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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 421 398 435
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +37
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 583 600 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.59% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.72% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 445 470 417
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
87785 82919 84498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.14% 81.58% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71606 68904 71839
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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 -13 197 £55,000 +1.85% 20
South East -8 110 £48,000 -12.72% 12
North West +15 70 £45,000 +28.57% 14
East of England -37 58 £42,500 +13.33% 4
West Midlands -21 45 £19,250 -56.00% 3
Yorkshire -52 40 £35,000 -30.00% 11
South West -22 35 £31,500 -25.88% 9
East Midlands +9 23 £40,000 +14.28% 5
North East -23 2 £26,750 -33.12%
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 352 (29.81%) Finance
2 346 (29.30%) Information Security
3 284 (24.05%) Microsoft
4 273 (23.12%) Degree
5 268 (22.69%) Data Protection Act
6 239 (20.24%) Windows
7 230 (19.48%) SQL
8 177 (14.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 172 (14.56%) PCI DSS
10 169 (14.31%) Management Information System
11 161 (13.63%) MS Excel
12 151 (12.79%) Project Management
13 150 (12.70%) ITIL
14 147 (12.45%) SQL Server
15 145 (12.28%) CISSP
16 138 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
17 128 (10.84%) Legal
18 115 (9.74%) SAN
19 110 (9.31%) CISM
20 107 (9.06%) Firewall
21 106 (8.98%) Risk Management
21 106 (8.98%) Cisco
21 106 (8.98%) Linux
22 104 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
23 101 (8.55%) Active Directory
24 98 (8.30%) Disaster Recovery
25 97 (8.21%) CRM
26 96 (8.13%) Business Continuity
27 94 (7.96%) VMware
28 89 (7.54%) CISA

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 82 (6.94%) MS Exchange
2 47 (3.98%) SharePoint
3 40 (3.39%) IIS
4 31 (2.62%) Lync
4 31 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (2.46%) SAS
6 27 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (1.44%) Apache
8 13 (1.10%) CMS
9 12 (1.02%) Drupal
9 12 (1.02%) WordPress
9 12 (1.02%) nginx
10 9 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.51%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.42%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 161 (13.63%) MS Excel
2 82 (6.94%) MS Office
3 20 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.52%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.02%) MS Project
6 6 (0.51%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.42%) SPSS
7 5 (0.42%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.085%) CPLEX
9 1 (0.085%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 22 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.51%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.34%) Magento
5 3 (0.25%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.17%) MoSes
6 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.17%) Summit
7 1 (0.085%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.085%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.085%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.085%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.085%) Tridion
7 1 (0.085%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.085%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.69%) Office 365
3 17 (1.44%) Amazon S3
4 15 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
6 7 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.51%) SaaS
7 6 (0.51%) IaaS
8 3 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.25%) Taleo
9 1 (0.085%) Force.com
9 1 (0.085%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 115 (9.74%) SAN
2 107 (9.06%) Firewall
3 68 (5.76%) TCP/IP
4 65 (5.50%) Internet
5 52 (4.40%) Intranet
6 50 (4.23%) VPN
7 47 (3.98%) DNS
8 46 (3.90%) LAN
9 36 (3.05%) WAN
10 33 (2.79%) Intrusion Detection
10 33 (2.79%) Fibre Channel
11 29 (2.46%) Wireless
12 28 (2.37%) DHCP
13 25 (2.12%) SSL
13 25 (2.12%) Network Security
14 24 (2.03%) VLAN
14 24 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
15 23 (1.95%) HTTP
16 19 (1.61%) VoIP
17 18 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 80 (6.77%) Data Warehouse
3 52 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (4.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 34 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 33 (2.79%) Data Mining
8 31 (2.62%) MySQL
9 24 (2.03%) Big Data
10 23 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (1.86%) Oracle Database
12 19 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (1.27%) VLDB
15 14 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (1.10%) QlikView
16 13 (1.10%) Hadoop
17 12 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
18 11 (0.93%) MS Access
19 9 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 20 (1.69%) Jenkins
2 19 (1.61%) Subversion
3 17 (1.44%) Git (software)
4 11 (0.93%) JUnit
5 8 (0.68%) JIRA
5 8 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
5 8 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (0.51%) Ant
8 5 (0.42%) NUnit
8 5 (0.42%) SpecFlow
8 5 (0.42%) Maven
9 4 (0.34%) StyleCop
9 4 (0.34%) Xcode
9 4 (0.34%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.17%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.17%) Metasploit
11 2 (0.17%) Grunt
General
1 352 (29.81%) Finance
2 128 (10.84%) Legal
3 69 (5.84%) Marketing
4 62 (5.25%) Law
5 52 (4.40%) Retail
6 47 (3.98%) Telecoms
7 45 (3.81%) Banking
8 27 (2.29%) Multimedia
9 19 (1.61%) Back Office
10 18 (1.52%) Advertising
11 17 (1.44%) Publishing
12 13 (1.10%) Financial Institution
13 12 (1.02%) Games
13 12 (1.02%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.68%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.59%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
15 7 (0.59%) German Language
16 6 (0.51%) Billing
17 4 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 274 (23.20%) Analyst
2 135 (11.43%) Architect
3 110 (9.31%) Developer
4 109 (9.23%) Security Analyst
5 104 (8.81%) Security Manager
6 66 (5.59%) Consultant
7 64 (5.42%) Information Analyst
8 57 (4.83%) Information Security Analyst
9 48 (4.06%) Information Manager
10 44 (3.73%) Information Security Manager
11 40 (3.39%) Support Analyst
12 36 (3.05%) Senior Analyst
13 33 (2.79%) Administrator
14 31 (2.62%) Business Analyst
15 30 (2.54%) Project Manager
16 28 (2.37%) Infrastructure Architect
17 27 (2.29%) Junior
17 27 (2.29%) Security Officer
18 26 (2.20%) Data Analyst
19 24 (2.03%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (4.66%) HTML
1 55 (4.66%) .NET
2 44 (3.73%) Web Services
3 39 (3.30%) XML
4 38 (3.22%) CSS
5 36 (3.05%) jQuery
6 35 (2.96%) ASP.NET
7 29 (2.46%) HTML5
8 25 (2.12%) Middleware
9 20 (1.69%) Ajax
10 16 (1.35%) .NET Framework
10 16 (1.35%) CSS3
11 13 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (1.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 12 (1.02%) J2EE
13 11 (0.93%) JSP
13 11 (0.93%) XSLT
14 10 (0.85%) JSON
14 10 (0.85%) Spring
14 10 (0.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 268 (22.69%) Data Protection Act
2 169 (14.31%) Management Information System
3 138 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (4.74%) Replication
5 55 (4.66%) Clustering
6 52 (4.40%) Computer Science
7 32 (2.71%) Cryptography
8 27 (2.29%) PMI
8 27 (2.29%) Mathematics
9 25 (2.12%) Mobile App
10 23 (1.95%) Statistics
11 20 (1.69%) NHS
12 17 (1.44%) Visualisation
13 16 (1.35%) iPad
14 15 (1.27%) Social Media
14 15 (1.27%) Blackberry
14 15 (1.27%) User Experience
15 13 (1.10%) Mainframe
15 13 (1.10%) Freedom of Information
15 13 (1.10%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 239 (20.24%) Windows
2 106 (8.98%) Linux
3 78 (6.60%) UNIX
4 53 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (1.61%) Android
9 18 (1.52%) Windows 7
10 17 (1.44%) CentOS
11 16 (1.35%) Windows 8
12 12 (1.02%) Fedora
13 11 (0.93%) AIX
13 11 (0.93%) HPUX
13 11 (0.93%) Apple iOS
14 9 (0.76%) Solaris
14 9 (0.76%) Windows XP
14 9 (0.76%) Windows Vista
14 9 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (29.30%) Information Security
2 151 (12.79%) Project Management
3 150 (12.70%) ITIL
4 106 (8.98%) Risk Management
5 104 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
6 98 (8.30%) Disaster Recovery
7 97 (8.21%) CRM
8 96 (8.13%) Business Continuity
9 89 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
10 81 (6.86%) SIEM
11 70 (5.93%) PRINCE2
12 69 (5.84%) Security Architecture
13 67 (5.67%) Cyber Security
13 67 (5.67%) Change Management
14 64 (5.42%) Service Delivery
15 62 (5.25%) E-Commerce
16 57 (4.83%) Security Management
17 55 (4.66%) Data Security
18 53 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
19 48 (4.06%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 230 (19.48%) SQL
2 62 (5.25%) Java
3 60 (5.08%) T-SQL
4 58 (4.91%) C#
5 49 (4.15%) JavaScript
6 42 (3.56%) C
7 39 (3.30%) C++
8 27 (2.29%) Python
9 25 (2.12%) PHP
10 18 (1.52%) PL/SQL
11 16 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 11 (0.93%) Tcl
12 11 (0.93%) VB
13 10 (0.85%) VBA
14 8 (0.68%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.42%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.42%) R
15 5 (0.42%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.34%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 273 (23.12%) Degree
2 145 (12.28%) CISSP
3 110 (9.31%) CISM
4 89 (7.54%) CISA
5 66 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (3.22%) Security Cleared
7 36 (3.05%) MCSE
8 28 (2.37%) PMI Certification
9 23 (1.95%) ISEB
10 21 (1.78%) CCNA
11 20 (1.69%) SC Cleared
12 17 (1.44%) MCITP
12 17 (1.44%) ISSAP
12 17 (1.44%) ISSMP
12 17 (1.44%) HND
13 14 (1.19%) HNC
13 14 (1.19%) MCSA
14 13 (1.10%) Postgraduate
14 13 (1.10%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (14.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 172 (14.56%) PCI DSS
3 84 (7.11%) SLA
4 66 (5.59%) QA
5 55 (4.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 37 (3.13%) COBIT
7 16 (1.35%) ISO 9001
8 15 (1.27%) COSO
9 10 (0.85%) BS7799
10 8 (0.68%) Data Quality
11 6 (0.51%) ISO 9000
11 6 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 5 (0.42%) Basel II
12 5 (0.42%) BS25999
13 2 (0.17%) GMP
13 2 (0.17%) GLP
14 1 (0.085%) TickIT
14 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 12207
14 1 (0.085%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.085%) MiFID
System Software
1 101 (8.55%) Active Directory
2 80 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (5.42%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.35%) vSphere
5 13 (1.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 12 (1.02%) Varnish
7 10 (0.85%) IAG
7 10 (0.85%) SRDF
8 9 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
10 7 (0.59%) XenApp
11 6 (0.51%) NFS
11 6 (0.51%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.42%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.42%) Xen
13 4 (0.34%) XenServer
13 4 (0.34%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.34%) vCloud
14 3 (0.25%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 28 (2.37%) SCOM
2 20 (1.69%) Puppet
2 20 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (1.61%) SCCM
4 18 (1.52%) Backup Exec
5 17 (1.44%) SCOrch
6 13 (1.10%) Nessus
7 12 (1.02%) Vagrant
8 9 (0.76%) Data Guard
9 6 (0.51%) SCDPM
10 5 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.34%) FortiGate
11 4 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.25%) Foglight
12 3 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
13 2 (0.17%) Nagios
13 2 (0.17%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.17%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 284 (24.05%) Microsoft
2 106 (8.98%) Cisco
3 94 (7.96%) VMware
4 75 (6.35%) Oracle
5 60 (5.08%) HP
6 43 (3.64%) EMC
7 41 (3.47%) Dell
7 41 (3.47%) NetApp
8 40 (3.39%) IBM
9 36 (3.05%) Symantec
10 32 (2.71%) Citrix
11 23 (1.95%) Brocade
12 22 (1.86%) Business Objects
13 21 (1.78%) CheckPoint
13 21 (1.78%) Teradata
14 20 (1.69%) Bloomberg
15 17 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
15 17 (1.44%) Veeam
15 17 (1.44%) SAP
16 13 (1.10%) Avaya
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Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
Morrisons
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
Morrisons
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55K to 65 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
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Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Site allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive and dependent on upon level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Brimstone Consulting
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South West
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + negotiable + generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
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