The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 67 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 36 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.03% - 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% - 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 34 0 2
Average salary £39,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Data Protection
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
956 689 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 80.34% 73.93% 77.58%
Number of salaries quoted 797 577 601
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £56,595
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Gloucestershire region.

Data Protection Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Data Protection
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Gloucestershire 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
Cheltenham - 36 £39,500 -
Data Protection
South West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 46 (85.19%) Finance
2 34 (62.96%) Windows
3 26 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 21 (38.89%) Data Protection Act
6 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
6 19 (35.19%) SQL
7 18 (33.33%) IIS
8 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (27.78%) Client/Server
9 15 (27.78%) Windows 2000 Server
10 14 (25.93%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (25.93%) Resource Management
10 14 (25.93%) ITIL
10 14 (25.93%) PRINCE
10 14 (25.93%) Java
11 9 (16.67%) Internet
11 9 (16.67%) COM
11 9 (16.67%) N-Tier
11 9 (16.67%) Data Modelling
11 9 (16.67%) MS Office
11 9 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 9 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (16.67%) Migration
12 8 (14.81%) Mac OS X
12 8 (14.81%) XML

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 18 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (7.41%) SAS
3 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) Network Security
3 2 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (1.85%) SAN
4 1 (1.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) NAS
4 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.85%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (85.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Analyst
2 14 (25.93%) Project Manager
2 14 (25.93%) Support Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) DBA
3 9 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 8 (14.81%) PC Support
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 6 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Support Technician
7 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support
7 4 (7.41%) PC Support Technician
7 4 (7.41%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) COM
2 8 (14.81%) XML
3 2 (3.70%) .NET
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.89%) Data Protection Act
2 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (27.78%) Client/Server
4 9 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (62.96%) Windows
2 26 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 26 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (27.78%) Windows 2000 Server
4 8 (14.81%) Mac OS X
5 4 (7.41%) UNIX
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (25.93%) Technical Architecture
2 14 (25.93%) ITIL
2 14 (25.93%) PRINCE
2 14 (25.93%) Resource Management
3 9 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 9 (16.67%) Migration
3 9 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.26%) Performance Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.41%) Web Development
6 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.70%) Change Management
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) SQL
2 14 (25.93%) Java
3 9 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) MCP
1 1 (1.85%) MCSE
1 1 (1.85%) MCSA
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.85%) MCTS
1 1 (1.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (7.41%) Basel II
1 4 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.85%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Adobe
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) Business Objects
2 4 (7.41%) Apple
3 3 (5.56%) Teradata
4 2 (3.70%) Citrix
4 2 (3.70%) Juniper
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) McAfee
5 1 (1.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) F5