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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 235 256 251
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 13 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.055% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.13% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 13
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £27,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £42,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
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
2466 2998 2939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.16% 40.97% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1941 2488 2308
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Bedfordshire +21 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Hertfordshire - 3 £61,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £30,500 -
Essex +7 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 25 September 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 20 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (55.00%) Information Security
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL
4 7 (35.00%) Firewall
4 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (25.00%) SLA
5 5 (25.00%) CISM
6 4 (20.00%) Degree
6 4 (20.00%) CISSP
6 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (20.00%) CISA
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (15.00%) GIAC
7 3 (15.00%) SSCP
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) Qualys
7 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
7 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (15.00%) CSSLP
7 3 (15.00%) CEH
7 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Change Control
7 3 (15.00%) Computer Security
7 3 (15.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (15.00%) Information Governance
7 3 (15.00%) Inmon Methodology

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 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Data Architect
3 3 (15.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) IT Support
3 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Security Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 11 (55.00%) Information Security
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL
4 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (15.00%) Change Control
5 3 (15.00%) Computer Security
5 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) Information Governance
5 3 (15.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 3 (15.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Data Security
6 2 (10.00%) Internal Audit
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.00%) Security Management
7 1 (5.00%) Web Filtering
7 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CISM
2 4 (20.00%) CISA
2 4 (20.00%) CISSP
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) CEH
3 3 (15.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (15.00%) CSSLP
3 3 (15.00%) GIAC
3 3 (15.00%) SANS
3 3 (15.00%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (15.00%) SSCP
4 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Qualys
1 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) VMware