The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - 194 169
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.36% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Data Protection Act
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1263 1379 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.17% 35.55% 42.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 1180 1174
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Hampshire

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) SecurID
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Forcepoint
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (50.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) ICMP
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) ICMP
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) SecurID
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (50.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISA
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto