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

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 86 96 104
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 21 44 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.59% 2.32% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 2.67% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 21
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £38,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £73,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
1133 1647 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.70% 86.91% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 909 1306 1104
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +29 12 £53,750 -6.52% 1
Abingdon -2 6 £50,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £100,000 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 38 (79.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (47.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 20 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (37.50%) Threat Modelling
4 18 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 18 (37.50%) Security Operations
4 18 (37.50%) Security Operations Centre
4 18 (37.50%) ITIL
4 18 (37.50%) Sophos
5 16 (33.33%) CISSP
6 14 (29.17%) PCI DSS
7 13 (27.08%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (25.00%) Degree
9 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (18.75%) Security Architecture
10 9 (18.75%) Oracle
10 9 (18.75%) Windows
11 8 (16.67%) Linux
11 8 (16.67%) SQL
11 8 (16.67%) Data Protection
11 8 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (14.58%) Threat Analysis
12 7 (14.58%) ISO27002
12 7 (14.58%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (14.58%) Risk Management
13 6 (12.50%) Security Management
13 6 (12.50%) Finance
13 6 (12.50%) CISM
13 6 (12.50%) PeopleSoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) IIS
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.42%) Sumo Logic
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Network Security
2 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.17%) ADSL
3 2 (4.17%) CTI
3 2 (4.17%) DHCP
3 2 (4.17%) DNS
3 2 (4.17%) FTP
3 2 (4.17%) GPRS
3 2 (4.17%) GSM
3 2 (4.17%) ISDN
3 2 (4.17%) MPLS
3 2 (4.17%) Nortel Optivity
3 2 (4.17%) PBX
3 2 (4.17%) SSL
3 2 (4.17%) Symposium
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) VLAN
3 2 (4.17%) VPN
3 2 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQLPlus
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Automotive
4 2 (4.17%) Billing
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 8 (16.67%) Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Information Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Principal Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Information Officer
5 3 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
5 3 (6.25%) Security Officer
5 3 (6.25%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) IT Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) HTML
1 1 (2.08%) OAuth
1 1 (2.08%) SAML
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
1 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.58%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
3 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 20 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (37.50%) ITIL
3 18 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 18 (37.50%) Security Operations
3 18 (37.50%) Threat Modelling
4 13 (27.08%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (18.75%) Security Architecture
7 8 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 8 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (14.58%) Risk Management
8 7 (14.58%) Threat Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) Security Management
9 6 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (10.42%) Compliance Management
10 5 (10.42%) Data Security
10 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
10 5 (10.42%) Open Source
11 4 (8.33%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
2 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.42%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) C
3 1 (2.08%) C++
3 1 (2.08%) Java
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) Perl
3 1 (2.08%) Ruby
3 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) CISSP
2 12 (25.00%) Degree
3 6 (12.50%) CISM
3 6 (12.50%) CREST Certified
3 6 (12.50%) OSCP
3 6 (12.50%) SANS
4 5 (10.42%) GCFA
4 5 (10.42%) GIAC
4 5 (10.42%) GPEN
4 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) CEH
6 1 (2.08%) CISA
6 1 (2.08%) CLAS
6 1 (2.08%) Cyber Scheme
6 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (79.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (29.17%) PCI DSS
3 7 (14.58%) ISO27002
4 5 (10.42%) SSAE 16
5 4 (8.33%) COBIT
6 3 (6.25%) COSO
7 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) logstash
1 5 (10.42%) WMI
2 1 (2.08%) Nessus
2 1 (2.08%) Nmap
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Sophos
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle
3 6 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (10.42%) Splunk
5 2 (4.17%) Apple
5 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) Nortel
5 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.08%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.08%) SAP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + car, pension, additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago