The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 74 93 101
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.41% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 0.51% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Data Protection Act
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
283 394 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.45% 41.00% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 248 334 342
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bedford - 3 £35,000 - 1
Data Protection Act
East of England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 6 (50.00%) Data Security
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Qualys
5 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
5 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (25.00%) CEH
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) CISSP
5 3 (25.00%) Middleware
5 3 (25.00%) SSCP
5 3 (25.00%) CISA
5 3 (25.00%) CISM
5 3 (25.00%) Workflow
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (25.00%) GIAC
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (25.00%) Internal Audit
5 3 (25.00%) IT Audit
5 3 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Compliance Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Compliance Officer
2 3 (25.00%) Data Compliance Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Data Compliance Officer
2 3 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Security Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (50.00%) Data Security
4 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (25.00%) Change Control
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
4 3 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 3 (25.00%) Internal Audit
4 3 (25.00%) IT Audit
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (25.00%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) IT Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CEH
1 3 (25.00%) CISA
1 3 (25.00%) CISM
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
1 3 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (25.00%) CSSLP
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) GIAC
1 3 (25.00%) SANS
1 3 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
1 3 (25.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (25.00%) ISO27005
3 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (8.33%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Qualys
1 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds