Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > Midlands
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 167 278 366
Rank change year-on-year +111 +88 +6
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 75 80 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.26% 0.66% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.44% 2.55% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 13
Median annual salary £47,250 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.31% +18.18% +15.79%
10th Percentile £35,846 £22,000 £27,614
90th Percentile £75,300 £76,250 £89,000
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 the Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,378 3,133 3,601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 23.07% 25.88% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,076 2,167 2,476
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +4.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,450 £23,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,670 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.34% - +10.21%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in the Midlands

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DV Cleared in the Midlands.

Salary trend for DV Cleared in the Midlands

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing DV Cleared in the Midlands over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for DV Cleared in the Midlands

DV Cleared
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 11 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
West Midlands +60 46 £47,500 -26.92% 8
East Midlands +104 36 £47,500 -
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 11 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 Midlands region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 75 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 62 (82.67%) SC Cleared
3 50 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (56.00%) Back Office
5 28 (37.33%) Law
5 28 (37.33%) ITIL
5 28 (37.33%) Strategic Roadmap
6 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 23 (30.67%) Cisco
8 20 (26.67%) Linux
9 15 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (20.00%) Information Security
9 15 (20.00%) AWS
10 14 (18.67%) ITIL V3
10 14 (18.67%) Data Science
10 14 (18.67%) Police
10 14 (18.67%) Cybercrime
10 14 (18.67%) Legal
10 14 (18.67%) Information Management
10 14 (18.67%) CCNA
10 14 (18.67%) PRINCE2
11 13 (17.33%) VMware
11 13 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (17.33%) Degree
12 12 (16.00%) Windows
13 10 (13.33%) Python
13 10 (13.33%) SharePoint
13 10 (13.33%) MS Exchange
13 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
13 10 (13.33%) DevOps

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 10 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 10 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.00%) Apache
3 2 (2.67%) Moodle
4 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.00%) AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) LAN
1 9 (12.00%) WAN
2 8 (10.67%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (10.67%) SAN
3 3 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (1.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) Big Data
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.33%) Neo4j
2 1 (1.33%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 42 (56.00%) Back Office
2 28 (37.33%) Law
3 14 (18.67%) Legal
3 14 (18.67%) Police
4 9 (12.00%) Public Sector
5 4 (5.33%) Finance
6 2 (2.67%) Electronics
6 2 (2.67%) Military
7 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (12.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) Data Manager
3 7 (9.33%) Field Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) Senior Field Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) Support Officer
3 7 (9.33%) Technical Support
3 7 (9.33%) Technical Support Officer
4 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Consultant
6 3 (4.00%) Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Architect
7 2 (2.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) COM
2 3 (4.00%) LDAP
3 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.33%) CSS
3 1 (1.33%) CSS3
3 1 (1.33%) HTML
3 1 (1.33%) HTML5
3 1 (1.33%) Kafka
3 1 (1.33%) SAML
3 1 (1.33%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Cybercrime
2 8 (10.67%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (4.00%) Clustering
4 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.67%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (2.67%) User Experience
6 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.33%) HACMP
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) PKI
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
6 1 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Linux
2 12 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (4.00%) Unix
3 3 (4.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.67%) AIX
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.33%) Solaris
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.33%) ITIL
2 28 (37.33%) Strategic Roadmap
3 15 (20.00%) Information Security
4 14 (18.67%) Data Science
4 14 (18.67%) Information Management
4 14 (18.67%) ITIL V3
4 14 (18.67%) PRINCE2
5 10 (13.33%) DevOps
5 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.00%) Data Protection
6 9 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (10.67%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (10.67%) Information Assurance
8 7 (9.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (9.33%) Business Continuity Management
8 7 (9.33%) Machine Learning
8 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (9.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.33%) Python
2 8 (10.67%) C#
2 8 (10.67%) Java
3 5 (6.67%) C++
4 4 (5.33%) SQL
5 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.33%) C
7 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 62 (82.67%) SC Cleared
3 15 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (18.67%) CCNA
5 13 (17.33%) Degree
6 9 (12.00%) MCSE
6 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.67%) CISSP
8 1 (1.33%) CCDP
8 1 (1.33%) CCNP
8 1 (1.33%) MCITP
8 1 (1.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) NIST
2 1 (1.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.00%) DFS Replication
3 3 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.33%) Firmware
5 1 (1.33%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) SCCM
1 3 (4.00%) SCDPM
1 3 (4.00%) SCOM
1 3 (4.00%) SCSM
1 3 (4.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.67%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (2.67%) WSUS
3 1 (1.33%) Ansible
3 1 (1.33%) Nessus
3 1 (1.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.33%) Salt
3 1 (1.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (30.67%) Cisco
3 13 (17.33%) VMware
4 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle
6 1 (1.33%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.33%) Dell
6 1 (1.33%) IBM
6 1 (1.33%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.33%) Splunk
6 1 (1.33%) Sun
6 1 (1.33%) Veritas