Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Drivers' Licence
UK
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 315 427 341
Rank change year-on-year +112 -86 +41
Permanent jobs citing Driving Licence 1,378 275 1,306
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.09% 0.56% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.69% 1.60% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 604 247 1,105
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,700 £21,911
25th Percentile £24,500 £26,125 £25,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.72% +10.77% -4.22%
75th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £43,603
90th Percentile £57,125 £59,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,866 £36,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year -11.48% +12.50% -5.88%

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 51,221 17,204 48,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.54% 35.20% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30,794 14,212 36,906
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +5.50% +3.81%
75th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -

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 25 October 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 25 October 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
England +113 1,214 £32,000 -11.11% 615
UK excluding London +100 1,126 £31,866 -11.48% 623
North of England +34 265 £30,000 -4.76% 153
South East -26 248 £32,500 -9.72% 120
Midlands +26 247 £32,500 -8.77% 124
Work from Home -62 247 £42,000 -1.18% 52
West Midlands +23 176 £32,500 +12.07% 68
London -114 167 £31,000 -38.00% 54
South West +19 164 £37,000 +13.85% 93
North West +12 160 £32,500 -7.14% 77
East of England -17 111 £25,000 -22.23% 69
Yorkshire -36 81 £27,162 +0.60% 63
Scotland -24 68 £28,750 -36.11% 40
East Midlands -43 67 £32,500 -13.33% 54
Wales -24 32 £31,500 -30.00% 19
North East -14 24 £27,500 +44.74% 13
Northern Ireland - 7 £40,000 - 4

For the 6 months to 25 October 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.

1 469 (34.03%) Microsoft
2 408 (29.61%) Social Skills
3 338 (24.53%) Windows
4 335 (24.31%) Retail
5 232 (16.84%) Microsoft 365
6 227 (16.47%) Microsoft Office
7 221 (16.04%) Facilities Management
8 216 (15.67%) Active Directory
9 200 (14.51%) Azure
10 193 (14.01%) Problem-Solving
11 192 (13.93%) Windows Server
12 187 (13.57%) Line Management
13 185 (13.43%) Service Delivery
14 179 (12.99%) Degree
15 151 (10.96%) Windows 10
16 133 (9.65%) SQL
17 128 (9.29%) VMware
18 123 (8.93%) SQL Server
18 123 (8.93%) Hyper-V
19 120 (8.71%) Information Security
20 116 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
21 114 (8.27%) Marketing
22 111 (8.06%) Project Management
23 110 (7.98%) Finance
24 107 (7.76%) Preventative Maintenance
24 107 (7.76%) Self-Motivation
25 101 (7.33%) Microsoft Excel
26 98 (7.11%) ERP
26 98 (7.11%) ITIL
27 95 (6.89%) DNS

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 78 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 72 (5.22%) MS Exchange
3 11 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (0.80%) IIS
4 5 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (0.36%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.29%) WordPress
6 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.073%) Apache
8 1 (0.073%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.073%) CMS
Applications
1 227 (16.47%) Microsoft Office
2 101 (7.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
4 13 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.51%) AutoCAD
5 7 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.073%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.073%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.073%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 22 (1.60%) NetSuite
2 6 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.22%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.22%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.15%) Epicor Tropos
6 2 (0.15%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.15%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.15%) Sage BI
6 2 (0.15%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.073%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.073%) Misys Midas
7 1 (0.073%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 1 (0.073%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 232 (16.84%) Microsoft 365
2 200 (14.51%) Azure
3 90 (6.53%) Power Platform
4 57 (4.14%) AWS
5 39 (2.83%) Azure Active Directory
6 37 (2.69%) SaaS
7 21 (1.52%) GCP
8 16 (1.16%) IaaS
9 13 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
10 11 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (0.80%) GitHub
10 11 (0.80%) PaaS
10 11 (0.80%) Serverless
11 10 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 10 (0.73%) Amazon S3
11 10 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (0.73%) Google Workspace
11 10 (0.73%) Mimecast
12 8 (0.58%) Amazon Cognito
13 5 (0.36%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 95 (6.89%) DNS
2 94 (6.82%) Firewall
3 89 (6.46%) DHCP
4 85 (6.17%) LAN
5 84 (6.10%) WAN
6 77 (5.59%) TCP/IP
7 61 (4.43%) Internet
8 58 (4.21%) Wi-Fi
9 54 (3.92%) VPN
10 49 (3.56%) Intranet
11 48 (3.48%) VLAN
12 43 (3.12%) Wireless
13 34 (2.47%) SAN
13 34 (2.47%) VoIP
14 26 (1.89%) Broadband
15 17 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
16 16 (1.16%) Structured Cabling
17 14 (1.02%) Network Security
18 13 (0.94%) IP Telephony
18 13 (0.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 88 (6.39%) Power BI
3 63 (4.57%) MySQL
4 54 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 52 (3.77%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 19 (1.38%) Relational Database
7 18 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 18 (1.31%) NoSQL
8 11 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (0.80%) GIS
9 10 (0.73%) Amazon Redshift
9 10 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (0.65%) MS Access
11 8 (0.58%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.36%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (1.60%) Git (software)
2 18 (1.31%) JIRA
2 18 (1.31%) Visual Studio
3 8 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (0.58%) SonarQube
4 4 (0.29%) Toad
4 4 (0.29%) Tricentis qTest
5 2 (0.15%) JUnit
5 2 (0.15%) Mockito
5 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.073%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.073%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.073%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.073%) MSI
6 1 (0.073%) Selenium
General
1 408 (29.61%) Social Skills
2 335 (24.31%) Retail
3 116 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
4 114 (8.27%) Marketing
5 110 (7.98%) Finance
6 62 (4.50%) Telecoms
7 61 (4.43%) Organisational Skills
8 52 (3.77%) Publishing
9 50 (3.63%) Advertising
10 48 (3.48%) Manufacturing
11 39 (2.83%) Legal
12 38 (2.76%) Public Sector
13 31 (2.25%) Law
14 30 (2.18%) Games
15 20 (1.45%) Presentation Skills
16 19 (1.38%) Automotive
17 18 (1.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 16 (1.16%) Electronics
19 11 (0.80%) Billing
19 11 (0.80%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 122 (8.85%) IT Support
2 104 (7.55%) Analyst
3 97 (7.04%) Support Engineer
4 70 (5.08%) IT Technician
5 66 (4.79%) Administrator
6 61 (4.43%) Support Technician
7 58 (4.21%) IT Engineer
8 57 (4.14%) Project Manager
9 52 (3.77%) Data Administrator
10 49 (3.56%) IT Support Technician
11 46 (3.34%) Support Analyst
12 44 (3.19%) Developer
13 40 (2.90%) Consultant
14 39 (2.83%) E-Commerce Administrator
15 38 (2.76%) Development Manager
15 38 (2.76%) Field Engineer
16 36 (2.61%) Business Development Manager
16 36 (2.61%) Business Manager
16 36 (2.61%) IT Support Engineer
17 35 (2.54%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.47%) COM
2 29 (2.10%) Web Services
3 20 (1.45%) .NET
4 19 (1.38%) AngularJS
5 15 (1.09%) JSON
6 14 (1.02%) CSS
6 14 (1.02%) REST
6 14 (1.02%) RESTful
7 13 (0.94%) React
7 13 (0.94%) XML
8 10 (0.73%) .NET Core
9 9 (0.65%) HTML
9 9 (0.65%) Node.js
10 8 (0.58%) Flask
10 8 (0.58%) Sass
11 5 (0.36%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.36%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.29%) CSS3
12 4 (0.29%) HTML5
12 4 (0.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 107 (7.76%) Self-Motivation
2 82 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 70 (5.08%) Social Media
4 55 (3.99%) Data Centre
5 30 (2.18%) Virtual Team
6 27 (1.96%) Smartphone
7 21 (1.52%) User Experience
8 19 (1.38%) EPoS
9 18 (1.31%) Replication
10 17 (1.23%) FMCG
11 16 (1.16%) Mobile App
12 15 (1.09%) CCTV
13 11 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (0.65%) CAN bus
14 9 (0.65%) Internet of Things
14 9 (0.65%) Public Cloud
15 8 (0.58%) Fibre Optics
15 8 (0.58%) Housing Association
15 8 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
15 8 (0.58%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 338 (24.53%) Windows
2 192 (13.93%) Windows Server
3 151 (10.96%) Windows 10
4 55 (3.99%) Windows Server 2016
5 51 (3.70%) Linux
6 47 (3.41%) Windows Server 2019
7 45 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (2.39%) Android
9 30 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (1.89%) Windows XP
11 25 (1.81%) Windows 7
12 20 (1.45%) Windows 8
13 13 (0.94%) Apple iOS
14 10 (0.73%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.58%) Solaris
16 6 (0.44%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
17 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 1 (0.073%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.073%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (16.04%) Facilities Management
2 193 (14.01%) Problem-Solving
3 187 (13.57%) Line Management
4 185 (13.43%) Service Delivery
5 120 (8.71%) Information Security
6 111 (8.06%) Project Management
7 107 (7.76%) Preventative Maintenance
8 98 (7.11%) ERP
8 98 (7.11%) ITIL
9 95 (6.89%) Business Intelligence
10 93 (6.75%) Data Analysis
11 79 (5.73%) PRINCE2
12 75 (5.44%) Cybersecurity
13 71 (5.15%) Analytics
13 71 (5.15%) Coaching
14 61 (4.43%) Migration
15 58 (4.21%) Analytical Thinking
16 57 (4.14%) Business Development
16 57 (4.14%) E-Commerce
17 56 (4.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 133 (9.65%) SQL
2 83 (6.02%) C#
3 75 (5.44%) Python
4 58 (4.21%) VB
5 38 (2.76%) PowerShell
6 33 (2.39%) Java
7 27 (1.96%) C
8 19 (1.38%) C++
9 14 (1.02%) T-SQL
10 10 (0.73%) Smalltalk
11 6 (0.44%) JavaScript
11 6 (0.44%) VBScript
12 5 (0.36%) PHP
13 4 (0.29%) Ladder Logic
13 4 (0.29%) VBA
13 4 (0.29%) XAML
14 3 (0.22%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.22%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.15%) Java 8
16 1 (0.073%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 179 (12.99%) Degree
2 79 (5.73%) Security Cleared
3 61 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (3.85%) DBS Check
5 52 (3.77%) HNC
5 52 (3.77%) SC Cleared
6 33 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (1.45%) CISSP
7 20 (1.45%) Master's Degree
8 18 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 17 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
9 17 (1.23%) MCSE
9 17 (1.23%) NVQ Level 3
10 16 (1.16%) CCNA
11 12 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 12 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (0.80%) A+ Certification
13 10 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
13 10 (0.73%) MCP
13 10 (0.73%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (6.75%) SLA
2 49 (3.56%) COSHH
3 38 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (2.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 31 (2.25%) Cyber Essentials
6 23 (1.67%) GDPR
7 14 (1.02%) NIST
7 14 (1.02%) QA
8 12 (0.87%) PCI DSS
9 10 (0.73%) ISO 9001
10 9 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 8 (0.58%) GRC
11 8 (0.58%) ISAE 3402
11 8 (0.58%) ISO 31000
11 8 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 6 (0.44%) NCSC
12 6 (0.44%) PMO
13 5 (0.36%) Accessibility
13 5 (0.36%) NEBOSH
14 4 (0.29%) HAZOP
System Software
1 216 (15.67%) Active Directory
2 123 (8.93%) Hyper-V
3 88 (6.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.02%) vSphere
5 11 (0.80%) XenApp
6 10 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.58%) ISA Server
7 8 (0.58%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.15%) Docker
10 2 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.073%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.073%) Xen
Systems Management
1 52 (3.77%) BMC PATROL
2 36 (2.61%) Microsoft Intune
3 25 (1.81%) WSUS
4 19 (1.38%) SCCM
5 9 (0.65%) Nessus
6 8 (0.58%) Trend Micro Deep Security
7 5 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.36%) vCenter Server
8 4 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.15%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.15%) Nagios
9 2 (0.15%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.073%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.073%) Icinga
10 1 (0.073%) Opsview
10 1 (0.073%) QRadar
10 1 (0.073%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.073%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 469 (34.03%) Microsoft
2 128 (9.29%) VMware
3 76 (5.52%) Apple
4 70 (5.08%) Cisco
5 59 (4.28%) Google
6 56 (4.06%) SAP
7 46 (3.34%) Veeam
8 38 (2.76%) JD Edwards
9 34 (2.47%) Facebook
10 33 (2.39%) Citrix
11 26 (1.89%) Sophos
12 22 (1.60%) Acronis
12 22 (1.60%) Oracle
13 20 (1.45%) Dell
13 20 (1.45%) MAPICS
14 16 (1.16%) BT
15 14 (1.02%) Avaya
15 14 (1.02%) Meraki
15 14 (1.02%) Sage
16 11 (0.80%) CA