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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 70 69 77
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.71% 1.25% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.55% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
620 644 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 87.82% 80.70% 78.61%
Number of salaries quoted 549 480 473
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 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 25 September 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Oxford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) CISM
3 7 (46.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) CISSP
4 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (40.00%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (33.33%) SQLPlus
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (33.33%) Compliance Management
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Automotive
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (13.33%) CTI
8 2 (13.33%) Change Management
8 2 (13.33%) MPLS
8 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
8 2 (13.33%) Nortel
8 2 (13.33%) DHCP
8 2 (13.33%) FTP
8 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Network Security
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) ADSL
3 2 (13.33%) CTI
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) FTP
3 2 (13.33%) GPRS
3 2 (13.33%) GSM
3 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (13.33%) ISDN
3 2 (13.33%) MPLS
3 2 (13.33%) Nortel Optivity
3 2 (13.33%) PBX
3 2 (13.33%) Symposium
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) VLAN
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQLPlus
General
1 4 (26.67%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Information
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Security
4 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (33.33%) Compliance Management
3 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Data Security
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CISM
2 6 (40.00%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) CISA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (13.33%) SLA
4 1 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
1 5 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Nortel
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago