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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 442 362 559
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +197
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 606 892 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.85% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 3.07% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 337 611 334
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
28092 29048 28866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.02% 27.68% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22439 23197 22653
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 13 February 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 13 February 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 -86 590 £52,500 +10.52% 96
South West +12 208 £50,000 +5.26% 34
London +10 172 £54,250 +1.40% 25
Gloucestershire +11 169 £50,000 - 28
South East -178 136 £47,500 +5.55% 29
Cheltenham +34 60 £52,500 +20.00% 11
East of England +38 44 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Hampshire -99 42 £49,000 +8.88% 9
Oxfordshire +20 28 £42,500 +73.46%
Gloucester -6 28 £50,000 - 11
Bristol +1 22 £45,000 +24.13% 4
Hertfordshire - 22 £68,750 -
Buckinghamshire +7 21 £42,000 -1.17% 3
Milton Keynes +2 20 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Berkshire -112 18 £55,000 +37.50% 6
Surrey +6 17 £35,000 -31.03% 10
Guildford +6 14 £35,000 -18.60% 6
City of London +33 13 £64,000 +11.30% 6
West Midlands -17 13 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Worcestershire +4 11 £42,500 +12.58%
Bracknell -30 11 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Malvern -5 10 £42,500 +12.58%
Ipswich - 10 £55,000 - 1
Suffolk - 10 £55,000 - 1
Southampton -10 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Farnborough - 8 £49,000 - 1
Tewkesbury - 8 £40,000 -
Reading -64 6 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire -2 5 £44,000 -23.47%

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 1181 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 507 (42.93%) SC Cleared
3 451 (38.19%) C
4 379 (32.09%) Java
5 377 (31.92%) Windows
6 285 (24.13%) C++
7 281 (23.79%) Linux
8 272 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
9 269 (22.78%) Oracle
10 263 (22.27%) Cybersecurity
11 246 (20.83%) Degree
12 217 (18.37%) ITIL
13 197 (16.68%) Software Engineering
14 188 (15.92%) Python
15 163 (13.80%) Unix
16 158 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
17 156 (13.21%) Information Security
18 154 (13.04%) C#
18 154 (13.04%) SQL
19 152 (12.87%) Active Directory
20 145 (12.28%) JavaScript
21 143 (12.11%) Windows Server
22 138 (11.69%) CISSP
23 135 (11.43%) Microsoft
24 134 (11.35%) VMware
25 128 (10.84%) J2EE
26 125 (10.58%) Penetration Testing
26 125 (10.58%) Big Data
27 118 (9.99%) SQL Server
28 111 (9.40%) HTML

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 61 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 54 (4.57%) WebLogic
3 45 (3.81%) MS Exchange
4 40 (3.39%) Skype for Business
5 34 (2.88%) JBoss
6 32 (2.71%) Confluence
7 28 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 27 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
9 25 (2.12%) Apache Pig
9 25 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 24 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 22 (1.86%) Node.js
12 20 (1.69%) WebSphere
13 18 (1.52%) SAS
14 17 (1.44%) ArcGIS
15 16 (1.35%) Apache
15 16 (1.35%) Apache Spark
15 16 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
15 16 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
16 12 (1.02%) LiveLink
Applications
1 72 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.44%) MS Office
3 11 (0.93%) MS Project
4 10 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.59%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (0.51%) SPSS
8 5 (0.42%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.085%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.085%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.085%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.085%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.085%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.085%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.085%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (0.085%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.085%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.78%) Office 365
3 9 (0.76%) SaaS
4 8 (0.68%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 104 (8.81%) Firewall
2 75 (6.35%) TCP/IP
3 73 (6.18%) Network Security
4 61 (5.17%) SAN
5 54 (4.57%) LAN
6 51 (4.32%) VPN
7 49 (4.15%) WAN
8 36 (3.05%) Internet
9 34 (2.88%) DHCP
10 31 (2.62%) Broadband
10 31 (2.62%) DNS
11 27 (2.29%) MPLS
12 22 (1.86%) Wireless
13 20 (1.69%) Ethernet
14 19 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (1.61%) LDAP
15 18 (1.52%) BGP
16 17 (1.44%) EIGRP
16 17 (1.44%) OSPF
17 16 (1.35%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (10.58%) Big Data
2 118 (9.99%) SQL Server
3 82 (6.94%) Hadoop
4 78 (6.60%) Oracle Database
5 66 (5.59%) MySQL
6 57 (4.83%) MongoDB
7 45 (3.81%) GIS
8 40 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 35 (2.96%) Relational Database
10 29 (2.46%) NoSQL
11 26 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
12 25 (2.12%) Apache Hive
13 19 (1.61%) Apache Accumulo
14 16 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
14 16 (1.35%) RDBMS
15 15 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
15 15 (1.27%) Data Mining
15 15 (1.27%) IBM InfoSphere
15 15 (1.27%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 55 (4.66%) JIRA
2 39 (3.30%) Metasploit
3 35 (2.96%) Selenium
4 29 (2.46%) Eclipse
5 26 (2.20%) Git (software)
6 24 (2.03%) Rational DOORS
7 23 (1.95%) Visual Studio
8 19 (1.61%) JUnit
9 13 (1.10%) Axure RP
9 13 (1.10%) Cucumber
10 11 (0.93%) ClearCase
10 11 (0.93%) Maven
10 11 (0.93%) Subversion
11 9 (0.76%) Jenkins
11 9 (0.76%) LoadRunner
11 9 (0.76%) WebDriver
12 8 (0.68%) TestDirector
13 7 (0.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 7 (0.59%) ClearQuest
13 7 (0.59%) JMeter
General
1 110 (9.31%) Telecoms
2 95 (8.04%) Finance
3 57 (4.83%) Military
4 26 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 20 (1.69%) Electronics
6 19 (1.61%) Law
7 17 (1.44%) Legal
8 13 (1.10%) Marketing
9 11 (0.93%) Aerospace
10 8 (0.68%) Back Office
10 8 (0.68%) Banking
10 8 (0.68%) Retail
11 6 (0.51%) Publishing
12 5 (0.42%) Local Government
13 1 (0.085%) Avionics
13 1 (0.085%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.085%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 185 (15.66%) Analyst
2 160 (13.55%) Architect
3 144 (12.19%) Developer
4 124 (10.50%) Consultant
5 84 (7.11%) Software Engineer
6 63 (5.33%) Java Developer
7 53 (4.49%) Security Analyst
8 51 (4.32%) Systems Engineer
9 48 (4.06%) Security Architect
10 47 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
11 43 (3.64%) Network Engineer
12 40 (3.39%) Software Developer
12 40 (3.39%) Test Analyst
13 37 (3.13%) Designer
14 35 (2.96%) Cybersecurity Analyst
15 34 (2.88%) Java Engineer
15 34 (2.88%) Technical Consultant
15 34 (2.88%) Tester
16 33 (2.79%) Infrastructure Architect
17 32 (2.71%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (10.84%) J2EE
2 111 (9.40%) HTML
3 89 (7.54%) Web Services
4 88 (7.45%) .NET
4 88 (7.45%) XML
5 67 (5.67%) Hibernate
6 58 (4.91%) CSS
7 55 (4.66%) EJB
8 46 (3.90%) Spring
9 38 (3.22%) Java EE
10 29 (2.46%) HTML5
11 28 (2.37%) AngularJS
11 28 (2.37%) STL
12 27 (2.29%) OpenCL
13 25 (2.12%) JSF
14 23 (1.95%) SOAP
15 21 (1.78%) .NET Framework
15 21 (1.78%) jQuery
16 17 (1.44%) ASP.NET
16 17 (1.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 158 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (7.03%) Management Information System
3 76 (6.44%) Computer Science
4 57 (4.83%) CESG
5 53 (4.49%) Cybercrime
6 52 (4.40%) Visualisation
7 49 (4.15%) Clustering
8 48 (4.06%) Replication
9 46 (3.90%) Mathematics
10 44 (3.73%) iPhone
11 34 (2.88%) Data Centre
12 32 (2.71%) VHDL
13 31 (2.62%) User Experience
14 25 (2.12%) Physics
15 24 (2.03%) Blackberry
15 24 (2.03%) CESG CLAS
16 23 (1.95%) PKI
17 21 (1.78%) Social Media
18 19 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
19 18 (1.52%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 377 (31.92%) Windows
2 281 (23.79%) Linux
3 163 (13.80%) Unix
4 143 (12.11%) Windows Server
5 72 (6.10%) Android
6 59 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (3.81%) Mac OS X
8 40 (3.39%) Windows 7
9 38 (3.22%) Apple iOS
9 38 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (2.71%) VxWorks
11 31 (2.62%) Windows Phone
12 30 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (1.27%) AIX
15 13 (1.10%) Solaris
16 7 (0.59%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.42%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.42%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.34%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (22.27%) Cybersecurity
3 217 (18.37%) ITIL
4 197 (16.68%) Software Engineering
5 156 (13.21%) Information Security
6 125 (10.58%) Penetration Testing
7 92 (7.79%) Ethical Hacking
7 92 (7.79%) UML
8 90 (7.62%) Configuration Management
9 86 (7.28%) Reverse Engineering
10 85 (7.20%) TOGAF
11 84 (7.11%) Analytics
12 81 (6.86%) Requirements Analysis
13 80 (6.77%) Change Management
14 76 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
14 76 (6.44%) Project Management
15 71 (6.01%) Coaching
16 69 (5.84%) Waterfall
17 66 (5.59%) Network Design
18 63 (5.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 451 (38.19%) C
2 379 (32.09%) Java
3 285 (24.13%) C++
4 188 (15.92%) Python
5 154 (13.04%) C#
5 154 (13.04%) SQL
6 145 (12.28%) JavaScript
7 73 (6.18%) Perl
8 57 (4.83%) Ruby
9 56 (4.74%) Objective-C
10 46 (3.90%) Bash Shell
11 45 (3.81%) PowerShell
12 41 (3.47%) PL/SQL
13 28 (2.37%) Scala
14 23 (1.95%) Shell Script
15 20 (1.69%) VB
16 16 (1.35%) R
17 10 (0.85%) MATLAB
18 6 (0.51%) Embedded C
18 6 (0.51%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1181 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 507 (42.93%) SC Cleared
3 246 (20.83%) Degree
4 138 (11.69%) CISSP
5 80 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 54 (4.57%) GIAC
8 53 (4.49%) CCNA
9 50 (4.23%) CISM
10 46 (3.90%) CESG Certified Professional
11 42 (3.56%) CEH
12 38 (3.22%) SANS
13 37 (3.13%) MCSE
14 33 (2.79%) CLAS
15 32 (2.71%) ISEB
15 32 (2.71%) ISTQB
16 29 (2.46%) BPSS Clearance
16 29 (2.46%) CREST Certified
17 27 (2.29%) CCNP
18 26 (2.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (5.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 36 (3.05%) JSP 440
4 30 (2.54%) QA
5 28 (2.37%) SLA
6 21 (1.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 17 (1.44%) RMADS
8 16 (1.35%) COBIT
9 14 (1.19%) ISO27002
10 13 (1.10%) Data Quality
11 8 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (0.42%) GxP
13 4 (0.34%) ISO 9001
14 3 (0.25%) GPG13
15 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 1 (0.085%) ISO 14001
16 1 (0.085%) PMBOK
System Software
1 152 (12.87%) Active Directory
2 104 (8.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 21 (1.78%) XenApp
5 20 (1.69%) VMware ESX
6 18 (1.52%) Terminal Services
7 17 (1.44%) vSphere
8 16 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
9 15 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 14 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (1.02%) DFS Replication
12 10 (0.85%) Oracle Clusterware
13 9 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
14 8 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 8 (0.68%) UAG
14 8 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
15 7 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 3 (0.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 3 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 67 (5.67%) Nessus
2 64 (5.42%) Nmap
3 38 (3.22%) Hyperic
4 30 (2.54%) SCOM
5 26 (2.20%) SCCM
6 19 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
6 19 (1.61%) OpenVAS
7 17 (1.44%) NetBackup
8 14 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
9 13 (1.10%) Data Guard
9 13 (1.10%) WSUS
10 12 (1.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 12 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 12 (1.02%) SCDPM
10 12 (1.02%) SCVMM
11 11 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
11 11 (0.93%) Oracle Flashback
12 9 (0.76%) EnCase
12 9 (0.76%) MOM
13 8 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 269 (22.78%) Oracle
2 135 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 134 (11.35%) VMware
4 83 (7.03%) Cisco
5 81 (6.86%) Citrix
6 77 (6.52%) HP
7 68 (5.76%) NetApp
8 61 (5.17%) Symantec
9 46 (3.90%) SAP
10 40 (3.39%) SolarWinds
11 39 (3.30%) Juniper
12 34 (2.88%) EMC
12 34 (2.88%) IBM
13 30 (2.54%) Coverity
14 25 (2.12%) Atlassian
15 20 (1.69%) Red Hat
16 19 (1.61%) Qualys
17 17 (1.44%) Remedy
17 17 (1.44%) SevOne
18 16 (1.35%) Intel Security
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £110,000+ plus unrivalled benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,0000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 75,000 + bonus + car
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + bonus + car
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25000 - 30000
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £345 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent packages plu benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Thorn SDS
Salary: Competitive salary based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000-85,000
Posted: 4 days ago