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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 523 464 584
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +120
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 111 142 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.32% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.38% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 98 112 65
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,150 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,600 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
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
38553 37227 40463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.71% 83.61% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31685 30925 34760
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +7 30 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Croydon +3 10 £54,250 +0.46%
Kingston Upon Thames -8 2 £35,250 +60.22%
South Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 100 (36.76%) Windows
2 90 (33.09%) SQL
3 80 (29.41%) Finance
4 78 (28.68%) Firewall
5 65 (23.90%) SQL Server
5 65 (23.90%) Linux
6 48 (17.65%) PCI DSS
7 47 (17.28%) Microsoft
8 38 (13.97%) Information Security
8 38 (13.97%) Cisco Certification
8 38 (13.97%) Degree
9 36 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (12.50%) VPN
11 33 (12.13%) CISSP
11 33 (12.13%) CheckPoint
11 33 (12.13%) Oracle
11 33 (12.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 31 (11.40%) Marketing
12 31 (11.40%) ITIL
12 31 (11.40%) Management Information System
13 30 (11.03%) Active Directory
13 30 (11.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 29 (10.66%) Network Security
14 29 (10.66%) Cisco
14 29 (10.66%) MS Excel
14 29 (10.66%) CRM
15 28 (10.29%) ETL
15 28 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (10.29%) F5
16 26 (9.56%) Project Management

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (9.56%) Apache
2 14 (5.15%) SAS
3 12 (4.41%) Facebook Platform
4 9 (3.31%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.57%) IIS
7 5 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.47%) Drupal
8 4 (1.47%) WordPress
8 4 (1.47%) nginx
8 4 (1.47%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.10%) Confluence
9 3 (1.10%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.41%) Photoshop
2 12 (4.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (3.31%) MS Office
4 5 (1.84%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.74%) FastStats
6 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.25%) SaaS
2 12 (4.41%) Google Apps
3 8 (2.94%) IaaS
4 5 (1.84%) Office 365
5 4 (1.47%) Rackspace Cloud
5 4 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.74%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 78 (28.68%) Firewall
2 34 (12.50%) VPN
3 29 (10.66%) Network Security
4 24 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 23 (8.46%) WAN
6 21 (7.72%) LAN
7 17 (6.25%) DNS
7 17 (6.25%) BIG-IP
8 13 (4.78%) Internet
9 12 (4.41%) TACACS
10 9 (3.31%) LDAP
11 8 (2.94%) SAN
12 7 (2.57%) VoIP
12 7 (2.57%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (2.57%) Wireless
13 4 (1.47%) ICMP
13 4 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (1.47%) POP3
13 4 (1.47%) SMTP
13 4 (1.47%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.90%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (11.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (8.82%) MySQL
5 24 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (8.46%) Relational Database
7 20 (7.35%) Big Data
8 19 (6.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (6.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (3.68%) Data Mining
10 9 (3.31%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.94%) OLTP
11 8 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (2.57%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (2.57%) NoSQL
13 6 (2.21%) Hadoop
13 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (1.47%) MongoDB
15 3 (1.10%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 17 (6.25%) Subversion
2 7 (2.57%) JIRA
3 4 (1.47%) JMeter
3 4 (1.47%) AppScan
4 3 (1.10%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.10%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.10%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.10%) Selenium
4 3 (1.10%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.74%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.37%) ERwin
6 1 (0.37%) Xcode
6 1 (0.37%) Ant
General
1 80 (29.41%) Finance
2 31 (11.40%) Marketing
3 19 (6.99%) Legal
4 17 (6.25%) Advertising
4 17 (6.25%) Banking
5 14 (5.15%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.41%) Electronics
7 6 (2.21%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.21%) Law
7 6 (2.21%) Publishing
8 5 (1.84%) Retail
9 4 (1.47%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.47%) Back Office
10 1 (0.37%) Billing
10 1 (0.37%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 39 (14.34%) Analyst
2 34 (12.50%) Architect
3 27 (9.93%) Developer
4 23 (8.46%) Network Engineer
5 20 (7.35%) Administrator
6 19 (6.99%) DBA
7 18 (6.62%) Consultant
8 17 (6.25%) Security Analyst
9 14 (5.15%) Data Architect
9 14 (5.15%) Firewall Engineer
10 12 (4.41%) PHP Developer
10 12 (4.41%) Data Manager
11 11 (4.04%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 11 (4.04%) Technical Consultant
11 11 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.04%) Senior Consultant
12 9 (3.31%) Applications Support
12 9 (3.31%) Network Security Engineer
12 9 (3.31%) SQL DBA
12 9 (3.31%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.56%) HTML
2 25 (9.19%) .NET
3 18 (6.62%) CSS
4 16 (5.88%) LAMP
5 13 (4.78%) XML
6 12 (4.41%) jQuery
6 12 (4.41%) Sass
7 11 (4.04%) Web Services
8 7 (2.57%) ASP.NET
9 6 (2.21%) REST
10 5 (1.84%) Memcached
10 5 (1.84%) SOAP
11 4 (1.47%) JSON
11 4 (1.47%) Regular Expression
11 4 (1.47%) Android SDK
12 3 (1.10%) RESTful
12 3 (1.10%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.10%) J2EE
13 2 (0.74%) MDX
13 2 (0.74%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.40%) Management Information System
2 26 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.09%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.04%) Open Source
5 9 (3.31%) Data Integration
6 8 (2.94%) Cryptography
7 7 (2.57%) PKI
7 7 (2.57%) Replication
7 7 (2.57%) Clustering
8 4 (1.47%) AS400
8 4 (1.47%) DTV
8 4 (1.47%) iPhone
9 3 (1.10%) Informatics
9 3 (1.10%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.10%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.10%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.10%) NHS
9 3 (1.10%) Statistics
10 2 (0.74%) CESG
10 2 (0.74%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 100 (36.76%) Windows
2 65 (23.90%) Linux
3 19 (6.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (6.62%) UNIX
4 18 (6.62%) Windows 7
5 10 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (2.94%) Android
7 7 (2.57%) Mac OS X
7 7 (2.57%) Solaris
8 6 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.84%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.84%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.47%) FreeBSD
10 4 (1.47%) OS/390
11 3 (1.10%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.10%) CentOS
12 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.37%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (13.97%) Information Security
2 36 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (11.40%) ITIL
4 29 (10.66%) CRM
5 28 (10.29%) ETL
6 26 (9.56%) Project Management
7 25 (9.19%) Data Modelling
8 22 (8.09%) Analytics
9 20 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (7.35%) Migration
10 18 (6.62%) Data Management
11 17 (6.25%) E-Commerce
11 17 (6.25%) Data Governance
12 15 (5.51%) SIEM
12 15 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (5.15%) Business Continuity
13 14 (5.15%) Penetration Testing
14 13 (4.78%) Security Management
14 13 (4.78%) Data Architecture
14 13 (4.78%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 90 (33.09%) SQL
2 25 (9.19%) Java
3 22 (8.09%) T-SQL
4 19 (6.99%) PHP
5 18 (6.62%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.68%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.31%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.31%) C#
8 5 (1.84%) Perl
8 5 (1.84%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.10%) C++
9 3 (1.10%) C
10 2 (0.74%) VBScript
10 2 (0.74%) VBA
10 2 (0.74%) Clojure
10 2 (0.74%) sed
10 2 (0.74%) C-shell
10 2 (0.74%) AWK
10 2 (0.74%) Ruby
10 2 (0.74%) Korn
Qualifications
1 38 (13.97%) Cisco Certification
1 38 (13.97%) Degree
2 33 (12.13%) CISSP
3 20 (7.35%) CISM
4 18 (6.62%) CISA
5 14 (5.15%) CCNP
5 14 (5.15%) CCSE
6 12 (4.41%) CCSP
7 7 (2.57%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.21%) CCNA
9 5 (1.84%) CEH
9 5 (1.84%) GCIH
10 4 (1.47%) CISMP
10 4 (1.47%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.47%) GWAPT
10 4 (1.47%) GPEN
10 4 (1.47%) OSCP
10 4 (1.47%) OSCE
11 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 23 (8.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (4.41%) Data Quality
4 9 (3.31%) QA
5 6 (2.21%) COBIT
6 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.37%) SLA
6 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.37%) HIPAA
System Software
1 30 (11.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.94%) vCloud
3 7 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.84%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.47%) vSphere
5 4 (1.47%) Varnish
6 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.74%) XenApp
7 2 (0.74%) XenServer
8 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (2.57%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.21%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.84%) Nessus
4 4 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.47%) ZABBIX
4 4 (1.47%) Capistrano
4 4 (1.47%) HAProxy
5 3 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.10%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (1.10%) Puppet
6 2 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.74%) Salt
7 1 (0.37%) Ambari
7 1 (0.37%) WSUS
7 1 (0.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.13%) Oracle
2 33 (12.13%) CheckPoint
3 29 (10.66%) Cisco
4 28 (10.29%) F5
5 26 (9.56%) VMware
6 18 (6.62%) Symantec
7 17 (6.25%) SonicWALL
7 17 (6.25%) HP
8 14 (5.15%) Sophos
9 13 (4.78%) Facebook
10 12 (4.41%) Google
10 12 (4.41%) Citrix
11 11 (4.04%) Websense
11 11 (4.04%) Nokia
11 11 (4.04%) Sourcefire
12 8 (2.94%) Business Objects
13 7 (2.57%) Sun
13 7 (2.57%) Siebel
13 7 (2.57%) SolarWinds
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