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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 95 139 134
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -5
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 38 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.90% 0.82% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 0.96% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 19
Median salary £44,500 £60,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.83% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,500 £40,310
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
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
1675 2076 2105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 83.71% 84.98% 83.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1390 1738 1743
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Data Protection
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 12 £42,500 -
Borehamwood - 5 - -
Watford +17 3 £47,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +1 3 £46,500 -19.13%
St Albans - 3 £37,500 -
Stevenage - 3 £30,000 -
Potters Bar - 2 £61,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £27,500 - 2
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 35 (60.34%) Finance
2 20 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (34.48%) CISSP
3 19 (32.76%) Risk Management
4 18 (31.03%) Local Government
4 18 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (31.03%) Information Security
5 17 (29.31%) Security Operations
6 16 (27.59%) Change Control
6 16 (27.59%) CISM
7 14 (24.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 14 (24.14%) Incident Management
7 14 (24.14%) PCI DSS
7 14 (24.14%) CRISC
7 14 (24.14%) CESG Certified Professional
7 14 (24.14%) CLAS
7 14 (24.14%) Security Operations Centre
8 13 (22.41%) F5
8 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
9 12 (20.69%) SLA
9 12 (20.69%) Telecoms
9 12 (20.69%) Risk Assessment
9 12 (20.69%) Data Protection Act
10 10 (17.24%) Firewall
11 9 (15.52%) Financial Institution
11 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
11 9 (15.52%) SSL
11 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
11 9 (15.52%) RHCE
11 9 (15.52%) Microsoft

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.52%) Apache
1 9 (15.52%) Tomcat
2 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Office
2 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.24%) Firewall
3 9 (15.52%) BIG-IP
3 9 (15.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (15.52%) SSL
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (6.90%) Network Security
5 2 (3.45%) Internet
5 2 (3.45%) POP3
5 2 (3.45%) SMTP
6 1 (1.72%) DHCP
6 1 (1.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 35 (60.34%) Finance
2 18 (31.03%) Local Government
3 12 (20.69%) Telecoms
4 9 (15.52%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.17%) Legal
6 2 (3.45%) Retail
7 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 14 (24.14%) SOC Analyst
3 13 (22.41%) Security Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Network Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Network Security Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Network Technical Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Security Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Security Technical Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) IT Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) Procurement Manager
8 2 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.45%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (20.69%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (15.52%) Clustering
3 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
3 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.90%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.17%) PKI
6 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.72%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Risk Management
2 18 (31.03%) Information Security
2 18 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (29.31%) Security Operations
4 16 (27.59%) Change Control
5 14 (24.14%) Incident Management
5 14 (24.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 12 (20.69%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (15.52%) Business Process Improvement
7 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
7 9 (15.52%) DevOps
7 9 (15.52%) High Availability
7 9 (15.52%) Human Resource Management
7 9 (15.52%) Process Improvement
7 9 (15.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (12.07%) SABSA
10 6 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (8.62%) People Management
12 4 (6.90%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
1 9 (15.52%) Java
1 9 (15.52%) Perl
1 9 (15.52%) Python
1 9 (15.52%) Ruby
2 2 (3.45%) PHP
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) CISSP
2 16 (27.59%) CISM
3 14 (24.14%) CESG Certified Professional
3 14 (24.14%) CLAS
3 14 (24.14%) CRISC
4 9 (15.52%) RHCE
5 4 (6.90%) CEH
5 4 (6.90%) GIAC
5 4 (6.90%) ISACA
5 4 (6.90%) SANS
6 3 (5.17%) SSCP
7 1 (1.72%) CISA
7 1 (1.72%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (24.14%) PCI DSS
3 12 (20.69%) SLA
4 9 (15.52%) ISO 8583
5 4 (6.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (6.90%) XenApp
2 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) Puppet
1 9 (15.52%) Salt
2 4 (6.90%) QRadar
2 4 (6.90%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) F5
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.34%) VMware
4 4 (6.90%) AlgoSec
4 4 (6.90%) AppSense
4 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco
4 4 (6.90%) Citrix
4 4 (6.90%) Computacenter
4 4 (6.90%) Cyber-Ark
4 4 (6.90%) Forcepoint
4 4 (6.90%) Fortinet
4 4 (6.90%) IBM
4 4 (6.90%) Intel
4 4 (6.90%) Intel Security
4 4 (6.90%) Juniper
4 4 (6.90%) Sourcefire
4 4 (6.90%) Splunk
4 4 (6.90%) Symantec
4 4 (6.90%) Trend Micro
Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
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