The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 27 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 12 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.63% 2.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.02% 2.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Median salary £38,750 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Data Protection
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
133 251 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.68% 91.94% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 115 237 265
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Bedford

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Bedford

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection 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.

1 8 (44.44%) Information Security
1 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (44.44%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (38.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Information Governance
5 3 (16.67%) User Stories
5 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 3 (16.67%) CSSLP
5 3 (16.67%) Computer Security
5 3 (16.67%) SANS
5 3 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 3 (16.67%) SSCP
5 3 (16.67%) ISEB
5 3 (16.67%) CISSP
5 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (16.67%) CISA
5 3 (16.67%) CISM

Data Protection
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:

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Automotive
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) IT Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) IT Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) IT Security Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Security Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Security Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) AS400
3 2 (11.11%) iSeries
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Information Security
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (38.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 3 (16.67%) Change Control
4 3 (16.67%) Computer Security
4 3 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) User Stories
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) RPG
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) CEH
2 3 (16.67%) CISA
2 3 (16.67%) CISM
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (16.67%) CSSLP
2 3 (16.67%) GIAC
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) SANS
2 3 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
2 3 (16.67%) SSCP
3 1 (5.56%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Qualys
2 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) Tableau
4 1 (5.56%) VMware