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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 210 196 186
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 10 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.42% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 16
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £38,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £58,750 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,548 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -
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
4833 4295 4258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.10% 79.83% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3963 3575 3593
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 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 6 July 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
Staffordshire +12 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Birmingham -8 3 £21,000 -55.55% 3
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Shropshire - 1 £34,000 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (27.78%) People Management
6 4 (22.22%) CISSP
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (16.67%) Workflow
7 3 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 2 (11.11%) Line Management
8 2 (11.11%) Database Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.11%) DTS
6 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Military
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) DBA
2 3 (16.67%) Database Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Junior DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Report Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Cryptography
2 2 (11.11%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.56%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (27.78%) People Management
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 3 (16.67%) Workflow
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (11.11%) IT Governance
3 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Database Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) SIEM
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VBScript
3 2 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CISSP
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) CISA
3 2 (11.11%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) ACCA
4 1 (5.56%) CRISC
4 1 (5.56%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) Qualys
Birmingham City Centre
London Midland
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 includes free & heavily discounted rail travel, final salary pension and flexible benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago