The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 23 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.68% - 7.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% - 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £38,500 - £36,450
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Information Security
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90 154 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 75.63% 93.33% 70.32%
Number of salaries quoted 77 139 83
Average salary £44,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Information Security
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Abingdon region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Abingdon

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) Icinga
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) BS7799

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) BS7799
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Icinga
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware