The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 290 310 292
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 12 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.31% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 33
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £81,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Data Security
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8585 10464 9545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.53% 82.83% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7277 8749 8219
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,100 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Security
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Data Security Salary Trend in the City of London

Data Security
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Data Security Salary Histogram in the City of London

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 24 (48.00%) Information Security
2 21 (42.00%) Finance
3 15 (30.00%) CISSP
3 15 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (28.00%) Project Management
5 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (26.00%) Windows
5 13 (26.00%) Service Delivery
5 13 (26.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (24.00%) CISA
6 12 (24.00%) Risk Management
7 11 (22.00%) Python
7 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (22.00%) Java
7 11 (22.00%) Perl
7 11 (22.00%) UNIX
7 11 (22.00%) Security Architecture
8 10 (20.00%) CISM
8 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 9 (18.00%) Financial Institution
9 9 (18.00%) Teradata
9 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (18.00%) Shell Script
9 9 (18.00%) Scala
9 9 (18.00%) Hadoop
9 9 (18.00%) High Availability
9 9 (18.00%) Change Control
9 9 (18.00%) Cloudera
9 9 (18.00%) RainStor
10 8 (16.00%) COBIT

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Firewall
1 7 (14.00%) VPN
2 5 (10.00%) Network Security
3 4 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (18.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.00%) QlikView
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.00%) MySQL
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Financial Institution
3 8 (16.00%) Legal
4 6 (12.00%) Billing
5 3 (6.00%) Marketing
6 2 (4.00%) Banking
6 2 (4.00%) Retail
6 2 (4.00%) Law
7 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.00%) French Language
7 1 (2.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (12.00%) Architect
2 4 (8.00%) Auditor
2 4 (8.00%) IT Support
2 4 (8.00%) IT Support Manager
2 4 (8.00%) Support Manager
2 4 (8.00%) Consultant
2 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (8.00%) IT Auditor
3 3 (6.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (6.00%) IT Security Manager
3 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (6.00%) Senior IT Auditor
3 3 (6.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (6.00%) Developer
3 3 (6.00%) Head of Security
3 3 (6.00%) Security Solutions Architect
3 3 (6.00%) Senior Auditor
3 3 (6.00%) QlikView Consultant
4 2 (4.00%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (4.00%) Head of Data Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) XHTML
2 1 (2.00%) CSS
2 1 (2.00%) SOAP
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) XSD
2 1 (2.00%) XSLT
2 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (8.00%) Open Source
3 3 (6.00%) PKI
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) Hedge funds
4 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.00%) Life Science
5 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) UNIX
3 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Android
5 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Information Security
2 14 (28.00%) Project Management
3 13 (26.00%) Service Delivery
3 13 (26.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (24.00%) Risk Management
5 11 (22.00%) Security Architecture
6 9 (18.00%) High Availability
6 9 (18.00%) Change Control
7 8 (16.00%) Supplier Management
7 8 (16.00%) Cyber Security
7 8 (16.00%) ITIL
8 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity
9 4 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (8.00%) Security Management
10 3 (6.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) Python
1 11 (22.00%) Java
1 11 (22.00%) Perl
2 9 (18.00%) Shell Script
2 9 (18.00%) Scala
3 6 (12.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) CISSP
2 12 (24.00%) CISA
3 10 (20.00%) CISM
4 7 (14.00%) CRISC
5 4 (8.00%) Degree
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.00%) CEH
7 1 (2.00%) ISSMP
7 1 (2.00%) PMP
7 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.00%) CCSP
7 1 (2.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (16.00%) COBIT
3 7 (14.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (12.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (6.00%) BS7799
6 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
6 2 (4.00%) Solvency II
6 2 (4.00%) HIPAA
6 2 (4.00%) Basel II
7 1 (2.00%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Teradata
2 9 (18.00%) Cloudera
2 9 (18.00%) RainStor
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) CA
4 1 (2.00%) Informatica
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) Sun
4 1 (2.00%) Symantec
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 55K to 65K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago