The table below looks at the statistics for Information 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 Information Security over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 99 100 126
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +26
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 20 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.31% 1.42% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.91% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 12
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -19.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,150 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
Information 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
1232 1310 1557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.00% 74.35% 75.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1124 1437
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Information 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 Information Security within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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 +4 12 £37,500 +7.91% 2
Abingdon -12 1 £50,000 +44.92%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Information 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 Information Security.

1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (36.00%) Automotive
4 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (16.00%) Change Control
6 4 (16.00%) Windows
6 4 (16.00%) CISSP
7 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (12.00%) Degree
8 2 (8.00%) CISA
8 2 (8.00%) CISM
8 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (8.00%) Banking
8 2 (8.00%) Project Management
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.00%) Information Security Management
8 2 (8.00%) Data Security
8 2 (8.00%) Security Management
8 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (4.00%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
9 1 (4.00%) Coverity
9 1 (4.00%) QlikView
9 1 (4.00%) Relational Database

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Information 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 Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) QlikView
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (36.00%) Automotive
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) IT Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Server Support
3 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Information Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Information Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Security Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.00%) Change Control
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (8.00%) Data Security
4 2 (8.00%) Security Management
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (4.00%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) C#
1 1 (4.00%) C++
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CISSP
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) CISA
3 2 (8.00%) CISM
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Coverity
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