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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 364 464 359
Rank change year-on-year
+100 -105
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 807 594 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.50% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.65% 1.84% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 519 425 521
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £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
30444 32334 30911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.45% 27.23% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23778 25831 24841
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +104 802 £50,000 +11.11% 112
South East +14 315 £45,000 - 46
London +137 221 £52,000 +13.04% 30
South West +8 188 £52,500 +22.80% 28
Hampshire +14 172 £45,000 - 18
Gloucestershire +2 153 £52,500 +23.52% 20
Berkshire -15 106 £37,500 -21.05% 20
Andover +1 84 £39,000 -13.33% 1
Reading -19 72 £23,579 -50.36% 15
Gloucester 0 57 £58,500 +51.94% 6
North West +46 45 £61,215 +53.03% 4
City of London +28 38 £47,500 +6.74% 15
Portsmouth +11 32 £45,000 +28.57%
West Midlands +1 26 £41,250 -13.15% 1
Southampton -3 25 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Birmingham +10 21 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Yorkshire +30 17 - -
Leeds +22 17 - -
Buckinghamshire +14 17 £40,000 -13.51% 5
West Yorkshire +14 17 - -
Bracknell +10 17 £52,500 +29.62% 3
Milton Keynes +4 17 £40,000 -13.51% 5
Surrey +1 17 £52,500 +5.00%
North East - 17 £60,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 17 £60,000 -
Cumbria - 17 £80,000 - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne - 17 £60,000 -
Liverpool - 16 - -
Merseyside - 16 - -
East of England +33 15 £57,500 +64.28% 3

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 1701 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1082 (63.61%) SC Cleared
3 598 (35.16%) Windows
4 445 (26.16%) Microsoft
5 370 (21.75%) ITIL
6 345 (20.28%) Oracle
7 329 (19.34%) Active Directory
8 326 (19.17%) C
9 320 (18.81%) VMware
10 295 (17.34%) Linux
11 256 (15.05%) SQL
12 245 (14.40%) VMware Infrastructure
13 244 (14.34%) HP
14 239 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
15 221 (12.99%) Degree
16 204 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
17 201 (11.82%) Java
18 198 (11.64%) MS Excel
19 174 (10.23%) Windows Server 2003
20 170 (9.99%) Information Security
21 169 (9.94%) SCCM
22 166 (9.76%) Software Engineering
23 162 (9.52%) DNS
23 162 (9.52%) SQL Server
24 156 (9.17%) Finance
25 154 (9.05%) Project Management
26 145 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
27 144 (8.47%) C++
28 136 (8.00%) C#
29 133 (7.82%) DHCP

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 132 (7.76%) SharePoint
2 94 (5.53%) IIS
3 87 (5.11%) MS Exchange
4 78 (4.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 52 (3.06%) WebLogic
5 52 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 48 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 36 (2.12%) BizTalk Server
7 36 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
7 36 (2.12%) WebSphere
8 33 (1.94%) Apache
9 31 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
10 29 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 21 (1.23%) ArcGIS
12 18 (1.06%) Live Communications Server
12 18 (1.06%) Node.js
12 18 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
13 17 (1.00%) MS Project Server
14 16 (0.94%) JBoss
15 13 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 198 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 74 (4.35%) MS Office
3 29 (1.70%) MS Visio
4 25 (1.47%) MS Project
5 16 (0.94%) InfoPath
6 14 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.059%) Simulink
8 1 (0.059%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.059%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.059%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 61 (3.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 60 (3.53%) Oracle HRMS
3 33 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
4 30 (1.76%) Oracle General Ledger
5 29 (1.70%) Oracle Payables
5 29 (1.70%) Oracle Receivables
6 28 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
7 23 (1.35%) Oracle Payroll
8 21 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
9 11 (0.65%) SAP SD
10 8 (0.47%) SAP CRM
11 7 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
12 3 (0.18%) SAP CS
12 3 (0.18%) SAP SCM
13 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 1 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
14 1 (0.059%) Oracle CRM
14 1 (0.059%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.59%) Office 365
3 8 (0.47%) SaaS
4 5 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 162 (9.52%) DNS
2 133 (7.82%) DHCP
3 120 (7.05%) TCP/IP
4 102 (6.00%) LAN
5 99 (5.82%) WAN
6 97 (5.70%) Firewall
7 66 (3.88%) Internet
8 65 (3.82%) SAN
9 50 (2.94%) Wireshark
10 49 (2.88%) HTTP
11 44 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
12 42 (2.47%) NAS
13 40 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
14 39 (2.29%) VPN
14 39 (2.29%) BGP
15 36 (2.12%) EIGRP
16 34 (2.00%) FWSM
17 33 (1.94%) SMTP
18 32 (1.88%) Network Security
19 31 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 79 (4.64%) Oracle Database
3 57 (3.35%) MySQL
4 55 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 49 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 42 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 40 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 40 (2.35%) Big Data
9 28 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 28 (1.65%) EDRMS
10 25 (1.47%) RDBMS
11 23 (1.35%) IDOL
11 23 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 21 (1.23%) MongoDB
12 21 (1.23%) Oracle Discoverer
13 19 (1.12%) Hadoop
14 15 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 83 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 57 (3.35%) Oracle Forms
3 39 (2.29%) Rational DOORS
4 35 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 27 (1.59%) NUnit
6 26 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
7 23 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (1.18%) MSBuild
8 20 (1.18%) CruiseControl
8 20 (1.18%) MSI
9 15 (0.88%) Mercurial
10 14 (0.82%) Git (software)
10 14 (0.82%) LoadRunner
11 13 (0.76%) ClearCase
11 13 (0.76%) JIRA
12 12 (0.71%) GDB
12 12 (0.71%) Maven
13 11 (0.65%) Subversion
13 11 (0.65%) WinDbg
14 10 (0.59%) JMeter
General
1 156 (9.17%) Finance
2 83 (4.88%) Military
3 77 (4.53%) Retail
3 77 (4.53%) Telecoms
4 35 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 20 (1.18%) Aerospace
6 16 (0.94%) Legal
7 15 (0.88%) Law
8 13 (0.76%) Electronics
9 12 (0.71%) Marketing
10 3 (0.18%) Publishing
10 3 (0.18%) Local Government
11 2 (0.12%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.059%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.059%) Banking
12 1 (0.059%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.059%) French Language
12 1 (0.059%) German Language
12 1 (0.059%) Games
12 1 (0.059%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 239 (14.05%) Analyst
2 185 (10.88%) Developer
3 164 (9.64%) Support Engineer
4 151 (8.88%) Architect
5 104 (6.11%) Consultant
6 96 (5.64%) Software Engineer
7 85 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
8 73 (4.29%) Administrator
9 69 (4.06%) Systems Analyst
10 62 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
11 57 (3.35%) Project Manager
12 53 (3.12%) Network Engineer
12 53 (3.12%) Integration Engineer
13 52 (3.06%) Oracle Analyst
14 51 (3.00%) Java Developer
15 49 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 49 (2.88%) Software Developer
16 48 (2.82%) DBA
17 44 (2.59%) 2nd Line Support
17 44 (2.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (7.64%) .NET
2 128 (7.52%) HTML
3 108 (6.35%) CSS
4 85 (5.00%) J2EE
5 69 (4.06%) ASP.NET
6 68 (4.00%) Web Services
6 68 (4.00%) WCF
7 63 (3.70%) JSP
8 62 (3.64%) XML
9 60 (3.53%) .NET Framework
10 52 (3.06%) HTML5
11 49 (2.88%) Entity Framework
11 49 (2.88%) Middleware
12 40 (2.35%) ADO.NET
13 38 (2.23%) Spring
14 31 (1.82%) WF
15 29 (1.70%) Software Packaging
15 29 (1.70%) Oracle Fusion
16 28 (1.65%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
17 27 (1.59%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 145 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (6.53%) Management Information System
3 102 (6.00%) Clustering
4 80 (4.70%) Replication
5 61 (3.59%) GIS
6 56 (3.29%) Computer Science
7 49 (2.88%) PKI
7 49 (2.88%) CESG
7 49 (2.88%) Open Source
8 31 (1.82%) Mathematics
8 31 (1.82%) RMADS
9 27 (1.59%) Blackberry
10 24 (1.41%) Visualisation
11 22 (1.29%) CESG CLAS
12 19 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
13 18 (1.06%) Physics
13 18 (1.06%) Derivative
13 18 (1.06%) Statistics
14 12 (0.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 11 (0.65%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 598 (35.16%) Windows
2 295 (17.34%) Linux
3 204 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 174 (10.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 132 (7.76%) UNIX
6 106 (6.23%) Windows 7
7 87 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 84 (4.94%) Windows XP
9 72 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (1.76%) HPUX
11 29 (1.70%) Solaris
12 27 (1.59%) CentOS
13 23 (1.35%) AIX
13 23 (1.35%) Windows 2000
14 20 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
15 18 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
16 13 (0.76%) Windows 8
17 11 (0.65%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.24%) VMS
19 3 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (21.75%) ITIL
2 239 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (9.99%) Information Security
4 166 (9.76%) Software Engineering
5 154 (9.05%) Project Management
6 128 (7.52%) Cyber Security
7 122 (7.17%) Service Management
8 113 (6.64%) UML
9 112 (6.58%) Configuration Management
10 108 (6.35%) Service Delivery
11 97 (5.70%) Mentoring
12 94 (5.53%) Change Management
13 84 (4.94%) Scrum
14 79 (4.64%) Validation
15 77 (4.53%) Business Analysis
15 77 (4.53%) SIEM
16 76 (4.47%) Capacity Management
17 75 (4.41%) Risk Management
17 75 (4.41%) OO
18 74 (4.35%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 326 (19.17%) C
2 256 (15.05%) SQL
3 201 (11.82%) Java
4 144 (8.47%) C++
5 136 (8.00%) C#
6 127 (7.47%) JavaScript
7 124 (7.29%) PowerShell
8 111 (6.53%) Python
9 73 (4.29%) Perl
10 70 (4.12%) Bash Shell
11 51 (3.00%) Shell Script
12 30 (1.76%) Ruby
13 26 (1.53%) VB
14 25 (1.47%) PL/SQL
15 24 (1.41%) T-SQL
16 18 (1.06%) VBScript
17 12 (0.71%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.59%) PHP
19 4 (0.24%) MATLAB
19 4 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 1701 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1082 (63.61%) SC Cleared
3 221 (12.99%) Degree
4 108 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 74 (4.35%) MCP
6 68 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 61 (3.59%) MCSE
7 61 (3.59%) CISSP
8 56 (3.29%) CCNP
9 48 (2.82%) CCNA
10 38 (2.23%) RHCE
11 26 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
12 21 (1.23%) ISEB
13 20 (1.18%) MCITP
14 19 (1.12%) MCTS
15 18 (1.06%) ISTQB
15 18 (1.06%) RHCSA
16 16 (0.94%) GCIA
17 14 (0.82%) CEH
18 13 (0.76%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (7.11%) SLA
2 56 (3.29%) JSP 440
3 54 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (1.65%) QA
5 17 (1.00%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.76%) COBIT
7 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.24%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.18%) GPG13
10 2 (0.12%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.059%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.059%) FISMA
System Software
1 329 (19.34%) Active Directory
2 245 (14.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (4.47%) Hyper-V
4 39 (2.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 38 (2.23%) VMware ESX
6 36 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
7 35 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
8 31 (1.82%) vSphere
9 28 (1.65%) ISA Server
10 25 (1.47%) Samba
11 24 (1.41%) vCloud
12 11 (0.65%) XenApp
13 10 (0.59%) Snort
13 10 (0.59%) Oracle Clusterware
13 10 (0.59%) iptables
14 9 (0.53%) NFS
15 7 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
16 6 (0.35%) Firmware
17 4 (0.24%) KVM
18 3 (0.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 169 (9.94%) SCCM
2 82 (4.82%) SCOM
3 61 (3.59%) NetBackup
4 48 (2.82%) EMC NetWorker
5 47 (2.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 46 (2.70%) HP SIM
7 41 (2.41%) Puppet
8 32 (1.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 32 (1.88%) HP Data Protector
9 30 (1.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 29 (1.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 27 (1.59%) Nagios
11 27 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
11 27 (1.59%) Cisco LMS
11 27 (1.59%) Opsview
12 21 (1.23%) WSUS
13 20 (1.18%) SCOrch
14 15 (0.88%) Hyperic
15 11 (0.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 11 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 445 (26.16%) Microsoft
2 345 (20.28%) Oracle
3 320 (18.81%) VMware
4 244 (14.34%) HP
5 113 (6.64%) Cisco
6 106 (6.23%) Citrix
7 76 (4.47%) Symantec
8 71 (4.17%) EMC
9 67 (3.94%) Fujitsu
10 57 (3.35%) Red Hat
11 50 (2.94%) IBM
12 46 (2.70%) Sun
13 36 (2.12%) NetApp
14 33 (1.94%) Veritas
15 32 (1.88%) Lumension
16 29 (1.70%) SAP
17 28 (1.65%) SolarWinds
17 28 (1.65%) Meridio
18 27 (1.59%) Sybase
19 25 (1.47%) ESRI
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 65000
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 78K to 95K Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 75000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 48000 + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Engineering
Posted: 19 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis IT
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis IT
Posted: 19 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Careerwise
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 - £85 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago