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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
England / London
Rank 502 584 607
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +23
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 65 64 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 58 57 41
Median salary £70,500 £53,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.77% -14.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,550 £32,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £71,000 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%

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
14343 18663 18475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.50% 45.24% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11849 15525 15055
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +9 9 £90,000 +68.22% 4
Canary Wharf - 6 £65,000 -
West End - 1 £70,000 -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 119 (77.78%) Information Security
3 99 (64.71%) CISSP
4 94 (61.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 86 (56.21%) CISM
6 59 (38.56%) Cybersecurity
7 54 (35.29%) Firewall
8 52 (33.99%) Risk Management
9 48 (31.37%) Finance
9 48 (31.37%) Windows
9 48 (31.37%) SIEM
9 48 (31.37%) Vulnerability Management
10 45 (29.41%) ITIL
10 45 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
11 42 (27.45%) Linux
12 41 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
12 41 (26.80%) PCI DSS
13 39 (25.49%) Security Architecture
14 37 (24.18%) Degree
15 35 (22.88%) Windows Server
15 35 (22.88%) Data Loss Prevention
16 34 (22.22%) Business Continuity
16 34 (22.22%) Active Directory
17 33 (21.57%) TCP/IP
17 33 (21.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 33 (21.57%) Apple iOS
17 33 (21.57%) ISMS
18 32 (20.92%) Mac OS X
18 32 (20.92%) Apple
18 32 (20.92%) 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 2 (1.31%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.65%) IIS
2 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.54%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.31%) Raiser's Edge
3 1 (0.65%) CiviCRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.31%) Office 365
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (35.29%) Firewall
2 33 (21.57%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.54%) Network Security
4 8 (5.23%) LAN
5 3 (1.96%) Internet
5 3 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.31%) DHCP
6 2 (1.31%) DNS
6 2 (1.31%) SAN
7 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.65%) VoIP
7 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.65%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.65%) MS Access
4 1 (0.65%) MySQL
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.61%) HP UFT
General
1 48 (31.37%) Finance
2 20 (13.07%) Retail
3 9 (5.88%) Banking
4 8 (5.23%) Financial Institution
4 8 (5.23%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Local Government
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (35.95%) Security Manager
2 35 (22.88%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 29 (18.95%) Analyst
4 28 (18.30%) IT Manager
4 28 (18.30%) IT Security Manager
5 26 (16.99%) Security Analyst
6 22 (14.38%) Information Security Manager
7 21 (13.73%) Information Manager
8 20 (13.07%) Applications Manager
9 16 (10.46%) Consultant
9 16 (10.46%) Security Consultant
9 16 (10.46%) Security Specialist
10 12 (7.84%) Information Security Specialist
10 12 (7.84%) Information Specialist
11 7 (4.58%) CISSP Manager
11 7 (4.58%) IT Analyst
12 5 (3.27%) Information Analyst
12 5 (3.27%) Information Security Consultant
12 5 (3.27%) IT Engineer
12 5 (3.27%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.30%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.50%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.96%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.31%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.31%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (1.31%) NHS
5 2 (1.31%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.65%) CESG
6 1 (0.65%) FMCG
6 1 (0.65%) iPad
6 1 (0.65%) iPhone
6 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 48 (31.37%) Windows
2 42 (27.45%) Linux
3 35 (22.88%) Windows Server
4 33 (21.57%) Apple iOS
5 32 (20.92%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.65%) Android
7 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 119 (77.78%) Information Security
3 59 (38.56%) Cybersecurity
4 52 (33.99%) Risk Management
5 48 (31.37%) SIEM
5 48 (31.37%) Vulnerability Management
6 45 (29.41%) ITIL
6 45 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
7 41 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (25.49%) Security Architecture
9 35 (22.88%) Data Loss Prevention
10 34 (22.22%) Business Continuity
11 33 (21.57%) ISMS
11 33 (21.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 32 (20.92%) DRM
13 22 (14.38%) Security Management
14 20 (13.07%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (13.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (11.76%) Information Security Management
16 14 (9.15%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.27%) SQL
2 2 (1.31%) C
3 1 (0.65%) Java
3 1 (0.65%) Perl
3 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 99 (64.71%) CISSP
2 86 (56.21%) CISM
3 37 (24.18%) Degree
4 30 (19.61%) CISA
5 13 (8.50%) SANS
6 11 (7.19%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 11 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (6.54%) CCSP
8 6 (3.92%) CRISC
8 6 (3.92%) GIAC
8 6 (3.92%) GSEC
8 6 (3.92%) ISACA
8 6 (3.92%) ISEB
9 4 (2.61%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.31%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.31%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.31%) SSCP
11 1 (0.65%) CEH
11 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (61.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (26.80%) PCI DSS
3 14 (9.15%) GDPR
4 10 (6.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (5.88%) BS25999
6 8 (5.23%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (3.92%) COBIT
8 3 (1.96%) ISO27002
9 2 (1.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 34 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) vSphere
2 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.31%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (1.31%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (20.92%) Apple
2 11 (7.19%) Oracle
3 8 (5.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.61%) HP
5 2 (1.31%) VMware
6 1 (0.65%) Avaya
6 1 (0.65%) Citrix
6 1 (0.65%) Forcepoint
6 1 (0.65%) IBM
6 1 (0.65%) Juniper
6 1 (0.65%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.65%) Samsung
6 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.65%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.65%) Symantec
6 1 (0.65%) Varonis
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