Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Military
UK
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 627 945 791
Rank change year-on-year +318 -154 +163
Permanent jobs citing Military 528 241 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.95% 0.34% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 294 137 294
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -

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 55,348 71,882 70,479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.14% 41.34% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 41,603 55,781 56,125
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,751 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £84,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% -1.16%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +307 466 £50,000 +11.11% 80
UK excluding London +266 464 £50,000 +25.00% 76
South East +158 211 £45,000 -5.26% 33
South West +120 160 £52,500 +31.25% 18
London +76 35 £52,500 -12.50% 10
East of England +106 28 £42,500 - 9
Midlands +50 21 £46,500 -2.11% 6
Scotland +23 20 £58,000 +81.25%
West Midlands +37 15 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Wales +25 15 £50,000 +19.83% 6
North of England +19 10 £37,500 +11.94% 4
East Midlands +43 6 £38,750 -35.42% 3
Yorkshire +18 5 £23,000 -51.58% 1
North West +14 5 £45,000 +34.33% 2

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 337 (63.83%) Security Cleared
2 282 (53.41%) SC Cleared
3 183 (34.66%) Software Engineering
4 176 (33.33%) C
5 174 (32.95%) Degree
6 168 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 153 (28.98%) C++
8 143 (27.08%) Java
9 107 (20.27%) JIRA
10 106 (20.08%) Aerospace
11 90 (17.05%) Python
12 80 (15.15%) Mathematics
13 70 (13.26%) Windows
14 67 (12.69%) OO
14 67 (12.69%) Legal
14 67 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
14 67 (12.69%) Systems Engineering
15 66 (12.50%) UML
15 66 (12.50%) Configuration Management
16 65 (12.31%) Git (software)
16 65 (12.31%) Qt
17 64 (12.12%) C#
18 59 (11.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 59 (11.17%) Velocity
19 58 (10.98%) JavaScript
19 58 (10.98%) Microsoft
20 57 (10.80%) Computer Science
21 54 (10.23%) Linux
22 53 (10.04%) Artificial Intelligence
22 53 (10.04%) Machine Learning

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 19 (3.60%) Apache
2 7 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.14%) IIS
3 6 (1.14%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (0.95%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.76%) Confluence
6 3 (0.57%) Moodle
7 2 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (3.79%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.27%) Simulink
3 11 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.57%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.57%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (0.57%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.57%) InDesign
6 3 (0.57%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.14%) WhatsApp
4 4 (0.76%) Azure Stack
5 2 (0.38%) IaaS
5 2 (0.38%) Office 365
5 2 (0.38%) PaaS
5 2 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.68%) Firewall
2 21 (3.98%) Link 16
2 21 (3.98%) Link 22
2 21 (3.98%) Tactical Data Link
3 14 (2.65%) Internet
3 14 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.08%) DNS
5 10 (1.89%) DHCP
5 10 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (1.89%) WAN
6 8 (1.52%) SAN
6 8 (1.52%) VLAN
7 7 (1.33%) LAN
7 7 (1.33%) NAS
8 6 (1.14%) Network Security
8 6 (1.14%) SMS
8 6 (1.14%) Sourcefire
9 5 (0.95%) ATM
9 5 (0.95%) VPN
9 5 (0.95%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (8.90%) Hadoop
2 41 (7.77%) GIS
3 13 (2.46%) Big Data
4 12 (2.27%) SQL Server
5 8 (1.52%) Spatial Data
6 7 (1.33%) DTS
7 5 (0.95%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (0.76%) MySQL
8 4 (0.76%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 107 (20.27%) JIRA
2 65 (12.31%) Git (software)
3 45 (8.52%) Jenkins
3 45 (8.52%) Maven
4 38 (7.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 38 (7.20%) JIRA Agile
5 32 (6.06%) Rational DOORS
6 31 (5.87%) Eclipse
7 25 (4.73%) Visual Studio
8 21 (3.98%) Bitbucket
9 7 (1.33%) Ant
10 6 (1.14%) Subversion
11 5 (0.95%) Rational Rhapsody
12 3 (0.57%) LabVIEW
13 2 (0.38%) Selenium
General
1 106 (20.08%) Aerospace
2 67 (12.69%) Legal
3 45 (8.52%) Electronics
4 44 (8.33%) Finance
5 42 (7.95%) Manufacturing
6 26 (4.92%) Marketing
7 22 (4.17%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.46%) Avionics
9 9 (1.70%) Multimedia
10 8 (1.52%) Law
11 5 (0.95%) Games
12 4 (0.76%) Automotive
12 4 (0.76%) Retail
13 3 (0.57%) Local Government
14 2 (0.38%) Banking
14 2 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 145 (27.46%) Software Engineer
2 64 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
3 46 (8.71%) Developer
4 45 (8.52%) Architect
5 40 (7.58%) Analyst
6 31 (5.87%) Java Engineer
6 31 (5.87%) Java Software Engineer
7 26 (4.92%) C++ Software Engineer
7 26 (4.92%) Consultant
7 26 (4.92%) Integration Engineer
8 25 (4.73%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 22 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
10 21 (3.98%) Junior
11 19 (3.60%) Communications Consultant
12 18 (3.41%) Senior Manager
12 18 (3.41%) Senior Technical Engineer
12 18 (3.41%) Senior Technical Manager
12 18 (3.41%) Technical Leader
12 18 (3.41%) Technical Manager
13 17 (3.22%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (12.31%) Qt
2 59 (11.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 59 (11.17%) Velocity
3 43 (8.14%) Java EE 5
3 43 (8.14%) JSF
3 43 (8.14%) Kafka
4 30 (5.68%) Hibernate
4 30 (5.68%) Spring
5 27 (5.11%) Drools
5 27 (5.11%) HTML
6 25 (4.73%) HTML5
7 23 (4.36%) AngularJS
8 22 (4.17%) jQuery
8 22 (4.17%) OpenGL
8 22 (4.17%) OpenSceneGraph
8 22 (4.17%) React
9 21 (3.98%) Vue.js
10 15 (2.84%) .NET
11 12 (2.27%) CGI
12 8 (1.52%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 22 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
5 19 (3.60%) Cyber Defence
6 18 (3.41%) Robotics
7 13 (2.46%) Data Centre
8 11 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
8 11 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (2.08%) Smartphone
9 8 (1.52%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 7 (1.33%) Fibre Optics
11 6 (1.14%) VHDL
12 5 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
12 5 (0.95%) Cyberattack
13 4 (0.76%) ASIC
13 4 (0.76%) CPLD
13 4 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (0.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 70 (13.26%) Windows
2 54 (10.23%) Linux
3 26 (4.92%) Windows Server
4 23 (4.36%) Unix
5 16 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (1.89%) Android
7 9 (1.70%) CentOS
8 7 (1.33%) Solaris
8 7 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.95%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.57%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.19%) AIX
12 1 (0.19%) HPUX
12 1 (0.19%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (34.66%) Software Engineering
2 168 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (15.15%) Mathematics
4 67 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
4 67 (12.69%) OO
4 67 (12.69%) Systems Engineering
5 66 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 66 (12.50%) UML
6 57 (10.80%) Computer Science
7 53 (10.04%) Artificial Intelligence
7 53 (10.04%) Machine Learning
7 53 (10.04%) SDLC
8 50 (9.47%) Cybersecurity
9 46 (8.71%) Physics
10 44 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
11 42 (7.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 41 (7.77%) Information Security
13 40 (7.58%) System Testing
14 38 (7.20%) Technical Leadership
14 38 (7.20%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 176 (33.33%) C
2 153 (28.98%) C++
3 143 (27.08%) Java
4 90 (17.05%) Python
5 64 (12.12%) C#
6 58 (10.98%) JavaScript
7 38 (7.20%) Java 8
8 30 (5.68%) SQL
9 25 (4.73%) Go
10 24 (4.55%) Objective-C
11 21 (3.98%) Lua
11 21 (3.98%) MATLAB
12 13 (2.46%) Fortran
13 10 (1.89%) VB
14 7 (1.33%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.33%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.33%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.14%) Perl
16 5 (0.95%) Ada
16 5 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 337 (63.83%) Security Cleared
2 282 (53.41%) SC Cleared
3 174 (32.95%) Degree
4 52 (9.85%) DV Cleared
5 50 (9.47%) Computer Science Degree
6 45 (8.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 28 (5.30%) Numerate Degree
8 20 (3.79%) Chartered Engineer
9 18 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (3.41%) PhD
10 9 (1.70%) HND
10 9 (1.70%) MCSE
11 7 (1.33%) VCP6
11 7 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.14%) APMP
12 6 (1.14%) CCNA
12 6 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (1.14%) HNC
12 6 (1.14%) PMP
13 5 (0.95%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.25%) JSP 440
2 25 (4.73%) Def Stans
3 24 (4.55%) QA
4 8 (1.52%) COSHH
4 8 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 8 (1.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 8 (1.52%) ISO 22301
4 8 (1.52%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 8 (1.52%) RMADS
5 5 (0.95%) DO-178B
5 5 (0.95%) DO-254
5 5 (0.95%) IEC 61508
5 5 (0.95%) SLA
6 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 4 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.57%) GDPR
8 1 (0.19%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 33 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 23 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (1.52%) Docker
5 7 (1.33%) VMware NSX
6 6 (1.14%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.95%) Snort
7 5 (0.95%) XenApp
7 5 (0.95%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.76%) Firmware
8 4 (0.76%) NFS
8 4 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (1.89%) Puppet
2 8 (1.52%) Ansible
2 8 (1.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (1.52%) PTC Integrity
2 8 (1.52%) SCCM
3 6 (1.14%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 6 (1.14%) Nessus
3 6 (1.14%) SCOrch
4 5 (0.95%) Data Guard
4 5 (0.95%) vRealize
5 4 (0.76%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 4 (0.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (0.76%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.76%) RSA Archer
5 4 (0.76%) SCOM
5 4 (0.76%) vCenter Server
5 4 (0.76%) WSUS
5 4 (0.76%) yum
6 3 (0.57%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 58 (10.98%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.39%) Oracle
3 34 (6.44%) VMware
4 33 (6.25%) Cisco
5 29 (5.49%) Atlassian
6 16 (3.03%) EMC
7 15 (2.84%) SAP
8 14 (2.65%) Red Hat
9 12 (2.27%) Citrix
10 11 (2.08%) Peregrine
11 10 (1.89%) ArcSight
12 8 (1.52%) ESRI
12 8 (1.52%) Luciad
12 8 (1.52%) PTC
13 7 (1.33%) Cadence
14 6 (1.14%) McAfee
14 6 (1.14%) NetScout
14 6 (1.14%) NetWitness
14 6 (1.14%) Palo Alto
15 5 (0.95%) Juniper