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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Tester
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank - 113 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Tester 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.58% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £81,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-50.76% +41.30%

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
1261 1495 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.68% 96.70% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1273 1149
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 26 (100.00%) C
1 26 (100.00%) C++
1 26 (100.00%) Java
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Nessus
1 26 (100.00%) Nmap
1 26 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (96.15%) Penetration Testing
2 25 (96.15%) Telecoms
2 25 (96.15%) Python
3 14 (53.85%) Perl
3 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 14 (53.85%) Metasploit
4 13 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 13 (50.00%) Qualys
4 13 (50.00%) Source Code Analysis
4 13 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 13 (50.00%) OpenVAS
4 13 (50.00%) Linux
4 13 (50.00%) VxWorks
4 13 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 13 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 12 (46.15%) Broadband
5 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 12 (46.15%) Security Testing
5 12 (46.15%) Static Code Analysis
5 12 (46.15%) LTE
5 12 (46.15%) Open Source
6 2 (7.69%) OSCP

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 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Broadband
1 12 (46.15%) LTE
1 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (96.15%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.85%) Automotive
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (96.15%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 13 (50.00%) Source Code Analysis
3 13 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 12 (46.15%) Open Source
4 12 (46.15%) Security Testing
4 12 (46.15%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) OWASP
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) Logistics
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C
1 26 (100.00%) C++
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (96.15%) Python
3 14 (53.85%) Perl
4 13 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 13 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) CEH
3 2 (7.69%) OSCP
4 1 (3.85%) CREST Certified
4 1 (3.85%) Cyber Scheme
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) GIAC
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 26 (100.00%) Nessus
1 26 (100.00%) Nmap
2 13 (50.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (3.85%) Coverity