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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 64 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.09% 0.14% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 0.18% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 3
Average salary £42,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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 Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
611 559 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.97% 77.96% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 469 479 633
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Oxford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (43.48%) Manufacturing
2 9 (39.13%) Strategic Planning
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) ERP
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) Service Management
2 9 (39.13%) Service Delivery
2 9 (39.13%) Finance
3 4 (17.39%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (8.70%) Websense
5 2 (8.70%) Intel
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) Nagios
5 2 (8.70%) Sophos
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Apache
5 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) LDAP
5 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.70%) Degree

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (8.70%) LDAP
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
General
1 10 (43.48%) Manufacturing
2 9 (39.13%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) IT Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Service Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Support
3 3 (13.04%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Network Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) Network Support
5 1 (4.35%) Information Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Network Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Solaris
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) SUSE
1 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
1 2 (8.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
1 9 (39.13%) ERP
1 9 (39.13%) Service Management
1 9 (39.13%) Service Delivery
1 9 (39.13%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (13.04%) Coaching
3 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Perl
1 2 (8.70%) Python
1 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
1 2 (8.70%) ZABBIX
1 2 (8.70%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Intel
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.70%) Sophos
2 2 (8.70%) Websense
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago