Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft BitLocker
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 972 1024 1117
Rank change year-on-year +52 +93 +78
Permanent jobs citing BitLocker 77 119 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.061% 0.077% 0.033%
As % of the System Software category 0.35% 0.51% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 59 90 41
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +41.54%
10th Percentile £24,950 £24,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% -6.12%

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 21,965 23,236 21,608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.39% 15.13% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18,195 19,035 18,300
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 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
London +74 48 £47,500 -18.80% 7
North of England +28 10 £30,500 +22.00% 5
South East - 7 £22,995 - 4
Midlands +29 6 £34,500 -13.75% 2
North West +48 5 £42,500 +47.83% 5
Yorkshire +12 5 £24,000 -2.04%
East of England +56 4 £55,000 +12.82%
East Midlands +19 3 £35,000 -6.67%
West Midlands +14 3 £34,500 -18.82% 2
BitLocker
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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 75 (97.40%) Windows
2 66 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 59 (76.62%) Office 365
4 58 (75.32%) Active Directory
5 57 (74.03%) Windows 10
6 50 (64.94%) Azure
7 49 (63.64%) SCCM
8 42 (54.55%) Windows Server
9 35 (45.45%) Citrix
10 27 (35.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (32.47%) ITIL
12 24 (31.17%) SQL Server
13 23 (29.87%) DNS
13 23 (29.87%) Skype
14 22 (28.57%) Skype for Business
14 22 (28.57%) Cisco
15 20 (25.97%) VMware
15 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Intune
16 19 (24.68%) Mobile Device Management
16 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Office
16 19 (24.68%) PRINCE2
17 18 (23.38%) Video Conferencing
18 17 (22.08%) XenDesktop
18 17 (22.08%) Firewall
18 17 (22.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 16 (20.78%) Azure Active Directory
19 16 (20.78%) Change Management
19 16 (20.78%) DHCP
19 16 (20.78%) VPN

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 22 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
3 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (11.69%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.09%) IIS
5 6 (7.79%) Apache
5 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (7.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (7.79%) Q-Pulse
1 6 (7.79%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (76.62%) Office 365
2 50 (64.94%) Azure
3 16 (20.78%) Azure Active Directory
3 16 (20.78%) IaaS
4 10 (12.99%) OneDrive
5 5 (6.49%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 3 (3.90%) PaaS
7 1 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.30%) G Suite
7 1 (1.30%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.30%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.30%) Slack
7 1 (1.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.87%) DNS
1 23 (29.87%) Skype
2 17 (22.08%) Firewall
3 16 (20.78%) DHCP
3 16 (20.78%) VPN
4 13 (16.88%) SAN
5 12 (15.58%) LAN
5 12 (15.58%) WAN
6 11 (14.29%) Wireless
7 10 (12.99%) MPLS
8 9 (11.69%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (10.39%) NetScaler
10 7 (9.09%) Network Security
10 7 (9.09%) VoIP
11 6 (7.79%) PBX
11 6 (7.79%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (6.49%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (6.49%) Cisco ISE
12 5 (6.49%) IPsec
12 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.79%) MySQL
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2016
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2017
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.30%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MSI
1 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 10 (12.99%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.49%) Law
3 4 (5.19%) Finance
4 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.60%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) Consultant
2 14 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) SCCM Consultant
3 9 (11.69%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Analyst
4 7 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Azure Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Architect
6 5 (6.49%) IT Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) IT Support
6 5 (6.49%) Service Desk Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Windows Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Azure Consultant
8 3 (3.90%) IT Technician
8 3 (3.90%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.30%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.30%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (10.39%) Smartphone
3 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.79%) iPad
4 6 (7.79%) iPhone
4 6 (7.79%) LIMS
5 5 (6.49%) User Experience
6 4 (5.19%) Replication
7 3 (3.90%) Clustering
7 3 (3.90%) Fat Client
7 3 (3.90%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.90%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.30%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 75 (97.40%) Windows
2 57 (74.03%) Windows 10
3 42 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 27 (35.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (18.18%) Android
7 13 (16.88%) Windows 7
8 11 (14.29%) Linux
9 5 (6.49%) Mac OS
10 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.19%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) ITIL
2 19 (24.68%) Mobile Device Management
2 19 (24.68%) PRINCE2
3 17 (22.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (20.78%) Application Packaging
4 16 (20.78%) Change Management
5 12 (15.58%) IT Strategy
6 11 (14.29%) Analytics
6 11 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
6 11 (14.29%) Migration
6 11 (14.29%) Service Management
7 10 (12.99%) Information Security
7 10 (12.99%) Presales
7 10 (12.99%) Time Management
8 9 (11.69%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (11.69%) Data Protection
8 9 (11.69%) Disk Encryption
8 9 (11.69%) Email Filtering
8 9 (11.69%) Patch Management
8 9 (11.69%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.79%) SQL
3 3 (3.90%) VB
4 2 (2.60%) VBScript
5 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Degree
1 12 (15.58%) MCSA
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (11.69%) CCA
3 9 (11.69%) CCNA
3 9 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (11.69%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (11.69%) MCITP
3 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.90%) MCSE
6 3 (3.90%) MCTS
7 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.30%) CEH
8 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.30%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) GDPR
2 4 (5.19%) SLA
3 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (75.32%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.08%) XenDesktop
3 13 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
4 12 (15.58%) XenApp
5 10 (12.99%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (7.79%) Firmware
7 5 (6.49%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (5.19%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.60%) vSphere
10 1 (1.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (63.64%) SCCM
2 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (11.69%) SCOM
3 9 (11.69%) WSUS
4 7 (9.09%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (3.90%) AirWatch
5 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (3.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.60%) PowerCLI
6 2 (2.60%) Puppet
7 1 (1.30%) Grafana
7 1 (1.30%) Nagios
7 1 (1.30%) Nessus
7 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.30%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.30%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 66 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 35 (45.45%) Citrix
3 22 (28.57%) Cisco
4 20 (25.97%) VMware
5 16 (20.78%) Dell
6 12 (15.58%) Polycom
7 11 (14.29%) Avaya
8 10 (12.99%) SolarWinds
9 9 (11.69%) Altiris
9 9 (11.69%) CheckPoint
10 7 (9.09%) Oracle
11 6 (7.79%) Autodesk
11 6 (7.79%) HP
11 6 (7.79%) IBM
11 6 (7.79%) Microgen
11 6 (7.79%) ReadSoft
11 6 (7.79%) Red Hat
11 6 (7.79%) Sage
12 5 (6.49%) Apple
12 5 (6.49%) Juniper