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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 416 472 391
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -81
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 660 470 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.43% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.09% 1.58% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 441 329 565
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31535 29694 33047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.27% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24720 23936 28341
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +68 629 £46,000 +2.22% 89
South East +70 406 £45,000 - 39
Berkshire +40 207 £45,000 +16.12% 18
Hampshire +71 155 £47,500 -17.39% 19
Reading +21 137 £45,000 - 9
South West +7 113 £42,500 -5.55% 24
Gloucestershire +5 101 £42,500 -5.55% 17
London -30 77 £52,500 - 22
Bracknell +9 54 £38,000 -13.14% 4
Basingstoke +26 44 £51,000 -24.44% 1
Surrey 0 43 £44,125 +10.31%
Gloucester -2 32 £46,000 - 7
City of London +15 31 £60,000 +45.45% 12
Portsmouth - 27 £45,000 -
Southampton +32 24 £43,750 +9.37% 4
Andover +7 20 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Cheltenham -3 19 £72,500 +42.99% 8
Guildford -4 11 £46,000 +2.22%
Farnborough +13 10 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Bristol -19 10 £36,250 +3.57% 2
East Midlands - 10 £55,000 - 1
Leatherhead -14 9 £38,750 -18.42%
East of England -21 8 £36,250 +3.57%
North West +13 7 £48,750 +25.00% 2
Hook -1 7 - -
Derbyshire - 6 £55,000 - 1
Aldershot - 6 £55,000 -
Chesterfield - 6 £55,000 - 1
Banbury - 5 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £52,500 -

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1265 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 751 (59.37%) SC Cleared
3 435 (34.39%) Windows
4 355 (28.06%) Linux
5 259 (20.47%) Java
6 254 (20.08%) Microsoft
7 222 (17.55%) Oracle
7 222 (17.55%) ITIL
8 204 (16.13%) Finance
9 203 (16.05%) SQL
10 202 (15.97%) HP
11 199 (15.73%) VMware
12 183 (14.47%) Degree
13 178 (14.07%) C#
13 178 (14.07%) Active Directory
14 175 (13.83%) Telecoms
15 174 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
16 173 (13.68%) C
16 173 (13.68%) UNIX
17 169 (13.36%) C++
18 133 (10.51%) DNS
19 131 (10.36%) Information Security
20 130 (10.28%) Software Engineering
21 127 (10.04%) DHCP
22 122 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
23 118 (9.33%) MS Excel
23 118 (9.33%) Retail
24 115 (9.09%) Shell Script
25 109 (8.62%) Citrix
26 103 (8.14%) Management Information System

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 74 (5.85%) Apache
1 74 (5.85%) MS Exchange
2 70 (5.53%) SharePoint
3 63 (4.98%) WebLogic
4 47 (3.72%) IIS
5 44 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 28 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 27 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
8 26 (2.06%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 19 (1.50%) MS Project Server
10 17 (1.34%) WebSphere
11 15 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 15 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 14 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (1.03%) Live Communications Server
14 12 (0.95%) IBM Notes
15 9 (0.71%) ArcGIS
16 8 (0.63%) WebSphere Process Server
16 8 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
16 8 (0.63%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 118 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 46 (3.64%) MS Office
3 44 (3.48%) MS Project
4 15 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.16%) SPSS
6 2 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.16%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.079%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 25 (1.98%) Oracle Applications
2 17 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
5 8 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (0.63%) AquaLogic BPM
6 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
8 3 (0.24%) Summit
9 2 (0.16%) RMDS
9 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.079%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.079%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.32%) SaaS
2 2 (0.16%) Office 365
3 1 (0.079%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 133 (10.51%) DNS
2 127 (10.04%) DHCP
3 101 (7.98%) SAN
4 71 (5.61%) TCP/IP
5 66 (5.22%) Firewall
6 57 (4.51%) Internet
7 49 (3.87%) LAN
8 48 (3.79%) WAN
9 43 (3.40%) Wireshark
10 31 (2.45%) HTTP
11 29 (2.29%) Intrusion Detection
12 26 (2.06%) tcpdump
13 23 (1.82%) LDAP
14 21 (1.66%) Network Security
15 17 (1.34%) SMTP
15 17 (1.34%) NAS
16 16 (1.26%) FTP
17 14 (1.11%) VPN
18 13 (1.03%) Wireless
19 10 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (6.32%) Oracle Database
2 57 (4.51%) MySQL
3 51 (4.03%) SQL Server
4 28 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 24 (1.90%) EDRMS
6 20 (1.58%) IDOL
7 17 (1.34%) Oracle Discoverer
8 11 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (0.71%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.63%) Big Data
12 6 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.47%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.47%) DTS
13 5 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (0.32%) Apache Accumulo
14 4 (0.32%) Oracle ODI
14 4 (0.32%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (1.66%) TestDirector
2 18 (1.42%) LoadRunner
3 10 (0.79%) Subversion
4 9 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (0.40%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.24%) WinRunner
7 3 (0.24%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.24%) Maven
7 3 (0.24%) JIRA
7 3 (0.24%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (0.16%) WinDbg
8 2 (0.16%) GDB
8 2 (0.16%) ERwin
8 2 (0.16%) Selenium
8 2 (0.16%) JUnit
8 2 (0.16%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.079%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.079%) ClearCase
General
1 204 (16.13%) Finance
2 175 (13.83%) Telecoms
3 118 (9.33%) Retail
4 48 (3.79%) Military
5 29 (2.29%) Law
6 13 (1.03%) Banking
6 13 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 10 (0.79%) Legal
8 4 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.32%) Local Government
9 2 (0.16%) Billing
9 2 (0.16%) Advertising
9 2 (0.16%) Automotive
9 2 (0.16%) Electronics
10 1 (0.079%) Front Office
10 1 (0.079%) Back Office
10 1 (0.079%) Publishing
10 1 (0.079%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.079%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 174 (13.75%) Consultant
2 137 (10.83%) Support Engineer
3 126 (9.96%) Analyst
4 118 (9.33%) Developer
5 106 (8.38%) Architect
6 68 (5.38%) Administrator
7 65 (5.14%) Security Analyst
8 61 (4.82%) Software Engineer
9 60 (4.74%) Security Consultant
10 49 (3.87%) DBA
11 47 (3.72%) Security Architect
12 45 (3.56%) Oracle DBA
13 35 (2.77%) C++ Developer
13 35 (2.77%) 3rd Line Support
13 35 (2.77%) Software Developer
14 33 (2.61%) Project Manager
15 32 (2.53%) 2nd Line Support
15 32 (2.53%) Information Security Consultant
15 32 (2.53%) CLAS Consultant
16 30 (2.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (6.96%) HTML
2 55 (4.35%) .NET
3 52 (4.11%) J2EE
4 36 (2.85%) Middleware
5 32 (2.53%) XML
6 25 (1.98%) Oracle Fusion
7 21 (1.66%) ASP.NET
8 20 (1.58%) HTML5
9 17 (1.34%) FreeMarker
9 17 (1.34%) Flash
10 14 (1.11%) Web Services
10 14 (1.11%) JSF
11 10 (0.79%) JSP
12 8 (0.63%) .NET Framework
13 7 (0.55%) Apache Flex
13 7 (0.55%) CSS
14 6 (0.47%) Java EE
15 5 (0.40%) Hibernate
15 5 (0.40%) COM
15 5 (0.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 103 (8.14%) Management Information System
2 85 (6.72%) Mathematics
3 74 (5.85%) RMADS
4 67 (5.30%) Clustering
5 65 (5.14%) PKI
6 54 (4.27%) CESG
7 40 (3.16%) Computer Science
8 34 (2.69%) CESG CLAS
9 26 (2.06%) Statistics
10 23 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
11 21 (1.66%) Open Source
11 21 (1.66%) Physics
12 19 (1.50%) Blackberry
13 16 (1.26%) Cryptography
13 16 (1.26%) VHDL
14 15 (1.19%) Device Driver
14 15 (1.19%) Replication
15 14 (1.11%) Thin Client
15 14 (1.11%) SCADA
15 14 (1.11%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 435 (34.39%) Windows
2 355 (28.06%) Linux
3 174 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 173 (13.68%) UNIX
5 122 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 100 (7.91%) HPUX
7 93 (7.35%) Solaris
8 71 (5.61%) Windows XP
9 59 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 44 (3.48%) Windows 2000
11 32 (2.53%) Windows 7
12 19 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
14 8 (0.63%) AIX
15 6 (0.47%) CentOS
16 5 (0.40%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.24%) Android
17 3 (0.24%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (17.55%) ITIL
2 131 (10.36%) Information Security
3 130 (10.28%) Software Engineering
4 95 (7.51%) Information Assurance
5 81 (6.40%) Security Architecture
6 79 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 78 (6.17%) SIEM
8 73 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 69 (5.45%) Cyber Security
10 68 (5.38%) Network Design
11 64 (5.06%) Configuration Management
11 64 (5.06%) Project Management
12 63 (4.98%) Incident Management
13 57 (4.51%) Risk Assessment
14 56 (4.43%) Analytics
15 55 (4.35%) Service Management
16 53 (4.19%) Time Management
17 51 (4.03%) TOGAF
18 49 (3.87%) PRINCE2
19 48 (3.79%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 259 (20.47%) Java
2 203 (16.05%) SQL
3 178 (14.07%) C#
4 173 (13.68%) C
5 169 (13.36%) C++
6 115 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 102 (8.06%) JavaScript
8 67 (5.30%) Perl
9 64 (5.06%) PowerShell
10 60 (4.74%) VB
11 58 (4.58%) Python
12 16 (1.26%) VBScript
13 14 (1.11%) Bash Shell
14 11 (0.87%) MATLAB
14 11 (0.87%) T-SQL
15 8 (0.63%) PL/SQL
15 8 (0.63%) Ruby
16 7 (0.55%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.55%) VBA
17 6 (0.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1265 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 751 (59.37%) SC Cleared
3 183 (14.47%) Degree
4 85 (6.72%) ISEB
5 61 (4.82%) CISSP
6 48 (3.79%) GCIA
7 43 (3.40%) CISM
8 31 (2.45%) GCIH
8 31 (2.45%) ISTQB
8 31 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (2.06%) GIAC
10 23 (1.82%) MCP
11 22 (1.74%) MCSE
12 20 (1.58%) CTC Cleared
13 19 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 18 (1.42%) PhD
14 18 (1.42%) CISA
14 18 (1.42%) CEH
15 16 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (1.26%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (7.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (3.72%) SLA
3 37 (2.92%) QA
4 15 (1.19%) COBIT
5 8 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.63%) JSP 440
5 8 (0.63%) BS25999
5 8 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.55%) HMG Infosec
7 2 (0.16%) BS7799
7 2 (0.16%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.079%) GPG13
8 1 (0.079%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 178 (14.07%) Active Directory
2 96 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (5.38%) VMware ESX
4 61 (4.82%) vSphere
5 45 (3.56%) Oracle RAC
6 44 (3.48%) Hyper-V
7 26 (2.06%) Snort
8 24 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (1.74%) ISA Server
10 17 (1.34%) vCloud
11 15 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
12 12 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (0.79%) XenApp
13 10 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
14 8 (0.63%) NFS
14 8 (0.63%) Terminal Services
15 6 (0.47%) XenDesktop
16 5 (0.40%) Samba
17 4 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 91 (7.19%) NetBackup
2 44 (3.48%) EMC NetWorker
3 43 (3.40%) SCCM
4 42 (3.32%) HP Quality Center
5 39 (3.08%) SCOM
6 36 (2.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 29 (2.29%) WSUS
8 28 (2.21%) Data Guard
9 26 (2.06%) HP SIM
10 20 (1.58%) Tivoli
11 16 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 13 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 10 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 9 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
15 8 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 7 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
16 7 (0.55%) Backup Exec
17 6 (0.47%) MOM
17 6 (0.47%) OpenView
17 6 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 254 (20.08%) Microsoft
2 222 (17.55%) Oracle
3 202 (15.97%) HP
4 199 (15.73%) VMware
5 109 (8.62%) Citrix
6 92 (7.27%) Fujitsu
7 90 (7.11%) Red Hat
8 89 (7.04%) Symantec
9 70 (5.53%) Veritas
10 64 (5.06%) Cisco
11 61 (4.82%) IBM
12 52 (4.11%) Brocade
13 51 (4.03%) EMC
14 49 (3.87%) NetApp
14 49 (3.87%) Sourcefire
15 40 (3.16%) LogRhythm
15 40 (3.16%) JBoss
16 29 (2.29%) Meridio
17 24 (1.90%) ArcSight
18 22 (1.74%) McAfee
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 34000 - 46000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 70000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday