Period
to 28 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 28 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft BitLocker
England > South East
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 434 299 481
Rank change year-on-year -135 +182 +58
Permanent jobs citing BitLocker 15 2 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.082% 0.023% 0.044%
As % of the System Software category 0.47% 0.12% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 6
10th Percentile " £26,000 £22,370
25th Percentile £51,250 £27,500 £25,429
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +75.00% -25.00% -11.11%
75th Percentile £53,750 £32,500 £62,813
90th Percentile " £34,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -18.80%

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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 3,181 1,666 4,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.43% 19.04% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,197 1,368 3,473
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,500 £35,000 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

BitLocker
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing BitLocker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for BitLocker in the South East

BitLocker
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BitLocker in the South East.

Salary trend for BitLocker in the South East

BitLocker
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BitLocker within the South East region over the 6 months to 28 November 2021. 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
Surrey - 14 £52,500 - 3
Berkshire -61 1 - -
Thames Valley -84 1 - - 1
BitLocker
England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for BitLocker.

1 14 (93.33%) Qualys
1 14 (93.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 10 (66.67%) AlienVault
2 10 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 10 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 10 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
2 10 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (66.67%) Azure
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Nessus
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 5 (33.33%) OWASP
5 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (33.33%) SCCM
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (33.33%) AWS
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (33.33%) CEH
5 5 (33.33%) Threat Management
5 5 (33.33%) Proactive Management
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (26.67%) IT Audit

BitLocker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (26.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Azure
2 5 (33.33%) AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) IaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (6.67%) PaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Power Platform
3 1 (6.67%) PowerApps
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (26.67%) Telepresence
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Android
2 4 (26.67%) Mac OS
2 4 (26.67%) VMS
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 10 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
1 10 (66.67%) Security Operations
1 10 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (33.33%) OWASP
4 5 (33.33%) Proactive Management
4 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) Threat Management
5 4 (26.67%) Application Virtualisation
5 4 (26.67%) Business Case
5 4 (26.67%) Compliance Management
5 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (26.67%) Escalation Management
5 4 (26.67%) Inventory Management
5 4 (26.67%) IT Audit
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (93.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Nessus
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (33.33%) SCCM
3 4 (26.67%) IBM BigFix
3 4 (26.67%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Qualys
2 10 (66.67%) AlienVault
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Ariba
3 4 (26.67%) Avaya
3 4 (26.67%) Blue Coat
3 4 (26.67%) CyberArk
3 4 (26.67%) FireEye
3 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 4 (26.67%) Polycom
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) Siemens
3 4 (26.67%) Symantec
3 4 (26.67%) Xerox
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Meraki