The table below looks at the statistics for Data 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 Data Security over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 116 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 15 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.93% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 3
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.44% -
Data 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
1387 1262 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.78% 87.28% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1107 1062 1086
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Data Security
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Data 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 Data Security within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 8 £57,500 -
Abingdon - 4 £62,500 -
Thame - 2 £60,000 -
Data Security
South East

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Data 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 Data Security.

1 20 (76.92%) Security Management
1 20 (76.92%) Information Security
2 19 (73.08%) Windows
3 17 (65.38%) Network Security
3 17 (65.38%) Security Architecture
4 16 (61.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
5 15 (57.69%) Network Security Management
6 6 (23.08%) VPN
7 5 (19.23%) LAN
7 5 (19.23%) WAN
7 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) Firewall
8 4 (15.38%) Intranet
8 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
8 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (15.38%) ITIL
8 4 (15.38%) CISSP
8 4 (15.38%) Supplier Management
8 4 (15.38%) Google
8 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (15.38%) Google Apps
8 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
9 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (11.54%) VMware

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Data 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 Data Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) GNU Octave
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) Network Security
2 6 (23.08%) VPN
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 4 (15.38%) Intranet
5 1 (3.85%) InfiniBand
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) GCC
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (61.54%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Security Manager
2 13 (50.00%) Data Manager
2 13 (50.00%) IT Manager
3 12 (46.15%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 4 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Team Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Information Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Information Officer
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (7.69%) Security Officer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Support
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Support
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) EDI
1 1 (3.85%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) CESG
5 1 (3.85%) CUDA
5 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.85%) Grid Computing
5 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Information Security
1 20 (76.92%) Security Management
2 17 (65.38%) Security Architecture
3 15 (57.69%) Network Security Management
4 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Supplier Management
6 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
7 2 (7.69%) SIEM
7 2 (7.69%) Threat Modelling
7 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (3.85%) CCIE
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) COBIT
1 2 (7.69%) COSO
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.69%) ISO27002
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) KVM
3 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Google
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Intel
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Sun