The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 170 198 166
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -32
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 6 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.025% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.030% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 16
Average salary £43,250 £18,750 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.66% -65.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £18,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £18,750 £88,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Data Security
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2917 3340 3156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.12% 84.71% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2372 2854 2734
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Security
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Manchester

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Manchester

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Legal
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Intranet
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) PHP
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (13.33%) Siebel
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) MySQL
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) ADSL
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) DHCP

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (13.33%) CMS
1 2 (13.33%) LiveLink
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Intranet
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) ADSL
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Toad
2 1 (6.67%) ERwin
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Group IT Director
1 4 (26.67%) IT Director
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Lead PHP Developer
2 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Compliance Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) Ajax
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Handset
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Records Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) System Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PHP
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Apple
2 2 (13.33%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) OpenText
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Siebel