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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 93 104 124
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 9 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.65% 0.94% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.14% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +12.67%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,507 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.05% +2.36%
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
1184 1226 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.73% 82.12% 82.66%
Number of salaries quoted 951 1032 1271
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 April 2016.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 32 (61.54%) Windows
2 30 (57.69%) Information Security
3 29 (55.77%) Linux
3 29 (55.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (53.85%) Xen
4 28 (53.85%) Risk Analysis
4 28 (53.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 28 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
4 28 (53.85%) Firewall
4 28 (53.85%) Legal
4 28 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (53.85%) SaaS
4 28 (53.85%) Information Governance
5 27 (51.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 13 (25.00%) ITIL
7 12 (23.08%) SQL
8 11 (21.15%) .NET
8 11 (21.15%) HIPAA
9 10 (19.23%) C#
9 10 (19.23%) QA
9 10 (19.23%) Selenium
10 8 (15.38%) WCF
10 8 (15.38%) LINQ
10 8 (15.38%) jQuery
10 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 8 (15.38%) Ajax
10 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 8 (15.38%) Degree
10 8 (15.38%) JSON
10 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
1 28 (53.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (53.85%) Firewall
1 28 (53.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Selenium
2 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (53.85%) Legal
2 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Information Security Specialist
1 28 (53.85%) Information Specialist
1 28 (53.85%) Security Specialist
2 8 (15.38%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 4 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
3 4 (7.69%) Security Manager
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Specialist
4 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Technical Support
4 3 (5.77%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Information Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (3.85%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) QA Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) .NET
2 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 8 (15.38%) ADO
2 8 (15.38%) Ajax
2 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (15.38%) CSS
2 8 (15.38%) CSS3
2 8 (15.38%) Entity Framework
2 8 (15.38%) HTML
2 8 (15.38%) HTML5
2 8 (15.38%) HTML5 Boilerplate
2 8 (15.38%) jQuery
2 8 (15.38%) JSON
2 8 (15.38%) LINQ
2 8 (15.38%) OAuth
2 8 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
2 8 (15.38%) WCF
2 8 (15.38%) Web Services
2 8 (15.38%) XML
2 8 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.69%) EMC VNX
2 4 (7.69%) Replication
2 4 (7.69%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (1.92%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.92%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (61.54%) Windows
2 29 (55.77%) Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) Information Security
2 28 (53.85%) Information Governance
2 28 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
2 28 (53.85%) Risk Analysis
3 27 (51.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 13 (25.00%) ITIL
5 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 8 (15.38%) Code Coverage
5 8 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 8 (15.38%) DevOps
5 8 (15.38%) High Availability
5 8 (15.38%) Line Management
5 8 (15.38%) MVC
5 8 (15.38%) Pair Programming
5 8 (15.38%) SDLC
5 8 (15.38%) TDD
5 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 8 (15.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
2 10 (19.23%) C#
3 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 8 (15.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (55.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (21.15%) HIPAA
3 10 (19.23%) QA
4 3 (5.77%) SLA
5 1 (1.92%) ISO22301
System Software
1 28 (53.85%) Xen
2 4 (7.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (7.69%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Cisco
1 4 (7.69%) EMC
1 4 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
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