Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 41 44
Rank change year-on-year -50 +3 +107
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 79 185 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.66% 6.35% 5.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.76% 21.66% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 73 131 168
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +37.14% -5.91%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,350
90th Percentile £80,000 £95,000 £58,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -6.25%

Security Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 902 854 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 30.36% 29.30% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 773 689 833
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared 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 in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Oxfordshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Oxfordshire

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury +5 30 £50,000 -41.18%
Oxford +12 25 £80,000 +100.00%
Kidlington +6 8 £41,500 +16.90%
Abingdon +3 5 £27,750 -15.27% 1
Security Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 46 (58.23%) Cybersecurity
2 41 (51.90%) C
3 39 (49.37%) DV Cleared
4 35 (44.30%) Telecoms
5 34 (43.04%) Linux
6 33 (41.77%) Penetration Testing
7 31 (39.24%) C++
8 29 (36.71%) Windows
9 27 (34.18%) Degree
10 24 (30.38%) Unix
11 23 (29.11%) Computer Science
11 23 (29.11%) SC Cleared
12 22 (27.85%) Java
13 19 (24.05%) Python
13 19 (24.05%) VxWorks
13 19 (24.05%) SS7
13 19 (24.05%) Network Design
13 19 (24.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 19 (24.05%) Data Centre
14 14 (17.72%) Ethernet
14 14 (17.72%) Ethical Hacking
14 14 (17.72%) Android
14 14 (17.72%) Smartphone
14 14 (17.72%) VoLTE
14 14 (17.72%) Radio Access Network
15 13 (16.46%) Finance
16 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (13.92%) Metasploit
16 11 (13.92%) Nessus
17 10 (12.66%) Manufacturing

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) SS7
2 14 (17.72%) Ethernet
2 14 (17.72%) Radio Access Network
2 14 (17.72%) VoLTE
3 8 (10.13%) Network Security
4 3 (3.80%) Broadband
5 2 (2.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.80%) QlikView
3 2 (2.53%) GIS
3 2 (2.53%) QGIS
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Metasploit
2 3 (3.80%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 35 (44.30%) Telecoms
2 13 (16.46%) Finance
3 10 (12.66%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.59%) Aerospace
5 5 (6.33%) Legal
6 3 (3.80%) Automotive
6 3 (3.80%) Electronics
6 3 (3.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Network Engineer
2 16 (20.25%) Analyst
2 16 (20.25%) Developer
3 14 (17.72%) Core Network Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) IP Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) IP Network Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) RAN Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) VoLTE Engineer
4 13 (16.46%) Consultant
5 12 (15.19%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 12 (15.19%) Security Analyst
6 10 (12.66%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 10 (12.66%) Security Consultant
7 7 (8.86%) Administrator
7 7 (8.86%) Graduate
7 7 (8.86%) IT Administrator
7 7 (8.86%) IT Graduate
7 7 (8.86%) Junior
7 7 (8.86%) Junior Software Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) Web Services
2 5 (6.33%) HTML
3 2 (2.53%) .NET
3 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.53%) HTML5
3 2 (2.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.11%) Computer Science
2 19 (24.05%) Data Centre
3 14 (17.72%) Smartphone
4 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (10.13%) Driving Licence
5 8 (10.13%) Mobile App
6 6 (7.59%) Life Science
7 5 (6.33%) Cybercrime
8 3 (3.80%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.04%) Linux
2 29 (36.71%) Windows
3 24 (30.38%) Unix
4 19 (24.05%) VxWorks
5 14 (17.72%) Android
6 5 (6.33%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (41.77%) Penetration Testing
3 19 (24.05%) Network Design
3 19 (24.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 14 (17.72%) Ethical Hacking
5 9 (11.39%) Information Security
5 9 (11.39%) Source Code Analysis
6 8 (10.13%) OWASP
6 8 (10.13%) SDLC
6 8 (10.13%) Social Engineering
7 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.86%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.86%) OO
7 7 (8.86%) OOP
7 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.86%) Software Testing
8 6 (7.59%) Presales
9 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.33%) Creative Thinking
9 5 (6.33%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) C
2 31 (39.24%) C++
3 22 (27.85%) Java
4 19 (24.05%) Python
5 10 (12.66%) Shell Script
6 9 (11.39%) C#
7 4 (5.06%) SQL
8 3 (3.80%) Perl
8 3 (3.80%) Ruby
9 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (49.37%) DV Cleared
2 27 (34.18%) Degree
3 23 (29.11%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.13%) CEH
4 8 (10.13%) CHECK Team Member
4 8 (10.13%) CREST Certified
4 8 (10.13%) Cyber Scheme
4 8 (10.13%) OSCP
5 5 (6.33%) GCFA
5 5 (6.33%) GCFE
5 5 (6.33%) GCIH
5 5 (6.33%) GREM
5 5 (6.33%) Tigerscheme
6 3 (3.80%) CHECK Team Leader
6 3 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.80%) DBS Check
6 3 (3.80%) Master's Degree
7 2 (2.53%) CISSP
7 2 (2.53%) CLAS
7 2 (2.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) Cyber Essentials
1 6 (7.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.27%) GDPR
3 1 (1.27%) IASME
3 1 (1.27%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (8.86%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) Nessus
2 7 (8.86%) Ansible
3 6 (7.59%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (8.86%) VMware
2 3 (3.80%) Codenomicon
3 2 (2.53%) ESRI
4 1 (1.27%) Mapinfo