The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 46 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.71% - 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £52,500 - £25,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
342 447 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 83.41% 87.65% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 282 322 518
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Data Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Data Security
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Merseyside

Data Security
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 6 - -
Wirral - 1 £52,500 -
Data Security
North West

Data Security
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing Data Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 9 (81.82%) Client/Server
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
1 9 (81.82%) Risk Assessment
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
1 9 (81.82%) Banking
1 9 (81.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 9 (81.82%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (81.82%) Wealth Management
1 9 (81.82%) Reverse Engineering
1 9 (81.82%) SIEM
1 9 (81.82%) Technical Analysis
1 9 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (81.82%) Malware Analysis
1 9 (81.82%) Security Operations
1 9 (81.82%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Code Optimisation
2 2 (18.18%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) Java EE
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) Java

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 9 (81.82%) Banking
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Penetration Tester
1 9 (81.82%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (81.82%) Client/Server
1 9 (81.82%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
1 9 (81.82%) Malware Analysis
1 9 (81.82%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (81.82%) Reverse Engineering
1 9 (81.82%) Risk Assessment
1 9 (81.82%) Security Operations
1 9 (81.82%) SIEM
1 9 (81.82%) Technical Analysis
1 9 (81.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 9 (81.82%) Wealth Management
2 2 (18.18%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) Code Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) Java