Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Due Diligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Due Diligence over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Due Diligence
UK > England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 612 753 785
Rank change year-on-year +141 +32 +144
Permanent jobs citing Due Diligence 603 433 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.28% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 323 256 233
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,250 £34,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -4.17% -

Due Diligence 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 142,078 152,036 167,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.08% 91.53% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 113,972 120,821 141,154
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Due Diligence
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Due Diligence in England

Due Diligence
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Due Diligence in England

Due Diligence
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Due Diligence in England over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Due Diligence in England

Due Diligence
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Due Diligence within the England region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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 +27 195 £67,500 +3.85% 24
East of England +124 132 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Midlands +34 114 £42,500 -5.56% 4
West Midlands +44 106 £42,500 -12.82% 3
North of England +88 102 £45,000 - 9
North West +82 93 £45,000 -10.00% 3
South East -1 62 £71,500 +37.50% 16
Yorkshire +33 9 £57,500 +48.39% 6
East Midlands +11 8 £50,000 +66.67% 1
South West -15 2 £36,250 -14.71% 5
Due Diligence
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Due Diligence 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 Due Diligence.

1 185 (30.68%) Information Security
2 178 (29.52%) Finance
3 173 (28.69%) Microsoft
4 141 (23.38%) ITIL
5 139 (23.05%) CISSP
5 139 (23.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 128 (21.23%) Degree
6 128 (21.23%) SIEM
7 120 (19.90%) GDPR
7 120 (19.90%) Management Information System
8 116 (19.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 107 (17.74%) Legal
9 107 (17.74%) Data Protection
10 105 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
11 101 (16.75%) Windows
12 99 (16.42%) SQL
13 94 (15.59%) Analytical Skills
14 93 (15.42%) Presales
15 89 (14.76%) Problem-Solving
16 87 (14.43%) IT Strategy
16 87 (14.43%) Service Delivery
17 85 (14.10%) Data Centre
18 83 (13.76%) Cisco
19 81 (13.43%) Project Management
20 78 (12.94%) Firewall
21 76 (12.60%) User Experience
22 75 (12.44%) SANS
23 74 (12.27%) Cybersecurity
24 72 (11.94%) Vulnerability Management
25 71 (11.77%) Disaster Recovery

Due Diligence
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 10 (1.66%) IIS
2 9 (1.49%) Apache
3 7 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (1.16%) SAS
3 7 (1.16%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.00%) Confluence
5 4 (0.66%) Apache Solr
5 4 (0.66%) Appian
5 4 (0.66%) JBoss
5 4 (0.66%) Liferay
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (0.66%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.33%) CMS
8 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 60 (9.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 28 (4.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (5.14%) Adobe Analytics
4 29 (4.81%) PaaS
5 27 (4.48%) IaaS
6 18 (2.99%) Office 365
7 17 (2.82%) SaaS
8 16 (2.65%) Mimecast
9 15 (2.49%) npm
10 14 (2.32%) Google Analytics
11 13 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.66%) Serverless
14 3 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 3 (0.50%) Asana
14 3 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
15 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
15 2 (0.33%) GitHub
16 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 78 (12.94%) Firewall
2 71 (11.77%) Network Security
3 43 (7.13%) Wi-Fi
4 34 (5.64%) SNMP
5 32 (5.31%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (3.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 22 (3.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 19 (3.15%) HTTP
8 16 (2.65%) VPN
9 15 (2.49%) TCP/IP
10 14 (2.32%) DKIM
10 14 (2.32%) DMARC
10 14 (2.32%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (2.16%) DHCP
11 13 (2.16%) DNS
12 10 (1.66%) WAN
13 9 (1.49%) BGP
13 9 (1.49%) IPsec
13 9 (1.49%) OSPF
13 9 (1.49%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.31%) Hadoop
2 25 (4.15%) SQL Server
3 18 (2.99%) Big Data
4 13 (2.16%) MySQL
5 10 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.16%) DB2
7 6 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.00%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.33%) Ingres
9 2 (0.33%) MS Access
10 1 (0.17%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.17%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.17%) Power BI
10 1 (0.17%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (4.15%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.65%) webpack
3 15 (2.49%) gulp
3 15 (2.49%) Jasmine
3 15 (2.49%) Karma Test Runner
4 14 (2.32%) TeamCity
5 13 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (1.66%) MSTest
6 10 (1.66%) NUnit
6 10 (1.66%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.49%) JIRA
7 9 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (1.00%) Maven
9 3 (0.50%) git-flow
9 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.17%) Babel
10 1 (0.17%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 178 (29.52%) Finance
2 107 (17.74%) Legal
3 43 (7.13%) Banking
4 30 (4.98%) Marketing
5 26 (4.31%) Retail
6 25 (4.15%) Publishing
7 21 (3.48%) Advertising
8 16 (2.65%) Law
9 10 (1.66%) Back Office
9 10 (1.66%) French Language
10 8 (1.33%) Italian Language
10 8 (1.33%) Spanish Language
11 7 (1.16%) Front Office
12 6 (1.00%) Automotive
12 6 (1.00%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.00%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.66%) German Language
14 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.17%) Billing
15 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 131 (21.72%) Analyst
2 95 (15.75%) Architect
3 58 (9.62%) Security Analyst
4 55 (9.12%) Senior Analyst
5 44 (7.30%) Consultant
6 43 (7.13%) Developer
6 43 (7.13%) IT Analyst
7 42 (6.97%) IT Security Analyst
7 42 (6.97%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 42 (6.97%) Senior Security Analyst
8 38 (6.30%) Solutions Architect
9 37 (6.14%) Security Manager
10 35 (5.80%) Security Engineer
11 30 (4.98%) Technical Architect
12 25 (4.15%) Network Engineer
13 23 (3.81%) Product Manager
14 21 (3.48%) SOC Analyst
15 20 (3.32%) Information Manager
15 20 (3.32%) Information Security Manager
16 19 (3.15%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (7.79%) HTML
2 36 (5.97%) .NET
3 33 (5.47%) CSS
4 31 (5.14%) jQuery
5 29 (4.81%) HTML5
6 27 (4.48%) Web Services
7 22 (3.65%) 802.1X
7 22 (3.65%) AngularJS
8 20 (3.32%) React
9 19 (3.15%) React Native
10 17 (2.82%) REST
11 15 (2.49%) Handlebars
11 15 (2.49%) Redux
11 15 (2.49%) RESTful
11 15 (2.49%) Sass
11 15 (2.49%) Semantic HTML
12 14 (2.32%) SOAP
13 10 (1.66%) ASP.NET
13 10 (1.66%) WCF
14 9 (1.49%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 120 (19.90%) Management Information System
2 94 (15.59%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (14.10%) Data Centre
4 76 (12.60%) User Experience
5 57 (9.45%) Computer Science
5 57 (9.45%) Self-Motivation
6 45 (7.46%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 41 (6.80%) Security Operations Centre
8 29 (4.81%) CMDB
9 24 (3.98%) PKI
10 21 (3.48%) Fintech
11 19 (3.15%) Mobile App
12 18 (2.99%) Minimum Viable Product
13 15 (2.49%) CCTV
13 15 (2.49%) Media Streaming
14 13 (2.16%) Mainframe
15 12 (1.99%) CESG
16 10 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
17 8 (1.33%) Robotics
18 7 (1.16%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 101 (16.75%) Windows
2 60 (9.95%) Linux
3 56 (9.29%) Unix
4 8 (1.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.00%) Debian
5 6 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.66%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.50%) Kali Linux
7 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (30.68%) Information Security
2 141 (23.38%) ITIL
3 128 (21.23%) SIEM
4 116 (19.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 107 (17.74%) Data Protection
6 105 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (15.42%) Presales
8 89 (14.76%) Problem-Solving
9 87 (14.43%) IT Strategy
9 87 (14.43%) Service Delivery
10 81 (13.43%) Project Management
11 74 (12.27%) Cybersecurity
12 72 (11.94%) Vulnerability Management
13 71 (11.77%) Disaster Recovery
14 68 (11.28%) Mentoring
15 64 (10.61%) Risk Analysis
15 64 (10.61%) Service Management
16 61 (10.12%) Business Continuity
17 55 (9.12%) Security Operations
18 53 (8.79%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (16.42%) SQL
2 54 (8.96%) JavaScript
3 36 (5.97%) Java
4 20 (3.32%) C#
4 20 (3.32%) PowerShell
5 18 (2.99%) Python
6 17 (2.82%) ES6
7 15 (2.49%) TypeScript
8 10 (1.66%) VBA
9 9 (1.49%) R
10 8 (1.33%) Perl
11 5 (0.83%) PHP
12 4 (0.66%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.50%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.33%) ES7
14 2 (0.33%) Ruby
14 2 (0.33%) Scala
14 2 (0.33%) VB
15 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 139 (23.05%) CISSP
2 128 (21.23%) Degree
3 75 (12.44%) SANS
4 64 (10.61%) CREST Certified
5 54 (8.96%) CompTIA Security+
6 50 (8.29%) Cisco Certification
7 49 (8.13%) Computer Science Degree
8 47 (7.79%) CISA
9 46 (7.63%) CISM
10 40 (6.63%) CCNP
10 40 (6.63%) ITIL Certification
11 38 (6.30%) GIAC
11 38 (6.30%) ISEB
12 31 (5.14%) SSCP
13 29 (4.81%) CEH
14 28 (4.64%) PMI Certification
14 28 (4.64%) PMP
15 23 (3.81%) CCIE
16 22 (3.65%) CSSLP
17 14 (2.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (23.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 120 (19.90%) GDPR
3 60 (9.95%) PCI DSS
4 24 (3.98%) QA
5 19 (3.15%) GPG13
6 9 (1.49%) Actionable Recommendations
6 9 (1.49%) Data Quality
7 7 (1.16%) COBIT
7 7 (1.16%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (1.16%) SLA
8 6 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (1.00%) SSAE 16
9 5 (0.83%) PMO
10 4 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (0.66%) ISO 22301
10 4 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.17%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.17%) SAS 70
System Software
1 70 (11.61%) Active Directory
1 70 (11.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.32%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.33%) Docker
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (1.66%) EnCase
2 9 (1.49%) SCVMM
3 8 (1.33%) QRadar
4 7 (1.16%) SCCM
5 6 (1.00%) CASB
5 6 (1.00%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.66%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (0.66%) Grafana
6 4 (0.66%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.33%) Puppet
7 2 (0.33%) SCOM
8 1 (0.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 173 (28.69%) Microsoft
2 83 (13.76%) Cisco
3 71 (11.77%) VMware
4 59 (9.78%) CheckPoint
5 39 (6.47%) F5
6 37 (6.14%) Citrix
7 36 (5.97%) Adobe
8 31 (5.14%) Tableau
9 25 (4.15%) Sophos
9 25 (4.15%) Symantec
10 22 (3.65%) Palo Alto
11 20 (3.32%) Oracle
12 19 (3.15%) EMC
12 19 (3.15%) NetApp
13 17 (2.82%) Fortinet
13 17 (2.82%) Juniper
14 16 (2.65%) Alteryx
15 15 (2.49%) Google
16 14 (2.32%) Forcepoint
17 11 (1.82%) MicroStrategy