The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 58 93 106
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +13
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 33 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.48% 0.44% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 0.51% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 3
Median salary £49,000 £21,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+127.90% -57.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £42,766
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £52,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Data Protection
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
882 989 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.94% 86.91% 84.78%
Number of salaries quoted 728 746 982
Median salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Data Protection
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 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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 - 11 £50,750 -
Luton - 6 £70,000 -
Dunstable -8 3 £49,000 +127.90%
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 20 (44.44%) Information Security
1 20 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (35.56%) Risk Management
3 15 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (31.11%) Cisco
4 14 (31.11%) Juniper
4 14 (31.11%) Firewall
4 14 (31.11%) VPN
5 13 (28.89%) ISO 9001
6 11 (24.44%) Windows
7 10 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 10 (22.22%) Business Continuity
7 10 (22.22%) Security Patching
8 9 (20.00%) Internal Audit
8 9 (20.00%) SLA
9 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (17.78%) CCNP
9 8 (17.78%) OSPF
9 8 (17.78%) BGP
9 8 (17.78%) EIGRP
9 8 (17.78%) MS Office
9 8 (17.78%) RIP
9 8 (17.78%) VoIP
9 8 (17.78%) SSL
9 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
9 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
9 8 (17.78%) Wireless
9 8 (17.78%) Windows Server

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Office
2 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) Firewall
1 14 (31.11%) VPN
2 8 (17.78%) BGP
2 8 (17.78%) EIGRP
2 8 (17.78%) HSRP
2 8 (17.78%) OSPF
2 8 (17.78%) RIP
2 8 (17.78%) SSL
2 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
2 8 (17.78%) VoIP
2 8 (17.78%) Wireless
3 7 (15.56%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (15.56%) DWDM
3 7 (15.56%) MPLS
3 7 (15.56%) Network Security
3 7 (15.56%) VRRP
4 6 (13.33%) Junos
4 6 (13.33%) LAN
4 6 (13.33%) VPLS
4 6 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
1 4 (8.89%) Legal
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Compliance Officer
2 10 (22.22%) Data Compliance Officer
3 8 (17.78%) Network Specialist
4 6 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 6 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 6 (13.33%) Network Support
4 6 (13.33%) Network Support Specialist
4 6 (13.33%) Operational Support Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Operations Support Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Support Specialist
5 5 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Developer
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Middleware
2 5 (11.11%) .NET
3 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.44%) WCF
5 2 (4.44%) Web Services
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (2.22%) CSS
6 1 (2.22%) CSS3
6 1 (2.22%) HTML
6 1 (2.22%) HTML5
6 1 (2.22%) jQuery
6 1 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.89%) User Experience
5 3 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.22%) iPad
6 1 (2.22%) PKI
6 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.33%) Linux
4 6 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.33%) Windows 10
4 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Information Security
2 16 (35.56%) Risk Management
3 10 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 10 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 10 (22.22%) Security Patching
4 9 (20.00%) Internal Audit
5 8 (17.78%) High Availability
6 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.56%) Data Security
6 7 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (15.56%) ITIL
6 7 (15.56%) Network Design
6 7 (15.56%) Network Management
6 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
7 6 (13.33%) Workflow
8 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.11%) MVC
8 5 (11.11%) Scrum
8 5 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (8.89%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) C
3 5 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) CCNP
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.33%) MCDST
2 6 (13.33%) MCP
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.89%) CBAP
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 4 (8.89%) ISEB
4 1 (2.22%) CISA
4 1 (2.22%) CISM
4 1 (2.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (28.89%) ISO 9001
3 9 (20.00%) SLA
4 7 (15.56%) PCI DSS
5 4 (8.89%) COBIT
6 3 (6.67%) ISO27005
7 1 (2.22%) ISO27002
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) HP NNM
2 6 (13.33%) FortiGate
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 6 (13.33%) SCDPM
2 6 (13.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.11%) Cisco
2 14 (31.11%) Juniper
3 8 (17.78%) F5
4 7 (15.56%) HP
4 7 (15.56%) VMware
5 6 (13.33%) Dell
5 6 (13.33%) Intel Security
5 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.22%) Qualys
6 1 (2.22%) Twitter