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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 398 453 454
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 666 583 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.52% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.63% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 563 410 371
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,375 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
85964 92342 85115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.18% 82.10% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 70360 74842 70738
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +27 235 £52,500 -1.31% 33
South East +35 206 £47,500 +5.55% 30
East of England +28 49 £41,250 +16.19% 1
South West +8 47 £40,750 +11.64% 8
Yorkshire +4 40 £40,000 +6.66% 7
East Midlands +16 30 £42,000 -11.57% 1
North West +2 28 £46,000 +2.22% 11
West Midlands -36 21 £47,500 - 4
North East -1 4 £33,738 +12.46% 1
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 393 (31.44%) Information Security
2 336 (26.88%) Microsoft
3 335 (26.80%) Finance
4 302 (24.16%) Windows
5 278 (22.24%) Data Protection Act
6 252 (20.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 240 (19.20%) ITIL
8 238 (19.04%) Degree
9 231 (18.48%) SQL
10 207 (16.56%) Management Information System
11 195 (15.60%) SQL Server
12 185 (14.80%) CISSP
13 172 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
14 170 (13.60%) Active Directory
14 170 (13.60%) MS Excel
15 159 (12.72%) Windows Server 2008
16 147 (11.76%) PCI DSS
17 132 (10.56%) Disaster Recovery
18 131 (10.48%) Risk Management
19 129 (10.32%) CISM
20 125 (10.00%) VMware
21 119 (9.52%) MS Exchange
22 113 (9.04%) Hyper-V
23 110 (8.80%) IIS
24 106 (8.48%) Project Management
25 104 (8.32%) MS Office
26 103 (8.24%) Firewall
26 103 (8.24%) Security Management
27 99 (7.92%) Legal
27 99 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 119 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 110 (8.80%) IIS
3 59 (4.72%) SharePoint
4 36 (2.88%) Lync
5 35 (2.80%) SAS
6 24 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (1.52%) CMS
8 14 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (1.12%) Apache Solr
9 13 (1.04%) Drupal
10 11 (0.88%) WebLogic
11 10 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (0.56%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.48%) Moodle
13 6 (0.48%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 170 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 104 (8.32%) MS Office
3 16 (1.28%) MS Project
4 11 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.48%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.32%) SPSS
8 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.080%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.080%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.080%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.080%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.080%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.080%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 23 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.72%) CA PPM
3 7 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.56%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.56%) Maximo
4 6 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.40%) SAP PM
5 5 (0.40%) SAP MRS
5 5 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.080%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.080%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.080%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.080%) Primavera
6 1 (0.080%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.080%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 1 (0.080%) Nortel Periphonics
6 1 (0.080%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.64%) Office 365
2 24 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.76%) SaaS
4 19 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.32%) IaaS
6 4 (0.32%) MailChimp
7 3 (0.24%) SoftLayer
7 3 (0.24%) PaaS
7 3 (0.24%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.24%) Force.com
8 1 (0.080%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 103 (8.24%) Firewall
2 91 (7.28%) SAN
3 72 (5.76%) TCP/IP
4 59 (4.72%) WAN
5 52 (4.16%) Internet
6 42 (3.36%) LAN
7 37 (2.96%) Network Security
8 33 (2.64%) Wireless
9 32 (2.56%) DNS
10 28 (2.24%) VPN
11 23 (1.84%) NAS
12 22 (1.76%) DHCP
12 22 (1.76%) MPLS
13 21 (1.68%) Intranet
14 18 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
15 12 (0.96%) SSL
16 11 (0.88%) VoIP
16 11 (0.88%) iSCSI
16 11 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 59 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (4.16%) Relational Database
4 40 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 38 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (2.48%) Data Mining
8 28 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (1.84%) RDBMS
9 23 (1.84%) Oracle Database
10 19 (1.52%) MySQL
10 19 (1.52%) Big Data
11 18 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (1.36%) MS Access
13 15 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
16 10 (0.80%) OLAP
17 9 (0.72%) VLDB
18 8 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (1.20%) JUnit
2 14 (1.12%) NUnit
2 14 (1.12%) Subversion
2 14 (1.12%) SpecFlow
3 13 (1.04%) Maven
4 12 (0.96%) JIRA
5 11 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 9 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (0.64%) Git (software)
8 7 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (0.32%) Robotium
9 4 (0.32%) Appium
9 4 (0.32%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.24%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.16%) Ant
11 2 (0.16%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.16%) Mercurial
General
1 335 (26.80%) Finance
2 99 (7.92%) Legal
3 88 (7.04%) Marketing
4 66 (5.28%) Telecoms
5 60 (4.80%) Retail
6 43 (3.44%) Law
7 42 (3.36%) Banking
8 23 (1.84%) Back Office
8 23 (1.84%) Advertising
9 21 (1.68%) Financial Institution
10 13 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.88%) Publishing
12 10 (0.80%) Electronics
13 8 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.64%) Billing
14 5 (0.40%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.40%) Local Government
15 4 (0.32%) German Language
15 4 (0.32%) Games
16 3 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 196 (15.68%) Analyst
2 142 (11.36%) Security Manager
3 102 (8.16%) Information Manager
3 102 (8.16%) Developer
4 89 (7.12%) Consultant
5 84 (6.72%) Information Security Manager
6 61 (4.88%) DBA
7 58 (4.64%) SQL DBA
8 53 (4.24%) Architect
9 50 (4.00%) Security Analyst
10 45 (3.60%) Security Officer
11 43 (3.44%) Project Manager
12 38 (3.04%) Information Security Officer
13 37 (2.96%) Administrator
14 34 (2.72%) Support Analyst
15 32 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
15 32 (2.56%) Information Analyst
16 31 (2.48%) Data Analyst
17 30 (2.40%) Network Engineer
17 30 (2.40%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (4.80%) HTML
2 58 (4.64%) CSS
3 55 (4.40%) .NET
3 55 (4.40%) jQuery
4 36 (2.88%) ASP.NET
5 27 (2.16%) HTML5
6 25 (2.00%) AngularJS
6 25 (2.00%) Ajax
7 23 (1.84%) Web Services
8 22 (1.76%) COM
9 21 (1.68%) .NET Framework
10 20 (1.60%) CSS3
11 19 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (1.44%) Middleware
13 15 (1.20%) LAMP
13 15 (1.20%) Hibernate
13 15 (1.20%) Spring
13 15 (1.20%) SOAP
13 15 (1.20%) WCF
13 15 (1.20%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 278 (22.24%) Data Protection Act
2 207 (16.56%) Management Information System
3 172 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
4 79 (6.32%) Clustering
5 66 (5.28%) Computer Science
6 48 (3.84%) Freedom of Information
7 43 (3.44%) Cryptography
7 43 (3.44%) Replication
8 41 (3.28%) Mathematics
9 34 (2.72%) Statistics
10 30 (2.40%) Client/Server
11 28 (2.24%) Freedom of Information Act
12 24 (1.92%) NHS
13 22 (1.76%) Blackberry
13 22 (1.76%) N-Tier
14 18 (1.44%) Embedded Systems
15 15 (1.20%) Social Media
15 15 (1.20%) CESG
15 15 (1.20%) User Experience
16 14 (1.12%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 302 (24.16%) Windows
2 159 (12.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 99 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 90 (7.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 83 (6.64%) Linux
6 59 (4.72%) UNIX
7 56 (4.48%) Windows 7
8 17 (1.36%) Solaris
9 16 (1.28%) Windows XP
10 13 (1.04%) CentOS
11 12 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
11 12 (0.96%) Android
11 12 (0.96%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.48%) AIX
14 5 (0.40%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.32%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.24%) VMS
16 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.24%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (31.44%) Information Security
2 240 (19.20%) ITIL
3 132 (10.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 131 (10.48%) Risk Management
5 106 (8.48%) Project Management
6 103 (8.24%) Security Management
7 89 (7.12%) Change Management
8 83 (6.64%) Service Delivery
9 78 (6.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 76 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
11 73 (5.84%) Business Continuity
11 73 (5.84%) Cyber Security
11 73 (5.84%) Line Management
12 72 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
13 71 (5.68%) Capacity Planning
14 69 (5.52%) Performance Tuning
15 67 (5.36%) Migration
16 61 (4.88%) Data Management
17 57 (4.56%) Information Security Management
17 57 (4.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 231 (18.48%) SQL
2 77 (6.16%) T-SQL
3 69 (5.52%) JavaScript
4 66 (5.28%) C#
5 60 (4.80%) PowerShell
6 43 (3.44%) Java
7 42 (3.36%) C
8 33 (2.64%) Python
9 27 (2.16%) PL/SQL
10 25 (2.00%) PHP
11 20 (1.60%) VBA
12 17 (1.36%) Bash Shell
12 17 (1.36%) Perl
13 14 (1.12%) C++
13 14 (1.12%) TypeScript
14 11 (0.88%) VB
15 7 (0.56%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.48%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.40%) R
17 5 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 238 (19.04%) Degree
2 185 (14.80%) CISSP
3 129 (10.32%) CISM
4 86 (6.88%) Security Cleared
5 68 (5.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 65 (5.20%) CISA
7 63 (5.04%) SC Cleared
8 57 (4.56%) MCSE
9 33 (2.64%) MCITP
10 26 (2.08%) MCSA
11 18 (1.44%) MCP
11 18 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (1.28%) CRISC
13 15 (1.20%) ISEB
14 14 (1.12%) CISMP
15 12 (0.96%) Postgraduate
16 11 (0.88%) CCNP
17 10 (0.80%) HND
17 10 (0.80%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (20.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 147 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 91 (7.28%) SLA
4 54 (4.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 39 (3.12%) COBIT
6 33 (2.64%) QA
7 29 (2.32%) ISO 9001
8 14 (1.12%) BS25999
9 8 (0.64%) Basel II
9 8 (0.64%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.48%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 4 (0.32%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.16%) GCP
14 1 (0.080%) GMP
14 1 (0.080%) GLP
14 1 (0.080%) BS7799
14 1 (0.080%) COSO
System Software
1 170 (13.60%) Active Directory
2 113 (9.04%) Hyper-V
3 97 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (1.68%) vSphere
4 21 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (1.12%) NFS
6 13 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (1.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 10 (0.80%) XenApp
8 7 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (0.56%) ISA Server
8 7 (0.56%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.56%) SRDF
9 3 (0.24%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.24%) Firmware
9 3 (0.24%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.080%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.080%) Snort
Systems Management
1 93 (7.44%) SCCM
2 69 (5.52%) SCOM
3 26 (2.08%) SCDPM
4 16 (1.28%) SCOrch
4 16 (1.28%) SCVMM
5 15 (1.20%) Backup Exec
6 14 (1.12%) SCSM
7 12 (0.96%) WSUS
8 11 (0.88%) ZABBIX
9 9 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 7 (0.56%) Windows Intune
11 7 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (0.56%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.56%) OpenView
12 5 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
13 3 (0.24%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 336 (26.88%) Microsoft
2 125 (10.00%) VMware
3 94 (7.52%) Cisco
4 87 (6.96%) HP
5 64 (5.12%) Oracle
6 56 (4.48%) Dell
7 49 (3.92%) IBM
8 48 (3.84%) EMC
8 48 (3.84%) NetApp
9 36 (2.88%) Symantec
10 31 (2.48%) Altiris
11 30 (2.40%) Brocade
12 26 (2.08%) Citrix
13 23 (1.84%) Adobe
13 23 (1.84%) SAP
14 20 (1.60%) Hitachi
15 16 (1.28%) Apple
15 16 (1.28%) Business Objects
16 14 (1.12%) McAfee
17 13 (1.04%) Zend
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