Period
to 19 June 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 121 126
Rank change year-on-year -39 +5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 17 51 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.57% 1.84% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.52% 9.29% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 44 50
Oxfordshire median annual salary £28,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.00% -9.09% +57.14%
10th Percentile £23,000 £35,000 £36,125
90th Percentile £47,500 £65,500 £95,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 308 549 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.29% 19.85% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 272 470 355
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £25,850
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - -

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 June 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 June 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 -29 12 £23,750 -62.00% 1
Abingdon -4 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Network Security
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) IIS
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (41.18%) VoIP
2 7 (41.18%) Apache
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (41.18%) iPad
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Unix
4 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) VLAN
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (23.53%) Time Management
6 3 (17.65%) IPsec
6 3 (17.65%) SSH
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) SSL
6 3 (17.65%) LDAP
6 3 (17.65%) C
6 3 (17.65%) C++
6 3 (17.65%) Juniper
6 3 (17.65%) SAML
6 3 (17.65%) OSPF
6 3 (17.65%) BGP

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 7 (41.18%) Apache
1 7 (41.18%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) VoIP
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) VLAN
3 3 (17.65%) BGP
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (17.65%) IPsec
3 3 (17.65%) OpenVPN
3 3 (17.65%) OSPF
3 3 (17.65%) SSH
3 3 (17.65%) SSL
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) IPv4
4 2 (11.76%) IPv6
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) ICT Support
1 6 (35.29%) ICT Support Technician
1 6 (35.29%) ICT Technician
1 6 (35.29%) Support Technician
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Graduate
4 3 (17.65%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Systems Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) LDAP
1 3 (17.65%) SAML
2 2 (11.76%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) iPad
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Time Management
2 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Innovative Thinking
3 2 (11.76%) Network Packet Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (11.76%) Statistics
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
1 3 (17.65%) C++
1 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
1 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CWNA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) Aerohive Networks
4 2 (11.76%) Aruba
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto