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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 241 307
Rank change year-on-year +40 +66  
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 27 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.39% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 17
Median salary £56,250 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £79,000 £87,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,393 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.21% +5.26%  

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 4737 6452 9324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.07% 90.86% 88.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4290 5784 7850
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £83,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 17 (35.42%) Degree
3 16 (33.33%) Firewall
4 13 (27.08%) CISSP
5 12 (25.00%) CISM
5 12 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (25.00%) Information Security
6 11 (22.92%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 9 (18.75%) SQL
8 9 (18.75%) Data Transformation
8 9 (18.75%) Big Data
8 9 (18.75%) Line Management
9 8 (16.67%) Process Improvement
9 8 (16.67%) Hadoop
9 8 (16.67%) PRINCE2
9 8 (16.67%) Change Management
9 8 (16.67%) Project Management
9 8 (16.67%) Business Continuity
9 8 (16.67%) Banking
10 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
10 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
10 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (14.58%) Python
10 7 (14.58%) Data Protection
10 7 (14.58%) Problem Management
10 7 (14.58%) Data Governance

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 5 (10.42%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Jetty
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) VoIP
3 2 (4.17%) FTP
3 2 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.17%) SAN
3 2 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) SMPP
4 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (18.75%) Big Data
3 8 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (8.33%) Spotfire
7 2 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
7 2 (4.17%) Bigtable
7 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.08%) HBase
8 1 (2.08%) MySQL
8 1 (2.08%) Power BI
8 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) JIRA
2 4 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Hamcrest
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) jMock
3 1 (2.08%) JUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) TestNG
General
1 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) IT Security Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Architect
4 7 (14.58%) Compliance Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) DBA
5 6 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 6 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Lead Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Lead Security Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Senior DBA
8 3 (6.25%) Senior SQL DBA
8 3 (6.25%) Senior SQL Server DBA
9 2 (4.17%) Head of IT
9 2 (4.17%) SAN Specialist
9 2 (4.17%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) D3.js
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Wicket
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.08%) Guice
3 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) JAX-RS
3 1 (2.08%) LAMP
3 1 (2.08%) REST
3 1 (2.08%) Spring
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Information Security
2 11 (22.92%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (18.75%) Data Transformation
3 9 (18.75%) Line Management
4 8 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 8 (16.67%) Change Management
4 8 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 8 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 8 (16.67%) Project Management
5 7 (14.58%) Analytics
5 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.58%) Data Governance
5 7 (14.58%) Data Protection
5 7 (14.58%) Problem Management
6 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
7 5 (10.42%) ETL
7 5 (10.42%) Information Management
7 5 (10.42%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) Python
3 6 (12.50%) R
4 5 (10.42%) Java
5 4 (8.33%) VB
6 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Degree
2 13 (27.08%) CISSP
3 12 (25.00%) CISM
4 6 (12.50%) CISA
4 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.33%) CCIE
5 4 (8.33%) CCNA
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (14.58%) Cyber Essentials
2 7 (14.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 7 (14.58%) ISO22301
3 5 (10.42%) Data Quality
4 3 (6.25%) QA
5 1 (2.08%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) HDFS
3 1 (2.08%) Docker
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) Tableau
3 4 (8.33%) Alteryx
3 4 (8.33%) Hortonworks
3 4 (8.33%) Talend
4 2 (4.17%) Alias
4 2 (4.17%) Google
4 2 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago