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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 587 641 629
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -12
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 339 287 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.35% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 283 242 232
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £36,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
82255 83057 81542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.16% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69160 68835 65687
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -4 136 £57,000 +3.63% 10
South East +12 69 £57,500 +12.19% 6
East of England +33 58 £50,000 +11.11% 5
West Midlands +8 33 £42,500 -20.93% 1
North West +17 18 £37,500 +36.36% 4
East Midlands +4 15 £41,750 +4.37% 1
South West -19 14 £46,000 +8.23% 7
Yorkshire +4 5 £52,500 +29.62% 3
North East +5 1 £45,000 -14.28%
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 242 (36.17%) Finance
2 198 (29.60%) Microsoft
3 184 (27.50%) Windows
4 163 (24.36%) Information Security
5 137 (20.48%) SQL Server
6 132 (19.73%) Firewall
7 131 (19.58%) SQL
8 123 (18.39%) Oracle
9 110 (16.44%) VMware
10 109 (16.29%) Unix
11 95 (14.20%) Linux
11 95 (14.20%) Active Directory
12 94 (14.05%) Management Information System
13 93 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
14 89 (13.30%) Cisco
15 86 (12.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 86 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 82 (12.26%) ITIL
17 81 (12.11%) PCI DSS
18 80 (11.96%) Citrix
19 77 (11.51%) Business Intelligence
19 77 (11.51%) Banking
20 76 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
21 74 (11.06%) Degree
22 72 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
23 71 (10.61%) MS Excel
24 69 (10.31%) Data Modelling
24 69 (10.31%) Network Security
24 69 (10.31%) Windows Server
25 65 (9.72%) LAN

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 29 (4.33%) IIS
1 29 (4.33%) MS Exchange
2 27 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (1.64%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.20%) SAS
7 7 (1.05%) Node.js
7 7 (1.05%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.90%) CMS
9 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.60%) WordPress
10 3 (0.45%) Apache
10 3 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.45%) Lync
10 3 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.30%) LiveLink
Applications
1 71 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 40 (5.98%) MS Office
3 9 (1.35%) SPSS
4 7 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.30%) GNU Octave
6 2 (0.30%) MS Project
6 2 (0.30%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.15%) Maya
Business Applications
1 17 (2.54%) Markit EDM
2 8 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.45%) FastStats
5 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.30%) Maximo
5 2 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.30%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.74%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (3.14%) SaaS
3 12 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.05%) Google Apps
5 6 (0.90%) Office 365
6 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.30%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.15%) AdWords
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 132 (19.73%) Firewall
2 69 (10.31%) Network Security
3 65 (9.72%) LAN
4 61 (9.12%) WAN
5 29 (4.33%) TCP/IP
6 28 (4.19%) SSL
7 27 (4.04%) Internet
8 26 (3.89%) VPN
9 24 (3.59%) Wireless
10 22 (3.29%) DNS
11 20 (2.99%) SAN
12 19 (2.84%) LDAP
13 18 (2.69%) Cisco IOS
13 18 (2.69%) DHCP
13 18 (2.69%) Intranet
14 15 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (1.64%) S/MIME
16 9 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
17 8 (1.20%) MPLS
18 7 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 76 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
3 54 (8.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (5.68%) Data Mining
5 36 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (4.93%) Big Data
7 32 (4.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 28 (4.19%) QlikView
9 25 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (3.59%) Oracle Database
11 19 (2.84%) MySQL
12 17 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (2.39%) NoSQL
14 15 (2.24%) Relational Database
14 15 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (1.94%) MongoDB
16 12 (1.79%) Data Mart
16 12 (1.79%) DTS
17 10 (1.49%) Hadoop
17 10 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 18 (2.69%) Toad
2 9 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.90%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.60%) Ant
4 4 (0.60%) JDeveloper
4 4 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.30%) Subversion
6 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.15%) AppScan
7 1 (0.15%) CasperJS
7 1 (0.15%) ERwin
7 1 (0.15%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.15%) MSI
7 1 (0.15%) Paros
7 1 (0.15%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.15%) sqlmap
7 1 (0.15%) Xcode
General
1 242 (36.17%) Finance
2 77 (11.51%) Banking
3 62 (9.27%) Telecoms
4 57 (8.52%) Marketing
5 28 (4.19%) Legal
6 22 (3.29%) Retail
7 20 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (2.24%) Law
9 13 (1.94%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.79%) Advertising
11 7 (1.05%) Automotive
11 7 (1.05%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.90%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.60%) Back Office
14 2 (0.30%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.30%) Games
14 2 (0.30%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.30%) Local Government
14 2 (0.30%) Publishing
15 1 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 125 (18.68%) Analyst
2 92 (13.75%) Architect
3 68 (10.16%) Developer
4 53 (7.92%) DBA
5 52 (7.77%) Consultant
6 43 (6.43%) Administrator
7 41 (6.13%) IT Manager
7 41 (6.13%) Support Analyst
8 35 (5.23%) Data Manager
9 34 (5.08%) Applications Support
10 33 (4.93%) Applications Support Analyst
11 32 (4.78%) SQL DBA
12 31 (4.63%) Data Analyst
13 30 (4.48%) Data Architect
14 29 (4.33%) Technical Architect
15 28 (4.19%) Security Analyst
15 28 (4.19%) Security Consultant
15 28 (4.19%) Security Manager
16 25 (3.74%) SQL Developer
17 24 (3.59%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.48%) .NET
2 23 (3.44%) Web Services
3 21 (3.14%) CSS
4 20 (2.99%) Middleware
4 20 (2.99%) XML
5 19 (2.84%) HTML
6 16 (2.39%) ASP.NET
7 15 (2.24%) Ajax
8 13 (1.94%) jQuery
9 11 (1.64%) WebSphere MQ
10 8 (1.20%) JSON
11 7 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.05%) REST
11 7 (1.05%) RESTful
11 7 (1.05%) WCF
12 6 (0.90%) CSS3
12 6 (0.90%) HTML5
13 5 (0.75%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.75%) GWT
14 4 (0.60%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 94 (14.05%) Management Information System
2 93 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 24 (3.59%) Data Centre
5 22 (3.29%) Statistics
6 21 (3.14%) Clustering
7 17 (2.54%) Visualisation
8 15 (2.24%) Fat Client
8 15 (2.24%) Thin Client
9 14 (2.09%) Data Structures
9 14 (2.09%) Mathematics
10 12 (1.79%) Algorithms
10 12 (1.79%) Driving Licence
11 11 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
12 10 (1.49%) Applied Mathematics
12 10 (1.49%) Data Integration
13 9 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 9 (1.35%) Reinsurance
14 8 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
14 8 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 184 (27.50%) Windows
2 109 (16.29%) Unix
3 95 (14.20%) Linux
4 69 (10.31%) Windows Server
5 40 (5.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (4.04%) Android
8 22 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (2.84%) Windows 7
10 17 (2.54%) Apple iOS
11 8 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.05%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.75%) Solaris
15 4 (0.60%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.45%) AIX
16 3 (0.45%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.30%) VMS
17 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
18 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (24.36%) Information Security
2 82 (12.26%) ITIL
3 77 (11.51%) Business Intelligence
4 72 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (10.31%) Data Modelling
6 63 (9.42%) Security Management
7 60 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 59 (8.82%) Risk Management
9 57 (8.52%) ETL
10 53 (7.92%) Analytics
10 53 (7.92%) Project Management
11 52 (7.77%) Data Management
11 52 (7.77%) High Availability
12 50 (7.47%) Presales
13 44 (6.58%) TOGAF
14 43 (6.43%) Penetration Testing
14 43 (6.43%) Performance Tuning
15 42 (6.28%) Data Architecture
15 42 (6.28%) SIEM
16 38 (5.68%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 131 (19.58%) SQL
2 41 (6.13%) Java
3 38 (5.68%) JavaScript
4 35 (5.23%) Perl
5 31 (4.63%) T-SQL
6 30 (4.48%) PowerShell
7 19 (2.84%) Python
8 18 (2.69%) C#
9 14 (2.09%) Shell Script
10 13 (1.94%) PL/SQL
11 12 (1.79%) PHP
12 11 (1.64%) Ruby
12 11 (1.64%) VB
13 7 (1.05%) C
13 7 (1.05%) R
14 4 (0.60%) XQuery
15 3 (0.45%) C++
16 2 (0.30%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.30%) VBScript
17 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (11.06%) Degree
2 65 (9.72%) CISSP
3 46 (6.88%) CISM
4 44 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (5.98%) CISA
6 28 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (4.19%) MCSE
7 20 (2.99%) PCI QSA
8 19 (2.84%) MCSA
9 17 (2.54%) CCNA
10 14 (2.09%) Security Cleared
11 12 (1.79%) SC Cleared
12 11 (1.64%) ISEB
13 10 (1.49%) ISTQB
14 8 (1.20%) CCNP
14 8 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.90%) GSEC
16 5 (0.75%) GCIH
16 5 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 4 (0.60%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (12.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 81 (12.11%) PCI DSS
3 28 (4.19%) Data Quality
4 19 (2.84%) QA
5 18 (2.69%) COBIT
6 13 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (1.35%) COSO
8 6 (0.90%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.90%) PA-DSS
9 3 (0.45%) GCP
9 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.30%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.30%) MiFID
10 2 (0.30%) SLA
11 1 (0.15%) BS25999
11 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.15%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 95 (14.20%) Active Directory
2 86 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.54%) vSphere
4 16 (2.39%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.49%) Hyper-V
7 9 (1.35%) XenApp
7 9 (1.35%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.20%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.05%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.15%) KVM
12 1 (0.15%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (1.64%) Nessus
2 4 (0.60%) FortiGate
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (0.45%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.45%) HP Fortify
3 3 (0.45%) OPNET
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.45%) SCCM
4 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.15%) Ansible
5 1 (0.15%) Nmap
5 1 (0.15%) Oozie
5 1 (0.15%) Puppet
5 1 (0.15%) vMotion
5 1 (0.15%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.15%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 198 (29.60%) Microsoft
2 123 (18.39%) Oracle
3 110 (16.44%) VMware
4 89 (13.30%) Cisco
5 80 (11.96%) Citrix
6 42 (6.28%) CheckPoint
7 32 (4.78%) IBM
8 23 (3.44%) Websense
9 19 (2.84%) HP
10 17 (2.54%) MKS
11 16 (2.39%) F5
11 16 (2.39%) Google
11 16 (2.39%) NetApp
12 14 (2.09%) McAfee
13 13 (1.94%) LogRhythm
14 12 (1.79%) Tableau
15 10 (1.49%) Red Hat
15 10 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (1.35%) EMC
16 9 (1.35%) Splunk
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + beneifts
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: £35,000 per annum (OTE £60,000+ Uncapped)
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - please contact for further details
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - Please contact for further details
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Training
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Swindon
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
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Salary: £39,685 - 45,954 per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
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Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Wirral
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Lewes
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Essex
greywood
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Grimsby
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust
Salary: £12.50 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Dunstable
Sopra Banking Software
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare, bonus
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Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £81000 per annum + competitive
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