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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 175 178 178
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 48 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 0.84% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.08% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 34 40
Average salary £60,000 £53,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +16.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,425 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
4544 4434 3925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.51% 77.44% 75.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3293 3240 3021
Average salary £52,500 £48,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% +5.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 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 31 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
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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 -22 23 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £26,000 -
Bracknell +4 2 £70,000 -6.66%
Slough +9 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Data Protection
South East

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 38 (65.52%) Data Protection Act
2 24 (41.38%) Information Security
3 23 (39.66%) Finance
4 22 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (36.21%) Cyber Security
6 20 (34.48%) Security Cleared
6 20 (34.48%) PCI DSS
6 20 (34.48%) SC Cleared
7 19 (32.76%) Information Security Management
7 19 (32.76%) Security Management
8 17 (29.31%) ITIL
8 17 (29.31%) ISMS
9 13 (22.41%) Matrix Management
10 10 (17.24%) CISSP
11 8 (13.79%) Retail
11 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
11 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
12 6 (10.34%) Firewall
12 6 (10.34%) CESG
12 6 (10.34%) CESG CLAS
12 6 (10.34%) Advertising
13 5 (8.62%) Security Architecture
13 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
13 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
13 5 (8.62%) HTML
13 5 (8.62%) Analytics
14 4 (6.90%) MailChimp
14 4 (6.90%) User Experience
14 4 (6.90%) SQL
14 4 (6.90%) CSS

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.72%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.72%) Frame Relay
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) MS Access
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (39.66%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.79%) Retail
3 6 (10.34%) Advertising
4 4 (6.90%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Security Manager
2 15 (25.86%) Analyst
3 11 (18.97%) Systems Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Information Manager
4 10 (17.24%) Information Security Manager
5 7 (12.07%) Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Designer
7 4 (6.90%) Security Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Web Designer
8 3 (5.17%) Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Compliance Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) IT Security Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Security Assurance Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Cyber Security Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) IT Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) HTML
2 4 (6.90%) CSS
2 4 (6.90%) jQuery
3 3 (5.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 38 (65.52%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (10.34%) CESG
2 6 (10.34%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.90%) Social Media
4 4 (6.90%) User Experience
4 4 (6.90%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.45%) PKI
5 2 (3.45%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.72%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.72%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.72%) FMCG
6 1 (1.72%) iPad
6 1 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Information Security
2 21 (36.21%) Cyber Security
3 19 (32.76%) Information Security Management
3 19 (32.76%) Security Management
4 17 (29.31%) ITIL
4 17 (29.31%) ISMS
5 13 (22.41%) Matrix Management
6 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.62%) Security Architecture
7 5 (8.62%) Analytics
8 4 (6.90%) Identity Management
8 4 (6.90%) Web Analytics
8 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.90%) SEO
9 3 (5.17%) Data Management
9 3 (5.17%) Business Transformation
10 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.45%) Business Development
10 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) VBA
3 1 (1.72%) C
3 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) SC Cleared
1 20 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.24%) CISSP
3 4 (6.90%) CISMP
3 4 (6.90%) MBCS
3 4 (6.90%) Degree
3 4 (6.90%) CITP
4 3 (5.17%) CISA
4 3 (5.17%) CISM
5 2 (3.45%) GIAC
5 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) CRISC
6 1 (1.72%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (34.48%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.17%) COBIT
4 2 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.72%) SLA
5 1 (1.72%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.72%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.72%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.72%) SCSM
2 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) SCOM
2 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Adobe
2 4 (6.90%) Google
3 2 (3.45%) Symantec
4 1 (1.72%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) Sun
4 1 (1.72%) Nortel
4 1 (1.72%) Genesys
4 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards