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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 683 751 833
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +82
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 251 185 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.44% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 212 151 107
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £58,052
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +13.69%
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
41233 42114 46585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.61% 40.65% 41.80%
Number of salaries quoted 33680 33592 37217
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 77 £57,500 +4.54% 7
South East +35 55 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Yorkshire +31 31 £41,250 +79.34% 2
South West 0 28 £20,500 -48.75% 4
East of England +19 24 £52,000 +31.97% 2
West Midlands -11 17 £40,000 -8.05% 3
East Midlands +6 11 £33,000 -17.50% 5
North West +15 4 £45,875 +3.08% 1
North East 0 4 £32,500 -3.66%
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 427 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 204 (47.78%) Information Security
3 166 (38.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 113 (26.46%) Finance
5 101 (23.65%) Management Information System
6 100 (23.42%) CISSP
7 94 (22.01%) PCI DSS
8 90 (21.08%) Microsoft
9 88 (20.61%) SQL
10 82 (19.20%) Risk Management
11 77 (18.03%) CISM
12 76 (17.80%) Legal
13 66 (15.46%) SQL Server
14 63 (14.75%) Disaster Recovery
15 62 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
16 60 (14.05%) ITIL
17 56 (13.11%) Business Continuity
18 55 (12.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 53 (12.41%) MS Excel
20 52 (12.18%) Degree
20 52 (12.18%) SQL Server 2008
21 50 (11.71%) Security Management
22 47 (11.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 43 (10.07%) ISMS
23 43 (10.07%) Windows
24 42 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
25 41 (9.60%) Data Quality
25 41 (9.60%) VB
25 41 (9.60%) T-SQL
26 40 (9.37%) Project Management

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (3.51%) MS Exchange
1 15 (3.51%) SAS
2 13 (3.04%) IBM Notes
3 12 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2000
3 12 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (2.81%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 11 (2.58%) WordPress
5 10 (2.34%) CMS
6 6 (1.41%) IIS
7 5 (1.17%) Moodle
7 5 (1.17%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.17%) Totara
8 4 (0.94%) Apache
8 4 (0.94%) JBoss
9 3 (0.70%) Drupal
10 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 53 (12.41%) MS Excel
2 31 (7.26%) MS Office
3 3 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.70%) SPSS
4 2 (0.47%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.23%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.23%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.23%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.70%) Magento
2 3 (0.70%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle ASCP
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.47%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 20 (4.68%) Office 365
2 7 (1.64%) SaaS
3 6 (1.41%) MailChimp
4 5 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.73%) Firewall
2 15 (3.51%) VoIP
2 15 (3.51%) VPN
3 14 (3.28%) Network Security
4 13 (3.04%) PBX
5 12 (2.81%) Extranet
5 12 (2.81%) Intranet
6 9 (2.11%) Internet
6 9 (2.11%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.87%) Wireless
8 6 (1.41%) LAN
9 5 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (1.17%) WAN
10 4 (0.94%) Converged Networks
10 4 (0.94%) IPsec
10 4 (0.94%) SSL
11 3 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.70%) DNS
11 3 (0.70%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (15.46%) SQL Server
2 55 (12.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (12.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 47 (11.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 35 (8.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (3.28%) MS Access
8 13 (3.04%) MySQL
9 11 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (2.58%) OLAP
9 11 (2.58%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.64%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.41%) OLTP
11 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.70%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.47%) Big Data
14 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (3.75%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.87%) Jasmine
2 8 (1.87%) Karma Test Runner
2 8 (1.87%) Protractor
2 8 (1.87%) QUnit
2 8 (1.87%) TestNG
3 4 (0.94%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.94%) HP UFT
3 4 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.70%) JIRA
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.23%) Toad
General
1 113 (26.46%) Finance
2 76 (17.80%) Legal
3 28 (6.56%) Marketing
4 22 (5.15%) Law
5 17 (3.98%) Retail
6 12 (2.81%) Publishing
6 12 (2.81%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.11%) Advertising
8 6 (1.41%) Automotive
8 6 (1.41%) Banking
9 5 (1.17%) Billing
10 4 (0.94%) Games
11 3 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Electronics
13 1 (0.23%) Local Government
13 1 (0.23%) Military
13 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (22.01%) Analyst
2 66 (15.46%) Developer
3 48 (11.24%) Security Officer
4 43 (10.07%) Information Officer
4 43 (10.07%) Security Analyst
5 41 (9.60%) Information Security Officer
6 40 (9.37%) SQL Developer
7 33 (7.73%) Security Manager
8 27 (6.32%) Information Manager
9 26 (6.09%) SSIS Developer
9 26 (6.09%) SSRS Developer
10 23 (5.39%) Information Analyst
10 23 (5.39%) Information Security Analyst
11 22 (5.15%) IT Analyst
12 21 (4.92%) Information Security Manager
13 15 (3.51%) DBA
14 14 (3.28%) Support Engineer
15 12 (2.81%) 1st Line Support
15 12 (2.81%) Architect
15 12 (2.81%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (7.96%) .NET
2 17 (3.98%) Web Services
3 16 (3.75%) XML
4 15 (3.51%) HTML
4 15 (3.51%) jQuery
5 14 (3.28%) CSS
5 14 (3.28%) Middleware
6 11 (2.58%) JSON
6 11 (2.58%) OAuth
6 11 (2.58%) RESTful
7 8 (1.87%) AngularJS
7 8 (1.87%) Sass
8 7 (1.64%) CSS3
8 7 (1.64%) HTML5
8 7 (1.64%) J2EE
9 5 (1.17%) WCF
10 4 (0.94%) Ajax
10 4 (0.94%) REST
10 4 (0.94%) SOAP
10 4 (0.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 101 (23.65%) Management Information System
2 62 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.22%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.04%) Freedom of Information
5 12 (2.81%) e-Learning
6 10 (2.34%) CESG
7 7 (1.64%) Freedom of Information Act
7 7 (1.64%) Replication
7 7 (1.64%) Social Media
7 7 (1.64%) User Experience
8 5 (1.17%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.17%) Learning Management System
9 4 (0.94%) Clustering
9 4 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (0.94%) Data Centre
9 4 (0.94%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.94%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.94%) NHS
9 4 (0.94%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.07%) Windows
2 23 (5.39%) Linux
3 19 (4.45%) Unix
4 10 (2.34%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.64%) Windows 10
5 7 (1.64%) Windows 8
5 7 (1.64%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 204 (47.78%) Information Security
3 82 (19.20%) Risk Management
4 63 (14.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 60 (14.05%) ITIL
6 56 (13.11%) Business Continuity
7 50 (11.71%) Security Management
8 43 (10.07%) ISMS
9 40 (9.37%) Project Management
10 39 (9.13%) Information Security Management
11 38 (8.90%) Risk Assessment
12 31 (7.26%) Change Management
13 29 (6.79%) Data Security
14 26 (6.09%) Kimball Methodology
15 25 (5.85%) Information Management
16 24 (5.62%) Information Governance
17 23 (5.39%) Service Management
18 21 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
19 20 (4.68%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 88 (20.61%) SQL
2 41 (9.60%) T-SQL
2 41 (9.60%) VB
3 33 (7.73%) C#
4 31 (7.26%) Java
5 20 (4.68%) JavaScript
5 20 (4.68%) PHP
6 15 (3.51%) VBA
7 12 (2.81%) C++
7 12 (2.81%) VBScript
8 11 (2.58%) Scala
9 6 (1.41%) C
10 4 (0.94%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 100 (23.42%) CISSP
2 77 (18.03%) CISM
3 52 (12.18%) Degree
4 32 (7.49%) CISA
5 20 (4.68%) SSCP
6 17 (3.98%) ISEB
7 16 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (3.04%) ISACA
9 12 (2.81%) ISTQB
10 9 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.64%) CCA
11 7 (1.64%) CISMP
12 6 (1.41%) CEH
12 6 (1.41%) GSEC
12 6 (1.41%) MCSE
12 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (1.41%) SANS
13 5 (1.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 5 (1.17%) CompTIA Security+
13 5 (1.17%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (38.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 94 (22.01%) PCI DSS
3 41 (9.60%) Data Quality
4 19 (4.45%) SLA
5 18 (4.22%) QA
6 15 (3.51%) COBIT
6 15 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (2.81%) ISO 9001
7 12 (2.81%) ISO27002
8 9 (2.11%) BS7799
8 9 (2.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (0.70%) ISO27005
9 3 (0.70%) RMADS
10 2 (0.47%) BS25999
10 2 (0.47%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.47%) WAI
11 1 (0.23%) GAMP
11 1 (0.23%) ISO 14000
11 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (4.22%) Active Directory
1 18 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.41%) ACF2
3 3 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.70%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (3.51%) EnCase
2 13 (3.04%) FTK
3 3 (0.70%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 90 (21.08%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.22%) Cisco
2 18 (4.22%) VMware
3 17 (3.98%) Oracle
4 13 (3.04%) Lotus
5 11 (2.58%) WatchGuard
6 8 (1.87%) HP
7 6 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.17%) Remedy
9 4 (0.94%) Hyperion
9 4 (0.94%) IBM
10 3 (0.70%) Citrix
10 3 (0.70%) Facebook
10 3 (0.70%) Splunk
11 2 (0.47%) Apple
11 2 (0.47%) Cyber-Ark
11 2 (0.47%) Juniper
11 2 (0.47%) SAP
11 2 (0.47%) Twitter
11 2 (0.47%) Varonis
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum (dep on exp.) Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Suffolk
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: Salary negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Surrey
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Surrey
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago