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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 245 234
Rank change year-on-year +44 -11  
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 198 214 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.35% 1.17% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 3.75% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 132 91 177
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £24,716
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  

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 the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4159 5713 6717
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.29% 31.34% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3395 4626 5165
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 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
Oxfordshire +27 70 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Hampshire -12 59 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Berkshire +16 46 £42,500 -26.08% 4
Surrey +36 16 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 2 - - 3
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South East region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 282 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 122 (43.26%) C
3 108 (38.30%) Cybersecurity
4 104 (36.88%) Telecoms
5 100 (35.46%) Windows
6 98 (34.75%) Linux
7 82 (29.08%) SC Cleared
8 77 (27.30%) Penetration Testing
9 65 (23.05%) VMware
9 65 (23.05%) Unix
9 65 (23.05%) C++
10 62 (21.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 58 (20.57%) Firewall
12 55 (19.50%) VxWorks
13 54 (19.15%) Java
13 54 (19.15%) Network Design
14 53 (18.79%) Computer Science
15 50 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
16 46 (16.31%) Software Engineering
17 45 (15.96%) Python
18 43 (15.25%) Data Centre
19 42 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
20 41 (14.54%) Degree
21 39 (13.83%) Software Testing
22 37 (13.12%) SS7
23 34 (12.06%) Smartphone
23 34 (12.06%) Android
24 33 (11.70%) Juniper
24 33 (11.70%) Cisco
25 31 (10.99%) Cisco Certification

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 5 (1.77%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.71%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (4.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.77%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.71%) GitHub
2 2 (0.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (20.57%) Firewall
2 37 (13.12%) SS7
3 30 (10.64%) LAN
4 28 (9.93%) TCP/IP
5 27 (9.57%) WAN
6 17 (6.03%) Ethernet
6 17 (6.03%) Network Security
6 17 (6.03%) Wireless
7 15 (5.32%) Radio Access Network
7 15 (5.32%) VLAN
7 15 (5.32%) VPN
8 14 (4.96%) BGP
8 14 (4.96%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (4.96%) OSPF
8 14 (4.96%) VoLTE
9 12 (4.26%) Junos
10 11 (3.90%) DNS
11 8 (2.84%) DAB
12 7 (2.48%) ISDN
13 6 (2.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.26%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.13%) Big Data
3 5 (1.77%) Apache Hive
3 5 (1.77%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.77%) Impala
4 4 (1.42%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.06%) MySQL
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.26%) LoadRunner
2 11 (3.90%) HP UFT
3 6 (2.13%) IDA Disassembler
3 6 (2.13%) JIRA
3 6 (2.13%) Metasploit
4 4 (1.42%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (1.06%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.06%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.06%) Redmine
5 3 (1.06%) Subversion
5 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.71%) MSI
7 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.35%) JMeter
7 1 (0.35%) JUnit
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.35%) Selenium
General
1 104 (36.88%) Telecoms
2 17 (6.03%) Finance
3 4 (1.42%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.42%) Retail
4 3 (1.06%) Electronics
5 2 (0.71%) Marketing
5 2 (0.71%) Military
6 1 (0.35%) Advertising
6 1 (0.35%) Law
6 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 62 (21.99%) Network Engineer
2 48 (17.02%) Analyst
3 33 (11.70%) Security Analyst
4 30 (10.64%) Developer
5 28 (9.93%) Graduate
6 26 (9.22%) Administrator
6 26 (9.22%) Graduate Developer
6 26 (9.22%) Graduate Software Developer
6 26 (9.22%) IT Administrator
6 26 (9.22%) Software Developer
7 25 (8.87%) Architect
7 25 (8.87%) IT Graduate
8 23 (8.16%) Telecoms Engineer
9 21 (7.45%) IP Engineer
9 21 (7.45%) IP Network Engineer
10 20 (7.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 20 (7.09%) Junior
10 20 (7.09%) Senior Analyst
11 19 (6.74%) Junior Developer
11 19 (6.74%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.77%) Kafka
2 4 (1.42%) MLlib
3 3 (1.06%) POSIX
4 2 (0.71%) .NET
4 2 (0.71%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.35%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.35%) CSS
5 1 (0.35%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.35%) HTML
5 1 (0.35%) J2EE
5 1 (0.35%) Java EE
5 1 (0.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.79%) Computer Science
2 43 (15.25%) Data Centre
3 42 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (12.06%) Smartphone
5 27 (9.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (3.19%) Cybercrime
6 9 (3.19%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (2.48%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.13%) CESG
8 6 (2.13%) Cyber Attack
9 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.06%) Blog
10 3 (1.06%) e-Health
11 2 (0.71%) CESG CLAS
12 1 (0.35%) Cyber Defence
12 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 100 (35.46%) Windows
2 98 (34.75%) Linux
3 65 (23.05%) Unix
4 55 (19.50%) VxWorks
5 34 (12.06%) Android
6 12 (4.26%) Windows Server
7 10 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.13%) Solaris
8 6 (2.13%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.42%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.06%) FreeBSD
10 3 (1.06%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.71%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (38.30%) Cybersecurity
2 77 (27.30%) Penetration Testing
3 62 (21.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 54 (19.15%) Network Design
5 46 (16.31%) Software Engineering
6 39 (13.83%) Software Testing
7 29 (10.28%) Ethical Hacking
8 28 (9.93%) Source Code Analysis
9 26 (9.22%) ITIL
10 24 (8.51%) Line Management
11 19 (6.74%) Mentoring
12 18 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (5.67%) Analytics
13 16 (5.67%) Project Management
13 16 (5.67%) Protective Monitoring
13 16 (5.67%) Security Testing
14 15 (5.32%) Incident Management
14 15 (5.32%) Test Scripting
15 14 (4.96%) Risk Management
15 14 (4.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 122 (43.26%) C
2 65 (23.05%) C++
3 54 (19.15%) Java
4 45 (15.96%) Python
5 29 (10.28%) Shell Script
6 24 (8.51%) SQL
7 21 (7.45%) Bash Shell
8 14 (4.96%) PowerShell
9 12 (4.26%) C#
9 12 (4.26%) VB
10 11 (3.90%) Korn
11 10 (3.55%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.13%) JavaScript
13 5 (1.77%) Perl
13 5 (1.77%) Scala
14 3 (1.06%) VBScript
15 1 (0.35%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.35%) Ruby
15 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 282 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 82 (29.08%) SC Cleared
3 41 (14.54%) Degree
4 31 (10.99%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (5.67%) CCNA
6 15 (5.32%) CEH
6 15 (5.32%) JNCIS
7 14 (4.96%) OSCP
8 12 (4.26%) ISTQB
9 11 (3.90%) CCNP
9 11 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (3.19%) CCDP
10 9 (3.19%) CREST Certified
10 9 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (2.48%) CISSP
11 7 (2.48%) JNCIA
11 7 (2.48%) MCSE
12 6 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (2.13%) SANS
13 5 (1.77%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.26%) SLA
2 2 (0.71%) RMADS
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 50 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (9.93%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (6.03%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (5.32%) Active Directory
5 14 (4.96%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.13%) vSphere
7 5 (1.77%) Firmware
8 3 (1.06%) NFS
8 3 (1.06%) Samba
Systems Management
1 30 (10.64%) Ansible
2 14 (4.96%) vCenter Server
3 11 (3.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 10 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (2.84%) SCCM
6 7 (2.48%) Nessus
6 7 (2.48%) Nmap
7 6 (2.13%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.77%) HP SIM
8 5 (1.77%) Juniper STRM
8 5 (1.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (1.42%) Kibana
10 3 (1.06%) Endace
10 3 (1.06%) Nagios
10 3 (1.06%) Puppet
10 3 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.35%) Netcool
11 1 (0.35%) OpenVAS
11 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 65 (23.05%) VMware
2 33 (11.70%) Cisco
2 33 (11.70%) Juniper
3 29 (10.28%) Microsoft
4 25 (8.87%) HP
5 12 (4.26%) Oracle
6 11 (3.90%) Brocade
7 7 (2.48%) Codenomicon
8 6 (2.13%) Fujitsu
9 5 (1.77%) LogRhythm
9 5 (1.77%) Symantec
10 4 (1.42%) Huawei
10 4 (1.42%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.06%) Arista
11 3 (1.06%) Citrix
11 3 (1.06%) EMC
11 3 (1.06%) McAfee
11 3 (1.06%) NetApp
11 3 (1.06%) Remedy
12 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
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