The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 85 126
Rank change year-on-year -14 +41  
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 18 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.25% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.42% -24.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £35,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £43,596
% change year-on-year -6.00% +14.68%  

Data Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1267 814 1559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.68% 85.41% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 928 700 1232
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Data Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Cheshire

Data Security
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Data Security in Cheshire

Data Security
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Crewe - 14 £55,000 -
Knutsford - 4 £60,000 - 1
Data Security
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 21 (80.77%) Finance
2 19 (73.08%) Information Security
3 16 (61.54%) Management Information System
3 16 (61.54%) CISSP
4 15 (57.69%) Legal
4 15 (57.69%) Computer Science
5 14 (53.85%) Degree
5 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (53.85%) Identity Management
6 13 (50.00%) CISA
6 13 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
6 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (50.00%) CNA
6 13 (50.00%) CNE
6 13 (50.00%) Novell Certification
6 13 (50.00%) MCSE
6 13 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 13 (50.00%) Virtual Team
7 12 (46.15%) Customer Engagement
7 12 (46.15%) Process Improvement
7 12 (46.15%) Retail
8 9 (34.62%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) Unix
9 6 (23.08%) Firewall
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) Service Management
10 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (15.38%) Data Structures
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (11.54%) SAS
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) MPLS
3 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.69%) QlikView
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (3.85%) DTS
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 21 (80.77%) Finance
2 15 (57.69%) Legal
3 12 (46.15%) Retail
4 3 (11.54%) Advertising
5 1 (3.85%) Law
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
1 14 (53.85%) Security Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Compliance Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) DBA
3 3 (11.54%) Senior DBA
3 3 (11.54%) Senior SQL DBA
3 3 (11.54%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Head of Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) Head of Management Information
5 1 (3.85%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Information Security Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Management Information System
2 15 (57.69%) Computer Science
3 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (50.00%) Virtual Team
5 4 (15.38%) Data Structures
6 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
6 3 (11.54%) Replication
7 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
8 1 (3.85%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Information Security
2 14 (53.85%) Identity Management
3 12 (46.15%) Customer Engagement
3 12 (46.15%) Process Improvement
4 5 (19.23%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Change Management
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.54%) Resource Management
6 3 (11.54%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (7.69%) High Availability
7 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.69%) IT Strategy
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) CISSP
2 14 (53.85%) Degree
3 13 (50.00%) CISA
3 13 (50.00%) CNA
3 13 (50.00%) CNE
3 13 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 13 (50.00%) MCSE
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (50.00%) Novell Certification
3 13 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (11.54%) CISM
5 2 (7.69%) CCNA
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
4 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
4 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (7.69%) SLA
5 1 (3.85%) HIPAA
5 1 (3.85%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Teradata
4 2 (7.69%) arcserve
4 2 (7.69%) Avaya
4 2 (7.69%) Cognos
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) Informatica
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Riverbed
4 2 (7.69%) Sophos
4 2 (7.69%) Symantec
4 2 (7.69%) Trillium
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.85%) Actuate
5 1 (3.85%) Tableau
Knutsford, Cheshire
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