Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 177 179
Rank change year-on-year +59 +2 -112
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 37 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.55% 0.60% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.72% 1.77% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 19
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +53.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,250 £22,956
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £58,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +53.33% -6.25%

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 Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 784 1188 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 32.83% 34.02% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 597 805 1247
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,350 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,650
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +8.25% +2.11%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Reading

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Reading.

Salary trend for DV Cleared in Reading

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Reading over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DV Cleared in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (45.95%) Windows
3 14 (37.84%) C
3 14 (37.84%) SC Cleared
4 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
4 12 (32.43%) HP
4 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
5 11 (29.73%) Java
5 11 (29.73%) SQL
6 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (24.32%) LoadRunner
6 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
6 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
6 9 (24.32%) ISTQB
6 9 (24.32%) Test Strategy
6 9 (24.32%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Functional Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Defect Management
7 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
7 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
7 8 (21.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (21.62%) Scenario Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
7 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Test Management
7 8 (21.62%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (21.62%) Linux
7 8 (21.62%) HP UFT
7 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
1 6 (16.22%) Skype for Business
2 5 (13.51%) Apache Spark
2 5 (13.51%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Skype
2 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) Internet
3 3 (8.11%) SSH
4 2 (5.41%) Firewall
5 1 (2.70%) FCoE
5 1 (2.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.51%) Apache Hive
3 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
3 5 (13.51%) Impala
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
4 2 (5.41%) HBase
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) LoadRunner
2 8 (21.62%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) JMeter
3 1 (2.70%) Redmine
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.51%) Law
1 5 (13.51%) Military
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Tester
2 8 (21.62%) Senior Tester
3 6 (16.22%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Designer
3 6 (16.22%) Software Designer
4 5 (13.51%) Architect
4 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Security Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) Big Data Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Hadoop Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Flash
1 3 (8.11%) HTML
1 3 (8.11%) HTML5
1 3 (8.11%) Kafka
1 3 (8.11%) MLlib
1 3 (8.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (8.11%) DataPower
2 3 (8.11%) PKI
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.70%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Unix
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Non-Functional Testing
1 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
1 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
1 9 (24.32%) Test Strategy
2 8 (21.62%) Defect Management
2 8 (21.62%) Functional Testing
2 8 (21.62%) Scenario Testing
2 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
2 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
2 8 (21.62%) Test Management
3 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
3 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
4 6 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (16.22%) Identity Management
4 6 (16.22%) ITIL
5 5 (13.51%) DevOps
5 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.81%) Analytics
6 4 (10.81%) Change Management
6 4 (10.81%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) C
2 11 (29.73%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
3 7 (18.92%) VB
4 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.81%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) Scala
7 1 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Korn
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (37.84%) SC Cleared
3 9 (24.32%) ISTQB
4 8 (21.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (10.81%) Degree
7 3 (8.11%) MCP
7 3 (8.11%) MCSE
8 2 (5.41%) GIAC
8 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (5.41%) SANS
9 1 (2.70%) CCNA
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.70%) CISSP
9 1 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (2.70%) ISEB
9 1 (2.70%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.70%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (2.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Flume
2 2 (5.41%) HDFS
2 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) NFS
3 1 (2.70%) Samba
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (13.51%) Kibana
3 3 (8.11%) Puppet
4 2 (5.41%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.70%) Ansible
5 1 (2.70%) EnCase
5 1 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Nagios
5 1 (2.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (2.70%) SCCM
5 1 (2.70%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.70%) SCOM
5 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) HP
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) F5
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) EMC
5 1 (2.70%) Lumension
5 1 (2.70%) McAfee
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Remedy
5 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.70%) Splunk