Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 479 655 577
Rank change year-on-year +176 -78 -20
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 284 164 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.48% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.28% 1.03% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 167 53 177
London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% -12.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,350 £32,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £74,700 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -9.52%

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 12,444 15,940 16,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.20% 23.00% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9,134 12,122 12,882
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 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.26%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +65 38 £52,000 -12.61% 16
West London +9 11 £35,000 -35.19% 1
East London - 1 £82,000 - 2
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 284 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 113 (39.79%) SC Cleared
3 103 (36.27%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (26.06%) Java
5 73 (25.70%) C
6 54 (19.01%) Linux
7 53 (18.66%) Oracle
8 49 (17.25%) DevOps
9 46 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
9 46 (16.20%) C#
10 44 (15.49%) Degree
11 42 (14.79%) Windows
12 41 (14.44%) SQL
13 39 (13.73%) JavaScript
14 38 (13.38%) Performance Testing
15 37 (13.03%) Project Management
15 37 (13.03%) Python
15 37 (13.03%) Software Engineering
16 36 (12.68%) Selenium
17 35 (12.32%) Cybersecurity
18 34 (11.97%) Analytics
19 32 (11.27%) Test Automation
19 32 (11.27%) C++
19 32 (11.27%) LoadRunner
20 31 (10.92%) JMeter
20 31 (10.92%) TDD
20 31 (10.92%) TOGAF
21 29 (10.21%) Microsoft
21 29 (10.21%) Problem-Solving
22 27 (9.51%) Hadoop

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 14 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (4.58%) Apache Spark
3 9 (3.17%) Apache
4 8 (2.82%) JBoss
5 6 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.41%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.06%) Confluence
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.76%) Maple
2 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.39%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.41%) SaaS
5 3 (1.06%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.35%) Azure Stack
6 1 (0.35%) Office 365
6 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.93%) Network Security
2 11 (3.87%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.52%) WAN
4 7 (2.46%) Broadband
4 7 (2.46%) LAN
5 6 (2.11%) ISDN
5 6 (2.11%) VPN
6 5 (1.76%) Firewall
7 2 (0.70%) 2G
7 2 (0.70%) 3G
7 2 (0.70%) 4G
7 2 (0.70%) 5G
7 2 (0.70%) Diameter Protocol
7 2 (0.70%) HTTP
7 2 (0.70%) SS7
7 2 (0.70%) VoLTE
8 1 (0.35%) DHCP
8 1 (0.35%) DNS
8 1 (0.35%) PPP
8 1 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.51%) Hadoop
2 24 (8.45%) MongoDB
3 21 (7.39%) Big Data
4 14 (4.93%) SQL Server
5 13 (4.58%) MySQL
6 11 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.52%) Apache Accumulo
8 9 (3.17%) Oracle Database
8 9 (3.17%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.46%) GIS
9 7 (2.46%) Neo4j
10 6 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.76%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.76%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.41%) Amazon Aurora
13 3 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.06%) HBase
14 2 (0.70%) Impala
14 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.70%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 36 (12.68%) Selenium
2 32 (11.27%) LoadRunner
3 31 (10.92%) JMeter
4 27 (9.51%) JIRA
5 21 (7.39%) NeoLoad
6 20 (7.04%) SilkPerformer
7 19 (6.69%) Jenkins
8 17 (5.99%) Cucumber
9 14 (4.93%) Git (software)
10 13 (4.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (2.82%) Bitbucket Server
11 8 (2.82%) WATIR
12 6 (2.11%) JUnit
13 5 (1.76%) Eclipse
14 4 (1.41%) Mockito
15 3 (1.06%) EasyMock
15 3 (1.06%) Maven
15 3 (1.06%) TestDirector
16 2 (0.70%) Subversion
16 2 (0.70%) TestNG
General
1 24 (8.45%) Finance
2 10 (3.52%) Games
2 10 (3.52%) Military
3 8 (2.82%) Law
4 7 (2.46%) Advertising
5 4 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.35%) Electronics
6 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (13.73%) Analyst
2 36 (12.68%) Developer
3 31 (10.92%) Tester
4 30 (10.56%) Architect
5 25 (8.80%) Systems Engineer
6 21 (7.39%) Business Analyst
7 20 (7.04%) Java Developer
7 20 (7.04%) Principal Engineer
8 19 (6.69%) Principal Systems Engineer
9 14 (4.93%) Consultant
9 14 (4.93%) Senior Tester
9 14 (4.93%) Software Engineer
10 13 (4.58%) Performance Tester
10 13 (4.58%) Security Architect
10 13 (4.58%) Senior Performance Tester
11 11 (3.87%) Administrator
11 11 (3.87%) Software Developer
11 11 (3.87%) Systems Manager
11 11 (3.87%) Test Engineer
12 10 (3.52%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.75%) Spring
2 21 (7.39%) Middleware
3 17 (5.99%) .NET
4 15 (5.28%) HTML
5 14 (4.93%) JDBC
6 13 (4.58%) AngularJS
6 13 (4.58%) React
7 12 (4.23%) Node.js
7 12 (4.23%) Web Services
8 10 (3.52%) Kafka
9 9 (3.17%) CSS
10 8 (2.82%) XML
11 7 (2.46%) Hibernate
11 7 (2.46%) Java EE
11 7 (2.46%) Vue.js
12 6 (2.11%) Gherkin
12 6 (2.11%) J2EE
12 6 (2.11%) JSF
12 6 (2.11%) SOAP
13 5 (1.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.34%) Replication
3 17 (5.99%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.87%) CESG
5 11 (3.87%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.52%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (2.46%) Clustering
8 6 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.11%) User Experience
9 5 (1.76%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.76%) SCADA
10 3 (1.06%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.70%) Cyber Defence
11 2 (0.70%) Cybercrime
11 2 (0.70%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.70%) PKI
11 2 (0.70%) PMI
11 2 (0.70%) Social Media
11 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 54 (19.01%) Linux
2 42 (14.79%) Windows
3 16 (5.63%) Unix
4 10 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.46%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.76%) Android
7 5 (1.76%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.70%) AIX
9 1 (0.35%) CentOS
9 1 (0.35%) Fedora
9 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.35%) Solaris
9 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (36.27%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (17.25%) DevOps
3 38 (13.38%) Performance Testing
4 37 (13.03%) Project Management
4 37 (13.03%) Software Engineering
5 35 (12.32%) Cybersecurity
6 34 (11.97%) Analytics
7 32 (11.27%) Test Automation
8 31 (10.92%) TDD
8 31 (10.92%) TOGAF
9 29 (10.21%) Problem-Solving
10 27 (9.51%) Mentoring
11 26 (9.15%) ITIL
12 25 (8.80%) Decision-Making
12 25 (8.80%) MODAF
13 23 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (8.10%) SDLC
14 21 (7.39%) Business Development
14 21 (7.39%) Coaching
14 21 (7.39%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 74 (26.06%) Java
2 73 (25.70%) C
3 46 (16.20%) C#
4 41 (14.44%) SQL
5 39 (13.73%) JavaScript
6 37 (13.03%) Python
7 32 (11.27%) C++
8 19 (6.69%) Ruby
9 12 (4.23%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.52%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.82%) Perl
11 8 (2.82%) Scala
12 7 (2.46%) Go
12 7 (2.46%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.11%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.76%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.76%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.76%) R
15 3 (1.06%) Groovy
15 3 (1.06%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 284 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 113 (39.79%) SC Cleared
3 44 (15.49%) Degree
4 19 (6.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 19 (6.69%) ISTQB
5 11 (3.87%) ISEB
6 10 (3.52%) CREST Certified
7 9 (3.17%) PMI Certification
7 9 (3.17%) PMP
8 8 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (2.46%) APMG
9 7 (2.46%) APMP
9 7 (2.46%) GIAC
10 6 (2.11%) MCP
11 5 (1.76%) CESG Certified Professional
11 5 (1.76%) GREM
12 3 (1.06%) CHECK Team Member
12 3 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (0.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.99%) GDPR
2 12 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (2.11%) JSP 440
3 6 (2.11%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.70%) GxP
4 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.34%) Hyper-V
2 16 (5.63%) Docker
3 13 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.17%) Active Directory
5 7 (2.46%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.35%) NFS
7 1 (0.35%) Samba
7 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.35%) Xen
7 1 (0.35%) XenApp
7 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (8.10%) Puppet
2 14 (4.93%) Ansible
3 13 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (3.87%) Terraform
5 9 (3.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 7 (2.46%) SCCM
6 7 (2.46%) SCOrch
7 6 (2.11%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.35%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.35%) Nagios
9 1 (0.35%) OpenNMS
9 1 (0.35%) SCOM
9 1 (0.35%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (18.66%) Oracle
2 29 (10.21%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.58%) VMware
4 12 (4.23%) Cisco
4 12 (4.23%) Citrix
4 12 (4.23%) Juniper
5 10 (3.52%) HP
6 8 (2.82%) CA Agile Central
7 7 (2.46%) Sybase
8 6 (2.11%) McAfee
9 3 (1.06%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.06%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.06%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.70%) ESRI
10 2 (0.70%) Google
10 2 (0.70%) Tableau
11 1 (0.35%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.35%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.35%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.35%) Splunk