The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 124 117 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -82
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 110 96 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.78% 1.90% 5.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.64% 6.38% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81 86 296
Average salary £40,250 £40,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.61% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £55,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.74%
DV Cleared
England

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1657 1504 2156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.86% 29.70% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1274 1910
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in the South West

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

DV Cleared Salary Trend in the South West

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

DV Cleared Salary Histogram in the South West

DV Cleared
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucestershire +6 99 £40,250 -5.29% 6
Wiltshire -11 6 £41,250 +13.79% 5
Bristol -26 3 £34,250 -3.52%
Devon - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - - 1
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 252 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 113 (44.84%) Java
3 97 (38.49%) C
4 89 (35.32%) C++
4 89 (35.32%) Linux
5 87 (34.52%) C#
6 84 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 69 (27.38%) Software Engineering
8 68 (26.98%) SQL
9 66 (26.19%) Degree
10 64 (25.40%) JavaScript
11 60 (23.81%) Oracle
12 52 (20.63%) ITIL
12 52 (20.63%) UNIX
13 51 (20.24%) HTML
14 49 (19.44%) Shell Script
15 48 (19.05%) Windows
16 36 (14.29%) Red Hat
16 36 (14.29%) J2EE
17 35 (13.89%) Apache
18 32 (12.70%) Mathematics
18 32 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
19 31 (12.30%) MS Excel
20 27 (10.71%) Python
20 27 (10.71%) .NET
21 26 (10.32%) HPUX
21 26 (10.32%) Citrix
21 26 (10.32%) Management Information System
21 26 (10.32%) Computer Science
22 25 (9.92%) Web Development

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 35 (13.89%) Apache
2 17 (6.75%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.57%) ArcGIS
4 6 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.76%) MS Project
3 9 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.78%) Acrobat
4 7 (2.78%) FrameMaker
5 5 (1.98%) MS Office
6 3 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.19%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.94%) DHCP
2 19 (7.54%) SAN
3 12 (4.76%) LAN
4 10 (3.97%) WAN
5 7 (2.78%) SSL
6 6 (2.38%) HTTP
6 6 (2.38%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.59%) DNS
8 3 (1.19%) Wireless
9 2 (0.79%) Network Security
9 2 (0.79%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.40%) FTP
10 1 (0.40%) SMTP
10 1 (0.40%) VPN
10 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.52%) MySQL
1 24 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 21 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.17%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.78%) Apache Accumulo
5 4 (1.59%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.59%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.40%) Big Data
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (3.97%) LoadRunner
1 10 (3.97%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (3.17%) Subversion
3 6 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (1.19%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.79%) WinDbg
5 2 (0.79%) GDB
6 1 (0.40%) QUnit
6 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.40%) JUnit
6 1 (0.40%) Mockito
6 1 (0.40%) Hudson
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.40%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.40%) JMeter
6 1 (0.40%) Maven
6 1 (0.40%) Selenium
6 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (7.14%) Military
2 13 (5.16%) Finance
3 8 (3.17%) Aerospace
3 8 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.78%) Automotive
4 7 (2.78%) Law
5 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (16.27%) Developer
2 39 (15.48%) Software Engineer
3 30 (11.90%) Consultant
4 21 (8.33%) Analyst
5 19 (7.54%) Applications Support
6 18 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 17 (6.75%) Java Developer
8 15 (5.95%) C++ Developer
9 14 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 13 (5.16%) C++/Java Developer
11 12 (4.76%) C# Developer
11 12 (4.76%) Test Analyst
12 11 (4.37%) Architect
12 11 (4.37%) Technical Consultant
12 11 (4.37%) C++/C# Developer
13 10 (3.97%) Linux Engineer
13 10 (3.97%) Security Architect
13 10 (3.97%) Tester
14 9 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
15 8 (3.17%) GIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (20.24%) HTML
2 36 (14.29%) J2EE
3 27 (10.71%) .NET
4 18 (7.14%) Middleware
4 18 (7.14%) FreeMarker
5 14 (5.56%) XML
6 12 (4.76%) JSF
7 7 (2.78%) JSP
8 5 (1.98%) Apache Flex
9 3 (1.19%) WCF
9 3 (1.19%) Silverlight
9 3 (1.19%) LINQ
9 3 (1.19%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (1.19%) jQuery
10 2 (0.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (0.79%) PrimeFaces
10 2 (0.79%) STL
10 2 (0.79%) Web Services
10 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.70%) Mathematics
2 26 (10.32%) Computer Science
2 26 (10.32%) Management Information System
3 25 (9.92%) PKI
4 13 (5.16%) GIS
5 7 (2.78%) Open Source
6 4 (1.59%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.79%) SCADA
7 2 (0.79%) Statistics
7 2 (0.79%) Clustering
7 2 (0.79%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.40%) CESG
8 1 (0.40%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.40%) PMI
8 1 (0.40%) Replication
8 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.40%) RIA
8 1 (0.40%) RMADS
8 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 89 (35.32%) Linux
2 52 (20.63%) UNIX
3 48 (19.05%) Windows
4 26 (10.32%) HPUX
5 25 (9.92%) Solaris
6 22 (8.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.79%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.79%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (27.38%) Software Engineering
2 52 (20.63%) ITIL
3 32 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (9.92%) Project Management
4 25 (9.92%) Web Development
4 25 (9.92%) Software Architecture
5 20 (7.94%) OO
6 19 (7.54%) Configuration Management
6 19 (7.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 18 (7.14%) Information Security
7 18 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (6.75%) Programme Management
8 17 (6.75%) Business Development
9 14 (5.56%) Security Architecture
10 10 (3.97%) Waterfall
10 10 (3.97%) Performance Testing
10 10 (3.97%) Service Management
10 10 (3.97%) Change Management
11 9 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 113 (44.84%) Java
2 97 (38.49%) C
3 89 (35.32%) C++
4 87 (34.52%) C#
5 68 (26.98%) SQL
6 64 (25.40%) JavaScript
7 49 (19.44%) Shell Script
8 27 (10.71%) Python
9 24 (9.52%) VB
10 21 (8.33%) Perl
11 4 (1.59%) Ruby
12 3 (1.19%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.79%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.40%) Ada
14 1 (0.40%) VBA
14 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 252 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 84 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 66 (26.19%) Degree
4 21 (8.33%) ISEB
5 12 (4.76%) CISSP
6 8 (3.17%) HNC
6 8 (3.17%) PhD
7 7 (2.78%) CISM
7 7 (2.78%) ISSAP
8 6 (2.38%) CEH
9 2 (0.79%) GCIH
9 2 (0.79%) GCFA
9 2 (0.79%) GCIA
9 2 (0.79%) MCP
9 2 (0.79%) MCSE
9 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.40%) RHCE
10 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.40%) HND
10 1 (0.40%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.98%) QA
3 3 (1.19%) HMG Infosec
4 2 (0.79%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 18 (7.14%) vSphere
2 10 (3.97%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.40%) Snort
6 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (6.75%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 60 (23.81%) Oracle
2 36 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 26 (10.32%) Citrix
4 25 (9.92%) HP
5 24 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 21 (8.33%) VMware
7 19 (7.54%) JBoss
8 17 (6.75%) Cisco
8 17 (6.75%) NetApp
8 17 (6.75%) Veritas
8 17 (6.75%) Brocade
8 17 (6.75%) Symantec
9 13 (5.16%) ESRI
10 12 (4.76%) Saba
11 7 (2.78%) Adobe
12 4 (1.59%) ArcSight
13 2 (0.79%) SAP
13 2 (0.79%) Coverity
13 2 (0.79%) Wind River
14 1 (0.40%) CheckPoint
Gloucestershire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance & bens
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: generous benefits
Posted: 26 days ago