The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act 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 Act (DPA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
Data Protection Act
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
884 722 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.02% 31.78% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 652 586 773
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (66.67%) VLAN
4 6 (66.67%) QA
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (66.67%) Veeam
4 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) Network Design
4 6 (66.67%) MCSA
4 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 6 (66.67%) LAN
4 6 (66.67%) VoIP
4 6 (66.67%) WAN
4 6 (66.67%) CCNA
4 6 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (66.67%) SAN
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) VLAN
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
1 6 (66.67%) VoIP
1 6 (66.67%) WAN
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) ATM
2 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) SimpleDB
General
1 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Security
3 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
3 1 (11.11%) Head of IT Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (66.67%) Network Design
3 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) CRAMM
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) CMMI
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) eTOM
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) MCSA
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
3 1 (11.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (11.11%) WAI
3 1 (11.11%) TickIT
3 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Veeam
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
1 6 (66.67%) HP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle