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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 568 581 585
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 329 317 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.36% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 274 275 230
Average salary £52,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,200 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
86687 88196 80823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.84% 81.86%
Number of salaries quoted 72435 71039 66912
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +28 159 £60,000 +14.28% 15
South East 0 54 £45,000 -10.00% 5
South West 0 30 £46,938 +13.78% 2
East of England -16 25 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Yorkshire +15 19 £43,000 -28.33% 3
North West -5 15 £32,000 -39.04% 5
West Midlands -10 14 £36,250 -19.44% 4
East Midlands -8 10 £42,500 -10.52% 3
North East - 1 £16,500 - 2
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 201 (35.45%) Finance
2 157 (27.69%) Information Security
3 127 (22.40%) Microsoft
4 119 (20.99%) SQL
5 113 (19.93%) Firewall
6 108 (19.05%) Windows
7 107 (18.87%) SQL Server
8 104 (18.34%) Linux
9 103 (18.17%) Management Information System
10 99 (17.46%) Degree
11 95 (16.75%) Oracle
12 94 (16.58%) Analytical Skills
13 85 (14.99%) PCI DSS
14 81 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
15 80 (14.11%) ITIL
16 76 (13.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 75 (13.23%) Penetration Testing
17 75 (13.23%) Data Protection
18 73 (12.87%) Banking
18 73 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
19 70 (12.35%) CISSP
20 66 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
21 61 (10.76%) SIEM
22 59 (10.41%) ETL
23 58 (10.23%) Analytics
24 57 (10.05%) Data Modelling
25 55 (9.70%) UNIX
26 54 (9.52%) Computer Science
27 50 (8.82%) Java
28 49 (8.64%) Oracle Database

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 24 (4.23%) IIS
2 21 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (1.23%) Lync
3 7 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.06%) Node.js
4 6 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.88%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
5 5 (0.88%) OpenStack
6 4 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.71%) Apache
6 4 (0.71%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.35%) JBoss
8 2 (0.35%) SAS
9 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (4.06%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.53%) MS Office
3 5 (0.88%) SPSS
4 4 (0.71%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (0.71%) Solid Edge
5 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.18%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 11 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.41%) Markit EDM
3 7 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.06%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.53%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.18%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.65%) SaaS
3 12 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.53%) Force.com
5 3 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.35%) PaaS
6 2 (0.35%) Heroku
6 2 (0.35%) IaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 113 (19.93%) Firewall
2 44 (7.76%) Network Security
3 40 (7.05%) Internet
4 39 (6.88%) LAN
5 35 (6.17%) WAN
6 24 (4.23%) VPN
6 24 (4.23%) Wireless
7 17 (3.00%) TCP/IP
7 17 (3.00%) SAN
8 16 (2.82%) DNS
9 14 (2.47%) VoIP
10 11 (1.94%) SSL
11 9 (1.59%) NAS
12 8 (1.41%) LDAP
13 7 (1.23%) Broadband
13 7 (1.23%) Intranet
14 6 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (1.06%) iSCSI
14 6 (1.06%) Skype
15 5 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 81 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 49 (8.64%) Oracle Database
4 42 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (7.23%) Big Data
6 38 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (6.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 32 (5.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 32 (5.64%) MySQL
8 31 (5.47%) Relational Database
9 28 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (4.06%) Oracle Database 10g
11 22 (3.88%) Star Schema
12 20 (3.53%) RDBMS
13 16 (2.82%) QlikView
14 14 (2.47%) Oracle BI EE
15 13 (2.29%) Data Mining
16 11 (1.94%) Hadoop
16 11 (1.94%) NoSQL
17 10 (1.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (2.12%) Axure RP
2 11 (1.94%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.23%) JDeveloper
4 7 (1.23%) Ant
5 6 (1.06%) Subversion
6 4 (0.71%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.35%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.35%) Selenium
8 2 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.35%) Toad
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.18%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.18%) GCC
9 1 (0.18%) Grunt
9 1 (0.18%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.18%) Bower
General
1 201 (35.45%) Finance
2 73 (12.87%) Banking
3 34 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 33 (5.82%) Marketing
5 28 (4.94%) Retail
6 19 (3.35%) Legal
7 10 (1.76%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.88%) Law
9 4 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.35%) Advertising
10 2 (0.35%) Games
10 2 (0.35%) Billing
10 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.18%) French Language
11 1 (0.18%) German Language
11 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.18%) Military
11 1 (0.18%) Front Office
11 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 116 (20.46%) Analyst
2 65 (11.46%) Developer
3 61 (10.76%) Architect
4 54 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 32 (5.64%) Consultant
6 26 (4.59%) Data Architect
7 24 (4.23%) Administrator
8 23 (4.06%) Team Leader
9 22 (3.88%) Support Analyst
10 21 (3.70%) Information Analyst
10 21 (3.70%) Information Security Analyst
11 20 (3.53%) Operations Team Leader
12 19 (3.35%) IT Manager
13 18 (3.17%) DBA
13 18 (3.17%) Security Consultant
13 18 (3.17%) Technical Analyst
14 17 (3.00%) Data Manager
15 16 (2.82%) Support Engineer
15 16 (2.82%) Technical Architect
15 16 (2.82%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.70%) HTML
2 33 (5.82%) CSS
3 23 (4.06%) .NET
3 23 (4.06%) Web Services
4 13 (2.29%) SOAP
4 13 (2.29%) REST
5 12 (2.12%) .NET Framework
5 12 (2.12%) jQuery
6 11 (1.94%) XSLT
7 10 (1.76%) XML
8 9 (1.59%) RESTful
9 8 (1.41%) WCF
9 8 (1.41%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.41%) Middleware
10 7 (1.23%) Java EE
10 7 (1.23%) HTML5
11 6 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (1.06%) WSDL
12 5 (0.88%) J2EE
12 5 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 103 (18.17%) Management Information System
2 94 (16.58%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 38 (6.70%) Data Protection Act
5 29 (5.11%) Freedom of Information
6 25 (4.41%) Visualisation
7 22 (3.88%) Freedom of Information Act
8 18 (3.17%) Statistics
8 18 (3.17%) Data Integration
9 16 (2.82%) User Experience
10 14 (2.47%) Data Centre
11 13 (2.29%) Data Structures
11 13 (2.29%) Cryptography
11 13 (2.29%) Clustering
12 11 (1.94%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.59%) PKI
14 7 (1.23%) Blackberry
14 7 (1.23%) CCTV
14 7 (1.23%) Digital Media
15 6 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 108 (19.05%) Windows
2 104 (18.34%) Linux
3 55 (9.70%) UNIX
4 12 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.76%) Solaris
6 10 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.88%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.88%) Android
8 4 (0.71%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.53%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.53%) AIX
9 3 (0.53%) CentOS
10 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.18%) VMS
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (27.69%) Information Security
2 80 (14.11%) ITIL
3 75 (13.23%) Penetration Testing
3 75 (13.23%) Data Protection
4 73 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
5 66 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (10.76%) SIEM
7 59 (10.41%) ETL
8 58 (10.23%) Analytics
9 57 (10.05%) Data Modelling
10 47 (8.29%) Risk Assessment
11 44 (7.76%) Data Management
11 44 (7.76%) Performance Tuning
12 42 (7.41%) Project Management
13 41 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
14 40 (7.05%) Kalman Filter
15 39 (6.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 35 (6.17%) E-Commerce
17 34 (6.00%) Migration
18 32 (5.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 119 (20.99%) SQL
2 50 (8.82%) Java
3 34 (6.00%) T-SQL
4 28 (4.94%) C
5 27 (4.76%) Python
6 23 (4.06%) Perl
7 17 (3.00%) PHP
8 16 (2.82%) JavaScript
8 16 (2.82%) Ruby
9 14 (2.47%) C#
10 13 (2.29%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.94%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.94%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.41%) R
12 8 (1.41%) VBA
13 7 (1.23%) XQuery
14 5 (0.88%) Apex Code
15 4 (0.71%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.71%) XPath
15 4 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 99 (17.46%) Degree
2 70 (12.35%) CISSP
3 31 (5.47%) CISM
4 29 (5.11%) CISA
5 15 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (2.29%) Security Cleared
7 11 (1.94%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.59%) RHCE
8 9 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.59%) RHCA
8 9 (1.59%) CEH
9 7 (1.23%) CHFI
9 7 (1.23%) CCNP
9 7 (1.23%) SSCP
9 7 (1.23%) PCI QSA
10 6 (1.06%) CCNA
10 6 (1.06%) HND
10 6 (1.06%) MCSE
11 4 (0.71%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.71%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (14.99%) PCI DSS
2 76 (13.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (2.65%) QA
5 11 (1.94%) COBIT
6 10 (1.76%) Data Quality
7 8 (1.41%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 5 (0.88%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.88%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.35%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.35%) BS7799
9 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.18%) SLA
10 1 (0.18%) BS25999
System Software
1 47 (8.29%) Active Directory
2 31 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.76%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.06%) Terminal Services
4 6 (1.06%) XenServer
5 4 (0.71%) XenApp
6 3 (0.53%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.53%) NFS
7 1 (0.18%) qmail
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.18%) KVM
7 1 (0.18%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 22 (3.88%) Nessus
2 7 (1.23%) Data Guard
3 6 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.88%) OPNET
4 5 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
5 4 (0.71%) Ansible
5 4 (0.71%) cPanel
5 4 (0.71%) Puppet
6 3 (0.53%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.35%) logstash
7 2 (0.35%) Kibana
7 2 (0.35%) Jitterbit
7 2 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.35%) Nagios
7 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.35%) SCCM
8 1 (0.18%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 127 (22.40%) Microsoft
2 95 (16.75%) Oracle
3 44 (7.76%) VMware
4 34 (6.00%) Citrix
5 24 (4.23%) Informatica
6 22 (3.88%) Cisco
7 18 (3.17%) McAfee
8 14 (2.47%) NetApp
8 14 (2.47%) Red Hat
8 14 (2.47%) LogLogic
9 12 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (2.12%) HP
10 10 (1.76%) Google
11 9 (1.59%) CheckPoint
12 8 (1.41%) Juniper
12 8 (1.41%) MKS
13 7 (1.23%) IBM
13 7 (1.23%) Sun
14 6 (1.06%) Cognos
14 6 (1.06%) F5
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
@ITS
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
icotech services
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k - 36k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
BBC
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
BBC
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cromer, Norfolk
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,500 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago