The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills 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 over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank - 30 31
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - 1.85% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.26% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £43,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +13.35%
Data Protection
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
129 133 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 79.14% 82.10% 70.16%
Number of salaries quoted 118 117 77
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +41.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £37,000 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Colchester

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing Data Protection 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.

1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) Data Privacy
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Google
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Veeam
5 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) EMC
5 2 (33.33%) Google Apps
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) Replication
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) Dell
6 1 (16.67%) SCOM
6 1 (16.67%) iSCSI

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing Data Protection 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) FCoE
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Monitoring Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Data Privacy
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Veeam
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Isilon