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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 381 367 342
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -25
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 56 70 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.31% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.39% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 46 61 72
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £61,000 £62,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
17062 18001 16847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.67% 80.32% 78.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13602 14178 13742
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
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 £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 26 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 26 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 -13 15 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 11 £42,500 +3.65% 2
Surrey +5 9 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Hampshire -2 8 £55,000 +83.33%
Kent - 6 £53,750 -
Oxfordshire +13 4 £43,750 -17.45%
West Sussex -1 3 £32,500 -31.57% 2
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 40 (34.19%) SQL
2 31 (26.50%) Finance
2 31 (26.50%) PCI DSS
3 30 (25.64%) Microsoft
4 29 (24.79%) Firewall
5 28 (23.93%) Active Directory
5 28 (23.93%) Network Security
6 25 (21.37%) Windows
7 24 (20.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 24 (20.51%) Git (software)
8 22 (18.80%) Information Security
9 21 (17.95%) MS Office
10 20 (17.09%) HTML
10 20 (17.09%) JavaScript
10 20 (17.09%) CSS
11 19 (16.24%) PHP
11 19 (16.24%) MySQL
11 19 (16.24%) OOP
11 19 (16.24%) Cisco
11 19 (16.24%) Change Management
11 19 (16.24%) SCCM
12 18 (15.38%) CISSP
12 18 (15.38%) Project Management
12 18 (15.38%) VMware
12 18 (15.38%) jQuery
12 18 (15.38%) HTML5
12 18 (15.38%) CSS3
13 17 (14.53%) LAMP
13 17 (14.53%) ServiceNow
14 16 (13.68%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 15 (12.82%) MS Exchange
1 15 (12.82%) CMS
2 9 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (7.69%) IIS
3 3 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.56%) Mule
3 3 (2.56%) Confluence
4 2 (1.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (17.95%) MS Office
2 15 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.55%) MS Visio
4 6 (5.13%) Solid Edge
5 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (24.79%) Firewall
2 28 (23.93%) Network Security
3 14 (11.97%) SSL
4 13 (11.11%) VoIP
4 13 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (10.26%) Wireless
6 10 (8.55%) DNS
6 10 (8.55%) DHCP
7 9 (7.69%) WAN
7 9 (7.69%) LAN
8 8 (6.84%) VPN
9 7 (5.98%) IPsec
9 7 (5.98%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (5.98%) OSPF
9 7 (5.98%) BGP
9 7 (5.98%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (5.13%) Internet
10 6 (5.13%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.56%) S/MIME
12 1 (0.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.24%) MySQL
2 16 (13.68%) SQL Server
3 14 (11.97%) Big Data
4 9 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.13%) MS Access
6 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.56%) Apache Accumulo
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.56%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.71%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.56%) Maven
4 3 (2.56%) JIRA
5 2 (1.71%) Subversion
5 2 (1.71%) Bitbucket
General
1 31 (26.50%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Legal
3 8 (6.84%) Advertising
3 8 (6.84%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.13%) Retail
5 3 (2.56%) Marketing
6 2 (1.71%) Back Office
6 2 (1.71%) Automotive
6 2 (1.71%) Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (21.37%) Developer
2 15 (12.82%) PHP Developer
3 12 (10.26%) Analyst
3 12 (10.26%) Architect
4 9 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 9 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 8 (6.84%) Consultant
6 6 (5.13%) Data Architect
6 6 (5.13%) Server Support
6 6 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (5.13%) Security Consultant
6 6 (5.13%) Security Analyst
6 6 (5.13%) Server Engineer
7 4 (3.42%) Security Officer
7 4 (3.42%) IT Security Consultant
7 4 (3.42%) IT Consultant
7 4 (3.42%) Compliance Analyst
8 3 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.56%) Programme Manager
8 3 (2.56%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.09%) HTML
1 20 (17.09%) CSS
2 18 (15.38%) jQuery
2 18 (15.38%) HTML5
2 18 (15.38%) CSS3
3 17 (14.53%) LAMP
4 15 (12.82%) XHTML
4 15 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (7.69%) .NET
6 8 (6.84%) XML
7 7 (5.98%) Web Services
8 6 (5.13%) RESTful
9 5 (4.27%) EDI
9 5 (4.27%) Regular Expression
9 5 (4.27%) REST
10 4 (3.42%) SOAP
11 3 (2.56%) XSD
11 3 (2.56%) JDBC
11 3 (2.56%) WSDL
11 3 (2.56%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.69%) CLARiiON
3 8 (6.84%) Cryptography
3 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.98%) PKI
5 6 (5.13%) CCTV
5 6 (5.13%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.42%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.56%) Open Source
7 3 (2.56%) Streaming Media
7 3 (2.56%) PMI
8 2 (1.71%) Clustering
8 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.71%) User Experience
9 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.85%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.37%) Windows
2 9 (7.69%) Linux
3 4 (3.42%) Android
3 4 (3.42%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.80%) Information Security
2 19 (16.24%) Change Management
2 19 (16.24%) OOP
3 18 (15.38%) Project Management
4 16 (13.68%) Kalman Filter
5 15 (12.82%) MVC
6 14 (11.97%) ITIL
7 13 (11.11%) Security Management
8 12 (10.26%) OO
8 12 (10.26%) Data Protection
9 10 (8.55%) CRM
9 10 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (8.55%) SIEM
10 9 (7.69%) Software Licensing
10 9 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (6.84%) Business Continuity
11 8 (6.84%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.98%) ERP
12 7 (5.98%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (34.19%) SQL
2 20 (17.09%) JavaScript
3 19 (16.24%) PHP
4 15 (12.82%) PHP5
5 5 (4.27%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.42%) Lua
6 4 (3.42%) C#
6 4 (3.42%) Java
7 2 (1.71%) C++
8 1 (0.85%) C
8 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (15.38%) CISSP
2 13 (11.11%) CISM
3 10 (8.55%) Degree
4 9 (7.69%) CISA
4 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (7.69%) MCSE
5 8 (6.84%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (6.84%) CCNA
6 6 (5.13%) CCSP
6 6 (5.13%) CCNP
6 6 (5.13%) JNCIA
7 5 (4.27%) MCDBA
7 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
7 5 (4.27%) DV Cleared
7 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.56%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.56%) ISEB
10 2 (1.71%) CEH
10 2 (1.71%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (26.50%) PCI DSS
2 24 (20.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (4.27%) Data Quality
5 4 (3.42%) ISO 9001
6 3 (2.56%) BS7799
7 2 (1.71%) COBIT
7 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.85%) QA
8 1 (0.85%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 28 (23.93%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.55%) ISA Server
3 10 (8.55%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (16.24%) SCCM
2 9 (7.69%) ARCserve
3 3 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 30 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.24%) Cisco
3 18 (15.38%) VMware
4 17 (14.53%) ServiceNow
5 15 (12.82%) IBM
6 13 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 12 (10.26%) Juniper
8 11 (9.40%) McAfee
8 11 (9.40%) Websense
9 10 (8.55%) F5
10 9 (7.69%) EMC
11 8 (6.84%) SolarWinds
12 7 (5.98%) Citrix
12 7 (5.98%) Avaya
13 6 (5.13%) Oracle
13 6 (5.13%) SolidWorks
14 5 (4.27%) Business Objects
15 4 (3.42%) Epicor
15 4 (3.42%) Splunk
16 3 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
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