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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 660 721 698
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -23
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 194 169 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.38% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 131 127 111
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -9.09%
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
38530 44146 39902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.66% 40.26% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30761 35563 32838
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +84 87 £55,000 +34.14% 22
South East +19 38 £47,500 +11.76% 1
South West -5 25 £40,750 +11.64% 1
East of England -16 17 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Yorkshire +13 15 £23,000 -38.66% 2
West Midlands -13 6 £49,000 -18.33% 3
North West -3 4 £46,500 +55.43% 1
North East - 2 £33,738 -
East Midlands +8 1 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 331 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 137 (41.39%) Information Security
3 122 (36.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 113 (34.14%) Finance
5 95 (28.70%) Microsoft
6 81 (24.47%) Analytical Skills
7 77 (23.26%) SQL
8 67 (20.24%) Management Information System
9 66 (19.94%) Degree
9 66 (19.94%) Freedom of Information
10 65 (19.64%) SQL Server
11 59 (17.82%) PCI DSS
12 57 (17.22%) Freedom of Information Act
12 57 (17.22%) Risk Management
13 56 (16.92%) CISSP
14 55 (16.62%) ITIL
15 50 (15.11%) Security Management
16 49 (14.80%) Windows
17 46 (13.90%) Information Security Management
18 44 (13.29%) MS Office
19 43 (12.99%) MS Excel
20 42 (12.69%) Data Warehouse
21 40 (12.08%) Analytics
22 39 (11.78%) Data Modelling
23 38 (11.48%) CISM
23 38 (11.48%) ISMS
24 37 (11.18%) Cyber Security
24 37 (11.18%) Performance Tuning
25 35 (10.57%) Relational Database
25 35 (10.57%) T-SQL

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (7.55%) IIS
2 23 (6.95%) SAS
3 8 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.42%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.91%) OpenEdge
5 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.60%) Lync
7 1 (0.30%) CMS
7 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 44 (13.29%) MS Office
2 43 (12.99%) MS Excel
3 22 (6.65%) SPSS
4 3 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Servitor
1 1 (0.30%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (0.30%) ResourceLink
1 1 (0.30%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.53%) Firewall
2 14 (4.23%) Internet
3 11 (3.32%) Intranet
4 10 (3.02%) LAN
5 7 (2.11%) WAN
6 6 (1.81%) Network Security
6 6 (1.81%) SAN
7 5 (1.51%) Extranet
7 5 (1.51%) NAS
8 4 (1.21%) GoToMeeting
8 4 (1.21%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.91%) VoIP
9 3 (0.91%) DNS
10 2 (0.60%) Wireless
10 2 (0.60%) DMZ
10 2 (0.60%) WLAN
11 1 (0.30%) POP3
11 1 (0.30%) SMTP
11 1 (0.30%) 3G
11 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 42 (12.69%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (10.57%) Relational Database
4 21 (6.34%) Big Data
5 20 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (5.74%) Data Mining
7 18 (5.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (3.93%) MS Access
9 13 (3.93%) Star Schema
10 9 (2.72%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.81%) BusinessObjects XI
12 6 (1.81%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.21%) OLAP
14 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (2.72%) Toad
2 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.30%) Moq
2 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.30%) JIRA
2 1 (0.30%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.30%) Selenium
General
1 113 (34.14%) Finance
2 29 (8.76%) Legal
3 26 (7.85%) Marketing
4 21 (6.34%) Retail
5 17 (5.14%) Publishing
6 16 (4.83%) Advertising
6 16 (4.83%) Banking
7 13 (3.93%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.93%) Law
7 13 (3.93%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.51%) Electronics
9 4 (1.21%) Games
9 4 (1.21%) Back Office
10 2 (0.60%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.60%) French Language
10 2 (0.60%) German Language
10 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (27.79%) Analyst
2 61 (18.43%) Security Manager
3 41 (12.39%) Information Manager
4 30 (9.06%) Information Security Manager
5 29 (8.76%) DBA
6 26 (7.85%) Developer
7 25 (7.55%) Systems Analyst
8 24 (7.25%) SQL DBA
9 20 (6.04%) Security Analyst
10 19 (5.74%) Consultant
11 17 (5.14%) SQL Server DBA
12 14 (4.23%) Security Consultant
13 12 (3.63%) Cyber Security Manager
14 11 (3.32%) Business Analyst
14 11 (3.32%) Data Analyst
14 11 (3.32%) Governance Manager
14 11 (3.32%) Information Governance Manager
14 11 (3.32%) Security Officer
15 10 (3.02%) Compliance Manager
15 10 (3.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.95%) COM
2 19 (5.74%) HTML
3 12 (3.63%) .NET
4 7 (2.11%) CSS
5 6 (1.81%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.21%) HTML5
7 3 (0.91%) Middleware
7 3 (0.91%) CSS3
7 3 (0.91%) jQuery
8 2 (0.60%) Ajax
8 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.60%) Web Services
8 2 (0.60%) XML
9 1 (0.30%) XSLT
9 1 (0.30%) SOAP
9 1 (0.30%) Flash
9 1 (0.30%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.30%) WinForms
9 1 (0.30%) LAMP
9 1 (0.30%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 81 (24.47%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (20.24%) Management Information System
3 66 (19.94%) Freedom of Information
4 57 (17.22%) Freedom of Information Act
5 26 (7.85%) Client/Server
6 22 (6.65%) Statistics
7 21 (6.34%) Computer Science
7 21 (6.34%) N-Tier
8 18 (5.44%) NHS
9 12 (3.63%) CESG
10 9 (2.72%) Mathematics
11 7 (2.11%) Clustering
12 6 (1.81%) Internet of Things
12 6 (1.81%) BYOD
13 4 (1.21%) Replication
13 4 (1.21%) CESG CLAS
14 3 (0.91%) Social Media
14 3 (0.91%) Data Structures
15 2 (0.60%) Fat Client
15 2 (0.60%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 49 (14.80%) Windows
2 25 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.23%) UNIX
5 8 (2.42%) Linux
6 5 (1.51%) Solaris
6 5 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.91%) Windows 2000
7 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 137 (41.39%) Information Security
3 57 (17.22%) Risk Management
4 55 (16.62%) ITIL
5 50 (15.11%) Security Management
6 46 (13.90%) Information Security Management
7 40 (12.08%) Analytics
8 39 (11.78%) Data Modelling
9 38 (11.48%) ISMS
10 37 (11.18%) Cyber Security
10 37 (11.18%) Performance Tuning
11 34 (10.27%) Migration
11 34 (10.27%) Data Management
11 34 (10.27%) Business Continuity
12 32 (9.67%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (9.06%) Information Management
13 30 (9.06%) Continuous Improvement
14 28 (8.46%) Service Delivery
14 28 (8.46%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (8.16%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (23.26%) SQL
2 35 (10.57%) T-SQL
3 11 (3.32%) C#
4 10 (3.02%) VBA
5 8 (2.42%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.81%) Perl
7 4 (1.21%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.21%) C++
8 3 (0.91%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.91%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.60%) Ruby
9 2 (0.60%) R
9 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.60%) VB
9 2 (0.60%) Delphi
9 2 (0.60%) Java
10 1 (0.30%) C
10 1 (0.30%) PHP
10 1 (0.30%) Python
10 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 66 (19.94%) Degree
2 56 (16.92%) CISSP
3 38 (11.48%) CISM
4 33 (9.97%) Security Cleared
5 27 (8.16%) SC Cleared
6 19 (5.74%) CISA
7 8 (2.42%) PCI QSA
8 7 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.81%) CRISC
10 5 (1.51%) OCP
10 5 (1.51%) OCA
10 5 (1.51%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (1.51%) ISACA
10 5 (1.51%) RHCSA
10 5 (1.51%) MCITP
10 5 (1.51%) MCTS
11 4 (1.21%) MBCS
11 4 (1.21%) CITP
11 4 (1.21%) CISMP
12 3 (0.91%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (36.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (17.82%) PCI DSS
3 22 (6.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (4.23%) COBIT
5 12 (3.63%) QA
6 8 (2.42%) Basel II
7 7 (2.11%) ISO 9001
7 7 (2.11%) SLA
8 5 (1.51%) ISO 14001
9 4 (1.21%) BS25999
9 4 (1.21%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.60%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.30%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) SCCM
1 2 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (0.60%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 95 (28.70%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.25%) Oracle
3 23 (6.95%) Business Objects
4 9 (2.72%) VMware
5 5 (1.51%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.51%) Veritas
5 5 (1.51%) Aquila
6 4 (1.21%) SAP
7 3 (0.91%) Cisco
8 2 (0.60%) Aerohive Networks
8 2 (0.60%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.60%) Facebook
8 2 (0.60%) Twitter
8 2 (0.60%) Teradata
8 2 (0.60%) IBM
8 2 (0.60%) Informatica
8 2 (0.60%) HP
8 2 (0.60%) Symantec
8 2 (0.60%) Sophos
8 2 (0.60%) Borland
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £70k + Car Allowance, Bonus, Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Jumar Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stanmore, Middlesex
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Henderson Scott
Salary: Up to £55K + Company Benefits + Travel + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stanmore, Middlesex
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
PA Consulting
Posted: 18 days ago
South West London
TFL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
South West London
TFL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
South West London
TFL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
South West London
TFL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
South West London
TFL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
South West London
TFL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago