The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 215 219
Rank change year-on-year +25 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 37 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.37% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.42% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 7
Median salary £32,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% +11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £43,596
% change year-on-year -6.00% +14.68%  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4501 5484 5003
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.22% 88.62% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 4255 4137
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £62,500 £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 West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Data Security
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Security in the West Midlands

Data Security
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in the West Midlands

Data Security
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Birmingham +21 29 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Coventry - 5 £42,500 -
Staffordshire +12 1 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £37,500 -
Solihull - 1 £45,000 -
Data Security
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 28 (38.89%) ITIL
2 27 (37.50%) Finance
3 26 (36.11%) Information Security
3 26 (36.11%) ITIL Certification
3 26 (36.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (33.33%) CISSP
4 24 (33.33%) CISA
4 24 (33.33%) CISM
5 23 (31.94%) HTML
5 23 (31.94%) JavaScript
6 22 (30.56%) CSS
7 20 (27.78%) PHP
7 20 (27.78%) jQuery
7 20 (27.78%) Git (software)
8 19 (26.39%) PCI DSS
9 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (20.83%) Cryptography
10 15 (20.83%) Telecoms
10 15 (20.83%) Linux
10 15 (20.83%) Data Centre
11 14 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (19.44%) MVC
12 13 (18.06%) Risk Management
12 13 (18.06%) Scrum
12 13 (18.06%) Sentinel
12 13 (18.06%) Mocha
12 13 (18.06%) Node.js
12 13 (18.06%) Smarty
12 13 (18.06%) IT Governance
12 13 (18.06%) Ruby

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (9.72%) CMS
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Sentinel
2 4 (5.56%) assyst
3 2 (2.78%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) Intranet
2 6 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.78%) ADSL
3 2 (2.78%) BGP-4
3 2 (2.78%) Broadband
3 2 (2.78%) DHCP
3 2 (2.78%) DNS
3 2 (2.78%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) IPsec
3 2 (2.78%) IPv6
3 2 (2.78%) ISDN
3 2 (2.78%) LAN
3 2 (2.78%) MPLS
3 2 (2.78%) OSPF
3 2 (2.78%) PSTN
3 2 (2.78%) SNMP
3 2 (2.78%) SSL
3 2 (2.78%) WAN
3 2 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.78%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Power BI
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.06%) Mocha
3 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (37.50%) Finance
2 15 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 10 (13.89%) Retail
4 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Security Officer
2 22 (30.56%) Developer
3 20 (27.78%) Compliance Officer
3 20 (27.78%) Security Compliance Officer
4 15 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (18.06%) Applications Developer
5 13 (18.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (18.06%) HTML CSS Developer
5 13 (18.06%) HTML Developer
5 13 (18.06%) Information Officer
5 13 (18.06%) Information Security Officer
6 9 (12.50%) Information Security Compliance Officer
7 7 (9.72%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Administrator
9 3 (4.17%) Information Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Technical Support
9 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) HTML
2 22 (30.56%) CSS
3 20 (27.78%) jQuery
4 13 (18.06%) Express
4 13 (18.06%) Node.js
4 13 (18.06%) Pug
4 13 (18.06%) Ruby on Rails
4 13 (18.06%) Smarty
4 13 (18.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (11.11%) .NET
5 8 (11.11%) HTML5
5 8 (11.11%) XML
6 7 (9.72%) Ajax
6 7 (9.72%) SOAP
6 7 (9.72%) Web Services
7 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.78%) 802.1X
8 2 (2.78%) EDI
9 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.72%) e-Learning
4 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
4 7 (9.72%) W3C
5 6 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (5.56%) CESG
6 4 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.78%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.39%) FMCG
8 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.83%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) Android
2 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.94%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) ITIL
2 26 (36.11%) Information Security
3 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.83%) Cryptography
5 14 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (19.44%) MVC
6 13 (18.06%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 13 (18.06%) IT Governance
6 13 (18.06%) Risk Management
6 13 (18.06%) Scrum
7 9 (12.50%) CRM
7 9 (12.50%) Information Assurance
8 7 (9.72%) Content Management
8 7 (9.72%) Data Architecture
8 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
8 7 (9.72%) Web Development
9 6 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 6 (8.33%) Problem Management
10 5 (6.94%) Data Privacy
10 5 (6.94%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) JavaScript
2 20 (27.78%) PHP
3 13 (18.06%) Ruby
4 9 (12.50%) SQL
5 8 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (2.78%) C
7 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.39%) VB
7 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (36.11%) ITIL Certification
2 24 (33.33%) CISA
2 24 (33.33%) CISM
2 24 (33.33%) CISSP
3 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) CCNA
4 2 (2.78%) CCNP
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (36.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (26.39%) PCI DSS
3 13 (18.06%) Cyber Essentials
3 13 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (6.94%) QA
5 4 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (2.78%) Cisco
1 2 (2.78%) Cyberoam
1 2 (2.78%) F5
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle
1 2 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (2.78%) VMware
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.39%) Tableau
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