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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 44 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -14
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 10 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.64% 2.45% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 2.99% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 2
Average salary £41,750 £36,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.38% +14.06%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
292 469 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 77.04% 81.99% 81.76%
Number of salaries quoted 254 394 250
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Leicester

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
2 7 (46.67%) SCCM
2 7 (46.67%) Clustering
3 6 (40.00%) SCOM
3 6 (40.00%) IIS
3 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (40.00%) Altiris
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) Change Management
3 6 (40.00%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Dell
3 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Information Assurance

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (40.00%) IIS
1 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
2 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Security Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Information Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Information Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security
3 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (40.00%) Change Management
3 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 6 (40.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CISSP
1 5 (33.33%) CISM
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
2 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (26.67%) BS25999
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM
2 6 (40.00%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Altiris
2 6 (40.00%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) Planview