The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 526 610 559
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -51
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 87 48 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.099% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.21% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 43
Average salary £55,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.14% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £36,100 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £60,000 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -9.09%
Data Protection Act
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19252 22562 19845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.32% 46.37% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15655 18464 16245
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in London

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in London

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in London

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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
City of London +38 9 £54,100 +3.04%
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Ealing - 1 £42,500 -
Greenwich - 1 £85,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £72,500 -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 131 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 65 (49.62%) Information Security
3 48 (36.64%) Freedom of Information
3 48 (36.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 48 (36.64%) Freedom of Information Act
4 40 (30.53%) Microsoft
5 37 (28.24%) Analytics
6 35 (26.72%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (25.95%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (22.14%) Risk Management
8 29 (22.14%) Finance
9 27 (20.61%) CISSP
10 25 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (19.08%) CISM
10 25 (19.08%) Degree
11 23 (17.56%) PCI DSS
11 23 (17.56%) SQL
12 22 (16.79%) ITIL
12 22 (16.79%) Management Information System
13 21 (16.03%) Business Continuity
13 21 (16.03%) SQL Server
13 21 (16.03%) MS Excel
14 20 (15.27%) Security Management
14 20 (15.27%) Big Data
15 19 (14.50%) Computer Science
15 19 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (13.74%) Information Security Management
17 16 (12.21%) Oracle
18 15 (11.45%) Marketing
18 15 (11.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.63%) SAS
2 3 (2.29%) IIS
2 3 (2.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (16.03%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.92%) SPSS
3 2 (1.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (0.76%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) Firewall
1 6 (4.58%) SAN
2 5 (3.82%) NAS
3 3 (2.29%) Internet
4 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.53%) Intranet
4 2 (1.53%) LAN
4 2 (1.53%) Network Security
5 1 (0.76%) IMAP
5 1 (0.76%) 4G
5 1 (0.76%) VoIP
5 1 (0.76%) POP3
5 1 (0.76%) SMTP
5 1 (0.76%) 3G
5 1 (0.76%) FTP
5 1 (0.76%) HTTP
5 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.72%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (16.03%) SQL Server
3 20 (15.27%) Big Data
4 15 (11.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (9.92%) Star Schema
6 12 (9.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (6.87%) Data Mining
8 9 (6.87%) Oracle Database
9 7 (5.34%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (4.58%) Relational Database
11 4 (3.05%) OLAP
11 4 (3.05%) BusinessObjects XI
12 3 (2.29%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 1 (0.76%) Base SAS
14 1 (0.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Toad
General
1 29 (22.14%) Finance
2 15 (11.45%) Marketing
2 15 (11.45%) Publishing
3 13 (9.92%) Multimedia
4 11 (8.40%) Law
5 8 (6.11%) Legal
6 7 (5.34%) Advertising
7 5 (3.82%) Banking
8 4 (3.05%) Retail
9 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.53%) Back Office
10 2 (1.53%) Dutch Language
10 2 (1.53%) French Language
10 2 (1.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (28.24%) Analyst
2 28 (21.37%) Security Manager
3 16 (12.21%) Information Manager
4 12 (9.16%) Security Analyst
5 9 (6.87%) Information Security Manager
5 9 (6.87%) Consultant
6 8 (6.11%) Research Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Data Manager
7 7 (5.34%) Information Governance Manager
7 7 (5.34%) Governance Manager
7 7 (5.34%) Operations Manager
8 6 (4.58%) Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.58%) Data Analyst
8 6 (4.58%) IT Security Manager
8 6 (4.58%) Cyber Security Manager
9 5 (3.82%) Information Security Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Security Officer
9 5 (3.82%) Information Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) CSS
1 1 (0.76%) XML
1 1 (0.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (36.64%) Freedom of Information
1 48 (36.64%) Freedom of Information Act
2 34 (25.95%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (16.79%) Management Information System
4 19 (14.50%) Computer Science
5 10 (7.63%) Statistics
6 6 (4.58%) NHS
7 5 (3.82%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.82%) Clustering
8 3 (2.29%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.29%) CESG
8 3 (2.29%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.29%) Social Media
9 2 (1.53%) PMI
9 2 (1.53%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.76%) Psychology
10 1 (0.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.92%) Windows
2 6 (4.58%) UNIX
2 6 (4.58%) Linux
3 5 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (3.82%) Solaris
4 3 (2.29%) Windows 2000
4 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 65 (49.62%) Information Security
3 37 (28.24%) Analytics
4 29 (22.14%) Risk Management
5 25 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (16.79%) ITIL
7 21 (16.03%) Business Continuity
8 20 (15.27%) Security Management
9 19 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (13.74%) Information Security Management
11 15 (11.45%) Project Management
12 14 (10.69%) Data Analysis
13 13 (9.92%) Kimball Methodology
13 13 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (9.92%) Data Security
13 13 (9.92%) Inmon Methodology
14 12 (9.16%) Business Continuity Management
14 12 (9.16%) Data Modelling
14 12 (9.16%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (9.16%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.56%) SQL
2 12 (9.16%) T-SQL
3 5 (3.82%) Perl
4 2 (1.53%) R
5 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (20.61%) CISSP
2 25 (19.08%) CISM
2 25 (19.08%) Degree
3 12 (9.16%) CISA
4 9 (6.87%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.87%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.11%) PCI QSA
6 6 (4.58%) CRISC
7 5 (3.82%) RHCSA
7 5 (3.82%) ISACA
7 5 (3.82%) OCP
7 5 (3.82%) OCA
7 5 (3.82%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (2.29%) CEH
8 3 (2.29%) GIAC
9 2 (1.53%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.53%) Postgraduate
9 2 (1.53%) MCITP
9 2 (1.53%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (36.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (17.56%) PCI DSS
3 8 (6.11%) QA
4 7 (5.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (3.05%) SLA
6 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.53%) COBIT
7 1 (0.76%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (30.53%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.21%) Oracle
3 15 (11.45%) Business Objects
4 6 (4.58%) VMware
5 5 (3.82%) Veritas
5 5 (3.82%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.05%) SAP
7 2 (1.53%) IBM
7 2 (1.53%) Informatica
7 2 (1.53%) Trillium
8 1 (0.76%) Civica
8 1 (0.76%) Orchard
8 1 (0.76%) Facebook
8 1 (0.76%) Twitter
8 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
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