The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 534 556 676
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +120
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 400 299 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.37% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 354 230 192
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87553 79947 86103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.81% 77.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71008 65980 73851
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Security
UK

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 August 2014.

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 August 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
London +25 160 £50,000 - 11
South East +11 98 £47,500 +5.55% 4
East of England +16 60 £45,000 +5.88% 4
South West -37 20 £47,500 +26.66% 7
Yorkshire -21 17 £48,500 +15.47% 6
West Midlands +1 16 £47,500 +5.55% 3
East Midlands -13 12 £47,500 +42.85% 2
North West -12 11 £63,250 +26.50% 2
North East -10 1 £75,000 +66.66%
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 236 (30.85%) Finance
2 224 (29.28%) Windows
3 204 (26.67%) SQL
4 154 (20.13%) Microsoft
5 152 (19.87%) PCI DSS
6 146 (19.08%) SQL Server
7 128 (16.73%) Firewall
8 116 (15.16%) Linux
9 112 (14.64%) Active Directory
10 111 (14.51%) Business Intelligence
11 105 (13.73%) ITIL
12 104 (13.59%) Data Warehouse
13 103 (13.46%) Oracle
14 97 (12.68%) Information Security
15 95 (12.42%) Degree
16 94 (12.29%) Web Services
17 84 (10.98%) Data Modelling
18 82 (10.72%) ETL
19 80 (10.46%) Management Information System
20 79 (10.33%) MS Excel
21 78 (10.20%) Java
21 78 (10.20%) Project Management
22 77 (10.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 74 (9.67%) Network Security
24 72 (9.41%) Data Protection
25 71 (9.28%) HTML
26 68 (8.89%) CRM
27 67 (8.76%) Cisco
27 67 (8.76%) Data Management
28 66 (8.63%) .NET

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 46 (6.01%) IIS
2 39 (5.10%) Apache
3 38 (4.97%) MS Exchange
4 35 (4.58%) SAS
5 25 (3.27%) SharePoint
6 24 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (2.09%) WebLogic
9 15 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
10 14 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (1.83%) CMS
11 12 (1.57%) WebSphere
12 11 (1.44%) Facebook Platform
13 10 (1.31%) Apache Pig
14 9 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
16 7 (0.92%) WordPress
17 6 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.78%) Tomcat
18 5 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 79 (10.33%) MS Excel
2 50 (6.54%) MS Office
3 23 (3.01%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.57%) SPSS
5 11 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (1.44%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.26%) FastStats
7 2 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.78%) Visualfiles
4 6 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.78%) SAP CRM
4 6 (0.78%) HFM
5 5 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.52%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.39%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.39%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.39%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.01%) SaaS
2 21 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (1.57%) Google Apps
5 11 (1.44%) Office 365
6 10 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.31%) Amazon EMR
7 8 (1.05%) IaaS
8 6 (0.78%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.52%) PaaS
9 4 (0.52%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (0.39%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.39%) Taleo
10 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (0.39%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 128 (16.73%) Firewall
2 74 (9.67%) Network Security
3 60 (7.84%) VPN
4 59 (7.71%) Internet
4 59 (7.71%) LAN
5 46 (6.01%) WAN
6 43 (5.62%) DNS
7 42 (5.49%) TCP/IP
8 32 (4.18%) BIG-IP
9 27 (3.53%) SAN
10 26 (3.40%) SMS
11 24 (3.14%) VoIP
11 24 (3.14%) DHCP
12 23 (3.01%) Intranet
13 15 (1.96%) SSL
14 13 (1.70%) NAS
15 12 (1.57%) TACACS
16 10 (1.31%) LDAP
16 10 (1.31%) Wireless
17 9 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (19.08%) SQL Server
2 104 (13.59%) Data Warehouse
3 66 (8.63%) MySQL
4 63 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (7.32%) Big Data
6 53 (6.93%) Relational Database
7 49 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 45 (5.88%) Data Mining
9 42 (5.49%) Hadoop
10 41 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 36 (4.71%) RDBMS
12 33 (4.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 28 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 26 (3.40%) Oracle Reports
15 25 (3.27%) Oracle BI EE
15 25 (3.27%) NoSQL
16 22 (2.88%) Oracle Database
17 19 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
18 18 (2.35%) OLTP
19 16 (2.09%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 18 (2.35%) Subversion
2 15 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 14 (1.83%) Maven
4 12 (1.57%) Eclipse
5 11 (1.44%) Ant
6 8 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.92%) JIRA
8 6 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.65%) AppScan
10 4 (0.52%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.52%) JMeter
11 3 (0.39%) ERwin
11 3 (0.39%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.39%) Selenium
11 3 (0.39%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.39%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.26%) JDeveloper
13 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.13%) Metasploit
General
1 236 (30.85%) Finance
2 58 (7.58%) Banking
2 58 (7.58%) Legal
3 33 (4.31%) Retail
4 31 (4.05%) Marketing
5 29 (3.79%) Telecoms
6 24 (3.14%) Retail Banking
7 21 (2.75%) Advertising
8 13 (1.70%) Electronics
9 8 (1.05%) Games
10 7 (0.92%) Back Office
11 6 (0.78%) French Language
11 6 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.65%) Publishing
12 5 (0.65%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.52%) Law
13 4 (0.52%) Billing
14 3 (0.39%) Front Office
15 2 (0.26%) Local Government
15 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 120 (15.69%) Architect
2 105 (13.73%) Developer
3 103 (13.46%) Analyst
4 53 (6.93%) Data Architect
5 44 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
6 39 (5.10%) Consultant
7 38 (4.97%) Security Manager
8 37 (4.84%) Administrator
9 35 (4.58%) DBA
10 28 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 28 (3.66%) PHP Developer
11 26 (3.40%) Security Officer
11 26 (3.40%) Business Analyst
12 25 (3.27%) Java Developer
13 24 (3.14%) Network Engineer
14 22 (2.88%) Senior Consultant
15 21 (2.75%) Security Analyst
15 21 (2.75%) Business Intelligence Architect
16 20 (2.61%) SQL DBA
16 20 (2.61%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (12.29%) Web Services
2 71 (9.28%) HTML
3 66 (8.63%) .NET
4 62 (8.10%) XML
5 61 (7.97%) CSS
6 38 (4.97%) SOAP
7 34 (4.44%) jQuery
7 34 (4.44%) REST
8 31 (4.05%) LAMP
9 28 (3.66%) ASP.NET
10 26 (3.40%) Spring
11 19 (2.48%) .NET Framework
12 18 (2.35%) WSDL
13 17 (2.22%) HTML5
14 15 (1.96%) Android SDK
14 15 (1.96%) Sass
14 15 (1.96%) Kafka
15 14 (1.83%) JSON
16 13 (1.70%) XSD
16 13 (1.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 80 (10.46%) Management Information System
2 50 (6.54%) Open Source
3 33 (4.31%) IVR
4 31 (4.05%) Cryptography
4 31 (4.05%) Data Protection Act
5 26 (3.40%) Computer Science
6 25 (3.27%) APACS
6 25 (3.27%) SWIFT
7 21 (2.75%) Replication
7 21 (2.75%) Data Integration
8 17 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (2.09%) PKI
10 14 (1.83%) Statistics
11 13 (1.70%) Clustering
12 12 (1.57%) Social Media
13 11 (1.44%) Visualisation
14 8 (1.05%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.78%) N-Tier
16 5 (0.65%) CESG
16 5 (0.65%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 224 (29.28%) Windows
2 116 (15.16%) Linux
3 51 (6.67%) UNIX
4 48 (6.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (3.40%) Windows 7
6 25 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (3.01%) Android
8 20 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (2.35%) Apple iOS
10 16 (2.09%) Windows 8
11 15 (1.96%) AIX
12 12 (1.57%) MVS
13 11 (1.44%) Windows Phone
14 10 (1.31%) CentOS
15 9 (1.18%) Solaris
15 9 (1.18%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.65%) OS/390
16 5 (0.65%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.52%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (14.51%) Business Intelligence
2 105 (13.73%) ITIL
3 97 (12.68%) Information Security
4 84 (10.98%) Data Modelling
5 82 (10.72%) ETL
6 78 (10.20%) Project Management
7 72 (9.41%) Data Protection
8 68 (8.89%) CRM
9 67 (8.76%) Data Management
10 59 (7.71%) Analytics
11 55 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
12 50 (6.54%) Performance Tuning
13 48 (6.27%) Change Management
13 48 (6.27%) Requirements Analysis
14 47 (6.14%) Business Continuity
15 42 (5.49%) PRINCE2
16 41 (5.36%) Scrum
17 40 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
18 37 (4.84%) Data Architecture
19 36 (4.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 204 (26.67%) SQL
2 78 (10.20%) Java
3 60 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 49 (6.41%) PHP
5 40 (5.23%) T-SQL
6 29 (3.79%) C#
7 25 (3.27%) Python
8 22 (2.88%) PL/SQL
9 17 (2.22%) Perl
9 17 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 11 (1.44%) PHP5
11 10 (1.31%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.31%) R
11 10 (1.31%) ABAP
12 8 (1.05%) C
13 7 (0.92%) C++
14 6 (0.78%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.52%) VBScript
16 3 (0.39%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.39%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 95 (12.42%) Degree
2 63 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (6.67%) CISSP
4 34 (4.44%) CCNP
5 29 (3.79%) CISM
5 29 (3.79%) Security Cleared
6 28 (3.66%) CISA
7 26 (3.40%) CCNA
8 25 (3.27%) CCA
9 24 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (3.01%) ISEB
11 18 (2.35%) SC Cleared
12 15 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (1.83%) CCSE
14 10 (1.31%) GCIH
15 8 (1.05%) MCP
15 8 (1.05%) MCSE
16 7 (0.92%) CEH
16 7 (0.92%) CCSP
16 7 (0.92%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (19.87%) PCI DSS
2 77 (10.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 65 (8.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 27 (3.53%) Data Quality
5 26 (3.40%) ISO 9001
5 26 (3.40%) ISO 8583
6 20 (2.61%) QA
7 17 (2.22%) COBIT
8 11 (1.44%) SLA
9 7 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 5 (0.65%) COSO
11 4 (0.52%) GCP
11 4 (0.52%) GMP
11 4 (0.52%) GLP
12 1 (0.13%) TickIT
12 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.13%) BS7799
12 1 (0.13%) WAI
12 1 (0.13%) BS25999
12 1 (0.13%) HIPAA
System Software
1 112 (14.64%) Active Directory
2 22 (2.88%) ISA Server
3 19 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (2.09%) KVM
6 14 (1.83%) Apache Flume
7 13 (1.70%) Hyper-V
8 8 (1.05%) vCloud
9 6 (0.78%) vSphere
10 4 (0.52%) Varnish
10 4 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.52%) NFS
11 3 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.39%) XenApp
12 2 (0.26%) XenServer
12 2 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.13%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 40 (5.23%) SCCM
2 21 (2.75%) ARCserve
3 17 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.96%) SCSM
5 11 (1.44%) Backup Exec
6 8 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (0.92%) Oracle Identity Management
7 7 (0.92%) Puppet
8 5 (0.65%) Nessus
9 4 (0.52%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.52%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.52%) Capistrano
9 4 (0.52%) Ambari
9 4 (0.52%) DameWare
10 3 (0.39%) Nagios
10 3 (0.39%) HP SiteScope
10 3 (0.39%) Salt
10 3 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 154 (20.13%) Microsoft
2 103 (13.46%) Oracle
3 67 (8.76%) Cisco
4 66 (8.63%) F5
5 60 (7.84%) CheckPoint
6 48 (6.27%) Websense
7 44 (5.75%) VMware
8 35 (4.58%) Juniper
9 31 (4.05%) ServiceNow
10 24 (3.14%) Business Objects
11 23 (3.01%) HP
12 22 (2.88%) Symantec
12 22 (2.88%) McAfee
13 21 (2.75%) Sophos
13 21 (2.75%) Citrix
14 20 (2.61%) Sourcefire
15 19 (2.48%) Nokia
15 19 (2.48%) JBoss
15 19 (2.48%) SAP
15 19 (2.48%) SonicWALL
Derbyshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £1 to £2 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Wythall, Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
Selecture
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Neg. + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, South West
University of the West of England
Salary: Up to £70,000 (including market supplement)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, South West
University of the West of England
Salary: Up to £70,000 (including market supplement)
Posted: 2 days ago
Chard, Somerset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Zycron Europe Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 7% on-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Norfolk
North Norfolk District Council
Salary: From £19,817 to £22,443 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + 20 days holiday
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago