Period
to 4 June 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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Police
UK > England
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 643 740 1001
Rank change year-on-year +97 +261 -10
Permanent jobs citing Police 215 336 174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.66% 0.63% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 142 255 110
Median annual salary £52,513 £42,495 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.58% -4.51% -19.09%
10th Percentile £34,478 £25,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,513 £42,495 £44,500
% change year-on-year +23.58% -4.51% -19.09%

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 32,596 53,604 69,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.63% 40.55% 43.25%
Number of salaries quoted 24,926 40,550 53,821
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £91,250 £86,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.32% +2.50%

Police
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Police in England

Police
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Police in England.

Salary trend for Police in England

Police
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Police in England over the 6 months to 4 June 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 4 June 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 +120 97 £56,514 +6.13% 7
South East +81 49 £52,500 +66.67% 6
North of England +125 31 £57,500 +79.68% 1
Midlands +85 24 £50,000 +20.72% 9
North West +103 22 £48,286 +56.30%
South West +80 20 £39,069 -13.18% 4
West Midlands +54 20 £40,698 -2.40% 8
East Midlands +73 18 £50,000 +92.31% 1
East of England +78 12 £55,000 +92.98% 2
North East +18 7 £52,500 +38.16%
Yorkshire +78 2 £57,500 +62.27% 1
Police
UK

For the 6 months to 4 June 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.

1 109 (50.70%) Security Cleared
2 78 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (28.37%) SC Cleared
4 55 (25.58%) Law
5 51 (23.72%) Analytics
6 49 (22.79%) Local Government
7 46 (21.40%) Capita
8 43 (20.00%) Public Sector
9 39 (18.14%) Project Management
10 35 (16.28%) SQL
11 32 (14.88%) Project Delivery
12 27 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (12.09%) Retail
13 26 (12.09%) C#
13 26 (12.09%) JavaScript
13 26 (12.09%) DV Cleared
13 26 (12.09%) Data Science
14 25 (11.63%) Decision-Making
14 25 (11.63%) SQL Server
14 25 (11.63%) PRINCE2
14 25 (11.63%) Information Security
14 25 (11.63%) Business Analysis
14 25 (11.63%) Degree
15 24 (11.16%) Finance
15 24 (11.16%) Microsoft
16 23 (10.70%) Azure
16 23 (10.70%) AngularJS
17 22 (10.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 22 (10.23%) Java
18 21 (9.77%) .NET

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 5 (2.33%) IIS
1 5 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.86%) Apache
2 4 (1.86%) Confluence
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (1.86%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.86%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (1.40%) CMS
3 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.40%) WordPress
4 2 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Synapse
5 1 (0.47%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 6 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.93%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.70%) Azure
2 19 (8.84%) AWS
3 8 (3.72%) SaaS
4 6 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (2.33%) Power Platform
6 4 (1.86%) Amazon ECS
6 4 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.86%) GCP
6 4 (1.86%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.40%) Serverless
8 2 (0.93%) IaaS
8 2 (0.93%) NuGet
8 2 (0.93%) Office 365
8 2 (0.93%) PaaS
9 1 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.47%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.47%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.12%) LAN
2 9 (4.19%) Firewall
3 8 (3.72%) WAN
4 7 (3.26%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.33%) Internet
5 5 (2.33%) Skype
5 5 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.86%) GSM
6 4 (1.86%) LTE
6 4 (1.86%) UMTS
7 3 (1.40%) Network Security
7 3 (1.40%) PABX
8 2 (0.93%) DWDM
8 2 (0.93%) HTTP
8 2 (0.93%) NAS
8 2 (0.93%) SDH
8 2 (0.93%) VLAN
8 2 (0.93%) VPN
9 1 (0.47%) DNS
9 1 (0.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.51%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.12%) MySQL
4 9 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.26%) GIS
6 5 (2.33%) Data Lake
6 5 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.33%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (2.33%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (2.33%) Power BI
7 4 (1.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (1.86%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (1.86%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (0.93%) Big Data
8 2 (0.93%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 13 (6.05%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.72%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.33%) Fiddler
3 5 (2.33%) JMeter
3 5 (2.33%) Selenium
4 4 (1.86%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (1.86%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.40%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.40%) gulp
5 3 (1.40%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.40%) LINQPad
5 3 (1.40%) Postman
6 2 (0.93%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.93%) Subversion
7 1 (0.47%) JIRA
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 55 (25.58%) Law
2 49 (22.79%) Local Government
3 43 (20.00%) Public Sector
4 26 (12.09%) Retail
5 24 (11.16%) Finance
6 17 (7.91%) Legal
7 15 (6.98%) Back Office
8 12 (5.58%) Telecoms
9 10 (4.65%) Fire and Rescue
10 6 (2.79%) Aerospace
11 4 (1.86%) Electronics
11 4 (1.86%) Games
12 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
12 3 (1.40%) Publishing
13 2 (0.93%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (15.35%) Analyst
2 25 (11.63%) Business Analyst
3 24 (11.16%) Developer
4 16 (7.44%) Junior
4 16 (7.44%) Project Manager
5 11 (5.12%) C# Developer
5 11 (5.12%) Transformation Manager
6 10 (4.65%) IT Manager
7 8 (3.72%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (3.72%) Software Engineer
8 7 (3.26%) .NET Developer
8 7 (3.26%) Data Manager
8 7 (3.26%) Security Manager
8 7 (3.26%) Software Developer
9 6 (2.79%) Architect
9 6 (2.79%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (2.79%) Technical Leader
10 5 (2.33%) Cloud Developer
10 5 (2.33%) Data Scientist
10 5 (2.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.70%) AngularJS
2 21 (9.77%) .NET
3 17 (7.91%) RESTful
4 11 (5.12%) ASP.NET
4 11 (5.12%) Electron Framework
4 11 (5.12%) Spring
4 11 (5.12%) Spring Boot
5 10 (4.65%) CSS
5 10 (4.65%) HTML
6 8 (3.72%) Apache Flex
6 8 (3.72%) Hibernate
6 8 (3.72%) Node.js
6 8 (3.72%) Spring Cloud
7 7 (3.26%) .NET Framework
7 7 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (3.26%) Web Services
8 6 (2.79%) React
9 5 (2.33%) ASP.NET Core
9 5 (2.33%) Servlets
9 5 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.12%) Driving Licence
3 10 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.79%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.33%) Replication
6 5 (2.33%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.86%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.86%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.86%) NHS
8 3 (1.40%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.93%) CMDB
9 2 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.93%) Photography
9 2 (0.93%) Social Media
9 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.47%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.91%) Linux
2 16 (7.44%) Windows
3 5 (2.33%) Unix
4 4 (1.86%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.40%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.40%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.47%) Android
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (23.72%) Analytics
3 39 (18.14%) Project Management
4 32 (14.88%) Project Delivery
5 27 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (12.09%) Data Science
7 25 (11.63%) Business Analysis
7 25 (11.63%) Decision-Making
7 25 (11.63%) Information Security
7 25 (11.63%) PRINCE2
8 22 (10.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 20 (9.30%) Line Management
9 20 (9.30%) Portfolio Management
10 19 (8.84%) DevOps
10 19 (8.84%) Information Management
11 18 (8.37%) Asset Management
12 16 (7.44%) Stakeholder Identification
13 14 (6.51%) Change Control
13 14 (6.51%) Machine Learning
13 14 (6.51%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 35 (16.28%) SQL
2 26 (12.09%) C#
2 26 (12.09%) JavaScript
3 22 (10.23%) Java
4 12 (5.58%) Python
5 10 (4.65%) C++
5 10 (4.65%) PHP
6 9 (4.19%) TypeScript
7 6 (2.79%) C
8 4 (1.86%) R
8 4 (1.86%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.86%) VBA
9 3 (1.40%) Ada
9 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.93%) Delphi
10 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.47%) ES6
11 1 (0.47%) Perl
11 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 109 (50.70%) Security Cleared
2 61 (28.37%) SC Cleared
3 26 (12.09%) DV Cleared
4 25 (11.63%) Degree
5 15 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (3.26%) HNC
6 7 (3.26%) HND
7 6 (2.79%) AWS Certification
7 6 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (2.79%) ISEB
8 4 (1.86%) CISSP
8 4 (1.86%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (1.40%) CCNP
9 3 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.40%) CISM
10 2 (0.93%) CCIE
10 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.47%) CCAB
11 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.51%) PMO
2 7 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 17025
4 3 (1.40%) GDPR
4 3 (1.40%) Government Security Classifications
4 3 (1.40%) QA
5 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.93%) P3O
6 1 (0.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.47%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.47%) SLA
6 1 (0.47%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (5.58%) Docker
2 3 (1.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (2.33%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.40%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.93%) Kibana
4 2 (0.93%) SCCM
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.47%) SCOM
5 1 (0.47%) Terraform
5 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (21.40%) Capita
2 24 (11.16%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.51%) Oracle
4 9 (4.19%) Tableau
5 8 (3.72%) Google
6 6 (2.79%) Cisco
7 5 (2.33%) Alteryx
8 4 (1.86%) DevExpress
9 3 (1.40%) Nortel
9 3 (1.40%) Panasonic
9 3 (1.40%) Red Box
9 3 (1.40%) Siemens
10 2 (0.93%) CyberArk
10 2 (0.93%) SAP
10 2 (0.93%) VMware
11 1 (0.47%) Citrix
11 1 (0.47%) Juniper
11 1 (0.47%) NetApp
11 1 (0.47%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds