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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 483 504 568
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +64
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 141 112 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 124 87 76
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £29,400 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.11%
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
39277 36796 40730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.77% 81.88% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32377 30444 35159
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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 +9 35 £52,500 -22.22% 6
Croydon +2 10 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -18 2 £35,250 +60.22%
South Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £45,000 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 106 (36.43%) Windows
2 101 (34.71%) SQL
3 87 (29.90%) Finance
4 75 (25.77%) Firewall
4 75 (25.77%) SQL Server
5 73 (25.09%) Linux
6 55 (18.90%) Microsoft
7 46 (15.81%) PCI DSS
8 45 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
9 44 (15.12%) Degree
10 42 (14.43%) Information Security
11 41 (14.09%) ETL
12 39 (13.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 38 (13.06%) Oracle
14 36 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
14 36 (12.37%) CISSP
15 35 (12.03%) Cisco Certification
15 35 (12.03%) CRM
16 34 (11.68%) Data Modelling
16 34 (11.68%) VPN
17 33 (11.34%) CheckPoint
17 33 (11.34%) ITIL
17 33 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 32 (11.00%) MS Excel
19 31 (10.65%) Java
20 30 (10.31%) Apache
20 30 (10.31%) Active Directory
20 30 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
21 29 (9.97%) Network Security
21 29 (9.97%) .NET

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 30 (10.31%) Apache
2 18 (6.19%) SAS
3 12 (4.12%) Facebook Platform
4 11 (3.78%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.75%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.41%) IIS
7 5 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.37%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (1.37%) Drupal
8 4 (1.37%) nginx
8 4 (1.37%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.37%) WordPress
8 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.37%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.03%) Confluence
9 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (11.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.12%) Photoshop
2 12 (4.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (3.44%) MS Office
4 6 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.37%) SPSS
6 2 (0.69%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 12 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.50%) SaaS
2 12 (4.12%) Google Apps
3 8 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.75%) IaaS
4 5 (1.72%) Office 365
5 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.37%) Rackspace Cloud
5 4 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 75 (25.77%) Firewall
2 34 (11.68%) VPN
3 29 (9.97%) Network Security
4 24 (8.25%) TCP/IP
5 23 (7.90%) WAN
6 21 (7.22%) LAN
7 17 (5.84%) BIG-IP
7 17 (5.84%) DNS
8 12 (4.12%) Internet
8 12 (4.12%) TACACS
9 9 (3.09%) LDAP
10 8 (2.75%) VoIP
10 8 (2.75%) SAN
11 7 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (2.41%) Wireless
12 4 (1.37%) POP3
12 4 (1.37%) SMTP
12 4 (1.37%) IPv4
12 4 (1.37%) ICMP
12 4 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (25.77%) SQL Server
2 39 (13.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (9.97%) Relational Database
7 27 (9.28%) Big Data
8 26 (8.93%) MySQL
9 25 (8.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (6.87%) Data Mining
11 19 (6.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (5.15%) RDBMS
13 13 (4.47%) NoSQL
13 13 (4.47%) OLTP
14 12 (4.12%) Hadoop
15 9 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (2.75%) MongoDB
17 7 (2.41%) Oracle BI EE
18 5 (1.72%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 17 (5.84%) Subversion
2 7 (2.41%) JIRA
3 4 (1.37%) JMeter
3 4 (1.37%) AppScan
4 3 (1.03%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.03%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.03%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.03%) Selenium
4 3 (1.03%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.34%) Ant
6 1 (0.34%) ERwin
General
1 87 (29.90%) Finance
2 28 (9.62%) Marketing
3 20 (6.87%) Legal
4 17 (5.84%) Banking
4 17 (5.84%) Advertising
5 13 (4.47%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.78%) Electronics
7 5 (1.72%) Retail
7 5 (1.72%) Law
7 5 (1.72%) Publishing
8 4 (1.37%) Back Office
9 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.69%) Games
10 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.34%) iGaming
11 1 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 48 (16.49%) Architect
2 35 (12.03%) Analyst
3 28 (9.62%) Developer
4 23 (7.90%) Administrator
4 23 (7.90%) Data Architect
5 22 (7.56%) Network Engineer
6 21 (7.22%) DBA
7 19 (6.53%) Consultant
8 16 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (4.81%) Senior Consultant
9 14 (4.81%) Security Analyst
9 14 (4.81%) Security Manager
9 14 (4.81%) Firewall Engineer
10 13 (4.47%) Data Manager
11 12 (4.12%) PHP Developer
12 11 (3.78%) Technical Consultant
12 11 (3.78%) Senior Technical Consultant
13 9 (3.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
13 9 (3.09%) CRM Manager
13 9 (3.09%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.97%) .NET
2 26 (8.93%) HTML
3 25 (8.59%) XML
4 18 (6.19%) LAMP
5 17 (5.84%) CSS
6 16 (5.50%) Web Services
7 12 (4.12%) jQuery
7 12 (4.12%) Sass
8 8 (2.75%) Memcached
9 7 (2.41%) ASP.NET
10 6 (2.06%) SOAP
11 5 (1.72%) Android SDK
11 5 (1.72%) REST
12 4 (1.37%) JSON
12 4 (1.37%) Regular Expression
12 4 (1.37%) AppFabric
13 3 (1.03%) RESTful
13 3 (1.03%) Django
13 3 (1.03%) .NET Framework
13 3 (1.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 23 (7.90%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.15%) Open Source
4 12 (4.12%) Replication
5 9 (3.09%) Data Integration
6 8 (2.75%) Clustering
7 7 (2.41%) Statistics
7 7 (2.41%) PKI
8 4 (1.37%) Device Driver
8 4 (1.37%) AS400
8 4 (1.37%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.37%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.37%) iPhone
9 3 (1.03%) DTV
9 3 (1.03%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.03%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.03%) NHS
10 2 (0.69%) Informatics
10 2 (0.69%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 106 (36.43%) Windows
2 73 (25.09%) Linux
3 21 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (6.19%) UNIX
5 17 (5.84%) Windows 7
6 12 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (3.09%) Android
8 7 (2.41%) Solaris
8 7 (2.41%) Mac OS X
9 6 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.72%) CentOS
10 5 (1.72%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.37%) OS/390
11 4 (1.37%) FreeBSD
11 4 (1.37%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.37%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (14.43%) Information Security
3 41 (14.09%) ETL
4 35 (12.03%) CRM
5 34 (11.68%) Data Modelling
6 33 (11.34%) ITIL
7 28 (9.62%) Project Management
8 27 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (9.28%) Analytics
9 23 (7.90%) Migration
10 22 (7.56%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (6.87%) Data Management
12 18 (6.19%) Data Governance
13 17 (5.84%) SIEM
13 17 (5.84%) Business Continuity
14 16 (5.50%) E-Commerce
14 16 (5.50%) Data Protection
15 15 (5.15%) Data Architecture
15 15 (5.15%) Penetration Testing
16 13 (4.47%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 101 (34.71%) SQL
2 31 (10.65%) Java
3 23 (7.90%) PHP
3 23 (7.90%) T-SQL
4 18 (6.19%) JavaScript
5 15 (5.15%) PL/SQL
6 9 (3.09%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.09%) Perl
6 9 (3.09%) C#
7 5 (1.72%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.72%) Python
8 4 (1.37%) C++
8 4 (1.37%) C
8 4 (1.37%) R
9 3 (1.03%) Clojure
10 2 (0.69%) AWK
10 2 (0.69%) Korn
10 2 (0.69%) C-shell
10 2 (0.69%) sed
11 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (15.12%) Degree
2 36 (12.37%) CISSP
3 35 (12.03%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (7.22%) CISM
5 19 (6.53%) CISA
6 14 (4.81%) CCNP
6 14 (4.81%) CCSE
7 10 (3.44%) CCSP
8 8 (2.75%) GCIH
9 7 (2.41%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.72%) CEH
10 5 (1.72%) CCNA
11 4 (1.37%) GCFA
11 4 (1.37%) CISMP
11 4 (1.37%) GWAPT
11 4 (1.37%) GPEN
11 4 (1.37%) OSCP
11 4 (1.37%) OSCE
12 3 (1.03%) MBA
12 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (15.81%) PCI DSS
2 23 (7.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (5.50%) Data Quality
4 7 (2.41%) COBIT
4 7 (2.41%) QA
5 1 (0.34%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.34%) SLA
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 30 (10.31%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.75%) vCloud
3 7 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.72%) Apache Flume
4 5 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.37%) vSphere
5 4 (1.37%) Varnish
6 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.69%) XenApp
7 2 (0.69%) XenServer
8 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.34%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.41%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (2.06%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.72%) Nessus
5 4 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.37%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.37%) Capistrano
5 4 (1.37%) HAProxy
6 3 (1.03%) HP SiteScope
6 3 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (1.03%) Puppet
7 2 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.69%) Salt
8 1 (0.34%) Ambari
8 1 (0.34%) SCCM
8 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.06%) Oracle
3 33 (11.34%) CheckPoint
4 28 (9.62%) Cisco
4 28 (9.62%) F5
5 26 (8.93%) VMware
6 18 (6.19%) Symantec
7 17 (5.84%) SonicWALL
7 17 (5.84%) HP
8 15 (5.15%) Business Objects
9 14 (4.81%) Sophos
10 12 (4.12%) Citrix
10 12 (4.12%) Google
10 12 (4.12%) Facebook
11 11 (3.78%) Sourcefire
11 11 (3.78%) Websense
11 11 (3.78%) Nokia
12 7 (2.41%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.41%) Siebel
12 7 (2.41%) Apple
Central London / West End
Nuepc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £62500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Selecture
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Neg. + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago