Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 243 190 323
Rank change year-on-year -53 +133 +16
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 15 5 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.71% 0.73% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 4
10th Percentile " £45,450 "
25th Percentile £51,250 £60,375 £31,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £93,000 £33,500
Median % change year-on-year -32.80% +177.61% -29.47%
75th Percentile £72,500 £132,875 £41,750
90th Percentile £76,750 £152,150 £53,450
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £93,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -32.80% +95.79% -13.64%

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 877 681 1,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.70% 18.85% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 751 592 1,472
10th Percentile £41,750 £35,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,125 £80,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -

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 25 October 2021.

Salary histogram for DV Cleared in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) Law
4 5 (33.33%) SCCM
4 5 (33.33%) SCOM
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Service Management
5 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 4 (26.67%) MOM
5 4 (26.67%) HNC
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) DHCP
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (26.67%) Back Office
5 4 (26.67%) Military
5 4 (26.67%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (26.67%) Security Patching

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 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DHCP
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 7 (46.67%) Law
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Back Office
2 4 (26.67%) Military
2 4 (26.67%) Public Sector
3 3 (20.00%) Social Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Police
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Business Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Cyber Defence Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Data Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Security Assurance Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) CSS3
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) HTML5
1 2 (13.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) CESG
1 1 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Security Patching
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) HNC
4 2 (13.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (13.33%) CISM
4 2 (13.33%) CISSP
4 2 (13.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (13.33%) GIAC
4 2 (13.33%) OSCP
4 2 (13.33%) SANS
4 2 (13.33%) SSCP
5 1 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (6.67%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
1 1 (6.67%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
1 5 (33.33%) SCOM
2 4 (26.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (26.67%) MOM
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec
2 1 (6.67%) VMware