Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft BitLocker
England > North West
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 290 333 370
Rank change year-on-year +43 +37 -
Permanent jobs citing BitLocker 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.095% 0.039% 0.039%
As % of the System Software category 0.56% 0.23% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
North West median annual salary £31,500 £60,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.50% +100.00% -
10th Percentile £24,900 £35,750 £27,600
90th Percentile £57,350 £70,250 £34,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £58,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -31.62% +23.16% -3.06%

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 the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,418 1,772 1,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.92% 17.16% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,166 1,497 1,235
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,875 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

BitLocker
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing BitLocker as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for BitLocker in the North West

BitLocker
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BitLocker in the North West.

Salary trend for BitLocker in the North West

BitLocker
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BitLocker in the North West over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for BitLocker in the North West

BitLocker
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BitLocker within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
Cheshire - 7 £31,500 -
Manchester +47 1 £90,000 +50.00%
BitLocker
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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 North West region with a requirement for BitLocker.

1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
2 6 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (50.00%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (50.00%) Skype
3 4 (50.00%) Mimecast
3 4 (50.00%) iPad
3 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (50.00%) Email Filtering
3 4 (50.00%) Web Filtering
3 4 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (50.00%) Zscaler
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) Adobe
3 4 (50.00%) Apple
3 4 (50.00%) CINEMA 4D
3 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) Mac OS
4 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) McAfee
4 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN

BitLocker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (50.00%) Mimecast
3 1 (12.50%) Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (50.00%) Skype
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
2 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (12.50%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (12.50%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Jamf Pro
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (12.50%) SCDPM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
2 1 (12.50%) SCSM
2 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe
1 4 (50.00%) Apple
1 4 (50.00%) Zscaler
2 3 (37.50%) McAfee
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) MobileIron
3 1 (12.50%) VMware