Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1107 1183 1223
Rank change year-on-year +76 +40 +94
Permanent jobs citing DMARC 34 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.025% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 3
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,250 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.81% +96.94% -38.75%
10th Percentile £42,000 £43,425 £23,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £54,475 £41,100
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +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 24,296 28,036 31,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.92% 15.61% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 19,180 22,796 25,962
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,875
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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +76 34 £52,500 +8.81% 2
UK excluding London +56 26 £47,500 +2.15% 2
East of England +42 19 £60,000 +29.03%
London +65 8 £60,000 +20.00%
North of England +47 6 £45,500 - 2
North West +10 6 £45,500 - 2
South East - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 32 (94.12%) DKIM
2 29 (85.29%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (67.65%) SIEM
4 22 (64.71%) Office 365
5 21 (61.76%) Mimecast
6 18 (52.94%) PKI
6 18 (52.94%) Forcepoint
6 18 (52.94%) CISSP
6 18 (52.94%) Data Loss Prevention
7 17 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 17 (50.00%) SANS
7 17 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
7 17 (50.00%) Security Operations
7 17 (50.00%) SSCP
7 17 (50.00%) Use Case
8 15 (44.12%) GIAC
9 14 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (41.18%) Due Diligence
10 13 (38.24%) Windows
11 12 (35.29%) Unix
11 12 (35.29%) Firewall
11 12 (35.29%) Network Security
12 11 (32.35%) Splunk
12 11 (32.35%) CISA
12 11 (32.35%) CISM
12 11 (32.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
14 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
15 8 (23.53%) .NET
15 8 (23.53%) Application Performance Monitoring

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 4 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 22 (64.71%) Office 365
2 21 (61.76%) Mimecast
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (8.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (8.82%) G Suite
4 3 (8.82%) Slack
4 3 (8.82%) Yammer
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (94.12%) DKIM
2 12 (35.29%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) Network Security
3 7 (20.59%) VPN
4 6 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (17.65%) DMZ
4 6 (17.65%) LAN
4 6 (17.65%) WAN
4 6 (17.65%) Wireless
4 6 (17.65%) Wireless Security
5 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.76%) Skype
7 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (8.82%) IPv4
7 3 (8.82%) IPv6
8 1 (2.94%) DHCP
8 1 (2.94%) DNS
8 1 (2.94%) IPsec
8 1 (2.94%) SMS
8 1 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (2.94%) Games
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Security Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) CISSP Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Splunk Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (2.94%) Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Developer
5 1 (2.94%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Presales Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Security Tester
5 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (14.71%) Regular Expression
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) PKI
2 8 (23.53%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (14.71%) BYOD
3 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Unix
3 5 (14.71%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (67.65%) SIEM
3 18 (52.94%) Data Loss Prevention
4 17 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 17 (50.00%) Security Operations
4 17 (50.00%) Use Case
5 14 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (41.18%) Due Diligence
6 11 (32.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (23.53%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 8 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (23.53%) Security Architecture
8 6 (17.65%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (17.65%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (14.71%) Data Management
9 5 (14.71%) Investment Management
9 5 (14.71%) Open Source
9 5 (14.71%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.71%) Python
3 3 (8.82%) C#
3 3 (8.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) CISSP
2 17 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 17 (50.00%) SANS
2 17 (50.00%) SSCP
3 15 (44.12%) GIAC
4 11 (32.35%) CISA
4 11 (32.35%) CISM
5 8 (23.53%) CSSLP
6 6 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (8.82%) GCIA
8 1 (2.94%) CCA
8 1 (2.94%) CCNA
8 1 (2.94%) CCNP
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.94%) GPEN
8 1 (2.94%) MCSA
8 1 (2.94%) MCSE
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.71%) KVM
3 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) CASB
1 7 (20.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 6 (17.65%) SCOM
3 5 (14.71%) Nessus
3 5 (14.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (14.71%) OpenVAS
3 5 (14.71%) QRadar
4 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.94%) Nagios
4 1 (2.94%) Simpana
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Forcepoint
2 11 (32.35%) Splunk
3 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
4 7 (20.59%) Sophos
4 7 (20.59%) Symantec
5 6 (17.65%) Cisco
5 6 (17.65%) VMware
6 5 (14.71%) Palo Alto
6 5 (14.71%) Qualys
6 5 (14.71%) Rapid7
6 5 (14.71%) Tripwire
7 3 (8.82%) Darktrace
7 3 (8.82%) Google
7 3 (8.82%) Okta
8 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.94%) CommVault
8 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds