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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 504 635 557
Rank change year-on-year
+131 -78
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 132 31 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.064% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.14% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 53 23 54
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £73,500 £67,350
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -3.75%
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
20306 21687 20640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.91% 45.05% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16501 17623 16754
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 16 £60,000 +84.61% 3
Lewisham - 2 £32,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £79,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £85,000 - 1
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 73 (38.22%) Information Security
4 71 (37.17%) Freedom of Information
5 70 (36.65%) Freedom of Information Act
6 69 (36.13%) Data Warehouse
6 69 (36.13%) Analytics
7 68 (35.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 62 (32.46%) Analytical Skills
9 56 (29.32%) Finance
9 56 (29.32%) SQL
9 56 (29.32%) Business Intelligence
10 51 (26.70%) Degree
11 50 (26.18%) SQL Server
12 48 (25.13%) MS Excel
13 41 (21.47%) CISM
14 40 (20.94%) Agile Software Development
14 40 (20.94%) Big Data
15 36 (18.85%) BusinessObjects
15 36 (18.85%) CISSP
16 35 (18.32%) Publishing
16 35 (18.32%) Computer Science
17 34 (17.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 34 (17.80%) Project Management
17 34 (17.80%) Data Modelling
18 33 (17.28%) Kimball Methodology
19 32 (16.75%) Inmon Methodology
19 32 (16.75%) Star Schema
20 31 (16.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 31 (16.23%) PCI DSS

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (10.47%) SAS
2 8 (4.19%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.62%) IIS
4 2 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.52%) Lync
5 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 48 (25.13%) MS Excel
2 28 (14.66%) SPSS
3 10 (5.24%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.57%) MS Office
5 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
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%) Office 365
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.76%) Firewall
2 4 (2.09%) SAN
2 4 (2.09%) LAN
3 3 (1.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.57%) DNS
3 3 (1.57%) Network Security
4 2 (1.05%) DHCP
5 1 (0.52%) Intranet
5 1 (0.52%) Internet
5 1 (0.52%) Connectrix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (36.13%) Data Warehouse
2 50 (26.18%) SQL Server
3 40 (20.94%) Big Data
4 36 (18.85%) BusinessObjects
5 34 (17.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (16.75%) Star Schema
7 31 (16.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (14.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (14.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (10.47%) Oracle Database
11 19 (9.95%) Data Mining
12 17 (8.90%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (6.28%) MS Access
13 12 (6.28%) Relational Database
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%) SQL Server 2012
19 1 (0.52%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 18 (9.42%) Toad
2 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 56 (29.32%) Finance
2 35 (18.32%) Publishing
3 28 (14.66%) Multimedia
4 11 (5.76%) Law
5 9 (4.71%) Marketing
6 8 (4.19%) Legal
7 7 (3.66%) Advertising
8 6 (3.14%) Banking
8 6 (3.14%) Retail
9 3 (1.57%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.05%) Back Office
11 1 (0.52%) Electronics
11 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.52%) Games
11 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (34.55%) Analyst
2 26 (13.61%) Security Manager
3 23 (12.04%) Information Manager
4 19 (9.95%) Data Manager
5 18 (9.42%) Developer
5 18 (9.42%) Research Analyst
6 17 (8.90%) Information Security Manager
7 16 (8.38%) Consultant
8 14 (7.33%) Data Analyst
8 14 (7.33%) Security Analyst
9 12 (6.28%) Service Manager
9 12 (6.28%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 12 (6.28%) Business Analyst
10 11 (5.76%) SQL Data Analyst
11 10 (5.24%) Security Consultant
11 10 (5.24%) Operations Analyst
12 9 (4.71%) Business Developer
12 9 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 9 (4.71%) Front-End Developer
13 7 (3.66%) Data Protection Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.52%) .NET
1 1 (0.52%) COM
1 1 (0.52%) SOAP
1 1 (0.52%) Middleware
1 1 (0.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 71 (37.17%) Freedom of Information
2 70 (36.65%) Freedom of Information Act
3 62 (32.46%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (18.32%) Computer Science
5 28 (14.66%) Management Information System
6 13 (6.81%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.62%) Statistics
7 5 (2.62%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.62%) NHS
8 3 (1.57%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.57%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.05%) BYOD
9 2 (1.05%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.05%) PMI
10 1 (0.52%) DTV
10 1 (0.52%) Photography
10 1 (0.52%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.52%) CESG
10 1 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.04%) 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 73 (38.22%) Information Security
3 69 (36.13%) Analytics
4 56 (29.32%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (20.94%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (17.80%) Data Modelling
6 34 (17.80%) Project Management
7 33 (17.28%) Kimball Methodology
8 32 (16.75%) Inmon Methodology
9 30 (15.71%) Data Analysis
10 28 (14.66%) Risk Management
11 27 (14.14%) Data Security
11 27 (14.14%) ITIL
12 26 (13.61%) Performance Tuning
13 23 (12.04%) Business Continuity
14 21 (10.99%) Data Management
15 20 (10.47%) Information Management
16 19 (9.95%) Security Management
16 19 (9.95%) Information Security Management
17 18 (9.42%) Econometrics
Programming Languages
1 56 (29.32%) SQL
2 28 (14.66%) T-SQL
3 12 (6.28%) VBA
4 11 (5.76%) VB
5 10 (5.24%) R
6 1 (0.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 51 (26.70%) Degree
2 41 (21.47%) CISM
3 36 (18.85%) CISSP
4 20 (10.47%) CISA
5 9 (4.71%) PCI QSA
6 7 (3.66%) CRISC
7 5 (2.62%) ISACA
8 3 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.57%) GIAC
8 3 (1.57%) CEH
9 2 (1.05%) MCTS
9 2 (1.05%) MCITP
9 2 (1.05%) GSEC
9 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.05%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.52%) QiCA
10 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.52%) CCNP
10 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (35.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (16.23%) PCI DSS
3 9 (4.71%) SLA
4 8 (4.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (3.66%) QA
6 2 (1.05%) BS7799
6 2 (1.05%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.52%) GCP
7 1 (0.52%) BS25999
7 1 (0.52%) COBIT
7 1 (0.52%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
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)
1 2 (1.05%) SCCM
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%) Lotus
8 1 (0.52%) Apple
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco
8 1 (0.52%) IBM
8 1 (0.52%) Qualys
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Winter Court Consulting Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Circa £55k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London (North Greenwich)
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Cabinet Office
Salary: From £30,117 to £38,484 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago