The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 74 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.13% 0.36% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.45% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £60,000 £48,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £43,253 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.77% -5.55%
Data Protection
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
617 448 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 77.22% 81.45% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 500 365 432
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Coventry

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (61.54%) Performance Management
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) OLAP
3 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
3 4 (30.77%) SAS
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Business Performance Management
3 4 (30.77%) QA
3 4 (30.77%) Data Management
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (30.77%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (30.77%) Line Management
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (30.77%) Propensity Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (30.77%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) OLAP
1 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (30.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 4 (30.77%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 4 (30.77%) OLAP Cube
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Performance Management
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Business Performance Management
2 4 (30.77%) Data Management
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (30.77%) Line Management
2 4 (30.77%) Propensity Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) PMP
2 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) HIPAA
3 1 (7.69%) COBIT
3 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) VMware