Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Two-Factor Authentication
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1075 1108 1166
Rank change year-on-year +33 +58 +26
Permanent jobs citing Two-Factor Authentication 77 91 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.052% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.057% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 70 81 49
UK median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -18.33% +22.45%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £85,000 £114,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +16.22% +8.82% -13.27%

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 148,908 159,518 173,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.04% 91.56% 90.90%
Number of salaries quoted 118,438 125,808 144,551
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Two-Factor Authentication in the UK

Two-Factor Authentication
Top 11 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 21 October 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 +40 77 £52,500 -4.55% 13
UK excluding London +51 59 £53,750 +16.22% 11
South West +17 19 £65,000 +30.00% 1
South East +28 18 £32,500 -31.58% 3
London +17 18 £51,000 -36.25% 3
North of England +56 17 £52,500 +54.41% 3
North West +20 10 £60,000 +75.70% 3
Yorkshire +33 7 £52,500 +60.19%
East of England +13 4 £44,000 -39.31%
West Midlands +31 1 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Midlands +29 1 £42,500 +6.25% 3

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 77 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 30 (38.96%) VPN
2 30 (38.96%) Firewall
3 23 (29.87%) Windows
4 22 (28.57%) Cisco
4 22 (28.57%) Finance
4 22 (28.57%) Network Security
4 22 (28.57%) NetScaler
4 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (27.27%) XenApp
6 20 (25.97%) XenDesktop
6 20 (25.97%) PowerShell
6 20 (25.97%) DNS
6 20 (25.97%) Citrix
7 19 (24.68%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
7 19 (24.68%) VMware
8 18 (23.38%) MPLS
8 18 (23.38%) Juniper
9 17 (22.08%) WLAN
10 16 (20.78%) WAN
10 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
10 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (20.78%) AngularJS
10 16 (20.78%) F5
11 15 (19.48%) Big Data
11 15 (19.48%) User Experience
11 15 (19.48%) Blockchain
11 15 (19.48%) Greenfield Project

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 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.19%) Apache
2 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.90%) IIS
3 3 (3.90%) JBoss
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.60%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.30%) Confluence
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.30%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (10.39%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 7 (9.09%) Office 365
5 4 (5.19%) OpenDNS
6 3 (3.90%) Dropbox
6 3 (3.90%) OneDrive
6 3 (3.90%) SaaS
7 1 (1.30%) Akamai
7 1 (1.30%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 30 (38.96%) Firewall
1 30 (38.96%) VPN
2 22 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 22 (28.57%) Network Security
3 20 (25.97%) DNS
4 18 (23.38%) MPLS
5 17 (22.08%) WLAN
6 16 (20.78%) WAN
7 15 (19.48%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (16.88%) Cisco ISE
8 13 (16.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (16.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 13 (16.88%) VPLS
9 12 (15.58%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (15.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 12 (15.58%) NX-OS
10 10 (12.99%) DHCP
11 9 (11.69%) SSL
12 8 (10.39%) BGP
12 8 (10.39%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) Big Data
1 15 (19.48%) Blockchain
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.30%) GIS
3 1 (1.30%) MySQL
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (19.48%) Selenium
2 12 (15.58%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.30%) AppScan
3 1 (1.30%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Publishing
4 2 (2.60%) Law
5 1 (1.30%) Military
5 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (16.88%) Security Specialist
2 12 (15.58%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 11 (14.29%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
3 11 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 11 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
4 10 (12.99%) Administrator
4 10 (12.99%) Network Specialist
5 8 (10.39%) Salesforce Administrator
5 8 (10.39%) Security Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Network Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Team Leader
8 5 (6.49%) Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Angular Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Security Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.78%) AngularJS
2 9 (11.69%) React
3 8 (10.39%) LDAP
3 8 (10.39%) Visualforce
4 7 (9.09%) .NET
5 6 (7.79%) SAML
5 6 (7.79%) Web Services
6 4 (5.19%) OAuth
6 4 (5.19%) OpenID
7 3 (3.90%) SPNEGO
7 3 (3.90%) XACML
8 2 (2.60%) HTML
9 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.30%) CSS
9 1 (1.30%) CSS3
9 1 (1.30%) HTML5
9 1 (1.30%) jQuery
9 1 (1.30%) LAMP
9 1 (1.30%) PhoneGap
9 1 (1.30%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.48%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (19.48%) User Experience
3 5 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.19%) Clustering
4 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.19%) PKI
5 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.60%) Life Science
6 2 (2.60%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) iPad
7 1 (1.30%) iPhone
7 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.87%) Windows
2 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (10.39%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.49%) Windows 10
4 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.19%) Linux
5 4 (5.19%) Unix
6 2 (2.60%) Android
7 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.48%) Artificial Intelligence
3 15 (19.48%) Unit Testing
4 11 (14.29%) Information Security
4 11 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 10 (12.99%) ITIL
5 10 (12.99%) SIEM
6 9 (11.69%) Load Balancing
7 8 (10.39%) CRUD
7 8 (10.39%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (10.39%) ERP
7 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (9.09%) Change Management
8 7 (9.09%) Security Operations
8 7 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (7.79%) Migration
9 6 (7.79%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.97%) PowerShell
2 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.88%) Python
4 8 (10.39%) Apex Code
4 8 (10.39%) SOQL
4 8 (10.39%) SOSL
5 3 (3.90%) C#
5 3 (3.90%) Java
6 2 (2.60%) SQL
7 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (19.48%) CCNP
3 14 (18.18%) CCIE
4 7 (9.09%) CCNA
5 6 (7.79%) CISSP
6 5 (6.49%) CEH
7 4 (5.19%) CCAA
7 4 (5.19%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (5.19%) Degree
8 3 (3.90%) CCIE Security
8 3 (3.90%) CISA
8 3 (3.90%) CISM
9 2 (2.60%) GISF
9 2 (2.60%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.60%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.60%) Master's Degree
9 2 (2.60%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.60%) GDPR
4 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (27.27%) XenApp
2 20 (25.97%) XenDesktop
3 14 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (15.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (7.79%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.19%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (5.19%) vSphere
7 1 (1.30%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) Puppet
1 12 (15.58%) Terraform
2 4 (5.19%) EdgeSight
2 4 (5.19%) SCOM
2 4 (5.19%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.30%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.30%) Nessus
3 1 (1.30%) Nmap
3 1 (1.30%) Proventia
3 1 (1.30%) RSA enVision
3 1 (1.30%) SCCM
3 1 (1.30%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.30%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) Cisco
2 20 (25.97%) Citrix
3 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.68%) VMware
4 18 (23.38%) Juniper
5 16 (20.78%) F5
6 15 (19.48%) Blue Coat
7 14 (18.18%) CheckPoint
8 13 (16.88%) Google
8 13 (16.88%) Zscaler
9 12 (15.58%) Imperva
9 12 (15.58%) Infoblox
10 8 (10.39%) Pardot
10 8 (10.39%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (6.49%) Meraki
12 4 (5.19%) ConnectWise
12 4 (5.19%) Fortinet
12 4 (5.19%) HP
12 4 (5.19%) SonicWALL
12 4 (5.19%) Webroot