Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > South East
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 262 358 333
Rank change year-on-year +96 -25 +83
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 306 212 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.15% 0.67% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 2.56% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 152 120 131
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -22.73% +25.00%
10th Percentile £22,300 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -9.52%

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 7,654 8,284 9,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.89% 26.33% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5,746 6,636 7,377
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,375 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,750 £68,600
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 +57 224 £50,000 +57.48% 51
Thames Valley +68 75 £37,500 -28.57% 11
Berkshire +70 66 £32,500 -36.59% 8
Surrey +28 7 £35,000 -33.33% 2
Oxfordshire +18 7 £77,500 +47.62%
Buckinghamshire +25 2 £59,500 -8.46% 3
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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.

1 306 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 191 (62.42%) SC Cleared
3 121 (39.54%) Windows
4 94 (30.72%) Python
5 88 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
6 87 (28.43%) C
7 85 (27.78%) C++
8 84 (27.45%) Software Engineering
9 81 (26.47%) Linux
10 76 (24.84%) Microsoft
11 66 (21.57%) Java
12 64 (20.92%) Analytics
13 61 (19.93%) TDD
14 58 (18.95%) Degree
15 56 (18.30%) DevOps
16 54 (17.65%) VMware
17 53 (17.32%) Cybersecurity
18 52 (16.99%) TCP/IP
19 50 (16.34%) Business Development
19 50 (16.34%) Data Analytics
20 46 (15.03%) ITIL
20 46 (15.03%) Active Directory
20 46 (15.03%) Artificial Intelligence
21 42 (13.73%) JavaScript
22 41 (13.40%) Self-Motivation
23 39 (12.75%) Docker
24 38 (12.42%) Ansible
24 38 (12.42%) Windows 7
24 38 (12.42%) C#
25 37 (12.09%) Continuous Integration

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 8 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.31%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.31%) Confluence
4 4 (1.31%) IIS
5 3 (0.98%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.33%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.33%) JBoss
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (9.48%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.31%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.17%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.21%) Office 365
3 7 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.98%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.98%) AWS Fargate
5 3 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (0.98%) Serverless
6 1 (0.33%) IaaS
6 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (16.99%) TCP/IP
2 32 (10.46%) Firewall
3 26 (8.50%) Network Security
4 21 (6.86%) VLAN
5 20 (6.54%) WAN
6 19 (6.21%) DNS
6 19 (6.21%) LAN
7 8 (2.61%) BGP
7 8 (2.61%) DAB
8 7 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (2.29%) OSPF
8 7 (2.29%) VPN
9 6 (1.96%) DHCP
9 6 (1.96%) FCoE
9 6 (1.96%) Internet
9 6 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (1.96%) IPsec
9 6 (1.96%) SNMP
9 6 (1.96%) VoIP
10 5 (1.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.54%) Neo4j
2 15 (4.90%) Big Data
2 15 (4.90%) MongoDB
3 8 (2.61%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.96%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.31%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.33%) MySQL
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (9.15%) GitLab
2 25 (8.17%) Vagrant
3 21 (6.86%) Jenkins
4 13 (4.25%) Git (software)
5 12 (3.92%) MSI
6 10 (3.27%) JIRA
7 9 (2.94%) AdminStudio
8 6 (1.96%) Redmine
9 4 (1.31%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.98%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.98%) InstallShield
11 2 (0.65%) Selenium
12 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.33%) Grunt
12 1 (0.33%) gulp
12 1 (0.33%) Robot Framework
General
1 25 (8.17%) Telecoms
2 19 (6.21%) Marketing
3 18 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 18 (5.88%) Electronics
3 18 (5.88%) Finance
3 18 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 12 (3.92%) Law
5 9 (2.94%) Advertising
6 4 (1.31%) Games
7 1 (0.33%) Legal
7 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 69 (22.55%) Architect
2 41 (13.40%) Software Engineer
3 39 (12.75%) Analyst
4 33 (10.78%) Developer
5 21 (6.86%) Security Architect
6 20 (6.54%) C++ Software Engineer
6 20 (6.54%) Java Engineer
6 20 (6.54%) Java Software Engineer
7 19 (6.21%) Network Architect
8 18 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
8 18 (5.88%) Python Engineer
8 18 (5.88%) Python Software Engineer
8 18 (5.88%) Service Analyst
8 18 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
9 17 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
9 17 (5.56%) AWS Software Engineer
10 16 (5.23%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 15 (4.90%) IT Engineer
11 15 (4.90%) Python Developer
12 14 (4.58%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 32 (10.46%) Node.js
3 27 (8.82%) Vue.js
4 25 (8.17%) React
5 17 (5.56%) Django
6 14 (4.58%) Software Packaging
7 5 (1.63%) Middleware
8 4 (1.31%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (1.31%) Flask
8 4 (1.31%) Spring
9 2 (0.65%) CGI
9 2 (0.65%) HTML
9 2 (0.65%) jQuery
9 2 (0.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.33%) CSS
10 1 (0.33%) CSS3
10 1 (0.33%) HTML5
10 1 (0.33%) KML
10 1 (0.33%) Web Services
10 1 (0.33%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.40%) Self-Motivation
2 33 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (8.17%) CESG
4 20 (6.54%) Management Information System
5 18 (5.88%) Data Centre
6 17 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
7 11 (3.59%) Device Driver
8 9 (2.94%) Industry 4.0
9 8 (2.61%) Algorithms
9 8 (2.61%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (1.96%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.96%) Security Operations Centre
10 6 (1.96%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.63%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.63%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.31%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.31%) Robotics
13 3 (0.98%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.98%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 121 (39.54%) Windows
2 81 (26.47%) Linux
3 38 (12.42%) Windows 7
4 37 (12.09%) Android
5 27 (8.82%) Windows XP
6 18 (5.88%) Unix
6 18 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 18 (5.88%) Windows 2000
7 15 (4.90%) Windows Server
8 13 (4.25%) Apple iOS
8 13 (4.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (3.59%) Mac OS X
10 7 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.33%) AIX
11 1 (0.33%) CentOS
11 1 (0.33%) Solaris
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (27.45%) Software Engineering
3 64 (20.92%) Analytics
4 61 (19.93%) TDD
5 56 (18.30%) DevOps
6 53 (17.32%) Cybersecurity
7 50 (16.34%) Business Development
7 50 (16.34%) Data Analytics
8 46 (15.03%) Artificial Intelligence
8 46 (15.03%) ITIL
9 37 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 35 (11.44%) Continuous Delivery
11 35 (11.44%) Information Security
11 35 (11.44%) Open Source
11 35 (11.44%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (9.48%) Customer Requirements
12 29 (9.48%) Service Delivery
12 29 (9.48%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 94 (30.72%) Python
2 87 (28.43%) C
3 85 (27.78%) C++
4 66 (21.57%) Java
5 42 (13.73%) JavaScript
6 38 (12.42%) C#
7 31 (10.13%) Go
7 31 (10.13%) PowerShell
8 30 (9.80%) Bash Shell
9 29 (9.48%) SQL
10 24 (7.84%) Ruby
11 10 (3.27%) VB
12 9 (2.94%) Kotlin
12 9 (2.94%) VBScript
13 6 (1.96%) Rust
14 4 (1.31%) Clojure
14 4 (1.31%) Scala
15 2 (0.65%) Korn
16 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 306 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 191 (62.42%) SC Cleared
3 58 (18.95%) Degree
4 27 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
6 17 (5.56%) CCNA
6 17 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (4.58%) GIAC
7 14 (4.58%) MCSE
8 11 (3.59%) CISSP
9 9 (2.94%) APMP
9 9 (2.94%) CEH
9 9 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (2.61%) MCSA
10 8 (2.61%) OSCP
10 8 (2.61%) VCP6
10 8 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (2.29%) CCDP
11 7 (2.29%) CompTIA Security+
11 7 (2.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.52%) SLA
2 15 (4.90%) GDPR
3 4 (1.31%) Government Security Classifications
3 4 (1.31%) RMADS
4 3 (0.98%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 46 (15.03%) Active Directory
2 39 (12.75%) Docker
3 35 (11.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (9.15%) vSphere
5 21 (6.86%) VirtualBox
5 21 (6.86%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (5.56%) VMware NSX
7 10 (3.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.96%) NFS
8 6 (1.96%) Samba
9 5 (1.63%) vCloud
10 4 (1.31%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.98%) XenApp
12 2 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 38 (12.42%) Ansible
2 23 (7.52%) Puppet
3 17 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 17 (5.56%) SCCM
4 13 (4.25%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (4.25%) Salt
4 13 (4.25%) vCenter Server
5 10 (3.27%) WSUS
6 7 (2.29%) Defensics
6 7 (2.29%) Nessus
6 7 (2.29%) Nexpose
6 7 (2.29%) Nmap
6 7 (2.29%) OpenVAS
7 6 (1.96%) Nagios
8 4 (1.31%) Terraform
9 1 (0.33%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.33%) SCOM
9 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 76 (24.84%) Microsoft
2 54 (17.65%) VMware
3 22 (7.19%) Cisco
3 22 (7.19%) HP
4 18 (5.88%) SAP
5 13 (4.25%) Citrix
6 9 (2.94%) Autodesk
6 9 (2.94%) Juniper
6 9 (2.94%) NetApp
7 8 (2.61%) EMC
7 8 (2.61%) Samsung
8 7 (2.29%) Brocade
8 7 (2.29%) Codenomicon
8 7 (2.29%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.31%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.31%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.65%) Google
10 2 (0.65%) Remedy
10 2 (0.65%) Symantec
10 2 (0.65%) Unisys