The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 126 116 115
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.051% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.41% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Data Protection
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1639 1475 1307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.09% 86.16% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1209 1138
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Bristol

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (25.00%) VLE
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Extranet
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Governance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) VLE
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Apple