Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM)
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1075 1183 1192
Rank change year-on-year +108 +9 +85
Permanent jobs citing DKIM 21 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.010% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.092% 0.067% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 3
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +104.08% -30.00%
10th Percentile £42,350 £45,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £55,000 £25,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,750 £46,500 -
% change year-on-year +6.99% - -

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 22,778 26,861 29,254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.06% 15.23% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17,820 21,692 23,767
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% -

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 +84 21 £51,500 +3.00% 1
London +30 12 £52,500 +5.00% 1
UK excluding London +85 9 £49,750 +6.99%
North West - 7 £49,750 -
North of England - 7 £49,750 -
East of England +51 2 - -

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 16 (76.19%) Firewall
1 16 (76.19%) DMARC
2 13 (61.90%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (57.14%) LAN
3 12 (57.14%) WAN
3 12 (57.14%) VPN
3 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 11 (52.38%) Splunk
4 11 (52.38%) Network Security
4 11 (52.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 10 (47.62%) Mimecast
5 10 (47.62%) Office 365
5 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 9 (42.86%) VMware
6 9 (42.86%) SCCM
6 9 (42.86%) SCOM
6 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (38.10%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (33.33%) Wireless Security
8 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 7 (33.33%) Wireless
8 7 (33.33%) .NET
8 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
8 7 (33.33%) DMZ
8 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Mimecast
1 10 (47.62%) Office 365
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) G Suite
3 3 (14.29%) Slack
3 3 (14.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) DMARC
1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) LAN
2 12 (57.14%) VPN
2 12 (57.14%) WAN
3 11 (52.38%) Network Security
4 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 7 (33.33%) DMZ
5 7 (33.33%) Wireless
5 7 (33.33%) Wireless Security
6 5 (23.81%) DHCP
6 5 (23.81%) DNS
6 5 (23.81%) Internet
6 5 (23.81%) IPsec
6 5 (23.81%) NetScaler
6 5 (23.81%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (23.81%) SAN
6 5 (23.81%) VLAN
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Security Engineer
2 11 (52.38%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Field Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Field Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) CISSP Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Office 365 Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (19.05%) Regular Expression
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) BYOD
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Unix
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (52.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 8 (38.10%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (28.57%) SIEM
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (23.81%) Service Management
7 4 (19.05%) Data Encryption
7 4 (19.05%) Data Management
7 4 (19.05%) Information Security
7 4 (19.05%) Information Security Management
7 4 (19.05%) Investment Management
7 4 (19.05%) Open Source
7 4 (19.05%) Patch Management
7 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Security Management
8 3 (14.29%) Employee Productivity
8 3 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (19.05%) Python
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) CISSP
3 3 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (14.29%) SANS
3 3 (14.29%) SSCP
4 2 (9.52%) GCIA
4 2 (9.52%) GIAC
5 1 (4.76%) CISA
5 1 (4.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) SCCM
1 9 (42.86%) SCOM
2 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
2 5 (23.81%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (19.05%) Nessus
3 4 (19.05%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (19.05%) OpenVAS
3 4 (19.05%) QRadar
4 2 (9.52%) CASB
4 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Splunk
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) VMware
4 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 5 (23.81%) Citrix
5 5 (23.81%) HP
5 5 (23.81%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco
6 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
6 4 (19.05%) Qualys
6 4 (19.05%) Rapid7
6 4 (19.05%) Tripwire
7 3 (14.29%) Google
7 3 (14.29%) Okta
8 2 (9.52%) Darktrace
8 2 (9.52%) Forcepoint
8 2 (9.52%) Sophos
8 2 (9.52%) Symantec