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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 259 211 252
Rank change year-on-year -48 +41 +53
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 25 22 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.44% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.07% 2.47% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 12
10th Percentile £40,875 £51,250 £46,737
25th Percentile £46,250 £53,750 £51,217
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £92,500 £67,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +37.04% +17.39% +12.75%
75th Percentile £101,250 £75,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £106,625 £77,500 -
Central London median annual salary £82,500 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% +17.39% +10.58%

DV Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,209 891 1,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.36% 17.66% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 814 770 1,182
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £32,775
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +12.00% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £93,750 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +12.00% +4.17%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in the City of London

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DV Cleared in the City of London.

Salary trend for DV Cleared in the City of London

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing DV Cleared in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Salary histogram for DV Cleared in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, IT jobs citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (72.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (52.00%) Social Skills
4 11 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (28.00%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (28.00%) Security Operations
5 7 (28.00%) Project Management
5 7 (28.00%) Public Sector
6 6 (24.00%) Python
7 5 (20.00%) Windows
7 5 (20.00%) Firewall
7 5 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (16.00%) Big Data
8 4 (16.00%) Law
8 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (16.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.00%) Agile
8 4 (16.00%) Linux
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (12.00%) CISSP
9 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) Publishing
9 3 (12.00%) Migration
9 3 (12.00%) CISM
9 3 (12.00%) Analytics
9 3 (12.00%) DevOps
9 3 (12.00%) Coaching
9 3 (12.00%) SANS
9 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Confluence
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (4.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) BGP
3 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) MPLS
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) OSPF
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.00%) eggPlant
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) JMeter
1 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (8.00%) Postman
1 2 (8.00%) REST Assured
1 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (8.00%) The Grinder
2 1 (4.00%) GitLab
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (52.00%) Social Skills
2 7 (28.00%) Public Sector
3 4 (16.00%) Law
4 3 (12.00%) Publishing
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
1 7 (28.00%) Security Manager
1 7 (28.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Data Scientist
3 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Tester
3 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Researcher
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Cyber Defence Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.00%) Cybercrime
2 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Android
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (28.00%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (28.00%) Project Management
2 7 (28.00%) Security Operations
3 5 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (16.00%) Agile
4 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Coaching
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Data Science
5 3 (12.00%) Data Strategy
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps
5 3 (12.00%) Fuzz Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) C
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) Groovy
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (72.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (12.00%) CISM
4 3 (12.00%) CISSP
4 3 (12.00%) SANS
5 2 (8.00%) CCNP
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (4.00%) CCNA
6 1 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (4.00%) GIAC
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.00%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.00%) OSCP
6 1 (4.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Citrix
1 2 (8.00%) HP
1 2 (8.00%) Intel
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
1 2 (8.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Juniper
2 1 (4.00%) Remedy
2 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow