The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.52% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.94% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £80,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Data Protection Act
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
103 120 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 26.61% 33.43% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 81 114 119
Average salary £45,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Luton region.

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Luton

Data Protection Act
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001