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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 230 283 312
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +29
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 16 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.32% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 10
Median salary £65,000 £44,430 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.29% -1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £31,386 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £79,000 £50,150
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +12.50%
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
2744 4043 5204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.13% 46.91% 45.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2487 3388 4283
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 48 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 30 (62.50%) Information Security
3 25 (52.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (35.42%) Risk Management
4 17 (35.42%) Vulnerability Management
5 15 (31.25%) SIEM
5 15 (31.25%) Business Continuity
5 15 (31.25%) Windows
5 15 (31.25%) CISSP
6 14 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (29.17%) Security Operations
7 13 (27.08%) Finance
8 12 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 12 (25.00%) CISM
9 11 (22.92%) Firewall
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (20.83%) C#
10 10 (20.83%) SQL
10 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
10 10 (20.83%) VB
10 10 (20.83%) .NET
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (20.83%) Data Quality
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (20.83%) Kimball Methodology
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (20.83%) Security Architecture
11 9 (18.75%) Apple iOS

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 6 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) Firewall
2 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2014
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Law
3 3 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Analyst
1 20 (41.67%) Security Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 10 (20.83%) Developer
3 10 (20.83%) SQL Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 8 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
4 8 (16.67%) SSRS Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Information Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Information Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (8.33%) IT Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) CISSP Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.08%) CESG
2 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.08%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 9 (18.75%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Mac OS X
2 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 30 (62.50%) Information Security
3 17 (35.42%) Risk Management
3 17 (35.42%) Vulnerability Management
4 15 (31.25%) Business Continuity
4 15 (31.25%) SIEM
5 14 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (29.17%) Security Operations
6 10 (20.83%) Kimball Methodology
6 10 (20.83%) Security Architecture
7 9 (18.75%) DRM
8 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (14.58%) OWASP
9 7 (14.58%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (8.33%) ISMS
12 4 (8.33%) ITIL
12 4 (8.33%) Threat Analysis
12 4 (8.33%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) C#
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
1 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
1 10 (20.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) CISSP
2 12 (25.00%) CISM
3 7 (14.58%) SANS
4 4 (8.33%) CISA
5 3 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (52.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (20.83%) Data Quality
3 9 (18.75%) QA
4 5 (10.42%) PCI DSS
5 3 (6.25%) BS25999
6 1 (2.08%) COBIT
6 1 (2.08%) ISO27002
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Apple
2 7 (14.58%) Forcepoint
2 7 (14.58%) Juniper
2 7 (14.58%) Sourcefire
2 7 (14.58%) Symantec
2 7 (14.58%) Varonis
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Cyber-Ark
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