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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - - 144
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.22% +15.29%
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
838 866 1044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.42% 40.96% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 667 718 764
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001