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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 250 209 245
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +36
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 11 67 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.80% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 1.02% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 63 19
Average salary £56,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.76% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £32,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
5957 6563 6376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.21% 77.99% 76.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4895 5387 5479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +4 4 £56,000 +43.58%
Hertfordshire -41 3 £55,000 +25.00%
Essex - 3 £60,000 -
Suffolk +7 1 £60,000 +84.61%
Data Security
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 19 (47.50%) Service Delivery
2 16 (40.00%) UNIX
2 16 (40.00%) Linux
3 14 (35.00%) Management Information System
3 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (27.50%) Windows
4 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
5 10 (25.00%) SCCM
5 10 (25.00%) ITIL
5 10 (25.00%) SLA
5 10 (25.00%) Cisco
6 8 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 8 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
6 8 (20.00%) Resource Management
6 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (20.00%) Coaching
7 7 (17.50%) SQL
7 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
8 6 (15.00%) DNS
8 6 (15.00%) Information Security
8 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (12.50%) User Experience
9 5 (12.50%) Windows 8
9 5 (12.50%) VMware
9 5 (12.50%) Clustering
9 5 (12.50%) PKI
9 5 (12.50%) iSCSI
9 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 5 (12.50%) vSphere
9 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Academy Housing
1 1 (2.50%) arcHouse
1 1 (2.50%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (2.50%) Aareon QL
1 1 (2.50%) OPENHousing
1 1 (2.50%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.50%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) DNS
2 5 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 5 (12.50%) DHCP
3 4 (10.00%) LAN
3 4 (10.00%) WAN
4 3 (7.50%) Intranet
4 3 (7.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) NAS
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) WLAN
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Back Office
2 2 (5.00%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Head of IT
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) IT Support
3 5 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Services Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) MDX
1 1 (2.50%) LAMP
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.50%) User Experience
3 5 (12.50%) Clustering
3 5 (12.50%) PKI
4 4 (10.00%) Statistics
5 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) Open Source
6 1 (2.50%) GIS
6 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) UNIX
1 16 (40.00%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Windows
3 5 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Service Delivery
2 10 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 8 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
3 8 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (20.00%) Coaching
4 6 (15.00%) Information Security
5 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.50%) Data Management
6 3 (7.50%) Market Research
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.00%) Business Transformation
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.00%) People Management
7 2 (5.00%) Auto-Scaling
7 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.00%) B2B
7 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) RHCE
1 4 (10.00%) RHCA
2 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) vSphere
1 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (12.50%) VMware
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.50%) NetApp
6 2 (5.00%) Google
7 1 (2.50%) Northgate
7 1 (2.50%) Civica
7 1 (2.50%) Comino
7 1 (2.50%) Capita
7 1 (2.50%) Orchard
7 1 (2.50%) Percona
7 1 (2.50%) Anite
7 1 (2.50%) Cognos
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle
7 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.50%) Aareon
7 1 (2.50%) Kypera
7 1 (2.50%) Jaspersoft