Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > London
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 499 491 705
Rank change year-on-year -8 +214 -117
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 215 312 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.50% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.21% 2.32% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 155 160 71
London median annual salary £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.82% +4.76% -8.70%
10th Percentile £38,000 £39,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,125 £105,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 9,743 13,450 15,957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.43% 21.57% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7,386 9,954 12,567
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in London

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for DV Cleared in London

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in London over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

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 23 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
Central London +13 27 £50,000 -4.31% 10
West London +14 11 £40,000 - 10
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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.

1 215 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 96 (44.65%) SC Cleared
3 56 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (23.26%) C
5 38 (17.67%) Degree
6 37 (17.21%) Big Data
7 36 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
7 36 (16.74%) Java
8 35 (16.28%) Software Engineering
9 33 (15.35%) Cybersecurity
10 32 (14.88%) Machine Learning
11 27 (12.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 27 (12.56%) DevOps
12 26 (12.09%) Data Science
12 26 (12.09%) Project Management
12 26 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (11.16%) Programme Management
14 21 (9.77%) Change Management
14 21 (9.77%) Python
14 21 (9.77%) Public Sector
15 19 (8.84%) Artificial Intelligence
15 19 (8.84%) ITIL
15 19 (8.84%) Microsoft
15 19 (8.84%) CISSP
16 18 (8.37%) PRINCE2
16 18 (8.37%) Windows
16 18 (8.37%) Police
17 17 (7.91%) Business Development
17 17 (7.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 16 (7.44%) Technical Leadership

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 7 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.79%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.33%) Apache
4 4 (1.86%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.47%) Confluence
6 1 (0.47%) SAS
6 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (5.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.40%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.65%) AWS
2 6 (2.79%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (2.33%) Amazon ECS
3 5 (2.33%) Amazon EKS
3 5 (2.33%) AWS Fargate
3 5 (2.33%) OpenShift
3 5 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (1.86%) SaaS
5 3 (1.40%) Azure
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.47%) GCP
6 1 (0.47%) IaaS
6 1 (0.47%) PaaS
6 1 (0.47%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.72%) VPN
2 5 (2.33%) Firewall
2 5 (2.33%) LAN
2 5 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.86%) WAN
4 3 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.40%) DNS
4 3 (1.40%) Internet
4 3 (1.40%) Network Security
5 2 (0.93%) BGP
5 2 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.93%) IPsec
5 2 (0.93%) MPLS
5 2 (0.93%) OSPF
5 2 (0.93%) RSVP
5 2 (0.93%) SSH
6 1 (0.47%) Broadband
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.47%) DHCP
6 1 (0.47%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.21%) Big Data
2 8 (3.72%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.93%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.93%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (0.93%) Neo4j
4 2 (0.93%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.93%) OrientDB
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.47%) Impala
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.47%) Power BI
5 1 (0.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (6.98%) JMeter
2 14 (6.51%) LoadRunner
2 14 (6.51%) NeoLoad
2 14 (6.51%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (0.93%) GDB
3 2 (0.93%) IDA Disassembler
3 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.47%) Appium
4 1 (0.47%) Calabash
4 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.47%) Gatling
4 1 (0.47%) GitLab
4 1 (0.47%) JBehave
4 1 (0.47%) JIRA
4 1 (0.47%) JUnit
4 1 (0.47%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.47%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (9.77%) Public Sector
2 18 (8.37%) Police
3 13 (6.05%) Finance
4 12 (5.58%) Retail
5 8 (3.72%) Military
6 6 (2.79%) Legal
7 3 (1.40%) Law
7 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.93%) Marketing
9 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (14.88%) Analyst
2 22 (10.23%) Developer
3 21 (9.77%) Business Change Manager
3 21 (9.77%) Business Manager
3 21 (9.77%) Change Manager
4 19 (8.84%) Software Engineer
5 15 (6.98%) Business Analyst
5 15 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 14 (6.51%) Architect
6 14 (6.51%) Java Developer
6 14 (6.51%) Performance Engineer
6 14 (6.51%) Performance Test Engineer
6 14 (6.51%) Test Engineer
7 12 (5.58%) Consultant
7 12 (5.58%) IT Manager
8 11 (5.12%) Senior Performance Engineer
8 11 (5.12%) Senior Test Engineer
9 10 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (4.19%) Data Scientist
11 8 (3.72%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.58%) Spring
2 6 (2.79%) React
3 5 (2.33%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (1.86%) Node.js
5 3 (1.40%) Apache Camel
5 3 (1.40%) REST
5 3 (1.40%) Spring Integration
6 2 (0.93%) .NET
6 2 (0.93%) ADO.NET
6 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.93%) CSS
6 2 (0.93%) GraphQL
6 2 (0.93%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.93%) HTML
6 2 (0.93%) jQuery
6 2 (0.93%) Kafka
6 2 (0.93%) Spring Boot
6 2 (0.93%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (0.47%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.47%) MXNet
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.26%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (2.33%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.40%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (1.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (1.40%) PKI
6 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.47%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.47%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.37%) Windows
2 11 (5.12%) Linux
3 6 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.33%) CentOS
4 5 (2.33%) Fedora
4 5 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.47%) Solaris
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (16.28%) Software Engineering
3 33 (15.35%) Cybersecurity
4 32 (14.88%) Machine Learning
5 27 (12.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 27 (12.56%) DevOps
6 26 (12.09%) Data Science
6 26 (12.09%) Project Management
6 26 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (11.16%) Programme Management
8 21 (9.77%) Change Management
9 19 (8.84%) Artificial Intelligence
9 19 (8.84%) ITIL
10 18 (8.37%) PRINCE2
11 17 (7.91%) Business Development
12 16 (7.44%) Mentoring
12 16 (7.44%) Technical Leadership
13 15 (6.98%) Computer Science
14 14 (6.51%) Information Security
14 14 (6.51%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (23.26%) C
2 36 (16.74%) Java
3 21 (9.77%) Python
4 14 (6.51%) C++
5 8 (3.72%) Bash Shell
5 8 (3.72%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.26%) C#
7 6 (2.79%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.33%) Scala
8 5 (2.33%) SQL
9 3 (1.40%) R
10 2 (0.93%) Java 8
11 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 215 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 96 (44.65%) SC Cleared
3 38 (17.67%) Degree
4 19 (8.84%) CISSP
5 12 (5.58%) CISM
6 8 (3.72%) CCNA
6 8 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.26%) APMP
8 5 (2.33%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (2.33%) CISA
8 5 (2.33%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (2.33%) GIAC
8 5 (2.33%) IISP
8 5 (2.33%) Linux+ Certification
8 5 (2.33%) MCSE
8 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (2.33%) SANS
8 5 (2.33%) SSCP
9 4 (1.86%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.33%) COBIT
2 5 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (2.33%) Government Security Classifications
2 5 (2.33%) NCSC
3 4 (1.86%) QA
4 3 (1.40%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.26%) Hyper-V
1 7 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.79%) Docker
2 6 (2.79%) VirtualBox
3 5 (2.33%) NFS
3 5 (2.33%) Samba
3 5 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (2.33%) Xen
4 3 (1.40%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.47%) vSphere
6 1 (0.47%) XenApp
6 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (3.72%) Ansible
2 7 (3.26%) Puppet
2 7 (3.26%) SCCM
3 6 (2.79%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.79%) SCOrch
4 5 (2.33%) Docker Swarm
4 5 (2.33%) Nagios
4 5 (2.33%) OpenNMS
4 5 (2.33%) vCenter Server
4 5 (2.33%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.93%) Salt
6 1 (0.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.47%) MOM
6 1 (0.47%) SCOM
6 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (8.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.65%) Capita
3 9 (4.19%) Cisco
4 8 (3.72%) VMware
5 7 (3.26%) McAfee
6 5 (2.33%) Cloudera
6 5 (2.33%) Dell
6 5 (2.33%) EMC
6 5 (2.33%) Hortonworks
6 5 (2.33%) Juniper
6 5 (2.33%) NetApp
6 5 (2.33%) Oracle
6 5 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.33%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.40%) Citrix
8 2 (0.93%) Apple
8 2 (0.93%) Google
8 2 (0.93%) IBM
8 2 (0.93%) Tableau
9 1 (0.47%) F5