The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
Rank 21 30 25
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 1.03% 5.52% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 6.16% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Median salary - £48,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Information Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Abingdon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 94 146 98
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Abingdon 96.91% 89.57% 89.91%
Number of salaries quoted 55 86 81
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Abingdon citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Abingdon

Information Security
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security in Abingdon.

Salary trend for Information Security in Abingdon

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (87.50%) GPEN
2 7 (87.50%) OSCP
2 7 (87.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (87.50%) logstash
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 7 (87.50%) Security Architecture
2 7 (87.50%) Splunk
2 7 (87.50%) Sumo Logic
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 7 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (87.50%) WMI
2 7 (87.50%) GIAC
2 7 (87.50%) GCFA
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Sophos
2 7 (87.50%) Threat Modelling
2 7 (87.50%) CREST Certified
2 7 (87.50%) SANS
2 7 (87.50%) SSAE 16
2 7 (87.50%) Security Operations
2 7 (87.50%) Security Operations Centre

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (87.50%) Sumo Logic
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
1 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity Architect
1 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 7 (87.50%) Principal Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (87.50%) Security Architecture
2 7 (87.50%) Security Operations
2 7 (87.50%) Threat Modelling
2 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
1 7 (87.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CREST Certified
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) GCFA
1 7 (87.50%) GIAC
1 7 (87.50%) GPEN
1 7 (87.50%) OSCP
1 7 (87.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (87.50%) SSAE 16
3 1 (12.50%) GDPR
3 1 (12.50%) ISO27002
3 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) logstash
1 7 (87.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Sophos
1 7 (87.50%) Splunk