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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 548 577 646
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +69
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 92 95 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.22% 0.100%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.47% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 81 43 39
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,800 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £84,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
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
18667 20015 23495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.34% 45.70% 46.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15838 16285 19249
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +70 29 £54,500 +0.73% 1
Hammersmith - 2 £61,250 - 1
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 156 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 77 (49.36%) Information Security
3 59 (37.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 55 (35.26%) Finance
5 52 (33.33%) CISSP
6 45 (28.85%) SQL
7 42 (26.92%) CISM
8 36 (23.08%) Data Quality
9 35 (22.44%) Management Information System
9 35 (22.44%) VB
10 32 (20.51%) SQL Server
11 31 (19.87%) T-SQL
11 31 (19.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 31 (19.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 31 (19.87%) SQL Server 2012
11 31 (19.87%) SQL Server 2014
12 28 (17.95%) Risk Management
13 25 (16.03%) Project Management
14 24 (15.38%) .NET
15 23 (14.74%) C#
15 23 (14.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 22 (14.10%) Kimball Methodology
16 22 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (13.46%) MS Office
17 21 (13.46%) Windows
17 21 (13.46%) MS Excel
18 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
19 19 (12.18%) Information Governance
19 19 (12.18%) Legal
19 19 (12.18%) Degree

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 13 (8.33%) SAS
2 12 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
2 12 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (7.69%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 12 (7.69%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.64%) IIS
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (13.46%) MS Excel
1 21 (13.46%) MS Office
2 1 (0.64%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.56%) Office 365
2 3 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.90%) Firewall
2 6 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.92%) Network Security
4 1 (0.64%) Intranet
4 1 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.64%) LAN
4 1 (0.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 31 (19.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 31 (19.87%) SQL Server 2012
2 31 (19.87%) SQL Server 2014
2 31 (19.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (14.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (7.69%) MS Access
5 4 (2.56%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.64%) Big Data
6 1 (0.64%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) HP UFT
General
1 55 (35.26%) Finance
2 19 (12.18%) Legal
3 18 (11.54%) Law
4 12 (7.69%) Marketing
5 8 (5.13%) Retail
6 5 (3.21%) Banking
7 3 (1.92%) Publishing
8 2 (1.28%) Games
9 1 (0.64%) Automotive
9 1 (0.64%) Billing
9 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (23.08%) Analyst
2 32 (20.51%) Security Analyst
3 31 (19.87%) Developer
3 31 (19.87%) SQL Developer
4 20 (12.82%) SSIS Developer
4 20 (12.82%) SSRS Developer
5 17 (10.90%) Information Analyst
5 17 (10.90%) Information Security Analyst
6 13 (8.33%) Information Officer
7 11 (7.05%) Forensic Investigator
7 11 (7.05%) Information Security Officer
7 11 (7.05%) Security Officer
8 10 (6.41%) Governance Manager
9 9 (5.77%) Data Manager
9 9 (5.77%) Data Protection Analyst
9 9 (5.77%) Information Manager
10 7 (4.49%) Security Manager
10 7 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
11 6 (3.85%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (1.28%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.64%) CSS
3 1 (0.64%) HTML
3 1 (0.64%) jQuery
3 1 (0.64%) JSON
3 1 (0.64%) Web Services
3 1 (0.64%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.44%) Management Information System
2 22 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.85%) e-Learning
3 6 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
4 5 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.21%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (2.56%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.92%) EPoS
6 3 (1.92%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (1.28%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.28%) Social Network
8 1 (0.64%) CESG
8 1 (0.64%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.64%) Physics
8 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.46%) Windows
2 16 (10.26%) Linux
3 13 (8.33%) Unix
4 4 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.56%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 77 (49.36%) Information Security
3 28 (17.95%) Risk Management
4 25 (16.03%) Project Management
5 22 (14.10%) Kimball Methodology
6 19 (12.18%) Information Governance
7 18 (11.54%) E-Discovery
7 18 (11.54%) ISMS
8 17 (10.90%) Security Operations
9 16 (10.26%) Business Continuity
10 15 (9.62%) ITIL
11 14 (8.97%) Computer Forensics
11 14 (8.97%) Cybersecurity
11 14 (8.97%) SIEM
12 13 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (7.69%) Information Management
13 12 (7.69%) Security Management
14 11 (7.05%) Analytics
14 11 (7.05%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (28.85%) SQL
2 35 (22.44%) VB
3 31 (19.87%) T-SQL
4 23 (14.74%) C#
5 12 (7.69%) C++
5 12 (7.69%) Java
5 12 (7.69%) VBScript
6 9 (5.77%) VBA
7 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 52 (33.33%) CISSP
2 42 (26.92%) CISM
3 19 (12.18%) Degree
4 14 (8.97%) CISA
5 12 (7.69%) ISEB
6 10 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (4.49%) CISMP
7 7 (4.49%) SSCP
8 4 (2.56%) CRISC
8 4 (2.56%) SANS
9 3 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.64%) CCNA
10 1 (0.64%) CLAS
10 1 (0.64%) ECDL
10 1 (0.64%) IISP
10 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.64%) PhD
10 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (37.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (23.08%) Data Quality
3 19 (12.18%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.92%) QA
4 3 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.28%) BS7799
5 2 (1.28%) COBIT
6 1 (0.64%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (9.62%) EnCase
2 13 (8.33%) FTK
3 4 (2.56%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.28%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.28%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.69%) Cisco
2 12 (7.69%) Lotus
3 5 (3.21%) Varonis
4 4 (2.56%) Apple
4 4 (2.56%) Forcepoint
4 4 (2.56%) Hyperion
4 4 (2.56%) Juniper
4 4 (2.56%) Sourcefire
4 4 (2.56%) Symantec
5 3 (1.92%) VMware
6 2 (1.28%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.28%) Splunk
6 2 (1.28%) Twitter
7 1 (0.64%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.64%) Google
7 1 (0.64%) HP
7 1 (0.64%) Northgate
7 1 (0.64%) Qualys
West London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
West London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £45,000 to £57,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 10 days ago