The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 623 598 564
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -34
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 251 320 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.36% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 204 273 256
Average salary £51,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.94% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,335
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.13%
Data Security
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85861 88913 83710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.17% 82.37% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 70389 72034 69820
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Security
Salary Trend in England

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

Data Security Salary Trend in England

Data Security
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Data Security Salary Histogram in England

Data Security
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
London -27 112 £55,000 -21.42% 11
South East -21 61 £45,000 - 6
East of England -4 23 £60,000 +53.84% 2
South West -25 19 £45,000 +21.62% 2
East Midlands +19 12 £45,000 -32.83% 1
Yorkshire +8 11 £40,500 -4.70% 1
West Midlands -11 7 £45,250 +20.66% 2
North West -15 5 £85,000 +88.88% 6
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 154 (28.79%) SQL
2 131 (24.49%) Microsoft
3 129 (24.11%) Finance
4 127 (23.74%) Windows
5 120 (22.43%) Information Security
6 116 (21.68%) SQL Server
7 93 (17.38%) PCI DSS
8 87 (16.26%) ITIL
9 82 (15.33%) Service Delivery
10 81 (15.14%) CISSP
11 77 (14.39%) Linux
12 74 (13.83%) Data Warehouse
13 73 (13.64%) Management Information System
14 72 (13.46%) Degree
15 71 (13.27%) MS Excel
16 67 (12.52%) Agile Software Development
17 66 (12.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 62 (11.59%) Firewall
19 60 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
20 55 (10.28%) Disaster Recovery
21 53 (9.91%) Oracle
21 53 (9.91%) Data Modelling
21 53 (9.91%) ETL
21 53 (9.91%) Project Management
21 53 (9.91%) Banking
21 53 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
22 52 (9.72%) Cisco
23 51 (9.53%) Risk Management
24 50 (9.35%) MySQL
24 50 (9.35%) Active Directory

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 32 (5.98%) IIS
2 30 (5.61%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.99%) CMS
4 15 (2.80%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (1.50%) Apache
5 8 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.12%) Lync
8 5 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.75%) Confluence
10 3 (0.56%) Mule
10 3 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.37%) Node.js
11 2 (0.37%) Drupal
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.37%) SAS
12 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 71 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.92%) MS Office
3 11 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.31%) Solid Edge
5 5 (0.93%) SPSS
6 4 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.56%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.37%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.37%) Academy Housing
3 2 (0.37%) arcHouse
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.19%) Magento
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.36%) SaaS
2 12 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.12%) Office 365
5 4 (0.75%) PaaS
5 4 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.56%) Force.com
6 3 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.56%) GitHub
7 2 (0.37%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.37%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 62 (11.59%) Firewall
2 43 (8.04%) Network Security
3 38 (7.10%) Internet
4 28 (5.23%) VPN
5 26 (4.86%) DNS
6 22 (4.11%) VoIP
7 21 (3.93%) SAN
8 18 (3.36%) Wireless
9 17 (3.18%) SSL
9 17 (3.18%) DHCP
9 17 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (2.62%) TCP/IP
11 13 (2.43%) LAN
11 13 (2.43%) WAN
12 9 (1.68%) OSPF
13 8 (1.50%) NAS
14 7 (1.31%) BGP
15 6 (1.12%) SMS
15 6 (1.12%) iSCSI
16 5 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (21.68%) SQL Server
2 74 (13.83%) Data Warehouse
3 50 (9.35%) MySQL
4 37 (6.92%) Data Mining
4 37 (6.92%) Relational Database
5 33 (6.17%) Oracle Database
6 32 (5.98%) RDBMS
7 29 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (4.86%) Big Data
10 23 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (3.74%) Hadoop
12 19 (3.55%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (2.99%) NoSQL
15 13 (2.43%) QlikView
16 11 (2.06%) Oracle Discoverer
17 10 (1.87%) MS Access
18 9 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 37 (6.92%) Git (software)
2 18 (3.36%) Jenkins
2 18 (3.36%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (1.87%) JIRA
6 7 (1.31%) Subversion
7 4 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.56%) Maven
8 3 (0.56%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.19%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.19%) Selenium
General
1 129 (24.11%) Finance
2 53 (9.91%) Banking
3 48 (8.97%) Retail
4 38 (7.10%) Legal
5 29 (5.42%) Telecoms
6 22 (4.11%) Back Office
7 15 (2.80%) Marketing
8 12 (2.24%) Retail Banking
8 12 (2.24%) Financial Institution
8 12 (2.24%) Advertising
9 11 (2.06%) Billing
10 10 (1.87%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.75%) Games
11 4 (0.75%) Law
12 3 (0.56%) Automotive
13 2 (0.37%) Military
13 2 (0.37%) Publishing
13 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 91 (17.01%) Analyst
2 85 (15.89%) Developer
3 55 (10.28%) Architect
4 44 (8.22%) Administrator
5 38 (7.10%) DBA
6 35 (6.54%) Security Analyst
7 27 (5.05%) Systems Administrator
8 21 (3.93%) Data Architect
8 21 (3.93%) Consultant
8 21 (3.93%) IT Manager
9 19 (3.55%) Security Manager
10 18 (3.36%) SQL DBA
11 17 (3.18%) Information Analyst
11 17 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (2.99%) Business Analyst
13 15 (2.80%) PHP Developer
14 14 (2.62%) Data Manager
15 13 (2.43%) Information Security Analyst
15 13 (2.43%) Head of IT
15 13 (2.43%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.97%) HTML
2 39 (7.29%) CSS
3 38 (7.10%) Web Services
4 31 (5.79%) .NET
5 29 (5.42%) REST
6 26 (4.86%) XML
6 26 (4.86%) jQuery
7 22 (4.11%) SOAP
7 22 (4.11%) HTML5
8 20 (3.74%) CSS3
9 19 (3.55%) LAMP
10 17 (3.18%) XHTML
11 15 (2.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (2.43%) JSON
13 12 (2.24%) Middleware
14 10 (1.87%) Spring
14 10 (1.87%) .NET Framework
15 9 (1.68%) ASP.NET
15 9 (1.68%) J2EE
16 8 (1.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 53 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.23%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.67%) Visualisation
5 23 (4.30%) Cryptography
6 20 (3.74%) PKI
6 20 (3.74%) Open Source
7 14 (2.62%) Data Structures
8 12 (2.24%) Data Integration
8 12 (2.24%) Clustering
9 9 (1.68%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.68%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.50%) CLARiiON
10 8 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (1.31%) CCTV
11 7 (1.31%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.31%) User Experience
12 6 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.12%) Internet of Things
12 6 (1.12%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 127 (23.74%) Windows
2 77 (14.39%) Linux
3 34 (6.36%) UNIX
4 17 (3.18%) Ubuntu
5 14 (2.62%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.68%) Windows XP
7 8 (1.50%) Windows 8
7 8 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.31%) Android
9 6 (1.12%) CentOS
10 4 (0.75%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.37%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (22.43%) Information Security
2 87 (16.26%) ITIL
3 82 (15.33%) Service Delivery
4 67 (12.52%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
6 55 (10.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 53 (9.91%) Project Management
7 53 (9.91%) Data Modelling
7 53 (9.91%) ETL
8 51 (9.53%) Risk Management
9 44 (8.22%) Security Management
10 43 (8.04%) Business Continuity
11 41 (7.66%) Data Management
12 33 (6.17%) E-Commerce
13 32 (5.98%) Change Management
14 30 (5.61%) Data Protection
15 28 (5.23%) Data Architecture
16 27 (5.05%) PRINCE2
17 26 (4.86%) SIEM
18 25 (4.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 154 (28.79%) SQL
2 46 (8.60%) Java
3 38 (7.10%) JavaScript
4 31 (5.79%) PHP
5 30 (5.61%) PowerShell
6 29 (5.42%) C#
7 27 (5.05%) Python
8 24 (4.49%) Shell Script
9 22 (4.11%) T-SQL
10 15 (2.80%) PHP5
11 13 (2.43%) PL/SQL
12 12 (2.24%) Perl
13 11 (2.06%) C
14 9 (1.68%) Scala
15 8 (1.50%) VBA
16 6 (1.12%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.75%) Apex Code
17 4 (0.75%) VB6
17 4 (0.75%) Lua
17 4 (0.75%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 81 (15.14%) CISSP
2 72 (13.46%) Degree
3 41 (7.66%) CISM
4 39 (7.29%) CISA
5 26 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (2.99%) CRISC
7 14 (2.62%) Security Cleared
8 13 (2.43%) PCI QSA
9 12 (2.24%) MCSE
9 12 (2.24%) CCNA
10 11 (2.06%) CCNP
11 10 (1.87%) ISEB
12 9 (1.68%) CCSP
13 8 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.31%) PMI Certification
14 7 (1.31%) SC Cleared
15 6 (1.12%) CCA
16 5 (0.93%) MCSA
16 5 (0.93%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (17.38%) PCI DSS
2 66 (12.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (7.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (3.36%) SLA
5 15 (2.80%) COBIT
5 15 (2.80%) QA
6 13 (2.43%) Data Quality
7 11 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 9 (1.68%) BS7799
9 8 (1.50%) ISO 9001
10 7 (1.31%) HIPAA
10 7 (1.31%) ISO 8583
11 4 (0.75%) Basel II
12 3 (0.56%) FISMA
13 2 (0.37%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.19%) FATCA
14 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
14 1 (0.19%) AIFMD
14 1 (0.19%) HL7
System Software
1 50 (9.35%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.62%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (2.06%) ISA Server
5 9 (1.68%) vSphere
6 7 (1.31%) NFS
7 6 (1.12%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.37%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.19%) XenApp
9 1 (0.19%) XenServer
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 35 (6.54%) SCCM
2 8 (1.50%) ARCserve
3 4 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (0.75%) logstash
3 4 (0.75%) Kibana
3 4 (0.75%) Nagios
4 3 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.56%) SCOM
5 2 (0.37%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.37%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.19%) WSUS
6 1 (0.19%) OpenView
6 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.19%) Puppet
6 1 (0.19%) Ansible
6 1 (0.19%) SELinux
6 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 131 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 53 (9.91%) Oracle
3 52 (9.72%) Cisco
4 43 (8.04%) VMware
5 23 (4.30%) F5
6 21 (3.93%) ServiceNow
7 18 (3.36%) IBM
8 17 (3.18%) CheckPoint
9 16 (2.99%) Informatica
10 12 (2.24%) Business Objects
10 12 (2.24%) HP
11 10 (1.87%) Citrix
11 10 (1.87%) Juniper
11 10 (1.87%) McAfee
11 10 (1.87%) Websense
11 10 (1.87%) Teradata
12 9 (1.68%) Cloudera
12 9 (1.68%) RainStor
13 8 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.50%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Flexible depending on profile and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + pension + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Car + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Robert Walters - Stagecoach Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stagecoach Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Wiltshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Leading benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Horley
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 (OTE £80,000) + Company Private Medical Scheme
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 12 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
EDF Energy
Posted: 19 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago