The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills 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 over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 111 134 143
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 19 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.86% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Average salary £29,250 £35,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.60% -34.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £43,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +13.35%
Data Protection
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1812 1811 1944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.40% 81.83% 73.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1461 1516 1645
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Data Protection
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +20 14 £28,500 -19.14%
Peterborough - 5 £30,000 -
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 40 (76.92%) Degree
2 38 (73.08%) Cryptography
3 35 (67.31%) Information Security
4 28 (53.85%) Computer Science
5 25 (48.08%) C
6 24 (46.15%) C#
6 24 (46.15%) Mathematics
6 24 (46.15%) Software Engineering
7 21 (40.38%) Python
8 20 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
9 18 (34.62%) Windows
10 17 (32.69%) Management Information System
11 14 (26.92%) Product Management
12 13 (25.00%) Mentoring
13 12 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
13 12 (23.08%) Requirements Management
13 12 (23.08%) Project Management
13 12 (23.08%) UNIX
13 12 (23.08%) C++
13 12 (23.08%) Java
14 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
14 11 (21.15%) Line Management
15 10 (19.23%) Internet
15 10 (19.23%) Postgraduate
16 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
17 8 (15.38%) ISO 9000
17 8 (15.38%) SLA
18 7 (13.46%) Linux
18 7 (13.46%) TOGAF

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (7.69%) OpenStack
1 4 (7.69%) CloudStack
2 2 (3.85%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Office
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) Internet
2 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) Intranet
3 1 (1.92%) 802.11
3 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) German Language
2 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Test Engineer
1 12 (23.08%) Integration Engineer
1 12 (23.08%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Systems Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Software Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Help Desk Team Lead
8 2 (3.85%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Solutions Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) IT Support
9 1 (1.92%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
1 4 (7.69%) JCE
2 2 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (73.08%) Cryptography
2 28 (53.85%) Computer Science
3 24 (46.15%) Mathematics
4 20 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
5 17 (32.69%) Management Information System
6 4 (7.69%) PKI
7 3 (5.77%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (3.85%) EMV
8 2 (3.85%) Blackberry
8 2 (3.85%) Human Factors
9 1 (1.92%) CMDB
9 1 (1.92%) Open Source
9 1 (1.92%) User Experience
9 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) UNIX
3 7 (13.46%) Linux
4 4 (7.69%) AIX
4 4 (7.69%) HPUX
4 4 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (1.92%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (67.31%) Information Security
2 24 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 14 (26.92%) Product Management
4 13 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 12 (23.08%) Requirements Management
5 12 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (23.08%) Project Management
6 11 (21.15%) Line Management
7 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (13.46%) TOGAF
9 6 (11.54%) Quality Management
9 6 (11.54%) Software Architecture
10 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
10 5 (9.62%) Validation
11 4 (7.69%) ITIL
11 4 (7.69%) OOP
11 4 (7.69%) OO
12 3 (5.77%) Data Entry
13 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
13 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) C
2 24 (46.15%) C#
3 21 (40.38%) Python
4 12 (23.08%) C++
4 12 (23.08%) Java
5 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (76.92%) Degree
2 10 (19.23%) Postgraduate
3 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) CISSP
4 2 (3.85%) CEH
4 2 (3.85%) CISMP
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) ISO 9000
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Firmware
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco