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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 258 438 451
Rank change year-on-year
+180 +13
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 1156 598 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.13% 0.54% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.66% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 936 429 400
Average salary £45,000 £44,021 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
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
86870 91057 82564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.76% 82.78% 81.02%
Number of salaries quoted 71897 74104 68287
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £73,150
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +180 602 £47,500 -5.94% 61
South East +172 247 £42,500 +1.19% 31
East of England +13 64 £47,500 +33.80% 8
South West +9 60 £39,250 +6.08% 3
Yorkshire +1 56 £32,500 -9.09% 10
North West +2 53 £38,750 -3.12% 5
West Midlands -4 47 £42,500 -15.00% 6
East Midlands +7 18 £39,500 +5.33% 3
North East -12 1 £42,500 +244.96% 1
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 494 (27.02%) Finance
2 440 (24.07%) Microsoft
3 415 (22.70%) Information Security
4 366 (20.02%) Data Protection Act
5 353 (19.31%) SQL
6 320 (17.51%) SQL Server
7 318 (17.40%) Windows
8 309 (16.90%) Degree
9 294 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
10 293 (16.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 255 (13.95%) ITIL
12 242 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
13 239 (13.07%) JavaScript
14 234 (12.80%) CISSP
15 233 (12.75%) MS Excel
16 223 (12.20%) Management Information System
17 199 (10.89%) HTML
18 195 (10.67%) C#
19 190 (10.39%) .NET
20 186 (10.18%) CISM
21 179 (9.79%) CSS
22 168 (9.19%) Project Management
23 160 (8.75%) PCI DSS
24 158 (8.64%) jQuery
25 155 (8.48%) Risk Management
26 147 (8.04%) Active Directory
27 143 (7.82%) Analytics
28 139 (7.60%) MS Office
29 138 (7.55%) ASP.NET
29 138 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 95 (5.20%) MS Exchange
2 88 (4.81%) IIS
3 54 (2.95%) SAS
4 43 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 27 (1.48%) CMS
6 25 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (0.98%) Apache
8 17 (0.93%) Drupal
8 17 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (0.88%) Lync
9 16 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (0.60%) Apache Solr
11 11 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.49%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.49%) Moodle
12 9 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (0.38%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.33%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 233 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 139 (7.60%) MS Office
3 71 (3.88%) Photoshop
4 65 (3.56%) Adobe Illustrator
5 38 (2.08%) SPSS
6 33 (1.81%) MS Visio
7 27 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 17 (0.93%) InDesign
9 15 (0.82%) Adobe After Effects
10 12 (0.66%) MS Project
10 12 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
11 10 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.11%) CINEMA 4D
13 1 (0.055%) FastStats
13 1 (0.055%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 18 (0.98%) Magento
2 14 (0.77%) Unica
2 14 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.49%) Maximo
4 7 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.33%) CA PPM
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.16%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.16%) Servitor
7 3 (0.16%) Orchard Housing
8 2 (0.11%) Radian6
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Payroll
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.055%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.055%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.20%) Google Analytics
4 19 (1.04%) Office 365
5 17 (0.93%) SaaS
6 14 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.60%) IaaS
8 10 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
8 10 (0.55%) Route 53
9 5 (0.27%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.16%) PaaS
11 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.055%) Taleo
12 1 (0.055%) Force.com
12 1 (0.055%) GitHub
12 1 (0.055%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.055%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 104 (5.69%) SAN
2 99 (5.42%) Firewall
3 68 (3.72%) TCP/IP
4 50 (2.74%) DNS
5 44 (2.41%) WAN
6 42 (2.30%) LAN
7 37 (2.02%) VPN
8 33 (1.81%) Internet
8 33 (1.81%) Network Security
9 32 (1.75%) DHCP
10 22 (1.20%) VoIP
10 22 (1.20%) VLAN
11 20 (1.09%) NAS
12 17 (0.93%) iSCSI
12 17 (0.93%) SMTP
12 17 (0.93%) Wireless
13 16 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
13 16 (0.88%) IPsec
14 14 (0.77%) Intranet
14 14 (0.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (17.51%) SQL Server
2 90 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
3 75 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 73 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 68 (3.72%) Relational Database
5 68 (3.72%) MySQL
6 66 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 58 (3.17%) Big Data
8 57 (3.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 50 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 48 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
11 44 (2.41%) Oracle Database
12 35 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
13 33 (1.81%) Data Mining
14 32 (1.75%) Star Schema
15 29 (1.59%) MS Access
16 28 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
17 25 (1.37%) RDBMS
18 12 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
19 11 (0.60%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 55 (3.01%) Selenium
2 45 (2.46%) Git (software)
3 44 (2.41%) Visual Studio
4 31 (1.70%) WebDriver
5 29 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (1.20%) Axure RP
7 21 (1.15%) Subversion
7 21 (1.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 19 (1.04%) Toad
9 15 (0.82%) SpecFlow
10 12 (0.66%) NUnit
11 10 (0.55%) Cucumber
12 9 (0.49%) Xcode
13 8 (0.44%) JIRA
14 7 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
15 6 (0.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 5 (0.27%) Jenkins
16 5 (0.27%) PHPUnit
17 4 (0.22%) Grunt
17 4 (0.22%) HP UFT
General
1 494 (27.02%) Finance
2 112 (6.13%) Marketing
3 96 (5.25%) Legal
4 85 (4.65%) Banking
5 71 (3.88%) Retail
6 70 (3.83%) Law
7 61 (3.34%) Telecoms
8 49 (2.68%) Publishing
9 30 (1.64%) Multimedia
10 25 (1.37%) Advertising
11 23 (1.26%) Back Office
11 23 (1.26%) Games
12 18 (0.98%) Investment Banking
13 17 (0.93%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.71%) Local Government
14 13 (0.71%) Billing
15 9 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.44%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.33%) German Language
18 5 (0.27%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 316 (17.29%) Developer
2 266 (14.55%) Analyst
3 181 (9.90%) Consultant
4 130 (7.11%) Security Manager
5 104 (5.69%) Information Manager
6 101 (5.53%) C# Developer
7 80 (4.38%) Information Security Manager
8 79 (4.32%) Security Consultant
8 79 (4.32%) Architect
9 74 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
10 63 (3.45%) Security Analyst
11 55 (3.01%) Security Officer
11 55 (3.01%) Administrator
12 53 (2.90%) Information Security Officer
12 53 (2.90%) Designer
13 52 (2.84%) PHP Developer
14 47 (2.57%) Data Manager
15 44 (2.41%) Project Manager
16 43 (2.35%) DBA
17 40 (2.19%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (10.89%) HTML
2 190 (10.39%) .NET
3 179 (9.79%) CSS
4 158 (8.64%) jQuery
5 138 (7.55%) ASP.NET
6 102 (5.58%) HTML5
7 89 (4.87%) CSS3
8 84 (4.60%) AngularJS
9 69 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (2.30%) Ajax
11 40 (2.19%) Web Services
12 39 (2.13%) LAMP
12 39 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 33 (1.81%) XML
14 22 (1.20%) .NET Framework
15 20 (1.09%) WCF
16 17 (0.93%) Sass
17 16 (0.88%) Entity Framework
18 15 (0.82%) JSON
18 15 (0.82%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 366 (20.02%) Data Protection Act
2 242 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
3 223 (12.20%) Management Information System
4 127 (6.95%) Freedom of Information
5 107 (5.85%) Computer Science
6 84 (4.60%) User Experience
7 80 (4.38%) Freedom of Information Act
8 59 (3.23%) Clustering
9 52 (2.84%) Statistics
10 44 (2.41%) Replication
11 39 (2.13%) Cryptography
12 38 (2.08%) Social Media
13 33 (1.81%) PKI
14 31 (1.70%) Data Centre
14 31 (1.70%) Mathematics
15 29 (1.59%) Mobile App
16 27 (1.48%) Data Structures
17 26 (1.42%) NHS
18 22 (1.20%) CESG
19 21 (1.15%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 318 (17.40%) Windows
2 138 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 124 (6.78%) Linux
4 91 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 67 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (3.34%) UNIX
7 59 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 40 (2.19%) Apple iOS
9 36 (1.97%) Android
10 24 (1.31%) Windows 8
10 24 (1.31%) Windows XP
11 19 (1.04%) CentOS
12 15 (0.82%) Solaris
13 10 (0.55%) Data ONTAP
14 9 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.33%) Debian
16 5 (0.27%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.27%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.27%) Windows 2000
16 5 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (22.70%) Information Security
2 294 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
3 255 (13.95%) ITIL
4 168 (9.19%) Project Management
5 155 (8.48%) Risk Management
6 143 (7.82%) Analytics
7 130 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
8 121 (6.62%) MVC
9 120 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 104 (5.69%) Security Management
11 94 (5.14%) Data Management
12 93 (5.09%) Cyber Security
13 90 (4.92%) Change Management
14 88 (4.81%) CRM
15 87 (4.76%) Business Continuity
16 83 (4.54%) Service Delivery
17 82 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
18 72 (3.94%) Migration
18 72 (3.94%) Capacity Planning
18 72 (3.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 353 (19.31%) SQL
2 239 (13.07%) JavaScript
3 195 (10.67%) C#
4 123 (6.73%) PHP
5 108 (5.91%) Java
6 97 (5.31%) T-SQL
7 86 (4.70%) Python
8 50 (2.74%) PowerShell
9 44 (2.41%) VBA
10 38 (2.08%) Bash Shell
11 35 (1.91%) C
12 34 (1.86%) Ruby
13 32 (1.75%) C++
14 19 (1.04%) PHP5
14 19 (1.04%) PL/SQL
15 17 (0.93%) Perl
15 17 (0.93%) VB
15 17 (0.93%) VB.NET
16 15 (0.82%) R
17 13 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 309 (16.90%) Degree
2 234 (12.80%) CISSP
3 186 (10.18%) CISM
4 101 (5.53%) CISA
5 96 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 77 (4.21%) Security Cleared
7 59 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 43 (2.35%) MCSE
9 28 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
10 27 (1.48%) CRISC
11 23 (1.26%) MCITP
11 23 (1.26%) ISEB
12 22 (1.20%) MCP
13 21 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (1.04%) MCSA
15 18 (0.98%) CISMP
16 16 (0.88%) PCI QSA
17 15 (0.82%) CCNP
18 13 (0.71%) PMI Certification
18 13 (0.71%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 293 (16.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 160 (8.75%) PCI DSS
3 92 (5.03%) QA
4 65 (3.56%) SLA
5 39 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 28 (1.53%) ISO 9001
7 23 (1.26%) COBIT
8 19 (1.04%) BS25999
9 13 (0.71%) Data Quality
10 9 (0.49%) Basel II
11 6 (0.33%) ISO 14001
11 6 (0.33%) ISO 9000
11 6 (0.33%) WCAG
12 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.11%) P3O
13 2 (0.11%) BS7799
13 2 (0.11%) GCP
13 2 (0.11%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 1 (0.055%) GMP
System Software
1 147 (8.04%) Active Directory
2 98 (5.36%) Hyper-V
3 91 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (1.26%) vSphere
5 19 (1.04%) NFS
6 15 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (0.71%) XenApp
8 11 (0.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 10 (0.55%) Docker
9 10 (0.55%) Xen
10 8 (0.44%) Firmware
11 7 (0.38%) SRDF
12 6 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (0.33%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.33%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (0.27%) VMware ESX
13 5 (0.27%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 87 (4.76%) SCCM
2 68 (3.72%) SCOM
3 22 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
4 18 (0.98%) NetBackup
5 17 (0.93%) SnapMirror
6 15 (0.82%) Puppet
6 15 (0.82%) SnapVault
7 14 (0.77%) Nagios
7 14 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (0.55%) Vagrant
8 10 (0.55%) EMC VPLEX
8 10 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 9 (0.49%) SCDPM
9 9 (0.49%) SCOrch
10 8 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 8 (0.44%) WSUS
11 7 (0.38%) SCVMM
11 7 (0.38%) Backup Exec
12 6 (0.33%) OpenView
13 5 (0.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 440 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 126 (6.89%) VMware
3 111 (6.07%) Oracle
4 78 (4.27%) Cisco
5 58 (3.17%) HP
6 51 (2.79%) Adobe
7 49 (2.68%) NetApp
8 39 (2.13%) Google
9 36 (1.97%) McAfee
10 35 (1.91%) Citrix
11 34 (1.86%) EMC
12 33 (1.81%) SAP
13 32 (1.75%) Zend
13 32 (1.75%) Dell
14 30 (1.64%) IBM
15 22 (1.20%) Symantec
16 20 (1.09%) Apple
17 18 (0.98%) Brocade
18 17 (0.93%) Sencha
19 16 (0.88%) CheckPoint
City, London
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45k + Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi Limited
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + OTE £80,000, c.£500pm car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Churchill Frank
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 15% BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Dental
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago