The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 510 471 542
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +71
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 126 159 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.35% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.42% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 104 137 62
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £82,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Data Security
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36525 37698 39038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.07% 83.57% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30894 30607 33298
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Security
Salary Trend in London

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

Data Security Salary Trend in London

Data Security
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Data Security Salary Histogram in London

Data Security
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
City of London +13 28 £52,500 -2.32% 3
Croydon +9 6 £47,500 -29.62%
Worcester Park +2 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Bromley - 1 £21,500 -
South Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 72 (30.64%) Windows
1 72 (30.64%) Finance
2 70 (29.79%) SQL
3 69 (29.36%) Information Security
4 58 (24.68%) SQL Server
5 46 (19.57%) Linux
6 43 (18.30%) Firewall
7 41 (17.45%) Degree
8 40 (17.02%) Management Information System
9 38 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (15.74%) PCI DSS
11 36 (15.32%) Microsoft
11 36 (15.32%) CISSP
12 32 (13.62%) ITIL
13 31 (13.19%) MS Excel
14 30 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
14 30 (12.77%) Security Management
14 30 (12.77%) E-Commerce
15 29 (12.34%) Cisco
16 28 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (11.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 26 (11.06%) Data Modelling
18 26 (11.06%) Service Delivery
19 25 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
19 25 (10.64%) Java
19 25 (10.64%) Oracle
20 24 (10.21%) MySQL
20 24 (10.21%) ETL
20 24 (10.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 24 (10.21%) SQL Server 2008

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 15 (6.38%) Apache
2 14 (5.96%) IIS
3 8 (3.40%) Facebook Platform
4 7 (2.98%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.70%) SAS
6 4 (1.70%) Drupal
6 4 (1.70%) WordPress
6 4 (1.70%) nginx
6 4 (1.70%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.70%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (1.70%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.28%) Confluence
8 2 (0.85%) Lync
8 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 31 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.26%) MS Office
3 8 (3.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (3.40%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.70%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.85%) MS Project
5 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.66%) SaaS
2 8 (3.40%) Google Apps
3 5 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.70%) Rackspace Cloud
5 3 (1.28%) GitHub
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.43%) Office 365
6 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 43 (18.30%) Firewall
2 18 (7.66%) VPN
3 17 (7.23%) Internet
4 12 (5.11%) Network Security
4 12 (5.11%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (3.40%) WAN
6 7 (2.98%) LAN
6 7 (2.98%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.98%) DNS
7 6 (2.55%) SAN
8 5 (2.13%) VoIP
8 5 (2.13%) Wireless
9 4 (1.70%) OSPF
9 4 (1.70%) ICMP
9 4 (1.70%) LDAP
9 4 (1.70%) POP3
9 4 (1.70%) SMTP
9 4 (1.70%) DHCP
10 3 (1.28%) MPLS
10 3 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.21%) MySQL
2 24 (10.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (10.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (9.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (6.81%) Data Mining
6 16 (6.81%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.68%) Big Data
7 11 (4.68%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (4.26%) Oracle Discoverer
8 10 (4.26%) Oracle Database
9 9 (3.83%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.98%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.55%) MongoDB
11 6 (2.55%) NoSQL
12 5 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (5.53%) Subversion
2 10 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (3.83%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.83%) JIRA
4 8 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.98%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.55%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.70%) Webistrano
7 4 (1.70%) JMeter
8 3 (1.28%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.28%) Selenium
8 3 (1.28%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.85%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.43%) Xcode
General
1 72 (30.64%) Finance
2 18 (7.66%) Marketing
3 17 (7.23%) Banking
4 16 (6.81%) Telecoms
5 15 (6.38%) Back Office
6 13 (5.53%) Legal
7 11 (4.68%) Financial Institution
8 10 (4.26%) Retail
9 7 (2.98%) Manufacturing
9 7 (2.98%) Law
10 5 (2.13%) Publishing
11 4 (1.70%) Advertising
11 4 (1.70%) Electronics
12 3 (1.28%) Billing
13 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.43%) Local Government
14 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (17.45%) Analyst
2 31 (13.19%) Developer
3 30 (12.77%) Architect
4 26 (11.06%) Administrator
5 25 (10.64%) Security Analyst
5 25 (10.64%) DBA
6 17 (7.23%) SQL DBA
7 15 (6.38%) Consultant
8 14 (5.96%) Database Developer
9 13 (5.53%) Senior Manager
10 11 (4.68%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.26%) Network Engineer
11 10 (4.26%) Senior Consultant
11 10 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.26%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.26%) IT Security Analyst
11 10 (4.26%) Senior Database Developer
12 8 (3.40%) Security Manager
12 8 (3.40%) Security Officer
12 8 (3.40%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.66%) HTML
2 17 (7.23%) .NET
3 15 (6.38%) CSS
4 12 (5.11%) REST
5 9 (3.83%) Web Services
6 8 (3.40%) LAMP
6 8 (3.40%) Sass
6 8 (3.40%) jQuery
7 6 (2.55%) JSON
8 5 (2.13%) Middleware
9 4 (1.70%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.70%) Regular Expression
9 4 (1.70%) Memcached
9 4 (1.70%) J2EE
10 3 (1.28%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.28%) Struts
10 3 (1.28%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.28%) Spring
10 3 (1.28%) XML
11 2 (0.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.02%) Management Information System
2 28 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.66%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.40%) Hedge funds
5 7 (2.98%) Open Source
6 6 (2.55%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.55%) PKI
7 5 (2.13%) Cryptography
7 5 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.13%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.70%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.70%) Clustering
8 4 (1.70%) Replication
8 4 (1.70%) DTV
8 4 (1.70%) NHS
9 3 (1.28%) Informatics
10 2 (0.85%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.85%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.85%) FMCG
10 2 (0.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 72 (30.64%) Windows
2 46 (19.57%) Linux
3 19 (8.09%) UNIX
4 13 (5.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (4.68%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.98%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.13%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.70%) FreeBSD
10 3 (1.28%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.28%) CentOS
11 2 (0.85%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.43%) Solaris
12 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.43%) Android
12 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (29.36%) Information Security
2 38 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (13.62%) ITIL
4 30 (12.77%) E-Commerce
4 30 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (12.77%) Security Management
5 26 (11.06%) Service Delivery
5 26 (11.06%) Data Modelling
6 24 (10.21%) ETL
7 23 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (8.09%) Incident Management
9 17 (7.23%) Project Management
9 17 (7.23%) Security Architecture
10 16 (6.81%) Load Balancing
10 16 (6.81%) TOGAF
11 15 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
11 15 (6.38%) Data Architecture
12 14 (5.96%) Cyber Security
12 14 (5.96%) Business Continuity
12 14 (5.96%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (29.79%) SQL
2 25 (10.64%) Java
3 21 (8.94%) T-SQL
4 17 (7.23%) Shell Script
5 16 (6.81%) JavaScript
6 15 (6.38%) PowerShell
7 14 (5.96%) PHP
8 10 (4.26%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.98%) C
10 6 (2.55%) Perl
10 6 (2.55%) Python
11 5 (2.13%) Scala
11 5 (2.13%) C#
12 2 (0.85%) VBScript
12 2 (0.85%) VBA
12 2 (0.85%) Ruby
13 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 41 (17.45%) Degree
2 36 (15.32%) CISSP
3 25 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (6.38%) CCSP
5 13 (5.53%) CISA
6 9 (3.83%) CISM
7 7 (2.98%) CCNA
7 7 (2.98%) CRISC
8 5 (2.13%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.70%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.85%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.85%) CCDA
10 2 (0.85%) CCDP
10 2 (0.85%) CCNP
11 1 (0.43%) MCP
11 1 (0.43%) MCSA
11 1 (0.43%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.43%) ISEB
11 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (15.74%) PCI DSS
2 27 (11.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (5.53%) QA
4 12 (5.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (3.40%) COBIT
6 5 (2.13%) Basel II
6 5 (2.13%) HIPAA
7 4 (1.70%) Data Quality
7 4 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (1.70%) BS7799
8 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (9.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.70%) Varnish
3 2 (0.85%) vSphere
3 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) XenApp
4 1 (0.43%) XenServer
4 1 (0.43%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.43%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (4.26%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.70%) HAProxy
3 4 (1.70%) Capistrano
3 4 (1.70%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.85%) Nessus
4 2 (0.85%) WSUS
4 2 (0.85%) SCCM
5 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.43%) SELinux
Vendors
1 36 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 29 (12.34%) Cisco
3 25 (10.64%) Oracle
4 18 (7.66%) F5
5 14 (5.96%) VMware
6 13 (5.53%) CheckPoint
6 13 (5.53%) Symantec
7 11 (4.68%) Informatica
8 10 (4.26%) Sun
9 9 (3.83%) Facebook
9 9 (3.83%) ServiceNow
10 8 (3.40%) Nokia
10 8 (3.40%) Websense
10 8 (3.40%) Sourcefire
10 8 (3.40%) Google
11 6 (2.55%) HP
11 6 (2.55%) Teradata
12 5 (2.13%) Cloudera
12 5 (2.13%) RainStor
13 4 (1.70%) Rackspace
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