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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 102 104 124
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +20
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 16 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.13% 0.77% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.38% 5.04% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 10
Average salary £45,000 £23,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.65% -63.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,000 £29,041
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
191 238 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.45% 15.32% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 169 214 321
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Abingdon - 10 £46,000 - 1
Oxford +2 2 £40,000 -23.80%
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 19 (79.17%) WAN
2 15 (62.50%) Cisco
3 14 (58.33%) Firewall
4 12 (50.00%) Juniper
5 11 (45.83%) Project Management
5 11 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
6 10 (41.67%) Network Design
6 10 (41.67%) VMware
6 10 (41.67%) SAN
6 10 (41.67%) CommVault
6 10 (41.67%) SMTP
6 10 (41.67%) Windows
6 10 (41.67%) Linux
6 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (41.67%) Veeam
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (37.50%) LAN
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 7 (29.17%) ITIL
10 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (25.00%) Service Management
10 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 5 (20.83%) Icinga
11 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds
11 5 (20.83%) EMC NetWorker

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) WAN
2 14 (58.33%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) SMTP
3 10 (41.67%) SAN
4 9 (37.50%) LAN
5 5 (20.83%) Internet
5 5 (20.83%) OSPF
5 5 (20.83%) BGP
6 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.33%) Wireless
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (8.33%) VoIP
7 2 (8.33%) VPN
8 1 (4.17%) WLAN
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) Network Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Development Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Development Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Storage Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Firewall Support
5 3 (12.50%) Network Design Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Computer Technician
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
1 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Project Management
2 10 (41.67%) Network Design
2 10 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 10 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) Service Management
4 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.83%) Business Continuity
5 5 (20.83%) Business Development
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Computer Security
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CCNP
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Legato
1 5 (20.83%) Nagios
1 5 (20.83%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (20.83%) Icinga
2 4 (16.67%) Cacti
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) Juniper
3 10 (41.67%) CommVault
3 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) Veeam
4 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds
4 5 (20.83%) Dell
5 2 (8.33%) ProCurve
5 2 (8.33%) BT
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) HP
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