Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multi-Factor Authentication
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1025 1038 1053
Rank change year-on-year +13 +15 +101
Permanent jobs citing Multi-Factor Authentication 125 153 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.086% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.094% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 114 141 166
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% - +30.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -18.52% +3.85% +30.00%

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 152,403 162,668 175,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.04% 91.56% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 121,268 128,305 146,204
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Multi-Factor Authentication in the UK

Multi-Factor Authentication
Top 12 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 26 September 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 +19 124 £55,000 -21.43% 15
UK excluding London +41 79 £55,000 -18.52% 11
London +7 42 £51,000 -27.14% 5
South West +39 27 £55,000 +4.76% 2
North of England +33 20 £53,750 +57.39%
South East -3 14 £52,050 -42.17% 3
North West +24 13 £59,000 +49.08%
Midlands +28 11 £40,000 -38.46% 4
Yorkshire +33 7 £52,500 +54.41%
East of England +16 7 £57,500 -20.69% 1
East Midlands +10 7 £40,000 -38.46% 3
West Midlands +22 4 £50,000 -23.08% 1

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 78 (62.40%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 54 (43.20%) Firewall
3 49 (39.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (37.60%) Windows
5 43 (34.40%) VPN
6 41 (32.80%) Cisco
7 40 (32.00%) Microsoft
8 37 (29.60%) DNS
9 35 (28.00%) Active Directory
9 35 (28.00%) PowerShell
10 30 (24.00%) Citrix
11 29 (23.20%) VMware
12 28 (22.40%) Finance
13 27 (21.60%) Disaster Recovery
13 27 (21.60%) ITIL
13 27 (21.60%) Network Security
13 27 (21.60%) XenApp
13 27 (21.60%) Windows Server
14 26 (20.80%) XenDesktop
14 26 (20.80%) Juniper
15 24 (19.20%) Cisco Certification
15 24 (19.20%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (19.20%) NetScaler
16 22 (17.60%) Office 365
16 22 (17.60%) Information Security
17 21 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (16.80%) Cisco ASA
18 20 (16.00%) AngularJS
18 20 (16.00%) User Experience
18 20 (16.00%) Unit Testing

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 16 (12.80%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.20%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.60%) Apache
5 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.80%) Confluence
6 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.80%) IIS
6 1 (0.80%) JBoss
6 1 (0.80%) SAS
6 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.80%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 49 (39.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (17.60%) Office 365
3 19 (15.20%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (8.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (7.20%) OneDrive
6 7 (5.60%) SaaS
7 2 (1.60%) IaaS
7 2 (1.60%) OpenDNS
7 2 (1.60%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.80%) Akamai
8 1 (0.80%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.80%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 54 (43.20%) Firewall
2 43 (34.40%) VPN
3 37 (29.60%) DNS
4 27 (21.60%) Network Security
5 24 (19.20%) NetScaler
6 21 (16.80%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (16.00%) WAN
8 19 (15.20%) MPLS
9 17 (13.60%) DHCP
9 17 (13.60%) WLAN
10 15 (12.00%) Cisco ISE
10 15 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (12.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 15 (12.00%) VPLS
11 14 (11.20%) Cisco IOS
11 14 (11.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 14 (11.20%) NX-OS
12 13 (10.40%) TCP/IP
13 10 (8.00%) BGP
13 10 (8.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.20%) Big Data
1 19 (15.20%) Blockchain
2 8 (6.40%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.60%) GIS
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.80%) MySQL
4 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (15.20%) Selenium
2 14 (11.20%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.80%) AppScan
3 1 (0.80%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.80%) JIRA
3 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (22.40%) Finance
2 9 (7.20%) Banking
3 5 (4.00%) Games
4 4 (3.20%) Publishing
5 3 (2.40%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.40%) Law
6 1 (0.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Military
6 1 (0.80%) Retail
6 1 (0.80%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (12.80%) Architect
1 16 (12.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 16 (12.80%) Security Specialist
2 15 (12.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 14 (11.20%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
3 14 (11.20%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 14 (11.20%) Network Security Specialist
4 12 (9.60%) Network Specialist
4 12 (9.60%) Security Engineer
5 10 (8.00%) Analyst
6 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.20%) Security Analyst
7 8 (6.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (6.40%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.40%) IT Engineer
7 8 (6.40%) Security Architect
8 7 (5.60%) Office 365 Engineer
8 7 (5.60%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (9.60%) SAML
3 9 (7.20%) Web Services
4 8 (6.40%) .NET
4 8 (6.40%) React
5 7 (5.60%) LDAP
5 7 (5.60%) OAuth
6 6 (4.80%) OpenID
7 3 (2.40%) SailPoint
8 2 (1.60%) HTML
8 2 (1.60%) Visualforce
9 1 (0.80%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.80%) CSS
9 1 (0.80%) jQuery
9 1 (0.80%) LAMP
9 1 (0.80%) RESTful
9 1 (0.80%) SPNEGO
9 1 (0.80%) XACML
9 1 (0.80%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) User Experience
2 19 (15.20%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.00%) Replication
5 9 (7.20%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.40%) PKI
7 7 (5.60%) Computer Science
8 6 (4.80%) Data Centre
9 5 (4.00%) CESG
9 5 (4.00%) iPhone
9 5 (4.00%) Private Cloud
10 4 (3.20%) Clustering
10 4 (3.20%) Public Cloud
10 4 (3.20%) Smartphone
10 4 (3.20%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (1.60%) Cyber Defence
12 2 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.80%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.60%) Windows
2 27 (21.60%) Windows Server
3 12 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (8.00%) Linux
5 8 (6.40%) Android
6 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.00%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.20%) Unix
9 3 (2.40%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.80%) CentOS
11 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (62.40%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 27 (21.60%) Disaster Recovery
2 27 (21.60%) ITIL
3 22 (17.60%) Information Security
4 21 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (16.00%) Unit Testing
6 19 (15.20%) Artificial Intelligence
6 19 (15.20%) SIEM
7 18 (14.40%) Risk Management
8 16 (12.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (9.60%) Change Management
11 11 (8.80%) Identity Access Management
11 11 (8.80%) Security Architecture
11 11 (8.80%) Server Virtualisation
11 11 (8.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 10 (8.00%) Data Loss Prevention
12 10 (8.00%) Identity Management
12 10 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (8.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.00%) PowerShell
2 20 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.80%) Python
4 6 (4.80%) C#
5 2 (1.60%) Apex Code
5 2 (1.60%) C
5 2 (1.60%) Perl
5 2 (1.60%) SOQL
5 2 (1.60%) SOSL
5 2 (1.60%) SQL
6 1 (0.80%) Java
6 1 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (19.20%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (16.00%) CCNP
3 18 (14.40%) CCIE
4 12 (9.60%) CISSP
5 9 (7.20%) Degree
6 7 (5.60%) CCNA
6 7 (5.60%) Security Cleared
7 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (4.00%) CCIE Security
8 5 (4.00%) MCSE
9 4 (3.20%) CCAA
9 4 (3.20%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (3.20%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.40%) CEH
10 3 (2.40%) CISM
11 2 (1.60%) GIAC
11 2 (1.60%) GISF
11 2 (1.60%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.60%) JNCIE
11 2 (1.60%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) SLA
2 10 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (6.40%) PCI DSS
4 5 (4.00%) GDPR
4 5 (4.00%) NIST 800
5 3 (2.40%) QA
6 2 (1.60%) COBIT
7 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (21.60%) XenApp
3 26 (20.80%) XenDesktop
4 24 (19.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (14.40%) Hyper-V
6 9 (7.20%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (4.80%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (3.20%) vSphere
10 1 (0.80%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.80%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (11.20%) Puppet
1 14 (11.20%) Terraform
2 13 (10.40%) Single Sign-On
3 9 (7.20%) WSUS
4 5 (4.00%) CASB
4 5 (4.00%) QRadar
5 4 (3.20%) EdgeSight
5 4 (3.20%) SCOM
6 3 (2.40%) AirWatch
6 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (2.40%) SCCM
7 1 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.80%) Proventia
7 1 (0.80%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.80%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.80%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.80%) SCSM
7 1 (0.80%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.80%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 41 (32.80%) Cisco
2 40 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 30 (24.00%) Citrix
4 29 (23.20%) VMware
5 26 (20.80%) Juniper
6 18 (14.40%) F5
7 17 (13.60%) Blue Coat
8 16 (12.80%) CheckPoint
9 15 (12.00%) Google
9 15 (12.00%) HP
9 15 (12.00%) Zscaler
10 14 (11.20%) Imperva
10 14 (11.20%) Infoblox
11 10 (8.00%) SonicWALL
12 8 (6.40%) Asigra
12 8 (6.40%) Fortinet
12 8 (6.40%) SkyKick
13 7 (5.60%) Palo Alto
13 7 (5.60%) Qualys
13 7 (5.60%) Splunk