The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 102 108 116
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 5 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.36% 0.67% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.81% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 4
Average salary £53,000 £58,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.01% +42.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £35,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £42,050
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +5.55%
Data Security
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1191 1488 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.44% 83.69% 79.37%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1182 1130
Average salary £44,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Data Security
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Cambridge

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Data Security
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Informatics
3 3 (60.00%) Robotics
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Postgraduate
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) LIMS
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Market Research
5 1 (20.00%) RHCE
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (20.00%) RHCA

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) LIMS
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Informatics
1 3 (60.00%) Robotics
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Bioinformatics
2 2 (40.00%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (20.00%) RHCE
3 1 (20.00%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp