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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 130 112 163
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +51
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 12 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% 1.04% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.39% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 5
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,850 £28,500 £46,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -7.60%
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
1841 1511 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.29% 75.17% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1208 1762
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 19 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Letchworth - 5 £38,500 -
Watford -6 4 £41,000 -41.42% 1
Stevenage +3 2 £42,500 -
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (63.89%) Data Protection Act
2 20 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (55.56%) Data Security
3 18 (50.00%) Legal
3 18 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 18 (50.00%) Information Governance
4 17 (47.22%) Business Continuity
4 17 (47.22%) Intranet
4 17 (47.22%) ISO 9001
4 17 (47.22%) ISEB
5 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (27.78%) VMware
6 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 8 (22.22%) SAN
8 7 (19.44%) Hitachi
8 7 (19.44%) NetApp
8 7 (19.44%) EMC
8 7 (19.44%) Oracle
8 7 (19.44%) Windows
8 7 (19.44%) NAS
8 7 (19.44%) SRDF
8 7 (19.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 7 (19.44%) Replication
9 6 (16.67%) SQL
9 6 (16.67%) HP
9 6 (16.67%) IBM
10 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
10 5 (13.89%) MS Office

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (47.22%) Intranet
2 8 (22.22%) SAN
3 7 (19.44%) NAS
4 4 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (8.33%) Firewall
5 3 (8.33%) VLAN
6 2 (5.56%) LAN
7 1 (2.78%) Internet
7 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.89%) Big Data
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 18 (50.00%) Legal
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Security Officer
1 17 (47.22%) Data Protection Officer
2 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (5.56%) Consultant
3 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (5.56%) DBA
3 2 (5.56%) Administrator
3 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (5.56%) Storage Architect
3 2 (5.56%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (5.56%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (5.56%) Architect
3 2 (5.56%) EMC Storage Specialist
4 1 (2.78%) EMC Storage Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Head of Security
4 1 (2.78%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (2.78%) Backup Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (19.44%) Replication
4 5 (13.89%) Clustering
5 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Data Security
2 18 (50.00%) Information Governance
3 17 (47.22%) Business Continuity
4 5 (13.89%) Migration
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) ISEB
2 5 (13.89%) IBM Certification
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.33%) MCP
3 3 (8.33%) CCNA
3 3 (8.33%) MCITP
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.33%) VCP4
3 3 (8.33%) VCP5
4 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) MCTS
5 1 (2.78%) CISSP
5 1 (2.78%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 17 (47.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.78%) SLA
4 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 7 (19.44%) SRDF
3 7 (19.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (11.11%) NFS
5 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) VMware
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) EMC
2 7 (19.44%) Hitachi
2 7 (19.44%) NetApp
3 6 (16.67%) IBM
3 6 (16.67%) HP
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.89%) SAP
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) Brocade
5 4 (11.11%) Fujitsu
6 3 (8.33%) Sophos
7 1 (2.78%) Lotus
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Asset Resourcing
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 10 days ago