The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 231 237 242
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 32 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.37% 0.90% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 24
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £43,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2329 2224 2624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.20% 29.08% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1870 1861 2142
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +8 18 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Suffolk +3 4 £30,000 -7.69%
Bedfordshire -2 4 £51,000 +117.02%
Essex +1 3 £43,750 -12.50%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £65,000 -
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 74 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 30 (40.54%) SQL
3 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
4 23 (31.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (31.08%) Data Security
4 23 (31.08%) Legal
5 22 (29.73%) Windows
6 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
7 19 (25.68%) ISEB
7 19 (25.68%) Intranet
7 19 (25.68%) ISO 9001
7 19 (25.68%) PCI DSS
8 18 (24.32%) Business Continuity
8 18 (24.32%) Information Governance
9 16 (21.62%) Finance
10 15 (20.27%) XML
11 14 (18.92%) SAN
11 14 (18.92%) VMware
11 14 (18.92%) Degree
12 13 (17.57%) ITIL
13 12 (16.22%) Firewall
14 11 (14.86%) QA
14 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
15 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (13.51%) MS Exchange
15 10 (13.51%) CSS
15 10 (13.51%) HTML
15 10 (13.51%) JavaScript
15 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
16 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.70%) IIS
5 2 (2.70%) Apache
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.35%) nginx
6 1 (1.35%) CMS
6 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.35%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Pegasus Opera
2 2 (2.70%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.35%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.35%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.35%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Amazon S3
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) Intranet
2 14 (18.92%) SAN
3 12 (16.22%) Firewall
4 8 (10.81%) LAN
4 8 (10.81%) WAN
5 6 (8.11%) VoIP
5 6 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (8.11%) VLAN
6 5 (6.76%) NAS
7 3 (4.05%) DNS
7 3 (4.05%) HTTP
7 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.70%) Internet
8 2 (2.70%) DHCP
8 2 (2.70%) SSH
9 1 (1.35%) tcpdump
9 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (5.41%) OLTP
6 4 (5.41%) OLAP
6 4 (5.41%) DTS
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.05%) DB2
7 3 (4.05%) MySQL
7 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.70%) SimpleDB
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.35%) TKPROF
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.35%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (8.11%) Subversion
3 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.41%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.70%) Ant
6 2 (2.70%) JUnit
6 2 (2.70%) Maven
7 1 (1.35%) JIRA
7 1 (1.35%) Selenium
7 1 (1.35%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.35%) LSMW
General
1 23 (31.08%) Legal
2 16 (21.62%) Finance
3 5 (6.76%) Marketing
4 4 (5.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.35%) Games
6 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Security Officer
1 18 (24.32%) Data Protection Officer
2 15 (20.27%) Developer
3 11 (14.86%) Administrator
4 9 (12.16%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.81%) DBA
6 6 (8.11%) Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Data Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Business Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Server Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (2.70%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) XML
2 10 (13.51%) CSS
2 10 (13.51%) HTML
3 7 (9.46%) XHTML
3 7 (9.46%) .NET
4 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.76%) WPF
5 5 (6.76%) Silverlight
5 5 (6.76%) WinForms
5 5 (6.76%) Web Services
5 5 (6.76%) XSD
5 5 (6.76%) XSL
5 5 (6.76%) DHTML
5 5 (6.76%) JSP
6 4 (5.41%) jQuery
6 4 (5.41%) HTML5
7 2 (2.70%) Middleware
7 2 (2.70%) Google Maps API
7 2 (2.70%) JSON
7 2 (2.70%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) N-Tier
2 6 (8.11%) Replication
3 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.05%) Clustering
4 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.35%) Online Games
5 1 (1.35%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Windows
2 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.41%) Linux
4 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.70%) UNIX
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.35%) CentOS
6 1 (1.35%) Debian
6 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 23 (31.08%) Data Security
3 18 (24.32%) Business Continuity
3 18 (24.32%) Information Governance
4 13 (17.57%) ITIL
5 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce
6 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.11%) Network Design
7 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (6.76%) Change Control
8 5 (6.76%) MVC
8 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.76%) Project Management
8 5 (6.76%) Quality Management
9 4 (5.41%) Service Management
9 4 (5.41%) ETL
9 4 (5.41%) CRM
9 4 (5.41%) Data Mapping
9 4 (5.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.54%) SQL
2 10 (13.51%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.46%) C#
4 6 (8.11%) Java
5 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.70%) VBScript
7 2 (2.70%) Perl
7 2 (2.70%) PHP
7 2 (2.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 2 (2.70%) Ruby
8 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.35%) VB
8 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) ISEB
2 14 (18.92%) Degree
3 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (12.16%) CCNA
5 6 (8.11%) MCSA
6 3 (4.05%) VCP5
6 3 (4.05%) VCP4
6 3 (4.05%) MCITP
6 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.05%) MCP
7 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.35%) MCTS
7 1 (1.35%) MBA
7 1 (1.35%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.35%) HND
7 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.35%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (31.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (25.68%) ISO 9001
2 19 (25.68%) PCI DSS
3 11 (14.86%) QA
4 4 (5.41%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.35%) WAI
5 1 (1.35%) SLA
5 1 (1.35%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) vSphere
3 1 (1.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) SCCM
2 2 (2.70%) SCOM
3 1 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.35%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.35%) Puppet
3 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.35%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.92%) VMware
3 8 (10.81%) HP
4 6 (8.11%) Cisco
4 6 (8.11%) Veeam
5 4 (5.41%) Talend
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle
6 3 (4.05%) Pegasus
6 3 (4.05%) Sophos
7 2 (2.70%) Sage
7 2 (2.70%) IBM
7 2 (2.70%) SAP
7 2 (2.70%) Cognos
7 2 (2.70%) Google
8 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.35%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.35%) Dell
8 1 (1.35%) Lotus
8 1 (1.35%) Apple
8 1 (1.35%) Citrix
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + 20 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago