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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 69 74 107
Rank change year-on-year +5 +33  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 46 43 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.26% 3.02% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.90% 9.66% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 5
Median salary £55,000 £32,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +67.93% -3.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - -4.25%  

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 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 422 445 386
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 29.87% 31.29% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 381 368 288
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +9 13 £50,000 +92.30% 3
Oxford 0 5 £57,500 +5.50% 4
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 52 (65.00%) Cybersecurity
2 50 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
3 49 (61.25%) Telecoms
4 46 (57.50%) DV Cleared
4 46 (57.50%) C
5 39 (48.75%) Windows
5 39 (48.75%) Linux
6 38 (47.50%) Python
7 36 (45.00%) C++
8 32 (40.00%) Java
8 32 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 28 (35.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 27 (33.75%) Source Code Analysis
11 26 (32.50%) VxWorks
11 26 (32.50%) Finance
12 24 (30.00%) Nmap
12 24 (30.00%) Nessus
13 17 (21.25%) Degree
14 16 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 16 (20.00%) Unix
15 15 (18.75%) Metasploit
16 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
16 14 (17.50%) CEH
16 14 (17.50%) Open Source
17 13 (16.25%) SC Cleared
18 11 (13.75%) Perl
18 11 (13.75%) OWASP
18 11 (13.75%) OSCP
19 10 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
19 10 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering

Security Cleared
Top Related 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 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) Alfresco
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) GitHub
2 4 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) SS7
2 7 (8.75%) Firewall
3 6 (7.50%) LAN
3 6 (7.50%) WAN
4 3 (3.75%) Broadband
4 3 (3.75%) LTE
4 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.50%) Network Security
6 1 (1.25%) BGP
6 1 (1.25%) LDAP
6 1 (1.25%) MPLS
6 1 (1.25%) OSPF
6 1 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Metasploit
General
1 49 (61.25%) Telecoms
2 26 (32.50%) Finance
3 6 (7.50%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.25%) Automotive
4 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Consultant
2 14 (17.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 14 (17.50%) Developer
2 14 (17.50%) Security Consultant
3 13 (16.25%) Tester
4 12 (15.00%) Penetration Tester
5 11 (13.75%) Administrator
5 11 (13.75%) Analyst
5 11 (13.75%) Security Analyst
6 10 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
6 10 (12.50%) Senior Tester
7 9 (11.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 9 (11.25%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 9 (11.25%) Telecoms Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Graduate
8 8 (10.00%) Network Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
9 7 (8.75%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) HTML
1 2 (2.50%) RESTful
2 1 (1.25%) HTML5
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (1.25%) SAPUI5
2 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (11.25%) Data Centre
5 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.50%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (7.50%) Driving Licence
5 6 (7.50%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (48.75%) Linux
1 39 (48.75%) Windows
2 26 (32.50%) VxWorks
3 16 (20.00%) Unix
4 6 (7.50%) Android
4 6 (7.50%) CentOS
4 6 (7.50%) Debian
4 6 (7.50%) Kali Linux
4 6 (7.50%) Solaris
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (65.00%) Cybersecurity
2 50 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
3 32 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 28 (35.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 27 (33.75%) Source Code Analysis
6 14 (17.50%) Open Source
7 11 (13.75%) OWASP
8 10 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
8 10 (12.50%) Secure Coding
8 10 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 10 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 9 (11.25%) Network Design
10 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (7.50%) Line Management
11 6 (7.50%) Presales
11 6 (7.50%) Product Management
12 4 (5.00%) Information Security
12 4 (5.00%) ITIL
12 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
12 4 (5.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (57.50%) C
2 38 (47.50%) Python
3 36 (45.00%) C++
4 32 (40.00%) Java
5 11 (13.75%) Perl
6 10 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 8 (10.00%) Go
8 6 (7.50%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.50%) SQL
10 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (57.50%) DV Cleared
2 17 (21.25%) Degree
3 14 (17.50%) CEH
4 13 (16.25%) SC Cleared
5 11 (13.75%) OSCP
6 10 (12.50%) GIAC
7 8 (10.00%) GPEN
8 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.75%) CCNA
9 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.75%) CISSP
9 3 (3.75%) CLAS
9 3 (3.75%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (3.75%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (1.25%) CREST Certified
10 1 (1.25%) Cyber Scheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) Cyber Essentials
1 6 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.00%) PMO
3 3 (3.75%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (3.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.75%) Xen
4 1 (1.25%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 24 (30.00%) Nessus
1 24 (30.00%) Nmap
2 10 (12.50%) OpenVAS
3 5 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Coverity
1 10 (12.50%) Qualys
2 9 (11.25%) Cisco
2 9 (11.25%) VMware
3 6 (7.50%) EMC
3 6 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.75%) Juniper
5 3 (3.75%) Sophos
5 3 (3.75%) Sun
6 2 (2.50%) Huawei
7 1 (1.25%) SAP
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