The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the 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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 689 762 714
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -48
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 192 152 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 98 124 121
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
Data Protection Act
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41473 45084 41759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.15% 40.10% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33229 36069 34194
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,186 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in England

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in England

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in England

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
London +92 118 £55,000 +37.50% 7
South East +40 36 £47,500 +18.75% 2
South West -15 13 £41,500 +13.69%
East of England -19 12 £40,000 +23.07%
Yorkshire +7 8 £22,750 -39.33% 3
West Midlands -14 3 £49,000 -2.00%
North West +5 2 £52,500 +75.48% 2
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 358 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 133 (37.15%) Information Security
3 128 (35.75%) Microsoft
4 125 (34.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 121 (33.80%) Finance
6 106 (29.61%) Analytical Skills
7 89 (24.86%) Freedom of Information
8 88 (24.58%) SQL
9 81 (22.63%) Freedom of Information Act
10 77 (21.51%) SQL Server
11 76 (21.23%) Data Warehouse
12 72 (20.11%) Degree
12 72 (20.11%) Analytics
13 66 (18.44%) MS Excel
14 65 (18.16%) CISSP
14 65 (18.16%) PCI DSS
15 64 (17.88%) Business Intelligence
15 64 (17.88%) Management Information System
16 59 (16.48%) ITIL
17 51 (14.25%) CISM
18 47 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
19 46 (12.85%) T-SQL
20 45 (12.57%) Business Objects
20 45 (12.57%) Risk Management
21 44 (12.29%) Data Modelling
21 44 (12.29%) Project Management
22 43 (12.01%) MS Office
22 43 (12.01%) Security Management
23 42 (11.73%) Windows
24 41 (11.45%) Big Data

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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 33 (9.22%) SAS
2 19 (5.31%) IIS
3 9 (2.51%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.40%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.56%) Lync
7 2 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 66 (18.44%) MS Excel
2 43 (12.01%) MS Office
3 37 (10.34%) SPSS
4 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Servitor
1 3 (0.84%) Orchard Housing
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.40%) Office 365
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.03%) Firewall
2 10 (2.79%) Internet
3 8 (2.23%) Network Security
3 8 (2.23%) Intranet
4 4 (1.12%) GoToMeeting
4 4 (1.12%) LAN
4 4 (1.12%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.84%) DNS
6 2 (0.56%) SAN
6 2 (0.56%) DMZ
6 2 (0.56%) VoIP
6 2 (0.56%) WLAN
6 2 (0.56%) DHCP
6 2 (0.56%) Extranet
6 2 (0.56%) Wireless
7 1 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (21.51%) SQL Server
2 76 (21.23%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (11.45%) Big Data
4 37 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 32 (8.94%) Star Schema
6 31 (8.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 31 (8.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 29 (8.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (7.82%) Data Mining
9 25 (6.98%) Oracle Database
10 22 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (4.75%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (3.63%) MS Access
13 11 (3.07%) BusinessObjects XI
14 6 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (1.40%) OLAP
16 3 (0.84%) RDBMS
17 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
18 1 (0.28%) Base SAS
18 1 (0.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 19 (5.31%) Toad
2 1 (0.28%) JIRA
2 1 (0.28%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.28%) Selenium
2 1 (0.28%) Moq
2 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 121 (33.80%) Finance
2 37 (10.34%) Publishing
3 28 (7.82%) Multimedia
4 27 (7.54%) Legal
5 23 (6.42%) Marketing
6 17 (4.75%) Retail
7 16 (4.47%) Advertising
7 16 (4.47%) Banking
8 14 (3.91%) Telecoms
9 13 (3.63%) Law
10 5 (1.40%) Electronics
11 4 (1.12%) Games
12 2 (0.56%) Back Office
12 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 105 (29.33%) Analyst
2 61 (17.04%) Security Manager
3 46 (12.85%) Information Manager
4 39 (10.89%) Developer
5 35 (9.78%) Information Security Manager
6 25 (6.98%) Consultant
7 24 (6.70%) Systems Analyst
8 20 (5.59%) DBA
9 19 (5.31%) Business Analyst
10 18 (5.03%) Research Analyst
11 17 (4.75%) Security Consultant
12 16 (4.47%) Security Analyst
12 16 (4.47%) SQL DBA
12 16 (4.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 14 (3.91%) SQL Server DBA
13 14 (3.91%) Data Manager
14 13 (3.63%) Security Officer
15 12 (3.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 11 (3.07%) Information Governance Manager
16 11 (3.07%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.75%) COM
2 15 (4.19%) HTML
3 12 (3.35%) .NET
4 4 (1.12%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.12%) CSS
4 4 (1.12%) Middleware
5 3 (0.84%) HTML5
5 3 (0.84%) CSS3
6 2 (0.56%) jQuery
6 2 (0.56%) SOAP
6 2 (0.56%) XSD
6 2 (0.56%) XSLT
7 1 (0.28%) Flash
7 1 (0.28%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.28%) Web Services
7 1 (0.28%) LAMP
7 1 (0.28%) WinForms
7 1 (0.28%) Ajax
7 1 (0.28%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 106 (29.61%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (24.86%) Freedom of Information
3 81 (22.63%) Freedom of Information Act
4 64 (17.88%) Management Information System
5 36 (10.06%) Computer Science
6 20 (5.59%) Client/Server
7 18 (5.03%) Statistics
8 14 (3.91%) N-Tier
9 12 (3.35%) NHS
10 10 (2.79%) CESG
11 9 (2.51%) Mathematics
12 8 (2.23%) BYOD
13 6 (1.68%) Internet of Things
14 4 (1.12%) CESG CLAS
15 3 (0.84%) Data Structures
16 2 (0.56%) User Experience
16 2 (0.56%) Fat Client
16 2 (0.56%) Data Centre
16 2 (0.56%) Cryptography
16 2 (0.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (11.73%) Windows
2 19 (5.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (4.19%) UNIX
5 6 (1.68%) Linux
6 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.84%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) Solaris
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 133 (37.15%) Information Security
3 72 (20.11%) Analytics
4 64 (17.88%) Business Intelligence
5 59 (16.48%) ITIL
6 47 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (12.57%) Risk Management
8 44 (12.29%) Project Management
8 44 (12.29%) Data Modelling
9 43 (12.01%) Security Management
10 40 (11.17%) Information Security Management
10 40 (11.17%) Performance Tuning
11 36 (10.06%) ISMS
11 36 (10.06%) Data Management
11 36 (10.06%) Information Management
11 36 (10.06%) Data Analysis
12 35 (9.78%) Business Continuity
12 35 (9.78%) Data Security
13 34 (9.50%) Cyber Security
14 32 (8.94%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 88 (24.58%) SQL
2 46 (12.85%) T-SQL
3 11 (3.07%) C#
4 10 (2.79%) VBA
4 10 (2.79%) R
5 8 (2.23%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.96%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.12%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.12%) C++
8 2 (0.56%) Delphi
8 2 (0.56%) Java
8 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.56%) Ruby
9 1 (0.28%) PHP5
9 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.28%) Python
9 1 (0.28%) Perl
9 1 (0.28%) PHP
9 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (20.11%) Degree
2 65 (18.16%) CISSP
3 51 (14.25%) CISM
4 28 (7.82%) Security Cleared
5 24 (6.70%) CISA
6 22 (6.15%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.51%) PCI QSA
8 7 (1.96%) CRISC
9 5 (1.40%) ISACA
10 4 (1.12%) CITP
10 4 (1.12%) MBCS
10 4 (1.12%) CISMP
10 4 (1.12%) GIAC
10 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.84%) CEH
12 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.56%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.56%) MCSE
12 2 (0.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (34.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 65 (18.16%) PCI DSS
3 22 (6.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (3.35%) COBIT
5 9 (2.51%) Basel II
6 8 (2.23%) QA
7 7 (1.96%) ISO 9001
7 7 (1.96%) SLA
8 5 (1.40%) ISO 14001
9 4 (1.12%) Data Quality
9 4 (1.12%) BS25999
10 3 (0.84%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.56%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.56%) BS7799
11 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.28%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.12%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.28%) Snort
5 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Backup Exec
1 2 (0.56%) SCCM
1 2 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 128 (35.75%) Microsoft
2 45 (12.57%) Business Objects
3 34 (9.50%) Oracle
4 7 (1.96%) SAP
5 6 (1.68%) VMware
6 3 (0.84%) SolarWinds
6 3 (0.84%) Cisco
6 3 (0.84%) Orchard
7 2 (0.56%) Aquila
7 2 (0.56%) Novell
7 2 (0.56%) Borland
7 2 (0.56%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.56%) Symantec
7 2 (0.56%) Sophos
7 2 (0.56%) HP
7 2 (0.56%) Teradata
7 2 (0.56%) Civica
7 2 (0.56%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (0.28%) LexisNexis
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Salary: £34020.00 per annum + Benefits
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £100 - £150 per day
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Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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