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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 222 309 338
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +29
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 25 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.12% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 0.27% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 1
Median salary £53,500 £60,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.83% +84.61%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +23.37%
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
2909 4769 5771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.26% 45.43% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2610 3909 4711
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 50 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 23 (46.00%) Information Security
3 20 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (36.00%) SQL
4 18 (36.00%) T-SQL
4 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (36.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (36.00%) Data Quality
4 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 16 (32.00%) Finance
6 14 (28.00%) Risk Management
6 14 (28.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 13 (26.00%) Security Operations
7 13 (26.00%) CISSP
7 13 (26.00%) Windows
8 12 (24.00%) VB
8 12 (24.00%) .NET
8 12 (24.00%) C#
8 12 (24.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (22.00%) SIEM
9 11 (22.00%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (22.00%) Management Information System
9 11 (22.00%) CISM
10 8 (16.00%) Security Architecture
10 8 (16.00%) QA
10 8 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (16.00%) Business Continuity

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

Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Firewall
2 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Law
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Analyst
1 19 (38.00%) Security Analyst
2 18 (36.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) SQL Developer
3 10 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
3 10 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Information Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Security Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Graduate
6 3 (6.00%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Graduate Software Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (14.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) Mac OS X
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 23 (46.00%) Information Security
3 14 (28.00%) Risk Management
3 14 (28.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 13 (26.00%) Security Operations
5 12 (24.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 11 (22.00%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (22.00%) SIEM
7 8 (16.00%) Business Continuity
7 8 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
7 8 (16.00%) Security Architecture
8 7 (14.00%) DRM
9 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (10.00%) Identity Management
10 5 (10.00%) OWASP
11 4 (8.00%) Information Security Management
11 4 (8.00%) ISMS
11 4 (8.00%) ITIL
11 4 (8.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) SQL
1 18 (36.00%) T-SQL
2 12 (24.00%) C#
2 12 (24.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) CISSP
2 11 (22.00%) CISM
3 5 (10.00%) SANS
4 2 (4.00%) CISA
5 1 (2.00%) CCNA
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (36.00%) Data Quality
3 8 (16.00%) QA
4 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (2.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Apple
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Forcepoint
3 5 (10.00%) Juniper
3 5 (10.00%) Sourcefire
3 5 (10.00%) Symantec
3 5 (10.00%) Varonis
4 2 (4.00%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.00%) Hyperion