The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 774 638 664
Rank change year-on-year
-136 +26
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 121 200 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.60% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 100 144 168
Average salary £40,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.73% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £30,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34442 33560 37037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.64% 33.08% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27502 27350 31563
Average salary £47,500 £46,127 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.97% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
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
UK

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
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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 -61 30 £50,000 -4.76% 7
East of England -6 29 £38,500 +18.46% 1
South East -39 17 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands +4 16 £50,000 +14.28%
South West -20 13 £35,500 +1.42% 1
North West -6 7 £33,250 -39.54% 1
Yorkshire -44 5 £42,500 -15.00% 3
East Midlands -17 3 £32,500 -10.95% 2
North East - 1 £12,320 -
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 278 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 91 (32.73%) SQL
3 80 (28.78%) SQL Server
4 77 (27.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 74 (26.62%) Information Security
6 64 (23.02%) Microsoft
7 63 (22.66%) Degree
8 61 (21.94%) Finance
9 56 (20.14%) PCI DSS
10 53 (19.06%) Windows
11 51 (18.35%) Legal
12 48 (17.27%) ITIL
13 45 (16.19%) QA
14 40 (14.39%) Project Management
15 39 (14.03%) Firewall
16 38 (13.67%) Management Information System
17 37 (13.31%) MS Excel
18 35 (12.59%) Data Warehouse
19 34 (12.23%) VMware
20 32 (11.51%) Business Continuity
21 31 (11.15%) Data Security
21 31 (11.15%) .NET
21 31 (11.15%) MS Exchange
22 30 (10.79%) Disaster Recovery
23 29 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
24 28 (10.07%) Hyper-V
24 28 (10.07%) Marketing
24 28 (10.07%) HP
25 27 (9.71%) SAN
25 27 (9.71%) T-SQL

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 31 (11.15%) MS Exchange
2 21 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (4.32%) SAS
4 10 (3.60%) IIS
5 9 (3.24%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.44%) CMS
8 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.08%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.72%) Apache
9 2 (0.72%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.36%) nginx
10 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 37 (13.31%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.12%) MS Office
3 11 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.80%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (5.04%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.08%) Pegasus Opera
4 2 (0.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.36%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.80%) Amazon S3
1 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.44%) Office 365
3 3 (1.08%) Taleo
3 3 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (14.03%) Firewall
2 27 (9.71%) SAN
3 26 (9.35%) LAN
4 23 (8.27%) WAN
5 20 (7.19%) Intranet
6 19 (6.83%) VoIP
6 19 (6.83%) VLAN
6 19 (6.83%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (3.96%) DNS
8 10 (3.60%) NAS
9 9 (3.24%) Internet
9 9 (3.24%) DHCP
10 7 (2.52%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.44%) VPN
11 4 (1.44%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.08%) HTTPS
12 3 (1.08%) HTTP
13 2 (0.72%) Broadband
13 2 (0.72%) SSL
13 2 (0.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (28.78%) SQL Server
2 35 (12.59%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (5.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (5.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (3.60%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.52%) Big Data
7 7 (2.52%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.16%) DB2
9 5 (1.80%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.80%) IBM InfoSphere
9 5 (1.80%) Data Mart
9 5 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.80%) QlikView
9 5 (1.80%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.80%) Pentaho
9 5 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (3.60%) Subversion
2 9 (3.24%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (2.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (2.16%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.08%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.72%) Ant
6 2 (0.72%) JUnit
6 2 (0.72%) Maven
7 1 (0.36%) LSMW
7 1 (0.36%) JIRA
7 1 (0.36%) Selenium
7 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.36%) Toad
General
1 61 (21.94%) Finance
2 51 (18.35%) Legal
3 28 (10.07%) Marketing
4 17 (6.12%) Law
4 17 (6.12%) Advertising
5 9 (3.24%) Retail
6 8 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.80%) Banking
8 3 (1.08%) Billing
8 3 (1.08%) Back Office
9 2 (0.72%) Games
10 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 71 (25.54%) Analyst
2 35 (12.59%) Administrator
3 31 (11.15%) Developer
4 25 (8.99%) Security Manager
5 24 (8.63%) Systems Administrator
6 23 (8.27%) Security Officer
7 19 (6.83%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 18 (6.47%) Business Analyst
8 18 (6.47%) Data Protection Officer
9 16 (5.76%) DBA
10 15 (5.40%) Security Analyst
11 12 (4.32%) Architect
11 12 (4.32%) Information Manager
12 10 (3.60%) Information Security Manager
12 10 (3.60%) Security Specialist
13 9 (3.24%) Application Security Specialist
13 9 (3.24%) Applications Specialist
14 8 (2.88%) Data Manager
14 8 (2.88%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
15 7 (2.52%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.15%) .NET
2 25 (8.99%) ASP.NET
3 16 (5.76%) HTML
3 16 (5.76%) XML
4 14 (5.04%) CSS
5 9 (3.24%) Web Services
6 7 (2.52%) jQuery
6 7 (2.52%) WPF
6 7 (2.52%) WinForms
6 7 (2.52%) XHTML
7 5 (1.80%) Silverlight
7 5 (1.80%) Middleware
7 5 (1.80%) DHTML
7 5 (1.80%) JSP
7 5 (1.80%) XSD
7 5 (1.80%) XSL
8 4 (1.44%) HTML5
8 4 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.67%) Management Information System
2 18 (6.47%) Social Media
3 12 (4.32%) Replication
4 11 (3.96%) New Media
5 10 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.24%) Freedom of Information
7 8 (2.88%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.88%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.80%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.44%) NHS
9 4 (1.44%) CESG
10 3 (1.08%) VSAM
10 3 (1.08%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (1.08%) Copywriting
10 3 (1.08%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.08%) Data Extraction
10 3 (1.08%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.08%) Clustering
10 3 (1.08%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.72%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 53 (19.06%) Windows
2 25 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (8.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.24%) UNIX
5 8 (2.88%) Linux
6 5 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.08%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.08%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.08%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.08%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.72%) AIX
8 2 (0.72%) CentOS
8 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.36%) Debian
9 1 (0.36%) VMS
9 1 (0.36%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.36%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 74 (26.62%) Information Security
3 48 (17.27%) ITIL
4 40 (14.39%) Project Management
5 32 (11.51%) Business Continuity
6 31 (11.15%) Data Security
7 30 (10.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (9.71%) Risk Management
9 26 (9.35%) PRINCE2
10 25 (8.99%) Security Management
10 25 (8.99%) ISMS
11 24 (8.63%) Information Security Management
12 22 (7.91%) E-Commerce
12 22 (7.91%) Information Governance
13 21 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
14 20 (7.19%) Analytics
15 19 (6.83%) CRM
15 19 (6.83%) Web Development
15 19 (6.83%) Network Design
16 18 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 91 (32.73%) SQL
2 27 (9.71%) T-SQL
3 21 (7.55%) C#
4 15 (5.40%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.32%) Java
6 6 (2.16%) C++
7 4 (1.44%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.44%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.44%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.44%) Ruby
8 3 (1.08%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.08%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.08%) VB
9 2 (0.72%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (0.72%) VBScript
9 2 (0.72%) C
9 2 (0.72%) Perl
9 2 (0.72%) PHP
9 2 (0.72%) VBA
10 1 (0.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 63 (22.66%) Degree
2 25 (8.99%) ISEB
3 24 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (7.91%) CCNA
4 22 (7.91%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (7.55%) CISSP
6 19 (6.83%) MCSA
7 13 (4.68%) Security Cleared
7 13 (4.68%) CISM
8 12 (4.32%) SC Cleared
9 9 (3.24%) CISA
10 8 (2.88%) CRISC
11 4 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.44%) GIAC
12 3 (1.08%) VCP5
12 3 (1.08%) CISMP
12 3 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.08%) MCITP
12 3 (1.08%) VCP4
12 3 (1.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (27.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (20.14%) PCI DSS
3 45 (16.19%) QA
4 25 (8.99%) ISO 9001
5 8 (2.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (2.52%) SLA
7 4 (1.44%) BS7799
7 4 (1.44%) COBIT
7 4 (1.44%) Data Quality
8 3 (1.08%) Basel II
9 2 (0.72%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.72%) BS25999
10 1 (0.36%) WAI
10 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 12207
10 1 (0.36%) TickIT
10 1 (0.36%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 29 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (10.07%) Hyper-V
3 21 (7.55%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.72%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.72%) NFS
5 1 (0.36%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (0.36%) vSphere
5 1 (0.36%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (1.44%) SCCM
2 2 (0.72%) SCOM
3 1 (0.36%) Puppet
3 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.36%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.36%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 64 (23.02%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.23%) VMware
3 28 (10.07%) HP
4 22 (7.91%) Salesforce.com
5 21 (7.55%) Cisco
6 19 (6.83%) Veeam
7 16 (5.76%) Oracle
8 14 (5.04%) SAP
8 14 (5.04%) Google
9 10 (3.60%) Business Objects
10 9 (3.24%) Talend
11 8 (2.88%) IBM
11 8 (2.88%) Cognos
11 8 (2.88%) Teradata
12 6 (2.16%) Citrix
12 6 (2.16%) Dell
13 5 (1.80%) Tableau
13 5 (1.80%) Remedy
13 5 (1.80%) Ab Initio
13 5 (1.80%) Adobe
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,800 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Attractive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + 20 days holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £85,000 - £110,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: Fantastic Benifits
Posted: 21 days ago