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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 389 362 331
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -31
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 49 58 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.28% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.34% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 41 51 79
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £55,000 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
16728 16906 16604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.26% 80.53% 77.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13481 13263 13781
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,783
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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Berkshire -23 15 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Hampshire -9 10 £41,250 +16.19%
Surrey -6 8 £65,000 +52.94%
Buckinghamshire +13 5 £42,500 +3.65%
Kent - 5 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £43,750 -
West Sussex -3 1 £32,500 -33.33%
Sussex - 1 - -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 42 (36.84%) SQL
2 34 (29.82%) PCI DSS
3 32 (28.07%) Firewall
3 32 (28.07%) Finance
4 30 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 29 (25.44%) Network Security
6 27 (23.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 26 (22.81%) Windows
7 26 (22.81%) Microsoft
7 26 (22.81%) Git (software)
8 23 (20.18%) Cisco
8 23 (20.18%) Information Security
9 21 (18.42%) Change Management
10 20 (17.54%) Project Management
10 20 (17.54%) ServiceNow
11 19 (16.67%) CheckPoint
11 19 (16.67%) MS Office
11 19 (16.67%) CSS
11 19 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 19 (16.67%) HTML
11 19 (16.67%) LAMP
11 19 (16.67%) SCCM
12 18 (15.79%) OOP
12 18 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (14.91%) PHP
13 17 (14.91%) MySQL
13 17 (14.91%) CISSP
13 17 (14.91%) VMware
14 16 (14.04%) MVC
14 16 (14.04%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 16 (14.04%) CMS
2 13 (11.40%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (7.89%) IIS
3 9 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.63%) Mule
4 3 (2.63%) Node.js
4 3 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (16.67%) MS Office
2 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.77%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.51%) Solid Edge
5 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (28.07%) Firewall
2 29 (25.44%) Network Security
3 18 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (12.28%) LAN
4 14 (12.28%) VoIP
4 14 (12.28%) WAN
4 14 (12.28%) SSL
5 11 (9.65%) VPN
6 10 (8.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (8.77%) DHCP
6 10 (8.77%) DNS
6 10 (8.77%) OSPF
6 10 (8.77%) BGP
6 10 (8.77%) Wireless
6 10 (8.77%) IPsec
6 10 (8.77%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (7.02%) TCP/IP
8 6 (5.26%) Internet
9 3 (2.63%) S/MIME
10 1 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.91%) MySQL
2 16 (14.04%) SQL Server
3 14 (12.28%) Big Data
4 8 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.51%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.51%) MS Access
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.63%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (1.75%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.75%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.88%) QlikView
9 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (22.81%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.63%) Maven
4 3 (2.63%) JIRA
4 3 (2.63%) Subversion
4 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (28.07%) Finance
2 10 (8.77%) Advertising
3 8 (7.02%) Legal
3 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.51%) Retail
5 3 (2.63%) Marketing
6 2 (1.75%) Back Office
6 2 (1.75%) Automotive
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (21.05%) Developer
2 16 (14.04%) PHP Developer
3 13 (11.40%) Architect
4 12 (10.53%) Analyst
4 12 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.14%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.26%) Consultant
6 6 (5.26%) Data Architect
6 6 (5.26%) Server Support
6 6 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (5.26%) Security Analyst
6 6 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Business Architect
7 5 (4.39%) Security Specialist
7 5 (4.39%) IT Architect
8 4 (3.51%) Compliance Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) Security Consultant
8 4 (3.51%) IT Security Specialist
8 4 (3.51%) Security Officer
9 3 (2.63%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.67%) CSS
1 19 (16.67%) HTML
1 19 (16.67%) LAMP
2 16 (14.04%) jQuery
2 16 (14.04%) XHTML
2 16 (14.04%) HTML5
2 16 (14.04%) CSS3
2 16 (14.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (7.89%) XML
4 8 (7.02%) .NET
5 7 (6.14%) Web Services
6 5 (4.39%) EDI
6 5 (4.39%) Regular Expression
6 5 (4.39%) REST
7 4 (3.51%) SOAP
8 3 (2.63%) Lucene
8 3 (2.63%) Spring
8 3 (2.63%) WSDL
8 3 (2.63%) XSD
8 3 (2.63%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.89%) CLARiiON
3 6 (5.26%) PKI
4 5 (4.39%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.51%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.51%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.51%) CCTV
6 3 (2.63%) PMI
6 3 (2.63%) User Experience
6 3 (2.63%) Open Source
7 2 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.75%) Clustering
7 2 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.88%) EMV
8 1 (0.88%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.88%) EFT
8 1 (0.88%) EFTPOS
8 1 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.81%) Windows
2 6 (5.26%) Linux
3 4 (3.51%) Android
4 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.75%) UNIX
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.18%) Information Security
2 21 (18.42%) Change Management
3 20 (17.54%) Project Management
4 18 (15.79%) OOP
5 16 (14.04%) MVC
6 14 (12.28%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (11.40%) OO
8 12 (10.53%) Security Management
9 11 (9.65%) ITIL
9 11 (9.65%) SIEM
10 10 (8.77%) Network Management
10 10 (8.77%) CRM
10 10 (8.77%) Business Continuity
11 9 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (7.89%) Change Control
11 9 (7.89%) Data Protection
12 8 (7.02%) Software Licensing
12 8 (7.02%) PRINCE2
12 8 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (7.02%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (36.84%) SQL
2 19 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.91%) PHP
4 16 (14.04%) PHP5
5 4 (3.51%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.51%) Java
5 4 (3.51%) Lua
6 2 (1.75%) C#
6 2 (1.75%) C++
7 1 (0.88%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.88%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (14.91%) CISSP
2 11 (9.65%) CISM
2 11 (9.65%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (9.65%) CCNA
3 9 (7.89%) JNCIA
3 9 (7.89%) CCSP
3 9 (7.89%) CCNP
4 8 (7.02%) MCSE
4 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.14%) CISA
6 6 (5.26%) Degree
7 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.51%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.51%) MCDBA
8 3 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.63%) ISEB
8 3 (2.63%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.88%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (29.82%) PCI DSS
2 27 (23.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.51%) Data Quality
4 4 (3.51%) ISO 9001
5 3 (2.63%) BS7799
6 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (1.75%) COBIT
6 2 (1.75%) QA
7 1 (0.88%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.88%) GPG13
System Software
1 30 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.77%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (8.77%) ISA Server
3 9 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (16.67%) SCCM
2 9 (7.89%) ARCserve
3 3 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.88%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 23 (20.18%) Cisco
3 20 (17.54%) ServiceNow
4 19 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 17 (14.91%) VMware
6 16 (14.04%) IBM
7 14 (12.28%) Juniper
8 12 (10.53%) Websense
9 11 (9.65%) McAfee
9 11 (9.65%) F5
9 11 (9.65%) SolarWinds
10 10 (8.77%) Avaya
11 9 (7.89%) EMC
12 8 (7.02%) Citrix
13 6 (5.26%) Oracle
14 5 (4.39%) Business Objects
15 4 (3.51%) Splunk
15 4 (3.51%) Epicor
15 4 (3.51%) SolidWorks
16 3 (2.63%) Nokia
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago