The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 113 100 113
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 4 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.28% 0.98% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.26% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +9.37%
Computer Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1172 1188 1523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.83% 77.39% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 983 996 1379
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Security across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Computer Security
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Computer Security Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Computer Security
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Computer 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 Computer Security.

1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Management

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Computer 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 Computer Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall Support
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Technician
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree