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

Data Loss Prevention
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 758 806 889
Rank change year-on-year +48 +83  
Permanent jobs citing Data Loss Prevention 116 141 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 98 124 76
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,950 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £74,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09%  

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 79702 87753 97622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.97% 88.01%
Number of salaries quoted 64312 73316 79772
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 £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 22 June 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 22 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
England +37 109 £60,000 +20.00% 10
London +49 69 £65,000 +18.18% 4
South East +25 18 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Reading +15 13 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Berkshire +11 13 £60,000 +20.00% 1
East of England +10 11 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 9 £50,000 -
Luton - 8 £50,000 -
West Midlands +5 4 £52,500 +16.02%
Surrey +43 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire +18 3 £57,500 +27.77%
City of London +15 3 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Glasgow +9 3 £37,000 -9.20% 1
Scotland +8 3 £37,000 -9.20% 1
Yorkshire +6 3 £57,500 +27.77%
North West -42 3 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Worcestershire - 3 - -
Croydon - 3 - -
Malvern - 3 - -
Kent +10 2 £65,000 +8.33%
Essex -1 2 £65,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £65,000 - 1
Southwark - 2 £28,500 -
Woking - 2 - -
Bradford - 2 £57,500 -
East Midlands +21 1 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Brentwood +6 1 - -
Northampton +3 1 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Northamptonshire +1 1 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Coventry -4 1 £52,500 +2.94%

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 131 (53.69%) Information Security
2 110 (45.08%) CISSP
3 106 (43.44%) Firewall
3 106 (43.44%) Cybersecurity
4 89 (36.48%) CISM
5 87 (35.66%) SIEM
6 75 (30.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 72 (29.51%) Windows
8 69 (28.28%) Linux
9 68 (27.87%) Data Protection
10 60 (24.59%) Penetration Testing
10 60 (24.59%) Windows Server
11 57 (23.36%) Security Operations
12 56 (22.95%) Active Directory
13 50 (20.49%) TCP/IP
13 50 (20.49%) Finance
14 49 (20.08%) ITIL
14 49 (20.08%) Vulnerability Management
14 49 (20.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 47 (19.26%) Identity Access Management
16 43 (17.62%) Network Security
16 43 (17.62%) Security Architecture
17 42 (17.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
18 40 (16.39%) Symantec
18 40 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
19 37 (15.16%) DRM
20 34 (13.93%) Data Protection Act
21 29 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
21 29 (11.89%) PCI DSS
21 29 (11.89%) Risk Management

Data Loss Prevention
Co-occurring 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 16 (6.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (1.64%) IBM Domino
2 4 (1.64%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.23%) Office 365
3 3 (1.23%) SaaS
4 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 106 (43.44%) Firewall
2 50 (20.49%) TCP/IP
3 43 (17.62%) Network Security
4 20 (8.20%) LAN
5 15 (6.15%) VPN
6 14 (5.74%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (4.10%) DNS
7 10 (4.10%) WAN
8 9 (3.69%) Internet
8 9 (3.69%) SMTP
9 8 (3.28%) MPLS
9 8 (3.28%) VoIP
10 7 (2.87%) DHCP
10 7 (2.87%) SSL
11 6 (2.46%) HTTP
11 6 (2.46%) SAN
11 6 (2.46%) SNMP
11 6 (2.46%) Wireless
12 5 (2.05%) BGP
12 5 (2.05%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.41%) GIS
Development Applications
1 20 (8.20%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.82%) Ant
2 2 (0.82%) Artifactory
2 2 (0.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.82%) JIRA
2 2 (0.82%) Maven
2 2 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.82%) Subversion
2 2 (0.82%) Vagrant
General
1 50 (20.49%) Finance
2 22 (9.02%) Banking
3 16 (6.56%) Marketing
4 4 (1.64%) Advertising
4 4 (1.64%) Legal
4 4 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (0.41%) Automotive
5 1 (0.41%) Law
5 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (23.77%) Security Manager
2 46 (18.85%) Analyst
3 42 (17.21%) Consultant
3 42 (17.21%) Security Engineer
4 40 (16.39%) Security Analyst
5 37 (15.16%) IT Engineer
5 37 (15.16%) IT Security Engineer
6 32 (13.11%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 26 (10.66%) Data Consultant
8 21 (8.61%) IT Manager
9 20 (8.20%) IT Security Manager
10 19 (7.79%) Senior Manager
11 16 (6.56%) Software Engineer
12 14 (5.74%) Information Analyst
12 14 (5.74%) Information Security Analyst
13 13 (5.33%) Architect
13 13 (5.33%) IT Analyst
13 13 (5.33%) IT Security Analyst
13 13 (5.33%) Junior
14 12 (4.92%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.20%) Ajax
1 20 (8.20%) CSS
1 20 (8.20%) HTML
2 6 (2.46%) SailPoint
3 5 (2.05%) Web Services
4 2 (0.82%) JSON
5 1 (0.41%) SAML
5 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.93%) Data Protection Act
2 17 (6.97%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.74%) Cybercrime
4 11 (4.51%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.87%) Cyber Attack
5 7 (2.87%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (2.05%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.64%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.64%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.64%) PKI
7 4 (1.64%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.23%) CESG
8 3 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.82%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.82%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (0.82%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.82%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.41%) Clustering
10 1 (0.41%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 72 (29.51%) Windows
2 69 (28.28%) Linux
3 60 (24.59%) Windows Server
4 28 (11.48%) Apple iOS
4 28 (11.48%) Mac OS X
5 9 (3.69%) Unix
6 2 (0.82%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (53.69%) Information Security
2 106 (43.44%) Cybersecurity
3 87 (35.66%) SIEM
4 68 (27.87%) Data Protection
5 60 (24.59%) Penetration Testing
6 57 (23.36%) Security Operations
7 49 (20.08%) ITIL
7 49 (20.08%) Vulnerability Management
7 49 (20.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 47 (19.26%) Identity Access Management
9 43 (17.62%) Security Architecture
10 40 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (15.16%) DRM
12 29 (11.89%) Risk Management
13 27 (11.07%) SDLC
14 24 (9.84%) Data Security
14 24 (9.84%) Software Engineering
15 22 (9.02%) Kalman Filter
15 22 (9.02%) Scrum
16 21 (8.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.25%) Java
2 22 (9.02%) C++
3 20 (8.20%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.64%) C
5 2 (0.82%) Groovy
5 2 (0.82%) PHP
6 1 (0.41%) AWK
6 1 (0.41%) BeanShell
6 1 (0.41%) C#
6 1 (0.41%) Perl
6 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.41%) Python
6 1 (0.41%) SQL
6 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 110 (45.08%) CISSP
2 89 (36.48%) CISM
3 29 (11.89%) CISA
4 24 (9.84%) Degree
4 24 (9.84%) Security Cleared
5 23 (9.43%) SC Cleared
6 19 (7.79%) ISEB
7 8 (3.28%) GIAC
8 7 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (2.46%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 6 (2.46%) CCSP
10 5 (2.05%) CEH
10 5 (2.05%) GISF
10 5 (2.05%) GSEC
11 4 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (1.64%) CISMP
12 3 (1.23%) CompTIA Security+
12 3 (1.23%) SANS
12 3 (1.23%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (30.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (17.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 29 (11.89%) PCI DSS
4 9 (3.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.46%) GDPR
6 5 (2.05%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (1.64%) COBIT
8 3 (1.23%) COSO
8 3 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 2 (0.82%) FISMA
9 2 (0.82%) NIST 800
9 2 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (22.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.87%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.05%) vSphere
5 2 (0.82%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (3.28%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (2.46%) Nessus
2 6 (2.46%) SCCM
3 4 (1.64%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.82%) Ansible
4 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.82%) Puppet
4 2 (0.82%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.41%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (16.39%) Symantec
2 28 (11.48%) Apple
3 22 (9.02%) McAfee
4 14 (5.74%) Cisco
5 11 (4.51%) Forcepoint
6 9 (3.69%) Microsoft
7 8 (3.28%) VMware
8 7 (2.87%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.87%) Palo Alto
8 7 (2.87%) Qualys
8 7 (2.87%) Splunk
9 6 (2.46%) Citrix
9 6 (2.46%) CyberArk
10 5 (2.05%) Aveksa
11 4 (1.64%) IBM
11 4 (1.64%) Lotus
12 3 (1.23%) Intel
13 2 (0.82%) ArcSight
13 2 (0.82%) HP
13 2 (0.82%) Juniper
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