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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 625 547 610
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +63
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 259 407 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.44% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 187 357 204
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,548 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -2.22%
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
87132 92976 83422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.34% 82.70% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 72017 75970 69435
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -6 137 £57,500 +9.52% 19
South East -20 46 £48,750 +16.07% 4
South West -20 23 £43,596 +5.05% 4
North West +16 19 £45,000 -3.22% 3
Yorkshire +6 11 £42,500 +1.19% 1
West Midlands -12 11 £32,500 -31.93% 4
East of England -49 11 £56,000 +27.27% 3
North East -6 1 - -
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 157 (31.15%) Finance
2 139 (27.58%) SQL
3 137 (27.18%) Microsoft
4 117 (23.21%) Information Security
5 108 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 94 (18.65%) Management Information System
7 93 (18.45%) ITIL
8 91 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
9 89 (17.66%) Windows
10 85 (16.87%) CISSP
11 84 (16.67%) Degree
12 80 (15.87%) PCI DSS
13 79 (15.67%) Firewall
14 76 (15.08%) Business Intelligence
15 73 (14.48%) Oracle
16 71 (14.09%) Data Warehouse
17 70 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
18 68 (13.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 66 (13.10%) Linux
20 62 (12.30%) Data Protection
21 58 (11.51%) Banking
22 54 (10.71%) ETL
23 52 (10.32%) Project Management
24 51 (10.12%) Oracle Database
25 50 (9.92%) Service Delivery
25 50 (9.92%) Data Modelling
25 50 (9.92%) Penetration Testing
26 47 (9.33%) VMware
27 46 (9.13%) Computer Science
28 45 (8.93%) CISM

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 22 (4.37%) MS Exchange
2 21 (4.17%) IIS
3 8 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.39%) Oracle Coherence
4 7 (1.39%) Lync
5 6 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.79%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.79%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.60%) CMS
8 3 (0.60%) Apache
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.40%) Drupal
9 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.40%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.20%) Node.js
10 1 (0.20%) WordPress
10 1 (0.20%) OnBase
10 1 (0.20%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 40 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.97%) MS Office
3 8 (1.59%) Solid Edge
3 8 (1.59%) SPSS
3 8 (1.59%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.60%) CODA-Financials
2 3 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.40%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.20%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.20%) Sage CRM
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 44 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.58%) SaaS
4 5 (0.99%) PaaS
4 5 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.79%) Office 365
6 3 (0.60%) Force.com
7 2 (0.40%) IaaS
7 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 79 (15.67%) Firewall
2 35 (6.94%) Network Security
2 35 (6.94%) Internet
3 23 (4.56%) SAN
4 22 (4.37%) LAN
5 21 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 20 (3.97%) WAN
7 18 (3.57%) VoIP
8 16 (3.17%) Wireless
9 15 (2.98%) VPN
10 14 (2.78%) DNS
11 12 (2.38%) NAS
12 8 (1.59%) SSL
13 7 (1.39%) iSCSI
14 6 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (1.19%) Intranet
15 4 (0.79%) Broadband
15 4 (0.79%) PBX
15 4 (0.79%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 71 (14.09%) Data Warehouse
3 51 (10.12%) Oracle Database
4 45 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 39 (7.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (7.54%) MySQL
6 38 (7.54%) Relational Database
6 38 (7.54%) Big Data
7 32 (6.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 28 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (5.56%) RDBMS
9 27 (5.36%) Data Mining
10 26 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (4.76%) Star Schema
12 16 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
12 16 (3.17%) NoSQL
13 15 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (2.78%) Hadoop
14 14 (2.78%) MS Access
14 14 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (2.18%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.59%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.59%) Axure RP
2 8 (1.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.79%) Subversion
4 4 (0.79%) Bitbucket
5 3 (0.60%) JIRA
6 2 (0.40%) Selenium
6 2 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.40%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.20%) Grunt
7 1 (0.20%) Yeoman
7 1 (0.20%) Bower
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.20%) Rational Rose
General
1 157 (31.15%) Finance
2 58 (11.51%) Banking
3 40 (7.94%) Retail
4 35 (6.94%) Legal
5 25 (4.96%) Telecoms
6 23 (4.56%) Marketing
7 9 (1.79%) Advertising
8 8 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.99%) Back Office
10 4 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.79%) Billing
10 4 (0.79%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.60%) Law
12 2 (0.40%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Front Office
13 1 (0.20%) Games
13 1 (0.20%) Military
13 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 93 (18.45%) Analyst
2 68 (13.49%) Developer
3 49 (9.72%) Architect
4 39 (7.74%) Security Analyst
5 26 (5.16%) Administrator
5 26 (5.16%) DBA
6 24 (4.76%) Data Architect
7 23 (4.56%) IT Manager
8 20 (3.97%) Consultant
8 20 (3.97%) Team Leader
9 18 (3.57%) Information Analyst
9 18 (3.57%) Data Manager
10 17 (3.37%) Information Security Analyst
11 15 (2.98%) Enterprise Architect
11 15 (2.98%) Business Analyst
11 15 (2.98%) Security Manager
11 15 (2.98%) Operations Team Leader
12 12 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (2.38%) Support Manager
13 11 (2.18%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (8.73%) HTML
2 34 (6.75%) CSS
3 23 (4.56%) .NET
4 19 (3.77%) Web Services
4 19 (3.77%) REST
5 18 (3.57%) XML
6 17 (3.37%) SOAP
7 14 (2.78%) jQuery
8 10 (1.98%) HTML5
9 9 (1.79%) CSS3
9 9 (1.79%) .NET Framework
9 9 (1.79%) XSLT
9 9 (1.79%) Middleware
10 8 (1.59%) WSDL
10 8 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (1.39%) JSON
11 7 (1.39%) MDX
11 7 (1.39%) XSD
12 6 (1.19%) WCF
12 6 (1.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 94 (18.65%) Management Information System
2 91 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (9.13%) Computer Science
4 35 (6.94%) Data Protection Act
5 29 (5.75%) Visualisation
6 25 (4.96%) Freedom of Information
7 23 (4.56%) Freedom of Information Act
8 22 (4.37%) Cryptography
9 14 (2.78%) Data Structures
9 14 (2.78%) Data Centre
9 14 (2.78%) Data Integration
10 12 (2.38%) Blackberry
10 12 (2.38%) User Experience
11 11 (2.18%) Mobile App
11 11 (2.18%) PKI
12 10 (1.98%) CCTV
12 10 (1.98%) Clustering
12 10 (1.98%) Statistics
13 8 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.59%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 89 (17.66%) Windows
2 66 (13.10%) Linux
3 28 (5.56%) UNIX
4 12 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.79%) Android
6 9 (1.79%) Windows XP
7 8 (1.59%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.39%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.19%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.79%) Solaris
11 3 (0.60%) CentOS
11 3 (0.60%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (23.21%) Information Security
2 93 (18.45%) ITIL
3 76 (15.08%) Business Intelligence
4 70 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (12.30%) Data Protection
6 54 (10.71%) ETL
7 52 (10.32%) Project Management
8 50 (9.92%) Service Delivery
8 50 (9.92%) Data Modelling
8 50 (9.92%) Penetration Testing
9 45 (8.93%) SIEM
10 44 (8.73%) Data Management
10 44 (8.73%) Business Continuity
11 43 (8.53%) Analytics
12 41 (8.13%) Risk Management
13 39 (7.74%) Disaster Recovery
14 36 (7.14%) Security Management
15 35 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
16 33 (6.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 32 (6.35%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 139 (27.58%) SQL
2 39 (7.74%) Java
3 31 (6.15%) T-SQL
4 25 (4.96%) JavaScript
5 21 (4.17%) C
6 20 (3.97%) PHP
7 19 (3.77%) C#
7 19 (3.77%) Python
8 14 (2.78%) Perl
9 11 (2.18%) VBA
10 9 (1.79%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.59%) Ruby
12 7 (1.39%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.19%) XPath
14 4 (0.79%) Lua
14 4 (0.79%) PHP5
14 4 (0.79%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.79%) R
14 4 (0.79%) SOQL
14 4 (0.79%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 85 (16.87%) CISSP
2 84 (16.67%) Degree
3 45 (8.93%) CISM
4 35 (6.94%) CISA
5 24 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (2.38%) MCSE
7 9 (1.79%) CEH
7 9 (1.79%) Security Cleared
8 8 (1.59%) PCI QSA
8 8 (1.59%) CRISC
8 8 (1.59%) SSCP
8 8 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.59%) CCNA
8 8 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.39%) CCNP
9 7 (1.39%) ISEB
9 7 (1.39%) MCITP
9 7 (1.39%) CHFI
10 5 (0.99%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.79%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (15.87%) PCI DSS
2 68 (13.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.17%) COBIT
4 14 (2.78%) ISO 9001
5 13 (2.58%) QA
6 12 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (1.98%) Data Quality
7 10 (1.98%) SLA
8 9 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 7 (1.39%) BS7799
10 5 (0.99%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 5 (0.99%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.99%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.40%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.20%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.20%) HL7
12 1 (0.20%) BS25999
System Software
1 41 (8.13%) Active Directory
2 29 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.19%) NFS
4 6 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.19%) vSphere
5 5 (0.99%) XenServer
6 4 (0.79%) XenApp
7 3 (0.60%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.20%) qmail
Systems Management
1 17 (3.37%) SCCM
2 7 (1.39%) Nessus
3 5 (0.99%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (0.99%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.79%) Puppet
4 4 (0.79%) Ansible
4 4 (0.79%) cPanel
5 3 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (0.60%) SCOM
6 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.40%) Nagios
6 2 (0.40%) logstash
6 2 (0.40%) Kibana
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.20%) OpenView
7 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 137 (27.18%) Microsoft
2 73 (14.48%) Oracle
3 47 (9.33%) VMware
4 21 (4.17%) Cisco
5 19 (3.77%) Business Objects
6 16 (3.17%) Citrix
7 14 (2.78%) HP
7 14 (2.78%) Informatica
8 12 (2.38%) CheckPoint
9 9 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.59%) NetApp
10 8 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (1.39%) McAfee
11 7 (1.39%) SAP
12 6 (1.19%) IBM
12 6 (1.19%) Siebel
12 6 (1.19%) Barracuda Networks
12 6 (1.19%) F5
13 5 (0.99%) Splunk
13 5 (0.99%) LogLogic
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £600 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car + bonus x 2 + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
CMA
Salary: From £37,000 to £41,400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: negotiable upon skillset
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £40k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 6 days ago