The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 67 81 75
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 9 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.26% 1.59% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.84% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 7
Average salary £42,000 £70,000 £35,425
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +97.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,950 £39,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Data Protection
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
556 814 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 77.55% 86.32% 76.83%
Number of salaries quoted 474 706 471
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Data Protection
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +16 8 £42,000 +7.69%
Data Protection
East Midlands

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 32 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (80.56%) Clustering
2 29 (80.56%) IIS
2 29 (80.56%) Windows
2 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
2 29 (80.56%) Active Directory
2 29 (80.56%) PowerShell
2 29 (80.56%) Hyper-V
3 28 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (77.78%) MS Exchange
3 28 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 28 (77.78%) Change Management
3 28 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 28 (77.78%) VMware
3 28 (77.78%) Altiris
3 28 (77.78%) Incident Management
3 28 (77.78%) Problem Management
3 28 (77.78%) SCCM
4 24 (66.67%) HP
4 24 (66.67%) Dell
5 17 (47.22%) Linux
5 17 (47.22%) SCOM
6 15 (41.67%) PCI DSS
6 15 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (33.33%) SAN
8 11 (30.56%) EMC
8 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
8 11 (30.56%) IBM

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 29 (80.56%) IIS
2 28 (77.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 12 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) VLAN
3 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (77.78%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (30.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Billing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Systems Engineer
2 17 (47.22%) Network Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Information Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Systems Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Information Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Governance Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Marketing Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Information Assurance Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Information Governance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 29 (80.56%) Clustering
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (80.56%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 28 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (47.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 28 (77.78%) Change Management
2 28 (77.78%) Incident Management
2 28 (77.78%) Problem Management
3 10 (27.78%) Information Security
4 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.89%) Information Assurance
6 4 (11.11%) Network Architecture
6 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 4 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Pay per click
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.78%) ISMS
7 1 (2.78%) Information Management
7 1 (2.78%) Data Security
7 1 (2.78%) SEO
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) CISSP
1 5 (13.89%) CISM
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (41.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (11.11%) BS25999
System Software
1 29 (80.56%) Active Directory
1 29 (80.56%) Hyper-V
2 28 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (77.78%) SCCM
2 17 (47.22%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
2 28 (77.78%) VMware
2 28 (77.78%) Altiris
3 24 (66.67%) HP
3 24 (66.67%) Dell
4 11 (30.56%) EMC
4 11 (30.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) NetApp
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) Facebook
5 1 (2.78%) Twitter