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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 409 472 393
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -79
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 664 483 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.44% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.09% 1.63% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 446 336 589
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 £35,350 £32,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31744 29671 33091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.29% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24856 23856 28287
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 £65,000 £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 30 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 30 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 +56 631 £46,000 +2.22% 98
South East +66 401 £45,000 - 32
Berkshire +33 201 £45,000 +16.12% 10
Hampshire +52 155 £47,500 -11.62% 16
Reading +26 127 £45,000 - 2
South West +3 121 £42,500 -5.55% 26
Gloucestershire +5 109 £42,500 -5.55% 20
London -53 74 £52,500 +5.00% 35
Bracknell +12 57 £38,000 -13.14% 2
Surrey -4 43 £43,250 +5.48% 2
Basingstoke +26 42 £51,000 -24.44% 1
Gloucester +1 38 £46,000 +5.74% 8
City of London +8 30 £60,000 +51.89% 18
Portsmouth - 27 £48,000 -
Southampton +31 26 £43,750 +9.37% 4
Cheltenham -1 19 £70,000 +36.18% 9
Andover +6 17 £45,000 -12.19%
Farnborough +11 11 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Guildford -4 11 £46,000 +2.22% 2
East of England -10 10 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Bristol -18 10 £36,250 -3.33% 2
East Midlands - 10 £55,000 - 1
Leatherhead -11 8 £40,000 -15.78%
North West +10 7 £48,750 +25.00% 3
Hook -3 7 - - 1
Derbyshire - 7 £55,000 - 1
Chesterfield - 7 £55,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +2 6 £33,750 -3.57%
Aldershot - 6 £55,000 -
Banbury - 5 £52,500 -

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 1263 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 757 (59.94%) SC Cleared
3 431 (34.13%) Windows
4 354 (28.03%) Linux
5 260 (20.59%) Java
6 254 (20.11%) Microsoft
7 232 (18.37%) Oracle
8 223 (17.66%) ITIL
9 207 (16.39%) Finance
10 206 (16.31%) SQL
11 201 (15.91%) HP
12 198 (15.68%) VMware
13 185 (14.65%) Degree
14 180 (14.25%) Active Directory
15 179 (14.17%) C#
16 177 (14.01%) Telecoms
17 171 (13.54%) Windows Server 2003
17 171 (13.54%) C++
17 171 (13.54%) UNIX
18 170 (13.46%) C
19 132 (10.45%) Information Security
20 131 (10.37%) DNS
21 130 (10.29%) Software Engineering
22 123 (9.74%) DHCP
23 122 (9.66%) Retail
23 122 (9.66%) Windows Server 2008
24 118 (9.34%) MS Excel
25 112 (8.87%) Shell Script
26 106 (8.39%) Citrix
27 104 (8.23%) JavaScript

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 78 (6.18%) Apache
2 77 (6.10%) MS Exchange
3 75 (5.94%) SharePoint
4 65 (5.15%) WebLogic
5 48 (3.80%) IIS
6 47 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 31 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 29 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 27 (2.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 17 (1.35%) MS Project Server
10 17 (1.35%) WebSphere
10 17 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 15 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 15 (1.19%) Live Communications Server
12 14 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (0.95%) IBM Notes
14 10 (0.79%) Oracle Application Server
15 9 (0.71%) ArcGIS
16 8 (0.63%) WebSphere Process Server
16 8 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 118 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 46 (3.64%) MS Office
3 42 (3.33%) MS Project
4 16 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.24%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.24%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.16%) SPSS
8 1 (0.079%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (2.14%) Oracle Applications
2 18 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
3 10 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.63%) AquaLogic BPM
5 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.24%) Summit
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
8 2 (0.16%) RMDS
8 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.079%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.079%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.32%) SaaS
2 2 (0.16%) Office 365
3 1 (0.079%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 131 (10.37%) DNS
2 123 (9.74%) DHCP
3 100 (7.92%) SAN
4 73 (5.78%) TCP/IP
5 68 (5.38%) Firewall
6 57 (4.51%) Internet
7 48 (3.80%) LAN
8 46 (3.64%) WAN
9 45 (3.56%) Wireshark
10 33 (2.61%) HTTP
11 30 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
11 30 (2.38%) tcpdump
12 24 (1.90%) LDAP
13 20 (1.58%) Network Security
14 18 (1.43%) SMTP
15 17 (1.35%) NAS
15 17 (1.35%) FTP
16 15 (1.19%) VPN
17 13 (1.03%) Wireless
18 10 (0.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (6.89%) Oracle Database
2 56 (4.43%) MySQL
3 51 (4.04%) SQL Server
4 29 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 26 (2.06%) EDRMS
6 22 (1.74%) IDOL
7 19 (1.50%) Oracle Discoverer
8 11 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (0.63%) Big Data
11 7 (0.55%) Relational Database
12 6 (0.48%) DTS
12 6 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.48%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.32%) Apache Accumulo
14 4 (0.32%) Oracle ODI
15 3 (0.24%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.24%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (1.50%) TestDirector
2 18 (1.43%) LoadRunner
3 10 (0.79%) Subversion
4 9 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
5 8 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
6 7 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (0.32%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.24%) Selenium
8 3 (0.24%) JIRA
8 3 (0.24%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (0.24%) WinRunner
8 3 (0.24%) Maven
8 3 (0.24%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.16%) ERwin
9 2 (0.16%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.16%) JUnit
9 2 (0.16%) GDB
9 2 (0.16%) WinDbg
9 2 (0.16%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.16%) FitNesse
General
1 207 (16.39%) Finance
2 177 (14.01%) Telecoms
3 122 (9.66%) Retail
4 47 (3.72%) Military
5 29 (2.30%) 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 3 (0.24%) Automotive
10 2 (0.16%) Electronics
10 2 (0.16%) Advertising
11 1 (0.079%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.079%) Marketing
11 1 (0.079%) Billing
11 1 (0.079%) Publishing
11 1 (0.079%) Front Office
11 1 (0.079%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 175 (13.86%) Consultant
2 140 (11.08%) Support Engineer
3 127 (10.06%) Analyst
4 119 (9.42%) Developer
5 101 (8.00%) Architect
6 71 (5.62%) Administrator
7 66 (5.23%) Security Analyst
8 61 (4.83%) Software Engineer
9 59 (4.67%) Security Consultant
10 55 (4.35%) DBA
11 51 (4.04%) Oracle DBA
12 45 (3.56%) Security Architect
13 36 (2.85%) C++ Developer
14 35 (2.77%) 3rd Line Support
15 34 (2.69%) Software Developer
15 34 (2.69%) 2nd Line Support
16 33 (2.61%) Project Manager
17 32 (2.53%) Information Security Consultant
18 30 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
18 30 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (7.13%) HTML
2 57 (4.51%) .NET
3 52 (4.12%) J2EE
4 39 (3.09%) Middleware
5 31 (2.45%) XML
6 27 (2.14%) Oracle Fusion
7 21 (1.66%) ASP.NET
8 20 (1.58%) HTML5
9 18 (1.43%) FreeMarker
10 17 (1.35%) Flash
11 14 (1.11%) JSF
11 14 (1.11%) Web Services
12 11 (0.87%) JSP
13 8 (0.63%) .NET Framework
14 7 (0.55%) Apache Flex
14 7 (0.55%) CSS
15 6 (0.48%) Java EE
16 5 (0.40%) jQuery
16 5 (0.40%) COM
16 5 (0.40%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 101 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 89 (7.05%) Mathematics
3 71 (5.62%) RMADS
4 64 (5.07%) PKI
5 63 (4.99%) Clustering
6 53 (4.20%) CESG
7 42 (3.33%) Computer Science
8 33 (2.61%) CESG CLAS
9 29 (2.30%) Statistics
10 23 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (1.74%) Physics
12 21 (1.66%) Open Source
12 21 (1.66%) Blackberry
13 17 (1.35%) VHDL
14 15 (1.19%) Cryptography
14 15 (1.19%) Replication
14 15 (1.19%) Device Driver
15 13 (1.03%) Fat Client
15 13 (1.03%) Thin Client
16 12 (0.95%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 431 (34.13%) Windows
2 354 (28.03%) Linux
3 171 (13.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 171 (13.54%) UNIX
4 122 (9.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 102 (8.08%) HPUX
6 96 (7.60%) Solaris
7 72 (5.70%) Windows XP
8 58 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 44 (3.48%) Windows 2000
10 31 (2.45%) Windows 7
11 19 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (0.63%) AIX
14 6 (0.48%) CentOS
15 5 (0.40%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.32%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.32%) Android
17 3 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (17.66%) ITIL
2 132 (10.45%) Information Security
3 130 (10.29%) Software Engineering
4 96 (7.60%) Information Assurance
5 82 (6.49%) SIEM
6 79 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 76 (6.02%) Security Architecture
8 75 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 71 (5.62%) Incident Management
9 71 (5.62%) Cyber Security
10 67 (5.30%) Network Design
11 64 (5.07%) Configuration Management
11 64 (5.07%) Project Management
12 58 (4.59%) Analytics
13 57 (4.51%) Risk Assessment
14 56 (4.43%) Time Management
15 55 (4.35%) Service Management
16 49 (3.88%) TOGAF
17 47 (3.72%) OO
17 47 (3.72%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 260 (20.59%) Java
2 206 (16.31%) SQL
3 179 (14.17%) C#
4 171 (13.54%) C++
5 170 (13.46%) C
6 112 (8.87%) Shell Script
7 104 (8.23%) JavaScript
8 63 (4.99%) PowerShell
8 63 (4.99%) Perl
9 60 (4.75%) VB
10 57 (4.51%) Python
11 17 (1.35%) VBScript
12 14 (1.11%) Bash Shell
13 12 (0.95%) 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 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1263 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 757 (59.94%) SC Cleared
3 185 (14.65%) Degree
4 83 (6.57%) ISEB
5 60 (4.75%) CISSP
6 52 (4.12%) GCIA
7 43 (3.40%) CISM
8 35 (2.77%) GCIH
9 29 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 28 (2.22%) GIAC
10 28 (2.22%) ISTQB
11 24 (1.90%) MCP
12 23 (1.82%) MCSE
13 22 (1.74%) CTC Cleared
14 20 (1.58%) PhD
14 20 (1.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 18 (1.43%) CEH
15 18 (1.43%) CISA
16 17 (1.35%) BC Cleared
17 15 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (7.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (3.64%) SLA
3 39 (3.09%) QA
4 14 (1.11%) 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 6 (0.48%) HMG Infosec
7 2 (0.16%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.079%) GPG13
8 1 (0.079%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.079%) BS7799
System Software
1 180 (14.25%) Active Directory
2 97 (7.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (5.23%) VMware ESX
4 58 (4.59%) vSphere
5 51 (4.04%) Oracle RAC
6 43 (3.40%) Hyper-V
7 27 (2.14%) Snort
8 24 (1.90%) ISA Server
8 24 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (1.35%) vCloud
9 17 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
12 10 (0.79%) XenApp
13 8 (0.63%) Terminal Services
13 8 (0.63%) NFS
14 6 (0.48%) XenDesktop
15 5 (0.40%) Samba
16 4 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 91 (7.21%) NetBackup
2 44 (3.48%) EMC NetWorker
3 42 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
4 40 (3.17%) SCCM
5 39 (3.09%) SCOM
6 38 (3.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 32 (2.53%) Data Guard
8 29 (2.30%) WSUS
9 26 (2.06%) HP SIM
10 18 (1.43%) Tivoli
11 16 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 11 (0.87%) 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 (0.48%) MOM
17 6 (0.48%) OpenView
17 6 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 254 (20.11%) Microsoft
2 232 (18.37%) Oracle
3 201 (15.91%) HP
4 198 (15.68%) VMware
5 106 (8.39%) Citrix
6 96 (7.60%) Fujitsu
7 92 (7.28%) Red Hat
8 87 (6.89%) Symantec
9 72 (5.70%) Veritas
10 60 (4.75%) Cisco
10 60 (4.75%) IBM
11 53 (4.20%) Sourcefire
11 53 (4.20%) Brocade
12 49 (3.88%) EMC
13 47 (3.72%) NetApp
14 42 (3.33%) LogRhythm
15 40 (3.17%) JBoss
16 31 (2.45%) Meridio
17 24 (1.90%) ArcSight
18 23 (1.82%) McAfee
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-70k - Car Allowance, Pension, Bonus.
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 38k + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 70000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 34000 - 46000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
UK
CSC
Salary: From £45 to £85 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £45 to £85 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
North West London
CSC
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
UK
CSC
Salary: From £45 to £85 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
UK
CSC
Salary: From £70 to £95 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
UK
CSC
Salary: From £50 to £75 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
UK
CSC
Salary: From £50 to £75 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50k - 75k per year + £7k Shift Allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + £7k Allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday