DV Cleared Jobs in the UK excluding London

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 120 288 403
Rank change year-on-year +168 +115 -105
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 1,312 742 523
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.47% 1.18% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.34% 3.47% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 847 474 286
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,500 £43,563 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median % change year-on-year - +2.80% -2.73%
75th Percentile £65,300 £71,250 £68,563
90th Percentile £83,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - - -1.79%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,731 21,376 20,747
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 29.58% 34.06% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10,199 8,488 9,645
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,845 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.66% +1.69% +0.20%
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in the UK excluding London

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DV Cleared in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for DV Cleared in the UK excluding London

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing DV Cleared in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for DV Cleared in the UK excluding London

DV Cleared
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 DV Cleared within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
South West +47 640 £55,000 -5.17% 144
South East +125 488 £54,500 +10.10% 127
North of England +116 78 £61,500 +2.50% 16
North West +71 71 £62,000 +3.33% 9
Scotland - 44 £27,400 - 2
East of England +33 33 £65,000 +30.00% 14
Midlands +19 21 £46,000 -2.62% 25
West Midlands +22 12 £46,000 -2.62% 18
East Midlands +19 9 £37,500 - 7
Wales +3 8 - - 1
North East +3 5 £50,000 +12.34% 1
Yorkshire +105 2 - - 6
DV Cleared
UK

DV Cleared
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 28 (2.13%) Microsoft Exchange
3 27 (2.06%) IIS
4 24 (1.83%) Jupyter
5 19 (1.45%) Apache Spark
6 17 (1.30%) Apache
7 13 (0.99%) CMS
7 13 (0.99%) nginx
8 7 (0.53%) Confluence
9 3 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.15%) Documentum
10 2 (0.15%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.076%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.076%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.076%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.076%) WebLogic
Applications
1 53 (4.04%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.07%) Simulink
3 11 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.30%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.30%) EPLAN
5 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.076%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.076%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (0.15%) C-CURE
1 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.076%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 246 (18.75%) AWS
2 245 (18.67%) Azure
3 85 (6.48%) OpenShift
4 52 (3.96%) Microsoft 365
5 50 (3.81%) SaaS
6 48 (3.66%) GCP
7 36 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
8 26 (1.98%) Entra ID
9 24 (1.83%) OCI
10 20 (1.52%) Azure Monitor
11 19 (1.45%) PaaS
12 16 (1.22%) IaaS
12 16 (1.22%) Serverless
13 14 (1.07%) Amazon S3
13 14 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
13 14 (1.07%) Azure Storage
14 12 (0.91%) MinIO
15 9 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
16 4 (0.30%) Amazon EKS
17 3 (0.23%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 153 (11.66%) DNS
2 137 (10.44%) DHCP
3 126 (9.60%) Firewall
4 80 (6.10%) TCP/IP
5 73 (5.56%) HTTP
6 69 (5.26%) LAN
7 57 (4.34%) WAN
8 39 (2.97%) Network Security
9 34 (2.59%) SAN
10 25 (1.91%) SNMP
11 19 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (1.30%) NAS
13 15 (1.14%) Software-Defined Networking
14 14 (1.07%) VPN
15 13 (0.99%) BGP
15 13 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (0.84%) Skype
17 9 (0.69%) IPsec
18 8 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
18 8 (0.61%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (4.57%) Big Data
2 32 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 22 (1.68%) Hadoop
4 17 (1.30%) SQL Server
5 12 (0.91%) Presto
6 9 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (0.30%) Cloudera CDH
8 4 (0.30%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.23%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (0.23%) DynamoDB
9 3 (0.23%) Geospatial Data
9 3 (0.23%) Parquet
10 2 (0.15%) NonStop SQL
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.076%) GIS
11 1 (0.076%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (1.91%) JIRA
2 24 (1.83%) Jenkins
3 22 (1.68%) Selenium
4 12 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (0.84%) Git
5 11 (0.84%) MSI
6 10 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
7 9 (0.69%) Robot Framework
8 8 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (0.46%) TestRail
10 5 (0.38%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.38%) Cypress.io
11 4 (0.30%) AdminStudio
11 4 (0.30%) GitLab
11 4 (0.30%) InstallShield
12 3 (0.23%) JMeter
13 2 (0.15%) GCC
14 1 (0.076%) Postman
14 1 (0.076%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 262 (19.97%) Social Skills
2 149 (11.36%) Finance
3 146 (11.13%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 88 (6.71%) Aerospace
5 74 (5.64%) Military
6 64 (4.88%) Public Sector
7 57 (4.34%) Organisational Skills
8 55 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (1.45%) Electronics
10 18 (1.37%) Presentation Skills
11 16 (1.22%) Influencing Skills
11 16 (1.22%) Retail
12 15 (1.14%) Back Office
13 13 (0.99%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.91%) Law
15 10 (0.76%) Police
16 8 (0.61%) Games
17 7 (0.53%) Publishing
17 7 (0.53%) Telecoms
18 6 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 235 (17.91%) Senior
2 149 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 125 (9.53%) Architect
4 93 (7.09%) Software Engineer
5 91 (6.94%) Network Engineer
6 78 (5.95%) Project Manager
7 70 (5.34%) Analyst
8 65 (4.95%) Consultant
9 64 (4.88%) Administrator
9 64 (4.88%) Lead
10 59 (4.50%) Wintel Engineer
11 58 (4.42%) Senior Wintel Engineer
12 53 (4.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 52 (3.96%) DevOps Engineer
14 51 (3.89%) Infrastructure Support
14 51 (3.89%) Senior Network Engineer
15 49 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
16 48 (3.66%) Support Specialist
17 45 (3.43%) Data Scientist
17 45 (3.43%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (5.26%) HTML
2 37 (2.82%) Node.js
3 29 (2.21%) OpenID
3 29 (2.21%) SAML
4 26 (1.98%) .NET
5 22 (1.68%) NumPy
6 21 (1.60%) Keras
6 21 (1.60%) TensorFlow
7 18 (1.37%) React
8 16 (1.22%) Elastic Stack
8 16 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
9 15 (1.14%) Pandas
9 15 (1.14%) scikit-learn
10 14 (1.07%) ARM Templates
10 14 (1.07%) PyTorch
11 12 (0.91%) ActiveMQ
11 12 (0.91%) Apache NiFi
11 12 (0.91%) YAML
12 11 (0.84%) JSON
12 11 (0.84%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 103 (7.85%) Cyberattack
2 76 (5.79%) Algorithms
3 60 (4.57%) PKI
4 51 (3.89%) Cloud Native
5 49 (3.73%) Self-Motivation
6 41 (3.13%) Data Centre
7 36 (2.74%) CMDB
8 31 (2.36%) Linux Command Line
8 31 (2.36%) Security Operations Centre
9 26 (1.98%) Public Cloud
10 25 (1.91%) Driving Licence
11 21 (1.60%) Fat Client
11 21 (1.60%) Thin Client
12 20 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
13 19 (1.45%) Cyber Defence
13 19 (1.45%) Private Cloud
14 14 (1.07%) Analytical Mindset
14 14 (1.07%) Clustering
15 13 (0.99%) Digital Signage
15 13 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 404 (30.79%) Windows
2 314 (23.93%) Linux
3 217 (16.54%) Windows Server
4 97 (7.39%) Windows Server 2016
5 88 (6.71%) Windows Server 2019
6 85 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 81 (6.17%) Windows 10
8 80 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 59 (4.50%) CentOS
10 34 (2.59%) Windows 7
11 21 (1.60%) Windows NT
12 16 (1.22%) Unix
13 15 (1.14%) Windows XP
14 12 (0.91%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.61%) CoreOS
16 4 (0.30%) Debian
17 2 (0.15%) Solaris
18 1 (0.076%) Android
18 1 (0.076%) Data ONTAP
18 1 (0.076%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (27.44%) Agile
2 234 (17.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 230 (17.53%) Actionable Insight
4 199 (15.17%) ITIL
5 173 (13.19%) DevOps
6 160 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
7 149 (11.36%) Software Engineering
8 143 (10.90%) Mentoring
9 119 (9.07%) Customer Service
10 103 (7.85%) Cybersecurity
11 99 (7.55%) Machine Learning
12 98 (7.47%) Service Management
13 87 (6.63%) Incident Management
14 85 (6.48%) Infrastructure as Code
15 80 (6.10%) Data Science
16 74 (5.64%) Data Engineering
17 70 (5.34%) Analytics
17 70 (5.34%) Mathematics
18 69 (5.26%) Service Delivery
19 66 (5.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 287 (21.88%) Python
2 244 (18.60%) PowerShell
3 175 (13.34%) Java
4 119 (9.07%) Bash
5 114 (8.69%) JavaScript
6 81 (6.17%) SQL
7 46 (3.51%) C#
8 35 (2.67%) MATLAB
9 29 (2.21%) C++
10 27 (2.06%) R
11 25 (1.91%) C
11 25 (1.91%) Go
11 25 (1.91%) VB
12 23 (1.75%) Rust
13 22 (1.68%) VBScript
14 19 (1.45%) Shell Script
15 14 (1.07%) Bicep
16 7 (0.53%) TypeScript
17 6 (0.46%) Perl
18 5 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1,312 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 518 (39.48%) SC Cleared
3 154 (11.74%) Degree
4 59 (4.50%) AWS Certification
5 57 (4.34%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (4.27%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 49 (3.73%) CCNA
8 38 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
9 35 (2.67%) CCNP
10 29 (2.21%) NVQ Level 3
11 23 (1.75%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
11 23 (1.75%) AWS Certified Developer
12 20 (1.52%) A+ Certification
13 16 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
14 15 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
15 14 (1.07%) CISSP
15 14 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 14 (1.07%) PhD
16 13 (0.99%) MCP
16 13 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.04%) QA
2 30 (2.29%) NIST
3 21 (1.60%) SLA
4 18 (1.37%) NIST 800
5 12 (0.91%) Accessibility
5 12 (0.91%) GDPR
6 11 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.84%) NCSC
7 10 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
7 10 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 9 (0.69%) Def Stans
8 9 (0.69%) JSP 440
9 6 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.46%) RMADS
10 4 (0.30%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.23%) PMO
12 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.15%) ECSS
12 2 (0.15%) GRC
12 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 266 (20.27%) Active Directory
2 177 (13.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (9.60%) Hyper-V
4 120 (9.15%) Docker
5 42 (3.20%) Firmware
6 27 (2.06%) vSphere
7 23 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (1.22%) KVM
10 14 (1.07%) Virtual Desktop
10 14 (1.07%) VMware NSX
11 9 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.23%) BitLocker
13 3 (0.23%) Embedded Firmware
13 3 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.076%) NFS
15 1 (0.076%) Samba
Systems Management
1 161 (12.27%) Kubernetes
2 153 (11.66%) Ansible
3 142 (10.82%) SCCM
4 102 (7.77%) Terraform
5 88 (6.71%) Puppet
6 72 (5.49%) SCOM
6 72 (5.49%) WSUS
7 36 (2.74%) vCenter Server
8 22 (1.68%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 21 (1.60%) Sysprep
10 15 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
10 15 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
10 15 (1.14%) NetBackup
11 14 (1.07%) Failover Clustering
11 14 (1.07%) Microsoft Clustering
11 14 (1.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 12 (0.91%) Grafana
12 12 (0.91%) HAProxy
12 12 (0.91%) Progress Chef
12 12 (0.91%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 323 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 214 (16.31%) VMware
3 152 (11.59%) Cisco
4 109 (8.31%) Red Hat
5 64 (4.88%) Oracle
6 48 (3.66%) Juniper
7 47 (3.58%) HP
8 43 (3.28%) ServiceNow
9 36 (2.74%) Dynatrace
10 25 (1.91%) Palo Alto
11 20 (1.52%) EMC
11 20 (1.52%) Veeam
12 17 (1.30%) SolarWinds
13 16 (1.22%) Dell
14 15 (1.14%) 3PAR
14 15 (1.14%) Extreme Networks
14 15 (1.14%) Symantec
15 14 (1.07%) Riverbed
16 13 (0.99%) Google
17 11 (0.84%) CheckPoint