The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 377 385 413
Rank change year-on-year +8 +28  
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 656 707 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.79% 0.78% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.23% 2.92% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 447 406 444
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,400 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20341 24211 28429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.56% 26.55% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15933 19808 22724
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in England

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DV Cleared in England.

Salary trend for DV Cleared in England

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DV Cleared in England

DV Cleared
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +2 240 £47,500 - 21
South East +36 193 £45,000 -10.00% 25
London 0 181 £55,000 -21.42% 14
West Midlands +10 12 £50,000 -23.07% 2
East of England -25 12 £60,000 +71.42% 2
North West -30 12 £37,500 -46.42% 2
Yorkshire +14 2 - - 2
East Midlands +20 1 £67,500 +58.82%
DV Cleared
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 1192 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 470 (39.43%) SC Cleared
3 445 (37.33%) C
4 328 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
5 325 (27.27%) Java
6 324 (27.18%) Linux
7 315 (26.43%) Cybersecurity
8 311 (26.09%) Windows
9 239 (20.05%) Degree
10 236 (19.80%) Software Engineering
11 217 (18.20%) ITIL
12 208 (17.45%) C++
13 201 (16.86%) Python
14 163 (13.67%) Unix
15 154 (12.92%) VMware
16 146 (12.25%) Firewall
17 137 (11.49%) TCP/IP
18 135 (11.33%) Big Data
19 134 (11.24%) SQL
20 133 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
21 130 (10.91%) Telecoms
22 129 (10.82%) C#
23 123 (10.32%) Microsoft
23 123 (10.32%) Information Security
24 117 (9.82%) Mentoring
24 117 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
25 116 (9.73%) Finance
26 115 (9.65%) Cisco
27 113 (9.48%) Business Development
28 112 (9.40%) Project Management

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 41 (3.44%) Apache Spark
2 37 (3.10%) SharePoint
3 36 (3.02%) WebLogic
4 28 (2.35%) JBoss
5 27 (2.27%) Confluence
6 26 (2.18%) Apache Pig
6 26 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
7 19 (1.59%) Apache
8 17 (1.43%) WebSphere
9 10 (0.84%) Apache Solr
9 10 (0.84%) MS Exchange
10 9 (0.76%) Skype for Business
11 8 (0.67%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.34%) IIS
13 4 (0.34%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.25%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 44 (3.69%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (1.34%) OmniGraffle
5 12 (1.01%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.76%) Amazon S3
3 7 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.59%) GitHub
4 6 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.42%) SaaS
6 2 (0.17%) IaaS
6 2 (0.17%) Office 365
7 1 (0.084%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.084%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 146 (12.25%) Firewall
2 137 (11.49%) TCP/IP
3 89 (7.47%) DHCP
4 88 (7.38%) DNS
5 75 (6.29%) LAN
6 66 (5.54%) WAN
7 64 (5.37%) Internet
8 54 (4.53%) Network Security
9 48 (4.03%) HTTP
10 47 (3.94%) SMTP
10 47 (3.94%) Wireshark
11 45 (3.78%) Wireless
12 44 (3.69%) FTP
13 36 (3.02%) SS7
14 35 (2.94%) BGP
14 35 (2.94%) VPN
15 31 (2.60%) SSL
16 28 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
16 28 (2.35%) OSPF
16 28 (2.35%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (11.33%) Big Data
2 86 (7.21%) Hadoop
3 53 (4.45%) MongoDB
4 45 (3.78%) Apache Hive
5 39 (3.27%) MySQL
6 34 (2.85%) Relational Database
7 33 (2.77%) Oracle Database
8 30 (2.52%) SQL Server
9 17 (1.43%) NoSQL
10 16 (1.34%) RDBMS
11 15 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (1.09%) OrientDB
13 10 (0.84%) Sqoop
14 9 (0.76%) Oracle OWB
15 8 (0.67%) Data Mining
16 7 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 5 (0.42%) Impala
19 3 (0.25%) Geospatial Data
19 3 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 85 (7.13%) Selenium
2 66 (5.54%) LoadRunner
3 65 (5.45%) Cucumber
3 65 (5.45%) JIRA
4 41 (3.44%) JMeter
5 39 (3.27%) JUnit
6 31 (2.60%) Jenkins
7 24 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 23 (1.93%) Git (software)
9 21 (1.76%) TestNG
10 17 (1.43%) Bitbucket
11 16 (1.34%) Axure RP
12 15 (1.26%) EasyMock
12 15 (1.26%) HP UFT
13 9 (0.76%) PeopleTools
14 8 (0.67%) Metasploit
14 8 (0.67%) NeoLoad
14 8 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 7 (0.59%) IDA Disassembler
15 7 (0.59%) MSI
General
1 130 (10.91%) Telecoms
2 116 (9.73%) Finance
3 32 (2.68%) Marketing
4 26 (2.18%) Local Government
5 20 (1.68%) Aerospace
5 20 (1.68%) Military
6 17 (1.43%) Electronics
6 17 (1.43%) Legal
6 17 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.26%) Games
8 13 (1.09%) Retail
9 11 (0.92%) Banking
10 6 (0.50%) Back Office
11 2 (0.17%) Automotive
12 1 (0.084%) Advertising
12 1 (0.084%) Law
12 1 (0.084%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.084%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 185 (15.52%) Analyst
2 159 (13.34%) Consultant
3 123 (10.32%) Network Engineer
4 112 (9.40%) Architect
5 93 (7.80%) Software Engineer
6 86 (7.21%) Developer
7 57 (4.78%) Software Developer
8 56 (4.70%) Java Engineer
9 55 (4.61%) Java Software Engineer
10 54 (4.53%) SOC Analyst
11 53 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
11 53 (4.45%) Test Engineer
12 50 (4.19%) Administrator
13 48 (4.03%) Security Analyst
14 46 (3.86%) Systems Engineer
15 38 (3.19%) Tester
16 35 (2.94%) Change Consultant
16 35 (2.94%) Java Developer
17 32 (2.68%) Support Engineer
17 32 (2.68%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (3.78%) Spring
2 43 (3.61%) J2EE
3 42 (3.52%) Java EE
4 40 (3.36%) .NET
4 40 (3.36%) HTML
5 30 (2.52%) Web Services
6 29 (2.43%) CSS
7 28 (2.35%) EJB
8 27 (2.27%) Hibernate
9 24 (2.01%) HTML5
10 22 (1.85%) REST
11 21 (1.76%) CSS3
12 20 (1.68%) JSF
13 17 (1.43%) XML
14 15 (1.26%) JSON
14 15 (1.26%) SOAP
15 13 (1.09%) 802.1X
16 12 (1.01%) Apache Camel
16 12 (1.01%) Middleware
17 9 (0.76%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 133 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (6.38%) Computer Science
2 76 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 65 (5.45%) Data Centre
4 46 (3.86%) CESG
5 43 (3.61%) Cybercrime
6 36 (3.02%) Cyberthreat
7 34 (2.85%) Cyber Defence
8 33 (2.77%) Smartphone
8 33 (2.77%) User Experience
9 31 (2.60%) Security Operations Centre
10 28 (2.35%) Cyber Attack
11 27 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 17 (1.43%) Wiki
13 13 (1.09%) PKI
14 11 (0.92%) Social Media
15 8 (0.67%) Algorithms
15 8 (0.67%) e-Health
16 7 (0.59%) Internet of Things
16 7 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 324 (27.18%) Linux
2 311 (26.09%) Windows
3 163 (13.67%) Unix
4 55 (4.61%) Android
5 54 (4.53%) VxWorks
6 48 (4.03%) Windows Server
7 43 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (2.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (2.27%) Solaris
10 25 (2.10%) CentOS
11 21 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (1.59%) Apple iOS
13 16 (1.34%) AIX
14 14 (1.17%) Windows 7
15 13 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (0.92%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.67%) Windows 10
18 4 (0.34%) Windows XP
19 3 (0.25%) FreeBSD
19 3 (0.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (26.43%) Cybersecurity
3 236 (19.80%) Software Engineering
4 217 (18.20%) ITIL
5 123 (10.32%) Information Security
6 117 (9.82%) Mentoring
7 113 (9.48%) Business Development
8 112 (9.40%) Project Management
9 111 (9.31%) Test Automation
10 90 (7.55%) Penetration Testing
11 89 (7.47%) DevOps
12 85 (7.13%) Analytics
13 82 (6.88%) Service Management
14 80 (6.71%) Network Monitoring
15 78 (6.54%) SIEM
16 77 (6.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 75 (6.29%) Change Management
18 74 (6.21%) Infrastructure Management
19 73 (6.12%) Incident Management
20 72 (6.04%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 445 (37.33%) C
2 325 (27.27%) Java
3 208 (17.45%) C++
4 201 (16.86%) Python
5 134 (11.24%) SQL
6 129 (10.82%) C#
7 72 (6.04%) JavaScript
8 57 (4.78%) Ruby
9 51 (4.28%) Bash Shell
10 41 (3.44%) PowerShell
11 39 (3.27%) Shell Script
12 30 (2.52%) Perl
13 19 (1.59%) PL/SQL
14 18 (1.51%) VB
15 16 (1.34%) Scala
16 11 (0.92%) Korn
17 10 (0.84%) Objective-C
18 9 (0.76%) SQR
19 7 (0.59%) PHP
20 6 (0.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1192 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 470 (39.43%) SC Cleared
3 239 (20.05%) Degree
4 99 (8.31%) Cisco Certification
5 86 (7.21%) ISTQB
6 78 (6.54%) CISSP
7 70 (5.87%) ISEB
8 61 (5.12%) CCNA
8 61 (5.12%) GIAC
9 55 (4.61%) SANS
10 42 (3.52%) GCIH
11 41 (3.44%) GCIA
12 37 (3.10%) CCNP
12 37 (3.10%) CREST Certified
13 35 (2.94%) CEH
14 30 (2.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 24 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
16 23 (1.93%) JNCIS
17 21 (1.76%) CISM
17 21 (1.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.12%) SLA
2 34 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (1.76%) COBIT
4 12 (1.01%) QA
5 11 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials
5 11 (0.92%) RMADS
6 6 (0.50%) JSP 440
6 6 (0.50%) PMO
7 4 (0.34%) Government Security Classifications
7 4 (0.34%) MISRA
8 3 (0.25%) GPG13
9 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.17%) JTAG
9 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.084%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.084%) GDPR
10 1 (0.084%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 117 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (6.04%) Active Directory
3 57 (4.78%) Snort
4 45 (3.78%) Hyper-V
5 42 (3.52%) Virtual Machines
6 28 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (2.10%) vSphere
8 16 (1.34%) Firmware
9 10 (0.84%) Apache Flume
9 10 (0.84%) KVM
10 9 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (0.67%) ISA Server
11 8 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (0.50%) NFS
13 6 (0.50%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (0.50%) XenApp
14 5 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 42 (3.52%) HP Quality Center
2 30 (2.52%) Ansible
3 26 (2.18%) Nmap
3 26 (2.18%) Puppet
4 25 (2.10%) NetBackup
5 19 (1.59%) SCCM
6 16 (1.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 16 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (1.34%) vCenter Server
7 15 (1.26%) Oracle RMAN
8 13 (1.09%) Nagios
9 10 (0.84%) OpenNebula
10 9 (0.76%) Data Guard
10 9 (0.76%) EMC Navisphere
11 8 (0.67%) Cisco LMS
11 8 (0.67%) Opsview
11 8 (0.67%) WSUS
12 7 (0.59%) Nessus
12 7 (0.59%) SCOM
13 6 (0.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 154 (12.92%) VMware
2 123 (10.32%) Microsoft
3 115 (9.65%) Cisco
4 99 (8.31%) Oracle
5 89 (7.47%) HP
6 66 (5.54%) Juniper
7 46 (3.86%) Red Hat
8 45 (3.78%) ArcSight
9 37 (3.10%) LogRhythm
10 19 (1.59%) FireEye
11 18 (1.51%) EMC
12 16 (1.34%) Symantec
13 14 (1.17%) Brocade
14 13 (1.09%) Arista
14 13 (1.09%) McAfee
14 13 (1.09%) Palo Alto
14 13 (1.09%) ServiceNow
15 12 (1.01%) Citrix
15 12 (1.01%) NetApp
15 12 (1.01%) Splunk
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35000 - 45000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35000 - 45000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 80,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus for being DV cleared
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000 (Depending on skill set of candidate)
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Car and Expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 - 90000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 - 75000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 450 - 575 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago