The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 72 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.82% 0.32% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.43% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -10.52%
Data Protection
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
554 701 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 75.68% 74.65% 75.12%
Number of salaries quoted 474 614 549
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,700 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Oxford

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Data Protection 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.

1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Load Testing
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (50.00%) Replication
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (25.00%) FreeSWITCH
4 2 (25.00%) Dovecot
4 2 (25.00%) Kamailio
4 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Data Protection 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) SPSS
2 1 (12.50%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) RTP
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DBA
1 4 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) FreeSWITCH
1 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Replication
1 4 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Database Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Campaign Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Propensity Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) Dovecot
1 2 (25.00%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Alterian