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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 115 120 110
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 3 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.20% 0.59% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.72% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £28,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +66.66%
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
1222 1525 1441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.46% 81.64% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1307 1288
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,700 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +3 1 £35,641 -
Computer Security
South East

Computer Security
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall Support
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Technician
3 3 (50.00%) Network Support
4 2 (33.33%) Security Specialist
5 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree