Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 358 488 577
Rank change year-on-year +130 +89 +38
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 125 253 258
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.61% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.00% 2.27% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63 186 112
Median annual salary £60,000 £54,500 £54,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.09% +0.46% -1.36%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £85,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.58% +9.47% -1.04%

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 4,167 11,144 15,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.31% 20.23% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,136 8,339 11,478
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +115 6 £45,500 -4.21% 14
South London +50 3 £60,000 -35.14% 1
West London +49 1 - - 1
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 71 (56.80%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (53.60%) SC Cleared
4 36 (28.80%) Back Office
5 24 (19.20%) Information Security
6 23 (18.40%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (17.60%) DevOps
7 22 (17.60%) Legal
7 22 (17.60%) Java
8 21 (16.80%) Information Management
9 18 (14.40%) Spring
10 17 (13.60%) C
11 16 (12.80%) Systems Engineering
12 15 (12.00%) Risk Management
12 15 (12.00%) Management Information System
12 15 (12.00%) Degree
13 14 (11.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 14 (11.20%) SQL
14 13 (10.40%) Scrum
14 13 (10.40%) Incident Management
15 11 (8.80%) Python
15 11 (8.80%) Business Analysis
15 11 (8.80%) Data Science
16 10 (8.00%) Spring Boot
16 10 (8.00%) Software Engineering
16 10 (8.00%) TDD
16 10 (8.00%) Information Assurance
16 10 (8.00%) Linux
17 9 (7.20%) CISSP
17 9 (7.20%) CISM

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 2 (1.60%) Apache
1 2 (1.60%) Confluence
1 2 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.80%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.80%) SAS
2 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (0.80%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) AWS
2 3 (2.40%) Azure
2 3 (2.40%) BlazeMeter
2 3 (2.40%) SaaS
3 2 (1.60%) Azure Functions
3 2 (1.60%) GCP
3 2 (1.60%) Office 365
3 2 (1.60%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.60%) Serverless
4 1 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.80%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (0.80%) Azure Stack
4 1 (0.80%) IaaS
4 1 (0.80%) Logic Apps
4 1 (0.80%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.80%) PaaS
4 1 (0.80%) Power Automate
4 1 (0.80%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.80%) PowerApps
4 1 (0.80%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) Network Security
1 7 (5.60%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.80%) LAN
2 6 (4.80%) WAN
3 4 (3.20%) Firewall
4 3 (2.40%) DNS
4 3 (2.40%) Internet
5 2 (1.60%) DHCP
5 2 (1.60%) VPN
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.80%) IPsec
6 1 (0.80%) SSL
6 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.20%) NoSQL
2 8 (6.40%) Big Data
3 4 (3.20%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.60%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.60%) HBase
5 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.60%) Redis
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.80%) QlikView
6 1 (0.80%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.00%) JMeter
1 5 (4.00%) Selenium
2 4 (3.20%) GitLab
2 4 (3.20%) JIRA
3 3 (2.40%) eggPlant
3 3 (2.40%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.60%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.60%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.60%) NeoLoad
4 2 (1.60%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.80%) Gradle
5 1 (0.80%) JUnit
5 1 (0.80%) Maven
5 1 (0.80%) Mocha
5 1 (0.80%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (0.80%) Subversion
5 1 (0.80%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (28.80%) Back Office
2 22 (17.60%) Legal
3 8 (6.40%) Law
3 8 (6.40%) Police
4 7 (5.60%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.20%) Military
5 4 (3.20%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.40%) Finance
7 1 (0.80%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (13.60%) Analyst
2 15 (12.00%) Developer
3 14 (11.20%) Architect
3 14 (11.20%) Information Manager
4 12 (9.60%) Java Developer
5 11 (8.80%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.40%) Senior Manager
7 7 (5.60%) Business Architect
7 7 (5.60%) Data Governance Analyst
7 7 (5.60%) Data Governance Manager
7 7 (5.60%) Data Manager
7 7 (5.60%) Governance Manager
7 7 (5.60%) Information Governance Manager
7 7 (5.60%) IT Security Officer
7 7 (5.60%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 7 (5.60%) Security Officer
8 6 (4.80%) Services Director
8 6 (4.80%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.40%) Spring
2 10 (8.00%) Spring Boot
3 3 (2.40%) Web Services
4 2 (1.60%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.60%) CSS
4 2 (1.60%) HTML
4 2 (1.60%) Java EE
4 2 (1.60%) JSON
4 2 (1.60%) Middleware
4 2 (1.60%) Node.js
4 2 (1.60%) RESTful
5 1 (0.80%) Chai
5 1 (0.80%) Express
5 1 (0.80%) GraphQL
5 1 (0.80%) Kafka
5 1 (0.80%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (0.80%) Pandas
5 1 (0.80%) React
5 1 (0.80%) REST
5 1 (0.80%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.20%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (5.60%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (5.60%) Freedom of Information
3 7 (5.60%) Freedom of Information Act
4 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.20%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.60%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.60%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.60%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.60%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.80%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.80%) CESG
7 1 (0.80%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.80%) PKI
7 1 (0.80%) PMI
7 1 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.00%) Linux
2 4 (3.20%) Windows
3 2 (1.60%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.80%) CentOS
4 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.80%) Solaris
4 1 (0.80%) Unix
4 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (56.80%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.20%) Information Security
3 23 (18.40%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (17.60%) DevOps
5 21 (16.80%) Information Management
6 16 (12.80%) Systems Engineering
7 15 (12.00%) Risk Management
8 13 (10.40%) Incident Management
8 13 (10.40%) Scrum
9 11 (8.80%) Business Analysis
9 11 (8.80%) Data Science
10 10 (8.00%) Information Assurance
10 10 (8.00%) Software Engineering
10 10 (8.00%) TDD
11 9 (7.20%) Concurrent Programming
11 9 (7.20%) Database Security
11 9 (7.20%) Decision-Making
11 9 (7.20%) Multithreading
12 8 (6.40%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.40%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.60%) Java
2 17 (13.60%) C
3 14 (11.20%) SQL
4 11 (8.80%) Python
5 9 (7.20%) Java 8
6 7 (5.60%) C#
7 3 (2.40%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.60%) C++
8 2 (1.60%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.60%) R
9 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.80%) Scala
9 1 (0.80%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 125 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 67 (53.60%) SC Cleared
3 15 (12.00%) Degree
4 9 (7.20%) CISM
4 9 (7.20%) CISSP
5 8 (6.40%) CISA
5 8 (6.40%) GIAC
6 7 (5.60%) CLAS
6 7 (5.60%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.80%) APMP
8 1 (0.80%) CCNA
8 1 (0.80%) CCNP
8 1 (0.80%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.80%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.80%) GCFA
8 1 (0.80%) GCIH
8 1 (0.80%) ISEB
8 1 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.60%) SLA
3 6 (4.80%) QA
4 4 (3.20%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.60%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.80%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (5.60%) Docker
2 4 (3.20%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.60%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.60%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.80%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.80%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.80%) vSphere
4 1 (0.80%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (6.40%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.20%) Ansible
3 3 (2.40%) Terraform
4 2 (1.60%) Kibana
4 2 (1.60%) WSUS
5 1 (0.80%) EnCase
5 1 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.80%) FTK
5 1 (0.80%) Grafana
5 1 (0.80%) logstash
5 1 (0.80%) MOM
5 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.80%) Puppet
5 1 (0.80%) SCCM
5 1 (0.80%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (5.60%) Cisco
2 5 (4.00%) Juniper
3 4 (3.20%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.60%) VMware
5 1 (0.80%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.80%) CA
5 1 (0.80%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.80%) Cellebrite
5 1 (0.80%) Citrix
5 1 (0.80%) F5
5 1 (0.80%) HP
5 1 (0.80%) McAfee
5 1 (0.80%) Netezza
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle
5 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.80%) Tableau
5 1 (0.80%) Teradata