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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 487 463 467
Rank change year-on-year -24 +4  
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 101 193 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.46% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.26% 1.77% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 75 122 149
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +10.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,150 £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.50% +4.16%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8023 10903 11048
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.73% 25.72% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6494 9044 9004
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +45 10 £36,000 -43.75% 9
Croydon - 1 £68,753 -
Feltham - 1 £40,000 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £10,000 -
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 242 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 123 (50.83%) SC Cleared
3 92 (38.02%) C
4 69 (28.51%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (26.86%) Java
6 63 (26.03%) Degree
7 48 (19.83%) Windows
8 45 (18.60%) ITIL
9 42 (17.36%) ISTQB
9 42 (17.36%) Cybersecurity
10 41 (16.94%) Finance
11 40 (16.53%) Active Directory
12 37 (15.29%) C++
13 36 (14.88%) Microsoft
14 35 (14.46%) SQL
15 34 (14.05%) Mentoring
16 31 (12.81%) C#
16 31 (12.81%) ISEB
16 31 (12.81%) Project Management
17 30 (12.40%) Linux
18 29 (11.98%) Oracle
18 29 (11.98%) Cisco
18 29 (11.98%) Selenium
19 27 (11.16%) Business Development
20 26 (10.74%) Continuous Improvement
20 26 (10.74%) Cucumber
20 26 (10.74%) Information Security
20 26 (10.74%) Windows Server
21 25 (10.33%) SharePoint
21 25 (10.33%) Incident Management

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 25 (10.33%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.37%) ArcGIS
3 12 (4.96%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.89%) WebSphere Portal
5 6 (2.48%) JBoss
6 5 (2.07%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.65%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.24%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.83%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.83%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.41%) Apache
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.41%) IIS
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.96%) MS Office
3 7 (2.89%) OmniGraffle
3 7 (2.89%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.65%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.83%) GitHub
4 2 (0.83%) PaaS
4 2 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.50%) Firewall
2 21 (8.68%) LAN
3 18 (7.44%) WAN
4 16 (6.61%) VPN
5 15 (6.20%) TCP/IP
6 12 (4.96%) Wireless
7 11 (4.55%) DHCP
7 11 (4.55%) DNS
8 9 (3.72%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (2.89%) BGP
9 7 (2.89%) Broadband
9 7 (2.89%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (2.89%) IGMP
9 7 (2.89%) Intranet
9 7 (2.89%) IPsec
9 7 (2.89%) ISDN
9 7 (2.89%) Multicast
9 7 (2.89%) Network Security
9 7 (2.89%) OSPF
10 6 (2.48%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.26%) GIS
3 18 (7.44%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.55%) Big Data
4 11 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (3.31%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.89%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.48%) Geospatial Data
8 5 (2.07%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.65%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.65%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.24%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.24%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.24%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.83%) MySQL
12 1 (0.41%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 29 (11.98%) Selenium
2 26 (10.74%) Cucumber
3 19 (7.85%) LoadRunner
4 14 (5.79%) JIRA
4 14 (5.79%) JUnit
5 12 (4.96%) TestNG
6 11 (4.55%) ClearCase
7 7 (2.89%) Axure RP
7 7 (2.89%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (2.07%) JMeter
10 4 (1.65%) ClearQuest
10 4 (1.65%) HP UFT
10 4 (1.65%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (1.24%) Git (software)
11 3 (1.24%) NeoLoad
11 3 (1.24%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.83%) JBehave
13 1 (0.41%) GDB
13 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (16.94%) Finance
2 10 (4.13%) Marketing
2 10 (4.13%) Retail
3 6 (2.48%) Military
4 5 (2.07%) Aerospace
4 5 (2.07%) Back Office
5 4 (1.65%) Legal
6 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.83%) Banking
7 2 (0.83%) Local Government
8 1 (0.41%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (15.29%) Analyst
2 28 (11.57%) Consultant
3 25 (10.33%) Architect
3 25 (10.33%) Developer
4 20 (8.26%) Incident Manager
4 20 (8.26%) Systems Engineer
5 19 (7.85%) Security Manager
5 19 (7.85%) Senior Manager
6 17 (7.02%) Java Developer
7 16 (6.61%) Test Analyst
8 14 (5.79%) Java Engineer
8 14 (5.79%) Software Engineer
9 13 (5.37%) Integration Engineer
9 13 (5.37%) Software Developer
9 13 (5.37%) Test Engineer
10 12 (4.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 12 (4.96%) Senior Incident Manager
11 10 (4.13%) Test Manager
12 9 (3.72%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (3.72%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.09%) Web Services
2 15 (6.20%) XML
3 14 (5.79%) REST
4 13 (5.37%) J2EE
5 10 (4.13%) HTML
6 9 (3.72%) AngularJS
6 9 (3.72%) JSON
7 8 (3.31%) GWT
7 8 (3.31%) JSF
7 8 (3.31%) Spring
8 7 (2.89%) Dojo
8 7 (2.89%) Node.js
9 6 (2.48%) Spring Integration
10 5 (2.07%) .NET
10 5 (2.07%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 5 (2.07%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (2.07%) CSS
11 4 (1.65%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.02%) Cybercrime
3 14 (5.79%) Cyber Attack
4 9 (3.72%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.72%) User Experience
5 8 (3.31%) Cyber Defence
6 6 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.07%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (2.07%) e-Health
8 3 (1.24%) CESG
8 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.24%) Social Media
9 2 (0.83%) PKI
10 1 (0.41%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.41%) Clustering
10 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.41%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.41%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.83%) Windows
2 30 (12.40%) Linux
3 26 (10.74%) Windows Server
4 21 (8.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (6.20%) Windows 7
6 13 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (3.72%) Unix
8 6 (2.48%) Solaris
9 4 (1.65%) AIX
10 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.41%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (28.51%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (18.60%) ITIL
3 42 (17.36%) Cybersecurity
4 34 (14.05%) Mentoring
5 31 (12.81%) Project Management
6 27 (11.16%) Business Development
7 26 (10.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 26 (10.74%) Information Security
8 25 (10.33%) Incident Management
9 24 (9.92%) Test Strategy
10 23 (9.50%) Non-Functional Testing
11 21 (8.68%) Scrum
11 21 (8.68%) Software Engineering
12 20 (8.26%) Software Testing
13 19 (7.85%) User Stories
14 18 (7.44%) DevOps
14 18 (7.44%) Open Source
14 18 (7.44%) Test Scripting
15 17 (7.02%) Presales
16 16 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (38.02%) C
2 65 (26.86%) Java
3 37 (15.29%) C++
4 35 (14.46%) SQL
5 31 (12.81%) C#
6 18 (7.44%) JavaScript
7 17 (7.02%) Ruby
8 11 (4.55%) Python
9 9 (3.72%) Clojure
9 9 (3.72%) Groovy
9 9 (3.72%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.72%) Scala
10 5 (2.07%) Perl
11 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.83%) VB
13 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.41%) PHP
13 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 242 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 123 (50.83%) SC Cleared
3 63 (26.03%) Degree
4 42 (17.36%) ISTQB
5 31 (12.81%) ISEB
6 23 (9.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 19 (7.85%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (7.02%) GIAC
9 14 (5.79%) CCNA
9 14 (5.79%) CEH
10 12 (4.96%) SANS
11 11 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (4.13%) CREST Certified
13 8 (3.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 7 (2.89%) ISEB Practitioner
15 6 (2.48%) CCNP
15 6 (2.48%) CHECK Team Leader
15 6 (2.48%) CISA
15 6 (2.48%) CISSP
15 6 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.72%) SLA
2 8 (3.31%) QA
3 4 (1.65%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.24%) COBIT
5 1 (0.41%) GDPR
5 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (16.53%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.31%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.31%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (2.48%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.07%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (2.07%) XenApp
6 3 (1.24%) Docker
6 3 (1.24%) KVM
7 2 (0.83%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.83%) vSphere
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (2.48%) Puppet
2 5 (2.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (2.07%) MOM
2 5 (2.07%) SCOM
2 5 (2.07%) WSUS
3 4 (1.65%) SCCM
4 3 (1.24%) Ansible
4 3 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.24%) OpenNebula
4 3 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.83%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.83%) HP NNM
5 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.41%) Nessus
6 1 (0.41%) Netcool
6 1 (0.41%) Nmap
6 1 (0.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 36 (14.88%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.98%) Cisco
2 29 (11.98%) Oracle
3 18 (7.44%) VMware
4 13 (5.37%) ServiceNow
5 12 (4.96%) Juniper
6 11 (4.55%) ESRI
6 11 (4.55%) HP
7 9 (3.72%) Lumension
8 8 (3.31%) Google
9 7 (2.89%) Fujitsu
9 7 (2.89%) Sophos
10 6 (2.48%) Dell
10 6 (2.48%) Intel Security
10 6 (2.48%) NetApp
11 5 (2.07%) Citrix
11 5 (2.07%) F5
11 5 (2.07%) Remedy
12 4 (1.65%) EMC
12 4 (1.65%) MuleSoft
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £130k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-65,000 (Depending on skill set of candidate)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Great Benefits!
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k-£60k
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 -£60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £130k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
Home Office
Salary: £100,000 per annum - circa £100K plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
The National Crime Agency
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
West End
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £130k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago