3 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.29%) F5
4 7 (11.29%) Juniper
5 3 (4.84%) Coverity
5 3 (4.84%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.61%) Qualys
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Infosec People Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £55,000 per annum + big pension and benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago