The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - - 122
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -3.75%
Data Protection Act
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
798 766 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 34.80% 36.67% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 636 568 619
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) ICT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Aerohive Networks