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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 509 588 621
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +33
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 101 69 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.16% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.32% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 92 60 27
Median salary £65,000 £44,430 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.29% -1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,800 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £76,750 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +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
17235 21333 20772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.40% 48.55% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14671 17583 16694
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 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 September 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 September 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 +53 17 £65,000 +46.29% 1
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 199 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 143 (71.86%) Information Security
3 116 (58.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 111 (55.78%) CISSP
5 77 (38.69%) CISM
6 58 (29.15%) Risk Management
7 56 (28.14%) Finance
8 55 (27.64%) SIEM
9 54 (27.14%) Cybersecurity
10 52 (26.13%) Firewall
11 48 (24.12%) Vulnerability Management
12 47 (23.62%) PCI DSS
13 46 (23.12%) Security Architecture
13 46 (23.12%) CISA
14 41 (20.60%) Windows
15 39 (19.60%) Business Continuity
16 37 (18.59%) Management Information System
17 34 (17.09%) Security Operations
18 32 (16.08%) Information Governance
18 32 (16.08%) ISMS
19 31 (15.58%) ITIL
19 31 (15.58%) TCP/IP
20 30 (15.08%) Active Directory
20 30 (15.08%) Windows Server
21 29 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
21 29 (14.57%) Apple iOS
21 29 (14.57%) Linux
22 28 (14.07%) Mac OS X
22 28 (14.07%) Apple
22 28 (14.07%) DRM

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 4 (2.01%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.51%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.50%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (6.53%) MS Office
2 6 (3.02%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.01%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.01%) FastStats
1 2 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Office 365
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (26.13%) Firewall
2 31 (15.58%) TCP/IP
3 17 (8.54%) LAN
3 17 (8.54%) Network Security
4 2 (1.01%) DHCP
4 2 (1.01%) DNS
4 2 (1.01%) Intranet
4 2 (1.01%) SAN
5 1 (0.50%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.50%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.50%) VoIP
5 1 (0.50%) VPN
5 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.51%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.01%) Big Data
7 2 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (3.02%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 56 (28.14%) Finance
2 19 (9.55%) Games
3 12 (6.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (6.03%) Retail
4 11 (5.53%) Law
4 11 (5.53%) Marketing
5 10 (5.03%) Legal
6 4 (2.01%) Publishing
7 3 (1.51%) Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
8 1 (0.50%) Front Office
8 1 (0.50%) Local Government
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (31.16%) Analyst
2 58 (29.15%) Security Analyst
3 32 (16.08%) Security Manager
4 30 (15.08%) Information Analyst
4 30 (15.08%) Information Security Analyst
5 26 (13.07%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 18 (9.05%) Consultant
6 18 (9.05%) Security Consultant
7 17 (8.54%) IT Manager
7 17 (8.54%) IT Security Manager
8 15 (7.54%) Governance Analyst
8 15 (7.54%) Information Governance Analyst
8 15 (7.54%) Project Analyst
8 15 (7.54%) Project Governance Analyst
9 14 (7.04%) Governance Manager
9 14 (7.04%) Information Security Consultant
10 13 (6.53%) Information Manager
11 12 (6.03%) Information Officer
12 11 (5.53%) Developer
12 11 (5.53%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.53%) .NET
2 2 (1.01%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.01%) COM
2 2 (1.01%) CSS
2 2 (1.01%) HTML
2 2 (1.01%) jQuery
2 2 (1.01%) JSON
2 2 (1.01%) Web Services
2 2 (1.01%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.50%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.59%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.04%) Client/Server
3 10 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.52%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.52%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (2.51%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (2.01%) Physics
7 3 (1.51%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (1.51%) Freedom of Information Act
7 3 (1.51%) NHS
8 2 (1.01%) CESG
8 2 (1.01%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.01%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.01%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.01%) PKI
9 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.50%) iPad
9 1 (0.50%) iPhone
9 1 (0.50%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.60%) Windows
2 30 (15.08%) Windows Server
3 29 (14.57%) Apple iOS
3 29 (14.57%) Linux
4 28 (14.07%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) Android
6 1 (0.50%) Unix
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 143 (71.86%) Information Security
3 58 (29.15%) Risk Management
4 55 (27.64%) SIEM
5 54 (27.14%) Cybersecurity
6 48 (24.12%) Vulnerability Management
7 46 (23.12%) Security Architecture
8 39 (19.60%) Business Continuity
9 34 (17.09%) Security Operations
10 32 (16.08%) Information Governance
10 32 (16.08%) ISMS
11 31 (15.58%) ITIL
12 29 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (14.07%) DRM
14 24 (12.06%) Penetration Testing
15 23 (11.56%) Data Loss Prevention
15 23 (11.56%) Information Security Governance
15 23 (11.56%) Information Security Management
15 23 (11.56%) Security Management
16 19 (9.55%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.05%) SQL
2 11 (5.53%) C#
2 11 (5.53%) T-SQL
2 11 (5.53%) VB
3 2 (1.01%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.01%) VBA
4 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 111 (55.78%) CISSP
2 77 (38.69%) CISM
3 46 (23.12%) CISA
4 25 (12.56%) Degree
5 24 (12.06%) CISMP
6 19 (9.55%) CRISC
7 11 (5.53%) ISEB
8 10 (5.03%) SANS
9 8 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (4.02%) GIAC
9 8 (4.02%) GSEC
9 8 (4.02%) ISACA
10 6 (3.02%) ISTQB
11 4 (2.01%) PhD
12 3 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.50%) CBAP
13 1 (0.50%) CEH
13 1 (0.50%) IIBA
13 1 (0.50%) MCSE
13 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (58.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (23.62%) PCI DSS
3 19 (9.55%) Data Quality
4 10 (5.03%) QA
5 3 (1.51%) BS25999
5 3 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.50%) BS7799
6 1 (0.50%) COBIT
6 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.50%) ISO27002
System Software
1 30 (15.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.51%) vSphere
3 1 (0.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (5.53%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.01%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.01%) EnCase
2 2 (1.01%) SCCM
3 1 (0.50%) FTK
3 1 (0.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (14.07%) Apple
2 14 (7.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.03%) Forcepoint
3 10 (5.03%) Juniper
3 10 (5.03%) Sourcefire
3 10 (5.03%) Symantec
3 10 (5.03%) Varonis
4 7 (3.52%) Cisco
5 6 (3.02%) HP
6 4 (2.01%) VMware
7 3 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.51%) SAP
8 2 (1.01%) Apteco
8 2 (1.01%) EMC
8 2 (1.01%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.01%) Google
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle
9 1 (0.50%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (0.50%) Samsung
9 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow
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