Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Due Diligence
UK > England
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 601 713 677
Rank change year-on-year +112 -36 +260
Permanent jobs citing Due Diligence 564 485 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 343 325 232
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -2.04% -2.00%
10th Percentile £39,500 £38,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £84,500 £95,000 £112,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -7.69%

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 127,464 150,500 151,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.74% 91.83% 91.32%
Number of salaries quoted 101,539 123,254 125,752
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 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 +48 200 £71,250 +9.62% 33
North of England +176 158 £45,000 -7.69% 12
North West +160 141 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Midlands +62 94 £40,000 -36.00% 10
South East +45 92 £55,000 +10.00% 7
West Midlands +52 88 £40,000 -40.74% 6
East of England -7 26 £115,000 +155.56%
Yorkshire +59 11 £43,500 -8.42% 3
South West +11 9 £66,250 +55.88% 4
East Midlands +20 6 £45,000 +50.00% 4
North East - 6 £30,000 - 1
Due Diligence
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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.

1 267 (47.34%) Information Security
2 226 (40.07%) Finance
3 223 (39.54%) CISSP
4 214 (37.94%) Management Information System
4 214 (37.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 208 (36.88%) Microsoft
6 201 (35.64%) GDPR
7 192 (34.04%) Data Protection
8 170 (30.14%) Legal
9 153 (27.13%) Cisco
10 138 (24.47%) Disaster Recovery
10 138 (24.47%) VMware
10 138 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 135 (23.94%) SIEM
11 135 (23.94%) Business Continuity
12 134 (23.76%) Risk Analysis
12 134 (23.76%) Vulnerability Management
13 130 (23.05%) Network Security
14 127 (22.52%) PCI DSS
14 127 (22.52%) Windows
15 125 (22.16%) SQL
16 124 (21.99%) Linux
17 122 (21.63%) IT Strategy
18 120 (21.28%) ITIL
19 119 (21.10%) CREST Certified
19 119 (21.10%) Mentoring
20 118 (20.92%) Penetration Testing
21 112 (19.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
22 108 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
23 107 (18.97%) Continuous Improvement

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 (1.77%) IIS
2 8 (1.42%) Apache
2 8 (1.42%) Confluence
3 6 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.71%) SAS
5 2 (0.35%) nginx
5 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.18%) CMS
Applications
1 112 (19.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 18 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.18%) Elite 3E
1 1 (0.18%) Magento
1 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.55%) IaaS
3 20 (3.55%) PaaS
4 16 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (2.13%) Office 365
6 8 (1.42%) SaaS
7 7 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.53%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.18%) Apigee
9 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.18%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 130 (23.05%) Network Security
2 100 (17.73%) Wi-Fi
3 83 (14.72%) Firewall
4 32 (5.67%) SNMP
5 28 (4.96%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (3.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 21 (3.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 18 (3.19%) VPN
7 18 (3.19%) WAN
8 12 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (1.95%) Wireless
10 10 (1.77%) DHCP
10 10 (1.77%) DNS
10 10 (1.77%) Remote Desktop
11 9 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (1.42%) BGP
12 8 (1.42%) Internet
12 8 (1.42%) OSPF
13 6 (1.06%) HTTP
13 6 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.53%) MySQL
3 3 (0.53%) NoSQL
3 3 (0.53%) QlikView
4 2 (0.35%) Blockchain
4 2 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.18%) GIS
5 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.18%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.18%) Power BI
5 1 (0.18%) Semantic Layer
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (1.95%) MSTest
1 11 (1.95%) NUnit
1 11 (1.95%) Visual Studio
2 10 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.42%) JIRA
4 4 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.53%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.53%) Hudson
6 2 (0.35%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.35%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.18%) git-flow
7 1 (0.18%) gulp
7 1 (0.18%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.18%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.18%) webpack
General
1 226 (40.07%) Finance
2 170 (30.14%) Legal
3 58 (10.28%) Banking
4 31 (5.50%) Publishing
5 24 (4.26%) Retail
6 17 (3.01%) Marketing
7 14 (2.48%) Advertising
8 13 (2.30%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.60%) French Language
9 9 (1.60%) Italian Language
9 9 (1.60%) Spanish Language
10 7 (1.24%) German Language
10 7 (1.24%) Law
11 5 (0.89%) Front Office
11 5 (0.89%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.89%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.53%) Automotive
13 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Back Office
14 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 157 (27.84%) Analyst
2 132 (23.40%) Architect
3 124 (21.99%) Security Analyst
4 105 (18.62%) IT Analyst
5 101 (17.91%) IT Security Analyst
6 100 (17.73%) Senior Analyst
6 100 (17.73%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 100 (17.73%) Senior Security Analyst
7 42 (7.45%) Security Manager
8 39 (6.91%) Information Manager
8 39 (6.91%) Information Security Manager
9 38 (6.74%) Technical Architect
10 33 (5.85%) Solutions Architect
11 28 (4.96%) Developer
11 28 (4.96%) Network Engineer
12 27 (4.79%) Consultant
12 27 (4.79%) Data Manager
13 25 (4.43%) Lead Architect
13 25 (4.43%) Security Architect
14 22 (3.90%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.74%) .NET
2 23 (4.08%) HTML
3 21 (3.72%) 802.1X
4 17 (3.01%) Web Services
5 14 (2.48%) WCF
6 12 (2.13%) AngularJS
6 12 (2.13%) jQuery
7 11 (1.95%) ASP.NET
8 8 (1.42%) Elastic Stack
8 8 (1.42%) HTML5
8 8 (1.42%) SOAP
9 7 (1.24%) CSS
10 6 (1.06%) REST
11 5 (0.89%) LDAP
11 5 (0.89%) React
12 4 (0.71%) Node.js
12 4 (0.71%) Sass
12 4 (0.71%) Vue.js
13 3 (0.53%) Backbone.js
13 3 (0.53%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 214 (37.94%) Management Information System
2 105 (18.62%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 82 (14.54%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (12.41%) Data Centre
5 54 (9.57%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (5.67%) CMDB
7 21 (3.72%) Mainframe
7 21 (3.72%) User Experience
8 19 (3.37%) CESG
9 16 (2.84%) Fintech
10 12 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
11 11 (1.95%) PKI
12 10 (1.77%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.60%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 6 (1.06%) Smart Meter
16 5 (0.89%) FMCG
16 5 (0.89%) Robotics
16 5 (0.89%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 127 (22.52%) Windows
2 124 (21.99%) Linux
3 25 (4.43%) Unix
4 14 (2.48%) Debian
4 14 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.42%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.24%) Kali Linux
7 5 (0.89%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (47.34%) Information Security
2 192 (34.04%) Data Protection
3 138 (24.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 135 (23.94%) Business Continuity
4 135 (23.94%) SIEM
5 134 (23.76%) Risk Analysis
5 134 (23.76%) Vulnerability Management
6 122 (21.63%) IT Strategy
7 120 (21.28%) ITIL
8 119 (21.10%) Mentoring
9 118 (20.92%) Penetration Testing
10 108 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
11 107 (18.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 105 (18.62%) Presales
13 104 (18.44%) Scenario Testing
14 103 (18.26%) Web Development
15 100 (17.73%) Threat Analysis
16 98 (17.38%) Project Management
17 95 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
18 94 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (22.16%) SQL
2 33 (5.85%) Java
3 30 (5.32%) JavaScript
4 25 (4.43%) PowerShell
5 22 (3.90%) Python
6 14 (2.48%) C#
7 11 (1.95%) Perl
8 9 (1.60%) VBA
9 7 (1.24%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.89%) C
11 4 (0.71%) C++
11 4 (0.71%) PHP
12 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.53%) Ruby
13 1 (0.18%) ES6
13 1 (0.18%) Groovy
13 1 (0.18%) R
13 1 (0.18%) Scala
13 1 (0.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 223 (39.54%) CISSP
2 119 (21.10%) CREST Certified
3 107 (18.97%) SANS
4 92 (16.31%) Degree
5 79 (14.01%) CISA
6 67 (11.88%) CISM
7 51 (9.04%) Cisco Certification
8 44 (7.80%) Computer Science Degree
9 40 (7.09%) CCNP
10 32 (5.67%) CEH
10 32 (5.67%) CompTIA Security+
11 29 (5.14%) CRISC
11 29 (5.14%) ISEB
12 25 (4.43%) CCIE
13 21 (3.72%) PMI Certification
13 21 (3.72%) PMP
13 21 (3.72%) Security Cleared
14 14 (2.48%) DV Cleared
14 14 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 214 (37.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 201 (35.64%) GDPR
3 127 (22.52%) PCI DSS
4 50 (8.87%) QA
5 16 (2.84%) GPG13
6 8 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (1.06%) SLA
9 5 (0.89%) COBIT
9 5 (0.89%) PMO
10 4 (0.71%) Basel III
10 4 (0.71%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.71%) FINRA
11 3 (0.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.18%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.18%) NIST 800
System Software
1 138 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (11.88%) Active Directory
3 17 (3.01%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.89%) XenApp
5 4 (0.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (2.84%) SCVMM
2 6 (1.06%) SCCM
3 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (0.89%) QRadar
3 5 (0.89%) SCOM
4 4 (0.71%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 4 (0.71%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.53%) Cacti
5 3 (0.53%) CASB
5 3 (0.53%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.53%) Grafana
5 3 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.53%) Observium
6 2 (0.35%) Nessus
6 2 (0.35%) Nexpose
6 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.35%) Puppet
6 2 (0.35%) SELinux
7 1 (0.18%) Ansible
7 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 208 (36.88%) Microsoft
2 153 (27.13%) Cisco
3 138 (24.47%) VMware
4 57 (10.11%) CheckPoint
5 47 (8.33%) Citrix
6 37 (6.56%) F5
7 21 (3.72%) Palo Alto
8 17 (3.01%) Juniper
9 16 (2.84%) BMC
9 16 (2.84%) EMC
9 16 (2.84%) Fortinet
9 16 (2.84%) NetApp
10 13 (2.30%) HP
11 12 (2.13%) Brocade
12 10 (1.77%) Cadence
12 10 (1.77%) Splunk
13 8 (1.42%) Reuters
14 7 (1.24%) Atlassian
14 7 (1.24%) Bloomberg
14 7 (1.24%) FactSet