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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 105 100 128
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +28
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 19 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.15% 1.14% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.39% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 6
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,600 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
1437 1291 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 87.09% 81.55% 85.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1146 1064 1322
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -7 10 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Abingdon -28 2 £48,500 +24.35%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £77,500 -
Kidlington - 1 £32,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 40 (54.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (48.65%) CISSP
3 26 (35.14%) ITIL
4 23 (31.08%) Finance
5 16 (21.62%) CISM
5 16 (21.62%) Network Security
6 15 (20.27%) Management Information System
6 15 (20.27%) Windows
6 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
7 13 (17.57%) Risk Management
7 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
7 13 (17.57%) Security Architecture
8 12 (16.22%) Firewall
8 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (14.86%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (14.86%) Coaching
9 11 (14.86%) Data Security
10 10 (13.51%) VMware
10 10 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (12.16%) SLA
11 9 (12.16%) C
11 9 (12.16%) Service Delivery
11 9 (12.16%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (12.16%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (12.16%) Resource Management
11 9 (12.16%) Problem Management
11 9 (12.16%) PCI DSS
11 9 (12.16%) Line Management
11 9 (12.16%) Mentoring
11 9 (12.16%) People Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) IaaS
1 1 (1.35%) PaaS
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) Network Security
2 12 (16.22%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.35%) Internet
4 1 (1.35%) LAN
4 1 (1.35%) VPN
4 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) SQLPlus
General
1 23 (31.08%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Publishing
3 5 (6.76%) Legal
3 5 (6.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.05%) Automotive
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Analyst
1 18 (24.32%) IT Manager
1 18 (24.32%) Security Analyst
2 13 (17.57%) Security Manager
3 12 (16.22%) Information Analyst
3 12 (16.22%) Information Security Analyst
4 9 (12.16%) Service Desk Manager
4 9 (12.16%) Service Manager
5 8 (10.81%) Data Manager
6 7 (9.46%) Information Manager
6 7 (9.46%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (8.11%) Help Desk Manager
8 5 (6.76%) IT Security Manager
9 4 (5.41%) IT Services Manager
9 4 (5.41%) Security Officer
10 3 (4.05%) Architect
10 3 (4.05%) Security Architect
11 2 (2.70%) Administrator
11 2 (2.70%) IT Administrator
11 2 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Management Information System
2 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.16%) Virtual Team
4 6 (8.11%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (6.76%) CESG
6 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.70%) Social Media
7 1 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) Linux
3 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) ITIL
2 13 (17.57%) Risk Management
2 13 (17.57%) Security Architecture
3 11 (14.86%) Coaching
3 11 (14.86%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (14.86%) Data Security
4 9 (12.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (12.16%) Line Management
4 9 (12.16%) Mentoring
4 9 (12.16%) People Management
4 9 (12.16%) Problem Management
4 9 (12.16%) Resource Management
4 9 (12.16%) Service Delivery
4 9 (12.16%) Threat Modelling
4 9 (12.16%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (9.46%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (9.46%) Virtual Environments
5 7 (9.46%) Virtual Team Management
6 6 (8.11%) Data Protection
6 6 (8.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.16%) C
2 3 (4.05%) SQL
3 2 (2.70%) Perl
3 2 (2.70%) Python
3 2 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (48.65%) CISSP
2 16 (21.62%) CISM
3 10 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (6.76%) Degree
5 4 (5.41%) GCIA
5 4 (5.41%) GCIH
6 3 (4.05%) CISA
6 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.05%) SANS
6 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.70%) MCSE
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.70%) SSCP
8 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (54.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (12.16%) ISO27002
2 9 (12.16%) PCI DSS
2 9 (12.16%) SLA
3 4 (5.41%) COBIT
3 4 (5.41%) COSO
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.05%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Nessus
1 1 (1.35%) Nmap
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.51%) VMware
3 7 (9.46%) SolarWinds
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle
5 3 (4.05%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.70%) Facebook
6 2 (2.70%) SAP
7 1 (1.35%) Citrix
7 1 (1.35%) Qualys
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago