Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 138 146
Rank change year-on-year +46 +8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 15 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.07% 0.094% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.11% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 2
Essex median annual salary £48,500 £55,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.82% +105.61% -25.69%
10th Percentile £37,771 £50,000 £23,375
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £30,325
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £61,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -22.13% +22.00% +11.11%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1181 1875 2198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.30% 87.95% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 978 1437 1594
Essex median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -8.83%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,900 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £67,125
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Data Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Essex

Data Security
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Data Security in Essex

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Salary histogram for Data Security in Essex

Data Security
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Essex 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
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £48,500 -
Harlow - 2 - -
Colchester - 2 £41,750 -
Epping - 1 £42,500 -
Data Security
East of 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 Essex region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 11 (73.33%) Information Security
2 10 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) LAN
3 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) SSCP
3 6 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 6 (40.00%) CISSP
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (40.00%) CISM
4 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) GDPR
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) ERP
5 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) Informix
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 5 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Officer
3 3 (20.00%) Security Officer
4 2 (13.33%) Database Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Information Officer
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Compliance Officer
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Information Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Officer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Database Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Information Security
2 10 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) ERP
5 2 (13.33%) People Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) API Development
6 1 (6.67%) Data Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
6 1 (6.67%) Internal Audit
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Security Management
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CISM
1 6 (40.00%) CISSP
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (40.00%) SSCP
2 1 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) GDPR
1 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.67%) GPG13
3 1 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle