The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 29 November 2023 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.
|6 months to
29 Nov 2023
|Same period 2022||Same period 2021|
|Rank change year-on-year||+319||-14||-292|
|Permanent jobs citing BitLocker||36||74||97|
|As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK||0.067%||0.059%||0.075%|
|As % of the System Software category||0.40%||0.39%||0.42%|
|Number of salaries quoted||31||45||75|
|Median annual salary (50th Percentile)||£47,557||£40,000||£52,500|
|Median % change year-on-year||+18.89%||-23.81%||-4.55%|
|UK excluding London median annual salary||£42,500||£30,750||£37,500|
|% change year-on-year||+38.21%||-18.00%||-28.57%|
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 with a requirement for system software skills.
|Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills||9,044||19,198||22,827|
|As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK||16.72%||15.26%||17.69%|
|Number of salaries quoted||7,183||12,804||15,878|
|Median annual salary (50th Percentile)||£55,000||£55,000||£55,000|
|UK excluding London median annual salary||£47,557||£50,000||£47,500|
|% change year-on-year||-4.89%||+5.26%||+5.56%|
Job Vacancy Trend
Job postings citing BitLocker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.
3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BitLocker.
Salary distribution for jobs citing BitLocker over the 6 months to 29 November 2023.
Top 12 Job Locations
The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BitLocker within the UK over the 6 months to 29 November 2023. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.
on Same Period
IT Job Ads
Past 6 Months
on Same Period
|UK excluding London||+228||24||£42,500||+38.21%||5|
|Work from Home||+242||16||£47,557||-13.53%||1|
|East of England||+120||4||£32,250||-|
|North of England||+128||1||£28,500||-1.72%||1|
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category
The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories: