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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 529 538 649
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +111
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 96 129 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.29% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.62% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 89 51 26
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £79,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £48,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +25.32%
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
18100 20917 22313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.95% 47.09% 45.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15293 17017 18209
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +74 25 £53,500 -32.27% 1
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 109 (63.74%) Information Security
3 85 (49.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 80 (46.78%) CISSP
5 61 (35.67%) Finance
6 50 (29.24%) CISM
7 43 (25.15%) Risk Management
8 39 (22.81%) CISA
9 37 (21.64%) Information Governance
10 29 (16.96%) PCI DSS
11 28 (16.37%) Security Operations
12 27 (15.79%) SIEM
13 26 (15.20%) Management Information System
14 25 (14.62%) CISMP
14 25 (14.62%) Cybersecurity
15 24 (14.04%) Data Quality
15 24 (14.04%) ISMS
16 23 (13.45%) Information Security Governance
16 23 (13.45%) Business Continuity
16 23 (13.45%) Firewall
16 23 (13.45%) Vulnerability Management
17 21 (12.28%) SQL
18 20 (11.70%) SQL Server
19 19 (11.11%) Games
19 19 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 19 (11.11%) Degree
19 19 (11.11%) Security Architecture
20 18 (10.53%) Windows
21 17 (9.94%) T-SQL
21 17 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008

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 2 (1.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.58%) IIS
2 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.58%) SAS
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (8.77%) MS Office
2 10 (5.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.58%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.17%) FastStats
1 2 (1.17%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.45%) Firewall
2 10 (5.85%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.26%) Network Security
4 7 (4.09%) LAN
5 1 (0.58%) Intranet
5 1 (0.58%) SAN
5 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (9.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (9.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.92%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.34%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.17%) Big Data
7 2 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.58%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 5 (2.92%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 61 (35.67%) Finance
2 19 (11.11%) Games
3 15 (8.77%) Marketing
4 14 (8.19%) Legal
5 11 (6.43%) Law
6 7 (4.09%) Retail
7 6 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (2.92%) Publishing
9 4 (2.34%) Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Electronics
10 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (32.16%) Analyst
2 50 (29.24%) Security Analyst
3 29 (16.96%) Information Analyst
3 29 (16.96%) Information Security Analyst
4 17 (9.94%) Developer
4 17 (9.94%) Information Officer
4 17 (9.94%) SQL Developer
5 15 (8.77%) Governance Analyst
5 15 (8.77%) Information Governance Analyst
5 15 (8.77%) Project Analyst
5 15 (8.77%) Project Governance Analyst
6 14 (8.19%) Governance Manager
7 13 (7.60%) Data Manager
7 13 (7.60%) Data Protection Officer
8 11 (6.43%) Security Manager
8 11 (6.43%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (6.43%) SSIS Developer
8 11 (6.43%) SSRS Developer
9 10 (5.85%) Information Manager
9 10 (5.85%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.19%) .NET
2 2 (1.17%) COM
2 2 (1.17%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.58%) CSS
3 1 (0.58%) HTML
3 1 (0.58%) jQuery
3 1 (0.58%) JSON
3 1 (0.58%) Web Services
3 1 (0.58%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.20%) Management Information System
2 17 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.09%) Client/Server
3 7 (4.09%) Freedom of Information
4 6 (3.51%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (3.51%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.92%) e-Learning
6 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.34%) Freedom of Information Act
6 4 (2.34%) Physics
7 3 (1.75%) NHS
8 2 (1.17%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.17%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.17%) Social Network
9 1 (0.58%) CESG
9 1 (0.58%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.58%) PKI
9 1 (0.58%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.53%) Windows
2 9 (5.26%) Linux
3 8 (4.68%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.68%) Mac OS X
3 8 (4.68%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.58%) Unix
4 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 109 (63.74%) Information Security
3 43 (25.15%) Risk Management
4 37 (21.64%) Information Governance
5 28 (16.37%) Security Operations
6 27 (15.79%) SIEM
7 25 (14.62%) Cybersecurity
8 24 (14.04%) ISMS
9 23 (13.45%) Business Continuity
9 23 (13.45%) Information Security Governance
9 23 (13.45%) Vulnerability Management
10 19 (11.11%) Security Architecture
11 16 (9.36%) Security Management
12 14 (8.19%) Information Security Management
12 14 (8.19%) Project Management
13 13 (7.60%) Kimball Methodology
13 13 (7.60%) OWASP
14 12 (7.02%) E-Discovery
15 11 (6.43%) Analytics
15 11 (6.43%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.28%) SQL
2 17 (9.94%) T-SQL
3 13 (7.60%) C#
3 13 (7.60%) VB
4 2 (1.17%) VBA
5 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 80 (46.78%) CISSP
2 50 (29.24%) CISM
3 39 (22.81%) CISA
4 25 (14.62%) CISMP
5 19 (11.11%) Degree
6 14 (8.19%) ISEB
7 11 (6.43%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (5.85%) CRISC
9 8 (4.68%) SANS
10 5 (2.92%) ISTQB
11 4 (2.34%) PhD
12 3 (1.75%) GIAC
12 3 (1.75%) GSEC
12 3 (1.75%) ISACA
12 3 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.17%) SSCP
14 1 (0.58%) CCNA
14 1 (0.58%) ECDL
14 1 (0.58%) IISP
14 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (49.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (16.96%) PCI DSS
3 24 (14.04%) Data Quality
4 9 (5.26%) QA
5 4 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.17%) BS7799
7 1 (0.58%) COBIT
7 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (4.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.68%) AirWatch
2 3 (1.75%) EnCase
3 2 (1.17%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.58%) FTK
4 1 (0.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.85%) Cisco
3 8 (4.68%) Apple
3 8 (4.68%) Forcepoint
3 8 (4.68%) Juniper
3 8 (4.68%) Sourcefire
3 8 (4.68%) Symantec
3 8 (4.68%) Varonis
4 5 (2.92%) HP
5 4 (2.34%) Hyperion
5 4 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.75%) SAP
7 2 (1.17%) Apteco
7 2 (1.17%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (1.17%) Oracle
7 2 (1.17%) Splunk
7 2 (1.17%) Twitter
8 1 (0.58%) EMC
8 1 (0.58%) Northgate
8 1 (0.58%) VMware
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