The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 462 340 413
Rank change year-on-year
-122 +73
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 583 791 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.71% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.78% 2.56% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 411 504 461
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32831 30927 34904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.06% 27.85% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26235 24874 29613
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -110 546 £45,000 - 73
South East -10 295 £45,000 - 29
South West -53 140 £42,750 +0.58% 17
Hampshire -23 137 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Gloucestershire -9 125 £42,500 - 14
Berkshire -1 110 £45,000 +20.00% 9
London -50 101 £49,000 -10.90% 25
Reading +28 91 £47,500 +8.57% 7
Cheltenham -4 38 £42,500 -5.55% 7
City of London +1 34 £44,000 -37.14% 11
Gloucester -6 30 £38,500 -6.09% 5
Basingstoke -17 30 £40,000 - 2
Surrey -2 28 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Portsmouth -6 27 £35,000 -41.66%
Andover -3 26 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Southampton -24 18 £45,000 - 3
Gosport - 17 £40,000 - 1
Farnborough +7 14 £69,500 +73.75% 2
Bracknell -17 14 £40,500 +10.95%
Oxfordshire +2 13 £45,000 +38.46%
Scotland -21 13 £40,500 +1.25%
Bristol -7 9 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Milton Keynes +11 8 £45,000 -37.93% 4
Buckinghamshire +5 8 £45,000 -35.71% 4
Wales -3 7 £30,000 +7.14%
Fife -6 7 £48,500 -48.40%
Hook -11 7 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Guildford -10 6 £55,000 +22.22% 4
West Midlands +4 5 £47,500 -7.31%
Glenrothes -1 5 £48,500 -67.66%

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1062 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 592 (55.74%) SC Cleared
3 376 (35.40%) Windows
4 349 (32.86%) Linux
5 245 (23.07%) Microsoft
6 228 (21.47%) Java
7 220 (20.72%) ITIL
8 218 (20.53%) VMware
9 176 (16.57%) UNIX
10 167 (15.73%) HP
11 162 (15.25%) Degree
12 157 (14.78%) SQL
13 148 (13.94%) C++
14 145 (13.65%) Citrix
15 143 (13.47%) Active Directory
16 137 (12.90%) C#
17 133 (12.52%) C
18 127 (11.96%) DHCP
19 125 (11.77%) MS Excel
20 121 (11.39%) Telecoms
21 120 (11.30%) Software Engineering
22 116 (10.92%) Windows Server 2003
23 115 (10.83%) DNS
23 115 (10.83%) Oracle
24 113 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
25 103 (9.70%) Finance
25 103 (9.70%) Information Security
26 102 (9.60%) Management Information System
27 99 (9.32%) SAN
28 98 (9.23%) Shell Script

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 56 (5.27%) WebLogic
2 50 (4.71%) MS Exchange
3 49 (4.61%) Apache
4 39 (3.67%) SharePoint
5 35 (3.30%) IIS
6 27 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 24 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
9 18 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (1.51%) MS Project Server
10 16 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2000
11 15 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 11 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (0.85%) ArcGIS
13 9 (0.85%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 8 (0.75%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.47%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (0.38%) GlassFish
16 4 (0.38%) Site Server
Applications
1 125 (11.77%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.05%) MS Office
3 35 (3.30%) MS Project
4 8 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.19%) AquaLogic BPM
4 2 (0.19%) Summit
5 1 (0.094%) RMDS
5 1 (0.094%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.094%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (11.96%) DHCP
2 115 (10.83%) DNS
3 99 (9.32%) SAN
4 85 (8.00%) Firewall
5 77 (7.25%) TCP/IP
6 58 (5.46%) WAN
7 56 (5.27%) LAN
8 48 (4.52%) Internet
9 37 (3.48%) Network Security
10 34 (3.20%) HTTP
11 26 (2.45%) Wireshark
12 21 (1.98%) SMTP
13 20 (1.88%) VPN
13 20 (1.88%) FTP
14 16 (1.51%) Intrusion Detection
15 15 (1.41%) NAS
16 11 (1.04%) Ethernet
16 11 (1.04%) tcpdump
17 10 (0.94%) DMZ
17 10 (0.94%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (4.71%) SQL Server
1 50 (4.71%) MySQL
2 30 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 17 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (0.75%) RDBMS
6 7 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (0.56%) Big Data
7 6 (0.56%) IDOL
7 6 (0.56%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.47%) EDRMS
8 5 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.38%) DTS
10 3 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (1.41%) LoadRunner
2 5 (0.47%) Eclipse
2 5 (0.47%) Subversion
2 5 (0.47%) Maven
3 4 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (0.38%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.38%) TestDirector
4 3 (0.28%) ERwin
4 3 (0.28%) ClearCase
4 3 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.28%) Ant
4 3 (0.28%) CruiseControl
4 3 (0.28%) NUnit
4 3 (0.28%) MSBuild
4 3 (0.28%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (0.19%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.19%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (0.094%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.094%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.094%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 121 (11.39%) Telecoms
2 103 (9.70%) Finance
3 40 (3.77%) Military
3 40 (3.77%) Retail
4 21 (1.98%) Legal
5 18 (1.69%) Law
6 14 (1.32%) Local Government
7 7 (0.66%) Banking
7 7 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.56%) Billing
9 5 (0.47%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.28%) Marketing
11 1 (0.094%) Advertising
11 1 (0.094%) Electronics
11 1 (0.094%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 161 (15.16%) Consultant
2 91 (8.57%) Architect
3 87 (8.19%) Analyst
4 71 (6.69%) Support Engineer
5 64 (6.03%) Developer
6 62 (5.84%) Software Engineer
7 53 (4.99%) Security Consultant
8 48 (4.52%) Administrator
9 45 (4.24%) Security Engineer
10 41 (3.86%) Security Analyst
11 38 (3.58%) Technical Consultant
12 32 (3.01%) Systems Administrator
13 31 (2.92%) CLAS Consultant
14 30 (2.82%) Project Manager
14 30 (2.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 29 (2.73%) Systems Engineer
15 29 (2.73%) Cyber Security Consultant
16 25 (2.35%) Security Architect
16 25 (2.35%) Information Assurance Consultant
17 23 (2.17%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (5.84%) HTML
2 60 (5.65%) J2EE
3 42 (3.95%) .NET
4 35 (3.30%) XML
5 26 (2.45%) Hibernate
6 22 (2.07%) ASP.NET
6 22 (2.07%) Spring
7 20 (1.88%) Flash
8 19 (1.79%) HTML5
9 18 (1.69%) EJB
10 17 (1.60%) Middleware
11 13 (1.22%) FreeMarker
12 12 (1.13%) Regular Expression
12 12 (1.13%) Web Services
12 12 (1.13%) JSF
13 10 (0.94%) JSP
14 8 (0.75%) Qt
14 8 (0.75%) CSS
15 7 (0.66%) .NET Framework
16 5 (0.47%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 102 (9.60%) Management Information System
2 83 (7.82%) Clustering
3 60 (5.65%) RMADS
4 58 (5.46%) CESG
5 48 (4.52%) PKI
6 47 (4.43%) Mathematics
7 33 (3.11%) CESG CLAS
8 31 (2.92%) Computer Science
9 21 (1.98%) Replication
10 20 (1.88%) Cryptography
11 18 (1.69%) Blackberry
11 18 (1.69%) Device Driver
12 15 (1.41%) Open Source
13 14 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.13%) SCADA
14 12 (1.13%) iPhone
15 11 (1.04%) GIS
16 10 (0.94%) Fat Client
16 10 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
16 10 (0.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 376 (35.40%) Windows
2 349 (32.86%) Linux
3 176 (16.57%) UNIX
4 116 (10.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 91 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 86 (8.10%) HPUX
7 81 (7.63%) Solaris
8 51 (4.80%) Windows XP
9 50 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 33 (3.11%) Windows 7
11 32 (3.01%) Windows 2000
12 22 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (1.98%) Oracle Linux
14 14 (1.32%) Android
15 12 (1.13%) CentOS
16 7 (0.66%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.47%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
19 3 (0.28%) AIX
20 1 (0.094%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (20.72%) ITIL
2 120 (11.30%) Software Engineering
3 103 (9.70%) Information Security
4 84 (7.91%) Cyber Security
5 82 (7.72%) Project Management
5 82 (7.72%) Information Assurance
6 68 (6.40%) Disaster Recovery
7 64 (6.03%) Security Architecture
8 62 (5.84%) Service Management
9 58 (5.46%) Risk Management
10 55 (5.18%) TOGAF
11 52 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 50 (4.71%) Web Development
13 49 (4.61%) PRINCE2
14 45 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
15 43 (4.05%) Configuration Management
15 43 (4.05%) Performance Monitoring
16 42 (3.95%) Risk Assessment
17 41 (3.86%) SIEM
18 40 (3.77%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 228 (21.47%) Java
2 157 (14.78%) SQL
3 148 (13.94%) C++
4 137 (12.90%) C#
5 133 (12.52%) C
6 98 (9.23%) Shell Script
7 77 (7.25%) JavaScript
8 63 (5.93%) PowerShell
9 60 (5.65%) Perl
10 57 (5.37%) Python
11 42 (3.95%) VB
12 23 (2.17%) Bash Shell
13 17 (1.60%) VBScript
14 16 (1.51%) Ruby
15 10 (0.94%) T-SQL
15 10 (0.94%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.66%) PHP
17 5 (0.47%) VB6
17 5 (0.47%) Lua
18 4 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1062 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 592 (55.74%) SC Cleared
3 162 (15.25%) Degree
4 81 (7.63%) CISSP
5 62 (5.84%) ISEB
6 48 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 41 (3.86%) MCSE
8 39 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (3.39%) CISM
10 30 (2.82%) CCNP
11 26 (2.45%) GCIA
12 24 (2.26%) GCIH
13 22 (2.07%) ISTQB
14 21 (1.98%) CISA
15 19 (1.79%) MCP
16 18 (1.69%) MCITP
17 16 (1.51%) GIAC
18 15 (1.41%) CCNA
19 14 (1.32%) RHCE
20 13 (1.22%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (7.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 54 (5.08%) SLA
3 22 (2.07%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.51%) QA
4 16 (1.51%) COBIT
5 13 (1.22%) GPG13
6 8 (0.75%) BS25999
6 8 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.66%) HMG Infosec
8 6 (0.56%) JSP 440
9 5 (0.47%) BS7799
10 4 (0.38%) JTAG
System Software
1 143 (13.47%) Active Directory
2 113 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (8.38%) vSphere
4 79 (7.44%) VMware ESX
5 62 (5.84%) Hyper-V
6 29 (2.73%) XenApp
7 25 (2.35%) Terminal Services
8 19 (1.79%) vCloud
9 13 (1.22%) Snort
9 13 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.75%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (0.56%) XenServer
11 6 (0.56%) DFS Replication
11 6 (0.56%) MetaFrame
12 5 (0.47%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 90 (8.47%) NetBackup
2 46 (4.33%) SCCM
2 46 (4.33%) SCOM
3 40 (3.77%) EMC NetWorker
4 33 (3.11%) Tivoli
5 32 (3.01%) HP SIM
5 32 (3.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 25 (2.35%) Backup Exec
6 25 (2.35%) WSUS
7 23 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
8 16 (1.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 14 (1.32%) ARCserve
10 12 (1.13%) HP Data Protector
11 6 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (0.56%) SCDPM
11 6 (0.56%) CiscoWorks
11 6 (0.56%) Nagios
12 5 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (0.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (0.47%) Nessus
Vendors
1 245 (23.07%) Microsoft
2 218 (20.53%) VMware
3 167 (15.73%) HP
4 145 (13.65%) Citrix
5 115 (10.83%) Oracle
6 94 (8.85%) Symantec
7 68 (6.40%) Cisco
8 61 (5.74%) Brocade
9 59 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 47 (4.43%) NetApp
11 43 (4.05%) EMC
12 41 (3.86%) JBoss
13 38 (3.58%) Fujitsu
13 38 (3.58%) Veritas
14 31 (2.92%) Remedy
15 28 (2.64%) McAfee
15 28 (2.64%) IBM
16 24 (2.26%) Sophos
17 21 (1.98%) Sourcefire
18 20 (1.88%) Intel
London
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25200 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000 - 80000+
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 70000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 70000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 60k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 42000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 75000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 45000
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + On Call + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago