The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.15% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
155 120 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 23.48% 35.09% 29.62%
Number of salaries quoted 139 115 126
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Data Protection Act
Northamptonshire

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Northampton

Data Protection Act
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Services Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V