The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 151 142 132
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Average salary £85,000 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -6.97%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Data Security
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2044 1981 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 79.44% 78.36% 75.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1284 1495 1288
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Security
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Reading

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Reading

Data Security
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Nokia
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Websense
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) Software Licensing
1 2 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Nokia
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Websense
1 2 (50.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (50.00%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago