Period
to 30 October 2020

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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Military
UK
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 560 596 853
Rank change year-on-year +36 +257 +76
Permanent jobs citing Military 131 542 332
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.40% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.70% 1.00% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 96 300 212
Median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,416 £29,775
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -2.30%

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 18,724 53,962 70,363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.46% 39.37% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14,915 40,720 53,840
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,711 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.55% +5.56% +2.27%

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 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Military in the UK

Military
Top 13 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 30 October 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
England +68 130 £52,500 +10.53% 78
UK excluding London +35 119 £52,500 +5.00% 82
South East +126 54 £55,000 -11.29% 25
South West +11 44 £48,750 +2.63% 27
Work from Home +21 16 £55,000 -26.67% 6
North of England +122 10 £47,500 +26.15% 4
London +252 9 £57,500 +43.75% 5
Midlands +90 7 £40,000 +5.48% 4
West Midlands +83 6 £40,000 +11.59% 3
Yorkshire +125 5 - -
North West +83 5 £47,500 +26.15% 3
East of England +107 4 £70,000 +47.37% 13
East Midlands +84 1 £61,000 +52.50% 1

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, 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 74 (56.49%) Security Cleared
2 47 (35.88%) SC Cleared
3 41 (31.30%) DV Cleared
4 34 (25.95%) Windows
5 27 (20.61%) VMware
6 25 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (19.08%) Windows Server
7 24 (18.32%) Software Engineering
8 22 (16.79%) C++
9 21 (16.03%) C
9 21 (16.03%) Microsoft
9 21 (16.03%) Active Directory
10 20 (15.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (14.50%) Linux
12 17 (12.98%) Degree
13 16 (12.21%) Incident Management
13 16 (12.21%) SQL
13 16 (12.21%) Cisco
13 16 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (11.45%) WAN
15 13 (9.92%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (9.92%) Aerospace
16 12 (9.16%) CCNA
16 12 (9.16%) SCCM
16 12 (9.16%) Hyper-V
17 11 (8.40%) Software-Defined Radio
17 11 (8.40%) Juniper
17 11 (8.40%) DNS
17 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
17 11 (8.40%) Biometrics

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 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (3.82%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.82%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (3.82%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.53%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.76%) Confluence
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.53%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) AWS
1 7 (5.34%) Azure
2 2 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (1.53%) GCP
3 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.76%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.45%) WAN
2 11 (8.40%) DNS
2 11 (8.40%) Software-Defined Radio
3 10 (7.63%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.87%) Firewall
4 9 (6.87%) SAN
5 7 (5.34%) BGP
5 7 (5.34%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (4.58%) Ethernet
6 6 (4.58%) VLAN
7 5 (3.82%) Broadband
7 5 (3.82%) NAS
7 5 (3.82%) OSPF
7 5 (3.82%) Skype
8 4 (3.05%) DAB
8 4 (3.05%) DHCP
8 4 (3.05%) DWDM
8 4 (3.05%) LAN
8 4 (3.05%) VPN
8 4 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.05%) GIS
3 4 (3.05%) QGIS
4 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.53%) MySQL
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.76%) Big Data
6 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.05%) JIRA
2 3 (2.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.53%) Burp Suite
3 2 (1.53%) Metasploit
3 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.76%) GitLab
4 1 (0.76%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 13 (9.92%) Aerospace
2 6 (4.58%) Law
3 5 (3.82%) Automotive
4 4 (3.05%) Police
5 3 (2.29%) Finance
6 2 (1.53%) Legal
6 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) French Language
7 1 (0.76%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (14.50%) Software Engineer
2 16 (12.21%) Architect
3 12 (9.16%) Windows Engineer
4 11 (8.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (7.63%) Analyst
5 10 (7.63%) Server Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) Applications Support
6 8 (6.11%) Network Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) Integration Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Consultant
9 5 (3.82%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.82%) Software Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Software Support Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.05%) PostGIS
2 3 (2.29%) CSS
2 3 (2.29%) X-Windows
3 2 (1.53%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.53%) HTML
3 2 (1.53%) ModSecurity
3 2 (1.53%) RESTful
3 2 (1.53%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) .NET Core
4 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.76%) Apache NiFi
4 1 (0.76%) CSS3
4 1 (0.76%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.76%) HTML5
4 1 (0.76%) Node.js
4 1 (0.76%) Qt
4 1 (0.76%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.76%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.76%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.76%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.63%) Verilog
1 10 (7.63%) VHDL
2 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.58%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.05%) Clustering
4 4 (3.05%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.05%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (3.05%) PKI
5 3 (2.29%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.53%) GPGPU
6 2 (1.53%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.76%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.76%) User Experience
7 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.95%) Windows
2 25 (19.08%) Windows Server
3 20 (15.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (14.50%) Linux
5 9 (6.87%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (1.53%) Kali Linux
7 2 (1.53%) Unix
8 1 (0.76%) CentOS
8 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.76%) Solaris
8 1 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.32%) Software Engineering
2 16 (12.21%) Incident Management
2 16 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (8.40%) Biometrics
4 10 (7.63%) Digital Signal Processing
4 10 (7.63%) Project Management
4 10 (7.63%) Signal Processing
4 10 (7.63%) Threat Detection
5 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.11%) Mathematics
5 8 (6.11%) Project Delivery
5 8 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (5.34%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (5.34%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (5.34%) Network Management
6 7 (5.34%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (4.58%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (3.82%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (3.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.79%) C++
2 21 (16.03%) C
3 16 (12.21%) SQL
4 10 (7.63%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.58%) Python
6 4 (3.05%) C#
7 3 (2.29%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.29%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.53%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.53%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.53%) Java
8 2 (1.53%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.53%) VB
9 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 74 (56.49%) Security Cleared
2 47 (35.88%) SC Cleared
3 41 (31.30%) DV Cleared
4 17 (12.98%) Degree
5 13 (9.92%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (9.16%) CCNA
7 10 (7.63%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (5.34%) CCNP
9 6 (4.58%) CISSP
9 6 (4.58%) JNCIA
10 5 (3.82%) JNCIS
11 4 (3.05%) CCDP
11 4 (3.05%) CEH
11 4 (3.05%) CESG Certified Professional
12 3 (2.29%) PhD
13 2 (1.53%) CISM
13 2 (1.53%) CISMP
13 2 (1.53%) MCSA
13 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.53%) ISO 9000
2 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.53%) NCSC
2 2 (1.53%) NIST
3 1 (0.76%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.76%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (16.03%) Active Directory
3 12 (9.16%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.58%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.05%) VMware NSX
5 4 (3.05%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.53%) Docker
6 2 (1.53%) Firmware
6 2 (1.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (9.16%) SCCM
2 10 (7.63%) WSUS
3 7 (5.34%) SCOM
4 4 (3.05%) Ansible
5 3 (2.29%) SCSM
6 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.53%) Rsyslog
6 2 (1.53%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.76%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.76%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 27 (20.61%) VMware
2 21 (16.03%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.21%) Cisco
4 11 (8.40%) Juniper
5 7 (5.34%) Oracle
6 4 (3.05%) Brocade
6 4 (3.05%) ESRI
6 4 (3.05%) NEC
6 4 (3.05%) Veeam
7 3 (2.29%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.29%) Splunk
7 3 (2.29%) YouTube
8 2 (1.53%) BMC
8 2 (1.53%) EMC
8 2 (1.53%) F5
8 2 (1.53%) Google
8 2 (1.53%) NetApp
8 2 (1.53%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.76%) NetIQ
9 1 (0.76%) Xilinx