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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 88 88 127
Rank change year-on-year
0 +39
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 28 27 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.52% 1.70% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 2.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 2
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -10.52%
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
1493 1236 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.10% 77.64% 76.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 1070 1262
Average salary £41,500 £41,125 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 26 (61.90%) Degree
2 18 (42.86%) Information Security
3 12 (28.57%) Windows
3 12 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 9 (21.43%) Project Management
4 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 8 (19.05%) Requirements Management
5 8 (19.05%) Cryptography
5 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 8 (19.05%) C
5 8 (19.05%) Java
5 8 (19.05%) SLA
6 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 6 (14.29%) SQL
7 6 (14.29%) C#
7 6 (14.29%) C++
7 6 (14.29%) MS Office
7 6 (14.29%) ITIL
7 6 (14.29%) UNIX
7 6 (14.29%) Python
7 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 6 (14.29%) Military
7 6 (14.29%) Internet
7 6 (14.29%) Marketing
7 6 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 6 (14.29%) Computer Science

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Internet
2 4 (9.52%) SAN
2 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) LAN
2 4 (9.52%) VoIP
2 4 (9.52%) WAN
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (9.52%) VLAN
3 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.52%) Data Mining
2 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) SimpleDB
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (14.29%) Military
1 6 (14.29%) Marketing
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Aerospace
2 4 (9.52%) French Language
2 4 (9.52%) German Language
2 4 (9.52%) Italian Language
2 4 (9.52%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Architect
2 6 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Systems Architect
3 4 (9.52%) Administrator
3 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (9.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.14%) Business Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Business Systems Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Systems Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Software Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) DBA
5 2 (4.76%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Author
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Author
5 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) XML
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
1 2 (4.76%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 8 (19.05%) Cryptography
3 6 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.52%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (4.76%) Copywriting
5 2 (4.76%) Replication
5 2 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) UNIX
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) AIX
4 2 (4.76%) HPUX
4 2 (4.76%) Solaris
4 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Information Security
2 9 (21.43%) Project Management
3 8 (19.05%) Requirements Management
4 6 (14.29%) ITIL
4 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 5 (11.90%) Change Control
5 5 (11.90%) Product Management
5 5 (11.90%) CRM
6 4 (9.52%) Quality Management
6 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Time Management
6 4 (9.52%) Communications Security
6 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (9.52%) Information Management
6 4 (9.52%) Network Design
7 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) C
1 8 (19.05%) Java
2 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) C#
2 6 (14.29%) C++
2 6 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (61.90%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.90%) Postgraduate
5 4 (9.52%) MCSA
5 4 (9.52%) CCNA
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SLA
2 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 4 (9.52%) QA
3 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) HP
2 4 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco
2 4 (9.52%) Veeam
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Eloqua
3 2 (4.76%) Perforce
3 2 (4.76%) Marketo
3 2 (4.76%) Neolane