The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 209 200 218
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 28 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.30% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 14
Median salary £35,000 £44,487 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.32% +1.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £62,500 £47,350
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5034 4623 4751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.10% 86.70% 84.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3957 3834 3998
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £69,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Data Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Security
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Security Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Security
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Data Security Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Security
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +4 11 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Birmingham -16 11 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Coventry - 4 £37,500 -
Dudley - 3 £40,000 -
Stourbridge - 3 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Solihull +13 1 - -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Data Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 31 (59.62%) ITIL
2 27 (51.92%) Information Security
3 26 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 25 (48.08%) Risk Management
5 22 (42.31%) Cryptography
5 22 (42.31%) IT Governance
5 22 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (42.31%) CISSP
5 22 (42.31%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (42.31%) CISA
5 22 (42.31%) CISM
6 19 (36.54%) PCI DSS
7 17 (32.69%) VLAN
7 17 (32.69%) Firewall
7 17 (32.69%) LAN
7 17 (32.69%) WAN
7 17 (32.69%) VPN
8 16 (30.77%) TCP/IP
9 15 (28.85%) DNS
9 15 (28.85%) DHCP
10 13 (25.00%) SSL
10 13 (25.00%) HP
11 12 (23.08%) Windows
11 12 (23.08%) Data Centre
11 12 (23.08%) IT Audit
12 11 (21.15%) VMware
12 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
13 10 (19.23%) IIS
13 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
13 10 (19.23%) Information Assurance

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.23%) IIS
2 9 (17.31%) Apache
2 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.69%) Firewall
1 17 (32.69%) LAN
1 17 (32.69%) VLAN
1 17 (32.69%) VPN
1 17 (32.69%) WAN
2 16 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 15 (28.85%) DHCP
3 15 (28.85%) DNS
4 13 (25.00%) SSL
5 9 (17.31%) HTTP
5 9 (17.31%) ICMP
5 9 (17.31%) Network Security
5 9 (17.31%) SAN
5 9 (17.31%) SMTP
5 9 (17.31%) Telnet
6 8 (15.38%) VoIP
7 7 (13.46%) MPLS
8 4 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (7.69%) DSL
8 4 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Selenium
1 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Compliance Manager
1 12 (23.08%) Security Manager
2 10 (19.23%) Compliance Officer
2 10 (19.23%) Information Officer
2 10 (19.23%) Information Security Compliance Officer
2 10 (19.23%) Information Security Officer
2 10 (19.23%) Security Compliance Officer
2 10 (19.23%) Security Officer
3 9 (17.31%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) IT Support
5 4 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) IT Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior IT Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) EDI
2 1 (1.92%) Ajax
2 1 (1.92%) CSS
2 1 (1.92%) CSS3
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) HTML5
2 1 (1.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (42.31%) Cryptography
2 12 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
4 1 (1.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) ITIL
2 27 (51.92%) Information Security
3 26 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 25 (48.08%) Risk Management
5 22 (42.31%) IT Governance
6 12 (23.08%) IT Audit
7 10 (19.23%) Information Assurance
8 9 (17.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.62%) Integration Testing
10 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
11 3 (5.77%) Presales
11 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
11 3 (5.77%) Project Management
11 3 (5.77%) Resource Management
11 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
12 2 (3.85%) CRM
12 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
12 2 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) Java
1 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) CISA
1 22 (42.31%) CISM
1 22 (42.31%) CISSP
1 22 (42.31%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) CCDA
3 2 (3.85%) CCNA
3 2 (3.85%) CCNP
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (36.54%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.85%) SLA
4 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (17.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) HP
2 11 (21.15%) VMware
3 9 (17.31%) Brocade
3 9 (17.31%) EMC
3 9 (17.31%) IBM
3 9 (17.31%) Symantec
3 9 (17.31%) Veeam
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco
5 4 (7.69%) Draytek
5 4 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 4 (7.69%) Huawei
5 4 (7.69%) Meraki
5 4 (7.69%) NETGEAR
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.92%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (1.92%) Kronos
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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