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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 389 381 370
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 54 67 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.37% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 46 64 63
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £34,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Data Security
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17267 18198 16760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.09% 80.94% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14255 14088 13660
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Data Security
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Data Security Salary Trend in the South East

Data Security
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Data Security Salary Histogram in the South East

Data Security
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +16 15 £45,000 +28.57% 1
West Sussex -6 13 £45,000 +50.00%
Surrey +15 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 5 £37,500 -51.61% 2
Berkshire -1 4 £58,000 +5.45%
Kent -8 2 £32,500 +18.18%
Oxfordshire +1 1 - - 1
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 32 (30.48%) Finance
1 32 (30.48%) PCI DSS
2 25 (23.81%) Information Security
3 23 (21.90%) E-Commerce
3 23 (21.90%) CISSP
4 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
4 22 (20.95%) Linux
5 21 (20.00%) SQL
5 21 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 18 (17.14%) Windows
7 18 (17.14%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (16.19%) HTML
8 17 (16.19%) CSS
8 17 (16.19%) Firewall
8 17 (16.19%) Management Information System
9 15 (14.29%) Software Delivery
10 14 (13.33%) User Experience
10 14 (13.33%) Wireless
10 14 (13.33%) ITIL
10 14 (13.33%) Degree
11 13 (12.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 13 (12.38%) Information Architecture
11 13 (12.38%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (12.38%) Telecoms
11 13 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (11.43%) Active Directory
12 12 (11.43%) Oracle
12 12 (11.43%) Java

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.86%) IIS
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.95%) Apache
4 1 (0.95%) FileNet
4 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (9.52%) MS Office
2 5 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.81%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (3.81%) Solid Edge
4 1 (0.95%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) SaaS
2 3 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.19%) Firewall
2 14 (13.33%) Wireless
3 6 (5.71%) Network Security
3 6 (5.71%) SAN
4 5 (4.76%) Internet
4 5 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.76%) LAN
4 5 (4.76%) WAN
4 5 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (4.76%) SSL
5 4 (3.81%) iSCSI
5 4 (3.81%) VoIP
6 1 (0.95%) DHCP
6 1 (0.95%) VPN
6 1 (0.95%) DNS
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.95%) NAS
6 1 (0.95%) InfiniBand
6 1 (0.95%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.38%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (9.52%) MySQL
4 6 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.81%) MS Access
7 3 (2.86%) DB2
7 3 (2.86%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.90%) Big Data
8 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.90%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (11.43%) Axure RP
2 4 (3.81%) Bitbucket
3 3 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.90%) Toad
5 1 (0.95%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.95%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.95%) GCC
General
1 32 (30.48%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.67%) Banking
4 6 (5.71%) Legal
5 5 (4.76%) Marketing
6 4 (3.81%) Retail
7 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.95%) Advertising
8 1 (0.95%) Billing
8 1 (0.95%) Back Office
8 1 (0.95%) Law
8 1 (0.95%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 17 (16.19%) Analyst
2 13 (12.38%) Architect
2 13 (12.38%) Designer
3 12 (11.43%) UX Designer
4 11 (10.48%) Developer
4 11 (10.48%) Consultant
5 10 (9.52%) Security Analyst
6 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (5.71%) UI Designer
8 6 (5.71%) Database Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Security Architect
9 5 (4.76%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Database Developer
9 5 (4.76%) DBA
9 5 (4.76%) Data Architect
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.19%) HTML
1 17 (16.19%) CSS
2 8 (7.62%) RESTful
3 5 (4.76%) HTML5
3 5 (4.76%) jQuery
3 5 (4.76%) CSS3
3 5 (4.76%) .NET
3 5 (4.76%) Web Services
4 3 (2.86%) GWT
5 2 (1.90%) REST
5 2 (1.90%) XML
5 2 (1.90%) XSD
5 2 (1.90%) WSDL
5 2 (1.90%) XML Messaging
5 2 (1.90%) SOAP
6 1 (0.95%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.95%) OpenCV
6 1 (0.95%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Management Information System
2 14 (13.33%) User Experience
3 9 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.71%) Cryptography
5 5 (4.76%) Streaming Media
5 5 (4.76%) Data Integration
5 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.81%) CCTV
6 4 (3.81%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.81%) Clustering
7 3 (2.86%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.90%) Replication
8 2 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.90%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.95%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.95%) PKI
9 1 (0.95%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.95%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.95%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.95%) Linux
2 18 (17.14%) Windows
3 11 (10.48%) UNIX
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.95%) Android
5 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.81%) Information Security
2 23 (21.90%) E-Commerce
3 21 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (17.14%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 14 (13.33%) ITIL
8 13 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (12.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 13 (12.38%) Information Architecture
9 12 (11.43%) SIEM
10 11 (10.48%) Usability Engineering
10 11 (10.48%) Incident Management
11 10 (9.52%) Data Governance
11 10 (9.52%) Data Modelling
12 9 (8.57%) Business Continuity
12 9 (8.57%) Security Management
12 9 (8.57%) Data Architecture
12 9 (8.57%) Cyber Security
13 8 (7.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.00%) SQL
2 12 (11.43%) Java
3 10 (9.52%) PHP
4 7 (6.67%) Perl
5 6 (5.71%) Python
5 6 (5.71%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.76%) Ruby
6 5 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.81%) C#
8 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.95%) R
9 1 (0.95%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 23 (21.90%) CISSP
2 14 (13.33%) Degree
3 11 (10.48%) CISM
4 7 (6.67%) CEH
4 7 (6.67%) CISA
4 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.76%) SSCP
5 5 (4.76%) CHFI
5 5 (4.76%) PCI QSA
5 5 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.86%) HND
7 2 (1.90%) MCSE
7 2 (1.90%) OCP
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.95%) ACCA
8 1 (0.95%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.95%) CCNA
8 1 (0.95%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (30.48%) PCI DSS
2 11 (10.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (5.71%) COBIT
3 6 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (4.76%) Data Quality
5 4 (3.81%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.76%) XenServer
4 4 (3.81%) XenApp
4 4 (3.81%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.95%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) Nessus
2 2 (1.90%) SCCM
2 2 (1.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 20 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.43%) Oracle
3 11 (10.48%) VMware
4 10 (9.52%) HP
5 5 (4.76%) Citrix
5 5 (4.76%) LogLogic
5 5 (4.76%) McAfee
6 4 (3.81%) Juniper
7 3 (2.86%) Google
7 3 (2.86%) Sun
7 3 (2.86%) Talend
8 2 (1.90%) EMC
8 2 (1.90%) Cisco
8 2 (1.90%) Netezza
8 2 (1.90%) Teradata
8 2 (1.90%) CommVault
8 2 (1.90%) Informatica
8 2 (1.90%) NetApp
8 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: 30-35k
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Salary: 30-35k
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