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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 295 308 312
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 19 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.34% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 10
Average salary £50,250 £50,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% -24.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,200 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
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
8938 10016 9253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.18% 82.39% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7732 8531 8371
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 November 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 21 November 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 29 (52.73%) Windows
2 22 (40.00%) Cisco
2 22 (40.00%) Firewall
2 22 (40.00%) Information Security
3 20 (36.36%) Finance
3 20 (36.36%) VPN
4 19 (34.55%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (25.45%) Management Information System
5 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
5 14 (25.45%) Degree
6 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (23.64%) UNIX
6 13 (23.64%) Oracle
7 12 (21.82%) CISSP
7 12 (21.82%) Symantec
8 11 (20.00%) Linux
8 11 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 11 (20.00%) Information Security Management
8 11 (20.00%) Security Management
9 10 (18.18%) Identity Management
9 10 (18.18%) Sun
9 10 (18.18%) CCSP
9 10 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (18.18%) Oracle Identity Management
9 10 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
10 8 (14.55%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (5.45%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.64%) Lync
2 2 (3.64%) Facebook Platform
2 2 (3.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.64%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.00%) Firewall
2 20 (36.36%) VPN
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (10.91%) Network Security
5 5 (9.09%) WAN
6 4 (7.27%) DHCP
6 4 (7.27%) LAN
6 4 (7.27%) DNS
7 3 (5.45%) Wireless
8 2 (3.64%) VoIP
8 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.64%) Internet
8 2 (3.64%) MPLS
8 2 (3.64%) OSPF
8 2 (3.64%) BGP
8 2 (3.64%) EIGRP
8 2 (3.64%) HSRP
8 2 (3.64%) DMVPN
8 2 (3.64%) VRRP
8 2 (3.64%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.09%) Big Data
4 4 (7.27%) MySQL
5 3 (5.45%) OLTP
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Publishing
3 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Law
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
5 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Analyst
2 10 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Security Analyst
2 10 (18.18%) IT Security Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Architect
4 6 (10.91%) Security Officer
5 5 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Product Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Product Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Senior DBA
7 3 (5.45%) DBA
7 3 (5.45%) Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) HTML
1 4 (7.27%) REST
2 3 (5.45%) CSS
3 2 (3.64%) .NET
3 2 (3.64%) J2EE
3 2 (3.64%) Sass
3 2 (3.64%) LAMP
3 2 (3.64%) jQuery
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.82%) XML
4 1 (1.82%) J2ME
4 1 (1.82%) WAP
4 1 (1.82%) SyncML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Management Information System
1 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
2 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.91%) PKI
4 4 (7.27%) Data Structures
4 4 (7.27%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.45%) Clustering
6 2 (3.64%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (3.64%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.82%) Statistics
7 1 (1.82%) iPhone
7 1 (1.82%) Open Source
7 1 (1.82%) Social Media
7 1 (1.82%) Equities
7 1 (1.82%) CESG
7 1 (1.82%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.82%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 29 (52.73%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) UNIX
3 11 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.64%) CentOS
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.82%) Android
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Information Security
2 11 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 11 (20.00%) Security Management
3 10 (18.18%) Identity Management
3 10 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.91%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (10.91%) Business Continuity
5 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.91%) Security Architecture
6 5 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 5 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (9.09%) BCP
6 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.09%) SOA
6 5 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) Java
3 3 (5.45%) C#
3 3 (5.45%) PHP
3 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (25.45%) Degree
3 12 (21.82%) CISSP
4 10 (18.18%) CCSP
5 6 (10.91%) CCNA
6 2 (3.64%) CCDA
6 2 (3.64%) CCDP
6 2 (3.64%) CCNP
6 2 (3.64%) CISA
6 2 (3.64%) CISM
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.09%) QA
3 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (5.45%) Basel II
4 3 (5.45%) HIPAA
4 3 (5.45%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (7.27%) Nessus
3 2 (3.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) Cisco
2 13 (23.64%) Oracle
3 12 (21.82%) Symantec
4 10 (18.18%) Sun
5 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.27%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.45%) Facebook
7 3 (5.45%) VMware
8 2 (3.64%) Google
8 2 (3.64%) HP
8 2 (3.64%) NetApp
8 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.64%) F5
9 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.82%) Cognos
9 1 (1.82%) IronPort
9 1 (1.82%) ESRI
9 1 (1.82%) Twitter
9 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.82%) Aruba
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
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