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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 293 292 333
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +41
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 30 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.25% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.31% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 9
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +26.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
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
9363 9730 10360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.92% 81.98% 80.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7805 8490 9459
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 22 September 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 (49.23%) Windows
2 28 (43.08%) Finance
3 18 (27.69%) Cisco
4 17 (26.15%) Information Security
5 16 (24.62%) Firewall
6 15 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (23.08%) SQL
7 14 (21.54%) VPN
7 14 (21.54%) Degree
8 13 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 13 (20.00%) Linux
9 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
9 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (16.92%) Oracle
11 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
11 10 (15.38%) UNIX
11 10 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
12 9 (13.85%) Business Continuity
12 9 (13.85%) Symantec
12 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
12 9 (13.85%) CISSP
12 9 (13.85%) Data Modelling
12 9 (13.85%) Data Governance
12 9 (13.85%) Data Architecture
13 8 (12.31%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (12.31%) Information Security Management
13 8 (12.31%) Security Management
14 7 (10.77%) Identity Management
14 7 (10.77%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (9.23%) Apache
2 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.08%) Facebook Platform
3 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Google Apps
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.62%) Firewall
2 14 (21.54%) VPN
3 7 (10.77%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (7.69%) Network Security
5 4 (6.15%) WAN
6 2 (3.08%) LDAP
6 2 (3.08%) DNS
6 2 (3.08%) DHCP
6 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.08%) LAN
7 1 (1.54%) Internet
7 1 (1.54%) RTCP
7 1 (1.54%) RTP
7 1 (1.54%) Wireless
7 1 (1.54%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (10.77%) Big Data
4 5 (7.69%) MySQL
4 5 (7.69%) OLTP
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Subversion
2 1 (1.54%) Selenium
2 1 (1.54%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (43.08%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Legal
3 3 (4.62%) Publishing
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Advertising
4 2 (3.08%) Law
4 2 (3.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Analyst
2 10 (15.38%) Architect
3 9 (13.85%) Network Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (10.77%) Security Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) IT Security Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Data Architect
6 5 (7.69%) DBA
6 5 (7.69%) Security Officer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior DBA
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Product Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Product Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
9 2 (3.08%) VMware Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) HTML
2 4 (6.15%) REST
3 3 (4.62%) LAMP
3 3 (4.62%) CSS
3 3 (4.62%) .NET
4 2 (3.08%) Sass
4 2 (3.08%) jQuery
4 2 (3.08%) J2EE
5 1 (1.54%) SyncML
5 1 (1.54%) Web Services
5 1 (1.54%) XML
5 1 (1.54%) J2ME
5 1 (1.54%) WAP
5 1 (1.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.23%) PKI
5 5 (7.69%) Clustering
6 4 (6.15%) Cryptography
7 2 (3.08%) Open Source
7 2 (3.08%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.54%) GIS
8 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.54%) CESG
8 1 (1.54%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.54%) Statistics
8 1 (1.54%) Social Media
8 1 (1.54%) iPhone
8 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (49.23%) Windows
2 13 (20.00%) Linux
3 10 (15.38%) UNIX
4 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.08%) CentOS
6 2 (3.08%) Solaris
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) Android
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Information Security
2 10 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (13.85%) Business Continuity
3 9 (13.85%) Data Modelling
3 9 (13.85%) Data Governance
3 9 (13.85%) Data Architecture
4 8 (12.31%) Information Security Management
4 8 (12.31%) Security Management
5 7 (10.77%) Identity Management
5 7 (10.77%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (10.77%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (9.23%) Business Continuity Planning
6 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.23%) SOA
6 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.23%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (9.23%) BCP
7 5 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (7.69%) CRM
7 5 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) SQL
2 7 (10.77%) T-SQL
3 5 (7.69%) Java
4 4 (6.15%) PHP
5 3 (4.62%) Perl
5 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.08%) sed
6 2 (3.08%) C-shell
6 2 (3.08%) Korn
6 2 (3.08%) C#
6 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.08%) AWK
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (21.54%) Degree
3 9 (13.85%) CISSP
4 7 (10.77%) CCSP
5 3 (4.62%) CCNA
6 2 (3.08%) CISA
6 2 (3.08%) CISM
7 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) Data Quality
2 6 (9.23%) QA
2 6 (9.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (6.15%) Nessus
3 2 (3.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.54%) Puppet
4 1 (1.54%) Salt
4 1 (1.54%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Cisco
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.92%) Oracle
4 9 (13.85%) Symantec
5 7 (10.77%) Sun
6 6 (9.23%) SolarWinds
7 5 (7.69%) VMware
8 3 (4.62%) Facebook
9 2 (3.08%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (3.08%) Google
9 2 (3.08%) HP
9 2 (3.08%) Citrix
9 2 (3.08%) IBM
9 2 (3.08%) CA
9 2 (3.08%) NetApp
9 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.08%) Apple
9 2 (3.08%) JBoss
9 2 (3.08%) Sybase
10 1 (1.54%) ESRI
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago