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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 230 248 246
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 10 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 10
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £63,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £107,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -7.36%
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
5114 5807 6130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.17% 88.94% 85.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4260 4706 4846
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 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
Manchester -6 10 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 13 (56.52%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) Risk Assessment
2 11 (47.83%) Finance
3 8 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (34.78%) SIEM
4 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
4 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
5 6 (26.09%) Project Management
5 6 (26.09%) Client/Server
5 6 (26.09%) Banking
5 6 (26.09%) Wealth Management
5 6 (26.09%) Reverse Engineering
5 6 (26.09%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (26.09%) Malware Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) Security Operations
5 6 (26.09%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (21.74%) Internal Audit
6 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity Management
6 5 (21.74%) ISO22301
6 5 (21.74%) Marketing
6 5 (21.74%) ISMS
6 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
6 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
6 5 (21.74%) CISSP
6 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
6 5 (21.74%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) CISA

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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Marketing
3 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
4 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
5 2 (8.70%) Legal
6 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Penetration Tester
1 6 (26.09%) Tester
2 5 (21.74%) Information Officer
2 5 (21.74%) Information Security Officer
2 5 (21.74%) Security Officer
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Information Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Ajax
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) Java EE
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) Client/Server
2 6 (26.09%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (34.78%) SIEM
3 8 (34.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (26.09%) Malware Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Reverse Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) Security Operations
4 6 (26.09%) Technical Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) Wealth Management
5 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
5 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity Management
5 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
5 5 (21.74%) Information Security Management
5 5 (21.74%) Internal Audit
5 5 (21.74%) ISMS
5 5 (21.74%) Security Management
5 5 (21.74%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CISA
1 5 (21.74%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
2 5 (21.74%) ISO22301
3 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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