Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Drivers' Licence
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 273 254 264
Rank change year-on-year -19 +10 +33
Permanent jobs citing Driving Licence 275 1,060 1,220
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.00% 1.30% 1.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.77% 3.48% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 211 904 1,096
Median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,967
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.54% -4.32% +13.22%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,934
% change year-on-year +7.69% -4.22% +9.46%

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 9,943 30,453 34,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 36.06% 37.37% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7,700 22,275 26,860
Median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,807 £68,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Driving Licence as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Driving Licence in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 September 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 +51 91 £35,000 +6.06% 55
North of England +72 70 £27,500 -8.33% 44
Midlands +19 50 £28,250 -29.38% 61
South West +33 47 £32,500 +18.18% 40
North West +56 36 £35,000 +16.67% 20
East Midlands +51 25 £35,625 +26.11% 27
West Midlands +18 25 £22,500 -43.75% 33
Yorkshire +103 22 £22,750 -18.02% 18
East of England +31 17 £22,500 -31.82% 26
North East +14 12 £20,000 -47.37% 6
Wales +1 8 £45,000 +80.00% 13
Scotland +73 4 £45,000 +62.42% 9
Driving Licence
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 104 (37.82%) Windows
2 102 (37.09%) Microsoft
3 73 (26.55%) Active Directory
4 66 (24.00%) Office 365
5 59 (21.45%) Windows Server
6 54 (19.64%) Security Cleared
7 50 (18.18%) VMware
8 49 (17.82%) Microsoft Office
9 41 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
10 39 (14.18%) Azure
11 38 (13.82%) Firewall
12 36 (13.09%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (13.09%) LAN
12 36 (13.09%) Windows 10
13 35 (12.73%) SQL
13 35 (12.73%) SQL Server
13 35 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
14 32 (11.64%) DNS
14 32 (11.64%) DHCP
15 30 (10.91%) Degree
16 27 (9.82%) DV Cleared
17 26 (9.45%) Microsoft Excel
17 26 (9.45%) Project Management
17 26 (9.45%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 25 (9.09%) ITIL
19 24 (8.73%) Citrix
19 24 (8.73%) Data Centre
20 23 (8.36%) PowerShell
20 23 (8.36%) Microsoft Certification
20 23 (8.36%) Cisco

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 15 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.73%) MS Exchange
3 11 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (2.18%) Apache
5 5 (1.82%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.82%) SAS
6 4 (1.45%) IIS
7 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.09%) IBM Domino
7 3 (1.09%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.09%) WinCC
8 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.73%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 49 (17.82%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (9.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (3.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.45%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.73%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.73%) Sage 500
2 2 (0.73%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.36%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 66 (24.00%) Office 365
2 39 (14.18%) Azure
3 14 (5.09%) AWS
4 10 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (2.55%) SaaS
6 6 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.82%) OneDrive
8 4 (1.45%) IaaS
8 4 (1.45%) Power Platform
9 2 (0.73%) Cloudflare
10 1 (0.36%) Akamai
10 1 (0.36%) G Suite
10 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.36%) PaaS
10 1 (0.36%) Power Automate
10 1 (0.36%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.36%) WeChat
Communications & Networking
1 38 (13.82%) Firewall
2 36 (13.09%) LAN
3 32 (11.64%) DHCP
3 32 (11.64%) DNS
4 21 (7.64%) TCP/IP
5 19 (6.91%) WAN
6 18 (6.55%) Wireless
7 13 (4.73%) SAN
7 13 (4.73%) VPN
7 13 (4.73%) WLAN
8 10 (3.64%) Internet
9 9 (3.27%) VLAN
9 9 (3.27%) VoIP
10 8 (2.91%) NetScaler
10 8 (2.91%) OSPF
11 6 (2.18%) Network Security
12 5 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.45%) BGP
13 4 (1.45%) Ethernet
13 4 (1.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.55%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.82%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.82%) MySQL
5 4 (1.45%) Power BI
6 2 (0.73%) DB2
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2017
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.36%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.82%) JIRA
2 3 (1.09%) Selenium
3 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.36%) Postman
4 1 (0.36%) REST Assured
4 1 (0.36%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (5.82%) Retail
2 15 (5.45%) Marketing
3 12 (4.36%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.00%) Public Sector
5 10 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.91%) Finance
7 4 (1.45%) Law
7 4 (1.45%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.09%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.09%) Automotive
9 2 (0.73%) Local Government
9 2 (0.73%) Police
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (12.00%) Analyst
2 22 (8.00%) Support Engineer
3 21 (7.64%) IT Support
4 20 (7.27%) IT Engineer
5 17 (6.18%) Field Engineer
6 16 (5.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (5.82%) Consultant
7 14 (5.09%) Network Engineer
8 13 (4.73%) Break Fix Engineer
8 13 (4.73%) Support Analyst
8 13 (4.73%) Wintel Engineer
9 12 (4.36%) IT Analyst
10 11 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
11 10 (3.64%) Developer
12 9 (3.27%) Software Developer
13 8 (2.91%) Graduate
13 8 (2.91%) Support Technician
13 8 (2.91%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (2.91%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.73%) .NET
2 10 (3.64%) HTML
3 6 (2.18%) XML
4 3 (1.09%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.09%) jQuery
4 3 (1.09%) Node.js
4 3 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (0.73%) CSS
6 1 (0.36%) DirectX
6 1 (0.36%) Flash
6 1 (0.36%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.36%) LAMP
6 1 (0.36%) Middleware
6 1 (0.36%) OpenGL
6 1 (0.36%) Vulkan
6 1 (0.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.73%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.18%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (5.09%) CMDB
4 13 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.36%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.82%) Blog
6 5 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (1.82%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.82%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.82%) User Experience
7 4 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.45%) Cyberattack
7 4 (1.45%) SCADA
7 4 (1.45%) Social Media
7 4 (1.45%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.09%) iPhone
9 2 (0.73%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 104 (37.82%) Windows
2 59 (21.45%) Windows Server
3 36 (13.09%) Windows 10
4 23 (8.36%) Linux
5 16 (5.82%) Windows 7
6 13 (4.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.64%) Windows Server 2016
8 9 (3.27%) Windows 8
8 9 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.18%) Android
10 5 (1.82%) Debian
10 5 (1.82%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.45%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.45%) CentOS
11 4 (1.45%) Data ONTAP
11 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (1.09%) VyOS
12 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.73%) Unix
14 1 (0.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (13.09%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (9.45%) Project Management
3 26 (9.45%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 25 (9.09%) ITIL
5 22 (8.00%) Break/Fix
6 18 (6.55%) Data Protection
7 16 (5.82%) Decision-Making
7 16 (5.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 16 (5.82%) Patch Management
7 16 (5.82%) Presales
7 16 (5.82%) Service Delivery
8 15 (5.45%) ERP
8 15 (5.45%) Virtual Environments
9 14 (5.09%) Analytics
10 13 (4.73%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (4.73%) IT Strategy
10 13 (4.73%) Server Patching
10 13 (4.73%) Software Distribution
11 11 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.73%) SQL
2 23 (8.36%) PowerShell
3 17 (6.18%) JavaScript
3 17 (6.18%) VB
4 10 (3.64%) Python
5 9 (3.27%) C#
5 9 (3.27%) C++
6 8 (2.91%) Java
7 5 (1.82%) R
8 4 (1.45%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.09%) VBScript
10 2 (0.73%) C
10 2 (0.73%) VBA
11 1 (0.36%) Delphi
11 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 30 (10.91%) Degree
3 27 (9.82%) DV Cleared
4 23 (8.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (7.64%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (6.91%) SC Cleared
7 18 (6.55%) CCNA
8 10 (3.64%) A+ Certification
9 9 (3.27%) MCSA
10 8 (2.91%) MCP
10 8 (2.91%) MCSE
11 6 (2.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.82%) CCENT
12 5 (1.82%) CCNP
12 5 (1.82%) CCSA
12 5 (1.82%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (1.82%) HNC
12 5 (1.82%) MCDST
12 5 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
12 5 (1.82%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.27%) SLA
2 15 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.27%) QA
4 6 (2.18%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.45%) BS25999
5 4 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (1.45%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.09%) GDPR
6 3 (1.09%) NIST
7 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 17025
7 1 (0.36%) P3O
7 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 73 (26.55%) Active Directory
2 41 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.55%) Hyper-V
4 14 (5.09%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (5.09%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (4.73%) Virtual Desktop
5 13 (4.73%) VMware Server
6 5 (1.82%) vSphere
7 4 (1.45%) BitLocker
7 4 (1.45%) NFS
7 4 (1.45%) XenApp
7 4 (1.45%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.73%) Docker
8 2 (0.73%) Firmware
8 2 (0.73%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.36%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (6.55%) SCCM
2 13 (4.73%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 13 (4.73%) WSUS
3 6 (2.18%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (1.82%) vCenter Server
5 4 (1.45%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.45%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 3 (1.09%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 102 (37.09%) Microsoft
2 50 (18.18%) VMware
3 24 (8.73%) Citrix
4 23 (8.36%) Cisco
5 8 (2.91%) Capita
5 8 (2.91%) Oracle
6 7 (2.55%) NetApp
6 7 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.18%) Databricks
7 6 (2.18%) IBM
7 6 (2.18%) SAP
8 5 (1.82%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.82%) Progress
9 4 (1.45%) Meraki
9 4 (1.45%) MikroTik
9 4 (1.45%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.45%) Sophos
9 4 (1.45%) Veeam
10 3 (1.09%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (1.09%) Vyatta