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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 652 806 845
Rank change year-on-year
+154 +39
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 236 145 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 206 104 85
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,050 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
37409 43161 43655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.38% 42.27% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31000 34887 34255
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +48 97 £63,000 +29.89% 6
South East +38 37 £51,000 -7.27% 3
Yorkshire +57 33 £48,000 +21.51% 5
South West +30 25 £32,000 -16.88% 1
West Midlands +17 21 £50,500 +165.78% 4
East of England +15 10 £36,250 +3.57% 3
East Midlands +12 7 £33,000 -22.35%
North West +16 2 £50,000 -4.76% 3
North East +3 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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.

1 489 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 276 (56.44%) Information Security
3 233 (47.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 160 (32.72%) CISSP
5 159 (32.52%) PCI DSS
6 131 (26.79%) Finance
7 117 (23.93%) Management Information System
8 112 (22.90%) CISM
9 109 (22.29%) Risk Management
10 86 (17.59%) Microsoft
11 85 (17.38%) ITIL
12 76 (15.54%) ISMS
13 73 (14.93%) Security Management
14 71 (14.52%) Information Security Management
15 70 (14.31%) Firewall
16 66 (13.50%) SQL
17 63 (12.88%) Business Continuity
18 60 (12.27%) Cybersecurity
19 59 (12.07%) CISA
20 57 (11.66%) Degree
20 57 (11.66%) Information Governance
21 55 (11.25%) SQL Server
22 54 (11.04%) Windows
23 53 (10.84%) Disaster Recovery
24 51 (10.43%) SIEM
25 46 (9.41%) Security Architecture
26 45 (9.20%) MS Excel
27 44 (9.00%) .NET
27 44 (9.00%) Security Operations
28 42 (8.59%) Analytical Skills

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 16 (3.27%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.04%) CMS
3 6 (1.23%) IIS
4 4 (0.82%) Drupal
4 4 (0.82%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (0.82%) WordPress
5 3 (0.61%) Apache
5 3 (0.61%) JBoss
5 3 (0.61%) SAS
5 3 (0.61%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 45 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.73%) MS Office
3 8 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.61%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.61%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.41%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.41%) SPSS
6 1 (0.20%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.20%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.20%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Magento
2 2 (0.41%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.41%) FastStats
2 2 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.41%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.27%) Office 365
2 12 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.43%) MailChimp
4 3 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.41%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) AdWords
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 70 (14.31%) Firewall
2 26 (5.32%) Network Security
2 26 (5.32%) TCP/IP
3 23 (4.70%) LAN
4 21 (4.29%) VoIP
5 20 (4.09%) VPN
6 17 (3.48%) Wireless
7 12 (2.45%) PBX
8 10 (2.04%) Intranet
9 9 (1.84%) Internet
10 7 (1.43%) Converged Networks
10 7 (1.43%) Extranet
11 6 (1.23%) Junos
11 6 (1.23%) SAN
11 6 (1.23%) WAN
12 5 (1.02%) IPsec
12 5 (1.02%) SSL
13 4 (0.82%) DNS
13 4 (0.82%) WLAN
14 3 (0.61%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (6.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (3.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.66%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.43%) OLAP
7 7 (1.43%) OLTP
8 6 (1.23%) SSDT
9 5 (1.02%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.02%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.82%) Big Data
10 4 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.82%) MySQL
10 4 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.82%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.61%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (1.23%) HP UFT
1 6 (1.23%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.82%) JIRA
3 3 (0.61%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 131 (26.79%) Finance
2 34 (6.95%) Legal
3 27 (5.52%) Marketing
4 24 (4.91%) Telecoms
5 23 (4.70%) Games
5 23 (4.70%) Retail
6 19 (3.89%) Law
7 12 (2.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.84%) Advertising
9 8 (1.64%) Publishing
10 6 (1.23%) Automotive
10 6 (1.23%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.02%) Back Office
12 4 (0.82%) Banking
12 4 (0.82%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.41%) Electronics
13 2 (0.41%) Front Office
14 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.20%) Military
14 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 118 (24.13%) Analyst
2 78 (15.95%) Security Analyst
3 65 (13.29%) Security Manager
4 47 (9.61%) Information Analyst
4 47 (9.61%) Information Security Analyst
5 44 (9.00%) Developer
5 44 (9.00%) Security Officer
6 43 (8.79%) Information Officer
7 35 (7.16%) Information Security Officer
8 33 (6.75%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 28 (5.73%) Information Manager
10 25 (5.11%) Architect
11 22 (4.50%) IT Analyst
12 21 (4.29%) Consultant
12 21 (4.29%) Information Security Manager
12 21 (4.29%) IT Manager
12 21 (4.29%) SQL Developer
13 20 (4.09%) DBA
14 19 (3.89%) Data Manager
14 19 (3.89%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (9.00%) .NET
2 12 (2.45%) .NET Framework
2 12 (2.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 12 (2.45%) CSS
2 12 (2.45%) HTML
3 11 (2.25%) jQuery
4 10 (2.04%) ASP.NET
4 10 (2.04%) Middleware
5 9 (1.84%) XML
6 7 (1.43%) CSS3
6 7 (1.43%) HTML5
7 6 (1.23%) Web Services
8 5 (1.02%) REST
8 5 (1.02%) SOAP
8 5 (1.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (1.02%) WCF
9 4 (0.82%) Sass
10 3 (0.61%) JSON
10 3 (0.61%) WF
10 3 (0.61%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 117 (23.93%) Management Information System
2 42 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.09%) NHS
4 15 (3.07%) Client/Server
4 15 (3.07%) Freedom of Information
5 11 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.04%) Data Integration
7 9 (1.84%) CESG
7 9 (1.84%) Replication
8 8 (1.64%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (1.43%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.43%) Freedom of Information Act
9 7 (1.43%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.43%) Physics
9 7 (1.43%) Social Media
9 7 (1.43%) User Experience
10 6 (1.23%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.02%) SCADA
11 5 (1.02%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 54 (11.04%) Windows
2 30 (6.13%) Linux
2 30 (6.13%) Windows Server
3 20 (4.09%) Apple iOS
4 19 (3.89%) Mac OS X
5 11 (2.25%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.04%) Windows 10
6 10 (2.04%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.82%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.41%) Unix
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 489 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 276 (56.44%) Information Security
3 109 (22.29%) Risk Management
4 85 (17.38%) ITIL
5 76 (15.54%) ISMS
6 73 (14.93%) Security Management
7 71 (14.52%) Information Security Management
8 63 (12.88%) Business Continuity
9 60 (12.27%) Cybersecurity
10 57 (11.66%) Information Governance
11 53 (10.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 51 (10.43%) SIEM
13 46 (9.41%) Security Architecture
14 44 (9.00%) Security Operations
15 39 (7.98%) Vulnerability Management
16 36 (7.36%) Risk Assessment
17 33 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
18 32 (6.54%) Data Security
18 32 (6.54%) Project Management
19 28 (5.73%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (13.50%) SQL
2 39 (7.98%) C#
3 24 (4.91%) VB.NET
4 23 (4.70%) T-SQL
5 15 (3.07%) VB
6 13 (2.66%) C
7 11 (2.25%) JavaScript
8 10 (2.04%) PHP
9 9 (1.84%) Java
10 3 (0.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.41%) Python
11 2 (0.41%) R
11 2 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 160 (32.72%) CISSP
2 112 (22.90%) CISM
3 59 (12.07%) CISA
4 57 (11.66%) Degree
5 27 (5.52%) CISMP
6 26 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (3.89%) CRISC
8 17 (3.48%) Security Cleared
9 16 (3.27%) ISEB
10 15 (3.07%) CCNA
11 12 (2.45%) GIAC
11 12 (2.45%) ISACA
12 11 (2.25%) SANS
13 10 (2.04%) GSEC
13 10 (2.04%) SC Cleared
14 9 (1.84%) CCNP
15 8 (1.64%) CCA
15 8 (1.64%) ISTQB
16 6 (1.23%) DV Cleared
16 6 (1.23%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (47.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 159 (32.52%) PCI DSS
3 27 (5.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 23 (4.70%) Data Quality
5 21 (4.29%) COBIT
6 17 (3.48%) SLA
7 13 (2.66%) QA
8 11 (2.25%) ISO 9001
8 11 (2.25%) ISO27002
9 8 (1.64%) BS7799
10 4 (0.82%) RMADS
11 3 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (0.61%) ISO27005
12 2 (0.41%) PA-DSS
13 1 (0.20%) BS25999
13 1 (0.20%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.20%) WAI
13 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 42 (8.59%) Active Directory
2 23 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.61%) vSphere
4 3 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.84%) AirWatch
2 4 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (0.82%) RSA Archer
3 3 (0.61%) EnCase
4 2 (0.41%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.41%) SCCM
5 1 (0.20%) FTK
5 1 (0.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 86 (17.59%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.73%) Cisco
3 24 (4.91%) VMware
4 19 (3.89%) Apple
4 19 (3.89%) Juniper
5 11 (2.25%) WatchGuard
6 10 (2.04%) HP
7 9 (1.84%) Forcepoint
7 9 (1.84%) Sourcefire
7 9 (1.84%) Symantec
7 9 (1.84%) Varonis
8 6 (1.23%) Huawei
8 6 (1.23%) Oracle
8 6 (1.23%) Remedy
9 5 (1.02%) Citrix
9 5 (1.02%) Cloudera
9 5 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.02%) SolarWinds
10 4 (0.82%) Facebook
10 4 (0.82%) Splunk
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Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
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Salary: Up to £50K
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Salary: £6000 - £62000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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