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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 191 192 181
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 17 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.36% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 14
Average salary £47,000 £41,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.25% +5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
4533 3872 3598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.76% 77.75% 75.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3968 3227 3139
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
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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 -2 9 £40,250 -7.47%
West Bromwich +10 3 £42,500 -
Coventry -10 2 £57,500 +19.79%
Shropshire - 2 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 20 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
1 20 (55.56%) Finance
2 13 (36.11%) CRM
3 11 (30.56%) Oracle
3 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (30.56%) Project Management
4 10 (27.78%) Change Control
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (22.22%) Data Integration
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 8 (22.22%) Data Management
5 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 7 (19.44%) Migration
6 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
6 7 (19.44%) ETL
6 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
6 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (16.67%) Business Transformation
8 5 (13.89%) Security Management
8 5 (13.89%) AS400
8 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
8 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) SAS
8 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.89%) SQL
8 5 (13.89%) Kimball Methodology

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 5 (13.89%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (13.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (13.89%) Base SAS
4 5 (13.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.78%) DB2
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Analyst
1 7 (19.44%) Business Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) MI Manager
4 4 (11.11%) DBA
4 4 (11.11%) ETL Developer
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Head of Infrastructure
5 3 (8.33%) Head of IT
6 2 (5.56%) Development Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Data Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) IT Development Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Risk Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 8 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 5 (13.89%) AS400
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Open Source
4 2 (5.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) CRM
2 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (30.56%) Project Management
3 10 (27.78%) Change Control
4 8 (22.22%) Data Management
5 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
5 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
5 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
5 7 (19.44%) ETL
5 7 (19.44%) Migration
5 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.67%) Business Transformation
7 5 (13.89%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (13.89%) Security Management
7 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL
8 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) CRISC
2 2 (5.56%) CISSP
2 2 (5.56%) PCI QSA
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) FATCA
3 1 (2.78%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (2.78%) AIFMD
3 1 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Sage
3 2 (5.56%) Remedy