Period
to 14 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Police in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Police over the 6 months to 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Police
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 697 704 806
Rank change year-on-year +7 +102 +76
Permanent jobs citing Police 141 192 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.18% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.53% 0.56% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 95 123 68
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,742 £45,000 £37,046
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.24% +21.47% -32.64%
10th Percentile £22,250 £29,979 £29,875
90th Percentile £98,529 £75,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% -5.26% -13.64%

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 26,680 34,255 36,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 33.81% 37.34% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19,293 26,012 27,953
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Police
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Police in the UK excluding London

Police
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Police in the UK excluding London

Police
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Police in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Police in the UK excluding London

Police
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 Police within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 14 October 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
North of England +25 50 £30,894 -16.78% 4
South West +42 49 £45,000 -33.58% 2
North West +27 29 £30,894 -2.12%
South East 0 23 £37,500 -28.57% 4
Yorkshire -6 19 £22,000 -51.11% 1
Midlands +25 13 £35,847 -14.47% 4
East Midlands - 8 £55,406 - 2
West Midlands +19 5 £35,847 -14.47% 2
East of England +16 5 £42,000 -6.67% 3
North East +11 2 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Scotland +18 1 £100,000 - 1
Police
UK

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Police.

1 53 (37.59%) Public Sector
2 47 (33.33%) Fire and Rescue
3 45 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (24.11%) Degree
4 34 (24.11%) Finance
5 32 (22.70%) Security Cleared
6 27 (19.15%) PRINCE2
7 24 (17.02%) ITIL
7 24 (17.02%) C#
8 22 (15.60%) Windows
8 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
9 21 (14.89%) .NET
10 19 (13.48%) Process Management
10 19 (13.48%) Firewall
10 19 (13.48%) JavaScript
10 19 (13.48%) Local Government
11 18 (12.77%) Azure
12 16 (11.35%) SharePoint
12 16 (11.35%) Law
12 16 (11.35%) Scrum
12 16 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (11.35%) Windows Server
13 15 (10.64%) Self-Motivation
13 15 (10.64%) VMware
13 15 (10.64%) Data Security
13 15 (10.64%) SQL
13 15 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (10.64%) Capita
13 15 (10.64%) Retail
14 14 (9.93%) SolarWinds

Police
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 16 (11.35%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.93%) IIS
3 7 (4.96%) CMS
4 5 (3.55%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.13%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.42%) Apache
6 2 (1.42%) WordPress
7 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (5.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.77%) Azure
2 11 (7.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.48%) Firewall
2 11 (7.80%) DMZ
2 11 (7.80%) DNS
2 11 (7.80%) LAN
2 11 (7.80%) TCP/IP
2 11 (7.80%) VPN
2 11 (7.80%) WAN
3 8 (5.67%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (5.67%) Wireless
4 4 (2.84%) SAN
5 3 (2.13%) CTI
5 3 (2.13%) VoIP
6 1 (0.71%) Internet
6 1 (0.71%) Network Security
6 1 (0.71%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.13%) MySQL
3 2 (1.42%) EDMS
3 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.71%) Big Data
4 1 (0.71%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (0.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (0.71%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (0.71%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.71%) DataStage
4 1 (0.71%) DB2
4 1 (0.71%) DecisionStream
4 1 (0.71%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (5.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.13%) Ant
3 3 (2.13%) MSTest
3 3 (2.13%) NUnit
3 3 (2.13%) Selenium
4 2 (1.42%) gulp
5 1 (0.71%) JIRA
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.71%) WiX
General
1 53 (37.59%) Public Sector
2 47 (33.33%) Fire and Rescue
3 34 (24.11%) Finance
4 19 (13.48%) Local Government
5 16 (11.35%) Law
6 15 (10.64%) Retail
7 10 (7.09%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.84%) Military
9 3 (2.13%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (14.18%) Analyst
2 19 (13.48%) Developer
3 11 (7.80%) Chief Technology Officer
3 11 (7.80%) ICT Officer
3 11 (7.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (7.80%) Junior
4 10 (7.09%) Software Developer
5 9 (6.38%) Architect
6 8 (5.67%) Junior Technical Engineer
6 8 (5.67%) Presales Engineer
6 8 (5.67%) Service Manager
6 8 (5.67%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (4.26%) Associate Engineer
7 6 (4.26%) Digital Programme Manager
7 6 (4.26%) Programme Manager
7 6 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (3.55%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (3.55%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.55%) Project Officer
8 5 (3.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.89%) .NET
2 12 (8.51%) CSS
3 9 (6.38%) React
4 7 (4.96%) Redux
5 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET
5 6 (4.26%) Sass
6 4 (2.84%) HTML
7 3 (2.13%) .NET Core
7 3 (2.13%) HTML5
8 2 (1.42%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.42%) LAMP
9 1 (0.71%) Ajax
9 1 (0.71%) CSS3
9 1 (0.71%) J2EE
9 1 (0.71%) jQuery
9 1 (0.71%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (0.71%) RESTful
9 1 (0.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.71%) WCF
9 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.80%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.67%) CCTV
6 6 (4.26%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.84%) e-Learning
7 4 (2.84%) Replication
8 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.42%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.42%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.71%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.71%) Fibre Optics
10 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.60%) Windows
2 16 (11.35%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.51%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.84%) Linux
4 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.15%) PRINCE2
3 24 (17.02%) ITIL
4 19 (13.48%) Process Management
5 16 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (11.35%) Scrum
6 15 (10.64%) Data Security
7 14 (9.93%) Change Control
7 14 (9.93%) Contract Management
7 14 (9.93%) Mentoring
7 14 (9.93%) Migration
8 13 (9.22%) Analytics
8 13 (9.22%) Collaborative Working
9 12 (8.51%) Project Management
9 12 (8.51%) Risk Management
10 11 (7.80%) Data Protection
10 11 (7.80%) Identity Management
10 11 (7.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 11 (7.80%) Resource Management
10 11 (7.80%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (17.02%) C#
2 19 (13.48%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.64%) SQL
4 12 (8.51%) TypeScript
5 8 (5.67%) VBScript
6 7 (4.96%) C
7 6 (4.26%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.84%) Java
8 4 (2.84%) VB
9 3 (2.13%) ES6
9 3 (2.13%) IronPython
9 3 (2.13%) PHP
9 3 (2.13%) Python
9 3 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (24.11%) Degree
2 32 (22.70%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.80%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.13%) CCNA
5 3 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.13%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) SLA
2 6 (4.26%) PMO
3 3 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.42%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.42%) GMP
4 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 15 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.80%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.80%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (3.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 11 (7.80%) SCCM
1 11 (7.80%) SCOM
2 3 (2.13%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.71%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.71%) Kibana
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.64%) Capita
2 15 (10.64%) VMware
3 14 (9.93%) SolarWinds
4 11 (7.80%) Cisco
4 11 (7.80%) NetApp
4 11 (7.80%) Palo Alto
5 5 (3.55%) Nintex
6 4 (2.84%) NEC
6 4 (2.84%) Virgin Media
7 3 (2.13%) Oracle
7 3 (2.13%) Remedy
8 1 (0.71%) BT
8 1 (0.71%) Cognos
8 1 (0.71%) IBM