Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 98 130
Rank change year-on-year -51 +32 -13
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 76 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.28% 2.46% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 16.03% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 52 33
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,880 £32,915 £25,300
90th Percentile £61,800 £78,750 £78,750
South East median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 273 474 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.99% 15.34% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 230 370 453
Oxfordshire median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.12% -4.49% +5.95%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £26,550
90th Percentile £90,000 £65,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.56%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security 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 in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Network Security in Oxfordshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Oxfordshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -26 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Abingdon +4 1 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Bicester - 1 £33,450 -
Network Security
South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (42.86%) Data Privacy
3 3 (42.86%) Forensic Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 3 (42.86%) Private Cloud
3 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) Network Design
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) IPv6
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Network Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (42.86%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (42.86%) Data Privacy
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Forensic Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
3 1 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCDA
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
2 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Nokia
2 1 (14.29%) Samsung
2 1 (14.29%) Sophos
2 1 (14.29%) VMware