The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 69 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NHS 4 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.55% - 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.24% - 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 11
Average salary £57,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -10.11%
NHS
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
322 349 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 44.54% 37.61% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 254 314 285
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NHS across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

NHS
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NHS across the Oxford region.

NHS Salary Trend in Oxford

NHS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NHS.

1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Informatics
1 4 (57.14%) Health Informatics
1 4 (57.14%) Line Management
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) ISMS
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) CRISC
4 1 (14.29%) CISM
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NHS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Information Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Information Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Informatics
1 4 (57.14%) Health Informatics
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Line Management
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CRISC
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft