The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 420 405 453
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +48
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 588 536 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.67% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 415 409 414
Average salary £44,010 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.19% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,725 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-6.52% -7.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87953 80082 86084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.81% 77.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71376 66038 73828
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Protection
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +10 251 £50,500 +1.00% 35
South East -55 80 £42,000 -1.17% 11
East of England +3 69 £38,500 +5.47% 9
North West +18 49 £40,000 -9.60% 8
Yorkshire -17 49 £36,500 -27.00% 5
South West 0 36 £36,750 +5.00% 4
West Midlands -31 36 £50,000 -9.09% 9
East Midlands -15 10 £37,500 +6.38% 5
North East -4 2 £16,910 -67.79% 1
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 375 (31.86%) Finance
2 316 (26.85%) Degree
3 307 (26.08%) Microsoft
4 283 (24.04%) Information Security
5 277 (23.53%) Data Protection Act
6 235 (19.97%) Windows
7 217 (18.44%) SQL
8 210 (17.84%) SQL Server
9 197 (16.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 174 (14.78%) Project Management
11 168 (14.27%) PCI DSS
12 157 (13.34%) MS Excel
13 155 (13.17%) Legal
14 149 (12.66%) Management Information System
15 146 (12.40%) ITIL
16 141 (11.98%) VMware
17 139 (11.81%) CISSP
18 136 (11.55%) Active Directory
19 127 (10.79%) SAN
20 123 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
21 117 (9.94%) Firewall
21 117 (9.94%) VMware Infrastructure
22 116 (9.86%) Linux
23 102 (8.67%) Cisco
23 102 (8.67%) MS Exchange
24 101 (8.58%) CISM
24 101 (8.58%) Hyper-V
25 99 (8.41%) CRM
26 94 (7.99%) Marketing
27 92 (7.82%) Microsoft Certification

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 102 (8.67%) MS Exchange
2 64 (5.44%) IIS
3 51 (4.33%) SharePoint
4 46 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 46 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (2.80%) Lync
6 23 (1.95%) CMS
6 23 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 22 (1.87%) SAS
8 18 (1.53%) Apache
9 14 (1.19%) nginx
9 14 (1.19%) Apache Solr
10 12 (1.02%) Drupal
10 12 (1.02%) WordPress
10 12 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.76%) Confluence
12 6 (0.51%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 157 (13.34%) MS Excel
2 77 (6.54%) MS Office
3 26 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.27%) MS Project
5 10 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.34%) SPSS
6 4 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.17%) Niku Workbench
9 1 (0.085%) FastStats
9 1 (0.085%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 25 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.44%) Google Analytics
3 11 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.34%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.25%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.25%) Pegasus Opera
6 3 (0.25%) Magento
7 2 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.17%) MoSes
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.17%) Summit
7 2 (0.17%) Tridion
8 1 (0.085%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.085%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.085%) Exchequer
8 1 (0.085%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.085%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.085%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.085%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (1.53%) SaaS
3 17 (1.44%) Amazon S3
3 17 (1.44%) Office 365
4 15 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.25%) IaaS
7 3 (0.25%) Force.com
7 3 (0.25%) Taleo
8 1 (0.085%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 127 (10.79%) SAN
2 117 (9.94%) Firewall
3 62 (5.27%) LAN
3 62 (5.27%) TCP/IP
4 61 (5.18%) DNS
5 60 (5.10%) WAN
6 58 (4.93%) Internet
7 54 (4.59%) Intranet
8 40 (3.40%) VPN
9 38 (3.23%) DHCP
10 36 (3.06%) VLAN
11 34 (2.89%) Intrusion Detection
11 34 (2.89%) VoIP
12 30 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
12 30 (2.55%) NAS
13 25 (2.12%) Fibre Channel
14 22 (1.87%) HTTP
15 21 (1.78%) SSL
16 13 (1.10%) Wireless
17 11 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (17.84%) SQL Server
2 84 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 56 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 50 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (4.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 34 (2.89%) Relational Database
8 32 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 30 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
10 29 (2.46%) MySQL
11 18 (1.53%) Data Mining
12 15 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
12 15 (1.27%) Oracle Database
12 15 (1.27%) Big Data
13 13 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (1.02%) Hadoop
14 12 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
15 9 (0.76%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.76%) QlikView
16 8 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 21 (1.78%) Jenkins
4 20 (1.70%) Subversion
5 15 (1.27%) NUnit
6 14 (1.19%) SpecFlow
7 13 (1.10%) Visual Studio
8 12 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 12 (1.02%) Ant
9 10 (0.85%) JIRA
10 9 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
10 9 (0.76%) StyleCop
11 8 (0.68%) Xcode
12 6 (0.51%) ReSharper
12 6 (0.51%) FxCop
12 6 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.42%) JUnit
13 5 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
14 2 (0.17%) Maven
14 2 (0.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 375 (31.86%) Finance
2 155 (13.17%) Legal
3 94 (7.99%) Marketing
4 65 (5.52%) Retail
5 63 (5.35%) Law
6 49 (4.16%) Telecoms
7 46 (3.91%) Banking
8 41 (3.48%) Advertising
9 25 (2.12%) Multimedia
10 24 (2.04%) Games
11 11 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.85%) German Language
12 10 (0.85%) Publishing
13 9 (0.76%) Local Government
14 7 (0.59%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.59%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.59%) Billing
14 7 (0.59%) French Language
15 6 (0.51%) Italian Language
15 6 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 235 (19.97%) Analyst
2 124 (10.54%) Developer
3 112 (9.52%) Architect
4 108 (9.18%) Security Manager
5 69 (5.86%) Security Analyst
6 57 (4.84%) Consultant
7 53 (4.50%) Business Analyst
8 49 (4.16%) Administrator
9 46 (3.91%) Security Officer
10 36 (3.06%) Information Manager
11 33 (2.80%) Information Analyst
12 32 (2.72%) Systems Administrator
13 31 (2.63%) Information Security Analyst
14 28 (2.38%) Information Security Manager
14 28 (2.38%) Project Manager
15 25 (2.12%) .NET Developer
15 25 (2.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 24 (2.04%) Security Specialist
16 24 (2.04%) Data Manager
16 24 (2.04%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (6.54%) .NET
2 55 (4.67%) HTML
3 47 (3.99%) Web Services
4 46 (3.91%) ASP.NET
5 41 (3.48%) XML
6 38 (3.23%) CSS
7 36 (3.06%) Middleware
8 35 (2.97%) jQuery
9 21 (1.78%) WCF
9 21 (1.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (1.78%) HTML5
10 20 (1.70%) .NET Framework
11 16 (1.36%) Backbone.js
11 16 (1.36%) AngularJS
12 15 (1.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 14 (1.19%) LINQ
13 14 (1.19%) NHibernate
13 14 (1.19%) Ajax
13 14 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 13 (1.10%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 277 (23.53%) Data Protection Act
2 149 (12.66%) Management Information System
3 75 (6.37%) Replication
4 52 (4.42%) Clustering
5 40 (3.40%) Computer Science
6 36 (3.06%) PMI
7 20 (1.70%) Social Media
8 18 (1.53%) Freedom of Information
8 18 (1.53%) Mathematics
9 14 (1.19%) Mobile App
10 13 (1.10%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.02%) Mainframe
11 12 (1.02%) New Media
12 11 (0.93%) iPad
12 11 (0.93%) Visualisation
13 10 (0.85%) Statistics
13 10 (0.85%) Cryptography
13 10 (0.85%) Open Source
13 10 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
13 10 (0.85%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 235 (19.97%) Windows
2 116 (9.86%) Linux
3 71 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (5.10%) UNIX
5 57 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (1.44%) CentOS
9 12 (1.02%) Fedora
10 11 (0.93%) Android
11 10 (0.85%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.76%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.59%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.59%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.59%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.51%) HPUX
15 5 (0.42%) AIX
15 5 (0.42%) SUSE
15 5 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (24.04%) Information Security
2 174 (14.78%) Project Management
3 146 (12.40%) ITIL
4 123 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 99 (8.41%) CRM
6 88 (7.48%) Change Management
6 88 (7.48%) SIEM
7 85 (7.22%) PRINCE2
8 78 (6.63%) Risk Management
8 78 (6.63%) Business Continuity
9 73 (6.20%) Migration
9 73 (6.20%) Cyber Security
10 71 (6.03%) Data Security
11 70 (5.95%) Security Architecture
12 67 (5.69%) E-Commerce
13 63 (5.35%) Agile Software Development
14 61 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
14 61 (5.18%) Service Delivery
15 58 (4.93%) Analytics
16 51 (4.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 217 (18.44%) SQL
2 61 (5.18%) C#
2 61 (5.18%) Java
3 59 (5.01%) T-SQL
4 57 (4.84%) JavaScript
5 50 (4.25%) C++
6 33 (2.80%) C
7 28 (2.38%) PHP
8 24 (2.04%) Python
9 21 (1.78%) VB
10 15 (1.27%) Tcl
11 14 (1.19%) TypeScript
11 14 (1.19%) PowerShell
12 13 (1.10%) VBA
13 11 (0.93%) VB.NET
14 10 (0.85%) VBScript
15 9 (0.76%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.51%) Ruby
17 5 (0.42%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.42%) R
Qualifications
1 316 (26.85%) Degree
2 139 (11.81%) CISSP
3 101 (8.58%) CISM
4 92 (7.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 81 (6.88%) CISA
6 52 (4.42%) Security Cleared
7 46 (3.91%) MCSE
8 43 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
9 38 (3.23%) PMI Certification
10 35 (2.97%) CCNA
11 30 (2.55%) ISEB
12 28 (2.38%) MCSA
13 27 (2.29%) SC Cleared
14 21 (1.78%) MCITP
15 13 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 12 (1.02%) MCTS
17 11 (0.93%) MCP
18 10 (0.85%) HND
19 9 (0.76%) CRISC
19 9 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (16.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 168 (14.27%) PCI DSS
3 74 (6.29%) SLA
4 73 (6.20%) QA
5 33 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 26 (2.21%) ISO 9001
7 25 (2.12%) COBIT
8 9 (0.76%) COSO
9 8 (0.68%) Basel II
10 6 (0.51%) BS7799
11 4 (0.34%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.25%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.25%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.25%) BS25999
13 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.17%) GMP
13 2 (0.17%) GLP
14 1 (0.085%) EMIR
14 1 (0.085%) AIFMD
System Software
1 136 (11.55%) Active Directory
2 117 (9.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (8.58%) Hyper-V
4 28 (2.38%) vSphere
5 27 (2.29%) XenApp
6 18 (1.53%) Forefront TMG
7 14 (1.19%) XenServer
7 14 (1.19%) XenDesktop
7 14 (1.19%) VMware ESX
8 13 (1.10%) NFS
8 13 (1.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 12 (1.02%) Varnish
10 11 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
11 10 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (0.85%) SRDF
12 9 (0.76%) ISA Server
12 9 (0.76%) Xen
13 8 (0.68%) IAG
13 8 (0.68%) Terminal Services
13 8 (0.68%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 42 (3.57%) SCOM
2 34 (2.89%) SCCM
3 19 (1.61%) Backup Exec
4 17 (1.44%) Puppet
4 17 (1.44%) SCOrch
5 16 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (1.19%) SCDPM
7 12 (1.02%) Vagrant
8 11 (0.93%) Data Guard
9 6 (0.51%) WSUS
9 6 (0.51%) SCVMM
10 4 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.34%) Nessus
10 4 (0.34%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.34%) Legato
10 4 (0.34%) MOM
10 4 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.25%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 307 (26.08%) Microsoft
2 141 (11.98%) VMware
3 102 (8.67%) Cisco
4 83 (7.05%) HP
5 61 (5.18%) Oracle
6 52 (4.42%) Citrix
7 51 (4.33%) EMC
7 51 (4.33%) NetApp
8 45 (3.82%) IBM
9 43 (3.65%) Dell
10 35 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
11 34 (2.89%) SAP
12 29 (2.46%) Symantec
13 25 (2.12%) Bloomberg
14 23 (1.95%) Veeam
14 23 (1.95%) Google
15 22 (1.87%) Brocade
16 21 (1.78%) Omniture
17 15 (1.27%) Business Objects
18 14 (1.19%) CheckPoint
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry Building Society
Salary: From £43,584 to £59,926 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £4000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday