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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 107 107
Rank change year-on-year +22 0  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 30 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.22% 1.46% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.45% 9.96% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 12
Median salary £46,250 £51,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.31% +8.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,250 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £90,000 £67,500
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 262 241 259
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 19.38% 14.61% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 207 188 229
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +11 14 £50,000 +26.58% 3
Kidlington - 2 £63,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £50,000 -
Thame - 1 £35,000 -
Network Security
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 24 (48.00%) Degree
2 21 (42.00%) Computer Science
2 21 (42.00%) Web Services
3 19 (38.00%) Juniper
4 17 (34.00%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (34.00%) Social Engineering
5 16 (32.00%) Information Security
6 15 (30.00%) Firewall
6 15 (30.00%) Linux
6 15 (30.00%) Security Testing
6 15 (30.00%) OWASP
7 14 (28.00%) Metasploit
7 14 (28.00%) SaaS
7 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
7 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
7 14 (28.00%) Mobile App
7 14 (28.00%) OSCP
7 14 (28.00%) Cyber Scheme
7 14 (28.00%) CHECK Team Member
7 14 (28.00%) CREST Certified
7 14 (28.00%) BGP
7 14 (28.00%) Nessus
7 14 (28.00%) CEH
8 13 (26.00%) Cyber Essentials
9 12 (24.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 12 (24.00%) Tigerscheme
9 12 (24.00%) Driving Licence
9 12 (24.00%) Palo Alto
9 12 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (24.00%) Cisco

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (12.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) SaaS
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.00%) GitHub
4 1 (2.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) Firewall
2 14 (28.00%) BGP
3 12 (24.00%) VPN
4 11 (22.00%) Ethernet
4 11 (22.00%) MPLS
4 11 (22.00%) WAN
5 10 (20.00%) DNS
5 10 (20.00%) OSPF
5 10 (20.00%) VoIP
6 8 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (16.00%) LAN
6 8 (16.00%) VLAN
7 7 (14.00%) IPv4
7 7 (14.00%) IPv6
8 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (10.00%) EIGRP
9 5 (10.00%) HSRP
9 5 (10.00%) IPsec
9 5 (10.00%) VRRP
9 5 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) MySQL
1 7 (14.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.00%) InfluxDB
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Metasploit
2 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.00%) Automotive
3 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (30.00%) Consultant
2 15 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 13 (26.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (22.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 11 (22.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (22.00%) Security Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) LAN Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (8.00%) Penetration Tester
8 4 (8.00%) Tester
8 4 (8.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (28.00%) Mobile App
3 12 (24.00%) Driving Licence
4 7 (14.00%) Replication
5 4 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (6.00%) Life Science
7 1 (2.00%) AS400
7 1 (2.00%) iSeries
7 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.00%) CentOS
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Cybersecurity
1 17 (34.00%) Social Engineering
2 16 (32.00%) Information Security
3 15 (30.00%) OWASP
3 15 (30.00%) Security Testing
4 9 (18.00%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (14.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.00%) DevOps
7 6 (12.00%) ITIL
7 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.00%) Pair Programming
8 5 (10.00%) High Availability
9 4 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
9 4 (8.00%) Time Management
9 4 (8.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) Python
2 8 (16.00%) SQL
3 5 (10.00%) C
3 5 (10.00%) C++
3 5 (10.00%) Ruby
4 4 (8.00%) Java
4 4 (8.00%) Perl
5 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.00%) Go
6 1 (2.00%) Rust
6 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Degree
2 14 (28.00%) CEH
2 14 (28.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 14 (28.00%) CREST Certified
2 14 (28.00%) Cyber Scheme
2 14 (28.00%) OSCP
2 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
2 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (24.00%) Tigerscheme
4 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (18.00%) CCNP
5 9 (18.00%) CISSP
6 8 (16.00%) CCIE
6 8 (16.00%) CLAS
7 6 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (10.00%) CCIE Service Provider
9 3 (6.00%) DBS Check
10 2 (4.00%) CHECK Team Leader
11 1 (2.00%) CCNA
11 1 (2.00%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 12 (24.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 12 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.00%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Docker
2 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (28.00%) Nessus
2 9 (18.00%) Nagios
3 8 (16.00%) SCOM
4 7 (14.00%) Puppet
5 3 (6.00%) SCCM
6 2 (4.00%) Nmap
7 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Juniper
2 12 (24.00%) Cisco
2 12 (24.00%) Palo Alto
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (16.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (10.00%) Avaya
6 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
6 3 (6.00%) Polycom
7 1 (2.00%) Brocade
7 1 (2.00%) Citrix
7 1 (2.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle
7 1 (2.00%) VMware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 10% bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, certification
Posted: 11 days ago