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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 4.27% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.94% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
63 10 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 53.85% 47.62% 64.06%
Number of salaries quoted 37 6 26
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £28,000 £43,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 8 (100.00%) BS7799
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (75.00%) Tripwire
2 6 (75.00%) SIEM
2 6 (75.00%) McAfee
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) CISSP
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) LDAP
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) CISA
3 4 (50.00%) CISM
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Websense
3 4 (50.00%) CRISC
3 4 (50.00%) FortiGate
3 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (50.00%) TippingPoint
3 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (50.00%) LDAP
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) IPsec
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) AIX
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (75.00%) SIEM
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) QMS
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
1 4 (50.00%) CISA
1 4 (50.00%) CISM
1 4 (50.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) BS7799
2 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (25.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) McAfee
1 6 (75.00%) Tripwire
2 4 (50.00%) TippingPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Websense
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) VMware