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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 294 304 298
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 10 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.099% 0.086% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.18% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 16
Average salary £50,750 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £52,750 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £71,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,759 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.24% +14.02%
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
4203 4944 4914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.52% 46.99% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3592 4178 4418
Average salary £55,000 £56,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.08% +3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 26 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 20 (76.92%) Information Security
3 10 (38.46%) QA
4 9 (34.62%) Risk Analysis
4 9 (34.62%) Security Architecture
4 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
4 9 (34.62%) Business Continuity
4 9 (34.62%) Law
5 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
8 4 (15.38%) Java
8 4 (15.38%) CISSP
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) Finance
8 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 4 (15.38%) Requirements Management
8 4 (15.38%) Matrix Management
9 3 (11.54%) ISMS
9 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
9 3 (11.54%) Web Services
9 3 (11.54%) MySQL
10 2 (7.69%) HTML
10 2 (7.69%) J2EE
10 2 (7.69%) SQL
10 2 (7.69%) Windows
10 2 (7.69%) Postgraduate

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) SAS
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) DataStage
3 1 (3.85%) QualityStage
3 1 (3.85%) Data Mart
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) QlikView
3 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JUnit
1 2 (7.69%) Grunt
2 1 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (34.62%) Law
2 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 4 (15.38%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Local Government
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Security Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Chief Security Officer
3 3 (11.54%) Security Officer
4 2 (7.69%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Information Governance Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Head of Security
5 1 (3.85%) Head of ICT
5 1 (3.85%) Scala Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Governance Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Information Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (3.85%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) Spring
2 2 (7.69%) JSON
2 2 (7.69%) jQuery
2 2 (7.69%) HTML5
2 2 (7.69%) REST
2 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) Akka
3 1 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Android
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 20 (76.92%) Information Security
3 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
3 9 (34.62%) Business Continuity
3 9 (34.62%) Risk Analysis
3 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (34.62%) Security Architecture
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) Matrix Management
5 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 4 (15.38%) Requirements Management
6 3 (11.54%) ISMS
7 2 (7.69%) Information Management
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Web Development
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security Management
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Scala
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) Postgraduate
2 2 (7.69%) PhD
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) QA
2 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Informatica
2 1 (3.85%) Ab Initio
2 1 (3.85%) Teradata
2 1 (3.85%) Tableau
2 1 (3.85%) Talend
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
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