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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 26 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 3.85% 6.59% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 7.14% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
153 168 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 84.07% 92.31% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 55 88 107
Median salary £36,250 £46,400 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

The demand trend of job ads across the Abingdon region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Information 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 19 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (94.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 18 (94.74%) Sophos
2 18 (94.74%) Root Cause Analysis
2 18 (94.74%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (94.74%) Threat Modelling
2 18 (94.74%) Security Operations
2 18 (94.74%) Security Operations Centre
3 13 (68.42%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (52.63%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (26.32%) GPEN
6 5 (26.32%) OSCP
6 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
6 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (26.32%) Open Source
6 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
6 5 (26.32%) Security Architecture
6 5 (26.32%) Splunk
6 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (26.32%) WMI
6 5 (26.32%) GCFA
6 5 (26.32%) CISSP
6 5 (26.32%) GIAC
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) Python
6 5 (26.32%) Sumo Logic
6 5 (26.32%) CREST Certified
6 5 (26.32%) SANS

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Sumo Logic
General
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Principal Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 18 (94.74%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Cybersecurity
1 18 (94.74%) Root Cause Analysis
1 18 (94.74%) Security Operations
1 18 (94.74%) Threat Modelling
1 18 (94.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 13 (68.42%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (26.32%) Open Source
4 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
1 5 (26.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) CISSP
2 5 (26.32%) CREST Certified
2 5 (26.32%) GCFA
2 5 (26.32%) GIAC
2 5 (26.32%) GPEN
2 5 (26.32%) OSCP
2 5 (26.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (26.32%) SSAE 16
3 1 (5.26%) ISO27002
3 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) logstash
1 5 (26.32%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Sophos
2 5 (26.32%) Splunk