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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 98 79 104
Rank change year-on-year -19 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 19 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.35% 2.48% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.64% 17.24% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 17
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +57.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £35,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £86,500 £39,000
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 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 286 203 217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 20.34% 14.41% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 268 175 179
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £55,000
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 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 23 March 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 23 March 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
Abingdon +18 2 £35,000 -33.33%
Oxford 0 2 £55,000 -4.34%
Banbury - 1 £50,000 -
Kidlington - 1 £60,000 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) WAN
3 18 (42.86%) Juniper
4 17 (40.48%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (40.48%) LAN
4 17 (40.48%) VoIP
4 17 (40.48%) Wireless
5 16 (38.10%) CCNP
5 16 (38.10%) Avaya
5 16 (38.10%) Firewall
6 15 (35.71%) BGP
6 15 (35.71%) MPLS
6 15 (35.71%) OSPF
6 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 14 (33.33%) Ethernet
7 14 (33.33%) CCIE
8 13 (30.95%) Cisco
8 13 (30.95%) VPN
8 13 (30.95%) Linux
8 13 (30.95%) Palo Alto
9 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (28.57%) DNS
9 12 (28.57%) Nagios
10 11 (26.19%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (26.19%) Degree
10 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
10 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
10 11 (26.19%) Web Services
10 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (26.19%) SCOM

Network Security
Top Related 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 10 (23.81%) Skype for Business
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.90%) Office 365
4 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) WAN
2 17 (40.48%) LAN
2 17 (40.48%) VoIP
2 17 (40.48%) Wireless
3 16 (38.10%) Firewall
4 15 (35.71%) BGP
4 15 (35.71%) MPLS
4 15 (35.71%) OSPF
5 14 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 13 (30.95%) VPN
7 12 (28.57%) DNS
8 11 (26.19%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (23.81%) Cisco Wireless
9 10 (23.81%) DHCP
9 10 (23.81%) EIGRP
9 10 (23.81%) IPsec
9 10 (23.81%) Kerberos
9 10 (23.81%) LDAP
9 10 (23.81%) VLAN
9 10 (23.81%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) MySQL
1 6 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Automotive
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Network Manager
2 11 (26.19%) Network Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Engineering Manager
3 10 (23.81%) Network Engineering Manager
4 8 (19.05%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Network Specialist
7 4 (9.52%) Administrator
7 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (9.52%) IT Administrator
7 4 (9.52%) IT Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Security Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
2 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
3 6 (14.29%) Replication
4 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Unix
4 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.52%) Mac OS
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) High Availability
2 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 6 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (14.29%) DevOps
2 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (14.29%) Pair Programming
2 6 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (11.90%) Information Security
3 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (9.52%) Information Security Management
4 4 (9.52%) Security Management
4 4 (9.52%) Web Development
5 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (4.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (4.76%) C
4 1 (2.38%) C++
4 1 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) Perl
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby
4 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (38.10%) CCNP
3 14 (33.33%) CCIE
4 11 (26.19%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) CCDP
5 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) CCNA
6 1 (2.38%) CEH
6 1 (2.38%) CISSP
6 1 (2.38%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (2.38%) CREST Certified
6 1 (2.38%) Cyber Scheme
6 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.38%) OSCP
6 1 (2.38%) RHCE
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 6 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) Nagios
2 11 (26.19%) SCOM
3 6 (14.29%) Puppet
3 6 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (2.38%) Nessus
4 1 (2.38%) Nmap
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Juniper
2 16 (38.10%) Avaya
3 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 13 (30.95%) Cisco
4 13 (30.95%) Palo Alto
5 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
5 11 (26.19%) SolarWinds
6 10 (23.81%) Blue Coat
6 10 (23.81%) Polycom
7 4 (9.52%) Apple
8 2 (4.76%) Sophos
9 1 (2.38%) Brocade
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle
9 1 (2.38%) VMware
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