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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 430 469 352
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -117
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 625 489 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.45% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.99% 1.67% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 387 327 662
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.74%

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
31349 29198 33515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.01% 27.11% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24289 23722 28353
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 1 September 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 1 September 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
(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 +39 597 £45,000 +9.75% 79
South East +51 365 £45,000 +9.75% 36
Hampshire +50 168 £46,250 -7.50% 24
Berkshire +30 165 £47,500 +18.75% 9
South West -10 110 £40,250 -1.82% 15
Gloucestershire +6 99 £40,250 -5.29% 9
Bracknell +18 81 £36,500 -27.00% 4
London -15 74 £60,000 +33.33% 25
Reading +5 72 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Basingstoke +15 39 £44,500 -34.07% 5
Surrey -7 33 £43,250 +11.61% 1
Gloucester +1 31 £42,500 +3.65% 3
Portsmouth - 31 £45,000 -
Andover +6 29 £45,000 +73.07% 1
City of London +14 24 £60,000 +50.94% 12
Southampton - 24 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands - 16 £55,000 -
Cheltenham -10 15 £70,000 +94.44% 4
Farnborough +10 14 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Guildford +7 12 £46,000 +2.22% 1
Northamptonshire - 10 £39,000 -
East of England -26 9 £32,500 -2.98%
North West -3 8 £45,000 +52.54% 1
Wiltshire -5 6 £41,250 +10.00% 5
Bedfordshire - 6 £33,750 -
Manchester -14 5 £45,000 +52.54%
Leatherhead -15 5 £43,750 -7.89%
Derbyshire - 5 £55,000 -
Hook -8 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -40 4 £40,000 -5.88%

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1245 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 801 (64.34%) SC Cleared
3 451 (36.22%) Windows
4 325 (26.10%) Linux
5 281 (22.57%) Microsoft
6 255 (20.48%) Oracle
7 237 (19.04%) Java
8 230 (18.47%) SQL
9 221 (17.75%) Finance
10 216 (17.35%) ITIL
11 204 (16.39%) Active Directory
12 200 (16.06%) VMware
13 185 (14.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 180 (14.46%) HP
15 179 (14.38%) C
16 174 (13.98%) C#
16 174 (13.98%) Telecoms
17 159 (12.77%) C++
18 156 (12.53%) Degree
19 149 (11.97%) UNIX
20 143 (11.49%) DNS
21 138 (11.08%) Windows Server 2008
22 135 (10.84%) Retail
23 130 (10.44%) MS Excel
23 130 (10.44%) Information Security
24 121 (9.72%) DHCP
25 115 (9.24%) Software Engineering
26 114 (9.16%) Fujitsu
27 106 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
28 103 (8.27%) JavaScript

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 92 (7.39%) SharePoint
2 87 (6.99%) Apache
3 83 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 67 (5.38%) WebLogic
5 62 (4.98%) IIS
6 61 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 51 (4.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 34 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 30 (2.41%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 29 (2.33%) WebSphere
11 28 (2.25%) Live Communications Server
12 25 (2.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 19 (1.53%) MS Project Server
14 14 (1.12%) ArcGIS
15 12 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
16 11 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
16 11 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
17 10 (0.80%) IBM Notes
18 9 (0.72%) Documentum
18 9 (0.72%) LiveLink
Applications
1 130 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 47 (3.78%) MS Office
3 34 (2.73%) MS Project
4 19 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.56%) Acrobat
6 7 (0.56%) FrameMaker
7 3 (0.24%) Simulink
8 1 (0.080%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (2.57%) Oracle Applications
2 18 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
3 12 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.64%) AquaLogic BPM
5 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.32%) SAP R/3
6 4 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
7 3 (0.24%) RMDS
8 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.16%) Summit
9 1 (0.080%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.080%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.24%) SaaS
2 2 (0.16%) Office 365
3 1 (0.080%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 143 (11.49%) DNS
2 121 (9.72%) DHCP
3 80 (6.43%) Firewall
4 71 (5.70%) SAN
5 63 (5.06%) Internet
6 57 (4.58%) TCP/IP
7 51 (4.10%) Wireshark
8 40 (3.21%) HTTP
9 38 (3.05%) tcpdump
10 37 (2.97%) Intrusion Detection
11 34 (2.73%) LAN
12 32 (2.57%) WAN
13 25 (2.01%) LDAP
14 22 (1.77%) Network Security
15 15 (1.20%) NAS
16 14 (1.12%) Wireless
17 13 (1.04%) SMTP
18 12 (0.96%) FTP
18 12 (0.96%) HTTPS
19 11 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (7.79%) Oracle Database
2 73 (5.86%) SQL Server
3 50 (4.02%) MySQL
4 38 (3.05%) EDRMS
5 33 (2.65%) IDOL
6 29 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 24 (1.93%) Oracle Discoverer
8 11 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (0.64%) Hadoop
10 7 (0.56%) Apache Accumulo
11 6 (0.48%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.48%) Big Data
11 6 (0.48%) DTS
12 5 (0.40%) MS Access
12 5 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.32%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.32%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 19 (1.53%) TestDirector
2 15 (1.20%) LoadRunner
3 13 (1.04%) Visual Studio
4 12 (0.96%) Subversion
5 10 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
6 9 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
6 9 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
7 7 (0.56%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.32%) WinDbg
8 4 (0.32%) GDB
9 3 (0.24%) Rational Rhapsody
9 3 (0.24%) WinRunner
9 3 (0.24%) Selenium
9 3 (0.24%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.16%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.16%) JUnit
10 2 (0.16%) Maven
10 2 (0.16%) JIRA
10 2 (0.16%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.080%) Hudson
General
1 221 (17.75%) Finance
2 174 (13.98%) Telecoms
3 135 (10.84%) Retail
4 46 (3.69%) Military
5 28 (2.25%) Law
6 13 (1.04%) Aerospace
6 13 (1.04%) Banking
7 12 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.64%) Legal
9 7 (0.56%) Automotive
10 3 (0.24%) Publishing
10 3 (0.24%) Local Government
11 2 (0.16%) Marketing
11 2 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.080%) Front Office
12 1 (0.080%) Back Office
12 1 (0.080%) Electronics
12 1 (0.080%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.080%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 164 (13.17%) Support Engineer
2 163 (13.09%) Consultant
3 137 (11.00%) Analyst
4 132 (10.60%) Developer
5 94 (7.55%) Architect
6 68 (5.46%) Administrator
7 64 (5.14%) Security Analyst
8 62 (4.98%) DBA
9 60 (4.82%) Oracle DBA
10 54 (4.34%) Software Engineer
11 48 (3.86%) Security Consultant
12 45 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support
13 42 (3.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 41 (3.29%) Security Architect
15 40 (3.21%) 3rd Line Support
16 37 (2.97%) Software Developer
17 36 (2.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 31 (2.49%) Designer
18 31 (2.49%) Security Engineer
18 31 (2.49%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (7.23%) HTML
2 74 (5.94%) .NET
3 55 (4.42%) J2EE
4 45 (3.61%) Middleware
5 31 (2.49%) Oracle Fusion
6 26 (2.09%) Web Services
6 26 (2.09%) XML
7 23 (1.85%) ASP.NET
8 20 (1.61%) HTML5
9 18 (1.45%) FreeMarker
9 18 (1.45%) JSP
10 16 (1.29%) CSS
11 13 (1.04%) JSF
12 12 (0.96%) .NET Framework
13 10 (0.80%) Flash
13 10 (0.80%) RESTful
14 8 (0.64%) jQuery
15 7 (0.56%) Apache Flex
15 7 (0.56%) Hibernate
16 6 (0.48%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 94 (7.55%) Management Information System
2 73 (5.86%) Mathematics
3 66 (5.30%) RMADS
4 62 (4.98%) PKI
5 48 (3.86%) CESG
6 45 (3.61%) Clustering
7 43 (3.45%) Statistics
8 32 (2.57%) Computer Science
9 31 (2.49%) CESG CLAS
10 29 (2.33%) Blackberry
10 29 (2.33%) Open Source
10 29 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (1.77%) Physics
12 20 (1.61%) GIS
13 19 (1.53%) VHDL
14 14 (1.12%) Replication
15 12 (0.96%) Thin Client
15 12 (0.96%) Fat Client
16 10 (0.80%) SCADA
16 10 (0.80%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 451 (36.22%) Windows
2 325 (26.10%) Linux
3 185 (14.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 149 (11.97%) UNIX
5 138 (11.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 82 (6.59%) Windows XP
7 78 (6.27%) HPUX
8 72 (5.78%) Solaris
9 57 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (3.29%) Windows 2000
11 36 (2.89%) Windows 7
12 25 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
13 12 (0.96%) CentOS
14 5 (0.40%) AIX
15 4 (0.32%) Android
15 4 (0.32%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (17.35%) ITIL
2 130 (10.44%) Information Security
3 115 (9.24%) Software Engineering
4 99 (7.95%) Incident Management
5 90 (7.23%) Information Assurance
6 86 (6.91%) SIEM
7 75 (6.02%) Risk Management
8 69 (5.54%) Disaster Recovery
9 68 (5.46%) Cyber Security
10 66 (5.30%) Configuration Management
11 65 (5.22%) Security Architecture
12 62 (4.98%) Network Design
13 59 (4.74%) Project Management
14 58 (4.66%) Time Management
15 56 (4.50%) PRINCE2
16 54 (4.34%) Analytics
17 53 (4.26%) Risk Assessment
18 51 (4.10%) Service Management
19 48 (3.86%) OO
20 46 (3.69%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 237 (19.04%) Java
2 230 (18.47%) SQL
3 179 (14.38%) C
4 174 (13.98%) C#
5 159 (12.77%) C++
6 103 (8.27%) JavaScript
7 97 (7.79%) Shell Script
8 82 (6.59%) PowerShell
9 60 (4.82%) VB
10 56 (4.50%) Perl
11 55 (4.42%) Python
12 19 (1.53%) VBScript
13 18 (1.45%) Bash Shell
14 17 (1.37%) MATLAB
15 11 (0.88%) T-SQL
16 10 (0.80%) PHP
17 8 (0.64%) PL/SQL
18 7 (0.56%) Ruby
18 7 (0.56%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1245 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 801 (64.34%) SC Cleared
3 156 (12.53%) Degree
4 72 (5.78%) ISEB
5 63 (5.06%) GCIA
6 52 (4.18%) CISSP
7 45 (3.61%) GCIH
8 36 (2.89%) CISM
9 33 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (2.33%) GIAC
11 28 (2.25%) CTC Cleared
12 26 (2.09%) MCP
13 24 (1.93%) ISTQB
14 21 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 21 (1.69%) MCSE
15 19 (1.53%) PhD
16 18 (1.45%) CEH
17 17 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 13 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
18 13 (1.04%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (7.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (3.45%) SLA
3 37 (2.97%) QA
4 12 (0.96%) JSP 440
5 9 (0.72%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.32%) HMG Infosec
7 2 (0.16%) COBIT
7 2 (0.16%) IEC 61508
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.080%) GPG13
8 1 (0.080%) BS7799
8 1 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.080%) BS25999
System Software
1 204 (16.39%) Active Directory
2 106 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (4.82%) Oracle RAC
4 53 (4.26%) vSphere
5 50 (4.02%) VMware ESX
6 44 (3.53%) Hyper-V
7 37 (2.97%) ISA Server
8 25 (2.01%) Snort
9 20 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (1.53%) Oracle RMAN
11 17 (1.37%) vCloud
12 13 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
13 8 (0.64%) XenApp
14 7 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.40%) Samba
15 5 (0.40%) XenDesktop
15 5 (0.40%) NFS
16 4 (0.32%) Terminal Services
17 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 2 (0.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 90 (7.23%) NetBackup
2 46 (3.69%) SCCM
3 44 (3.53%) EMC NetWorker
4 43 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
4 43 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 40 (3.21%) SCOM
6 36 (2.89%) Data Guard
7 31 (2.49%) HP SIM
7 31 (2.49%) WSUS
8 24 (1.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 14 (1.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 13 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 12 (0.96%) Tivoli
12 10 (0.80%) Puppet
13 9 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
14 7 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
15 5 (0.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 5 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 5 (0.40%) MOM
15 5 (0.40%) OpenView
Vendors
1 281 (22.57%) Microsoft
2 255 (20.48%) Oracle
3 200 (16.06%) VMware
4 180 (14.46%) HP
5 114 (9.16%) Fujitsu
6 97 (7.79%) Citrix
7 89 (7.15%) Red Hat
8 77 (6.18%) Veritas
9 71 (5.70%) Symantec
10 66 (5.30%) IBM
11 61 (4.90%) Sourcefire
12 54 (4.34%) EMC
13 48 (3.86%) Cisco
14 45 (3.61%) Meridio
15 44 (3.53%) LogRhythm
16 39 (3.13%) JBoss
17 38 (3.05%) Brocade
18 33 (2.65%) NetApp
19 23 (1.85%) McAfee
20 22 (1.77%) ArcSight
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 34000 - 46000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 42000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 36000 - 38000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34900 per annum + £1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + 5% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
CSC
Salary: From £50 to £65 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
CSC
Salary: From £50 to £65 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £30000 - £65000 Per Annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago