Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 313 310 290
Rank change year-on-year -3 -20 +93
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 230 260 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.81% 0.86% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.96% 3.17% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 130 185 214
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% -23.64% +37.50%
10th Percentile £26,800 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,125 £68,900 £95,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -

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 South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,765 8,189 10,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.18% 26.98% 31.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5,971 6,660 8,769
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,775 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in the South East

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for DV Cleared in the South East

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DV Cleared in the South East

DV Cleared
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. 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
Hampshire +17 144 £47,500 +21.79% 30
Thames Valley -21 79 £40,000 -20.00% 24
Berkshire -6 62 £36,750 -26.50% 8
Oxfordshire -13 12 £77,500 +40.91% 3
Buckinghamshire +14 5 £59,500 -8.46% 13
Surrey +13 5 £35,000 -41.67% 3
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 230 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 104 (45.22%) SC Cleared
3 96 (41.74%) Windows
4 84 (36.52%) C
5 77 (33.48%) Python
6 74 (32.17%) Linux
7 65 (28.26%) Software Engineering
8 63 (27.39%) Degree
9 57 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (23.48%) C++
11 53 (23.04%) Java
12 44 (19.13%) Microsoft
12 44 (19.13%) Cybersecurity
13 41 (17.83%) TDD
13 41 (17.83%) VMware
14 39 (16.96%) DevOps
15 37 (16.09%) Active Directory
16 36 (15.65%) SQL
16 36 (15.65%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (14.78%) JavaScript
17 34 (14.78%) ITIL
18 33 (14.35%) Customer Requirements
19 32 (13.91%) Business Development
19 32 (13.91%) Puppet
19 32 (13.91%) AngularJS
19 32 (13.91%) C#
20 31 (13.48%) PowerShell
21 28 (12.17%) Bash Shell
21 28 (12.17%) Data Analysis
22 25 (10.87%) TCP/IP

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 19 (8.26%) Apache Spark
2 15 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.48%) Confluence
4 6 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.74%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.87%) IIS
6 2 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.35%) Office 365
3 8 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.61%) Amazon S3
4 6 (2.61%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (2.61%) AWS Fargate
4 6 (2.61%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (2.61%) Serverless
5 2 (0.87%) IaaS
5 2 (0.87%) PaaS
5 2 (0.87%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.87%) TCP/IP
2 21 (9.13%) VLAN
3 18 (7.83%) Firewall
4 14 (6.09%) Network Security
5 12 (5.22%) DAB
5 12 (5.22%) LAN
6 11 (4.78%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (4.78%) DNS
6 11 (4.78%) WAN
7 8 (3.48%) DHCP
8 7 (3.04%) Internet
9 5 (2.17%) DWDM
10 3 (1.30%) BGP
10 3 (1.30%) OSPF
10 3 (1.30%) Wireless
11 2 (0.87%) FCoE
11 2 (0.87%) SAN
11 2 (0.87%) SNMP
11 2 (0.87%) VPN
12 1 (0.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.13%) Big Data
1 21 (9.13%) Hadoop
2 19 (8.26%) Neo4j
3 13 (5.65%) MongoDB
4 11 (4.78%) Apache Hive
5 10 (4.35%) Impala
6 9 (3.91%) HBase
7 4 (1.74%) Geospatial Data
7 4 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.74%) SQL Server
8 2 (0.87%) MySQL
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (8.26%) Jenkins
2 18 (7.83%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.39%) GitLab
4 13 (5.65%) MSI
5 11 (4.78%) Vagrant
6 10 (4.35%) JIRA
7 8 (3.48%) AdminStudio
7 8 (3.48%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.17%) HP UFT
8 5 (2.17%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.87%) Redmine
9 2 (0.87%) Selenium
10 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.43%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.43%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (10.43%) Telecoms
2 20 (8.70%) Finance
2 20 (8.70%) Marketing
3 17 (7.39%) Electronics
3 17 (7.39%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.17%) Advertising
5 4 (1.74%) Law
6 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
6 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (19.57%) Software Engineer
2 37 (16.09%) Architect
3 22 (9.57%) Analyst
4 19 (8.26%) Systems Engineer
5 17 (7.39%) Developer
5 17 (7.39%) DevOps Engineer
5 17 (7.39%) Python Engineer
5 17 (7.39%) Python Software Engineer
6 15 (6.52%) C# Software Engineer
6 15 (6.52%) Java Engineer
6 15 (6.52%) Java Software Engineer
6 15 (6.52%) Network Architect
7 13 (5.65%) C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (5.65%) Software Packager
8 11 (4.78%) AWS Engineer
8 11 (4.78%) AWS Software Engineer
9 10 (4.35%) Service Analyst
9 10 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (3.04%) Administrator
10 7 (3.04%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.91%) AngularJS
2 22 (9.57%) Node.js
3 21 (9.13%) Vue.js
4 20 (8.70%) React
5 16 (6.96%) Django
6 13 (5.65%) Software Packaging
7 8 (3.48%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (2.17%) Middleware
9 3 (1.30%) CGI
10 1 (0.43%) Ember.js
10 1 (0.43%) HTML
10 1 (0.43%) Kafka
10 1 (0.43%) KML
10 1 (0.43%) MLlib
10 1 (0.43%) ModSecurity
10 1 (0.43%) Sensu
10 1 (0.43%) Web Services
10 1 (0.43%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.83%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.91%) Industry 4.0
6 5 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.17%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.17%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.17%) Wiki
7 4 (1.74%) CESG
7 4 (1.74%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.74%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 2 (0.87%) CMDB
9 2 (0.87%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.43%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 96 (41.74%) Windows
2 74 (32.17%) Linux
3 25 (10.87%) Windows 7
4 18 (7.83%) Windows XP
5 16 (6.96%) Windows Server
6 14 (6.09%) Unix
7 12 (5.22%) Android
8 11 (4.78%) Mac OS X
8 11 (4.78%) Windows 10
9 10 (4.35%) Windows 2000
10 8 (3.48%) Apple iOS
10 8 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.30%) AIX
12 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.43%) CentOS
13 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (28.26%) Software Engineering
2 57 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (19.13%) Cybersecurity
4 41 (17.83%) TDD
5 39 (16.96%) DevOps
6 34 (14.78%) ITIL
7 33 (14.35%) Customer Requirements
8 32 (13.91%) Business Development
9 28 (12.17%) Data Analysis
10 25 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (10.87%) Open Source
11 24 (10.43%) Project Management
12 23 (10.00%) Analytics
12 23 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (9.57%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (9.13%) Mathematics
15 19 (8.26%) Continuous Delivery
15 19 (8.26%) Programme Management
15 19 (8.26%) Release Management
16 18 (7.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (36.52%) C
2 77 (33.48%) Python
3 54 (23.48%) C++
4 53 (23.04%) Java
5 36 (15.65%) SQL
6 34 (14.78%) JavaScript
7 32 (13.91%) C#
8 31 (13.48%) PowerShell
9 28 (12.17%) Bash Shell
10 19 (8.26%) Go
10 19 (8.26%) Ruby
11 10 (4.35%) VB
12 9 (3.91%) VBScript
13 6 (2.61%) Rust
14 3 (1.30%) Perl
15 2 (0.87%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.87%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.43%) Korn
16 1 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 230 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 104 (45.22%) SC Cleared
3 63 (27.39%) Degree
4 15 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (5.22%) CCDP
6 10 (4.35%) GIAC
7 8 (3.48%) OSCP
8 7 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.61%) CCNP
9 6 (2.61%) CEH
10 5 (2.17%) JNCIS
10 5 (2.17%) MCSE
10 5 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.74%) APMP
11 4 (1.74%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (1.74%) CISSP
11 4 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.74%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (1.30%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.09%) SLA
2 4 (1.74%) GDPR
2 4 (1.74%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.87%) RMADS
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.43%) PMO
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 37 (16.09%) Active Directory
2 36 (15.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (10.87%) Docker
4 18 (7.83%) vSphere
5 12 (5.22%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (4.78%) VirtualBox
7 10 (4.35%) VMware NSX
8 9 (3.91%) Apache Flume
8 9 (3.91%) HDFS
9 8 (3.48%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.74%) Hyper-V
10 4 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.30%) Firmware
11 3 (1.30%) vCloud
12 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.87%) NFS
12 2 (0.87%) Samba
12 2 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.43%) XenApp
13 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (13.91%) Puppet
2 24 (10.43%) SCCM
3 19 (8.26%) Ansible
4 15 (6.52%) Kubernetes
5 12 (5.22%) Kibana
5 12 (5.22%) WSUS
6 11 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (4.78%) Salt
7 10 (4.35%) SCOM
8 5 (2.17%) Defensics
8 5 (2.17%) Nessus
8 5 (2.17%) Nexpose
8 5 (2.17%) Nmap
8 5 (2.17%) OpenVAS
9 4 (1.74%) Nagios
9 4 (1.74%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.74%) vCenter Server
10 3 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.43%) Grafana
11 1 (0.43%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 44 (19.13%) Microsoft
2 41 (17.83%) VMware
3 19 (8.26%) Atlassian
4 18 (7.83%) HP
5 17 (7.39%) SAP
6 16 (6.96%) Cisco
7 12 (5.22%) Juniper
8 10 (4.35%) Brocade
9 8 (3.48%) Autodesk
9 8 (3.48%) Cloudera
10 7 (3.04%) Citrix
11 6 (2.61%) EMC
12 5 (2.17%) Codenomicon
12 5 (2.17%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.17%) Symantec
13 4 (1.74%) NetApp
14 3 (1.30%) CA
14 3 (1.30%) Google
14 3 (1.30%) Oracle
15 2 (0.87%) IBM