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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 59 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 17 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.54% 3.08% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 3.96% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 8
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
536 455 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.24% 77.78% 83.15%
Number of salaries quoted 389 370 401
Average salary £49,500 £55,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014, 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 33 (97.06%) Network Security
1 33 (97.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 33 (97.06%) PCI DSS
2 29 (85.29%) Change Management
2 29 (85.29%) ServiceNow
3 24 (70.59%) Windows
3 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 24 (70.59%) Finance
4 23 (67.65%) SCCM
5 22 (64.71%) Cisco
6 21 (61.76%) Juniper
6 21 (61.76%) DHCP
6 21 (61.76%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (61.76%) DNS
7 19 (55.88%) Kalman Filter
7 19 (55.88%) Websense
8 16 (47.06%) F5
8 16 (47.06%) ARCserve
8 16 (47.06%) IIS
9 13 (38.24%) ISA Server
10 12 (35.29%) McAfee
10 12 (35.29%) MS Office
10 12 (35.29%) MS Visio
11 11 (32.35%) Oracle
11 11 (32.35%) UNIX
11 11 (32.35%) ITIL
11 11 (32.35%) VoIP
12 10 (29.41%) Network Management
12 10 (29.41%) Avaya
12 10 (29.41%) SolarWinds

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (47.06%) IIS
2 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Office
1 12 (35.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 33 (97.06%) Network Security
2 21 (61.76%) DHCP
2 21 (61.76%) DNS
3 11 (32.35%) VoIP
4 10 (29.41%) SSL
4 10 (29.41%) VPN
4 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (29.41%) OSPF
4 10 (29.41%) BGP
4 10 (29.41%) Firewall
4 10 (29.41%) Wireless
4 10 (29.41%) IPsec
5 7 (20.59%) LAN
6 6 (17.65%) WAN
7 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.94%) Internet
7 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
General
1 24 (70.59%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Server Support
3 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (17.65%) Server Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Operations Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Server Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 1 (2.94%) IT Operations Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Change Management
2 19 (55.88%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (32.35%) ITIL
4 10 (29.41%) Network Management
5 9 (26.47%) Supplier Management
5 9 (26.47%) Change Control
6 8 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) ITIL V3
8 2 (5.88%) Brand Management
8 2 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) CCNA
1 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (26.47%) CCSP
2 9 (26.47%) CCNP
2 9 (26.47%) JNCIA
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (97.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 33 (97.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 21 (61.76%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (38.24%) ISA Server
4 2 (5.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 23 (67.65%) SCCM
2 16 (47.06%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) ServiceNow
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco
3 21 (61.76%) Juniper
4 19 (55.88%) Websense
5 16 (47.06%) F5
6 12 (35.29%) McAfee
7 11 (32.35%) Oracle
8 10 (29.41%) Avaya
8 10 (29.41%) SolarWinds
9 9 (26.47%) CheckPoint
9 9 (26.47%) EMC
10 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.94%) HP