The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills 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 over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 134 206 176
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -30
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 75 13 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.50% 0.23% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 0.30% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 67 12 41
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -38.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
Data Protection
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4026 4280 4143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.62% 76.99% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2994 2911 3223
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Berkshire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Data Protection
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
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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 +23 31 £60,000 +77.77% 4
Maidenhead +26 18 £18,000 -74.28%
Slough +1 8 £33,500 +67.50% 1
Wokingham -8 2 £40,000 +37.93%
Newbury - 2 £24,500 -
Data Protection
South East

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Data Protection 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.

1 35 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (27.20%) Data Protection Act
3 32 (25.60%) Finance
3 32 (25.60%) Information Security
4 25 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 25 (20.00%) Cyber Security
5 24 (19.20%) ITIL
6 23 (18.40%) Microsoft
6 23 (18.40%) Security Management
7 22 (17.60%) Information Security Management
7 22 (17.60%) SC Cleared
7 22 (17.60%) Security Cleared
8 20 (16.00%) CISSP
9 16 (12.80%) Firewall
10 15 (12.00%) ISMS
11 14 (11.20%) Telecoms
11 14 (11.20%) Windows
12 12 (9.60%) CISM
12 12 (9.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (8.80%) MS Office
13 11 (8.80%) Matrix Management
14 10 (8.00%) Law
14 10 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (7.20%) Identity Management
15 9 (7.20%) CSS
15 9 (7.20%) HTML
15 9 (7.20%) SQL
15 9 (7.20%) Risk Management
15 9 (7.20%) PKI

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Data Protection 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.40%) Lync
3 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.40%) IIS
3 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.40%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.80%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (8.80%) MS Office
2 8 (6.40%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.00%) MS Project
4 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.80%) Firewall
2 8 (6.40%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.40%) DNS
3 3 (2.40%) WAN
3 3 (2.40%) Intranet
3 3 (2.40%) Extranet
4 1 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.80%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.80%) DHCP
4 1 (0.80%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.40%) MS Access
3 2 (1.60%) Big Data
3 2 (1.60%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.80%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.60%) Selenium
3 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.80%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (25.60%) Finance
2 14 (11.20%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.00%) Law
4 8 (6.40%) Retail
5 7 (5.60%) Advertising
5 7 (5.60%) Banking
6 3 (2.40%) Billing
7 2 (1.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.80%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (32.00%) Consultant
2 24 (19.20%) Security Consultant
3 21 (16.80%) Security Manager
4 17 (13.60%) Analyst
5 11 (8.80%) Developer
6 10 (8.00%) Graduate
6 10 (8.00%) Architect
6 10 (8.00%) IT Consultant
6 10 (8.00%) Administrator
6 10 (8.00%) IT Security Consultant
6 10 (8.00%) Security Architect
6 10 (8.00%) Data Protection Officer
7 9 (7.20%) Information Manager
7 9 (7.20%) Information Security Manager
8 7 (5.60%) IT Administrator
8 7 (5.60%) Security Administrator
8 7 (5.60%) IT Security Administrator
8 7 (5.60%) Security Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.60%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.20%) HTML
1 9 (7.20%) CSS
2 8 (6.40%) .NET
3 7 (5.60%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.60%) jQuery
3 7 (5.60%) HTML5
3 7 (5.60%) CSS3
3 7 (5.60%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.60%) XML
6 1 (0.80%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.80%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.80%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (27.20%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (7.20%) PKI
3 8 (6.40%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.60%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (4.00%) CESG
6 4 (3.20%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.60%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.60%) iPhone
9 1 (0.80%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.80%) Social Media
9 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.80%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.80%) BYOD
9 1 (0.80%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.20%) Windows
2 12 (9.60%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (7.20%) Windows 8
5 6 (4.80%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.60%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.80%) Solaris
8 1 (0.80%) Linux
8 1 (0.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.60%) Information Security
2 25 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 24 (19.20%) ITIL
4 23 (18.40%) Security Management
5 22 (17.60%) Information Security Management
6 15 (12.00%) ISMS
7 11 (8.80%) Matrix Management
8 9 (7.20%) Risk Management
8 9 (7.20%) Identity Management
9 8 (6.40%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (6.40%) Business Continuity
9 8 (6.40%) SIEM
9 8 (6.40%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.60%) MVC
10 7 (5.60%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.80%) Security Architecture
11 6 (4.80%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (4.80%) SDLC
12 5 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.20%) SQL
2 8 (6.40%) C#
3 7 (5.60%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.40%) VBA
5 2 (1.60%) Java
6 1 (0.80%) PHP
6 1 (0.80%) Python
6 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (17.60%) SC Cleared
1 22 (17.60%) Security Cleared
2 20 (16.00%) CISSP
3 12 (9.60%) CISM
4 8 (6.40%) CISA
5 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.60%) PCI QSA
6 6 (4.80%) Degree
7 5 (4.00%) CITP
8 4 (3.20%) CISMP
8 4 (3.20%) MBCS
9 2 (1.60%) MCP
10 1 (0.80%) GIAC
10 1 (0.80%) GCIA
10 1 (0.80%) GCIH
10 1 (0.80%) ISSEP
10 1 (0.80%) ISACA
10 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.60%) BS25999
4 4 (3.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.40%) SLA
5 3 (2.40%) QA
6 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.80%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (5.60%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.40%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (2.40%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.80%) Snort
5 1 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.80%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (4.80%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (4.00%) SCOM
3 2 (1.60%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.60%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.60%) SCDPM
3 2 (1.60%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.60%) SCSM
3 2 (1.60%) SCCM
4 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (18.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.80%) McAfee
3 4 (3.20%) VMware
4 3 (2.40%) Cisco
5 2 (1.60%) Avaya
5 2 (1.60%) SAP
5 2 (1.60%) Symantec
6 1 (0.80%) Sage
6 1 (0.80%) IBM
6 1 (0.80%) Citrix
6 1 (0.80%) Huawei
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45k + Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago