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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 99 123 111
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 17 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.12% 0.33% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.18% 2.69% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 9
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £49,500 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
275 223 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.06% 12.23% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 218 197 304
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 8 £35,000 +27.27%
Oxford +5 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (87.88%) Firewall
2 25 (75.76%) Cisco
3 23 (69.70%) Windows
4 22 (66.67%) Linux
4 22 (66.67%) WAN
4 22 (66.67%) Juniper
4 22 (66.67%) Project Management
4 22 (66.67%) VMware
4 22 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (63.64%) Technical Architecture
5 21 (63.64%) Load Balancing
5 21 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (63.64%) Veeam
5 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (63.64%) SAN
5 21 (63.64%) CommVault
6 17 (51.52%) Public Cloud
7 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (30.30%) Network Design
9 10 (30.30%) SMTP
9 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
9 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (27.27%) Internet
11 8 (24.24%) Perl
11 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
11 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
12 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
13 6 (18.18%) UNIX

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (87.88%) Firewall
2 22 (66.67%) WAN
3 21 (63.64%) SAN
4 10 (30.30%) SMTP
5 9 (27.27%) Internet
6 6 (18.18%) OSPF
6 6 (18.18%) BGP
7 2 (6.06%) DHCP
7 2 (6.06%) DNS
7 2 (6.06%) LAN
7 2 (6.06%) VoIP
7 2 (6.06%) Wireless
8 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Architect
1 11 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 10 (30.30%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Systems Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Development Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Development Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Firewall Support
6 4 (12.12%) Computer Technician
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Storage Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Storage Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Network Support
7 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Linux
3 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.18%) UNIX
6 4 (12.12%) CentOS
6 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Project Management
2 21 (63.64%) Technical Architecture
2 21 (63.64%) Load Balancing
3 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (30.30%) Network Design
4 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.15%) Computer Security
5 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
2 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
2 8 (24.24%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Legato
1 5 (15.15%) Nagios
1 5 (15.15%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (15.15%) Icinga
2 4 (12.12%) Cacti
2 4 (12.12%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Cisco
2 22 (66.67%) Juniper
2 22 (66.67%) VMware
3 21 (63.64%) Veeam
3 21 (63.64%) CommVault
4 5 (15.15%) Dell
4 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix
6 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) BT
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) ProCurve
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
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