The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 171 178 155
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.057% 0.053% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.062% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £32,500 £66,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.94% +55.88%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
Data Security
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3111 3215 2306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.01% 85.85% 82.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2418 2574 1840
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Leeds

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Data Security
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Leeds

Data Security
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
2 4 (66.67%) VB6
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) QlikView
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 2 (33.33%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) QlikView
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ICT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) WinForms
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) VB
1 4 (66.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft