Period
to 19 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Police in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Police over the 6 months to 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Police
UK > England
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 686 796 995
Rank change year-on-year +110 +199 -8
Permanent jobs citing Police 299 307 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.65% 0.53% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 175 235 117
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,495 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.78% -10.54% -17.54%
10th Percentile £28,946 £25,000 £30,572
90th Percentile £60,905 £67,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,495 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.78% -10.54% -17.54%

Police is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 46,203 58,255 71,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.31% 41.37% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 35,383 44,764 56,094
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Police
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Police as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Police in England

Police
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Police in England

Police
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Police in England over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Police in England

Police
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Police within the England region over the 6 months to 19 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +140 153 £48,405 +2.66% 7
South East +12 45 £50,000 +17.65% 11
North of England +61 43 £30,894 -12.82% 7
South West +58 35 £45,750 -34.64% 5
North West +53 19 £30,894 -1.52% 5
Yorkshire +10 17 £28,578 -19.35% 1
East of England +59 14 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Midlands +10 13 £50,000 +19.29% 5
East Midlands +36 10 £50,000 +75.44%
North East - 7 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands +2 3 £57,500 +37.19% 5
Police
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, IT jobs citing Police 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 England region with a requirement for Police.

1 120 (40.13%) Security Cleared
2 87 (29.10%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (25.08%) Analytics
4 61 (20.40%) Public Sector
5 58 (19.40%) Law
6 57 (19.06%) Project Management
6 57 (19.06%) SC Cleared
7 56 (18.73%) Capita
8 54 (18.06%) PRINCE2
9 48 (16.05%) Microsoft
10 46 (15.38%) Local Government
11 39 (13.04%) Finance
12 35 (11.71%) Line Management
12 35 (11.71%) Decision-Making
13 34 (11.37%) Project Delivery
14 33 (11.04%) Retail
15 32 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
16 30 (10.03%) Problem-Solving
17 29 (9.70%) Fire and Rescue
17 29 (9.70%) Windows
17 29 (9.70%) Portfolio Management
18 27 (9.03%) Linux
18 27 (9.03%) JavaScript
19 26 (8.70%) Azure
19 26 (8.70%) Degree
20 25 (8.36%) Change Control
20 25 (8.36%) Firewall
20 25 (8.36%) Business Analysis
21 24 (8.03%) Google
21 24 (8.03%) Change Management

Police
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 13 (4.35%) IIS
2 12 (4.01%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.01%) Apache
3 6 (2.01%) CMS
3 6 (2.01%) WordPress
4 5 (1.67%) Confluence
4 5 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (1.67%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (1.34%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.33%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 12 (4.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (3.68%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.34%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.67%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.70%) Azure
2 19 (6.35%) Google Analytics
3 12 (4.01%) AWS
3 12 (4.01%) SaaS
4 10 (3.34%) Office 365
5 5 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.67%) GCP
5 5 (1.67%) Power Platform
5 5 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.67%) NuGet
7 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.36%) Firewall
2 16 (5.35%) DNS
2 16 (5.35%) LAN
2 16 (5.35%) TCP/IP
3 15 (5.02%) WAN
4 13 (4.35%) VPN
5 10 (3.34%) DMZ
5 10 (3.34%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (3.01%) Internet
7 6 (2.01%) BGP
7 6 (2.01%) Network Security
7 6 (2.01%) OSPF
7 6 (2.01%) Skype
7 6 (2.01%) VoIP
7 6 (2.01%) VPLS
7 6 (2.01%) VRRP
7 6 (2.01%) Wireless
7 6 (2.01%) Wireshark
8 4 (1.34%) LTE
8 4 (1.34%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.35%) MySQL
2 13 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.01%) GIS
4 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.67%) Data Lake
5 5 (1.67%) Geospatial Data
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.67%) Power BI
6 3 (1.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 3 (1.00%) Cognos Query Studio
6 3 (1.00%) Cognos Report Studio
6 3 (1.00%) DataStage
6 3 (1.00%) DB2
6 3 (1.00%) DecisionStream
Development Applications
1 12 (4.01%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.01%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.34%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.01%) gulp
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.34%) Selenium
7 3 (1.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.00%) JIRA
7 3 (1.00%) JMeter
8 2 (0.67%) Subversion
9 1 (0.33%) MSTest
9 1 (0.33%) NUnit
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 61 (20.40%) Public Sector
2 58 (19.40%) Law
3 46 (15.38%) Local Government
4 39 (13.04%) Finance
5 33 (11.04%) Retail
6 29 (9.70%) Fire and Rescue
7 22 (7.36%) Telecoms
8 9 (3.01%) Publishing
9 7 (2.34%) Aerospace
9 7 (2.34%) Games
10 6 (2.01%) Marketing
11 2 (0.67%) Legal
11 2 (0.67%) Military
12 1 (0.33%) Electronics
12 1 (0.33%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 38 (12.71%) Analyst
2 28 (9.36%) Developer
3 25 (8.36%) Business Analyst
4 23 (7.69%) Junior
5 20 (6.69%) Project Manager
6 15 (5.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (4.01%) Support Officer
8 10 (3.34%) Consultant
9 9 (3.01%) C# Developer
9 9 (3.01%) Content Designer
9 9 (3.01%) Designer
9 9 (3.01%) Insight Manager
9 9 (3.01%) Programme Manager
10 8 (2.68%) IT Manager
10 8 (2.68%) Security Manager
10 8 (2.68%) Senior Developer
11 7 (2.34%) Architect
11 7 (2.34%) DBA
11 7 (2.34%) Network Engineer
11 7 (2.34%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.36%) .NET
2 17 (5.69%) CSS
2 17 (5.69%) HTML
3 13 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 12 (4.01%) AngularJS
5 10 (3.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (3.34%) RESTful
6 8 (2.68%) .NET Framework
6 8 (2.68%) HTML5
6 8 (2.68%) jQuery
7 7 (2.34%) React
7 7 (2.34%) Sass
7 7 (2.34%) Silverlight
8 6 (2.01%) Apache Flex
8 6 (2.01%) Electron Framework
8 6 (2.01%) LAMP
8 6 (2.01%) Web Services
9 3 (1.00%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.00%) Servlets
9 3 (1.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.03%) Driving Licence
2 23 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 17 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.69%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.69%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (5.35%) CCTV
5 11 (3.68%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.01%) NHS
6 6 (2.01%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.34%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.67%) Cyberattack
9 2 (0.67%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.67%) Photography
9 2 (0.67%) W3C
10 1 (0.33%) CESG
10 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.33%) Clustering
10 1 (0.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.70%) Windows
2 27 (9.03%) Linux
3 11 (3.68%) Windows 10
3 11 (3.68%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.01%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.67%) Unix
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (29.10%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (25.08%) Analytics
3 57 (19.06%) Project Management
4 54 (18.06%) PRINCE2
5 35 (11.71%) Decision-Making
5 35 (11.71%) Line Management
6 34 (11.37%) Project Delivery
7 32 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (10.03%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (9.70%) Portfolio Management
10 25 (8.36%) Business Analysis
10 25 (8.36%) Change Control
11 24 (8.03%) Change Management
11 24 (8.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 21 (7.02%) Migration
13 20 (6.69%) Mentoring
13 20 (6.69%) Programme Management
14 19 (6.35%) Asset Management
15 18 (6.02%) ITIL
15 18 (6.02%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.03%) JavaScript
2 24 (8.03%) SQL
3 23 (7.69%) C#
4 14 (4.68%) Java
5 13 (4.35%) C++
5 13 (4.35%) PHP
6 11 (3.68%) C
7 7 (2.34%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.01%) Ada
8 6 (2.01%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.01%) Python
8 6 (2.01%) VBA
9 5 (1.67%) R
10 2 (0.67%) ES6
10 2 (0.67%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.67%) VB
11 1 (0.33%) IronPython
11 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 120 (40.13%) Security Cleared
2 57 (19.06%) SC Cleared
3 26 (8.70%) Degree
4 21 (7.02%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.34%) JNCIP
5 7 (2.34%) JNCIS
6 6 (2.01%) JNCIE
6 6 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.67%) AWS Certification
8 4 (1.34%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (1.34%) HNC
8 4 (1.34%) HND
9 3 (1.00%) CCNP
9 3 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.00%) CISM
9 3 (1.00%) CISSP
9 3 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.00%) ISEB
10 2 (0.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.68%) PMO
2 9 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 17025
3 7 (2.34%) SLA
4 6 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.67%) Government Security Classifications
6 4 (1.34%) QA
7 3 (1.00%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.00%) GDPR
7 3 (1.00%) P3O
8 1 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.34%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (1.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (3.68%) SCCM
2 10 (3.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 10 (3.34%) SCOM
3 6 (2.01%) Ansible
3 6 (2.01%) BMC PATROL
3 6 (2.01%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (2.01%) Puppet
4 5 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (1.00%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (18.73%) Capita
2 48 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 24 (8.03%) Google
4 17 (5.69%) VMware
5 16 (5.35%) Oracle
6 13 (4.35%) Cisco
7 10 (3.34%) NetApp
7 10 (3.34%) Palo Alto
7 10 (3.34%) SolarWinds
7 10 (3.34%) Tableau
8 7 (2.34%) Juniper
9 5 (1.67%) Alteryx
10 4 (1.34%) DevExpress
11 3 (1.00%) Cognos
11 3 (1.00%) IBM
12 2 (0.67%) SAP
12 2 (0.67%) Virgin Media
13 1 (0.33%) Panasonic
13 1 (0.33%) Red Box
13 1 (0.33%) Siemens