The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 186 216 222
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +6
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 35 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.13% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.94% 0.36% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
Data Protection Act
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1802 1966 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.94% 35.13% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1404 1461
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Berkshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 18 £62,500 - 2
Bracknell - 2 £70,000 -
Slough - 1 £65,000 -
Data Protection Act
South East

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection Act.

1 38 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 20 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (47.37%) PCI DSS
3 18 (47.37%) SC Cleared
3 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
3 18 (47.37%) Information Security Management
3 18 (47.37%) Security Management
3 18 (47.37%) Information Security
4 17 (44.74%) Finance
4 17 (44.74%) ITIL
4 17 (44.74%) Cyber Security
4 17 (44.74%) ISMS
5 13 (34.21%) Matrix Management
6 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
7 7 (18.42%) CISSP
8 6 (15.79%) Advertising
9 4 (10.53%) Firewall
9 4 (10.53%) CESG
9 4 (10.53%) CESG CLAS
9 4 (10.53%) CISMP
9 4 (10.53%) Retail
9 4 (10.53%) MBCS
9 4 (10.53%) CITP
10 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
10 3 (7.89%) Business Transformation
11 2 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (2.63%) Cisco ICM Scripting
12 1 (2.63%) Line Management
12 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Nortel Periphonics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) Frame Relay
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) MS Access
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 6 (15.79%) Advertising
4 4 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Security Manager
2 11 (28.95%) Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Systems Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Information Manager
3 9 (23.68%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Security Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Compliance Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Security Assurance Manager
6 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) CESG
1 4 (10.53%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 18 (47.37%) Information Security Management
2 18 (47.37%) Security Management
2 18 (47.37%) Information Security
3 17 (44.74%) ITIL
3 17 (44.74%) Cyber Security
3 17 (44.74%) ISMS
4 13 (34.21%) Matrix Management
5 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco ICM Scripting
7 1 (2.63%) Line Management
7 1 (2.63%) Project Management
7 1 (2.63%) Information Management
7 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) SC Cleared
1 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) CISSP
3 4 (10.53%) CISMP
3 4 (10.53%) MBCS
3 4 (10.53%) CITP
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (47.37%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco
1 1 (2.63%) Sun
1 1 (2.63%) Nortel
1 1 (2.63%) Genesys
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