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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 106 104 130
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 21 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.34% 0.72% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.88% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 10
Median salary £48,500 £38,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.97% -21.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £18,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,150 £65,000 £71,000
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
1375 1248 1529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 87.69% 81.68% 86.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 980 1381
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 £70,000 £60,000 £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 May 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 May 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 0 7 £42,500 -8.60%
Abingdon -24 5 £48,500 +25.97% 1
Kidlington - 3 £32,500 -
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £77,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 41 (47.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (41.86%) CISSP
3 26 (30.23%) Finance
4 25 (29.07%) Windows
5 24 (27.91%) ITIL
6 21 (24.42%) Active Directory
6 21 (24.42%) Network Security
7 17 (19.77%) Firewall
7 17 (19.77%) Security Architecture
8 16 (18.60%) Data Security
9 15 (17.44%) Management Information System
9 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
9 15 (17.44%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (16.28%) CISM
10 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (15.12%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (15.12%) Risk Management
11 13 (15.12%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (13.95%) ISO27002
13 11 (12.79%) Coaching
13 11 (12.79%) Security Management
14 10 (11.63%) VMware
14 10 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (11.63%) Threat Modelling
15 9 (10.47%) Line Management
15 9 (10.47%) Mentoring
15 9 (10.47%) People Management
15 9 (10.47%) Data Protection
15 9 (10.47%) Resource 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 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) IaaS
2 1 (1.16%) PaaS
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.42%) Network Security
2 17 (19.77%) Firewall
3 2 (2.33%) Internet
3 2 (2.33%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.33%) VoIP
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.16%) Intranet
4 1 (1.16%) LAN
4 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.16%) VPN
4 1 (1.16%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.65%) Mercurial
General
1 26 (30.23%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (8.14%) Publishing
4 5 (5.81%) Legal
5 4 (4.65%) Automotive
6 1 (1.16%) Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Law
6 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (25.58%) Analyst
2 21 (24.42%) IT Manager
2 21 (24.42%) Security Analyst
3 15 (17.44%) Information Analyst
3 15 (17.44%) Information Security Analyst
4 14 (16.28%) Security Manager
5 10 (11.63%) Data Manager
6 9 (10.47%) Service Desk Manager
6 9 (10.47%) Service Manager
7 7 (8.14%) IT Security Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Help Desk Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Information Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Information Security Manager
9 5 (5.81%) IT Support
9 5 (5.81%) Security Officer
10 4 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) IT Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Operations Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Management Information System
2 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.98%) CESG
4 5 (5.81%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.33%) Social Media
6 1 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.16%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.07%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Linux
3 3 (3.49%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) ITIL
2 17 (19.77%) Security Architecture
3 16 (18.60%) Data Security
4 15 (17.44%) Technical Architecture
5 13 (15.12%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (15.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (15.12%) Risk Management
6 11 (12.79%) Coaching
6 11 (12.79%) Security Management
7 10 (11.63%) Threat Modelling
8 9 (10.47%) Data Protection
8 9 (10.47%) Line Management
8 9 (10.47%) Mentoring
8 9 (10.47%) Network Security Management
8 9 (10.47%) People Management
8 9 (10.47%) Problem Management
8 9 (10.47%) Resource Management
8 9 (10.47%) Service Delivery
9 8 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.47%) C
2 6 (6.98%) Perl
3 4 (4.65%) C#
3 4 (4.65%) Java
3 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.33%) Python
4 2 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (41.86%) CISSP
2 14 (16.28%) CISM
3 10 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (6.98%) Degree
5 5 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.81%) SANS
6 4 (4.65%) GCIA
6 4 (4.65%) GCIH
7 3 (3.49%) CISA
7 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.33%) MCSE
8 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.16%) CCNA
9 1 (1.16%) MCP
9 1 (1.16%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (47.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (13.95%) ISO27002
3 9 (10.47%) SLA
4 8 (9.30%) PCI DSS
5 4 (4.65%) COBIT
5 4 (4.65%) COSO
5 4 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 21 (24.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.49%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Nessus
1 1 (1.16%) Nmap
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.63%) VMware
3 7 (8.14%) SolarWinds
4 6 (6.98%) Sophos
5 5 (5.81%) Cisco
6 4 (4.65%) Atlassian
6 4 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.33%) Facebook
7 2 (2.33%) SAP
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix
8 1 (1.16%) Qualys
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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