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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 63 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 1 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.17% 2.33% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 2.90% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 5
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
475 482 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 81.62% 80.07% 75.90%
Number of salaries quoted 382 413 401
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £77,500
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 6 March 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 20 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 20 (100.00%) Change Management
1 20 (100.00%) Network Security
1 20 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 20 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 15 (75.00%) Finance
3 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 10 (50.00%) OSPF
3 10 (50.00%) McAfee
3 10 (50.00%) BGP
3 10 (50.00%) ISA Server
3 10 (50.00%) Websense
3 10 (50.00%) MS Office
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 10 (50.00%) DHCP
3 10 (50.00%) VPN
3 10 (50.00%) DNS
3 10 (50.00%) SSL
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco
3 10 (50.00%) VoIP
3 10 (50.00%) CCNA
3 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (50.00%) Avaya
3 10 (50.00%) Juniper
3 10 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (50.00%) SolarWinds

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (45.00%) IIS
1 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Office
1 10 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Network Security
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (50.00%) VoIP
2 10 (50.00%) IPsec
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (50.00%) DHCP
2 10 (50.00%) VPN
2 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 10 (50.00%) SSL
2 10 (50.00%) OSPF
2 10 (50.00%) BGP
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) Wireless
4 6 (30.00%) WAN
4 6 (30.00%) LAN
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Server Support
2 6 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (30.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Server Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Change Management
2 10 (50.00%) Network Management
2 10 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (45.00%) Change Control
4 8 (40.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) CCNA
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) JNCIA
2 9 (45.00%) CCSP
2 9 (45.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 20 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (50.00%) ISA Server
1 10 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) SCCM
2 9 (45.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) Avaya
2 10 (50.00%) Juniper
2 10 (50.00%) McAfee
2 10 (50.00%) Websense
2 10 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 9 (45.00%) F5
3 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (45.00%) EMC