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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 336 453 461
Rank change year-on-year
+117 +8
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 873 645 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.59% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 2.15% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 583 385 409
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £64,350
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +3.88%

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
25340 30003 31644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.31% 27.48% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20550 24185 24481
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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 median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +129 856 £50,000 - 94
South West +62 389 £45,000 -5.26% 44
Gloucestershire +13 310 £45,000 -10.00% 37
London +66 207 £61,250 +11.36% 23
South East +17 190 £50,000 +25.00% 19
Cheltenham +30 92 £50,000 -14.89% 8
Gloucester +15 88 £40,000 -15.78% 19
Hampshire -16 73 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Oxfordshire +12 69 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Bristol +50 49 £61,500 +23.00% 4
East of England +32 34 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Berkshire +22 31 £57,500 +53.33% 3
Andover +10 31 £24,500 -30.00% 1
Wiltshire +28 24 £28,000 -25.33% 2
Aldershot +1 20 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Reading +6 16 £57,500 +56.46% 2
Hertfordshire +31 15 £70,000 +9.80%
West Midlands -14 15 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Salisbury +22 13 £50,000 +38.88%
Banbury -1 13 £67,500 +35.00% 1
City of London +45 12 £62,500 +38.88% 4
Corsham - 11 £27,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +8 10 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Birmingham -21 10 £60,000 +20.00%
St Albans - 9 £70,000 -
Midlands - 8 £67,500 -
North West +11 7 £62,500 +92.30% 4
Cambridge +9 7 £30,000 -47.82%
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £62,500 +66.66% 2
Essex +5 7 £50,000 -7.83%

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 1609 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 823 (51.15%) SC Cleared
3 469 (29.15%) C
4 442 (27.47%) Windows
5 436 (27.10%) Java
6 435 (27.04%) Cybersecurity
7 402 (24.98%) Agile Software Development
8 327 (20.32%) Linux
9 299 (18.58%) ITIL
10 254 (15.79%) C++
11 233 (14.48%) Degree
12 214 (13.30%) Python
13 210 (13.05%) Microsoft
14 206 (12.80%) Firewall
15 201 (12.49%) Software Engineering
16 190 (11.81%) SQL
17 176 (10.94%) JavaScript
18 174 (10.81%) Telecoms
19 172 (10.69%) Penetration Testing
20 168 (10.44%) Oracle
21 167 (10.38%) CISSP
22 164 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
23 163 (10.13%) Active Directory
24 160 (9.94%) Big Data
25 154 (9.57%) Unix
26 133 (8.27%) WAN
26 133 (8.27%) VMware
27 132 (8.20%) Open Source
28 131 (8.14%) TCP/IP
29 130 (8.08%) Information Security

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 80 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 44 (2.73%) JBoss
2 44 (2.73%) MS Exchange
2 44 (2.73%) WebLogic
3 41 (2.55%) Apache Pig
4 31 (1.93%) Skype for Business
5 28 (1.74%) WebSphere
6 27 (1.68%) Apache
6 27 (1.68%) Apache Spark
7 22 (1.37%) Confluence
8 18 (1.12%) SAS
9 17 (1.06%) IIS
10 16 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (0.68%) Documentum
14 9 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
14 9 (0.56%) ArcGIS
14 9 (0.56%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 103 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 41 (2.55%) MS Office
3 18 (1.12%) MS Project
4 16 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.75%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.19%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.12%) Mingle
7 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.062%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.062%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (0.75%) Maximo
3 9 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.50%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.062%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (2.61%) SaaS
3 25 (1.55%) GitHub
4 18 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.75%) Office 365
6 9 (0.56%) PaaS
7 8 (0.50%) IaaS
8 7 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 7 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.31%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 206 (12.80%) Firewall
2 133 (8.27%) WAN
3 131 (8.14%) TCP/IP
4 128 (7.96%) LAN
5 92 (5.72%) VPN
6 90 (5.59%) Network Security
7 56 (3.48%) MPLS
8 51 (3.17%) Broadband
8 51 (3.17%) DNS
9 45 (2.80%) Internet
10 42 (2.61%) Wireless
11 38 (2.36%) ISDN
12 36 (2.24%) DHCP
13 31 (1.93%) BGP
14 30 (1.86%) SAN
15 27 (1.68%) VLAN
16 25 (1.55%) HTTP
17 20 (1.24%) Junos
18 18 (1.12%) OSPF
19 14 (0.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (9.94%) Big Data
2 101 (6.28%) Hadoop
2 101 (6.28%) SQL Server
3 76 (4.72%) MongoDB
4 62 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 52 (3.23%) GIS
6 44 (2.73%) MySQL
7 43 (2.67%) Apache Hive
7 43 (2.67%) Neo4j
7 43 (2.67%) Oracle Database
8 25 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 25 (1.55%) Relational Database
9 24 (1.49%) Apache Accumulo
10 23 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (1.31%) SQL Server 2014
12 17 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (1.06%) OrientDB
13 16 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
13 16 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (0.93%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 74 (4.60%) Selenium
2 70 (4.35%) JIRA
3 68 (4.23%) Metasploit
4 57 (3.54%) JUnit
5 37 (2.30%) Jenkins
6 36 (2.24%) Cucumber
6 36 (2.24%) LoadRunner
7 30 (1.86%) Burp Suite
8 23 (1.43%) Maven
9 22 (1.37%) Eclipse
10 21 (1.31%) Git (software)
11 19 (1.18%) Hudson
12 16 (0.99%) Visual Studio
13 15 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (0.93%) MSI
14 14 (0.87%) IntelliJ
14 14 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (0.81%) Ant
16 12 (0.75%) JBehave
17 11 (0.68%) EasyMock
General
1 174 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 127 (7.89%) Finance
3 50 (3.11%) Manufacturing
4 41 (2.55%) Retail
5 36 (2.24%) Games
6 35 (2.18%) Military
7 31 (1.93%) Automotive
8 25 (1.55%) Aerospace
9 19 (1.18%) Electronics
10 18 (1.12%) Marketing
11 14 (0.87%) Back Office
12 12 (0.75%) Local Government
13 8 (0.50%) Banking
14 7 (0.44%) Legal
15 5 (0.31%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.19%) Billing
17 1 (0.062%) Law
Job Titles
1 265 (16.47%) Architect
2 231 (14.36%) Analyst
3 158 (9.82%) Developer
4 124 (7.71%) Consultant
5 113 (7.02%) Network Engineer
6 88 (5.47%) Systems Engineer
7 85 (5.28%) Solutions Architect
8 81 (5.03%) Test Engineer
9 72 (4.47%) Security Analyst
10 68 (4.23%) Java Developer
11 67 (4.16%) Security Architect
12 65 (4.04%) Software Engineer
13 64 (3.98%) Security Consultant
14 61 (3.79%) Integration Engineer
15 57 (3.54%) Tester
16 53 (3.29%) Support Engineer
17 47 (2.92%) Test Analyst
18 44 (2.73%) Graduate
19 41 (2.55%) DBA
20 37 (2.30%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (7.83%) HTML
2 125 (7.77%) Web Services
3 100 (6.22%) XML
4 93 (5.78%) Spring
5 77 (4.79%) JSON
6 73 (4.54%) AngularJS
7 70 (4.35%) Java EE
8 69 (4.29%) HTML5
9 59 (3.67%) J2EE
9 59 (3.67%) REST
10 53 (3.29%) EJB
10 53 (3.29%) Hibernate
11 52 (3.23%) CSS
12 46 (2.86%) Backbone.js
13 41 (2.55%) Node.js
13 41 (2.55%) Spring Integration
14 34 (2.11%) .NET
15 31 (1.93%) jQuery
15 31 (1.93%) JSF
15 31 (1.93%) React
Miscellaneous
1 164 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 128 (7.96%) Management Information System
3 87 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 56 (3.48%) Mathematics
5 54 (3.36%) Cybercrime
6 49 (3.05%) Mobile App
7 46 (2.86%) Driving Licence
7 46 (2.86%) Visualisation
8 44 (2.73%) CESG
9 40 (2.49%) Cryptography
10 39 (2.42%) Cyberthreat
11 34 (2.11%) Security Operations Centre
12 33 (2.05%) Data Centre
13 32 (1.99%) Cyber Attack
14 30 (1.86%) e-Health
15 29 (1.80%) PKI
16 28 (1.74%) Embedded Systems
17 27 (1.68%) iPhone
18 16 (0.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
19 15 (0.93%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 442 (27.47%) Windows
2 327 (20.32%) Linux
3 154 (9.57%) Unix
4 125 (7.77%) Windows Server
5 122 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 92 (5.72%) Windows 7
7 83 (5.16%) Android
8 68 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 51 (3.17%) Apple iOS
10 45 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 38 (2.36%) VxWorks
12 34 (2.11%) Windows Phone
13 30 (1.86%) Kali Linux
14 22 (1.37%) Solaris
15 18 (1.12%) AIX
16 17 (1.06%) Mac OS X
17 15 (0.93%) Windows XP
18 14 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 12 (0.75%) CentOS
20 11 (0.68%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (27.04%) Cybersecurity
2 402 (24.98%) Agile Software Development
3 299 (18.58%) ITIL
4 201 (12.49%) Software Engineering
5 172 (10.69%) Penetration Testing
6 132 (8.20%) Open Source
7 130 (8.08%) Information Security
8 124 (7.71%) Scrum
9 118 (7.33%) Mentoring
10 117 (7.27%) Service Delivery
11 111 (6.90%) Project Management
11 111 (6.90%) TOGAF
12 109 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
13 93 (5.78%) Service Management
14 92 (5.72%) Network Design
14 92 (5.72%) Validation
15 89 (5.53%) Ethical Hacking
15 89 (5.53%) Security Architecture
15 89 (5.53%) TDD
16 87 (5.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 469 (29.15%) C
2 436 (27.10%) Java
3 254 (15.79%) C++
4 214 (13.30%) Python
5 190 (11.81%) SQL
6 176 (10.94%) JavaScript
7 127 (7.89%) C#
8 78 (4.85%) Scala
9 63 (3.92%) PowerShell
10 58 (3.60%) Groovy
11 57 (3.54%) Bash Shell
12 56 (3.48%) Perl
13 54 (3.36%) Objective-C
14 44 (2.73%) Shell Script
15 41 (2.55%) Ruby
16 32 (1.99%) VB
17 27 (1.68%) PL/SQL
18 24 (1.49%) PHP
19 22 (1.37%) Go
20 21 (1.31%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1609 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 823 (51.15%) SC Cleared
3 233 (14.48%) Degree
4 167 (10.38%) CISSP
5 126 (7.83%) Cisco Certification
6 115 (7.15%) CCNA
7 76 (4.72%) GIAC
8 67 (4.16%) ISEB
9 62 (3.85%) CREST Certified
10 60 (3.73%) CEH
11 55 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 54 (3.36%) SANS
13 48 (2.98%) ISTQB
14 47 (2.92%) CISM
15 45 (2.80%) JNCIA
16 39 (2.42%) JNCIS
17 36 (2.24%) JNCIP
18 33 (2.05%) CHECK Team Leader
18 33 (2.05%) MCSE
19 31 (1.93%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 68 (4.23%) SLA
3 42 (2.61%) QA
4 37 (2.30%) PCI DSS
4 37 (2.30%) RMADS
5 20 (1.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 16 (0.99%) JSP 440
7 9 (0.56%) COBIT
8 8 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.37%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.37%) GPG13
10 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.062%) HMG Infosec
11 1 (0.062%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 163 (10.13%) Active Directory
2 101 (6.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (3.54%) Hyper-V
4 30 (1.86%) Docker
4 30 (1.86%) VMware ESX
5 23 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 19 (1.18%) Terminal Services
6 19 (1.18%) vSphere
7 18 (1.12%) XenApp
8 15 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
9 14 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
9 14 (0.87%) Snort
10 13 (0.81%) ISA Server
10 13 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
11 12 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (0.68%) Oracle Clusterware
12 11 (0.68%) vCloud
13 10 (0.62%) Apache Flume
13 10 (0.62%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 97 (6.03%) Nessus
2 71 (4.41%) SCCM
3 66 (4.10%) Nmap
4 41 (2.55%) SCOM
5 23 (1.43%) Kubernetes
5 23 (1.43%) OpenVAS
5 23 (1.43%) WSUS
6 22 (1.37%) Puppet
7 20 (1.24%) MOM
8 18 (1.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 17 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
10 15 (0.93%) AppDNA
11 14 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
12 13 (0.81%) RSA enVision
13 12 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
13 12 (0.75%) Oracle Flashback
14 11 (0.68%) Data Guard
14 11 (0.68%) Oracle Statspack
14 11 (0.68%) vRealize
15 10 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 210 (13.05%) Microsoft
2 168 (10.44%) Oracle
3 133 (8.27%) VMware
4 122 (7.58%) Cisco
5 88 (5.47%) Juniper
6 50 (3.11%) Citrix
7 40 (2.49%) MuleSoft
8 38 (2.36%) EMC
9 36 (2.24%) HP
10 30 (1.86%) Remedy
11 28 (1.74%) SAP
12 26 (1.62%) IBM
13 25 (1.55%) Coverity
14 24 (1.49%) ArcSight
15 23 (1.43%) Intel Security
15 23 (1.43%) Qualys
16 22 (1.37%) Dell
17 21 (1.31%) Atlassian
18 18 (1.12%) Red Hat
19 17 (1.06%) Cloudera
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + 1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 50000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Met Police
Salary: From £49,261 to £54,070 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Met Police
Salary: From £49,261 to £54,070 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago