Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Multi-Factor Authentication skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Multi-Factor Authentication over the 6 months to 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multi-Factor Authentication
UK
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 959 1016 1025
Rank change year-on-year +57 +9 +131
Permanent jobs citing Multi-Factor Authentication 153 194 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 136 167 152
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% -11.11% +50.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,030 £38,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £84,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -21.43% +64.71%

Multi-Factor Authentication is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 138,127 161,659 160,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.74% 91.83% 91.32%
Number of salaries quoted 108,885 131,262 132,258
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Multi-Factor Authentication
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Multi-Factor Authentication as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Multi-Factor Authentication in the UK

Multi-Factor Authentication
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Multi-Factor Authentication in the UK

Multi-Factor Authentication
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Multi-Factor Authentication over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Multi-Factor Authentication in the UK

Multi-Factor Authentication
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Multi-Factor Authentication within the UK over the 6 months to 16 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 +49 146 £57,500 -4.17% 22
UK excluding London +58 111 £57,500 +4.55% 16
South East +50 41 £60,000 - 1
London -2 38 £52,500 -12.50% 10
Midlands +44 32 £60,000 -14.29% 7
West Midlands +39 31 £60,000 +20.00% 7
South West +25 20 £57,500 +15.00% 4
North of England +54 10 £45,000 -35.71%
North West +33 9 £45,000 -40.00%
East Midlands +29 7 £60,000 -14.29%
East of England +18 7 £50,000 -31.03%
Scotland +3 6 £70,000 +64.71% 3
Yorkshire +40 1 - -
Wales - 1 £87,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT jobs citing Multi-Factor Authentication 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 Multi-Factor Authentication.

1 84 (54.90%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 75 (49.02%) Microsoft
3 73 (47.71%) Windows
4 57 (37.25%) Active Directory
4 57 (37.25%) Firewall
5 52 (33.99%) Microsoft Azure
6 44 (28.76%) Windows 10
6 44 (28.76%) VMware
7 43 (28.10%) Office 365
8 40 (26.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 40 (26.14%) Cybersecurity
9 38 (24.84%) Azure Active Directory
10 37 (24.18%) Finance
11 36 (23.53%) Cisco
12 35 (22.88%) Microsoft Office
13 33 (21.57%) VPN
13 33 (21.57%) Service Delivery
14 32 (20.92%) VLAN
15 27 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
15 27 (17.65%) LAN
16 26 (16.99%) Cisco Certification
16 26 (16.99%) Vulnerability Management
16 26 (16.99%) XenApp
16 26 (16.99%) XenDesktop
17 25 (16.34%) User Experience
17 25 (16.34%) WAN
17 25 (16.34%) Citrix
17 25 (16.34%) PowerShell
18 24 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
19 23 (15.03%) Windows 7

Multi-Factor Authentication
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 19 (12.42%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 16 (10.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.96%) IIS
6 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.31%) Apache
7 2 (1.31%) JBoss
7 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.31%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.65%) CMS
Applications
1 35 (22.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.65%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Infor M3
1 2 (1.31%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 52 (33.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (28.10%) Office 365
3 38 (24.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 16 (10.46%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (10.46%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 13 (8.50%) OneDrive
6 12 (7.84%) Dropbox
6 12 (7.84%) OpenDNS
7 7 (4.58%) Mimecast
8 4 (2.61%) SaaS
9 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (37.25%) Firewall
2 33 (21.57%) VPN
3 32 (20.92%) VLAN
4 27 (17.65%) LAN
5 25 (16.34%) WAN
6 22 (14.38%) Network Security
6 22 (14.38%) Wireless
7 21 (13.73%) BGP
8 20 (13.07%) OSPF
9 19 (12.42%) Intrusion Detection
10 15 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (9.80%) MPLS
10 15 (9.80%) Remote Desktop
10 15 (9.80%) VoIP
10 15 (9.80%) WLAN
11 12 (7.84%) SAN
11 12 (7.84%) Skype
12 11 (7.19%) DNS
12 11 (7.19%) RIP
12 11 (7.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.54%) Big Data
1 10 (6.54%) Blockchain
2 4 (2.61%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.65%) MySQL
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.54%) Selenium
2 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (24.18%) Finance
2 6 (3.92%) Legal
3 5 (3.27%) Marketing
4 4 (2.61%) Banking
5 3 (1.96%) Law
6 2 (1.31%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.65%) Publishing
7 1 (0.65%) Retail
7 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (26.80%) Architect
2 22 (14.38%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (13.07%) Administrator
4 16 (10.46%) Salesforce Administrator
4 16 (10.46%) Security Architect
5 13 (8.50%) Analyst
5 13 (8.50%) Network Engineer
5 13 (8.50%) Security Engineer
6 11 (7.19%) Developer
6 11 (7.19%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (5.88%) Network Systems Engineer
7 9 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.23%) IT Support
9 7 (4.58%) Identity Management Architect
9 7 (4.58%) IT Analyst
9 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.58%) Network Architect
9 7 (4.58%) Network Security Architect
9 7 (4.58%) React Developer
9 7 (4.58%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.46%) Visualforce
2 11 (7.19%) AngularJS
3 10 (6.54%) LDAP
3 10 (6.54%) React
4 7 (4.58%) 802.1X
5 4 (2.61%) Web Services
6 3 (1.96%) .NET
6 3 (1.96%) HTML
6 3 (1.96%) SailPoint
6 3 (1.96%) SAML
7 2 (1.31%) CSS
7 2 (1.31%) HTML5
7 2 (1.31%) jQuery
7 2 (1.31%) SPNEGO
7 2 (1.31%) XACML
8 1 (0.65%) Ajax
8 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.65%) JSON
8 1 (0.65%) LAMP
8 1 (0.65%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.34%) User Experience
2 21 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.15%) Data Centre
3 14 (9.15%) Management Information System
4 13 (8.50%) Blackberry
4 13 (8.50%) Video Conferencing
5 11 (7.19%) PKI
6 10 (6.54%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (6.54%) Life Science
7 8 (5.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 7 (4.58%) Public Cloud
8 7 (4.58%) Virtual Team
9 5 (3.27%) Clustering
10 4 (2.61%) CESG
10 4 (2.61%) Replication
11 3 (1.96%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.96%) RSA SecurID
11 3 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.96%) Smartphone
12 2 (1.31%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 73 (47.71%) Windows
2 44 (28.76%) Windows 10
3 23 (15.03%) Windows 7
4 18 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (8.50%) Windows Server
6 12 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 7 (4.58%) Linux
9 5 (3.27%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.31%) Android
11 1 (0.65%) CentOS
11 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (54.90%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 40 (26.14%) Cybersecurity
3 33 (21.57%) Service Delivery
4 27 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 26 (16.99%) Vulnerability Management
6 24 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (15.03%) Information Security
8 22 (14.38%) Presales
9 19 (12.42%) ITIL
9 19 (12.42%) Mobile Device Management
10 18 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 17 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
11 17 (11.11%) Identity Management
11 17 (11.11%) Risk Management
12 16 (10.46%) CRUD
12 16 (10.46%) Data Protection
12 16 (10.46%) ERP
12 16 (10.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 15 (9.80%) Application Packaging
13 15 (9.80%) Application Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.34%) PowerShell
2 16 (10.46%) Apex Code
2 16 (10.46%) SOQL
2 16 (10.46%) SOSL
3 12 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.23%) Java
4 8 (5.23%) VBScript
5 6 (3.92%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.27%) Python
6 5 (3.27%) SQL
7 3 (1.96%) C
7 3 (1.96%) VB
8 1 (0.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (16.99%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (12.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (11.76%) CISSP
4 17 (11.11%) MCSE
5 16 (10.46%) Degree
6 11 (7.19%) CCNA
7 10 (6.54%) CCNP
7 10 (6.54%) CEH
7 10 (6.54%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (3.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 6 (3.92%) CEPT
8 6 (3.92%) CISM
8 6 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (3.92%) GPEN
8 6 (3.92%) OSCP
9 5 (3.27%) CISA
9 5 (3.27%) MCSA
10 4 (2.61%) CCSP
10 4 (2.61%) SSCP
11 2 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (5.88%) GDPR
3 6 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (3.92%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.61%) NIST 800
5 2 (1.31%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (1.31%) SLA
6 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (37.25%) Active Directory
2 40 (26.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (16.99%) XenApp
3 26 (16.99%) XenDesktop
4 20 (13.07%) Hyper-V
5 16 (10.46%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (9.80%) BitLocker
6 15 (9.80%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (9.80%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (3.92%) vSphere
8 4 (2.61%) Docker
9 3 (1.96%) Terminal Server
9 3 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (15.03%) Microsoft Intune
2 22 (14.38%) Single Sign-On
3 19 (12.42%) AirWatch
4 15 (9.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 15 (9.80%) SCDPM
4 15 (9.80%) SCOrch
4 15 (9.80%) SCSM
4 15 (9.80%) SCVMM
5 10 (6.54%) SCCM
6 9 (5.88%) WSUS
7 4 (2.61%) CA Single Sign-On
7 4 (2.61%) Mesos
7 4 (2.61%) SCOM
8 2 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.65%) Graphite
9 1 (0.65%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.65%) Nagios
9 1 (0.65%) Nessus
9 1 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 75 (49.02%) Microsoft
2 44 (28.76%) VMware
3 36 (23.53%) Cisco
4 25 (16.34%) Citrix
5 18 (11.76%) Meraki
5 18 (11.76%) Palo Alto
6 17 (11.11%) HP
7 16 (10.46%) Pardot
7 16 (10.46%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (9.80%) SonicWALL
9 13 (8.50%) Fortinet
9 13 (8.50%) Juniper
9 13 (8.50%) MobileIron
9 13 (8.50%) Qualys
10 12 (7.84%) ConnectWise
10 12 (7.84%) Webroot
11 9 (5.88%) NetApp
11 9 (5.88%) Polycom
12 7 (4.58%) F5
12 7 (4.58%) Sophos