The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank - 92 66
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.26% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.31% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £43,750 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Data Protection
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
712 653 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 85.89% 84.81% 88.67%
Number of salaries quoted 512 579 414
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Dorset

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) OLAP
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (55.56%) Statistical Analysis
1 5 (55.56%) Statistics
1 5 (55.56%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Coaching
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (55.56%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) SAS EBI
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Validation
2 4 (44.44%) SAS
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) BCP
3 2 (22.22%) CISA
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
3 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (44.44%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (55.56%) OLAP
1 5 (55.56%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (44.44%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Solution Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (55.56%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (55.56%) Statistics
2 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Coaching
1 5 (55.56%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) BCP
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISA
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft