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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 515 609 542
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -67
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 118 44 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.090% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.20% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 51
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £38,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £59,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
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
20241 22364 20293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.41% 45.65% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16476 18302 16613
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 3 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 3 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 +40 10 £54,100 +66.46%
Lewisham - 2 £32,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £79,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £85,000 -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 177 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 77 (43.50%) Microsoft
3 74 (41.81%) Freedom of Information
4 73 (41.24%) Freedom of Information Act
5 72 (40.68%) Information Security
6 69 (38.98%) Data Warehouse
6 69 (38.98%) Analytics
7 64 (36.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 61 (34.46%) Analytical Skills
9 56 (31.64%) Business Intelligence
10 45 (25.42%) Finance
11 43 (24.29%) SQL
12 40 (22.60%) Big Data
13 39 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (21.47%) Degree
14 38 (21.47%) SQL Server
15 36 (20.34%) Business Objects
15 36 (20.34%) MS Excel
16 35 (19.77%) Publishing
16 35 (19.77%) CISM
17 34 (19.21%) Project Management
17 34 (19.21%) Computer Science
18 33 (18.64%) CISSP
19 32 (18.08%) Star Schema
19 32 (18.08%) Inmon Methodology
19 32 (18.08%) Kimball Methodology
20 31 (17.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 30 (16.95%) Data Analysis
22 29 (16.38%) PCI DSS
22 29 (16.38%) ITIL

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (11.30%) SAS
2 6 (3.39%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.26%) IIS
4 2 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (20.34%) MS Excel
2 28 (15.82%) SPSS
3 2 (1.13%) MS Office
3 2 (1.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Servitor
1 3 (1.69%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.13%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.08%) Firewall
2 4 (2.26%) Network Security
2 4 (2.26%) LAN
3 2 (1.13%) DHCP
3 2 (1.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.13%) DNS
3 2 (1.13%) SAN
3 2 (1.13%) Intranet
3 2 (1.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (38.98%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (22.60%) Big Data
3 38 (21.47%) SQL Server
4 32 (18.08%) Star Schema
5 31 (17.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (14.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (10.73%) Data Mining
9 19 (10.73%) Oracle Database
10 17 (9.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (6.78%) Relational Database
12 9 (5.08%) BusinessObjects XI
13 6 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (2.82%) OLAP
15 3 (1.69%) RDBMS
16 2 (1.13%) MS Access
17 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
17 1 (0.56%) Base SAS
17 1 (0.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 18 (10.17%) Toad
2 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 45 (25.42%) Finance
2 35 (19.77%) Publishing
3 28 (15.82%) Multimedia
4 11 (6.21%) Law
5 10 (5.65%) Marketing
6 7 (3.95%) Advertising
7 6 (3.39%) Legal
7 6 (3.39%) Retail
8 5 (2.82%) Banking
9 4 (2.26%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.13%) Back Office
11 1 (0.56%) Electronics
11 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (32.77%) Analyst
2 26 (14.69%) Security Manager
3 19 (10.73%) Information Manager
4 18 (10.17%) Research Analyst
5 16 (9.04%) Developer
6 14 (7.91%) Security Analyst
6 14 (7.91%) Data Manager
7 13 (7.34%) Consultant
8 12 (6.78%) Business Analyst
8 12 (6.78%) Information Security Manager
8 12 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 11 (6.21%) Service Manager
10 10 (5.65%) Operations Analyst
11 9 (5.08%) Business Developer
11 9 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 9 (5.08%) Front-End Developer
12 8 (4.52%) Security Consultant
13 7 (3.95%) Operations Manager
13 7 (3.95%) Information Analyst
13 7 (3.95%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.56%) COM
1 1 (0.56%) SOAP
1 1 (0.56%) Middleware
1 1 (0.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 74 (41.81%) Freedom of Information
2 73 (41.24%) Freedom of Information Act
3 61 (34.46%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (19.21%) Computer Science
5 29 (16.38%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.52%) Statistics
7 6 (3.39%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.39%) NHS
8 3 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.69%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.13%) BYOD
9 2 (1.13%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.13%) PMI
9 2 (1.13%) CESG
9 2 (1.13%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.56%) Photography
10 1 (0.56%) DTV
10 1 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.30%) Windows
2 5 (2.82%) UNIX
2 5 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.69%) Linux
3 3 (1.69%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 72 (40.68%) Information Security
3 69 (38.98%) Analytics
4 56 (31.64%) Business Intelligence
5 39 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (19.21%) Project Management
7 32 (18.08%) Kimball Methodology
7 32 (18.08%) Inmon Methodology
8 30 (16.95%) Data Analysis
9 29 (16.38%) ITIL
9 29 (16.38%) Risk Management
10 28 (15.82%) Data Security
11 26 (14.69%) Performance Tuning
12 25 (14.12%) Business Continuity
13 24 (13.56%) Data Modelling
14 21 (11.86%) Information Management
15 20 (11.30%) Security Management
16 19 (10.73%) Information Security Management
17 18 (10.17%) Econometrics
17 18 (10.17%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (24.29%) SQL
2 26 (14.69%) T-SQL
3 10 (5.65%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (21.47%) Degree
2 35 (19.77%) CISM
3 33 (18.64%) CISSP
4 18 (10.17%) CISA
5 9 (5.08%) PCI QSA
6 7 (3.95%) CRISC
7 5 (2.82%) ISACA
8 4 (2.26%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.26%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.69%) CEH
9 3 (1.69%) GIAC
10 2 (1.13%) GSEC
10 2 (1.13%) Postgraduate
10 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.13%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.13%) MCTS
10 2 (1.13%) MCITP
11 1 (0.56%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (36.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (16.38%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.52%) SLA
4 7 (3.95%) QA
4 7 (3.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.13%) BS7799
5 2 (1.13%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.56%) GCP
6 1 (0.56%) BS25999
6 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.56%) Xen
3 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (1.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 77 (43.50%) Microsoft
2 36 (20.34%) Business Objects
3 19 (10.73%) Oracle
4 7 (3.95%) SAP
5 3 (1.69%) VMware
5 3 (1.69%) Orchard
6 2 (1.13%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.13%) Civica
6 2 (1.13%) Citrix
6 2 (1.13%) Novell
6 2 (1.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco
7 1 (0.56%) Qualys
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Salary: Up to £65 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stanmore, Middlesex
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £34020.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £47,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lewisham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Dunnhumby
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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