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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 419 454 371
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -83
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 661 493 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.46% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.09% 1.69% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 418 337 651
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,700 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%

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
31691 29121 33451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 27.16% 28.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24546 23606 28391
Average salary £44,000 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.11%
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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 21 August 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 21 August 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
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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 +55 629 £45,000 +7.78% 77
South East +43 381 £45,000 +11.11% 33
Berkshire +30 186 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Hampshire +54 159 £47,500 -5.00% 21
South West -9 124 £41,000 +1.23% 16
Gloucestershire +5 111 £41,000 -3.52% 11
Reading +5 92 £45,000 +16.12% 4
Bracknell +15 76 £38,000 +1.33% 3
London -23 75 £57,500 +26.37% 24
Basingstoke +21 39 £51,000 -24.44% 3
Surrey -14 36 £43,250 +5.48%
Gloucester +2 35 £42,500 +3.65% 4
Portsmouth - 29 £48,000 - 1
City of London -1 26 £60,000 +50.00% 14
Southampton - 25 £45,000 - 4
Andover +9 21 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Cheltenham -12 17 £72,500 +101.38% 5
East Midlands - 16 £55,000 -
Farnborough +5 12 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Guildford 0 11 £46,000 +2.22%
East of England -28 10 £33,750 +0.74% 1
North West -10 8 £52,500 +77.96% 2
Northamptonshire - 8 £39,000 -
Derbyshire - 7 £55,000 -
Wiltshire -8 6 £41,250 +13.79% 4
Leatherhead -12 6 £37,500 -21.05%
Chesterfield - 6 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £33,750 -
Manchester +1 5 £45,000 +52.54%
Hook -9 5 - - 2

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1247 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 783 (62.79%) SC Cleared
3 439 (35.20%) Windows
4 330 (26.46%) Linux
5 268 (21.49%) Microsoft
6 251 (20.13%) Oracle
7 248 (19.89%) Java
8 222 (17.80%) SQL
9 218 (17.48%) ITIL
10 216 (17.32%) Finance
11 195 (15.64%) VMware
12 194 (15.56%) Active Directory
13 188 (15.08%) HP
14 178 (14.27%) Windows Server 2003
15 176 (14.11%) C
16 175 (14.03%) C#
17 171 (13.71%) Telecoms
18 162 (12.99%) C++
19 160 (12.83%) UNIX
20 159 (12.75%) Degree
21 140 (11.23%) DNS
22 134 (10.75%) Information Security
23 132 (10.59%) Retail
24 131 (10.51%) Windows Server 2008
25 121 (9.70%) MS Excel
25 121 (9.70%) DHCP
25 121 (9.70%) Software Engineering
26 108 (8.66%) Fujitsu
27 102 (8.18%) JavaScript
28 99 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 84 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 82 (6.58%) MS Exchange
2 82 (6.58%) Apache
3 65 (5.21%) WebLogic
4 57 (4.57%) IIS
5 56 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 43 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 32 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 29 (2.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 24 (1.92%) WebSphere
9 24 (1.92%) Live Communications Server
10 22 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 19 (1.52%) MS Project Server
12 13 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
12 13 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
13 12 (0.96%) IBM Notes
14 11 (0.88%) ArcGIS
15 9 (0.72%) LiveLink
16 8 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 121 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 47 (3.77%) MS Office
3 37 (2.97%) MS Project
4 18 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.48%) Acrobat
6 6 (0.48%) FrameMaker
7 3 (0.24%) Simulink
8 1 (0.080%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.080%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (2.41%) Oracle Applications
2 17 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
3 11 (0.88%) 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 CRM
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
7 3 (0.24%) Summit
7 3 (0.24%) RMDS
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.080%) Cognos Business Intelligence
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
1 140 (11.23%) DNS
2 121 (9.70%) DHCP
3 81 (6.50%) SAN
4 75 (6.01%) Firewall
5 64 (5.13%) TCP/IP
6 63 (5.05%) Internet
7 51 (4.09%) Wireshark
8 40 (3.21%) HTTP
9 37 (2.97%) tcpdump
9 37 (2.97%) Intrusion Detection
10 36 (2.89%) LAN
11 33 (2.65%) WAN
12 26 (2.09%) LDAP
13 21 (1.68%) Network Security
14 16 (1.28%) SMTP
15 15 (1.20%) FTP
15 15 (1.20%) NAS
16 13 (1.04%) Wireless
17 12 (0.96%) VPN
18 11 (0.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (7.62%) Oracle Database
2 71 (5.69%) SQL Server
3 54 (4.33%) MySQL
4 33 (2.65%) EDRMS
5 29 (2.33%) IDOL
5 29 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (1.76%) Oracle Discoverer
7 11 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (0.64%) Hadoop
9 7 (0.56%) Big Data
9 7 (0.56%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.48%) Apache Accumulo
10 6 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (0.48%) DTS
11 5 (0.40%) MS Access
11 5 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (0.32%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (0.32%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (1.52%) TestDirector
2 15 (1.20%) LoadRunner
3 12 (0.96%) Subversion
4 10 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (0.80%) Visual Studio
5 9 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
6 8 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
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%) Maven
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%) JIRA
10 2 (0.16%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.080%) Hudson
General
1 216 (17.32%) Finance
2 171 (13.71%) Telecoms
3 132 (10.59%) Retail
4 46 (3.69%) Military
5 28 (2.25%) Law
6 13 (1.04%) Banking
7 12 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 12 (0.96%) Aerospace
8 9 (0.72%) Legal
9 6 (0.48%) Automotive
10 3 (0.24%) Publishing
10 3 (0.24%) Local Government
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%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.080%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 172 (13.79%) Consultant
2 154 (12.35%) Support Engineer
3 132 (10.59%) Analyst
4 126 (10.10%) Developer
5 96 (7.70%) Architect
6 70 (5.61%) Administrator
7 65 (5.21%) Security Analyst
8 60 (4.81%) DBA
9 58 (4.65%) Oracle DBA
10 56 (4.49%) Software Engineer
11 51 (4.09%) Security Consultant
12 41 (3.29%) 2nd Line Support
12 41 (3.29%) Security Architect
13 39 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
14 37 (2.97%) Software Developer
14 37 (2.97%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 35 (2.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 31 (2.49%) Security Engineer
16 31 (2.49%) Information Security Consultant
16 31 (2.49%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (7.22%) HTML
2 68 (5.45%) .NET
3 57 (4.57%) J2EE
4 43 (3.45%) Middleware
5 30 (2.41%) XML
6 29 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
7 26 (2.09%) Web Services
8 24 (1.92%) ASP.NET
9 21 (1.68%) HTML5
10 18 (1.44%) FreeMarker
10 18 (1.44%) JSP
11 16 (1.28%) CSS
12 13 (1.04%) JSF
13 12 (0.96%) Flash
13 12 (0.96%) .NET Framework
14 10 (0.80%) RESTful
15 8 (0.64%) jQuery
16 7 (0.56%) Apache Flex
16 7 (0.56%) Hibernate
17 6 (0.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 95 (7.62%) Management Information System
2 77 (6.17%) Mathematics
3 68 (5.45%) RMADS
4 62 (4.97%) PKI
5 51 (4.09%) CESG
6 48 (3.85%) Clustering
7 38 (3.05%) Statistics
8 34 (2.73%) Computer Science
9 32 (2.57%) CESG CLAS
10 26 (2.09%) Blackberry
10 26 (2.09%) Open Source
10 26 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (1.84%) Physics
12 18 (1.44%) VHDL
13 17 (1.36%) GIS
14 15 (1.20%) Replication
15 14 (1.12%) Cryptography
16 12 (0.96%) Thin Client
16 12 (0.96%) Fat Client
17 10 (0.80%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 439 (35.20%) Windows
2 330 (26.46%) Linux
3 178 (14.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 160 (12.83%) UNIX
5 131 (10.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 85 (6.82%) HPUX
7 78 (6.26%) Solaris
8 75 (6.01%) Windows XP
9 53 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 40 (3.21%) Windows 2000
11 30 (2.41%) Windows 7
12 22 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
14 10 (0.80%) CentOS
15 6 (0.48%) AIX
16 4 (0.32%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.32%) Android
17 3 (0.24%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (17.48%) ITIL
2 134 (10.75%) Information Security
3 121 (9.70%) Software Engineering
4 92 (7.38%) Incident Management
5 90 (7.22%) Information Assurance
6 86 (6.90%) SIEM
7 74 (5.93%) Risk Management
8 72 (5.77%) Cyber Security
9 69 (5.53%) Configuration Management
9 69 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 69 (5.53%) Security Architecture
10 63 (5.05%) Network Design
11 60 (4.81%) Project Management
12 57 (4.57%) Analytics
13 55 (4.41%) Risk Assessment
14 54 (4.33%) Service Management
14 54 (4.33%) PRINCE2
14 54 (4.33%) Time Management
15 50 (4.01%) OO
16 44 (3.53%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 248 (19.89%) Java
2 222 (17.80%) SQL
3 176 (14.11%) C
4 175 (14.03%) C#
5 162 (12.99%) C++
6 102 (8.18%) JavaScript
7 98 (7.86%) Shell Script
8 73 (5.85%) PowerShell
9 59 (4.73%) VB
10 57 (4.57%) Perl
11 56 (4.49%) Python
12 16 (1.28%) MATLAB
12 16 (1.28%) Bash Shell
12 16 (1.28%) VBScript
13 11 (0.88%) T-SQL
14 8 (0.64%) PHP
14 8 (0.64%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.56%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.56%) VBA
16 6 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1247 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 783 (62.79%) SC Cleared
3 159 (12.75%) Degree
4 74 (5.93%) ISEB
5 61 (4.89%) GCIA
6 55 (4.41%) CISSP
7 43 (3.45%) GCIH
8 37 (2.97%) CISM
9 31 (2.49%) GIAC
9 31 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (2.09%) CTC Cleared
11 25 (2.00%) MCP
12 24 (1.92%) ISTQB
13 22 (1.76%) MCSE
13 22 (1.76%) PhD
14 21 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 16 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 16 (1.28%) CEH
16 12 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
17 11 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (7.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (3.45%) SLA
3 35 (2.81%) QA
4 11 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.80%) JSP 440
6 5 (0.40%) HMG Infosec
7 3 (0.24%) COBIT
8 2 (0.16%) IEC 61508
8 2 (0.16%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.080%) GPG13
9 1 (0.080%) BS7799
9 1 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.080%) BS25999
System Software
1 194 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 99 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
4 56 (4.49%) VMware ESX
5 55 (4.41%) vSphere
6 42 (3.37%) Hyper-V
7 31 (2.49%) ISA Server
8 27 (2.17%) Snort
9 21 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
11 17 (1.36%) vCloud
12 12 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
13 9 (0.72%) XenApp
14 8 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (0.48%) NFS
16 5 (0.40%) XenDesktop
16 5 (0.40%) Samba
16 5 (0.40%) Terminal Services
17 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 2 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 89 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 43 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 43 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
3 42 (3.37%) SCCM
4 41 (3.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 39 (3.13%) SCOM
6 36 (2.89%) Data Guard
7 29 (2.33%) WSUS
8 28 (2.25%) HP SIM
9 19 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 14 (1.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 14 (1.12%) Tivoli
11 11 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 9 (0.72%) Puppet
13 8 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
14 7 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 7 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
15 6 (0.48%) Backup Exec
16 5 (0.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 5 (0.40%) MOM
Vendors
1 268 (21.49%) Microsoft
2 251 (20.13%) Oracle
3 195 (15.64%) VMware
4 188 (15.08%) HP
5 108 (8.66%) Fujitsu
6 98 (7.86%) Citrix
7 89 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 75 (6.01%) Symantec
9 74 (5.93%) Veritas
10 63 (5.05%) IBM
11 60 (4.81%) Sourcefire
12 53 (4.25%) EMC
13 50 (4.01%) Cisco
14 43 (3.45%) LogRhythm
15 42 (3.37%) Brocade
16 40 (3.21%) Meridio
17 38 (3.05%) JBoss
18 37 (2.97%) NetApp
19 24 (1.92%) McAfee
20 23 (1.84%) ArcSight
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum 5% cash/benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Connectus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Hyphen
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: benefits, nefgotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago