The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 147 119 154
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +35
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 4 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.64% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.86% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 4
Average salary £60,000 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% +13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Data Protection
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1837 1399 2361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.71% 74.77% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1069 2000
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Protection
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Watford -16 4 £60,000 +33.33%
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (43.75%) EMC
1 7 (43.75%) Hitachi
1 7 (43.75%) NetApp
1 7 (43.75%) Replication
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (43.75%) SRDF
1 7 (43.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 6 (37.50%) NAS
2 6 (37.50%) Data Migration
2 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 6 (37.50%) Brocade
2 6 (37.50%) Fujitsu
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 6 (37.50%) IBM Certification
2 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) NFS
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) HP
2 6 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (37.50%) Information Governance
3 5 (31.25%) Capacity Management
3 5 (31.25%) ISEB
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Legal
3 5 (31.25%) Data Security
3 5 (31.25%) Intranet
3 5 (31.25%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
1 6 (37.50%) NAS
1 6 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (31.25%) Intranet
3 4 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Security Officer
1 5 (31.25%) Storage Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Data Protection Officer
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) EMC Storage Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Head of Security
3 1 (6.25%) Head of Information Security
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Replication
2 5 (31.25%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
1 6 (37.50%) Data Migration
1 6 (37.50%) Information Governance
2 5 (31.25%) Capacity Management
2 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
2 5 (31.25%) Data Security
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) IBM Certification
2 5 (31.25%) ISEB
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CISSP
4 1 (6.25%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
2 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (43.75%) SRDF
1 7 (43.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 6 (37.50%) NFS
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) EMC
1 7 (43.75%) Hitachi
1 7 (43.75%) NetApp
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Brocade
2 6 (37.50%) Fujitsu
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) SAP