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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 756 740 730
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 129 148 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.36% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 96 126 124
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £72,500 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -12.50%
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
40403 40867 42940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.83% 39.54% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32798 33066 36272
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
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
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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +25 41 £45,000 -21.73% 8
West Midlands +10 32 £19,000 -36.66% 2
South West -18 12 £22,000 -60.00% 1
Yorkshire -37 12 £39,750 +41.96% 1
South East -15 11 £44,000 +10.00% 6
North West -2 9 £47,000 +9.91%
East of England -21 9 £37,500 +44.23% 2
East Midlands +14 3 £32,500 - 1
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 239 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 81 (33.89%) Information Security
3 64 (26.78%) SQL
4 58 (24.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 51 (21.34%) Microsoft
6 50 (20.92%) Finance
7 49 (20.50%) PCI DSS
8 42 (17.57%) Windows
9 37 (15.48%) MS Excel
10 36 (15.06%) Degree
11 35 (14.64%) SQL Server
12 34 (14.23%) Business Continuity
12 34 (14.23%) Project Management
12 34 (14.23%) Management Information System
13 32 (13.39%) Legal
13 32 (13.39%) QA
14 29 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
15 28 (11.72%) Risk Management
16 27 (11.30%) ITIL
17 24 (10.04%) Firewall
17 24 (10.04%) .NET
18 23 (9.62%) PRINCE2
18 23 (9.62%) CISSP
19 21 (8.79%) Service Delivery
19 21 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
20 20 (8.37%) Data Management
20 20 (8.37%) Retail
20 20 (8.37%) Security Testing
20 20 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
21 19 (7.95%) T-SQL

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 16 (6.69%) SAS
2 13 (5.44%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.77%) IIS
4 7 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.84%) CMS
8 2 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.84%) Apache
8 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.86%) MS Office
3 8 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.09%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.42%) MS Project
6 1 (0.42%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.42%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.84%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.42%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.42%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.26%) Taleo
3 2 (0.84%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.04%) Firewall
2 13 (5.44%) LAN
2 13 (5.44%) WAN
3 12 (5.02%) Wireshark
4 11 (4.60%) DNS
5 9 (3.77%) Intranet
6 7 (2.93%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.93%) VPN
6 7 (2.93%) SAN
7 6 (2.51%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (2.09%) VLAN
8 5 (2.09%) Internet
8 5 (2.09%) VoIP
8 5 (2.09%) DHCP
9 4 (1.67%) LDAP
9 4 (1.67%) Broadband
9 4 (1.67%) IPsec
10 3 (1.26%) Network Security
10 3 (1.26%) HTTP
10 3 (1.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.64%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.11%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (7.11%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (2.51%) MySQL
5 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.67%) QlikView
5 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.26%) Data Mart
6 3 (1.26%) DataStage
6 3 (1.26%) QualityStage
6 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.26%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.26%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.26%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.26%) Big Data
6 3 (1.26%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 7 (2.93%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (2.51%) Subversion
3 4 (1.67%) JUnit
4 2 (0.84%) Maven
4 2 (0.84%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.84%) Grunt
4 2 (0.84%) Ant
5 1 (0.42%) JIRA
5 1 (0.42%) Selenium
5 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.42%) Toad
5 1 (0.42%) Bugzilla
General
1 50 (20.92%) Finance
2 32 (13.39%) Legal
3 20 (8.37%) Retail
4 19 (7.95%) Marketing
5 13 (5.44%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.18%) Law
7 7 (2.93%) Back Office
8 5 (2.09%) Games
9 4 (1.67%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.67%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.84%) Banking
11 1 (0.42%) Local Government
11 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.42%) French Language
11 1 (0.42%) German Language
11 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.42%) Publishing
11 1 (0.42%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 70 (29.29%) Analyst
2 36 (15.06%) Security Analyst
3 26 (10.88%) Developer
4 24 (10.04%) Information Analyst
5 21 (8.79%) Information Security Analyst
6 20 (8.37%) Security Manager
7 15 (6.28%) Information Manager
7 15 (6.28%) Administrator
8 14 (5.86%) Junior
8 14 (5.86%) Information Security Manager
9 12 (5.02%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.60%) DBA
10 11 (4.60%) Junior Analyst
10 11 (4.60%) Security Officer
10 11 (4.60%) Junior Information Analyst
10 11 (4.60%) Data Protection Officer
11 10 (4.18%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (3.77%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.77%) Architect
12 9 (3.77%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.04%) .NET
2 17 (7.11%) ASP.NET
3 12 (5.02%) HTML
4 10 (4.18%) Web Services
5 9 (3.77%) XML
6 8 (3.35%) RESTful
7 7 (2.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (2.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (2.93%) XSLT
7 7 (2.93%) .NET Framework
8 6 (2.51%) CSS
8 6 (2.51%) Regular Expression
8 6 (2.51%) HTML5
8 6 (2.51%) jQuery
9 4 (1.67%) JSON
10 3 (1.26%) WPF
10 3 (1.26%) WinForms
10 3 (1.26%) Middleware
11 2 (0.84%) JSP
11 2 (0.84%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.23%) Management Information System
2 29 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.44%) NHS
4 12 (5.02%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.60%) Statistics
6 9 (3.77%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.93%) Replication
8 5 (2.09%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.09%) CESG
9 4 (1.67%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.67%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.67%) Mechatronics
9 4 (1.67%) Online Games
10 3 (1.26%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (1.26%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.26%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.26%) Open Source
10 3 (1.26%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.26%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (0.84%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.57%) Windows
2 15 (6.28%) UNIX
3 12 (5.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (4.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (4.18%) Linux
5 8 (3.35%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.51%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.51%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.26%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.26%) AIX
9 2 (0.84%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.84%) Android
9 2 (0.84%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.84%) CentOS
9 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 81 (33.89%) Information Security
3 34 (14.23%) Project Management
3 34 (14.23%) Business Continuity
4 28 (11.72%) Risk Management
5 27 (11.30%) ITIL
6 23 (9.62%) PRINCE2
7 21 (8.79%) Service Delivery
7 21 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (8.37%) Data Management
8 20 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (8.37%) Security Testing
9 19 (7.95%) Change Management
10 18 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (7.53%) Data Security
11 17 (7.11%) Risk Analysis
12 16 (6.69%) CRM
12 16 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (6.28%) MVC
14 14 (5.86%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 64 (26.78%) SQL
2 19 (7.95%) T-SQL
3 18 (7.53%) C#
4 9 (3.77%) Java
4 9 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.35%) C++
6 6 (2.51%) VB
6 6 (2.51%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.67%) Delphi
7 4 (1.67%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.26%) Perl
8 3 (1.26%) PHP
8 3 (1.26%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.26%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.84%) VBA
9 2 (0.84%) Python
9 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.84%) Ruby
9 2 (0.84%) C
10 1 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (15.06%) Degree
2 23 (9.62%) CISSP
3 16 (6.69%) CISM
4 14 (5.86%) ISEB
5 11 (4.60%) CISA
6 7 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.51%) CCNA
7 6 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.51%) MCSA
7 6 (2.51%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.67%) CRISC
8 4 (1.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.26%) HND
10 2 (0.84%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.84%) MCSE
10 2 (0.84%) PhD
10 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.42%) IIBA
11 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.42%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (24.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 49 (20.50%) PCI DSS
3 32 (13.39%) QA
4 14 (5.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (4.18%) ISO 9001
6 9 (3.77%) SLA
6 9 (3.77%) BS7799
7 7 (2.93%) COBIT
8 6 (2.51%) Data Quality
9 5 (2.09%) Basel II
10 4 (1.67%) COSO
11 2 (0.84%) BS25999
11 2 (0.84%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 12207
12 1 (0.42%) HIPAA
System Software
1 16 (6.69%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.51%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.67%) Nmap
5 3 (1.26%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.84%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (0.42%) Samba
7 1 (0.42%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (1.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.84%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.84%) Nessus
3 1 (0.42%) WSUS
3 1 (0.42%) SCOM
3 1 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.42%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 51 (21.34%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.11%) Oracle
3 14 (5.86%) Business Objects
4 13 (5.44%) Cisco
5 12 (5.02%) VMware
6 11 (4.60%) HP
7 8 (3.35%) Adobe
8 7 (2.93%) Teradata
8 7 (2.93%) Veeam
8 7 (2.93%) Talend
9 6 (2.51%) Tripwire
9 6 (2.51%) McAfee
10 5 (2.09%) Symantec
10 5 (2.09%) IBM
11 4 (1.67%) Cognos
11 4 (1.67%) Informatica
11 4 (1.67%) Borland
11 4 (1.67%) Apple
11 4 (1.67%) Websense
11 4 (1.67%) Google
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