The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 49 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 13 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.01% 1.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 1.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 0
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.14% -3.33%
Data Protection
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
329 493 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 76.16% 84.85% 77.03%
Number of salaries quoted 265 399 294
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,097
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,776
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Leicester

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 25 (92.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (77.78%) Clustering
2 21 (77.78%) IIS
2 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 21 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 21 (77.78%) Hyper-V
3 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (74.07%) Incident Management
3 20 (74.07%) Problem Management
3 20 (74.07%) SCCM
3 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (74.07%) HP
3 20 (74.07%) Dell
3 20 (74.07%) Linux
3 20 (74.07%) MS Exchange
3 20 (74.07%) TCP/IP
3 20 (74.07%) Altiris
3 20 (74.07%) Change Management
3 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
4 19 (70.37%) SCOM
5 6 (22.22%) Information Security
6 5 (18.52%) CISM
6 5 (18.52%) CISSP
6 5 (18.52%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
6 5 (18.52%) BS25999

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 21 (77.78%) IIS
2 20 (74.07%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) SSL
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) VLAN
2 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Network Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Information Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Information Governance Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Information Governance Officer
5 1 (3.70%) Information Governance Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Governance Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Governance Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 21 (77.78%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (74.07%) Change Management
2 20 (74.07%) Incident Management
2 20 (74.07%) Problem Management
3 6 (22.22%) Information Security
4 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
4 5 (18.52%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
4 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Information Governance
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Information Management
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) CISSP
1 5 (18.52%) CISM
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (18.52%) BS25999
1 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 21 (77.78%) Hyper-V
2 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (74.07%) SCCM
2 19 (70.37%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (74.07%) HP
2 20 (74.07%) Dell
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 20 (74.07%) Altiris
3 1 (3.70%) NetApp