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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 279 288 299
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 32 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 17
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £42,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £115,000 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
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
8403 8749 8676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.77% 83.12% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7243 7434 7776
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 £82,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 27 (45.76%) Finance
2 26 (44.07%) Information Security
3 19 (32.20%) Windows
4 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
4 16 (27.12%) Service Delivery
5 15 (25.42%) Cisco
5 15 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (25.42%) UNIX
6 14 (23.73%) Java
6 14 (23.73%) Firewall
6 14 (23.73%) Management Information System
7 13 (22.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (22.03%) CISSP
7 13 (22.03%) Oracle
7 13 (22.03%) VPN
8 11 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (18.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (18.64%) Degree
8 11 (18.64%) Security Architecture
9 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (16.95%) Project Management
10 9 (15.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (15.25%) Financial Institution
10 9 (15.25%) Security Management
10 9 (15.25%) Teradata
10 9 (15.25%) Python
10 9 (15.25%) Perl
10 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
10 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
10 9 (15.25%) Scala

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) Lync
2 2 (3.39%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) Firewall
2 13 (22.03%) VPN
3 6 (10.17%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (8.47%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (5.08%) LAN
5 3 (5.08%) WAN
5 3 (5.08%) DHCP
5 3 (5.08%) DNS
5 3 (5.08%) Network Security
6 2 (3.39%) VRRP
6 2 (3.39%) DMVPN
6 2 (3.39%) HSRP
6 2 (3.39%) Internet
6 2 (3.39%) MPLS
6 2 (3.39%) OSPF
6 2 (3.39%) BGP
6 2 (3.39%) EIGRP
6 2 (3.39%) VoIP
6 2 (3.39%) VPLS
6 2 (3.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (15.25%) Hadoop
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (6.78%) Big Data
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.69%) MySQL
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.69%) OLTP
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 27 (45.76%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Financial Institution
3 6 (10.17%) Legal
4 5 (8.47%) Billing
5 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.39%) Publishing
7 1 (1.69%) Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Retail
7 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.69%) Back Office
7 1 (1.69%) Law
7 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (15.25%) Network Engineer
2 8 (13.56%) Architect
3 7 (11.86%) Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Security Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Auditor
5 5 (8.47%) IT Support
5 5 (8.47%) Security Architect
5 5 (8.47%) IT Auditor
5 5 (8.47%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Support Manager
6 4 (6.78%) IT Support Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Product Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Auditor
7 3 (5.08%) Product Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Senior IT Auditor
7 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse Specialist
8 2 (3.39%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) REST
2 2 (3.39%) HTML
2 2 (3.39%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) J2EE
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.69%) CSS
3 1 (1.69%) XML
3 1 (1.69%) J2ME
3 1 (1.69%) WAP
3 1 (1.69%) SyncML
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.78%) PKI
5 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.08%) Open Source
5 3 (5.08%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (3.39%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.69%) Social Media
7 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.69%) iPhone
7 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.69%) GIS
7 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.69%) Clustering
7 1 (1.69%) Equities
7 1 (1.69%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Windows
2 15 (25.42%) UNIX
3 5 (8.47%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.78%) Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Information Security
2 16 (27.12%) Service Delivery
3 13 (22.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (18.64%) Security Architecture
5 10 (16.95%) Project Management
5 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.25%) Security Management
6 9 (15.25%) High Availability
6 9 (15.25%) Change Control
7 7 (11.86%) Information Security Management
7 7 (11.86%) Cyber Security
7 7 (11.86%) Incident Management
7 7 (11.86%) ITIL
7 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.17%) Identity Management
8 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.17%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (10.17%) Supplier Management
9 4 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (6.78%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) Java
2 9 (15.25%) Perl
2 9 (15.25%) Python
2 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
2 9 (15.25%) Scala
3 5 (8.47%) SQL
4 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.69%) PHP
4 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (22.03%) CISSP
3 11 (18.64%) Degree
4 8 (13.56%) CISA
5 7 (11.86%) CRISC
6 6 (10.17%) CISM
6 6 (10.17%) CCSP
6 6 (10.17%) CCNA
7 2 (3.39%) CCDA
7 2 (3.39%) CCDP
7 2 (3.39%) CCNP
8 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (15.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (13.56%) PCI DSS
4 7 (11.86%) COBIT
5 5 (8.47%) HIPAA
5 5 (8.47%) Basel II
6 4 (6.78%) QA
7 2 (3.39%) Data Quality
7 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (3.39%) BS7799
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.42%) Cisco
3 13 (22.03%) Oracle
4 9 (15.25%) Cloudera
4 9 (15.25%) RainStor
4 9 (15.25%) Teradata
5 6 (10.17%) Symantec
5 6 (10.17%) Sun
6 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.69%) F5
7 1 (1.69%) Facebook
7 1 (1.69%) Twitter
7 1 (1.69%) Informatica
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.69%) ESRI
7 1 (1.69%) Cognos
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