Period
to 12 December 2019

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 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Military
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 563 840 926
Rank change year-on-year +277 +86 -41
Permanent jobs citing Military 578 307 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the General category 1.10% 0.46% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 307 182 169
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £32,660 £32,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.69% +1.72%

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 52,727 67,109 80,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.61% 42.07% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 39,944 51,389 59,644
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Military
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Military in the UK

Military
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Military.

Salary trend for Military in the UK

Military
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Military over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Military in the UK

Military
Top 15 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 December 2019. 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 +270 520 £45,500 -4.21% 249
UK excluding London +214 513 £50,000 +11.11% 240
South West +85 195 £45,000 -5.76% 73
South East +106 141 £60,000 +20.00% 88
North of England +75 62 £37,654 -2.83% 11
North West +49 59 £37,654 -2.83% 8
Midlands +78 46 £37,923 -18.00% 24
West Midlands +62 39 £35,847 -24.53% 12
London +89 35 £40,500 +1.25% 19
East of England +85 35 £50,000 +38.89% 36
Scotland +20 27 £53,000 +51.43% 3
East Midlands +21 7 £42,500 +70.00% 12
Wales - 7 £45,000 - 7
Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 - 2
North East - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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.

1 282 (48.79%) Security Cleared
2 270 (46.71%) Aerospace
3 222 (38.41%) Degree
4 185 (32.01%) Management Information System
5 168 (29.07%) Software Engineering
6 153 (26.47%) Actionable Insight
7 152 (26.30%) SC Cleared
8 144 (24.91%) C++
9 132 (22.84%) C
10 113 (19.55%) Windows
10 113 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
11 108 (18.69%) Systems Engineering
12 92 (15.92%) Linux
13 89 (15.40%) Problem-Solving
14 88 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
15 85 (14.71%) SDLC
16 83 (14.36%) C#
17 78 (13.49%) Python
18 76 (13.15%) Electronics
19 73 (12.63%) Java
19 73 (12.63%) DV Cleared
20 66 (11.42%) Customer Requirements
21 62 (10.73%) Mentoring
21 62 (10.73%) Internet
22 59 (10.21%) SQL
22 59 (10.21%) VMware
23 57 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
24 52 (9.00%) Manufacturing
24 52 (9.00%) Windows Server
25 51 (8.82%) UML

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 32 (5.54%) Tornado
2 18 (3.11%) Confluence
3 14 (2.42%) Apache
4 9 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.87%) SAS
5 5 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.35%) IIS
6 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (3.81%) Simulink
2 14 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.52%) CATIA
6 2 (0.35%) FileZilla
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.17%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.17%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.52%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.98%) Azure
1 23 (3.98%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.21%) AWS
3 6 (1.04%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.17%) GCP
4 1 (0.17%) IaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) PaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 62 (10.73%) Internet
2 40 (6.92%) Network Security
3 27 (4.67%) DNS
4 25 (4.33%) Firewall
5 23 (3.98%) 4G
6 17 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 14 (2.42%) WAN
8 11 (1.90%) DHCP
8 11 (1.90%) VoIP
9 10 (1.73%) SNMP
10 8 (1.38%) LAN
11 7 (1.21%) BGP
11 7 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (1.21%) VPN
12 6 (1.04%) DAB
12 6 (1.04%) DWDM
12 6 (1.04%) OSPF
12 6 (1.04%) VLAN
13 5 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (0.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.11%) MySQL
2 15 (2.60%) Big Data
2 15 (2.60%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.90%) Data Mining
4 9 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.38%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (0.87%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.69%) MS Access
8 4 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.52%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.35%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.17%) Power BI
11 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (6.92%) Rational DOORS
2 32 (5.54%) JIRA
3 23 (3.98%) Git (software)
4 19 (3.29%) Eclipse
5 14 (2.42%) Visual Studio
6 13 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (2.25%) Eclipse RCP
7 11 (1.90%) NetBeans
7 11 (1.90%) Subversion
8 10 (1.73%) LabVIEW
9 8 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.21%) Rational Rhapsody
11 6 (1.04%) JDeveloper
11 6 (1.04%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.87%) Bugzilla
12 5 (0.87%) Rational Statemate
13 4 (0.69%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.69%) Rational Robot
13 4 (0.69%) Visual Studio Coded UI
14 3 (0.52%) JUnit
General
1 270 (46.71%) Aerospace
2 76 (13.15%) Electronics
3 52 (9.00%) Manufacturing
4 29 (5.02%) Finance
5 23 (3.98%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.11%) Automotive
6 18 (3.11%) Avionics
7 13 (2.25%) Public Sector
8 11 (1.90%) Marketing
9 5 (0.87%) Police
10 4 (0.69%) Games
11 3 (0.52%) Advertising
11 3 (0.52%) Law
12 2 (0.35%) Fire and Rescue
13 1 (0.17%) Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Local Government
13 1 (0.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 118 (20.42%) Software Engineer
2 91 (15.74%) Systems Engineer
3 45 (7.79%) Consultant
4 35 (6.06%) Architect
5 27 (4.67%) Developer
6 25 (4.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 23 (3.98%) Embedded Engineer
8 22 (3.81%) Analyst
8 22 (3.81%) C++ Software Engineer
9 21 (3.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 20 (3.46%) Junior
10 20 (3.46%) Technical Manager
11 19 (3.29%) C Software Engineer
11 19 (3.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 18 (3.11%) C# Developer
13 17 (2.94%) Communications Consultant
13 17 (2.94%) Security Engineer
13 17 (2.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 16 (2.77%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
14 16 (2.77%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.36%) .NET
2 29 (5.02%) HTML
3 23 (3.98%) CSS
4 19 (3.29%) Java EE
5 15 (2.60%) Middleware
6 13 (2.25%) JSP
6 13 (2.25%) LAMP
7 12 (2.08%) JSON
8 9 (1.56%) AngularJS
9 8 (1.38%) .NET Framework
9 8 (1.38%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.38%) jQuery
9 8 (1.38%) React
9 8 (1.38%) Web Services
9 8 (1.38%) XML
10 7 (1.21%) RESTful
11 5 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (0.87%) Natural Language Processing
11 5 (0.87%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 185 (32.01%) Management Information System
2 49 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.81%) Robotics
4 17 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (2.08%) Algorithms
6 10 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (1.56%) ASIC
7 9 (1.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 8 (1.38%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.38%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.21%) Acoustics
9 7 (1.21%) Cyberattack
9 7 (1.21%) Driving Licence
10 5 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
11 4 (0.69%) HoloLens
11 4 (0.69%) Social Media
12 3 (0.52%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (0.52%) CMDB
12 3 (0.52%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 113 (19.55%) Windows
2 92 (15.92%) Linux
3 52 (9.00%) Windows Server
4 40 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (5.36%) Windows 10
6 22 (3.81%) Unix
7 14 (2.42%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.87%) VxWorks
9 4 (0.69%) Android
10 3 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.35%) AIX
11 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.35%) Solaris
12 1 (0.17%) VMS
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (29.07%) Software Engineering
2 153 (26.47%) Actionable Insight
3 113 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (18.69%) Systems Engineering
5 89 (15.40%) Problem-Solving
6 88 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
7 85 (14.71%) SDLC
8 66 (11.42%) Customer Requirements
9 62 (10.73%) Mentoring
10 51 (8.82%) UML
11 50 (8.65%) Mathematics
12 49 (8.48%) Time Management
13 47 (8.13%) MODAF
13 47 (8.13%) SysML
14 45 (7.79%) Computer Science
14 45 (7.79%) OO
15 44 (7.61%) Machine Learning
16 43 (7.44%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
17 42 (7.27%) Configuration Management
18 39 (6.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (24.91%) C++
2 132 (22.84%) C
3 83 (14.36%) C#
4 78 (13.49%) Python
5 73 (12.63%) Java
6 59 (10.21%) SQL
7 39 (6.75%) JavaScript
7 39 (6.75%) PowerShell
8 33 (5.71%) Ada
9 26 (4.50%) MATLAB
10 22 (3.81%) PL/SQL
11 18 (3.11%) Assembly Language
12 16 (2.77%) PHP
13 14 (2.42%) VBScript
14 13 (2.25%) VB
15 11 (1.90%) R
16 10 (1.73%) Fortran
16 10 (1.73%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.21%) T-SQL
18 6 (1.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 282 (48.79%) Security Cleared
2 222 (38.41%) Degree
3 152 (26.30%) SC Cleared
4 73 (12.63%) DV Cleared
5 27 (4.67%) PhD
6 24 (4.15%) Numerate Degree
7 19 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
8 16 (2.77%) Chartered Engineer
9 13 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (2.25%) Master's Degree
10 12 (2.08%) CCNA
11 11 (1.90%) CISSP
11 11 (1.90%) JNCIA
12 10 (1.73%) CISM
13 8 (1.38%) CESG Certified Professional
13 8 (1.38%) HND
14 7 (1.21%) CCNP
15 6 (1.04%) CCDP
15 6 (1.04%) JNCIS
15 6 (1.04%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.36%) QA
2 24 (4.15%) Def Stans
3 19 (3.29%) JSP 440
4 11 (1.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 11 (1.90%) NCSC
5 8 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (1.04%) GDPR
7 5 (0.87%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.69%) ARP4754
8 4 (0.69%) ARP4761
8 4 (0.69%) DO-178B
8 4 (0.69%) DO-254
9 3 (0.52%) IEC 61508
9 3 (0.52%) SLA
10 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.17%) PMO
10 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 23 (3.98%) VMware NSX
4 18 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 9 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (1.04%) Docker
7 5 (0.87%) vSphere
8 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.17%) Firmware
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (3.11%) vCenter Server
2 17 (2.94%) Ansible
3 6 (1.04%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (0.52%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.52%) Puppet
4 3 (0.52%) SCOM
4 3 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.52%) vRealize
5 2 (0.35%) Nessus
5 2 (0.35%) SCCM
6 1 (0.17%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.17%) Endace
6 1 (0.17%) Nagios
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) Opsview
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.17%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.17%) Terraform
6 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (10.21%) VMware
2 39 (6.75%) Microsoft
3 30 (5.19%) Atlassian
4 27 (4.67%) Cisco
5 24 (4.15%) Oracle
6 23 (3.98%) Juniper
7 18 (3.11%) Apple
7 18 (3.11%) Google
8 17 (2.94%) EMC
8 17 (2.94%) MathWorks
8 17 (2.94%) Veeam
9 13 (2.25%) McAfee
10 9 (1.56%) PlateSpin
10 9 (1.56%) SAP
11 6 (1.04%) Brocade
11 6 (1.04%) PTC
12 5 (0.87%) Green Hills
12 5 (0.87%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.69%) NEC
13 4 (0.69%) Splunk