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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 383 350 320
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -30
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 52 60 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.30% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.38% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 44 46 93
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £43,670
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £56,250 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +12.50%
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
16799 15977 17115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.99% 80.26% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13572 12611 14606
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 £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 -25 19 £50,000 +11.11%
Hampshire -5 17 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Surrey -3 10 £73,750 +63.88% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 2 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Oxfordshire -4 2 £52,500 -6.66% 1
Sussex - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 40 (37.38%) SQL
2 34 (31.78%) Finance
3 32 (29.91%) PCI DSS
4 30 (28.04%) Git (software)
4 30 (28.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 29 (27.10%) Windows
5 29 (27.10%) Active Directory
6 28 (26.17%) Network Security
7 24 (22.43%) Firewall
8 23 (21.50%) Cisco
8 23 (21.50%) CSS
8 23 (21.50%) JavaScript
8 23 (21.50%) HTML
8 23 (21.50%) LAMP
9 22 (20.56%) OOP
9 22 (20.56%) Change Management
9 22 (20.56%) ServiceNow
10 21 (19.63%) Project Management
10 21 (19.63%) PHP
10 21 (19.63%) MySQL
10 21 (19.63%) Information Security
11 20 (18.69%) CMS
11 20 (18.69%) MVC
11 20 (18.69%) PHP5
11 20 (18.69%) jQuery
11 20 (18.69%) XHTML
11 20 (18.69%) IBM
11 20 (18.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (18.69%) HTML5
11 20 (18.69%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (18.69%) CMS
2 11 (10.28%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.28%) IIS
3 9 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.80%) Mule
4 3 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.80%) Node.js
4 3 (2.80%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (14.02%) MS Office
2 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
3 10 (9.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.87%) Solid Edge
4 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.17%) Network Security
2 24 (22.43%) Firewall
3 14 (13.08%) DNS
3 14 (13.08%) SSL
3 14 (13.08%) DHCP
3 14 (13.08%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (11.21%) VoIP
5 11 (10.28%) VPN
6 10 (9.35%) IPsec
6 10 (9.35%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (9.35%) OSPF
6 10 (9.35%) BGP
6 10 (9.35%) LAN
6 10 (9.35%) WAN
6 10 (9.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (8.41%) Wireless
8 5 (4.67%) Internet
9 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.80%) S/MIME
11 1 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.63%) MySQL
2 14 (13.08%) Big Data
3 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.74%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.80%) Apache Accumulo
7 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.87%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.87%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 30 (28.04%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.61%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.80%) Maven
4 3 (2.80%) Subversion
4 3 (2.80%) JIRA
4 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (31.78%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.61%) Legal
3 6 (5.61%) Advertising
4 3 (2.80%) Retail
5 2 (1.87%) Marketing
5 2 (1.87%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (26.17%) Developer
2 20 (18.69%) PHP Developer
3 11 (10.28%) Analyst
4 10 (9.35%) Network Engineer
5 9 (8.41%) Architect
6 6 (5.61%) Server Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Consultant
6 6 (5.61%) Server Support
6 6 (5.61%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (4.67%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Security Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Security Manager
7 5 (4.67%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (4.67%) IT Architect
8 4 (3.74%) Compliance Analyst
8 4 (3.74%) Information Manager
8 4 (3.74%) Information Security Manager
8 4 (3.74%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 4 (3.74%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.50%) CSS
1 23 (21.50%) HTML
1 23 (21.50%) LAMP
2 20 (18.69%) jQuery
2 20 (18.69%) XHTML
2 20 (18.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 20 (18.69%) HTML5
2 20 (18.69%) CSS3
3 9 (8.41%) XML
4 8 (7.48%) .NET
5 7 (6.54%) Web Services
6 5 (4.67%) Regular Expression
6 5 (4.67%) REST
7 4 (3.74%) SOAP
8 3 (2.80%) JDBC
8 3 (2.80%) XSD
8 3 (2.80%) WSDL
8 3 (2.80%) EDI
8 3 (2.80%) Lucene
8 3 (2.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.41%) CLARiiON
3 4 (3.74%) Internet of Things
3 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.74%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.80%) PMI
4 3 (2.80%) PKI
4 3 (2.80%) User Experience
4 3 (2.80%) Open Source
5 2 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.87%) CCTV
5 2 (1.87%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.87%) Clustering
5 2 (1.87%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.93%) EMV
6 1 (0.93%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.93%) EFT
6 1 (0.93%) EFTPOS
6 1 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.10%) Windows
2 8 (7.48%) UNIX
3 6 (5.61%) Linux
4 4 (3.74%) Android
5 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.56%) OOP
1 22 (20.56%) Change Management
2 21 (19.63%) Project Management
2 21 (19.63%) Information Security
3 20 (18.69%) MVC
4 14 (13.08%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (12.15%) OO
5 13 (12.15%) ITIL
6 11 (10.28%) Data Protection
6 11 (10.28%) Risk Management
7 10 (9.35%) Network Management
7 10 (9.35%) SIEM
8 9 (8.41%) Change Control
8 9 (8.41%) Security Management
8 9 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (7.48%) Business Continuity
9 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2
9 8 (7.48%) CRM
10 6 (5.61%) Data Modelling
11 5 (4.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 40 (37.38%) SQL
2 23 (21.50%) JavaScript
3 21 (19.63%) PHP
4 20 (18.69%) PHP5
5 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.74%) Lua
5 4 (3.74%) Java
6 2 (1.87%) C#
6 2 (1.87%) C++
7 1 (0.93%) C
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) CISSP
1 10 (9.35%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (9.35%) CCNA
2 9 (8.41%) CCSP
2 9 (8.41%) CCNP
2 9 (8.41%) JNCIA
3 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.74%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.74%) Degree
3 4 (3.74%) MCSE
3 4 (3.74%) MCDBA
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.74%) CISA
3 4 (3.74%) CISM
4 3 (2.80%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.80%) ISEB
5 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (29.91%) PCI DSS
2 30 (28.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (6.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (4.67%) COBIT
5 4 (3.74%) COSO
6 2 (1.87%) QA
6 2 (1.87%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.87%) BS7799
7 1 (0.93%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.93%) GPG13
System Software
1 29 (27.10%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.08%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (9.35%) ISA Server
4 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (15.89%) SCCM
2 11 (10.28%) ARCserve
3 3 (2.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.93%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (21.50%) Cisco
2 22 (20.56%) ServiceNow
3 20 (18.69%) IBM
4 18 (16.82%) Juniper
5 17 (15.89%) Microsoft
6 15 (14.02%) CheckPoint
7 14 (13.08%) Websense
8 13 (12.15%) F5
9 11 (10.28%) SolarWinds
10 10 (9.35%) McAfee
10 10 (9.35%) Avaya
11 9 (8.41%) EMC
12 8 (7.48%) VMware
13 6 (5.61%) Oracle
14 5 (4.67%) Citrix
15 3 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (2.80%) Nokia
16 2 (1.87%) Sourcefire
16 2 (1.87%) SolidWorks
16 2 (1.87%) Business Objects
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £43000 - £58000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago