Period
to 28 January 2021

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

Drivers' Licence
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 252 319 367
Rank change year-on-year +67 +48 +31
Permanent jobs citing Driving Licence 811 1,212 1,291
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.24% 0.96% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.21% 2.50% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 365 1,059 1,079
Median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% +7.26%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,911
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,650 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -1.52% +4.76% +5.00%

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 25,239 48,396 59,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.53% 38.52% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19,564 37,676 46,112
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.65%

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Driving Licence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Driving Licence.

Salary trend for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Driving Licence over the 6 months to 28 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Top 17 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 28 January 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
UK excluding London +73 733 £32,500 -1.52% 305
England +56 687 £35,000 +2.94% 305
North of England +78 163 £27,000 -16.92% 56
South East +35 163 £36,750 +11.36% 67
Midlands +49 128 £29,750 -9.85% 70
South West +54 110 £38,000 +20.63% 47
North West +69 85 £35,000 +16.67% 29
East of England +39 78 £22,500 -31.82% 31
West Midlands +17 68 £22,500 -40.00% 37
East Midlands +75 58 £37,500 +17.19% 33
Yorkshire +44 53 £22,500 -18.18% 18
Scotland +52 51 £30,523 -3.10% 27
Wales +70 42 £27,500 -28.57% 7
London +82 41 £42,500 +8.97% 34
Work from Home -88 37 £27,500 -35.29% 33
North East +26 25 £23,500 -44.71% 9
Northern Ireland +19 10 - - 1

For the 6 months to 28 January 2021, 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 with a requirement for Driving Licence.

1 374 (46.12%) Cybersecurity
2 168 (20.72%) Windows
3 148 (18.25%) Microsoft
4 105 (12.95%) Office 365
5 96 (11.84%) Active Directory
6 87 (10.73%) Windows Server
7 73 (9.00%) Microsoft Office
7 73 (9.00%) ITIL
8 69 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
9 60 (7.40%) Azure
10 59 (7.27%) Windows 10
11 57 (7.03%) Finance
12 55 (6.78%) Firewall
13 53 (6.54%) Self-Motivation
14 51 (6.29%) SLA
15 47 (5.80%) VMware
16 46 (5.67%) Wi-Fi
16 46 (5.67%) Degree
17 44 (5.43%) Security Cleared
18 43 (5.30%) Decision-Making
19 42 (5.18%) Cisco
19 42 (5.18%) Retail
20 41 (5.06%) SQL
21 39 (4.81%) Time Management
22 38 (4.69%) Service Delivery
23 33 (4.07%) Project Management
23 33 (4.07%) Service Management
24 32 (3.95%) ERP
24 32 (3.95%) WAN
25 31 (3.82%) MS Exchange

Driving Licence
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 31 (3.82%) MS Exchange
2 24 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.74%) Apache
3 6 (0.74%) SAS
3 6 (0.74%) WinCC
4 5 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (0.62%) IIS
5 4 (0.49%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.37%) IBM Domino
6 3 (0.37%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.25%) CMS
7 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.12%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.12%) Smallworld
Applications
1 73 (9.00%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.25%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 8 (0.99%) SAP SD
2 7 (0.86%) NetSuite
3 6 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.74%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.62%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) Lawson
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.12%) Sage 500
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 105 (12.95%) Office 365
2 60 (7.40%) Azure
3 14 (1.73%) Azure Active Directory
3 14 (1.73%) SaaS
4 12 (1.48%) AWS
5 11 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.36%) OneDrive
6 8 (0.99%) IaaS
7 6 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (0.62%) Power Platform
9 4 (0.49%) PaaS
10 3 (0.37%) Cloudflare
11 1 (0.12%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.12%) G Suite
11 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 55 (6.78%) Firewall
2 46 (5.67%) Wi-Fi
3 32 (3.95%) WAN
4 29 (3.58%) LAN
5 27 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 23 (2.84%) DHCP
6 23 (2.84%) DNS
6 23 (2.84%) VoIP
7 20 (2.47%) SAN
7 20 (2.47%) Wireless
8 17 (2.10%) VPN
9 16 (1.97%) Broadband
10 15 (1.85%) VLAN
11 11 (1.36%) Internet
11 11 (1.36%) MPLS
12 6 (0.74%) NetScaler
12 6 (0.74%) WLAN
13 5 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (0.62%) NAS
13 5 (0.62%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.71%) Relational Database
2 19 (2.34%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.86%) GIS
4 5 (0.62%) Power BI
5 4 (0.49%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.49%) MySQL
5 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.37%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.25%) DB2
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.37%) JIRA
2 2 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.12%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.12%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.12%) LSMW
3 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (7.03%) Finance
2 42 (5.18%) Retail
3 28 (3.45%) Marketing
4 22 (2.71%) Public Sector
5 21 (2.59%) Digital Economy
6 20 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.22%) Games
8 13 (1.60%) Legal
8 13 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.23%) Local Government
10 7 (0.86%) Automotive
10 7 (0.86%) Electronics
11 5 (0.62%) German Language
11 5 (0.62%) Military
12 2 (0.25%) Advertising
12 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.25%) Back Office
12 2 (0.25%) Housing Association
12 2 (0.25%) Police
13 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 376 (46.36%) Trainee
2 59 (7.27%) Analyst
3 55 (6.78%) IT Support
4 44 (5.43%) Support Engineer
5 34 (4.19%) Consultant
6 31 (3.82%) IT Engineer
6 31 (3.82%) Support Analyst
7 28 (3.45%) Developer
8 25 (3.08%) Field Engineer
9 24 (2.96%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 24 (2.96%) IT Analyst
10 23 (2.84%) IT Support Engineer
10 23 (2.84%) Service Analyst
10 23 (2.84%) Service Desk Analyst
11 22 (2.71%) 2nd Line Support
12 20 (2.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 19 (2.34%) IT Support Analyst
14 18 (2.22%) IT Manager
15 17 (2.10%) Field Service Engineer
16 16 (1.97%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.47%) HTML
2 17 (2.10%) .NET
3 16 (1.97%) Web Services
4 12 (1.48%) JSON
5 11 (1.36%) RESTful
6 10 (1.23%) CSS
6 10 (1.23%) jQuery
7 5 (0.62%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.49%) HTML5
9 3 (0.37%) Flash
9 3 (0.37%) JDBC
9 3 (0.37%) LDAP
9 3 (0.37%) Node.js
9 3 (0.37%) ODBC
9 3 (0.37%) POSIX
9 3 (0.37%) React
9 3 (0.37%) REST
9 3 (0.37%) SAML
9 3 (0.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.54%) Self-Motivation
2 28 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 24 (2.96%) Data Centre
4 21 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.22%) Social Media
6 17 (2.10%) EPoS
7 12 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.36%) Fibre Optics
9 10 (1.23%) SCADA
10 9 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (1.11%) Replication
11 7 (0.86%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.86%) Robotics
12 6 (0.74%) Blog
13 5 (0.62%) CAN bus
13 5 (0.62%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.62%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.49%) CMDB
15 3 (0.37%) Clustering
15 3 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 168 (20.72%) Windows
2 87 (10.73%) Windows Server
3 59 (7.27%) Windows 10
4 30 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (2.71%) Linux
6 21 (2.59%) Windows Server 2019
7 18 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 17 (2.10%) Windows Server 2016
9 16 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.99%) Android
10 8 (0.99%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (0.86%) Unix
11 7 (0.86%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.62%) Robot Operating System
13 4 (0.49%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.37%) Solaris
15 2 (0.25%) SUSE
15 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (46.12%) Cybersecurity
2 73 (9.00%) ITIL
3 69 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
4 43 (5.30%) Decision-Making
5 39 (4.81%) Time Management
6 38 (4.69%) Service Delivery
7 33 (4.07%) Project Management
7 33 (4.07%) Service Management
8 32 (3.95%) ERP
9 27 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 25 (3.08%) Coaching
10 25 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (3.08%) CRM
11 24 (2.96%) Migration
12 22 (2.71%) Line Management
13 20 (2.47%) OO
14 18 (2.22%) Presales
15 17 (2.10%) OOP
16 16 (1.97%) Computer Science
16 16 (1.97%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 41 (5.06%) SQL
2 26 (3.21%) JavaScript
3 23 (2.84%) C++
3 23 (2.84%) Java
4 21 (2.59%) C#
5 17 (2.10%) C
6 16 (1.97%) Python
7 11 (1.36%) Apple Swift
7 11 (1.36%) Objective-C
8 8 (0.99%) PowerShell
9 7 (0.86%) VB
9 7 (0.86%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.62%) PHP
11 3 (0.37%) Perl
11 3 (0.37%) R
12 2 (0.25%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.12%) HiveQL
13 1 (0.12%) Scala
13 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 46 (5.67%) Degree
2 44 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 28 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 26 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (2.84%) CCNA
6 19 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (1.97%) DBS Check
8 11 (1.36%) CCSA
8 11 (1.36%) DV Cleared
8 11 (1.36%) HNC
9 10 (1.23%) A+ Certification
9 10 (1.23%) Check Point Certification
10 8 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (0.99%) MCDST
10 8 (0.99%) MCSE
11 7 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (0.74%) CCNP
12 6 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.74%) MCP
12 6 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.29%) SLA
2 27 (3.33%) GDPR
3 9 (1.11%) QA
4 7 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.37%) BS25999
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.12%) P3O
8 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 96 (11.84%) Active Directory
2 27 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 20 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.49%) BitLocker
5 3 (0.37%) GPFS
5 3 (0.37%) NFS
5 3 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.37%) vSphere
5 3 (0.37%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.25%) Firmware
6 2 (0.25%) KVM
6 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.25%) XenApp
7 1 (0.12%) Docker
7 1 (0.12%) HDFS
7 1 (0.12%) pfSense
7 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 17 (2.10%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (0.74%) WSUS
3 5 (0.62%) AirWatch
3 5 (0.62%) SCCM
3 5 (0.62%) vCenter Server
4 3 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.12%) SCOM
6 1 (0.12%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.12%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 148 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 47 (5.80%) VMware
3 42 (5.18%) Cisco
4 27 (3.33%) Citrix
5 19 (2.34%) SAP
6 17 (2.10%) ServiceNow
7 15 (1.85%) NetApp
8 13 (1.60%) CheckPoint
9 10 (1.23%) Oracle
10 9 (1.11%) Meraki
11 8 (0.99%) Apple
11 8 (0.99%) HP
12 6 (0.74%) Dell
12 6 (0.74%) Google
12 6 (0.74%) IBM
12 6 (0.74%) Virgin Media
13 5 (0.62%) Brocade
13 5 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.62%) Veeam
14 4 (0.49%) Mitel