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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 408 439 483
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +44
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 642 618 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 1.98% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 392 376 317
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
29680 31217 28978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.25% 27.00% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24080 24235 23572
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
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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 +37 631 £50,000 +11.11% 71
South West +40 192 £47,500 +15.85% 15
South East -98 178 £40,000 -11.11% 18
London +113 175 £53,500 -10.83% 26
Gloucestershire +8 162 £47,500 +15.85% 14
Hampshire -40 81 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Basingstoke +29 45 £55,499 +46.05% 1
Oxfordshire - 43 £50,000 -
Gloucester 0 40 £47,500 +8.57% 3
City of London +38 34 £47,500 -20.83% 8
East of England +26 23 £57,500 +76.92%
East Midlands +18 21 £32,500 -40.90%
Cheltenham -3 21 £57,500 -13.20% 5
Berkshire -104 21 £37,500 -21.05% 12
West Midlands +26 20 £50,000 -28.57% 5
Buckinghamshire +5 19 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Milton Keynes +1 18 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Banbury - 18 £52,500 -
Surrey +1 17 £40,000 -7.51% 2
Derbyshire -2 16 £32,500 -40.90%
Reading -40 15 £37,500 -18.91% 10
Aldershot +11 14 £38,750 -29.54% 1
Chesterfield +5 14 £32,500 -40.90%
Bristol -2 13 £50,000 +45.98% 1
North West +2 12 £32,500 -33.33% 4
Essex - 12 £56,750 -
Wiltshire +11 11 £36,750 -10.90%
Leatherhead -4 11 £40,000 -8.57%
Birmingham +17 10 £50,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +23 8 £57,500 +43.75%

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1401 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 646 (46.11%) SC Cleared
3 441 (31.48%) Windows
4 424 (30.26%) C
5 326 (23.27%) Microsoft
6 313 (22.34%) ITIL
7 285 (20.34%) Linux
8 284 (20.27%) Oracle
9 260 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
10 247 (17.63%) Degree
11 234 (16.70%) Java
12 228 (16.27%) Active Directory
13 192 (13.70%) VMware
14 190 (13.56%) Information Security
15 188 (13.42%) C++
16 178 (12.71%) Cyber Security
17 173 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
18 164 (11.71%) UNIX
19 162 (11.56%) C#
20 156 (11.13%) VMware Infrastructure
21 155 (11.06%) MS Excel
22 150 (10.71%) .NET
23 148 (10.56%) SQL Server
24 141 (10.06%) Project Management
25 139 (9.92%) Software Engineering
26 137 (9.78%) Configuration Management
27 133 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
28 132 (9.42%) HP
29 127 (9.06%) SQL
30 126 (8.99%) Python

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 105 (7.49%) SharePoint
2 63 (4.50%) IIS
3 58 (4.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 50 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 40 (2.86%) WebLogic
6 38 (2.71%) MS Exchange
7 29 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
8 28 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
8 28 (2.00%) Node.js
9 26 (1.86%) ArcGIS
10 25 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 23 (1.64%) WebSphere
11 23 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 21 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
13 17 (1.21%) Apache
14 16 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 15 (1.07%) Tomcat
15 15 (1.07%) Lync
15 15 (1.07%) Apache Pig
16 14 (1.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 155 (11.06%) MS Excel
2 67 (4.78%) MS Office
3 24 (1.71%) InfoPath
4 16 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.64%) MS Project
7 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.21%) SPSS
8 2 (0.14%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.071%) Simulink
9 1 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.071%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 26 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (1.36%) Oracle HRMS
4 12 (0.86%) Oracle General Ledger
4 12 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
4 12 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
5 11 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.29%) Summit
8 3 (0.21%) Primavera
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.071%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.071%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.50%) Office 365
2 26 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.50%) SaaS
4 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 96 (6.85%) DNS
3 89 (6.35%) Firewall
4 82 (5.85%) WAN
5 78 (5.57%) LAN
5 78 (5.57%) DHCP
6 57 (4.07%) SAN
7 52 (3.71%) Internet
8 48 (3.43%) HTTP
9 31 (2.21%) Wireless
10 27 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (1.93%) LDAP
10 27 (1.93%) SMTP
11 26 (1.86%) VPN
12 25 (1.78%) EIGRP
12 25 (1.78%) BGP
13 24 (1.71%) Wireshark
13 24 (1.71%) NAS
14 23 (1.64%) Network Security
15 20 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 88 (6.28%) Relational Database
3 76 (5.42%) Oracle Database
4 68 (4.85%) MySQL
5 54 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 54 (3.85%) Big Data
6 46 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 45 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
8 41 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 34 (2.43%) RDBMS
10 33 (2.36%) MongoDB
11 32 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 21 (1.50%) Hadoop
13 16 (1.14%) Data Mining
14 15 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (1.07%) Apache Hive
15 11 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 10 (0.71%) Star Schema
17 8 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 109 (7.78%) Visual Studio
2 45 (3.21%) Git (software)
3 43 (3.07%) JIRA
4 33 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (2.07%) Metasploit
5 29 (2.07%) Subversion
6 25 (1.78%) Rational DOORS
7 22 (1.57%) ClearCase
7 22 (1.57%) Eclipse
8 19 (1.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 18 (1.28%) Maven
10 16 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
11 15 (1.07%) Selenium
12 14 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
12 14 (1.00%) JMeter
12 14 (1.00%) NUnit
12 14 (1.00%) CruiseControl
12 14 (1.00%) MSBuild
12 14 (1.00%) NeoLoad
13 13 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 96 (6.85%) Finance
2 78 (5.57%) Telecoms
3 70 (5.00%) Military
4 34 (2.43%) Manufacturing
5 33 (2.36%) Retail
6 15 (1.07%) Law
7 14 (1.00%) Legal
7 14 (1.00%) Electronics
8 13 (0.93%) Aerospace
9 8 (0.57%) Banking
10 5 (0.36%) Publishing
11 3 (0.21%) Marketing
12 2 (0.14%) Local Government
12 2 (0.14%) Advertising
13 1 (0.071%) Avionics
13 1 (0.071%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.071%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 203 (14.49%) Analyst
2 185 (13.20%) Developer
3 111 (7.92%) Architect
4 103 (7.35%) Consultant
5 87 (6.21%) Software Engineer
6 73 (5.21%) Support Engineer
7 59 (4.21%) Project Manager
7 59 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
8 57 (4.07%) Administrator
9 47 (3.35%) Security Analyst
10 46 (3.28%) .NET Developer
11 42 (3.00%) Security Consultant
12 38 (2.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 38 (2.71%) DBA
12 38 (2.71%) Test Manager
13 36 (2.57%) Business Analyst
14 35 (2.50%) Integration Engineer
15 32 (2.28%) Systems Administrator
16 31 (2.21%) Network Engineer
17 30 (2.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (10.71%) .NET
2 103 (7.35%) HTML
3 92 (6.57%) CSS
4 88 (6.28%) J2EE
5 77 (5.50%) Web Services
6 73 (5.21%) ASP.NET
7 72 (5.14%) WCF
8 61 (4.35%) XML
9 60 (4.28%) .NET Framework
10 59 (4.21%) JSP
11 57 (4.07%) Entity Framework
12 50 (3.57%) Hibernate
13 48 (3.43%) HTML5
14 41 (2.93%) Spring
15 40 (2.86%) Middleware
16 33 (2.36%) ADO.NET
16 33 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (2.21%) CSS3
18 28 (2.00%) Apache Camel
19 27 (1.93%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 173 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (7.78%) Management Information System
3 65 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 59 (4.21%) CESG
5 54 (3.85%) GIS
6 53 (3.78%) Replication
7 47 (3.35%) PKI
8 44 (3.14%) Clustering
9 43 (3.07%) Mathematics
10 40 (2.86%) Visualisation
11 37 (2.64%) Data Centre
12 27 (1.93%) RMADS
13 24 (1.71%) CESG CLAS
14 20 (1.43%) HP Storage
15 18 (1.28%) CMDB
16 17 (1.21%) Physics
17 16 (1.14%) Economics
17 16 (1.14%) Blackberry
17 16 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
18 14 (1.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 441 (31.48%) Windows
2 285 (20.34%) Linux
3 164 (11.71%) UNIX
4 133 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (5.92%) Windows 7
6 67 (4.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 59 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 44 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (1.43%) VxWorks
9 20 (1.43%) Windows XP
10 18 (1.28%) Solaris
10 18 (1.28%) Android
11 16 (1.14%) Apple iOS
12 12 (0.86%) Windows 2000
13 11 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (0.64%) FreeBSD
14 9 (0.64%) AIX
14 9 (0.64%) CentOS
14 9 (0.64%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (22.34%) ITIL
2 260 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (13.56%) Information Security
4 178 (12.71%) Cyber Security
5 141 (10.06%) Project Management
6 139 (9.92%) Software Engineering
7 137 (9.78%) Configuration Management
8 120 (8.57%) Scrum
9 98 (7.00%) UML
10 94 (6.71%) Service Delivery
11 93 (6.64%) Service Management
12 81 (5.78%) Penetration Testing
13 80 (5.71%) DevOps
14 74 (5.28%) Analytics
14 74 (5.28%) Change Management
14 74 (5.28%) PRINCE2
15 71 (5.07%) SDLC
16 66 (4.71%) SIEM
17 65 (4.64%) Mentoring
18 63 (4.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 424 (30.26%) C
2 234 (16.70%) Java
3 188 (13.42%) C++
4 162 (11.56%) C#
5 127 (9.06%) SQL
6 126 (8.99%) Python
7 103 (7.35%) JavaScript
8 97 (6.92%) PowerShell
9 73 (5.21%) Perl
10 59 (4.21%) Bash Shell
11 44 (3.14%) Shell Script
12 43 (3.07%) Ruby
13 41 (2.93%) PL/SQL
14 20 (1.43%) T-SQL
15 15 (1.07%) Objective-C
16 14 (1.00%) VB
17 11 (0.79%) VBScript
18 8 (0.57%) XPath
19 6 (0.43%) PHP
20 5 (0.36%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1401 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 646 (46.11%) SC Cleared
3 247 (17.63%) Degree
4 92 (6.57%) CISSP
5 88 (6.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 67 (4.78%) Cisco Certification
7 61 (4.35%) MCP
8 48 (3.43%) MCSE
9 45 (3.21%) CISM
10 40 (2.86%) CCNP
10 40 (2.86%) CCNA
11 31 (2.21%) GIAC
12 27 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
13 24 (1.71%) CEH
14 19 (1.36%) RHCE
15 17 (1.21%) ISTQB
16 16 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 15 (1.07%) Linux+ Certification
17 15 (1.07%) SSCP
18 14 (1.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (6.92%) SLA
2 60 (4.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (3.07%) JSP 440
4 22 (1.57%) QA
5 20 (1.43%) PCI DSS
6 18 (1.28%) COBIT
7 10 (0.71%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.57%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.071%) GPG13
10 1 (0.071%) PMBOK
System Software
1 228 (16.27%) Active Directory
2 156 (11.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (4.28%) Hyper-V
4 31 (2.21%) VMware ESX
5 27 (1.93%) vSphere
6 24 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 20 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
8 17 (1.21%) Oracle Clusterware
9 11 (0.79%) Terminal Services
10 10 (0.71%) Samba
10 10 (0.71%) XenApp
11 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (0.50%) Firmware
12 7 (0.50%) Snort
12 7 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (0.43%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.36%) iptables
14 5 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
15 4 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 82 (5.85%) SCCM
2 61 (4.35%) SCOM
3 48 (3.43%) Nessus
4 45 (3.21%) Nmap
5 38 (2.71%) HP SIM
6 36 (2.57%) NetBackup
7 27 (1.93%) EMC NetWorker
8 23 (1.64%) HP Data Protector
9 22 (1.57%) Hyperic
9 22 (1.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 20 (1.43%) WSUS
11 19 (1.36%) Oracle RMAN
11 19 (1.36%) Puppet
12 17 (1.21%) Data Guard
13 14 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
13 14 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 14 (1.00%) Oracle Flashback
14 10 (0.71%) Cisco Prime
14 10 (0.71%) Cisco LMS
14 10 (0.71%) Opsview
Vendors
1 326 (23.27%) Microsoft
2 284 (20.27%) Oracle
3 192 (13.70%) VMware
4 132 (9.42%) HP
5 81 (5.78%) Cisco
6 76 (5.42%) Symantec
7 67 (4.78%) Citrix
8 41 (2.93%) SolarWinds
9 39 (2.78%) NetApp
10 36 (2.57%) IBM
11 35 (2.50%) Sybase
12 34 (2.43%) EMC
13 30 (2.14%) Red Hat
14 29 (2.07%) SAP
15 26 (1.86%) Sun
15 26 (1.86%) ESRI
16 22 (1.57%) ArcSight
16 22 (1.57%) Lumension
17 21 (1.50%) Coverity
17 21 (1.50%) Juniper
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £62000 - £73500 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Worcestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£55,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £33000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday