Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Drivers' Licence
UK
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 359 412 368
Rank change year-on-year +53 -44 -25
Permanent jobs citing Driving Licence 1,371 1,375 1,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.86% 0.77% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.07% 1.87% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,062 1,172 1,379
UK median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £20,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,158 £56,125 £54,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -1.54%

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 66,379 73,481 73,333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.83% 41.12% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 50,873 55,678 60,030
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,714 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.35% +0.50% -

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Driving Licence over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Top 16 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 19 December 2018. 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
England +41 1,242 £32,500 +8.33% 821
UK excluding London +28 1,162 £32,000 +6.67% 810
South East -11 297 £35,000 +12.90% 184
North of England +28 245 £30,000 +5.26% 191
Midlands +57 224 £32,500 - 179
South West +25 161 £28,650 +14.60% 100
West Midlands +65 158 £37,500 - 112
East of England +58 155 £30,000 +7.14% 101
London +26 149 £32,500 - 65
North West -32 106 £28,000 - 95
Yorkshire +65 101 £31,371 -7.73% 65
East Midlands +13 62 £26,500 -11.67% 67
Wales +17 42 £33,934 +17.01% 19
Scotland -4 39 £35,000 -17.65% 32
North East +27 38 £26,500 -29.33% 31
Northern Ireland -9 4 £22,375 -8.67% 4

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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.

1 395 (28.81%) Windows
2 392 (28.59%) Microsoft
3 235 (17.14%) Active Directory
4 202 (14.73%) Degree
5 194 (14.15%) Microsoft Office
5 194 (14.15%) Windows Server
6 189 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
7 176 (12.84%) Finance
7 176 (12.84%) VMware
8 160 (11.67%) Project Management
9 159 (11.60%) SQL Server
10 155 (11.31%) Office 365
11 147 (10.72%) ITIL
12 145 (10.58%) Cisco
13 143 (10.43%) Firewall
14 142 (10.36%) MS Exchange
15 135 (9.85%) Telecoms
16 131 (9.56%) SQL
16 131 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
17 127 (9.26%) LAN
17 127 (9.26%) WAN
18 124 (9.04%) Cybersecurity
19 121 (8.83%) .NET
20 119 (8.68%) SLA
21 107 (7.80%) SharePoint
22 106 (7.73%) Security Cleared
23 105 (7.66%) Self-Motivation
24 104 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
25 102 (7.44%) Agile Software Development
26 101 (7.37%) TCP/IP

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
1 142 (10.36%) MS Exchange
2 107 (7.80%) SharePoint
3 50 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 46 (3.36%) IIS
5 40 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (2.12%) Skype for Business
7 9 (0.66%) Smallworld
8 7 (0.51%) CMS
9 6 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (0.44%) IBM Notes
9 6 (0.44%) WordPress
10 4 (0.29%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.29%) Confluence
11 3 (0.22%) Moodle
12 2 (0.15%) Apache
12 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.15%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.15%) nginx
12 2 (0.15%) SAS
13 1 (0.073%) Tomcat
Applications
1 194 (14.15%) Microsoft Office
2 86 (6.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 76 (5.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (2.26%) Microsoft Project
5 18 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.36%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.36%) RoboHelp
7 4 (0.29%) EPLAN
8 3 (0.22%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.22%) Simulink
8 3 (0.22%) Stateflow
9 1 (0.073%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.073%) CATIA
9 1 (0.073%) InDesign
9 1 (0.073%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.073%) Revit
9 1 (0.073%) SketchUp
9 1 (0.073%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.073%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.44%) SAP HR
3 4 (0.29%) OPENHousing
4 3 (0.22%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.15%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.15%) Line 500
5 2 (0.15%) Misys Midas
5 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.15%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.073%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.073%) Magento
6 1 (0.073%) Maximo
6 1 (0.073%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.073%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 155 (11.31%) Office 365
2 104 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (4.45%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (1.31%) G Suite
5 17 (1.24%) SaaS
6 16 (1.17%) SuccessFactors
7 12 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.73%) Serverless
10 8 (0.58%) Azure Data Factory
10 8 (0.58%) Mimecast
11 6 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.15%) GitHub
13 2 (0.15%) IaaS
13 2 (0.15%) PaaS
14 1 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.073%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.073%) Apigee
14 1 (0.073%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 143 (10.43%) Firewall
2 127 (9.26%) LAN
2 127 (9.26%) WAN
3 101 (7.37%) TCP/IP
4 62 (4.52%) DNS
5 55 (4.01%) Wireless
6 44 (3.21%) Unified Communications
7 43 (3.14%) Broadband
8 42 (3.06%) VPN
9 41 (2.99%) DHCP
9 41 (2.99%) Internet
10 35 (2.55%) Network Security
11 34 (2.48%) SAN
12 32 (2.33%) VoIP
13 30 (2.19%) VLAN
14 25 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
15 23 (1.68%) Remote Desktop
16 14 (1.02%) Ethernet
17 13 (0.95%) OSPF
18 12 (0.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (11.60%) SQL Server
2 44 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (2.55%) Power BI
5 32 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 24 (1.75%) GIS
6 24 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (1.24%) MySQL
9 12 (0.88%) NoSQL
9 12 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (0.80%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 11 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (0.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 8 (0.58%) Big Data
12 8 (0.58%) Data Lake
12 8 (0.58%) Hadoop
12 8 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (0.80%) Git (software)
2 7 (0.51%) Mercurial
2 7 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (0.51%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.44%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.36%) JIRA
5 2 (0.15%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.15%) Hudson
5 2 (0.15%) Polyspace
5 2 (0.15%) VectorCAST
6 1 (0.073%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.073%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.073%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 176 (12.84%) Finance
2 135 (9.85%) Telecoms
3 70 (5.11%) Retail
4 64 (4.67%) Marketing
5 22 (1.60%) Advertising
5 22 (1.60%) Electronics
5 22 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.17%) Automotive
7 14 (1.02%) Legal
8 8 (0.58%) Back Office
8 8 (0.58%) Publishing
9 6 (0.44%) Multimedia
9 6 (0.44%) Welsh Language
10 4 (0.29%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.29%) Law
10 4 (0.29%) Military
11 3 (0.22%) Banking
11 3 (0.22%) Games
11 3 (0.22%) German Language
12 1 (0.073%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 183 (13.35%) Support Engineer
2 134 (9.77%) Trainee
3 133 (9.70%) Analyst
4 124 (9.04%) Field Engineer
5 111 (8.10%) Developer
6 109 (7.95%) IT Engineer
7 90 (6.56%) IT Support
8 89 (6.49%) Project Manager
9 78 (5.69%) Consultant
10 63 (4.60%) Desktop Engineer
11 58 (4.23%) Desktop Support
12 56 (4.08%) IT Support Engineer
13 52 (3.79%) Network Engineer
14 50 (3.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 49 (3.57%) Support Analyst
16 46 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support
17 45 (3.28%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 44 (3.21%) Field Support Engineer
19 41 (2.99%) .NET Developer
19 41 (2.99%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (8.83%) .NET
2 55 (4.01%) CSS
3 48 (3.50%) Web Services
4 44 (3.21%) HTML
5 32 (2.33%) Ajax
6 24 (1.75%) WinForms
7 22 (1.60%) jQuery
8 18 (1.31%) ASP.NET
9 14 (1.02%) XML
10 13 (0.95%) Laravel
10 13 (0.95%) WCF
11 12 (0.88%) Middleware
11 12 (0.88%) Symfony
12 11 (0.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (0.73%) .NET Core
13 10 (0.73%) .NET Framework
14 9 (0.66%) SOAP
15 7 (0.51%) MDX
15 7 (0.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (0.44%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 105 (7.66%) Self-Motivation
2 92 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (6.27%) Management Information System
4 73 (5.32%) Data Centre
5 36 (2.63%) NHS
6 22 (1.60%) Client/Server
7 13 (0.95%) e-Learning
8 12 (0.88%) Replication
9 11 (0.80%) Clustering
9 11 (0.80%) EPoS
9 11 (0.80%) PDA
10 9 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (0.58%) Fat Client
11 8 (0.58%) iPad
11 8 (0.58%) Mobile App
11 8 (0.58%) Social Media
11 8 (0.58%) Thin Client
12 7 (0.51%) iPhone
12 7 (0.51%) SCADA
12 7 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 395 (28.81%) Windows
2 194 (14.15%) Windows Server
3 79 (5.76%) Windows 10
4 66 (4.81%) Linux
5 63 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (4.16%) Windows 7
7 52 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (2.12%) Unix
9 21 (1.53%) Apple iOS
10 18 (1.31%) Windows 8
11 16 (1.17%) Android
12 15 (1.09%) Mac OS X
13 9 (0.66%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.44%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.36%) HPUX
16 4 (0.29%) SUSE
17 3 (0.22%) Solaris
18 1 (0.073%) Debian
18 1 (0.073%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
2 160 (11.67%) Project Management
3 147 (10.72%) ITIL
4 124 (9.04%) Cybersecurity
5 102 (7.44%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (6.56%) Mentoring
7 89 (6.49%) PRINCE2
8 88 (6.42%) CRM
9 85 (6.20%) Service Delivery
10 83 (6.05%) Presales
11 70 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 56 (4.08%) Contract Management
13 55 (4.01%) Continuous Improvement
13 55 (4.01%) Mathematics
14 50 (3.65%) Service Management
15 46 (3.36%) Business Intelligence
15 46 (3.36%) Coaching
16 41 (2.99%) Line Management
16 41 (2.99%) Time Management
17 39 (2.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 131 (9.56%) SQL
2 96 (7.00%) JavaScript
3 89 (6.49%) C#
4 62 (4.52%) C
5 36 (2.63%) Java
6 35 (2.55%) T-SQL
7 34 (2.48%) VB.NET
8 28 (2.04%) Python
9 24 (1.75%) PowerShell
10 19 (1.39%) PHP
11 13 (0.95%) C++
12 12 (0.88%) Ruby
13 7 (0.51%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.44%) Bash Shell
14 6 (0.44%) Go
14 6 (0.44%) MATLAB
14 6 (0.44%) VBScript
15 5 (0.36%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.22%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.22%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 202 (14.73%) Degree
2 106 (7.73%) Security Cleared
3 60 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
4 57 (4.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 46 (3.36%) CCNA
6 44 (3.21%) SC Cleared
7 27 (1.97%) CCNP
8 23 (1.68%) HNC
8 23 (1.68%) MCP
9 21 (1.53%) MCSE
10 20 (1.46%) A+ Certification
11 18 (1.31%) MCSA
11 18 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 17 (1.24%) DBS Check
13 15 (1.09%) DV Cleared
14 14 (1.02%) HND
15 13 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 12 (0.88%) CISSP
17 10 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
18 8 (0.58%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (8.68%) SLA
2 47 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (2.63%) ISO 9001
4 33 (2.41%) QA
5 26 (1.90%) PCI DSS
6 21 (1.53%) GDPR
7 17 (1.24%) PMO
8 15 (1.09%) ISO 14001
9 14 (1.02%) Data Quality
10 11 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 7 (0.51%) IEC 61131
12 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 3 (0.22%) BS25999
13 3 (0.22%) BS7799
13 3 (0.22%) ISO 26262
14 2 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
14 2 (0.15%) RMADS
15 1 (0.073%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 1 (0.073%) Def Stans
15 1 (0.073%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 235 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 131 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (7.29%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.02%) vSphere
4 14 (1.02%) XenApp
5 13 (0.95%) Docker
5 13 (0.95%) VMware Server
6 12 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (0.58%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.51%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.44%) HDFS
9 6 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.15%) Firmware
10 2 (0.15%) vCloud
10 2 (0.15%) XenServer
11 1 (0.073%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.073%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.073%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 43 (3.14%) SCCM
2 7 (0.51%) Backup Exec
2 7 (0.51%) Nagios
3 6 (0.44%) Ansible
3 6 (0.44%) Netcool
3 6 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (0.44%) Puppet
3 6 (0.44%) SCOrch
4 5 (0.36%) Packer
4 5 (0.36%) Stealthwatch
4 5 (0.36%) Terraform
4 5 (0.36%) WSUS
5 4 (0.29%) AirWatch
5 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (0.29%) QRadar
5 4 (0.29%) WhatsUp Gold
5 4 (0.29%) Wonderware InTouch
6 3 (0.22%) AppManager
6 3 (0.22%) CA Spectrum
6 3 (0.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 392 (28.59%) Microsoft
2 176 (12.84%) VMware
3 145 (10.58%) Cisco
4 74 (5.40%) HP
5 65 (4.74%) Citrix
6 43 (3.14%) Dell
7 41 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
8 32 (2.33%) SAP
9 30 (2.19%) CheckPoint
10 29 (2.12%) Apple
11 23 (1.68%) BT
12 22 (1.60%) Avaya
13 21 (1.53%) Google
14 19 (1.39%) Sophos
15 17 (1.24%) Juniper
15 17 (1.24%) Veeam
16 15 (1.09%) Meraki
16 15 (1.09%) ServiceNow
17 13 (0.95%) NetApp
17 13 (0.95%) Palo Alto