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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 364 474 347
Rank change year-on-year
+110 -127
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 790 529 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.46% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 1.70% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 535 381 488
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £33,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
30031 31161 30625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.40% 27.18% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23591 24788 24798
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +116 780 £50,000 +11.11% 116
South East +36 332 £45,000 - 43
London +117 208 £52,000 +13.04% 32
Hampshire +35 199 £45,000 - 16
South West +29 183 £52,500 +29.62% 35
Gloucestershire +2 140 £52,500 +31.25% 22
Berkshire +10 105 £45,000 - 20
Andover +3 96 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Reading -21 66 £25,876 -42.49% 14
Gloucester +10 59 £55,500 +45.09% 8
Portsmouth +8 48 £45,000 +28.57%
City of London +25 42 £52,500 +19.31% 8
North West +49 39 £61,215 - 4
Southampton -7 27 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Bracknell +11 21 £40,000 -2.43%
Surrey -8 17 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Midlands -7 16 £43,750 -7.89% 1
Birmingham +6 14 £45,000 -5.26%
Cheltenham -14 14 £50,000 +26.58% 9
Cumbria - 14 £100,000 - 4
West Yorkshire +12 13 £47,500 +5.55%
Leeds +5 13 £47,500 +5.55%
Yorkshire +4 13 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Somerset - 13 £40,000 - 1
North East - 12 £60,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 12 £60,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 12 £60,000 -
Bristol +5 11 £30,000 -40.00% 2
Liverpool - 11 - -
Merseyside - 11 - -

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1633 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1066 (65.28%) SC Cleared
3 590 (36.13%) Windows
4 433 (26.52%) Microsoft
5 333 (20.39%) Active Directory
6 327 (20.02%) ITIL
7 326 (19.96%) Oracle
8 319 (19.53%) VMware
9 288 (17.64%) C
10 276 (16.90%) Linux
11 270 (16.53%) SQL
12 257 (15.74%) HP
13 241 (14.76%) VMware Infrastructure
14 211 (12.92%) Degree
15 205 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
16 198 (12.12%) Java
17 195 (11.94%) Windows Server 2003
18 191 (11.70%) Windows Server 2008
19 190 (11.64%) MS Excel
20 174 (10.66%) DNS
21 165 (10.10%) SCCM
22 160 (9.80%) Software Engineering
23 158 (9.68%) Finance
24 144 (8.82%) SQL Server
25 143 (8.76%) DHCP
26 140 (8.57%) Information Security
27 139 (8.51%) Project Management
28 134 (8.21%) C#
29 132 (8.08%) C++
29 132 (8.08%) Analytical Skills

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 127 (7.78%) SharePoint
2 91 (5.57%) MS Exchange
3 90 (5.51%) IIS
4 77 (4.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 60 (3.67%) WebLogic
6 50 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 40 (2.45%) Apache
8 39 (2.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 38 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 30 (1.84%) WebSphere
11 29 (1.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 28 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
13 26 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
14 22 (1.35%) Live Communications Server
15 19 (1.16%) MS Project Server
16 18 (1.10%) JBoss
17 16 (0.98%) ArcGIS
17 16 (0.98%) Exchange Server 5.5
18 13 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
18 13 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 190 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 69 (4.23%) MS Office
3 23 (1.41%) MS Project
3 23 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.86%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.12%) Simulink
7 1 (0.061%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 57 (3.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 55 (3.37%) Oracle HRMS
3 33 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
4 31 (1.90%) Oracle Applications
5 26 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
6 25 (1.53%) Oracle Payables
6 25 (1.53%) Oracle Receivables
7 23 (1.41%) Oracle Payroll
8 20 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
9 11 (0.67%) SAP SD
10 8 (0.49%) SAP CRM
11 5 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
12 3 (0.18%) SAP SCM
12 3 (0.18%) SAP CS
13 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 2 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
14 1 (0.061%) Remedy ITSM
14 1 (0.061%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (0.49%) SaaS
3 6 (0.37%) Office 365
4 2 (0.12%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 174 (10.66%) DNS
2 143 (8.76%) DHCP
3 107 (6.55%) TCP/IP
4 99 (6.06%) Firewall
5 88 (5.39%) WAN
6 87 (5.33%) LAN
7 61 (3.74%) SAN
8 60 (3.67%) Internet
9 52 (3.18%) Wireshark
10 50 (3.06%) HTTP
11 42 (2.57%) Cisco ASA
12 39 (2.39%) Cisco Nexus
13 38 (2.33%) VPN
14 37 (2.27%) NAS
15 36 (2.20%) BGP
16 35 (2.14%) Network Security
17 33 (2.02%) EIGRP
18 31 (1.90%) FWSM
19 30 (1.84%) Fibre Channel
20 29 (1.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 87 (5.33%) Oracle Database
3 50 (3.06%) MySQL
4 47 (2.88%) Relational Database
5 43 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (2.27%) Big Data
8 35 (2.14%) EDRMS
9 34 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 32 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (1.84%) Oracle Discoverer
12 29 (1.78%) IDOL
13 24 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
14 23 (1.41%) RDBMS
15 19 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (1.16%) Hadoop
16 16 (0.98%) MongoDB
17 15 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
18 14 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
19 11 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 65 (3.98%) Visual Studio
2 51 (3.12%) Oracle Forms
3 38 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
4 32 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 25 (1.53%) MSI
6 23 (1.41%) NUnit
7 22 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
8 18 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (0.98%) Mercurial
9 16 (0.98%) MSBuild
9 16 (0.98%) CruiseControl
10 12 (0.73%) Subversion
10 12 (0.73%) Maven
10 12 (0.73%) LoadRunner
11 11 (0.67%) JIRA
12 9 (0.55%) Git (software)
13 8 (0.49%) WinDbg
13 8 (0.49%) GDB
13 8 (0.49%) JUnit
13 8 (0.49%) ClearCase
General
1 158 (9.68%) Finance
2 93 (5.70%) Telecoms
3 84 (5.14%) Retail
4 71 (4.35%) Military
5 29 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 23 (1.41%) Aerospace
7 16 (0.98%) Electronics
8 14 (0.86%) Legal
9 13 (0.80%) Marketing
10 12 (0.73%) Law
11 3 (0.18%) Publishing
12 2 (0.12%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.061%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.061%) Local Government
13 1 (0.061%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.061%) French Language
13 1 (0.061%) German Language
13 1 (0.061%) Games
13 1 (0.061%) Advertising
13 1 (0.061%) Banking
Job Titles
1 226 (13.84%) Analyst
2 169 (10.35%) Support Engineer
3 166 (10.17%) Developer
4 140 (8.57%) Architect
5 114 (6.98%) Consultant
6 88 (5.39%) Software Engineer
7 81 (4.96%) Systems Engineer
8 76 (4.65%) Administrator
9 61 (3.74%) DBA
9 61 (3.74%) Systems Analyst
10 58 (3.55%) Systems Administrator
11 53 (3.25%) 2nd Line Support
11 53 (3.25%) Java Developer
12 52 (3.18%) Network Engineer
12 52 (3.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 48 (2.94%) Oracle Analyst
14 46 (2.82%) Software Developer
15 45 (2.76%) Infrastructure Architect
16 43 (2.63%) Oracle DBA
16 43 (2.63%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (7.29%) HTML
1 119 (7.29%) .NET
2 96 (5.88%) CSS
3 79 (4.84%) J2EE
4 59 (3.61%) Web Services
5 56 (3.43%) XML
5 56 (3.43%) ASP.NET
6 54 (3.31%) Middleware
6 54 (3.31%) WCF
7 50 (3.06%) .NET Framework
8 48 (2.94%) HTML5
9 47 (2.88%) JSP
10 38 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
11 37 (2.27%) Entity Framework
12 34 (2.08%) Spring
13 33 (2.02%) ADO.NET
14 26 (1.59%) WF
15 22 (1.35%) Hibernate
16 21 (1.29%) Software Packaging
17 20 (1.22%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 132 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (7.10%) Clustering
3 102 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 86 (5.27%) Replication
5 52 (3.18%) GIS
6 51 (3.12%) Computer Science
7 48 (2.94%) Open Source
8 40 (2.45%) PKI
9 39 (2.39%) CESG
10 31 (1.90%) RMADS
11 28 (1.71%) Mathematics
12 27 (1.65%) Blackberry
13 22 (1.35%) Statistics
14 18 (1.10%) Physics
14 18 (1.10%) Visualisation
15 16 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
15 16 (0.98%) Derivative
16 15 (0.92%) CESG CLAS
17 11 (0.67%) VHDL
17 11 (0.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 590 (36.13%) Windows
2 276 (16.90%) Linux
3 195 (11.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 191 (11.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 127 (7.78%) UNIX
6 100 (6.12%) Windows 7
7 99 (6.06%) Windows XP
8 87 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 63 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 42 (2.57%) HPUX
11 34 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
12 26 (1.59%) Solaris
13 25 (1.53%) CentOS
14 24 (1.47%) AIX
