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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 204 177 188
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 7 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.17% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 12
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £54,000 £58,750
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4079 3599 3748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.07% 80.99% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3418 2943 3158
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Birmingham -6 2 £33,000 -5.71% 3
Coventry - 2 £58,750 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (39.13%) Service Delivery
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 6 (26.09%) CISSP
3 6 (26.09%) Security Management
3 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) Legal
3 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (21.74%) Information Security
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (17.39%) ETL
5 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) PCI QSA
5 4 (17.39%) SIEM
5 4 (17.39%) CRISC
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
6 3 (13.04%) Change Control
6 3 (13.04%) People Management
6 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2000

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (8.70%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
1 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) Base SAS
3 2 (8.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
1 6 (26.09%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) International Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Military
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) DBA
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server DBA
1 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
1 3 (13.04%) Head of Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) ETL Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Data Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Operations Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Head of IT
3 1 (4.35%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Risk Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) AS400
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Service Delivery
2 6 (26.09%) Security Management
3 5 (21.74%) Information Security
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) ETL
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (17.39%) SIEM
5 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) People Management
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) CISSP
2 4 (17.39%) PCI QSA
2 4 (17.39%) CRISC
3 2 (8.70%) CISA
4 1 (4.35%) CISM
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
2 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.35%) FATCA
3 1 (4.35%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (4.35%) AIFMD
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Sage
2 2 (8.70%) Remedy
Birmingham
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Car + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Car / Allowance
Posted: 19 days ago