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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 287 335 320
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -15
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 16 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.032% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.071% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 10
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £42,650
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £32,500 £75,800
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -3.75%
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
4597 5618 5926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.25% 45.46% 49.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3759 4581 5165
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 27 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 19 (70.37%) Information Security
3 17 (62.96%) CISM
3 17 (62.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (29.63%) CISSP
5 6 (22.22%) ISMS
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 6 (22.22%) Information Security Management
5 6 (22.22%) Security Management
6 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) CISA
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
6 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
7 4 (14.81%) Degree
7 4 (14.81%) Marketing
7 4 (14.81%) CRM
7 4 (14.81%) Advertising
7 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
8 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (11.11%) Windows
8 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000
8 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
8 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
8 3 (11.11%) Database Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) MS Access
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Advertising
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Information Manager
2 10 (37.04%) Information Security Manager
2 10 (37.04%) Security Manager
3 9 (33.33%) Data Manager
4 7 (25.93%) Data Protection Manager
5 6 (22.22%) Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Security Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Head of Security
7 2 (7.41%) Head of Information Security
8 1 (3.70%) Governance Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Head of IT Security
8 1 (3.70%) Compliance Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Security Risk Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Junior SQL Server Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Information Governance Manager
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 19 (70.37%) Information Security
3 6 (22.22%) Information Security Management
3 6 (22.22%) Security Management
3 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 6 (22.22%) ISMS
4 4 (14.81%) CRM
5 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.11%) Database Marketing
6 2 (7.41%) Data Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) ITSM
6 2 (7.41%) BCP
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VBA
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) CISM
2 8 (29.63%) CISSP
3 5 (18.52%) CISA
4 4 (14.81%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) PCI QSA
6 1 (3.70%) GIAC
6 1 (3.70%) CCNP
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (62.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.70%) GCP
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
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