The first 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 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 740 654 677
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +23
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 130 187 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.55% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 109 139 163
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,900 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34300 33702 37031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.86% 33.09% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27462 27606 31575
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Data Protection Act
UK

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 July 2014.

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 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
London -60 36 £41,000 -21.90% 5
East of England +2 34 £35,750 +10.00% 1
West Midlands +12 17 £50,000 +14.28% 1
South East -27 16 £42,500 +6.25%
South West -19 13 £33,750 -3.57% 2
North West +1 5 £21,250 -63.04% 2
Yorkshire -57 5 £34,500 -31.00% 4
East Midlands -9 3 £32,500 -16.66%
North East - 1 £12,320 -
Data Protection Act
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Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 274 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 86 (31.39%) SQL
3 77 (28.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 75 (27.37%) SQL Server
5 73 (26.64%) Information Security
6 62 (22.63%) Degree
7 60 (21.90%) Finance
8 59 (21.53%) Microsoft
9 56 (20.44%) PCI DSS
10 54 (19.71%) Windows
11 53 (19.34%) ITIL
12 51 (18.61%) Legal
13 44 (16.06%) QA
14 39 (14.23%) Firewall
14 39 (14.23%) Project Management
15 35 (12.77%) Management Information System
15 35 (12.77%) MS Excel
16 34 (12.41%) VMware
17 33 (12.04%) Data Warehouse
18 32 (11.68%) MS Exchange
19 30 (10.95%) Data Security
19 30 (10.95%) Marketing
20 29 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
20 29 (10.58%) Disaster Recovery
20 29 (10.58%) Business Continuity
20 29 (10.58%) HP
21 28 (10.22%) Hyper-V
22 27 (9.85%) SAN
22 27 (9.85%) .NET
23 26 (9.49%) LAN

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 32 (11.68%) MS Exchange
2 21 (7.66%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (3.65%) SAS
3 10 (3.65%) IIS
4 9 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.46%) CMS
6 4 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.73%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.73%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.73%) Apache
9 1 (0.36%) nginx
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.36%) Drupal
9 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 35 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.93%) MS Office
3 11 (4.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.82%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (5.11%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.09%) Pegasus Opera
4 2 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.36%) Tridion
5 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.82%) Amazon S3
1 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.46%) Office 365
3 3 (1.09%) Taleo
3 3 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (14.23%) Firewall
2 27 (9.85%) SAN
3 26 (9.49%) LAN
4 23 (8.39%) WAN
5 19 (6.93%) VoIP
5 19 (6.93%) Intranet
5 19 (6.93%) VLAN
5 19 (6.93%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (4.01%) DNS
7 10 (3.65%) NAS
8 9 (3.28%) DHCP
8 9 (3.28%) Internet
9 7 (2.55%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.46%) VPN
10 4 (1.46%) Wireshark
11 3 (1.09%) HTTP
11 3 (1.09%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.73%) Broadband
12 2 (0.73%) SSL
12 2 (0.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (27.37%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.04%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (7.66%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (5.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (4.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (4.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.55%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.19%) Big Data
8 6 (2.19%) DB2
9 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.46%) IBM InfoSphere
10 4 (1.46%) DataStage
10 4 (1.46%) QualityStage
10 4 (1.46%) OLTP
10 4 (1.46%) DTS
10 4 (1.46%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (3.65%) Subversion
2 8 (2.92%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (2.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (2.19%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.09%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.73%) Ant
6 2 (0.73%) JUnit
6 2 (0.73%) Maven
7 1 (0.36%) JIRA
7 1 (0.36%) LSMW
7 1 (0.36%) Selenium
7 1 (0.36%) Toad
7 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
General
1 60 (21.90%) Finance
2 51 (18.61%) Legal
3 30 (10.95%) Marketing
4 17 (6.20%) Advertising
5 16 (5.84%) Law
6 9 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.19%) Retail
8 5 (1.82%) Banking
9 4 (1.46%) Billing
10 2 (0.73%) Back Office
10 2 (0.73%) Games
11 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 70 (25.55%) Analyst
2 35 (12.77%) Administrator
3 30 (10.95%) Developer
4 26 (9.49%) Security Manager
5 24 (8.76%) Systems Administrator
6 23 (8.39%) Security Officer
7 19 (6.93%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 18 (6.57%) Business Analyst
9 17 (6.20%) Data Protection Officer
10 14 (5.11%) DBA
11 12 (4.38%) Security Analyst
11 12 (4.38%) Information Manager
12 11 (4.01%) Architect
13 10 (3.65%) Information Security Manager
13 10 (3.65%) Security Specialist
14 9 (3.28%) Applications Specialist
14 9 (3.28%) Application Security Specialist
15 8 (2.92%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
15 8 (2.92%) Data Manager
16 7 (2.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.85%) .NET
2 21 (7.66%) ASP.NET
3 16 (5.84%) HTML
4 15 (5.47%) XML
5 14 (5.11%) CSS
6 8 (2.92%) Web Services
7 7 (2.55%) jQuery
7 7 (2.55%) XHTML
8 5 (1.82%) WPF
8 5 (1.82%) Silverlight
8 5 (1.82%) JSP
8 5 (1.82%) DHTML
8 5 (1.82%) XSD
8 5 (1.82%) XSL
8 5 (1.82%) WinForms
8 5 (1.82%) Middleware
9 4 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.46%) HTML5
10 3 (1.09%) Ajax
10 3 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.77%) Management Information System
2 18 (6.57%) Social Media
3 11 (4.01%) Replication
3 11 (4.01%) New Media
4 9 (3.28%) Freedom of Information
4 9 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.55%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.55%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.46%) E-Learning
6 4 (1.46%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.09%) VSAM
7 3 (1.09%) CESG
7 3 (1.09%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.09%) Freedom of Information Act
7 3 (1.09%) Copywriting
7 3 (1.09%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.09%) Clustering
7 3 (1.09%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.73%) Online Games
8 2 (0.73%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 54 (19.71%) Windows
2 26 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (8.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (2.92%) UNIX
5 6 (2.19%) Linux
6 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.09%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.09%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.09%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.73%) VMS
8 2 (0.73%) OpenVMS
8 2 (0.73%) OS/400
8 2 (0.73%) AIX
8 2 (0.73%) CentOS
8 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 73 (26.64%) Information Security
3 53 (19.34%) ITIL
4 39 (14.23%) Project Management
5 30 (10.95%) Data Security
6 29 (10.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 29 (10.58%) Business Continuity
7 26 (9.49%) Security Management
7 26 (9.49%) ISMS
8 25 (9.12%) Information Security Management
9 24 (8.76%) PRINCE2
9 24 (8.76%) Risk Management
10 21 (7.66%) E-Commerce
10 21 (7.66%) Enterprise Architecture
11 19 (6.93%) CRM
11 19 (6.93%) Network Design
11 19 (6.93%) Analytics
11 19 (6.93%) Information Governance
12 18 (6.57%) Web Development
12 18 (6.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (31.39%) SQL
2 25 (9.12%) T-SQL
3 20 (7.30%) C#
4 15 (5.47%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.38%) Java
6 5 (1.82%) Ruby
6 5 (1.82%) C++
7 4 (1.46%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.09%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.09%) PHP
8 3 (1.09%) VB
8 3 (1.09%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.73%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (0.73%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.73%) VBScript
9 2 (0.73%) C
9 2 (0.73%) Perl
9 2 (0.73%) VBA
10 1 (0.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 62 (22.63%) Degree
2 24 (8.76%) ISEB
3 23 (8.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (8.03%) CCNA
4 22 (8.03%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (7.66%) CISSP
6 19 (6.93%) MCSA
7 15 (5.47%) CISM
8 12 (4.38%) Security Cleared
9 11 (4.01%) SC Cleared
9 11 (4.01%) CISA
10 8 (2.92%) CRISC
11 5 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.46%) GIAC
13 3 (1.09%) CISMP
13 3 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.09%) MCITP
13 3 (1.09%) VCP4
13 3 (1.09%) MCP
13 3 (1.09%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (28.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (20.44%) PCI DSS
3 44 (16.06%) QA
4 25 (9.12%) ISO 9001
5 7 (2.55%) SLA
5 7 (2.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.46%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.46%) BS7799
6 4 (1.46%) COBIT
7 3 (1.09%) BS25999
7 3 (1.09%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.73%) Basel II
9 1 (0.36%) WAI
9 1 (0.36%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.36%) TickIT
9 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 29 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (10.22%) Hyper-V
3 22 (8.03%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.73%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.73%) NFS
5 1 (0.36%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (0.36%) vSphere
5 1 (0.36%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (1.46%) SCCM
2 2 (0.73%) SCOM
3 1 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.36%) Puppet
3 1 (0.36%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.36%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 59 (21.53%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.41%) VMware
3 29 (10.58%) HP
4 22 (8.03%) Salesforce.com
5 21 (7.66%) Cisco
6 19 (6.93%) Veeam
7 14 (5.11%) SAP
7 14 (5.11%) Google
8 13 (4.74%) Oracle
9 8 (2.92%) Talend
9 8 (2.92%) IBM
9 8 (2.92%) Business Objects
10 7 (2.55%) Cognos
11 6 (2.19%) Teradata
11 6 (2.19%) Citrix
11 6 (2.19%) Dell
12 5 (1.82%) Remedy
13 4 (1.46%) Tableau
13 4 (1.46%) Ab Initio
13 4 (1.46%) Informatica
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + 20 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £85,000 - £110,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: Fantastic Benifits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £75,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £35k to £50k depending on level of experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago