The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 110 110 103
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 17 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.78% 0.98% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.24% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 4
Average salary £42,500 £62,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +45.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,375 £44,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -10.52%
Data Protection
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1680 1693 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.38% 79.00% 71.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1508 1029
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Birmingham

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (30.00%) Change Management
2 9 (30.00%) Replication
3 8 (26.67%) Information Security
3 8 (26.67%) SLA
3 8 (26.67%) SAN
3 8 (26.67%) NetApp
3 8 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (23.33%) Finance
5 6 (20.00%) Symantec
5 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (20.00%) Cisco
5 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (20.00%) Legal
5 6 (20.00%) Migration
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
5 6 (20.00%) Change Control
6 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 5 (16.67%) Citrix
6 5 (16.67%) ITIL
6 5 (16.67%) VMware
7 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 4 (13.33%) CRM
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (13.33%) Release Management

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (10.00%) Lync
5 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Legal
3 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 6 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) CRM Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Data Centre Team Leader
5 3 (10.00%) Messaging Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Messaging Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Backup Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) SCCM Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Security Tester
7 1 (3.33%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Storage Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Replication
2 8 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (10.00%) Clustering
5 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
5 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.33%) Statistics
6 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (3.33%) NHS
6 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Change Management
2 8 (26.67%) Information Security
2 8 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Change Control
4 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 5 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) CRM
5 4 (13.33%) Release Management
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.33%) High Availability
8 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) MCSE
4 2 (6.67%) MCITP
4 2 (6.67%) MCTS
5 1 (3.33%) CEH
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) CISSP
5 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (6.67%) UAG
5 1 (3.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
1 4 (13.33%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) MOM
2 2 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (6.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (6.67%) SCDPM
2 2 (6.67%) SCOrch
2 2 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) NetApp
3 6 (20.00%) Symantec
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
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