Period
to 21 October 2019

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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Drivers' Licence
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 333 387 414
Rank change year-on-year +54 +27 -67
Permanent jobs citing Driving Licence 1,312 1,355 1,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.96% 0.83% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 2.10% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,095 1,098 1,137
UK median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.99% +11.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £21,600 £20,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,000 £33,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year -4.48% +13.56% -7.81%

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 53,251 64,672 70,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.88% 39.54% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 40,189 49,530 52,223
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,264 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 21 October 2019.

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 21 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
England +61 1,183 £33,000 +1.54% 913
UK excluding London +31 1,052 £32,000 -4.48% 907
South East +38 344 £33,000 -5.71% 215
London +129 186 £35,000 +7.69% 78
North of England -26 177 £30,000 +7.14% 221
Midlands -5 161 £32,500 - 187
South West +11 156 £28,500 -0.52% 105
East of England +35 148 £33,000 -5.71% 107
West Midlands -16 105 £35,000 -6.67% 109
North West +51 104 £30,000 +20.00% 116
East Midlands +21 56 £27,500 +3.77% 78
Yorkshire -30 55 £27,750 -19.57% 79
Wales +5 36 £24,500 -27.80% 22
Scotland -15 31 £28,853 -32.11% 49
North East -1 22 £40,000 +246.32% 26
Northern Ireland -10 4 £24,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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.

1 478 (36.43%) Windows
2 471 (35.90%) Microsoft
3 362 (27.59%) Active Directory
4 284 (21.65%) Windows Server
5 262 (19.97%) Office 365
6 234 (17.84%) Microsoft Office
7 196 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
8 187 (14.25%) Windows 10
9 185 (14.10%) Cisco
10 178 (13.57%) VMware
11 175 (13.34%) Degree
12 166 (12.65%) Firewall
13 161 (12.27%) ITIL
14 151 (11.51%) MS Exchange
15 147 (11.20%) Azure
16 140 (10.67%) WAN
17 138 (10.52%) SQL
18 137 (10.44%) Project Management
19 136 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
20 135 (10.29%) LAN
21 122 (9.30%) Mathematics
22 117 (8.92%) Windows 7
23 114 (8.69%) SQL Server
24 111 (8.46%) Telecoms
25 110 (8.38%) Microsoft Excel
26 105 (8.00%) Hyper-V
27 100 (7.62%) TCP/IP
28 98 (7.47%) Windows Server 2012
29 96 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
29 96 (7.32%) Linux

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
1 151 (11.51%) MS Exchange
2 72 (5.49%) SharePoint
3 63 (4.80%) Smallworld
4 47 (3.58%) IIS
5 38 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (1.37%) Skype for Business
7 15 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (0.69%) SAS
9 7 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (0.53%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.46%) Apache
11 5 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.30%) Confluence
12 4 (0.30%) OpenEdge
13 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.076%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.076%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.076%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.076%) WinCC
Applications
1 234 (17.84%) Microsoft Office
2 110 (8.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 61 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.38%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.23%) Simulink
8 2 (0.15%) Revit
9 1 (0.076%) CATIA
9 1 (0.076%) Gliffy
9 1 (0.076%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 1 (0.076%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.076%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 15 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.69%) Exchequer
3 8 (0.61%) Sage 200
4 6 (0.46%) Line 500
5 5 (0.38%) Odoo
6 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.30%) GoldMine
7 3 (0.23%) Infor SunSystems
7 3 (0.23%) Line 50
7 3 (0.23%) Maximo
7 3 (0.23%) Sage X3
8 2 (0.15%) Misys Midas
8 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.15%) Sage 50
8 2 (0.15%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.076%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.076%) Sage CRM
9 1 (0.076%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 262 (19.97%) Office 365
2 147 (11.20%) Azure
3 56 (4.27%) AWS
4 18 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (1.22%) Power Platform
6 14 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
7 9 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.69%) SaaS
8 6 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (0.46%) PaaS
8 6 (0.46%) Serverless
9 5 (0.38%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.30%) G Suite
10 4 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.23%) IaaS
12 2 (0.15%) GCP
12 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.15%) PowerApps
12 2 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 166 (12.65%) Firewall
2 140 (10.67%) WAN
3 135 (10.29%) LAN
4 100 (7.62%) TCP/IP
5 90 (6.86%) DNS
6 76 (5.79%) Wireless
7 72 (5.49%) DHCP
8 63 (4.80%) Internet
9 56 (4.27%) VoIP
10 53 (4.04%) VLAN
11 49 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
12 47 (3.58%) Network Security
13 46 (3.51%) VPN
14 44 (3.35%) MPLS
15 39 (2.97%) Broadband
15 39 (2.97%) SAN
16 28 (2.13%) Ethernet
16 28 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
17 22 (1.68%) OSPF
18 18 (1.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (8.69%) SQL Server
2 58 (4.42%) GIS
3 30 (2.29%) Relational Database
4 24 (1.83%) MySQL
5 16 (1.22%) Power BI
6 13 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (0.69%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (0.53%) DB2
8 7 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.38%) MS Access
9 5 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.30%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 4 (0.30%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 4 (0.30%) Cognos Query Studio
10 4 (0.30%) Cognos Report Studio
10 4 (0.30%) DecisionStream
10 4 (0.30%) IBM InfoSphere
10 4 (0.30%) Ingres
10 4 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (0.91%) GCC
2 11 (0.84%) Selenium
3 10 (0.76%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.61%) Eclipse
4 8 (0.61%) JIRA
5 6 (0.46%) LabVIEW
6 5 (0.38%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.30%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.30%) MSI
7 4 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (0.30%) WiX
8 2 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.15%) C++Builder
8 2 (0.15%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.15%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.15%) TestRail
8 2 (0.15%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.076%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.076%) MSTest
9 1 (0.076%) TeamCity
General
1 111 (8.46%) Telecoms
2 85 (6.48%) Finance
3 67 (5.11%) Retail
4 47 (3.58%) Electronics
5 42 (3.20%) Marketing
6 37 (2.82%) Public Sector
7 23 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.60%) Local Government
9 15 (1.14%) Advertising
10 14 (1.07%) Police
11 13 (0.99%) Legal
12 11 (0.84%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.61%) Automotive
13 8 (0.61%) French Language
14 7 (0.53%) Back Office
15 6 (0.46%) Military
15 6 (0.46%) Welsh Language
16 5 (0.38%) Games
16 5 (0.38%) Law
17 4 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 196 (14.94%) Analyst
1 196 (14.94%) Support Engineer
2 141 (10.75%) IT Engineer
3 130 (9.91%) IT Support
4 96 (7.32%) Consultant
5 95 (7.24%) Field Engineer
6 90 (6.86%) Network Engineer
7 85 (6.48%) Support Analyst
8 67 (5.11%) Junior
9 65 (4.95%) IT Support Engineer
10 63 (4.80%) Fibre Planner
11 62 (4.73%) Developer
12 55 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 50 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support
14 49 (3.73%) Technical Support
15 47 (3.58%) 2nd Line Support
16 45 (3.43%) Field Service Engineer
17 44 (3.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 44 (3.35%) Systems Support
18 41 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (5.26%) .NET
2 41 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 37 (2.82%) HTML
4 31 (2.36%) CSS
5 30 (2.29%) Web Services
6 23 (1.75%) SOAP
7 22 (1.68%) WPF
8 17 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (1.22%) XML
10 12 (0.91%) jQuery
11 11 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (0.84%) JSON
11 11 (0.84%) REST
12 10 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 6 (0.46%) .NET Framework
13 6 (0.46%) AngularJS
13 6 (0.46%) Keras
13 6 (0.46%) Matplotlib
13 6 (0.46%) Seaborn
13 6 (0.46%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 84 (6.40%) Self-Motivation
2 72 (5.49%) Data Centre
3 71 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (4.73%) Management Information System
5 24 (1.83%) CCTV
6 23 (1.75%) Fibre Optics
7 15 (1.14%) Blackberry
8 13 (0.99%) EPoS
8 13 (0.99%) Mobile App
8 13 (0.99%) Robotics
9 12 (0.91%) Smartphone
10 10 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (0.76%) NHS
11 9 (0.69%) Client/Server
11 9 (0.69%) Fat Client
11 9 (0.69%) Thin Client
11 9 (0.69%) User Experience
12 8 (0.61%) Algorithms
12 8 (0.61%) Public Cloud
12 8 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 478 (36.43%) Windows
2 284 (21.65%) Windows Server
3 187 (14.25%) Windows 10
4 117 (8.92%) Windows 7
5 98 (7.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 96 (7.32%) Linux
7 72 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 51 (3.89%) Apple iOS
9 34 (2.59%) Android
10 31 (2.36%) Mac OS X
10 31 (2.36%) Windows 8
11 26 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (1.45%) Windows XP
13 18 (1.37%) CentOS
14 17 (1.30%) Unix
15 11 (0.84%) AIX
16 10 (0.76%) Debian
17 8 (0.61%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.46%) Ubuntu
19 4 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
2 161 (12.27%) ITIL
3 137 (10.44%) Project Management
4 122 (9.30%) Mathematics
5 95 (7.24%) Migration
6 92 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
7 89 (6.78%) Artificial Intelligence
8 81 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 80 (6.10%) Analytics
9 80 (6.10%) Incident Management
10 78 (5.95%) Service Management
11 77 (5.87%) Computer Science
12 65 (4.95%) ERP
13 60 (4.57%) Service Delivery
14 58 (4.42%) Mentoring
15 51 (3.89%) Time Management
16 42 (3.20%) Software Engineering
17 41 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
18 39 (2.97%) Line Management
18 39 (2.97%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 138 (10.52%) SQL
2 78 (5.95%) C#
3 61 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 55 (4.19%) C
5 45 (3.43%) JavaScript
6 35 (2.67%) C++
7 28 (2.13%) Python
8 23 (1.75%) VB.NET
9 21 (1.60%) Java
10 19 (1.45%) XAML
11 11 (0.84%) Shell Script
12 8 (0.61%) Embedded C
12 8 (0.61%) VB
12 8 (0.61%) VBScript
13 5 (0.38%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.38%) Progress 4GL
13 5 (0.38%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.30%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.23%) VBA
16 2 (0.15%) Ladder Logic
Qualifications
1 175 (13.34%) Degree
2 96 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 95 (7.24%) Cisco Certification
4 76 (5.79%) CCNA
5 67 (5.11%) Security Cleared
6 56 (4.27%) MCSE
7 51 (3.89%) DBS Check
8 42 (3.20%) MCSA
9 39 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
9 39 (2.97%) SC Cleared
10 38 (2.90%) CCNP
11 25 (1.91%) HNC
12 22 (1.68%) JNCIA
13 20 (1.52%) HND
14 19 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
14 19 (1.45%) ISTQB
14 19 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
15 15 (1.14%) JNCIS
15 15 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 14 (1.07%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (6.55%) SLA
2 77 (5.87%) Data Quality
3 35 (2.67%) QA
4 33 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (2.44%) GDPR
6 12 (0.91%) IEC 61131
7 10 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (0.46%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.46%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.46%) PMO
9 5 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 17025
9 5 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.30%) ISO 22301
10 4 (0.30%) NEBOSH
11 3 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 3 (0.23%) NIST
12 2 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.15%) ISO 31000
12 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 362 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 136 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 30 (2.29%) XenApp
5 19 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (1.45%) vSphere
6 13 (0.99%) Firmware
7 12 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
7 12 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.76%) Docker
9 9 (0.69%) DFS Replication
10 7 (0.53%) VMware Server
11 5 (0.38%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 4 (0.30%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.15%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 74 (5.64%) SCCM
2 48 (3.66%) WSUS
3 19 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
4 17 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
5 13 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 10 (0.76%) Puppet
8 7 (0.53%) Kubernetes
8 7 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (0.53%) vCenter Server
9 6 (0.46%) Nagios
9 6 (0.46%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.38%) cPanel
10 5 (0.38%) EnCase
11 4 (0.30%) Ansible
11 4 (0.30%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (0.30%) SCOM
11 4 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 471 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 185 (14.10%) Cisco
3 178 (13.57%) VMware
4 62 (4.73%) Citrix
5 49 (3.73%) Apple
5 49 (3.73%) HP
6 45 (3.43%) Juniper
7 39 (2.97%) Oracle
8 37 (2.82%) Sage
9 36 (2.74%) Openreach
10 28 (2.13%) SAP
11 27 (2.06%) McAfee
11 27 (2.06%) Veeam
12 26 (1.98%) BT
13 22 (1.68%) IBM
13 22 (1.68%) IronPort
14 20 (1.52%) Trend Micro
15 18 (1.37%) SolarWinds
16 17 (1.30%) Dell
16 17 (1.30%) EMC