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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 207 201 219
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 25 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 17
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £48,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.74%
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
4866 4412 4898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.76% 85.87% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3772 3706 4310
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 4 December 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 4 December 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 0 13 £44,000 +6.66% 2
Shropshire -4 6 £27,000 -15.62%
Coventry +2 4 £37,500 -18.47%
Staffordshire -10 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Dudley - 1 £40,000 -
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 34 (61.82%) ITIL
2 29 (52.73%) Information Security
3 27 (49.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (47.27%) Risk Management
5 25 (45.45%) IT Governance
6 23 (41.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (41.82%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 23 (41.82%) CISA
6 23 (41.82%) CISM
6 23 (41.82%) Cryptography
6 23 (41.82%) CISSP
6 23 (41.82%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (36.36%) PCI DSS
8 17 (30.91%) VLAN
8 17 (30.91%) VPN
8 17 (30.91%) Firewall
9 15 (27.27%) WAN
9 15 (27.27%) LAN
10 14 (25.45%) IT Audit
10 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
11 13 (23.64%) DHCP
11 13 (23.64%) DNS
11 13 (23.64%) SSL
11 13 (23.64%) HP
11 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
11 13 (23.64%) Service Delivery
12 12 (21.82%) Windows
13 9 (16.36%) Linux
13 9 (16.36%) Apache
13 9 (16.36%) SQL Server

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 9 (16.36%) Apache
1 9 (16.36%) IIS
1 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) assyst
1 7 (12.73%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.91%) Firewall
1 17 (30.91%) VLAN
1 17 (30.91%) VPN
2 15 (27.27%) LAN
2 15 (27.27%) WAN
3 13 (23.64%) DHCP
3 13 (23.64%) DNS
3 13 (23.64%) SSL
3 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
4 9 (16.36%) HTTP
4 9 (16.36%) ICMP
4 9 (16.36%) Network Security
4 9 (16.36%) SAN
4 9 (16.36%) SMTP
4 9 (16.36%) Telnet
5 8 (14.55%) VoIP
6 7 (12.73%) MPLS
7 4 (7.27%) DSL
7 4 (7.27%) Intranet
7 4 (7.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) Selenium
2 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.45%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Security Officer
2 14 (25.45%) Information Officer
2 14 (25.45%) Information Security Officer
3 9 (16.36%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (16.36%) Compliance Officer
3 9 (16.36%) Information Security Compliance Officer
3 9 (16.36%) Security Compliance Officer
4 8 (14.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Support Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Compliance Manager
5 7 (12.73%) Security Manager
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (7.27%) ASP Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C# Web Developer
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.27%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.27%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) HTML
2 6 (10.91%) .NET
3 5 (9.09%) Ajax
3 5 (9.09%) CSS
3 5 (9.09%) HTML5
3 5 (9.09%) jQuery
4 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.27%) SOAP
4 4 (7.27%) Web Services
4 4 (7.27%) XML
5 1 (1.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.82%) Cryptography
2 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
3 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
4 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (12.73%) CESG
4 7 (12.73%) Freedom of Information
4 7 (12.73%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (7.27%) e-Learning
5 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
5 4 (7.27%) W3C
6 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.64%) FMCG
7 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) Linux
3 4 (7.27%) Android
3 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) ITIL
2 29 (52.73%) Information Security
3 27 (49.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (47.27%) Risk Management
5 25 (45.45%) IT Governance
6 23 (41.82%) Continuous Improvement Process
7 14 (25.45%) IT Audit
8 13 (23.64%) Service Delivery
9 9 (16.36%) Change Management
9 9 (16.36%) Information Assurance
9 9 (16.36%) Problem Management
10 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
10 7 (12.73%) Data Protection
10 7 (12.73%) Incident Management
10 7 (12.73%) ITIL V3
10 7 (12.73%) Project Management
10 7 (12.73%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (12.73%) Service Management
10 7 (12.73%) SIEM
11 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.27%) C#
3 4 (7.27%) PHP
4 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (41.82%) CISA
1 23 (41.82%) CISM
1 23 (41.82%) CISSP
1 23 (41.82%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
2 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) CCDA
3 2 (3.64%) CCNA
3 2 (3.64%) CCNP
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (41.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 8 (14.55%) QA
4 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
1 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (16.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) HP
2 9 (16.36%) Brocade
2 9 (16.36%) EMC
2 9 (16.36%) IBM
2 9 (16.36%) Symantec
2 9 (16.36%) Veeam
2 9 (16.36%) VMware
3 7 (12.73%) Cisco
4 4 (7.27%) Draytek
4 4 (7.27%) Fortinet
4 4 (7.27%) Huawei
4 4 (7.27%) Meraki
4 4 (7.27%) NETGEAR
5 2 (3.64%) Citrix
6 1 (1.82%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (1.82%) Kronos
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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