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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 409 463 451
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -12
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 578 461 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.57% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 475 329 401
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +12.98%
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
81037 81000 77589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.86% 82.39% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 66627 65196 65122
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +50 196 £55,000 - 37
South East -1 130 £45,000 - 14
Yorkshire +34 61 £45,000 -5.26% 8
East of England +14 44 £43,750 +23.23% 3
South West -8 42 £38,500 -9.41% 4
West Midlands -28 37 £43,507 +2.36% 4
East Midlands +38 33 £42,000 -11.57% 6
North West -19 22 £46,875 +48.80% 8
North East -9 7 £33,738 +12.46%
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 381 (31.13%) Information Security
2 333 (27.21%) Microsoft
3 312 (25.49%) Finance
4 299 (24.43%) Windows
5 281 (22.96%) Data Protection Act
6 241 (19.69%) Degree
7 228 (18.63%) SQL
8 217 (17.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 215 (17.57%) ITIL
10 190 (15.52%) Management Information System
11 175 (14.30%) MS Excel
12 169 (13.81%) SQL Server
13 166 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
14 154 (12.58%) CISSP
15 146 (11.93%) Active Directory
16 138 (11.27%) PCI DSS
17 136 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
18 129 (10.54%) Disaster Recovery
19 119 (9.72%) Risk Management
20 118 (9.64%) Project Management
21 117 (9.56%) VMware
22 109 (8.91%) MS Exchange
23 108 (8.82%) CISM
24 104 (8.50%) Hyper-V
25 103 (8.42%) Firewall
25 103 (8.42%) Legal
26 98 (8.01%) MS Office
27 97 (7.92%) IIS
27 97 (7.92%) Cisco
28 92 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 109 (8.91%) MS Exchange
2 97 (7.92%) IIS
3 61 (4.98%) SharePoint
4 35 (2.86%) Lync
5 24 (1.96%) SAS
6 23 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (1.80%) CMS
8 17 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (0.90%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.65%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.65%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.57%) OpenStack
14 7 (0.57%) Moodle
14 7 (0.57%) Drupal
14 7 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
15 6 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 175 (14.30%) MS Excel
2 98 (8.01%) MS Office
3 18 (1.47%) MS Project
4 15 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.49%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.25%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.25%) SPSS
7 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.082%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.082%) FastStats
8 1 (0.082%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.082%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 29 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.74%) CA PPM
3 7 (0.57%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.57%) Maximo
4 6 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.41%) SAP MRS
5 5 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.41%) SAP PM
5 5 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.16%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.082%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.082%) Magento
7 1 (0.082%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.082%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 1 (0.082%) Nortel Periphonics
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.86%) Office 365
2 15 (1.23%) SaaS
3 13 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.49%) IaaS
7 4 (0.33%) MailChimp
8 3 (0.25%) SoftLayer
8 3 (0.25%) PaaS
8 3 (0.25%) Force.com
9 2 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 103 (8.42%) Firewall
2 88 (7.19%) SAN
3 70 (5.72%) TCP/IP
4 60 (4.90%) Internet
5 54 (4.41%) WAN
6 42 (3.43%) Network Security
7 39 (3.19%) LAN
8 34 (2.78%) Wireless
9 29 (2.37%) DNS
10 28 (2.29%) VPN
11 24 (1.96%) Intranet
12 20 (1.63%) NAS
13 18 (1.47%) MPLS
13 18 (1.47%) DHCP
13 18 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (0.98%) Ethernet
15 12 (0.98%) VLAN
16 11 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (0.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (13.81%) SQL Server
2 54 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (3.51%) Relational Database
3 43 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 37 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (2.78%) Data Mining
7 26 (2.12%) Oracle Database
8 23 (1.88%) Big Data
9 22 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (1.23%) MySQL
11 15 (1.23%) VLDB
11 15 (1.23%) MS Access
12 14 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (1.14%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
15 10 (0.82%) OLAP
16 8 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (1.39%) JUnit
2 16 (1.31%) Subversion
3 14 (1.14%) JIRA
4 13 (1.06%) Maven
4 13 (1.06%) Jenkins
5 11 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (0.65%) NUnit
7 8 (0.65%) Git (software)
7 8 (0.65%) SpecFlow
7 8 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (0.41%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.33%) Robotium
9 4 (0.33%) Appium
10 3 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.25%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.16%) Ant
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.16%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.16%) Mercurial
General
1 312 (25.49%) Finance
2 103 (8.42%) Legal
3 80 (6.54%) Marketing
4 63 (5.15%) Retail
5 62 (5.07%) Telecoms
6 46 (3.76%) Law
7 36 (2.94%) Banking
8 31 (2.53%) Back Office
9 24 (1.96%) Financial Institution
10 17 (1.39%) Advertising
11 12 (0.98%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.90%) Electronics
13 10 (0.82%) Publishing
14 9 (0.74%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.49%) Games
16 5 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.33%) Local Government
17 4 (0.33%) German Language
18 3 (0.25%) Dutch Language
18 3 (0.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 245 (20.02%) Analyst
2 140 (11.44%) Security Manager
3 93 (7.60%) Developer
4 90 (7.35%) Information Manager
5 83 (6.78%) Security Analyst
6 82 (6.70%) Information Security Manager
7 72 (5.88%) Consultant
8 70 (5.72%) Architect
9 60 (4.90%) Information Analyst
10 54 (4.41%) DBA
11 52 (4.25%) SQL DBA
12 51 (4.17%) Support Analyst
13 49 (4.00%) Project Manager
14 47 (3.84%) Information Security Analyst
15 30 (2.45%) Systems Engineer
15 30 (2.45%) Security Engineer
16 28 (2.29%) IT Support
17 27 (2.21%) Security Officer
17 27 (2.21%) Administrator
17 27 (2.21%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (5.23%) HTML
2 59 (4.82%) CSS
3 55 (4.49%) .NET
4 49 (4.00%) jQuery
5 31 (2.53%) HTML5
6 30 (2.45%) ASP.NET
7 28 (2.29%) Web Services
8 24 (1.96%) Ajax
9 23 (1.88%) CSS3
10 20 (1.63%) COM
11 19 (1.55%) Middleware
11 19 (1.55%) AngularJS
12 17 (1.39%) .NET Framework
12 17 (1.39%) Spring
12 17 (1.39%) XML
13 16 (1.31%) SOAP
14 15 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (1.23%) Hibernate
15 12 (0.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 11 (0.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 281 (22.96%) Data Protection Act
2 190 (15.52%) Management Information System
3 166 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
4 76 (6.21%) Clustering
5 74 (6.05%) Computer Science
6 50 (4.08%) Cryptography
7 39 (3.19%) Mathematics
8 37 (3.02%) Freedom of Information
9 35 (2.86%) Replication
10 28 (2.29%) Statistics
11 26 (2.12%) Client/Server
12 24 (1.96%) Blackberry
13 23 (1.88%) Freedom of Information Act
14 22 (1.80%) Embedded Systems
14 22 (1.80%) User Experience
15 21 (1.72%) N-Tier
16 19 (1.55%) Mobile App
17 17 (1.39%) NHS
18 16 (1.31%) CESG
19 15 (1.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 299 (24.43%) Windows
2 136 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (7.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 82 (6.70%) Linux
5 77 (6.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 60 (4.90%) UNIX
7 56 (4.58%) Windows 7
8 18 (1.47%) Solaris
8 18 (1.47%) Android
9 15 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
9 15 (1.23%) Windows 8
10 14 (1.14%) Windows XP
11 11 (0.90%) CentOS
12 10 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (0.74%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.65%) AIX
15 7 (0.57%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.49%) HPUX
17 4 (0.33%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (31.13%) Information Security
2 215 (17.57%) ITIL
3 129 (10.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 119 (9.72%) Risk Management
5 118 (9.64%) Project Management
6 82 (6.70%) Business Continuity
7 81 (6.62%) Security Management
8 80 (6.54%) Change Management
9 75 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
10 74 (6.05%) Line Management
11 72 (5.88%) Service Delivery
11 72 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
11 72 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 65 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
13 62 (5.07%) CRM
14 61 (4.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 58 (4.74%) Migration
16 56 (4.58%) E-Commerce
17 55 (4.49%) Cyber Security
18 53 (4.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 228 (18.63%) SQL
2 73 (5.96%) T-SQL
3 70 (5.72%) C#
4 62 (5.07%) JavaScript
5 54 (4.41%) Java
6 53 (4.33%) PowerShell
7 48 (3.92%) C
8 37 (3.02%) Python
9 32 (2.61%) PL/SQL
10 18 (1.47%) C++
11 17 (1.39%) PHP
12 14 (1.14%) Perl
13 12 (0.98%) VB
14 9 (0.74%) VBA
15 8 (0.65%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.65%) TypeScript
16 7 (0.57%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.49%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.41%) R
19 4 (0.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 241 (19.69%) Degree
2 154 (12.58%) CISSP
3 108 (8.82%) CISM
4 75 (6.13%) Security Cleared
5 61 (4.98%) CISA
6 57 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 56 (4.58%) SC Cleared
8 44 (3.59%) MCSE
9 32 (2.61%) VCP4
10 28 (2.29%) MCITP
11 26 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (1.47%) MCSA
13 17 (1.39%) ISEB
14 15 (1.23%) CRISC
14 15 (1.23%) HND
14 15 (1.23%) Postgraduate
15 14 (1.14%) CCNP
15 14 (1.14%) CISMP
16 12 (0.98%) HNC
17 11 (0.90%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (17.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 138 (11.27%) PCI DSS
3 91 (7.43%) SLA
4 56 (4.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 44 (3.59%) QA
6 36 (2.94%) COBIT
7 13 (1.06%) BS25999
8 12 (0.98%) ISO 9001
9 8 (0.65%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 4 (0.33%) COSO
11 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.25%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.25%) BS7799
11 3 (0.25%) Basel II
12 2 (0.16%) GCP
13 1 (0.082%) GMP
13 1 (0.082%) GLP
13 1 (0.082%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 146 (11.93%) Active Directory
2 104 (8.50%) Hyper-V
3 92 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.47%) vSphere
5 17 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (1.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 13 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (0.98%) NFS
9 11 (0.90%) SRDF
10 8 (0.65%) XenApp
11 7 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
11 7 (0.57%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.49%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.33%) Nmap
14 3 (0.25%) Firmware
15 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
15 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
16 1 (0.082%) UAG
16 1 (0.082%) XenServer
16 1 (0.082%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 73 (5.96%) SCCM
2 58 (4.74%) SCOM
3 25 (2.04%) SCDPM
4 16 (1.31%) SCVMM
5 15 (1.23%) SCOrch
6 14 (1.14%) SCSM
7 11 (0.90%) ZABBIX
7 11 (0.90%) Backup Exec
8 9 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
8 9 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (0.74%) WSUS
9 6 (0.49%) OpenView
9 6 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (0.41%) Nessus
11 3 (0.25%) Puppet
11 3 (0.25%) Windows Intune
11 3 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 333 (27.21%) Microsoft
2 117 (9.56%) VMware
3 97 (7.92%) Cisco
4 78 (6.37%) HP
5 69 (5.64%) Oracle
6 55 (4.49%) Dell
7 50 (4.08%) IBM
8 47 (3.84%) EMC
9 45 (3.68%) NetApp
10 31 (2.53%) Symantec
11 28 (2.29%) Altiris
11 28 (2.29%) Brocade
12 27 (2.21%) Citrix
13 26 (2.12%) Adobe
14 24 (1.96%) SAP
15 20 (1.63%) Hitachi
15 20 (1.63%) Apple
16 17 (1.39%) McAfee
16 17 (1.39%) Avaya
17 16 (1.31%) Teradata
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