The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 37 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.51% 1.12% 4.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 3.51% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £16,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -49.20%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +1.26%
Miscellaneous Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
59 57 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 29.80% 31.84% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 54 49 45
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Data Protection Act
Essex

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Colchester region.

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Colchester

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) Pegasus
2 3 (37.50%) Pegasus Opera
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Sage
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
4 1 (12.50%) LSMW
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) SCOM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (12.50%) SAP MM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (12.50%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LSMW
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Team Lead
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Support
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) SAP XI
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Pegasus
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Sage
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Apple