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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 438 394 449
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +55
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 560 599 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.60% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.74% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 433 455 435
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -7.60%
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
87806 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -43 212 £55,000 - 40
South East -15 107 £48,000 -4.00% 13
North West +9 58 £40,000 +14.28% 13
East of England -57 48 £39,450 +8.08% 4
Yorkshire -32 40 £35,000 -6.66% 8
South West -18 38 £33,000 -5.71% 4
West Midlands -22 38 £32,375 -38.33% 5
East Midlands -3 13 £42,500 +30.76% 4
North East -8 1 £21,500 -38.57% 3
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 367 (30.58%) Finance
2 324 (27.00%) Information Security
3 297 (24.75%) Microsoft
4 294 (24.50%) Degree
5 292 (24.33%) Data Protection Act
6 247 (20.58%) Windows
7 231 (19.25%) SQL
8 195 (16.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 186 (15.50%) SQL Server
10 181 (15.08%) PCI DSS
11 171 (14.25%) Project Management
12 167 (13.92%) Management Information System
13 160 (13.33%) MS Excel
14 153 (12.75%) ITIL
15 146 (12.17%) Legal
16 144 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
17 141 (11.75%) CISSP
18 127 (10.58%) SAN
18 127 (10.58%) VMware
19 125 (10.42%) Active Directory
20 121 (10.08%) Linux
21 120 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
22 119 (9.92%) Firewall
23 118 (9.83%) Disaster Recovery
24 110 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
25 109 (9.08%) CISM
26 107 (8.92%) Cisco
27 106 (8.83%) CRM
28 99 (8.25%) MS Exchange
29 98 (8.17%) Risk Management

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 99 (8.25%) MS Exchange
2 52 (4.33%) IIS
3 51 (4.25%) SharePoint
4 42 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (2.75%) Lync
7 25 (2.08%) SAS
8 17 (1.42%) Apache
9 16 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (1.17%) CMS
11 12 (1.00%) Drupal
11 12 (1.00%) WordPress
11 12 (1.00%) nginx
12 11 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (0.83%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.58%) Confluence
14 7 (0.58%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.58%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 160 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 75 (6.25%) MS Office
3 30 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.08%) MS Project
6 5 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.25%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.25%) SPSS
7 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.083%) CPLEX
8 1 (0.083%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 27 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (1.25%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.33%) Magento
5 4 (0.33%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.33%) Pegasus Opera
6 2 (0.17%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.17%) Tridion
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.17%) Summit
6 2 (0.17%) MoSes
6 2 (0.17%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.083%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.083%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.083%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.083%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.83%) Office 365
3 20 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.42%) Amazon S3
5 15 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
7 10 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.75%) SaaS
9 6 (0.50%) IaaS
10 3 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.25%) Force.com
10 3 (0.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 127 (10.58%) SAN
2 119 (9.92%) Firewall
3 68 (5.67%) TCP/IP
4 62 (5.17%) Internet
5 61 (5.08%) DNS
6 57 (4.75%) LAN
7 53 (4.42%) Intranet
8 51 (4.25%) WAN
8 51 (4.25%) VPN
9 40 (3.33%) DHCP
10 38 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
11 37 (3.08%) VLAN
12 32 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
13 27 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
13 27 (2.25%) VoIP
14 26 (2.17%) NAS
15 23 (1.92%) HTTP
15 23 (1.92%) SSL
16 22 (1.83%) Wireless
17 15 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 93 (7.75%) Data Warehouse
3 59 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (3.08%) Relational Database
7 36 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 32 (2.67%) MySQL
9 30 (2.50%) Data Mining
10 24 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 21 (1.75%) Big Data
12 20 (1.67%) Oracle Database
13 19 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (1.17%) Hadoop
15 12 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
15 12 (1.00%) QlikView
15 12 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
16 11 (0.92%) VLDB
17 9 (0.75%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (1.83%) Git (software)
3 19 (1.58%) Jenkins
4 17 (1.42%) Subversion
5 10 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
5 10 (0.83%) NUnit
5 10 (0.83%) SpecFlow
6 9 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (0.67%) Ant
7 8 (0.67%) JUnit
8 7 (0.58%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.58%) Xcode
8 7 (0.58%) JIRA
8 7 (0.58%) StyleCop
9 6 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.25%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.25%) FxCop
11 2 (0.17%) Maven
11 2 (0.17%) Grunt
12 1 (0.083%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 367 (30.58%) Finance
2 146 (12.17%) Legal
3 80 (6.67%) Marketing
4 68 (5.67%) Law
5 59 (4.92%) Retail
6 51 (4.25%) Telecoms
7 47 (3.92%) Banking
8 32 (2.67%) Advertising
9 27 (2.25%) Multimedia
10 18 (1.50%) Publishing
11 17 (1.42%) Games
12 14 (1.17%) Financial Institution
12 14 (1.17%) Back Office
13 9 (0.75%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.75%) German Language
14 8 (0.67%) Billing
14 8 (0.67%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.50%) Military
15 6 (0.50%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 271 (22.58%) Analyst
2 131 (10.92%) Architect
3 115 (9.58%) Developer
4 108 (9.00%) Security Manager
5 92 (7.67%) Security Analyst
6 61 (5.08%) Consultant
7 50 (4.17%) Information Analyst
8 47 (3.92%) Information Security Analyst
9 46 (3.83%) Business Analyst
10 44 (3.67%) Administrator
11 39 (3.25%) Information Manager
12 37 (3.08%) Security Officer
13 35 (2.92%) Information Security Manager
14 32 (2.67%) Support Analyst
15 31 (2.58%) Project Manager
16 30 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
17 28 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
17 28 (2.33%) Senior Manager
18 26 (2.17%) Infrastructure Architect
19 24 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (4.92%) .NET
2 55 (4.58%) HTML
3 48 (4.00%) Web Services
4 44 (3.67%) XML
5 38 (3.17%) ASP.NET
6 35 (2.92%) jQuery
7 33 (2.75%) CSS
8 28 (2.33%) Middleware
9 27 (2.25%) HTML5
10 20 (1.67%) .NET Framework
11 17 (1.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (1.33%) Ajax
13 15 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (1.17%) JSON
14 14 (1.17%) WCF
15 12 (1.00%) Backbone.js
15 12 (1.00%) AngularJS
16 11 (0.92%) J2EE
16 11 (0.92%) XSLT
17 10 (0.83%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 292 (24.33%) Data Protection Act
2 167 (13.92%) Management Information System
3 144 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (5.92%) Replication
5 58 (4.83%) Clustering
6 43 (3.58%) Computer Science
7 37 (3.08%) PMI
8 24 (2.00%) Mobile App
9 22 (1.83%) Social Media
10 19 (1.58%) NHS
10 19 (1.58%) User Experience
11 17 (1.42%) Mathematics
12 15 (1.25%) iPad
13 14 (1.17%) Visualisation
13 14 (1.17%) Freedom of Information
13 14 (1.17%) Statistics
14 13 (1.08%) Cryptography
15 12 (1.00%) N-Tier
15 12 (1.00%) New Media
16 11 (0.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 247 (20.58%) Windows
2 121 (10.08%) Linux
3 71 (5.92%) UNIX
4 60 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (1.50%) Android
9 17 (1.42%) CentOS
10 15 (1.25%) Apple iOS
11 12 (1.00%) Windows 7
11 12 (1.00%) Fedora
12 11 (0.92%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.67%) SUSE
13 8 (0.67%) Windows Vista
13 8 (0.67%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.58%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.58%) AIX
14 7 (0.58%) HPUX
15 5 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (27.00%) Information Security
2 171 (14.25%) Project Management
3 153 (12.75%) ITIL
4 120 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (9.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 106 (8.83%) CRM
7 98 (8.17%) Risk Management
8 96 (8.00%) Business Continuity
8 96 (8.00%) SIEM
9 86 (7.17%) PRINCE2
10 84 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
11 81 (6.75%) Security Architecture
11 81 (6.75%) Cyber Security
12 71 (5.92%) Change Management
13 68 (5.67%) E-Commerce
13 68 (5.67%) Migration
14 61 (5.08%) Data Security
15 58 (4.83%) Service Delivery
16 56 (4.67%) Programme Management
17 55 (4.58%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 231 (19.25%) SQL
2 66 (5.50%) T-SQL
3 55 (4.58%) Java
4 53 (4.42%) C#
5 47 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 42 (3.50%) C++
7 37 (3.08%) C
8 26 (2.17%) PHP
9 21 (1.75%) Python
10 20 (1.67%) PowerShell
11 15 (1.25%) Tcl
12 12 (1.00%) VBA
12 12 (1.00%) PL/SQL
13 11 (0.92%) VB
14 10 (0.83%) TypeScript
15 8 (0.67%) Objective-C
15 8 (0.67%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.67%) VBScript
16 5 (0.42%) VB6
16 5 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 294 (24.50%) Degree
2 141 (11.75%) CISSP
3 109 (9.08%) CISM
4 87 (7.25%) CISA
5 80 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 47 (3.92%) Security Cleared
7 45 (3.75%) MCSE
8 43 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
9 39 (3.25%) PMI Certification
10 28 (2.33%) CCNA
11 27 (2.25%) ISEB
11 27 (2.25%) SC Cleared
12 21 (1.75%) MCSA
13 19 (1.58%) MCITP
14 14 (1.17%) ISSAP
14 14 (1.17%) ISSMP
15 13 (1.08%) HND
16 12 (1.00%) HNC
16 12 (1.00%) Avaya Certification
17 10 (0.83%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (16.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 181 (15.08%) PCI DSS
3 79 (6.58%) SLA
4 72 (6.00%) QA
5 37 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 32 (2.67%) COBIT
7 23 (1.92%) ISO 9001
8 12 (1.00%) COSO
9 10 (0.83%) BS7799
10 8 (0.67%) Data Quality
11 6 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 5 (0.42%) Basel II
13 2 (0.17%) GMP
13 2 (0.17%) GLP
13 2 (0.17%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.17%) BS25999
14 1 (0.083%) MiFID
14 1 (0.083%) WAI
14 1 (0.083%) TickIT
14 1 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 125 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 110 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (7.08%) Hyper-V
4 29 (2.42%) vSphere
5 22 (1.83%) XenApp
6 14 (1.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 12 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
7 12 (1.00%) Varnish
7 12 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
8 11 (0.92%) XenServer
8 11 (0.92%) XenDesktop
8 11 (0.92%) SRDF
9 10 (0.83%) NFS
9 10 (0.83%) IAG
10 9 (0.75%) Xen
11 8 (0.67%) ISA Server
11 8 (0.67%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.42%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.42%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 39 (3.25%) SCOM
2 27 (2.25%) SCCM
3 21 (1.75%) Backup Exec
4 20 (1.67%) Puppet
4 20 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (1.50%) SCOrch
6 12 (1.00%) Vagrant
6 12 (1.00%) Data Guard
7 11 (0.92%) Nessus
8 9 (0.75%) SCDPM
9 6 (0.50%) WSUS
9 6 (0.50%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.33%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.25%) CA LISA
11 3 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.25%) Foglight
11 3 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.25%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 297 (24.75%) Microsoft
2 127 (10.58%) VMware
3 107 (8.92%) Cisco
4 78 (6.50%) HP
5 74 (6.17%) Oracle
6 51 (4.25%) EMC
7 48 (4.00%) IBM
7 48 (4.00%) NetApp
8 46 (3.83%) Citrix
9 44 (3.67%) Dell
10 33 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
11 32 (2.67%) Symantec
12 27 (2.25%) SAP
13 22 (1.83%) Bloomberg
13 22 (1.83%) Brocade
14 21 (1.75%) Veeam
14 21 (1.75%) Google
15 19 (1.58%) Teradata
16 18 (1.50%) CheckPoint
17 15 (1.25%) Business Objects
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