The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 212 199 225
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 24 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.46% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.57% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 9
Average salary £38,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,150 £52,500
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5041 4401 4420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.45% 81.74% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 3715 3901
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 West

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Security
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Data Security Salary Trend in the South West

Data Security
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Data Security Salary Histogram in the South West

Data Security
Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
(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
Bristol -2 11 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Wiltshire -4 10 £38,000 +8.57%
Dorset - 2 £55,000 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Finance
3 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (17.50%) Project Management
5 7 (17.50%) Linux
5 7 (17.50%) ITIL
5 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (17.50%) C#
5 7 (17.50%) Banking
5 7 (17.50%) Degree
5 7 (17.50%) QA
5 7 (17.50%) Data Governance
6 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (15.00%) Metadata Management
6 6 (15.00%) LINQ
6 6 (15.00%) PCI DSS
6 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (15.00%) Ubuntu
6 6 (15.00%) Data Management
6 6 (15.00%) PHP
6 6 (15.00%) VPN
6 6 (15.00%) Python
7 5 (12.50%) CISSP
7 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.50%) Mobile Computing
7 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.50%) Coaching
7 5 (12.50%) Open Source
8 4 (10.00%) SIEM

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) VPN
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (7.50%) Data Mining
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) JDeveloper
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Security Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Data Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Systems Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Middleware Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Risk Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Governance Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Siebel Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Siebel Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Security Risk Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Information Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) LINQ
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (10.00%) Middleware
3 3 (7.50%) XML
3 3 (7.50%) .NET
3 3 (7.50%) XSLT
4 2 (5.00%) WSDL
4 2 (5.00%) HTML
4 2 (5.00%) XSD
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 2 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) jQuery
5 1 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Mobile Computing
2 5 (12.50%) Open Source
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) VLE
4 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Linux
3 6 (15.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Debian
4 1 (2.50%) CentOS
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (17.50%) Project Management
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Data Governance
3 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (15.00%) Metadata Management
3 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (15.00%) Data Management
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (12.50%) Coaching
5 4 (10.00%) SIEM
5 4 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) System Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (10.00%) Validation
5 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) C#
2 6 (15.00%) PHP
2 6 (15.00%) Python
3 3 (7.50%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) XPath
5 1 (2.50%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VBA
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) CISSP
3 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.00%) CHFI
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.00%) MCSA
3 4 (10.00%) SSCP
3 4 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (2.50%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
2 6 (15.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.00%) Siebel
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Perforce
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Informatica
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) Telerik
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Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: car allowance + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago