The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 92 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 11 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.79% 1.41% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.68% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 13
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -7.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
Data Protection
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1195 1490 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.36% 83.75% 79.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1186 1123
Average salary £44,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Cambridge

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 13 (52.00%) Cryptography
3 12 (48.00%) C
3 12 (48.00%) Python
4 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (32.00%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (32.00%) VMware
5 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (28.00%) CRM
6 7 (28.00%) C++
6 7 (28.00%) Java
6 7 (28.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) Information Security
6 7 (28.00%) Migration
6 7 (28.00%) Banking
6 7 (28.00%) Data Management
6 7 (28.00%) Strategic Planning
6 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
6 7 (28.00%) Marketing
6 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (28.00%) Data Entry
6 7 (28.00%) Campaign Analysis
6 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (24.00%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (24.00%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (24.00%) C#
7 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 5 (20.00%) Windows

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.00%) CloudStack
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) DHCP
1 3 (12.00%) DNS
1 3 (12.00%) SAN
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
1 3 (12.00%) NAS
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.00%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (28.00%) Banking
1 7 (28.00%) Marketing
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Database Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Cryptography
2 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (32.00%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (24.00%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
6 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (8.00%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.00%) Debian
3 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) CentOS
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX
5 1 (4.00%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) CRM
1 7 (28.00%) Migration
1 7 (28.00%) Information Security
1 7 (28.00%) Data Management
1 7 (28.00%) Strategic Planning
1 7 (28.00%) Data Entry
1 7 (28.00%) Campaign Analysis
2 6 (24.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) Database Marketing
3 5 (20.00%) CAPI
4 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 2 (8.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C
1 12 (48.00%) Python
2 7 (28.00%) C++
2 7 (28.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) CISSP
3 2 (8.00%) CEH
3 2 (8.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Xen
2 5 (20.00%) VirtualBox
3 3 (12.00%) vSphere
3 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) VMware