Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Drivers' Licence
UK
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 302 352 362
Rank change year-on-year +50 +10 +57
Permanent jobs citing Driving Licence 670 1,279 1,552
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.03% 0.89% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 2.30% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 525 1,073 1,400
Median annual salary £26,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.46% -1.52% +3.13%
10th Percentile £19,750 £20,750 £19,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £26,500 £32,500 £33,934
% change year-on-year -18.46% -4.22% +13.11%

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 25,481 55,693 67,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.17% 38.96% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19,726 41,784 51,328
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,451 £29,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 7 August 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 7 August 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
UK excluding London +77 607 £26,500 -18.46% 195
England +74 604 £26,500 -19.70% 205
North of England +120 153 £26,500 -11.67% 34
South East +73 148 £28,000 -15.15% 40
Midlands +46 111 £26,500 -33.75% 45
South West +57 97 £27,000 -14.29% 34
North West +89 83 £26,500 -11.67% 20
West Midlands +33 61 £26,500 -33.75% 22
East of England +77 60 £26,500 -11.67% 27
East Midlands +65 50 £26,500 -7.02% 22
Yorkshire +99 49 £26,500 -17.19% 10
London +84 36 £37,500 +7.14% 25
Scotland +80 29 £24,000 -20.00% 6
Work from Home +8 23 £40,000 - 18
North East +25 21 £24,000 -9.43% 4
Wales +3 15 £26,500 +3.92% 7

For the 6 months to 7 August 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.

1 205 (30.60%) Cybersecurity
2 170 (25.37%) Microsoft
3 165 (24.63%) Windows
4 96 (14.33%) Office 365
5 94 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
5 94 (14.03%) Active Directory
6 86 (12.84%) Windows Server
7 79 (11.79%) VMware
8 75 (11.19%) Microsoft Office
9 71 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
10 70 (10.45%) Security Cleared
10 70 (10.45%) Firewall
11 62 (9.25%) Windows 10
12 61 (9.10%) SQL
13 58 (8.66%) SQL Server
14 55 (8.21%) Degree
15 53 (7.91%) LAN
16 49 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
17 47 (7.01%) Linux
17 47 (7.01%) Azure
17 47 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
18 40 (5.97%) BT
18 40 (5.97%) Cisco
19 39 (5.82%) DNS
20 38 (5.67%) Microsoft Excel
20 38 (5.67%) Fujitsu
21 37 (5.52%) ITIL
21 37 (5.52%) DHCP
22 36 (5.37%) SC Cleared
22 36 (5.37%) 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 30 (4.48%) MS Exchange
2 25 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (2.54%) IIS
4 7 (1.04%) Apache
4 7 (1.04%) SAS
5 6 (0.90%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.60%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.30%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.30%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.15%) CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Confluence
9 1 (0.15%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.15%) WinCC
Applications
1 75 (11.19%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (5.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.90%) MadCap Flare
6 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.30%) Windchill
7 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (3.13%) NetSuite
2 11 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (1.34%) Sage 200
3 9 (1.34%) Sage 500
3 9 (1.34%) SAP Business One
4 6 (0.90%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Lawson
5 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 96 (14.33%) Office 365
2 47 (7.01%) Azure
3 16 (2.39%) AWS
4 12 (1.79%) SaaS
5 6 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.60%) PaaS
7 4 (0.60%) Power Platform
8 2 (0.30%) G Suite
8 2 (0.30%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.30%) PowerApps
8 2 (0.30%) WeChat
9 1 (0.15%) AdWords
9 1 (0.15%) Akamai
9 1 (0.15%) Cloudflare
9 1 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.15%) IaaS
9 1 (0.15%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 70 (10.45%) Firewall
2 53 (7.91%) LAN
3 39 (5.82%) DNS
4 37 (5.52%) DHCP
5 33 (4.93%) WAN
5 33 (4.93%) Wireless
6 30 (4.48%) VPN
7 28 (4.18%) TCP/IP
8 27 (4.03%) VoIP
9 20 (2.99%) Broadband
10 16 (2.39%) iSCSI
11 14 (2.09%) Structured Cabling
11 14 (2.09%) WLAN
12 13 (1.94%) SAN
12 13 (1.94%) VLAN
13 10 (1.49%) Internet
13 10 (1.49%) MPLS
14 9 (1.34%) OSPF
14 9 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (1.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.94%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (1.64%) MySQL
4 10 (1.49%) RDBMS
5 5 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.60%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.60%) Power BI
7 3 (0.45%) QlikView
7 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.30%) DB2
8 2 (0.30%) GIS
8 2 (0.30%) OLTP
8 2 (0.30%) QGIS
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2017
9 1 (0.15%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.15%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 7 (1.04%) JIRA
2 3 (0.45%) Selenium
2 3 (0.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.30%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (0.30%) Subversion
4 1 (0.15%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.15%) Postman
4 1 (0.15%) REST Assured
4 1 (0.15%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (5.22%) Telecoms
2 31 (4.63%) Manufacturing
3 24 (3.58%) Retail
4 20 (2.99%) Marketing
5 16 (2.39%) Finance
6 14 (2.09%) Public Sector
7 11 (1.64%) Local Government
8 10 (1.49%) Spanish Language
9 6 (0.90%) Police
10 5 (0.75%) Automotive
10 5 (0.75%) Law
11 3 (0.45%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.45%) Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Legal
13 1 (0.15%) Back Office
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Fire and Rescue
13 1 (0.15%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 218 (32.54%) Trainee
2 78 (11.64%) IT Support
3 53 (7.91%) Analyst
4 46 (6.87%) Support Engineer
5 44 (6.57%) IT Engineer
6 39 (5.82%) Consultant
7 38 (5.67%) Trainee IT Support
8 35 (5.22%) Field Engineer
9 28 (4.18%) Support Analyst
10 27 (4.03%) Developer
11 24 (3.58%) IT Support Engineer
12 23 (3.43%) Infrastructure Support
13 21 (3.13%) NetSuite Consultant
14 20 (2.99%) Network Engineer
15 17 (2.54%) 2nd Line Support
16 16 (2.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 16 (2.39%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
16 16 (2.39%) IT Analyst
16 16 (2.39%) Software Developer
17 14 (2.09%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.88%) .NET
2 18 (2.69%) CSS
2 18 (2.69%) HTML
3 14 (2.09%) XML
4 8 (1.19%) .NET Core
4 8 (1.19%) Ajax
5 7 (1.04%) Django
6 3 (0.45%) 802.1X
6 3 (0.45%) LAMP
7 2 (0.30%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.30%) jQuery
7 2 (0.30%) Node.js
7 2 (0.30%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (0.30%) WCF
8 1 (0.15%) DirectX
8 1 (0.15%) Flash
8 1 (0.15%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.15%) Middleware
8 1 (0.15%) OpenGL
8 1 (0.15%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.37%) Self-Motivation
3 35 (5.22%) Data Centre
4 23 (3.43%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.84%) Enterprise Storage
6 17 (2.54%) CMDB
7 14 (2.09%) CCTV
8 13 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (1.79%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.19%) User Experience
11 7 (1.04%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.04%) Thin Client
12 6 (0.90%) NHS
13 5 (0.75%) Blog
13 5 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.75%) Social Media
14 4 (0.60%) Cyberattack
14 4 (0.60%) Handset
14 4 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 165 (24.63%) Windows
2 86 (12.84%) Windows Server
3 62 (9.25%) Windows 10
4 47 (7.01%) Linux
5 31 (4.63%) Windows 7
6 22 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (1.94%) Windows Server 2016
9 10 (1.49%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.19%) Debian
11 5 (0.75%) Android
11 5 (0.75%) CentOS
11 5 (0.75%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.60%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2019
13 3 (0.45%) HPUX
13 3 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.45%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (30.60%) Cybersecurity
2 94 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
3 47 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (5.52%) ITIL
5 33 (4.93%) Project Management
6 32 (4.78%) ERP
7 28 (4.18%) Break/Fix
7 28 (4.18%) Mentoring
8 27 (4.03%) Change Management
9 26 (3.88%) Presales
9 26 (3.88%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 26 (3.88%) Service Delivery
10 24 (3.58%) Decision-Making
11 22 (3.28%) Data Protection
11 22 (3.28%) Problem Management
12 21 (3.13%) Process Improvement
13 20 (2.99%) SDLC
14 19 (2.84%) Computer Science
14 19 (2.84%) CRM
15 18 (2.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 61 (9.10%) SQL
2 35 (5.22%) PowerShell
3 24 (3.58%) JavaScript
4 18 (2.69%) VB
5 16 (2.39%) C#
6 12 (1.79%) Java
6 12 (1.79%) Python
7 10 (1.49%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.19%) VB.NET
9 6 (0.90%) C++
10 4 (0.60%) PHP
10 4 (0.60%) R
11 3 (0.45%) VBScript
12 2 (0.30%) Delphi
12 2 (0.30%) VBA
13 1 (0.15%) C
13 1 (0.15%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 70 (10.45%) Security Cleared
2 55 (8.21%) Degree
3 36 (5.37%) SC Cleared
4 32 (4.78%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (4.18%) CCNA
6 27 (4.03%) DV Cleared
7 21 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (2.09%) DBS Check
9 11 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (1.64%) MCSE
10 9 (1.34%) MCSA
11 8 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.04%) MCP
13 6 (0.90%) CCNP
13 6 (0.90%) CISA
13 6 (0.90%) CompTIA Security+
13 6 (0.90%) CREST Certified
13 6 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
14 5 (0.75%) CCENT
14 5 (0.75%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (2.69%) SLA
3 16 (2.39%) BS25999
3 16 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 11 (1.64%) QA
5 9 (1.34%) ISO 9001
6 7 (1.04%) GDPR
6 7 (1.04%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.45%) NIST
8 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 17025
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.15%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 94 (14.03%) Active Directory
2 71 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (5.07%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.39%) BitLocker
4 16 (2.39%) NFS
4 16 (2.39%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (2.39%) XenApp
4 16 (2.39%) XenDesktop
5 14 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (1.94%) Virtual Desktop
6 13 (1.94%) VMware Server
7 10 (1.49%) Firmware
8 7 (1.04%) vSphere
9 6 (0.90%) Docker
9 6 (0.90%) KVM
10 2 (0.30%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.15%) pfSense
11 1 (0.15%) Snort
11 1 (0.15%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 25 (3.73%) SCCM
2 17 (2.54%) Backup Exec
3 15 (2.24%) WSUS
4 13 (1.94%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 4 (0.60%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 2 (0.30%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.30%) OSSEC
7 1 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.15%) IBM Guardium
7 1 (0.15%) Nessus
7 1 (0.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.15%) Suricata
7 1 (0.15%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 170 (25.37%) Microsoft
2 79 (11.79%) VMware
3 40 (5.97%) BT
3 40 (5.97%) Cisco
4 38 (5.67%) Fujitsu
5 32 (4.78%) Citrix
6 19 (2.84%) Veeam
7 17 (2.54%) Sophos
8 13 (1.94%) Capita
8 13 (1.94%) HP
8 13 (1.94%) SAP
9 11 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.49%) Dell
10 10 (1.49%) Meraki
10 10 (1.49%) Sage
11 9 (1.34%) Oracle
12 8 (1.19%) IBM
13 6 (0.90%) Apple
13 6 (0.90%) Samsung
14 5 (0.75%) Databricks