The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 76 137 141
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +4
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 173 85 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.19% 1.58% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.55% 4.61% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 85 51 16
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,940 £31,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
DV Cleared
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2024 1842 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.28% 34.19% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1288 1394
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Berkshire region.

DV Cleared Salary Trend in Berkshire

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

DV Cleared Salary Histogram in Berkshire

DV Cleared
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +16 84 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Bracknell +32 53 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Maidenhead +6 13 £70,000 +47.36%
Thatcham - 5 £31,250 -
Slough - 2 £80,000 - 1
DV Cleared
South East

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DV Cleared.

1 336 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 265 (78.87%) SC Cleared
3 264 (78.57%) Windows
4 215 (63.99%) Active Directory
5 187 (55.65%) Microsoft
6 175 (52.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 120 (35.71%) SQL
8 103 (30.65%) Fujitsu
9 100 (29.76%) HP
10 95 (28.27%) VMware
11 91 (27.08%) DNS
12 85 (25.30%) VMware Infrastructure
13 84 (25.00%) Telecoms
13 84 (25.00%) Finance
14 82 (24.40%) Windows Server 2008
15 78 (23.21%) PowerShell
16 76 (22.62%) Retail
17 75 (22.32%) MS Excel
17 75 (22.32%) Windows XP
18 70 (20.83%) MS Exchange
19 67 (19.94%) SharePoint
20 66 (19.64%) SCCM
21 61 (18.15%) Software Distribution
22 60 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
22 60 (17.86%) IIS
23 58 (17.26%) Meridio
24 57 (16.96%) Apache
24 57 (16.96%) DHCP
24 57 (16.96%) Citrix
25 55 (16.37%) Veritas

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DV Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 70 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 67 (19.94%) SharePoint
3 60 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 60 (17.86%) IIS
4 57 (16.96%) Apache
5 54 (16.07%) SharePoint 2010
6 34 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 33 (9.82%) Live Communications Server
8 29 (8.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 25 (7.44%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 13 (3.87%) WebSphere
11 10 (2.98%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (2.08%) ArcGIS
13 6 (1.79%) JBoss
13 6 (1.79%) Tomcat
13 6 (1.79%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
14 5 (1.49%) Documentum
15 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
16 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 75 (22.32%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.25%) MS Office
3 7 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 91 (27.08%) DNS
2 57 (16.96%) DHCP
3 30 (8.93%) TCP/IP
4 26 (7.74%) SAN
5 24 (7.14%) Internet
6 20 (5.95%) NAS
7 19 (5.65%) Fibre Channel
8 14 (4.17%) Firewall
9 11 (3.27%) Network Security
10 2 (0.60%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.30%) IPsec
11 1 (0.30%) ATM
11 1 (0.30%) LAN
11 1 (0.30%) VoIP
11 1 (0.30%) WAN
11 1 (0.30%) VPN
11 1 (0.30%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.30%) IPv4
11 1 (0.30%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (16.07%) EDRMS
2 48 (14.29%) IDOL
3 21 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.19%) Big Data
4 4 (1.19%) MS Access
5 2 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (1.19%) TestDirector
2 4 (1.19%) LoadRunner
3 3 (0.89%) WinRunner
4 2 (0.60%) MSI
4 2 (0.60%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 84 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 84 (25.00%) Finance
2 76 (22.62%) Retail
3 5 (1.49%) Legal
3 5 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 171 (50.89%) Support Engineer
2 69 (20.54%) 2nd Line Support
3 68 (20.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 37 (11.01%) 3rd Line Support
5 34 (10.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 29 (8.63%) Messaging Engineer
6 29 (8.63%) Messaging Support Engineer
7 19 (5.65%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 19 (5.65%) Storage Engineer
7 19 (5.65%) SAN Engineer
8 18 (5.36%) Administrator
9 17 (5.06%) EMC Engineer
9 17 (5.06%) EMC Storage Engineer
10 16 (4.76%) Server Engineer
10 16 (4.76%) Server Support
11 15 (4.46%) Technical Specialist
12 14 (4.17%) Consultant
13 11 (3.27%) Server Support Engineer
13 11 (3.27%) Integration Engineer
14 10 (2.98%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.79%) Regular Expression
1 6 (1.79%) .NET
2 2 (0.60%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.99%) Clustering
2 43 (12.80%) Replication
2 43 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (12.20%) Statistics
4 29 (8.63%) Blackberry
5 15 (4.46%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.98%) PKI
7 9 (2.68%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (2.08%) CESG
8 7 (2.08%) CESG CLAS
9 6 (1.79%) RMADS
10 4 (1.19%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.19%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.19%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.89%) Blog
12 2 (0.60%) GIS
13 1 (0.30%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.30%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 264 (78.57%) Windows
2 175 (52.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 82 (24.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (22.32%) Windows XP
5 34 (10.12%) Windows 7
6 30 (8.93%) Windows 2000
7 29 (8.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 28 (8.33%) Linux
9 11 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.68%) AIX
10 9 (2.68%) CentOS
10 9 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (18.15%) Software Distribution
2 53 (15.77%) Incident Management
3 52 (15.48%) Release Management
4 48 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 46 (13.69%) ITIL
6 39 (11.61%) Performance Monitoring
7 38 (11.31%) Mentoring
8 37 (11.01%) Coaching
9 35 (10.42%) Software Deployment
10 33 (9.82%) Time Management
11 31 (9.23%) High Availability
12 28 (8.33%) Configuration Management
13 11 (3.27%) Change Management
13 11 (3.27%) Security Architecture
13 11 (3.27%) SIEM
14 10 (2.98%) Cyber Security
14 10 (2.98%) Network Design
15 9 (2.68%) Capacity Management
16 8 (2.38%) Network Management
16 8 (2.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 120 (35.71%) SQL
2 78 (23.21%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.17%) VBScript
3 14 (4.17%) VB
4 6 (1.79%) PHP
5 5 (1.49%) C
6 3 (0.89%) C#
7 1 (0.30%) C++
7 1 (0.30%) Java
7 1 (0.30%) Python
7 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 336 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 265 (78.87%) SC Cleared
3 25 (7.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (7.44%) MCSE
4 19 (5.65%) MCP
5 16 (4.76%) BC Cleared
6 11 (3.27%) CISSP
7 6 (1.79%) A+ Certification
7 6 (1.79%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (1.19%) ISEB
8 4 (1.19%) MCDBA
8 4 (1.19%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.89%) CISA
10 2 (0.60%) RHCE
10 2 (0.60%) MCITP
11 1 (0.30%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.30%) GCIA
11 1 (0.30%) GCIH
11 1 (0.30%) Degree
11 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.98%) SLA
1 10 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.89%) QA
3 2 (0.60%) GPG13
3 2 (0.60%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.60%) COBIT
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 215 (63.99%) Active Directory
2 85 (25.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (15.18%) ISA Server
4 29 (8.63%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.98%) vSphere
6 9 (2.68%) Samba
6 9 (2.68%) NFS
7 7 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 66 (19.64%) SCCM
2 55 (16.37%) NetBackup
3 54 (16.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 49 (14.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 47 (13.99%) SCOM
6 36 (10.71%) EMC NetWorker
7 13 (3.87%) WSUS
8 10 (2.98%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (2.68%) nmon
10 7 (2.08%) HP UCMDB
11 4 (1.19%) Netcool
11 4 (1.19%) Unicenter
11 4 (1.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 1 (0.30%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 187 (55.65%) Microsoft
2 103 (30.65%) Fujitsu
3 100 (29.76%) HP
4 95 (28.27%) VMware
5 58 (17.26%) Meridio
6 57 (16.96%) Citrix
7 55 (16.37%) Veritas
8 44 (13.10%) EMC
9 35 (10.42%) McAfee
9 35 (10.42%) Sophos
10 22 (6.55%) Oracle
11 20 (5.95%) Sun
11 20 (5.95%) StorageTek
12 16 (4.76%) IBM
13 10 (2.98%) CA
13 10 (2.98%) Brocade
14 8 (2.38%) Lumension
15 7 (2.08%) Red Hat
15 7 (2.08%) ESRI
16 6 (1.79%) Symantec
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: 60000 - 85000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ARM Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Benefits Package
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30,000 - £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago