Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DRM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DRM over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Rights Management (DRM)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1006 1101 1156
Rank change year-on-year +95 +55 -15
Permanent jobs citing DRM 166 89 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.098% 0.050% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.055% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 124 79 80
England median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +27.66% -2.08%
10th Percentile £40,725 £38,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £78,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £72,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -17.24% +26.09% -4.17%

DRM is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 152153 160470 180138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.39% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 121055 134622 149914
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

DRM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for DRM in England

DRM
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for DRM in England

DRM
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DRM in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DRM in England

DRM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +21 94 £62,500 -20.63% 1
South East +63 27 £62,500 -1.96% 1
East of England +34 23 £50,000 -9.09%
South West +25 20 £40,000 +8.11% 1
North of England -5 2 £31,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £31,000 -
DRM
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing DRM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for DRM.

1 105 (63.25%) Linux
2 99 (59.64%) Information Security
2 99 (59.64%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (59.04%) Windows
4 93 (56.02%) Windows Server
5 92 (55.42%) Data Protection
6 86 (51.81%) Cybersecurity
7 85 (51.20%) Security Architecture
7 85 (51.20%) Firewall
8 84 (50.60%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 83 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 83 (50.00%) CISSP
9 83 (50.00%) SIEM
9 83 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 83 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 83 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
10 82 (49.40%) TCP/IP
11 81 (48.80%) Active Directory
12 73 (43.98%) ITIL
12 73 (43.98%) CISM
13 71 (42.77%) Data Loss Prevention
14 69 (41.57%) Penetration Testing
15 52 (31.33%) Security Operations
16 51 (30.72%) Apple iOS
17 46 (27.71%) Banking
17 46 (27.71%) Amazon AWS
17 46 (27.71%) Apple
18 38 (22.89%) Mac OS X
19 29 (17.47%) Java
20 24 (14.46%) Finance

DRM
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 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.81%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.60%) JBoss
3 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (8.43%) Hyperion Planning
2 10 (6.02%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (3.01%) HFM
4 5 (3.01%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (3.01%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (3.01%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (3.01%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (2.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.60%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.60%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 46 (27.71%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.82%) OneDrive
4 7 (4.22%) Office 365
5 5 (3.01%) IaaS
6 4 (2.41%) SaaS
7 3 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (51.20%) Firewall
2 82 (49.40%) TCP/IP
3 11 (6.63%) HbbTV
4 10 (6.02%) DVB
5 4 (2.41%) HTTP
5 4 (2.41%) LAN
5 4 (2.41%) WAN
6 3 (1.81%) Skype
6 3 (1.81%) VoIP
7 2 (1.20%) DOCSIS
8 1 (0.60%) DNS
8 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.02%) Essbase
2 9 (5.42%) EDRMS
3 8 (4.82%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (3.61%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.01%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.41%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.81%) Big Data
7 3 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.81%) Redis
8 2 (1.20%) MySQL
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.60%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.60%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.60%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 17 (10.24%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.83%) JIRA
3 8 (4.82%) Subversion
4 7 (4.22%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (3.61%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.41%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.20%) webpack
8 1 (0.60%) ERwin
8 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 46 (27.71%) Banking
2 24 (14.46%) Finance
3 9 (5.42%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.82%) Multimedia
5 7 (4.22%) General Ledger
6 4 (2.41%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.81%) Marketing
8 2 (1.20%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 56 (33.73%) Security Engineer
2 47 (28.31%) IT Engineer
2 47 (28.31%) IT Security Engineer
3 33 (19.88%) Operations Engineer
4 32 (19.28%) Analyst
5 31 (18.67%) IT Analyst
5 31 (18.67%) IT Security Analyst
5 31 (18.67%) Security Analyst
6 20 (12.05%) Consultant
6 20 (12.05%) IT Operations Analyst
6 20 (12.05%) Operations Analyst
6 20 (12.05%) Security Operations Analyst
7 19 (11.45%) Developer
8 15 (9.04%) Security Consultant
9 14 (8.43%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 14 (8.43%) Security Manager
10 13 (7.83%) Applications Manager
11 12 (7.23%) Team Leader
12 11 (6.63%) Operations Team Leader
13 9 (5.42%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.42%) RESTful
2 8 (4.82%) D-Bus
2 8 (4.82%) GStreamer
2 8 (4.82%) HEVC
2 8 (4.82%) OpenGL
2 8 (4.82%) Qt
2 8 (4.82%) Web Services
3 7 (4.22%) .NET
4 6 (3.61%) Middleware
5 5 (3.01%) iOS SDK
6 4 (2.41%) Apache Flex
6 4 (2.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (2.41%) HTML
6 4 (2.41%) HTML5
6 4 (2.41%) Wayland
6 4 (2.41%) XMPP
7 2 (1.20%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.20%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (0.60%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.60%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 83 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 16 (9.64%) Video\Live Streaming
3 15 (9.04%) Algorithms
3 15 (9.04%) Java Card
3 15 (9.04%) Mobile App
3 15 (9.04%) Mobile Payment
4 12 (7.23%) STB
5 11 (6.63%) IPTV
6 9 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.82%) BBC
7 8 (4.82%) Digital TV
7 8 (4.82%) Media Streaming
7 8 (4.82%) MPEG
8 5 (3.01%) Chromecast
9 3 (1.81%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.81%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (1.81%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.20%) CESG
10 2 (1.20%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 105 (63.25%) Linux
2 98 (59.04%) Windows
3 93 (56.02%) Windows Server
4 51 (30.72%) Apple iOS
5 38 (22.89%) Mac OS X
6 15 (9.04%) Android
7 8 (4.82%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (3.01%) Unix
9 1 (0.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (59.64%) Agile Software Development
1 99 (59.64%) Information Security
2 92 (55.42%) Data Protection
3 86 (51.81%) Cybersecurity
4 85 (51.20%) Security Architecture
5 84 (50.60%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 83 (50.00%) SIEM
6 83 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 73 (43.98%) ITIL
8 71 (42.77%) Data Loss Prevention
9 69 (41.57%) Penetration Testing
10 52 (31.33%) Security Operations
11 16 (9.64%) Software Engineering
12 15 (9.04%) Migration
12 15 (9.04%) Mobile Application Development
12 15 (9.04%) Threat Modelling
13 13 (7.83%) Multithreading
13 13 (7.83%) Systems Analysis
14 11 (6.63%) Open Source
15 10 (6.02%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.47%) Java
2 15 (9.04%) JavaScript
3 12 (7.23%) Python
4 10 (6.02%) C#
5 9 (5.42%) C
5 9 (5.42%) SQL
6 8 (4.82%) Bash Shell
6 8 (4.82%) C++
6 8 (4.82%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.01%) Apple Swift
7 5 (3.01%) Objective-C
8 4 (2.41%) Kotlin
8 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.81%) PHP
9 3 (1.81%) Ruby
10 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.60%) Go
11 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 83 (50.00%) CISSP
2 73 (43.98%) CISM
3 14 (8.43%) PhD
4 9 (5.42%) CISMP
4 9 (5.42%) CompTIA Security+
4 9 (5.42%) Security+ Certification
5 7 (4.22%) Degree
6 2 (1.20%) CLAS
7 1 (0.60%) CEH
7 1 (0.60%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 83 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 8 (4.82%) GDPR
3 4 (2.41%) OIPF
4 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (48.80%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.82%) Docker
3 3 (1.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.60%) KVM
4 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (3.61%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 5 (3.01%) HockeyApp
3 4 (2.41%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.41%) systemd
4 3 (1.81%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (1.81%) Mesos
4 3 (1.81%) Rancher
4 3 (1.81%) SCCM
5 1 (0.60%) Ansible
5 1 (0.60%) Grafana
5 1 (0.60%) logstash
5 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (27.71%) Apple
2 23 (13.86%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.24%) Hyperion
4 13 (7.83%) Oracle
5 8 (4.82%) Arqiva
5 8 (4.82%) BT
5 8 (4.82%) CA
5 8 (4.82%) SAP
6 7 (4.22%) Forcepoint
7 4 (2.41%) Broadcom
8 3 (1.81%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (1.81%) Cisco
8 3 (1.81%) Dell
8 3 (1.81%) Juniper
8 3 (1.81%) Meraki
8 3 (1.81%) Qualys
9 1 (0.60%) Informatica
9 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.60%) Splunk
9 1 (0.60%) Talend