The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 197 186 211
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +25
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 27 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.50% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.67% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 11
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
Data Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4318 4187 4348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.76% 74.04% 75.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2896 3174 3619
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Data Security
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Berkshire region.

Data Security Salary Trend in Berkshire

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Data Security
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +16 22 £57,500 -4.16%
Reading -8 4 £45,750 +1.66%
Newbury -1 1 £50,000 -37.50%
Data Security
South East

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security.

1 46 (68.66%) Active Directory
2 44 (65.67%) PCI DSS
3 42 (62.69%) Windows
4 39 (58.21%) Finance
5 38 (56.72%) SCCM
5 38 (56.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 37 (55.22%) Network Security
7 35 (52.24%) Websense
8 34 (50.75%) F5
9 28 (41.79%) ServiceNow
9 28 (41.79%) Kalman Filter
9 28 (41.79%) Change Management
10 22 (32.84%) ISA Server
10 22 (32.84%) ARCserve
10 22 (32.84%) DNS
10 22 (32.84%) DHCP
10 22 (32.84%) IIS
10 22 (32.84%) VMware ESXi
11 21 (31.34%) MS Office
11 21 (31.34%) MS Visio
11 21 (31.34%) McAfee
12 20 (29.85%) Cisco
13 17 (25.37%) Juniper
14 16 (23.88%) UNIX
14 16 (23.88%) KVM
15 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2013
15 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2003
15 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
16 13 (19.40%) ITIL

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (32.84%) IIS
2 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
2 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2003
2 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.48%) WordPress
3 3 (4.48%) NetWeaver
3 3 (4.48%) SAP Web AS
Applications
1 21 (31.34%) MS Office
1 21 (31.34%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.48%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (4.48%) SAP CO
1 3 (4.48%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (55.22%) Network Security
2 22 (32.84%) DHCP
2 22 (32.84%) DNS
3 11 (16.42%) SSL
4 9 (13.43%) Firewall
5 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.97%) LAN
6 4 (5.97%) VoIP
7 3 (4.48%) S/MIME
7 3 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.99%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (2.99%) Internet
8 2 (2.99%) OSPF
8 2 (2.99%) BGP
8 2 (2.99%) HTTP
9 1 (1.49%) LDAP
9 1 (1.49%) Wireless
9 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) MySQL
1 3 (4.48%) DB2
1 3 (4.48%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
General
1 39 (58.21%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (31.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (23.88%) Server Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Consultant
4 8 (11.94%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (8.96%) Architect
6 6 (8.96%) Principle Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Support Consultant
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Support Consultant
7 5 (7.46%) Operations Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Compliance Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) IT Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Support Officer
10 2 (2.99%) Information Security Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Security Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 2 (2.99%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) CLARiiON
2 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.99%) PKI
2 2 (2.99%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) EMV
3 1 (1.49%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 42 (62.69%) Windows
2 16 (23.88%) UNIX
3 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.46%) Linux
6 3 (4.48%) AIX
6 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.99%) CentOS
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) Change Management
1 28 (41.79%) Kalman Filter
2 13 (19.40%) ITIL
3 10 (14.93%) Change Control
4 9 (13.43%) Supplier Management
5 6 (8.96%) Data Protection
5 6 (8.96%) Brand Management
5 6 (8.96%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (5.97%) ITIL V3
6 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.48%) SOA
7 3 (4.48%) Information Security
7 3 (4.48%) SAP Security
7 3 (4.48%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (2.99%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (2.99%) Web Development
8 2 (2.99%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.99%) OO
9 1 (1.49%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) Java
2 3 (4.48%) C
2 3 (4.48%) C++
2 3 (4.48%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) ABAP
2 3 (4.48%) Python
3 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.99%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Degree
2 7 (10.45%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (8.96%) CCNA
3 6 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.99%) PCI QSA
4 2 (2.99%) CISSP
5 1 (1.49%) PMP
5 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (65.67%) PCI DSS
2 38 (56.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (8.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.49%) COBIT
4 1 (1.49%) COSO
System Software
1 46 (68.66%) Active Directory
2 22 (32.84%) ISA Server
2 22 (32.84%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (23.88%) KVM
4 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (56.72%) SCCM
2 22 (32.84%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Websense
2 34 (50.75%) F5
3 28 (41.79%) ServiceNow
4 21 (31.34%) McAfee
5 20 (29.85%) Cisco
6 17 (25.37%) Juniper
7 12 (17.91%) Oracle
8 6 (8.96%) Nokia
8 6 (8.96%) CheckPoint
8 6 (8.96%) Sourcefire
9 5 (7.46%) EMC
10 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (4.48%) SAP
10 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
11 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.99%) VMware
12 1 (1.49%) HP