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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 84 66 77
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.72% 1.69% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 2.11% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 2
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -34.61%
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +6.52%
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
736 616 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 88.89% 80.31% 81.89%
Number of salaries quoted 643 499 576
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £62,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (35.00%) CISSP
2 7 (35.00%) CISM
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) SQLPlus
5 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.00%) Automotive
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
6 2 (10.00%) Release Management
6 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
6 2 (10.00%) SAP
6 2 (10.00%) VoIP
6 2 (10.00%) Publishing
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Security

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 5 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQLPlus
General
1 3 (15.00%) Automotive
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Information Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Information Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Data Manager
5 2 (10.00%) IT Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Head of Information
6 1 (5.00%) Head of Security
6 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Data Security
5 2 (10.00%) Release Management
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Privacy
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Management
6 1 (5.00%) Security Management
6 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CISM
1 7 (35.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CISA
3 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
1 5 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) SAP