Period
to 22 February 2019

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

Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Conformance (DMARC)
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1099 1183 1191
Rank change year-on-year +84 +8 +100
Permanent jobs citing DMARC 18 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.010% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.079% 0.067% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 5
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +104.08% -38.75%
10th Percentile £25,300 £45,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.08% +3.33% +12.50%

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 22,765 26,818 29,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.05% 15.23% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17,805 21,657 23,721
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 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 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 +115 18 £52,500 +5.00% 2
UK excluding London +75 11 £46,000 -1.08%
North of England - 8 £48,000 -
North West - 8 £48,000 -
London +45 7 £60,000 +20.00% 2
East of England +68 2 - -
South East - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 15 (83.33%) DKIM
2 12 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Splunk
3 10 (55.56%) Network Security
3 10 (55.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 6 (33.33%) DMZ
5 6 (33.33%) VPN
5 6 (33.33%) LAN
5 6 (33.33%) WAN
5 6 (33.33%) Unix
5 6 (33.33%) Wireless
5 6 (33.33%) Wireless Security
5 6 (33.33%) SIEM
5 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (27.78%) Office 365
6 5 (27.78%) Mimecast
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) Information Security
7 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
7 4 (22.22%) Security Management
7 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 4 (22.22%) Data Management

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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Mimecast
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) G Suite
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Slack
2 3 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) DKIM
2 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) Network Security
3 6 (33.33%) DMZ
3 6 (33.33%) LAN
3 6 (33.33%) VPN
3 6 (33.33%) WAN
3 6 (33.33%) Wireless
3 6 (33.33%) Wireless Security
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 3 (16.67%) Skype
6 2 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (5.56%) IPv4
7 1 (5.56%) IPv6
7 1 (5.56%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (22.22%) Regular Expression
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) BYOD
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (55.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (33.33%) SIEM
4 4 (22.22%) Data Encryption
4 4 (22.22%) Data Management
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
4 4 (22.22%) Investment Management
4 4 (22.22%) Open Source
4 4 (22.22%) Patch Management
4 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Security Management
5 3 (16.67%) Employee Productivity
5 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (16.67%) SANS
2 3 (16.67%) SSCP
3 2 (11.11%) GIAC
4 1 (5.56%) CISA
4 1 (5.56%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (22.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Nessus
1 4 (22.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (22.22%) OpenVAS
1 4 (22.22%) QRadar
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
2 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (11.11%) CASB
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Splunk
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (27.78%) VMware
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco
5 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 4 (22.22%) Qualys
5 4 (22.22%) Rapid7
5 4 (22.22%) Tripwire
6 3 (16.67%) Google
6 3 (16.67%) Okta
6 3 (16.67%) Symantec
7 2 (11.11%) Forcepoint
7 2 (11.11%) Sophos
8 1 (5.56%) Darktrace