The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 87 104 72
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -32
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 27 28 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.75% 1.58% 2.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.01% 5.13% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 34
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Security 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
449 546 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.17% 30.90% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 327 501 483
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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 +14 13 £45,000 -
Banbury -10 5 £55,000 +69.23%
Abingdon - 2 £43,750 -
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 21 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 15 (42.86%) Windows
3 13 (37.14%) DV Cleared
3 13 (37.14%) Cyber Security
4 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
5 11 (31.43%) C++
6 10 (28.57%) C
6 10 (28.57%) Java
7 9 (25.71%) Python
7 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
8 8 (22.86%) Linux
8 8 (22.86%) C#
8 8 (22.86%) Office 365
9 7 (20.00%) Finance
9 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (20.00%) VMware
9 7 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
10 6 (17.14%) Coverity
10 6 (17.14%) Nessus
11 5 (14.29%) Service Management
11 5 (14.29%) SQL
11 5 (14.29%) Nmap
11 5 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
11 5 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
11 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
12 4 (11.43%) Degree
12 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
12 4 (11.43%) ITIL

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.86%) Kinematics
3 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Yammer
2 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Broadband
1 2 (5.71%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) LTE
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.86%) Skype
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
2 1 (2.86%) SSL
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) Extranet
2 1 (2.86%) IPsec
2 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) SQLPlus
2 1 (2.86%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Metasploit
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Toad
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Applications Support
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Graduate
3 4 (11.43%) Security Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Service Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Junior
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Junior Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) ASIC
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.86%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.71%) VxWorks
4 2 (5.71%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) CentOS
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Cyber Security
2 7 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (14.29%) Service Management
4 5 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.43%) ITIL
5 4 (11.43%) Migration
6 3 (8.57%) OO
6 3 (8.57%) ITSM
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Security Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Test Management
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) C++
2 10 (28.57%) Java
2 10 (28.57%) C
3 9 (25.71%) Python
4 8 (22.86%) C#
5 5 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) Perl
7 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.86%) MUMPS
8 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 13 (37.14%) DV Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) vCloud
2 1 (2.86%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Nessus
2 5 (14.29%) Nmap
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Intune
3 1 (2.86%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.86%) SCSM
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Coverity
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Juniper
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Wind River