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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 216 224 206
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 23 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.23% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 15
Median salary £58,750 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.76% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £21,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £34,750 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,673 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.48% -2.94%
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
5250 5166 4432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.05% 87.20% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4098 4200 3675
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Birmingham +8 21 £60,000 +185.71% 1
Staffordshire -2 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 24 (64.86%) Information Security
2 20 (54.05%) CISA
2 20 (54.05%) CISM
2 20 (54.05%) Risk Management
2 20 (54.05%) Cryptography
2 20 (54.05%) IT Governance
2 20 (54.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (54.05%) ITIL
2 20 (54.05%) CISSP
2 20 (54.05%) ITIL Certification
2 20 (54.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (45.95%) PCI DSS
4 13 (35.14%) Data Centre
5 12 (32.43%) IT Audit
6 9 (24.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (21.62%) Information Assurance
7 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (18.92%) Degree
8 7 (18.92%) Waterfall
9 6 (16.22%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
10 4 (10.81%) EDI
10 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
11 3 (8.11%) VMware
11 3 (8.11%) Windows
11 3 (8.11%) CRM
11 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
12 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
12 2 (5.41%) Citrix
12 2 (5.41%) DNS

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 1 (2.70%) IIS
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) DHCP
2 2 (5.41%) DNS
2 2 (5.41%) LAN
2 2 (5.41%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.70%) NAS
3 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Selenium
1 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Compliance Manager
1 12 (32.43%) Security Manager
2 8 (21.62%) Compliance Officer
2 8 (21.62%) Information Officer
2 8 (21.62%) Information Security Compliance Officer
2 8 (21.62%) Information Security Officer
2 8 (21.62%) Security Compliance Officer
2 8 (21.62%) Security Officer
3 4 (10.81%) Development Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Software Development Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Software Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Head of Development
4 3 (8.11%) Head of Software Development
4 3 (8.11%) IT Support
4 3 (8.11%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Developer
6 1 (2.70%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) EDI
2 1 (2.70%) Ajax
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) CSS3
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) HTML5
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Cryptography
2 13 (35.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Information Security
2 20 (54.05%) Continuous Improvement
2 20 (54.05%) IT Governance
2 20 (54.05%) ITIL
2 20 (54.05%) Risk Management
3 12 (32.43%) IT Audit
4 9 (24.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.62%) Information Assurance
6 7 (18.92%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.11%) CRM
8 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.70%) MVC
8 1 (2.70%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Scrum
8 1 (2.70%) SOA
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Java
1 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) CISA
1 20 (54.05%) CISM
1 20 (54.05%) CISSP
1 20 (54.05%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (18.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (54.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (45.95%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Kronos
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago