Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 279 338 325
Rank change year-on-year +59 -13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 72 28 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.59% 0.21% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.24% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 65 25 61
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £61,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.13% +22.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,550 £30,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £57,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.54% +7.00% +4.17%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10658 11731 13218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.03% 88.52% 87.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8649 9672 10866
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in the East of England

Data Security
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Data Security in the East of England

Data Security
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in the East of England

Data Security
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 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
Hertfordshire +26 27 £35,000 -44.00% 1
Essex +46 15 £48,500 -11.82%
Bedfordshire +40 15 £55,000 +15.79%
Cambridgeshire -36 7 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Norfolk - 7 £36,500 -
Suffolk +13 1 £22,500 -13.46%
Data Security
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East of England region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 30 (41.67%) Finance
2 29 (40.28%) Firewall
2 29 (40.28%) Management Information System
2 29 (40.28%) Degree
3 25 (34.72%) LAN
3 25 (34.72%) WAN
4 22 (30.56%) Windows
5 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 20 (27.78%) Citrix
6 19 (26.39%) Cisco
6 19 (26.39%) Unix
7 18 (25.00%) VPN
7 18 (25.00%) DNS
7 18 (25.00%) DHCP
7 18 (25.00%) VLAN
8 17 (23.61%) Wireshark
8 17 (23.61%) Data Protection
8 17 (23.61%) tcpdump
8 17 (23.61%) HSRP
8 17 (23.61%) Network Optimisation
8 17 (23.61%) Xerox
8 17 (23.61%) Data Encryption
8 17 (23.61%) FTP
8 17 (23.61%) HTTP
8 17 (23.61%) HTTPS
8 17 (23.61%) SLA
8 17 (23.61%) OSPF
8 17 (23.61%) BGP
8 17 (23.61%) Telnet

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 17 (23.61%) CMS
2 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Office 365
2 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.78%) GitHub
3 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (40.28%) Firewall
2 25 (34.72%) LAN
2 25 (34.72%) WAN
3 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
4 18 (25.00%) DHCP
4 18 (25.00%) DNS
4 18 (25.00%) VLAN
4 18 (25.00%) VPN
5 17 (23.61%) BGP
5 17 (23.61%) FTP
5 17 (23.61%) HSRP
5 17 (23.61%) HTTP
5 17 (23.61%) HTTPS
5 17 (23.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 17 (23.61%) OSPF
5 17 (23.61%) tcpdump
5 17 (23.61%) Telnet
5 17 (23.61%) Wireshark
6 5 (6.94%) SAN
7 2 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (8.33%) DataStax
3 6 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.78%) Big Data
4 2 (2.78%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.39%) Informix
5 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (41.67%) Finance
2 16 (22.22%) Back Office
2 16 (22.22%) Military
3 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.33%) Banking
4 6 (8.33%) Publishing
5 1 (1.39%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Administrator
2 17 (23.61%) IT Administrator
2 17 (23.61%) Network Administrator
3 13 (18.06%) Architect
4 10 (13.89%) Technical Architect
5 8 (11.11%) Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Unix Architect
6 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) IT Manager
7 6 (8.33%) Python Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) IT Security Manager
8 5 (6.94%) ITIL Manager
8 5 (6.94%) Oracle Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.61%) POSIX
2 2 (2.78%) .NET
2 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.78%) JSON
2 2 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (40.28%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.11%) Public Cloud
4 6 (8.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.78%) Clustering
5 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.78%) iSeries
5 2 (2.78%) Replication
6 1 (1.39%) Biotechnology
6 1 (1.39%) Life Science
6 1 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.56%) Windows
2 19 (26.39%) Unix
3 11 (15.28%) Linux
4 10 (13.89%) Windows Server
5 8 (11.11%) Solaris
6 2 (2.78%) Android
6 2 (2.78%) CentOS
6 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Data Encryption
1 17 (23.61%) Data Protection
1 17 (23.61%) Network Optimisation
2 16 (22.22%) Document Management
3 15 (20.83%) ITIL
4 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.28%) Information Security
5 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.11%) Open Source
7 7 (9.72%) Application Virtualisation
7 7 (9.72%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (9.72%) Change Management
7 7 (9.72%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.72%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
7 7 (9.72%) Trend Analysis
8 6 (8.33%) DNA
8 6 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) Python
2 15 (20.83%) SQL
3 6 (8.33%) Go
4 3 (4.17%) Java
5 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.78%) Ruby
5 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.39%) C++
6 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (40.28%) Degree
2 9 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (11.11%) CCNA
3 8 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (9.72%) MCITP
4 7 (9.72%) MCSE
4 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.33%) CISM
5 6 (8.33%) CISSP
5 6 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (8.33%) SSCP
6 2 (2.78%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.39%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.39%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (1.39%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.61%) SLA
2 13 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.94%) PCI DSS
4 3 (4.17%) GDPR
5 1 (1.39%) GPG13
5 1 (1.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.72%) XenDesktop
3 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.78%) Ceph
4 2 (2.78%) vSphere
5 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 6 (8.33%) Grafana
2 6 (8.33%) OpenNMS
2 6 (8.33%) Prometheus
3 4 (5.56%) Ansible
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.78%) Puppet
5 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Citrix
1 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.39%) Cisco
3 17 (23.61%) Oracle
3 17 (23.61%) Xerox
4 15 (20.83%) VMware
5 6 (8.33%) New Relic
6 4 (5.56%) Juniper
7 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.78%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.78%) Clearswift
8 2 (2.78%) F5
8 2 (2.78%) Nokia
9 1 (1.39%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.39%) IBM