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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 65 71 85
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 12 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.57% 1.45% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 2.00% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 10
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -19.07%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
608 701 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.79% 72.49% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 503 599 797
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 December 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Oxford

Information Security
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) Automotive
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

General
1 8 (61.54%) Automotive
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) IT Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) IT Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Security Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
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