Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Two-Factor Authentication skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Two-Factor Authentication over the 6 months to 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Two-Factor Authentication
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1019 1063 1103
Rank change year-on-year +44 +40 +67
Permanent jobs citing Two-Factor Authentication 81 128 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.074% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.080% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 52 106 90
UK median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +35.80% -10.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £41,875 £23,850
90th Percentile £78,750 £74,375 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +15.79% +62.39%

Two-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 132,595 159,849 158,891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.02% 91.96% 91.75%
Number of salaries quoted 104,054 128,360 129,452
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Two-Factor Authentication
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Two-Factor Authentication as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Two-Factor Authentication in the UK

Two-Factor Authentication
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Two-Factor Authentication.

Salary trend for Two-Factor Authentication in the UK

Two-Factor Authentication
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Two-Factor Authentication over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Two-Factor Authentication in the UK

Two-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 Two-Factor Authentication within the UK over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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 +77 78 £47,250 -14.09%
London +91 46 £47,500 -6.86%
UK excluding London +10 35 £45,000 -18.18%
North West +25 9 £45,000 -23.73%
North of England +9 9 £45,000 -23.73%
South West -9 7 £42,000 -23.64%
South East +5 6 £55,000 -
East of England +75 5 £45,000 -37.93%
Midlands +42 5 £42,500 +54.55%
West Midlands +34 5 £42,500 +54.55%
Scotland - 2 £52,500 -
Wales - 1 £61,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, IT jobs citing Two-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 Two-Factor Authentication.

1 81 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 52 (64.20%) Firewall
3 36 (44.44%) Windows
4 29 (35.80%) Finance
4 29 (35.80%) Vulnerability Management
5 26 (32.10%) LAN
5 26 (32.10%) VoIP
5 26 (32.10%) WAN
5 26 (32.10%) Active Directory
6 25 (30.86%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (28.40%) DNS
7 23 (28.40%) Cisco
7 23 (28.40%) ITIL
7 23 (28.40%) Management Information System
8 22 (27.16%) DHCP
8 22 (27.16%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (25.93%) Meraki
9 21 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
9 21 (25.93%) Microsoft
10 20 (24.69%) Network Security
11 19 (23.46%) VLAN
11 19 (23.46%) Windows 7
11 19 (23.46%) Windows 10
12 18 (22.22%) Windows Server
12 18 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (22.22%) MS Exchange
13 17 (20.99%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (20.99%) Wireless
13 17 (20.99%) Information Security
13 17 (20.99%) PowerShell

Two-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 18 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.47%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Infor M3
1 1 (1.23%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (18.52%) Office 365
2 14 (17.28%) OneDrive
3 12 (14.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 12 (14.81%) Dropbox
3 12 (14.81%) OpenDNS
4 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (6.17%) SaaS
6 4 (4.94%) Apigee
7 2 (2.47%) IaaS
7 2 (2.47%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.23%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 52 (64.20%) Firewall
2 26 (32.10%) LAN
2 26 (32.10%) VoIP
2 26 (32.10%) WAN
3 23 (28.40%) DNS
4 22 (27.16%) DHCP
5 20 (24.69%) Network Security
6 19 (23.46%) VLAN
7 17 (20.99%) Wi-Fi
7 17 (20.99%) Wireless
8 16 (19.75%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
10 13 (16.05%) WLAN
11 11 (13.58%) BGP
11 11 (13.58%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (13.58%) Internet
11 11 (13.58%) SSL
12 10 (12.35%) EIGRP
13 9 (11.11%) MPLS
13 9 (11.11%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.23%) Big Data
3 1 (1.23%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 29 (35.80%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Retail
3 5 (6.17%) Financial Institution
3 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (20.99%) Architect
1 17 (20.99%) Security Architect
2 13 (16.05%) Network Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) IT Manager
3 12 (14.81%) Security Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Support Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) IT Support
6 9 (11.11%) Analyst
6 9 (11.11%) Identity Management Architect
6 9 (11.11%) IT Analyst
6 9 (11.11%) IT Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Architect
7 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 8 (9.88%) IT Architect
7 8 (9.88%) IT Security Analyst
7 8 (9.88%) IT Security Architect
7 8 (9.88%) IT Security Manager
7 8 (9.88%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.75%) LDAP
2 9 (11.11%) 802.1X
3 5 (6.17%) OAuth
3 5 (6.17%) SAML
4 4 (4.94%) .NET
4 4 (4.94%) Middleware
4 4 (4.94%) Node.js
4 4 (4.94%) SailPoint
5 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.23%) HTML
5 1 (1.23%) OAuth2
5 1 (1.23%) React
5 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) Management Information System
2 22 (27.16%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (19.75%) PKI
4 15 (18.52%) Data Centre
5 8 (9.88%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (7.41%) Driving Licence
7 4 (4.94%) Clustering
8 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.23%) EMC VNX
9 1 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.23%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.23%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.23%) User Experience
9 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (44.44%) Windows
2 19 (23.46%) Windows 10
2 19 (23.46%) Windows 7
3 18 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (11.11%) Linux
7 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 29 (35.80%) Vulnerability Management
3 25 (30.86%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (28.40%) ITIL
5 21 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
6 17 (20.99%) Information Security
7 16 (19.75%) Data Loss Prevention
7 16 (19.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 15 (18.52%) Risk Management
9 14 (17.28%) Identity Access Management
10 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (16.05%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (16.05%) Technical Leadership
11 12 (14.81%) Change Control
11 12 (14.81%) Collaborative Working
11 12 (14.81%) Configuration Management
11 12 (14.81%) IT Strategy
11 12 (14.81%) Service Delivery
12 11 (13.58%) Project Management
12 11 (13.58%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.99%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.64%) SQL
3 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.94%) C++
4 4 (4.94%) Java
4 4 (4.94%) Perl
4 4 (4.94%) PHP
4 4 (4.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (18.52%) CCNP
3 11 (13.58%) CCNA
4 6 (7.41%) CCSP
4 6 (7.41%) CISSP
5 4 (4.94%) SSCP
6 3 (3.70%) MCSE
6 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.47%) CEH
7 2 (2.47%) CISA
7 2 (2.47%) CISM
7 2 (2.47%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.23%) Degree
8 1 (1.23%) MCSA
8 1 (1.23%) VCP6
8 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (11.11%) GDPR
3 8 (9.88%) ISO 22301
3 8 (9.88%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.47%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (2.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (32.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.88%) Docker
2 8 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.70%) vSphere
4 2 (2.47%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.47%) XenApp
5 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.23%) Shibboleth
5 1 (1.23%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (18.52%) Single Sign-On
2 13 (16.05%) CA Single Sign-On
3 8 (9.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (9.88%) Mesos
3 8 (9.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (9.88%) SCCM
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 4 (4.94%) SCOM
5 2 (2.47%) WSUS
6 1 (1.23%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.23%) MOM
6 1 (1.23%) Nagios
6 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.23%) Puppet
6 1 (1.23%) QRadar
6 1 (1.23%) vRealize
6 1 (1.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) Cisco
2 21 (25.93%) Meraki
2 21 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.75%) SonicWALL
3 16 (19.75%) VMware
4 14 (17.28%) CA
5 12 (14.81%) ConnectWise
5 12 (14.81%) Qualys
5 12 (14.81%) Webroot
6 9 (11.11%) IBM
6 9 (11.11%) Okta
7 8 (9.88%) BT
7 8 (9.88%) Nimsoft
7 8 (9.88%) Red Hat
8 7 (8.64%) Blue Coat
8 7 (8.64%) F5
8 7 (8.64%) Fortinet
8 7 (8.64%) Palo Alto
9 6 (7.41%) Juniper
10 5 (6.17%) Sophos