Period
to 23 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Military over the 6 months to 23 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Military
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 690 547 645
Rank change year-on-year -143 +98 +286
Permanent jobs citing Military 303 267 508
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.47% 0.70% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 179 149 282
10th Percentile £34,150 £34,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,600 £38,300 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%
75th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,800 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.60% - +19.83%

Military is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 63,923 38,385 81,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 56.55% 53.74% 56.43%
Number of salaries quoted 40,516 29,937 62,156
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.82% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Military
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Military as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Military in the UK

Military
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Military.

Salary trend for Military in the UK

Military
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Military over the 6 months to 23 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Military in the UK

Military
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Military within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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 -142 277 £55,000 +10.00% 146
UK excluding London -95 255 £51,800 +3.60% 158
South East -90 93 £65,000 +30.00% 50
South West -81 65 £55,000 +10.00% 34
Work from Home -219 53 £58,750 +23.68% 14
East of England 0 39 £42,500 -26.09% 24
London -117 39 £85,000 +36.00% 4
North of England -54 25 £31,000 -38.61% 18
Wales -10 17 £48,900 -6.86% 8
North West -17 17 £25,000 -50.50% 13
Midlands -55 16 £48,647 -2.71% 16
West Midlands -68 9 £48,647 -2.71% 10
East Midlands - 7 £51,250 - 6
North East - 6 - - 1
Yorkshire -61 2 £40,500 - 4
Scotland - 2 £50,000 - 8

For the 6 months to 23 July 2021, IT jobs citing Military 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 Military.

1 157 (51.82%) Security Cleared
2 103 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (32.01%) SC Cleared
4 82 (27.06%) Social Skills
5 61 (20.13%) Degree
6 57 (18.81%) Software Engineering
7 56 (18.48%) DV Cleared
8 55 (18.15%) Systems Engineering
9 51 (16.83%) Java
10 50 (16.50%) Aerospace
11 42 (13.86%) Validation
12 40 (13.20%) C++
13 37 (12.21%) C
13 37 (12.21%) Windows
14 35 (11.55%) Cisco Certification
15 34 (11.22%) Project Management
15 34 (11.22%) C#
15 34 (11.22%) Cisco
16 33 (10.89%) Python
17 32 (10.56%) Law
18 30 (9.90%) Microsoft
18 30 (9.90%) Avionics
18 30 (9.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
19 29 (9.57%) Problem-Solving
19 29 (9.57%) Rational DOORS
19 29 (9.57%) SQL
19 29 (9.57%) Artificial Intelligence
20 28 (9.24%) ITIL
20 28 (9.24%) Mentoring
20 28 (9.24%) AWS

Military
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 8 (2.64%) JBoss
1 8 (2.64%) Tomcat
1 8 (2.64%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.31%) Skype for Business
3 5 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (1.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.99%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.66%) Confluence
5 2 (0.66%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (3.96%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.66%) Simulink
2 2 (0.66%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.24%) AWS
2 13 (4.29%) Azure
3 8 (2.64%) GCP
4 3 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.66%) SaaS
6 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.33%) IaaS
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (0.33%) PaaS
6 1 (0.33%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.33%) PowerApps
6 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.61%) WAN
2 11 (3.63%) Firewall
2 11 (3.63%) LAN
3 10 (3.30%) 4G
4 9 (2.97%) 3G
4 9 (2.97%) 5G
4 9 (2.97%) DNS
4 9 (2.97%) VSAN
5 7 (2.31%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.31%) Wireless
6 6 (1.98%) BGP
6 6 (1.98%) DHCP
6 6 (1.98%) Network Security
6 6 (1.98%) OSPF
7 5 (1.65%) Internet
7 5 (1.65%) VLAN
8 4 (1.32%) Broadband
8 4 (1.32%) SD-WAN
8 4 (1.32%) Skype
8 4 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (4.62%) MySQL
3 12 (3.96%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.98%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.65%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.99%) Big Data
6 3 (0.99%) GIS
6 3 (0.99%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.33%) Data Vault
7 1 (0.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 29 (9.57%) Rational DOORS
2 26 (8.58%) Rational Rhapsody
3 15 (4.95%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.96%) JIRA
5 8 (2.64%) Mercurial
5 8 (2.64%) Subversion
6 6 (1.98%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.65%) Selenium
7 5 (1.65%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.65%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.32%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.99%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.99%) GDB
9 3 (0.99%) IDA Disassembler
9 3 (0.99%) JMeter
9 3 (0.99%) JUnit
9 3 (0.99%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.99%) NetBeans
9 3 (0.99%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.66%) Postman
General
1 82 (27.06%) Social Skills
2 50 (16.50%) Aerospace
3 32 (10.56%) Law
4 30 (9.90%) Avionics
4 30 (9.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 24 (7.92%) Finance
6 21 (6.93%) Influencing Skills
7 16 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (4.95%) Electronics
9 14 (4.62%) Police
10 12 (3.96%) Presentation Skills
11 10 (3.30%) Games
11 10 (3.30%) Manufacturing
12 7 (2.31%) Legal
12 7 (2.31%) Telecoms
13 5 (1.65%) Retail
14 4 (1.32%) Back Office
15 3 (0.99%) Banking
16 2 (0.66%) Marketing
16 2 (0.66%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 49 (16.17%) Architect
2 43 (14.19%) Systems Engineer
3 30 (9.90%) Software Engineer
4 20 (6.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 15 (4.95%) Developer
5 15 (4.95%) Network Operations Specialist
5 15 (4.95%) Network Specialist
5 15 (4.95%) Support Engineer
6 12 (3.96%) Graduate
6 12 (3.96%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (3.96%) Technical Trainer
6 12 (3.96%) Trainer
7 10 (3.30%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (3.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (3.30%) Lead Architect
7 10 (3.30%) Python Engineer
8 9 (2.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (2.97%) IT Engineer
8 9 (2.97%) Software Engineering Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.95%) .NET
2 14 (4.62%) CSS
2 14 (4.62%) HTML
3 13 (4.29%) XML
4 11 (3.63%) JSON
5 10 (3.30%) React
5 10 (3.30%) REST
6 8 (2.64%) Hibernate
6 8 (2.64%) Servlets
6 8 (2.64%) Spring
7 7 (2.31%) Apache Flex
8 6 (1.98%) MobX
8 6 (1.98%) Redux
9 5 (1.65%) .NET Core
10 4 (1.32%) Node.js
11 3 (0.99%) JavaFX
11 3 (0.99%) Kafka
12 2 (0.66%) Android SDK
12 2 (0.66%) Java EE 5
12 2 (0.66%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.92%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.26%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (3.30%) Video\Live Streaming
5 8 (2.64%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.64%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.64%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.31%) Social Media
7 6 (1.98%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (1.65%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.65%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.32%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.32%) Cyberattack
9 4 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.32%) PKI
10 3 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.99%) Legacy Systems
10 3 (0.99%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.21%) Windows
2 23 (7.59%) Linux
3 13 (4.29%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.65%) Android
5 4 (1.32%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.33%) AIX
7 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.33%) SUSE
7 1 (0.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (18.81%) Software Engineering
3 55 (18.15%) Systems Engineering
4 42 (13.86%) Validation
5 34 (11.22%) Project Management
6 29 (9.57%) Artificial Intelligence
6 29 (9.57%) Problem-Solving
7 28 (9.24%) ITIL
7 28 (9.24%) Mentoring
8 27 (8.91%) Information Security
8 27 (8.91%) Software Testing
9 26 (8.58%) Requirements Analysis
10 23 (7.59%) Machine Learning
11 22 (7.26%) Integration Testing
11 22 (7.26%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 21 (6.93%) Network Design
12 21 (6.93%) Scrum
13 20 (6.60%) Computer Science
14 16 (5.28%) Information Assurance
14 16 (5.28%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 51 (16.83%) Java
2 40 (13.20%) C++
3 37 (12.21%) C
4 34 (11.22%) C#
5 33 (10.89%) Python
6 29 (9.57%) SQL
7 18 (5.94%) JavaScript
8 16 (5.28%) MATLAB
9 8 (2.64%) TypeScript
10 7 (2.31%) PHP
11 6 (1.98%) Ada
12 4 (1.32%) Go
12 4 (1.32%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.99%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.66%) Java 8
15 1 (0.33%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.33%) Haskell
15 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 157 (51.82%) Security Cleared
2 97 (32.01%) SC Cleared
3 61 (20.13%) Degree
4 56 (18.48%) DV Cleared
5 35 (11.55%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (6.60%) CCNP
7 18 (5.94%) CCNA
8 14 (4.62%) BPSS Clearance
9 10 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (2.97%) HNC
11 8 (2.64%) Chartered Engineer
12 7 (2.31%) MCSA
12 7 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.65%) ISTQB
13 5 (1.65%) PhD
13 5 (1.65%) PMI Certification
14 4 (1.32%) CISSP
14 4 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
15 3 (0.99%) PMP
15 3 (0.99%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.60%) Def Stans
2 8 (2.64%) NIST
3 5 (1.65%) JSP 440
4 4 (1.32%) SLA
5 3 (0.99%) IEC 61508
5 3 (0.99%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.99%) QA
6 2 (0.66%) GDPR
6 2 (0.66%) NIST 800
6 2 (0.66%) RMADS
7 1 (0.33%) COBIT
7 1 (0.33%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 15288
7 1 (0.33%) PMO
7 1 (0.33%) SOC 2
System Software
1 23 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (3.63%) Firmware
4 10 (3.30%) vSphere
5 7 (2.31%) VMware NSX
6 4 (1.32%) Docker
6 4 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (1.32%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.66%) NFS
8 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (5.61%) PTC Integrity
2 8 (2.64%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.31%) SCCM
3 7 (2.31%) SCOM
4 5 (1.65%) Ansible
5 4 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (1.32%) MOM
5 4 (1.32%) OPNET
6 3 (0.99%) HP ALM
6 3 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.66%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 2 (0.66%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.33%) NetApp OnCommand
8 1 (0.33%) SCSM
8 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (11.22%) Cisco
2 30 (9.90%) Microsoft
3 27 (8.91%) VMware
4 19 (6.27%) EMC
5 17 (5.61%) PTC
6 16 (5.28%) IBM
7 11 (3.63%) Oracle
8 9 (2.97%) Fujitsu
8 9 (2.97%) Google
8 9 (2.97%) Intel
9 7 (2.31%) Instagram
10 6 (1.98%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.65%) Agilent
11 5 (1.65%) Brocade
11 5 (1.65%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.32%) Juniper
12 4 (1.32%) NEC
13 3 (0.99%) HP
13 3 (0.99%) NetApp
14 2 (0.66%) McAfee