The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 28 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 3.45% - 2.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.35% - 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Data Protection Act
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
68 11 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 46.90% 22.00% 63.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 8 59
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Harrow

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 5 (100.00%) BS7799
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 3 (60.00%) Tripwire
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Statistics
4 2 (40.00%) CRISC
4 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
4 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (40.00%) TippingPoint
4 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Websense
4 2 (40.00%) CISA
4 2 (40.00%) CISM
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) LDAP

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CRISC
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) BS7799
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) McAfee
1 3 (60.00%) Tripwire
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) TippingPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Websense
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec