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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 135 131 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.050% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.18% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £26,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
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
1674 1648 1298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.95% 86.28% 76.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1361 1102
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 £28,517 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 24 December 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) MCP
3 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) SLA
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (50.00%) MCTS
3 4 (50.00%) MCITP
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Extranet
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Messaging Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Governance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (37.50%) EqualLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) CentOS
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCP
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (50.00%) MCTS
1 4 (50.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Apple