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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 437 402 499
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +97
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 690 814 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.73% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.45% 2.66% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 437 521 430
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
28135 30622 32695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.22% 27.58% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22653 23934 26174
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016 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 29 April 2016. 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 -46 663 £54,000 +8.00% 50
South West +19 222 £50,000 -4.76% 19
London -7 206 £62,500 +20.19% 10
Gloucestershire +8 178 £50,000 -4.76% 16
South East -86 157 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Hampshire -51 69 £33,500 -25.55% 4
Cheltenham +28 55 £55,000 +10.00% 6
East of England +38 44 £44,000 -23.47% 4
Hertfordshire +38 32 £41,250 - 3
Gloucester -3 32 £50,000 -14.52% 6
Surrey +7 27 £70,000 +33.33% 3
Berkshire -66 27 £53,750 +43.33% 4
Oxfordshire +15 21 £67,500 +80.00%
Bristol +6 20 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Andover -5 19 £24,500 -38.75% 3
Wales +20 14 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Aldershot +8 14 - -
Bracknell -7 13 £35,000 -33.33%
Basingstoke - 13 £52,500 -
South Wales +19 12 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Leatherhead +30 11 £72,500 +81.25% 2
Guildford +2 11 £70,000 +33.33% 1
North West -22 10 £58,750 -4.02%
West Midlands -37 10 £42,500 +3.03% 3
City of London +19 9 £62,500 +31.57% 5
Bridgend - 9 £37,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire +10 8 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Reading -40 8 £47,500 +101.45% 1
Cornwall - 7 £60,000 -
Milton Keynes +10 6 - - 1

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1285 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 676 (52.61%) SC Cleared
3 425 (33.07%) C
4 409 (31.83%) Windows
5 402 (31.28%) Java
6 308 (23.97%) Cybersecurity
7 286 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
8 280 (21.79%) Linux
9 278 (21.63%) C++
10 258 (20.08%) Oracle
11 238 (18.52%) Degree
12 222 (17.28%) ITIL
13 202 (15.72%) Software Engineering
14 187 (14.55%) Python
15 180 (14.01%) SQL
16 168 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
17 164 (12.76%) JavaScript
18 147 (11.44%) Microsoft
18 147 (11.44%) Active Directory
19 146 (11.36%) Information Security
20 144 (11.21%) Firewall
21 140 (10.89%) Big Data
22 133 (10.35%) Unix
23 132 (10.27%) HTML
24 125 (9.73%) C#
24 125 (9.73%) SQL Server
25 124 (9.65%) Windows Server
26 120 (9.34%) VMware
27 110 (8.56%) Network Design
27 110 (8.56%) Web Services

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 76 (5.91%) SharePoint
2 53 (4.12%) WebLogic
3 40 (3.11%) Confluence
4 35 (2.72%) MS Exchange
5 32 (2.49%) JBoss
6 31 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
7 29 (2.26%) Apache Spark
8 26 (2.02%) SAS
9 24 (1.87%) Skype for Business
10 23 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 23 (1.79%) WebSphere
11 22 (1.71%) Apache
12 20 (1.56%) Node.js
13 18 (1.40%) LiveLink
14 15 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 14 (1.09%) Apache Pig
15 14 (1.09%) ArcGIS
16 13 (1.01%) Documentum
16 13 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
17 12 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 77 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.40%) MS Office
3 14 (1.09%) MS Project
4 11 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.78%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.47%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.078%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.078%) Mingle
8 1 (0.078%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.23%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.16%) Maximo
4 2 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.078%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.09%) Office 365
3 11 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.78%) SaaS
5 9 (0.70%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.54%) GitHub
7 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 144 (11.21%) Firewall
2 96 (7.47%) LAN
2 96 (7.47%) WAN
3 88 (6.85%) VPN
4 87 (6.77%) TCP/IP
5 79 (6.15%) Network Security
6 58 (4.51%) SAN
7 57 (4.44%) MPLS
8 52 (4.05%) Internet
9 42 (3.27%) Broadband
10 39 (3.04%) Wireless
11 37 (2.88%) ISDN
12 24 (1.87%) BGP
12 24 (1.87%) DNS
13 23 (1.79%) DHCP
13 23 (1.79%) Ethernet
13 23 (1.79%) VLAN
14 22 (1.71%) Junos
15 14 (1.09%) NAS
15 14 (1.09%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (10.89%) Big Data
2 125 (9.73%) SQL Server
3 99 (7.70%) Hadoop
4 69 (5.37%) Oracle Database
5 67 (5.21%) MongoDB
6 52 (4.05%) GIS
7 49 (3.81%) MySQL
8 48 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
9 46 (3.58%) NoSQL
10 30 (2.33%) Apache Accumulo
11 29 (2.26%) Neo4j
11 29 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 29 (2.26%) Relational Database
12 28 (2.18%) Oracle Database 10g
13 24 (1.87%) IBM InfoSphere
14 23 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 21 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
16 20 (1.56%) QlikView
17 19 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
18 18 (1.40%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 80 (6.23%) JIRA
2 60 (4.67%) Selenium
3 42 (3.27%) Metasploit
4 38 (2.96%) JUnit
5 32 (2.49%) Eclipse
6 31 (2.41%) Cucumber
7 26 (2.02%) LoadRunner
8 21 (1.63%) Axure RP
8 21 (1.63%) Git (software)
9 19 (1.48%) Jenkins
10 18 (1.40%) Burp Suite
11 17 (1.32%) Visual Studio
12 14 (1.09%) Maven
13 12 (0.93%) Ant
14 11 (0.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 11 (0.86%) SpecFlow
15 10 (0.78%) FindBugs
15 10 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
16 9 (0.70%) TestNG
17 8 (0.62%) EasyMock
General
1 104 (8.09%) Finance
2 100 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 46 (3.58%) Military
4 24 (1.87%) Manufacturing
5 17 (1.32%) Marketing
6 14 (1.09%) Electronics
7 13 (1.01%) Law
8 12 (0.93%) Legal
8 12 (0.93%) Local Government
9 11 (0.86%) Aerospace
10 10 (0.78%) Banking
11 9 (0.70%) Back Office
12 6 (0.47%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.31%) Publishing
13 4 (0.31%) Retail
14 1 (0.078%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 188 (14.63%) Analyst
2 181 (14.09%) Architect
3 145 (11.28%) Consultant
4 139 (10.82%) Developer
5 78 (6.07%) Network Engineer
6 76 (5.91%) Software Engineer
7 68 (5.29%) Solutions Architect
8 58 (4.51%) Security Consultant
8 58 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
9 54 (4.20%) Java Developer
9 54 (4.20%) Software Developer
10 50 (3.89%) Security Analyst
11 49 (3.81%) Support Engineer
12 43 (3.35%) DBA
12 43 (3.35%) Security Architect
12 43 (3.35%) Test Engineer
13 41 (3.19%) Security Engineer
14 40 (3.11%) Technical Consultant
15 38 (2.96%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
16 37 (2.88%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (10.27%) HTML
2 110 (8.56%) Web Services
3 108 (8.40%) J2EE
4 93 (7.24%) XML
5 71 (5.53%) CSS
6 67 (5.21%) Hibernate
7 61 (4.75%) .NET
8 59 (4.59%) Spring
9 56 (4.36%) EJB
10 43 (3.35%) HTML5
11 41 (3.19%) Java EE
12 39 (3.04%) AngularJS
13 33 (2.57%) OpenCL
14 32 (2.49%) SOAP
15 29 (2.26%) JSF
16 26 (2.02%) jQuery
17 23 (1.79%) .NET Framework
18 21 (1.63%) CSS3
18 21 (1.63%) Kafka
18 21 (1.63%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 168 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (6.07%) Management Information System
3 73 (5.68%) Computer Science
3 73 (5.68%) Cybercrime
4 61 (4.75%) Visualisation
5 59 (4.59%) Mathematics
6 50 (3.89%) iPhone
7 40 (3.11%) CESG
8 37 (2.88%) VHDL
9 32 (2.49%) e-Health
10 31 (2.41%) Mobile App
11 28 (2.18%) Clustering
11 28 (2.18%) Cyber Attack
11 28 (2.18%) User Experience
12 27 (2.10%) Embedded Systems
13 26 (2.02%) Internet of Things
14 25 (1.95%) Replication
14 25 (1.95%) Social Media
15 22 (1.71%) Blackberry
16 21 (1.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 409 (31.83%) Windows
2 280 (21.79%) Linux
3 133 (10.35%) Unix
4 124 (9.65%) Windows Server
5 77 (5.99%) Android
6 74 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 54 (4.20%) Windows 7
8 48 (3.74%) Mac OS X
9 44 (3.42%) Windows Phone
10 36 (2.80%) Apple iOS
10 36 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 28 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (1.71%) VxWorks
14 18 (1.40%) AIX
14 18 (1.40%) Kali Linux
15 14 (1.09%) Solaris
16 9 (0.70%) Windows XP
17 7 (0.54%) webOS
17 7 (0.54%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (23.97%) Cybersecurity
2 286 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
3 222 (17.28%) ITIL
4 202 (15.72%) Software Engineering
5 146 (11.36%) Information Security
6 110 (8.56%) Network Design
7 104 (8.09%) Penetration Testing
8 95 (7.39%) Analytics
8 95 (7.39%) Configuration Management
9 90 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
9 90 (7.00%) TOGAF
10 89 (6.93%) Project Management
11 78 (6.07%) Waterfall
12 76 (5.91%) Change Management
13 75 (5.84%) Integration Testing
14 74 (5.76%) Reverse Engineering
14 74 (5.76%) Service Delivery
14 74 (5.76%) UML
15 72 (5.60%) Mentoring
16 69 (5.37%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 425 (33.07%) C
2 402 (31.28%) Java
3 278 (21.63%) C++
4 187 (14.55%) Python
5 180 (14.01%) SQL
6 164 (12.76%) JavaScript
7 125 (9.73%) C#
8 74 (5.76%) Perl
9 64 (4.98%) Ruby
10 48 (3.74%) PowerShell
11 47 (3.66%) Scala
12 46 (3.58%) Objective-C
13 33 (2.57%) Bash Shell
14 30 (2.33%) PL/SQL
15 29 (2.26%) VB
16 28 (2.18%) Shell Script
17 25 (1.95%) R
18 10 (0.78%) PHP
19 9 (0.70%) Groovy
19 9 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1285 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 676 (52.61%) SC Cleared
3 238 (18.52%) Degree
4 106 (8.25%) CISSP
5 82 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
6 64 (4.98%) CCNA
7 54 (4.20%) CREST Certified
8 45 (3.50%) ISEB
9 41 (3.19%) ISTQB
10 39 (3.04%) CEH
10 39 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 38 (2.96%) JNCIA
11 38 (2.96%) JNCIP
11 38 (2.96%) JNCIS
12 36 (2.80%) GIAC
13 34 (2.65%) JNCIE
14 31 (2.41%) CESG Certified Professional
14 31 (2.41%) SANS
15 28 (2.18%) CISM
16 24 (1.87%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (3.35%) SLA
3 33 (2.57%) PCI DSS
3 33 (2.57%) RMADS
4 29 (2.26%) JSP 440
5 18 (1.40%) QA
6 14 (1.09%) Data Quality
6 14 (1.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (0.39%) ISO27002
8 3 (0.23%) COBIT
9 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.16%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.078%) GxP
10 1 (0.078%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.078%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.078%) PMBOK
System Software
1 147 (11.44%) Active Directory
2 91 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 21 (1.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 20 (1.56%) VMware ESX
6 19 (1.48%) vSphere
7 18 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
8 17 (1.32%) Oracle Clusterware
9 16 (1.25%) XenApp
10 14 (1.09%) Terminal Services
11 10 (0.78%) UAG
12 9 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
12 9 (0.70%) Snort
12 9 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
13 8 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 6 (0.47%) vCloud
16 4 (0.31%) Docker
16 4 (0.31%) VMware Server
17 3 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 61 (4.75%) Nessus
2 41 (3.19%) Nmap
3 23 (1.79%) SCOM
4 19 (1.48%) Oracle RMAN
4 19 (1.48%) SCCM
5 17 (1.32%) Data Guard
5 17 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
5 17 (1.32%) Hyperic
5 17 (1.32%) Oracle Flashback
6 16 (1.25%) MOM
6 16 (1.25%) OpenVAS
7 11 (0.86%) RSA enVision
8 10 (0.78%) Oracle Statspack
9 9 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 9 (0.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 9 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (0.70%) WSUS
10 6 (0.47%) Endace
10 6 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (0.47%) vRealize
Vendors
1 258 (20.08%) Oracle
2 147 (11.44%) Microsoft
3 120 (9.34%) VMware
4 109 (8.48%) Cisco
5 81 (6.30%) Juniper
6 54 (4.20%) Citrix
6 54 (4.20%) HP
7 53 (4.12%) NetApp
8 45 (3.50%) EMC
9 40 (3.11%) IBM
10 39 (3.04%) SAP
11 38 (2.96%) Remedy
12 36 (2.80%) Symantec
13 33 (2.57%) Atlassian
14 26 (2.02%) Dell
14 26 (2.02%) SevOne
15 22 (1.71%) SolarWinds
16 20 (1.56%) Tableau
17 19 (1.48%) ArcSight
17 19 (1.48%) Coverity
UK
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £125000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wales
Computer People
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Pontoon
Salary: Bonus + Shares + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Fantastic Salary!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £110,000+ plus unrivalled benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £20000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 40000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65 000 to £93 000 basic (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75 000 to £97 000 basic (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago