Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Data Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Security over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 115 103
Rank change year-on-year +36 -12 +45
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 16 5 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.45% 0.31% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 0.34% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 31
Bedfordshire median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.16% -9.52% -8.70%
10th Percentile £44,000 £46,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £60,875 £59,750 £56,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £61,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -22.13% +22.00% +11.11%

Data Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 983 1489 1765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.88% 92.71% 90.01%
Number of salaries quoted 821 1301 1558
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £78,750 £72,725
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Data Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Bedfordshire

Data Security
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Security in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Data Security in Bedfordshire

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in Bedfordshire

Data Security
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable -13 10 £55,000 -8.33%
Luton +14 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Bedford - 1 £50,000 -
Data Security
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 16 (100.00%) Unix
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 14 (87.50%) Citrix
3 12 (75.00%) Windows
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 11 (68.75%) VMware
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) Firewall
5 9 (56.25%) Finance
5 9 (56.25%) Solaris
5 9 (56.25%) Linux
5 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (43.75%) Application Virtualisation
6 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
6 7 (43.75%) Banking
7 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
7 5 (31.25%) Presales
7 5 (31.25%) Task Automation
8 4 (25.00%) DevOps
8 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (18.75%) Degree
10 2 (12.50%) F5
10 2 (12.50%) REST
10 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
10 2 (12.50%) GitHub
10 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
10 2 (12.50%) Android Development
10 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
10 2 (12.50%) Ansible

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) GitHub
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
2 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Architect
2 10 (62.50%) Technical Architect
3 9 (56.25%) Unix Architect
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Architect
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Administrator
6 2 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Security Technical Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix Technical Architect
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Solaris Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (12.50%) iSeries
1 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Unix
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Android
4 2 (12.50%) CentOS
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Application Virtualisation
2 5 (31.25%) Presales
2 5 (31.25%) Task Automation
2 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Android Development
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) Ruby
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Citrix
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) Clearswift
4 2 (12.50%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) Nokia