Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Network Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Security over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 98 95
Rank change year-on-year -16 -3 +22
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.37% 1.65% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 17.24% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 8
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +53.85% -43.48%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,325 £26,500
90th Percentile £63,700 £63,375 £38,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -9.09%

Network Security is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 125 145 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 9.18% 9.57% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 113 129 209
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +1.12% -1.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £71,250 £60,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £51,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.49% +4.71%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Oxford

Network Security
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security in Oxford.

Salary trend for Network Security in Oxford

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (60.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (60.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) BGP

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Network Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (60.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (60.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CCDA
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos