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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 777 674 673
Rank change year-on-year
-103 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 111 179 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.54% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 85 135 154
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
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
33835 33397 37114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.13% 33.55% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26794 27173 31554
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 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 29 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
(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 -35 28 £50,000 -9.09% 5
East of England -9 21 £38,500 +54.00% 1
South East -38 21 £45,000 -18.18% 3
South West -21 13 £33,500 -4.28% 6
West Midlands -10 9 £50,000 +25.00%
Yorkshire -50 9 £42,500 +21.42% 2
North West -24 5 £40,000 -27.27% 1
East Midlands -21 3 £52,500 +61.53% 1
North East - 1 £12,320 -
Data Protection Act
UK

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 280 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 81 (28.93%) Information Security
3 80 (28.57%) SQL
4 75 (26.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 72 (25.71%) SQL Server
6 65 (23.21%) Microsoft
7 62 (22.14%) Degree
8 57 (20.36%) Finance
9 55 (19.64%) PCI DSS
10 53 (18.93%) Windows
11 48 (17.14%) Legal
12 46 (16.43%) ITIL
13 43 (15.36%) QA
14 41 (14.64%) Management Information System
15 39 (13.93%) Project Management
16 38 (13.57%) Firewall
16 38 (13.57%) Business Continuity
17 35 (12.50%) Risk Management
18 34 (12.14%) MS Excel
19 33 (11.79%) Data Warehouse
19 33 (11.79%) VMware
20 30 (10.71%) Data Security
20 30 (10.71%) CISSP
21 29 (10.36%) MS Exchange
22 28 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
22 28 (10.00%) T-SQL
22 28 (10.00%) .NET
22 28 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
23 27 (9.64%) PRINCE2
23 27 (9.64%) Marketing

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 29 (10.36%) MS Exchange
2 19 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (4.64%) SAS
4 10 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.57%) IIS
5 6 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.07%) CMS
6 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.71%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.71%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (0.71%) Apache
7 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.36%) nginx
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 34 (12.14%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.64%) MS Office
3 12 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.79%) MS Project
5 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (4.64%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.43%) Pegasus Opera
5 2 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.36%) Tridion
6 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.36%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.79%) Amazon S3
2 4 (1.43%) Office 365
3 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.07%) Taleo
3 3 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (13.57%) Firewall
2 25 (8.93%) LAN
3 24 (8.57%) SAN
4 22 (7.86%) WAN
5 18 (6.43%) Intranet
6 17 (6.07%) VoIP
6 17 (6.07%) VLAN
6 17 (6.07%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (4.29%) DNS
7 12 (4.29%) Internet
8 9 (3.21%) DHCP
8 9 (3.21%) NAS
9 6 (2.14%) Broadband
9 6 (2.14%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.79%) VPN
11 4 (1.43%) HTTP
11 4 (1.43%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.07%) HTTPS
12 3 (1.07%) SSL
13 2 (0.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.79%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (6.79%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (4.64%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.86%) Big Data
9 8 (2.86%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (2.14%) Data Mart
10 6 (2.14%) DataStage
10 6 (2.14%) QualityStage
10 6 (2.14%) QlikView
10 6 (2.14%) DB2
10 6 (2.14%) IBM InfoSphere
10 6 (2.14%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.14%) Pentaho
10 6 (2.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (3.21%) Subversion
3 7 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (2.14%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.07%) JUnit
6 2 (0.71%) Ant
6 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.71%) Maven
7 1 (0.36%) JIRA
7 1 (0.36%) Selenium
7 1 (0.36%) Toad
7 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.36%) LSMW
7 1 (0.36%) Grunt
General
1 57 (20.36%) Finance
2 48 (17.14%) Legal
3 27 (9.64%) Marketing
4 17 (6.07%) Advertising
4 17 (6.07%) Law
5 13 (4.64%) Retail
6 12 (4.29%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.79%) Banking
8 4 (1.43%) Back Office
9 3 (1.07%) Games
10 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 72 (25.71%) Analyst
2 33 (11.79%) Administrator
3 30 (10.71%) Developer
4 29 (10.36%) Security Manager
5 23 (8.21%) Systems Administrator
5 23 (8.21%) Security Officer
6 20 (7.14%) Data Protection Officer
7 18 (6.43%) Business Analyst
8 17 (6.07%) Security Analyst
8 17 (6.07%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 17 (6.07%) Information Manager
9 16 (5.71%) Information Security Manager
10 15 (5.36%) DBA
11 12 (4.29%) Architect
12 8 (2.86%) Project Manager
12 8 (2.86%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
13 7 (2.50%) Data Manager
14 6 (2.14%) SQL DBA
14 6 (2.14%) Security Specialist
14 6 (2.14%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.00%) .NET
2 24 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 19 (6.79%) XML
4 17 (6.07%) HTML
5 14 (5.00%) CSS
6 11 (3.93%) Web Services
7 8 (2.86%) WPF
7 8 (2.86%) jQuery
7 8 (2.86%) WinForms
8 7 (2.50%) XHTML
9 6 (2.14%) HTML5
10 5 (1.79%) Silverlight
10 5 (1.79%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.79%) Middleware
10 5 (1.79%) XSD
10 5 (1.79%) XSL
10 5 (1.79%) DHTML
11 4 (1.43%) JSP
11 4 (1.43%) XSLT
11 4 (1.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.64%) Management Information System
2 17 (6.07%) Social Media
3 12 (4.29%) Replication
4 11 (3.93%) New Media
4 11 (3.93%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.50%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.50%) NHS
6 6 (2.14%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.79%) CESG
7 5 (1.79%) Freedom of Information
8 4 (1.43%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.07%) Statistics
9 3 (1.07%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.07%) VSAM
9 3 (1.07%) Clustering
9 3 (1.07%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.07%) Learning Management System
9 3 (1.07%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 53 (18.93%) Windows
2 23 (8.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (7.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (3.93%) UNIX
5 8 (2.86%) Linux
6 5 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.43%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.07%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.07%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.07%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.71%) AIX
9 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.71%) CentOS
9 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.36%) Android
10 1 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 81 (28.93%) Information Security
3 46 (16.43%) ITIL
4 39 (13.93%) Project Management
5 38 (13.57%) Business Continuity
6 35 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 30 (10.71%) Data Security
8 28 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 27 (9.64%) PRINCE2
10 24 (8.57%) Security Management
10 24 (8.57%) ISMS
11 23 (8.21%) Information Governance
11 23 (8.21%) Information Security Management
11 23 (8.21%) E-Commerce
12 20 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (6.79%) CRM
13 19 (6.79%) Enterprise Architecture
13 19 (6.79%) Analytics
14 18 (6.43%) Change Management
15 17 (6.07%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 80 (28.57%) SQL
2 28 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 20 (7.14%) C#
4 15 (5.36%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.64%) Java
6 8 (2.86%) C++
7 4 (1.43%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.43%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.43%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.07%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.07%) VB
8 3 (1.07%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.71%) Ruby
9 2 (0.71%) Delphi
9 2 (0.71%) C
9 2 (0.71%) Perl
9 2 (0.71%) PHP
9 2 (0.71%) VBScript
9 2 (0.71%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.36%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 62 (22.14%) Degree
2 30 (10.71%) CISSP
3 24 (8.57%) ISEB
4 22 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (7.14%) CISM
5 20 (7.14%) CCNA
6 17 (6.07%) MCSA
7 14 (5.00%) CISA
8 13 (4.64%) Security Cleared
9 11 (3.93%) SC Cleared
10 9 (3.21%) CRISC
11 4 (1.43%) GIAC
12 3 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.07%) CISMP
12 3 (1.07%) MCITP
12 3 (1.07%) VCP5
12 3 (1.07%) VCP4
12 3 (1.07%) MCP
13 2 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (26.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 55 (19.64%) PCI DSS
3 43 (15.36%) QA
4 23 (8.21%) ISO 9001
5 10 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (3.21%) SLA
7 8 (2.86%) COBIT
8 6 (2.14%) BS7799
9 5 (1.79%) Data Quality
10 4 (1.43%) COSO
10 4 (1.43%) Basel II
11 1 (0.36%) TickIT
11 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 12207
11 1 (0.36%) WAI
11 1 (0.36%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.36%) BS25999
System Software
1 28 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (9.29%) Hyper-V
3 22 (7.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.71%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.71%) NFS
5 1 (0.36%) Samba
5 1 (0.36%) vSphere
5 1 (0.36%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 4 (1.43%) SCCM
2 2 (0.71%) SCOM
2 2 (0.71%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.36%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.36%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.79%) VMware
3 26 (9.29%) HP
4 22 (7.86%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (7.14%) Cisco
6 18 (6.43%) Oracle
7 17 (6.07%) Veeam
8 13 (4.64%) Google
8 13 (4.64%) SAP
9 10 (3.57%) Business Objects
9 10 (3.57%) Talend
10 9 (3.21%) Cognos
10 9 (3.21%) Teradata
11 8 (2.86%) IBM
12 7 (2.50%) Adobe
13 6 (2.14%) Dell
13 6 (2.14%) Citrix
13 6 (2.14%) Informatica
13 6 (2.14%) Ab Initio
13 6 (2.14%) Tableau
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Alps It Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Amsys
Salary: From £21,000 to £23,000 per annum +pension,life assurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Amsys
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum +pension,life assurance and 50% staff discount
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Pioneer Consulting - SAP
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Plymouth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago