Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 47 94
Rank change year-on-year -88 +47 +47
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 40 159 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.30% 5.63% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 6.29% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 37 134 51
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £87,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -16.67% +9.09%

Cybersecurity 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 2,800 2,529 2,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 90.85% 89.62% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,490 2,143 2,331
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -7.37% +10.47%
10th Percentile £30,975 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Oxfordshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Oxfordshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Oxfordshire

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Oxford -52 18 £48,000 +20.00% 4
Banbury -18 5 £57,500 +15.00%
Abingdon - 3 - - 1
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity.

1 14 (35.00%) Internet
2 11 (27.50%) Linux
3 10 (25.00%) CISSP
3 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 10 (25.00%) VMware
3 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
5 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (17.50%) Java
6 7 (17.50%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (17.50%) Degree
7 6 (15.00%) Security Testing
7 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
7 6 (15.00%) OWASP
7 6 (15.00%) Analytics
7 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (15.00%) C
7 6 (15.00%) C++
7 6 (15.00%) Unix
7 6 (15.00%) Python
7 6 (15.00%) Firewall
7 6 (15.00%) CEH
7 6 (15.00%) Data Science
8 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (12.50%) SANS
8 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.50%) DNS
8 5 (12.50%) Shell Script

Cybersecurity
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Office 365
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) Internet
2 6 (15.00%) Firewall
3 5 (12.50%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) BGP
5 3 (7.50%) Network Security
6 2 (5.00%) HTTP
6 2 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
1 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Graduate
2 7 (17.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Application Security Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Applications Tester
3 5 (12.50%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
3 5 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Security Penetration Tester
3 5 (12.50%) Security Tester
3 5 (12.50%) Tester
4 4 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Information Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) JSON
2 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) Smart City
4 3 (7.50%) Cybercrime
5 2 (5.00%) Blog
5 2 (5.00%) Cyberattack
5 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Unix
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.00%) VxWorks
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.50%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (15.00%) Analytics
3 6 (15.00%) Data Science
3 6 (15.00%) OWASP
3 6 (15.00%) Security Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.00%) Information Security
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL
5 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.00%) Security Management
5 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (7.50%) Machine Learning
6 3 (7.50%) Open Source
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) Java
2 6 (15.00%) C
2 6 (15.00%) C++
2 6 (15.00%) Python
3 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.00%) Perl
4 2 (5.00%) Ruby
4 2 (5.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) CISSP
2 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) Degree
4 6 (15.00%) CEH
4 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 5 (12.50%) CSSLP
5 5 (12.50%) SANS
6 4 (10.00%) CISM
7 3 (7.50%) CISA
8 1 (2.50%) CRISC
8 1 (2.50%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (2.50%) PhD
8 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.50%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (7.50%) GDPR
2 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (2.50%) ISO 22301
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Sophos
3 2 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (2.50%) Kaspersky
4 1 (2.50%) McAfee
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Symantec