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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 131 128 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 17 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.71% 0.69% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.85% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 12
Average salary £60,000 £38,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.84% -16.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,750 £69,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
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
1967 1872 1544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 81.72% 80.62% 76.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1694 1527 1214
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
Rickmansworth - 10 £60,000 -
Watford -4 3 £45,000 +9.75%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £57,500 -
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 14 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 13 (37.14%) Oracle
3 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
4 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
5 10 (28.57%) Java
6 9 (25.71%) SQL
6 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (25.71%) Capacity Management
7 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (22.86%) Line Management
7 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 7 (20.00%) Linux
8 7 (20.00%) Web Services
8 7 (20.00%) XML
8 7 (20.00%) J2EE
8 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (20.00%) RUP
8 7 (20.00%) SOA
8 7 (20.00%) Service Management
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (20.00%) ISEB
8 7 (20.00%) PRINCE
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 7 (20.00%) Asset Management
8 7 (20.00%) Spring
8 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (11.43%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (11.43%) IIS
1 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (11.43%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) SAN
2 3 (8.57%) MPLS
2 3 (8.57%) DSL
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) SSL
3 2 (5.71%) VLAN
3 2 (5.71%) NAS
3 2 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.71%) Big Data
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
1 7 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) Applications Support
2 4 (11.43%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) Applications Development Manager
2 4 (11.43%) Applications Manager
2 4 (11.43%) Application Development Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.71%) Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) MI Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) J2EE
1 7 (20.00%) Web Services
1 7 (20.00%) XML
1 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.71%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.71%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
4 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (25.71%) Capacity Management
5 8 (22.86%) Line Management
5 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (20.00%) SDLC
6 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 7 (20.00%) Scrum
6 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 7 (20.00%) RUP
6 7 (20.00%) SOA
6 7 (20.00%) PRINCE
6 7 (20.00%) Service Management
6 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (14.29%) Project Management
8 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.57%) Python
4 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (8.57%) RHCE
3 2 (5.71%) IBM Certification
4 1 (2.86%) CISA
4 1 (2.86%) CISM
4 1 (2.86%) CISMP
4 1 (2.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) SRDF
3 2 (5.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (5.71%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Data Guard
2 3 (8.57%) Puppet
2 3 (8.57%) WSUS
3 2 (5.71%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (5.71%) SnapMirror
3 2 (5.71%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) IBM
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco
5 4 (11.43%) Capita
6 2 (5.71%) Brocade
6 2 (5.71%) Fujitsu
6 2 (5.71%) SAP
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) EMC
6 2 (5.71%) Hitachi
6 2 (5.71%) NetApp
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat