The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
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 Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80 130 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.81% 71.82% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 59 98 100
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Data Security
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Data Security Salary Trend in the Midlands

Data Security
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) PCI QSA
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) PCI QSA
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS