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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 46 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.03% 0.64% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 0.73% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
Average salary £28,000 £42,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.11% +58.87%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -1.76%
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
362 409 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 91.88% 87.02% 85.25%
Number of salaries quoted 286 351 284
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 14 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (81.25%) SCCM
2 13 (81.25%) Incident Management
2 13 (81.25%) Problem Management
2 13 (81.25%) Hyper-V
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) IIS
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
2 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) HP
2 13 (81.25%) Dell
2 13 (81.25%) Change Management
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Clustering
3 12 (75.00%) Altiris
3 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) SCOM
4 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (50.00%) SAN
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (43.75%) MCSE
5 7 (43.75%) MCP
6 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 2 (12.50%) Information Security

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (81.25%) IIS
1 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
2 8 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Information Governance Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Governance Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Information Governance Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Governance Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Governance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (81.25%) Change Management
2 13 (81.25%) Incident Management
2 13 (81.25%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Pay per click
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) SEO
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) MCP
1 7 (43.75%) MCSE
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CISM
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) BS25999
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
1 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (81.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) SCCM
2 12 (75.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
1 13 (81.25%) HP
1 13 (81.25%) Dell
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Altiris
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) IBM