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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 241 225 235
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 12 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 13
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
5989 5559 5825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.59% 77.68% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4756 4698 5081
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Data Security Salary Histogram 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 20 August 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
Manchester -3 9 £80,000 +45.45% 2
Lancashire -6 1 £52,500 - 5
Cheshire -13 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 £35,000 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (33.33%) ETL
3 10 (33.33%) Analytics
4 9 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (26.67%) ITIL
6 7 (23.33%) Finance
6 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
6 7 (23.33%) Data Mining
6 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
7 6 (20.00%) Apache Pig
7 6 (20.00%) Sqoop
7 6 (20.00%) HBase
7 6 (20.00%) Big Data
7 6 (20.00%) Apache Flume
7 6 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (20.00%) Triplestore
7 6 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 6 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (20.00%) Apache Hive
7 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
7 6 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
7 6 (20.00%) Open Source
7 6 (20.00%) R

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (20.00%) Apache
1 6 (20.00%) SAS
1 6 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.00%) SPSS
3 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
1 2 (6.67%) VoIP
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (23.33%) Data Mining
2 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (20.00%) HBase
3 6 (20.00%) Big Data
3 6 (20.00%) Sqoop
3 6 (20.00%) Triplestore
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Information Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Designer
5 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Systems Designer
5 4 (13.33%) DBA
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) SQL DBA
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Security Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Server Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Security Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Open Source
2 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (33.33%) ETL
2 10 (33.33%) Analytics
3 9 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (26.67%) ITIL
5 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (20.00%) MapReduce
6 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) Data Management
7 4 (13.33%) DSDM
7 4 (13.33%) ERP
7 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (13.33%) Data Governance
7 4 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) Perl
2 6 (20.00%) PHP
2 6 (20.00%) Python
2 6 (20.00%) R
3 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) MCP
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) OCP
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (3.33%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) Hitachi
4 4 (13.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) McAfee
5 1 (3.33%) Toshiba
5 1 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.33%) HP
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