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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
UK / England
Rank 701 735 819
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +84
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 144 159 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.41% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 110 134 73
Median salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £33,226 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%

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
32138 39211 39222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.78% 42.67% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26360 31926 32017
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
London +52 56 £62,500 +16.82% 7
South East +70 25 £53,750 +26.47% 1
West Midlands +7 23 £42,500 - 1
North West -8 14 £41,500 +50.90% 1
South West +12 8 £48,500 +14.11% 4
East of England - 6 £43,000 -
North East +3 5 £29,500 -26.25%
Yorkshire +11 4 £30,000 -25.00% 2
East Midlands +7 3 £32,500 -1.10%
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 357 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 224 (62.75%) Information Security
3 189 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 142 (39.78%) CISSP
5 129 (36.13%) PCI DSS
6 120 (33.61%) CISM
7 115 (32.21%) ITIL
8 99 (27.73%) Management Information System
8 99 (27.73%) Finance
9 98 (27.45%) Risk Management
10 92 (25.77%) ISMS
11 87 (24.37%) Security Management
12 84 (23.53%) Information Security Management
13 80 (22.41%) Cybersecurity
14 67 (18.77%) Firewall
14 67 (18.77%) Business Continuity
15 59 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
16 58 (16.25%) Vulnerability Management
17 54 (15.13%) Degree
18 52 (14.57%) Penetration Testing
18 52 (14.57%) Windows
19 51 (14.29%) SIEM
20 50 (14.01%) Vulnerability Scanning
21 48 (13.45%) Security Architecture
22 47 (13.17%) Disaster Recovery
23 45 (12.61%) Linux
23 45 (12.61%) Microsoft
23 45 (12.61%) Security Cleared
23 45 (12.61%) Windows Server
24 42 (11.76%) Active Directory

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in 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 19 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.24%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.84%) IIS
5 2 (0.56%) CMS
5 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.28%) SAS
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (11.20%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (3.08%) MS Office
4 6 (1.68%) AutoCAD
4 6 (1.68%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (3.92%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.28%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.28%) FastStats
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.76%) Office 365
2 14 (3.92%) IaaS
2 14 (3.92%) PaaS
2 14 (3.92%) SaaS
3 10 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.56%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (18.77%) Firewall
2 35 (9.80%) TCP/IP
3 20 (5.60%) Network Security
4 17 (4.76%) LAN
5 15 (4.20%) Internet
6 13 (3.64%) Junos
7 4 (1.12%) Unified Communications
7 4 (1.12%) Wireless
7 4 (1.12%) WLAN
8 3 (0.84%) Intranet
8 3 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (0.84%) SAN
8 3 (0.84%) VoIP
8 3 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.56%) Converged Networks
9 2 (0.56%) DHCP
9 2 (0.56%) DNS
9 2 (0.56%) Extranet
10 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (3.36%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.96%) Big Data
6 6 (1.68%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.40%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.40%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.12%) MySQL
9 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.56%) MS Access
9 2 (0.56%) OLAP
9 2 (0.56%) OLTP
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.28%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (1.96%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 99 (27.73%) Finance
2 32 (8.96%) Retail
3 25 (7.00%) Legal
4 23 (6.44%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.92%) Multimedia
6 8 (2.24%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.24%) Marketing
7 7 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.68%) Banking
8 6 (1.68%) Law
9 4 (1.12%) Advertising
9 4 (1.12%) Games
10 3 (0.84%) Back Office
10 3 (0.84%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.56%) Publishing
12 1 (0.28%) Electronics
12 1 (0.28%) Front Office
12 1 (0.28%) Local Government
12 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 88 (24.65%) Security Manager
2 83 (23.25%) Analyst
3 65 (18.21%) Security Analyst
4 54 (15.13%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 35 (9.80%) Information Manager
5 35 (9.80%) IT Manager
6 32 (8.96%) Information Analyst
6 32 (8.96%) Information Security Analyst
7 29 (8.12%) IT Security Manager
8 27 (7.56%) Information Security Manager
9 25 (7.00%) DBA
10 22 (6.16%) SQL DBA
11 17 (4.76%) Administrator
11 17 (4.76%) Security Specialist
12 14 (3.92%) Applications Manager
12 14 (3.92%) Architect
12 14 (3.92%) Consultant
12 14 (3.92%) IT Analyst
12 14 (3.92%) Security Consultant
13 12 (3.36%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.40%) .NET
1 5 (1.40%) Software Packaging
2 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.56%) EDI
2 2 (0.56%) REST
2 2 (0.56%) SOAP
2 2 (0.56%) WCF
2 2 (0.56%) WF
2 2 (0.56%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 2 (0.56%) XML
3 1 (0.28%) COM
3 1 (0.28%) CSS
3 1 (0.28%) HTML
3 1 (0.28%) jQuery
3 1 (0.28%) JSON
3 1 (0.28%) Web Services
3 1 (0.28%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 99 (27.73%) Management Information System
2 41 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (10.08%) Data Centre
4 25 (7.00%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.20%) Client/Server
5 15 (4.20%) Statistics
6 12 (3.36%) Freedom of Information
7 10 (2.80%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.24%) iPad
9 7 (1.96%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.96%) Physics
10 6 (1.68%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.68%) CESG
10 6 (1.68%) Freedom of Information Act
11 5 (1.40%) NHS
11 5 (1.40%) Replication
12 4 (1.12%) CESG CLAS
13 3 (0.84%) Clustering
13 3 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
13 3 (0.84%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 52 (14.57%) Windows
2 45 (12.61%) Linux
2 45 (12.61%) Windows Server
3 40 (11.20%) Apple iOS
4 34 (9.52%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.40%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.28%) Android
8 1 (0.28%) Unix
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 224 (62.75%) Information Security
3 115 (32.21%) ITIL
4 98 (27.45%) Risk Management
5 92 (25.77%) ISMS
6 87 (24.37%) Security Management
7 84 (23.53%) Information Security Management
8 80 (22.41%) Cybersecurity
9 67 (18.77%) Business Continuity
10 59 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (16.25%) Vulnerability Management
12 52 (14.57%) Penetration Testing
13 51 (14.29%) SIEM
14 50 (14.01%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 48 (13.45%) Security Architecture
16 47 (13.17%) Disaster Recovery
17 40 (11.20%) Coaching
18 39 (10.92%) Continuous Improvement
19 38 (10.64%) Information Assurance
20 34 (9.52%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 35 (9.80%) SQL
2 18 (5.04%) T-SQL
3 17 (4.76%) C
4 5 (1.40%) Python
4 5 (1.40%) R
5 1 (0.28%) C#
5 1 (0.28%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 142 (39.78%) CISSP
2 120 (33.61%) CISM
3 54 (15.13%) Degree
4 45 (12.61%) Security Cleared
5 33 (9.24%) CISA
6 29 (8.12%) SC Cleared
7 26 (7.28%) CRISC
8 22 (6.16%) CEH
8 22 (6.16%) GIAC
9 20 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (5.32%) GSEC
10 19 (5.32%) MCSA
11 17 (4.76%) CCNA
11 17 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 16 (4.48%) CISMP
13 13 (3.64%) JNCIA
14 12 (3.36%) DV Cleared
14 12 (3.36%) ISACA
15 8 (2.24%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 129 (36.13%) PCI DSS
3 40 (11.20%) GDPR
4 23 (6.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 22 (6.16%) SLA
6 19 (5.32%) QA
7 15 (4.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 15 (4.20%) RMADS
8 14 (3.92%) GPG13
9 10 (2.80%) BS25999
10 8 (2.24%) COBIT
10 8 (2.24%) ISO27002
11 7 (1.96%) Data Quality
12 4 (1.12%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
14 1 (0.28%) ISO22301
System Software
1 42 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.56%) vSphere
4 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.84%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.28%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.28%) SCCM
3 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.52%) Apple
3 22 (6.16%) VMware
4 18 (5.04%) Juniper
5 17 (4.76%) Cisco
6 15 (4.20%) ServiceNow
7 12 (3.36%) Cloudera
8 11 (3.08%) Huawei
9 7 (1.96%) HP
10 6 (1.68%) SolarWinds
11 3 (0.84%) Citrix
11 3 (0.84%) Pega
11 3 (0.84%) Qualys
12 2 (0.56%) Forcepoint
12 2 (0.56%) Oracle
12 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.56%) SAP
12 2 (0.56%) Siemens
12 2 (0.56%) Sourcefire
12 2 (0.56%) Symantec
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