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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 78 74
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 16 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.25% 0.94% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.53% 7.78% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 5
Median salary £50,000 £39,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.58% -41.48%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 103 90 147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 14.49% 12.08% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 71 71 140
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
2 11 (61.11%) Web Services
3 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (44.44%) Palo Alto
4 8 (44.44%) VPN
4 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 7 (38.89%) Juniper
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
5 7 (38.89%) BGP
5 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
5 7 (38.89%) Social Engineering
5 7 (38.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
6 6 (33.33%) CREST Certified
6 6 (33.33%) Cyber Scheme
6 6 (33.33%) SCOM
6 6 (33.33%) OWASP
6 6 (33.33%) Metasploit
6 6 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (33.33%) SaaS
6 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (33.33%) OSCP
6 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 6 (33.33%) Nagios

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
1 8 (44.44%) VPN
2 7 (38.89%) BGP
2 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
3 6 (33.33%) DNS
4 5 (27.78%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (27.78%) WAN
5 3 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 2 (11.11%) HSRP
6 2 (11.11%) IPsec
6 2 (11.11%) MPLS
6 2 (11.11%) OSPF
6 2 (11.11%) VoIP
6 2 (11.11%) VRRP
7 1 (5.56%) IPv4
7 1 (5.56%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Metasploit
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Automotive
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Consultant
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Network Security Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Security Consultant
1 8 (44.44%) Security Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Juniper Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 5 (27.78%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
4 4 (22.22%) Life Science
5 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
2 7 (38.89%) Social Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) Information Security
3 6 (33.33%) OWASP
4 5 (27.78%) Change Management
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
4 5 (27.78%) Security Operations
4 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Service Design
4 5 (27.78%) Time Management
4 5 (27.78%) Web Filtering
5 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (16.67%) Task Automation
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) Logistics
6 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C
1 4 (22.22%) C++
1 4 (22.22%) Java
1 4 (22.22%) Perl
1 4 (22.22%) Ruby
2 3 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (33.33%) CEH
3 6 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
3 6 (33.33%) CREST Certified
3 6 (33.33%) Cyber Scheme
3 6 (33.33%) OSCP
3 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) DBS Check
4 4 (22.22%) Tigerscheme
5 2 (11.11%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) PMO
2 4 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Nagios
1 6 (33.33%) Nessus
1 6 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (11.11%) Nmap
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Palo Alto
2 7 (38.89%) Juniper
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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