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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 515 517 549
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +32
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 136 143 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 104 123 91
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,750 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.44% -
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
35958 35682 37354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.80% 85.64% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30712 29990 30255
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +72 45 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Mitcham - 1 £32,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £100,000 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (39.37%) Finance
2 75 (29.53%) Windows
3 67 (26.38%) Information Security
4 62 (24.41%) Microsoft
5 57 (22.44%) SQL Server
6 53 (20.87%) Firewall
7 51 (20.08%) SQL
8 49 (19.29%) Active Directory
9 40 (15.75%) Windows Server
10 39 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
11 38 (14.96%) Management Information System
11 38 (14.96%) Degree
12 36 (14.17%) Unix
12 36 (14.17%) High Availability
13 34 (13.39%) SIEM
14 33 (12.99%) Penetration Testing
14 33 (12.99%) Network Security
15 32 (12.60%) Banking
15 32 (12.60%) Security Management
16 31 (12.20%) Linux
17 29 (11.42%) MS Excel
17 29 (11.42%) Data Warehouse
17 29 (11.42%) ETL
17 29 (11.42%) VMware
18 28 (11.02%) Citrix
19 27 (10.63%) PCI DSS
20 26 (10.24%) QlikView
20 26 (10.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 26 (10.24%) Risk Management
20 26 (10.24%) Oracle

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 19 (7.48%) IIS
2 12 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.97%) Node.js
4 4 (1.57%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.57%) WordPress
5 3 (1.18%) CMS
5 3 (1.18%) SAS
6 2 (0.79%) Apache
6 2 (0.79%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.79%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.79%) Kentico
6 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.39%) Drupal
7 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (11.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.57%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) MS Project
3 2 (0.79%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.39%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.39%) Maya
4 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (6.30%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.18%) FastStats
4 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.79%) Maximo
4 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.91%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.97%) Office 365
3 5 (1.97%) SaaS
4 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.39%) AdWords
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 53 (20.87%) Firewall
2 33 (12.99%) Network Security
3 23 (9.06%) LAN
3 23 (9.06%) WAN
4 20 (7.87%) VPN
5 18 (7.09%) Internet
5 18 (7.09%) LDAP
6 15 (5.91%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (5.12%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (5.12%) TCP/IP
8 12 (4.72%) SSL
9 10 (3.94%) Wireless
10 9 (3.54%) DNS
11 8 (3.15%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (3.15%) MPLS
12 7 (2.76%) DHCP
12 7 (2.76%) SAN
12 7 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (1.97%) OSPF
13 5 (1.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (22.44%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.42%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (10.24%) QlikView
3 26 (10.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (8.66%) Big Data
5 17 (6.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (6.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (5.12%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (4.72%) Data Mining
7 12 (4.72%) NoSQL
8 11 (4.33%) Data Mart
9 10 (3.94%) Hadoop
9 10 (3.94%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (3.54%) OLAP
11 8 (3.15%) Oracle Database
11 8 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (2.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (6.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.36%) Eclipse
2 6 (2.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.57%) Ant
4 3 (1.18%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.39%) AppScan
6 1 (0.39%) CocoaPods
6 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.39%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.39%) Mocha
6 1 (0.39%) MSI
6 1 (0.39%) Paros
6 1 (0.39%) Subversion
General
1 100 (39.37%) Finance
2 32 (12.60%) Banking
3 18 (7.09%) Marketing
4 11 (4.33%) Advertising
5 8 (3.15%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.76%) Legal
6 7 (2.76%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.36%) Retail
8 4 (1.57%) Law
9 3 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.79%) Back Office
10 2 (0.79%) Games
10 2 (0.79%) Publishing
11 1 (0.39%) Electronics
11 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 57 (22.44%) Analyst
2 29 (11.42%) Architect
3 27 (10.63%) DBA
4 24 (9.45%) Developer
5 22 (8.66%) Support Analyst
6 17 (6.69%) Applications Support
6 17 (6.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 17 (6.69%) Data Analyst
7 16 (6.30%) Administrator
8 15 (5.91%) Security Analyst
8 15 (5.91%) SQL DBA
9 14 (5.51%) Consultant
9 14 (5.51%) Data Architect
10 13 (5.12%) Security Engineer
11 12 (4.72%) Team Leader
12 11 (4.33%) IT Engineer
12 11 (4.33%) IT Support
12 11 (4.33%) Network Engineer
12 11 (4.33%) Senior Developer
13 10 (3.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.91%) Web Services
2 9 (3.54%) .NET
2 9 (3.54%) HTML
3 8 (3.15%) Middleware
4 7 (2.76%) CSS
4 7 (2.76%) WCF
5 6 (2.36%) Ajax
5 6 (2.36%) JSON
5 6 (2.36%) REST
6 5 (1.97%) .NET Framework
6 5 (1.97%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.57%) jQuery
7 4 (1.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (1.57%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (1.57%) Sinatra
8 3 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.18%) Java EE
8 3 (1.18%) LAMP
8 3 (1.18%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (14.96%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.69%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.33%) Visualisation
5 10 (3.94%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.94%) Security Operations Centre
6 9 (3.54%) Fat Client
6 9 (3.54%) Reinsurance
6 9 (3.54%) Thin Client
7 8 (3.15%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.76%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.76%) Data Integration
9 6 (2.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (1.97%) Clustering
10 5 (1.97%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.97%) Replication
10 5 (1.97%) Statistics
11 4 (1.57%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 75 (29.53%) Windows
2 40 (15.75%) Windows Server
3 36 (14.17%) Unix
4 31 (12.20%) Linux
5 17 (6.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (6.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (6.30%) Android
7 12 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (3.15%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.76%) Windows 10
10 5 (1.97%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.79%) Solaris
13 1 (0.39%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.38%) Information Security
2 36 (14.17%) High Availability
3 34 (13.39%) SIEM
4 33 (12.99%) Penetration Testing
5 32 (12.60%) Security Management
6 29 (11.42%) ETL
7 26 (10.24%) Analytics
7 26 (10.24%) Risk Management
8 25 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (9.84%) ITIL
9 23 (9.06%) Change Control
9 23 (9.06%) Data Modelling
10 22 (8.66%) Data Management
11 21 (8.27%) Data Analysis
11 21 (8.27%) Project Management
12 20 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
12 20 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (7.09%) Business Continuity
14 17 (6.69%) Service Delivery
14 17 (6.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 51 (20.08%) SQL
2 20 (7.87%) T-SQL
3 17 (6.69%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.72%) Python
5 10 (3.94%) Java
6 9 (3.54%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.15%) Perl
8 7 (2.76%) PHP
9 6 (2.36%) R
10 5 (1.97%) C
10 5 (1.97%) Ruby
11 4 (1.57%) C#
12 3 (1.18%) VB
13 2 (0.79%) C++
13 2 (0.79%) VBScript
14 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (14.96%) Degree
2 17 (6.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (5.12%) CISSP
4 11 (4.33%) MCSE
5 8 (3.15%) CISA
5 8 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.76%) CISM
7 6 (2.36%) MCSA
8 4 (1.57%) CCNP
8 4 (1.57%) MCP
8 4 (1.57%) OCP
8 4 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (1.18%) CCNA
9 3 (1.18%) CRISC
9 3 (1.18%) ISEB
10 2 (0.79%) CEH
10 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.79%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.39%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.63%) PCI DSS
2 25 (9.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (5.12%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.57%) COBIT
6 3 (1.18%) GCP
7 2 (0.79%) MiFID
7 2 (0.79%) QA
8 1 (0.39%) COSO
8 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (19.29%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.54%) XenApp
3 9 (3.54%) XenDesktop
4 7 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.36%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.36%) vSphere
6 4 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.18%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.39%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (3.54%) Nessus
2 4 (1.57%) FortiGate
2 4 (1.57%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.18%) HP Fortify
3 3 (1.18%) OPNET
3 3 (1.18%) SCCM
4 1 (0.39%) Nmap
4 1 (0.39%) Oozie
4 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.39%) vMotion
4 1 (0.39%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 62 (24.41%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.42%) VMware
3 28 (11.02%) Citrix
4 26 (10.24%) Oracle
5 25 (9.84%) Cisco
6 23 (9.06%) CheckPoint
7 16 (6.30%) Forcepoint
7 16 (6.30%) MKS
8 13 (5.12%) Intel Security
9 12 (4.72%) LogRhythm
10 9 (3.54%) F5
11 8 (3.15%) HP
11 8 (3.15%) Juniper
11 8 (3.15%) Splunk
12 7 (2.76%) LogLogic
13 6 (2.36%) IBM
14 5 (1.97%) Brocade
14 5 (1.97%) Sourcefire
14 5 (1.97%) Sybase
14 5 (1.97%) TippingPoint
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