Period
to 23 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
England > North East
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 102 75 86
Rank change year-on-year -27 +11 +24
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 10 9 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.76% 0.97% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.07% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 12
10th Percentile £48,750 - £34,500
25th Percentile £52,813 £28,250 £34,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,750 £38,348 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year +53.20% -7.60% -2.35%
75th Percentile £65,000 £45,136 £44,813
90th Percentile £73,750 £51,250 £45,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.65% -6.36% -8.33%

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 North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,172 840 1,173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 88.99% 90.61% 92.73%
Number of salaries quoted 846 704 856
10th Percentile £24,750 £29,150 £25,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% -1.87%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £51,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,547
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Data Security as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in the North East

Data Security
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Security in the North East.

Salary trend for Data Security in the North East

Data Security
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Security in the North East over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Security in the North East

Data Security
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear -18 9 £58,750 +53.20% 1
Durham - 1 - - 2
Data Security
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 North East region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Azure
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Mercurial
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) AWS
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Information Security
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (40.00%) Public Cloud
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (30.00%) DataOps
6 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
7 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
7 1 (10.00%) Social Skills
7 1 (10.00%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (10.00%) Data Management
7 1 (10.00%) Information Management

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Azure
2 7 (70.00%) AWS
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (70.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Influencing Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
1 1 (10.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Application Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Information Governance Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (40.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (60.00%) Information Security
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (30.00%) DataOps
6 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (10.00%) Data Management
7 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
7 1 (10.00%) Information Management
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
7 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft