Military Jobs

Military
UK

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 cited Military over the 6 months leading up to 24 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 308 90 632
Rank change year-on-year -218 +542 +103
Permanent jobs citing Military 810 3,009 847
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.88% 3.69% 0.48%
As % of the General category 1.54% 5.57% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 357 238 211
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,100 £33,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,125 £39,449
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,084 £62,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +25.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £61,110 £76,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,084 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +25.00% -3.47%

All General Skills
UK

Military falls under the General Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 52,718 54,029 118,815
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 57.31% 66.19% 67.46%
Number of salaries quoted 32,539 33,467 55,359
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,350 £32,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £42,710 £42,999
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.83% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,004 £98,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%

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 24 July 2024.

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 24 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England -183 792 £52,084 -16.67% 429
UK excluding London -175 768 £52,084 -16.67% 422
Midlands -28 340 £50,000 -28.57% 66
West Midlands -9 261 £55,000 -21.43% 29
South East -127 168 £52,500 -16.00% 146
South West -93 158 £54,250 -18.11% 89
Work from Home -50 134 £50,000 -25.93% 340
East Midlands -77 79 £50,000 - 37
North of England -258 64 £52,084 +25.50% 80
North West -165 62 £52,084 -19.66% 43
London -36 32 £86,250 +41.39% 25
East of England -147 30 £50,000 -28.57% 48
Scotland -152 7 £56,800 +53.51% 11
Northern Ireland +2 1 - - 4
North East -91 1 - - 14
Yorkshire -157 1 £61,110 +50.89% 26

Military
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (1.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Exchange
3 2 (0.25%) ArcGIS
3 2 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.25%) nginx
4 1 (0.12%) Confluence
4 1 (0.12%) SAS
4 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 355 (43.83%) Microsoft Office
2 353 (43.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (2.10%) Simulink
4 11 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.49%) OrCAD
5 4 (0.49%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.49%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.25%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.25%) InDesign
8 1 (0.12%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.12%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (0.62%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 3 (0.37%) Maximo
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.85%) AWS
2 11 (1.36%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (0.74%) Azure
3 6 (0.74%) SaaS
4 5 (0.62%) Power Platform
5 4 (0.49%) Azure Pipelines
6 2 (0.25%) Canva
7 1 (0.12%) Azure Sentinel
7 1 (0.12%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.12%) IaaS
7 1 (0.12%) PaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.84%) Network Security
2 15 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.48%) Firewall
4 9 (1.11%) Wireless
5 7 (0.86%) Skype
6 6 (0.74%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (0.74%) Ethernet
6 6 (0.74%) LAN
6 6 (0.74%) RS-232
6 6 (0.74%) SAN
6 6 (0.74%) WAN
7 5 (0.62%) 3G
7 5 (0.62%) 4G
7 5 (0.62%) NAS
8 4 (0.49%) Broadband
8 4 (0.49%) DHCP
8 4 (0.49%) DNS
8 4 (0.49%) Intranet
8 4 (0.49%) LTE
8 4 (0.49%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (0.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.49%) Power BI
2 4 (0.49%) Tableau
3 3 (0.37%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (2.35%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (1.36%) Subversion
3 9 (1.11%) CMake
4 5 (0.62%) LabVIEW
4 5 (0.62%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.37%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.12%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.12%) GDB
6 1 (0.12%) Git
6 1 (0.12%) JIRA
6 1 (0.12%) JUnit
6 1 (0.12%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.12%) VectorCAST
General
1 67 (8.27%) Social Skills
2 42 (5.19%) Finance
3 41 (5.06%) Electronics
4 38 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (4.32%) Aerospace
6 25 (3.09%) Marketing
7 24 (2.96%) Telecoms
8 23 (2.84%) Manufacturing
9 19 (2.35%) Aviation
10 18 (2.22%) Law
10 18 (2.22%) Retail
11 16 (1.98%) Public Sector
12 13 (1.60%) Legal
13 7 (0.86%) Games
13 7 (0.86%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.62%) Police
14 5 (0.62%) Swedish Language
15 4 (0.49%) Automotive
15 4 (0.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 4 (0.49%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 336 (41.48%) Graduate
2 84 (10.37%) Senior
3 61 (7.53%) Software Engineer
4 59 (7.28%) Systems Engineer
5 32 (3.95%) Architect
6 31 (3.83%) Consultant
7 29 (3.58%) Test Engineer
8 28 (3.46%) Senior Software Engineer
9 26 (3.21%) Developer
10 23 (2.84%) Incident Manager
10 23 (2.84%) Vulnerability Manager
11 22 (2.72%) Analyst
11 22 (2.72%) Author
11 22 (2.72%) Project Manager
11 22 (2.72%) Security Consultant
11 22 (2.72%) Technical Author
12 19 (2.35%) Lead
13 18 (2.22%) Python Engineer
13 18 (2.22%) Python Software Engineer
14 15 (1.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.35%) SGML
2 14 (1.73%) .NET
3 10 (1.23%) Elastic Stack
3 10 (1.23%) MFC
3 10 (1.23%) Qt
4 9 (1.11%) STL
4 9 (1.11%) XML
5 6 (0.74%) ModSecurity
5 6 (0.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 5 (0.62%) Middleware
7 3 (0.37%) .NET Core
7 3 (0.37%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.37%) React
8 2 (0.25%) ADO
8 2 (0.25%) GTK
8 2 (0.25%) HTML
9 1 (0.12%) Flash
9 1 (0.12%) QML
9 1 (0.12%) REST
9 1 (0.12%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 337 (41.60%) Onboarding
2 45 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 33 (4.07%) Algorithms
4 21 (2.59%) Cyber Defence
4 21 (2.59%) Driving Licence
4 21 (2.59%) Security Operations Centre
5 11 (1.36%) Analogue Electronics
5 11 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (1.23%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 8 (0.99%) Cyberattack
7 8 (0.99%) Virtual Reality
8 7 (0.86%) CCTV
8 7 (0.86%) FPGA
8 7 (0.86%) PKI
9 6 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
9 6 (0.74%) Oculus
9 6 (0.74%) Robotics
9 6 (0.74%) Social Media
10 5 (0.62%) Clustering
10 5 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 62 (7.65%) Linux
2 60 (7.41%) Windows
3 19 (2.35%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (1.11%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.74%) Unix
7 5 (0.62%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.62%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.25%) Solaris
8 2 (0.25%) VMS
8 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.12%) Android
9 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (44.32%) Customer Service
2 350 (43.21%) Continuous Improvement
3 344 (42.47%) Logistics
4 337 (41.60%) Performance Metrics
5 335 (41.36%) Creative Thinking
6 334 (41.23%) Process Improvement
7 332 (40.99%) Contingency Planning
7 332 (40.99%) Customer Experience
7 332 (40.99%) Data Analysis
8 98 (12.10%) Agile
9 82 (10.12%) Systems Engineering
10 81 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 76 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
12 63 (7.78%) Information Security
13 48 (5.93%) Mathematics
14 46 (5.68%) Incident Management
15 38 (4.69%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
15 38 (4.69%) Problem-Solving
15 38 (4.69%) Vulnerability Management
16 34 (4.20%) Incident Response
Programming Languages
1 46 (5.68%) Python
2 36 (4.44%) C#
2 36 (4.44%) C++
3 33 (4.07%) JavaScript
4 31 (3.83%) Java
5 30 (3.70%) C
6 29 (3.58%) MATLAB
7 19 (2.35%) SQL
8 15 (1.85%) Haskell
9 8 (0.99%) R
10 6 (0.74%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.62%) Bash
12 3 (0.37%) Ada
12 3 (0.37%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.12%) Ada 83
13 1 (0.12%) Fortran
13 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 468 (57.78%) Degree
2 196 (24.20%) Security Cleared
3 107 (13.21%) SC Cleared
4 56 (6.91%) DV Cleared
5 37 (4.57%) CISSP
6 35 (4.32%) CISM
7 25 (3.09%) BPSS Clearance
8 12 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (1.23%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.74%) CISA
10 6 (0.74%) GCIA
10 6 (0.74%) GCIH
11 5 (0.62%) GREM
12 4 (0.49%) Chartered Engineer
12 4 (0.49%) HNC
12 4 (0.49%) HND
12 4 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (0.49%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.37%) GCSC
13 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.33%) NIST
2 12 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.36%) NIST 800
4 7 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (0.86%) NCSC
4 7 (0.86%) QA
4 7 (0.86%) SLA
5 6 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 4 (0.49%) Def Stans
7 3 (0.37%) IEC 61508
7 3 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 15288
7 3 (0.37%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.12%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.12%) DO-254
8 1 (0.12%) ECSS
8 1 (0.12%) GRC
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.12%) JTAG
System Software
1 17 (2.10%) vSphere
2 16 (1.98%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.36%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.74%) Firmware
6 5 (0.62%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 5 (0.62%) SCCM
1 5 (0.62%) SELinux
2 3 (0.37%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 38 (4.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (1.85%) VMware
3 11 (1.36%) Cisco
4 10 (1.23%) SolarWinds
4 10 (1.23%) Tanium
4 10 (1.23%) Tripwire
5 6 (0.74%) Thales
6 5 (0.62%) Dell
6 5 (0.62%) Sparx
7 4 (0.49%) Alteryx
7 4 (0.49%) BiZZdesign
7 4 (0.49%) IBM
7 4 (0.49%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.37%) Adobe
8 3 (0.37%) HP
8 3 (0.37%) Veeam
9 2 (0.25%) ESRI
9 2 (0.25%) MathWorks
9 2 (0.25%) Siemens
9 2 (0.25%) Xilinx