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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 564 576 569
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 290 288 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.36% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 240 236 242
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,670
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,350 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
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
81572 79828 82463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.71% 82.32% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 67788 64492 70597
Average salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +13 141 £52,500 -12.50% 21
South East -43 49 £47,500 +5.55% 7
South West -3 27 £38,000 +15.15% 6
East of England -8 25 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Yorkshire -4 14 £40,000 +70.21% 1
West Midlands -21 12 £57,500 +64.28% 4
East Midlands +14 11 £40,000 -40.29%
North West -5 11 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
North East - 1 £52,500 -
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 155 (29.30%) Finance
2 149 (28.17%) SQL
3 132 (24.95%) Windows
4 111 (20.98%) Information Security
4 111 (20.98%) PCI DSS
5 106 (20.04%) Microsoft
6 105 (19.85%) SQL Server
7 85 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
8 72 (13.61%) Linux
9 71 (13.42%) MS Excel
10 68 (12.85%) Business Intelligence
11 66 (12.48%) Cisco
11 66 (12.48%) ETL
11 66 (12.48%) ITIL
11 66 (12.48%) Firewall
11 66 (12.48%) Management Information System
12 64 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
13 63 (11.91%) Service Delivery
13 63 (11.91%) CISSP
14 62 (11.72%) Project Management
15 61 (11.53%) Data Modelling
16 60 (11.34%) Oracle
17 59 (11.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 55 (10.40%) Active Directory
19 54 (10.21%) Disaster Recovery
20 53 (10.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 53 (10.02%) Degree
21 50 (9.45%) Banking
22 49 (9.26%) Internet
23 48 (9.07%) MySQL

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (6.05%) IIS
2 22 (4.16%) MS Exchange
3 21 (3.97%) CMS
4 14 (2.65%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.27%) Apache
6 10 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (1.51%) SAS
8 8 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.95%) Confluence
9 5 (0.95%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.57%) Facebook Platform
11 3 (0.57%) Node.js
11 3 (0.57%) Mule
12 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.38%) Lync
Applications
1 71 (13.42%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.86%) MS Office
3 13 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.38%) MS Project
6 2 (0.38%) SPSS
7 1 (0.19%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 4 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.57%) Academy Housing
2 3 (0.57%) arcHouse
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.02%) SaaS
2 8 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.76%) Office 365
4 4 (0.76%) GitHub
5 3 (0.57%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.38%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.38%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (12.48%) Firewall
2 49 (9.26%) Internet
3 44 (8.32%) Network Security
4 36 (6.81%) VPN
5 34 (6.43%) DNS
6 25 (4.73%) DHCP
7 22 (4.16%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (3.59%) LAN
9 18 (3.40%) VoIP
9 18 (3.40%) SSL
10 17 (3.21%) WAN
11 15 (2.84%) Wireless
12 14 (2.65%) OSPF
13 12 (2.27%) SMS
13 12 (2.27%) BGP
14 11 (2.08%) SAN
14 11 (2.08%) TCP/IP
15 10 (1.89%) IPsec
15 10 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (19.85%) SQL Server
2 85 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
3 48 (9.07%) MySQL
4 37 (6.99%) Relational Database
5 36 (6.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 29 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (5.48%) Data Mining
8 28 (5.29%) Big Data
9 27 (5.10%) RDBMS
10 22 (4.16%) Oracle Database
11 20 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 19 (3.59%) Hadoop
13 16 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (2.46%) NoSQL
16 12 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
17 10 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 44 (8.32%) Git (software)
2 18 (3.40%) Jenkins
3 16 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (2.84%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.27%) JIRA
5 12 (2.27%) Subversion
6 10 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.57%) Maven
9 2 (0.38%) Selenium
9 2 (0.38%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.19%) Webistrano
10 1 (0.19%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.19%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.19%) JMeter
10 1 (0.19%) Xcode
General
1 155 (29.30%) Finance
2 50 (9.45%) Banking
3 37 (6.99%) Retail
4 29 (5.48%) Telecoms
5 28 (5.29%) Legal
6 23 (4.35%) Back Office
7 18 (3.40%) Marketing
8 17 (3.21%) Retail Banking
9 16 (3.02%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.89%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.89%) Advertising
10 10 (1.89%) Billing
11 6 (1.13%) Law
12 5 (0.95%) Games
12 5 (0.95%) Publishing
13 2 (0.38%) Electronics
13 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 100 (18.90%) Analyst
2 80 (15.12%) Developer
3 53 (10.02%) Architect
4 42 (7.94%) Administrator
5 38 (7.18%) DBA
6 37 (6.99%) Security Analyst
7 29 (5.48%) Business Analyst
