The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 294 295 285
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 9 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.090% 0.068% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.14% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 22
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.76% +14.28%
Data Protection Act
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4152 4843 4823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.53% 47.23% 45.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3476 4023 4295
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in the City of London

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in the City of London

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 23 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 19 (82.61%) Information Security
3 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (30.43%) QA
4 7 (30.43%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) Law
4 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
4 7 (30.43%) Business Continuity
4 7 (30.43%) Security Architecture
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
6 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) CISSP
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) CISM
7 4 (17.39%) Matrix Management
7 4 (17.39%) Requirements Management
7 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
8 3 (13.04%) ISMS
8 3 (13.04%) Finance
9 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
9 2 (8.70%) Security Management
9 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
9 2 (8.70%) NHS
9 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
9 2 (8.70%) Windows
9 2 (8.70%) SQL
9 2 (8.70%) Network Security
9 2 (8.70%) Degree

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (30.43%) Law
2 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.04%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Local Government
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Chief Security Officer
3 3 (13.04%) Security Officer
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Information Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Information Governance Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Head of Security
4 2 (8.70%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (8.70%) Governance Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Security Advisor
5 1 (4.35%) Head of IT Security
5 1 (4.35%) Scala Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
1 1 (4.35%) RESTful
1 1 (4.35%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) NHS
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 19 (82.61%) Information Security
3 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
3 7 (30.43%) Business Continuity
3 7 (30.43%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (30.43%) Security Architecture
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) Matrix Management
5 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 4 (17.39%) Requirements Management
6 3 (13.04%) ISMS
7 2 (8.70%) Data Privacy
7 2 (8.70%) Information Governance
7 2 (8.70%) Security Management
7 2 (8.70%) Information Management
7 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.35%) TDD
8 1 (4.35%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Scala
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CISSP
2 4 (17.39%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (30.43%) QA
3 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
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