Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM)
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1113 1199 1260
Rank change year-on-year +86 +61 +49
Permanent jobs citing DKIM 44 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.011% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 5
UK median annual salary £50,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 - -

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 25,070 28,105 32,751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.99% 15.89% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19,937 22,809 27,091
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +72 44 £50,000 - 6
UK excluding London +62 31 £50,000 - 5
East of England - 27 £55,000 -
London +57 13 £50,000 - 1
North of England +24 4 £45,500 - 2
North West +18 4 £45,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 39 (88.64%) DMARC
2 38 (86.36%) Cybersecurity
3 36 (81.82%) Office 365
4 35 (79.55%) Mimecast
5 34 (77.27%) SIEM
6 30 (68.18%) Forcepoint
6 30 (68.18%) PKI
6 30 (68.18%) Data Loss Prevention
7 29 (65.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 29 (65.91%) Use Case
7 29 (65.91%) Security Operations
8 22 (50.00%) CISSP
9 21 (47.73%) SSCP
9 21 (47.73%) SANS
9 21 (47.73%) CompTIA Security+
10 19 (43.18%) GIAC
11 16 (36.36%) Windows
12 15 (34.09%) CISA
12 15 (34.09%) CISM
13 14 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (31.82%) Due Diligence
14 13 (29.55%) Firewall
15 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
15 12 (27.27%) CSSLP
16 11 (25.00%) Unix
16 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
17 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
17 10 (22.73%) Proactive Monitoring
18 9 (20.45%) LAN
18 9 (20.45%) WAN

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 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 36 (81.82%) Office 365
2 35 (79.55%) Mimecast
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.27%) G Suite
4 1 (2.27%) Slack
4 1 (2.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 39 (88.64%) DMARC
2 13 (29.55%) Firewall
3 9 (20.45%) LAN
3 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
3 9 (20.45%) VPN
3 9 (20.45%) WAN
4 8 (18.18%) Network Security
5 5 (11.36%) DHCP
5 5 (11.36%) DNS
5 5 (11.36%) Internet
5 5 (11.36%) IPsec
5 5 (11.36%) NetScaler
5 5 (11.36%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (11.36%) VLAN
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (9.09%) DMZ
6 4 (9.09%) SAN
6 4 (9.09%) Wireless
6 4 (9.09%) Wireless Security
7 3 (6.82%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (11.36%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Security Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Field Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) CISSP Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Splunk Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Penetration Tester
7 1 (2.27%) Security Penetration Tester
7 1 (2.27%) Security Tester
7 1 (2.27%) Support Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.27%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (9.09%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (68.18%) PKI
2 8 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (11.36%) Clustering
4 4 (9.09%) BYOD
4 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) Unix
3 5 (11.36%) Windows 10
3 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (86.36%) Cybersecurity
2 34 (77.27%) SIEM
3 30 (68.18%) Data Loss Prevention
4 29 (65.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 29 (65.91%) Security Operations
4 29 (65.91%) Use Case
5 14 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (31.82%) Due Diligence
6 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 10 (22.73%) Proactive Monitoring
8 8 (18.18%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 8 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (18.18%) Security Architecture
8 8 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 6 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
9 6 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (11.36%) ITIL
10 5 (11.36%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (11.36%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (2.27%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) CISSP
2 21 (47.73%) CompTIA Security+
2 21 (47.73%) SANS
2 21 (47.73%) SSCP
3 19 (43.18%) GIAC
4 15 (34.09%) CISA
4 15 (34.09%) CISM
5 12 (27.27%) CSSLP
6 5 (11.36%) Degree
7 3 (6.82%) GCIA
8 1 (2.27%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.27%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
2 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
1 8 (18.18%) SCOM
2 7 (15.91%) CASB
2 7 (15.91%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (11.36%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 4 (9.09%) Nessus
4 4 (9.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (9.09%) OpenVAS
4 4 (9.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Forcepoint
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) VMware
4 8 (18.18%) Splunk
5 7 (15.91%) Sophos
5 7 (15.91%) Symantec
6 5 (11.36%) Citrix
6 5 (11.36%) HP
7 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco
7 4 (9.09%) Nimble Storage
7 4 (9.09%) Palo Alto
7 4 (9.09%) Qualys
7 4 (9.09%) Rapid7
7 4 (9.09%) Tripwire
8 3 (6.82%) Darktrace
9 1 (2.27%) Google
9 1 (2.27%) Okta