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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 30 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 7 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.32% 0.69% 4.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.89% 3.70% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +26.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £33,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -26.31%
Miscellaneous Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
47 27 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 22.27% 18.62% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 38 25 50
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in Colchester

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Pegasus
2 3 (30.00%) Pegasus Opera
3 2 (20.00%) Sage
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (10.00%) SAP MM
4 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
4 1 (10.00%) LSMW
4 1 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Email Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (10.00%) SCCM
4 1 (10.00%) SCOM
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (10.00%) SAP XI
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) WordPress
4 1 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (10.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LSMW
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Support
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) SAP XI
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Pegasus
2 2 (20.00%) Sage
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (10.00%) Apple