The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 229 222 241
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 11 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.32% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.41% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 11
Average salary £63,250 £52,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.47% +26.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5814 5639 5749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 77.89% 76.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4634 4782 5061
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Security
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -4 7 £80,000 +45.45% 1
Cumbria - 2 £35,000 -
Cheshire -7 1 - - 1
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
3 13 (33.33%) Finance
4 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) ITIL
5 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (25.64%) ETL
5 10 (25.64%) Analytics
5 10 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (20.51%) Big Data
7 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
7 7 (17.95%) Data Mining
7 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
7 7 (17.95%) Oracle
8 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 6 (15.38%) Java
8 6 (15.38%) Perl
8 6 (15.38%) PHP
8 6 (15.38%) Web Services
8 6 (15.38%) Linux
8 6 (15.38%) SAS
8 6 (15.38%) Apache
8 6 (15.38%) Python
8 6 (15.38%) RDBMS
8 6 (15.38%) SPSS
8 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.38%) Data Management
8 6 (15.38%) Technical Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (15.38%) SAS
1 6 (15.38%) Apache
1 6 (15.38%) Apache Pig
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) SPSS
3 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Firewall
1 4 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.13%) LAN
2 2 (5.13%) VoIP
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) VPN
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (20.51%) Big Data
3 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.95%) Data Mining
4 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 6 (15.38%) Hadoop
4 6 (15.38%) Triplestore
4 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 6 (15.38%) HBase
4 6 (15.38%) Sqoop
4 6 (15.38%) Apache Hive
4 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 6 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (10.26%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Legal
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Architect
2 7 (17.95%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (17.95%) Administrator
3 6 (15.38%) Data Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (12.82%) SQL DBA
4 5 (12.82%) DBA
5 4 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Systems Designer
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Security Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Designer
5 4 (10.26%) Information Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Data Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) Web Services
1 6 (15.38%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Open Source
2 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
3 3 (7.69%) PKI
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (28.21%) ITIL
3 10 (25.64%) ETL
3 10 (25.64%) Analytics
3 10 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Data Management
4 6 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (15.38%) Data Governance
5 5 (12.82%) ERP
5 5 (12.82%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.26%) DSDM
6 4 (10.26%) Scrum
6 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
6 4 (10.26%) Content Management
6 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) Java
2 6 (15.38%) Perl
2 6 (15.38%) PHP
2 6 (15.38%) Python
2 6 (15.38%) R
3 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) OCP
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.56%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 5 (12.82%) Cyber-Ark
3 5 (12.82%) Hitachi
4 4 (10.26%) SAP
5 3 (7.69%) CA
6 1 (2.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.56%) Toshiba
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) McAfee
6 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
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