Period
to 9 April 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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > London
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 440 516 700
Rank change year-on-year +76 +184 -103
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 241 271 144
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.44% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.62% 2.06% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 154 154 51
Median annual salary £55,000 £56,250 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +10.29% -7.27%
10th Percentile £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £105,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +15.56% -2.70%

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 9,184 13,143 15,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.37% 21.46% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6,924 9,703 12,447
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,350
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

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 9 April 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 9 April 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 +38 34 £56,250 +8.17% 12
West London +12 5 - - 8
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 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.

1 241 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 108 (44.81%) SC Cleared
3 81 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (20.33%) Degree
5 44 (18.26%) Big Data
5 44 (18.26%) DevOps
6 43 (17.84%) Java
7 39 (16.18%) C
8 37 (15.35%) Cybersecurity
9 35 (14.52%) Machine Learning
9 35 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
10 33 (13.69%) Python
11 31 (12.86%) Software Engineering
11 31 (12.86%) Data Science
12 28 (11.62%) Microsoft
13 26 (10.79%) Linux
13 26 (10.79%) Public Sector
14 24 (9.96%) Project Management
14 24 (9.96%) Technical Leadership
15 23 (9.54%) C++
15 23 (9.54%) Police
16 22 (9.13%) CISSP
16 22 (9.13%) Information Security
17 21 (8.71%) Analytics
18 20 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
19 19 (7.88%) Business Development
19 19 (7.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 18 (7.47%) Programme Management
20 18 (7.47%) Windows
21 17 (7.05%) Management Information System

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 13 (5.39%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (4.98%) Apache
3 11 (4.56%) Apache Spark
4 10 (4.15%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.66%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.24%) Confluence
6 3 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.83%) IIS
7 2 (0.83%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.41%) SAS
8 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (4.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (3.73%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (3.32%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.22%) AWS
2 7 (2.90%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (2.90%) Azure
2 7 (2.90%) SaaS
3 5 (2.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (2.07%) Amazon ECS
3 5 (2.07%) Amazon EKS
3 5 (2.07%) AWS Fargate
3 5 (2.07%) OpenShift
3 5 (2.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.83%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.83%) GCP
4 2 (0.83%) IaaS
4 2 (0.83%) PaaS
4 2 (0.83%) Serverless
5 1 (0.41%) Office 365
5 1 (0.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.98%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.15%) LAN
2 10 (4.15%) WAN
3 9 (3.73%) VPN
4 8 (3.32%) Network Security
5 7 (2.90%) Firewall
6 4 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.24%) DHCP
7 3 (1.24%) DNS
8 2 (0.83%) BGP
8 2 (0.83%) Broadband
8 2 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.83%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (0.83%) IPsec
8 2 (0.83%) ISDN
8 2 (0.83%) MPLS
8 2 (0.83%) OSPF
8 2 (0.83%) RSVP
8 2 (0.83%) SSH
9 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.26%) Big Data
2 16 (6.64%) MongoDB
3 13 (5.39%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.66%) Apache Accumulo
4 4 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (1.66%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (1.66%) Neo4j
4 4 (1.66%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.66%) OrientDB
5 3 (1.24%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.83%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.83%) HBase
6 2 (0.83%) MySQL
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (4.98%) LoadRunner
2 11 (4.56%) JMeter
3 10 (4.15%) NeoLoad
3 10 (4.15%) SilkPerformer
4 7 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.07%) JIRA
6 4 (1.66%) JUnit
6 4 (1.66%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.24%) Appium
7 3 (1.24%) GitLab
7 3 (1.24%) Maven
7 3 (1.24%) Selenium
7 3 (1.24%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.83%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.83%) eggPlant
8 2 (0.83%) GDB
8 2 (0.83%) IDA Disassembler
8 2 (0.83%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.83%) TestRail
8 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (10.79%) Public Sector
2 23 (9.54%) Police
3 16 (6.64%) Legal
4 14 (5.81%) Finance
4 14 (5.81%) Retail
5 12 (4.98%) Back Office
6 11 (4.56%) Law
7 10 (4.15%) Military
8 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.24%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.24%) Electronics
9 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.41%) Advertising
10 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (15.35%) Analyst
2 27 (11.20%) Developer
3 26 (10.79%) Architect
4 16 (6.64%) Business Analyst
4 16 (6.64%) Business Change Manager
4 16 (6.64%) Business Manager
4 16 (6.64%) Change Manager
4 16 (6.64%) Software Engineer
5 14 (5.81%) Java Developer
5 14 (5.81%) Project Manager
6 13 (5.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (5.39%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (4.98%) Test Engineer
8 11 (4.56%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
9 10 (4.15%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 10 (4.15%) Performance Engineer
9 10 (4.15%) Performance Test Engineer
9 10 (4.15%) Security Analyst
10 8 (3.32%) Data Engineer
10 8 (3.32%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.98%) Natural Language Processing
2 11 (4.56%) Spring
3 7 (2.90%) AngularJS
3 7 (2.90%) HTML
3 7 (2.90%) React
4 5 (2.07%) .NET
4 5 (2.07%) CSS
4 5 (2.07%) Node.js
5 4 (1.66%) GraphQL
5 4 (1.66%) Kafka
5 4 (1.66%) Web Services
5 4 (1.66%) ZeroMQ
6 3 (1.24%) ADO.NET
6 3 (1.24%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.24%) jQuery
6 3 (1.24%) Spring Boot
7 2 (0.83%) CSS3
7 2 (0.83%) HTML5
7 2 (0.83%) REST
7 2 (0.83%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.05%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.90%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (2.49%) CESG
4 6 (2.49%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (2.49%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.07%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.66%) PKI
7 3 (1.24%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (1.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.83%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 2 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (0.83%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.41%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.41%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.41%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.79%) Linux
2 18 (7.47%) Windows
3 9 (3.73%) CentOS
3 9 (3.73%) Ubuntu
4 7 (2.90%) Fedora
4 7 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.83%) Solaris
5 2 (0.83%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (18.26%) DevOps
3 37 (15.35%) Cybersecurity
4 35 (14.52%) Machine Learning
5 31 (12.86%) Data Science
5 31 (12.86%) Software Engineering
6 24 (9.96%) Project Management
6 24 (9.96%) Technical Leadership
7 22 (9.13%) Information Security
8 21 (8.71%) Analytics
9 20 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (7.88%) Business Development
11 18 (7.47%) Programme Management
12 17 (7.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (6.64%) Artificial Intelligence
13 16 (6.64%) ITIL
13 16 (6.64%) PRINCE2
13 16 (6.64%) Risk Management
14 15 (6.22%) Data Analytics
15 14 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (17.84%) Java
2 39 (16.18%) C
3 33 (13.69%) Python
4 23 (9.54%) C++
5 16 (6.64%) Bash Shell
5 16 (6.64%) C#
6 15 (6.22%) JavaScript
7 11 (4.56%) PowerShell
7 11 (4.56%) Scala
8 9 (3.73%) SQL
9 6 (2.49%) R
10 2 (0.83%) Java 8
10 2 (0.83%) PHP
10 2 (0.83%) VB
11 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 241 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 108 (44.81%) SC Cleared
3 49 (20.33%) Degree
4 22 (9.13%) CISSP
5 11 (4.56%) CCNA
5 11 (4.56%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (4.56%) CISM
6 10 (4.15%) CESG Certified Professional
7 9 (3.73%) GIAC
8 7 (2.90%) APMP
8 7 (2.90%) CISA
8 7 (2.90%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (2.90%) IISP
8 7 (2.90%) Linux+ Certification
8 7 (2.90%) MCSE
8 7 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (2.90%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (2.90%) SANS
8 7 (2.90%) SSCP
9 4 (1.66%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (2.07%) COBIT
3 5 (2.07%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (2.07%) Government Security Classifications
3 5 (2.07%) JSP 440
3 5 (2.07%) NCSC
4 2 (0.83%) SLA
5 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.56%) Docker
2 10 (4.15%) VirtualBox
2 10 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.90%) NFS
3 7 (2.90%) Samba
3 7 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (2.90%) Xen
4 6 (2.49%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (1.66%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.24%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.24%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (1.24%) vSphere
7 2 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.83%) XenApp
8 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (5.81%) Ansible
2 12 (4.98%) Puppet
3 11 (4.56%) Kubernetes
4 7 (2.90%) Docker Swarm
4 7 (2.90%) Nagios
4 7 (2.90%) OpenNMS
4 7 (2.90%) vCenter Server
4 7 (2.90%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.66%) Salt
6 3 (1.24%) SCCM
6 3 (1.24%) WSUS
7 2 (0.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.83%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.83%) MOM
7 2 (0.83%) SCOM
8 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 28 (11.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.39%) Cisco
3 10 (4.15%) Capita
3 10 (4.15%) VMware
4 9 (3.73%) Juniper
5 7 (2.90%) Cloudera
5 7 (2.90%) Dell
5 7 (2.90%) EMC
5 7 (2.90%) Hortonworks
5 7 (2.90%) NetApp
5 7 (2.90%) Oracle
5 7 (2.90%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.90%) SolarWinds
6 4 (1.66%) IBM
7 3 (1.24%) Citrix
7 3 (1.24%) HP
7 3 (1.24%) McAfee
8 2 (0.83%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.83%) F5
9 1 (0.41%) CA Agile Central