The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 62 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.15% 2.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 2.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 0
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 607 554 633
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 87.21% 85.63% 89.53%
Number of salaries quoted 516 497 512
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Information Security
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Oxford

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Oxford over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 16 (61.54%) PCI DSS
2 14 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (30.77%) ISO27002
3 8 (30.77%) CISSP
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) Windows
4 6 (23.08%) GDPR
4 6 (23.08%) Threat Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 5 (19.23%) Marketing
5 5 (19.23%) Degree
5 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
5 5 (19.23%) Finance
6 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 4 (15.38%) Linux
6 4 (15.38%) Unix
6 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (15.38%) Network Security
6 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
7 3 (11.54%) Office 365
7 3 (11.54%) Information Assurance
7 3 (11.54%) Mac OS
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
7 3 (11.54%) Business Development

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
1 5 (19.23%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.69%) Automotive
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) New Business Sales Executive
1 8 (30.77%) Sales Executive
1 8 (30.77%) Security Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) Security Sales Executive
2 6 (23.08%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Information Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Security Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) IT Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) IT Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Principal Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Principal Security Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Audit Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) CISSP Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Compliance Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Information Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
3 3 (11.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
1 6 (23.08%) Threat Analysis
2 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.54%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 3 (11.54%) Business Development
4 3 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (11.54%) Information Assurance
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security Management
4 3 (11.54%) Logistics
4 3 (11.54%) Marketing Strategy
4 3 (11.54%) Presales
4 3 (11.54%) Security Management
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Data Security
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) C++
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) Perl
1 1 (3.85%) Ruby
1 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) CISSP
2 5 (19.23%) Degree
3 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) CLAS
5 2 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (7.69%) CISMP
5 2 (7.69%) PCI QSA
6 1 (3.85%) CEH
6 1 (3.85%) CISA
6 1 (3.85%) CISM
6 1 (3.85%) CREST Certified
6 1 (3.85%) CRISC
6 1 (3.85%) Cyber Scheme
6 1 (3.85%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (61.54%) PCI DSS
2 14 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (30.77%) ISO27002
4 6 (23.08%) GDPR
5 3 (11.54%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (7.69%) COBIT
7 1 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
1 1 (3.85%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Apple
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) SAP
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