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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 655 565 577
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +12
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 231 356 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.39% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 184 307 242
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £78,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -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
85820 91842 84491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.16% 82.09% 80.29%
Number of salaries quoted 70108 74491 70191
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 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 24 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 -11 94 £55,000 -18.51% 12
South East -3 62 £52,000 +22.35% 7
East of England -22 19 £60,000 +50.00% 3
South West -34 19 £43,250 +8.12% 5
Yorkshire +7 11 £32,500 -23.52% 1
East Midlands +24 8 £37,964 -25.19% 1
North West -4 8 £85,000 +109.87% 1
West Midlands -29 8 £34,000 -24.44%
North East - 1 - - 1
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 146 (28.02%) SQL
2 126 (24.18%) Microsoft
3 125 (23.99%) Finance
4 113 (21.69%) Information Security
5 110 (21.11%) SQL Server
6 109 (20.92%) Windows
7 90 (17.27%) ITIL
8 87 (16.70%) PCI DSS
9 83 (15.93%) CISSP
10 79 (15.16%) Service Delivery
11 76 (14.59%) Management Information System
12 75 (14.40%) Linux
13 66 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
14 65 (12.48%) MS Excel
14 65 (12.48%) Data Warehouse
15 64 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 62 (11.90%) Degree
17 61 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
18 55 (10.56%) Firewall
18 55 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
19 53 (10.17%) Risk Management
20 51 (9.79%) Disaster Recovery
20 51 (9.79%) Oracle
21 49 (9.40%) Java
22 48 (9.21%) Banking
23 47 (9.02%) Retail
23 47 (9.02%) MySQL
23 47 (9.02%) Data Modelling
23 47 (9.02%) ETL
24 46 (8.83%) HTML

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 31 (5.95%) IIS
2 24 (4.61%) MS Exchange
3 15 (2.88%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.50%) CMS
5 6 (1.15%) Apache
5 6 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.77%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.77%) Confluence
7 4 (0.77%) Lync
8 3 (0.58%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.58%) Mule
9 2 (0.38%) Drupal
9 2 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 65 (12.48%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.57%) MS Office
3 7 (1.34%) SPSS
3 7 (1.34%) SOLIDWORKS
3 7 (1.34%) Solid Edge
4 6 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.58%) CODA-Financials
2 3 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.38%) Academy Housing
3 2 (0.38%) arcHouse
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.38%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.38%) Orchard Housing
3 2 (0.38%) Aareon QL
3 2 (0.38%) OPENHousing
3 2 (0.38%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.45%) SaaS
3 11 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.96%) Office 365
5 4 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.58%) GitHub
6 3 (0.58%) PaaS
6 3 (0.58%) Force.com
6 3 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.38%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.38%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 55 (10.56%) Firewall
2 37 (7.10%) Network Security
3 31 (5.95%) Internet
4 19 (3.65%) VPN
5 17 (3.26%) DNS
5 17 (3.26%) SAN
6 14 (2.69%) VoIP
7 13 (2.50%) SSL
7 13 (2.50%) TCP/IP
8 12 (2.30%) Wireless
8 12 (2.30%) DHCP
9 10 (1.92%) WAN
9 10 (1.92%) LAN
10 9 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (1.34%) NAS
12 6 (1.15%) iSCSI
13 5 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (0.77%) SSH
14 4 (0.77%) Intranet
14 4 (0.77%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 65 (12.48%) Data Warehouse
3 47 (9.02%) MySQL
4 39 (7.49%) Relational Database
5 34 (6.53%) Data Mining
6 33 (6.33%) RDBMS
7 32 (6.14%) Oracle Database
8 27 (5.18%) Big Data
9 22 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (3.84%) Hadoop
12 17 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (3.07%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (2.88%) NoSQL
15 13 (2.50%) QlikView
16 12 (2.30%) MS Access
17 11 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
18 10 (1.92%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 29 (5.57%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.26%) Visual Studio
3 16 (3.07%) Jenkins
4 14 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (1.92%) JIRA
6 5 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.77%) Subversion
7 4 (0.77%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.58%) Maven
8 3 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.19%) Selenium
9 1 (0.19%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.19%) JDeveloper
General
1 125 (23.99%) Finance
2 48 (9.21%) Banking
3 47 (9.02%) Retail
4 39 (7.49%) Legal
5 22 (4.22%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.65%) Back Office
7 16 (3.07%) Marketing
8 12 (2.30%) Financial Institution
8 12 (2.30%) Manufacturing
9 11 (2.11%) Advertising
9 11 (2.11%) Billing
10 9 (1.73%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.77%) Games
12 3 (0.58%) Law
13 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.38%) Automotive
14 1 (0.19%) Local Government
14 1 (0.19%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (15.55%) Analyst
2 73 (14.01%) Developer
3 56 (10.75%) Architect
4 38 (7.29%) DBA
5 37 (7.10%) Administrator
6 33 (6.33%) Security Analyst
7 25 (4.80%) Consultant
8 22 (4.22%) Data Architect
8 22 (4.22%) IT Manager
9 20 (3.84%) Security Manager
10 19 (3.65%) Systems Administrator
11 18 (3.45%) Information Analyst
12 17 (3.26%) SQL DBA
12 17 (3.26%) Data Manager
13 15 (2.88%) Enterprise Architect
13 15 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
14 14 (2.69%) Security Consultant
14 14 (2.69%) Information Security Analyst
15 13 (2.50%) Data Analyst
15 13 (2.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (8.83%) HTML
2 35 (6.72%) CSS
3 34 (6.53%) Web Services
4 28 (5.37%) .NET
5 27 (5.18%) REST
6 22 (4.22%) jQuery
7 21 (4.03%) SOAP
7 21 (4.03%) XML
8 19 (3.65%) HTML5
9 18 (3.45%) CSS3
10 14 (2.69%) XHTML
10 14 (2.69%) LAMP
11 12 (2.30%) JSON
11 12 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (2.11%) .NET Framework
12 11 (2.11%) Middleware
13 10 (1.92%) Spring
14 9 (1.73%) RESTful
15 8 (1.54%) WCF
15 8 (1.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 76 (14.59%) Management Information System
2 55 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.57%) Computer Science
4 28 (5.37%) Visualisation
5 24 (4.61%) Cryptography
6 22 (4.22%) Open Source
7 18 (3.45%) PKI
8 17 (3.26%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.11%) Hedge funds
9 11 (2.11%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (1.73%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.73%) Clustering
10 9 (1.73%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.54%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.34%) GIS
12 7 (1.34%) CCTV
12 7 (1.34%) Statistics
13 6 (1.15%) FMCG
13 6 (1.15%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 109 (20.92%) Windows
2 75 (14.40%) Linux
3 37 (7.10%) UNIX
4 15 (2.88%) Ubuntu
5 14 (2.69%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.73%) Windows XP
7 8 (1.54%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.34%) Android
9 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.96%) CentOS
11 4 (0.77%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.38%) Solaris
13 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.38%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (21.69%) Information Security
2 90 (17.27%) ITIL
3 79 (15.16%) Service Delivery
4 66 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
6 53 (10.17%) Risk Management
7 51 (9.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 47 (9.02%) Data Modelling
8 47 (9.02%) ETL
9 46 (8.83%) Project Management
9 46 (8.83%) Data Management
10 45 (8.64%) Business Continuity
11 41 (7.87%) Security Management
12 32 (6.14%) Data Protection
13 30 (5.76%) SIEM
14 29 (5.57%) E-Commerce
15 26 (4.99%) PRINCE2
15 26 (4.99%) TOGAF
16 25 (4.80%) Data Architecture
16 25 (4.80%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 146 (28.02%) SQL
2 49 (9.40%) Java
3 34 (6.53%) JavaScript
4 27 (5.18%) PHP
4 27 (5.18%) Python
4 27 (5.18%) PowerShell
5 26 (4.99%) C#
6 23 (4.41%) Shell Script
7 22 (4.22%) T-SQL
8 14 (2.69%) Perl
9 12 (2.30%) PHP5
10 11 (2.11%) C
11 10 (1.92%) VBA
12 9 (1.73%) Scala
13 8 (1.54%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.77%) VB
14 4 (0.77%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.77%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.77%) VB6
14 4 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 83 (15.93%) CISSP
2 62 (11.90%) Degree
3 43 (8.25%) CISM
4 36 (6.91%) CISA
5 26 (4.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (3.07%) CRISC
7 15 (2.88%) PCI QSA
7 15 (2.88%) Security Cleared
8 12 (2.30%) MCSE
9 10 (1.92%) ISEB
10 9 (1.73%) CEH
11 8 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.54%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.34%) PMI Certification
13 6 (1.15%) CCNA
14 5 (0.96%) CCNP
14 5 (0.96%) MCSA
14 5 (0.96%) MCDBA
14 5 (0.96%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (16.70%) PCI DSS
2 64 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (5.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (3.26%) SLA
5 15 (2.88%) COBIT
6 14 (2.69%) Data Quality
7 12 (2.30%) ISO 9001
8 11 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 9 (1.73%) BS7799
9 9 (1.73%) QA
10 7 (1.34%) HIPAA
11 4 (0.77%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.77%) ISO 8583
12 3 (0.58%) Basel II
12 3 (0.58%) FISMA
13 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 1 (0.19%) HL7
13 1 (0.19%) FATCA
13 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 42 (8.06%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (1.73%) vSphere
5 8 (1.54%) ISA Server
6 6 (1.15%) NFS
7 5 (0.96%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.38%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.19%) XenApp
10 1 (0.19%) XenServer
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 33 (6.33%) SCCM
2 5 (0.96%) ARCserve
3 3 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.58%) Nagios
3 3 (0.58%) SCOM
3 3 (0.58%) Puppet
3 3 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (0.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (0.58%) Ansible
3 3 (0.58%) logstash
3 3 (0.58%) Kibana
3 3 (0.58%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 2 (0.38%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.38%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.19%) Nessus
5 1 (0.19%) WSUS
5 1 (0.19%) OpenView
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 126 (24.18%) Microsoft
2 51 (9.79%) Oracle
3 42 (8.06%) Cisco
4 40 (7.68%) VMware
5 16 (3.07%) IBM
5 16 (3.07%) F5
6 12 (2.30%) Business Objects
6 12 (2.30%) Informatica
6 12 (2.30%) CheckPoint
7 11 (2.11%) HP
7 11 (2.11%) ServiceNow
8 10 (1.92%) Teradata
9 9 (1.73%) Citrix
9 9 (1.73%) RainStor
9 9 (1.73%) Cloudera
10 7 (1.34%) Barracuda Networks
10 7 (1.34%) Dell
10 7 (1.34%) McAfee
10 7 (1.34%) Websense
10 7 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Salary: £95000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Corporate Package
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Salary: Excellent Benefits
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Worthing, Sussex
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Salary: £highly competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits car allowance + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent staff benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London - Victoria
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London Victoria
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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