The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 114 126 138
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 26 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.17% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.51% 0.34% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -37.14%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
Data Protection Act
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1037 583 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.73% 30.72% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 687 466 736
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Birmingham

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 36 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 25 (69.44%) Risk Management
2 25 (69.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (58.33%) Information Security
4 20 (55.56%) CISM
5 19 (52.78%) PCI DSS
6 18 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 18 (50.00%) CISSP
7 17 (47.22%) Information Security Management
7 17 (47.22%) Security Management
8 16 (44.44%) ISMS
9 15 (41.67%) RMADS
9 15 (41.67%) Information Assurance
9 15 (41.67%) Management Information System
9 15 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
10 14 (38.89%) CEH
10 14 (38.89%) Penetration Testing
10 14 (38.89%) CISMP
10 14 (38.89%) Dynamics AX
10 14 (38.89%) Sentinel
10 14 (38.89%) CRM
10 14 (38.89%) E-Commerce
10 14 (38.89%) ERP
10 14 (38.89%) IT Governance
10 14 (38.89%) Data Centre
10 14 (38.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
10 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
10 14 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (38.89%) CRISC

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (38.89%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (38.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
1 11 (30.56%) Retail
2 4 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Information Manager
2 12 (33.33%) Security Manager
3 8 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Information Assurance Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Information Officer
4 6 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
4 6 (16.67%) Security Officer
5 4 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 4 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 14 (38.89%) Data Centre
3 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) CESG
4 1 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 25 (69.44%) Risk Management
3 21 (58.33%) Information Security
4 18 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 17 (47.22%) Information Security Management
5 17 (47.22%) Security Management
6 16 (44.44%) ISMS
7 15 (41.67%) Information Assurance
7 15 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (38.89%) CRM
8 14 (38.89%) E-Commerce
8 14 (38.89%) ERP
8 14 (38.89%) IT Governance
8 14 (38.89%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (30.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 11 (30.56%) Coaching
9 11 (30.56%) KYC
9 11 (30.56%) People Management
9 11 (30.56%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) CISM
2 18 (50.00%) CISSP
3 14 (38.89%) CEH
3 14 (38.89%) CISMP
3 14 (38.89%) CRISC
3 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.78%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (69.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (52.78%) PCI DSS
3 15 (41.67%) RMADS
4 14 (38.89%) GPG13
4 14 (38.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.78%) Mercator
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