Period
to 28 September 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Police in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Police over the 6 months to 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Police
England > South East
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 356 267 488
Rank change year-on-year -89 +221 -13
Permanent jobs citing Police 94 18 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the General category 1.00% 0.53% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 13
10th Percentile £38,850 £42,350 £30,750
25th Percentile £51,875 £47,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +57.14% +40.00% -28.57%
75th Percentile £88,125 £71,875 £60,000
90th Percentile £92,000 £72,500 "
England median annual salary £52,295 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +4.59% +19.05% -6.67%

Police is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9,375 3,399 12,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 53.25% 42.93% 48.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5,609 2,654 9,490
10th Percentile £29,683 £30,000 £27,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,500 £49,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.99% +3.06% +3.16%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year - +8.49% +3.92%

Police
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Police as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Police in the South East

Police
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Police in the South East.

Salary trend for Police in the South East

Police
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Police in the South East over the 6 months to 28 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Police in the South East

Police
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 Police within the South East region over the 6 months to 28 September 2021. 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
Thames Valley -42 67 - - 7
Berkshire - 64 - - 4
Hampshire -103 15 £82,500 +88.57% 8
Surrey - 10 - - 4
Buckinghamshire -56 3 - - 1
East Sussex -44 2 £36,500 -30.48%
Police
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, IT jobs citing Police 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 Police.

1 72 (76.60%) Social Skills
2 51 (54.26%) Security Cleared
3 47 (50.00%) Smart Meter
3 47 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 47 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 47 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 47 (50.00%) NIST
4 32 (34.04%) Finance
5 31 (32.98%) SIEM
5 31 (32.98%) Security Testing
5 31 (32.98%) Vulnerability Management
6 30 (31.91%) GDPR
7 25 (26.60%) Problem-Solving
7 25 (26.60%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (26.60%) SQL
8 24 (25.53%) Identity Management
8 24 (25.53%) Risk Management
8 24 (25.53%) Threat Analysis
8 24 (25.53%) Fraud Detection
8 24 (25.53%) Data Protection
8 24 (25.53%) Regulatory Compliance
8 24 (25.53%) Cyber Assurance
9 23 (24.47%) Banking
10 21 (22.34%) Software Engineering
10 21 (22.34%) Management Information System
10 21 (22.34%) Shell Script
10 21 (22.34%) Toad
10 21 (22.34%) ETL
10 21 (22.34%) Oracle Database 10g

Police
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 21 (22.34%) Oracle Service Bus
1 21 (22.34%) WebLogic
2 9 (9.57%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.26%) Azure
2 4 (4.26%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.06%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) Kerberos
1 4 (4.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.34%) Oracle Database
1 21 (22.34%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (4.26%) Big Data
2 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.26%) Power BI
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 21 (22.34%) Toad
2 1 (1.06%) Appium
2 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.06%) JMeter
2 1 (1.06%) JUnit
2 1 (1.06%) Selenium
2 1 (1.06%) Subversion
2 1 (1.06%) TestNG
2 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 72 (76.60%) Social Skills
2 32 (34.04%) Finance
3 25 (26.60%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (24.47%) Banking
5 9 (9.57%) Marketing
5 9 (9.57%) Publishing
6 4 (4.26%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.06%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (35.11%) Architect
2 24 (25.53%) Consultant
2 24 (25.53%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 24 (25.53%) Security Consultant
3 23 (24.47%) Security Architect
4 21 (22.34%) Senior Software Engineer
4 21 (22.34%) Software Engineer
5 16 (17.02%) Junior
5 16 (17.02%) Junior Consultant
5 16 (17.02%) Junior Security Consultant
6 6 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.26%) Data Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (3.19%) Designer
8 3 (3.19%) User Experience Manager
8 3 (3.19%) User Experience Researcher
8 3 (3.19%) UX Designer
9 2 (2.13%) Chief Architect
9 2 (2.13%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) .NET
1 9 (9.57%) CSS
1 9 (9.57%) HTML
2 4 (4.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 21 (22.34%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.57%) User Experience
4 4 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.34%) Solaris
1 21 (22.34%) Unix
2 5 (5.32%) Windows
3 4 (4.26%) Linux
3 4 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 31 (32.98%) Security Testing
2 31 (32.98%) SIEM
2 31 (32.98%) Vulnerability Management
3 25 (26.60%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (25.53%) Cyber Assurance
4 24 (25.53%) Data Protection
4 24 (25.53%) Fraud Detection
4 24 (25.53%) Identity Management
4 24 (25.53%) Regulatory Compliance
4 24 (25.53%) Risk Management
4 24 (25.53%) Threat Analysis
5 21 (22.34%) ETL
5 21 (22.34%) Performance Tuning
5 21 (22.34%) Software Engineering
6 13 (13.83%) Analytics
7 9 (9.57%) Process Improvement
7 9 (9.57%) Prototyping
7 9 (9.57%) Qualitative Analysis
7 9 (9.57%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.60%) SQL
2 21 (22.34%) PL/SQL
2 21 (22.34%) Shell Script
3 9 (9.57%) PL/1
4 4 (4.26%) Perl
4 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.26%) Python
4 4 (4.26%) R
5 1 (1.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 51 (54.26%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.02%) CISM
2 16 (17.02%) CISSP
2 16 (17.02%) Degree
3 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 47 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 47 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 47 (50.00%) NIST
2 30 (31.91%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Docker
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (22.34%) Oracle
2 9 (9.57%) Google
3 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.26%) Splunk
4 1 (1.06%) VMware