Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM)
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1173 1209 1294
Rank change year-on-year +36 +85 +29
Permanent jobs citing DKIM 10 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.036% 0.029% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 13
UK median annual salary £50,000 £70,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +100.00% -28.21%
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 27781 31336 35708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.56% 16.95% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22425 25592 29644
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
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 10 December 2017. 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 +38 10 £50,000 -28.57%
London -29 6 £50,000 -28.57%
UK excluding London +31 4 £46,500 -
East of England - 4 £46,500 -

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT jobs citing DKIM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for DKIM.

1 10 (100.00%) DMARC
2 8 (80.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 8 (80.00%) SANS
2 8 (80.00%) CSSLP
2 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 8 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (80.00%) Mimecast
2 8 (80.00%) PKI
2 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 8 (80.00%) Forcepoint
2 8 (80.00%) SSCP
2 8 (80.00%) GIAC
3 7 (70.00%) Security+ Certification
3 7 (70.00%) CISA
3 7 (70.00%) CISM
3 7 (70.00%) SIEM
3 7 (70.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (40.00%) Security Operations
5 4 (40.00%) Use Case
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Python
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Information Security

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 8 (80.00%) Mimecast
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DMARC
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (20.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) PKI
2 2 (20.00%) BYOD
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (80.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 7 (70.00%) SIEM
3 5 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (40.00%) Security Operations
4 4 (40.00%) Use Case
5 2 (20.00%) Data Encryption
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
1 8 (80.00%) CSSLP
1 8 (80.00%) GIAC
1 8 (80.00%) SANS
1 8 (80.00%) SSCP
2 7 (70.00%) CISA
2 7 (70.00%) CISM
2 7 (70.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 7 (70.00%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) KVM
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nessus
1 2 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (20.00%) OpenVAS
1 2 (20.00%) QRadar
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Forcepoint
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (20.00%) Qualys
2 2 (20.00%) Rapid7
2 2 (20.00%) Splunk
2 2 (20.00%) Tripwire
2 2 (20.00%) VMware