The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 208 208 264
Rank change year-on-year
0 +56
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 44 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.57% 0.44% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.58% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 39 31 14
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
Data Security
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6050 5552 6720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.30% 76.83% 74.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4886 4677 5670
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Data Security
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the East of England region.

Data Security Salary Trend in the East of England

Data Security
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Data Security Salary Histogram in the East of England

Data Security
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +10 26 £45,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire -2 12 £60,000 +160.86% 2
Norfolk - 6 £37,900 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 48 (42.48%) PCI DSS
2 39 (34.51%) Web Services
3 29 (25.66%) Internet
3 29 (25.66%) IVR
3 29 (25.66%) Requirements Analysis
4 26 (23.01%) Legal
5 25 (22.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 25 (22.12%) Business Continuity
5 25 (22.12%) APACS
5 25 (22.12%) ISO 8583
5 25 (22.12%) SMS
5 25 (22.12%) ISO 9001
5 25 (22.12%) CCA
5 25 (22.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (22.12%) Project Planning
5 25 (22.12%) Banking
5 25 (22.12%) Cryptography
5 25 (22.12%) Data Protection
6 24 (21.24%) SWIFT
6 24 (21.24%) Retail
6 24 (21.24%) Retail Banking
7 22 (19.47%) Data Protection Act
7 22 (19.47%) Information Security
8 18 (15.93%) Intranet
8 18 (15.93%) ISEB
8 18 (15.93%) Information Governance
9 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
10 16 (14.16%) SQL Server
11 15 (13.27%) SQL
11 15 (13.27%) VPN

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (5.31%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.54%) Node.js
3 4 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.54%) IIS
4 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.88%) Jetty
5 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MS Office
1 7 (6.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.31%) SAP CRM
1 6 (5.31%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.31%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.54%) SaaS
2 4 (3.54%) PaaS
3 3 (2.65%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.65%) Google App Engine
3 3 (2.65%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (1.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.66%) Internet
2 25 (22.12%) SMS
3 18 (15.93%) Intranet
4 15 (13.27%) Firewall
4 15 (13.27%) VPN
5 7 (6.19%) LAN
6 5 (4.42%) Ethernet
6 5 (4.42%) VoIP
6 5 (4.42%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.54%) CTI
7 4 (3.54%) ADSL
7 4 (3.54%) Network Security
8 3 (2.65%) NAS
8 3 (2.65%) WAN
8 3 (2.65%) SAN
9 2 (1.77%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.77%) SNMP
9 2 (1.77%) WLAN
9 2 (1.77%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.31%) Data Mining
3 6 (5.31%) SAP BW
3 6 (5.31%) SAP BI
3 6 (5.31%) SAP HANA
4 4 (3.54%) MySQL
4 4 (3.54%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.65%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Maven
1 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (23.01%) Legal
2 25 (22.12%) Banking
3 24 (21.24%) Retail
3 24 (21.24%) Retail Banking
4 9 (7.96%) Finance
5 6 (5.31%) French Language
6 4 (3.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.65%) Games
7 3 (2.65%) Billing
8 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.88%) Electronics
9 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (23.01%) Analyst
2 21 (18.58%) Business Analyst
3 20 (17.70%) Payments Business Analyst
4 18 (15.93%) Data Protection Officer
4 18 (15.93%) Security Officer
5 14 (12.39%) Architect
6 12 (10.62%) Developer
7 10 (8.85%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (7.08%) SQL Developer
8 8 (7.08%) Head of IT
8 8 (7.08%) Head of Security
8 8 (7.08%) Head of IT Security
9 6 (5.31%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 6 (5.31%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.42%) Security Specialist
10 5 (4.42%) Senior Security Specialist
10 5 (4.42%) IT Security Specialist
11 4 (3.54%) Security Manager
11 4 (3.54%) IT Support
11 4 (3.54%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (34.51%) Web Services
2 4 (3.54%) XML
2 4 (3.54%) HTML
2 4 (3.54%) .NET
2 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.54%) CSS
2 4 (3.54%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.54%) WCF
2 4 (3.54%) CCXML
2 4 (3.54%) HTML5
2 4 (3.54%) REST
2 4 (3.54%) WebSockets
2 4 (3.54%) Backbone.js
2 4 (3.54%) Sass
2 4 (3.54%) LESS
2 4 (3.54%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.65%) LAMP
4 2 (1.77%) XMPP
4 2 (1.77%) VXML
4 2 (1.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.66%) IVR
2 25 (22.12%) Cryptography
2 25 (22.12%) APACS
3 24 (21.24%) SWIFT
4 22 (19.47%) Data Protection Act
5 14 (12.39%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.54%) CESG
6 4 (3.54%) Life Science
6 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.65%) Open Source
7 3 (2.65%) Clustering
8 2 (1.77%) Statistics
8 2 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.88%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.88%) W3C
9 1 (0.88%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.73%) Windows
2 8 (7.08%) Linux
3 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.42%) UNIX
4 5 (4.42%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.54%) Android
5 4 (3.54%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.77%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.66%) Requirements Analysis
2 25 (22.12%) Project Planning
2 25 (22.12%) Business Continuity
2 25 (22.12%) Data Protection
3 22 (19.47%) Information Security
4 18 (15.93%) Information Governance
5 15 (13.27%) Incident Management
6 13 (11.50%) ITIL
7 10 (8.85%) Data Modelling
8 9 (7.96%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.08%) Information Management
9 8 (7.08%) Change Management
9 8 (7.08%) Computer Security
9 8 (7.08%) Information Assurance
9 8 (7.08%) Software Architecture
10 7 (6.19%) IT Governance
10 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2
10 7 (6.19%) Service Management
10 7 (6.19%) Business Analysis
11 6 (5.31%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.27%) SQL
2 11 (9.73%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.31%) ABAP
4 4 (3.54%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.54%) C#
4 4 (3.54%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.54%) PHP
5 3 (2.65%) Python
6 2 (1.77%) VBScript
7 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (22.12%) CCA
2 18 (15.93%) ISEB
3 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.19%) MCP
4 7 (6.19%) MCITP
5 5 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.54%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.65%) CCNA
7 3 (2.65%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.65%) Degree
7 3 (2.65%) VCP4
7 3 (2.65%) VCP5
7 3 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.77%) CCNP
8 2 (1.77%) CISSP
9 1 (0.88%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.88%) MCSE
9 1 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (42.48%) PCI DSS
2 25 (22.12%) ISO 8583
2 25 (22.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (22.12%) ISO 9001
2 25 (22.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (3.54%) GCP
3 4 (3.54%) GMP
3 4 (3.54%) GLP
4 3 (2.65%) QA
5 1 (0.88%) WAI
5 1 (0.88%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (8.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.65%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.77%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.88%) XenApp
5 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) SCCM
2 2 (1.77%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.88%) Ansible
3 1 (0.88%) Salt
3 1 (0.88%) SCOM
3 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.31%) SAP
2 6 (5.31%) Hyperion
3 4 (3.54%) Avaya
3 4 (3.54%) VMware
4 3 (2.65%) Sophos
4 3 (2.65%) Google
4 3 (2.65%) Cisco
5 2 (1.77%) HP
5 2 (1.77%) Citrix
5 2 (1.77%) Zend
5 2 (1.77%) SonicWALL
5 2 (1.77%) Juniper
5 2 (1.77%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle
6 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.88%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) NetApp
6 1 (0.88%) Lotus
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat