Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Regulatory Compliance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Regulatory Compliance over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regulatory Compliance
UK
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 903 848 871
Rank change year-on-year -55 +23 +42
Permanent jobs citing Regulatory Compliance 282 340 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 207 246 269
UK median annual salary £62,500 £58,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.76% -3.33% +5.26%
10th Percentile £38,918 £35,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £93,500 £86,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +23.33% -18.18% +12.24%

Regulatory Compliance 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 157,488 156,639 180,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.75% 90.61% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 126,373 127,513 150,385
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +1.06%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Regulatory Compliance
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Regulatory Compliance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Regulatory Compliance in the UK

Regulatory Compliance
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regulatory Compliance.

Salary trend for Regulatory Compliance in the UK

Regulatory Compliance
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regulatory Compliance over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Regulatory Compliance in the UK

Regulatory Compliance
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regulatory Compliance within the UK over the 6 months to 22 June 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 -38 258 £62,500 +4.17% 41
UK excluding London +2 145 £55,500 +23.33% 29
London -58 138 £70,000 +7.69% 15
South East +54 67 £59,000 +38.82% 8
North of England +13 31 £50,000 -9.09% 4
North West +14 24 £50,000 -23.08% 3
Midlands -3 18 £45,000 +20.00% 4
West Midlands +9 15 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East of England -3 9 £39,000 -20.41% 4
Scotland -41 9 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Yorkshire +23 7 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East Midlands +13 6 £45,000 -40.00% 2
Wales - 6 £35,000 -
South West -8 5 £38,750 +29.17% 6
Northern Ireland - 3 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing Regulatory Compliance 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 Regulatory Compliance.

1 127 (45.04%) Finance
2 118 (41.84%) Information Security
3 96 (34.04%) Risk Management
4 78 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
5 76 (26.95%) Problem-Solving
6 73 (25.89%) CISSP
7 70 (24.82%) GDPR
8 68 (24.11%) Management Information System
9 58 (20.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 55 (19.50%) Degree
11 54 (19.15%) Cybersecurity
12 52 (18.44%) CISM
12 52 (18.44%) Banking
13 49 (17.38%) Legal
14 48 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
15 43 (15.25%) Business Continuity
16 41 (14.54%) Risk Assessment
17 40 (14.18%) Data Security
18 39 (13.83%) Stakeholder Management
19 38 (13.48%) Data Protection
19 38 (13.48%) Continuous Improvement
20 37 (13.12%) PCI DSS
20 37 (13.12%) CISA
21 33 (11.70%) Analytics
22 30 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
23 29 (10.28%) Project Management
24 28 (9.93%) Windows
25 26 (9.22%) Incident Management
25 26 (9.22%) Internal Audit
26 25 (8.87%) BCP

Regulatory Compliance
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 23 (8.16%) IIS
2 5 (1.77%) Apache
2 5 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.42%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.42%) Confluence
3 4 (1.42%) SAS
4 2 (0.71%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.35%) CMS
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (3.55%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.48%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (1.42%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.71%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (6.74%) SaaS
4 18 (6.38%) IaaS
4 18 (6.38%) PaaS
5 9 (3.19%) Office 365
6 4 (1.42%) GitHub
7 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.71%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.38%) Internet
2 15 (5.32%) Firewall
3 14 (4.96%) LAN
3 14 (4.96%) WAN
4 10 (3.55%) Network Security
4 10 (3.55%) Wireless
5 7 (2.48%) MPLS
5 7 (2.48%) SSL
5 7 (2.48%) VPN
6 4 (1.42%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.42%) SMS
7 3 (1.06%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (1.06%) Intranet
8 2 (0.71%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (0.71%) IPsec
8 2 (0.71%) VoIP
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco Firepower
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.35%) Skype
9 1 (0.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.61%) Big Data
2 10 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (3.19%) Blockchain
4 6 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.77%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.77%) QlikView
6 4 (1.42%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.71%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.71%) HBase
7 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.71%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.71%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.71%) Power BI
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.55%) Jenkins
1 10 (3.55%) JMeter
1 10 (3.55%) Selenium
2 7 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.13%) Artifactory
3 6 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.13%) NUnit
3 6 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (2.13%) SpecFlow
3 6 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (1.77%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.77%) JIRA
4 5 (1.77%) Maven
5 4 (1.42%) Ant
5 4 (1.42%) LoadUI
5 4 (1.42%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.42%) Subversion
5 4 (1.42%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.35%) PhantomJS
General
1 127 (45.04%) Finance
2 52 (18.44%) Banking
3 49 (17.38%) Legal
4 12 (4.26%) Retail
5 11 (3.90%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.84%) Front Office
7 6 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.13%) Law
7 6 (2.13%) Private Banking
8 5 (1.77%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.42%) Games
9 4 (1.42%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.06%) Back Office
10 3 (1.06%) Marketing
10 3 (1.06%) Publishing
11 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.35%) Avionics
11 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (16.67%) Analyst
2 40 (14.18%) Security Manager
3 39 (13.83%) Consultant
4 34 (12.06%) Information Manager
5 32 (11.35%) Information Security Manager
6 26 (9.22%) Security Analyst
7 17 (6.03%) Cloud Consultant
8 16 (5.67%) Security Officer
9 15 (5.32%) Architect
10 13 (4.61%) Data Analyst
10 13 (4.61%) Information Officer
10 13 (4.61%) Information Security Officer
10 13 (4.61%) Security Consultant
11 12 (4.26%) Risk Consultant
12 10 (3.55%) Information Analyst
12 10 (3.55%) Information Security Analyst
13 9 (3.19%) IT Analyst
13 9 (3.19%) IT Security Analyst
14 8 (2.84%) Financial Analyst
14 8 (2.84%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.19%) .NET
2 8 (2.84%) Web Services
3 7 (2.48%) Middleware
4 6 (2.13%) Gherkin
5 4 (1.42%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (1.42%) SOAP
6 3 (1.06%) HTML
7 2 (0.71%) D3.js
7 2 (0.71%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (0.71%) Spring
8 1 (0.35%) CGI
8 1 (0.35%) Flash
8 1 (0.35%) Guice
8 1 (0.35%) JMS
8 1 (0.35%) Lucene
8 1 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.35%) Reactive Extensions
8 1 (0.35%) RESTful
8 1 (0.35%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.35%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 78 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (24.11%) Management Information System
3 22 (7.80%) Computer Science
4 20 (7.09%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.96%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (3.55%) Cyberthreat
8 9 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.84%) NHS
9 8 (2.84%) Replication
10 6 (2.13%) Client/Server
10 6 (2.13%) Credit Risk
10 6 (2.13%) Data Structures
10 6 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (2.13%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.13%) Private Cloud
10 6 (2.13%) User Experience
11 5 (1.77%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.77%) Online Banking
11 5 (1.77%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.93%) Windows
2 17 (6.03%) Linux
3 8 (2.84%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.13%) Unix
4 6 (2.13%) VMS
5 4 (1.42%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.06%) Solaris
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (41.84%) Information Security
2 96 (34.04%) Risk Management
3 76 (26.95%) Problem-Solving
4 54 (19.15%) Cybersecurity
5 48 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (15.25%) Business Continuity
7 41 (14.54%) Risk Assessment
8 40 (14.18%) Data Security
9 39 (13.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 38 (13.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 38 (13.48%) Data Protection
11 33 (11.70%) Analytics
12 29 (10.28%) Project Management
13 26 (9.22%) Incident Management
13 26 (9.22%) Internal Audit
14 25 (8.87%) BCP
15 23 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
15 23 (8.16%) ITIL
15 23 (8.16%) SIEM
16 21 (7.45%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (5.32%) Python
1 15 (5.32%) SQL
2 11 (3.90%) Java
3 8 (2.84%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.13%) C
4 6 (2.13%) PHP
4 6 (2.13%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.77%) R
6 4 (1.42%) C++
7 2 (0.71%) C#
7 2 (0.71%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.71%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.71%) Scala
8 1 (0.35%) Clojure
8 1 (0.35%) Go
8 1 (0.35%) Groovy
8 1 (0.35%) Java 8
8 1 (0.35%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 73 (25.89%) CISSP
2 55 (19.50%) Degree
3 52 (18.44%) CISM
4 37 (13.12%) CISA
5 23 (8.16%) IISP
6 11 (3.90%) MCSE
6 11 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (3.55%) CRISC
8 8 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (2.48%) CISMP
9 7 (2.48%) ISACA
9 7 (2.48%) MCITP
9 7 (2.48%) MCP
10 6 (2.13%) CCNA
10 6 (2.13%) PMI Certification
10 6 (2.13%) PMP
10 6 (2.13%) SANS
11 5 (1.77%) GIAC
12 4 (1.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (24.82%) GDPR
2 58 (20.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (13.12%) PCI DSS
4 18 (6.38%) COBIT
4 18 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 15 (5.32%) Data Quality
6 12 (4.26%) QA
7 11 (3.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (3.55%) Cyber Essentials
9 6 (2.13%) SLA
10 4 (1.42%) ISO 22301
10 4 (1.42%) MiFID
11 3 (1.06%) EMIR
11 3 (1.06%) PMO
12 2 (0.71%) COSO
12 2 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.71%) GPG13
12 2 (0.71%) IFRS
12 2 (0.71%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.71%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.19%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.77%) Docker
4 4 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.06%) XenApp
5 3 (1.06%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.35%) NFS
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.48%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (1.42%) Consul
2 4 (1.42%) Kibana
2 4 (1.42%) logstash
2 4 (1.42%) Terraform
3 3 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.06%) Puppet
3 3 (1.06%) RSA Archer
3 3 (1.06%) SCCM
4 2 (0.71%) Ansible
4 2 (0.71%) WSUS
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.35%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.35%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.35%) Nessus
5 1 (0.35%) QRadar
5 1 (0.35%) SCOM
5 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (8.87%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.32%) VMware
3 8 (2.84%) Oracle
4 7 (2.48%) Cisco
5 6 (2.13%) Symantec
5 6 (2.13%) Tableau
6 5 (1.77%) Citrix
6 5 (1.77%) EMC
6 5 (1.77%) SAP
7 4 (1.42%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (1.42%) Google
7 4 (1.42%) PayPal
7 4 (1.42%) WorldPay
8 3 (1.06%) Hitachi
8 3 (1.06%) IBM
8 3 (1.06%) NetApp
9 2 (0.71%) Apple
9 2 (0.71%) CommVault
9 2 (0.71%) Orchard
9 2 (0.71%) Salesforce.com