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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 97 - 112
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 17 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.16% - 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Average salary £57,500 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Security Testing
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
1226 1243 1324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.34% 81.45% 76.98%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1055 1166
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury - 6 £55,000 -
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing.

1 20 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 19 (95.00%) Test Management
2 19 (95.00%) DV Cleared
2 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (95.00%) Coverity
2 19 (95.00%) Nessus
2 19 (95.00%) Nmap
3 14 (70.00%) Cyber Security
4 13 (65.00%) Performance Management
4 13 (65.00%) Line Management
5 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 10 (50.00%) Degree
6 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (30.00%) Finance
7 6 (30.00%) Network Security
8 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
9 4 (20.00%) C
9 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
10 1 (5.00%) DevOps
10 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (5.00%) OOP
10 1 (5.00%) OO
10 1 (5.00%) Scrum
10 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
10 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
10 1 (5.00%) SDLC

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Network Security
General
1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Test Manager
2 14 (70.00%) Security Manager
3 13 (65.00%) Product Manager
4 8 (40.00%) Testing Manager
5 4 (20.00%) Technical Manager
5 4 (20.00%) Software Manager
5 4 (20.00%) Software Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Testing Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 19 (95.00%) Test Management
3 14 (70.00%) Cyber Security
4 13 (65.00%) Line Management
4 13 (65.00%) Performance Management
5 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) OOP
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) DV Cleared
1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 19 (95.00%) Nessus
1 19 (95.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Coverity
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
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