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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank - 127 127
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 0 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.53% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.69% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 10
Average salary - £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £43,548 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -2.22%
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
1851 1886 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 82.01% 77.01% 71.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1310 1273
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Lua
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) Android
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Internet of Things
3 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 3 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (33.33%) Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Legal

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 3 (33.33%) Legal
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Internet of Things
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 3 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 3 (33.33%) Data Management
2 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) ACCA
1 1 (11.11%) CISA
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft