The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 107 107 99
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 8 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.54% 0.48% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% 1.49% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 19
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SC Cleared
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
439 536 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.36% 32.23% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 361 459 430
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 4 £48,250 -
Banbury - 3 £45,000 -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (21.05%) Automotive
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (21.05%) QA
4 4 (21.05%) Selenium
4 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
4 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.79%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (15.79%) SCCM
5 3 (15.79%) SCOM
5 3 (15.79%) SCVMM
5 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.79%) Lync
5 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
5 3 (15.79%) Office 365

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (15.79%) Lync
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Automotive
2 2 (10.53%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Quality Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) QA Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Business Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) IT Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Debian
3 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
3 2 (10.53%) CentOS
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
1 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) ERP
3 2 (10.53%) Test Management
3 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Web Development
3 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) Coaching
3 2 (10.53%) People Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) CEH
4 2 (10.53%) MCTS
4 2 (10.53%) OSCP
4 2 (10.53%) OSCE
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
1 3 (15.79%) SCOM
1 3 (15.79%) SCVMM
1 3 (15.79%) SCDPM
1 3 (15.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Cognos
4 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Sage
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) Primavera