Period
to 16 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for BitLocker skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BitLocker over the 6 months to 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft BitLocker
UK > England
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 907 974 1055
Rank change year-on-year +67 +81 +107
Permanent jobs citing BitLocker 76 125 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.067% 0.089% 0.073%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 0.57% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 58 85 91
England median annual salary £40,000 £58,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.62% +23.16% -3.06%
10th Percentile £26,100 £26,150 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £43,500 £58,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -25.64% +23.16% -4.04%

BitLocker is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 19,372 22,110 22,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.12% 15.80% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15,885 18,115 18,317
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,840 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

BitLocker
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BitLocker as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BitLocker in England

BitLocker
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BitLocker in England.

Salary trend for BitLocker in England

BitLocker
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BitLocker in England over the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

Salary histogram for BitLocker in England

BitLocker
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BitLocker within the England region over the 6 months to 16 February 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
London +38 23 £49,000 -24.62% 5
Midlands +42 18 £36,500 -39.17% 5
South East +77 14 £56,250 +15.38% 5
West Midlands +39 14 £34,500 -42.50% 4
North of England +57 13 £31,500 +14.55% 2
North West +48 8 £31,500 -47.50%
South West +33 7 £26,500 -55.83%
Yorkshire +38 5 £40,000 +60.00% 2
East Midlands +31 4 £52,500 - 1
BitLocker
UK

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, IT jobs citing BitLocker 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 across the England region with a requirement for BitLocker.

1 69 (90.79%) Windows
2 60 (78.95%) Office 365
3 54 (71.05%) Microsoft
4 51 (67.11%) Windows 10
5 39 (51.32%) PowerShell
6 36 (47.37%) Active Directory
7 30 (39.47%) Azure
8 25 (32.89%) ITIL
9 23 (30.26%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (28.95%) Citrix
11 21 (27.63%) Windows Server
12 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Intune
12 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (26.32%) VMware
13 19 (25.00%) VPN
13 19 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (25.00%) SCCM
14 18 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (21.05%) Information Security
16 15 (19.74%) Management Information System
17 14 (18.42%) Firewall
17 14 (18.42%) Sophos
17 14 (18.42%) Windows 7
17 14 (18.42%) Technical Leadership
18 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Office
18 13 (17.11%) Service Management
18 13 (17.11%) Service Delivery
19 12 (15.79%) DHCP
19 12 (15.79%) XenApp
20 11 (14.47%) Remote Desktop

BitLocker
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 8 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 8 (10.53%) Skype for Business
2 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.26%) CINEMA 4D
2 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 60 (78.95%) Office 365
2 30 (39.47%) Azure
3 4 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (5.26%) Mimecast
4 2 (2.63%) PaaS
4 2 (2.63%) SaaS
5 1 (1.32%) Google Docs
5 1 (1.32%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.00%) VPN
2 14 (18.42%) Firewall
3 12 (15.79%) DHCP
4 11 (14.47%) Remote Desktop
5 10 (13.16%) DNS
6 8 (10.53%) Skype
6 8 (10.53%) VLAN
6 8 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (9.21%) LAN
7 7 (9.21%) WAN
8 5 (6.58%) iSCSI
8 5 (6.58%) SAN
8 5 (6.58%) Wireless
9 3 (3.95%) Broadband
9 3 (3.95%) NAS
10 2 (2.63%) Internet
10 2 (2.63%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.32%) MPLS
11 1 (1.32%) WAAS
11 1 (1.32%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.32%) MSI
General
1 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.26%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Automotive
3 3 (3.95%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Law
4 2 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (23.68%) Architect
2 15 (19.74%) Support Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) Desktop Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Office 365 Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Active Directory Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Technical Support
7 6 (7.89%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Desktop Support
8 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Break Fix Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.74%) Management Information System
3 9 (11.84%) Virtual Team
4 8 (10.53%) iPad
5 6 (7.89%) PKI
5 6 (7.89%) User Experience
5 6 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (6.58%) Smartphone
7 4 (5.26%) Blackberry
8 3 (3.95%) CCTV
8 3 (3.95%) CMDB
8 3 (3.95%) Driving Licence
8 3 (3.95%) iPhone
8 3 (3.95%) Replication
9 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
9 2 (2.63%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 69 (90.79%) Windows
2 51 (67.11%) Windows 10
3 21 (27.63%) Windows Server
4 14 (18.42%) Windows 7
5 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.58%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.26%) Mac OS
8 4 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.95%) Linux
10 2 (2.63%) Android
10 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.89%) ITIL
2 23 (30.26%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (21.05%) Information Security
4 14 (18.42%) Technical Leadership
5 13 (17.11%) Service Delivery
5 13 (17.11%) Service Management
6 11 (14.47%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (14.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (14.47%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (13.16%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (11.84%) Analytics
8 9 (11.84%) Decision-Making
8 9 (11.84%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (9.21%) Change Management
9 7 (9.21%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (9.21%) Line Management
9 7 (9.21%) Problem Management
9 7 (9.21%) Time Management
9 7 (9.21%) Web Filtering
10 6 (7.89%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 39 (51.32%) PowerShell
2 10 (13.16%) C
3 6 (7.89%) VBScript
4 5 (6.58%) SQL
5 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.84%) Degree
2 9 (11.84%) MCSA
3 6 (7.89%) MCITP
4 2 (2.63%) CCA
4 2 (2.63%) CCNA
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.63%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.63%) MCSE
4 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) QA
2 7 (9.21%) SLA
3 6 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.95%) BS25999
4 3 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (2.63%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (15.79%) XenApp
4 10 (13.16%) Hyper-V
4 10 (13.16%) XenDesktop
5 6 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (6.58%) NFS
6 5 (6.58%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.63%) VMware NSX
8 2 (2.63%) vSphere
9 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Intune
2 19 (25.00%) SCCM
3 9 (11.84%) WSUS
4 6 (7.89%) SCOrch
5 5 (6.58%) AirWatch
5 5 (6.58%) Backup Exec
6 4 (5.26%) Jamf Pro
6 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (5.26%) SCDPM
6 4 (5.26%) SCSM
6 4 (5.26%) SCVMM
7 3 (3.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (2.63%) Perfmon
8 2 (2.63%) vRealize
8 2 (2.63%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 1 (1.32%) AppManager
9 1 (1.32%) Nagios
9 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 54 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 22 (28.95%) Citrix
3 20 (26.32%) VMware
4 14 (18.42%) Sophos
5 7 (9.21%) Veeam
6 6 (7.89%) Cisco
6 6 (7.89%) McAfee
7 5 (6.58%) Adobe
7 5 (6.58%) Apple
7 5 (6.58%) Dell
7 5 (6.58%) NetApp
8 4 (5.26%) HP
8 4 (5.26%) MobileIron
8 4 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.26%) Zscaler
9 3 (3.95%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.95%) ConnectWise
9 3 (3.95%) Mitel
9 3 (3.95%) Symantec
9 3 (3.95%) Ubiquiti