The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 36 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.68% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.47% - -
Number of salaries quoted 34 0 0
Average salary £39,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Data Protection
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
380 234 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 81.02% 81.25% 73.36%
Number of salaries quoted 312 193 177
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £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 Cheltenham

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 42 (84.00%) Finance
2 34 (68.00%) Windows
3 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (36.00%) IIS
7 17 (34.00%) SQL
7 17 (34.00%) Data Protection Act
7 17 (34.00%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (30.00%) Client/Server
8 15 (30.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 14 (28.00%) ITIL
9 14 (28.00%) Technical Architecture
9 14 (28.00%) Resource Management
9 14 (28.00%) PRINCE
9 14 (28.00%) Java
10 9 (18.00%) COM
10 9 (18.00%) T-SQL
10 9 (18.00%) Internet
10 9 (18.00%) Migration
10 9 (18.00%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (18.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 9 (18.00%) Data Modelling
10 9 (18.00%) MS Office
10 9 (18.00%) N-Tier
11 8 (16.00%) Mac OS X
11 8 (16.00%) XML

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 18 (36.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) Network Security
3 2 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) NAS
4 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (84.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Analyst
2 14 (28.00%) Project Manager
2 14 (28.00%) Support Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) DBA
3 9 (18.00%) SQL DBA
4 8 (16.00%) PC Support
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Support
5 6 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (8.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Support Technician
7 4 (8.00%) Desktop Support
7 4 (8.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) PC Support Technician
8 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Server Support
8 3 (6.00%) Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) COM
2 8 (16.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Data Protection Act
1 17 (34.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (30.00%) Client/Server
3 9 (18.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (68.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (30.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 8 (16.00%) Mac OS X
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (28.00%) Technical Architecture
2 14 (28.00%) Resource Management
2 14 (28.00%) ITIL
2 14 (28.00%) PRINCE
3 9 (18.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (18.00%) Migration
3 9 (18.00%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (18.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (4.00%) Change Management
7 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.00%) Straight-Through Processing
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) Java
3 9 (18.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) MCP
1 1 (2.00%) MCSE
1 1 (2.00%) MCSA
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (2.00%) MCTS
1 1 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Adobe
2 4 (8.00%) Apple
3 2 (4.00%) Citrix
3 2 (4.00%) Juniper
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) McAfee
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) F5