The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxford region that had Security Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Tester
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Tester 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.15% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +4.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
644 814 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.87% 97.72% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 519 691 599
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region that featured Security Tester in the job title.

Security Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Security Tester
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Tester across the Oxford region.

Security Tester Salary Trend in Oxford

Security Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Security Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring Security Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Social Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) OpenVAS
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Scheme
2 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) Source Code Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Coverity
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Security Tester Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Social Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Source Code Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Scheme
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
2 1 (50.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Coverity
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys