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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 75 70 75
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.29% 0.62% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 4.65% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 114 86 99
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 16.50% 13.25% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 110 75 82
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Network Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Oxford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (33.33%) Apple
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Avaya
4 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Office 365
4 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (11.11%) Nagios
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall

Network Security
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) VLAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) IT Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) IT Systems Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Mac Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Mac Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (33.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Security Management
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) OWASP
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Social Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CEH
1 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified
1 1 (11.11%) Cyber Scheme
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) OSCP
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Nessus
2 1 (11.11%) Nmap
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Apple
2 3 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds