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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 77 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.37% 1.64% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 2.04% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Median salary £48,750 £42,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,700 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £75,000 £71,000
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
663 638 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 90.95% 80.25% 83.82%
Number of salaries quoted 583 533 654
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
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 25 June 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Oxford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 14 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (38.46%) CISSP
3 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (34.62%) Security Architecture
4 8 (30.77%) Network Security
5 7 (26.92%) CISM
5 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
5 7 (26.92%) Publishing
5 7 (26.92%) PCI DSS
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
7 5 (19.23%) Data Security
7 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
8 4 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Legal
8 4 (15.38%) Network Design
8 4 (15.38%) Security Management
8 4 (15.38%) Network Security Management
8 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (15.38%) ITIL
9 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
9 3 (11.54%) SQL
9 3 (11.54%) Oracle
9 3 (11.54%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (11.54%) Cisco
9 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (11.54%) CISA

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 8 (30.77%) Network Security
2 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
2 2 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQLPlus
General
1 7 (26.92%) Publishing
2 4 (15.38%) Legal
2 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (11.54%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Security Manager
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) IT Manager
2 8 (30.77%) Security Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Data Manager
3 7 (26.92%) Information Manager
3 7 (26.92%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (15.38%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Information Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) IT Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) IT Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Head of Information
7 1 (3.85%) Head of Information Security
7 1 (3.85%) Head of Security
7 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Security Architecture
2 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
3 5 (19.23%) Data Security
3 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Network Design
4 4 (15.38%) Network Security Management
4 4 (15.38%) Security Management
4 4 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Data Privacy
5 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) Release Management
7 1 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CISSP
2 7 (26.92%) CISM
3 3 (11.54%) CISA
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (26.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
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