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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 413 465 427
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -38
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 607 463 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.45% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.55% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 479 353 438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,100 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
86422 83683 86901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.28% 81.85% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71808 67811 74641
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 19 December 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 December 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 +43 177 £52,500 -2.77% 20
South East -3 87 £42,500 -22.72% 10
North West +46 76 £55,000 +99.27% 2
Yorkshire +5 69 £42,500 -15.00% 9
West Midlands +9 56 £40,500 +15.71% 5
East of England -2 55 £50,000 +42.85% 1
South West +15 53 £41,000 -3.52% 7
East Midlands +31 28 £40,000 +9.58% 4
North East -15 2 £26,750 -10.83% 2
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 337 (28.88%) Information Security
2 321 (27.51%) Finance
3 294 (25.19%) Microsoft
4 262 (22.45%) Windows
5 241 (20.65%) Data Protection Act
6 232 (19.88%) SQL
7 229 (19.62%) Degree
8 185 (15.85%) ITIL
9 177 (15.17%) Management Information System
10 158 (13.54%) MS Excel
11 156 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
12 145 (12.43%) SQL Server
13 135 (11.57%) CISSP
14 134 (11.48%) Project Management
15 132 (11.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 130 (11.14%) PCI DSS
17 113 (9.68%) Risk Management
18 112 (9.60%) Cisco
19 109 (9.34%) Active Directory
20 102 (8.74%) SLA
21 99 (8.48%) CISM
22 96 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
23 95 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
23 95 (8.14%) Firewall
24 94 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
24 94 (8.05%) VMware
25 91 (7.80%) MS Office
26 88 (7.54%) Oracle
26 88 (7.54%) Legal
27 87 (7.46%) Linux

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 84 (7.20%) MS Exchange
2 58 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 49 (4.20%) IIS
4 30 (2.57%) Lync
5 28 (2.40%) SAS
6 20 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (1.46%) CMS
9 11 (0.94%) WebLogic
10 10 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.51%) Apache
13 6 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (0.43%) Moodle
14 5 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.34%) Confluence
15 4 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 158 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 91 (7.80%) MS Office
3 19 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 19 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.94%) MS Project
5 6 (0.51%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.43%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.34%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.26%) SPSS
8 3 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.086%) FastStats
9 1 (0.086%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.086%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 31 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.43%) SAP MRS
4 5 (0.43%) SAP PM
4 5 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.34%) Magento
6 2 (0.17%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.17%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.17%) Summit
7 1 (0.086%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.086%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.086%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.086%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 1 (0.086%) Nortel Periphonics
7 1 (0.086%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.086%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.086%) MoSes
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.49%) Office 365
2 20 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.20%) SaaS
4 5 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.43%) IaaS
5 3 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.17%) Force.com
6 2 (0.17%) PaaS
6 2 (0.17%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.17%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.086%) Taleo
7 1 (0.086%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.086%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.086%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 95 (8.14%) Firewall
2 79 (6.77%) SAN
3 62 (5.31%) Internet
4 53 (4.54%) TCP/IP
5 45 (3.86%) LAN
5 45 (3.86%) WAN
6 44 (3.77%) VPN
7 35 (3.00%) Wireless
8 31 (2.66%) DNS
9 29 (2.49%) Network Security
10 27 (2.31%) Intranet
11 23 (1.97%) Fibre Channel
11 23 (1.97%) Intrusion Detection
12 21 (1.80%) DHCP
13 16 (1.37%) NAS
14 15 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
16 13 (1.11%) SSL
16 13 (1.11%) MPLS
17 12 (1.03%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (12.43%) SQL Server
2 78 (6.68%) Data Warehouse
3 59 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (3.43%) Data Mining
6 37 (3.17%) Relational Database
7 35 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (2.40%) Oracle Database
9 27 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (2.23%) Big Data
11 22 (1.89%) VLDB
12 18 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (1.29%) MySQL
13 15 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (1.03%) QlikView
15 11 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (0.94%) MS Access
16 10 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
16 10 (0.86%) Hadoop
17 8 (0.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 21 (1.80%) Subversion
2 19 (1.63%) JUnit
3 17 (1.46%) JIRA
3 17 (1.46%) Jenkins
4 14 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (1.11%) Maven
6 11 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (0.77%) Rational DOORS
8 8 (0.69%) Git (software)
9 5 (0.43%) Ant
9 5 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.34%) StyleCop
11 3 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.17%) Metasploit
12 2 (0.17%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.17%) Grunt
12 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.086%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.086%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.086%) Dreamweaver
General
1 321 (27.51%) Finance
2 88 (7.54%) Legal
3 77 (6.60%) Marketing
4 61 (5.23%) Retail
4 61 (5.23%) Telecoms
5 47 (4.03%) Law
6 39 (3.34%) Banking
7 30 (2.57%) Back Office
8 25 (2.14%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.11%) Publishing
10 9 (0.77%) Games
11 7 (0.60%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.60%) Electronics
11 7 (0.60%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (0.43%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.34%) Billing
13 4 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 263 (22.54%) Analyst
2 102 (8.74%) Architect
3 99 (8.48%) Security Analyst
4 92 (7.88%) Developer
5 81 (6.94%) Security Manager
6 79 (6.77%) Consultant
7 69 (5.91%) Information Analyst
8 58 (4.97%) Information Security Analyst
9 53 (4.54%) Information Manager
10 50 (4.28%) Information Security Manager
11 43 (3.68%) Support Analyst
12 41 (3.51%) DBA
13 40 (3.43%) Project Manager
14 34 (2.91%) Senior Analyst
15 33 (2.83%) SQL DBA
16 31 (2.66%) Business Analyst
17 27 (2.31%) Administrator
18 26 (2.23%) Security Engineer
18 26 (2.23%) Data Manager
19 25 (2.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (4.54%) HTML
2 48 (4.11%) .NET
3 46 (3.94%) CSS
4 32 (2.74%) jQuery
5 30 (2.57%) Web Services
6 28 (2.40%) ASP.NET
6 28 (2.40%) HTML5
7 26 (2.23%) XML
8 21 (1.80%) Middleware
9 20 (1.71%) Ajax
10 19 (1.63%) CSS3
11 18 (1.54%) Spring
12 15 (1.29%) SOAP
13 14 (1.20%) .NET Framework
14 13 (1.11%) AngularJS
15 12 (1.03%) Hibernate
16 11 (0.94%) Java EE
16 11 (0.94%) XSLT
16 11 (0.94%) COM
16 11 (0.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 241 (20.65%) Data Protection Act
2 177 (15.17%) Management Information System
3 156 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (6.34%) Computer Science
5 59 (5.06%) Clustering
6 44 (3.77%) Replication
6 44 (3.77%) Cryptography
7 35 (3.00%) Mathematics
8 25 (2.14%) Mobile App
8 25 (2.14%) Statistics
9 23 (1.97%) NHS
10 22 (1.89%) Blackberry
10 22 (1.89%) Freedom of Information
11 17 (1.46%) Client/Server
11 17 (1.46%) Embedded Systems
12 15 (1.29%) Visualisation
13 14 (1.20%) N-Tier
13 14 (1.20%) PKI
14 12 (1.03%) iPad
15 11 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 262 (22.45%) Windows
2 87 (7.46%) Linux
3 86 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 74 (6.34%) UNIX
5 67 (5.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 58 (4.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (3.08%) Windows 7
8 20 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
9 17 (1.46%) Windows 8
10 16 (1.37%) Android
11 14 (1.20%) CentOS
11 14 (1.20%) Solaris
12 13 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (0.94%) AIX
14 9 (0.77%) HPUX
14 9 (0.77%) Windows XP
15 8 (0.69%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.69%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.51%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (28.88%) Information Security
2 185 (15.85%) ITIL
3 134 (11.48%) Project Management
4 113 (9.68%) Risk Management
5 96 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
7 94 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 86 (7.37%) Business Continuity
9 81 (6.94%) CRM
10 77 (6.60%) E-Commerce
11 76 (6.51%) Service Delivery
12 65 (5.57%) Change Management
12 65 (5.57%) Stakeholder Management
13 63 (5.40%) Line Management
14 62 (5.31%) Security Management
15 59 (5.06%) Data Management
16 57 (4.88%) Migration
17 56 (4.80%) Data Analysis
18 52 (4.46%) Service Management
19 51 (4.37%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 232 (19.88%) SQL
2 68 (5.83%) C#
3 64 (5.48%) Java
4 59 (5.06%) T-SQL
5 45 (3.86%) C
6 44 (3.77%) JavaScript
7 32 (2.74%) Python
8 28 (2.40%) C++
9 25 (2.14%) PL/SQL
10 24 (2.06%) PowerShell
11 15 (1.29%) PHP
12 11 (0.94%) VB
13 9 (0.77%) VB.NET
13 9 (0.77%) Perl
14 7 (0.60%) VBA
15 5 (0.43%) R
16 4 (0.34%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.34%) Delphi
16 4 (0.34%) VB6
16 4 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 229 (19.62%) Degree
2 135 (11.57%) CISSP
3 99 (8.48%) CISM
4 70 (6.00%) CISA
5 62 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (4.37%) Security Cleared
7 40 (3.43%) MCSE
8 27 (2.31%) MCITP
9 24 (2.06%) SC Cleared
9 24 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (1.71%) ISEB
11 18 (1.54%) ISSAP
11 18 (1.54%) ISSMP
12 12 (1.03%) MCP
12 12 (1.03%) HND
13 11 (0.94%) MCSA
13 11 (0.94%) CCNP
13 11 (0.94%) CCNA
13 11 (0.94%) CRISC
14 10 (0.86%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (11.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 130 (11.14%) PCI DSS
3 102 (8.74%) SLA
4 66 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 57 (4.88%) QA
6 51 (4.37%) COBIT
7 14 (1.20%) COSO
8 10 (0.86%) BS7799
9 7 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 7 (0.60%) ISO 9000
9 7 (0.60%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.51%) BS25999
11 5 (0.43%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.34%) Basel II
13 1 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 12207
13 1 (0.086%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.086%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.086%) HIPAA
System Software
1 109 (9.34%) Active Directory
2 75 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (5.31%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.46%) vSphere
5 12 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.86%) SRDF
6 10 (0.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 8 (0.69%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.60%) NFS
9 6 (0.51%) XenApp
9 6 (0.51%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.34%) Nmap
11 3 (0.26%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.26%) SpamAssassin
12 2 (0.17%) IAG
13 1 (0.086%) Varnish
13 1 (0.086%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 39 (3.34%) SCOM
2 34 (2.91%) SCCM
3 18 (1.54%) Backup Exec
3 18 (1.54%) SCDPM
4 17 (1.46%) SCOrch
5 13 (1.11%) Nessus
6 8 (0.69%) WSUS
6 8 (0.69%) ZABBIX
6 8 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (0.60%) SCSM
7 7 (0.60%) SCVMM
8 6 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.51%) Puppet
9 5 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.34%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.34%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.26%) ARCserve
11 3 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 294 (25.19%) Microsoft
2 112 (9.60%) Cisco
3 94 (8.05%) VMware
4 88 (7.54%) Oracle
5 62 (5.31%) HP
6 43 (3.68%) IBM
7 42 (3.60%) Dell
7 42 (3.60%) Symantec
8 38 (3.26%) EMC
9 37 (3.17%) NetApp
10 27 (2.31%) Citrix
10 27 (2.31%) Brocade
11 26 (2.23%) Teradata
12 23 (1.97%) SAP
13 20 (1.71%) Business Objects
13 20 (1.71%) Netezza
14 18 (1.54%) CheckPoint
14 18 (1.54%) Hitachi
14 18 (1.54%) Apple
15 17 (1.46%) Adobe
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life Ass and 25 d
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £25500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + bonus,pension,25 days a/l
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Car + Bonus + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago