Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > London
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 624 378 529
Rank change year-on-year -246 +151 +8
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 110 143 201
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.59% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 3.21% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 97 115 167
10th Percentile £39,750 £45,000 £38,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £48,125 £38,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +15.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £80,000 £69,375 £63,794
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £71,175
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -

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 9,310 4,457 9,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.18% 18.50% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5,640 3,601 7,630
10th Percentile £38,750 £39,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £49,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
75th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 25 January 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 25 January 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 -30 15 £63,750 -5.56% 7
North London - 2 £31,750 -
South London -39 1 £87,500 +45.83% 1
West London -74 1 - - 1
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 73 (66.36%) SC Cleared
3 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (25.45%) Social Skills
5 25 (22.73%) Creative Thinking
6 23 (20.91%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (20.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 22 (20.00%) Linux
8 21 (19.09%) Public Sector
9 19 (17.27%) Risk Management
10 18 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (16.36%) Windows
10 18 (16.36%) Analytics
11 17 (15.45%) C
11 17 (15.45%) VMware
12 16 (14.55%) Python
12 16 (14.55%) CISSP
12 16 (14.55%) Finance
12 16 (14.55%) DevOps
13 15 (13.64%) Ansible
14 13 (11.82%) CISM
14 13 (11.82%) Information Security
14 13 (11.82%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (10.91%) JIRA
15 12 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (10.91%) Migration
15 12 (10.91%) Software Engineering
16 11 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 11 (10.00%) Business Development
16 11 (10.00%) JSP 440

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 11 (10.00%) Confluence
2 6 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.73%) IIS
5 2 (1.82%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.82%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.91%) Apache
6 1 (0.91%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.91%) SAS
6 1 (0.91%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.00%) AWS
2 10 (9.09%) Azure
3 7 (6.36%) GCP
4 4 (3.64%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.82%) BlazeMeter
5 2 (1.82%) Serverless
5 2 (1.82%) Snowflake
6 1 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.91%) Azure Stack
6 1 (0.91%) Collibra
6 1 (0.91%) IaaS
6 1 (0.91%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (0.91%) PaaS
6 1 (0.91%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.91%) Pulumi
6 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) Firewall
2 6 (5.45%) SNMP
2 6 (5.45%) VPN
3 3 (2.73%) DNS
3 3 (2.73%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.82%) Internet
4 2 (1.82%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.82%) Network Security
4 2 (1.82%) VoIP
5 1 (0.91%) DHCP
5 1 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.91%) HTTP
5 1 (0.91%) LAN
5 1 (0.91%) NAS
5 1 (0.91%) SAN
5 1 (0.91%) Skype
5 1 (0.91%) SSL
5 1 (0.91%) VSAN
5 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) Big Data
3 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.73%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.73%) Metadata
4 3 (2.73%) MySQL
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2017
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.91%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.91%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.91%) QlikView
6 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.91%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.91%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 12 (10.91%) JIRA
2 10 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.18%) Bitbucket
4 8 (7.27%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (6.36%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.73%) JMeter
7 2 (1.82%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.82%) eggPlant
7 2 (1.82%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.82%) Postman
7 2 (1.82%) REST Assured
7 2 (1.82%) Selenium
7 2 (1.82%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.82%) The Grinder
8 1 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.91%) Bitbucket Server
8 1 (0.91%) CodeSonar
8 1 (0.91%) GitLab
8 1 (0.91%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.91%) Robot Framework
General
1 28 (25.45%) Social Skills
2 22 (20.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 21 (19.09%) Public Sector
4 16 (14.55%) Finance
5 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (7.27%) Law
7 3 (2.73%) Police
8 2 (1.82%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.82%) Arabic Language
8 2 (1.82%) Banking
8 2 (1.82%) Marketing
8 2 (1.82%) Military
8 2 (1.82%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.82%) Public Speaking
9 1 (0.91%) Back Office
9 1 (0.91%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.91%) Games
9 1 (0.91%) Legal
9 1 (0.91%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 18 (16.36%) Consultant
2 12 (10.91%) Analyst
3 11 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 10 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (8.18%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 9 (8.18%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.18%) Security Consultant
6 8 (7.27%) Developer
6 8 (7.27%) IT Manager
6 8 (7.27%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (7.27%) Senior IT Manager
6 8 (7.27%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 8 (7.27%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Architect
8 6 (5.45%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Coordinator
8 6 (5.45%) Security Assurance Coordinator
9 5 (4.55%) Administrator
9 5 (4.55%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) .NET
1 7 (6.36%) ASP.NET
2 6 (5.45%) .NET Core
2 6 (5.45%) Entity Framework
2 6 (5.45%) LINQ
3 4 (3.64%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (2.73%) Web Services
5 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (1.82%) CSS
5 2 (1.82%) Gherkin
5 2 (1.82%) HTML
5 2 (1.82%) JSON
5 2 (1.82%) Middleware
5 2 (1.82%) RESTful
5 2 (1.82%) Spring
5 2 (1.82%) Spring Boot
5 2 (1.82%) XML
6 1 (0.91%) Kafka
6 1 (0.91%) SOAP
6 1 (0.91%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) CESG
2 6 (5.45%) CESG CLAS
2 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.45%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.73%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (1.82%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.82%) Clustering
4 2 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.82%) User Experience
5 1 (0.91%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (0.91%) Cyberattack
5 1 (0.91%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.91%) PKI
5 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.00%) Linux
2 18 (16.36%) Windows
3 9 (8.18%) Unix
4 7 (6.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.64%) CentOS
5 4 (3.64%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.91%) Android
8 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (22.73%) Creative Thinking
3 23 (20.91%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (17.27%) Risk Management
5 18 (16.36%) Analytics
5 18 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (14.55%) DevOps
7 13 (11.82%) Information Security
8 12 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (10.91%) Migration
8 12 (10.91%) Software Engineering
9 11 (10.00%) Business Development
10 10 (9.09%) Data Modelling
10 10 (9.09%) Information Assurance
10 10 (9.09%) Project Planning
10 10 (9.09%) Systems Engineering
11 9 (8.18%) ITIL
11 9 (8.18%) Open Source
11 9 (8.18%) Presales
11 9 (8.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.45%) C
2 16 (14.55%) Python
3 9 (8.18%) C#
3 9 (8.18%) PowerShell
4 7 (6.36%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.55%) Java
6 3 (2.73%) Bash
7 2 (1.82%) Go
8 1 (0.91%) C++
8 1 (0.91%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.91%) PHP
Qualifications
1 110 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 73 (66.36%) SC Cleared
3 16 (14.55%) CISSP
4 13 (11.82%) CISM
5 10 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
6 7 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (5.45%) CLAS
7 6 (5.45%) GIAC
8 5 (4.55%) Degree
8 5 (4.55%) SANS
9 4 (3.64%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (3.64%) SSCP
10 3 (2.73%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (2.73%) CCNA
10 3 (2.73%) OSCP
11 2 (1.82%) CCENT
11 2 (1.82%) CREST Certified
11 2 (1.82%) GCFA
11 2 (1.82%) GCIH
11 2 (1.82%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (10.00%) JSP 440
2 8 (7.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 8 (7.27%) RMADS
3 5 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (4.55%) NIST
4 4 (3.64%) SLA
5 2 (1.82%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.82%) PMO
5 2 (1.82%) QA
6 1 (0.91%) GRC
6 1 (0.91%) NCSC
System Software
1 13 (11.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.18%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.18%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.64%) vSphere
4 3 (2.73%) Docker
4 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.73%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (2.73%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.82%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.82%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.91%) NFS
6 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (13.64%) Ansible
2 11 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 6 (5.45%) SCCM
4 5 (4.55%) Puppet
5 4 (3.64%) Nagios
5 4 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.82%) EnCase
6 2 (1.82%) FTK
6 2 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.82%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.82%) SCOM
6 2 (1.82%) Terraform
6 2 (1.82%) WSUS
7 1 (0.91%) Avamar
7 1 (0.91%) Dell DRAC
7 1 (0.91%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.91%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.91%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.91%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (15.45%) VMware
2 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.27%) Sonatype
4 6 (5.45%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.64%) Citrix
5 4 (3.64%) Google
5 4 (3.64%) HP
5 4 (3.64%) Oracle
6 3 (2.73%) Cisco
6 3 (2.73%) NetApp
6 3 (2.73%) Talend
7 2 (1.82%) CA
7 2 (1.82%) Cellebrite
7 2 (1.82%) Informatica
7 2 (1.82%) Juniper
7 2 (1.82%) McAfee
7 2 (1.82%) Splunk
8 1 (0.91%) Dell
8 1 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.91%) Snow