Period
to 26 September 2018

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 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
England > South West
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 325 322
Rank change year-on-year +33 -3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 39 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.37% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 34
South West median annual salary £40,132 £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.33% +42.86% -37.78%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £66,500 £69,750 £44,449
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,640 9,455 9,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.20% 91.72% 90.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7,930 7,786 8,229
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,563 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 26 September 2018.

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 6 months to 26 September 2018. 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
Somerset - 9 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire +15 8 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Wiltshire -15 8 £36,382 -12.33% 1
Bristol +12 7 £62,500 +38.89% 3
Dorset -31 1 £42,500 -41.38%
Data Security
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 18 (46.15%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (30.77%) CRM
3 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling
3 11 (28.21%) Statistics
4 10 (25.64%) Degree
4 10 (25.64%) Python
4 10 (25.64%) Data Science
4 10 (25.64%) Mathematics
4 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
5 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 8 (20.51%) SQL
6 8 (20.51%) Driving Licence
7 7 (17.95%) GDPR
7 7 (17.95%) Analytics
7 7 (17.95%) MySQL
7 7 (17.95%) Project Management
7 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
8 6 (15.38%) Finance
8 6 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (15.38%) Scrum
8 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 6 (15.38%) PHP
8 6 (15.38%) OO
8 6 (15.38%) Big Data
9 5 (12.82%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (12.82%) Machine Learning
9 5 (12.82%) Process Improvement
9 5 (12.82%) QA

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 5 (12.82%) Moodle
1 5 (12.82%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.13%) Office 365
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.56%) NFC
2 1 (2.56%) RFID
2 1 (2.56%) SMS
2 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) MySQL
3 6 (15.38%) Big Data
3 6 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (5.13%) GIS
7 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) JDeveloper
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) MSTest
2 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Developer
2 5 (12.82%) Analyst
2 5 (12.82%) Data Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
2 5 (12.82%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Account Executive
3 4 (10.26%) Account Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Security Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Senior Account Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Senior Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Scrum Master
5 2 (5.13%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Functional Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) IT Architect
5 2 (5.13%) IT Security Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) CSS
1 5 (12.82%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.13%) RESTful
4 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.56%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) JSON
4 1 (2.56%) Kendo UI
4 1 (2.56%) Middleware
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.56%) REST
4 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
3 8 (20.51%) Driving Licence
4 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.69%) PKI
7 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
8 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) CRM
2 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling
2 11 (28.21%) Statistics
3 10 (25.64%) Data Science
3 10 (25.64%) Mathematics
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) Analytics
4 7 (17.95%) Project Management
5 6 (15.38%) OO
5 6 (15.38%) Scrum
6 5 (12.82%) Asset Management
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
6 5 (12.82%) Informatics
6 5 (12.82%) Machine Learning
6 5 (12.82%) Operations Research
6 5 (12.82%) Process Improvement
6 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
6 5 (12.82%) Statistical Modelling
6 5 (12.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) Python
2 8 (20.51%) SQL
3 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) PHP
4 4 (10.26%) R
5 3 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) VB6
6 1 (2.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) DBS Check
2 5 (12.82%) Master's Degree
3 3 (7.69%) CISM
3 3 (7.69%) CISSP
4 2 (5.13%) CEH
4 2 (5.13%) CISA
4 2 (5.13%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (5.13%) CSSLP
4 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) GIAC
4 2 (5.13%) SANS
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) SSCP
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) GDPR
2 5 (12.82%) QA
3 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (5.13%) COBIT
4 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
5 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco
3 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
3 2 (5.13%) Juniper
3 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.56%) Informatica
4 1 (2.56%) Siebel
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau
4 1 (2.56%) Telerik