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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 298 310 287
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 12 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.25% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 20
Average salary £66,250 £54,100 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.45% -16.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,550 £50,150 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
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
4295 5292 4981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.18% 47.05% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3568 4360 4406
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £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 26 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 26 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 19 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 15 (78.95%) Information Security
3 10 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (42.11%) CISSP
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
5 7 (36.84%) CISM
5 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
6 5 (26.32%) Information Security Management
6 5 (26.32%) Security Management
6 5 (26.32%) ISMS
7 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
7 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
7 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
7 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
7 4 (21.05%) Matrix Management
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.53%) SQL
9 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
9 2 (10.53%) NHS
9 2 (10.53%) Service Management
9 2 (10.53%) CISA
9 2 (10.53%) ITSM
9 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 2 (10.53%) Finance
9 2 (10.53%) Advertising
9 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (10.53%) Information Management
9 2 (10.53%) Degree
9 2 (10.53%) Network Security
9 2 (10.53%) PCI QSA

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Information Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Security Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Chief Security Officer
2 3 (15.79%) Security Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Information Governance Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Head of Security
3 2 (10.53%) Head of Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Governance Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Compliance Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Head of IT Security
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Relationships Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.26%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) RESTful
1 1 (5.26%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 15 (78.95%) Information Security
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) Information Security Management
4 5 (26.32%) Security Management
4 5 (26.32%) ISMS
5 4 (21.05%) Matrix Management
5 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
5 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) ITSM
6 2 (10.53%) Information Management
6 2 (10.53%) Information Governance
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Privacy
7 1 (5.26%) Line Management
7 1 (5.26%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Scala
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) CISSP
2 7 (36.84%) CISM
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) PCI QSA
3 2 (10.53%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
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