Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 49 50
Rank change year-on-year -101 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 27 145 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.96% 5.29% 5.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.06% 17.06% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 133 122
Oxfordshire median annual salary £31,725 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.55% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £25,125 £27,500 £27,625
90th Percentile £52,500 £80,000 £95,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -

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 665 850 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.66% 31.03% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 601 721 699
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £69,000
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 21 September 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 21 September 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
Bicester - 8 £33,725 -
Banbury -13 7 £27,500 -45.00%
Oxford -41 3 £45,000 -43.75% 2
Abingdon -8 1 £67,500 +92.86% 1
Security Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) DV Cleared
4 9 (33.33%) Linux
5 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
5 8 (29.63%) DNS
5 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
5 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
6 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
6 7 (25.93%) DHCP
6 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
6 7 (25.93%) C++
7 6 (22.22%) C
7 6 (22.22%) VPN
7 6 (22.22%) Citrix
7 6 (22.22%) XenApp
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
8 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
9 4 (14.81%) Network Security
10 3 (11.11%) Digital Forensics
10 3 (11.11%) CREST Certified
10 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
10 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (11.11%) GIAC
10 3 (11.11%) Firmware

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 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) DNS
1 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.93%) DHCP
3 6 (22.22%) VPN
4 4 (14.81%) Network Security
5 2 (7.41%) Firewall
5 2 (7.41%) WAN
6 1 (3.70%) BGP
6 1 (3.70%) Internet
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (25.93%) IT Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Graduate
2 6 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Graduate Software Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Researcher
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Field Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Junior
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior IT Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) OpenCV
1 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.41%) Unix
4 2 (7.41%) VxWorks
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Business Development
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.70%) Image Processing
6 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.70%) SDLC
6 1 (3.70%) Security Auditing
6 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C++
2 6 (22.22%) C
3 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) DV Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 6 (22.22%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) CCNA
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.11%) CREST Certified
4 3 (11.11%) GIAC
4 3 (11.11%) MCSE
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.70%) MCSA
5 1 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
1 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (22.22%) XenApp
3 3 (11.11%) Firmware
4 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) VMware
2 6 (22.22%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Dell
3 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Huawei
3 1 (3.70%) Juniper
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Nokia
3 1 (3.70%) Okta
3 1 (3.70%) Samsung