Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 344 408
Rank change year-on-year +64 +64 +38
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 54 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.52% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 53 21 42
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £102,150 £82,500 £92,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 9272 12257 18716
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.93% 90.76% 88.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8316 11063 15894
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% -
10th Percentile £35,875 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Data Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in the City of London

Data Security
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Data Security in the City of London

Data Security
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 34 (62.96%) Finance
2 22 (40.74%) Firewall
3 21 (38.89%) Information Security
4 20 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (35.19%) SIEM
6 16 (29.63%) CISM
6 16 (29.63%) CISSP
7 15 (27.78%) Data Protection
8 14 (25.93%) CISA
9 13 (24.07%) Security Management
9 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
10 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (22.22%) Windows
11 11 (20.37%) ISMS
11 11 (20.37%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (20.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 11 (20.37%) Supplier Management
11 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
11 11 (20.37%) Compliance Audit
12 10 (18.52%) Information Security Management
13 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (14.81%) Degree
14 8 (14.81%) Problem Management
14 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
14 8 (14.81%) Business Continuity
14 8 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
14 8 (14.81%) Data Transformation
15 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (11.11%) vSphere

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.41%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.74%) Firewall
2 4 (7.41%) LAN
2 4 (7.41%) Network Security
2 4 (7.41%) WAN
3 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.56%) VoIP
4 2 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.26%) Big Data
4 5 (9.26%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.56%) Spotfire
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) JIRA
2 3 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (62.96%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Analyst
2 17 (31.48%) Security Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Information Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Information Security Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Technical Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Technical Security Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) IT Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) DBA
5 6 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 6 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (9.26%) Head of Big Data
7 4 (7.41%) Information Security Specialist
7 4 (7.41%) Information Specialist
7 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Security Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Senior DBA
8 3 (5.56%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 3 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 3 (5.56%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Clustering
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Windows
2 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) Android
5 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.56%) Linux
5 3 (5.56%) Unix
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Information Security
2 19 (35.19%) SIEM
3 15 (27.78%) Data Protection
4 13 (24.07%) Security Management
5 11 (20.37%) Compliance Audit
5 11 (20.37%) ISMS
5 11 (20.37%) Risk Assessment
5 11 (20.37%) Supplier Management
5 11 (20.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 10 (18.52%) Information Security Management
7 8 (14.81%) Business Continuity
7 8 (14.81%) Data Transformation
7 8 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (14.81%) Problem Management
8 6 (11.11%) Information Management
8 6 (11.11%) Process Improvement
9 5 (9.26%) Analytics
9 5 (9.26%) Data Governance
9 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
9 5 (9.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) Java
3 3 (5.56%) Python
3 3 (5.56%) R
3 3 (5.56%) VB
4 2 (3.70%) VBA
5 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) CISM
1 16 (29.63%) CISSP
2 14 (25.93%) CISA
3 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (14.81%) Degree
5 6 (11.11%) MCSA
5 6 (11.11%) MCSE
6 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.26%) Data Quality
3 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
4 3 (5.56%) QA
5 2 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (3.70%) ISO 22301
5 2 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) VMware
3 5 (9.26%) Tableau
4 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
4 4 (7.41%) Forcepoint
4 4 (7.41%) Hortonworks
4 4 (7.41%) LogRhythm
4 4 (7.41%) Splunk
5 3 (5.56%) Alteryx
5 3 (5.56%) Talend
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (1.85%) Cisco
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