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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 595 546 524
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -22
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 42 60 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.091% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.30% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 76
Average salary £47,500 £58,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.80% +23.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £72,600 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
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
19819 20113 22818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.14% 45.87% 45.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16014 16426 19522
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,963 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 +1 13 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Harrow - 8 - -
Ealing +2 1 £29,750 -49.14%
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 81 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 36 (44.44%) Degree
3 32 (39.51%) Information Security
4 28 (34.57%) QA
5 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
6 24 (29.63%) Windows
6 24 (29.63%) Firewall
7 23 (28.40%) SQL
8 22 (27.16%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (25.93%) Marketing
10 19 (23.46%) LAN
10 19 (23.46%) Management Information System
11 18 (22.22%) Law
11 18 (22.22%) Cisco
12 17 (20.99%) Analytics
13 16 (19.75%) HP
13 16 (19.75%) WAN
14 15 (18.52%) VMware
15 14 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (16.05%) Digital Marketing
16 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (16.05%) Social Media
16 13 (16.05%) Data Analysis
16 13 (16.05%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (16.05%) ITIL
17 12 (14.81%) MCSA
17 12 (14.81%) CISSP
17 12 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
17 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 12 (14.81%) MS Exchange
1 12 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (7.41%) SAS
3 1 (1.23%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.63%) Firewall
2 19 (23.46%) LAN
3 16 (19.75%) WAN
4 12 (14.81%) SAN
4 12 (14.81%) VoIP
4 12 (14.81%) VLAN
4 12 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (4.94%) LDAP
5 4 (4.94%) Internet
6 3 (3.70%) IPsec
6 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.70%) VPN
6 3 (3.70%) DNS
6 3 (3.70%) SSL
7 1 (1.23%) HTTP
7 1 (1.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.16%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (9.88%) Big Data
5 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database
5 6 (7.41%) DataStage
5 6 (7.41%) QualityStage
5 6 (7.41%) IBM InfoSphere
5 6 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 6 (7.41%) Pentaho
5 6 (7.41%) Hadoop
5 6 (7.41%) Data Mart
5 6 (7.41%) QlikView
5 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.94%) MySQL
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.47%) JUnit
2 2 (2.47%) Subversion
2 2 (2.47%) Grunt
General
1 21 (25.93%) Marketing
2 18 (22.22%) Law
3 12 (14.81%) Advertising
4 8 (9.88%) Finance
5 7 (8.64%) Legal
6 2 (2.47%) Banking
7 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (32.10%) Analyst
2 19 (23.46%) Administrator
3 15 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (14.81%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 11 (13.58%) Security Analyst
6 10 (12.35%) Security Manager
7 7 (8.64%) Architect
8 6 (7.41%) Information Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Data Architect
9 5 (6.17%) Information Security Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) Network Administrator
10 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Network Administrator
11 3 (3.70%) Security Operations Manager
11 3 (3.70%) Database Manager
11 3 (3.70%) IT Security Manager
11 3 (3.70%) Security Officer
11 3 (3.70%) Information Manager
11 3 (3.70%) Operations Manager
12 2 (2.47%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.41%) HTML
2 4 (4.94%) .NET
3 2 (2.47%) Web Services
3 2 (2.47%) J2EE
3 2 (2.47%) Spring
3 2 (2.47%) JSON
3 2 (2.47%) HTML5
3 2 (2.47%) REST
3 2 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.47%) jQuery
4 1 (1.23%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Management Information System
2 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (16.05%) Social Media
4 11 (13.58%) New Media
4 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.41%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.94%) Mechatronics
7 3 (3.70%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (3.70%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.47%) NHS
8 2 (2.47%) Statistics
8 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.23%) Animation
9 1 (1.23%) Informatics
9 1 (1.23%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Windows
2 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (9.88%) UNIX
5 3 (3.70%) Linux
6 2 (2.47%) AIX
6 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.47%) Android
7 1 (1.23%) CentOS
7 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 32 (39.51%) Information Security
3 17 (20.99%) Analytics
4 13 (16.05%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (16.05%) Data Analysis
4 13 (16.05%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (16.05%) ITIL
5 12 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (14.81%) Network Design
5 12 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (13.58%) Market Research
6 11 (13.58%) Email Marketing
6 11 (13.58%) Display Advertising
6 11 (13.58%) Usability Testing
6 11 (13.58%) Pay per click
6 11 (13.58%) Search Engine Marketing
6 11 (13.58%) SEO
7 10 (12.35%) Project Management
8 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.40%) SQL
2 8 (9.88%) Java
3 6 (7.41%) C++
4 4 (4.94%) C#
4 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.47%) C
6 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (44.44%) Degree
2 12 (14.81%) MCSA
2 12 (14.81%) CISSP
2 12 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.81%) CCNA
3 9 (11.11%) CISM
4 8 (9.88%) CISA
5 7 (8.64%) CRISC
6 2 (2.47%) PhD
6 2 (2.47%) Postgraduate
6 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.23%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (34.57%) QA
2 11 (13.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (11.11%) PCI DSS
4 8 (9.88%) BS7799
5 2 (2.47%) SLA
5 2 (2.47%) ISO 9000
5 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.47%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (1.23%) Samba
5 1 (1.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) FortiGate
1 4 (4.94%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) Cisco
2 16 (19.75%) HP
3 15 (18.52%) VMware
4 12 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (14.81%) Veeam
5 11 (13.58%) Google
6 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 8 (9.88%) Oracle
8 6 (7.41%) Informatica
8 6 (7.41%) Adobe
8 6 (7.41%) IBM
8 6 (7.41%) Business Objects
8 6 (7.41%) Teradata
8 6 (7.41%) Cognos
8 6 (7.41%) McAfee
8 6 (7.41%) Talend
8 6 (7.41%) Tableau
8 6 (7.41%) Ab Initio
8 6 (7.41%) Tripwire
9 4 (4.94%) Websense
London
Connectus
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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