Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 439 566 634
Rank change year-on-year +127 +68 +51
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 475 291 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.63% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.42% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 406 248 203
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68818 68936 79416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.60% 90.67% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 53025 59292 66921
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in London

Data Security
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Data Security in London

Data Security
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in London

Data Security
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
Central London +53 65 £60,000 +0.42% 8
West London +45 60 £70,000 -1.75% 4
South London +3 8 £55,000 +22.22%
North London +6 3 £56,500 +13.00%
East London -4 1 £57,500 -28.13% 1
Data Security
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 144 (30.32%) Finance
2 128 (26.95%) Data Protection
3 126 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (25.89%) Information Security
5 98 (20.63%) GDPR
6 96 (20.21%) Java
7 92 (19.37%) SQL
8 89 (18.74%) Degree
9 85 (17.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 78 (16.42%) CISSP
11 74 (15.58%) Microsoft
12 65 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
13 64 (13.47%) Data Management
14 62 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
15 61 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
15 61 (12.84%) Linux
16 60 (12.63%) CISM
17 59 (12.42%) SOA
18 56 (11.79%) Windows
19 55 (11.58%) Web Services
20 54 (11.37%) Computer Science
21 53 (11.16%) Scrum
22 52 (10.95%) PCI DSS
23 51 (10.74%) Python
24 50 (10.53%) JavaScript
24 50 (10.53%) Microservices
25 48 (10.11%) Oracle
26 46 (9.68%) HTML
27 45 (9.47%) Management Information System
28 44 (9.26%) Data Warehouse

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (3.79%) Apache
1 18 (3.79%) Tomcat
2 17 (3.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (3.16%) Confluence
3 15 (3.16%) Jetty
4 13 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.68%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.84%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.42%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.42%) CMS
8 2 (0.42%) SAS
8 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.21%) IPython
9 1 (0.21%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.21%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 8 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.84%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.42%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 61 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (7.37%) SaaS
3 23 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (2.95%) PaaS
6 13 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (2.74%) IaaS
7 11 (2.32%) Oracle CX
8 10 (2.11%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (1.89%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 6 (1.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 4 (0.84%) Office 365
12 3 (0.63%) IBM Blueworks
13 1 (0.21%) AdWords
13 1 (0.21%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 39 (8.21%) Firewall
2 17 (3.58%) TCP/IP
3 15 (3.16%) SMPP
4 13 (2.74%) DNS
5 11 (2.32%) Network Security
6 9 (1.89%) Internet
6 9 (1.89%) VPN
7 8 (1.68%) DHCP
7 8 (1.68%) LAN
8 7 (1.47%) SAN
9 6 (1.26%) NetScaler
9 6 (1.26%) WAN
10 5 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (1.05%) iSCSI
10 5 (1.05%) SSH
10 5 (1.05%) VoIP
11 4 (0.84%) HTTP
12 3 (0.63%) FTP
12 3 (0.63%) SMTP
12 3 (0.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (7.37%) SQL Server
3 31 (6.53%) NoSQL
4 24 (5.05%) Big Data
5 22 (4.63%) Hadoop
6 21 (4.42%) MySQL
7 19 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (3.58%) MongoDB
9 16 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (3.37%) HBase
10 15 (3.16%) Redis
10 15 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.11%) QlikView
11 10 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (1.89%) BigQuery
13 8 (1.68%) Geospatial Data
13 8 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (1.47%) Relational Database
14 7 (1.47%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 39 (8.21%) Git (software)
2 35 (7.37%) Jenkins
3 30 (6.32%) JIRA
4 20 (4.21%) Subversion
5 15 (3.16%) Hamcrest
5 15 (3.16%) jMock
5 15 (3.16%) JUnit
5 15 (3.16%) Maven
5 15 (3.16%) Talend Open Studio
5 15 (3.16%) TestNG
6 7 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.26%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.63%) ERwin
9 3 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.42%) XMLSpy
11 1 (0.21%) Ant
11 1 (0.21%) git-flow
11 1 (0.21%) Selenium
11 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
General
1 144 (30.32%) Finance
2 39 (8.21%) Legal
3 37 (7.79%) Banking
4 28 (5.89%) Marketing
5 18 (3.79%) Investment Banking
5 18 (3.79%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.37%) Retail Banking
7 15 (3.16%) Law
7 15 (3.16%) Publishing
8 9 (1.89%) Back Office
9 8 (1.68%) Electronics
9 8 (1.68%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.47%) Advertising
11 6 (1.26%) Front Office
11 6 (1.26%) Retail
12 5 (1.05%) French Language
13 4 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.42%) Games
14 2 (0.42%) Military
14 2 (0.42%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 78 (16.42%) Architect
2 64 (13.47%) Analyst
3 60 (12.63%) Developer
4 49 (10.32%) Solutions Architect
5 43 (9.05%) Consultant
6 40 (8.42%) Security Analyst
7 38 (8.00%) Security Officer
8 35 (7.37%) Security Manager
9 27 (5.68%) Security Consultant
10 24 (5.05%) Technical Analyst
11 22 (4.63%) Data Architect
11 22 (4.63%) Data Consultant
11 22 (4.63%) Information Analyst
11 22 (4.63%) Information Security Analyst
11 22 (4.63%) Information Security Officer
12 21 (4.42%) Information Officer
13 20 (4.21%) Data Manager
13 20 (4.21%) IT Manager
13 20 (4.21%) Java Developer
13 20 (4.21%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (11.58%) Web Services
2 46 (9.68%) HTML
3 43 (9.05%) CSS
4 36 (7.58%) .NET
5 33 (6.95%) REST
6 27 (5.68%) RESTful
7 21 (4.42%) Node.js
8 20 (4.21%) .NET Framework
9 19 (4.00%) ASP.NET
9 19 (4.00%) HTML5
10 15 (3.16%) Apache Wicket
10 15 (3.16%) Guice
10 15 (3.16%) Hibernate
10 15 (3.16%) JAX-RS
10 15 (3.16%) LAMP
10 15 (3.16%) Spring
11 12 (2.53%) Natural Language Processing
12 11 (2.32%) Middleware
13 8 (1.68%) React
14 6 (1.26%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (11.37%) Computer Science
3 45 (9.47%) Management Information System
4 38 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
5 31 (6.53%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (4.42%) Fintech
7 17 (3.58%) Mobile App
8 16 (3.37%) Public Cloud
8 16 (3.37%) User Experience
9 15 (3.16%) IVR
10 12 (2.53%) Clustering
11 11 (2.32%) Replication
12 9 (1.89%) Private Cloud
12 9 (1.89%) Reference Data
12 9 (1.89%) Taxonomies
13 8 (1.68%) Data Centre
14 7 (1.47%) Algorithms
15 6 (1.26%) Security Operations Centre
16 5 (1.05%) Cyber Attack
16 5 (1.05%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 61 (12.84%) Linux
2 56 (11.79%) Windows
3 28 (5.89%) Unix
4 25 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 21 (4.42%) Android
6 20 (4.21%) Apple iOS
7 16 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (2.32%) VMS
10 5 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.63%) Solaris
12 3 (0.63%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.63%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.42%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (26.95%) Data Protection
2 126 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (25.89%) Information Security
4 65 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
5 64 (13.47%) Data Management
6 59 (12.42%) SOA
7 53 (11.16%) Scrum
8 50 (10.53%) Microservices
9 42 (8.84%) Open Source
9 42 (8.84%) Security Management
10 41 (8.63%) Analytics
10 41 (8.63%) CRM
10 41 (8.63%) Software Engineering
10 41 (8.63%) Supplier Management
11 38 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 36 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 35 (7.37%) Mentoring
13 35 (7.37%) SIEM
14 34 (7.16%) Information Security Management
14 34 (7.16%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 96 (20.21%) Java
2 92 (19.37%) SQL
3 51 (10.74%) Python
4 50 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 34 (7.16%) Scala
6 24 (5.05%) Ruby
7 20 (4.21%) C#
7 20 (4.21%) T-SQL
8 18 (3.79%) Bash Shell
9 16 (3.37%) Shell Script
10 9 (1.89%) C
11 4 (0.84%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.63%) PHP
13 2 (0.42%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.21%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.21%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.21%) R
14 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 89 (18.74%) Degree
2 78 (16.42%) CISSP
3 60 (12.63%) CISM
4 38 (8.00%) CISA
5 18 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (2.74%) MCSE
7 13 (2.74%) SSCP
8 8 (1.68%) MCSA
9 6 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.84%) CISMP
10 4 (0.84%) EMCSA
10 4 (0.84%) EMCTA
10 4 (0.84%) MBA
10 4 (0.84%) NCDA
10 4 (0.84%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.63%) ACCA
11 3 (0.63%) CIMA
11 3 (0.63%) ISEB
11 3 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (20.63%) GDPR
2 85 (17.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 52 (10.95%) PCI DSS
4 43 (9.05%) Data Quality
5 16 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 11 (2.32%) GCP
7 8 (1.68%) QA
8 7 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials
9 5 (1.05%) ISO 22301
9 5 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 4 (0.84%) IFRS
11 3 (0.63%) COBIT
11 3 (0.63%) PMO
11 3 (0.63%) SLA
11 3 (0.63%) SSAE 16
12 1 (0.21%) ISO 31000
12 1 (0.21%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 25 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.58%) Docker
4 10 (2.11%) vSphere
5 9 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.26%) XenApp
8 5 (1.05%) Hyper-V
8 5 (1.05%) NFS
8 5 (1.05%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.63%) KVM
11 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (1.68%) SCCM
2 5 (1.05%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.84%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (0.63%) Ansible
4 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.63%) vCenter Server
4 3 (0.63%) vMotion
4 3 (0.63%) vRealize
5 2 (0.42%) DiskXtender
5 2 (0.42%) EMC TimeFinder
5 2 (0.42%) Puppet
5 2 (0.42%) SnapMirror
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.21%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.21%) Nagios
6 1 (0.21%) Nessus
6 1 (0.21%) QRadar
6 1 (0.21%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 74 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 48 (10.11%) Oracle
3 33 (6.95%) VMware
4 25 (5.26%) TIBCO
5 24 (5.05%) Pega
6 19 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (3.58%) Google
7 17 (3.58%) SAP
8 16 (3.37%) Cisco
9 15 (3.16%) Tableau
9 15 (3.16%) Talend
10 9 (1.89%) Citrix
11 8 (1.68%) CheckPoint
11 8 (1.68%) Dell
11 8 (1.68%) EMC
11 8 (1.68%) HP
11 8 (1.68%) NetApp
11 8 (1.68%) Veritas
12 7 (1.47%) IBM
13 6 (1.26%) Cognizant