Period
to 12 April 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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Military
UK
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 587 561 687
Rank change year-on-year -26 +126 +288
Permanent jobs citing Military 265 500 465
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.44% 0.31%
As % of the General category 0.81% 1.10% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 139 273 255
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,696 £30,450
25th Percentile £41,307 £37,654 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,125 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,500 £68,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,150 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.89% -10.00% +11.73%

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 32,690 45,553 60,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.61% 40.13% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23,688 34,985 45,915
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,500 £57,105 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.44% +3.83% +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,450 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% +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 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Military in the UK

Military
Top 14 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 12 April 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 -35 250 £52,500 +16.67% 140
UK excluding London -35 244 £52,150 +15.89% 154
South East +15 86 £61,250 +22.50% 36
South West -58 78 £48,750 +18.90% 64
Work from Home -100 33 £75,000 +13.21% 14
East of England +51 31 £53,750 +39.17% 18
Midlands +23 24 £74,000 +23.33% 4
North of England +35 21 £42,500 +12.87% 11
North West +32 19 £42,500 +12.87% 10
East Midlands +35 14 £77,500 +72.22% 2
London +91 12 £80,000 +23.08% 7
West Midlands +8 10 £42,500 -29.17% 2
Wales +26 6 £62,500 +19.05% 11
Yorkshire +11 2 £31,000 -48.33% 1

For the 6 months to 12 April 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.

1 117 (44.15%) Security Cleared
2 84 (31.70%) SC Cleared
3 74 (27.92%) Aerospace
4 62 (23.40%) Systems Engineering
5 55 (20.75%) Degree
6 50 (18.87%) Problem-Solving
7 44 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (14.72%) DV Cleared
9 38 (14.34%) Software Engineering
10 35 (13.21%) Windows
11 34 (12.83%) Cisco Certification
12 33 (12.45%) C
12 33 (12.45%) C++
13 32 (12.08%) Microsoft
14 31 (11.70%) Cybersecurity
15 30 (11.32%) Python
16 29 (10.94%) Linux
17 25 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (9.06%) Mathematics
18 24 (9.06%) Rational DOORS
18 24 (9.06%) Cisco
18 24 (9.06%) Software Testing
18 24 (9.06%) Validation
19 23 (8.68%) VMware
19 23 (8.68%) SQL
19 23 (8.68%) CCNA
19 23 (8.68%) Machine Learning
20 22 (8.30%) MATLAB
20 22 (8.30%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
21 21 (7.92%) Information Security

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 (3.02%) Apache
2 7 (2.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.13%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.38%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.38%) Confluence
5 1 (0.38%) JBoss
5 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.38%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (3.40%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.51%) Acrobat
3 4 (1.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.51%) FrameMaker
3 4 (1.51%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.51%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 4 (1.51%) PTC Creo
3 4 (1.51%) Simulink
3 4 (1.51%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.38%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.53%) AWS
2 7 (2.64%) Azure
3 5 (1.89%) GCP
4 4 (1.51%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.15%) 4G
1 11 (4.15%) Software-Defined Radio
1 11 (4.15%) WAN
2 10 (3.77%) 3G
2 10 (3.77%) 5G
3 9 (3.40%) Skype
4 7 (2.64%) DNS
4 7 (2.64%) LAN
4 7 (2.64%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.26%) VSAN
5 6 (2.26%) Wireshark
6 5 (1.89%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.89%) Firewall
6 5 (1.89%) VLAN
6 5 (1.89%) VPN
6 5 (1.89%) VSAT
7 4 (1.51%) 3GPP
7 4 (1.51%) BGP
7 4 (1.51%) Broadband
7 4 (1.51%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.77%) Big Data
1 10 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (2.26%) MySQL
3 5 (1.89%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.51%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.51%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.13%) GIS
5 3 (1.13%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.13%) HBase
5 3 (1.13%) Spatial Data
5 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 24 (9.06%) Rational DOORS
2 19 (7.17%) Rational Rhapsody
3 9 (3.40%) JIRA
4 8 (3.02%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.26%) Eclipse RCP
6 4 (1.51%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.13%) eggPlant
7 3 (1.13%) GDB
7 3 (1.13%) IDA Disassembler
8 2 (0.75%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.75%) JUnit
8 2 (0.75%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.38%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.38%) GitLab
9 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.38%) Liquibase
9 1 (0.38%) Maven
9 1 (0.38%) Subversion
9 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 74 (27.92%) Aerospace
2 18 (6.79%) Electronics
3 16 (6.04%) Avionics
3 16 (6.04%) Games
4 15 (5.66%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.15%) Legal
6 10 (3.77%) Manufacturing
7 9 (3.40%) Finance
7 9 (3.40%) Law
8 4 (1.51%) Publishing
9 3 (1.13%) Advertising
9 3 (1.13%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.75%) Automotive
10 2 (0.75%) Cyber-Physical System
10 2 (0.75%) Marketing
11 1 (0.38%) Police
Job Titles
1 56 (21.13%) Systems Engineer
2 34 (12.83%) Architect
3 28 (10.57%) Software Engineer
4 15 (5.66%) Consultant
5 12 (4.53%) Principal Engineer
5 12 (4.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 12 (4.53%) Support Engineer
6 11 (4.15%) Server Engineer
7 10 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (3.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (3.40%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (3.40%) Network Operations Specialist
8 9 (3.40%) Network Specialist
8 9 (3.40%) Project Engineer
9 8 (3.02%) IT Engineer
9 8 (3.02%) Network Engineer
9 8 (3.02%) Python Engineer
10 7 (2.64%) Security Engineer
10 7 (2.64%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.04%) HTML
2 8 (3.02%) CSS
2 8 (3.02%) Web Services
3 6 (2.26%) JSP
3 6 (2.26%) Middleware
4 5 (1.89%) XML
5 4 (1.51%) REST
6 3 (1.13%) Apache NiFi
6 3 (1.13%) Kafka
7 2 (0.75%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.75%) Node.js
7 2 (0.75%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.38%) .NET
8 1 (0.38%) COM
8 1 (0.38%) J2EE
8 1 (0.38%) JTS
8 1 (0.38%) SOAP
8 1 (0.38%) Spring
8 1 (0.38%) WSDL
8 1 (0.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.79%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (5.66%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.77%) Driving Licence
5 9 (3.40%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (2.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (2.64%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.64%) Verilog
6 7 (2.64%) VHDL
7 5 (1.89%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.51%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.51%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.51%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.13%) Clustering
9 3 (1.13%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.75%) PKI
10 2 (0.75%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.75%) Replication
11 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.21%) Windows
2 29 (10.94%) Linux
3 10 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.64%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.89%) Unix
6 4 (1.51%) Android
7 2 (0.75%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.38%) AIX
8 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.38%) CentOS
8 1 (0.38%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.38%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (23.40%) Systems Engineering
2 50 (18.87%) Problem-Solving
3 44 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (14.34%) Software Engineering
5 31 (11.70%) Cybersecurity
6 24 (9.06%) Mathematics
6 24 (9.06%) Software Testing
6 24 (9.06%) Validation
7 23 (8.68%) Machine Learning
8 22 (8.30%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
9 21 (7.92%) Information Security
10 20 (7.55%) Artificial Intelligence
10 20 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (7.55%) ITIL
10 20 (7.55%) Physics
11 18 (6.79%) Collaborative Working
11 18 (6.79%) Requirements Analysis
11 18 (6.79%) TOGAF
12 16 (6.04%) Project Delivery
12 16 (6.04%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.45%) C
1 33 (12.45%) C++
2 30 (11.32%) Python
3 23 (8.68%) SQL
4 22 (8.30%) MATLAB
5 18 (6.79%) Java
6 13 (4.91%) C#
7 6 (2.26%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.26%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.89%) VB
9 2 (0.75%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.38%) VBA
10 1 (0.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 117 (44.15%) Security Cleared
2 84 (31.70%) SC Cleared
3 55 (20.75%) Degree
4 39 (14.72%) DV Cleared
5 34 (12.83%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (8.68%) CCNA
7 14 (5.28%) HNC
7 14 (5.28%) HND
8 13 (4.91%) BPSS Clearance
8 13 (4.91%) CCNP
8 13 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (4.15%) CISSP
9 11 (4.15%) MCSA
9 11 (4.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (3.02%) CISM
10 8 (3.02%) TOGAF Certification
11 7 (2.64%) CEH
11 7 (2.64%) CompTIA Security+
11 7 (2.64%) PMI Certification
11 7 (2.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.91%) Def Stans
2 12 (4.53%) NIST
3 5 (1.89%) QA
4 4 (1.51%) SLA
5 3 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.75%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.75%) RMADS
7 1 (0.38%) COSHH
7 1 (0.38%) NEBOSH
7 1 (0.38%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.38%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.91%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (4.15%) Firmware
4 10 (3.77%) Active Directory
5 8 (3.02%) vSphere
6 4 (1.51%) VMware NSX
7 3 (1.13%) Docker
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (3.02%) Ansible
2 4 (1.51%) OPNET
2 4 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.51%) PTC Integrity
3 3 (1.13%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.13%) Nmap
4 2 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (0.75%) SCOM
4 2 (0.75%) SCSM
5 1 (0.38%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (12.08%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.06%) Cisco
3 23 (8.68%) VMware
4 20 (7.55%) Twitter
5 15 (5.66%) EMC
6 8 (3.02%) PTC
7 4 (1.51%) Adobe
7 4 (1.51%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.51%) Google
7 4 (1.51%) Oracle
7 4 (1.51%) Xilinx
8 3 (1.13%) Juniper
8 3 (1.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.75%) Agilent
9 2 (0.75%) BiZZdesign
9 2 (0.75%) Brocade
9 2 (0.75%) F5
9 2 (0.75%) IBM
10 1 (0.38%) Mentor Graphics
10 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds