Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regulatory Compliance
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 873 878 904
Rank change year-on-year +5 +26 -94
Permanent jobs citing Regulatory Compliance 261 332 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 181 224 235
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £87,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £51,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -2.38% -

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 146,225 165,096 168,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.56% 91.88% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 115,831 131,154 139,968
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,650 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Regulatory Compliance in the UK

Regulatory Compliance
Top 16 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 11 December 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 -19 247 £60,000 -7.69% 55
London -37 138 £67,500 -3.57% 18
UK excluding London +78 116 £51,250 - 45
South East +34 40 £57,500 -0.86% 9
North of England +51 31 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Midlands +44 20 £47,500 +5.56% 7
Yorkshire +46 19 £40,200 -15.37% 6
East Midlands +38 18 £47,500 +26.67% 4
South West +27 18 £60,000 +11.63% 5
North West +18 11 £60,000 +0.84% 3
East of England +22 5 £72,250 +11.15% 5
West Midlands +13 5 £45,000 - 3
Scotland +3 3 £50,000 -11.50% 5
Wales -7 1 £47,500 +18.75% 2
North East - 1 £85,000 - 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 116 (44.44%) Information Security
2 112 (42.91%) Finance
3 83 (31.80%) CISSP
4 69 (26.44%) Degree
5 65 (24.90%) Risk Management
6 55 (21.07%) GDPR
7 52 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (19.54%) Cybersecurity
9 46 (17.62%) Project Management
10 44 (16.86%) Legal
10 44 (16.86%) CISA
10 44 (16.86%) Data Protection
10 44 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
11 43 (16.48%) CISM
12 41 (15.71%) Change Management
12 41 (15.71%) Management Information System
13 40 (15.33%) Analytics
14 39 (14.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 39 (14.94%) Firewall
15 37 (14.18%) Computer Science
16 36 (13.79%) Microsoft
17 35 (13.41%) Banking
18 33 (12.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 33 (12.64%) Computer Science Degree
19 32 (12.26%) ITIL
19 32 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
20 31 (11.88%) SIEM
21 30 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
22 29 (11.11%) LAN
22 29 (11.11%) WAN

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 6 (2.30%) IIS
2 5 (1.92%) Confluence
3 3 (1.15%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.15%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.77%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.38%) Apache
5 1 (0.38%) Appian
5 1 (0.38%) JBoss
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (4.60%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (1.92%) SAP BPC
1 5 (1.92%) SAP GRC
1 5 (1.92%) SAP GTS
1 5 (1.92%) SAP MDG
1 5 (1.92%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.53%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.77%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.13%) SaaS
4 5 (1.92%) PaaS
5 4 (1.53%) Apigee
5 4 (1.53%) Office 365
6 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.15%) IaaS
6 3 (1.15%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.38%) GitHub
7 1 (0.38%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 39 (14.94%) Firewall
2 29 (11.11%) LAN
2 29 (11.11%) WAN
3 20 (7.66%) DNS
4 18 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 18 (6.90%) Wireless
5 17 (6.51%) SSL
6 16 (6.13%) SMTP
7 14 (5.36%) Network Security
8 10 (3.83%) Internet
9 6 (2.30%) MPLS
10 5 (1.92%) VPN
11 4 (1.53%) VoIP
12 2 (0.77%) BGP
12 2 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.77%) DHCP
12 2 (0.77%) Intranet
12 2 (0.77%) OSPF
12 2 (0.77%) SCCP
12 2 (0.77%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.13%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (4.98%) Power BI
3 8 (3.07%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.68%) Big Data
4 7 (2.68%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.68%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.30%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.92%) Informix
6 5 (1.92%) NuoDB
6 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (1.92%) SAP BW
6 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.15%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.30%) JIRA
3 5 (1.92%) Toad
4 3 (1.15%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.77%) Grunt
5 2 (0.77%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.38%) Bower
6 1 (0.38%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.38%) gulp
6 1 (0.38%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.38%) Mocha
6 1 (0.38%) QUnit
6 1 (0.38%) Selenium
6 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.38%) webpack
6 1 (0.38%) WiX
General
1 112 (42.91%) Finance
2 44 (16.86%) Legal
3 35 (13.41%) Banking
4 16 (6.13%) Retail
5 13 (4.98%) Advertising
6 11 (4.21%) Marketing
7 8 (3.07%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.30%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.30%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.30%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.92%) Law
9 5 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.15%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.77%) Back Office
12 1 (0.38%) Billing
12 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 55 (21.07%) Analyst
2 28 (10.73%) Security Manager
3 24 (9.20%) IT Manager
4 21 (8.05%) Business Analyst
5 18 (6.90%) Security Analyst
6 17 (6.51%) Compliance Manager
6 17 (6.51%) Information Manager
6 17 (6.51%) Information Security Manager
7 15 (5.75%) Consultant
8 14 (5.36%) Risk Manager
8 14 (5.36%) Security Consultant
8 14 (5.36%) Security Specialist
9 13 (4.98%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (4.60%) Architect
10 12 (4.60%) Head of Security
10 12 (4.60%) IT Risk Manager
11 11 (4.21%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 11 (4.21%) Senior Security Analyst
12 10 (3.83%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 10 (3.83%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.30%) Node.js
1 6 (2.30%) REST
2 5 (1.92%) .NET
2 5 (1.92%) AngularJS
2 5 (1.92%) EDI
2 5 (1.92%) JSON
2 5 (1.92%) Spring
3 4 (1.53%) CGI
3 4 (1.53%) SOAP
3 4 (1.53%) XML
3 4 (1.53%) YAML
4 3 (1.15%) HTML
4 3 (1.15%) OAuth
4 3 (1.15%) OAuth2
4 3 (1.15%) OpenID
4 3 (1.15%) React
4 3 (1.15%) Swagger
4 3 (1.15%) Vue.js
5 2 (0.77%) CSS
5 2 (0.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (15.71%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.98%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (4.60%) Smart Energy
5 11 (4.21%) Security Operations Centre
6 10 (3.83%) Fintech
6 10 (3.83%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.83%) Reinsurance
7 9 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (3.45%) NHS
7 9 (3.45%) User Experience
8 8 (3.07%) CMDB
8 8 (3.07%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 7 (2.68%) Online Banking
10 6 (2.30%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (2.30%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.92%) Life Science
11 5 (1.92%) PKI
11 5 (1.92%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.43%) Linux
2 19 (7.28%) Windows
3 12 (4.60%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.83%) Unix
5 7 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.92%) Solaris
7 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.53%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.15%) AIX
10 2 (0.77%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (44.44%) Information Security
2 65 (24.90%) Risk Management
3 52 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (19.54%) Cybersecurity
5 46 (17.62%) Project Management
6 44 (16.86%) Data Protection
7 41 (15.71%) Change Management
8 40 (15.33%) Analytics
9 37 (14.18%) Computer Science
10 32 (12.26%) ITIL
10 32 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (11.88%) SIEM
12 30 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (9.20%) Internal Audit
14 23 (8.81%) Data Privacy
14 23 (8.81%) Incident Management
14 23 (8.81%) SDLC
14 23 (8.81%) Security Architecture
15 22 (8.43%) Business Continuity
15 22 (8.43%) Compliance Audit
Programming Languages
1 25 (9.58%) SQL
2 24 (9.20%) C
3 22 (8.43%) PowerShell
3 22 (8.43%) Python
4 17 (6.51%) Perl
5 16 (6.13%) VBScript
6 9 (3.45%) C#
7 8 (3.07%) Java
8 7 (2.68%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.92%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.53%) ABAP
10 4 (1.53%) X++
11 2 (0.77%) C++
12 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.38%) ES6
12 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.38%) PHP
12 1 (0.38%) R
12 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 83 (31.80%) CISSP
2 69 (26.44%) Degree
3 44 (16.86%) CISA
4 43 (16.48%) CISM
5 33 (12.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (7.66%) GIAC
7 12 (4.60%) CRISC
7 12 (4.60%) ISACA
7 12 (4.60%) PMI Certification
8 11 (4.21%) PMP
9 8 (3.07%) CREST Certified
9 8 (3.07%) OSCP
9 8 (3.07%) SANS
10 7 (2.68%) CEH
10 7 (2.68%) Security Cleared
11 6 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.92%) IISP
12 5 (1.92%) SAP Certification
13 3 (1.15%) CCNA
13 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (21.07%) GDPR
2 39 (14.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (12.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 24 (9.20%) PCI DSS
5 16 (6.13%) SAS 70
5 16 (6.13%) Solvency II
6 13 (4.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 13 (4.98%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 9 (3.45%) SLA
8 8 (3.07%) Cyber Essentials
8 8 (3.07%) QA
9 5 (1.92%) GxP
10 4 (1.53%) COSO
11 3 (1.15%) COBIT
11 3 (1.15%) Data Quality
11 3 (1.15%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (1.15%) FATCA
11 3 (1.15%) HIPAA
11 3 (1.15%) IFRS
11 3 (1.15%) PSD2
System Software
1 8 (3.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.53%) Docker
5 3 (1.15%) XenApp
6 2 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.77%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.38%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (3.07%) CSIRT
2 5 (1.92%) Control-M
2 5 (1.92%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (1.92%) RSA Archer
2 5 (1.92%) SCCM
2 5 (1.92%) Unicenter
3 2 (0.77%) Nagios
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.77%) WSUS
4 1 (0.38%) Ansible
4 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 36 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.13%) Splunk
3 12 (4.60%) Oracle
3 12 (4.60%) SAP
3 12 (4.60%) Symantec
3 12 (4.60%) VMware
4 8 (3.07%) BMC
4 8 (3.07%) CA
4 8 (3.07%) Cisco
5 7 (2.68%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.30%) IBM
6 6 (2.30%) ServiceNow
6 6 (2.30%) Tableau
7 5 (1.92%) ArcSight
7 5 (1.92%) Ariba
7 5 (1.92%) Remedy
7 5 (1.92%) Sybase
8 4 (1.53%) Blue Prism
8 4 (1.53%) Citrix
8 4 (1.53%) Google