The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 338 424 455
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +31
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 811 617 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.56% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.69% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 669 440 344
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Data Protection
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83174 89930 81696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.46% 82.01% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68342 73659 67938
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Protection
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the England region.

Data Protection Salary Trend in England

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in England

Data Protection
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 +75 325 £52,500 -1.31% 77
South East +77 227 £47,500 +5.55% 33
South West +18 63 £40,000 +9.58% 8
East of England +11 60 £40,000 +16.36% 11
North West +23 46 £46,000 +8.23% 8
Yorkshire -7 43 £30,000 -13.04% 8
East Midlands +7 21 £40,000 -17.94% 1
West Midlands -23 18 £49,000 -2.00% 5
North East +1 2 £33,738 +12.46%
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Data Protection 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.

1 402 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 384 (27.81%) Information Security
3 364 (26.36%) Finance
4 331 (23.97%) Data Protection Act
5 321 (23.24%) Windows
6 272 (19.70%) SQL
6 272 (19.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 249 (18.03%) SQL Server
7 249 (18.03%) ITIL
8 247 (17.89%) Degree
9 207 (14.99%) MS Excel
9 207 (14.99%) Management Information System
10 196 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
11 192 (13.90%) CISSP
12 164 (11.88%) Active Directory
13 162 (11.73%) Windows Server 2008
14 141 (10.21%) PCI DSS
14 141 (10.21%) Risk Management
15 139 (10.07%) CISM
16 136 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
17 131 (9.49%) Disaster Recovery
18 128 (9.27%) VMware
19 123 (8.91%) MS Office
20 114 (8.25%) JavaScript
21 113 (8.18%) IIS
22 112 (8.11%) MS Exchange
22 112 (8.11%) Project Management
23 108 (7.82%) Security Management
24 106 (7.68%) Firewall
24 106 (7.68%) Hyper-V

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Data Protection 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 113 (8.18%) IIS
2 112 (8.11%) MS Exchange
3 59 (4.27%) SharePoint
4 47 (3.40%) SAS
5 33 (2.39%) Lync
6 25 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 17 (1.23%) Drupal
10 16 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (1.01%) Apache Solr
13 12 (0.87%) CMS
14 8 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (0.58%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.51%) Apache
16 5 (0.36%) OpenStack
17 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
17 4 (0.29%) Moodle
18 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 207 (14.99%) MS Excel
2 123 (8.91%) MS Office
3 22 (1.59%) SPSS
4 17 (1.23%) Photoshop
5 16 (1.16%) MS Project
6 15 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (0.87%) MS Visio
8 11 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (0.43%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.29%) InDesign
12 3 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.072%) FastStats
14 1 (0.072%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.072%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 25 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.65%) CA PPM
3 8 (0.58%) Maximo
4 7 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.43%) Magento
6 4 (0.29%) SAP PM
6 4 (0.29%) SAP MRS
6 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.29%) Unica
7 3 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Payroll
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.072%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.072%) Nortel Periphonics
9 1 (0.072%) Servitor
9 1 (0.072%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.61%) Office 365
2 28 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (1.74%) SaaS
5 19 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.72%) Google Analytics
7 9 (0.65%) IaaS
8 4 (0.29%) MailChimp
9 3 (0.22%) PaaS
9 3 (0.22%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.22%) Route 53
9 3 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.072%) Force.com
11 1 (0.072%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 106 (7.68%) Firewall
2 95 (6.88%) SAN
3 69 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 62 (4.49%) WAN
5 56 (4.06%) Internet
6 41 (2.97%) LAN
7 31 (2.24%) Network Security
7 31 (2.24%) DNS
8 26 (1.88%) VPN
9 25 (1.81%) Intranet
10 24 (1.74%) Wireless
10 24 (1.74%) NAS
11 22 (1.59%) MPLS
11 22 (1.59%) DHCP
12 15 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
13 14 (1.01%) VoIP
14 11 (0.80%) VLAN
14 11 (0.80%) iSCSI
15 10 (0.72%) Extranet
15 10 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 70 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 62 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
4 59 (4.27%) Relational Database
5 56 (4.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 42 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 42 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 34 (2.46%) Big Data
9 32 (2.32%) Data Mining
10 30 (2.17%) MySQL
11 29 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (1.74%) Oracle Database
12 24 (1.74%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.38%) MS Access
14 15 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (0.94%) OLAP
15 13 (0.94%) Star Schema
16 12 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
17 9 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 26 (1.88%) Git (software)
2 19 (1.38%) Visual Studio
3 16 (1.16%) Selenium
4 15 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (1.09%) SpecFlow
5 14 (1.01%) NUnit
6 9 (0.65%) Toad
7 8 (0.58%) WebDriver
8 7 (0.51%) Subversion
8 7 (0.51%) Xcode
9 6 (0.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 6 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
10 5 (0.36%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.36%) JUnit
10 5 (0.36%) Appium
11 4 (0.29%) Robotium
11 4 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (0.29%) Maven
11 4 (0.29%) JIRA
12 3 (0.22%) Axure RP
General
1 364 (26.36%) Finance
2 100 (7.24%) Marketing
3 96 (6.95%) Legal
4 62 (4.49%) Retail
5 60 (4.34%) Banking
5 60 (4.34%) Telecoms
6 44 (3.19%) Law
7 26 (1.88%) Publishing
8 24 (1.74%) Advertising
9 22 (1.59%) Back Office
10 17 (1.23%) Multimedia
11 14 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.01%) Billing
12 8 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.51%) Electronics
13 7 (0.51%) Games
14 6 (0.43%) Local Government
15 5 (0.36%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 221 (16.00%) Analyst
2 157 (11.37%) Developer
3 143 (10.35%) Security Manager
4 117 (8.47%) Consultant
5 102 (7.39%) Information Manager
6 79 (5.72%) Information Security Manager
7 66 (4.78%) DBA
8 60 (4.34%) Architect
9 59 (4.27%) SQL DBA
10 54 (3.91%) Security Consultant
11 50 (3.62%) Security Analyst
12 49 (3.55%) Project Manager
13 46 (3.33%) Administrator
14 43 (3.11%) Security Officer
15 39 (2.82%) Information Security Officer
16 36 (2.61%) Systems Analyst
17 34 (2.46%) Support Analyst
18 32 (2.32%) Systems Engineer
18 32 (2.32%) C# Developer
19 29 (2.10%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (7.02%) .NET
2 96 (6.95%) HTML
3 83 (6.01%) CSS
4 81 (5.87%) jQuery
5 65 (4.71%) ASP.NET
6 45 (3.26%) HTML5
7 36 (2.61%) AngularJS
8 33 (2.39%) CSS3
9 28 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (1.74%) COM
11 23 (1.67%) Ajax
11 23 (1.67%) Web Services
11 23 (1.67%) LAMP
12 20 (1.45%) XML
12 20 (1.45%) .NET Framework
13 17 (1.23%) WCF
14 16 (1.16%) Entity Framework
15 14 (1.01%) Backbone.js
15 14 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 14 (1.01%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 331 (23.97%) Data Protection Act
2 207 (14.99%) Management Information System
3 196 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
4 91 (6.59%) Freedom of Information
5 79 (5.72%) Clustering
6 62 (4.49%) Computer Science
7 61 (4.42%) Freedom of Information Act
8 45 (3.26%) Replication
9 40 (2.90%) Statistics
10 31 (2.24%) Client/Server
10 31 (2.24%) User Experience
11 30 (2.17%) Cryptography
11 30 (2.17%) Mathematics
12 29 (2.10%) NHS
13 27 (1.96%) Social Media
14 21 (1.52%) N-Tier
15 20 (1.45%) PKI
16 19 (1.38%) Blackberry
16 19 (1.38%) Mobile App
17 18 (1.30%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 321 (23.24%) Windows
2 162 (11.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 104 (7.53%) Linux
4 95 (6.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 92 (6.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (4.27%) UNIX
7 58 (4.20%) Windows 7
8 18 (1.30%) CentOS
9 17 (1.23%) Windows XP
9 17 (1.23%) Solaris
9 17 (1.23%) Windows 8
10 16 (1.16%) Apple iOS
11 13 (0.94%) Android
12 12 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (0.36%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.36%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.36%) Debian
15 4 (0.29%) AIX
16 3 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (27.81%) Information Security
2 249 (18.03%) ITIL
3 141 (10.21%) Risk Management
4 136 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
5 131 (9.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 112 (8.11%) Project Management
7 108 (7.82%) Security Management
8 97 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
9 93 (6.73%) Change Management
10 86 (6.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 85 (6.15%) Analytics
11 85 (6.15%) Cyber Security
12 83 (6.01%) Service Delivery
13 80 (5.79%) Performance Tuning
14 79 (5.72%) Business Continuity
15 74 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
16 72 (5.21%) Migration
17 67 (4.85%) CRM
17 67 (4.85%) Information Security Management
17 67 (4.85%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 272 (19.70%) SQL
2 114 (8.25%) JavaScript
3 95 (6.88%) C#
4 91 (6.59%) T-SQL
5 64 (4.63%) PowerShell
6 54 (3.91%) PHP
7 48 (3.48%) Java
8 34 (2.46%) C
9 33 (2.39%) Python
10 30 (2.17%) VBA
11 22 (1.59%) Bash Shell
12 19 (1.38%) PL/SQL
13 17 (1.23%) Perl
13 17 (1.23%) C++
14 14 (1.01%) TypeScript
15 12 (0.87%) Objective-C
16 11 (0.80%) Ruby
17 9 (0.65%) PHP5
18 7 (0.51%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 247 (17.89%) Degree
2 192 (13.90%) CISSP
3 139 (10.07%) CISM
4 83 (6.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 82 (5.94%) Security Cleared
6 73 (5.29%) CISA
7 65 (4.71%) SC Cleared
8 53 (3.84%) MCSE
9 34 (2.46%) MCITP
10 24 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (1.74%) MCSA
11 23 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (1.45%) CRISC
12 20 (1.45%) MCP
13 16 (1.16%) ISEB
14 14 (1.01%) PCI QSA
14 14 (1.01%) CISMP
15 13 (0.94%) CCNP
16 12 (0.87%) HND
17 11 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 272 (19.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 141 (10.21%) PCI DSS
3 52 (3.77%) QA
3 52 (3.77%) SLA
4 41 (2.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 33 (2.39%) ISO 9001
6 32 (2.32%) COBIT
7 19 (1.38%) BS25999
8 9 (0.65%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.58%) Basel II
10 6 (0.43%) ISO 14001
10 6 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 4 (0.29%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.22%) GCP
13 2 (0.14%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.072%) WCAG
14 1 (0.072%) COSO
14 1 (0.072%) GMP
14 1 (0.072%) GLP
14 1 (0.072%) BS7799
System Software
1 164 (11.88%) Active Directory
2 106 (7.68%) Hyper-V
3 104 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (2.10%) vSphere
5 22 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (1.16%) NFS
7 12 (0.87%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 12 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
8 10 (0.72%) ISA Server
9 8 (0.58%) XenApp
10 7 (0.51%) SRDF
11 6 (0.43%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.29%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.22%) UAG
13 3 (0.22%) Firmware
13 3 (0.22%) Docker
14 2 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 93 (6.73%) SCCM
2 72 (5.21%) SCOM
3 19 (1.38%) SCDPM
4 15 (1.09%) Backup Exec
5 13 (0.94%) NetBackup
5 13 (0.94%) SCOrch
6 12 (0.87%) ZABBIX
7 11 (0.80%) SCVMM
8 10 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
9 9 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
9 9 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 8 (0.58%) SCSM
10 8 (0.58%) WSUS
11 7 (0.51%) OpenView
11 7 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (0.51%) Windows Intune
12 4 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
12 4 (0.29%) Puppet
13 3 (0.22%) SolarWinds Orion
13 3 (0.22%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 402 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 128 (9.27%) VMware
3 79 (5.72%) Cisco
4 68 (4.92%) HP
5 62 (4.49%) Oracle
6 52 (3.77%) Dell
7 46 (3.33%) NetApp
8 36 (2.61%) EMC
9 34 (2.46%) IBM
10 29 (2.10%) Altiris
10 29 (2.10%) Adobe
11 27 (1.96%) Citrix
12 26 (1.88%) Business Objects
13 24 (1.74%) SAP
14 23 (1.67%) Symantec
15 22 (1.59%) Google
16 21 (1.52%) Apple
17 19 (1.38%) Zend
17 19 (1.38%) McAfee
18 17 (1.23%) Brocade
City, London
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kent
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45k + Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £70k + Car Allowance, Bonus, Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £58000 - £63000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago