Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 529 650 500
Rank change year-on-year +121 -150 +77
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 274 202 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.27% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 1.18% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 133 127 233
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +7.14%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,000 £37,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -

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 14,826 17,155 18,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.95% 22.61% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11,138 12,768 15,272
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +0.91% +2.80%
10th Percentile £30,925 £30,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 +4 34 £55,000 +14.58% 13
West London +30 18 - - 3
East London - 1 - -
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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.

1 274 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 134 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (45.26%) C
4 112 (40.88%) SC Cleared
5 82 (29.93%) Java
6 63 (22.99%) Software Engineering
7 62 (22.63%) Linux
7 62 (22.63%) Python
8 60 (21.90%) Degree
9 57 (20.80%) DevOps
10 48 (17.52%) Project Management
10 48 (17.52%) Scrum
11 47 (17.15%) Coaching
12 46 (16.79%) Windows
12 46 (16.79%) Cybersecurity
13 45 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
14 44 (16.06%) SQL
15 43 (15.69%) Systems Engineering
16 42 (15.33%) Hadoop
17 41 (14.96%) Big Data
18 40 (14.60%) C#
19 39 (14.23%) C++
20 36 (13.14%) Test Automation
21 35 (12.77%) Selenium
22 32 (11.68%) Microsoft
22 32 (11.68%) JavaScript
22 32 (11.68%) JIRA
22 32 (11.68%) Waterfall
22 32 (11.68%) Mentoring
23 31 (11.31%) User Stories

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 26 (9.49%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (6.93%) Apache
3 15 (5.47%) Apache Spark
4 9 (3.28%) Apache Pig
5 8 (2.92%) GlassFish
5 8 (2.92%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.46%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.09%) GeoServer
7 3 (1.09%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.73%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.73%) Confluence
8 2 (0.73%) IIS
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Stata
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) Simulink
3 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.28%) GitHub
4 4 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.22%) Firewall
2 26 (9.49%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.65%) Network Security
4 9 (3.28%) HTTP
4 9 (3.28%) SSL
5 7 (2.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (2.55%) FCoE
5 7 (2.55%) SNMP
5 7 (2.55%) WAN
6 5 (1.82%) DHCP
6 5 (1.82%) DNS
7 4 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.46%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.09%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (1.09%) IPsec
8 3 (1.09%) VPN
9 2 (0.73%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.73%) MPLS
9 2 (0.73%) VoIP
10 1 (0.36%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.33%) Hadoop
2 41 (14.96%) Big Data
3 25 (9.12%) Apache Hive
4 23 (8.39%) SQL Server
5 20 (7.30%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.11%) GIS
7 11 (4.01%) Amazon Aurora
7 11 (4.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (3.65%) MySQL
8 10 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.55%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.82%) Apache Accumulo
10 5 (1.82%) Geospatial Data
11 4 (1.46%) Impala
11 4 (1.46%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.46%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.46%) Power BI
12 3 (1.09%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 35 (12.77%) Selenium
2 32 (11.68%) JIRA
3 20 (7.30%) Git (software)
4 16 (5.84%) Cucumber
5 15 (5.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (5.11%) Jenkins
7 13 (4.74%) LoadRunner
8 12 (4.38%) JMeter
9 11 (4.01%) EasyMock
9 11 (4.01%) Visual Studio
10 10 (3.65%) Bitbucket
10 10 (3.65%) git-flow
10 10 (3.65%) Robot Framework
11 9 (3.28%) CodeSonar
11 9 (3.28%) JUnit
12 8 (2.92%) NeoLoad
12 8 (2.92%) SilkPerformer
13 7 (2.55%) Redmine
13 7 (2.55%) RStudio
14 2 (0.73%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (6.93%) Finance
2 17 (6.20%) Law
3 8 (2.92%) Electronics
4 7 (2.55%) Games
5 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.82%) Military
6 4 (1.46%) Legal
7 3 (1.09%) Back Office
7 3 (1.09%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (13.50%) Software Engineer
2 36 (13.14%) Architect
3 35 (12.77%) Consultant
4 32 (11.68%) Analyst
5 24 (8.76%) Developer
6 21 (7.66%) Tester
7 18 (6.57%) Java Developer
7 18 (6.57%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (5.47%) Business Analyst
9 13 (4.74%) Agile Coach
9 13 (4.74%) Scrum Master
9 13 (4.74%) Security Architect
10 12 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.01%) DV Cleared Project Manager
11 11 (4.01%) Java Engineer
11 11 (4.01%) Java Software Engineer
11 11 (4.01%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.65%) Agile Scrum Master
12 10 (3.65%) Change Manager
12 10 (3.65%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.12%) Spring
2 22 (8.03%) Web Services
3 18 (6.57%) CSS
4 15 (5.47%) .NET
4 15 (5.47%) HTML
4 15 (5.47%) Java EE
4 15 (5.47%) XML
5 14 (5.11%) CSS3
5 14 (5.11%) Hibernate
5 14 (5.11%) HTML5
6 13 (4.74%) Kafka
6 13 (4.74%) Node.js
6 13 (4.74%) REST
6 13 (4.74%) Spring MVC
7 11 (4.01%) .NET Framework
8 10 (3.65%) ASP.NET
9 9 (3.28%) LAMP
9 9 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (3.28%) SOAP
9 9 (3.28%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.49%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.20%) Social Media
4 13 (4.74%) PMI
5 9 (3.28%) PKI
5 9 (3.28%) User Experience
6 8 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.92%) Public Cloud
6 8 (2.92%) Replication
7 6 (2.19%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.19%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.19%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.46%) Blog
9 4 (1.46%) Cybercrime
9 4 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.09%) Linked Data
10 3 (1.09%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 62 (22.63%) Linux
2 46 (16.79%) Windows
3 18 (6.57%) Android
3 18 (6.57%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.28%) Mac OS X
5 8 (2.92%) Unix
6 3 (1.09%) Solaris
6 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.73%) CentOS
7 2 (0.73%) Fedora
7 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (22.99%) Software Engineering
3 57 (20.80%) DevOps
4 48 (17.52%) Project Management
4 48 (17.52%) Scrum
5 47 (17.15%) Coaching
6 46 (16.79%) Cybersecurity
7 43 (15.69%) Systems Engineering
8 36 (13.14%) Test Automation
9 32 (11.68%) Mentoring
9 32 (11.68%) Waterfall
10 31 (11.31%) Business Analysis
10 31 (11.31%) User Stories
11 26 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (9.49%) TDD
12 22 (8.03%) Business Development
12 22 (8.03%) Business Process Modelling
12 22 (8.03%) ITIL
12 22 (8.03%) Penetration Testing
13 21 (7.66%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 124 (45.26%) C
2 82 (29.93%) Java
3 62 (22.63%) Python
4 44 (16.06%) SQL
5 40 (14.60%) C#
6 39 (14.23%) C++
7 32 (11.68%) JavaScript
8 21 (7.66%) Bash Shell
9 17 (6.20%) Objective-C
10 15 (5.47%) PL/SQL
11 12 (4.38%) PowerShell
12 11 (4.01%) PHP
13 8 (2.92%) Apple Swift
13 8 (2.92%) Scala
13 8 (2.92%) T-SQL
14 7 (2.55%) Korn
14 7 (2.55%) Ruby
15 5 (1.82%) Java 8
15 5 (1.82%) Perl
16 4 (1.46%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 274 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 112 (40.88%) SC Cleared
3 60 (21.90%) Degree
4 27 (9.85%) CCNA
4 27 (9.85%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (7.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (6.93%) CISSP
7 16 (5.84%) CompTIA Security+
7 16 (5.84%) GIAC
7 16 (5.84%) Linux+ Certification
7 16 (5.84%) MCSE
7 16 (5.84%) Network+ Certification
7 16 (5.84%) SANS
7 16 (5.84%) SSCP
8 14 (5.11%) PhD
9 13 (4.74%) ISTQB
9 13 (4.74%) PMI Certification
9 13 (4.74%) PMP
10 8 (2.92%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (2.92%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.65%) GDPR
1 10 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 8 (2.92%) JSP 440
2 8 (2.92%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.46%) GxP
3 4 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.09%) QA
5 2 (0.73%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.36%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.36%) PMO
6 1 (0.36%) RMADS
System Software
1 23 (8.39%) Docker
2 19 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.11%) Active Directory
3 14 (5.11%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.01%) vSphere
5 9 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (2.55%) NFS
6 7 (2.55%) ProxySG
6 7 (2.55%) Samba
6 7 (2.55%) VMware NSX
7 3 (1.09%) Apache Flume
7 3 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (1.09%) HDFS
7 3 (1.09%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.09%) XenApp
8 2 (0.73%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (10.22%) Puppet
2 18 (6.57%) Ansible
3 16 (5.84%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.28%) Nagios
4 9 (3.28%) Salt
4 9 (3.28%) Terraform
4 9 (3.28%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.09%) MOM
5 3 (1.09%) SCOM
5 3 (1.09%) WSUS
6 2 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.73%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.73%) OpenNMS
6 2 (0.73%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.36%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.36%) Kibana
Vendors
1 32 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.49%) VMware
3 25 (9.12%) Oracle
4 14 (5.11%) Cisco
5 11 (4.01%) Citrix
6 10 (3.65%) F5
7 9 (3.28%) SolarWinds
8 8 (2.92%) Atlassian
8 8 (2.92%) ESRI
9 7 (2.55%) Blue Coat
9 7 (2.55%) EMC
9 7 (2.55%) NetApp
9 7 (2.55%) Tableau
10 6 (2.19%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.82%) HP
11 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.46%) Google
12 4 (1.46%) Luciad
12 4 (1.46%) Palantir
13 3 (1.09%) McAfee