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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 638 540 718
Rank change year-on-year
-98 +178
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 239 354 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.35% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.43% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 203 267 137
Average salary £48,000 £49,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
87844 81610 84541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.12% 81.58% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 71640 67748 71861
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 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 23 October 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 -73 98 £52,500 -4.54% 5
South East -21 59 £46,000 +2.22% 12
West Midlands -22 18 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Yorkshire -35 17 £50,000 +19.04% 3
East of England -29 16 £48,000 +17.07%
South West -43 15 £35,000 -16.82% 3
East Midlands +7 11 £51,250 +28.12% 2
North West -44 5 £38,250 -27.14%
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 200 (31.01%) Finance
2 191 (29.61%) Windows
3 156 (24.19%) SQL
4 145 (22.48%) PCI DSS
5 123 (19.07%) Firewall
6 101 (15.66%) Data Warehouse
7 100 (15.50%) SQL Server
8 99 (15.35%) Business Intelligence
9 95 (14.73%) Linux
10 94 (14.57%) Active Directory
10 94 (14.57%) Information Security
11 93 (14.42%) Microsoft
12 86 (13.33%) ITIL
13 84 (13.02%) Project Management
14 83 (12.87%) Oracle
15 82 (12.71%) Management Information System
16 78 (12.09%) ETL
17 75 (11.63%) Data Modelling
17 75 (11.63%) Cisco
17 75 (11.63%) Network Security
18 70 (10.85%) Web Services
18 70 (10.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 69 (10.70%) HTML
19 69 (10.70%) Degree
20 68 (10.54%) Cisco Certification
21 64 (9.92%) MS Excel
22 62 (9.61%) JavaScript
22 62 (9.61%) CSS
22 62 (9.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 62 (9.61%) F5

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 33 (5.12%) Apache
2 28 (4.34%) SAS
3 27 (4.19%) IIS
4 25 (3.88%) MS Exchange
5 21 (3.26%) CMS
6 15 (2.33%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (1.86%) Facebook Platform
7 12 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (1.71%) JBoss
9 10 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (1.09%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (1.09%) Node.js
12 6 (0.93%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.93%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.78%) Lotus Domino
13 5 (0.78%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 64 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.12%) MS Office
3 18 (2.79%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.86%) Photoshop
4 12 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (1.40%) SPSS
6 4 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.62%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.62%) HFM
4 3 (0.47%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.47%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.47%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.31%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.31%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.64%) SaaS
2 14 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.02%) Google Apps
4 10 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.24%) IaaS
5 8 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.09%) Office 365
7 6 (0.93%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.78%) PaaS
8 5 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (0.62%) Rackspace Cloud
9 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (0.47%) Taleo
11 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.16%) GitHub
11 1 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 123 (19.07%) Firewall
2 75 (11.63%) Network Security
3 58 (8.99%) VPN
4 57 (8.84%) Internet
5 52 (8.06%) LAN
6 48 (7.44%) WAN
6 48 (7.44%) DNS
7 36 (5.58%) TCP/IP
8 27 (4.19%) DHCP
9 26 (4.03%) BIG-IP
10 25 (3.88%) SSL
11 24 (3.72%) VoIP
12 23 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (3.10%) SMS
14 16 (2.48%) SAN
14 16 (2.48%) Wireless
15 14 (2.17%) Intranet
15 14 (2.17%) OSPF
16 12 (1.86%) TACACS
16 12 (1.86%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (15.66%) Data Warehouse
2 100 (15.50%) SQL Server
3 60 (9.30%) MySQL
4 51 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (7.91%) Relational Database
5 42 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (5.27%) Big Data
7 32 (4.96%) RDBMS
8 31 (4.81%) Oracle Reports
9 30 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 27 (4.19%) Data Mining
11 25 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
13 20 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (2.95%) Hadoop
15 16 (2.48%) NoSQL
16 13 (2.02%) Oracle Database
17 10 (1.55%) Apache Accumulo
17 10 (1.55%) SQLite
17 10 (1.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.72%) Subversion
3 10 (1.55%) Ant
4 8 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.09%) JIRA
6 5 (0.78%) Maven
7 4 (0.62%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.62%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.62%) JMeter
8 3 (0.47%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.47%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.47%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.47%) Selenium
8 3 (0.47%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.31%) ERwin
10 1 (0.16%) AppScan
10 1 (0.16%) Xcode
General
1 200 (31.01%) Finance
2 48 (7.44%) Banking
3 46 (7.13%) Legal
4 34 (5.27%) Telecoms
5 27 (4.19%) Marketing
6 25 (3.88%) Retail
7 19 (2.95%) Retail Banking
8 18 (2.79%) Advertising
9 10 (1.55%) Back Office
10 9 (1.40%) Electronics
11 8 (1.24%) Law
12 7 (1.09%) Publishing
12 7 (1.09%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.93%) French Language
14 4 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.62%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.31%) Games
15 2 (0.31%) Local Government
15 2 (0.31%) Billing
16 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 118 (18.29%) Analyst
2 98 (15.19%) Developer
3 68 (10.54%) Architect
4 37 (5.74%) PHP Developer
5 36 (5.58%) Business Analyst
5 36 (5.58%) Data Architect
6 33 (5.12%) Network Engineer
7 30 (4.65%) Administrator
8 29 (4.50%) Consultant
9 27 (4.19%) Security Analyst
10 23 (3.57%) DBA
11 22 (3.41%) Security Officer
12 19 (2.95%) Payments Business Analyst
13 18 (2.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (2.48%) Senior Consultant
14 16 (2.48%) Technical Specialist
15 15 (2.33%) Security Engineer
15 15 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
16 14 (2.17%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (10.85%) Web Services
2 69 (10.70%) HTML
3 62 (9.61%) CSS
4 41 (6.36%) .NET
5 39 (6.05%) XML
6 38 (5.89%) LAMP
7 37 (5.74%) jQuery
8 33 (5.12%) REST
9 30 (4.65%) SOAP
10 25 (3.88%) HTML5
11 21 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (2.95%) CSS3
12 19 (2.95%) XHTML
13 16 (2.48%) Sass
14 14 (2.17%) JSON
15 12 (1.86%) ASP.NET
16 11 (1.71%) Spring
16 11 (1.71%) Android SDK
17 10 (1.55%) iOS SDK
17 10 (1.55%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 82 (12.71%) Management Information System
2 57 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.05%) Data Integration
4 30 (4.65%) Open Source
5 28 (4.34%) Data Structures
6 26 (4.03%) Cryptography
6 26 (4.03%) Data Protection Act
7 24 (3.72%) Computer Science
8 23 (3.57%) IVR
9 21 (3.26%) SWIFT
10 19 (2.95%) APACS
11 14 (2.17%) Algorithms
11 14 (2.17%) Clustering
12 13 (2.02%) PKI
13 11 (1.71%) Social Media
14 8 (1.24%) User Experience
14 8 (1.24%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.93%) Visualisation
15 6 (0.93%) AS400
15 6 (0.93%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 191 (29.61%) Windows
2 95 (14.73%) Linux
3 42 (6.51%) UNIX
4 39 (6.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 20 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (2.95%) Android
8 18 (2.79%) Apple iOS
9 16 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (1.55%) Windows Phone
11 9 (1.40%) CentOS
12 8 (1.24%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.09%) AIX
14 6 (0.93%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.78%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.62%) MVS
16 4 (0.62%) FreeBSD
16 4 (0.62%) Solaris
17 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 1 (0.16%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (15.35%) Business Intelligence
2 94 (14.57%) Information Security
3 86 (13.33%) ITIL
4 84 (13.02%) Project Management
5 78 (12.09%) ETL
6 75 (11.63%) Data Modelling
7 57 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (8.53%) Data Protection
9 48 (7.44%) Change Management
10 47 (7.29%) Analytics
11 46 (7.13%) Data Management
11 46 (7.13%) CRM
12 40 (6.20%) Disaster Recovery
13 38 (5.89%) Data Architecture
14 36 (5.58%) Data Analysis
14 36 (5.58%) Business Continuity
15 34 (5.27%) E-Commerce
15 34 (5.27%) Migration
15 34 (5.27%) Requirements Analysis
15 34 (5.27%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 156 (24.19%) SQL
2 62 (9.61%) JavaScript
3 53 (8.22%) PHP
4 51 (7.91%) Java
5 29 (4.50%) T-SQL
6 22 (3.41%) Python
7 19 (2.95%) PHP5
8 16 (2.48%) C#
9 14 (2.17%) PowerShell
10 12 (1.86%) Bash Shell
10 12 (1.86%) Perl
11 10 (1.55%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.40%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.24%) ABAP
14 7 (1.09%) C
15 5 (0.78%) R
16 4 (0.62%) VBScript
17 3 (0.47%) C++
18 2 (0.31%) sed
18 2 (0.31%) Korn
Qualifications
1 69 (10.70%) Degree
2 68 (10.54%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (6.36%) CISSP
4 34 (5.27%) CCNP
5 27 (4.19%) CCNA
6 22 (3.41%) CCSP
6 22 (3.41%) CISA
7 19 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (2.95%) CCA
7 19 (2.95%) CISM
8 15 (2.33%) ISEB
8 15 (2.33%) Security Cleared
9 13 (2.02%) CCSE
10 11 (1.71%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (1.24%) JNCIA
12 7 (1.09%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.93%) MCP
14 4 (0.62%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (22.48%) PCI DSS
2 70 (10.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 62 (9.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (4.34%) QA
5 21 (3.26%) ISO 9001
6 19 (2.95%) ISO 8583
7 15 (2.33%) Data Quality
8 11 (1.71%) COBIT
9 10 (1.55%) SLA
10 7 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 6 (0.93%) COSO
12 4 (0.62%) GCP
12 4 (0.62%) GMP
12 4 (0.62%) GLP
13 2 (0.31%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.31%) Basel II
14 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.16%) TickIT
14 1 (0.16%) BS7799
14 1 (0.16%) WAI
System Software
1 94 (14.57%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (2.33%) ISA Server
4 12 (1.86%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.40%) Apache Flume
6 8 (1.24%) vCloud
6 8 (1.24%) KVM
6 8 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (0.78%) NFS
8 4 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.62%) Varnish
9 3 (0.47%) XenApp
9 3 (0.47%) vSphere
10 2 (0.31%) XenServer
11 1 (0.16%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 37 (5.74%) SCCM
2 14 (2.17%) ARCserve
3 11 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (1.55%) SCSM
5 9 (1.40%) Oracle Identity Management
6 6 (0.93%) Puppet
6 6 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.78%) Nessus
7 5 (0.78%) Nagios
8 4 (0.62%) Ambari
8 4 (0.62%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.62%) Capistrano
8 4 (0.62%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.62%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.62%) DameWare
9 3 (0.47%) HP SiteScope
10 2 (0.31%) logstash
10 2 (0.31%) Salt
10 2 (0.31%) Kibana
10 2 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 93 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 83 (12.87%) Oracle
3 75 (11.63%) Cisco
4 62 (9.61%) F5
5 58 (8.99%) CheckPoint
6 40 (6.20%) Juniper
7 38 (5.89%) ServiceNow
8 36 (5.58%) Websense
9 33 (5.12%) VMware
10 22 (3.41%) Informatica
10 22 (3.41%) Symantec
11 21 (3.26%) HP
12 20 (3.10%) Sophos
13 18 (2.79%) Citrix
14 17 (2.64%) SonicWALL
15 15 (2.33%) Sourcefire
15 15 (2.33%) SAP
15 15 (2.33%) Nokia
16 14 (2.17%) SolarWinds
16 14 (2.17%) Google
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, PHI, Pension,
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £55000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum 10% Bonus + 7% Oncall + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liss, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + On-Call + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, private healthcare, flexi-time
Posted: 7 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £1 per annum + COMP
Posted: 9 days ago
Buxton, Derbyshire
Lhoist UK Ltd
Salary: £40k per year + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 15 days ago