The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 133 136 121
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 13 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.59% 0.35% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.43% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 14
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Data Security
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1816 1638 1591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 82.51% 81.78% 78.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1528 1269 1180
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Security
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Hertfordshire region.

Data Security Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Security
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Hitchin - 13 £30,000 -
Data Security
East of England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) EMC
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (45.00%) SAN
2 9 (45.00%) NetApp
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) MCSE
2 9 (45.00%) MCSA
2 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (45.00%) 3PAR
2 9 (45.00%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (45.00%) Patch Management
2 9 (45.00%) Driving Licence
2 9 (45.00%) vSphere
3 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (40.00%) QA
3 8 (40.00%) Validation

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 3 (15.00%) Cognos Connection
1 3 (15.00%) Cognos Query Studio
1 3 (15.00%) Cognos Report Studio
General
1 8 (40.00%) Retail
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Operations Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Server Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) EMC Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Service Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Cognos Support
4 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Driving Licence
2 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
1 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Patch Management
3 8 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 8 (40.00%) Validation
3 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Logical Data Model
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) MCSA
1 9 (45.00%) MCSE
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (40.00%) ISEB
2 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
1 9 (45.00%) VMware ESXi
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (45.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) 3PAR
1 9 (45.00%) EMC
1 9 (45.00%) NetApp
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Cognos