15 23 (1.41%) Windows 2000
16 20 (1.22%) Windows 8
17 16 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
18 12 (0.73%) Windows Vista
19 3 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
20 2 (0.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (20.02%) ITIL
2 205 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (9.80%) Software Engineering
4 140 (8.57%) Information Security
5 139 (8.51%) Project Management
6 120 (7.35%) Cyber Security
7 105 (6.43%) UML
8 103 (6.31%) Service Management
9 102 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 100 (6.12%) Configuration Management
11 97 (5.94%) Mentoring
12 91 (5.57%) Change Management
13 82 (5.02%) Software Distribution
14 76 (4.65%) TOGAF
14 76 (4.65%) Business Analysis
15 73 (4.47%) Validation
16 72 (4.41%) OO
17 69 (4.23%) SIEM
18 68 (4.16%) Risk Management
18 68 (4.16%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 288 (17.64%) C
2 270 (16.53%) SQL
3 198 (12.12%) Java
4 134 (8.21%) C#
5 132 (8.08%) C++
6 117 (7.16%) JavaScript
7 113 (6.92%) PowerShell
8 99 (6.06%) Python
9 63 (3.86%) Bash Shell
10 58 (3.55%) Perl
11 52 (3.18%) Shell Script
12 27 (1.65%) PL/SQL
13 25 (1.53%) Ruby
14 24 (1.47%) VB
15 21 (1.29%) T-SQL
16 14 (0.86%) VBScript
17 13 (0.80%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.61%) PHP
19 6 (0.37%) MATLAB
20 4 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 1633 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1066 (65.28%) SC Cleared
3 211 (12.92%) Degree
4 103 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 64 (3.92%) MCP
5 64 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
6 63 (3.86%) MCSE
7 55 (3.37%) CCNP
8 53 (3.25%) CISSP
9 41 (2.51%) CCNA
10 32 (1.96%) RHCE
11 22 (1.35%) ISEB
12 20 (1.22%) GCIA
13 19 (1.16%) MCTS
14 17 (1.04%) ISTQB
14 17 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (0.98%) A+ Certification
15 16 (0.98%) GCIH
15 16 (0.98%) MCITP
15 16 (0.98%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (6.18%) SLA
2 46 (2.82%) JSP 440
3 45 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (1.47%) QA
5 13 (0.80%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.49%) COBIT
7 4 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.24%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.18%) GPG13
9 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.061%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.061%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.061%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.061%) FISMA
System Software
1 333 (20.39%) Active Directory
2 241 (14.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (4.53%) Hyper-V
4 43 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
5 39 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
6 33 (2.02%) ISA Server
6 33 (2.02%) VMware ESX
7 31 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 27 (1.65%) vSphere
9 26 (1.59%) vCloud
10 21 (1.29%) Samba
11 17 (1.04%) XenApp
12 11 (0.67%) Snort
13 10 (0.61%) Oracle Clusterware
14 9 (0.55%) NFS
15 8 (0.49%) iptables
16 7 (0.43%) Firmware
17 4 (0.24%) KVM
18 3 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
19 2 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 165 (10.10%) SCCM
2 85 (5.21%) SCOM
3 65 (3.98%) NetBackup
4 58 (3.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 43 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
5 43 (2.63%) HP SIM
6 39 (2.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 39 (2.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 37 (2.27%) Puppet
8 30 (1.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 30 (1.84%) HP Data Protector
9 24 (1.47%) Nagios
9 24 (1.47%) Cisco Prime
9 24 (1.47%) Cisco LMS
9 24 (1.47%) Opsview
10 20 (1.22%) SCOrch
11 16 (0.98%) WSUS
12 14 (0.86%) Hyperic
13 11 (0.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 9 (0.55%) nmon
Vendors
1 433 (26.52%) Microsoft
2 326 (19.96%) Oracle
3 319 (19.53%) VMware
4 257 (15.74%) HP
5 118 (7.23%) Citrix
6 107 (6.55%) Cisco
7 83 (5.08%) Fujitsu
8 68 (4.16%) EMC
9 65 (3.98%) Symantec
10 51 (3.12%) Red Hat
11 43 (2.63%) IBM
12 41 (2.51%) Veritas
13 39 (2.39%) Sun
14 35 (2.14%) Meridio
15 33 (2.02%) NetApp
16 27 (1.65%) SAP
17 25 (1.53%) Lumension
18 23 (1.41%) SolarWinds
18 23 (1.41%) StorageTek
18 23 (1.41%) McAfee
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands
Interserve FM
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 - £85 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22979 - £24179 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22741 - £23941 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £70,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago