The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 244 229 242
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 9 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 12
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +32.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6191 5545 6104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.64% 80.61% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5325 4641 5367
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Security
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Data Security Salary Trend in the North West

Data Security
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
Cumbria -2 4 - -
Manchester -18 4 £50,000 -13.04%
Merseyside +14 1 £45,000 - 1
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
4 7 (31.82%) ETL
4 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (27.27%) Web Services
5 6 (27.27%) Data Mining
5 6 (27.27%) Big Data
5 6 (27.27%) Analytics
5 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 5 (22.73%) Amazon EMR
6 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (22.73%) Apache Pig
6 5 (22.73%) Sqoop
6 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (22.73%) Triplestore
6 5 (22.73%) Apache Flume
6 5 (22.73%) MapReduce
6 5 (22.73%) HBase
6 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
6 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (22.73%) Open Source
6 5 (22.73%) Apache Hive
6 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
6 5 (22.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
6 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (22.73%) Apache
1 5 (22.73%) SAS
1 5 (22.73%) Apache Pig
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) SPSS
3 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (27.27%) Data Mining
2 6 (27.27%) Big Data
2 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 5 (22.73%) Sqoop
3 5 (22.73%) Triplestore
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) HBase
3 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
3 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
3 5 (22.73%) Apache Hive
3 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
3 5 (22.73%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) IT Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Data Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Big Data Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) IT Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Senior IT Security Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) IT Security Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
1 5 (22.73%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Handset
3 1 (4.55%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (31.82%) ETL
2 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (27.27%) Analytics
4 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (22.73%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) MapReduce
4 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
4 5 (22.73%) ERP
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) Information Security
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Time Management
8 1 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
1 5 (22.73%) Perl
1 5 (22.73%) PHP
1 5 (22.73%) Python
1 5 (22.73%) R
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) PCI QSA
2 3 (13.64%) CISA
2 3 (13.64%) CISM
2 3 (13.64%) CISSP
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCP
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 3 (13.64%) HIPAA
2 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Apache Flume
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Hitachi
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
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