Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multi-Factor Authentication
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1029 1049 1089
Rank change year-on-year +20 +40 +72
Permanent jobs citing Multi-Factor Authentication 112 153 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.084% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.075% 0.092% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 90 154 133
UK median annual salary £52,275 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.58% -7.14% +40.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £37,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £90,000 £104,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,025 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -27.11% - +40.00%

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 148,602 165,637 171,838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.11% 91.48% 90.96%
Number of salaries quoted 118,085 131,103 142,989
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £84,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

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 21 November 2018.

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 21 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 +41 110 £52,275 -25.32% 37
UK excluding London +64 81 £51,025 -27.11% 28
London +31 28 £65,000 +4.00% 10
South East +23 27 £35,000 -61.11% 10
Midlands +33 18 £50,000 -28.57% 8
North of England +28 17 £52,500 -25.00% 5
West Midlands +41 15 £50,000 -25.93% 8
South West +16 13 £65,000 +30.00% 2
North West +15 9 £60,000 -20.00% 5
Yorkshire +32 8 £52,500 -25.00%
East of England +17 5 £47,000 -35.17% 2
East Midlands +3 4 £60,000 -14.29%
Scotland +4 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 72 (64.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 48 (42.86%) Windows
3 46 (41.07%) Microsoft
4 42 (37.50%) Firewall
5 38 (33.93%) VPN
6 35 (31.25%) Cisco
7 33 (29.46%) VMware
8 32 (28.57%) XenApp
9 31 (27.68%) XenDesktop
10 29 (25.89%) Citrix
11 28 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 28 (25.00%) Finance
11 28 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 28 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
13 25 (22.32%) ITIL
14 23 (20.54%) WAN
14 23 (20.54%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (19.64%) Information Security
16 20 (17.86%) PowerShell
17 19 (16.96%) Network Security
17 19 (16.96%) Juniper
17 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Office
17 19 (16.96%) OSPF
17 19 (16.96%) BGP
18 18 (16.07%) Office 365
18 18 (16.07%) Cybersecurity
19 17 (15.18%) Hyper-V
19 17 (15.18%) User Experience
19 17 (15.18%) LAN

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 15 (13.39%) Skype for Business
2 11 (9.82%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.68%) Apache
5 3 (2.68%) IIS
6 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.79%) JBoss
6 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.79%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.89%) CMS
7 1 (0.89%) Confluence
7 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.89%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.89%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.89%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (16.07%) Office 365
3 14 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 14 (12.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 12 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.57%) OneDrive
5 4 (3.57%) OpenDNS
6 3 (2.68%) Dropbox
6 3 (2.68%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.79%) SaaS
8 1 (0.89%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 42 (37.50%) Firewall
2 38 (33.93%) VPN
3 23 (20.54%) WAN
4 19 (16.96%) BGP
4 19 (16.96%) Network Security
4 19 (16.96%) OSPF
5 17 (15.18%) DNS
5 17 (15.18%) LAN
6 16 (14.29%) NetScaler
6 16 (14.29%) VLAN
7 15 (13.39%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (13.39%) Intrusion Detection
8 14 (12.50%) Skype
9 13 (11.61%) MPLS
9 13 (11.61%) SAN
9 13 (11.61%) WLAN
10 11 (9.82%) DHCP
10 11 (9.82%) RIP
11 10 (8.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 10 (8.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.93%) Big Data
1 10 (8.93%) Blockchain
2 6 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.89%) MySQL
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Selenium
2 8 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (0.89%) AppScan
4 1 (0.89%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (4.46%) Banking
3 4 (3.57%) Publishing
4 3 (2.68%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.89%) Games
6 1 (0.89%) Law
6 1 (0.89%) Legal
6 1 (0.89%) Military
6 1 (0.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.89%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (16.96%) Architect
2 16 (14.29%) Administrator
3 14 (12.50%) Salesforce Administrator
4 10 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (8.04%) Network Systems Engineer
5 9 (8.04%) Security Specialist
5 9 (8.04%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (7.14%) Analyst
6 8 (7.14%) Developer
6 8 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 8 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 8 (7.14%) Security Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
7 7 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 7 (6.25%) Network Security Specialist
7 7 (6.25%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.36%) Network Specialist
8 6 (5.36%) Security Architect
9 5 (4.46%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.50%) Visualforce
2 11 (9.82%) AngularJS
3 9 (8.04%) React
4 6 (5.36%) LDAP
5 5 (4.46%) .NET
5 5 (4.46%) SAML
6 4 (3.57%) SailPoint
6 4 (3.57%) Web Services
7 2 (1.79%) CSS
7 2 (1.79%) HTML
7 2 (1.79%) jQuery
7 2 (1.79%) OAuth
7 2 (1.79%) OpenID
7 2 (1.79%) SPNEGO
7 2 (1.79%) XACML
8 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.89%) Ajax
8 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.89%) LAMP
8 1 (0.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.54%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (15.18%) User Experience
3 11 (9.82%) Management Information System
3 11 (9.82%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (8.93%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (8.04%) PKI
6 8 (7.14%) Life Science
7 6 (5.36%) Data Centre
7 6 (5.36%) Replication
8 5 (4.46%) Blackberry
8 5 (4.46%) CESG
8 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
9 4 (3.57%) Clustering
9 4 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.79%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.89%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 48 (42.86%) Windows
2 15 (13.39%) Windows 10
3 11 (9.82%) Windows Server
3 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (6.25%) Linux
4 7 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.46%) Android
6 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.57%) Unix
7 2 (1.79%) CentOS
7 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.79%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (64.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 25 (22.32%) ITIL
3 22 (19.64%) Information Security
4 18 (16.07%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (12.50%) CRUD
5 14 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (12.50%) ERP
5 14 (12.50%) SIEM
5 14 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 13 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (11.61%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (10.71%) Service Delivery
7 12 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (9.82%) Risk Management
8 11 (9.82%) Security Architecture
9 10 (8.93%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (8.93%) Data Protection
9 10 (8.93%) Server Virtualisation
9 10 (8.93%) Unit Testing
9 10 (8.93%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 14 (12.50%) Apex Code
2 14 (12.50%) SOQL
2 14 (12.50%) SOSL
3 12 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.04%) Python
5 4 (3.57%) SQL
6 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.68%) Java
7 2 (1.79%) C#
7 2 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (12.50%) CCNP
2 14 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (11.61%) CCNA
3 13 (11.61%) MCSE
4 12 (10.71%) CISSP
5 10 (8.93%) CCIE
6 9 (8.04%) Degree
7 8 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (5.36%) CEH
9 5 (4.46%) CISA
9 5 (4.46%) CISM
9 5 (4.46%) Security Cleared
10 4 (3.57%) CCIE Security
11 3 (2.68%) CCAA
11 3 (2.68%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.79%) GISF
12 2 (1.79%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.79%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.46%) NIST 800
3 5 (4.46%) SLA
4 4 (3.57%) GDPR
5 1 (0.89%) COBIT
5 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.89%) QA
5 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (28.57%) XenApp
2 31 (27.68%) XenDesktop
3 28 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 28 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (15.18%) Hyper-V
5 10 (8.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (6.25%) BitLocker
7 7 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (4.46%) vSphere
9 1 (0.89%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (10.71%) Single Sign-On
2 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (8.04%) AirWatch
4 8 (7.14%) Puppet
4 8 (7.14%) Terraform
5 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (6.25%) SCCM
5 7 (6.25%) SCDPM
5 7 (6.25%) SCOrch
5 7 (6.25%) SCSM
5 7 (6.25%) SCVMM
6 4 (3.57%) SCOM
7 3 (2.68%) EdgeSight
7 3 (2.68%) WSUS
8 2 (1.79%) Nessus
9 1 (0.89%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.89%) Nagios
9 1 (0.89%) Nmap
9 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.89%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 46 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 35 (31.25%) Cisco
3 33 (29.46%) VMware
4 29 (25.89%) Citrix
5 19 (16.96%) Juniper
6 16 (14.29%) HP
7 14 (12.50%) Pardot
7 14 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (10.71%) F5
9 9 (8.04%) Blue Coat
9 9 (8.04%) CheckPoint
9 9 (8.04%) Google
9 9 (8.04%) NetApp
9 9 (8.04%) Polycom
10 8 (7.14%) Fortinet
10 8 (7.14%) Imperva
10 8 (7.14%) Infoblox
10 8 (7.14%) Zscaler
11 6 (5.36%) Palo Alto
11 6 (5.36%) Qualys