The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 39 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 2 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.86% 1.03% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.28% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 14
Average salary £46,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.30% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -10.52%
Data Protection
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
177 234 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 75.97% 80.14% 75.30%
Number of salaries quoted 155 216 284
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Ipswich

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (50.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) Online Games
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) HND
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) VMware