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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 228 230
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 12 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.22% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 21
Median salary £40,000 £42,578 £43,596
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.05% -2.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -6.00% +14.94%  

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 4806 4628 5174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.39% 88.37% 86.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3954 3878 4327
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Wiltshire - 5 £45,000 - 4
Gloucestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Bristol -33 2 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Cornwall - 2 £24,500 -
Data Security
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 19 (51.35%) Information Security
2 16 (43.24%) Cisco
3 14 (37.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (35.14%) Degree
4 13 (35.14%) Firewall
4 13 (35.14%) Security Management
4 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
4 13 (35.14%) Risk Management
4 13 (35.14%) C
5 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
5 12 (32.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
6 11 (29.73%) Network Architecture
6 11 (29.73%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (27.03%) Finance
7 10 (27.03%) Java
7 10 (27.03%) SQL
8 9 (24.32%) Python
8 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (24.32%) Business Continuity
8 9 (24.32%) Incident Management
8 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
9 8 (21.62%) Wireshark
9 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
9 8 (21.62%) Business Development
9 8 (21.62%) Banking
9 8 (21.62%) Data Management
9 8 (21.62%) Legal
9 8 (21.62%) CISM

Data Security
Co-occurring 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 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) SAS
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) Firewall
2 11 (29.73%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (21.62%) Wireshark
4 5 (13.51%) LAN
4 5 (13.51%) Network Security
4 5 (13.51%) SAN
4 5 (13.51%) SNMP
4 5 (13.51%) WAN
4 5 (13.51%) Wireless
5 4 (10.81%) DNS
5 4 (10.81%) HTTPS
5 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.11%) BGP
6 3 (8.11%) DHCP
6 3 (8.11%) FTP
6 3 (8.11%) HTTP
6 3 (8.11%) OSPF
6 3 (8.11%) Telnet
6 3 (8.11%) VLAN
6 3 (8.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.51%) MySQL
4 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
2 10 (27.03%) Finance
3 8 (21.62%) Banking
3 8 (21.62%) Legal
4 5 (13.51%) Electronics
5 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
5 4 (10.81%) Marketing
6 3 (8.11%) Military
7 1 (2.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Consultant
3 8 (21.62%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 8 (21.62%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Security Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Security Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) AWS Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Azure Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Data Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Java Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Solutions Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) CGI
1 5 (13.51%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
2 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.51%) CCTV
4 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.81%) Data Structures
4 4 (10.81%) Replication
5 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.70%) NHS
6 1 (2.70%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
1 8 (21.62%) Unix
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) SUSE
2 5 (13.51%) Windows 2000 Server
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Vista
2 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Information Security
2 13 (35.14%) Risk Management
2 13 (35.14%) Security Management
3 12 (32.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 11 (29.73%) Network Architecture
5 9 (24.32%) Business Continuity
5 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (24.32%) Incident Management
6 8 (21.62%) Business Development
6 8 (21.62%) Data Management
6 8 (21.62%) Information Assurance
6 8 (21.62%) ITIL
6 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
6 8 (21.62%) Reverse Engineering
6 8 (21.62%) Time Management
7 6 (16.22%) IT Strategy
7 6 (16.22%) ITSM
7 6 (16.22%) Service Management
8 5 (13.51%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) C
2 10 (27.03%) Java
2 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Degree
2 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
3 8 (21.62%) CCNP
3 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (21.62%) CISM
3 8 (21.62%) CISSP
3 8 (21.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (21.62%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (21.62%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (13.51%) ISO 22301
4 4 (10.81%) GCP
5 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (13.51%) Backup Exec
3 3 (8.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Cisco
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Sophos
2 6 (16.22%) Symantec
3 5 (13.51%) HP
3 5 (13.51%) VMware
4 4 (10.81%) SAP
5 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.11%) Dell
5 3 (8.11%) Xerox
6 1 (2.70%) Informatica
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle
6 1 (2.70%) Pegasus
6 1 (2.70%) Siebel
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