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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Security
England / North West
Rank 218 224 244
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 31 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.31% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 5
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -17.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.94%

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
5211 4880 5917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.91% 87.33% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4379 4056 5066
Median salary £42,500 £42,469 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.07% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 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 22 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester -9 18 £40,000 -50.00% 3
Cheshire +20 8 £45,000 +20.00%
Lancashire -9 5 £52,500 +133.33%
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 28 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (52.17%) Information Security
3 23 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 18 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (32.61%) CISM
5 15 (32.61%) CISSP
5 15 (32.61%) Degree
5 15 (32.61%) Computer Science
6 14 (30.43%) Risk Management
6 14 (30.43%) Legal
6 14 (30.43%) Security Management
6 14 (30.43%) PCI DSS
7 13 (28.26%) SQL
8 12 (26.09%) ITIL
8 12 (26.09%) Business Continuity
8 12 (26.09%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (23.91%) Incident Management
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco
9 11 (23.91%) ISMS
9 11 (23.91%) Security Monitoring
10 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 9 (19.57%) C
11 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (19.57%) CCNP
11 9 (19.57%) Banking
11 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
11 9 (19.57%) Business Development
11 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
11 9 (19.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 9 (19.57%) Time Management

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) IIS
1 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.17%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.17%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.17%) SAP hybris
2 1 (2.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (6.52%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) LAN
2 3 (6.52%) WAN
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.17%) DHCP
4 1 (2.17%) DMZ
4 1 (2.17%) DNS
4 1 (2.17%) Intranet
4 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.17%) VLAN
4 1 (2.17%) VoIP
4 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Big Data
3 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (30.43%) Legal
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
2 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
3 7 (15.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Consultant
2 10 (21.74%) Administrator
3 9 (19.57%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 8 (17.39%) DBA
4 8 (17.39%) SQL DBA
5 7 (15.22%) Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Chief Information Officer
6 6 (13.04%) Chief Information Security Officer
6 6 (13.04%) Chief Security Officer
6 6 (13.04%) CIO
6 6 (13.04%) Information Security Officer
6 6 (13.04%) Security Consultant
6 6 (13.04%) Security Officer
7 5 (10.87%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Information Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Security Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Senior DBA
8 3 (6.52%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.17%) Classic ASP
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) JSON
2 1 (2.17%) REST
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (2.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 15 (32.61%) Computer Science
3 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
4 5 (10.87%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (8.70%) Replication
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.17%) Life Science
6 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.17%) AIX
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.17%) Solaris
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Information Security
2 18 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (30.43%) Risk Management
3 14 (30.43%) Security Management
4 12 (26.09%) Business Continuity
4 12 (26.09%) ITIL
5 11 (23.91%) Incident Management
5 11 (23.91%) ISMS
5 11 (23.91%) Security Monitoring
6 9 (19.57%) Business Development
6 9 (19.57%) Information Assurance
6 9 (19.57%) Network Architecture
6 9 (19.57%) Reverse Engineering
6 9 (19.57%) Time Management
6 9 (19.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (17.39%) Data Protection
7 8 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 9 (19.57%) C
3 5 (10.87%) Python
3 5 (10.87%) R
4 3 (6.52%) ABAP
5 2 (4.35%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.17%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) VBA
6 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) CISM
1 15 (32.61%) CISSP
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
2 9 (19.57%) CCNP
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (19.57%) DV Cleared
2 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) CISA
3 6 (13.04%) ISSAP
3 6 (13.04%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (30.43%) PCI DSS
3 6 (13.04%) ISO22301
4 2 (4.35%) GDPR
5 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (2.17%) QA
5 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Cisco
2 5 (10.87%) Cloudera
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.52%) SAP
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Concur
5 1 (2.17%) Dell
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) hybris
5 1 (2.17%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.17%) Mitel
5 1 (2.17%) Panasonic
5 1 (2.17%) Teradata
5 1 (2.17%) VMware
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