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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 543 596 706
Rank change year-on-year +53 +110  
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 342 330 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.41% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 272 264 181
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74281 81140 91281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.70% 88.99% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 60243 68634 75471
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 25 June 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 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
London +70 169 £60,000 +20.00% 21
South East -1 47 £47,500 +9.35% 4
West Midlands +26 37 £32,500 -10.34% 2
East of England +7 36 £50,000 -16.66% 3
North West -22 26 £57,500 +43.75% 4
South West +2 9 £40,000 -6.05% 8
East Midlands +20 8 £40,000 -50.00%
Yorkshire +11 6 £40,250 -48.88% 3
North East +17 4 £43,000 +39.83% 3
Data Security
UK

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 England region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 227 (33.19%) Finance
2 200 (29.24%) Information Security
3 147 (21.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 129 (18.86%) Firewall
5 126 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
6 125 (18.27%) Windows
7 110 (16.08%) SQL
7 110 (16.08%) CISSP
8 107 (15.64%) Linux
9 104 (15.20%) Microsoft
10 91 (13.30%) PCI DSS
11 87 (12.72%) Management Information System
12 83 (12.13%) Java
13 78 (11.40%) Data Protection
14 77 (11.26%) Degree
14 77 (11.26%) CISM
15 74 (10.82%) ITIL
16 72 (10.53%) SQL Server
17 70 (10.23%) Oracle
18 69 (10.09%) Cisco
19 67 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
20 63 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
21 62 (9.06%) Unix
22 61 (8.92%) WAN
22 61 (8.92%) Risk Management
23 59 (8.63%) Telecoms
23 59 (8.63%) Data Modelling
24 58 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
24 58 (8.48%) SIEM
25 57 (8.33%) Python

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 37 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.34%) Apache
2 16 (2.34%) MS Exchange
3 15 (2.19%) CMS
4 11 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 10 (1.46%) Jetty
6 9 (1.32%) Apache Spark
7 8 (1.17%) SAS
8 6 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.44%) Confluence
10 3 (0.44%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.29%) Liferay
12 1 (0.15%) Drupal
12 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.15%) Maya
5 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.90%) Sentinel
2 9 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.58%) assyst
5 2 (0.29%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 2 (0.29%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.29%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.15%) Magento
6 1 (0.15%) Relativity
6 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.15%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.15%) SAP EHS
6 1 (0.15%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.15%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.15%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.15%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 58 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.36%) SaaS
4 20 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (2.78%) IaaS
6 18 (2.63%) Office 365
6 18 (2.63%) PaaS
7 17 (2.49%) Amazon ELB
7 17 (2.49%) Amazon S3
7 17 (2.49%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.73%) iPaaS
10 3 (0.44%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 2 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.15%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 1 (0.15%) FinancialForce.com
12 1 (0.15%) G Suite
12 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 129 (18.86%) Firewall
2 61 (8.92%) WAN
3 53 (7.75%) LAN
4 50 (7.31%) VPN
5 45 (6.58%) Network Security
5 45 (6.58%) VoIP
6 44 (6.43%) DNS
7 39 (5.70%) TCP/IP
8 30 (4.39%) Wireless
9 28 (4.09%) SAN
10 25 (3.65%) DHCP
11 24 (3.51%) Internet
12 23 (3.36%) FTP
12 23 (3.36%) HTTP
13 22 (3.22%) Intrusion Detection
14 21 (3.07%) Telnet
15 20 (2.92%) SSL
16 19 (2.78%) SNMP
17 18 (2.63%) BGP
18 17 (2.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 44 (6.43%) Big Data
3 39 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (5.70%) MySQL
4 35 (5.12%) Hadoop
5 26 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 21 (3.07%) MongoDB
7 18 (2.63%) Relational Database
8 16 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (1.90%) HBase
10 13 (1.90%) Star Schema
11 12 (1.75%) QlikView
12 11 (1.61%) Redis
13 10 (1.46%) Oracle Database
13 10 (1.46%) RDBMS
14 8 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (5.70%) JIRA
2 38 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 22 (3.22%) Jenkins
4 18 (2.63%) JUnit
5 17 (2.49%) Mocha
6 11 (1.61%) Vagrant
7 10 (1.46%) Hamcrest
7 10 (1.46%) jMock
7 10 (1.46%) Maven
7 10 (1.46%) TestNG
8 8 (1.17%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (1.02%) Subversion
10 5 (0.73%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.73%) GitLab
11 4 (0.58%) Selenium
11 4 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.44%) Burp Suite
12 3 (0.44%) Metasploit
12 3 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.29%) CocoaPods
General
1 227 (33.19%) Finance
2 59 (8.63%) Telecoms
3 46 (6.73%) Legal
3 46 (6.73%) Retail
4 39 (5.70%) Banking
5 24 (3.51%) Marketing
6 17 (2.49%) Publishing
7 14 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.90%) Law
9 12 (1.75%) Advertising
10 10 (1.46%) Back Office
11 9 (1.32%) Military
12 5 (0.73%) Electronics
12 5 (0.73%) Games
13 4 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.58%) Front Office
14 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.29%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 125 (18.27%) Analyst
2 106 (15.50%) Architect
3 74 (10.82%) Security Analyst
4 63 (9.21%) Developer
5 40 (5.85%) Data Architect
6 39 (5.70%) Security Manager
7 36 (5.26%) Administrator
8 33 (4.82%) Security Officer
9 32 (4.68%) Consultant
10 29 (4.24%) IT Analyst
10 29 (4.24%) IT Manager
10 29 (4.24%) Technical Architect
11 27 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
11 27 (3.95%) Network Engineer
12 24 (3.51%) Information Analyst
12 24 (3.51%) Information Security Analyst
13 23 (3.36%) DBA
13 23 (3.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (3.07%) Compliance Officer
14 21 (3.07%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (7.75%) Web Services
2 41 (5.99%) HTML
3 39 (5.70%) CSS
4 33 (4.82%) .NET
5 30 (4.39%) jQuery
6 24 (3.51%) Node.js
7 20 (2.92%) LAMP
8 18 (2.63%) Hibernate
9 17 (2.49%) Express
9 17 (2.49%) Pug
9 17 (2.49%) Ruby on Rails
9 17 (2.49%) Smarty
9 17 (2.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (2.49%) XML
10 16 (2.34%) REST
11 14 (2.05%) Middleware
11 14 (2.05%) SOAP
12 11 (1.61%) .NET Framework
12 11 (1.61%) Spring
13 10 (1.46%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 87 (12.72%) Management Information System
2 67 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 32 (4.68%) Data Centre
5 27 (3.95%) Cyber Attack
6 19 (2.78%) Cybercrime
7 17 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.19%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.05%) NHS
9 14 (2.05%) Replication
10 13 (1.90%) Virtual Team
11 12 (1.75%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
12 11 (1.61%) User Experience
13 10 (1.46%) Mainframe
14 9 (1.32%) Data Structures
14 9 (1.32%) Fat Client
14 9 (1.32%) Thin Client
15 8 (1.17%) Clustering
15 8 (1.17%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 125 (18.27%) Windows
2 107 (15.64%) Linux
3 62 (9.06%) Unix
4 49 (7.16%) Windows Server
5 29 (4.24%) Apple iOS
6 28 (4.09%) Android
7 27 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (2.19%) Solaris
10 12 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (1.61%) Windows 10
12 10 (1.46%) Windows XP
13 9 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (1.02%) CentOS
15 6 (0.88%) Debian
16 5 (0.73%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.73%) SUSE
16 5 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.73%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.73%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (29.24%) Information Security
2 126 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (11.40%) Data Protection
4 74 (10.82%) ITIL
5 63 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
6 61 (8.92%) Risk Management
7 59 (8.63%) Data Modelling
8 58 (8.48%) SIEM
9 56 (8.19%) Mentoring
10 52 (7.60%) Scrum
11 51 (7.46%) Data Management
12 48 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
12 48 (7.02%) Cybersecurity
13 47 (6.87%) DevOps
14 44 (6.43%) Security Operations
15 42 (6.14%) Analytics
16 41 (5.99%) Disaster Recovery
17 40 (5.85%) ETL
17 40 (5.85%) Regulatory Compliance
18 39 (5.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 110 (16.08%) SQL
2 83 (12.13%) Java
3 57 (8.33%) Python
4 45 (6.58%) JavaScript
5 34 (4.97%) PHP
6 33 (4.82%) Ruby
7 25 (3.65%) C
8 23 (3.36%) Bash Shell
9 17 (2.49%) PowerShell
10 15 (2.19%) Scala
11 13 (1.90%) C#
12 11 (1.61%) R
13 9 (1.32%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.88%) C++
14 6 (0.88%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.88%) VB
15 5 (0.73%) VBA
16 4 (0.58%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.58%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.44%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 110 (16.08%) CISSP
2 77 (11.26%) CISM
2 77 (11.26%) Degree
3 53 (7.75%) CISA
4 45 (6.58%) Security Cleared
5 38 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (5.41%) SC Cleared
7 34 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
9 26 (3.80%) MCSE
10 20 (2.92%) DV Cleared
11 19 (2.78%) CCNP
12 18 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
13 17 (2.49%) CCNA
14 16 (2.34%) GIAC
15 13 (1.90%) CNA
15 13 (1.90%) CNE
15 13 (1.90%) CompTIA Security+
15 13 (1.90%) Novell Certification
15 13 (1.90%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (21.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 91 (13.30%) PCI DSS
3 50 (7.31%) Data Quality
4 45 (6.58%) Cyber Essentials
5 37 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (2.78%) QA
7 18 (2.63%) GDPR
8 15 (2.19%) ISO 22301
9 14 (2.05%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 13 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 10 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 9 (1.32%) PA-DSS
12 9 (1.32%) SLA
13 3 (0.44%) COBIT
13 3 (0.44%) COSO
13 3 (0.44%) GCP
13 3 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 3 (0.44%) SSAE 16
14 2 (0.29%) PMO
15 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (7.75%) Active Directory
2 30 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (4.24%) Docker
4 20 (2.92%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.17%) vSphere
7 5 (0.73%) RACF
7 5 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.29%) Firmware
9 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.15%) KVM
10 1 (0.15%) LXC
10 1 (0.15%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 1 (0.15%) Xen
10 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (2.63%) Puppet
2 11 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 9 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.32%) SCCM
4 7 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (0.88%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.73%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.44%) Nagios
7 3 (0.44%) Nessus
8 2 (0.29%) Ansible
8 2 (0.29%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.29%) Graphite
8 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.29%) Riemann
9 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.15%) Mesos
9 1 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 104 (15.20%) Microsoft
2 70 (10.23%) Oracle
3 69 (10.09%) Cisco
4 53 (7.75%) VMware
5 30 (4.39%) Citrix
6 28 (4.09%) Tableau
7 18 (2.63%) SAP
8 17 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (2.05%) Juniper
9 14 (2.05%) ServiceNow
10 13 (1.90%) CheckPoint
11 11 (1.61%) Palo Alto
11 11 (1.61%) Teradata
12 10 (1.46%) Informatica
13 9 (1.32%) Xerox
14 8 (1.17%) Jaspersoft
14 8 (1.17%) Talend
15 7 (1.02%) NetApp
15 7 (1.02%) Sophos
15 7 (1.02%) Symantec
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + 30 days holiday and flexible bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + 30 days holiday and flexible bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £42-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas (Uk) Ltd
Salary: c. £43,000 plus flexible benefit options
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Converted Media
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Generous Shift Allowance & Exce
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Training and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £20,124 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 15% bonus + good bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company car + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive Base Salary + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago