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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 543 609 560
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -49
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 85 32 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.069% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 59 21 53
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £31,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,300 £52,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
20479 20618 21087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.71% 44.20% 47.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16882 16611 17187
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £34,985
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +33 13 £44,430 +7.70% 1
Lewisham - 2 £32,500 -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 191 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 80 (41.88%) Microsoft
3 74 (38.74%) Freedom of Information
4 71 (37.17%) Freedom of Information Act
5 70 (36.65%) Analytics
5 70 (36.65%) Data Warehouse
6 65 (34.03%) SQL
6 65 (34.03%) Information Security
7 63 (32.98%) Analytical Skills
8 60 (31.41%) MS Excel
9 58 (30.37%) SQL Server
9 58 (30.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 57 (29.84%) Business Intelligence
11 55 (28.80%) Finance
12 51 (26.70%) Degree
13 43 (22.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 40 (20.94%) Big Data
14 40 (20.94%) Agile Software Development
15 38 (19.90%) BusinessObjects
15 38 (19.90%) Kimball Methodology
16 37 (19.37%) SQL Server 2008
16 37 (19.37%) T-SQL
17 36 (18.85%) CISM
18 35 (18.32%) Publishing
18 35 (18.32%) Computer Science
19 34 (17.80%) Project Management
19 34 (17.80%) Data Modelling
20 33 (17.28%) CISSP
21 32 (16.75%) Star Schema
21 32 (16.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 21 (10.99%) SAS
2 6 (3.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.09%) IIS
4 3 (1.57%) Lync
5 2 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 60 (31.41%) MS Excel
2 28 (14.66%) SPSS
3 10 (5.24%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (2.62%) MS Office
5 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.57%) Servitor
1 3 (1.57%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.09%) Office 365
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.81%) Firewall
2 5 (2.62%) LAN
3 4 (2.09%) SAN
4 3 (1.57%) Network Security
4 3 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.57%) DNS
5 2 (1.05%) DHCP
6 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.52%) Connectrix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (36.65%) Data Warehouse
2 58 (30.37%) SQL Server
3 43 (22.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (20.94%) Big Data
5 38 (19.90%) BusinessObjects
6 37 (19.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (16.75%) Star Schema
7 32 (16.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 31 (16.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (10.47%) Oracle Database
10 19 (9.95%) Data Mining
11 17 (8.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (6.28%) MS Access
12 12 (6.28%) Relational Database
13 11 (5.76%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (5.24%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (4.71%) BusinessObjects XI
16 5 (2.62%) OLAP
17 3 (1.57%) RDBMS
18 2 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 18 (9.42%) Toad
2 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 55 (28.80%) Finance
2 35 (18.32%) Publishing
3 28 (14.66%) Multimedia
4 9 (4.71%) Marketing
5 8 (4.19%) Law
6 7 (3.66%) Legal
7 6 (3.14%) Banking
7 6 (3.14%) Retail
8 5 (2.62%) Advertising
9 4 (2.09%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.52%) Games
10 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (32.46%) Analyst
2 27 (14.14%) Developer
3 19 (9.95%) Data Manager
4 18 (9.42%) Information Manager
4 18 (9.42%) Security Manager
4 18 (9.42%) Research Analyst
5 16 (8.38%) Consultant
6 15 (7.85%) Data Analyst
7 13 (6.81%) Information Security Manager
8 12 (6.28%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 12 (6.28%) Service Manager
8 12 (6.28%) Business Analyst
9 11 (5.76%) SQL Developer
9 11 (5.76%) SQL Data Analyst
10 10 (5.24%) Security Consultant
10 10 (5.24%) Security Analyst
10 10 (5.24%) Operations Analyst
11 9 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 9 (4.71%) Business Developer
11 9 (4.71%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.19%) .NET
2 1 (0.52%) COM
2 1 (0.52%) SOAP
2 1 (0.52%) Middleware
2 1 (0.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 74 (38.74%) Freedom of Information
2 71 (37.17%) Freedom of Information Act
3 63 (32.98%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (18.32%) Computer Science
5 26 (13.61%) Management Information System
6 13 (6.81%) Data Structures
7 8 (4.19%) NHS
8 5 (2.62%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.57%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.57%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.05%) BYOD
10 2 (1.05%) PMI
10 2 (1.05%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.05%) Statistics
11 1 (0.52%) Photography
11 1 (0.52%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.52%) DTV
11 1 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.99%) Windows
2 5 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (2.62%) UNIX
3 3 (1.57%) Linux
3 3 (1.57%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.52%) Android
5 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 70 (36.65%) Analytics
3 65 (34.03%) Information Security
4 57 (29.84%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (20.94%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (19.90%) Kimball Methodology
7 34 (17.80%) Data Modelling
7 34 (17.80%) Project Management
8 32 (16.75%) Inmon Methodology
9 29 (15.18%) Data Analysis
10 26 (13.61%) Data Security
10 26 (13.61%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (12.57%) ITIL
12 20 (10.47%) Risk Management
12 20 (10.47%) Data Management
12 20 (10.47%) Information Management
13 18 (9.42%) Statistical Analysis
13 18 (9.42%) Information Security Management
13 18 (9.42%) Operations Research
13 18 (9.42%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (34.03%) SQL
2 37 (19.37%) T-SQL
3 17 (8.90%) VBA
4 16 (8.38%) VB
5 10 (5.24%) R
6 6 (3.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 51 (26.70%) Degree
2 36 (18.85%) CISM
3 33 (17.28%) CISSP
4 23 (12.04%) CISA
5 8 (4.19%) PCI QSA
6 7 (3.66%) CRISC
7 4 (2.09%) ISACA
8 3 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.57%) CCNP
8 3 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.05%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.05%) GIAC
9 2 (1.05%) CEH
9 2 (1.05%) MCTS
9 2 (1.05%) MCITP
10 1 (0.52%) GSEC
10 1 (0.52%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (30.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (16.23%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (3.66%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.66%) SLA
4 4 (2.09%) QA
5 2 (1.05%) BS7799
5 2 (1.05%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.52%) GCP
6 1 (0.52%) BS25999
6 1 (0.52%) COBIT
6 1 (0.52%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.52%) vSphere
4 1 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 80 (41.88%) Microsoft
2 30 (15.71%) Oracle
3 10 (5.24%) Trillium
3 10 (5.24%) Informatica
3 10 (5.24%) DataFlux
4 7 (3.66%) SAP
5 6 (3.14%) VMware
6 3 (1.57%) Orchard
7 2 (1.05%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.05%) Civica
7 2 (1.05%) Citrix
7 2 (1.05%) Novell
7 2 (1.05%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.52%) Tableau
8 1 (0.52%) Lotus
8 1 (0.52%) Apple
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco
8 1 (0.52%) IBM
8 1 (0.52%) Qualys
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sainsbury
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago