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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
UK / England
Rank 708 727 800
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +73
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 125 193 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.50% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 107 166 121
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £30,979 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £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
30435 38550 38993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.34% 40.82% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24691 31184 31497
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +60 66 £70,000 +30.84% 9
South East +18 13 £35,000 -20.00% 3
East of England +15 10 £43,000 -9.47%
Yorkshire +15 8 £30,000 -25.00% 2
West Midlands +13 8 £31,750 -25.29% 1
North West -2 8 £41,500 -37.00% 1
North East - 6 £37,250 -
South West +9 4 £47,500 +46.15% 2
East Midlands -2 1 £27,500 -0.86% 1
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 326 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 213 (65.34%) Information Security
3 171 (52.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 151 (46.32%) CISSP
5 134 (41.10%) CISM
6 112 (34.36%) PCI DSS
7 101 (30.98%) Risk Management
7 101 (30.98%) ITIL
8 93 (28.53%) Finance
9 79 (24.23%) Management Information System
10 71 (21.78%) Security Management
11 69 (21.17%) ISMS
12 67 (20.55%) Cybersecurity
13 65 (19.94%) Information Security Management
14 64 (19.63%) Firewall
15 62 (19.02%) Degree
15 62 (19.02%) Penetration Testing
16 60 (18.40%) Business Continuity
17 55 (16.87%) Windows
18 53 (16.26%) Vulnerability Management
18 53 (16.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 52 (15.95%) SIEM
20 50 (15.34%) Linux
20 50 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
21 48 (14.72%) CISA
22 44 (13.50%) Microsoft
22 44 (13.50%) Security Architecture
23 41 (12.58%) Windows Server
24 40 (12.27%) Disaster Recovery
25 39 (11.96%) 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 17 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.15%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.31%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (11.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.45%) MS Office
4 3 (0.92%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.92%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.29%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (4.29%) Sentinel
2 10 (3.07%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.61%) Raiser's Edge
4 1 (0.31%) CiviCRM
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.91%) Office 365
2 14 (4.29%) IaaS
2 14 (4.29%) PaaS
2 14 (4.29%) SaaS
3 7 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 64 (19.63%) Firewall
2 33 (10.12%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.29%) Network Security
4 10 (3.07%) Internet
4 10 (3.07%) LAN
5 7 (2.15%) Junos
6 3 (0.92%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.92%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.61%) DHCP
7 2 (0.61%) DNS
7 2 (0.61%) Extranet
7 2 (0.61%) Intranet
7 2 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.61%) SAN
7 2 (0.61%) VoIP
7 2 (0.61%) Wireless
7 2 (0.61%) WLAN
8 1 (0.31%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.31%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.51%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (5.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.15%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.53%) MySQL
7 4 (1.23%) Big Data
7 4 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.23%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (0.92%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.92%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.61%) MS Access
9 2 (0.61%) OLAP
9 2 (0.61%) OLTP
10 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.31%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.23%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 93 (28.53%) Finance
2 33 (10.12%) Retail
3 26 (7.98%) Legal
4 15 (4.60%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.29%) Multimedia
6 11 (3.37%) Financial Institution
7 10 (3.07%) Banking
8 3 (0.92%) Marketing
9 2 (0.61%) Automotive
9 2 (0.61%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) Games
10 1 (0.31%) Local Government
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.31%) Publishing
10 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (24.23%) Security Manager
2 74 (22.70%) Analyst
3 55 (16.87%) Security Analyst
4 43 (13.19%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 38 (11.66%) Information Manager
6 35 (10.74%) IT Manager
7 32 (9.82%) Information Security Manager
8 30 (9.20%) IT Security Manager
9 28 (8.59%) Information Analyst
9 28 (8.59%) Information Security Analyst
10 24 (7.36%) DBA
11 22 (6.75%) Security Specialist
12 21 (6.44%) Consultant
13 20 (6.13%) Applications Manager
13 20 (6.13%) SQL DBA
14 17 (5.21%) Information Security Specialist
14 17 (5.21%) Information Specialist
14 17 (5.21%) Security Consultant
15 15 (4.60%) Administrator
16 10 (3.07%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.53%) Software Packaging
2 4 (1.23%) .NET
3 2 (0.61%) EDI
3 2 (0.61%) REST
3 2 (0.61%) SOAP
3 2 (0.61%) WCF
3 2 (0.61%) WF
3 2 (0.61%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 2 (0.61%) XML
4 1 (0.31%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.31%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (24.23%) Management Information System
2 37 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (8.90%) Computer Science
4 27 (8.28%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.76%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.76%) Freedom of Information
6 8 (2.45%) iPad
7 6 (1.84%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.84%) CESG
7 6 (1.84%) Freedom of Information Act
8 5 (1.53%) CESG CLAS
9 4 (1.23%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.23%) Replication
10 3 (0.92%) Clustering
10 3 (0.92%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.92%) NHS
11 2 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.61%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 55 (16.87%) Windows
2 50 (15.34%) Linux
3 41 (12.58%) Windows Server
4 38 (11.66%) Apple iOS
5 32 (9.82%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.53%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.31%) Android
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 213 (65.34%) Information Security
3 101 (30.98%) ITIL
3 101 (30.98%) Risk Management
4 71 (21.78%) Security Management
5 69 (21.17%) ISMS
6 67 (20.55%) Cybersecurity
7 65 (19.94%) Information Security Management
8 62 (19.02%) Penetration Testing
9 60 (18.40%) Business Continuity
10 53 (16.26%) Vulnerability Management
10 53 (16.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 52 (15.95%) SIEM
12 50 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
13 44 (13.50%) Security Architecture
14 40 (12.27%) Disaster Recovery
15 39 (11.96%) Risk Assessment
16 36 (11.04%) Data Loss Prevention
17 35 (10.74%) Continuous Improvement
18 33 (10.12%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.12%) SQL
2 15 (4.60%) T-SQL
3 11 (3.37%) C
4 3 (0.92%) Python
4 3 (0.92%) R
5 1 (0.31%) C#
5 1 (0.31%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (0.31%) Java
5 1 (0.31%) Perl
5 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 151 (46.32%) CISSP
2 134 (41.10%) CISM
3 62 (19.02%) Degree
4 48 (14.72%) CISA
5 31 (9.51%) Security Cleared
6 21 (6.44%) SC Cleared
7 20 (6.13%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (6.13%) CRISC
7 20 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (5.83%) CEH
8 19 (5.83%) CISMP
8 19 (5.83%) MCSA
9 14 (4.29%) SANS
10 11 (3.37%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 11 (3.37%) GIAC
10 11 (3.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (3.07%) CCSP
11 10 (3.07%) GSEC
11 10 (3.07%) ISEB
12 9 (2.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (52.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 112 (34.36%) PCI DSS
3 33 (10.12%) GDPR
4 22 (6.75%) Cyber Essentials
4 22 (6.75%) SLA
5 18 (5.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (5.21%) QA
7 15 (4.60%) RMADS
8 14 (4.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 14 (4.29%) GPG13
8 14 (4.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 11 (3.37%) COBIT
9 11 (3.37%) ISO27002
10 9 (2.76%) BS25999
11 8 (2.45%) Data Quality
12 4 (1.23%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.31%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.31%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
System Software
1 39 (11.96%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) vSphere
3 1 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.61%) AirWatch
1 2 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (0.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (0.61%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (13.50%) Microsoft
2 32 (9.82%) Apple
3 15 (4.60%) ServiceNow
4 14 (4.29%) VMware
5 12 (3.68%) Oracle
6 9 (2.76%) Cisco
6 9 (2.76%) Juniper
7 7 (2.15%) Cloudera
8 5 (1.53%) Huawei
9 4 (1.23%) HP
10 3 (0.92%) Pega
10 3 (0.92%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.61%) Aprimo
11 2 (0.61%) Citrix
12 1 (0.31%) Avaya
12 1 (0.31%) IBM
12 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.31%) Siemens
12 1 (0.31%) Sourcefire
12 1 (0.31%) Symantec
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