Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 507 688 553
Rank change year-on-year +181 -135 +22
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 278 127 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.18% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.05% 0.80% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 142 69 164
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,440 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.04% -12.28% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £68,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -5.00%

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 13,569 15,815 17,071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.60% 22.53% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10,096 12,203 14,008
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +34 33 £55,000 +9.04% 31
West London +12 11 - - 5
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 278 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 133 (47.84%) SC Cleared
3 132 (47.48%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (38.85%) C
5 76 (27.34%) Java
6 72 (25.90%) DevOps
7 58 (20.86%) Degree
8 56 (20.14%) Python
9 53 (19.06%) Linux
10 50 (17.99%) Software Engineering
11 45 (16.19%) Project Management
11 45 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
12 44 (15.83%) Cybersecurity
13 43 (15.47%) C#
14 42 (15.11%) C++
14 42 (15.11%) Big Data
15 41 (14.75%) Hadoop
16 40 (14.39%) Coaching
17 39 (14.03%) Mentoring
18 38 (13.67%) Test Automation
19 37 (13.31%) SQL
19 37 (13.31%) Windows
20 36 (12.95%) Oracle
20 36 (12.95%) Selenium
21 33 (11.87%) Scrum
22 32 (11.51%) TDD
22 32 (11.51%) Systems Engineering
23 29 (10.43%) Microsoft
23 29 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
23 29 (10.43%) Waterfall

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 29 (10.43%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (8.99%) Apache
3 12 (4.32%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.88%) GlassFish
4 8 (2.88%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.08%) Confluence
5 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.72%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.72%) JBoss
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.88%) GitHub
4 4 (1.44%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.08%) SaaS
6 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.68%) Firewall
1 13 (4.68%) Network Security
2 10 (3.60%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.16%) FCoE
3 6 (2.16%) SNMP
4 4 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.72%) HTTP
5 2 (0.72%) SSL
5 2 (0.72%) WAN
6 1 (0.36%) Broadband
6 1 (0.36%) Intranet
6 1 (0.36%) MPLS
6 1 (0.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.11%) Big Data
2 41 (14.75%) Hadoop
3 20 (7.19%) Relational Database
4 19 (6.83%) Apache Hive
5 16 (5.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (5.76%) SQL Server
6 13 (4.68%) GIS
7 9 (3.24%) Amazon Aurora
7 9 (3.24%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.16%) MySQL
9 5 (1.80%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.44%) Geospatial Data
10 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.44%) Power BI
11 3 (1.08%) Apache Accumulo
11 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 36 (12.95%) Selenium
2 27 (9.71%) JIRA
3 25 (8.99%) LoadRunner
4 24 (8.63%) Cucumber
5 18 (6.47%) JMeter
6 16 (5.76%) EasyMock
6 16 (5.76%) Jenkins
7 15 (5.40%) NeoLoad
7 15 (5.40%) SilkPerformer
8 14 (5.04%) Git (software)
9 12 (4.32%) Visual Studio
10 8 (2.88%) JUnit
11 6 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (2.16%) Redmine
11 6 (2.16%) RStudio
12 4 (1.44%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.44%) TestDirector
13 3 (1.08%) git-flow
13 3 (1.08%) Robot Framework
13 3 (1.08%) WATIR
General
1 26 (9.35%) Finance
2 20 (7.19%) Law
3 8 (2.88%) Electronics
4 7 (2.52%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.16%) Games
6 4 (1.44%) Legal
7 3 (1.08%) Advertising
7 3 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.72%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.72%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (15.47%) Architect
2 41 (14.75%) Analyst
3 34 (12.23%) Tester
4 31 (11.15%) Consultant
5 30 (10.79%) Software Engineer
6 25 (8.99%) Developer
7 17 (6.12%) Business Analyst
7 17 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (5.76%) Security Architect
9 15 (5.40%) Performance Tester
9 15 (5.40%) Senior Performance Tester
9 15 (5.40%) Senior Tester
10 14 (5.04%) Java Developer
11 13 (4.68%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
12 12 (4.32%) Software Tester
13 11 (3.96%) Agile Coach
13 11 (3.96%) Cloud Consultant
13 11 (3.96%) Security Consultant
14 9 (3.24%) AWS Consultant
14 9 (3.24%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.63%) Spring
2 20 (7.19%) Kafka
3 19 (6.83%) Web Services
4 17 (6.12%) Hibernate
5 15 (5.40%) CSS
6 12 (4.32%) HTML
6 12 (4.32%) XML
7 11 (3.96%) CSS3
7 11 (3.96%) HTML5
8 8 (2.88%) JDBC
8 8 (2.88%) Node.js
9 7 (2.52%) AngularJS
10 6 (2.16%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (1.80%) .NET
11 5 (1.80%) JSF
12 4 (1.44%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.44%) Middleware
12 4 (1.44%) REST
12 4 (1.44%) Spring MVC
12 4 (1.44%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.63%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.12%) Social Media
4 13 (4.68%) Public Cloud
4 13 (4.68%) Replication
5 11 (3.96%) PMI
6 8 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.52%) User Experience
8 6 (2.16%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.44%) Blog
10 4 (1.44%) Cybercrime
10 4 (1.44%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.44%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.44%) PKI
11 3 (1.08%) CESG
11 3 (1.08%) Cyber Defence
11 3 (1.08%) Linked Data
11 3 (1.08%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 53 (19.06%) Linux
2 37 (13.31%) Windows
3 10 (3.60%) Android
3 10 (3.60%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.24%) Unix
5 2 (0.72%) CentOS
5 2 (0.72%) Fedora
5 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (47.48%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (25.90%) DevOps
3 50 (17.99%) Software Engineering
4 45 (16.19%) Project Management
5 44 (15.83%) Cybersecurity
6 40 (14.39%) Coaching
7 39 (14.03%) Mentoring
8 38 (13.67%) Test Automation
9 33 (11.87%) Scrum
10 32 (11.51%) Systems Engineering
10 32 (11.51%) TDD
11 29 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (10.43%) Waterfall
12 27 (9.71%) Business Analysis
13 26 (9.35%) Performance Testing
14 25 (8.99%) User Stories
15 24 (8.63%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (8.27%) ITIL
17 22 (7.91%) Business Process Modelling
18 21 (7.55%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 108 (38.85%) C
2 76 (27.34%) Java
3 56 (20.14%) Python
4 43 (15.47%) C#
5 42 (15.11%) C++
6 37 (13.31%) SQL
7 24 (8.63%) JavaScript
8 15 (5.40%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.32%) PL/SQL
10 10 (3.60%) Objective-C
11 9 (3.24%) T-SQL
12 8 (2.88%) Apple Swift
13 6 (2.16%) Korn
13 6 (2.16%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.80%) Ruby
14 5 (1.80%) Scala
15 4 (1.44%) PHP
16 3 (1.08%) Java 8
16 3 (1.08%) Perl
17 2 (0.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 278 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 133 (47.84%) SC Cleared
3 58 (20.86%) Degree
4 17 (6.12%) BPSS Clearance
4 17 (6.12%) ISTQB
5 14 (5.04%) PMI Certification
5 14 (5.04%) PMP
6 12 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (4.32%) PhD
7 10 (3.60%) CCNA
7 10 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (3.60%) CISSP
7 10 (3.60%) CREST Certified
7 10 (3.60%) GIAC
8 8 (2.88%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (2.88%) ISEB
8 8 (2.88%) Linux+ Certification
8 8 (2.88%) Network+ Certification
8 8 (2.88%) SANS
8 8 (2.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.12%) GDPR
2 15 (5.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 13 (4.68%) PCI DSS
4 10 (3.60%) JSP 440
5 6 (2.16%) GxP
5 6 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.72%) QA
7 1 (0.36%) PMO
7 1 (0.36%) RMADS
System Software
1 16 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (5.40%) Docker
3 13 (4.68%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.96%) Active Directory
5 8 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.16%) NFS
6 6 (2.16%) Samba
6 6 (2.16%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.72%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.72%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.72%) vSphere
7 2 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (9.35%) Puppet
2 22 (7.91%) Ansible
3 21 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (5.04%) Terraform
5 8 (2.88%) Nagios
5 8 (2.88%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.72%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.72%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.72%) OpenNMS
6 2 (0.72%) Salt
6 2 (0.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (12.95%) Oracle
2 29 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.91%) VMware
4 13 (4.68%) Citrix
5 9 (3.24%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.24%) Tableau
6 8 (2.88%) SolarWinds
7 6 (2.16%) EMC
7 6 (2.16%) ESRI
7 6 (2.16%) Google
7 6 (2.16%) HP
7 6 (2.16%) NetApp
8 4 (1.44%) Luciad
8 4 (1.44%) Palantir
9 3 (1.08%) CA Agile Central
9 3 (1.08%) Cisco
9 3 (1.08%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.72%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.72%) F5
10 2 (0.72%) Red Hat