The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 66 73 91
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.28% 0.94% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.13% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Median salary £42,500 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £23,700 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £69,300 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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 Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
571 621 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 91.65% 83.81% 84.73%
Number of salaries quoted 523 496 705
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Information Security
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Oxford

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Oxford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
3 10 (40.00%) Network Security
4 8 (32.00%) Windows
5 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
5 7 (28.00%) CISSP
5 7 (28.00%) Data Security
5 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
5 7 (28.00%) Publishing
6 6 (24.00%) Network Security Management
6 6 (24.00%) Security Management
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 4 (16.00%) Automotive
8 4 (16.00%) CISM
8 4 (16.00%) Legal
8 4 (16.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (16.00%) Network Design
8 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
8 4 (16.00%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (12.00%) Data Privacy
9 3 (12.00%) CISA
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco
10 2 (8.00%) VoIP
10 2 (8.00%) SAP
10 2 (8.00%) Coaching

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
General
1 7 (28.00%) Publishing
2 6 (24.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (16.00%) Automotive
3 4 (16.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) IT Manager
2 9 (36.00%) Data Manager
2 9 (36.00%) Security Manager
3 8 (32.00%) Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Security Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Information Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Information Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) IT Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) IT Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Head of Information
7 1 (4.00%) Head of Information Security
7 1 (4.00%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
2 7 (28.00%) Data Security
2 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (24.00%) Network Security Management
3 6 (24.00%) Security Management
4 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (16.00%) Network Design
4 4 (16.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Data Privacy
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) Coaching
6 2 (8.00%) Release Management
6 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) CISSP
2 4 (16.00%) CISM
3 3 (12.00%) CISA
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) SAP