The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 238 264 247
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 10 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.054% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.13% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 19
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,200 £42,500 £51,800
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.29% +7.05%
Data Protection Act
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2586 3015 3038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 41.15% 41.08% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2123 2476 2407
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 5 £61,000 -
Bedfordshire +21 2 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Suffolk - 2 £30,500 - 1
Essex +9 1 £37,500 +36.36%
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 30 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 16 (53.33%) Information Security
2 16 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (30.00%) SLA
5 8 (26.67%) ISO 9001
5 8 (26.67%) Data Security
5 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (23.33%) Finance
7 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (20.00%) Internal Audit
8 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity
8 5 (16.67%) Network Security
8 5 (16.67%) Middleware
8 5 (16.67%) Workflow
9 4 (13.33%) CISM
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL
10 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
10 3 (10.00%) ISMS
10 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
10 3 (10.00%) Degree
10 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 3 (10.00%) CISSP
10 3 (10.00%) CISA
10 3 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
10 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
10 3 (10.00%) IT Audit

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
1 5 (16.67%) Compliance Officer
1 5 (16.67%) Data Compliance Officer
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Data Compliance Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Risk Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Information Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 16 (53.33%) Information Security
3 12 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (26.67%) Data Security
5 6 (20.00%) Internal Audit
6 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 5 (16.67%) Workflow
7 4 (13.33%) ITIL
8 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.00%) Inmon Methodology
8 3 (10.00%) ISMS
8 3 (10.00%) IT Audit
8 3 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (6.67%) Computer Security
9 2 (6.67%) Data Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) Information Governance
9 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) CISM
2 3 (10.00%) CISA
2 3 (10.00%) CISSP
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) CEH
3 2 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (6.67%) CSSLP
3 2 (6.67%) GIAC
3 2 (6.67%) SANS
3 2 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (6.67%) SSCP
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (30.00%) SLA
3 8 (26.67%) ISO 9001
4 3 (10.00%) ISO27005
4 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (3.33%) ISO27002
5 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Qualys
2 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
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