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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 637 562 579
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +17
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 228 381 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.42% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 172 331 217
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
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
84540 91393 81953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.95% 82.74% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 69498 74949 68149
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,284 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -11 108 £55,000 - 14
South East -27 47 £42,500 +1.19% 3
North West +3 16 £47,500 +17.28% 6
South West -29 15 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Yorkshire +14 13 £32,500 -43.47% 2
East of England -42 12 £56,000 +29.47% 1
West Midlands -7 10 £32,750 -34.50%
East Midlands +20 7 £28,428 -17.60%
North East -3 1 - -
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 137 (27.68%) SQL
1 137 (27.68%) Finance
2 136 (27.47%) Microsoft
3 106 (21.41%) SQL Server
4 104 (21.01%) Information Security
5 98 (19.80%) ITIL
6 89 (17.98%) Windows
7 82 (16.57%) Management Information System
8 81 (16.36%) CISSP
9 74 (14.95%) PCI DSS
10 73 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
11 72 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
12 69 (13.94%) Business Intelligence
12 69 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
13 68 (13.74%) Degree
14 67 (13.54%) Service Delivery
15 64 (12.93%) Linux
15 64 (12.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 60 (12.12%) Firewall
17 58 (11.72%) Oracle
18 53 (10.71%) MS Excel
19 51 (10.30%) Banking
20 50 (10.10%) Data Modelling
20 50 (10.10%) Disaster Recovery
21 47 (9.49%) Project Management
21 47 (9.49%) Risk Management
21 47 (9.49%) ETL
21 47 (9.49%) MySQL
22 46 (9.29%) HTML
22 46 (9.29%) Java

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 25 (5.05%) MS Exchange
2 24 (4.85%) IIS
3 13 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.41%) CMS
5 6 (1.21%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.01%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.81%) Apache
7 4 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.81%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.81%) Lync
8 3 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.40%) Drupal
10 1 (0.20%) Mule
10 1 (0.20%) WordPress
10 1 (0.20%) Confluence
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.20%) OnBase
10 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 53 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.65%) MS Office
3 8 (1.62%) SPSS
3 8 (1.62%) SOLIDWORKS
3 8 (1.62%) Solid Edge
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.61%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.40%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.20%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.20%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.20%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.20%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.20%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.20%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.04%) SaaS
3 14 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.01%) PaaS
4 5 (1.01%) Office 365
5 3 (0.61%) Force.com
6 2 (0.40%) GitHub
6 2 (0.40%) IaaS
6 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (12.12%) Firewall
2 33 (6.67%) Network Security
3 28 (5.66%) Internet
4 20 (4.04%) SAN
5 16 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 16 (3.23%) VoIP
6 15 (3.03%) VPN
7 14 (2.83%) DNS
8 12 (2.42%) NAS
9 11 (2.22%) Wireless
9 11 (2.22%) LAN
9 11 (2.22%) WAN
10 8 (1.62%) SSL
11 7 (1.41%) iSCSI
12 6 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (1.21%) DHCP
13 5 (1.01%) Intranet
13 5 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (0.81%) BIG-IP
14 4 (0.81%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (21.41%) SQL Server
2 72 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
3 47 (9.49%) MySQL
4 39 (7.88%) Relational Database
5 37 (7.47%) Oracle Database
6 33 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (6.46%) RDBMS
7 32 (6.46%) Data Mining
8 28 (5.66%) Big Data
9 26 (5.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (3.43%) Hadoop
14 16 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
15 14 (2.83%) Star Schema
15 14 (2.83%) MS Access
15 14 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (2.63%) QlikView
17 12 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (3.84%) Git (software)
2 13 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 12 (2.42%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.41%) JIRA
6 5 (1.01%) Axure RP
7 4 (0.81%) Bitbucket
7 4 (0.81%) Subversion
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.20%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.20%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.20%) Maven
9 1 (0.20%) Selenium
9 1 (0.20%) Grunt
9 1 (0.20%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.20%) Bower
General
1 137 (27.68%) Finance
2 51 (10.30%) Banking
3 43 (8.69%) Retail
4 39 (7.88%) Legal
5 18 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.23%) Marketing
7 12 (2.42%) Back Office
8 11 (2.22%) Financial Institution
9 10 (2.02%) Advertising
10 8 (1.62%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.41%) Billing
12 5 (1.01%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.61%) Law
14 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.40%) Automotive
14 2 (0.40%) French Language
15 1 (0.20%) German Language
15 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.20%) Games
15 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 83 (16.77%) Analyst
2 68 (13.74%) Developer
3 48 (9.70%) Architect
4 36 (7.27%) Security Analyst
5 32 (6.46%) DBA
6 31 (6.26%) Administrator
7 23 (4.65%) Data Architect
8 19 (3.84%) IT Manager
9 18 (3.64%) Information Analyst
9 18 (3.64%) Security Manager
10 17 (3.43%) Data Manager
11 16 (3.23%) Information Security Analyst
11 16 (3.23%) Team Leader
11 16 (3.23%) Consultant
12 15 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
12 15 (3.03%) Enterprise Architect
12 15 (3.03%) Support Manager
13 12 (2.42%) Senior Analyst
13 12 (2.42%) IT Support
14 11 (2.22%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (9.29%) HTML
2 35 (7.07%) CSS
3 25 (5.05%) .NET
4 24 (4.85%) REST
5 23 (4.65%) Web Services
6 20 (4.04%) SOAP
7 19 (3.84%) XML
8 17 (3.43%) jQuery
9 14 (2.83%) HTML5
10 12 (2.42%) CSS3
11 11 (2.22%) .NET Framework
12 10 (2.02%) JSON
12 10 (2.02%) Spring
13 8 (1.62%) Middleware
13 8 (1.62%) XHTML
13 8 (1.62%) J2EE
14 7 (1.41%) XSLT
14 7 (1.41%) XSD
14 7 (1.41%) LAMP
14 7 (1.41%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 82 (16.57%) Management Information System
2 73 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (6.46%) Computer Science
3 32 (6.46%) Visualisation
4 23 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
4 23 (4.65%) Cryptography
5 16 (3.23%) Data Structures
6 15 (3.03%) PKI
7 14 (2.83%) Freedom of Information
8 13 (2.63%) Freedom of Information Act
9 12 (2.42%) Clustering
10 11 (2.22%) Blackberry
10 11 (2.22%) Data Centre
10 11 (2.22%) User Experience
11 10 (2.02%) Mobile App
11 10 (2.02%) Statistics
11 10 (2.02%) Data Integration
12 8 (1.62%) CCTV
12 8 (1.62%) NHS
13 7 (1.41%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 89 (17.98%) Windows
2 64 (12.93%) Linux
3 33 (6.67%) UNIX
4 12 (2.42%) Ubuntu
4 12 (2.42%) Windows XP
5 11 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.22%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.82%) Android
8 6 (1.21%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.01%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.81%) CentOS
11 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.40%) Solaris
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (21.01%) Information Security
2 98 (19.80%) ITIL
3 69 (13.94%) Business Intelligence
3 69 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (13.54%) Service Delivery
5 50 (10.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 50 (10.10%) Data Modelling
6 47 (9.49%) Risk Management
6 47 (9.49%) ETL
6 47 (9.49%) Project Management
7 45 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 45 (9.09%) Data Protection
8 43 (8.69%) Data Management
9 39 (7.88%) SIEM
10 33 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
10 33 (6.67%) Security Management
11 30 (6.06%) E-Commerce
12 28 (5.66%) Analytics
12 28 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
12 28 (5.66%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 137 (27.68%) SQL
2 46 (9.29%) Java
3 29 (5.86%) JavaScript
4 26 (5.25%) T-SQL
5 21 (4.24%) Python
6 20 (4.04%) PHP
6 20 (4.04%) C#
7 19 (3.84%) PowerShell
8 18 (3.64%) Shell Script
9 14 (2.83%) C
9 14 (2.83%) Perl
10 11 (2.22%) VBA
11 9 (1.82%) Scala
12 7 (1.41%) PHP5
13 6 (1.21%) VB
14 5 (1.01%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.01%) Ruby
15 4 (0.81%) XPath
15 4 (0.81%) Lua
15 4 (0.81%) VB6
Qualifications
1 81 (16.36%) CISSP
2 68 (13.74%) Degree
3 43 (8.69%) CISM
4 36 (7.27%) CISA
5 28 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (3.03%) CRISC
7 12 (2.42%) MCSE
8 10 (2.02%) PCI QSA
9 9 (1.82%) SSCP
9 9 (1.82%) CEH
9 9 (1.82%) Security Cleared
10 8 (1.62%) CHFI
10 8 (1.62%) MCP
10 8 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.41%) ISEB
11 7 (1.41%) MCITP
12 6 (1.21%) SC Cleared
13 5 (1.01%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (1.01%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (14.95%) PCI DSS
2 64 (12.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (3.64%) COBIT
4 17 (3.43%) SLA
5 15 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (2.63%) ISO 9001
6 13 (2.63%) Data Quality
7 11 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 10 (2.02%) QA
9 9 (1.82%) BS7799
10 5 (1.01%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.40%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.40%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.20%) HL7
12 1 (0.20%) BS25999
12 1 (0.20%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.20%) Basel II
12 1 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 38 (7.68%) Active Directory
2 24 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.82%) vSphere
4 8 (1.62%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.21%) NFS
5 6 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.40%) XenServer
8 1 (0.20%) XenApp
8 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 24 (4.85%) SCCM
2 4 (0.81%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.81%) Puppet
2 4 (0.81%) Ansible
3 3 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (0.61%) SCOM
4 2 (0.40%) Nessus
4 2 (0.40%) Nagios
4 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.40%) logstash
4 2 (0.40%) Kibana
4 2 (0.40%) cPanel
5 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.20%) OpenView
5 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.20%) WSUS
5 1 (0.20%) SELinux
Vendors
1 136 (27.47%) Microsoft
2 58 (11.72%) Oracle
3 43 (8.69%) VMware
4 28 (5.66%) Cisco
5 17 (3.43%) Business Objects
6 13 (2.63%) CheckPoint
7 11 (2.22%) Informatica
7 11 (2.22%) HP
7 11 (2.22%) Teradata
8 10 (2.02%) Citrix
8 10 (2.02%) IBM
9 9 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.82%) Cloudera
9 9 (1.82%) RainStor
10 8 (1.62%) F5
10 8 (1.62%) NetApp
11 7 (1.41%) Barracuda Networks
12 5 (1.01%) Splunk
12 5 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.01%) SAP
London
Big Picture Staffing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Dependent on experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus - benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Innovative Systems, Inc.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 55K to 65K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 9 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago