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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 103 123 95
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -28
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 9 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.71% 0.51% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.62% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 29
Average salary £38,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.94% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £45,000 £35,960
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,000 £54,920
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1242 1457 1411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.70% 82.46% 76.44%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1311 1217
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 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
(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 7 £46,500 -2.10% 1
Abingdon - 2 £38,500 -
Witney +12 1 £18,000 -72.30%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) ERP
2 6 (35.29%) Service Management
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Strategic Planning
3 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
3 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (23.53%) ISO 9001
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 3 (17.65%) BS7799
5 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (17.65%) Automotive
5 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (17.65%) COBIT
5 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
6 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) Time Management
6 2 (11.76%) Software Deployment
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
6 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (11.76%) Firewall
6 2 (11.76%) Data Security
6 2 (11.76%) Security Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) IT Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Security Officer
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support
4 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) ERP
2 6 (35.29%) Service Management
2 6 (35.29%) Strategic Planning
3 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
4 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Data Security
5 2 (11.76%) Security Management
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 2 (11.76%) Software Deployment
5 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (23.53%) ISO 9001
3 3 (17.65%) BS7799
3 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (17.65%) COBIT
3 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) Icinga
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
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