Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 76 43
Rank change year-on-year -42 -33 +69
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 36 107 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.45% 3.47% 6.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 3.83% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 30 70 113
Oxfordshire median annual salary £48,000 £48,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.54% -18.75% +41.18%
10th Percentile £30,875 £28,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £79,500 £57,500 £110,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 2,266 2,794 2,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 91.22% 90.48% 90.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,955 2,294 2,049
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,075 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £65,750
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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -34 16 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Banbury -16 7 £77,500 +40.91%
Abingdon -9 2 £40,258 +28.87%
Carterton - 1 - - 1
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 15 (41.67%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) Python
2 14 (38.89%) OWASP
3 13 (36.11%) CEH
4 12 (33.33%) Windows
5 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 9 (25.00%) ITIL
7 8 (22.22%) Linux
7 8 (22.22%) CISSP
7 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 8 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (19.44%) Nmap
8 7 (19.44%) Nessus
8 7 (19.44%) DV Cleared
8 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
8 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (19.44%) Internet
8 7 (19.44%) C
8 7 (19.44%) C++
8 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
8 7 (19.44%) GIAC
8 7 (19.44%) OSCP
8 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (19.44%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (19.44%) OpenVAS
8 7 (19.44%) Nexpose

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 6 (16.67%) ExpressionEngine
1 6 (16.67%) WordPress
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (16.67%) IaaS
3 6 (16.67%) SaaS
4 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) MPLS
2 2 (5.56%) VoIP
3 1 (2.78%) BGP
3 1 (2.78%) FTP
3 1 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) IPsec
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) OSPF
3 1 (2.78%) SMTP
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) VLAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) JUnit
2 2 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Analyst
1 7 (19.44%) Security Analyst
1 7 (19.44%) Security Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Incident Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Security Incident Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Graduate
4 4 (11.11%) Junior
4 4 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Junior Security Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Product Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Node.js
2 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (8.33%) Spring
3 2 (5.56%) JSON
3 2 (5.56%) Regular Expression
3 2 (5.56%) REST
3 2 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Embedded Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Smart City
4 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.78%) CESG
5 1 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) PMI
5 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.56%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) OWASP
2 10 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (25.00%) ITIL
4 8 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
5 7 (19.44%) Security Operations
5 7 (19.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
7 5 (13.89%) Workflow
8 4 (11.11%) Machine Learning
8 4 (11.11%) Visualisation
9 3 (8.33%) Analytics
9 3 (8.33%) Data Engineering
9 3 (8.33%) Data Ingestion
9 3 (8.33%) Data Science
9 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
9 3 (8.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) Python
3 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (19.44%) C
4 7 (19.44%) C++
5 2 (5.56%) Java 8
5 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) CEH
2 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 8 (22.22%) CISSP
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (19.44%) DV Cleared
4 7 (19.44%) GIAC
4 7 (19.44%) OSCP
5 6 (16.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 6 (16.67%) CISM
5 6 (16.67%) SANS
5 6 (16.67%) SSCP
6 5 (13.89%) CCSP
7 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (5.56%) Degree
9 1 (2.78%) CCDA
9 1 (2.78%) CCNA
9 1 (2.78%) CCNP
9 1 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 2 (5.56%) ISO 22301
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Defensics
1 7 (19.44%) Nessus
1 7 (19.44%) Nexpose
1 7 (19.44%) Nmap
1 7 (19.44%) OpenVAS
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Codenomicon
2 6 (16.67%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Avaya
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.78%) iManage
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.78%) Sophos