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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Police in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Police over the 6 months to 27 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Police
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 680 555 283
Rank change year-on-year -125 -272 +29
Permanent jobs citing Police 193 43 27
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.25% 0.12% 0.31%
As % of the General category 0.39% 0.23% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 82 18 24
10th Percentile £28,471 £25,000 £43,250
25th Percentile £32,284 £28,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,322 £46,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.89% -15.00% +26.44%
75th Percentile £47,000 £52,500 £60,313
90th Percentile £81,250 £58,189 £61,250
UK median annual salary £40,455 £41,359 £49,000
% change year-on-year -2.18% -15.59% +15.29%

Police 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 WFH option and a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 49,989 18,947 4,094
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 64.75% 51.93% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25,999 13,659 3,352
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.19% +2.73% -4.35%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Police
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Police as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Police trend for jobs with a WFH option

Police
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Police.

Police salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Police
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Police over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

Police salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, Police job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Police.

1 117 (60.62%) Finance
2 96 (49.74%) Social Skills
3 92 (47.67%) Security Cleared
4 82 (42.49%) Microsoft
5 80 (41.45%) Project Management
5 80 (41.45%) Agile
6 77 (39.90%) Cyberattack
7 73 (37.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 73 (37.82%) SC Cleared
8 64 (33.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 60 (31.09%) Problem-Solving
10 58 (30.05%) Cybercrime
11 56 (29.02%) Analytical Skills
12 54 (27.98%) Microsoft Office
12 54 (27.98%) PMO
13 51 (26.42%) Threat Intelligence
13 51 (26.42%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 51 (26.42%) Fire and Rescue
14 46 (23.83%) Decision-Making
15 45 (23.32%) Public Sector
15 45 (23.32%) Management Information System
15 45 (23.32%) DevOps
16 43 (22.28%) Business Case
17 41 (21.24%) Law
18 39 (20.21%) Project Delivery
19 38 (19.69%) Python
20 37 (19.17%) Organisational Skills
21 36 (18.65%) Collaborative Working
22 33 (17.10%) Service Delivery
22 33 (17.10%) Azure

Police
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 25 (12.95%) Confluence
2 7 (3.63%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.59%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.59%) CMS
4 3 (1.55%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.04%) IIS
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 54 (27.98%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (16.58%) Microsoft Project
3 29 (15.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 21 (10.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (3.63%) Maple
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 33 (17.10%) Azure
2 18 (9.33%) AWS
3 11 (5.70%) IaaS
4 10 (5.18%) Power Platform
5 8 (4.15%) Azure DevOps
5 8 (4.15%) Serverless
6 7 (3.63%) PaaS
7 6 (3.11%) Datadog
8 5 (2.59%) Azure Functions
8 5 (2.59%) Azure Service Bus
8 5 (2.59%) GCP
8 5 (2.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.88%) Firewall
2 15 (7.77%) BGP
2 15 (7.77%) Cisco IOS
2 15 (7.77%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (7.77%) DMVPN
2 15 (7.77%) OSPF
2 15 (7.77%) VXLAN
3 7 (3.63%) Network Security
3 7 (3.63%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.55%) WAN
5 2 (1.04%) NAS
6 1 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (5.70%) Big Data
2 11 (5.70%) Geospatial Data
2 11 (5.70%) GIS
3 10 (5.18%) Power BI
3 10 (5.18%) Tableau
4 8 (4.15%) Metadata
4 8 (4.15%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.63%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (3.63%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.59%) Amazon QuickSight
7 5 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (2.59%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.55%) Electronic Patient Records
8 3 (1.55%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.04%) Event Store
9 2 (1.04%) MySQL
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (15.54%) Sonatype Nexus
2 26 (13.47%) JIRA
3 21 (10.88%) Git (software)
4 20 (10.36%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.59%) Postman
6 1 (0.52%) Babel
6 1 (0.52%) Mocha
6 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.52%) webpack
General
1 117 (60.62%) Finance
2 96 (49.74%) Social Skills
3 73 (37.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 56 (29.02%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (26.42%) Fire and Rescue
6 45 (23.32%) Public Sector
7 41 (21.24%) Law
8 37 (19.17%) Organisational Skills
9 6 (3.11%) Legal
9 6 (3.11%) Military
10 5 (2.59%) Electronics
10 5 (2.59%) Influencing Skills
10 5 (2.59%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (16.58%) Project Officer
1 32 (16.58%) Project Support Officer
1 32 (16.58%) Support Officer
2 29 (15.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (11.40%) Graduate
3 22 (11.40%) Graduate Project Manager
3 22 (11.40%) Project Manager
4 17 (8.81%) Developer
5 16 (8.29%) Architect
6 15 (7.77%) Network Engineer
6 15 (7.77%) Technical Operations Engineer
7 12 (6.22%) Software Developer
8 10 (5.18%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (4.15%) Data Architect
10 6 (3.11%) Data Engineer
10 6 (3.11%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (2.59%) Chief Architect
11 5 (2.59%) Data Scientist
11 5 (2.59%) ICT Engineer
11 5 (2.59%) Training Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.44%) .NET
2 15 (7.77%) Spine.js
3 11 (5.70%) CSS
4 10 (5.18%) .NET Framework
4 10 (5.18%) Entity Framework
5 8 (4.15%) HTML
6 7 (3.63%) EJB
6 7 (3.63%) Java EE
6 7 (3.63%) JDBC
6 7 (3.63%) JSF
6 7 (3.63%) JSP
6 7 (3.63%) ODBC
6 7 (3.63%) SOAP
6 7 (3.63%) Spring
6 7 (3.63%) XML
7 5 (2.59%) Middleware
7 5 (2.59%) Pandas
7 5 (2.59%) PySpark
8 3 (1.55%) REST
8 3 (1.55%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (39.90%) Cyberattack
2 58 (30.05%) Cybercrime
3 45 (23.32%) Management Information System
4 29 (15.03%) Cyber Defence
5 15 (7.77%) Driving Licence
5 15 (7.77%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (5.18%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.59%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.59%) CMDB
7 5 (2.59%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.07%) NHS
8 4 (2.07%) User Experience
9 3 (1.55%) IoT
9 3 (1.55%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.47%) Linux
2 25 (12.95%) Windows
3 15 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.63%) Android
4 7 (3.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (41.45%) Agile
1 80 (41.45%) Project Management
2 64 (33.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (31.09%) Problem-Solving
4 51 (26.42%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 51 (26.42%) Threat Intelligence
5 46 (23.83%) Decision-Making
6 45 (23.32%) DevOps
7 43 (22.28%) Business Case
8 39 (20.21%) Project Delivery
9 36 (18.65%) Collaborative Working
10 33 (17.10%) Service Delivery
11 32 (16.58%) Agile Project Management
11 32 (16.58%) Business Continuity
11 32 (16.58%) Programme Management
11 32 (16.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 28 (14.51%) Test Automation
13 26 (13.47%) Analytics
13 26 (13.47%) Computer Science
13 26 (13.47%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 38 (19.69%) Python
2 28 (14.51%) C#
3 22 (11.40%) SQL
4 17 (8.81%) R
5 15 (7.77%) Bash
5 15 (7.77%) Groovy
6 14 (7.25%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.15%) C++
8 7 (3.63%) Java
8 7 (3.63%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.52%) ES6
10 1 (0.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 92 (47.67%) Security Cleared
2 73 (37.82%) SC Cleared
3 21 (10.88%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (9.33%) DBS Check
5 17 (8.81%) Degree
5 17 (8.81%) DV Cleared
6 15 (7.77%) CCNP
6 15 (7.77%) Chartered Engineer
6 15 (7.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (6.22%) CTC Cleared
8 11 (5.70%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (3.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 6 (3.11%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (3.11%) CISM
9 6 (3.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (27.98%) PMO
2 12 (6.22%) QA
3 10 (5.18%) Data Quality
4 6 (3.11%) NCSC
5 5 (2.59%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 17 (8.81%) Docker
2 15 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (13.47%) Terraform
2 22 (11.40%) Kubernetes
3 20 (10.36%) Ansible
4 15 (7.77%) vCenter Server
4 15 (7.77%) yum
5 5 (2.59%) Cilium
5 5 (2.59%) Consul
5 5 (2.59%) Istio
Vendors
1 82 (42.49%) Microsoft
2 30 (15.54%) Atlassian
3 15 (7.77%) Cisco
3 15 (7.77%) VMware
4 9 (4.66%) Oracle
5 5 (2.59%) CA
5 5 (2.59%) Google
5 5 (2.59%) PagerDuty
6 3 (1.55%) ESRI
7 2 (1.04%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.04%) Intel
7 2 (1.04%) Red Hat