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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 461 503 521
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +18
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 161 131 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.33% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 118 117 87
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,602 £35,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,700 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
37857 39249 37070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.76% 84.57% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31945 32349 30721
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +25 34 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Docklands, London - 5 £57,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +9 1 £27,500 -21.98%
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 105 (38.89%) Finance
2 103 (38.15%) Information Security
3 76 (28.15%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (27.41%) Firewall
5 63 (23.33%) Management Information System
6 61 (22.59%) Microsoft
7 57 (21.11%) Data Protection
8 56 (20.74%) Degree
8 56 (20.74%) SQL Server
9 55 (20.37%) SQL
10 54 (20.00%) Banking
11 53 (19.63%) Penetration Testing
12 50 (18.52%) Windows
13 48 (17.78%) Analytics
14 45 (16.67%) SIEM
14 45 (16.67%) ITIL
15 44 (16.30%) Data Warehouse
16 43 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
17 41 (15.19%) Risk Assessment
18 40 (14.81%) Linux
19 39 (14.44%) Oracle
19 39 (14.44%) Project Management
20 38 (14.07%) Big Data
20 38 (14.07%) Computer Science
21 37 (13.70%) ETL
21 37 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
22 36 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 31 (11.48%) Java
23 31 (11.48%) Kalman Filter
24 30 (11.11%) Performance Tuning

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (4.44%) IIS
2 5 (1.85%) Node.js
2 5 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.48%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.11%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.11%) Lync
5 2 (0.74%) SAS
5 2 (0.74%) JBoss
5 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.37%) Apache
6 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.37%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (1.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.37%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.48%) SaaS
5 2 (0.74%) PaaS
5 2 (0.74%) Heroku
5 2 (0.74%) IaaS
5 2 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 74 (27.41%) Firewall
2 25 (9.26%) Network Security
3 18 (6.67%) Internet
4 15 (5.56%) VPN
5 12 (4.44%) WAN
5 12 (4.44%) LAN
6 6 (2.22%) LDAP
7 5 (1.85%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.85%) Wireless
7 5 (1.85%) Skype
8 4 (1.48%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (1.48%) SSL
9 3 (1.11%) Broadband
10 2 (0.74%) VoIP
10 2 (0.74%) SAN
10 2 (0.74%) Intranet
10 2 (0.74%) Extranet
10 2 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.74%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.37%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 44 (16.30%) Data Warehouse
3 38 (14.07%) Big Data
4 27 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (8.89%) Oracle Database
6 22 (8.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (8.15%) Star Schema
6 22 (8.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (6.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (4.44%) QlikView
9 12 (4.44%) MySQL
10 11 (4.07%) Hadoop
11 10 (3.70%) Relational Database
12 9 (3.33%) BusinessObjects XI
12 9 (3.33%) NoSQL
12 9 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (2.96%) RDBMS
14 7 (2.59%) Couchbase
15 5 (1.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.59%) Ant
3 6 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.48%) Subversion
5 1 (0.37%) Selenium
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
General
1 105 (38.89%) Finance
2 54 (20.00%) Banking
3 20 (7.41%) Marketing
4 15 (5.56%) Retail
5 11 (4.07%) Legal
6 4 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.48%) Law
6 4 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.37%) French Language
8 1 (0.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (22.22%) Analyst
2 35 (12.96%) Security Analyst
3 30 (11.11%) Architect
4 26 (9.63%) Developer
5 19 (7.04%) Team Leader
5 19 (7.04%) Operations Team Leader
6 18 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
6 18 (6.67%) Information Analyst
7 14 (5.19%) Consultant
7 14 (5.19%) Operations Analyst
7 14 (5.19%) Security Operations Analyst
8 11 (4.07%) Data Manager
8 11 (4.07%) Security Manager
8 11 (4.07%) Data Architect
8 11 (4.07%) Technical Architect
9 10 (3.70%) Support Analyst
9 10 (3.70%) Head of Security
10 9 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
10 9 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (3.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.19%) .NET
2 12 (4.44%) Web Services
3 10 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 9 (3.33%) CSS
4 9 (3.33%) HTML
5 8 (2.96%) WCF
6 7 (2.59%) Java EE
7 6 (2.22%) MDX
8 5 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (1.85%) REST
8 5 (1.85%) TIBCO EMS
8 5 (1.85%) SOAP
8 5 (1.85%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.11%) JDBC
10 2 (0.74%) J2EE
10 2 (0.74%) Spring
10 2 (0.74%) Middleware
10 2 (0.74%) jQuery
10 2 (0.74%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 76 (28.15%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (23.33%) Management Information System
3 38 (14.07%) Computer Science
4 28 (10.37%) Freedom of Information
5 26 (9.63%) Data Protection Act
6 25 (9.26%) Visualisation
7 22 (8.15%) Freedom of Information Act
8 8 (2.96%) Data Integration
8 8 (2.96%) Data Structures
9 7 (2.59%) Data Centre
10 6 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.22%) PKI
10 6 (2.22%) GIS
11 5 (1.85%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.85%) IVR
11 5 (1.85%) Cryptography
11 5 (1.85%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.85%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.85%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.48%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 50 (18.52%) Windows
2 40 (14.81%) Linux
3 20 (7.41%) UNIX
4 7 (2.59%) Solaris
5 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.37%) CentOS
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.37%) Android
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (38.15%) Information Security
2 57 (21.11%) Data Protection
3 53 (19.63%) Penetration Testing
4 48 (17.78%) Analytics
5 45 (16.67%) SIEM
5 45 (16.67%) ITIL
6 43 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (15.19%) Risk Assessment
8 39 (14.44%) Project Management
9 37 (13.70%) ETL
9 37 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (11.48%) Kalman Filter
11 30 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
11 30 (11.11%) Wealth Management
11 30 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
11 30 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
12 25 (9.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 25 (9.26%) Data Management
13 24 (8.89%) Data Modelling
14 22 (8.15%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (20.37%) SQL
2 31 (11.48%) Java
3 22 (8.15%) C
4 21 (7.78%) T-SQL
5 18 (6.67%) Python
6 11 (4.07%) Ruby
7 8 (2.96%) Perl
8 7 (2.59%) C#
8 7 (2.59%) R
9 6 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.48%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.48%) PHP
11 3 (1.11%) VBA
11 3 (1.11%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.74%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.74%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.37%) Korn
13 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (20.74%) Degree
2 28 (10.37%) CISSP
3 15 (5.56%) CISA
4 12 (4.44%) CISM
5 8 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.59%) CCNP
7 5 (1.85%) CCNA
8 3 (1.11%) HND
9 2 (0.74%) SSCP
9 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.74%) PMP
9 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.74%) CEH
9 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.74%) CHFI
9 2 (0.74%) ISACA
10 1 (0.37%) CGEIT
10 1 (0.37%) IIBA
10 1 (0.37%) CRISC
10 1 (0.37%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.59%) QA
4 5 (1.85%) COBIT
4 5 (1.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 5 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.85%) HIPAA
5 3 (1.11%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.74%) BS7799
6 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.74%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.37%) BS25999
System Software
1 17 (6.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.74%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.37%) qmail
4 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (5.56%) Nessus
2 5 (1.85%) OPNET
2 5 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (1.48%) Ansible
3 4 (1.48%) Puppet
4 3 (1.11%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.11%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.74%) Jitterbit
5 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (22.59%) Microsoft
2 39 (14.44%) Oracle
3 12 (4.44%) Citrix
3 12 (4.44%) McAfee
4 10 (3.70%) Informatica
5 8 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.96%) VMware
5 8 (2.96%) LogLogic
6 7 (2.59%) Google
6 7 (2.59%) CheckPoint
7 6 (2.22%) Cisco
7 6 (2.22%) MKS
8 5 (1.85%) Pega
8 5 (1.85%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.48%) F5
9 4 (1.48%) SAP
9 4 (1.48%) Juniper
9 4 (1.48%) Tableau
10 3 (1.11%) IBM
10 3 (1.11%) SonicWALL
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