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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 604 598 548
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -50
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 261 280 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 221 243 259
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 £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
82183 81805 80664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.86% 82.39% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 67588 65765 67902
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 £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 4 March 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 March 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 +41 128 £55,000 -18.51% 14
South East -27 49 £52,500 +16.66% 4
East of England -5 30 £45,000 +16.12% 3
South West -15 26 £42,500 +28.78% 1
Yorkshire -9 7 £40,500 -4.70% 4
West Midlands -31 7 £58,750 +67.85% 3
East Midlands +19 6 £45,000 -32.83% 2
North West -28 6 £23,125 -51.31% 2
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 151 (28.60%) SQL
2 142 (26.89%) Finance
3 129 (24.43%) Windows
4 116 (21.97%) Information Security
5 115 (21.78%) Microsoft
6 114 (21.59%) SQL Server
7 104 (19.70%) PCI DSS
8 79 (14.96%) Service Delivery
9 78 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
9 78 (14.77%) CISSP
10 72 (13.64%) ITIL
11 70 (13.26%) Linux
12 67 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
12 67 (12.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 65 (12.31%) MS Excel
13 65 (12.31%) Firewall
14 64 (12.12%) Management Information System
14 64 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
15 60 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
16 59 (11.17%) Cisco
17 58 (10.98%) Data Modelling
17 58 (10.98%) Project Management
18 57 (10.80%) ETL
18 57 (10.80%) Degree
19 54 (10.23%) Active Directory
20 52 (9.85%) Oracle
20 52 (9.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
21 48 (9.09%) Risk Management
21 48 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
22 47 (8.90%) Network Security

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 34 (6.44%) IIS
2 24 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 17 (3.22%) CMS
4 13 (2.46%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (1.52%) Apache
7 7 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.95%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.76%) SAS
9 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.76%) Confluence
10 3 (0.57%) Mule
10 3 (0.57%) Node.js
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 65 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 34 (6.44%) MS Office
3 12 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.95%) SPSS
5 4 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.76%) Solid Edge
6 2 (0.38%) MS Project
7 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.76%) Academy Housing
1 4 (0.76%) arcHouse
1 4 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.57%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.38%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.19%) Magento
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.60%) SaaS
2 10 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.14%) Office 365
4 4 (0.76%) GitHub
4 4 (0.76%) PaaS
4 4 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
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%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 65 (12.31%) Firewall
2 47 (8.90%) Network Security
3 45 (8.52%) Internet
4 33 (6.25%) VPN
5 27 (5.11%) DNS
6 24 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (3.79%) LAN
7 20 (3.79%) VoIP
7 20 (3.79%) WAN
8 18 (3.41%) SSL
8 18 (3.41%) DHCP
8 18 (3.41%) SAN
9 16 (3.03%) TCP/IP
9 16 (3.03%) Wireless
10 14 (2.65%) OSPF
11 12 (2.27%) BGP
12 10 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (1.89%) IPsec
12 10 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (1.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 78 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
3 44 (8.33%) MySQL
4 34 (6.44%) Data Mining
4 34 (6.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (5.68%) Oracle Database
6 30 (5.68%) Relational Database
7 27 (5.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (4.92%) RDBMS
9 24 (4.55%) Big Data
10 23 (4.36%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (3.79%) Hadoop
12 17 (3.22%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (3.22%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (2.84%) NoSQL
14 12 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
16 8 (1.52%) QlikView
17 7 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 40 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 18 (3.41%) Visual Studio
2 18 (3.41%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.89%) JIRA
4 10 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (1.52%) Subversion
6 4 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.57%) Maven
8 1 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.19%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.19%) Xcode
8 1 (0.19%) Selenium
General
1 142 (26.89%) Finance
2 47 (8.90%) Banking
3 44 (8.33%) Retail
4 36 (6.82%) Legal
5 30 (5.68%) Telecoms
6 25 (4.73%) Back Office
7 19 (3.60%) Marketing
8 15 (2.84%) Financial Institution
9 14 (2.65%) Retail Banking
10 13 (2.46%) Advertising
11 11 (2.08%) Billing
12 10 (1.89%) Manufacturing
13 6 (1.14%) Law
14 4 (0.76%) Games
15 3 (0.57%) Automotive
15 3 (0.57%) Publishing
16 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 85 (16.10%) Analyst
2 79 (14.96%) Developer
3 56 (10.61%) Architect
4 47 (8.90%) Administrator
5 42 (7.95%) DBA
6 34 (6.44%) Security Analyst
7 28 (5.30%) Systems Administrator
8 22 (4.17%) Data Architect
8 22 (4.17%) Business Analyst
9 20 (3.79%) SQL DBA
10 19 (3.60%) Consultant
11 18 (3.41%) Security Manager
11 18 (3.41%) IT Manager
12 17 (3.22%) Information Analyst
