The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 434 490 359
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -131
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 601 447 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.42% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.95% 1.56% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 364 306 661
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30846 28630 33892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.93% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24022 23340 28574
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DV Cleared
Salary Trend

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

DV Cleared Salary Trend in the UK

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DV Cleared over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

DV Cleared Salary Histogram in the UK

DV Cleared
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 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
England +55 575 £45,000 - 95
South East +29 333 £45,000 - 40
Hampshire +21 157 £47,500 -5.00% 15
Berkshire +34 154 £47,500 +5.55% 14
South West +3 120 £40,000 -2.43% 25
Gloucestershire +5 99 £40,000 -2.43% 13
Bracknell +15 79 £35,000 - 3
London +9 76 £58,000 +28.88% 24
Reading +10 61 £45,000 - 10
Andover +7 35 £45,000 +73.07% 1
Portsmouth - 35 £48,000 - 1
Gloucester +7 32 £43,750 +6.70% 2
Basingstoke -1 31 £36,000 -43.96% 6
City of London +6 23 £64,000 +60.00% 11
Surrey -2 21 £43,250 -6.48% 5
Southampton - 18 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 16 £55,000 - 1
Farnborough +4 14 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Cheltenham -10 14 £66,250 +84.02% 10
Northamptonshire - 10 £39,000 -
Guildford +13 9 £46,000 +2.22% 4
Wiltshire -5 9 £37,500 -37.50% 5
North West -12 8 £70,000 -12.50% 1
East of England -41 7 £32,500 -6.47%
Somerset - 7 - - 4
Bath - 6 - - 4
West Midlands -5 4 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Manchester -11 4 £61,250 +107.62% 1
Bristol -20 4 £41,000 +9.33% 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £33,750 -

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1278 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 834 (65.26%) SC Cleared
3 476 (37.25%) Windows
4 316 (24.73%) Linux
5 301 (23.55%) Microsoft
6 265 (20.74%) Oracle
7 243 (19.01%) SQL
8 239 (18.70%) Java
9 227 (17.76%) Active Directory
10 219 (17.14%) Finance
11 217 (16.98%) ITIL
12 212 (16.59%) VMware
13 207 (16.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 183 (14.32%) C#
15 182 (14.24%) HP
16 178 (13.93%) C
17 171 (13.38%) Telecoms
18 165 (12.91%) C++
19 155 (12.13%) Degree
20 154 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
21 151 (11.82%) DNS
22 145 (11.35%) UNIX
23 138 (10.80%) Retail
24 131 (10.25%) MS Excel
25 129 (10.09%) Information Security
26 127 (9.94%) DHCP
27 121 (9.47%) Software Engineering
28 118 (9.23%) Fujitsu
29 117 (9.15%) JavaScript
30 116 (9.08%) VMware Infrastructure

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 103 (8.06%) SharePoint
2 93 (7.28%) Apache
3 85 (6.65%) MS Exchange
4 70 (5.48%) IIS
5 69 (5.40%) WebLogic
6 62 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 61 (4.77%) SharePoint 2010
8 33 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 31 (2.43%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 30 (2.35%) WebSphere
11 29 (2.27%) Live Communications Server
12 23 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 20 (1.56%) ArcGIS
14 19 (1.49%) MS Project Server
15 12 (0.94%) Oracle Application Server
16 11 (0.86%) LiveLink
16 11 (0.86%) Documentum
16 11 (0.86%) Tomcat
17 10 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
17 10 (0.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 131 (10.25%) MS Excel
2 46 (3.60%) MS Office
3 25 (1.96%) MS Project
4 17 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.55%) FrameMaker
6 7 (0.55%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.23%) Simulink
8 2 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 36 (2.82%) Oracle Applications
2 18 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.63%) AquaLogic BPM
5 6 (0.47%) RMDS
6 5 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.31%) SAP R/3
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Payroll
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle HRMS
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.16%) Summit
10 1 (0.078%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.31%) SaaS
2 2 (0.16%) Office 365
3 1 (0.078%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 151 (11.82%) DNS
2 127 (9.94%) DHCP
3 80 (6.26%) Firewall
4 71 (5.56%) SAN
5 59 (4.62%) Internet
6 53 (4.15%) TCP/IP
7 47 (3.68%) Wireshark
8 39 (3.05%) HTTP
9 36 (2.82%) tcpdump
9 36 (2.82%) LAN
10 35 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
11 34 (2.66%) WAN
12 24 (1.88%) LDAP
13 22 (1.72%) Network Security
14 16 (1.25%) NAS
15 15 (1.17%) Wireless
16 12 (0.94%) HTTPS
17 11 (0.86%) SSL
17 11 (0.86%) FTP
17 11 (0.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (8.06%) Oracle Database
2 85 (6.65%) SQL Server
3 49 (3.83%) MySQL
4 43 (3.36%) EDRMS
5 37 (2.90%) IDOL
6 28 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 28 (2.19%) Oracle Discoverer
7 11 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (0.78%) Hadoop
9 9 (0.70%) Apache Accumulo
10 8 (0.63%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.55%) Big Data
12 6 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.47%) MS Access
12 6 (0.47%) DTS
12 6 (0.47%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (0.31%) Oracle ODI
14 4 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (1.64%) TestDirector
2 17 (1.33%) Visual Studio
3 15 (1.17%) LoadRunner
4 14 (1.10%) Subversion
5 11 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
5 11 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
6 9 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (0.63%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.31%) WinDbg
8 4 (0.31%) GDB
8 4 (0.31%) WinRunner
9 3 (0.23%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.23%) Rational Rhapsody
9 3 (0.23%) Selenium
10 2 (0.16%) JIRA
10 2 (0.16%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.16%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.16%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.16%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 219 (17.14%) Finance
2 171 (13.38%) Telecoms
3 138 (10.80%) Retail
4 47 (3.68%) Military
5 26 (2.03%) Law
6 17 (1.33%) Aerospace
7 12 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.70%) Banking
9 7 (0.55%) Automotive
10 6 (0.47%) Legal
11 4 (0.31%) Publishing
12 3 (0.23%) Marketing
13 2 (0.16%) Local Government
13 2 (0.16%) Electronics
13 2 (0.16%) Advertising
14 1 (0.078%) Front Office
14 1 (0.078%) Back Office
14 1 (0.078%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.078%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 175 (13.69%) Support Engineer
2 169 (13.22%) Consultant
3 146 (11.42%) Developer
4 137 (10.72%) Analyst
5 90 (7.04%) Architect
6 64 (5.01%) DBA
6 64 (5.01%) Administrator
7 62 (4.85%) Oracle DBA
8 60 (4.69%) Security Analyst
9 55 (4.30%) Software Engineer
10 47 (3.68%) Security Consultant
10 47 (3.68%) 2nd Line Support
11 46 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support
12 44 (3.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 41 (3.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 39 (3.05%) Security Architect
15 35 (2.74%) Software Developer
16 33 (2.58%) C++ Developer
17 31 (2.43%) Systems Engineer
18 30 (2.35%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (7.98%) HTML
2 85 (6.65%) .NET
3 54 (4.23%) J2EE
4 51 (3.99%) Middleware
5 36 (2.82%) Oracle Fusion
6 29 (2.27%) Web Services
7 28 (2.19%) XML
8 25 (1.96%) HTML5
9 23 (1.80%) CSS
10 22 (1.72%) ASP.NET
11 19 (1.49%) FreeMarker
12 18 (1.41%) JSP
13 13 (1.02%) RESTful
13 13 (1.02%) .NET Framework
14 12 (0.94%) JSF
15 9 (0.70%) jQuery
16 8 (0.63%) Apache Flex
16 8 (0.63%) Java EE
16 8 (0.63%) ASP.NET 2.0
16 8 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 94 (7.36%) Management Information System
2 73 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (5.63%) Mathematics
4 67 (5.24%) RMADS
5 62 (4.85%) PKI
6 49 (3.83%) CESG
7 48 (3.76%) Clustering
7 48 (3.76%) Statistics
8 35 (2.74%) CESG CLAS
9 34 (2.66%) Open Source
10 30 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (2.35%) GIS
11 28 (2.19%) Computer Science
12 27 (2.11%) Blackberry
13 20 (1.56%) Physics
14 19 (1.49%) VHDL
15 18 (1.41%) User Experience
16 14 (1.10%) Replication
17 13 (1.02%) Thin Client
17 13 (1.02%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 476 (37.25%) Windows
2 316 (24.73%) Linux
3 207 (16.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 154 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 145 (11.35%) UNIX
6 92 (7.20%) Windows XP
7 74 (5.79%) HPUX
8 69 (5.40%) Solaris
9 60 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 44 (3.44%) Windows 7
11 42 (3.29%) Windows 2000
12 30 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (1.02%) CentOS
14 9 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
15 6 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.39%) AIX
17 4 (0.31%) Android
17 4 (0.31%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.31%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (16.98%) ITIL
2 129 (10.09%) Information Security
3 121 (9.47%) Software Engineering
4 105 (8.22%) Incident Management
5 94 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
6 89 (6.96%) Information Assurance
7 81 (6.34%) SIEM
8 76 (5.95%) Mentoring
9 72 (5.63%) Risk Management
10 71 (5.56%) Configuration Management
11 70 (5.48%) Cyber Security
12 69 (5.40%) Disaster Recovery
13 64 (5.01%) Security Architecture
14 62 (4.85%) PRINCE2
15 60 (4.69%) Network Design
16 57 (4.46%) Time Management
17 55 (4.30%) Project Management
18 50 (3.91%) Risk Assessment
18 50 (3.91%) OO
18 50 (3.91%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 243 (19.01%) SQL
2 239 (18.70%) Java
3 183 (14.32%) C#
4 178 (13.93%) C
5 165 (12.91%) C++
6 117 (9.15%) JavaScript
7 100 (7.82%) Shell Script
8 91 (7.12%) PowerShell
9 64 (5.01%) VB
10 57 (4.46%) Python
11 51 (3.99%) Perl
12 19 (1.49%) VBScript
13 17 (1.33%) MATLAB
14 15 (1.17%) Bash Shell
15 11 (0.86%) T-SQL
16 10 (0.78%) PL/SQL
17 9 (0.70%) PHP
18 7 (0.55%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.55%) VBA
19 6 (0.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1278 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 834 (65.26%) SC Cleared
3 155 (12.13%) Degree
4 71 (5.56%) ISEB
5 62 (4.85%) GCIA
6 50 (3.91%) CISSP
7 43 (3.36%) GCIH
8 42 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 35 (2.74%) CISM
10 32 (2.50%) MCP
11 29 (2.27%) CTC Cleared
12 26 (2.03%) ISTQB
12 26 (2.03%) MCSE
12 26 (2.03%) GIAC
13 21 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 19 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 18 (1.41%) PhD
15 18 (1.41%) CEH
16 14 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (1.02%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (6.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (3.05%) SLA
3 38 (2.97%) QA
4 15 (1.17%) JSP 440
5 10 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.31%) HMG Infosec
7 2 (0.16%) IEC 61508
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.078%) BS7799
8 1 (0.078%) GPG13
8 1 (0.078%) COBIT
System Software
1 227 (17.76%) Active Directory
2 116 (9.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (5.09%) Oracle RAC
4 53 (4.15%) vSphere
5 49 (3.83%) VMware ESX
6 48 (3.76%) Hyper-V
7 42 (3.29%) ISA Server
8 24 (1.88%) Snort
9 23 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
11 16 (1.25%) vCloud
12 13 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
13 9 (0.70%) XenApp
14 7 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (0.47%) XenDesktop
15 6 (0.47%) NFS
16 5 (0.39%) Samba
17 2 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 2 (0.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 93 (7.28%) NetBackup
2 55 (4.30%) SCCM
3 49 (3.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 47 (3.68%) EMC NetWorker
4 47 (3.68%) SCOM
5 45 (3.52%) HP Quality Center
6 35 (2.74%) Data Guard
7 32 (2.50%) HP SIM
7 32 (2.50%) WSUS
8 30 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 18 (1.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 14 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 13 (1.02%) Tivoli
12 11 (0.86%) Puppet
13 10 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
14 6 (0.47%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 6 (0.47%) Unicenter
14 6 (0.47%) Netcool
15 5 (0.39%) OpenView
15 5 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 301 (23.55%) Microsoft
2 265 (20.74%) Oracle
3 212 (16.59%) VMware
4 182 (14.24%) HP
5 118 (9.23%) Fujitsu
6 104 (8.14%) Citrix
7 91 (7.12%) Red Hat
8 80 (6.26%) Veritas
9 68 (5.32%) IBM
10 66 (5.16%) Symantec
11 60 (4.69%) EMC
12 59 (4.62%) Sourcefire
13 51 (3.99%) Meridio
14 46 (3.60%) Cisco
15 42 (3.29%) LogRhythm
16 37 (2.90%) JBoss
16 37 (2.90%) Brocade
17 31 (2.43%) NetApp
18 26 (2.03%) ESRI
19 22 (1.72%) ArcSight
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £700000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
CSC
Salary: From £50 to £65 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
CSC
Salary: From £50 to £65 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago