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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 694 765 698
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -67
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 155 98 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.099% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.25% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 127 81 134
Average salary £50,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,650 £31,732
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,979 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +22.79%
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
37604 39691 39405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.80% 39.93% 38.68%
Number of salaries quoted 30345 31163 32641
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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
(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 +18 49 £62,500 +13.63% 8
South East +13 46 £60,000 +77.77% 5
South West -8 17 £34,500 -54.00%
West Midlands -24 17 £43,507 -3.31% 3
Yorkshire +3 14 £45,000 -10.00% 3
East of England -10 4 £44,250 +10.62%
North West -20 4 £47,250 +50.00% 3
North East - 3 £33,738 -
East Midlands +24 1 - - 1
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 287 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 125 (43.55%) Information Security
3 102 (35.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 79 (27.53%) Finance
5 61 (21.25%) SQL
6 59 (20.56%) Management Information System
7 58 (20.21%) PCI DSS
8 55 (19.16%) Microsoft
9 52 (18.12%) Windows
10 49 (17.07%) Degree
10 49 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
11 48 (16.72%) Risk Management
12 37 (12.89%) SQL Server
12 37 (12.89%) ITIL
13 36 (12.54%) Service Delivery
14 35 (12.20%) Security Management
14 35 (12.20%) CISSP
15 33 (11.50%) Information Security Management
15 33 (11.50%) Legal
16 31 (10.80%) Business Continuity
16 31 (10.80%) MS Office
17 29 (10.10%) MS Excel
17 29 (10.10%) Continuous Improvement
18 28 (9.76%) ISMS
18 28 (9.76%) Freedom of Information
19 27 (9.41%) Project Management
20 26 (9.06%) SC Cleared
20 26 (9.06%) Security Cleared
21 25 (8.71%) Performance Tuning
22 24 (8.36%) Cyber Security

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 21 (7.32%) IIS
2 14 (4.88%) SAS
3 9 (3.14%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.79%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.05%) OpenEdge
6 3 (1.05%) CMS
7 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (10.80%) MS Office
2 29 (10.10%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.44%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.35%) MS Project
6 1 (0.35%) SPSS
6 1 (0.35%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.35%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Nortel Periphonics
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.79%) Office 365
2 2 (0.70%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.27%) Firewall
2 12 (4.18%) LAN
3 11 (3.83%) WAN
3 11 (3.83%) Wireshark
4 8 (2.79%) Intranet
4 8 (2.79%) Internet
5 7 (2.44%) DNS
5 7 (2.44%) Network Security
6 6 (2.09%) NAS
6 6 (2.09%) SAN
6 6 (2.09%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.74%) Extranet
8 4 (1.39%) VPN
9 2 (0.70%) DHCP
9 2 (0.70%) LDAP
9 2 (0.70%) IPsec
10 1 (0.35%) Cisco ICM
10 1 (0.35%) IMAP
10 1 (0.35%) Wireless
10 1 (0.35%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.89%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.01%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.79%) MS Access
4 7 (2.44%) Data Mining
4 7 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.74%) MySQL
5 5 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.05%) DB2
8 2 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.70%) QlikView
8 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.70%) Big Data
9 1 (0.35%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Subversion
2 2 (0.70%) JIRA
2 2 (0.70%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.35%) Moq
3 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.35%) Grunt
3 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.35%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.35%) Selenium
3 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.35%) JUnit
3 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.35%) Bugzilla
General
1 79 (27.53%) Finance
2 33 (11.50%) Legal
3 21 (7.32%) Marketing
4 19 (6.62%) Retail
5 17 (5.92%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.18%) Law
7 9 (3.14%) Advertising
8 7 (2.44%) Back Office
9 6 (2.09%) Electronics
10 5 (1.74%) Games
11 4 (1.39%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.05%) Dutch Language
12 3 (1.05%) French Language
12 3 (1.05%) German Language
13 2 (0.70%) Banking
13 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.70%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.35%) Publishing
14 1 (0.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 87 (30.31%) Analyst
2 57 (19.86%) Security Manager
3 36 (12.54%) Security Analyst
4 32 (11.15%) Information Manager
5 27 (9.41%) Information Security Manager
6 23 (8.01%) Information Analyst
7 22 (7.67%) Developer
8 21 (7.32%) DBA
9 20 (6.97%) SQL DBA
10 19 (6.62%) Information Security Analyst
11 15 (5.23%) Junior
12 11 (3.83%) Systems Analyst
12 11 (3.83%) Junior Analyst
12 11 (3.83%) Junior Information Analyst
13 10 (3.48%) SQL Server DBA
14 9 (3.14%) Compliance Manager
15 8 (2.79%) Data Analyst
15 8 (2.79%) PC Support
15 8 (2.79%) Support Analyst
16 7 (2.44%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.97%) .NET
2 16 (5.57%) COM
3 14 (4.88%) HTML
4 12 (4.18%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.44%) Web Services
5 7 (2.44%) CSS
6 6 (2.09%) Regular Expression
7 5 (1.74%) jQuery
7 5 (1.74%) RESTful
7 5 (1.74%) XML
8 4 (1.39%) XSLT
8 4 (1.39%) Middleware
8 4 (1.39%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (1.05%) Ajax
9 3 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.05%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 59 (20.56%) Management Information System
2 49 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (9.76%) Freedom of Information
4 20 (6.97%) Freedom of Information Act
5 19 (6.62%) Client/Server
6 18 (6.27%) Statistics
7 16 (5.57%) N-Tier
8 15 (5.23%) NHS
9 12 (4.18%) CESG
9 12 (4.18%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.09%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.09%) Replication
10 6 (2.09%) Clustering
11 4 (1.39%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.39%) Open Source
11 4 (1.39%) Online Games
11 4 (1.39%) Data Extraction
11 4 (1.39%) Mechatronics
12 3 (1.05%) Data Integration
12 3 (1.05%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 52 (18.12%) Windows
2 20 (6.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (6.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (4.53%) UNIX
5 8 (2.79%) Linux
5 8 (2.79%) Mac OS X
6 6 (2.09%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.74%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.74%) Solaris
8 4 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.70%) Android
9 2 (0.70%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.35%) AIX
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 125 (43.55%) Information Security
3 48 (16.72%) Risk Management
4 37 (12.89%) ITIL
5 36 (12.54%) Service Delivery
6 35 (12.20%) Security Management
7 33 (11.50%) Information Security Management
8 31 (10.80%) Business Continuity
9 29 (10.10%) Continuous Improvement
10 28 (9.76%) ISMS
11 27 (9.41%) Project Management
12 25 (8.71%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (8.36%) Cyber Security
14 22 (7.67%) Line Management
14 22 (7.67%) Migration
14 22 (7.67%) Disaster Recovery
15 21 (7.32%) Data Modelling
15 21 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
16 20 (6.97%) Performance Monitoring
16 20 (6.97%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (21.25%) SQL
2 24 (8.36%) T-SQL
3 14 (4.88%) C#
4 9 (3.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.14%) PowerShell
5 8 (2.79%) VB
6 6 (2.09%) Perl
7 4 (1.39%) C++
7 4 (1.39%) Java
8 3 (1.05%) VBA
8 3 (1.05%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.70%) PHP
9 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.70%) C
9 2 (0.70%) Delphi
9 2 (0.70%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.35%) PHP5
10 1 (0.35%) Scala
10 1 (0.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 49 (17.07%) Degree
2 35 (12.20%) CISSP
3 26 (9.06%) SC Cleared
3 26 (9.06%) Security Cleared
4 20 (6.97%) CISM
5 8 (2.79%) VCP4
6 7 (2.44%) CISA
7 6 (2.09%) ISEB
8 5 (1.74%) OCP
8 5 (1.74%) OCA
8 5 (1.74%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (1.74%) RHCSA
9 4 (1.39%) CRISC
9 4 (1.39%) MCITP
9 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.05%) Postgraduate
10 3 (1.05%) MBCS
10 3 (1.05%) CISMP
10 3 (1.05%) MCTS
10 3 (1.05%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (35.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (20.21%) PCI DSS
3 22 (7.67%) QA
4 17 (5.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (3.48%) COBIT
6 9 (3.14%) SLA
7 5 (1.74%) BS25999
8 3 (1.05%) HIPAA
8 3 (1.05%) BS7799
8 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (1.05%) Basel II
9 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.35%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (2.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.39%) Nmap
4 2 (0.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.35%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 2 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (0.70%) Backup Exec
1 2 (0.70%) Nessus
1 2 (0.70%) SCCM
1 2 (0.70%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.35%) SCOM
2 1 (0.35%) WSUS
2 1 (0.35%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.35%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 55 (19.16%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.53%) Oracle
3 10 (3.48%) Business Objects
4 8 (2.79%) VMware
5 6 (2.09%) Adobe
5 6 (2.09%) Cisco
6 5 (1.74%) IBM
6 5 (1.74%) Aquila
6 5 (1.74%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.74%) Veritas
7 4 (1.39%) Apple
7 4 (1.39%) Teradata
7 4 (1.39%) SAP
7 4 (1.39%) HP
7 4 (1.39%) Informatica
8 3 (1.05%) Trillium
8 3 (1.05%) Tripwire
8 3 (1.05%) Symantec
8 3 (1.05%) McAfee
9 2 (0.70%) Borland
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Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
TRG
Salary: 55000-70000 Per Annum Civil Service Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum Civil Service Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Harris Global
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
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TDX Group
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Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source
Salary: £67000 - £72000 per annum + +car allowance+bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £42,500 per annum £42,500 + Car allowance
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Southampton, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Strong career progression options
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £240.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Harrogate
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Leamington Spa
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