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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 68 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 19 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.98% 0.76% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 0.99% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 15
Average salary £31,500 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.53% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £60,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
737 609 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 76.61% 76.89% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 625 522 693
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +2 16 £22,000 -66.15%
Gloucester +2 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Data Protection
South West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Data Protection Act
3 12 (40.00%) SQL
4 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 9 (30.00%) IIS
6 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (26.67%) XML
7 8 (26.67%) Java
7 8 (26.67%) Mac OS X
7 8 (26.67%) Internet
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (16.67%) Basel II
8 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (16.67%) SAS
8 5 (16.67%) Business Objects
8 5 (16.67%) Oracle
8 5 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
9 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
9 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 9 (30.00%) IIS
2 5 (16.67%) SAS
3 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) Network Security
2 2 (6.67%) VPN
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Toad
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Support Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) PC Support
3 6 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (13.33%) PC Support Technician
4 4 (13.33%) Support Technician
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Server Support
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 8 (26.67%) Mac OS X
4 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.33%) UNIX
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (16.67%) Basel II
2 4 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Apple
3 4 (13.33%) Adobe
4 3 (10.00%) Teradata
4 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco