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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 209 218 219
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 9 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Median salary £75,000 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +62.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
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
1706 2018 2181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.07% 39.81% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1358 1461
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £73,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire 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 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 30 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Reading +15 2 £52,500 -30.00%
Slough +9 2 £85,000 +47.82%
Data Protection Act
South East

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 20 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 15 (75.00%) Information Security
3 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (55.00%) PCI DSS
5 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 9 (45.00%) CISM
6 9 (45.00%) CISSP
7 8 (40.00%) Degree
7 8 (40.00%) Legal
8 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
8 7 (35.00%) ISACA
8 7 (35.00%) Compliance Audit
9 6 (30.00%) Records Management
9 6 (30.00%) Information Management
9 6 (30.00%) Finance
10 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (20.00%) Security Testing
10 4 (20.00%) ISMS
10 4 (20.00%) Retail
10 4 (20.00%) Wireless
10 4 (20.00%) IPsec
10 4 (20.00%) Firewall
10 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
10 4 (20.00%) Data Security
10 4 (20.00%) Security Management
10 4 (20.00%) IIS
10 4 (20.00%) LAN
10 4 (20.00%) WAN
10 4 (20.00%) VPN
10 4 (20.00%) SSL

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) IPsec
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
1 4 (20.00%) VPN
1 4 (20.00%) WAN
1 4 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (10.00%) MS Access
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
General
1 8 (40.00%) Legal
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 4 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Automotive
4 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Information Manager
1 9 (45.00%) Information Security Manager
1 9 (45.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Security Officer
3 4 (20.00%) Information Officer
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Officer
5 2 (10.00%) Information Services Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Service Security Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) IT Security Officer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 15 (75.00%) Information Security
3 7 (35.00%) Compliance Audit
3 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (30.00%) Information Management
4 6 (30.00%) Records Management
5 4 (20.00%) Data Security
5 4 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 4 (20.00%) ISMS
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) SDLC
5 4 (20.00%) Security Management
5 4 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 4 (20.00%) SIEM
5 4 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) Threat Management
5 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (15.00%) Analytics
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CISM
1 9 (45.00%) CISSP
2 8 (40.00%) Degree
3 7 (35.00%) ISACA
4 4 (20.00%) IISP
5 2 (10.00%) CISA
5 2 (10.00%) CISMP
5 2 (10.00%) CRISC
5 2 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (55.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Minitab
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle