Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM)
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1175 1172 1296
Rank change year-on-year -3 +124 +9
Permanent jobs citing DKIM 19 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.072% 0.021% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 13
UK median annual salary £50,000 £24,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +104.08% -30.00% -41.67%
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 - £35,000

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 26,449 29,054 35,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.18% 16.64% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21,351 23,598 29,053
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 4 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 18 February 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 +3 19 £50,000 +104.08% 3
London +15 15 £50,000 +104.08% 2
UK excluding London +12 4 £46,500 - 1
East of England - 4 £46,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 19 (100.00%) DMARC
2 17 (89.47%) Data Loss Prevention
2 17 (89.47%) Mimecast
2 17 (89.47%) Office 365
2 17 (89.47%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (89.47%) SANS
2 17 (89.47%) GIAC
2 17 (89.47%) CISSP
2 17 (89.47%) Forcepoint
2 17 (89.47%) SSCP
2 17 (89.47%) PKI
2 17 (89.47%) CSSLP
3 16 (84.21%) CISA
3 16 (84.21%) CISM
3 16 (84.21%) CompTIA Security+
3 16 (84.21%) SIEM
4 14 (73.68%) Proactive Monitoring
5 13 (68.42%) Security Operations
5 13 (68.42%) Use Case
6 3 (15.79%) Unix
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) Python
7 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) Information Security
7 2 (10.53%) Firewall
7 2 (10.53%) Management Information System

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:

Cloud Services
1 17 (89.47%) Mimecast
1 17 (89.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) DMARC
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (10.53%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) PKI
2 2 (10.53%) BYOD
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Cybersecurity
1 17 (89.47%) Data Loss Prevention
2 16 (84.21%) SIEM
3 14 (73.68%) Proactive Monitoring
4 13 (68.42%) Security Operations
4 13 (68.42%) Use Case
5 2 (10.53%) Data Encryption
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
5 2 (10.53%) Open Source
5 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
5 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) CISSP
1 17 (89.47%) CSSLP
1 17 (89.47%) GIAC
1 17 (89.47%) SANS
1 17 (89.47%) SSCP
2 16 (84.21%) CISA
2 16 (84.21%) CISM
2 16 (84.21%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) KVM
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Nessus
1 2 (10.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (10.53%) OpenVAS
1 2 (10.53%) QRadar
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Forcepoint
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
2 2 (10.53%) Qualys
2 2 (10.53%) Rapid7
2 2 (10.53%) Splunk
2 2 (10.53%) Tripwire
2 2 (10.53%) VMware