Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for CREST Certified qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CREST Certification
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 145 168
Rank change year-on-year -24 +23 -
Permanent jobs citing CREST Certified 5 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.17% 1.03% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 3.31% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 5
Oxfordshire median annual salary - £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% -
South East median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +44.44% -18.18% +2.80%

CREST Certified is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 709 876 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.13% 31.11% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 651 737 718
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,575
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +2.27%

CREST Certified
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing CREST Certified as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for CREST Certified in Oxfordshire

CREST Certified
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for CREST Certified in Oxfordshire

CREST Certified
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CREST Certified within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. 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
Banbury - 3 - -
Oxford -33 2 - -
CREST Certified
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing CREST Certified also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for CREST Certified.

1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Firmware
2 3 (60.00%) GIAC
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (40.00%) OSCP
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement

CREST Certified
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:

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Researcher
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Test Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Test Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) GIAC
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) OSCP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Firmware