Period
to 12 June 2021

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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multi-Factor Authentication
UK
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 837 750 940
Rank change year-on-year -87 +190 +23
Permanent jobs citing Multi-Factor Authentication 105 129 171
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89 110 129
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.55%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,625 £70,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% -

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 93,157 77,966 132,717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 93.10% 92.34% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 65,671 62,581 105,227
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,900 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.95% +5.56% -

Multi-Factor Authentication
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Multi-Factor Authentication in the UK

Multi-Factor Authentication
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Multi-Factor Authentication.

Salary trend for Multi-Factor Authentication in the UK

Multi-Factor Authentication
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Multi-Factor Authentication over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Multi-Factor Authentication in the UK

Multi-Factor Authentication
Top 13 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 12 June 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 -69 79 £52,500 -12.50% 23
UK excluding London -69 50 £52,500 - 18
London -42 37 £60,000 -4.00% 6
Work from Home -205 17 £62,500 -3.85% 3
North of England -31 13 £35,000 -20.00% 7
South West -49 13 £72,500 -12.12% 2
North West -11 11 £35,000 -44.00% 5
Scotland -35 9 £64,000 +36.69% 1
South East -24 7 £58,750 -9.62% 5
West Midlands -31 5 £47,500 -24.00% 3
Midlands -42 5 £47,500 -24.00% 3
East of England -16 3 £38,750 -24.39%
Yorkshire -44 2 £43,750 +2.94% 2

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 69 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 64 (60.95%) Active Directory
3 57 (54.29%) Azure
3 57 (54.29%) Microsoft 365
4 45 (42.86%) Windows
5 34 (32.38%) PowerShell
6 33 (31.43%) Azure Active Directory
7 31 (29.52%) SharePoint
8 28 (26.67%) Microsoft Intune
9 26 (24.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 25 (23.81%) VPN
10 25 (23.81%) Firewall
11 23 (21.90%) AWS
11 23 (21.90%) OneDrive
12 21 (20.00%) Windows 10
13 20 (19.05%) Social Skills
13 20 (19.05%) SCCM
14 19 (18.10%) VMware
15 18 (17.14%) Service Delivery
15 18 (17.14%) Windows Server
16 17 (16.19%) Public Sector
16 17 (16.19%) Cisco
16 17 (16.19%) Network Security
16 17 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (15.24%) Finance
17 16 (15.24%) Single Sign-On
18 15 (14.29%) DNS
19 14 (13.33%) ITIL
19 14 (13.33%) MS Exchange
19 14 (13.33%) DHCP

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 31 (29.52%) SharePoint
2 14 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.86%) Confluence
4 1 (0.95%) CMS
4 1 (0.95%) IIS
4 1 (0.95%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 57 (54.29%) Azure
1 57 (54.29%) Microsoft 365
2 33 (31.43%) Azure Active Directory
3 23 (21.90%) AWS
3 23 (21.90%) OneDrive
4 9 (8.57%) SaaS
5 7 (6.67%) IaaS
6 6 (5.71%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 6 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (5.71%) PaaS
6 6 (5.71%) Power Automate
6 6 (5.71%) Power Platform
6 6 (5.71%) PowerApps
7 4 (3.81%) GCP
8 3 (2.86%) Azure Storage
9 2 (1.90%) GitHub
9 2 (1.90%) Mimecast
9 2 (1.90%) Slack
10 1 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.95%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.81%) Firewall
1 25 (23.81%) VPN
2 17 (16.19%) Network Security
3 15 (14.29%) DNS
4 14 (13.33%) DHCP
5 13 (12.38%) WAN
6 12 (11.43%) SD-WAN
7 11 (10.48%) LAN
8 9 (8.57%) TCP/IP
9 7 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (4.76%) Internet
11 4 (3.81%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (3.81%) Skype
11 4 (3.81%) VoIP
11 4 (3.81%) Wireless
12 3 (2.86%) IPsec
12 3 (2.86%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.86%) SSL
12 3 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.95%) Data Lake
2 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.95%) MySQL
2 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) JIRA
2 5 (4.76%) Gradle
3 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.90%) MSI
4 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.95%) Maven
4 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (19.05%) Social Skills
2 17 (16.19%) Public Sector
3 16 (15.24%) Finance
4 13 (12.38%) Marketing
5 8 (7.62%) Retail
6 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.76%) Organisational Skills
8 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.86%) Electronics
9 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.90%) Banking
10 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.90%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (1.90%) Law
11 1 (0.95%) Advertising
11 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.95%) French Language
11 1 (0.95%) German Language
11 1 (0.95%) Legal
11 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (15.24%) Consultant
2 14 (13.33%) IT Support
3 13 (12.38%) Architect
4 11 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (10.48%) IT Engineer
5 10 (9.52%) Network Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Analyst
6 9 (8.57%) Azure Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) SCCM Consultant
6 9 (8.57%) Windows Consultant
7 8 (7.62%) Support Engineer
8 7 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (6.67%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 6 (5.71%) Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Security Architect
9 6 (5.71%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.62%) SAML
1 8 (7.62%) Web Services
2 7 (6.67%) OAuth
2 7 (6.67%) OpenID
2 7 (6.67%) REST
3 5 (4.76%) LDAP
3 5 (4.76%) RESTful
3 5 (4.76%) SailPoint
4 4 (3.81%) Spring
5 3 (2.86%) OAuth2
6 2 (1.90%) .NET
6 2 (1.90%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (0.95%) Flutter
7 1 (0.95%) jQuery
7 1 (0.95%) Node.js
7 1 (0.95%) PhoneGap
7 1 (0.95%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) User Experience
2 5 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.86%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (1.90%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.90%) PKI
5 2 (1.90%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.95%) Clustering
6 1 (0.95%) EPoS
6 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.95%) FMCG
6 1 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.95%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.95%) Replication
6 1 (0.95%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.95%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 45 (42.86%) Windows
2 21 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 18 (17.14%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (4.76%) Android
5 5 (4.76%) Mac OS
5 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.81%) Linux
7 2 (1.90%) Unix
7 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 18 (17.14%) Service Delivery
3 17 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (13.33%) Customer-Centricity
4 14 (13.33%) ITIL
5 12 (11.43%) Project Delivery
6 11 (10.48%) Identity Access Management
6 11 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (10.48%) Migration
6 11 (10.48%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (10.48%) Product Management
6 11 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.52%) Presales
8 9 (8.57%) Business Continuity
8 9 (8.57%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (8.57%) DevOps
9 8 (7.62%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (7.62%) Information Security
9 8 (7.62%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.38%) PowerShell
2 9 (8.57%) Java
2 9 (8.57%) SQL
3 7 (6.67%) VBScript
4 5 (4.76%) VB
5 2 (1.90%) Python
6 1 (0.95%) C#
6 1 (0.95%) Dart
6 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (10.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.52%) Degree
2 10 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (4.76%) ACCA
4 5 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.81%) CCNP
5 4 (3.81%) MCSE
5 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.90%) CCNA
6 2 (1.90%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.90%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.95%) CCIE
7 1 (0.95%) CISA
7 1 (0.95%) CISM
7 1 (0.95%) CISSP
7 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.95%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.67%) SLA
3 3 (2.86%) NIST
4 2 (1.90%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.95%) COBIT
5 1 (0.95%) GRC
5 1 (0.95%) NCSC
5 1 (0.95%) PMO
System Software
1 64 (60.95%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.71%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (4.76%) NDS
4 5 (4.76%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 3 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.86%) XenApp
6 2 (1.90%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.95%) Docker
7 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.95%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.95%) vSphere
7 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (26.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 20 (19.05%) SCCM
3 16 (15.24%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (4.76%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 5 (4.76%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (2.86%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 3 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.86%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.90%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.90%) SCOM
6 2 (1.90%) WSUS
7 1 (0.95%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.95%) PaperCut
7 1 (0.95%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.95%) Terraform
7 1 (0.95%) vRealize
Vendors
1 69 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.10%) VMware
3 17 (16.19%) Cisco
4 8 (7.62%) Citrix
5 7 (6.67%) Okta
6 6 (5.71%) CheckPoint
6 6 (5.71%) HP
6 6 (5.71%) SolarWinds
7 5 (4.76%) CyberArk
7 5 (4.76%) ForgeRock
7 5 (4.76%) Juniper
7 5 (4.76%) LexisNexis
7 5 (4.76%) NetIQ
7 5 (4.76%) Remedy
8 4 (3.81%) Altiris
8 4 (3.81%) Fortinet
8 4 (3.81%) McAfee
8 4 (3.81%) Splunk
8 4 (3.81%) Symantec
9 3 (2.86%) Blue Coat