13 16 (3.03%) PHP Developer
14 15 (2.84%) Network Engineer
15 14 (2.65%) Security Consultant
16 13 (2.46%) Solutions Architect
16 13 (2.46%) Database Developer
16 13 (2.46%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (7.77%) HTML
1 41 (7.77%) Web Services
2 34 (6.44%) CSS
3 29 (5.49%) XML
4 25 (4.73%) .NET
4 25 (4.73%) REST
5 21 (3.98%) LAMP
6 20 (3.79%) jQuery
7 19 (3.60%) HTML5
8 18 (3.41%) XHTML
8 18 (3.41%) SOAP
9 17 (3.22%) CSS3
10 16 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (2.08%) Middleware
12 10 (1.89%) JSON
12 10 (1.89%) Spring
13 9 (1.70%) J2EE
14 8 (1.52%) .NET Framework
15 7 (1.33%) ASP.NET
16 6 (1.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 48 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.36%) Cryptography
4 20 (3.79%) Open Source
5 19 (3.60%) Visualisation
5 19 (3.60%) PKI
5 19 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.41%) Data Integration
7 12 (2.27%) Clustering
8 9 (1.70%) Hedge funds
8 9 (1.70%) CLARiiON
9 8 (1.52%) APACS
9 8 (1.52%) IVR
9 8 (1.52%) SWIFT
9 8 (1.52%) User Experience
10 7 (1.33%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.14%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.14%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 129 (24.43%) Windows
2 70 (13.26%) Linux
3 35 (6.63%) UNIX
4 17 (3.22%) Ubuntu
5 14 (2.65%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.70%) Windows 8
6 9 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.70%) Windows XP
7 8 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.33%) Android
9 6 (1.14%) CentOS
10 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.38%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (21.97%) Information Security
2 79 (14.96%) Service Delivery
3 72 (13.64%) ITIL
4 67 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
6 60 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 58 (10.98%) Data Modelling
7 58 (10.98%) Project Management
8 57 (10.80%) ETL
9 48 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 45 (8.52%) Security Management
11 41 (7.77%) Business Continuity
12 38 (7.20%) Change Management
13 34 (6.44%) E-Commerce
14 30 (5.68%) Data Architecture
15 29 (5.49%) Incident Management
16 28 (5.30%) Data Management
17 27 (5.11%) Change Control
17 27 (5.11%) Security Architecture
18 26 (4.92%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 151 (28.60%) SQL
2 43 (8.14%) Java
3 32 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 29 (5.49%) PowerShell
5 27 (5.11%) PHP
6 26 (4.92%) T-SQL
7 25 (4.73%) Shell Script
8 24 (4.55%) Python
9 21 (3.98%) C#
10 16 (3.03%) PHP5
11 12 (2.27%) PL/SQL
11 12 (2.27%) Perl
12 9 (1.70%) Scala
12 9 (1.70%) C
13 6 (1.14%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.76%) Lua
14 4 (0.76%) VBA
15 2 (0.38%) XPath
15 2 (0.38%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 78 (14.77%) CISSP
2 57 (10.80%) Degree
3 36 (6.82%) CISM
4 35 (6.63%) CISA
5 23 (4.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (3.22%) CRISC
7 17 (3.22%) CCNA
8 15 (2.84%) Security Cleared
9 14 (2.65%) CCSP
9 14 (2.65%) CCNP
10 11 (2.08%) MCSE
11 10 (1.89%) ISEB
11 10 (1.89%) PCI QSA
12 9 (1.70%) JNCIA
13 8 (1.52%) CCA
13 8 (1.52%) SC Cleared
14 6 (1.14%) PMI Certification
14 6 (1.14%) DV Cleared
15 5 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (19.70%) PCI DSS
2 67 (12.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 52 (9.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (3.41%) QA
4 18 (3.41%) SLA
5 15 (2.84%) COBIT
6 11 (2.08%) Data Quality
6 11 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 10 (1.89%) BS7799
8 9 (1.70%) ISO 8583
9 8 (1.52%) HIPAA
10 6 (1.14%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.95%) Basel II
12 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.19%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.19%) GPG13
12 1 (0.19%) FATCA
12 1 (0.19%) HL7
System Software
1 54 (10.23%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (2.27%) ISA Server
5 9 (1.70%) vSphere
6 7 (1.33%) NFS
7 6 (1.14%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.38%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 37 (7.01%) SCCM
2 9 (1.70%) ARCserve
3 4 (0.76%) Nagios
3 4 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (0.76%) logstash
3 4 (0.76%) Kibana
4 3 (0.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (0.57%) SCOM
4 3 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.38%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (0.38%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.19%) SELinux
6 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.19%) OpenView
6 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 115 (21.78%) Microsoft
2 59 (11.17%) Cisco
3 52 (9.85%) Oracle
4 40 (7.58%) VMware
5 30 (5.68%) ServiceNow
6 28 (5.30%) F5
7 24 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 19 (3.60%) IBM
9 16 (3.03%) Informatica
10 14 (2.65%) Juniper
11 12 (2.27%) McAfee
11 12 (2.27%) Websense
11 12 (2.27%) Business Objects
12 11 (2.08%) SolarWinds
13 10 (1.89%) Teradata
13 10 (1.89%) HP
13 10 (1.89%) Citrix
13 10 (1.89%) Avaya
14 9 (1.70%) Cloudera
14 9 (1.70%) RainStor
Leicester, East Midlands, United Kingdom
De Montfort University
Salary: £25,513 - £31,342 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oxford Hays
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + 25 days annual leave, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Worship digital
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
De Monfort Univeristy
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + 25 days annual leave, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
VIQU
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £139.88 per week
Posted: 8 days ago
Wiltshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 20%+ Pension, 27 days holiday
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Omnio Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Harrogate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago