Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 51 49
Rank change year-on-year -89 -2 +56
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 31 136 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.14% 4.90% 5.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 5.43% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29 112 104
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -27.08% +41.18%
10th Percentile £26,850 £27,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £73,350 £57,500 £110,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +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 2,461 2,503 2,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 90.25% 90.10% 90.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,154 2,062 2,237
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +10.59%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -60 17 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Banbury -20 5 £77,500 +55.00% 1
Abingdon +5 1 £45,000 -
Cybersecurity
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 (48.39%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Linux
3 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
5 10 (32.26%) Python
6 9 (29.03%) C
6 9 (29.03%) C++
6 9 (29.03%) Java
6 9 (29.03%) DV Cleared
6 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
6 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
7 8 (25.81%) Cisco
8 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
8 7 (22.58%) Degree
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (19.35%) Office 365
9 6 (19.35%) ITIL
9 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
9 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
9 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (16.13%) Network Virtualisation
10 5 (16.13%) DNS
10 5 (16.13%) Internet
10 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
10 5 (16.13%) Analytics
10 5 (16.13%) OWASP
11 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
11 4 (12.90%) Machine Learning

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 (9.68%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (19.35%) Office 365
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) DNS
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
2 4 (12.90%) BGP
2 4 (12.90%) Network Security
3 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 3 (9.68%) HTTP
4 2 (6.45%) VoIP
5 1 (3.23%) FTP
5 1 (3.23%) IPsec
5 1 (3.23%) MPLS
5 1 (3.23%) OSPF
5 1 (3.23%) SMTP
5 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.23%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Graduate
2 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) IT Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Graduate Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IT Graduate
5 3 (9.68%) Product Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior IT Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) JSON
2 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (9.68%) Smart City
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.23%) CESG
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.45%) VxWorks
5 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
2 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Analytics
3 5 (16.13%) Network Virtualisation
3 5 (16.13%) OWASP
4 4 (12.90%) Machine Learning
4 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.68%) Data Engineering
5 3 (9.68%) Data Ingestion
5 3 (9.68%) Data Science
5 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
5 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security
6 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Python
2 9 (29.03%) C
2 9 (29.03%) C++
2 9 (29.03%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (29.03%) DV Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) Degree
4 4 (12.90%) CEH
5 3 (9.68%) CISSP
5 3 (9.68%) GIAC
5 3 (9.68%) OSCP
6 1 (3.23%) CCDA
6 1 (3.23%) CCIE
6 1 (3.23%) CCNA
6 1 (3.23%) CCNP
6 1 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.23%) CISMP
6 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Defensics
1 3 (9.68%) Nessus
1 3 (9.68%) Nexpose
1 3 (9.68%) Nmap
1 3 (9.68%) OpenVAS
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) VMware
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Codenomicon
5 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.23%) Sophos