Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Military
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 629 853 927
Rank change year-on-year +224 +74 +2
Permanent jobs citing Military 506 327 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.91% 0.46% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 293 199 205
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £29,950 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,850 £68,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £41,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +19.76% -7.22% -

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 55,434 71,348 79,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.59% 43.16% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41,552 54,559 58,266
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% -

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 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
UK excluding London +169 454 £50,000 +19.76% 299
England +205 453 £45,000 -3.23% 280
South West +66 176 £51,250 +7.89% 81
South East +85 125 £52,500 +16.67% 85
North of England +1 41 £32,660 -2.51% 41
East of England +95 38 £42,500 +4.94% 27
Midlands +69 36 £45,000 +9.09% 31
London +79 35 £40,000 -27.27% 15
North West +7 34 £32,660 -2.51% 21
Scotland +20 32 £58,000 +65.71% 16
West Midlands +59 30 £53,750 +30.30% 17
Yorkshire -4 7 £30,250 -36.32% 9
Wales - 6 £50,000 - 20
East Midlands - 6 £40,000 - 14

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 265 (52.37%) Security Cleared
2 195 (38.54%) Aerospace
3 176 (34.78%) Degree
4 175 (34.58%) SC Cleared
5 156 (30.83%) C++
6 155 (30.63%) Software Engineering
7 142 (28.06%) C
8 129 (25.49%) Management Information System
9 106 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
10 86 (17.00%) Java
11 81 (16.01%) Problem-Solving
12 80 (15.81%) Actionable Insight
13 79 (15.61%) Systems Engineering
14 72 (14.23%) C#
15 70 (13.83%) Windows
16 67 (13.24%) Python
17 64 (12.65%) Cybersecurity
18 59 (11.66%) Linux
19 58 (11.46%) Mathematics
20 57 (11.26%) DV Cleared
21 51 (10.08%) JIRA
22 50 (9.88%) VMware
23 49 (9.68%) SDLC
24 48 (9.49%) UML
25 47 (9.29%) Internet
25 47 (9.29%) Electronics
26 46 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
27 45 (8.89%) SQL
27 45 (8.89%) Mentoring
27 45 (8.89%) Analytical Skills

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 16 (3.16%) Confluence
2 13 (2.57%) Apache
3 12 (2.37%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.37%) Tornado
4 10 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.59%) IIS
5 3 (0.59%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.59%) SAS
6 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.20%) CMS
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.20%) Moodle
7 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (3.75%) Simulink
3 3 (0.59%) CATIA
3 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) FileZilla
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.20%) InDesign
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.20%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.20%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.20%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.59%) SAP CRM
1 3 (0.59%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
1 3 (0.59%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.20%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.58%) AWS
2 8 (1.58%) Azure
3 2 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.29%) Internet
2 22 (4.35%) DNS
3 18 (3.56%) Network Security
4 17 (3.36%) Firewall
5 15 (2.96%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.37%) 4G
7 10 (1.98%) WAN
8 8 (1.58%) DHCP
8 8 (1.58%) SNMP
8 8 (1.58%) VPN
9 7 (1.38%) SMS
10 6 (1.19%) SAN
10 6 (1.19%) VLAN
10 6 (1.19%) VoIP
11 5 (0.99%) RS-232
12 4 (0.79%) BGP
12 4 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.79%) DAB
12 4 (0.79%) LAN
12 4 (0.79%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.96%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.77%) GIS
3 10 (1.98%) MySQL
4 9 (1.78%) Big Data
4 9 (1.78%) Hadoop
4 9 (1.78%) Spatial Data
5 7 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.19%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.59%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 51 (10.08%) JIRA
2 39 (7.71%) Rational DOORS
3 37 (7.31%) Git (software)
4 26 (5.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (3.16%) Eclipse
6 14 (2.77%) Jenkins
7 13 (2.57%) JIRA Agile
7 13 (2.57%) Visual Studio
8 12 (2.37%) Subversion
9 11 (2.17%) Maven
10 9 (1.78%) NetBeans
11 6 (1.19%) LabVIEW
12 5 (0.99%) Bitbucket
12 5 (0.99%) Bugzilla
12 5 (0.99%) JDeveloper
12 5 (0.99%) Rational Statemate
13 4 (0.79%) Eclipse RCP
14 3 (0.59%) Android Studio
14 3 (0.59%) Rational Rhapsody
15 2 (0.40%) CppUnit
General
1 195 (38.54%) Aerospace
2 47 (9.29%) Electronics
3 38 (7.51%) Finance
4 35 (6.92%) Manufacturing
5 27 (5.34%) Avionics
6 25 (4.94%) Public Sector
7 17 (3.36%) Legal
7 17 (3.36%) Marketing
7 17 (3.36%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.96%) Automotive
9 8 (1.58%) Games
10 7 (1.38%) Police
11 6 (1.19%) Local Government
12 4 (0.79%) Retail
13 3 (0.59%) Advertising
14 2 (0.40%) Fire and Rescue
15 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 103 (20.36%) Software Engineer
2 76 (15.02%) Systems Engineer
3 41 (8.10%) Architect
4 39 (7.71%) Developer
5 36 (7.11%) Consultant
6 31 (6.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 23 (4.55%) Analyst
8 22 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
8 22 (4.35%) Technical Manager
9 21 (4.15%) C Software Engineer
9 21 (4.15%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 20 (3.95%) Communications Consultant
10 20 (3.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 19 (3.75%) Technical Leader
12 17 (3.36%) C++ Developer
13 15 (2.96%) Embedded C Engineer
13 15 (2.96%) Embedded C Software Engineer
13 15 (2.96%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
13 15 (2.96%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
13 15 (2.96%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.36%) .NET
2 15 (2.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 15 (2.96%) HTML
3 14 (2.77%) Qt
3 14 (2.77%) Velocity
4 13 (2.57%) Java EE
5 10 (1.98%) Spring
6 9 (1.78%) Hibernate
6 9 (1.78%) Java EE 5
6 9 (1.78%) JSF
6 9 (1.78%) Kafka
7 8 (1.58%) HTML5
8 7 (1.38%) Drools
8 7 (1.38%) OpenGL
8 7 (1.38%) OpenSceneGraph
8 7 (1.38%) Web Services
9 6 (1.19%) CSS
9 6 (1.19%) LAMP
9 6 (1.19%) Middleware
10 4 (0.79%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 129 (25.49%) Management Information System
2 45 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.53%) Robotics
4 16 (3.16%) Algorithms
5 11 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 11 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (1.78%) ASIC
6 9 (1.78%) Lidar
7 8 (1.58%) Cyber Defence
8 7 (1.38%) 3D Graphics
8 7 (1.38%) Cyberattack
8 7 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.19%) Acoustics
9 6 (1.19%) NHS
10 5 (0.99%) Enterprise Cloud
10 5 (0.99%) PMI
11 4 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
11 4 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.79%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 70 (13.83%) Windows
2 59 (11.66%) Linux
3 38 (7.51%) Windows Server
4 26 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (4.74%) Unix
6 19 (3.75%) Windows 10
7 14 (2.77%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.99%) Android
9 3 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.40%) AIX
10 2 (0.40%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.20%) HPUX
11 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (30.63%) Software Engineering
2 106 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (16.01%) Problem-Solving
4 80 (15.81%) Actionable Insight
5 79 (15.61%) Systems Engineering
6 64 (12.65%) Cybersecurity
7 58 (11.46%) Mathematics
8 49 (9.68%) SDLC
9 48 (9.49%) UML
10 45 (8.89%) Mentoring
11 44 (8.70%) Configuration Management
12 42 (8.30%) Machine Learning
12 42 (8.30%) OO
13 41 (8.10%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
14 39 (7.71%) Customer Requirements
15 38 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
16 37 (7.31%) SysML
17 36 (7.11%) MODAF
18 35 (6.92%) Innovative Thinking
19 33 (6.52%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 156 (30.83%) C++
2 142 (28.06%) C
3 86 (17.00%) Java
4 72 (14.23%) C#
5 67 (13.24%) Python
6 45 (8.89%) SQL
7 29 (5.73%) PowerShell
8 26 (5.14%) JavaScript
9 24 (4.74%) Ada
10 18 (3.56%) MATLAB
11 16 (3.16%) Assembly Language
12 15 (2.96%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.57%) Fortran
13 13 (2.57%) VB
14 11 (2.17%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.98%) Go
16 8 (1.58%) PHP
16 8 (1.58%) VBScript
17 7 (1.38%) Java 8
17 7 (1.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 265 (52.37%) Security Cleared
2 176 (34.78%) Degree
3 175 (34.58%) SC Cleared
4 57 (11.26%) DV Cleared
5 33 (6.52%) Numerate Degree
6 28 (5.53%) PhD
7 21 (4.15%) Chartered Engineer
8 12 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
10 10 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (1.78%) CCNA
12 7 (1.38%) DBS Check
12 7 (1.38%) HND
13 6 (1.19%) JNCIA
13 6 (1.19%) Master's Degree
14 5 (0.99%) CCNP
14 5 (0.99%) CTC Cleared
14 5 (0.99%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.99%) PMP
15 4 (0.79%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.50%) QA
2 22 (4.35%) Def Stans
3 8 (1.58%) COSHH
3 8 (1.58%) GDPR
4 7 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.38%) JSP 440
5 5 (0.99%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.79%) ARP4754
6 4 (0.79%) ARP4761
6 4 (0.79%) DO-178B
6 4 (0.79%) DO-254
6 4 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 15288
7 3 (0.59%) NCSC
7 3 (0.59%) SLA
8 2 (0.40%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.20%) MIL-STD-1553
9 1 (0.20%) PMO
9 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (5.34%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.98%) Virtual Servers
3 10 (1.98%) VMware NSX
4 8 (1.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.99%) Docker
6 5 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.40%) Firmware
7 2 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.58%) Ansible
2 5 (0.99%) vCenter Server
3 4 (0.79%) SCCM
3 4 (0.79%) SCOM
4 3 (0.59%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (0.59%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.59%) PTC Integrity
4 3 (0.59%) vRealize
5 2 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.20%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.20%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.20%) Endace
6 1 (0.20%) Nagios
6 1 (0.20%) Opsview
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.20%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.20%) Puppet
6 1 (0.20%) SELinux
6 1 (0.20%) Terraform
6 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (9.88%) VMware
2 40 (7.91%) Microsoft
3 21 (4.15%) Cisco
4 19 (3.75%) Oracle
5 18 (3.56%) Apple
5 18 (3.56%) Atlassian
5 18 (3.56%) Google
6 15 (2.96%) Juniper
7 14 (2.77%) MathWorks
7 14 (2.77%) SAP
8 13 (2.57%) EMC
9 9 (1.78%) ESRI
9 9 (1.78%) Luciad
9 9 (1.78%) PTC
10 8 (1.58%) PlateSpin
10 8 (1.58%) Veeam
11 5 (0.99%) Brocade
11 5 (0.99%) Citrix
12 4 (0.79%) NEC
13 3 (0.59%) Remedy