The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 59 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 1 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.19% 2.96% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 3.65% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 4
Average salary £58,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
464 411 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 86.41% 81.07% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 370 336 467
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Data Security
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Slough

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Websense
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Websense
2 1 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft