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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > London
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 710 508 383
Rank change year-on-year -202 -125 +116
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 204 174 209
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.42% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.40% 2.30% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 146 139 150
10th Percentile £35,625 £40,150 £38,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% - +9.52%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £71,125
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,400 £80,000
England median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £54,380
% change year-on-year +2.73% +1.14% +4.58%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 14,619 7,573 6,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.97% 18.13% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6,106 5,006 5,012
10th Percentile £37,360 £37,500 £33,274
25th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £100,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in London

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DV Cleared in London.

Salary trend for DV Cleared in London

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing DV Cleared in London over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Salary histogram for DV Cleared in London

DV Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the London region over the 6 months to 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -45 39 £80,000 +20.75% 4
South London -44 11 £38,288 -52.14% 2
West London -49 1 £32,000 - 2
North London - 1 £31,750 -
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 204 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 129 (63.24%) SC Cleared
3 63 (30.88%) Social Skills
4 58 (28.43%) Python
5 54 (26.47%) Linux
6 53 (25.98%) DevOps
7 50 (24.51%) Agile
8 47 (23.04%) Kubernetes
9 37 (18.14%) CI/CD
10 35 (17.16%) AWS
11 33 (16.18%) Windows
12 32 (15.69%) C#
13 31 (15.20%) Project Delivery
14 30 (14.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 29 (14.22%) Software Engineering
16 28 (13.73%) Git (software)
16 28 (13.73%) Project Management
16 28 (13.73%) Cybersecurity
16 28 (13.73%) Docker
17 27 (13.24%) Decision-Making
18 26 (12.75%) Microsoft
19 25 (12.25%) Risk Management
19 25 (12.25%) Creative Thinking
19 25 (12.25%) Public Sector
19 25 (12.25%) Continuous Improvement
20 24 (11.76%) Ansible
21 23 (11.27%) Police
22 22 (10.78%) Terraform
22 22 (10.78%) Finance
22 22 (10.78%) .NET

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (6.37%) Confluence
2 7 (3.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.45%) Apache
4 5 (2.45%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.45%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.16%) AWS
2 22 (10.78%) Azure
3 18 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (3.92%) Amazon EKS
4 8 (3.92%) Azure AKS
5 4 (1.96%) Azure DevOps
5 4 (1.96%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.98%) GCP
6 2 (0.98%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.49%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.49%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (0.49%) Cloud Functions
7 1 (0.49%) Firebase
7 1 (0.49%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.49%) Serverless
7 1 (0.49%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.90%) Network Security
1 10 (4.90%) WAN
2 9 (4.41%) Firewall
2 9 (4.41%) Internet
3 5 (2.45%) DNS
4 4 (1.96%) BGP
4 4 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (1.96%) Cisco Firepower
4 4 (1.96%) LAN
4 4 (1.96%) MPLS
4 4 (1.96%) OSPF
5 2 (0.98%) DSL
5 2 (0.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (0.98%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.98%) VPN
6 1 (0.49%) DHCP
6 1 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.49%) IPsec
6 1 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.45%) Hadoop
1 5 (2.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (1.96%) Big Data
2 4 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (0.49%) BigQuery
3 1 (0.49%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 28 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.31%) Artifactory
3 18 (8.82%) Jenkins
4 16 (7.84%) JIRA
5 12 (5.88%) Bitbucket
5 12 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.98%) GitLab
7 1 (0.49%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.49%) JMeter
7 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.49%) Postman
7 1 (0.49%) REST Assured
7 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.49%) The Grinder
General
1 63 (30.88%) Social Skills
2 30 (14.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 25 (12.25%) Public Sector
4 23 (11.27%) Police
5 22 (10.78%) Finance
6 17 (8.33%) Law
7 15 (7.35%) Marketing
7 15 (7.35%) Military
8 12 (5.88%) Telecoms
9 10 (4.90%) Electronics
10 6 (2.94%) Banking
11 5 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (2.45%) Publishing
12 4 (1.96%) Fire and Rescue
12 4 (1.96%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (0.98%) Influencing Skills
13 2 (0.98%) Legal
14 1 (0.49%) Documentation Skills
14 1 (0.49%) Games
14 1 (0.49%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 39 (19.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (11.76%) Senior Manager
3 23 (11.27%) Software Engineer
4 17 (8.33%) Consultant
5 14 (6.86%) Project Manager
5 14 (6.86%) Senior Project Manager
6 10 (4.90%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 10 (4.90%) Security Manager
7 9 (4.41%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (3.92%) Analytics Manager
8 8 (3.92%) Architect
8 8 (3.92%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (3.92%) Data Analytics Manager
8 8 (3.92%) Data Manager
8 8 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (3.92%) Junior
9 7 (3.43%) DevOps Consultant
9 7 (3.43%) Network Engineer
10 6 (2.94%) Analyst
10 6 (2.94%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.78%) .NET
2 13 (6.37%) Kafka
3 11 (5.39%) .NET Framework
4 10 (4.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 9 (4.41%) Spring
6 7 (3.43%) .NET Core
6 7 (3.43%) ASP.NET
6 7 (3.43%) Entity Framework
7 6 (2.94%) CSS
7 6 (2.94%) HTML
8 5 (2.45%) ASP.NET Core
8 5 (2.45%) Hibernate
8 5 (2.45%) Spring MVC
9 4 (1.96%) Java EE
9 4 (1.96%) JSF
9 4 (1.96%) Keras
9 4 (1.96%) LAPP Stack
9 4 (1.96%) PyTorch
9 4 (1.96%) scikit-learn
9 4 (1.96%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.84%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.37%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (4.90%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.90%) Hackathon
3 10 (4.90%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.92%) PKI
5 7 (3.43%) CESG
5 7 (3.43%) CESG CLAS
6 5 (2.45%) Arduino
6 5 (2.45%) Home Automation
6 5 (2.45%) Raspberry Pi
7 3 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.49%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.49%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.49%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.49%) IoT
8 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (26.47%) Linux
2 33 (16.18%) Windows
3 11 (5.39%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.43%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.96%) Unix
6 3 (1.47%) Android
7 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.49%) CentOS
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (25.98%) DevOps
2 50 (24.51%) Agile
3 37 (18.14%) CI/CD
4 31 (15.20%) Project Delivery
5 29 (14.22%) Software Engineering
6 28 (13.73%) Cybersecurity
6 28 (13.73%) Project Management
7 27 (13.24%) Decision-Making
8 25 (12.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 25 (12.25%) Creative Thinking
8 25 (12.25%) Risk Management
9 21 (10.29%) Coaching
9 21 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (9.31%) Business Development
12 18 (8.82%) Infrastructure as Code
13 16 (7.84%) Line Management
13 16 (7.84%) Machine Learning
13 16 (7.84%) Mentoring
13 16 (7.84%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 58 (28.43%) Python
2 32 (15.69%) C#
3 20 (9.80%) Java
4 18 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 16 (7.84%) Go
5 16 (7.84%) Ruby
6 13 (6.37%) PowerShell
7 11 (5.39%) Bash
7 11 (5.39%) Shell Script
8 10 (4.90%) C++
9 5 (2.45%) SQL
10 4 (1.96%) R
10 4 (1.96%) Scala
11 1 (0.49%) C
11 1 (0.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 204 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 129 (63.24%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.84%) BPSS Clearance
4 13 (6.37%) Degree
5 12 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (4.90%) Master's Degree
7 9 (4.41%) CESG Certified Professional
8 8 (3.92%) CISM
8 8 (3.92%) CISSP
9 7 (3.43%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (3.43%) CLAS
10 5 (2.45%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (1.96%) CCNP
11 4 (1.96%) MAPM
12 3 (1.47%) SANS
13 2 (0.98%) CCNA
14 1 (0.49%) GIAC
14 1 (0.49%) ISEB
14 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.49%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.90%) JSP 440
1 10 (4.90%) QA
2 9 (4.41%) RMADS
3 8 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (3.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (1.96%) PMO
6 1 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.49%) GRC
6 1 (0.49%) NIST
6 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (13.73%) Docker
2 16 (7.84%) LXC
3 12 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.90%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.98%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.98%) vSphere
5 2 (0.98%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 47 (23.04%) Kubernetes
2 24 (11.76%) Ansible
3 22 (10.78%) Terraform
4 8 (3.92%) Consul
4 8 (3.92%) Istio
5 5 (2.45%) SCCM
6 4 (1.96%) Kubeflow
7 2 (0.98%) WSUS
8 1 (0.49%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 26 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.31%) VMware
3 15 (7.35%) Google
4 13 (6.37%) Atlassian
5 11 (5.39%) IBM
6 7 (3.43%) Cisco
7 6 (2.94%) Oracle
8 4 (1.96%) McAfee
9 3 (1.47%) Juniper
9 3 (1.47%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.98%) CA
10 2 (0.98%) Citrix
10 2 (0.98%) F5
10 2 (0.98%) Forcepoint
10 2 (0.98%) Intel
10 2 (0.98%) NetApp
10 2 (0.98%) Okta
10 2 (0.98%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.98%) Splunk
10 2 (0.98%) Ubiquiti