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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 655 799 832
Rank change year-on-year
+144 +33
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 201 131 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 155 96 94
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +27.81%
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
34232 42968 43601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.83% 42.75% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28130 34676 35483
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +86 89 £62,500 +23.76% 5
South East +106 43 £50,000 +5.26% 2
West Midlands +5 35 £42,500 +123.68%
North West -14 13 £50,000 +81.81% 4
South West +13 8 £48,500 +10.85% 1
North East +10 4 £29,625 -25.93% 1
East of England - 4 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire 0 3 £55,750 +39.37% 2
East Midlands +9 2 £32,681 -0.75%
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 434 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 279 (64.29%) Information Security
3 230 (53.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 177 (40.78%) CISSP
5 162 (37.33%) PCI DSS
6 129 (29.72%) CISM
7 122 (28.11%) Management Information System
8 120 (27.65%) Finance
9 114 (26.27%) Risk Management
10 105 (24.19%) ITIL
11 98 (22.58%) ISMS
12 92 (21.20%) Security Management
13 90 (20.74%) Information Security Management
14 84 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
15 80 (18.43%) Firewall
16 76 (17.51%) Business Continuity
17 66 (15.21%) Security Architecture
18 60 (13.82%) Vulnerability Management
19 59 (13.59%) SIEM
19 59 (13.59%) Degree
20 57 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
21 56 (12.90%) Windows
21 56 (12.90%) Microsoft
21 56 (12.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
22 55 (12.67%) CISA
22 55 (12.67%) Penetration Testing
23 48 (11.06%) Disaster Recovery
24 46 (10.60%) Active Directory
24 46 (10.60%) SQL
24 46 (10.60%) Windows Server

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 15 (3.46%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.69%) CMS
4 3 (0.69%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.46%) IIS
5 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.23%) SAS
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.61%) MS Office
3 16 (3.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.15%) AutoCAD
4 5 (1.15%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (3.23%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.46%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.46%) FastStats
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.38%) Office 365
2 10 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.84%) IaaS
3 8 (1.84%) PaaS
3 8 (1.84%) SaaS
4 3 (0.69%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.23%) AdWords
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 80 (18.43%) Firewall
2 37 (8.53%) TCP/IP
3 24 (5.53%) LAN
4 22 (5.07%) Network Security
5 13 (3.00%) Internet
6 12 (2.76%) Junos
7 10 (2.30%) Wireless
8 7 (1.61%) Intranet
8 7 (1.61%) VoIP
9 6 (1.38%) SAN
9 6 (1.38%) VPN
10 5 (1.15%) DHCP
10 5 (1.15%) DNS
10 5 (1.15%) Extranet
11 4 (0.92%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.92%) WLAN
12 3 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.69%) NAS
12 3 (0.69%) WAN
12 3 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (2.76%) Hadoop
5 11 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.84%) Big Data
7 7 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (1.15%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.15%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.15%) OLAP
9 5 (1.15%) OLTP
9 5 (1.15%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.92%) MySQL
10 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.92%) SSDT
11 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.46%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (1.84%) HP UFT
2 4 (0.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 120 (27.65%) Finance
2 30 (6.91%) Retail
3 26 (5.99%) Legal
4 25 (5.76%) Telecoms
5 22 (5.07%) Games
6 14 (3.23%) Marketing
7 13 (3.00%) Law
8 11 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (2.07%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.84%) Multimedia
11 5 (1.15%) Advertising
11 5 (1.15%) Back Office
12 4 (0.92%) Banking
12 4 (0.92%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.69%) Publishing
14 2 (0.46%) Front Office
15 1 (0.23%) Automotive
15 1 (0.23%) Electronics
15 1 (0.23%) Local Government
15 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 100 (23.04%) Analyst
2 94 (21.66%) Security Manager
3 82 (18.89%) Security Analyst
4 54 (12.44%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 43 (9.91%) Information Analyst
5 43 (9.91%) Information Security Analyst
6 40 (9.22%) Information Manager
7 38 (8.76%) IT Manager
8 32 (7.37%) Information Security Manager
8 32 (7.37%) IT Security Manager
9 24 (5.53%) Architect
10 22 (5.07%) Consultant
11 21 (4.84%) Information Officer
11 21 (4.84%) Security Officer
12 20 (4.61%) DBA
13 19 (4.38%) Security Consultant
14 18 (4.15%) Security Specialist
15 17 (3.92%) SQL DBA
16 15 (3.46%) Developer
17 14 (3.23%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.15%) .NET
2 8 (1.84%) .NET Framework
2 8 (1.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (1.38%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.92%) Software Packaging
4 4 (0.92%) XML
5 3 (0.69%) CSS
5 3 (0.69%) REST
5 3 (0.69%) SOAP
5 3 (0.69%) WCF
5 3 (0.69%) WF
5 3 (0.69%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 2 (0.46%) COM
6 2 (0.46%) HTML
6 2 (0.46%) jQuery
6 2 (0.46%) JSON
6 2 (0.46%) Web Services
7 1 (0.23%) MDX
7 1 (0.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 122 (28.11%) Management Information System
2 39 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (8.06%) Data Centre
4 21 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 19 (4.38%) Client/Server
6 16 (3.69%) NHS
7 12 (2.76%) Freedom of Information
7 12 (2.76%) Statistics
8 10 (2.30%) CESG
8 10 (2.30%) Driving Licence
9 9 (2.07%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.84%) Physics
11 6 (1.38%) Data Integration
12 5 (1.15%) Blackberry
12 5 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.15%) Freedom of Information Act
12 5 (1.15%) Replication
13 4 (0.92%) Clustering
13 4 (0.92%) iPad
14 3 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (12.90%) Windows
2 46 (10.60%) Windows Server
3 43 (9.91%) Linux
4 38 (8.76%) Apple iOS
5 33 (7.60%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.92%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.69%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.23%) Android
9 1 (0.23%) Unix
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 279 (64.29%) Information Security
3 114 (26.27%) Risk Management
4 105 (24.19%) ITIL
5 98 (22.58%) ISMS
6 92 (21.20%) Security Management
7 90 (20.74%) Information Security Management
8 84 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
9 76 (17.51%) Business Continuity
10 66 (15.21%) Security Architecture
11 60 (13.82%) Vulnerability Management
12 59 (13.59%) SIEM
13 57 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
14 56 (12.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 55 (12.67%) Penetration Testing
16 48 (11.06%) Disaster Recovery
17 41 (9.45%) Information Governance
18 40 (9.22%) Continuous Improvement
18 40 (9.22%) Risk Assessment
19 39 (8.99%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 46 (10.60%) SQL
2 17 (3.92%) C
3 16 (3.69%) T-SQL
4 13 (3.00%) C#
5 12 (2.76%) VB.NET
6 5 (1.15%) Python
6 5 (1.15%) R
7 2 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (0.46%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.46%) VBA
8 1 (0.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 177 (40.78%) CISSP
2 129 (29.72%) CISM
3 59 (13.59%) Degree
4 55 (12.67%) CISA
5 44 (10.14%) Security Cleared
6 36 (8.29%) CISMP
7 34 (7.83%) CRISC
8 31 (7.14%) SC Cleared
9 23 (5.30%) CEH
9 23 (5.30%) GIAC
10 20 (4.61%) GSEC
11 18 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (3.92%) CCNA
13 14 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 13 (3.00%) ISACA
14 13 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (2.76%) JNCIA
15 12 (2.76%) MCSA
16 11 (2.53%) DV Cleared
16 11 (2.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (53.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 162 (37.33%) PCI DSS
3 28 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (4.15%) QA
5 17 (3.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 16 (3.69%) RMADS
6 16 (3.69%) SLA
7 14 (3.23%) GPG13
8 13 (3.00%) COBIT
9 10 (2.30%) BS25999
10 8 (1.84%) Data Quality
10 8 (1.84%) ISO27002
11 4 (0.92%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.46%) ISO22301
12 2 (0.46%) JSP 440
12 2 (0.46%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 46 (10.60%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.46%) vSphere
4 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.38%) AirWatch
2 4 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.46%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.23%) SCCM
4 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 56 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.60%) Apple
3 20 (4.61%) Juniper
3 20 (4.61%) VMware
4 17 (3.92%) Cisco
5 15 (3.46%) ServiceNow
6 12 (2.76%) Cloudera
7 11 (2.53%) Huawei
8 8 (1.84%) HP
9 6 (1.38%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.15%) Forcepoint
10 5 (1.15%) Sourcefire
10 5 (1.15%) Symantec
10 5 (1.15%) Varonis
11 4 (0.92%) Remedy
12 3 (0.69%) Citrix
12 3 (0.69%) NEC
12 3 (0.69%) Pega
12 3 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.69%) SAP
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