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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 353 368 419
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +51
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 90 71 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.43% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 86 69 24
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
17480 16569 17670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.50% 75.76% 75.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13534 13453 14952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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
Berkshire -11 27 £55,000 -8.33%
Hampshire +9 24 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Surrey +4 15 £37,500 -26.82% 1
West Sussex -10 11 £47,500 +6.74%
Oxfordshire +4 7 £66,000 +55.29% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £77,500 +82.35%
Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
Kent -4 1 £27,500 -25.67%
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 82 (47.40%) Windows
2 70 (40.46%) Finance
3 64 (36.99%) Active Directory
4 48 (27.75%) PCI DSS
5 41 (23.70%) ITIL
6 38 (21.97%) SQL
6 38 (21.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 38 (21.97%) SCCM
7 37 (21.39%) Network Security
7 37 (21.39%) Java
8 36 (20.81%) JavaScript
8 36 (20.81%) HTML
8 36 (20.81%) CSS
8 36 (20.81%) Websense
9 35 (20.23%) Cisco
10 34 (19.65%) F5
11 32 (18.50%) Juniper
11 32 (18.50%) Project Management
12 30 (17.34%) Oracle
13 29 (16.76%) MySQL
13 29 (16.76%) Change Management
14 28 (16.18%) ServiceNow
14 28 (16.18%) Kalman Filter
15 26 (15.03%) Microsoft
15 26 (15.03%) UNIX
15 26 (15.03%) SOAP
16 25 (14.45%) Firewall
17 23 (13.29%) Software Engineering
17 23 (13.29%) DNS
17 23 (13.29%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 22 (12.72%) IIS
2 16 (9.25%) MS Exchange
2 16 (9.25%) CMS
3 15 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.20%) WebSphere
4 9 (5.20%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.47%) SAS
6 3 (1.73%) NetWeaver
6 3 (1.73%) SAP Web AS
6 3 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.73%) WordPress
7 2 (1.16%) Apache
8 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 22 (12.72%) MS Office
2 21 (12.14%) MS Visio
3 10 (5.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.73%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (1.73%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.73%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.73%) Taleo
1 3 (1.73%) Office 365
2 2 (1.16%) SaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.39%) Network Security
2 25 (14.45%) Firewall
3 23 (13.29%) DNS
4 22 (12.72%) DHCP
5 21 (12.14%) LAN
6 17 (9.83%) WAN
7 15 (8.67%) BIG-IP
8 12 (6.94%) SSL
9 6 (3.47%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.31%) HTTP
10 4 (2.31%) VoIP
11 3 (1.73%) VPN
11 3 (1.73%) S/MIME
11 3 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.73%) Internet
12 2 (1.16%) OSPF
12 2 (1.16%) BGP
12 2 (1.16%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (1.16%) Wireless
13 1 (0.58%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.76%) MySQL
2 21 (12.14%) Big Data
3 20 (11.56%) Hadoop
4 15 (8.67%) Apache Accumulo
5 10 (5.78%) SQL Server
5 10 (5.78%) SQLite
6 9 (5.20%) Oracle Database
7 8 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.89%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.31%) DB2
9 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.73%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.58%) QlikView
11 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (9.83%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.78%) Ant
3 9 (5.20%) Eclipse
3 9 (5.20%) Maven
4 2 (1.16%) Subversion
General
1 70 (40.46%) Finance
2 5 (2.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.31%) Banking
4 2 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Electronics
5 1 (0.58%) Legal
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (28.32%) Developer
2 28 (16.18%) Analyst
3 21 (12.14%) Architect
3 21 (12.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (12.14%) Java Developer
4 16 (9.25%) Server Engineer
4 16 (9.25%) PHP Developer
5 15 (8.67%) Network Analyst
6 11 (6.36%) Data Architect
7 10 (5.78%) Android Developer
8 9 (5.20%) Consultant
8 9 (5.20%) Security Manager
8 9 (5.20%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (4.62%) Information Manager
9 8 (4.62%) Information Security Manager
10 6 (3.47%) Senior Web Developer
10 6 (3.47%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (3.47%) Senior PHP Web Developer
10 6 (3.47%) PHP Web Developer
10 6 (3.47%) Senior Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.81%) HTML
1 36 (20.81%) CSS
2 26 (15.03%) SOAP
3 23 (13.29%) jQuery
3 23 (13.29%) REST
4 21 (12.14%) Spring
5 17 (9.83%) Web Services
6 16 (9.25%) XML
6 16 (9.25%) WSDL
7 15 (8.67%) .NET
7 15 (8.67%) HTML5
8 14 (8.09%) CSS3
8 14 (8.09%) Kafka
8 14 (8.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (8.09%) LAMP
8 14 (8.09%) XHTML
9 11 (6.36%) JDBC
9 11 (6.36%) Swing
9 11 (6.36%) XSD
10 10 (5.78%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.98%) Open Source
2 16 (9.25%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.78%) Social Media
4 7 (4.05%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.89%) CLARiiON
6 4 (2.31%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.73%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.16%) PKI
9 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.58%) Statistics
9 1 (0.58%) CESG
9 1 (0.58%) EMV
9 1 (0.58%) NHS
9 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.58%) DTV
9 1 (0.58%) iPad
9 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 82 (47.40%) Windows
2 26 (15.03%) UNIX
3 15 (8.67%) Linux
4 14 (8.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (6.94%) AIX
6 10 (5.78%) Android
6 10 (5.78%) Apple iOS
6 10 (5.78%) Windows Phone
7 9 (5.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (5.20%) MVS
8 6 (3.47%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.31%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.16%) CentOS
11 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.58%) SUSE
11 1 (0.58%) Debian
11 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.70%) ITIL
2 32 (18.50%) Project Management
3 29 (16.76%) Change Management
4 28 (16.18%) Kalman Filter
5 23 (13.29%) Software Engineering
6 22 (12.72%) PRINCE2
7 20 (11.56%) MVC
8 19 (10.98%) Data Protection
9 17 (9.83%) OOP
10 16 (9.25%) Information Security
11 15 (8.67%) Network Load Balancing
12 14 (8.09%) Scrum
12 14 (8.09%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (8.09%) UML
13 13 (7.51%) Change Control
14 10 (5.78%) Data Architecture
14 10 (5.78%) Android Development
14 10 (5.78%) Unit Testing
14 10 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (5.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (21.97%) SQL
2 37 (21.39%) Java
3 36 (20.81%) JavaScript
4 17 (9.83%) PHP
5 14 (8.09%) PHP5
6 7 (4.05%) Python
7 3 (1.73%) ABAP
7 3 (1.73%) C++
7 3 (1.73%) C
8 2 (1.16%) Perl
8 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.58%) C#
9 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (12.72%) ITIL Certification
2 21 (12.14%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (8.67%) CCNP
4 14 (8.09%) Degree
5 13 (7.51%) Security Cleared
6 12 (6.94%) CCNA
7 11 (6.36%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.31%) CISSP
9 2 (1.16%) PCI QSA
9 2 (1.16%) SSCP
10 1 (0.58%) GCIA
10 1 (0.58%) PMP
10 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (27.75%) PCI DSS
2 38 (21.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (4.05%) COBIT
4 7 (4.05%) COSO
5 6 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 4 (2.31%) Data Quality
6 4 (2.31%) SLA
7 1 (0.58%) QA
7 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.58%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 64 (36.99%) Active Directory
2 22 (12.72%) ISA Server
2 22 (12.72%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (9.25%) KVM
4 3 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.73%) Apache Flume
5 2 (1.16%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.58%) Snort
6 1 (0.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (21.97%) SCCM
2 22 (12.72%) ARCserve
3 15 (8.67%) SCSM
4 3 (1.73%) Puppet
4 3 (1.73%) Ambari
Vendors
1 36 (20.81%) Websense
2 35 (20.23%) Cisco
3 34 (19.65%) F5
4 32 (18.50%) Juniper
5 30 (17.34%) Oracle
6 28 (16.18%) ServiceNow
7 26 (15.03%) Microsoft
8 21 (12.14%) CheckPoint
8 21 (12.14%) McAfee
9 12 (6.94%) JBoss
10 7 (4.05%) Sourcefire
11 6 (3.47%) IBM
11 6 (3.47%) Nokia
12 5 (2.89%) EMC
13 4 (2.31%) SAP
13 4 (2.31%) VMware
14 3 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
15 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.16%) Citrix
15 2 (1.16%) Cognos
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liss, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 12 days ago
Reigate
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago