Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Military
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 694 563 626
Rank change year-on-year -131 +63 +231
Permanent jobs citing Military 344 131 530
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the General category 0.47% 0.54% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 168 83 293
10th Percentile £34,532 £32,440 £33,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £38,750 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £79,063 £62,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £71,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%

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 73,061 24,377 75,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 58.66% 50.89% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 44,634 19,641 58,019
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,617 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,029 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.49% +4.82% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -134 319 £60,000 +20.00% 205
UK excluding London -113 264 £52,500 +5.00% 214
South East -134 80 £65,000 +26.83% 49
South West -47 78 £57,500 +15.00% 60
London -189 70 £107,500 +79.17% 13
Work from Home -229 67 £65,000 +20.93% 15
East of England -77 37 £42,500 -39.29% 34
North of England -115 33 £38,701 -23.36% 30
Wales - 18 £48,900 - 12
Midlands -103 17 £52,295 +41.19% 19
North West -88 12 £25,000 -50.50% 20
Yorkshire -94 11 £110,000 - 9
West Midlands -103 10 £52,295 +41.19% 6
North East - 10 - - 1
East Midlands -72 7 £50,000 -18.03% 13
Scotland - 2 £50,000 - 9

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 147 (42.73%) Security Cleared
2 101 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (27.91%) Social Skills
4 90 (26.16%) Degree
5 78 (22.67%) SC Cleared
6 69 (20.06%) Systems Engineering
7 68 (19.77%) Software Engineering
8 54 (15.70%) C
9 47 (13.66%) Python
10 45 (13.08%) C++
11 44 (12.79%) Java
11 44 (12.79%) Aerospace
12 43 (12.50%) DV Cleared
13 42 (12.21%) Rational DOORS
13 42 (12.21%) Mentoring
14 41 (11.92%) Validation
15 40 (11.63%) JavaScript
15 40 (11.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 39 (11.34%) Project Management
17 38 (11.05%) C#
18 37 (10.76%) Rational Rhapsody
18 37 (10.76%) Cybersecurity
19 35 (10.17%) Google
20 34 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
21 30 (8.72%) SysML
22 28 (8.14%) IBM
23 27 (7.85%) Windows
23 27 (7.85%) MATLAB
23 27 (7.85%) Software Testing
23 27 (7.85%) Law

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 9 (2.62%) JBoss
2 8 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 8 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.74%) IIS
4 5 (1.45%) CMS
4 5 (1.45%) Confluence
4 5 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (1.45%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.29%) WildFly
Applications
1 18 (5.23%) Simulink
2 15 (4.36%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.45%) Windchill
4 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.85%) AWS
2 14 (4.07%) Azure
3 8 (2.33%) Google Analytics
4 7 (2.03%) GCP
5 4 (1.16%) SaaS
6 3 (0.87%) IaaS
6 3 (0.87%) PaaS
6 3 (0.87%) Slack
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (0.29%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.29%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.40%) Broadband
1 22 (6.40%) Internet
2 13 (3.78%) DNS
3 12 (3.49%) Firewall
3 12 (3.49%) Tactical Data Link
3 12 (3.49%) WAN
4 9 (2.62%) Link 16
5 8 (2.33%) DHCP
6 6 (1.74%) LAN
6 6 (1.74%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.45%) BGP
7 5 (1.45%) Network Security
7 5 (1.45%) OSPF
7 5 (1.45%) SD-WAN
7 5 (1.45%) VPN
8 4 (1.16%) DAB
8 4 (1.16%) Wireless
9 3 (0.87%) SAN
9 3 (0.87%) VLAN
9 3 (0.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.62%) MySQL
2 9 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (1.45%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.16%) GIS
4 4 (1.16%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.58%) Big Data
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.29%) Data Vault
6 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.29%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 42 (12.21%) Rational DOORS
2 37 (10.76%) Rational Rhapsody
3 17 (4.94%) Git (software)
4 13 (3.78%) JIRA
5 9 (2.62%) Mercurial
5 9 (2.62%) Subversion
6 8 (2.33%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.74%) Selenium
7 6 (1.74%) SoapUI
7 6 (1.74%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.45%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.16%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.16%) JMeter
9 4 (1.16%) LoadRunner
9 4 (1.16%) NetBeans
9 4 (1.16%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.87%) JUnit
11 2 (0.58%) Maven
11 2 (0.58%) Postman
11 2 (0.58%) Robot Framework
General
1 96 (27.91%) Social Skills
2 44 (12.79%) Aerospace
3 40 (11.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 27 (7.85%) Avionics
4 27 (7.85%) Law
5 25 (7.27%) Finance
6 18 (5.23%) Influencing Skills
7 16 (4.65%) Presentation Skills
8 15 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (4.07%) Games
10 13 (3.78%) Police
11 11 (3.20%) Public Sector
12 9 (2.62%) Back Office
13 8 (2.33%) Telecoms
14 5 (1.45%) Manufacturing
14 5 (1.45%) Marketing
14 5 (1.45%) Retail
15 4 (1.16%) Electronics
15 4 (1.16%) Organisational Skills
16 3 (0.87%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (19.19%) Systems Engineer
2 46 (13.37%) Architect
3 32 (9.30%) Software Engineer
4 26 (7.56%) Developer
5 21 (6.10%) Security Engineer
5 21 (6.10%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 19 (5.52%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 16 (4.65%) Network Engineer
7 16 (4.65%) Project Manager
8 15 (4.36%) Graduate
9 14 (4.07%) Principal Engineer
10 13 (3.78%) Python Engineer
10 13 (3.78%) Python Software Engineer
10 13 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (3.49%) Data Engineer
11 12 (3.49%) Principal Security Engineer
11 12 (3.49%) Principal Software Engineer
11 12 (3.49%) Technical Trainer
11 12 (3.49%) Trainer
12 11 (3.20%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.52%) CSS
2 16 (4.65%) .NET
2 16 (4.65%) React
3 13 (3.78%) HTML
3 13 (3.78%) XML
4 12 (3.49%) JSON
4 12 (3.49%) REST
5 11 (3.20%) Apache Flex
6 10 (2.91%) Redux
7 9 (2.62%) Spring
8 8 (2.33%) Hibernate
8 8 (2.33%) Servlets
9 6 (1.74%) MobX
9 6 (1.74%) Node.js
10 5 (1.45%) .NET Core
11 4 (1.16%) CSS3
11 4 (1.16%) deck.gl
11 4 (1.16%) HTML5
11 4 (1.16%) Swagger
12 3 (0.87%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 21 (6.10%) Cyberattack
3 15 (4.36%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (3.49%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.62%) Social Media
5 9 (2.62%) Video\Live Streaming
6 8 (2.33%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.33%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.74%) User Experience
8 5 (1.45%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.16%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (1.16%) PKI
9 4 (1.16%) PMI
10 3 (0.87%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.87%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.85%) Windows
2 14 (4.07%) Linux
3 11 (3.20%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.87%) Android
4 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (20.06%) Systems Engineering
3 68 (19.77%) Software Engineering
4 42 (12.21%) Mentoring
5 41 (11.92%) Validation
6 39 (11.34%) Project Management
7 37 (10.76%) Cybersecurity
8 34 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (8.72%) SysML
10 27 (7.85%) Software Testing
11 26 (7.56%) Requirements Analysis
11 26 (7.56%) Requirements Management
12 24 (6.98%) Artificial Intelligence
12 24 (6.98%) Integration Testing
12 24 (6.98%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 22 (6.40%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
14 21 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (5.81%) UML
16 19 (5.52%) Computer Science
16 19 (5.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 54 (15.70%) C
2 47 (13.66%) Python
3 45 (13.08%) C++
4 44 (12.79%) Java
5 40 (11.63%) JavaScript
6 38 (11.05%) C#
7 27 (7.85%) MATLAB
8 25 (7.27%) Go
9 20 (5.81%) SQL
10 12 (3.49%) TypeScript
11 9 (2.62%) Ada
12 8 (2.33%) PHP
13 4 (1.16%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.87%) Ada 95
14 3 (0.87%) Kotlin
15 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.58%) Java 8
16 1 (0.29%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.29%) Haskell
16 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 147 (42.73%) Security Cleared
2 90 (26.16%) Degree
3 78 (22.67%) SC Cleared
4 43 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 20 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (4.07%) BPSS Clearance
7 13 (3.78%) CCNA
7 13 (3.78%) CISSP
8 12 (3.49%) CCNP
9 8 (2.33%) HNC
10 7 (2.03%) CEH
11 5 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (1.45%) HND
11 5 (1.45%) ISTQB
12 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (1.16%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.87%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.87%) MCSA
13 3 (0.87%) PhD
13 3 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.69%) Def Stans
2 12 (3.49%) NCSC
3 10 (2.91%) JSP 440
4 8 (2.33%) RMADS
5 6 (1.74%) IEC 61508
5 6 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 4 (1.16%) DO-254
6 4 (1.16%) GDPR
6 4 (1.16%) PMO
7 3 (0.87%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.87%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.87%) NIST
7 3 (0.87%) QA
8 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.58%) SLA
9 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.29%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.29%) SOC 2
System Software
1 16 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.16%) Firmware
3 4 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.16%) VMware NSX
3 4 (1.16%) vSphere
4 3 (0.87%) Docker
5 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.29%) NFS
6 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (6.10%) PTC Integrity
2 9 (2.62%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.62%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.03%) Nessus
4 5 (1.45%) Ansible
4 5 (1.45%) SCCM
4 5 (1.45%) SCOM
5 4 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (1.16%) HP ALM
5 4 (1.16%) MOM
5 4 (1.16%) Terraform
6 1 (0.29%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.29%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.29%) NetApp OnCommand
6 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.29%) Puppet
6 1 (0.29%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 35 (10.17%) Google
2 28 (8.14%) IBM
3 25 (7.27%) Cisco
4 21 (6.10%) PTC
5 19 (5.52%) VMware
6 18 (5.23%) Microsoft
7 13 (3.78%) EMC
8 11 (3.20%) Oracle
9 10 (2.91%) Intel
10 9 (2.62%) Fujitsu
10 9 (2.62%) HP
11 6 (1.74%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.45%) Juniper
12 5 (1.45%) MathWorks
12 5 (1.45%) Sitecore
13 4 (1.16%) Brocade
13 4 (1.16%) NEC
13 4 (1.16%) Sparx
14 3 (0.87%) Agilent
15 2 (0.58%) Splunk