Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 102 84
Rank change year-on-year +24 -18 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 8 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.89% 0.087% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.097% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -21.90% -
10th Percentile £26,700 £41,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £41,000 £58,750
North West median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year +33.33% +10.43% -18.50%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 841 1,026 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 93.86% 89.61% 86.79%
Number of salaries quoted 718 791 671
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,720 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £64,125 £57,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Merseyside

Data Security
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Data Security in Merseyside

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in Merseyside over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Security in Merseyside

Data Security
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. 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
Liverpool +17 4 £43,750 +6.71% 2
St Helens - 1 £21,000 -
Wirral - 1 - -
Data Security
North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing Data Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (25.00%) GDPR
2 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) Hortonworks
2 2 (25.00%) GitHub
2 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Ambari
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Database Security
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Life Science
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Anypoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (25.00%) GitHub
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) 802.11
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) IPv4
2 1 (12.50%) IPv6
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Law
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Database Architect
1 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Officer
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) GDPR Officer
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) WSDL
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Database Security
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 22301
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) NFS
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ambari
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) MuleSoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard