The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 521 607 687
Rank change year-on-year +86 +80  
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 339 350 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.41% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 252 283 209
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,420 £35,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 71349 86405 87982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.14% 88.62% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59178 72302 71950
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Data Security
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Security in England

Data Security
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in England

Data Security
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
London +76 159 £60,000 +9.09% 20
South East +37 58 £50,000 - 6
West Midlands +58 34 £42,500 - 4
South West +32 25 £50,000 +27.38% 2
North West -8 22 £45,000 +4.04% 3
Yorkshire +45 19 £45,000 +4.65% 2
East of England -38 11 £45,000 -12.62% 4
East Midlands +6 5 £37,500 -6.25%
North East +7 1 £36,150 -19.66% 1
Data Security
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 England region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 206 (33.44%) Information Security
2 162 (26.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 153 (24.84%) Finance
4 122 (19.81%) Management Information System
4 122 (19.81%) SQL
5 110 (17.86%) Firewall
6 100 (16.23%) CISSP
7 99 (16.07%) PCI DSS
8 97 (15.75%) Risk Management
9 95 (15.42%) Data Protection
10 88 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 83 (13.47%) Degree
12 81 (13.15%) Java
13 78 (12.66%) SQL Server
13 78 (12.66%) Windows
13 78 (12.66%) CISM
14 77 (12.50%) Linux
14 77 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
15 66 (10.71%) ITIL
16 65 (10.55%) Legal
16 65 (10.55%) Security Cleared
17 64 (10.39%) MS Excel
17 64 (10.39%) Web Services
18 63 (10.23%) Incident Management
19 62 (10.06%) Data Management
19 62 (10.06%) Continuous Improvement
20 61 (9.90%) SIEM
21 59 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
21 59 (9.58%) Computer Science
22 58 (9.42%) Cisco Certification

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 30 (4.87%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.27%) Apache
2 14 (2.27%) Apache Spark
2 14 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 14 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 11 (1.79%) CMS
4 7 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (1.14%) Jetty
5 6 (0.97%) SAS
6 5 (0.81%) Confluence
6 5 (0.81%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.49%) Alfresco
7 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.32%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.32%) IIS
8 2 (0.32%) Liferay
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 64 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.11%) MS Office
3 3 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.32%) MS Project
4 2 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (2.76%) Sentinel
2 14 (2.27%) assyst
3 5 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.49%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.32%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.32%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.16%) Relativity
6 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 46 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.08%) Office 365
2 19 (3.08%) SaaS
3 17 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (1.30%) IaaS
5 6 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (0.97%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.81%) PaaS
7 3 (0.49%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.32%) Heroku
8 2 (0.32%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.16%) FinancialForce.com
9 1 (0.16%) Force.com
9 1 (0.16%) G Suite
9 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 110 (17.86%) Firewall
2 51 (8.28%) Network Security
3 45 (7.31%) VPN
4 32 (5.19%) VoIP
5 27 (4.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 27 (4.38%) LDAP
6 23 (3.73%) WAN
7 22 (3.57%) TCP/IP
8 20 (3.25%) MPLS
9 19 (3.08%) LAN
10 18 (2.92%) BGP
10 18 (2.92%) SAN
10 18 (2.92%) Wireless
11 16 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (2.60%) DNS
12 15 (2.44%) Internet
13 14 (2.27%) Intranet
14 9 (1.46%) SSL
14 9 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (1.30%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 53 (8.60%) Big Data
3 36 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (5.19%) Hadoop
5 24 (3.90%) MySQL
6 23 (3.73%) NoSQL
7 22 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 22 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (3.41%) MongoDB
9 19 (3.08%) RDBMS
10 18 (2.92%) QlikView
11 17 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (1.95%) HBase
14 10 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (1.62%) Data Mining
15 9 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (1.46%) DB2
15 9 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (5.52%) JIRA
2 24 (3.90%) Git (software)
3 15 (2.44%) JUnit
4 13 (2.11%) Jenkins
5 12 (1.95%) Visual Studio
6 10 (1.62%) Eclipse
6 10 (1.62%) Talend Open Studio
7 7 (1.14%) ERwin
7 7 (1.14%) Hamcrest
7 7 (1.14%) jMock
7 7 (1.14%) Maven
7 7 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.14%) TestNG
8 6 (0.97%) XMLSpy
9 5 (0.81%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.65%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.65%) Mocha
11 3 (0.49%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.49%) Subversion
12 2 (0.32%) Selenium
General
1 153 (24.84%) Finance
2 65 (10.55%) Legal
3 48 (7.79%) Retail
4 40 (6.49%) Banking
5 35 (5.68%) Telecoms
6 32 (5.19%) Marketing
7 15 (2.44%) Law
8 12 (1.95%) Advertising
9 9 (1.46%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.14%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.14%) Publishing
11 6 (0.97%) Games
12 5 (0.81%) Electronics
12 5 (0.81%) French Language
13 3 (0.49%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.32%) German Language
14 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.16%) Back Office
15 1 (0.16%) Front Office
15 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 111 (18.02%) Analyst
2 97 (15.75%) Architect
3 64 (10.39%) Security Analyst
4 56 (9.09%) Data Architect
4 56 (9.09%) Developer
5 46 (7.47%) Consultant
6 40 (6.49%) Security Manager
7 38 (6.17%) Security Officer
8 32 (5.19%) Administrator
8 32 (5.19%) Data Analyst
9 30 (4.87%) Network Engineer
9 30 (4.87%) Senior Analyst
10 25 (4.06%) Information Security Officer
10 25 (4.06%) Security Consultant
10 25 (4.06%) Senior Security Analyst
11 24 (3.90%) IT Analyst
12 23 (3.73%) DBA
13 20 (3.25%) SQL DBA
14 19 (3.08%) Information Officer
14 19 (3.08%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.39%) Web Services
2 38 (6.17%) XML
3 31 (5.03%) HTML
4 30 (4.87%) .NET
5 26 (4.22%) CSS
6 22 (3.57%) SailPoint
6 22 (3.57%) SOAP
7 21 (3.41%) Ajax
8 20 (3.25%) jQuery
9 15 (2.44%) Hibernate
10 14 (2.27%) REST
11 13 (2.11%) HTML5
12 12 (1.95%) .NET Framework
12 12 (1.95%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (1.62%) Middleware
14 8 (1.30%) ASP.NET
14 8 (1.30%) LAMP
14 8 (1.30%) Spring
15 7 (1.14%) OpenID
15 7 (1.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 122 (19.81%) Management Information System
2 59 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (9.58%) Computer Science
3 27 (4.38%) Data Centre
4 23 (3.73%) Cyber Attack
5 20 (3.25%) Replication
6 18 (2.92%) Algorithms
6 18 (2.92%) Cybercrime
7 16 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (2.27%) CESG
8 14 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
9 13 (2.11%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
10 11 (1.79%) e-Learning
10 11 (1.79%) NHS
10 11 (1.79%) W3C
11 10 (1.62%) Clustering
12 9 (1.46%) Mainframe
13 8 (1.30%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 78 (12.66%) Windows
2 77 (12.50%) Linux
3 35 (5.68%) Unix
4 24 (3.90%) Windows Server
5 22 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 21 (3.41%) Android
7 19 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.30%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.97%) Debian
10 6 (0.97%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.97%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.81%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.81%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.49%) SUSE
13 3 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.49%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (33.44%) Information Security
2 97 (15.75%) Risk Management
3 95 (15.42%) Data Protection
4 77 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (10.71%) ITIL
6 63 (10.23%) Incident Management
7 62 (10.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 62 (10.06%) Data Management
8 61 (9.90%) SIEM
9 55 (8.93%) Identity Access Management
10 54 (8.77%) Data Modelling
11 52 (8.44%) Business Intelligence
11 52 (8.44%) Regulatory Compliance
12 51 (8.28%) Disaster Recovery
13 50 (8.12%) Business Continuity
13 50 (8.12%) Cybersecurity
14 48 (7.79%) Data Architecture
15 47 (7.63%) Analytics
16 45 (7.31%) ETL
17 44 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (19.81%) SQL
2 81 (13.15%) Java
3 46 (7.47%) Python
4 43 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 29 (4.71%) C
6 21 (3.41%) C#
7 20 (3.25%) BeanShell
7 20 (3.25%) PHP
8 17 (2.76%) T-SQL
9 14 (2.27%) Ruby
10 12 (1.95%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.46%) R
12 7 (1.14%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.14%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.97%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.97%) VB
14 5 (0.81%) C++
15 4 (0.65%) VBA
16 3 (0.49%) ABAP
16 3 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 100 (16.23%) CISSP
2 83 (13.47%) Degree
3 78 (12.66%) CISM
4 65 (10.55%) Security Cleared
5 58 (9.42%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (7.79%) SC Cleared
7 41 (6.66%) CISA
8 38 (6.17%) CCNP
9 30 (4.87%) DV Cleared
10 29 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (2.92%) MCSE
13 17 (2.76%) JNCIA
13 17 (2.76%) JNCIP
14 16 (2.60%) CCNA
14 16 (2.60%) CEH
15 15 (2.44%) GIAC
15 15 (2.44%) SANS
16 8 (1.30%) SSCP
17 7 (1.14%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (26.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 99 (16.07%) PCI DSS
3 55 (8.93%) Cyber Essentials
4 40 (6.49%) Data Quality
5 34 (5.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 30 (4.87%) ISO22301
7 29 (4.71%) QA
8 22 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 13 (2.11%) GDPR
10 7 (1.14%) COBIT
10 7 (1.14%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.49%) COSO
12 2 (0.32%) ISO27002
12 2 (0.32%) PMO
12 2 (0.32%) SLA
12 2 (0.32%) SSAE 16
13 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 54 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.73%) Docker
3 8 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.14%) RACF
5 5 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.81%) XenServer
6 3 (0.49%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.32%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.32%) Firmware
7 2 (0.32%) HDFS
7 2 (0.32%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.16%) KVM
8 1 (0.16%) LXC
8 1 (0.16%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (1.95%) Puppet
2 8 (1.30%) HAProxy
3 7 (1.14%) FortiGate
3 7 (1.14%) Nagios
3 7 (1.14%) QRadar
4 6 (0.97%) ZABBIX
5 5 (0.81%) Ansible
5 5 (0.81%) Cacti
5 5 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.81%) SmokePing
5 5 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.49%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.32%) Ganglia
7 2 (0.32%) Graphite
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (0.32%) Riemann
7 2 (0.32%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 88 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.60%) Cisco
3 52 (8.44%) Oracle
4 30 (4.87%) Juniper
5 25 (4.06%) Salesforce.com
6 22 (3.57%) SAP
7 18 (2.92%) Tableau
8 17 (2.76%) VMware
9 15 (2.44%) CheckPoint
10 14 (2.27%) Informatica
10 14 (2.27%) ServiceNow
10 14 (2.27%) Teradata
11 10 (1.62%) CA Agile Central
11 10 (1.62%) Talend
12 8 (1.30%) Google
12 8 (1.30%) HP
12 8 (1.30%) Jaspersoft
13 7 (1.14%) Novell
13 7 (1.14%) Trillium
13 7 (1.14%) Vyatta
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Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Empiric.com
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £59000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum c£40k
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Adeptis Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension. Healthcare, Prof Dev
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Reading, UK
Wipro
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Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
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Chelmsford, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
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London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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Brighton, East Sussex
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West London
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West Yorkshire
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North London
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London
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Birmingham
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