The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 71 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 6 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.75% 0.74% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.78% 1.96% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 4
Average salary £65,000 £28,500 £36,286
Average salary % change year-on-year
+128.07% -21.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Statistics
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
337 306 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 41.86% 37.87% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 279 271 338
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Statistics
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Oxford

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 10 (45.45%) C++
2 9 (40.91%) C
2 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
3 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (36.36%) MATLAB
3 8 (36.36%) PhD
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 8 (36.36%) Signal Processing
3 8 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (36.36%) Machine Learning
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (31.82%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
4 7 (31.82%) Biometrics
5 5 (22.73%) MPLS
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
1 5 (22.73%) MPLS
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) BIG-IP
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Research Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Technical Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Client Account Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Account Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Account Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
2 8 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 7 (31.82%) Biometrics
4 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
5 2 (9.09%) NHS
5 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
1 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
1 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
1 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
1 8 (36.36%) Signal Processing
1 8 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
1 8 (36.36%) Machine Learning
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Bayesian Methods
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C++
2 9 (40.91%) C
3 8 (36.36%) MATLAB
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) PhD
1 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) F5
3 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat