The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 66 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.56% - 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Data Security
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
448 389 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.58% 81.72% 76.58%
Number of salaries quoted 373 302 339
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Data Security
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Lancashire

Data Security
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Chorley - 3 £42,500 -
Data Security
North West

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Software Licensing
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) MCTS
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Support Manager
2 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support Manager
2 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCP
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) MCTS
1 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago