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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 108 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.33% 0.30% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.38% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £55,000 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -23.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-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
1227 1300 1261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.72% 77.57% 77.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1141 1141
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,600 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +11 1 - -
Banbury - 1 £25,000 - 1
Bicester - 1 £32,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) NHS
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) CISM
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) CRISC
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (16.67%) QlikView
4 2 (16.67%) ISMS
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Security
4 2 (16.67%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Intranet

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (16.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Information Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Risk Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) IT Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Web Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
1 5 (41.67%) NHS
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) ISMS
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Security
2 2 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
1 4 (33.33%) CISM
2 3 (25.00%) CRISC
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CISA
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) COSO
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Coverity
Banbury, Oxfordshire
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