Period
to 2 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 54 57 75
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18 -3
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 25 10 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.15% 1.70% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 1.81% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 46 7 1
Median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +27.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £38,750 £53,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,250 £47,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £56,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year -15.56% +28.57% +9.38%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 576 552 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 95.68% 93.88% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 477 451 586
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Data Security as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Sheffield

Data Security
Salary Trend in Sheffield

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Security in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Data Security in Sheffield

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Security in Sheffield over the 6 months to 2 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Security in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 March 2021, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 23 (92.00%) Windows
1 23 (92.00%) Azure
2 22 (88.00%) DevOps
2 22 (88.00%) EnterpriseDB
2 22 (88.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (88.00%) Migration
2 22 (88.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (8.00%) Compliance Audit
3 2 (8.00%) GDPR
3 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 23 (92.00%) Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Azure Engineer
1 22 (88.00%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (8.00%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Administrator
3 1 (4.00%) Azure Administrator
3 1 (4.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Continuous Integration
1 22 (88.00%) DevOps
1 22 (88.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 22 (88.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Compliance Audit
2 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) GDPR
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) VMware