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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 63 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -3
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 32 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.16% 0.56% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 0.73% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 0 10
Average salary £38,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +16.00%
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
823 683 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 81.24% 76.66% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 665 593 617
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,950 £53,000
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
Cheltenham - 26 £41,500 -
Tewkesbury - 4 £33,500 -
Data Protection
South West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 51 (78.46%) Finance
2 36 (55.38%) Windows
3 30 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (44.62%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (41.54%) Data Protection Act
7 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 24 (36.92%) IIS
9 22 (33.85%) Client/Server
10 21 (32.31%) SQL
11 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
11 20 (30.77%) ITIL
11 20 (30.77%) PRINCE
11 20 (30.77%) Resource Management
12 16 (24.62%) Migration
12 16 (24.62%) COM
12 16 (24.62%) MS Office
12 16 (24.62%) T-SQL
12 16 (24.62%) N-Tier
12 16 (24.62%) Data Modelling
12 16 (24.62%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (24.62%) Performance Monitoring
12 16 (24.62%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (13.85%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (13.85%) Java
15 8 (12.31%) Mac OS X
16 7 (10.77%) Adobe
16 7 (10.77%) XML

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 24 (36.92%) IIS
2 3 (4.62%) SAS
2 3 (4.62%) CMS
3 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (24.62%) MS Office
2 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.62%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.62%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Internet
2 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 3 (4.62%) Network Security
3 2 (3.08%) VPN
4 1 (1.54%) SAN
4 1 (1.54%) LAN
4 1 (1.54%) WAN
4 1 (1.54%) NAS
4 1 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.54%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.62%) Dreamweaver
General
1 51 (78.46%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Legal
2 4 (6.15%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 16 (24.62%) DBA
2 16 (24.62%) SQL DBA
3 15 (23.08%) Analyst
4 13 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 10 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (12.31%) PC Support
6 8 (12.31%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Technical Support Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Technical Support
8 4 (6.15%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Desktop Support
8 4 (6.15%) Support Technician
8 4 (6.15%) Web Designer
8 4 (6.15%) Designer
8 4 (6.15%) PC Support Technician
8 4 (6.15%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) COM
2 7 (10.77%) XML
3 6 (9.23%) .NET
4 4 (6.15%) CSS
4 4 (6.15%) Web Services
4 4 (6.15%) JSON
4 4 (6.15%) jQuery
4 4 (6.15%) HTML
5 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (44.62%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (41.54%) Data Protection Act
3 22 (33.85%) Client/Server
4 16 (24.62%) N-Tier
5 4 (6.15%) Smartphone
5 4 (6.15%) Blog
5 4 (6.15%) User Experience
6 3 (4.62%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.62%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.62%) Physics
6 3 (4.62%) Chemistry
6 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (55.38%) Windows
2 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
4 8 (12.31%) Mac OS X
5 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.62%) UNIX
7 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (30.77%) ITIL
2 20 (30.77%) PRINCE
2 20 (30.77%) Resource Management
3 16 (24.62%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (24.62%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (24.62%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (24.62%) Data Modelling
3 16 (24.62%) Migration
4 9 (13.85%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Time Management
7 4 (6.15%) CRM
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (6.15%) Scrum
7 4 (6.15%) Web Design
7 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.31%) SQL
2 16 (24.62%) T-SQL
3 9 (13.85%) Java
4 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.62%) C
6 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) MCP
2 1 (1.54%) MCSE
2 1 (1.54%) MCSA
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.54%) MCTS
2 1 (1.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 3 (4.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.62%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.54%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Adobe
3 4 (6.15%) Apple
3 4 (6.15%) Twitter
4 3 (4.62%) Teradata
4 3 (4.62%) Google
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 3 (4.62%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix
5 2 (3.08%) Juniper
6 1 (1.54%) McAfee
6 1 (1.54%) VMware
6 1 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) F5