Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 215 271 299
Rank change year-on-year +56 +28 +42
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 20 14 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.23% 0.89% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 18
10th Percentile £51,692 £46,737 £42,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,217 £43,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £57,500 £51,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.39% +12.75% -14.29%
75th Percentile £76,250 £63,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 " £61,625
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +17.39% +10.58% +2.52%

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 898 1,566 2,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.32% 19.00% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 764 1,388 1,847
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £45,188 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% - +5.93%
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 20 April 2021.

Salary histogram for DV Cleared in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (90.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (45.00%) Law
4 8 (40.00%) OO
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) HTML5
4 8 (40.00%) CSS3
5 5 (25.00%) Big Data
5 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) Public Sector
5 5 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (15.00%) Analytics
6 3 (15.00%) Data Strategy
6 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Linux
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.00%) Requirements Gathering
7 2 (10.00%) Police
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
8 1 (5.00%) Data Centre

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
General
1 9 (45.00%) Law
2 5 (25.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (10.00%) Police
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
1 8 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 8 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Data Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Business Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Business Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Security Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) CSS
1 8 (40.00%) CSS3
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
1 8 (40.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) OO
3 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (15.00%) Analytics
4 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Data Strategy
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Gathering
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.00%) Presales
6 1 (5.00%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (90.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (5.00%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (5.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (5.00%) Cyber Scheme
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) NCSC
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) Juniper
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (5.00%) Symantec
1 1 (5.00%) VMware