Period
to 24 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FFIEC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC)
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 811 1023 1118
Rank change year-on-year +212 +95 +82
Permanent jobs citing FFIEC 8 1 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.001% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.053% 0.004% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 5
Median annual salary £130,000 £75,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.33% +20.00% +31.58%
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

FFIEC is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 14,959 26,646 36,371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.27% 21.71% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10,600 20,101 26,874
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,127 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.65% +3.33% +5.88%

FFIEC
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FFIEC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FFIEC in the UK

FFIEC
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing FFIEC.

Salary trend for FFIEC in the UK

FFIEC
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing FFIEC over the 6 months to 24 February 2021.

Salary histogram for FFIEC in the UK

FFIEC
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FFIEC within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 2021. 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 +214 4 £88,750 +18.33% 6
London +179 4 £88,750 +18.33% 3
Work from Home - 4 £130,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 2021, IT jobs citing FFIEC 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 FFIEC.

1 8 (100.00%) NIST
2 6 (75.00%) GCP
2 6 (75.00%) GDPR
2 6 (75.00%) Google
2 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (75.00%) Azure
2 6 (75.00%) AWS
3 5 (62.50%) Information Security
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) B2B
4 4 (50.00%) B2C
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) Thought Leadership
4 4 (50.00%) NCSC
5 3 (37.50%) SANS
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) CISSP
6 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X

FFIEC
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) AWS
1 6 (75.00%) Azure
1 6 (75.00%) GCP
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon GuardDuty
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon ECS
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Run
3 1 (12.50%) Route 53
3 1 (12.50%) Serverless
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) CHAP
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Blockchain
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Security Architect
2 3 (37.50%) AWS Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Audit Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Audit Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SIEM Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) B2B
2 4 (50.00%) B2C
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Thought Leadership
2 4 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Data Security
4 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (25.00%) Internal Audit
4 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) SANS
2 2 (25.00%) CGEIT
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) CISM
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CEH
3 1 (12.50%) EnCE
3 1 (12.50%) GCIA
3 1 (12.50%) GCIH
3 1 (12.50%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) NIST
2 6 (75.00%) GDPR
2 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (50.00%) NCSC
3 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (25.00%) COBIT
4 2 (25.00%) GLBA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) EnCase
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Google
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Alibaba
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) hybris