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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 405 497 432
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -65
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 589 401 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.50% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 472 300 450
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,200 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
81338 79614 83745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.70% 82.33% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67543 64209 71633
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +73 195 £55,000 - 34
South East -25 88 £43,500 -3.33% 15
Yorkshire +38 79 £43,000 -14.00% 3
South West +17 60 £45,000 +2.27% 7
West Midlands -10 48 £41,000 +8.16% 1
North West +1 44 £62,500 +135.84% 4
East of England +8 42 £47,500 +46.15% 2
East Midlands +25 27 £42,000 +10.52% 5
North East -6 4 £35,000 +25.00%
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 346 (29.42%) Information Security
2 301 (25.60%) Microsoft
3 292 (24.83%) Finance
4 276 (23.47%) Windows
5 242 (20.58%) Data Protection Act
6 228 (19.39%) SQL
7 220 (18.71%) Degree
8 197 (16.75%) ITIL
9 179 (15.22%) Management Information System
10 166 (14.12%) MS Excel
11 160 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
12 156 (13.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 147 (12.50%) SQL Server
14 139 (11.82%) Project Management
15 128 (10.88%) CISSP
16 126 (10.71%) Active Directory
16 126 (10.71%) PCI DSS
17 123 (10.46%) Risk Management
18 116 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
19 109 (9.27%) Disaster Recovery
20 104 (8.84%) Firewall
21 102 (8.67%) VMware
22 101 (8.59%) Cisco
23 96 (8.16%) SLA
23 96 (8.16%) MS Exchange
24 94 (7.99%) Legal
25 92 (7.82%) CISM
26 89 (7.57%) MS Office
27 85 (7.23%) Business Continuity
28 84 (7.14%) Hyper-V

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 96 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 69 (5.87%) IIS
3 66 (5.61%) SharePoint
4 33 (2.81%) Lync
5 28 (2.38%) SAS
6 24 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (1.53%) CMS
7 18 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (0.94%) WebLogic
11 10 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.43%) Moodle
13 5 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.26%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.26%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.26%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 166 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 89 (7.57%) MS Office
3 21 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (1.45%) MS Project
6 6 (0.51%) PowerPivot
7 5 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.34%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.26%) SPSS
10 1 (0.085%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.085%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.085%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.085%) FastStats
10 1 (0.085%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 31 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.43%) SAP PM
4 5 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.43%) SAP MRS
5 4 (0.34%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.26%) CA Clarity
7 2 (0.17%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.17%) Maximo
8 1 (0.085%) Pegasus Opera
8 1 (0.085%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.085%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
8 1 (0.085%) Nortel Periphonics
8 1 (0.085%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.085%) Magento
8 1 (0.085%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.06%) Office 365
2 18 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.19%) SaaS
4 6 (0.51%) IaaS
4 6 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.34%) MailChimp
7 2 (0.17%) SoftLayer
7 2 (0.17%) Force.com
7 2 (0.17%) PaaS
7 2 (0.17%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.085%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.085%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 104 (8.84%) Firewall
2 81 (6.89%) SAN
3 61 (5.19%) Internet
3 61 (5.19%) TCP/IP
4 51 (4.34%) WAN
5 43 (3.66%) LAN
6 40 (3.40%) VPN
7 39 (3.32%) Wireless
7 39 (3.32%) Network Security
8 31 (2.64%) DNS
9 24 (2.04%) Intranet
10 21 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
11 20 (1.70%) DHCP
12 17 (1.45%) NAS
13 16 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
13 16 (1.36%) MPLS
14 15 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (1.02%) VLAN
15 12 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (1.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 58 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
3 54 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 37 (3.15%) Data Mining
6 37 (3.15%) Relational Database
7 25 (2.13%) Big Data
7 25 (2.13%) Oracle Database
8 22 (1.87%) VLDB
9 14 (1.19%) MySQL
9 14 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (0.94%) MS Access
12 11 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (0.94%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.68%) OLAP
14 7 (0.60%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (1.36%) JUnit
1 16 (1.36%) Subversion
2 14 (1.19%) JIRA
3 13 (1.11%) Jenkins
4 12 (1.02%) Maven
5 11 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (0.51%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.26%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.26%) NUnit
8 3 (0.26%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.17%) Robotium
9 2 (0.17%) Grunt
9 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.17%) Appium
9 2 (0.17%) Ant
9 2 (0.17%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.17%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.085%) Oracle APEX
General
1 292 (24.83%) Finance
2 94 (7.99%) Legal
3 81 (6.89%) Marketing
4 62 (5.27%) Retail
5 61 (5.19%) Telecoms
6 50 (4.25%) Law
7 37 (3.15%) Banking
8 31 (2.64%) Back Office
9 22 (1.87%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.36%) Publishing
11 12 (1.02%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.77%) Electronics
13 7 (0.60%) Advertising
13 7 (0.60%) Games
13 7 (0.60%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.43%) Billing
14 5 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.34%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 246 (20.92%) Analyst
2 101 (8.59%) Security Manager
3 87 (7.40%) Security Analyst
4 85 (7.23%) Developer
5 84 (7.14%) Architect
6 79 (6.72%) Consultant
7 62 (5.27%) Information Analyst
8 61 (5.19%) Information Manager
9 57 (4.85%) Information Security Manager
10 54 (4.59%) Project Manager
11 51 (4.34%) Information Security Analyst
12 46 (3.91%) Support Analyst
13 45 (3.83%) DBA
14 39 (3.32%) SQL DBA
15 29 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
15 29 (2.47%) Security Engineer
16 26 (2.21%) Data Manager
16 26 (2.21%) Business Analyst
17 25 (2.13%) Data Analyst
17 25 (2.13%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (4.59%) HTML
2 50 (4.25%) .NET
3 48 (4.08%) CSS
4 36 (3.06%) jQuery
5 30 (2.55%) HTML5
5 30 (2.55%) Web Services
6 28 (2.38%) ASP.NET
7 22 (1.87%) CSS3
8 21 (1.79%) Ajax
9 20 (1.70%) XML
10 17 (1.45%) Middleware
10 17 (1.45%) Spring
11 16 (1.36%) .NET Framework
11 16 (1.36%) COM
11 16 (1.36%) SOAP
12 14 (1.19%) Hibernate
12 14 (1.19%) AngularJS
13 11 (0.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (0.94%) RESTful
13 11 (0.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 242 (20.58%) Data Protection Act
2 179 (15.22%) Management Information System
3 160 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
4 68 (5.78%) Clustering
4 68 (5.78%) Computer Science
5 46 (3.91%) Cryptography
6 35 (2.98%) Freedom of Information
7 32 (2.72%) Replication
7 32 (2.72%) Mathematics
8 28 (2.38%) Statistics
9 25 (2.13%) Mobile App
10 24 (2.04%) NHS
11 23 (1.96%) Blackberry
12 21 (1.79%) Client/Server
13 18 (1.53%) N-Tier
13 18 (1.53%) User Experience
13 18 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
14 17 (1.45%) Social Media
14 17 (1.45%) Freedom of Information Act
15 15 (1.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 276 (23.47%) Windows
2 116 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 76 (6.46%) Linux
5 71 (6.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 67 (5.70%) UNIX
7 45 (3.83%) Windows 7
8 17 (1.45%) Android
9 15 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
9 15 (1.28%) Solaris
9 15 (1.28%) Windows 8
10 11 (0.94%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.85%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.77%) CentOS
12 9 (0.77%) AIX
13 8 (0.68%) HPUX
13 8 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.68%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.34%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (29.42%) Information Security
2 197 (16.75%) ITIL
3 139 (11.82%) Project Management
4 123 (10.46%) Risk Management
5 109 (9.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 85 (7.23%) Business Continuity
7 83 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
8 77 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
9 75 (6.38%) CRM
10 70 (5.95%) Service Delivery
11 68 (5.78%) Line Management
12 66 (5.61%) Change Management
12 66 (5.61%) E-Commerce
12 66 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 64 (5.44%) Security Management
14 60 (5.10%) Data Management
15 58 (4.93%) Data Analysis
16 57 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
17 55 (4.68%) Performance Tuning
17 55 (4.68%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 228 (19.39%) SQL
2 65 (5.53%) C#
3 60 (5.10%) T-SQL
4 55 (4.68%) Java
5 47 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 45 (3.83%) C
7 39 (3.32%) PowerShell
8 29 (2.47%) Python
9 27 (2.30%) PL/SQL
10 21 (1.79%) C++
11 11 (0.94%) PHP
12 9 (0.77%) Perl
12 9 (0.77%) VB
13 8 (0.68%) VBA
14 5 (0.43%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.34%) R
16 3 (0.26%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.26%) Ruby
16 3 (0.26%) Delphi
17 2 (0.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 220 (18.71%) Degree
2 128 (10.88%) CISSP
3 92 (7.82%) CISM
4 65 (5.53%) CISA
4 65 (5.53%) Security Cleared
5 59 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 44 (3.74%) MCSE
7 41 (3.49%) SC Cleared
8 30 (2.55%) MCITP
9 27 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (1.62%) ISEB
11 15 (1.28%) HND
12 13 (1.11%) Postgraduate
12 13 (1.11%) HNC
12 13 (1.11%) MCSA
12 13 (1.11%) CCNP
13 12 (1.02%) Avaya Certification
13 12 (1.02%) ISSAP
13 12 (1.02%) ISSMP
13 12 (1.02%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (13.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 126 (10.71%) PCI DSS
3 96 (8.16%) SLA
4 55 (4.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 51 (4.34%) QA
6 50 (4.25%) COBIT
7 13 (1.11%) COSO
8 9 (0.77%) BS25999
9 7 (0.60%) ISO 9000
9 7 (0.60%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 6 (0.51%) BS7799
11 5 (0.43%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.17%) Basel II
13 1 (0.085%) GCP
13 1 (0.085%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.085%) HIPAA
System Software
1 126 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 84 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 81 (6.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.36%) vSphere
4 16 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (0.94%) SRDF
6 11 (0.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 7 (0.60%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
7 7 (0.60%) NFS
7 7 (0.60%) XenApp
8 6 (0.51%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.34%) Nmap
10 3 (0.26%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.17%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.17%) IAG
12 1 (0.085%) UAG
12 1 (0.085%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 52 (4.42%) SCCM
2 50 (4.25%) SCOM
3 24 (2.04%) SCDPM
4 15 (1.28%) SCOrch
4 15 (1.28%) Backup Exec
5 13 (1.11%) SCVMM
5 13 (1.11%) SCSM
6 11 (0.94%) Nessus
7 10 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
8 9 (0.77%) WSUS
8 9 (0.77%) ZABBIX
8 9 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.34%) Puppet
10 4 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.26%) ARCserve
11 3 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.26%) Windows Intune
11 3 (0.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 301 (25.60%) Microsoft
2 102 (8.67%) VMware
3 101 (8.59%) Cisco
4 76 (6.46%) Oracle
5 66 (5.61%) HP
6 49 (4.17%) Dell
7 46 (3.91%) IBM
8 40 (3.40%) EMC
9 37 (3.15%) NetApp
9 37 (3.15%) Symantec
10 26 (2.21%) Brocade
11 24 (2.04%) Adobe
11 24 (2.04%) SAP
12 23 (1.96%) Teradata
13 21 (1.79%) Citrix
14 20 (1.70%) Netezza
15 19 (1.62%) Altiris
15 19 (1.62%) Hitachi
15 19 (1.62%) Apple
16 18 (1.53%) Business Objects
London
Roc Search
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Exceptional Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £4100 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £42,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life Ass and 25 d
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago