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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 294 309 280
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -29
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 17 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.33% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 32
Average salary £57,500 £61,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £71,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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
8888 10394 9542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.63% 82.97% 81.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7486 8673 8286
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 £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 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 6 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 25 (50.00%) Information Security
2 22 (44.00%) Finance
3 16 (32.00%) CISSP
3 16 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (30.00%) Windows
5 14 (28.00%) Project Management
5 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (26.00%) UNIX
6 13 (26.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (26.00%) Service Delivery
7 12 (24.00%) CISA
7 12 (24.00%) Risk Management
8 11 (22.00%) Management Information System
8 11 (22.00%) CISM
8 11 (22.00%) Python
8 11 (22.00%) Java
8 11 (22.00%) Perl
8 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (20.00%) Security Architecture
10 9 (18.00%) Scala
10 9 (18.00%) Hadoop
10 9 (18.00%) Change Control
10 9 (18.00%) High Availability
10 9 (18.00%) Cloudera
10 9 (18.00%) COBIT
10 9 (18.00%) RainStor
10 9 (18.00%) Shell Script
10 9 (18.00%) ITIL
10 9 (18.00%) Financial Institution
10 9 (18.00%) Teradata

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

For the 6 months to 6 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
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Firewall
1 8 (16.00%) VPN
2 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (10.00%) Network Security
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (18.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.00%) QlikView
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Financial Institution
3 8 (16.00%) Legal
4 6 (12.00%) Billing
5 2 (4.00%) Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Law
5 2 (4.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (12.00%) Architect
2 5 (10.00%) IT Auditor
2 5 (10.00%) Auditor
3 4 (8.00%) Support Manager
3 4 (8.00%) IT Support Manager
3 4 (8.00%) Consultant
3 4 (8.00%) IT Support
4 3 (6.00%) Security Manager
4 3 (6.00%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Head of Security
4 3 (6.00%) QlikView Consultant
4 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.00%) Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (6.00%) Senior IT Auditor
4 3 (6.00%) Senior Auditor
5 2 (4.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (4.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
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%) XHTML
2 1 (2.00%) Ajax
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (8.00%) Open Source
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.00%) Life Science
4 1 (2.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) UNIX
3 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Solaris
5 2 (4.00%) Android
5 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) 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 10 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 9 (18.00%) Change Control
6 9 (18.00%) High Availability
6 9 (18.00%) ITIL
7 8 (16.00%) Cyber Security
7 8 (16.00%) Supplier Management
8 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.00%) Security Management
8 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity
9 4 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity Management
10 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) Java
1 11 (22.00%) Perl
1 11 (22.00%) Python
2 9 (18.00%) Shell Script
2 9 (18.00%) Scala
3 6 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) CISSP
2 12 (24.00%) CISA
3 11 (22.00%) CISM
4 8 (16.00%) CRISC
5 5 (10.00%) Degree
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.00%) CCSP
8 1 (2.00%) CCNP
8 1 (2.00%) CCNA
8 1 (2.00%) PMP
8 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.00%) CEH
8 1 (2.00%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (18.00%) COBIT
3 7 (14.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 6 (12.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (6.00%) BS7799
6 2 (4.00%) Basel II
6 2 (4.00%) HIPAA
6 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
7 1 (2.00%) Solvency II
7 1 (2.00%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Teradata
2 9 (18.00%) Cloudera
2 9 (18.00%) RainStor
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
4 2 (4.00%) Symantec
4 2 (4.00%) Sun
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) Informatica
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
City, London
Red10
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago