The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Data Loss Prevention skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Loss Prevention over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Loss Prevention
UK
Rank 734 846 883
Rank change year-on-year +112 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Data Loss Prevention 126 110 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.12% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 107 80 58
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,750 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,500 £49,375
% change year-on-year +20.87% -7.84%  

Data Loss Prevention 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74757 91546 92626
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.05% 88.56% 87.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61406 75741 74931
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Loss Prevention
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Loss Prevention in the UK

Data Loss Prevention
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Loss Prevention.

Salary trend for Data Loss Prevention in the UK

Data Loss Prevention
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Loss Prevention over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Loss Prevention in the UK

Data Loss Prevention
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Loss Prevention within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +115 103 £65,000 +36.84% 14
London +109 63 £70,000 +43.58% 7
South East +57 19 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Berkshire +35 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Reading +40 13 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Scotland +33 10 £50,000 +9.89% 1
Glasgow +27 9 £48,750 -18.75% 1
West Midlands +29 7 £40,000 - 3
Southwark - 5 £27,500 -
South West - 5 £55,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 £55,000 -
Surrey +38 3 - - 2
Coventry +18 3 £40,000 -21.56% 2
North West -21 3 £65,000 +30.00%
Worcestershire - 3 £100,000 -
Malvern - 3 £100,000 -
Hampshire +33 2 £70,000 -
West Yorkshire +25 2 £41,250 +10.00%
Leeds +18 2 £41,250 +10.00%
Yorkshire +14 2 £41,250 +10.00%
Leatherhead - 2 - - 1
City of London +42 1 £87,500 +84.21% 2
Birmingham +8 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Edinburgh +6 1 £72,500 +45.00%
Cheshire +6 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Manchester -20 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Bracknell - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £32,500 -
Aldershot - 1 £70,000 -
Guildford - 1 - -

Data Loss Prevention
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Data Loss Prevention also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Data Loss Prevention.

1 171 (53.94%) Information Security
2 142 (44.79%) CISSP
3 124 (39.12%) SIEM
3 124 (39.12%) Cybersecurity
4 118 (37.22%) CISM
5 111 (35.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 97 (30.60%) Linux
7 84 (26.50%) Firewall
8 73 (23.03%) Windows
8 73 (23.03%) Data Protection
9 71 (22.40%) Active Directory
10 68 (21.45%) Identity Access Management
11 67 (21.14%) Penetration Testing
12 64 (20.19%) Network Security
13 63 (19.87%) Risk Management
14 60 (18.93%) ITIL
15 58 (18.30%) PCI DSS
16 57 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
17 56 (17.67%) Security Operations
18 50 (15.77%) Windows Server
19 49 (15.46%) Vulnerability Management
19 49 (15.46%) CISA
20 47 (14.83%) Finance
21 44 (13.88%) Microsoft
22 43 (13.56%) Java
23 42 (13.25%) Management Information System
23 42 (13.25%) Security Architecture
24 41 (12.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
25 40 (12.62%) Data Security
26 35 (11.04%) Symantec

Data Loss Prevention
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (2.52%) IBM Domino
1 8 (2.52%) IBM Notes
2 6 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.32%) CMS
4 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (10.41%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.73%) MS Office
3 4 (1.26%) MS Project
3 4 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.73%) SaaS
3 12 (3.79%) Office 365
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 84 (26.50%) Firewall
2 64 (20.19%) Network Security
3 33 (10.41%) TCP/IP
4 21 (6.62%) LDAP
5 19 (5.99%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (3.47%) SMTP
7 10 (3.15%) Internet
7 10 (3.15%) LAN
7 10 (3.15%) VPN
8 8 (2.52%) tcpdump
8 8 (2.52%) Wireshark
9 6 (1.89%) Cisco Wireless
9 6 (1.89%) ISDN
9 6 (1.89%) PABX
9 6 (1.89%) SAN
9 6 (1.89%) Wireless
9 6 (1.89%) WLAN
10 5 (1.58%) DNS
10 5 (1.58%) MPLS
10 5 (1.58%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.58%) Big Data
2 3 (0.95%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.32%) GIS
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (6.94%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.63%) Ant
3 2 (0.63%) Artifactory
3 2 (0.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.63%) JIRA
3 2 (0.63%) Maven
3 2 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (0.63%) Subversion
3 2 (0.63%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (14.83%) Finance
2 22 (6.94%) Retail
3 15 (4.73%) Banking
4 7 (2.21%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.21%) Marketing
5 5 (1.58%) Advertising
6 4 (1.26%) French Language
6 4 (1.26%) German Language
6 4 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.95%) Publishing
8 2 (0.63%) Front Office
8 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.63%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.32%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 77 (24.29%) Analyst
2 65 (20.50%) Security Manager
3 61 (19.24%) Security Analyst
4 54 (17.03%) Consultant
5 47 (14.83%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 35 (11.04%) Senior Analyst
7 31 (9.78%) Security Engineer
8 28 (8.83%) Senior Security Analyst
9 27 (8.52%) Data Consultant
9 27 (8.52%) IT Manager
10 26 (8.20%) IT Security Manager
11 23 (7.26%) Security Consultant
12 20 (6.31%) Senior Manager
13 18 (5.68%) Architect
13 18 (5.68%) Security Specialist
14 17 (5.36%) Applications Manager
14 17 (5.36%) Cybersecurity Analyst
15 16 (5.05%) Data Analyst
16 13 (4.10%) Information Analyst
16 13 (4.10%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.26%) SailPoint
2 22 (6.94%) Ajax
2 22 (6.94%) CSS
2 22 (6.94%) HTML
3 20 (6.31%) XML
4 7 (2.21%) Web Services
5 2 (0.63%) JSON
6 1 (0.32%) Middleware
6 1 (0.32%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.25%) Management Information System
2 26 (8.20%) Data Protection Act
2 26 (8.20%) PKI
3 25 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (6.62%) Cyber Attack
5 11 (3.47%) Security Operations Centre
6 10 (3.15%) Cybercrime
7 8 (2.52%) Fat Client
7 8 (2.52%) Thin Client
8 7 (2.21%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.21%) Replication
9 6 (1.89%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.89%) CCTV
9 6 (1.89%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.89%) RSA SecurID
10 5 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.26%) Cyber Defence
12 3 (0.95%) CESG
12 3 (0.95%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.95%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 97 (30.60%) Linux
2 73 (23.03%) Windows
3 50 (15.77%) Windows Server
4 31 (9.78%) Apple iOS
4 31 (9.78%) Mac OS X
5 18 (5.68%) Unix
6 6 (1.89%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.95%) Android
7 3 (0.95%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.63%) AIX
8 2 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (53.94%) Information Security
2 124 (39.12%) Cybersecurity
2 124 (39.12%) SIEM
3 73 (23.03%) Data Protection
4 68 (21.45%) Identity Access Management
5 67 (21.14%) Penetration Testing
6 63 (19.87%) Risk Management
7 60 (18.93%) ITIL
8 57 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
9 56 (17.67%) Security Operations
10 49 (15.46%) Vulnerability Management
11 42 (13.25%) Security Architecture
12 41 (12.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 40 (12.62%) Data Security
14 30 (9.46%) Digital Forensics
15 29 (9.15%) DRM
16 28 (8.83%) Presales
17 27 (8.52%) Information Security Management
17 27 (8.52%) SDLC
17 27 (8.52%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (13.56%) Java
2 32 (10.09%) SQL
3 22 (6.94%) C++
3 22 (6.94%) JavaScript
4 20 (6.31%) BeanShell
5 5 (1.58%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.26%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.95%) C
7 3 (0.95%) Perl
8 2 (0.63%) Groovy
8 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.32%) AWK
9 1 (0.32%) Formula Language
9 1 (0.32%) LotusScript
9 1 (0.32%) PHP
9 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 142 (44.79%) CISSP
2 118 (37.22%) CISM
3 49 (15.46%) CISA
4 33 (10.41%) Security Cleared
5 27 (8.52%) SC Cleared
6 24 (7.57%) Degree
7 19 (5.99%) ISEB
8 13 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (3.47%) PCI QSA
10 10 (3.15%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 10 (3.15%) CEH
11 9 (2.84%) CCSP
12 8 (2.52%) GIAC
13 7 (2.21%) SSCP
14 6 (1.89%) CLAS
14 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (1.58%) DV Cleared
15 5 (1.58%) OSCP
16 4 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
17 3 (0.95%) GCFE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (35.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (18.30%) PCI DSS
3 14 (4.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (3.15%) GDPR
5 8 (2.52%) GPG13
6 4 (1.26%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (1.26%) QA
7 2 (0.63%) FISMA
7 2 (0.63%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.32%) EMIR
8 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (22.40%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.89%) vSphere
4 4 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.63%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (4.73%) McAfee ePO
1 15 (4.73%) SCCM
2 8 (2.52%) Nessus
2 8 (2.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (2.21%) SCOM
4 6 (1.89%) CA Single Sign-On
4 6 (1.89%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.26%) WSUS
6 2 (0.63%) Ansible
6 2 (0.63%) CSIRT
6 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (13.88%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.04%) Symantec
3 32 (10.09%) Apple
4 26 (8.20%) Intel Security
5 11 (3.47%) Cisco
5 11 (3.47%) Citrix
5 11 (3.47%) VMware
6 10 (3.15%) CA Agile Central
6 10 (3.15%) Palo Alto
6 10 (3.15%) Splunk
7 8 (2.52%) HP
7 8 (2.52%) IBM
7 8 (2.52%) Lotus
8 7 (2.21%) Aveksa
8 7 (2.21%) CyberArk
9 6 (1.89%) 3PAR
9 6 (1.89%) Barracuda Networks
9 6 (1.89%) F5
9 6 (1.89%) Juniper
9 6 (1.89%) Veeam
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