The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 124 108 113
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 12 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.63% 0.83% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.96% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 3
Average salary £60,000 £41,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +28.90%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Data Security
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1683 1570 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.25% 86.50% 84.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1240 1166
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Data Security
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Bristol

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (66.67%) CISSP
1 10 (66.67%) Internet
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Data Privacy
1 10 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (46.67%) Digital Media
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (26.67%) Terminal Services
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) MS Office
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Lync
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.67%) Skype
5 1 (6.67%) Mimecast
5 1 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Clustering
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Lync
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Skype
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
1 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Data Privacy
1 10 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) VMware