Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for DMARC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DMARC over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Conformance (DMARC)
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1115 1197 1239
Rank change year-on-year +82 +42 +81
Permanent jobs citing DMARC 42 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.011% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 2
UK median annual salary £51,250 - £24,500
10th Percentile £45,000 - £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 - £25,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 - -

DMARC 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 24,702 27,930 32,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.94% 15.90% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19,632 22,686 26,907
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,750
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% - -

DMARC
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for DMARC in the UK

DMARC
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DMARC in the UK

DMARC
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DMARC over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DMARC in the UK

DMARC
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DMARC within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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 +86 42 £51,250 - 6
UK excluding London +57 32 £50,000 - 5
East of England - 27 £60,000 -
London +56 10 £52,500 - 1
North of England +38 4 £45,500 - 2
North West +27 4 £45,500 - 2
South East - 1 £35,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing DMARC 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 DMARC.

1 39 (92.86%) DKIM
2 38 (90.48%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (80.95%) SIEM
4 32 (76.19%) Office 365
5 31 (73.81%) Mimecast
6 30 (71.43%) PKI
6 30 (71.43%) Forcepoint
6 30 (71.43%) Data Loss Prevention
6 30 (71.43%) Security Operations
7 29 (69.05%) Use Case
8 25 (59.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 22 (52.38%) CISSP
10 21 (50.00%) SSCP
10 21 (50.00%) SANS
10 21 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
11 19 (45.24%) GIAC
12 15 (35.71%) CISA
12 15 (35.71%) CISM
13 14 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (33.33%) Due Diligence
14 13 (30.95%) Windows
15 12 (28.57%) CSSLP
16 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
16 11 (26.19%) Unix
17 10 (23.81%) Proactive Monitoring
18 9 (21.43%) Firewall
18 9 (21.43%) Network Security
19 8 (19.05%) Security Architecture
19 8 (19.05%) Splunk
19 8 (19.05%) Vulnerability Scanning

DMARC
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 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 32 (76.19%) Office 365
2 31 (73.81%) Mimecast
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) G Suite
4 1 (2.38%) Slack
4 1 (2.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 39 (92.86%) DKIM
2 9 (21.43%) Firewall
2 9 (21.43%) Network Security
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (11.90%) VPN
4 4 (9.52%) DMZ
4 4 (9.52%) LAN
4 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.52%) WAN
4 4 (9.52%) Wireless
4 4 (9.52%) Wireless Security
5 3 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (7.14%) IPv4
5 3 (7.14%) IPv6
6 2 (4.76%) Skype
7 1 (2.38%) DHCP
7 1 (2.38%) DNS
7 1 (2.38%) IPsec
7 1 (2.38%) SMS
7 1 (2.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Security Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Security Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) CISSP Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Splunk Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) IT Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (2.38%) Post-Sales Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Presales Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Security Penetration Tester
6 1 (2.38%) Security Tester
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (9.52%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (71.43%) PKI
2 8 (19.05%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (9.52%) BYOD
3 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Unix
3 4 (9.52%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Cybersecurity
2 34 (80.95%) SIEM
3 30 (71.43%) Data Loss Prevention
3 30 (71.43%) Security Operations
4 29 (69.05%) Use Case
5 25 (59.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 14 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (33.33%) Due Diligence
7 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
8 10 (23.81%) Proactive Monitoring
9 8 (19.05%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 8 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
9 8 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (19.05%) Security Architecture
9 8 (19.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 6 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
11 4 (9.52%) Data Encryption
11 4 (9.52%) Investment Management
11 4 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (9.52%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.52%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) CISSP
2 21 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 21 (50.00%) SANS
2 21 (50.00%) SSCP
3 19 (45.24%) GIAC
4 15 (35.71%) CISA
4 15 (35.71%) CISM
5 12 (28.57%) CSSLP
6 5 (11.90%) Degree
7 3 (7.14%) GCIA
8 1 (2.38%) CCA
8 1 (2.38%) CCNA
8 1 (2.38%) CCNP
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.38%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.38%) GPEN
8 1 (2.38%) MCSA
8 1 (2.38%) MCSE
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.52%) KVM
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) CASB
1 7 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (11.90%) SCCM
2 5 (11.90%) SCOM
3 4 (9.52%) Nessus
3 4 (9.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (9.52%) OpenVAS
3 4 (9.52%) QRadar
4 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.38%) Nagios
4 1 (2.38%) Simpana
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Forcepoint
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Splunk
3 7 (16.67%) Sophos
3 7 (16.67%) Symantec
4 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco
4 5 (11.90%) VMware
5 4 (9.52%) Palo Alto
5 4 (9.52%) Qualys
5 4 (9.52%) Rapid7
5 4 (9.52%) Tripwire
6 3 (7.14%) Darktrace
7 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.38%) ESET
7 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.38%) Google
7 1 (2.38%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.38%) Okta
7 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds