Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for DKIM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DKIM over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM)
UK
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1096 1195 1207
Rank change year-on-year +99 +12 +104
Permanent jobs citing DKIM 39 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.028% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 6
UK median annual salary £49,500 £48,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.59% -31.07% +100.00%
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 -
% change year-on-year +2.15% - -

DKIM is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24,424 28,208 31,966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.93% 15.61% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19,280 22,922 26,164
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,700 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

DKIM
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DKIM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for DKIM in the UK

DKIM
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DKIM in the UK

DKIM
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DKIM over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DKIM in the UK

DKIM
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DKIM within the UK over the 6 months to 14 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
England +89 39 £49,500 +2.59% 2
UK excluding London +48 25 £47,500 +2.15% 2
East of England +47 19 £55,000 +18.28%
London +67 14 £52,500 +5.00%
North of England +24 6 £45,500 - 2
North West +16 6 £45,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing DKIM 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 with a requirement for DKIM.

1 32 (82.05%) DMARC
2 29 (74.36%) Cybersecurity
3 28 (71.79%) Office 365
4 27 (69.23%) Mimecast
5 23 (58.97%) SIEM
5 23 (58.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 19 (48.72%) Windows
7 18 (46.15%) CISSP
7 18 (46.15%) Forcepoint
7 18 (46.15%) Firewall
7 18 (46.15%) PKI
7 18 (46.15%) Data Loss Prevention
8 17 (43.59%) SANS
8 17 (43.59%) CompTIA Security+
8 17 (43.59%) Security Operations
8 17 (43.59%) Use Case
8 17 (43.59%) SSCP
9 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
10 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
10 15 (38.46%) GIAC
11 14 (35.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (35.90%) Due Diligence
12 13 (33.33%) LAN
12 13 (33.33%) WAN
12 13 (33.33%) VPN
13 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
13 12 (30.77%) Unix
13 12 (30.77%) VMware
13 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V

DKIM
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 28 (71.79%) Office 365
2 27 (69.23%) Mimecast
3 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (7.69%) G Suite
4 3 (7.69%) Slack
4 3 (7.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (82.05%) DMARC
2 18 (46.15%) Firewall
3 13 (33.33%) LAN
3 13 (33.33%) VPN
3 13 (33.33%) WAN
4 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 11 (28.21%) Network Security
6 7 (17.95%) DHCP
6 7 (17.95%) DNS
6 7 (17.95%) Internet
6 7 (17.95%) IPsec
6 7 (17.95%) NetScaler
6 7 (17.95%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (17.95%) VLAN
7 6 (15.38%) DMZ
7 6 (15.38%) SAN
7 6 (15.38%) Wireless
7 6 (15.38%) Wireless Security
8 5 (12.82%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Security Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Field Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Field Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) CISSP Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Office 365 Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Splunk Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Security Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (12.82%) Regular Expression
3 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) PKI
2 8 (20.51%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (17.95%) Clustering
4 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
5 5 (12.82%) BYOD
5 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Unix
3 7 (17.95%) Windows 10
3 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (58.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (58.97%) SIEM
3 18 (46.15%) Data Loss Prevention
4 17 (43.59%) Security Operations
4 17 (43.59%) Use Case
5 14 (35.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (35.90%) Due Diligence
6 11 (28.21%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 10 (25.64%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (20.51%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 8 (20.51%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (20.51%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (20.51%) Security Architecture
9 7 (17.95%) ITIL
9 7 (17.95%) Network Load Balancing
9 7 (17.95%) Service Management
10 6 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.82%) Python
3 3 (7.69%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) CISSP
2 17 (43.59%) CompTIA Security+
2 17 (43.59%) SANS
2 17 (43.59%) SSCP
3 15 (38.46%) GIAC
4 11 (28.21%) CISA
4 11 (28.21%) CISM
5 8 (20.51%) CSSLP
6 6 (15.38%) Degree
7 3 (7.69%) GCIA
8 1 (2.56%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.56%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) SCCM
1 11 (28.21%) SCOM
2 7 (17.95%) CASB
2 7 (17.95%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (17.95%) Single Sign-On
3 6 (15.38%) Backup Exec
4 5 (12.82%) Nessus
4 5 (12.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (12.82%) OpenVAS
4 5 (12.82%) QRadar
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Forcepoint
2 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.77%) VMware
4 11 (28.21%) Splunk
5 7 (17.95%) Citrix
5 7 (17.95%) HP
5 7 (17.95%) Sophos
5 7 (17.95%) Symantec
6 6 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 6 (15.38%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (12.82%) Cisco
7 5 (12.82%) Palo Alto
7 5 (12.82%) Qualys
7 5 (12.82%) Rapid7
7 5 (12.82%) Tripwire
8 3 (7.69%) Darktrace
8 3 (7.69%) Google
8 3 (7.69%) Okta