Period
to 22 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regulatory Compliance
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 880 864 914
Rank change year-on-year -16 +50 -72
Permanent jobs citing Regulatory Compliance 280 332 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 207 235 232
UK median annual salary £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.83% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £41,900 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.50% - -4.76%

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 151,569 161,769 176,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.03% 91.55% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120,615 127,769 147,064
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,125 £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% - -

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 September 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 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 -13 255 £63,500 +5.83% 50
UK excluding London +60 141 £56,750 +13.50% 31
London -61 133 £67,500 -1.46% 23
South East +49 60 £63,500 +49.41% 6
North of England +37 32 £50,000 - 4
Midlands +38 20 £45,000 +32.35% 3
North West +16 20 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Yorkshire +42 12 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands +32 12 £45,000 +16.13% 2
East Midlands - 12 £45,000 - 1
Scotland -5 10 £57,500 +4.07% 2
South West +15 8 £56,000 +86.67% 5
East of England +5 8 £77,500 +19.23% 8
Wales +9 5 £35,000 - 3
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 147 (52.50%) Finance
2 120 (42.86%) Information Security
3 82 (29.29%) CISSP
4 78 (27.86%) Risk Management
5 73 (26.07%) Analytical Skills
6 62 (22.14%) Degree
7 59 (21.07%) GDPR
8 58 (20.71%) Cybersecurity
9 53 (18.93%) Problem-Solving
10 50 (17.86%) Legal
11 49 (17.50%) Management Information System
11 49 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (16.43%) Banking
13 45 (16.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 38 (13.57%) Business Continuity
15 37 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 37 (13.21%) Project Management
15 37 (13.21%) Analytics
16 36 (12.86%) CISM
17 35 (12.50%) CISA
17 35 (12.50%) Data Protection
18 33 (11.79%) Computer Science
19 31 (11.07%) Risk Assessment
20 30 (10.71%) Firewall
20 30 (10.71%) Data Security
20 30 (10.71%) LAN
20 30 (10.71%) WAN
20 30 (10.71%) Security Architecture
20 30 (10.71%) Data Privacy
21 29 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure

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 14 (5.00%) IIS
2 4 (1.43%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.07%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.71%) Apache
4 2 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.71%) SAS
4 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.71%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.36%) Appian
5 1 (0.36%) Confluence
5 1 (0.36%) JBoss
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (4.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.50%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.79%) SAP BPC
2 5 (1.79%) SAP GRC
2 5 (1.79%) SAP GTS
2 5 (1.79%) SAP MDG
2 5 (1.79%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.36%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.57%) SaaS
4 7 (2.50%) PaaS
5 5 (1.79%) IaaS
6 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) npm
7 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.71%) Firewall
1 30 (10.71%) LAN
1 30 (10.71%) WAN
2 21 (7.50%) Wireless
3 19 (6.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 19 (6.79%) SSL
4 18 (6.43%) DNS
5 16 (5.71%) SMTP
6 14 (5.00%) Internet
7 12 (4.29%) Network Security
8 9 (3.21%) MPLS
8 9 (3.21%) VPN
9 4 (1.43%) Intranet
10 3 (1.07%) IPsec
11 2 (0.71%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (0.71%) SMS
12 1 (0.36%) Cisco Wireless
12 1 (0.36%) DHCP
12 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (3.21%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.50%) Blockchain
3 7 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 7 (2.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.14%) Big Data
4 6 (2.14%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.79%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.79%) Informix
5 5 (1.79%) NuoDB
5 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (1.79%) SAP BW
5 5 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.07%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Toad
2 4 (1.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.07%) Artifactory
3 3 (1.07%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.07%) JIRA
3 3 (1.07%) JMeter
3 3 (1.07%) NUnit
3 3 (1.07%) Selenium
3 3 (1.07%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (1.07%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.07%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.36%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.36%) JUnit
5 1 (0.36%) Mocha
5 1 (0.36%) Mockito
5 1 (0.36%) QUnit
5 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 147 (52.50%) Finance
2 50 (17.86%) Legal
3 46 (16.43%) Banking
4 12 (4.29%) Retail
5 9 (3.21%) Advertising
6 8 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.50%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.14%) Marketing
9 5 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.43%) Back Office
10 4 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.43%) Private Banking
11 3 (1.07%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.07%) Law
11 3 (1.07%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.71%) Front Office
13 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.36%) Billing
13 1 (0.36%) Electronics
13 1 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (16.43%) Analyst
2 36 (12.86%) Security Manager
3 25 (8.93%) Consultant
4 23 (8.21%) Information Manager
5 22 (7.86%) Information Security Manager
6 18 (6.43%) Security Analyst
7 17 (6.07%) Architect
8 15 (5.36%) Security Consultant
9 13 (4.64%) Security Officer
10 12 (4.29%) IT Manager
10 12 (4.29%) Security Specialist
11 11 (3.93%) Business Analyst
11 11 (3.93%) Compliance Manager
11 11 (3.93%) Information Analyst
12 10 (3.57%) Information Officer
12 10 (3.57%) Information Security Analyst
12 10 (3.57%) Information Security Officer
12 10 (3.57%) Risk Manager
13 9 (3.21%) IT Security Manager
14 8 (2.86%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.86%) .NET
2 4 (1.43%) HTML
3 3 (1.07%) CGI
3 3 (1.07%) Gherkin
3 3 (1.07%) Middleware
3 3 (1.07%) Web Services
4 2 (0.71%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.71%) Node.js
4 2 (0.71%) React
4 2 (0.71%) REST
4 2 (0.71%) Spring
4 2 (0.71%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.36%) Chai
5 1 (0.36%) JSON
5 1 (0.36%) Lucene
5 1 (0.36%) Redux
5 1 (0.36%) RxJS
5 1 (0.36%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (0.36%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 73 (26.07%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (17.50%) Management Information System
3 33 (11.79%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.64%) Data Protection Act
5 12 (4.29%) Fintech
5 12 (4.29%) NHS
6 11 (3.93%) Data Centre
7 9 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (2.86%) CMDB
8 8 (2.86%) Online Banking
9 7 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (2.50%) Life Science
9 7 (2.50%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.14%) User Experience
11 5 (1.79%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.43%) Freedom of Information
12 4 (1.43%) PKI
12 4 (1.43%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.57%) Windows
2 15 (5.36%) Linux
3 13 (4.64%) Unix
4 12 (4.29%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.79%) Solaris
6 5 (1.79%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.07%) AIX
7 3 (1.07%) VMS
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (42.86%) Information Security
2 78 (27.86%) Risk Management
3 58 (20.71%) Cybersecurity
4 53 (18.93%) Problem-Solving
5 49 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (13.57%) Business Continuity
7 37 (13.21%) Analytics
7 37 (13.21%) Project Management
7 37 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (12.50%) Data Protection
9 31 (11.07%) Risk Assessment
10 30 (10.71%) Data Privacy
10 30 (10.71%) Data Security
10 30 (10.71%) Security Architecture
11 28 (10.00%) Internal Audit
12 27 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (8.93%) ITIL
14 24 (8.57%) Data Governance
15 23 (8.21%) Change Management
16 21 (7.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (10.36%) Python
2 26 (9.29%) C
3 24 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 17 (6.07%) Perl
4 17 (6.07%) SQL
5 16 (5.71%) VBScript
6 5 (1.79%) Java
6 5 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.43%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.43%) PHP
8 3 (1.07%) C#
8 3 (1.07%) R
8 3 (1.07%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.71%) Java 8
9 2 (0.71%) Scala
10 1 (0.36%) C++
10 1 (0.36%) ES6
10 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (29.29%) CISSP
2 62 (22.14%) Degree
3 36 (12.86%) CISM
4 35 (12.50%) CISA
5 24 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (7.14%) GIAC
7 13 (4.64%) IISP
8 11 (3.93%) PMI Certification
9 10 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (3.57%) ISACA
9 10 (3.57%) PMP
10 9 (3.21%) CISMP
11 7 (2.50%) CCNA
12 6 (2.14%) Security Cleared
13 5 (1.79%) MCSE
13 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (1.79%) SAP Certification
14 3 (1.07%) CRISC
14 3 (1.07%) PhD
14 3 (1.07%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (21.07%) GDPR
2 45 (16.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (9.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 24 (8.57%) PCI DSS
5 16 (5.71%) SAS 70
6 12 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 11 (3.93%) COBIT
8 10 (3.57%) Data Quality
9 8 (2.86%) QA
9 8 (2.86%) SLA
9 8 (2.86%) Solvency II
10 6 (2.14%) Cyber Essentials
11 5 (1.79%) GxP
12 4 (1.43%) COSO
12 4 (1.43%) ISO 22301
12 4 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 4 (1.43%) PMBOK
13 2 (0.71%) GPG13
13 2 (0.71%) PSD2
14 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.43%) XenApp
4 4 (1.43%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.71%) Docker
5 2 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (2.14%) SCCM
2 5 (1.79%) Control-M
2 5 (1.79%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (1.79%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (1.79%) RSA Archer
2 5 (1.79%) Unicenter
3 2 (0.71%) Nagios
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.71%) WSUS
4 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.36%) Puppet
4 1 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (5.71%) Splunk
2 15 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.00%) Oracle
4 13 (4.64%) VMware
5 10 (3.57%) SAP
6 8 (2.86%) BMC
6 8 (2.86%) CA
7 7 (2.50%) Cisco
8 6 (2.14%) Citrix
8 6 (2.14%) IBM
8 6 (2.14%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.79%) Ariba
9 5 (1.79%) Remedy
9 5 (1.79%) Sybase
9 5 (1.79%) Tableau
10 4 (1.43%) ArcSight
10 4 (1.43%) Blue Prism
10 4 (1.43%) Google
10 4 (1.43%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.43%) Symantec