The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 101 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.62% 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £35,000 £33,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.69%

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
1136 1301 1251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 88.06% 86.50% 89.61%
Number of salaries quoted 916 1081 1047
Median salary £46,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £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%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing Security Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Security Testing
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 Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Abingdon - 4 - -
Oxford - 3 £35,000 - 1
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Security Testing 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 Security Testing.

1 17 (77.27%) Computer Science
2 15 (68.18%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (68.18%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (50.00%) C
3 11 (50.00%) C++
3 11 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (50.00%) Perl
3 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) Python
3 11 (50.00%) Nessus
3 11 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 11 (50.00%) Nmap
3 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (50.00%) OpenVAS
3 11 (50.00%) Qualys
3 11 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 10 (45.45%) Software Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 6 (27.27%) Load Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 6 (27.27%) Life Science
5 6 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Analytics
5 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) PMO

Security Testing
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 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 4 (18.18%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
General
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
2 11 (50.00%) Product Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) Security Penetration Tester
2 11 (50.00%) Security Tester
2 11 (50.00%) Tester
2 11 (50.00%) Testing Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) Junior
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Project Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) Testing Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Computer Science
2 6 (27.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Cybersecurity
1 15 (68.18%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 10 (45.45%) Software Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Analytics
4 6 (27.27%) Load Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 6 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Process Management
7 1 (4.55%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 11 (50.00%) C
1 11 (50.00%) C++
1 11 (50.00%) Java
1 11 (50.00%) Perl
1 11 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PMO
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Nessus
1 11 (50.00%) Nmap
1 11 (50.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Qualys
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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