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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 85 104 93
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 25 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.68% 0.82% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.50% 5.68% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 23
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,462 £37,050 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £59,250 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
238 229 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.96% 14.49% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 211 199 241
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 5 August 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 5 August 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
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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 +5 11 £45,750 -12.85% 1
Abingdon +14 3 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Banbury -5 3 - -
Bicester - 3 £47,500 -
Faringdon - 3 £35,000 - 2
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 27 (62.79%) Firewall
2 25 (58.14%) Windows
3 21 (48.84%) Linux
4 20 (46.51%) VMware
5 18 (41.86%) WAN
6 15 (34.88%) Cisco
6 15 (34.88%) Project Management
7 14 (32.56%) SAN
7 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (30.23%) Finance
9 12 (27.91%) Load Balancing
9 12 (27.91%) PowerShell
9 12 (27.91%) Veeam
9 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (27.91%) CommVault
9 12 (27.91%) Juniper
10 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
10 11 (25.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (25.58%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (20.93%) Perl
11 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
12 8 (18.60%) IIS
12 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
13 7 (16.28%) Degree
13 7 (16.28%) Puppet
13 7 (16.28%) CentOS
13 7 (16.28%) CCNP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 8 (18.60%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) Lync
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.95%) MS Office
3 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (62.79%) Firewall
2 18 (41.86%) WAN
3 14 (32.56%) SAN
4 7 (16.28%) DNS
4 7 (16.28%) DHCP
4 7 (16.28%) VoIP
5 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
5 5 (11.63%) VPN
5 5 (11.63%) LAN
6 4 (9.30%) BGP
6 4 (9.30%) Internet
7 3 (6.98%) SSL
7 3 (6.98%) FTP
7 3 (6.98%) X.509
7 3 (6.98%) VLAN
8 2 (4.65%) Broadband
8 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
8 2 (4.65%) MPLS
8 2 (4.65%) OSPF
9 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Games
2 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Architect
1 12 (27.91%) Technical Architect
1 12 (27.91%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (27.91%) Administrator
2 11 (25.58%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Systems Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Network Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Test Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Product Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Security Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Network Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Network Manager
6 3 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) VMware Architect
6 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Network Security Specialist
8 1 (2.33%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Public Cloud
2 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Linux
3 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (16.28%) CentOS
6 6 (13.95%) UNIX
7 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Project Management
2 12 (27.91%) Load Balancing
3 11 (25.58%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (13.95%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (13.95%) Computer Security
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL
5 5 (11.63%) Security Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Test Management
5 5 (11.63%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Cyber Security
5 5 (11.63%) Test Strategy
6 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.98%) Document Management
7 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.98%) Change Management
7 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.98%) Identity Management
7 3 (6.98%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.93%) Perl
3 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 3 (6.98%) VB
5 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) CCNP
1 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) CCDP
4 2 (4.65%) CCIE
4 2 (4.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.98%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Puppet
2 6 (13.95%) Backup Exec
3 5 (11.63%) Nessus
3 5 (11.63%) Nmap
4 3 (6.98%) ZABBIX
4 3 (6.98%) Rundeck
5 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) VMware
2 15 (34.88%) Cisco
3 12 (27.91%) Juniper
3 12 (27.91%) CommVault
3 12 (27.91%) Veeam
4 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.63%) Coverity
6 3 (6.98%) Symantec
6 3 (6.98%) Citrix
7 2 (4.65%) Brocade
8 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.33%) HP
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