Period
to 6 July 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 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > London
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 377 478 656
Rank change year-on-year +101 +178 -91
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 210 290 198
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.64% 0.49% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.20% 2.35% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 108 188 69
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £38,925 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £105,000 £77,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +14.13% -8.00%

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 6,559 12,345 16,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.88% 20.94% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4,874 9,210 12,556
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £52,635 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.27% - +11.11%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +89 24 £57,500 +10.58% 7
West London +30 4 - - 2
South London - 1 £65,000 -
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 210 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 107 (50.95%) SC Cleared
3 94 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (20.95%) Cybersecurity
5 41 (19.52%) DevOps
6 39 (18.57%) Degree
7 38 (18.10%) Information Security
8 36 (17.14%) Back Office
9 33 (15.71%) Java
9 33 (15.71%) Python
10 32 (15.24%) Big Data
11 28 (13.33%) Legal
12 27 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (12.86%) Data Science
13 26 (12.38%) Management Information System
14 25 (11.90%) C
14 25 (11.90%) Linux
14 25 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 24 (11.43%) Machine Learning
15 24 (11.43%) Technical Leadership
16 22 (10.48%) CISSP
17 21 (10.00%) Risk Management
17 21 (10.00%) C++
17 21 (10.00%) Information Management
17 21 (10.00%) Public Sector
18 20 (9.52%) Software Engineering
19 18 (8.57%) Analytics
20 17 (8.10%) Incident Management
21 16 (7.62%) Spring
21 16 (7.62%) C#

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 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (5.71%) Apache
3 11 (5.24%) Apache Spark
4 10 (4.76%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.43%) Confluence
8 2 (0.95%) IIS
9 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.48%) SAS
9 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.90%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.19%) AWS
2 7 (3.33%) Azure
3 3 (1.43%) GCP
3 3 (1.43%) SaaS
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.95%) Serverless
5 1 (0.48%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Office 365
5 1 (0.48%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.48%) PaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.19%) Network Security
2 13 (6.19%) WAN
3 12 (5.71%) LAN
4 7 (3.33%) Firewall
5 4 (1.90%) VPN
6 2 (0.95%) Broadband
6 2 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.95%) DHCP
6 2 (0.95%) DNS
6 2 (0.95%) Internet
6 2 (0.95%) IPsec
6 2 (0.95%) ISDN
7 1 (0.48%) BGP
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.48%) MPLS
7 1 (0.48%) OSPF
7 1 (0.48%) RSVP
7 1 (0.48%) SSL
7 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.24%) Big Data
2 15 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 14 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 7 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.38%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.90%) Apache Accumulo
6 4 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.90%) IBM InfoSphere
6 4 (1.90%) Neo4j
6 4 (1.90%) OrientDB
7 3 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.95%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.95%) HBase
8 2 (0.95%) MySQL
9 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.48%) QlikView
9 1 (0.48%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.81%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.33%) LoadRunner
3 6 (2.86%) JMeter
4 5 (2.38%) JIRA
4 5 (2.38%) NeoLoad
4 5 (2.38%) SilkPerformer
5 4 (1.90%) GitLab
5 4 (1.90%) Selenium
5 4 (1.90%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.43%) eggPlant
6 3 (1.43%) JUnit
6 3 (1.43%) Maven
6 3 (1.43%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.95%) Appium
7 2 (0.95%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.95%) GDB
7 2 (0.95%) IDA Disassembler
7 2 (0.95%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.95%) TestRail
7 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 36 (17.14%) Back Office
2 28 (13.33%) Legal
3 21 (10.00%) Public Sector
4 14 (6.67%) Law
5 9 (4.29%) Police
6 7 (3.33%) Military
6 7 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.38%) Finance
7 5 (2.38%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.43%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.43%) Electronics
8 3 (1.43%) Retail
9 1 (0.48%) Advertising
9 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (14.29%) Analyst
2 28 (13.33%) Architect
3 22 (10.48%) Developer
4 14 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 13 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (5.71%) Security Officer
7 11 (5.24%) Business Analyst
7 11 (5.24%) Java Developer
7 11 (5.24%) Network Analyst
8 10 (4.76%) Data Engineer
9 9 (4.29%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.29%) Test Engineer
10 8 (3.81%) Senior Manager
11 7 (3.33%) Business Architect
11 7 (3.33%) Data Governance Analyst
11 7 (3.33%) Data Governance Manager
11 7 (3.33%) Data Manager
11 7 (3.33%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
11 7 (3.33%) IT Security Officer
11 7 (3.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.62%) Spring
2 12 (5.71%) Natural Language Processing
3 9 (4.29%) AngularJS
4 8 (3.81%) HTML
5 6 (2.86%) .NET
5 6 (2.86%) CSS
5 6 (2.86%) Spring Boot
6 5 (2.38%) Kafka
6 5 (2.38%) Web Services
7 4 (1.90%) ADO.NET
7 4 (1.90%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.90%) GraphQL
7 4 (1.90%) jQuery
7 4 (1.90%) Node.js
7 4 (1.90%) React
7 4 (1.90%) ZeroMQ
8 2 (0.95%) boto
8 2 (0.95%) CSS3
8 2 (0.95%) HTML5
8 2 (0.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (12.38%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.81%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
4 7 (3.33%) Freedom of Information Act
5 6 (2.86%) CESG
6 5 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (1.90%) Cyber Defence
7 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (1.43%) PKI
9 2 (0.95%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.95%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.95%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 1 (0.48%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.90%) Linux
2 13 (6.19%) Windows
3 7 (3.33%) CentOS
4 6 (2.86%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.90%) Fedora
7 1 (0.48%) Solaris
7 1 (0.48%) Unix
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (20.95%) Cybersecurity
3 41 (19.52%) DevOps
4 38 (18.10%) Information Security
5 27 (12.86%) Data Science
6 24 (11.43%) Machine Learning
6 24 (11.43%) Technical Leadership
7 21 (10.00%) Information Management
7 21 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 20 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 18 (8.57%) Analytics
10 17 (8.10%) Incident Management
11 16 (7.62%) Data Analytics
11 16 (7.62%) Information Assurance
12 14 (6.67%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.71%) Business Development
13 12 (5.71%) Network Management
14 11 (5.24%) Project Management
15 10 (4.76%) Business Analysis
15 10 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (15.71%) Java
1 33 (15.71%) Python
2 25 (11.90%) C
3 21 (10.00%) C++
4 16 (7.62%) C#
5 14 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 14 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 11 (5.24%) Scala
6 11 (5.24%) SQL
7 8 (3.81%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.33%) R
9 5 (2.38%) Java 8
10 2 (0.95%) PHP
10 2 (0.95%) VB
11 1 (0.48%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 210 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 107 (50.95%) SC Cleared
3 39 (18.57%) Degree
4 22 (10.48%) CISSP
5 16 (7.62%) CISM
6 13 (6.19%) CISA
7 12 (5.71%) GIAC
8 7 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
8 7 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (3.33%) CLAS
8 7 (3.33%) IISP
8 7 (3.33%) TOGAF Certification
9 6 (2.86%) CCNA
10 5 (2.38%) SANS
11 4 (1.90%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (1.90%) Linux+ Certification
11 4 (1.90%) MCSE
11 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.90%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (1.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (2.86%) QA
3 6 (2.86%) SLA
4 5 (2.38%) COBIT
4 5 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (2.38%) JSP 440
4 5 (2.38%) NCSC
5 4 (1.90%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (5.24%) Docker
2 7 (3.33%) VirtualBox
3 5 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.90%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (1.90%) NFS
4 4 (1.90%) Samba
4 4 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.90%) Xen
5 3 (1.43%) vSphere
6 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.95%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.48%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (6.19%) Ansible
2 12 (5.71%) Kubernetes
3 9 (4.29%) Puppet
4 4 (1.90%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (1.90%) Nagios
4 4 (1.90%) OpenNMS
4 4 (1.90%) Salt
4 4 (1.90%) vCenter Server
4 4 (1.90%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.95%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.95%) Terraform
5 2 (0.95%) WSUS
6 1 (0.48%) EnCase
6 1 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.48%) FTK
6 1 (0.48%) Kibana
6 1 (0.48%) logstash
6 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.48%) SCCM
6 1 (0.48%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.71%) Cisco
3 10 (4.76%) Juniper
4 7 (3.33%) Oracle
5 6 (2.86%) VMware
6 5 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.90%) Cloudera
7 4 (1.90%) Dell
7 4 (1.90%) EMC
7 4 (1.90%) Hortonworks
7 4 (1.90%) IBM
7 4 (1.90%) NetApp
7 4 (1.90%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.43%) HP
9 2 (0.95%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.48%) Citrix
10 1 (0.48%) F5
10 1 (0.48%) McAfee
10 1 (0.48%) Netezza
10 1 (0.48%) Teradata