The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 159 170 142
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -28
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 19 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.38% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 6
Average salary £32,500 £62,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £65,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,450 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -7.17%
Data Protection
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3129 3188 2217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.66% 86.70% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2470 2498 1667
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Leeds

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Leeds

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (45.24%) Information Security
2 16 (38.10%) CISSP
3 15 (35.71%) CISM
4 11 (26.19%) HTML
5 9 (21.43%) CSS
5 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 9 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (19.05%) Security Testing
6 8 (19.05%) Windows
6 8 (19.05%) HTML5
6 8 (19.05%) CSS3
7 7 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (14.29%) .NET
8 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.90%) Photoshop
9 5 (11.90%) Linux
9 5 (11.90%) Dell
9 5 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (11.90%) VMware
9 5 (11.90%) ISMS
9 5 (11.90%) User Experience
10 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
10 4 (9.52%) Mobile First
10 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
10 4 (9.52%) vSphere
10 4 (9.52%) Degree
10 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (7.14%) CMS
1 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) SAS
2 2 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.76%) Moodle
2 2 (4.76%) Kentico
2 2 (4.76%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Photoshop
1 5 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
1 2 (4.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) DNS
1 2 (4.76%) SAN
1 2 (4.76%) Intranet
1 2 (4.76%) Firewall
1 2 (4.76%) Wireless
1 2 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.38%) VLAN
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
2 1 (2.38%) DHCP
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.76%) Apache Hive
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Moq
2 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Information Manager
1 9 (21.43%) Information Security Manager
1 9 (21.43%) Security Manager
2 8 (19.05%) Information Security Officer
2 8 (19.05%) Security Officer
3 7 (16.67%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Digital Designer
4 5 (11.90%) Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Data Protection Officer
5 3 (7.14%) IT Support
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) HTML
2 9 (21.43%) CSS
3 8 (19.05%) HTML5
3 8 (19.05%) CSS3
4 6 (14.29%) .NET
5 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 3 (7.14%) jQuery
7 2 (4.76%) Spring
7 2 (4.76%) Java EE
7 2 (4.76%) WPF
8 1 (2.38%) Symfony
8 1 (2.38%) WinForms
8 1 (2.38%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (11.90%) User Experience
3 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.14%) Replication
5 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.38%) Clustering
6 1 (2.38%) NHS
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
3 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Information Security
2 8 (19.05%) Security Testing
3 7 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) ISMS
5 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.52%) Mobile First
5 4 (9.52%) MVC
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) Service Management
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.76%) Line Management
7 2 (4.76%) SDLC
7 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Change Management
7 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.76%) BCP
7 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.52%) C#
3 3 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) C++
4 2 (4.76%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) Perl
4 2 (4.76%) Python
4 2 (4.76%) Groovy
4 2 (4.76%) Scala
4 2 (4.76%) R
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) CISSP
2 15 (35.71%) CISM
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.52%) Degree
4 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.76%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (4.76%) HND
5 2 (4.76%) ISEB
5 2 (4.76%) VCAP
6 1 (2.38%) VCP5
6 1 (2.38%) HNC
6 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) vSphere
2 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
1 2 (4.76%) SCOM
1 2 (4.76%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.38%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Dell
2 5 (11.90%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) Sophos
4 2 (4.76%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.76%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (2.38%) Veeam
5 1 (2.38%) Percona
5 1 (2.38%) Meraki
5 1 (2.38%) Zend
5 1 (2.38%) NetApp
5 1 (2.38%) Sage