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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 148 111 137
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +26
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 4 36 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 1.44% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 1.91% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 34 14
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.39%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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
1736 1881 2039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.25% 75.21% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1491 1670
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Data Security Salary Histogram 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 4 May 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
St Albans -17 2 £55,000 +83.33%
Data Security
East of England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) Games
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) Billing
3 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Google
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) LAMP
5 2 (16.67%) CCA
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) APACS
5 2 (16.67%) ISO 8583
5 2 (16.67%) IVR
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
5 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (16.67%) Google App Engine
2 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (16.67%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) SMS
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WLAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (33.33%) Games
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
1 4 (33.33%) Billing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Operations
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
4 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) APACS
2 2 (16.67%) IVR
2 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) SWIFT
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) GIS
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) B2B
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCA
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO 8583
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cognos
2 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle