The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Security
England / South West
Rank 204 230 224
Rank change year-on-year +26 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 25 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.50% 0.38% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.42% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 16
Median salary £50,000 £39,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.38% -10.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,393 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.21% +11.11%  

Data Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4521 5187 5224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.17% 88.91% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 4227 4353
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,804 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Data Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in the South West

Data Security
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Data Security in the South West

Data Security
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in the South West

Data Security
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +6 9 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Gloucestershire +10 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Wiltshire +24 6 £55,000 -
Cornwall - 3 £24,500 - 1
Devon - 1 £24,500 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South West region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 18 (64.29%) Information Security
2 14 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 13 (46.43%) Management Information System
4 12 (42.86%) Security Management
4 12 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (42.86%) Degree
5 11 (39.29%) C
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco
6 9 (32.14%) CISSP
6 9 (32.14%) ITIL
6 9 (32.14%) CISM
6 9 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (32.14%) Legal
6 9 (32.14%) Business Development
6 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
6 9 (32.14%) Business Continuity
6 9 (32.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (32.14%) Time Management
6 9 (32.14%) DV Cleared
6 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
6 9 (32.14%) Information Assurance
6 9 (32.14%) Reverse Engineering
6 9 (32.14%) Network Architecture
6 9 (32.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (28.57%) Banking
7 8 (28.57%) Mathematics
7 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 8 (28.57%) Firewall
7 8 (28.57%) CCNP

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (14.29%) SAS
2 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (28.57%) Firewall
3 5 (17.86%) Network Security
4 3 (10.71%) LAN
4 3 (10.71%) SAN
4 3 (10.71%) SNMP
4 3 (10.71%) WAN
4 3 (10.71%) Wireless
4 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 9 (32.14%) Legal
2 8 (28.57%) Banking
2 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 6 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Consultant
3 8 (28.57%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Security Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Security Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Solutions Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Data Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Information Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Information Security Risk Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Risk Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Support Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) CGI
1 3 (10.71%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Management Information System
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) CCTV
5 1 (3.57%) NHS
5 1 (3.57%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) SUSE
1 3 (10.71%) Unix
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
1 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Vista
1 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Information Security
2 14 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 12 (42.86%) Security Management
4 9 (32.14%) Business Continuity
4 9 (32.14%) Business Development
4 9 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
4 9 (32.14%) Information Assurance
4 9 (32.14%) ITIL
4 9 (32.14%) Network Architecture
4 9 (32.14%) Reverse Engineering
4 9 (32.14%) Time Management
4 9 (32.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 8 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 6 (21.43%) Data Management
7 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (17.86%) Email Filtering
7 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (17.86%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 9 (32.14%) CISM
2 9 (32.14%) CISSP
2 9 (32.14%) DV Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
3 8 (28.57%) CCNP
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (28.57%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (10.71%) ISO22301
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Backup Exec
1 3 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) Sophos
3 3 (10.71%) Symantec
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Informatica
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Pegasus
5 1 (3.57%) Siebel
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