Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Due Diligence
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 608 744 757
Rank change year-on-year +136 +13 +194
Permanent jobs citing Due Diligence 598 435 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 373 284 191
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% -14.81% +12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% -15.38% +8.33%

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 137,386 154,630 163,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.18% 91.48% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 110,229 123,197 136,930
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +16 179 £70,000 +7.69% 18
North of England +149 158 £45,000 - 15
North West +127 140 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Midlands +45 95 £42,500 -19.05% 9
East of England +90 90 £70,000 +40.00% 3
West Midlands +53 86 £40,000 -27.27% 7
South East +13 76 £70,000 +40.00% 4
Yorkshire +38 16 £50,000 +29.03% 6
East Midlands +22 9 £45,000 +50.00% 2
South West -6 5 £50,000 +17.65% 2
North East - 2 £30,000 - 6
Due Diligence
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 252 (42.14%) Information Security
2 220 (36.79%) Finance
3 213 (35.62%) Microsoft
4 204 (34.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 196 (32.78%) CISSP
6 194 (32.44%) Management Information System
7 181 (30.27%) GDPR
8 169 (28.26%) Data Protection
9 165 (27.59%) Legal
10 158 (26.42%) SIEM
11 136 (22.74%) Windows
12 128 (21.40%) ITIL
13 122 (20.40%) Vulnerability Management
14 120 (20.07%) Cisco
14 120 (20.07%) Risk Analysis
15 119 (19.90%) Disaster Recovery
16 117 (19.57%) Degree
17 116 (19.40%) Network Security
17 116 (19.40%) SQL
17 116 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
17 116 (19.40%) IT Strategy
18 110 (18.39%) SANS
19 109 (18.23%) VMware
20 108 (18.06%) Business Continuity
20 108 (18.06%) Linux
20 108 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
20 108 (18.06%) CREST Certified
21 103 (17.22%) PCI DSS
21 103 (17.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
22 97 (16.22%) Agile Software Development

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 13 (2.17%) Apache
2 9 (1.51%) Confluence
3 8 (1.34%) IIS
4 7 (1.17%) SAS
5 3 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.33%) CMS
6 2 (0.33%) nginx
7 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 103 (17.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 30 (5.02%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.17%) Elite 3E
1 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (8.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (3.68%) Office 365
3 22 (3.68%) PaaS
4 21 (3.51%) IaaS
5 16 (2.68%) Mimecast
6 12 (2.01%) SaaS
7 11 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.17%) Adobe Analytics
8 7 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (1.17%) npm
9 5 (0.84%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.67%) Serverless
11 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.33%) GitHub
12 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 116 (19.40%) Network Security
2 82 (13.71%) Wi-Fi
3 81 (13.55%) Firewall
4 33 (5.52%) SNMP
5 27 (4.52%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (4.01%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 24 (4.01%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (2.34%) DKIM
7 14 (2.34%) DMARC
8 13 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (2.17%) TCP/IP
9 12 (2.01%) HTTP
9 12 (2.01%) VPN
10 10 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (1.67%) WAN
11 9 (1.51%) Wireless
12 8 (1.34%) DHCP
12 8 (1.34%) DNS
13 6 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.34%) Big Data
2 8 (1.34%) Hadoop
2 8 (1.34%) MySQL
2 8 (1.34%) NoSQL
3 6 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.50%) DB2
6 2 (0.33%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.33%) Ingres
6 2 (0.33%) MS Access
7 1 (0.17%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (2.01%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.84%) JIRA
3 8 (1.34%) MSTest
3 8 (1.34%) NUnit
3 8 (1.34%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.17%) gulp
4 7 (1.17%) Jasmine
4 7 (1.17%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (1.17%) webpack
5 6 (1.00%) Maven
6 5 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.50%) git-flow
7 3 (0.50%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.33%) Hudson
8 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.17%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 220 (36.79%) Finance
2 165 (27.59%) Legal
3 42 (7.02%) Banking
4 28 (4.68%) Retail
5 27 (4.52%) Publishing
6 25 (4.18%) Marketing
7 21 (3.51%) Advertising
8 17 (2.84%) Law
9 12 (2.01%) Front Office
10 11 (1.84%) Back Office
11 6 (1.00%) French Language
12 4 (0.67%) Automotive
12 4 (0.67%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.67%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.67%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.67%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.33%) German Language
13 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 167 (27.93%) Analyst
2 109 (18.23%) Security Analyst
3 95 (15.89%) Architect
4 87 (14.55%) Senior Analyst
5 83 (13.88%) IT Analyst
6 82 (13.71%) IT Security Analyst
7 81 (13.55%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 81 (13.55%) Senior Security Analyst
8 43 (7.19%) Security Manager
9 42 (7.02%) Consultant
10 36 (6.02%) Developer
10 36 (6.02%) Security Engineer
11 35 (5.85%) Technical Architect
12 32 (5.35%) Solutions Architect
13 28 (4.68%) Network Engineer
14 26 (4.35%) Information Manager
14 26 (4.35%) Information Security Manager
15 23 (3.85%) Information Analyst
15 23 (3.85%) Information Security Analyst
16 15 (2.51%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.52%) HTML
2 24 (4.01%) 802.1X
3 23 (3.85%) .NET
4 22 (3.68%) CSS
5 21 (3.51%) HTML5
5 21 (3.51%) jQuery
6 18 (3.01%) Web Services
7 17 (2.84%) REST
8 15 (2.51%) AngularJS
8 15 (2.51%) SOAP
9 11 (1.84%) React
9 11 (1.84%) React Native
10 8 (1.34%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.34%) WCF
11 7 (1.17%) Elastic Stack
11 7 (1.17%) Handlebars
11 7 (1.17%) Redux
11 7 (1.17%) RESTful
11 7 (1.17%) Sass
11 7 (1.17%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 194 (32.44%) Management Information System
2 86 (14.38%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 83 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (11.04%) Data Centre
5 57 (9.53%) Computer Science
6 49 (8.19%) Self-Motivation
7 39 (6.52%) User Experience
8 35 (5.85%) Security Operations Centre
9 27 (4.52%) CMDB
10 24 (4.01%) Mainframe
11 20 (3.34%) CESG
12 18 (3.01%) Fintech
12 18 (3.01%) PKI
13 13 (2.17%) Mobile App
14 9 (1.51%) Robotics
15 8 (1.34%) CCTV
15 8 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 7 (1.17%) Media Streaming
17 6 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 136 (22.74%) Windows
2 108 (18.06%) Linux
3 53 (8.86%) Unix
4 14 (2.34%) Debian
4 14 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.84%) Kali Linux
5 5 (0.84%) Mac OS X
5 5 (0.84%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.67%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (42.14%) Information Security
2 169 (28.26%) Data Protection
3 158 (26.42%) SIEM
4 128 (21.40%) ITIL
5 122 (20.40%) Vulnerability Management
6 120 (20.07%) Risk Analysis
7 119 (19.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 116 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
8 116 (19.40%) IT Strategy
9 108 (18.06%) Business Continuity
10 97 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
10 97 (16.22%) Mentoring
11 92 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
12 90 (15.05%) Web Development
13 85 (14.21%) Scenario Testing
14 84 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
15 83 (13.88%) Cybersecurity
16 81 (13.55%) Threat Analysis
17 79 (13.21%) Presales
18 75 (12.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (19.40%) SQL
2 44 (7.36%) JavaScript
3 41 (6.86%) Java
4 22 (3.68%) Python
5 21 (3.51%) PowerShell
6 12 (2.01%) C#
7 9 (1.51%) ES6
7 9 (1.51%) R
8 8 (1.34%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.17%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.00%) Perl
10 6 (1.00%) VBA
11 3 (0.50%) PHP
11 3 (0.50%) Ruby
12 2 (0.33%) C
12 2 (0.33%) ES7
12 2 (0.33%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.33%) VB
13 1 (0.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 196 (32.78%) CISSP
2 117 (19.57%) Degree
3 110 (18.39%) SANS
4 108 (18.06%) CREST Certified
5 62 (10.37%) CISA
6 58 (9.70%) CompTIA Security+
7 55 (9.20%) CISM
8 47 (7.86%) Computer Science Degree
9 43 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
10 37 (6.19%) ISEB
11 35 (5.85%) CCNP
11 35 (5.85%) GIAC
12 33 (5.52%) CEH
12 33 (5.52%) SSCP
13 27 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
14 24 (4.01%) CSSLP
15 23 (3.85%) CCIE
16 19 (3.18%) PMI Certification
16 19 (3.18%) PMP
17 15 (2.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (34.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 181 (30.27%) GDPR
3 103 (17.22%) PCI DSS
4 25 (4.18%) QA
5 17 (2.84%) GPG13
6 9 (1.51%) SLA
7 7 (1.17%) Actionable Recommendations
8 6 (1.00%) ISAE 3402
8 6 (1.00%) SSAE 16
9 5 (0.84%) COBIT
9 5 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials
9 5 (0.84%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 5 (0.84%) PMO
10 4 (0.67%) Basel III
11 3 (0.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (0.33%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.17%) NIST 800
13 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 108 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (9.53%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.00%) Docker
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.34%) SCVMM
2 7 (1.17%) EnCase
3 6 (1.00%) CASB
3 6 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (1.00%) QRadar
4 5 (0.84%) SCCM
5 4 (0.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 4 (0.67%) Grafana
5 4 (0.67%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.50%) SCOM
7 2 (0.33%) Puppet
7 2 (0.33%) SELinux
8 1 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 213 (35.62%) Microsoft
2 120 (20.07%) Cisco
3 109 (18.23%) VMware
4 52 (8.70%) CheckPoint
5 34 (5.69%) F5
6 32 (5.35%) Citrix
7 24 (4.01%) Palo Alto
8 22 (3.68%) Sophos
8 22 (3.68%) Symantec
9 17 (2.84%) EMC
9 17 (2.84%) NetApp
9 17 (2.84%) Oracle
10 14 (2.34%) Forcepoint
11 10 (1.67%) Fortinet
11 10 (1.67%) Juniper
12 9 (1.51%) Adobe
12 9 (1.51%) Blue Prism
12 9 (1.51%) Micro Focus
13 8 (1.34%) Reuters
13 8 (1.34%) Splunk