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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 429 435 480
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +45
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 619 668 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.08% 2.11% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 364 453 335
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £35,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%

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
29798 31702 29646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.26% 27.10% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 23777 24807 23844
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 3 August 2015 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 3 August 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
England +1 607 £47,500 +3.26% 110
South East -82 220 £40,000 -11.11% 36
London +122 185 £60,000 +11.62% 39
South West -3 128 £47,500 +11.76% 22
Gloucestershire +1 99 £47,500 +11.76% 16
Hampshire -25 97 £40,000 -15.78% 12
Berkshire -103 44 £47,500 +5.55% 15
Oxfordshire +37 34 £37,500 -28.57%
City of London +39 33 £47,500 -20.83% 16
Buckinghamshire - 31 £37,750 - 4
Reading -73 30 £23,579 -47.60% 10
Milton Keynes - 30 £37,500 - 2
Basingstoke +9 28 £55,499 +8.82% 6
West Midlands +17 25 £50,000 -9.09% 5
East of England +26 20 £55,500 +48.00% 3
Birmingham +12 20 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Portsmouth +11 19 £40,000 -13.97% 2
Gloucester -13 19 £52,500 +14.13% 7
Aldershot +11 18 £45,000 -18.18% 2
North West +9 17 £32,500 -33.33% 2
Yorkshire +19 16 £27,500 -31.25%
Andover -3 16 £35,000 -22.22%
Surrey -12 15 £45,000 +4.04% 4
West Yorkshire - 14 £27,500 -
Leeds - 14 £27,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +12 12 - -
Tyne and Wear +8 12 - -
Banbury +6 12 £32,500 -38.09%
North East 0 12 - - 1
Bristol -15 12 £50,000 +37.93% 4

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 1423 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 728 (51.16%) SC Cleared
3 500 (35.14%) Windows
4 389 (27.34%) C
5 386 (27.13%) Microsoft
6 331 (23.26%) ITIL
7 291 (20.45%) Linux
8 282 (19.82%) Oracle
9 269 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
10 252 (17.71%) Active Directory
11 224 (15.74%) Degree
12 220 (15.46%) VMware
13 202 (14.20%) Information Security
13 202 (14.20%) Java
14 179 (12.58%) MS Excel
14 179 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
15 169 (11.88%) C++
16 167 (11.74%) HP
17 163 (11.45%) SQL Server
18 160 (11.24%) Cyber Security
19 159 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
20 158 (11.10%) Windows Server 2008
21 153 (10.75%) UNIX
22 152 (10.68%) .NET
23 144 (10.12%) Project Management
24 142 (9.98%) Configuration Management
25 138 (9.70%) C#
26 137 (9.63%) SQL
27 130 (9.14%) Software Engineering
28 127 (8.92%) Python

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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
1 112 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 70 (4.92%) IIS
3 61 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 56 (3.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 45 (3.16%) MS Exchange
6 38 (2.67%) WebLogic
7 35 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
8 33 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
9 32 (2.25%) Node.js
10 26 (1.83%) ArcGIS
11 25 (1.76%) WebSphere
12 23 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
15 14 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 14 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
16 13 (0.91%) Alfresco
16 13 (0.91%) Apache
16 13 (0.91%) Tomcat
16 13 (0.91%) Documentum
Applications
1 179 (12.58%) MS Excel
2 76 (5.34%) MS Office
3 25 (1.76%) InfoPath
4 22 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.91%) MS Project
7 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.14%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.070%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 31 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 22 (1.55%) Oracle HRMS
4 14 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
4 14 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
4 14 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
5 10 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.28%) Summit
8 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.21%) Primavera
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.070%) Teamcenter
10 1 (0.070%) AquaLogic BPM
10 1 (0.070%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.070%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (2.11%) Office 365
3 5 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (7.80%) DNS
2 99 (6.96%) TCP/IP
3 90 (6.32%) DHCP
4 81 (5.69%) WAN
5 77 (5.41%) LAN
6 67 (4.71%) Firewall
7 56 (3.94%) SAN
8 54 (3.79%) Internet
9 46 (3.23%) HTTP
10 33 (2.32%) Wireless
11 32 (2.25%) Wireshark
12 31 (2.18%) SMTP
13 29 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
14 27 (1.90%) NAS
15 26 (1.83%) EIGRP
15 26 (1.83%) BGP
16 24 (1.69%) VPN
16 24 (1.69%) Network Security
16 24 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
17 23 (1.62%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 90 (6.32%) Relational Database
3 75 (5.27%) MySQL
4 64 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
5 59 (4.15%) Oracle Database
6 57 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 56 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 47 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 40 (2.81%) Big Data
9 40 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 40 (2.81%) RDBMS
10 39 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
11 35 (2.46%) MongoDB
12 14 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
13 13 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 12 (0.84%) Star Schema
15 11 (0.77%) Data Mining
15 11 (0.77%) Hadoop
16 8 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
17 6 (0.42%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 115 (8.08%) Visual Studio
2 36 (2.53%) JIRA
2 36 (2.53%) Git (software)
3 32 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (1.83%) Rational DOORS
5 22 (1.55%) Subversion
5 22 (1.55%) ClearCase
6 21 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 20 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
7 20 (1.41%) NUnit
7 20 (1.41%) CruiseControl
7 20 (1.41%) MSBuild
8 19 (1.34%) Metasploit
9 18 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
10 17 (1.19%) Maven
11 16 (1.12%) GDB
12 15 (1.05%) WinDbg
12 15 (1.05%) Eclipse
13 13 (0.91%) JMeter
13 13 (0.91%) NeoLoad
General
1 105 (7.38%) Finance
2 94 (6.61%) Military
3 53 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 37 (2.60%) Manufacturing
5 36 (2.53%) Retail
6 16 (1.12%) Aerospace
7 15 (1.05%) Legal
8 13 (0.91%) Law
8 13 (0.91%) Electronics
9 6 (0.42%) Banking
10 3 (0.21%) Local Government
10 3 (0.21%) Marketing
10 3 (0.21%) Publishing
11 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.070%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.070%) French Language
12 1 (0.070%) German Language
12 1 (0.070%) Back Office
12 1 (0.070%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 201 (14.13%) Analyst
2 170 (11.95%) Developer
3 104 (7.31%) Architect
4 100 (7.03%) Consultant
5 96 (6.75%) Support Engineer
6 90 (6.32%) Software Engineer
7 65 (4.57%) Systems Engineer
8 62 (4.36%) Project Manager
9 61 (4.29%) Administrator
10 54 (3.79%) .NET Developer
11 47 (3.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 46 (3.23%) Security Consultant
13 44 (3.09%) Integration Engineer
14 43 (3.02%) Systems Administrator
15 42 (2.95%) Security Analyst
16 37 (2.60%) Business Analyst
17 34 (2.39%) Network Engineer
18 32 (2.25%) Systems Analyst
18 32 (2.25%) Software Developer
18 32 (2.25%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (10.68%) .NET
2 109 (7.66%) HTML
3 100 (7.03%) CSS
4 89 (6.25%) J2EE
5 85 (5.97%) ASP.NET
6 84 (5.90%) WCF
7 73 (5.13%) JSP
8 72 (5.06%) Web Services
9 70 (4.92%) .NET Framework
10 68 (4.78%) Entity Framework
11 60 (4.22%) XML
12 53 (3.72%) HTML5
13 46 (3.23%) Hibernate
14 44 (3.09%) Spring
14 44 (3.09%) ADO.NET
15 43 (3.02%) Middleware
16 40 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (2.53%) WF
18 35 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC 2
18 35 (2.46%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 159 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (7.31%) Management Information System
3 55 (3.87%) GIS
4 54 (3.79%) CESG
4 54 (3.79%) Computer Science
5 53 (3.72%) Replication
5 53 (3.72%) Clustering
6 52 (3.65%) PKI
7 43 (3.02%) Data Centre
8 42 (2.95%) Mathematics
9 39 (2.74%) Visualisation
10 32 (2.25%) RMADS
11 26 (1.83%) HP Storage
12 20 (1.41%) CESG CLAS
13 18 (1.26%) Economics
14 17 (1.19%) Blackberry
14 17 (1.19%) Physics
14 17 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
15 16 (1.12%) Digital Media
15 16 (1.12%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 500 (35.14%) Windows
2 291 (20.45%) Linux
3 158 (11.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 153 (10.75%) UNIX
5 98 (6.89%) Windows 7
6 82 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 66 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 61 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (2.18%) Windows XP
10 20 (1.41%) Solaris
11 16 (1.12%) Windows 2000
11 16 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
12 14 (0.98%) CentOS
13 13 (0.91%) VxWorks
14 10 (0.70%) AIX
15 9 (0.63%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.35%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.35%) HPUX
16 5 (0.35%) FreeBSD
17 4 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (23.26%) ITIL
2 269 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (14.20%) Information Security
4 160 (11.24%) Cyber Security
5 144 (10.12%) Project Management
6 142 (9.98%) Configuration Management
7 130 (9.14%) Software Engineering
8 125 (8.78%) Scrum
9 112 (7.87%) Service Management
10 109 (7.66%) Service Delivery
11 104 (7.31%) UML
12 80 (5.62%) DevOps
13 77 (5.41%) SIEM
14 74 (5.20%) Analytics
15 73 (5.13%) MVC
16 72 (5.06%) Time Management
17 69 (4.85%) Business Analysis
17 69 (4.85%) SDLC
18 68 (4.78%) Validation
19 66 (4.64%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 389 (27.34%) C
2 202 (14.20%) Java
3 169 (11.88%) C++
4 138 (9.70%) C#
5 137 (9.63%) SQL
6 127 (8.92%) Python
7 99 (6.96%) JavaScript
8 98 (6.89%) PowerShell
9 81 (5.69%) Perl
10 60 (4.22%) Bash Shell
11 43 (3.02%) Shell Script
11 43 (3.02%) Ruby
12 27 (1.90%) PL/SQL
13 23 (1.62%) T-SQL
14 15 (1.05%) VB
15 13 (0.91%) VBScript
16 6 (0.42%) PHP
16 6 (0.42%) XPath
17 5 (0.35%) Embedded C
17 5 (0.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1423 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 728 (51.16%) SC Cleared
3 224 (15.74%) Degree
4 97 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 80 (5.62%) MCP
6 61 (4.29%) CISSP
7 54 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
8 42 (2.95%) MCSE
9 39 (2.74%) CCNP
10 33 (2.32%) CCNA
11 30 (2.11%) RHCE
12 29 (2.04%) CISM
13 26 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (1.26%) CEH
15 16 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 14 (0.98%) A+ Certification
16 14 (0.98%) ISTQB
16 14 (0.98%) RHCSA
17 12 (0.84%) ISEB
17 12 (0.84%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (7.45%) SLA
2 60 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (3.23%) JSP 440
4 23 (1.62%) QA
5 15 (1.05%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.98%) COBIT
7 10 (0.70%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.42%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.070%) GPG13
9 1 (0.070%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 252 (17.71%) Active Directory
2 179 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (5.34%) Hyper-V
4 33 (2.32%) vSphere
4 33 (2.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 28 (1.97%) VMware ESX
6 15 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (0.98%) Oracle Clusterware
7 14 (0.98%) Samba
8 9 (0.63%) Snort
9 8 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (0.56%) Terminal Services
9 8 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.49%) Firmware
10 7 (0.49%) XenApp
11 6 (0.42%) ISA Server
11 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (0.42%) iptables
12 4 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 98 (6.89%) SCCM
2 63 (4.43%) SCOM
3 41 (2.88%) HP SIM
4 36 (2.53%) EMC NetWorker
5 33 (2.32%) Nessus
6 32 (2.25%) NetBackup
7 30 (2.11%) Nmap
8 24 (1.69%) WSUS
8 24 (1.69%) Puppet
9 23 (1.62%) HP Data Protector
10 22 (1.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 18 (1.26%) Hyperic
12 17 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
13 14 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
13 14 (0.98%) Cisco LMS
13 14 (0.98%) Opsview
13 14 (0.98%) Nagios
14 13 (0.91%) Data Guard
14 13 (0.91%) Oracle Flashback
15 12 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 386 (27.13%) Microsoft
2 282 (19.82%) Oracle
3 220 (15.46%) VMware
4 167 (11.74%) HP
5 89 (6.25%) Cisco
6 74 (5.20%) Symantec
7 71 (4.99%) Citrix
8 46 (3.23%) EMC
9 42 (2.95%) IBM
9 42 (2.95%) Red Hat
10 41 (2.88%) Sybase
11 40 (2.81%) SolarWinds
12 36 (2.53%) NetApp
13 32 (2.25%) Sun
14 27 (1.90%) Lumension
15 26 (1.83%) ArcSight
15 26 (1.83%) ESRI
16 21 (1.48%) SAP
17 20 (1.41%) 3PAR
18 19 (1.34%) McAfee
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
aap3
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus excellent benefits and share schemes
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive salaries and excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 70000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 77000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 55000 + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30- £50,000 + numerous benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + car
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £62000 - £73500 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Medical etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 - £85 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago