The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Security Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Tester
Rank 93 139 -
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Tester 14 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.06% 0.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Median salary £74,250 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+98.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Security Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1292 1796 1493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.73% 95.23% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1475 1285
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Security Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region that featured Security Tester in the job title.

Security Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Security Tester
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Tester across the Oxfordshire region.

Security Tester Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Security Tester
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Tester across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Security Tester Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Security Tester
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Tester within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 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
Banbury +16 12 £74,250 +85.62%
Oxford - 2 - -
Security Tester
South East

Security Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Security Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Security Tester in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) C
1 32 (100.00%) C++
1 32 (100.00%) Java
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
1 32 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 31 (96.88%) Nmap
2 31 (96.88%) Penetration Testing
2 31 (96.88%) Nessus
2 31 (96.88%) Telecoms
3 30 (93.75%) Python
4 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
4 17 (53.13%) Metasploit
5 16 (50.00%) Source Code Analysis
5 16 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 16 (50.00%) Linux
5 16 (50.00%) VxWorks
5 16 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 16 (50.00%) Perl
6 15 (46.88%) Broadband
6 15 (46.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 15 (46.88%) OpenVAS
6 15 (46.88%) LTE
6 15 (46.88%) Open Source
6 15 (46.88%) Bash Shell
6 15 (46.88%) Static Code Analysis
6 15 (46.88%) Computer Science
6 15 (46.88%) Qualys
7 14 (43.75%) Security Testing
7 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.25%) CEH

Security Tester Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) Broadband
1 15 (46.88%) LTE
2 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Metasploit
General
1 31 (96.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.13%) Automotive
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (50.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 31 (96.88%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 16 (50.00%) Source Code Analysis
4 15 (46.88%) Open Source
4 15 (46.88%) Static Code Analysis
4 15 (46.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (43.75%) Security Testing
6 2 (6.25%) OWASP
7 1 (3.13%) Information Security
7 1 (3.13%) Logistics
7 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.13%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C
1 32 (100.00%) C++
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (93.75%) Python
3 16 (50.00%) Perl
4 15 (46.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 16 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) CEH
3 2 (6.25%) OSCP
4 1 (3.13%) CREST Certified
4 1 (3.13%) Cyber Scheme
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) GIAC
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 31 (96.88%) Nessus
1 31 (96.88%) Nmap
2 15 (46.88%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Qualys
2 1 (3.13%) Coverity