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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 394 470 451
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -19
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 623 514 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.49% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.59% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 516 354 393
Average salary £45,200 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
83930 86551 81543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.17% 82.40% 80.28%
Number of salaries quoted 68758 70082 68019
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +32 216 £52,500 -3.66% 29
South East +28 175 £47,500 +5.55% 21
Yorkshire +20 50 £40,000 - 4
South West +9 49 £40,750 +1.87% 3
East of England +15 44 £43,750 +23.23% 3
East Midlands +29 34 £42,000 -13.84% 4
West Midlands -47 27 £46,750 -1.57% 6
North West -5 20 £46,875 +4.16% 7
North East -1 5 £33,738 +12.46% 3
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 386 (31.38%) Information Security
2 343 (27.89%) Microsoft
3 313 (25.45%) Finance
4 289 (23.50%) Windows
5 270 (21.95%) Data Protection Act
6 243 (19.76%) Degree
7 229 (18.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 228 (18.54%) SQL
9 220 (17.89%) ITIL
10 202 (16.42%) Management Information System
11 183 (14.88%) SQL Server
12 173 (14.07%) MS Excel
12 173 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
13 170 (13.82%) CISSP
14 155 (12.60%) Active Directory
15 148 (12.03%) Windows Server 2008
16 134 (10.89%) PCI DSS
17 131 (10.65%) Disaster Recovery
18 121 (9.84%) VMware
19 118 (9.59%) Risk Management
19 118 (9.59%) CISM
20 114 (9.27%) MS Exchange
21 109 (8.86%) IIS
22 108 (8.78%) Hyper-V
23 107 (8.70%) Project Management
24 106 (8.62%) MS Office
25 101 (8.21%) Legal
26 100 (8.13%) Firewall
27 96 (7.80%) Security Management
27 96 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 114 (9.27%) MS Exchange
2 109 (8.86%) IIS
3 60 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 35 (2.85%) Lync
5 32 (2.60%) SAS
6 25 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (1.63%) CMS
8 17 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (0.98%) Drupal
11 11 (0.89%) Apache Solr
11 11 (0.89%) WebLogic
12 10 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (0.57%) Moodle
13 7 (0.57%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.57%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.41%) Apache
Applications
1 173 (14.07%) MS Excel
2 106 (8.62%) MS Office
3 18 (1.46%) MS Project
4 13 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.49%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.33%) SPSS
8 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.24%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.081%) FastStats
10 1 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.081%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.081%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 25 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.73%) CA PPM
3 7 (0.57%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.57%) Maximo
4 6 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.41%) SAP MRS
5 5 (0.41%) SAP PM
5 5 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.081%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.081%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.081%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 1 (0.081%) Nortel Periphonics
7 1 (0.081%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.76%) Office 365
2 22 (1.79%) SaaS
3 16 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.33%) IaaS
6 4 (0.33%) MailChimp
6 4 (0.33%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.24%) PaaS
7 3 (0.24%) SoftLayer
7 3 (0.24%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 100 (8.13%) Firewall
2 87 (7.07%) SAN
3 76 (6.18%) TCP/IP
4 55 (4.47%) WAN
5 53 (4.31%) Internet
6 39 (3.17%) Network Security
7 38 (3.09%) LAN
8 33 (2.68%) DNS
8 33 (2.68%) Wireless
9 25 (2.03%) VPN
10 21 (1.71%) DHCP
11 20 (1.63%) MPLS
11 20 (1.63%) Intranet
11 20 (1.63%) NAS
12 18 (1.46%) Fibre Channel
13 12 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (0.98%) VLAN
13 12 (0.98%) SSL
14 11 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (14.88%) SQL Server
2 58 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 49 (3.98%) Relational Database
4 40 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 38 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (2.76%) Data Mining
7 25 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 25 (2.03%) Oracle Database
8 21 (1.71%) Big Data
9 20 (1.63%) RDBMS
10 18 (1.46%) MySQL
10 18 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (1.38%) MS Access
12 14 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
15 11 (0.89%) OLAP
15 11 (0.89%) VLDB
16 9 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (1.22%) JUnit
1 15 (1.22%) Subversion
2 13 (1.06%) Maven
3 12 (0.98%) JIRA
3 12 (0.98%) Jenkins
4 11 (0.89%) SpecFlow
4 11 (0.89%) NUnit
4 11 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
6 8 (0.65%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.41%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.33%) Appium
8 4 (0.33%) Robotium
9 3 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.24%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.16%) Ant
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.16%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.16%) Mercurial
General
1 313 (25.45%) Finance
2 101 (8.21%) Legal
3 77 (6.26%) Marketing
4 62 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 59 (4.80%) Retail
6 39 (3.17%) Law
7 38 (3.09%) Banking
8 26 (2.11%) Back Office
9 22 (1.79%) Financial Institution
10 20 (1.63%) Advertising
11 12 (0.98%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.81%) Publishing
12 10 (0.81%) Electronics
13 5 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.41%) Billing
13 5 (0.41%) Local Government
14 4 (0.33%) German Language
14 4 (0.33%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.33%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 208 (16.91%) Analyst
2 144 (11.71%) Security Manager
3 102 (8.29%) Information Manager
4 98 (7.97%) Developer
5 88 (7.15%) Information Security Manager
6 76 (6.18%) Consultant
7 60 (4.88%) DBA
8 57 (4.63%) Security Analyst
8 57 (4.63%) SQL DBA
9 54 (4.39%) Architect
10 44 (3.58%) Project Manager
11 40 (3.25%) Security Officer
12 39 (3.17%) Support Analyst
12 39 (3.17%) Information Analyst
13 34 (2.76%) Information Security Officer
14 32 (2.60%) Systems Engineer
15 31 (2.52%) Network Engineer
15 31 (2.52%) Administrator
16 30 (2.44%) Software Engineer
17 29 (2.36%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (5.04%) HTML
2 61 (4.96%) CSS
3 53 (4.31%) .NET
3 53 (4.31%) jQuery
4 32 (2.60%) ASP.NET
5 28 (2.28%) HTML5
6 25 (2.03%) Ajax
7 23 (1.87%) Web Services
8 22 (1.79%) AngularJS
9 21 (1.71%) CSS3
9 21 (1.71%) COM
10 18 (1.46%) .NET Framework
10 18 (1.46%) Middleware
10 18 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (1.30%) SOAP
12 15 (1.22%) Hibernate
12 15 (1.22%) Spring
13 13 (1.06%) LAMP
14 12 (0.98%) WCF
14 12 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 270 (21.95%) Data Protection Act
2 202 (16.42%) Management Information System
3 173 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
4 78 (6.34%) Clustering
5 74 (6.02%) Computer Science
6 49 (3.98%) Cryptography
7 42 (3.41%) Mathematics
8 40 (3.25%) Freedom of Information
8 40 (3.25%) Replication
9 31 (2.52%) Statistics
10 29 (2.36%) Client/Server
11 26 (2.11%) Freedom of Information Act
12 23 (1.87%) Blackberry
13 22 (1.79%) NHS
13 22 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
14 21 (1.71%) N-Tier
15 17 (1.38%) User Experience
16 15 (1.22%) PKI
16 15 (1.22%) CESG
16 15 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 289 (23.50%) Windows
2 148 (12.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 96 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 84 (6.83%) Linux
5 80 (6.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 60 (4.88%) UNIX
7 55 (4.47%) Windows 7
8 18 (1.46%) Solaris
9 15 (1.22%) Android
10 14 (1.14%) Windows XP
11 13 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
11 13 (1.06%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.98%) CentOS
13 9 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.57%) AIX
15 4 (0.33%) HPUX
15 4 (0.33%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.24%) VMS
16 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (31.38%) Information Security
2 220 (17.89%) ITIL
3 131 (10.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 118 (9.59%) Risk Management
5 107 (8.70%) Project Management
6 96 (7.80%) Security Management
7 88 (7.15%) Change Management
8 82 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 77 (6.26%) Business Intelligence
10 76 (6.18%) Line Management
11 75 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
12 74 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
13 71 (5.77%) Business Continuity
14 67 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
15 65 (5.28%) Migration
16 63 (5.12%) Capacity Planning
17 60 (4.88%) Cyber Security
18 59 (4.80%) Data Management
18 59 (4.80%) Software Engineering
19 57 (4.63%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 228 (18.54%) SQL
2 78 (6.34%) T-SQL
3 75 (6.10%) C#
4 69 (5.61%) JavaScript
5 54 (4.39%) PowerShell
6 47 (3.82%) Java
7 46 (3.74%) C
8 38 (3.09%) Python
9 29 (2.36%) PL/SQL
10 23 (1.87%) PHP
11 20 (1.63%) C++
12 17 (1.38%) Perl
13 15 (1.22%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.14%) VBA
14 14 (1.14%) VB
15 11 (0.89%) TypeScript
16 8 (0.65%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.49%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.41%) Delphi
18 5 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 243 (19.76%) Degree
2 170 (13.82%) CISSP
3 118 (9.59%) CISM
4 78 (6.34%) Security Cleared
5 61 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 60 (4.88%) CISA
7 59 (4.80%) SC Cleared
8 48 (3.90%) MCSE
9 32 (2.60%) MCITP
10 24 (1.95%) MCSA
11 20 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (1.38%) ISEB
12 17 (1.38%) MCP
13 15 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (1.22%) CISMP
13 15 (1.22%) CRISC
14 14 (1.14%) Postgraduate
15 13 (1.06%) HND
16 12 (0.98%) HNC
17 10 (0.81%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 229 (18.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 134 (10.89%) PCI DSS
3 92 (7.48%) SLA
4 58 (4.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 33 (2.68%) COBIT
6 32 (2.60%) QA
7 22 (1.79%) ISO 9001
8 12 (0.98%) BS25999
9 8 (0.65%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.49%) Basel II
11 5 (0.41%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.33%) COSO
12 4 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 3 (0.24%) ISO 14001
13 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.16%) GCP
15 1 (0.081%) GMP
15 1 (0.081%) GLP
15 1 (0.081%) BS7799
System Software
1 155 (12.60%) Active Directory
2 108 (8.78%) Hyper-V
3 92 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.54%) vSphere
5 18 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (1.06%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 13 (1.06%) NFS
6 13 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (0.81%) XenApp
8 7 (0.57%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.57%) SRDF
8 7 (0.57%) ISA Server
8 7 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.24%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.24%) Firmware
10 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.081%) XenServer
11 1 (0.081%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 84 (6.83%) SCCM
2 61 (4.96%) SCOM
3 25 (2.03%) SCDPM
4 16 (1.30%) SCVMM
5 14 (1.14%) SCSM
6 13 (1.06%) SCOrch
6 13 (1.06%) Backup Exec
7 11 (0.89%) WSUS
7 11 (0.89%) ZABBIX
8 9 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 7 (0.57%) OpenView
11 6 (0.49%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (0.24%) Windows Intune
13 3 (0.24%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 343 (27.89%) Microsoft
2 121 (9.84%) VMware
3 94 (7.64%) Cisco
4 83 (6.75%) HP
5 63 (5.12%) Oracle
6 60 (4.88%) Dell
7 49 (3.98%) IBM
8 47 (3.82%) EMC
9 46 (3.74%) NetApp
10 34 (2.76%) Symantec
11 31 (2.52%) Altiris
12 29 (2.36%) Brocade
12 29 (2.36%) Citrix
13 24 (1.95%) Adobe
14 23 (1.87%) SAP
15 19 (1.54%) Business Objects
15 19 (1.54%) Hitachi
16 16 (1.30%) Apple
17 15 (1.22%) Avaya
17 15 (1.22%) McAfee
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