Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 53 47
Rank change year-on-year -79 -6 +106
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 44 130 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.45% 4.87% 5.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.07% 16.37% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 49 96 115
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +84.62% -28.96%
10th Percentile £22,750 £34,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £110,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +12.07% -5.43%

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 868 794 1,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 28.62% 29.75% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 758 647 792
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,250 £63,750
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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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 17 £50,000 -44.44%
Oxford -7 13 £80,000 +100.00% 1
Kidlington +1 7 £41,500 +13.70%
Abingdon -5 5 £22,750 -35.92% 1
Security Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 19 (43.18%) C++
2 18 (40.91%) C
2 18 (40.91%) Java
2 18 (40.91%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (38.64%) DV Cleared
3 17 (38.64%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (36.36%) Python
5 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
5 13 (29.55%) Windows
6 11 (25.00%) Finance
7 10 (22.73%) VxWorks
7 10 (22.73%) Ethical Hacking
8 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
9 8 (18.18%) Linux
10 7 (15.91%) OOP
10 7 (15.91%) OO
10 7 (15.91%) C#
10 7 (15.91%) Unix
10 7 (15.91%) Ethernet
10 7 (15.91%) SS7
10 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
10 7 (15.91%) VoLTE
10 7 (15.91%) Android
10 7 (15.91%) Radio Access Network
10 7 (15.91%) Network Design
10 7 (15.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (15.91%) Smartphone
10 7 (15.91%) Degree
11 6 (13.64%) Source Code Analysis
11 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development

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 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Ethernet
1 7 (15.91%) Radio Access Network
1 7 (15.91%) SS7
1 7 (15.91%) VoLTE
2 4 (9.09%) Broadband
3 2 (4.55%) SMS
4 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (4.55%) QlikView
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Metasploit
2 4 (9.09%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
2 11 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Aerospace
4 3 (6.82%) Electronics
4 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Automotive
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Security Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Core Network Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Developer
3 7 (15.91%) IP Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) IP Network Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Network Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) RAN Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) VoLTE Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) C++ Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Bid Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Engineering Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Research Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Security Researcher
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Researcher
6 2 (4.55%) Physicist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) jQuery
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
1 7 (15.91%) Smartphone
2 3 (6.82%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) VxWorks
3 8 (18.18%) Linux
4 7 (15.91%) Android
4 7 (15.91%) Unix
5 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (38.64%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (22.73%) Ethical Hacking
4 7 (15.91%) Network Design
4 7 (15.91%) OO
4 7 (15.91%) OOP
4 7 (15.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.64%) SDLC
5 6 (13.64%) Source Code Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL
7 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.82%) Analytics
8 3 (6.82%) Business Development
8 3 (6.82%) CAD
8 3 (6.82%) Coaching
8 3 (6.82%) IT Strategy
8 3 (6.82%) Project Management
9 2 (4.55%) Change Management
9 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) C++
2 18 (40.91%) C
2 18 (40.91%) Java
3 16 (36.36%) Python
4 7 (15.91%) C#
5 3 (6.82%) SQL
6 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) Ruby
6 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) DV Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.82%) Master's Degree
5 2 (4.55%) PhD
6 1 (2.27%) CEH
6 1 (2.27%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (2.27%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.27%) CREST Certified
6 1 (2.27%) Cyber Scheme
6 1 (2.27%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.27%) GDPR
2 1 (2.27%) IASME
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Nessus
1 5 (11.36%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Codenomicon
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft