Period
to 29 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Driving Licence in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Driving Licence over the 6 months to 29 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Drivers' Licence
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 230 264 283
Rank change year-on-year +34 +19 +2
Permanent jobs citing Driving Licence 972 1,090 1,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.38% 1.28% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.76% 3.38% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 793 805 970
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £31,000 £29,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.45% +4.64% -4.44%
10th Percentile £21,550 £21,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,820 £53,750
UK median annual salary £34,000 £32,367 £30,000
% change year-on-year +5.05% +7.89% -6.25%

Driving Licence is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 25,829 32,248 35,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 36.56% 37.95% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19,676 24,039 27,854
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,545 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Driving Licence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Driving Licence in the UK excluding London

Driving Licence
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Driving Licence in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Driving Licence in the UK excluding London

Driving Licence
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Driving Licence in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 29 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Driving Licence in the UK excluding London

Driving Licence
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Driving Licence within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 29 January 2020. 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
South East +63 320 £33,000 -5.71% 201
North of England +11 163 £30,500 +1.67% 234
Midlands -13 159 £33,000 +1.54% 193
East of England +72 151 £33,000 +24.53% 110
South West +18 121 £31,500 +8.62% 104
West Midlands -1 116 £36,000 -4.00% 118
North West +32 87 £29,250 -2.50% 110
Yorkshire +5 57 £27,500 -8.33% 90
East Midlands +23 43 £32,500 +22.64% 75
Scotland +40 39 £31,500 +18.87% 47
North East -1 20 £42,500 +60.38% 34
Wales -25 15 £38,500 +13.46% 32
Northern Ireland +13 6 £21,250 -5.03% 3
Driving Licence
UK

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, IT jobs citing Driving Licence 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Driving Licence.

1 357 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 351 (36.11%) Windows
3 257 (26.44%) Active Directory
4 209 (21.50%) Office 365
5 208 (21.40%) Windows Server
6 170 (17.49%) Problem-Solving
7 145 (14.92%) VMware
8 129 (13.27%) ITIL
8 129 (13.27%) Azure
9 125 (12.86%) Microsoft Office
10 120 (12.35%) Cisco
10 120 (12.35%) Degree
11 117 (12.04%) Windows 10
12 115 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
13 114 (11.73%) MS Exchange
14 110 (11.32%) Project Management
15 109 (11.21%) SQL
16 107 (11.01%) Artificial Intelligence
17 104 (10.70%) Firewall
18 98 (10.08%) Data Quality
18 98 (10.08%) Smallworld
19 95 (9.77%) Mathematics
20 89 (9.16%) SQL Server
21 83 (8.54%) Windows 7
22 80 (8.23%) Hyper-V
23 76 (7.82%) LAN
23 76 (7.82%) WAN
24 75 (7.72%) Analytics
25 73 (7.51%) Data Centre
26 71 (7.30%) Microsoft Excel

Driving Licence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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
1 114 (11.73%) MS Exchange
2 98 (10.08%) Smallworld
3 51 (5.25%) SharePoint
4 24 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (2.37%) IIS
6 14 (1.44%) Skype for Business
7 9 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.72%) Apache
10 3 (0.31%) Confluence
10 3 (0.31%) MS Project Server
10 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.21%) ThingWorx
12 1 (0.10%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.10%) nginx
12 1 (0.10%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 125 (12.86%) Microsoft Office
2 71 (7.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.21%) CATIA
7 2 (0.21%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.21%) PTC Creo
7 2 (0.21%) Revit
7 2 (0.21%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.10%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.10%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (0.82%) GoldMine
2 7 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.62%) Primavera
4 4 (0.41%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.31%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.21%) JDE OneWorld
6 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 209 (21.50%) Office 365
2 129 (13.27%) Azure
3 26 (2.67%) AWS
4 18 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 18 (1.85%) Power Platform
5 9 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.51%) SaaS
7 4 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (0.41%) WeChat
8 3 (0.31%) G Suite
8 3 (0.31%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.31%) PowerApps
9 2 (0.21%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.10%) AdWords
10 1 (0.10%) GCP
10 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.10%) IaaS
10 1 (0.10%) PaaS
10 1 (0.10%) Trello
10 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 104 (10.70%) Firewall
2 76 (7.82%) LAN
2 76 (7.82%) WAN
3 60 (6.17%) TCP/IP
4 53 (5.45%) VoIP
5 52 (5.35%) Wireless
6 49 (5.04%) DNS
7 48 (4.94%) DHCP
8 43 (4.42%) SAN
9 38 (3.91%) Internet
9 38 (3.91%) VPN
10 35 (3.60%) VLAN
11 34 (3.50%) Wi-Fi
12 28 (2.88%) Network Security
13 19 (1.95%) Wireshark
14 16 (1.65%) Skype
15 15 (1.54%) MPLS
16 14 (1.44%) Broadband
16 14 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 38 (3.91%) GIS
3 27 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.47%) MySQL
5 18 (1.85%) Power BI
6 14 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (0.62%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.51%) MS Access
11 4 (0.41%) DB2
11 4 (0.41%) Ingres
12 3 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.31%) Spatial Data
12 3 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.21%) Big Data
13 2 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.51%) JIRA
2 3 (0.31%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.21%) GCC
3 2 (0.21%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.21%) Selenium
4 1 (0.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.10%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.10%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.10%) JMeter
4 1 (0.10%) MSI
4 1 (0.10%) MSTest
4 1 (0.10%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.10%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.10%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.10%) TestRail
4 1 (0.10%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.10%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.10%) WiX
General
1 70 (7.20%) Finance
2 55 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 49 (5.04%) Retail
4 31 (3.19%) Public Sector
5 27 (2.78%) Electronics
6 21 (2.16%) Marketing
7 18 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.23%) Legal
9 11 (1.13%) Local Government
10 9 (0.93%) Advertising
10 9 (0.93%) Banking
10 9 (0.93%) French Language
10 9 (0.93%) Military
11 8 (0.82%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.72%) Automotive
12 7 (0.72%) Law
13 6 (0.62%) Back Office
13 6 (0.62%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.62%) Police
13 6 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 128 (13.17%) Support Engineer
2 126 (12.96%) Analyst
3 101 (10.39%) IT Support
4 98 (10.08%) Fibre Planner
5 95 (9.77%) IT Engineer
6 70 (7.20%) Field Engineer
7 58 (5.97%) Consultant
8 53 (5.45%) Junior
9 50 (5.14%) Developer
10 43 (4.42%) Network Engineer
10 43 (4.42%) Support Analyst
11 42 (4.32%) IT Support Engineer
12 39 (4.01%) Field Service Engineer
13 38 (3.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 33 (3.40%) 2nd Line Support
14 33 (3.40%) IT Technician
15 32 (3.29%) IT Analyst
15 32 (3.29%) Technical Support
16 28 (2.88%) Support Technician
16 28 (2.88%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (4.73%) .NET
2 33 (3.40%) ASP.NET
3 30 (3.09%) HTML
4 28 (2.88%) CSS
5 21 (2.16%) Web Services
6 19 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (1.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (1.23%) JSON
9 11 (1.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 11 (1.13%) WPF
10 10 (1.03%) .NET Framework
10 10 (1.03%) RESTful
11 8 (0.82%) SOAP
12 5 (0.51%) REST
13 4 (0.41%) WCF
13 4 (0.41%) XML
14 3 (0.31%) AngularJS
15 2 (0.21%) jQuery
15 2 (0.21%) Razor View Engine
15 2 (0.21%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 73 (7.51%) Data Centre
2 64 (6.58%) Self-Motivation
3 60 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 20 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 12 (1.23%) EPoS
7 11 (1.13%) CCTV
8 9 (0.93%) Client/Server
9 8 (0.82%) Fat Client
9 8 (0.82%) NHS
9 8 (0.82%) Thin Client
9 8 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (0.62%) iPad
10 6 (0.62%) PKI
11 5 (0.51%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.51%) Replication
11 5 (0.51%) Robotics
12 4 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 351 (36.11%) Windows
2 208 (21.40%) Windows Server
3 117 (12.04%) Windows 10
4 83 (8.54%) Windows 7
5 65 (6.69%) Linux
6 55 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (3.91%) Apple iOS
8 35 (3.60%) Windows 8
9 26 (2.67%) Android
10 16 (1.65%) Mac OS
11 13 (1.34%) Windows XP
12 12 (1.23%) AIX
12 12 (1.23%) Mac OS X
13 11 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (1.03%) Unix
15 8 (0.82%) CentOS
15 8 (0.82%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.21%) SUSE
16 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (17.49%) Problem-Solving
2 129 (13.27%) ITIL
3 110 (11.32%) Project Management
4 107 (11.01%) Artificial Intelligence
5 95 (9.77%) Mathematics
6 75 (7.72%) Analytics
7 64 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
8 63 (6.48%) Network Planning
9 55 (5.66%) Service Delivery
10 52 (5.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 50 (5.14%) Migration
12 41 (4.22%) Disaster Recovery
13 38 (3.91%) Service Management
14 37 (3.81%) Mentoring
15 36 (3.70%) Critical Success Factor
15 36 (3.70%) Network Optimisation
16 35 (3.60%) Computer Science
16 35 (3.60%) Project Delivery
17 33 (3.40%) Time Management
18 32 (3.29%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 109 (11.21%) SQL
2 53 (5.45%) C#
3 48 (4.94%) JavaScript
4 36 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 24 (2.47%) C
6 23 (2.37%) C++
6 23 (2.37%) Java
7 16 (1.65%) Python
8 14 (1.44%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.03%) T-SQL
10 9 (0.93%) VB.NET
10 9 (0.93%) XAML
11 8 (0.82%) Apple Swift
11 8 (0.82%) Objective-C
12 6 (0.62%) VBA
13 5 (0.51%) PHP
13 5 (0.51%) Progress 4GL
13 5 (0.51%) VB
14 2 (0.21%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 120 (12.35%) Degree
2 55 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (4.84%) Security Cleared
5 46 (4.73%) DBS Check
6 38 (3.91%) MCSE
7 36 (3.70%) CCNA
8 27 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
9 26 (2.67%) SC Cleared
10 19 (1.95%) CCNP
11 17 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
12 16 (1.65%) HND
13 15 (1.54%) MCSA
14 14 (1.44%) HNC
15 13 (1.34%) JNCIA
16 10 (1.03%) ISTQB
16 10 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
17 6 (0.62%) CCSA
17 6 (0.62%) CCSE
17 6 (0.62%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (10.08%) Data Quality
2 66 (6.79%) SLA
3 26 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.67%) QA
4 12 (1.23%) GDPR
5 11 (1.13%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.82%) PMO
7 7 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
9 5 (0.51%) IEC 61131
9 5 (0.51%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.41%) BS25999
11 3 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 3 (0.31%) NIST
12 2 (0.21%) COBIT
12 2 (0.21%) IASME
12 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17025
12 2 (0.21%) MiFID
13 1 (0.10%) ISO 22301
13 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 257 (26.44%) Active Directory
2 115 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (8.23%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.47%) XenApp
5 13 (1.34%) vSphere
6 12 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (0.72%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.62%) Docker
10 5 (0.51%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.51%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.31%) Firmware
12 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.10%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 55 (5.66%) SCCM
2 32 (3.29%) WSUS
3 19 (1.95%) Microsoft Intune
4 14 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (1.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 9 (0.93%) Nagios
7 7 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
8 6 (0.62%) cPanel
8 6 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (0.62%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.41%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.41%) SCOM
9 4 (0.41%) vCenter Server
10 3 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.21%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.21%) Netcool
11 2 (0.21%) OpenView
11 2 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 357 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 145 (14.92%) VMware
3 120 (12.35%) Cisco
4 58 (5.97%) Citrix
4 58 (5.97%) HP
5 45 (4.63%) Apple
6 30 (3.09%) Dell
7 23 (2.37%) NetApp
8 21 (2.16%) Juniper
8 21 (2.16%) Oracle
8 21 (2.16%) SolarWinds
8 21 (2.16%) Veeam
9 19 (1.95%) 3PAR
10 18 (1.85%) EMC
10 18 (1.85%) IBM
10 18 (1.85%) McAfee
10 18 (1.85%) Sage
11 17 (1.75%) Cylance
11 17 (1.75%) IronPort
12 16 (1.65%) Trend Micro