The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 140 - 111
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 0 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.045% - 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 18
Average salary £37,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Data Protection Act
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
871 882 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 38.87% 35.51% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 629 558 604
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Reading

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (66.67%) Cyber Security
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) ISMS
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 3 (50.00%) Security Management
5 2 (33.33%) Advertising
5 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (16.67%) COBIT
6 1 (16.67%) CITP
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (16.67%) Huawei
6 1 (16.67%) MBCS
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 1 (16.67%) CESG
6 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CESG
1 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Cyber Security
4 3 (50.00%) ISMS
4 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 3 (50.00%) Security Management
5 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
6 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 1 (16.67%) ETL
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CITP
2 1 (16.67%) MBCS
2 1 (16.67%) CISMP
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Huawei
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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