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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 94 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 11 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.83% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Median salary £48,500 £42,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.47% -
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.25% -11.11%
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
1135 1641 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.73% 86.60% 85.23%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1311 1113
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 £32,700 £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 9 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 +10 6 £48,500 -19.16%
Oxford - 2 £40,000 - 1
Security Testing
South East

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 19 (86.36%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (81.82%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
4 15 (68.18%) Telecoms
4 15 (68.18%) Nessus
4 15 (68.18%) Nmap
5 14 (63.64%) OpenVAS
5 14 (63.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
5 14 (63.64%) C
5 14 (63.64%) C++
5 14 (63.64%) Java
5 14 (63.64%) Perl
5 14 (63.64%) Windows
5 14 (63.64%) Python
5 14 (63.64%) Qualys
5 14 (63.64%) Bash Shell
6 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 4 (18.18%) MS Project
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
10 2 (9.09%) Load Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
10 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
10 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing

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 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
General
1 15 (68.18%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Analyst
2 14 (63.64%) Penetration Tester
2 14 (63.64%) Product Analyst
2 14 (63.64%) Security Analyst
2 14 (63.64%) Security Penetration Tester
2 14 (63.64%) Security Tester
2 14 (63.64%) Tester
2 14 (63.64%) Testing Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.09%) Junior
3 2 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Coordinator
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Project Coordinator
3 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Testing Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (81.82%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (63.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Process Management
6 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.55%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.55%) Line Management
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.55%) Test Management
7 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Bash Shell
1 14 (63.64%) C
1 14 (63.64%) C++
1 14 (63.64%) Java
1 14 (63.64%) Perl
1 14 (63.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) Nessus
1 15 (68.18%) Nmap
2 14 (63.64%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Qualys
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Coverity
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