Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 334 355 370
Rank change year-on-year +21 +15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 59 65 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.39% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 53 42 35
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -14.63% -13.68%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,750 £59,875 £59,750
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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13590 16216 16486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.81% 89.03% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11080 12726 13518
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in the Midlands

Data Security
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Security in the Midlands

Data Security
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in the Midlands

Data Security
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 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
West Midlands +1 37 £45,000 +24.14%
East Midlands +50 21 £45,000 +36.36% 2
Data Security
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 19 (32.20%) Linux
1 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.51%) Telecoms
3 15 (25.42%) Scrum
3 15 (25.42%) Analytics
4 14 (23.73%) Management Information System
5 13 (22.03%) MVC
5 13 (22.03%) Information Security
5 13 (22.03%) CSS
5 13 (22.03%) HTML
5 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
5 13 (22.03%) PHP
5 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
5 13 (22.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (22.03%) Express
5 13 (22.03%) Pug
5 13 (22.03%) Ruby
5 13 (22.03%) Ruby on Rails
5 13 (22.03%) jQuery
5 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
5 13 (22.03%) Smarty
5 13 (22.03%) Mocha
5 13 (22.03%) Node.js
5 13 (22.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (20.34%) Degree
6 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
7 11 (18.64%) ITIL
7 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
8 10 (16.95%) Data Architecture
8 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 2 (3.39%) Sentinel
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.17%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) Firewall
2 5 (8.47%) ISDN
2 5 (8.47%) LAN
2 5 (8.47%) MPLS
2 5 (8.47%) VoIP
2 5 (8.47%) WAN
3 3 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (5.08%) PBX
4 1 (1.69%) HTTP
4 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 8 (13.56%) Power BI
4 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.39%) Big Data
6 2 (3.39%) Biml
6 2 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.39%) QlikView
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
1 13 (22.03%) Mocha
General
1 18 (30.51%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.56%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Retail
4 4 (6.78%) Legal
5 3 (5.08%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (32.20%) Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Applications Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 13 (22.03%) HTML CSS Developer
2 13 (22.03%) HTML Developer
2 13 (22.03%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Administrator
3 8 (13.56%) Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Security Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Security Officer
6 3 (5.08%) Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Information Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Information Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (5.08%) IT Security Officer
6 3 (5.08%) Security Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) CSS
1 13 (22.03%) Express
1 13 (22.03%) HTML
1 13 (22.03%) jQuery
1 13 (22.03%) Node.js
1 13 (22.03%) Pug
1 13 (22.03%) Ruby on Rails
1 13 (22.03%) Smarty
1 13 (22.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (11.86%) MDX
3 2 (3.39%) Web Services
4 1 (1.69%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Management Information System
2 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
3 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.78%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.08%) Replication
6 2 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Linux
2 9 (15.25%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) SUSE
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.42%) Analytics
2 15 (25.42%) Scrum
3 13 (22.03%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (22.03%) Information Security
3 13 (22.03%) MVC
4 11 (18.64%) ITIL
5 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (16.95%) Data Architecture
6 9 (15.25%) Data Privacy
7 8 (13.56%) Data Management
7 8 (13.56%) Master Data Management
7 8 (13.56%) Service Management
8 7 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (11.86%) Process Improvement
8 7 (11.86%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (11.86%) TOGAF
9 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
1 13 (22.03%) PHP
1 13 (22.03%) Ruby
2 8 (13.56%) C
3 7 (11.86%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.47%) SQL
5 2 (3.39%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Degree
2 9 (15.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (11.86%) CISSP
4 6 (10.17%) CISM
4 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
5 5 (8.47%) CISA
6 4 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.08%) CCNA
7 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.39%) CRISC
9 1 (1.69%) CNE
9 1 (1.69%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (1.69%) MCSE
9 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.69%) Novell Certification
9 1 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) PCI DSS
2 7 (11.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (8.47%) GDPR
4 3 (5.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (5.08%) SLA
5 2 (3.39%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (3.39%) Data Quality
5 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (1.69%) HIPAA
6 1 (1.69%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Firmware
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Control-M
1 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (6.78%) VMware
4 3 (5.08%) Avaya
4 3 (5.08%) BT
5 2 (3.39%) Attivio
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.69%) Alias
6 1 (1.69%) BMC
6 1 (1.69%) Brocade
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) Veritas