Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 134 54
Rank change year-on-year +5 -80 -5
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 25 43 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.08% 1.40% 4.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.46% 4.88% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 49 89
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -8.33% +71.43%
10th Percentile £30,300 £22,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £110,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year - -3.06% +13.95%

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 722 882 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 31.12% 28.66% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 608 770 648
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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
Oxford +5 11 £45,000 -43.75%
Banbury -10 7 £77,500 +55.00%
Abingdon +19 3 £35,515 +56.11%
Bicester - 2 £33,500 -
Carterton - 2 - - 1
Security Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 15 (60.00%) Windows
1 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) Nessus
3 11 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (40.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) C
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 8 (32.00%) Python
5 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
6 7 (28.00%) OWASP
6 7 (28.00%) OpenVAS
6 7 (28.00%) Nexpose
6 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (28.00%) OSCP
6 7 (28.00%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (28.00%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (28.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 7 (28.00%) Codenomicon
6 7 (28.00%) Defensics
6 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (28.00%) C++
6 7 (28.00%) CEH
6 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (28.00%) Nmap
6 7 (28.00%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
6 7 (28.00%) GIAC
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office

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 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
1 5 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DHCP
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Ant
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) JUnit
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) Security Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Junior
3 4 (16.00%) Junior Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Junior Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Product Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Compliance Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Compliance Officer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (12.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) VHDL
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (28.00%) OWASP
3 7 (28.00%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (16.00%) Security Auditing
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) CAD
6 3 (12.00%) Cross-Browser Development
6 3 (12.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.00%) SDLC
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C
1 10 (40.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (28.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) CEH
2 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) GIAC
2 7 (28.00%) OSCP
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 7 (28.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (8.00%) ISO 22301
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 2 (8.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Nessus
2 7 (28.00%) Defensics
2 7 (28.00%) Nexpose
2 7 (28.00%) Nmap
2 7 (28.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Codenomicon
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Okta
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) VMware