Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Computer Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Security over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 158 177
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 7 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.24% 0.61% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.69% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Oxfordshire median annual salary - £35,000 £35,514
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.45% -43.18%
South East median annual salary £51,500 £35,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year +47.14% -40.43% -12.96%

Computer Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2611 2600 2926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.27% 88.62% 87.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2159 2081 2371
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +6.36%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Computer Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Computer Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Security in Oxfordshire

Computer Security
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Computer Security in Oxfordshire

Computer Security
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon -1 7 - -
Computer Security
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Computer 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 7 (100.00%) Sophos
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) TestLink
3 4 (57.14%) TestRail
3 4 (57.14%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (42.86%) OllyDbg
4 3 (42.86%) IDA Disassembler
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 3 (42.86%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) WinDbg
4 3 (42.86%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) Regular Expression
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) Blog
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Groovy
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 3 (42.86%) Reverse Engineering

Computer Security
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
1 3 (42.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) TestLink
1 4 (57.14%) TestRail
2 3 (42.86%) IDA Disassembler
2 3 (42.86%) OllyDbg
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) WinDbg
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement Process
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Issue Tracking
2 3 (42.86%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Fuzz Testing
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
3 1 (14.29%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Groovy
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Sophos