The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 67 77 74
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 7 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.96% 0.93% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.14% 2.88% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
Average salary £46,500 £60,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £43,000 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Security Cleared
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
223 312 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.59% 32.20% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 200 272 203
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.50%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Oxford

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Security Cleared 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 Security Cleared.

1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) SCOM
4 3 (37.50%) SCVMM
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Lync
4 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (37.50%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (37.50%) SCDPM
4 3 (37.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (25.00%) CentOS
5 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Test Management
5 2 (25.00%) CEH
5 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Retail

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Security Cleared 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) Lync
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Database Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Web Development
1 2 (25.00%) Test Management
1 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) CEH
3 2 (25.00%) OSCP
3 2 (25.00%) OSCE
3 2 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
1 3 (37.50%) SCVMM
1 3 (37.50%) SCDPM
1 3 (37.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Open Text
2 1 (12.50%) Primavera
2 1 (12.50%) Sage
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft