Period
to 28 January 2020

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 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Drivers' Licence
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 316 364 394
Rank change year-on-year +48 +30 -15
Permanent jobs citing Driving Licence 1,212 1,291 1,371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.96% 0.85% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.50% 2.16% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 991 972 1,181
UK median annual salary £34,000 £32,117 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.86% +7.06% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,766 £19,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,158 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £31,186 £29,500
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.71% -4.84%

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 48,398 59,817 66,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.52% 39.60% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 37,194 45,391 51,664
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £93,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 2020. 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 +57 1,103 £33,000 +3.13% 901
UK excluding London +36 973 £33,000 +5.82% 930
South East +60 319 £33,000 -5.71% 202
London +98 172 £39,000 +20.00% 53
North of England +1 164 £30,000 - 231
Midlands +5 161 £33,000 +1.54% 198
East of England +61 151 £33,000 +24.53% 113
South West +11 120 £31,500 +8.62% 104
West Midlands +7 117 £36,000 -4.00% 121
North West +31 88 £29,250 -2.50% 107
Yorkshire -4 57 £27,500 -10.38% 91
East Midlands +7 44 £32,500 +22.64% 77
Scotland +36 39 £31,500 +18.87% 47
North East -6 20 £42,500 +60.38% 33
Wales -24 15 £38,500 +13.46% 31
Northern Ireland +13 6 £21,250 -5.03% 4

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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.

1 430 (35.48%) Windows
2 422 (34.82%) Microsoft
3 295 (24.34%) Active Directory
4 264 (21.78%) Office 365
5 237 (19.55%) Windows Server
6 217 (17.90%) Problem-Solving
7 189 (15.59%) VMware
8 165 (13.61%) Azure
9 153 (12.62%) Windows 10
10 152 (12.54%) Microsoft Office
11 148 (12.21%) ITIL
11 148 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 147 (12.13%) Cisco
13 145 (11.96%) Firewall
14 134 (11.06%) Degree
15 130 (10.73%) Project Management
16 124 (10.23%) MS Exchange
17 119 (9.82%) SQL
18 111 (9.16%) Artificial Intelligence
19 107 (8.83%) LAN
20 106 (8.75%) WAN
21 103 (8.50%) Hyper-V
22 101 (8.33%) Data Centre
22 101 (8.33%) SQL Server
23 100 (8.25%) Windows 7
23 100 (8.25%) Mathematics
24 98 (8.09%) Data Quality
24 98 (8.09%) Smallworld
25 97 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
26 95 (7.84%) Self-Motivation

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
1 124 (10.23%) MS Exchange
2 98 (8.09%) Smallworld
3 52 (4.29%) SharePoint
4 29 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (2.06%) IIS
6 16 (1.32%) Skype for Business
7 12 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.58%) Apache
10 3 (0.25%) Confluence
10 3 (0.25%) MS Project Server
10 3 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.25%) ThingWorx
11 1 (0.083%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.083%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.083%) nginx
11 1 (0.083%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.083%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.083%) WebSphere
Applications
1 152 (12.54%) Microsoft Office
2 97 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 52 (4.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.17%) CATIA
7 2 (0.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.17%) PTC Creo
7 2 (0.17%) Revit
7 2 (0.17%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.083%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.083%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.66%) GoldMine
3 7 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.50%) Primavera
4 6 (0.50%) Sage 200
5 5 (0.41%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.17%) JDE OneWorld
7 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.17%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.083%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.083%) Lawson
8 1 (0.083%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.083%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.083%) Sage 500
8 1 (0.083%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 264 (21.78%) Office 365
2 165 (13.61%) Azure
3 44 (3.63%) AWS
4 22 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 18 (1.49%) Power Platform
6 14 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.83%) SaaS
8 6 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (0.41%) PaaS
10 4 (0.33%) G Suite
10 4 (0.33%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.33%) WeChat
11 3 (0.25%) IaaS
11 3 (0.25%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.25%) PowerApps
12 1 (0.083%) GCP
12 1 (0.083%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.083%) Serverless
12 1 (0.083%) Trello
12 1 (0.083%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 145 (11.96%) Firewall
2 107 (8.83%) LAN
3 106 (8.75%) WAN
4 66 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 63 (5.20%) VoIP
6 59 (4.87%) DNS
6 59 (4.87%) Wireless
7 58 (4.79%) Wi-Fi
8 57 (4.70%) DHCP
9 52 (4.29%) SAN
10 50 (4.13%) Internet
11 46 (3.80%) VPN
12 40 (3.30%) Network Security
13 36 (2.97%) VLAN
14 32 (2.64%) MPLS
15 22 (1.82%) Wireshark
16 21 (1.73%) Broadband
17 19 (1.57%) Skype
18 15 (1.24%) RS-232
18 15 (1.24%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 38 (3.14%) GIS
3 33 (2.72%) Relational Database
4 26 (2.15%) MySQL
5 18 (1.49%) Power BI
6 14 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (0.74%) RDBMS
7 9 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (0.50%) DB2
9 6 (0.50%) Ingres
9 6 (0.50%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.41%) MS Access
11 3 (0.25%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 3 (0.25%) Cognos Query Studio
11 3 (0.25%) Cognos Report Studio
11 3 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.25%) DataStage
11 3 (0.25%) DecisionStream
11 3 (0.25%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 18 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 17 (1.40%) GCC
3 15 (1.24%) Eclipse
4 5 (0.41%) JIRA
5 4 (0.33%) LabVIEW
6 3 (0.25%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.17%) Selenium
8 1 (0.083%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.083%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.083%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.083%) MSI
8 1 (0.083%) MSTest
8 1 (0.083%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.083%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.083%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.083%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.083%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.083%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.083%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.083%) WiX
General
1 79 (6.52%) Finance
2 73 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 57 (4.70%) Retail
4 49 (4.04%) Public Sector
5 42 (3.47%) Electronics
6 26 (2.15%) Marketing
7 23 (1.90%) Police
8 20 (1.65%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.49%) Legal
10 12 (0.99%) French Language
10 12 (0.99%) Local Government
11 11 (0.91%) Advertising
12 10 (0.83%) Banking
13 9 (0.74%) Military
14 8 (0.66%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.66%) Automotive
15 7 (0.58%) Law
16 6 (0.50%) Back Office
16 6 (0.50%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 172 (14.19%) Support Engineer
2 145 (11.96%) Analyst
3 131 (10.81%) IT Engineer
4 130 (10.73%) IT Support
5 98 (8.09%) Fibre Planner
6 94 (7.76%) Field Engineer
7 84 (6.93%) Consultant
8 68 (5.61%) IT Support Engineer
9 66 (5.45%) Network Engineer
10 61 (5.03%) Junior
11 57 (4.70%) Support Analyst
12 55 (4.54%) Developer
13 50 (4.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 48 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support
15 42 (3.47%) Field Service Engineer
16 38 (3.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 34 (2.81%) IT Technician
18 32 (2.64%) IT Analyst
18 32 (2.64%) Software Engineer
18 32 (2.64%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (4.29%) .NET
2 34 (2.81%) ASP.NET
3 31 (2.56%) HTML
4 29 (2.39%) CSS
5 26 (2.15%) Web Services
6 19 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (1.07%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (1.07%) JSON
8 11 (0.91%) .NET Framework
8 11 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 11 (0.91%) RESTful
8 11 (0.91%) WPF
9 9 (0.74%) SOAP
10 7 (0.58%) REST
11 4 (0.33%) Matplotlib
11 4 (0.33%) NumPy
11 4 (0.33%) Pandas
11 4 (0.33%) scikit-learn
11 4 (0.33%) WCF
11 4 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 101 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 95 (7.84%) Self-Motivation
3 77 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 26 (2.15%) CCTV
6 20 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.07%) EPoS
7 13 (1.07%) Fat Client
7 13 (1.07%) Thin Client
8 9 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 8 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (0.66%) NHS
9 8 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (0.58%) Public Cloud
11 6 (0.50%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.50%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.50%) Chip and PIN
11 6 (0.50%) iPad
11 6 (0.50%) PKI
11 6 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 430 (35.48%) Windows
2 237 (19.55%) Windows Server
3 153 (12.62%) Windows 10
4 100 (8.25%) Windows 7
5 81 (6.68%) Linux
6 60 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 57 (4.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 44 (3.63%) Apple iOS
9 42 (3.47%) Windows 8
10 27 (2.23%) Android
11 20 (1.65%) Mac OS
12 18 (1.49%) Mac OS X
13 15 (1.24%) Windows XP
14 12 (0.99%) AIX
14 12 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (0.91%) CentOS
16 10 (0.83%) Ubuntu
16 10 (0.83%) Unix
17 2 (0.17%) HPUX
17 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (17.90%) Problem-Solving
2 148 (12.21%) ITIL
3 130 (10.73%) Project Management
4 111 (9.16%) Artificial Intelligence
5 100 (8.25%) Mathematics
6 92 (7.59%) Migration
7 86 (7.10%) Analytics
8 71 (5.86%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 63 (5.20%) Mentoring
10 63 (5.20%) Network Planning
11 59 (4.87%) Service Delivery
12 55 (4.54%) Computer Science
13 52 (4.29%) Service Management
14 49 (4.04%) Incident Management
15 46 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
16 45 (3.71%) Time Management
17 44 (3.63%) Project Delivery
18 43 (3.55%) Presales
19 42 (3.47%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 119 (9.82%) SQL
2 58 (4.79%) C#
3 50 (4.13%) JavaScript
4 43 (3.55%) PowerShell
5 41 (3.38%) C
6 29 (2.39%) C++
7 25 (2.06%) Java
8 20 (1.65%) Python
9 16 (1.32%) Shell Script
10 15 (1.24%) Embedded C
11 13 (1.07%) VB.NET
12 10 (0.83%) T-SQL
13 9 (0.74%) Progress 4GL
13 9 (0.74%) VB
13 9 (0.74%) XAML
14 8 (0.66%) Apple Swift
14 8 (0.66%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.50%) VBA
16 5 (0.41%) PHP
17 2 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 134 (11.06%) Degree
2 68 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 64 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
4 62 (5.12%) Security Cleared
5 57 (4.70%) DBS Check
6 47 (3.88%) CCNA
7 41 (3.38%) SC Cleared
8 40 (3.30%) MCSE
9 30 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
10 25 (2.06%) JNCIA
11 22 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
11 22 (1.82%) MCSA
12 20 (1.65%) CCNP
12 20 (1.65%) HND
13 18 (1.49%) HNC
14 11 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.83%) ISTQB
15 10 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
16 8 (0.66%) JNCIS
17 6 (0.50%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (8.09%) Data Quality
2 76 (6.27%) SLA
3 36 (2.97%) QA
4 28 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.99%) GDPR
6 11 (0.91%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.74%) PMO
8 7 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.41%) IEC 61131
10 5 (0.41%) PCI DSS
11 4 (0.33%) BS25999
12 3 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 3 (0.25%) NIST
13 2 (0.17%) COBIT
13 2 (0.17%) IASME
13 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17025
13 2 (0.17%) MiFID
14 1 (0.083%) HL7
14 1 (0.083%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 295 (24.34%) Active Directory
2 148 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (8.50%) Hyper-V
4 26 (2.15%) XenApp
5 18 (1.49%) Firmware
6 17 (1.40%) vSphere
7 16 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (0.66%) Docker
11 7 (0.58%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.41%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.41%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.083%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 66 (5.45%) SCCM
2 38 (3.14%) WSUS
3 22 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 14 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (0.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 11 (0.91%) Nagios
7 8 (0.66%) ZABBIX
8 7 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
9 6 (0.50%) cPanel
9 6 (0.50%) Kubernetes
9 6 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (0.33%) Puppet
10 4 (0.33%) SCOM
10 4 (0.33%) Terraform
10 4 (0.33%) vCenter Server
11 3 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.17%) Netcool
12 2 (0.17%) OpenView
12 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 422 (34.82%) Microsoft
2 189 (15.59%) VMware
3 147 (12.13%) Cisco
4 67 (5.53%) HP
5 64 (5.28%) Citrix
6 54 (4.46%) Apple
7 41 (3.38%) Juniper
8 35 (2.89%) Dell
9 32 (2.64%) Oracle
10 24 (1.98%) NetApp
11 21 (1.73%) IBM
11 21 (1.73%) Sage
11 21 (1.73%) SolarWinds
11 21 (1.73%) Veeam
12 20 (1.65%) 3PAR
13 19 (1.57%) EMC
13 19 (1.57%) SAP
14 18 (1.49%) McAfee
15 17 (1.40%) IronPort
15 17 (1.40%) Openreach