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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 65 76
Rank change year-on-year +32 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 109 72 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.06% 4.37% 2.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.95% 15.19% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 85 37 36
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 420 474 500
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 31.07% 28.74% 31.09%
Number of salaries quoted 343 377 377
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury +1 45 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Oxford +18 17 £47,500 - 1
Abingdon +41 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Security Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 101 (66.45%) Cybersecurity
2 94 (61.84%) Telecoms
3 93 (61.18%) DV Cleared
4 86 (56.58%) C
5 81 (53.29%) Linux
6 75 (49.34%) Penetration Testing
7 72 (47.37%) Windows
8 68 (44.74%) Computer Science
9 63 (41.45%) C++
10 62 (40.79%) Degree
11 55 (36.18%) VxWorks
12 49 (32.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 44 (28.95%) Ethical Hacking
13 44 (28.95%) SC Cleared
14 41 (26.97%) Unix
15 37 (24.34%) Java
15 37 (24.34%) Data Centre
16 36 (23.68%) SS7
16 36 (23.68%) Network Design
17 34 (22.37%) Python
18 33 (21.71%) Smartphone
18 33 (21.71%) Android
18 33 (21.71%) Source Code Analysis
19 31 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
20 29 (19.08%) Shell Script
21 28 (18.42%) Software Testing
21 28 (18.42%) Software Engineering
22 27 (17.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
22 27 (17.76%) VMware
22 27 (17.76%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.66%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.84%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (23.68%) SS7
2 15 (9.87%) Ethernet
3 14 (9.21%) Network Security
3 14 (9.21%) Radio Access Network
4 13 (8.55%) VoLTE
5 6 (3.95%) LAN
5 6 (3.95%) WAN
6 5 (3.29%) Firewall
7 1 (0.66%) LDAP
7 1 (0.66%) VoIP
7 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.92%) GIS
1 9 (5.92%) QGIS
1 9 (5.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (13.16%) Metasploit
2 6 (3.95%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 94 (61.84%) Telecoms
2 18 (11.84%) Finance
3 7 (4.61%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.95%) Marketing
5 5 (3.29%) Legal
6 2 (1.32%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.32%) Automotive
6 2 (1.32%) Retail
7 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (24.34%) Network Engineer
2 36 (23.68%) Developer
3 32 (21.05%) Consultant
4 31 (20.39%) Administrator
4 31 (20.39%) Security Consultant
5 30 (19.74%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 29 (19.08%) Graduate
7 26 (17.11%) Graduate Developer
7 26 (17.11%) Graduate Software Developer
7 26 (17.11%) Software Developer
8 25 (16.45%) IT Administrator
8 25 (16.45%) IT Graduate
9 24 (15.79%) Telecoms Engineer
10 22 (14.47%) Analyst
11 21 (13.82%) Junior
11 21 (13.82%) Security Analyst
12 20 (13.16%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 20 (13.16%) IP Engineer
12 20 (13.16%) IP Network Engineer
13 19 (12.50%) Junior IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.87%) Web Services
2 11 (7.24%) HTML
3 9 (5.92%) .NET
3 9 (5.92%) ASP.NET
3 9 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (5.92%) HTML5
3 9 (5.92%) jQuery
4 1 (0.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 68 (44.74%) Computer Science
2 37 (24.34%) Data Centre
3 33 (21.71%) Smartphone
4 31 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (17.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 19 (12.50%) Driving Licence
7 14 (9.21%) Mobile App
8 6 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (3.95%) Life Science
9 5 (3.29%) Cybercrime
9 5 (3.29%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (3.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 81 (53.29%) Linux
2 72 (47.37%) Windows
3 55 (36.18%) VxWorks
4 41 (26.97%) Unix
5 33 (21.71%) Android
6 6 (3.95%) CentOS
6 6 (3.95%) Debian
6 6 (3.95%) Solaris
7 5 (3.29%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.63%) Kali Linux
9 2 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (66.45%) Cybersecurity
2 75 (49.34%) Penetration Testing
3 49 (32.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 44 (28.95%) Ethical Hacking
5 36 (23.68%) Network Design
6 33 (21.71%) Source Code Analysis
7 28 (18.42%) Software Engineering
7 28 (18.42%) Software Testing
8 23 (15.13%) Line Management
9 20 (13.16%) Information Security
10 19 (12.50%) OWASP
11 14 (9.21%) Social Engineering
12 12 (7.89%) Presales
12 12 (7.89%) Security Testing
13 9 (5.92%) Mentoring
13 9 (5.92%) MVC
14 8 (5.26%) Business Development
14 8 (5.26%) Reverse Engineering
14 8 (5.26%) SDLC
14 8 (5.26%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 86 (56.58%) C
2 63 (41.45%) C++
3 37 (24.34%) Java
4 34 (22.37%) Python
5 29 (19.08%) Shell Script
6 11 (7.24%) SQL
7 9 (5.92%) C#
7 9 (5.92%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.92%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.61%) Perl
9 5 (3.29%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 93 (61.18%) DV Cleared
2 62 (40.79%) Degree
3 44 (28.95%) SC Cleared
4 19 (12.50%) CEH
4 19 (12.50%) OSCP
5 15 (9.87%) CHECK Team Member
6 14 (9.21%) CISSP
6 14 (9.21%) CLAS
6 14 (9.21%) CREST Certified
6 14 (9.21%) Cyber Scheme
7 12 (7.89%) Tigerscheme
8 6 (3.95%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 5 (3.29%) GCFA
9 5 (3.29%) GCFE
9 5 (3.29%) GCIH
9 5 (3.29%) GIAC
9 5 (3.29%) GREM
10 4 (2.63%) GPEN
10 4 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.97%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.82%) Cyber Essentials
2 20 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (9.87%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (1.97%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.66%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (17.76%) Virtual Machines
1 27 (17.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.66%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 26 (17.11%) Ansible
2 25 (16.45%) Nessus
3 13 (8.55%) Nmap
4 5 (3.29%) Defensics
4 5 (3.29%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 27 (17.76%) VMware
2 11 (7.24%) Codenomicon
3 9 (5.92%) ESRI
4 8 (5.26%) Mapinfo
5 6 (3.95%) Cisco
5 6 (3.95%) EMC
5 6 (3.95%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.29%) Coverity
6 5 (3.29%) Qualys
7 4 (2.63%) Huawei
8 3 (1.97%) Juniper
8 3 (1.97%) Sun
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, certification
Posted: 11 days ago