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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 120 106 112
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 13 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.78% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.99% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 9
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £40,650 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
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
1668 1513 1501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.78% 78.43% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1338 1310
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 2 July 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 7 (28.00%) Finance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
2 6 (24.00%) Selenium
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) CISSP
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (20.00%) Information Security
3 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (16.00%) CESG
4 4 (16.00%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) Electronics
4 4 (16.00%) SLA
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) UNIX
5 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.00%) EMC
5 3 (12.00%) NetApp
5 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (8.00%) SIEM
6 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (8.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.00%) InDesign
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (4.00%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
1 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.00%) NAS
1 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) DB2
2 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Test Manager
1 5 (20.00%) Consultant
1 5 (20.00%) Test Consultant
1 5 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Problem Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (8.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Head of Service Delivery
3 2 (8.00%) Head of Service Management
3 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Information Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) CESG
2 4 (16.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (8.00%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Wiki
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) VMS
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (20.00%) Information Security
1 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) Process Management
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (8.00%) Security Management
4 2 (8.00%) BCP
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Information Governance
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CISA
3 1 (4.00%) CISM
3 1 (4.00%) CEH
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
2 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (16.00%) SLA
4 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (8.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) NFS
2 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
1 3 (12.00%) EMC
1 3 (12.00%) NetApp
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) Sun
3 1 (4.00%) HP
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Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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London Midland
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