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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 409 425 446
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +21
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 669 680 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.58% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.25% 2.11% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 416 462 396
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
29728 32154 29910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.21% 27.30% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23596 25395 24243
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 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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
(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 +31 658 £50,000 +11.11% 80
South East -55 262 £40,000 -11.11% 24
London +136 215 £60,000 +20.00% 31
South West -20 109 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Hampshire -13 108 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Gloucestershire -4 81 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Berkshire -86 68 £37,500 -16.66% 7
Reading -54 51 £23,579 -47.60% 6
Buckinghamshire +40 40 £40,000 - 2
Milton Keynes +25 39 £39,000 - 2
City of London +38 38 £50,000 -16.66% 10
Andover -3 35 £35,000 -22.22%
West Midlands +21 30 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Portsmouth +26 27 £40,000 -11.11%
Oxfordshire +29 26 £37,500 -28.57%
Birmingham +21 25 £46,250 -15.90% 1
Yorkshire +28 23 £41,250 +3.12%
North West +14 23 £52,500 +7.69% 3
West Yorkshire - 20 £27,500 -
Leeds - 20 £27,500 -
Aldershot +15 19 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Tyne and Wear +11 18 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 18 - -
North East +3 18 - -
Merseyside - 18 - -
Liverpool - 18 - -
East of England +12 15 £46,250 +37.03% 2
Gloucester -18 15 £50,000 +9.89% 7
Surrey -12 14 £45,000 - 3
Southampton -7 12 £50,000 +17.64%

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1480 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 848 (57.30%) SC Cleared
3 540 (36.49%) Windows
4 409 (27.64%) Microsoft
5 343 (23.18%) ITIL
6 335 (22.64%) C
7 307 (20.74%) Oracle
8 297 (20.07%) Linux
9 272 (18.38%) Active Directory
10 260 (17.57%) VMware
11 248 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
12 212 (14.32%) Degree
13 209 (14.12%) HP
14 205 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
15 201 (13.58%) Java
16 192 (12.97%) MS Excel
17 187 (12.64%) Information Security
18 179 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
19 171 (11.55%) SQL Server
20 169 (11.42%) SQL
21 165 (11.15%) C++
22 152 (10.27%) .NET
23 147 (9.93%) Cyber Security
24 146 (9.86%) UNIX
25 144 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
26 141 (9.53%) Configuration Management
26 141 (9.53%) Software Engineering
27 132 (8.92%) C#
28 126 (8.51%) Finance
29 123 (8.31%) Service Management

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 120 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 78 (5.27%) IIS
3 64 (4.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 61 (4.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 57 (3.85%) MS Exchange
6 40 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
7 39 (2.64%) WebLogic
8 32 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
9 31 (2.09%) WebSphere
10 30 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
11 29 (1.96%) Node.js
12 26 (1.76%) ArcGIS
13 25 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
14 19 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
15 17 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 16 (1.08%) Tomcat
17 13 (0.88%) Documentum
17 13 (0.88%) SAS
17 13 (0.88%) Alfresco
18 12 (0.81%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 192 (12.97%) MS Excel
2 76 (5.14%) MS Office
3 29 (1.96%) InfoPath
4 25 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.95%) MS Project
6 9 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.14%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 38 (2.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 37 (2.50%) Oracle HRMS
3 31 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (1.42%) Oracle Payables
4 21 (1.42%) Oracle Receivables
4 21 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
5 17 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.61%) Oracle Payroll
7 6 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.27%) Summit
8 4 (0.27%) SAP SD
9 3 (0.20%) Primavera
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.20%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.068%) SAP CS
10 1 (0.068%) AquaLogic BPM
10 1 (0.068%) SAP SCM
10 1 (0.068%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.068%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (1.96%) Office 365
3 7 (0.47%) SaaS
4 5 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 123 (8.31%) DNS
2 105 (7.09%) TCP/IP
3 101 (6.82%) DHCP
4 87 (5.88%) WAN
5 84 (5.68%) LAN
6 78 (5.27%) Firewall
7 58 (3.92%) SAN
8 56 (3.78%) Internet
9 53 (3.58%) HTTP
10 39 (2.64%) Wireshark
11 38 (2.57%) Cisco ASA
12 34 (2.30%) Cisco Nexus
13 33 (2.23%) SMTP
13 33 (2.23%) BGP
14 32 (2.16%) NAS
15 31 (2.09%) VPN
16 30 (2.03%) EIGRP
16 30 (2.03%) Network Security
17 29 (1.96%) Wireless
18 24 (1.62%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (11.55%) SQL Server
2 84 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 75 (5.07%) MySQL
4 63 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 56 (3.78%) Oracle Database
5 56 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 55 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 46 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 41 (2.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 39 (2.64%) RDBMS
10 38 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 38 (2.57%) Big Data
11 30 (2.03%) MongoDB
12 16 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
13 14 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 13 (0.88%) Star Schema
15 11 (0.74%) Hadoop
16 8 (0.54%) Data Mining
17 5 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
18 4 (0.27%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 109 (7.36%) Visual Studio
2 34 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
3 31 (2.09%) Rational DOORS
4 29 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 23 (1.55%) JIRA
6 23 (1.55%) Git (software)
7 22 (1.49%) MSBuild
7 22 (1.49%) NUnit
7 22 (1.49%) CruiseControl
8 20 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
9 19 (1.28%) ClearCase
10 16 (1.08%) Subversion
10 16 (1.08%) GDB
11 15 (1.01%) WinDbg
11 15 (1.01%) Maven
12 14 (0.95%) JMeter
12 14 (0.95%) NeoLoad
13 11 (0.74%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.68%) Metasploit
General
1 126 (8.51%) Finance
2 94 (6.35%) Military
3 54 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 42 (2.84%) Retail
5 37 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.08%) Aerospace
7 12 (0.81%) Electronics
7 12 (0.81%) Legal
8 10 (0.68%) Law
9 4 (0.27%) Marketing
10 3 (0.20%) Publishing
10 3 (0.20%) Local Government
11 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.068%) Banking
12 1 (0.068%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.068%) French Language
12 1 (0.068%) German Language
12 1 (0.068%) Back Office
12 1 (0.068%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 223 (15.07%) Analyst
2 170 (11.49%) Developer
3 122 (8.24%) Architect
4 115 (7.77%) Support Engineer
5 93 (6.28%) Software Engineer
5 93 (6.28%) Consultant
6 67 (4.53%) Systems Engineer
7 64 (4.32%) Administrator
8 54 (3.65%) Project Manager
9 52 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
10 51 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
11 50 (3.38%) .NET Developer
12 46 (3.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 44 (2.97%) Integration Engineer
14 39 (2.64%) Software Developer
15 38 (2.57%) Business Analyst
15 38 (2.57%) Network Engineer
15 38 (2.57%) Security Consultant
15 38 (2.57%) Linux Engineer
16 37 (2.50%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (10.27%) .NET
2 120 (8.11%) HTML
3 112 (7.57%) CSS
4 94 (6.35%) J2EE
5 83 (5.61%) ASP.NET
5 83 (5.61%) WCF
6 73 (4.93%) JSP
7 70 (4.73%) Web Services
8 69 (4.66%) .NET Framework
9 65 (4.39%) Entity Framework
10 61 (4.12%) XML
11 55 (3.72%) HTML5
12 44 (2.97%) ADO.NET
13 42 (2.84%) Spring
14 38 (2.57%) Middleware
14 38 (2.57%) Hibernate
15 36 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 36 (2.43%) WF
16 33 (2.23%) NHibernate
16 33 (2.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 144 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (6.49%) Management Information System
3 67 (4.53%) Clustering
4 62 (4.19%) GIS
4 62 (4.19%) Replication
5 51 (3.45%) CESG
6 50 (3.38%) Computer Science
6 50 (3.38%) PKI
6 50 (3.38%) Data Centre
7 37 (2.50%) Mathematics
8 36 (2.43%) Visualisation
9 34 (2.30%) RMADS
10 27 (1.82%) HP Storage
11 20 (1.35%) Physics
11 20 (1.35%) Blackberry
12 19 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
13 18 (1.22%) CESG CLAS
14 17 (1.15%) Economics
15 16 (1.08%) Derivative
16 15 (1.01%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 540 (36.49%) Windows
2 297 (20.07%) Linux
3 179 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 146 (9.86%) UNIX
5 100 (6.76%) Windows 7
6 98 (6.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 71 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 71 (4.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 25 (1.69%) Solaris
10 18 (1.22%) Windows 2000
10 18 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
11 16 (1.08%) CentOS
12 13 (0.88%) AIX
13 8 (0.54%) VxWorks
13 8 (0.54%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.47%) HPUX
15 6 (0.41%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.27%) VMS
17 3 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (23.18%) ITIL
2 248 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (12.64%) Information Security
4 147 (9.93%) Cyber Security
5 141 (9.53%) Software Engineering
5 141 (9.53%) Configuration Management
6 123 (8.31%) Project Management
6 123 (8.31%) Service Management
7 115 (7.77%) Scrum
8 110 (7.43%) UML
9 109 (7.36%) Service Delivery
10 80 (5.41%) SIEM
11 75 (5.07%) Mentoring
12 73 (4.93%) Analytics
13 72 (4.86%) Business Analysis
14 70 (4.73%) MVC
15 69 (4.66%) Validation
16 67 (4.53%) DevOps
17 66 (4.46%) Change Management
18 65 (4.39%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 335 (22.64%) C
2 201 (13.58%) Java
3 169 (11.42%) SQL
4 165 (11.15%) C++
5 132 (8.92%) C#
6 123 (8.31%) Python
7 108 (7.30%) JavaScript
8 99 (6.69%) PowerShell
9 80 (5.41%) Perl
10 65 (4.39%) Bash Shell
11 42 (2.84%) Shell Script
12 38 (2.57%) Ruby
13 25 (1.69%) PL/SQL
13 25 (1.69%) T-SQL
14 13 (0.88%) VBScript
14 13 (0.88%) VB
15 8 (0.54%) PHP
16 5 (0.34%) Embedded C
16 5 (0.34%) Embedded C++
17 4 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1480 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 848 (57.30%) SC Cleared
3 212 (14.32%) Degree
4 104 (7.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 87 (5.88%) MCP
6 57 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (3.51%) CISSP
8 49 (3.31%) MCSE
9 43 (2.91%) CCNP
10 40 (2.70%) CCNA
11 38 (2.57%) RHCE
12 22 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (1.28%) CISM
14 16 (1.08%) A+ Certification
14 16 (1.08%) RHCSA
15 15 (1.01%) MCITP
16 14 (0.95%) GCIA
17 13 (0.88%) GCIH
17 13 (0.88%) MCTS
17 13 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (7.70%) SLA
2 52 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (3.11%) JSP 440
4 19 (1.28%) QA
5 14 (0.95%) COBIT
6 13 (0.88%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.61%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.14%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.068%) GPG13
10 1 (0.068%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 272 (18.38%) Active Directory
2 205 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 39 (2.64%) VMware ESX
5 38 (2.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 35 (2.36%) vSphere
7 18 (1.22%) Samba
8 17 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
10 14 (0.95%) Oracle Clusterware
11 9 (0.61%) iptables
12 8 (0.54%) Firmware
12 8 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
13 7 (0.47%) Snort
13 7 (0.47%) ISA Server
13 7 (0.47%) vCloud
14 6 (0.41%) Terminal Services
15 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.34%) XenApp
16 4 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 122 (8.24%) SCCM
2 72 (4.86%) SCOM
3 47 (3.18%) HP SIM
4 43 (2.91%) EMC NetWorker
5 38 (2.57%) NetBackup
6 33 (2.23%) Puppet
7 28 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
8 27 (1.82%) WSUS
8 27 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 26 (1.76%) Nessus
10 23 (1.55%) Nmap
11 20 (1.35%) Hyperic
12 19 (1.28%) Nagios
12 19 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
12 19 (1.28%) Cisco LMS
12 19 (1.28%) Opsview
13 15 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
13 15 (1.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 14 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
15 12 (0.81%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 409 (27.64%) Microsoft
2 307 (20.74%) Oracle
3 260 (17.57%) VMware
4 209 (14.12%) HP
5 101 (6.82%) Cisco
6 86 (5.81%) Symantec
7 79 (5.34%) Citrix
8 53 (3.58%) EMC
9 50 (3.38%) Red Hat
10 49 (3.31%) IBM
11 42 (2.84%) SolarWinds
12 40 (2.70%) Sun
12 40 (2.70%) NetApp
13 39 (2.64%) Sybase
14 32 (2.16%) Lumension
15 29 (1.96%) SAP
16 28 (1.89%) ESRI
17 27 (1.82%) ArcSight
17 27 (1.82%) Fujitsu
18 25 (1.69%) 3PAR
London
Atos
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits.
Posted: 4 hours ago
UK
Atos
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £70,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000- £80,000 Plus attractive package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £70,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £70,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: Up to £65 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 8 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis IT
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
COL Police
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £60,000- 85,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago