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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank - 62 53
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.20% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.25% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
436 404 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.00% 81.78% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 376 337 304
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM