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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 242 266 249
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 24 14 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.18% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.45% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 34
Average salary £52,000 £39,401 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.97% +10.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +13.69%
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
2988 3077 3601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.73% 40.61% 41.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2322 2429 2885
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Bedfordshire - 15 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £18,000 - 1
Essex +6 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 15 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 15 (62.50%) Information Security
3 12 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) Internal Audit
7 7 (29.17%) Data Security
7 7 (29.17%) Finance
8 6 (25.00%) Workflow
8 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 6 (25.00%) Middleware
8 6 (25.00%) Network Security
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (20.83%) SLA
9 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
10 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
10 4 (16.67%) QA
10 4 (16.67%) Wealth Management
10 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
10 4 (16.67%) Line Management
11 3 (12.50%) ISO27005
11 3 (12.50%) IT Audit
11 3 (12.50%) ISMS
11 3 (12.50%) QMS
11 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Compliance Officer
1 9 (37.50%) Data Compliance Officer
2 5 (20.83%) Compliance Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 3 (12.50%) Data Compliance Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Data Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 15 (62.50%) Information Security
2 15 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
4 8 (33.33%) Internal Audit
5 7 (29.17%) Data Security
6 6 (25.00%) Workflow
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (16.67%) Line Management
8 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
8 4 (16.67%) Wealth Management
9 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
9 3 (12.50%) ISMS
9 3 (12.50%) IT Audit
9 3 (12.50%) QMS
9 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (4.17%) Change Management
10 1 (4.17%) IT Governance
10 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 5 (20.83%) SLA
4 4 (16.67%) QA
5 3 (12.50%) ISO27005
5 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
6 1 (4.17%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Suffolk
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago