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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 743 736 711
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -25
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 108 115 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.30% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 84 99 152
Average salary £48,500 £48,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.51% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,716 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.87% +11.24%
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
37329 38401 40550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.93% 39.64% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 30421 30327 34119
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
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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 +8 39 £62,500 +8.69% 12
South East -29 18 £60,000 +100.00% 3
South West -5 15 £33,500 -55.33%
West Midlands -21 15 £45,000 +22.44%
Yorkshire -2 14 £45,000 +91.48% 3
East of England -12 4 £72,500 +75.75%
North West -9 2 £53,750 +27.25% 3
East Midlands +4 1 - - 3
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 244 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 99 (40.57%) Information Security
3 67 (27.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 61 (25.00%) SQL
5 58 (23.77%) Finance
6 52 (21.31%) Management Information System
7 51 (20.90%) Microsoft
8 49 (20.08%) Windows
9 47 (19.26%) Risk Management
10 44 (18.03%) PCI DSS
11 40 (16.39%) Degree
12 39 (15.98%) Analytical Skills
13 34 (13.93%) SQL Server
14 30 (12.30%) Service Delivery
14 30 (12.30%) Project Management
15 28 (11.48%) Business Continuity
16 27 (11.07%) MS Excel
16 27 (11.07%) CISSP
17 26 (10.66%) T-SQL
17 26 (10.66%) Continuous Improvement
18 24 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
18 24 (9.84%) QA
18 24 (9.84%) .NET
18 24 (9.84%) ITIL
18 24 (9.84%) Legal
19 23 (9.43%) MS Office
19 23 (9.43%) Freedom of Information
20 22 (9.02%) Retail
20 22 (9.02%) Security Management
21 21 (8.61%) Security Testing

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 17 (6.97%) IIS
2 14 (5.74%) SAS
3 9 (3.69%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.28%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.23%) OpenEdge
6 3 (1.23%) CMS
7 2 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (11.07%) MS Excel
2 23 (9.43%) MS Office
3 10 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.41%) MS Project
6 1 (0.41%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.41%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (0.41%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.41%) Nortel Periphonics
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.46%) Office 365
2 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.82%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.56%) Firewall
2 13 (5.33%) LAN
3 12 (4.92%) WAN
4 11 (4.51%) Internet
4 11 (4.51%) Wireshark
5 8 (3.28%) DNS
6 7 (2.87%) Intranet
7 6 (2.46%) SAN
7 6 (2.46%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.46%) NAS
8 5 (2.05%) Extranet
8 5 (2.05%) VPN
9 4 (1.64%) Broadband
10 3 (1.23%) LDAP
10 3 (1.23%) Network Security
10 3 (1.23%) IPsec
11 2 (0.82%) SMTP
11 2 (0.82%) DHCP
11 2 (0.82%) HTTP
11 2 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.93%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.61%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.46%) MySQL
4 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.05%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.23%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.23%) DB2
5 3 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.23%) QlikView
5 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.82%) Data Mart
6 2 (0.82%) MS Access
6 2 (0.82%) DataStage
6 2 (0.82%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Subversion
2 2 (0.82%) JIRA
2 2 (0.82%) JUnit
2 2 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.82%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.82%) Grunt
3 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.41%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.41%) Selenium
General
1 58 (23.77%) Finance
2 24 (9.84%) Legal
3 22 (9.02%) Retail
4 19 (7.79%) Marketing
5 16 (6.56%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.51%) Law
7 9 (3.69%) Back Office
8 6 (2.46%) Games
9 4 (1.64%) Electronics
9 4 (1.64%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.23%) Aerospace
10 3 (1.23%) Dutch Language
10 3 (1.23%) French Language
10 3 (1.23%) German Language
11 2 (0.82%) Banking
12 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.41%) Advertising
12 1 (0.41%) Publishing
12 1 (0.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 75 (30.74%) Analyst
2 38 (15.57%) Security Analyst
3 28 (11.48%) Security Manager
4 27 (11.07%) Developer
5 23 (9.43%) Information Analyst
6 20 (8.20%) DBA
6 20 (8.20%) Information Security Analyst
7 18 (7.38%) SQL DBA
8 15 (6.15%) Junior
9 13 (5.33%) Information Manager
10 12 (4.92%) Information Security Manager
11 11 (4.51%) Junior Analyst
11 11 (4.51%) Junior Information Analyst
12 9 (3.69%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.69%) Project Manager
13 8 (3.28%) IT Manager
13 8 (3.28%) Data Analyst
13 8 (3.28%) Administrator
13 8 (3.28%) PC Support
14 7 (2.87%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.84%) .NET
2 16 (6.56%) ASP.NET
3 15 (6.15%) HTML
4 13 (5.33%) COM
5 12 (4.92%) Web Services
6 9 (3.69%) XML
6 9 (3.69%) RESTful
7 8 (3.28%) .NET Framework
7 8 (3.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (3.28%) XSLT
7 8 (3.28%) CSS
8 6 (2.46%) Regular Expression
8 6 (2.46%) jQuery
9 5 (2.05%) HTML5
10 3 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (1.23%) Ajax
11 2 (0.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (21.31%) Management Information System
2 39 (15.98%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (9.43%) Freedom of Information
4 18 (7.38%) NHS
5 16 (6.56%) Statistics
6 15 (6.15%) Freedom of Information Act
6 15 (6.15%) Client/Server
7 14 (5.74%) N-Tier
8 13 (5.33%) Computer Science
9 11 (4.51%) Mobile App
10 7 (2.87%) Replication
10 7 (2.87%) CESG
11 6 (2.46%) Clustering
12 4 (1.64%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.64%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.64%) Open Source
12 4 (1.64%) Mechatronics
12 4 (1.64%) Online Games
13 3 (1.23%) Data Extraction
13 3 (1.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.08%) Windows
2 17 (6.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (6.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (6.15%) UNIX
4 9 (3.69%) Linux
5 8 (3.28%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.87%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.05%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.05%) Solaris
8 4 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.23%) Android
10 2 (0.82%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.41%) AIX
11 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 99 (40.57%) Information Security
3 47 (19.26%) Risk Management
4 30 (12.30%) Service Delivery
4 30 (12.30%) Project Management
5 28 (11.48%) Business Continuity
6 26 (10.66%) Continuous Improvement
7 24 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
7 24 (9.84%) ITIL
8 22 (9.02%) Security Management
9 21 (8.61%) Security Testing
10 20 (8.20%) Data Management
10 20 (8.20%) Information Security Management
10 20 (8.20%) Migration
11 19 (7.79%) Capacity Planning
12 18 (7.38%) Line Management
12 18 (7.38%) Data Modelling
13 17 (6.97%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (6.97%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (6.97%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 61 (25.00%) SQL
2 26 (10.66%) T-SQL
3 19 (7.79%) C#
4 10 (4.10%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.69%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.87%) VB
7 6 (2.46%) Perl
7 6 (2.46%) C++
7 6 (2.46%) Java
8 3 (1.23%) Delphi
9 2 (0.82%) C
9 2 (0.82%) PHP
9 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.41%) VBA
10 1 (0.41%) Python
10 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.41%) PHP5
10 1 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (16.39%) Degree
2 27 (11.07%) CISSP
3 15 (6.15%) CISM
4 12 (4.92%) Security Cleared
5 11 (4.51%) SC Cleared
5 11 (4.51%) CISA
6 6 (2.46%) ISEB
7 5 (2.05%) OCP
7 5 (2.05%) OCA
7 5 (2.05%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (2.05%) RHCSA
8 4 (1.64%) CRISC
8 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.64%) MCITP
9 3 (1.23%) MCTS
9 3 (1.23%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.82%) PhD
10 2 (0.82%) HND
10 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.41%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (27.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (18.03%) PCI DSS
3 24 (9.84%) QA
4 14 (5.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (4.92%) COBIT
6 9 (3.69%) SLA
7 5 (2.05%) BS7799
8 4 (1.64%) COSO
9 3 (1.23%) Basel II
10 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.82%) BS25999
11 1 (0.41%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.41%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.64%) Nmap
4 2 (0.82%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.41%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 3 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (1.23%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.82%) Nessus
3 1 (0.41%) WSUS
3 1 (0.41%) SCOM
3 1 (0.41%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.41%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 51 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.15%) Oracle
3 11 (4.51%) Business Objects
4 9 (3.69%) VMware
5 7 (2.87%) Adobe
5 7 (2.87%) Cisco
6 6 (2.46%) IBM
7 5 (2.05%) HP
7 5 (2.05%) Informatica
7 5 (2.05%) Veritas
7 5 (2.05%) Aquila
7 5 (2.05%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.64%) Apple
8 4 (1.64%) Symantec
8 4 (1.64%) McAfee
8 4 (1.64%) Teradata
8 4 (1.64%) Tripwire
8 4 (1.64%) SAP
9 3 (1.23%) Websense
9 3 (1.23%) Trillium
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