Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CREST Certification
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 150 179
Rank change year-on-year -2 +29 -2
Permanent jobs citing CREST Certified 18 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.58% 0.64% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.95% 2.19% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 1
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £50,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £50,000 £40,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £53,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.38% -7.83% +15.00%

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 924 823 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 29.74% 29.06% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 800 672 837
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +10.53%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CREST Certified in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram 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 11 December 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
Oxford +7 14 £40,000 -
CREST Certified
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing CREST Certified 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 CREST Certified.

1 15 (83.33%) OSCP
2 14 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (72.22%) Information Security
3 13 (72.22%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (55.56%) Customer Engagement
5 8 (44.44%) Information Assurance
5 8 (44.44%) CHECK Team Member
6 5 (27.78%) Social Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) Cyber Scheme
6 5 (27.78%) SaaS
6 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
6 5 (27.78%) Nessus
6 5 (27.78%) CEH
6 5 (27.78%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
6 5 (27.78%) Network Security
6 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) OWASP
6 5 (27.78%) Metasploit
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 4 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (16.67%) Tigerscheme
8 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
8 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (16.67%) Security Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Finance
9 2 (11.11%) Aerospace

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 2 (11.11%) Automotive
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Penetration Tester
1 15 (83.33%) Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Lead Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
1 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 2 (11.11%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (72.22%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (72.22%) Information Security
3 10 (55.56%) Customer Engagement
4 8 (44.44%) Information Assurance
5 5 (27.78%) OWASP
5 5 (27.78%) Social Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 3 (16.67%) Security Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Logistics
9 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
9 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
1 2 (11.11%) C++
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) Perl
1 2 (11.11%) Ruby
1 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) OSCP
2 8 (44.44%) CHECK Team Member
3 5 (27.78%) CEH
3 5 (27.78%) Cyber Scheme
3 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) Tigerscheme
5 2 (11.11%) CHECK Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (11.11%) DBS Check
6 1 (5.56%) CISSP
6 1 (5.56%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.56%) GDPR
3 1 (5.56%) IASME
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Nessus
2 2 (11.11%) Nmap