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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 40 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.56% 2.51% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 3.13% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% +126.56%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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
145 192 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 81.46% 80.33% 69.89%
Number of salaries quoted 122 176 97
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +64.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 16 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Google