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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 112 97 124
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +27
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.95% 1.08% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.30% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 6
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,150 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £69,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +6.52%
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
1496 1227 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 88.68% 83.19% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1187 1022 1198
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Abingdon -14 8 - -
Oxford -18 6 £55,000 +29.41%
Kidlington - 1 £35,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 39 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (43.94%) CISSP
3 22 (33.33%) Finance
4 21 (31.82%) ITIL
5 13 (19.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 12 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 11 (16.67%) Coaching
8 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (15.15%) Threat Modelling
8 10 (15.15%) Active Directory
8 10 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (15.15%) Windows
8 10 (15.15%) Network Security
9 9 (13.64%) Resource Management
9 9 (13.64%) Problem Management
9 9 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (13.64%) Security Architecture
9 9 (13.64%) Degree
9 9 (13.64%) C
9 9 (13.64%) SLA
9 9 (13.64%) Risk Management
9 9 (13.64%) CISM
9 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery
9 9 (13.64%) Line Management
9 9 (13.64%) Mentoring
9 9 (13.64%) People Management
9 9 (13.64%) Virtual Team

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 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) IaaS
1 1 (1.52%) PaaS
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) Network Security
2 6 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (3.03%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.03%) VoIP
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.52%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQLPlus
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Automotive
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
3 2 (3.03%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Analyst
1 15 (22.73%) Security Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) IT Manager
3 12 (18.18%) Information Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Security Manager
4 9 (13.64%) Service Desk Manager
4 9 (13.64%) Service Manager
5 8 (12.12%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 7 (10.61%) Information Manager
6 7 (10.61%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (9.09%) Help Desk Manager
8 4 (6.06%) IT Services Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 3 (4.55%) Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Security Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Security Officer
10 2 (3.03%) Data Manager
10 2 (3.03%) ITIL Service Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.64%) Virtual Team
4 8 (12.12%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (3.03%) CESG
6 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.03%) Social Media
7 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Linux
3 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) ITIL
2 13 (19.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 12 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
4 11 (16.67%) Coaching
5 10 (15.15%) Threat Modelling
6 9 (13.64%) Line Management
6 9 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 9 (13.64%) People Management
6 9 (13.64%) Problem Management
6 9 (13.64%) Resource Management
6 9 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 9 (13.64%) Security Architecture
6 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 9 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (12.12%) Security Operations
8 7 (10.61%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (10.61%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) C
2 5 (7.58%) SQL
3 2 (3.03%) Perl
3 2 (3.03%) Python
3 2 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (43.94%) CISSP
2 10 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (13.64%) CISM
3 9 (13.64%) Degree
4 4 (6.06%) GCIA
4 4 (6.06%) GCIH
4 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.55%) SANS
6 2 (3.03%) MCSE
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.03%) SSCP
7 1 (1.52%) CISA
7 1 (1.52%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (13.64%) SLA
3 4 (6.06%) COBIT
3 4 (6.06%) COSO
3 4 (6.06%) PCI DSS
4 3 (4.55%) ISO27002
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Nessus
1 1 (1.52%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Sophos
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (6.06%) Cisco
4 4 (6.06%) VMware
5 2 (3.03%) Facebook
5 2 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) Qualys
6 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds