The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 67 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.70% 0.14% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.14% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £29,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +26.86%
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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
234 263 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 32.73% 35.83% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 193 222 221
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East 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 the North East

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in the North East

Data Protection Act
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the North East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in the North East

Data Protection Act
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Tyne and Wear +1 4 £29,500 -26.25%
Durham - 1 £45,000 -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (66.67%) Email Filtering
3 4 (66.67%) Web Filtering
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) BPMN
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (16.67%) CISMP
5 1 (16.67%) CISM
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) NHS
5 1 (16.67%) Case Management

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Governance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) Email Filtering
3 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (66.67%) Web Filtering
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) BPMN
4 1 (16.67%) Case Management
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISMP
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS