Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 233 322
Rank change year-on-year -10 +89 -24
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 13 70 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.21% 0.81% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.92% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 58 14
Berkshire median annual salary £53,000 £50,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.95% -12.93% +22.11%
10th Percentile £33,500 £23,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £81,500 £78,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -1.10%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5441 7589 9617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.39% 88.34% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4243 5790 7502
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,982
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Berkshire

Data Security
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Data Security in Berkshire

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in Berkshire

Data Security
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Reading +13 6 £63,750 +82.14% 2
Maidenhead +16 1 £85,000 +38.78%
Slough -4 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Newbury -25 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Data Security
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Legal
4 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 3 (23.08%) Business Development
4 3 (23.08%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) SMTP
5 2 (15.38%) HTTP
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) CISSP

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
1 2 (15.38%) SMTP
2 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Lead Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Junior DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Junior IT Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Nightwatchjs
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) FMCG
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
1 1 (7.69%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Information Security
1 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
1 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
3 3 (23.08%) Business Development
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Scala
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) LXC
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) VMware