8 26 (4.91%) Systems Administrator
9 24 (4.54%) PHP Developer
10 23 (4.35%) Consultant
11 19 (3.59%) Security Manager
11 19 (3.59%) Data Architect
11 19 (3.59%) Network Engineer
12 18 (3.40%) SQL DBA
13 16 (3.02%) Senior Developer
14 15 (2.84%) Information Analyst
15 14 (2.65%) Security Consultant
16 13 (2.46%) Senior Manager
16 13 (2.46%) Database Developer
16 13 (2.46%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (8.70%) Web Services
2 39 (7.37%) HTML
3 36 (6.81%) CSS
4 33 (6.24%) XML
5 29 (5.48%) LAMP
6 26 (4.91%) .NET
6 26 (4.91%) jQuery
6 26 (4.91%) REST
7 22 (4.16%) HTML5
8 21 (3.97%) CSS3
8 21 (3.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 21 (3.97%) XHTML
9 14 (2.65%) SOAP
10 11 (2.08%) Middleware
10 11 (2.08%) J2EE
11 9 (1.70%) Spring
11 9 (1.70%) JSON
12 7 (1.32%) ASP.NET
12 7 (1.32%) .NET Framework
13 6 (1.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.48%) Management Information System
2 43 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.54%) Data Integration
4 21 (3.97%) Open Source
5 20 (3.78%) Computer Science
6 19 (3.59%) Cryptography
7 15 (2.84%) PKI
8 14 (2.65%) SWIFT
9 12 (2.27%) APACS
9 12 (2.27%) IVR
10 11 (2.08%) Visualisation
10 11 (2.08%) Clustering
11 9 (1.70%) Hedge funds
11 9 (1.70%) CLARiiON
12 8 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.51%) User Experience
13 7 (1.32%) Data Structures
14 6 (1.13%) Internet of Things
15 5 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
15 5 (0.95%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 132 (24.95%) Windows
2 72 (13.61%) Linux
3 42 (7.94%) UNIX
4 17 (3.21%) Windows 7
5 15 (2.84%) Ubuntu
6 9 (1.70%) Windows 8
6 9 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.32%) CentOS
8 7 (1.32%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.95%) Android
10 3 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (20.98%) Information Security
2 68 (12.85%) Business Intelligence
3 66 (12.48%) ETL
3 66 (12.48%) ITIL
4 64 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (11.91%) Service Delivery
6 62 (11.72%) Project Management
7 61 (11.53%) Data Modelling
8 54 (10.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 43 (8.13%) Security Management
10 42 (7.94%) Risk Management
11 38 (7.18%) Change Management
12 34 (6.43%) E-Commerce
13 29 (5.48%) Change Control
14 28 (5.29%) MVC
14 28 (5.29%) Data Architecture
15 27 (5.10%) Data Protection
16 26 (4.91%) PRINCE2
16 26 (4.91%) Business Continuity
17 25 (4.73%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 149 (28.17%) SQL
2 39 (7.37%) Java
3 35 (6.62%) JavaScript
3 35 (6.62%) PHP
4 29 (5.48%) T-SQL
5 27 (5.10%) Shell Script
6 26 (4.91%) PowerShell
7 23 (4.35%) Python
8 21 (3.97%) PHP5
9 18 (3.40%) C#
10 12 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.27%) Perl
11 9 (1.70%) Scala
12 8 (1.51%) C
13 6 (1.13%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.76%) Lua
15 3 (0.57%) VBA
16 2 (0.38%) XPath
16 2 (0.38%) Ruby
16 2 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 63 (11.91%) CISSP
2 53 (10.02%) Degree
3 30 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (5.29%) CISA
5 22 (4.16%) CISM
6 20 (3.78%) CCSP
7 18 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (3.02%) CCNA
8 16 (3.02%) CRISC
9 13 (2.46%) Security Cleared
10 12 (2.27%) CCA
11 11 (2.08%) CCNP
12 10 (1.89%) ISEB
13 9 (1.70%) PCI QSA
13 9 (1.70%) JNCIA
14 8 (1.51%) MCSE
14 8 (1.51%) SC Cleared
15 6 (1.13%) MCP
15 6 (1.13%) DV Cleared
16 5 (0.95%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (20.98%) PCI DSS
2 59 (11.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 53 (10.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (4.16%) QA
5 18 (3.40%) COBIT
6 16 (3.02%) SLA
7 12 (2.27%) ISO 8583
7 12 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 8 (1.51%) HIPAA
9 7 (1.32%) Data Quality
9 7 (1.32%) BS7799
10 6 (1.13%) COSO
11 5 (0.95%) Basel II
12 1 (0.19%) GPG13
12 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.19%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.19%) FATCA
12 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 55 (10.40%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.97%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (2.46%) ISA Server
4 10 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.95%) vSphere
5 5 (0.95%) NFS
6 3 (0.57%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.38%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.19%) Varnish
8 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (6.43%) SCCM
2 12 (2.27%) ARCserve
3 6 (1.13%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (0.76%) Nagios
4 4 (0.76%) Kibana
4 4 (0.76%) logstash
5 3 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.38%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.19%) SELinux
7 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.19%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.19%) SCOM
7 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.19%) OpenView
7 1 (0.19%) WSUS
7 1 (0.19%) DameWare
Vendors
1 106 (20.04%) Microsoft
2 66 (12.48%) Cisco
3 60 (11.34%) Oracle
4 33 (6.24%) ServiceNow
5 32 (6.05%) F5
6 30 (5.67%) VMware
7 23 (4.35%) IBM
8 21 (3.97%) CheckPoint
8 21 (3.97%) Informatica
9 20 (3.78%) Juniper
10 19 (3.59%) Websense
11 14 (2.65%) SolarWinds
12 11 (2.08%) McAfee
13 10 (1.89%) Teradata
13 10 (1.89%) Avaya
14 9 (1.70%) RainStor
14 9 (1.70%) Cloudera
14 9 (1.70%) EMC
14 9 (1.70%) Business Objects
15 8 (1.51%) Symantec
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago