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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 285 300 326
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +26
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 21 36 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.30% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.36% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 11
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £81,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
8992 9925 9608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.41% 81.87% 80.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7710 8519 8740
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014, 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 32 (51.61%) Windows
2 24 (38.71%) Finance
3 22 (35.48%) Information Security
4 21 (33.87%) Cisco
5 20 (32.26%) Firewall
6 18 (29.03%) VPN
6 18 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (25.81%) Degree
8 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
9 14 (22.58%) Linux
10 13 (20.97%) UNIX
10 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (19.35%) Management Information System
12 11 (17.74%) SQL
12 11 (17.74%) Oracle
12 11 (17.74%) Symantec
12 11 (17.74%) CISSP
13 10 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (16.13%) Information Security Management
13 10 (16.13%) Security Management
14 9 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (14.52%) Identity Management
14 9 (14.52%) Sun
14 9 (14.52%) CCSP
14 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
14 9 (14.52%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (14.52%) Oracle Identity Management
14 9 (14.52%) Kalman Filter
15 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (12.90%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 (9.68%) Apache
2 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.23%) JBoss
3 2 (3.23%) Lync
3 2 (3.23%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (1.61%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
1 2 (3.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) Firewall
2 18 (29.03%) VPN
3 9 (14.52%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (9.68%) Network Security
5 5 (8.06%) WAN
6 4 (6.45%) DHCP
6 4 (6.45%) LAN
6 4 (6.45%) DNS
7 3 (4.84%) Wireless
8 2 (3.23%) VRRP
8 2 (3.23%) VoIP
8 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.23%) Internet
8 2 (3.23%) MPLS
8 2 (3.23%) OSPF
8 2 (3.23%) BGP
8 2 (3.23%) EIGRP
8 2 (3.23%) VPLS
8 2 (3.23%) DMVPN
8 2 (3.23%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.06%) MySQL
3 5 (8.06%) Big Data
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.45%) OLTP
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Selenium
2 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (38.71%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Publishing
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
4 2 (3.23%) Electronics
4 2 (3.23%) Law
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Analyst
2 10 (16.13%) Network Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Security Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) IT Security Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Security Officer
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Product Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.45%) DBA
6 4 (6.45%) Product Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Senior DBA
7 3 (4.84%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) HTML
2 4 (6.45%) REST
3 3 (4.84%) LAMP
3 3 (4.84%) CSS
4 2 (3.23%) jQuery
4 2 (3.23%) .NET
4 2 (3.23%) J2EE
4 2 (3.23%) Sass
5 1 (1.61%) RESTful
5 1 (1.61%) Web Services
5 1 (1.61%) XML
5 1 (1.61%) J2ME
5 1 (1.61%) WAP
5 1 (1.61%) SyncML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
2 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (19.35%) Management Information System
4 7 (11.29%) PKI
5 5 (8.06%) Data Structures
6 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
6 4 (6.45%) Clustering
7 2 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (3.23%) Hedge funds
7 2 (3.23%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.61%) Equities
8 1 (1.61%) CESG
8 1 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.61%) GIS
8 1 (1.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (51.61%) Windows
2 14 (22.58%) Linux
3 13 (20.97%) UNIX
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.23%) CentOS
6 2 (3.23%) Solaris
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.61%) Android
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Information Security
2 10 (16.13%) Information Security Management
2 10 (16.13%) Security Management
3 9 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (14.52%) Identity Management
3 9 (14.52%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.29%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (11.29%) Business Continuity
6 6 (9.68%) BCP
6 6 (9.68%) Business Continuity Planning
6 6 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (9.68%) Security Architecture
7 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.06%) Load Balancing
7 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.06%) SOA
7 5 (8.06%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (8.06%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) SQL
2 7 (11.29%) Java
3 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.45%) PHP
4 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.84%) Perl
5 2 (3.23%) C#
5 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.23%) AWK
5 2 (3.23%) Korn
5 2 (3.23%) C-shell
5 2 (3.23%) sed
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (25.81%) Degree
3 11 (17.74%) CISSP
4 9 (14.52%) CCSP
5 6 (9.68%) CCNA
6 2 (3.23%) CCDA
6 2 (3.23%) CCDP
6 2 (3.23%) CCNP
6 2 (3.23%) CISA
6 2 (3.23%) CISM
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.68%) QA
3 5 (8.06%) PCI DSS
4 4 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (6.45%) Data Quality
5 3 (4.84%) Basel II
5 3 (4.84%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (6.45%) Nessus
3 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.61%) Puppet
4 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.61%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Cisco
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle
2 11 (17.74%) Symantec
3 9 (14.52%) Sun
4 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.45%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.84%) VMware
6 3 (4.84%) Facebook
7 2 (3.23%) F5
7 2 (3.23%) Google
7 2 (3.23%) NetApp
7 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.23%) HP
7 2 (3.23%) Sybase
7 2 (3.23%) IBM
8 1 (1.61%) Cognos
8 1 (1.61%) Citrix
8 1 (1.61%) CA
8 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.61%) ESRI
City, London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £1 per annum + COMP
Posted: 18 days ago