The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Military over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Military
Rank 680 615 573
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -42
Permanent jobs citing Military 223 268 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the General category 0.45% 0.56% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 101 132 190
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,925 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
50066 48140 52336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.73% 45.12% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38614 38226 43474
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Military
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Military within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Military Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Military
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Military within the UK.

Military Salary Trend in the UK

Military
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Military over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Military Salary Histogram in the UK

Military
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Military within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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 -46 220 £43,750 -2.77% 45
South East +3 120 £50,000 +3.09% 21
Hampshire +5 58 £53,500 +2.88% 10
Basingstoke +7 38 £45,000 -13.46%
South West -34 37 £52,500 +16.66% 13
Middlesex +16 27 £50,000 +77.77% 4
London -37 27 £40,000 -46.66% 2
Bristol -5 18 £34,000 -26.48% 4
East of England -25 16 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 14 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Sussex -30 14 £55,000 - 4
Cambridge -4 13 - -
Gloucestershire -6 13 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Cheltenham +2 11 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Crawley -21 11 £47,500 - 2
Surrey +2 9 £30,000 -48.71%
East Midlands - 8 £37,500 - 2
Derby - 8 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 8 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire +5 6 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Yorkshire -48 5 £26,500 -27.39% 1
Farnborough -3 4 £78,750 +110.00% 1
Berkshire -4 4 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Reading -6 4 £45,000 +50.00%
Doncaster -9 4 - - 1
South Yorkshire -22 4 - - 1
North West -29 4 £17,945 -42.78% 3
Manchester -2 3 £17,945 -
Milton Keynes -10 3 - -
Gatwick - 3 £55,000 - 1

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Military 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 Military.

1 259 (49.24%) Security Cleared
2 242 (46.01%) Degree
3 201 (38.21%) Software Engineering
4 148 (28.14%) C++
5 143 (27.19%) SC Cleared
6 134 (25.48%) Electronics
7 124 (23.57%) Windows
8 114 (21.67%) C
9 110 (20.91%) Telecoms
10 108 (20.53%) Aerospace
11 93 (17.68%) C#
12 86 (16.35%) Microsoft
13 85 (16.16%) Linux
14 83 (15.78%) Management Information System
15 79 (15.02%) Project Management
16 71 (13.50%) MS Excel
17 67 (12.74%) Finance
18 65 (12.36%) OO
18 65 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
19 62 (11.79%) Information Management
19 62 (11.79%) UML
20 61 (11.60%) Java
21 59 (11.22%) Communications Security
22 55 (10.46%) Configuration Management
23 53 (10.08%) Chip and PIN
24 52 (9.89%) Business Development
24 52 (9.89%) Computer Science
25 51 (9.70%) Oracle
26 50 (9.51%) Subversion
26 50 (9.51%) Rational DOORS

Military
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Military 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 Military. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.47%) MS Exchange
2 13 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (1.52%) Apache
4 7 (1.33%) IIS
5 6 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (1.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 4 (0.76%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.38%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.38%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.38%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.19%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 71 (13.50%) MS Excel
2 43 (8.17%) MS Office
3 22 (4.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (3.99%) MS Visio
5 20 (3.80%) MS Project
6 9 (1.71%) Simulink
7 6 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.95%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.38%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.38%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 14 (2.66%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.19%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.60%) TCP/IP
2 23 (4.37%) HTTP
3 19 (3.61%) Internet
4 18 (3.42%) SSL
5 13 (2.47%) Firewall
6 8 (1.52%) WAN
7 7 (1.33%) SNMP
7 7 (1.33%) Wireless
8 6 (1.14%) LAN
9 5 (0.95%) ATM
10 4 (0.76%) S/MIME
10 4 (0.76%) 3G
10 4 (0.76%) X.400
10 4 (0.76%) X.500
10 4 (0.76%) Network Security
11 3 (0.57%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.57%) DNS
12 2 (0.38%) DHCP
12 2 (0.38%) VPN
12 2 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.09%) Oracle Database
3 8 (1.52%) MySQL
4 7 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.76%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.38%) MS Access
7 2 (0.38%) Cognos Impromptu
8 1 (0.19%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.19%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 50 (9.51%) Subversion
1 50 (9.51%) Rational DOORS
2 38 (7.22%) Rational Rhapsody
3 21 (3.99%) ClearCase
4 19 (3.61%) Git (software)
5 17 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 17 (3.23%) JDeveloper
5 17 (3.23%) Hudson
6 14 (2.66%) Xcode
7 12 (2.28%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.28%) Jenkins
8 9 (1.71%) NUnit
9 7 (1.33%) MbUnit
10 5 (0.95%) WinDbg
10 5 (0.95%) GDB
10 5 (0.95%) Maven
10 5 (0.95%) JIRA
11 4 (0.76%) PVCS
12 3 (0.57%) Ant
13 2 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 134 (25.48%) Electronics
2 110 (20.91%) Telecoms
3 108 (20.53%) Aerospace
4 67 (12.74%) Finance
5 34 (6.46%) Manufacturing
6 24 (4.56%) Legal
6 24 (4.56%) Marketing
7 18 (3.42%) Avionics
8 17 (3.23%) Retail
8 17 (3.23%) Law
9 7 (1.33%) Games
10 5 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.76%) Front Office
11 4 (0.76%) Local Government
11 4 (0.76%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.76%) French Language
11 4 (0.76%) German Language
11 4 (0.76%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.57%) Advertising
13 2 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 121 (23.00%) Software Engineer
2 43 (8.17%) Architect
3 41 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
4 31 (5.89%) Solutions Architect
4 31 (5.89%) Consultant
5 29 (5.51%) Project Manager
5 29 (5.51%) Designer
6 28 (5.32%) Analyst
6 28 (5.32%) Senior Software Engineer
7 23 (4.37%) Test Engineer
8 20 (3.80%) Developer
8 20 (3.80%) Graduate
9 19 (3.61%) Infrastructure Designer
10 18 (3.42%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 17 (3.23%) Principal Engineer
12 14 (2.66%) Team Leader
12 14 (2.66%) Support Engineer
13 13 (2.47%) Hardware Engineer
13 13 (2.47%) Applications Manager
14 12 (2.28%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (7.60%) HTML
2 33 (6.27%) .NET
3 30 (5.70%) XML
4 22 (4.18%) Middleware
5 21 (3.99%) CSS
6 19 (3.61%) HTML5
6 19 (3.61%) CSS3
7 17 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
8 15 (2.85%) Web Services
9 14 (2.66%) J2EE
10 10 (1.90%) OpenCV
11 9 (1.71%) WCF
11 9 (1.71%) JSF
11 9 (1.71%) .NET Framework
12 8 (1.52%) WinForms
12 8 (1.52%) ASP.NET
13 7 (1.33%) STL
13 7 (1.33%) XSLT
13 7 (1.33%) Ajax
13 7 (1.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 83 (15.78%) Management Information System
2 53 (10.08%) Chip and PIN
3 52 (9.89%) Computer Science
4 48 (9.13%) Mathematics
5 42 (7.98%) Embedded Systems
6 29 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (4.94%) PKI
8 19 (3.61%) Firmware
9 17 (3.23%) Device Driver
10 13 (2.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 13 (2.47%) Physics
11 12 (2.28%) Human Factors
11 12 (2.28%) Social Media
12 11 (2.09%) Fat Client
12 11 (2.09%) Thin Client
13 10 (1.90%) VHDL
13 10 (1.90%) Visualisation
14 8 (1.52%) Cryptography
14 8 (1.52%) Blackberry
15 6 (1.14%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 124 (23.57%) Windows
2 85 (16.16%) Linux
3 27 (5.13%) UNIX
4 21 (3.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (2.47%) HPUX
6 13 (2.47%) Solaris
7 11 (2.09%) VxWorks
7 11 (2.09%) Windows 8
8 10 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.71%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.76%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.76%) Android
10 4 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.38%) AIX
11 2 (0.38%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (38.21%) Software Engineering
2 79 (15.02%) Project Management
3 65 (12.36%) OO
3 65 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (11.79%) Information Management
4 62 (11.79%) UML
5 59 (11.22%) Communications Security
6 55 (10.46%) Configuration Management
7 52 (9.89%) Business Development
8 48 (9.13%) Requirements Management
9 44 (8.37%) Risk Management
10 43 (8.17%) Information Security
11 42 (7.98%) Requirements Analysis
12 41 (7.79%) OOD
13 39 (7.41%) Service Management
14 32 (6.08%) Validation
15 28 (5.32%) CRM
16 27 (5.13%) Embedded Software Development
17 26 (4.94%) Time Management
17 26 (4.94%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 148 (28.14%) C++
2 114 (21.67%) C
3 93 (17.68%) C#
4 61 (11.60%) Java
5 46 (8.75%) SQL
6 43 (8.17%) MATLAB
7 33 (6.27%) JavaScript
8 25 (4.75%) Python
9 16 (3.04%) Objective-C
10 15 (2.85%) VB
10 15 (2.85%) Shell Script
11 10 (1.90%) Embedded C
12 7 (1.33%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.33%) Ada
13 6 (1.14%) Embedded C++
14 3 (0.57%) Fortran
14 3 (0.57%) Delphi
15 2 (0.38%) Perl
15 2 (0.38%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 259 (49.24%) Security Cleared
2 242 (46.01%) Degree
3 143 (27.19%) SC Cleared
4 48 (9.13%) DV Cleared
5 20 (3.80%) ISEB
6 17 (3.23%) HND
7 14 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (2.28%) ISTQB
9 10 (1.90%) Chartered Engineer
10 9 (1.71%) APMP
11 6 (1.14%) PMP
11 6 (1.14%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.95%) HNC
13 4 (0.76%) CEH
13 4 (0.76%) CISSP
13 4 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.76%) CCNP
13 4 (0.76%) BC Cleared
13 4 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.56%) SLA
2 15 (2.85%) JSP 440
3 11 (2.09%) ISO 9001
4 10 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.90%) DO-178B
5 8 (1.52%) QA
5 8 (1.52%) ISO 9000
6 7 (1.33%) IEC 61508
7 5 (0.95%) TickIT
8 4 (0.76%) DO-160
8 4 (0.76%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (7.79%) Hyper-V
2 39 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (6.08%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.38%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.38%) vSphere
6 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (2.85%) SCCM
2 3 (0.57%) Puppet
2 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.38%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.38%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 86 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 51 (9.70%) Oracle
3 40 (7.60%) VMware
4 24 (4.56%) HP
5 22 (4.18%) Cisco
6 20 (3.80%) IBM
6 20 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (3.42%) Citrix
8 16 (3.04%) Fujitsu
9 9 (1.71%) EMC
9 9 (1.71%) NetApp
10 7 (1.33%) Primavera
11 4 (0.76%) NEC
11 4 (0.76%) Juniper
11 4 (0.76%) SAP
12 3 (0.57%) Cognos
12 3 (0.57%) Dell
12 3 (0.57%) MathWorks
12 3 (0.57%) Minitab
13 2 (0.38%) Altiris
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 24k per year + benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Ulverston
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27500.00 - £29500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Chemring Technology Solutions (Roke Manor)
Salary: Competitive package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Chemring Technology Solutions (Roke Manor)
Salary: Competitive package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 5 days ago
South Buckinghamshire
Church International
Salary: £50k to £55k
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago