The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.16% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +28.78%
Data Protection Act
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
96 104 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 55.49% 39.85% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 87 94 127
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Bedford region.

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Bedford

Data Protection Act
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 7 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) SSCP
2 3 (42.86%) CISA
2 3 (42.86%) CISM
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Security+ Certification
2 3 (42.86%) GIAC
2 3 (42.86%) CEH
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Qualys
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Security
2 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 3 (42.86%) CSSLP
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Information Governance
2 3 (42.86%) SANS
2 3 (42.86%) CompTIA Security+

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) IT Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) IT Security Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Security Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) IT Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Security Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Network Support
3 2 (28.57%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 7 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Security
2 3 (42.86%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CEH
1 3 (42.86%) CISA
1 3 (42.86%) CISM
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (42.86%) CSSLP
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) GIAC
1 3 (42.86%) SANS
1 3 (42.86%) Security+ Certification
1 3 (42.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Qualys
1 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds