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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 107 136 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 23 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.38% 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.35% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Median salary £44,000 £72,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.31% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
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
687 900 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.11% 40.45% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 492 704 580
Median salary £51,750 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.94% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading 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 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Data Protection Act Salary Histogram in Reading

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 25 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 24 (96.00%) Information Security
3 23 (92.00%) ISMS
3 23 (92.00%) Information Security Management
3 23 (92.00%) Security Management
3 23 (92.00%) Matrix Organization
4 20 (80.00%) Finance
5 17 (68.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (68.00%) PCI DSS
6 16 (64.00%) Matrix Management
6 16 (64.00%) ITIL
6 16 (64.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (64.00%) Presales
6 16 (64.00%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
8 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
8 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
9 8 (32.00%) Huawei
10 7 (28.00%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (28.00%) ERP
10 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
10 7 (28.00%) Legal
10 7 (28.00%) Coaching
10 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (28.00%) Compliance Audit
11 4 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (4.00%) ISACA
12 1 (4.00%) Advertising
12 1 (4.00%) Clustering
12 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (28.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Security Manager
2 16 (64.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (4.00%) DBA
4 1 (4.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 24 (96.00%) Information Security
3 23 (92.00%) Information Security Management
3 23 (92.00%) ISMS
3 23 (92.00%) Matrix Organization
3 23 (92.00%) Security Management
4 16 (64.00%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (64.00%) ITIL
4 16 (64.00%) Matrix Management
4 16 (64.00%) Presales
5 7 (28.00%) Coaching
5 7 (28.00%) Compliance Audit
5 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (28.00%) ERP
5 7 (28.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) CISM
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
2 1 (4.00%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (68.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (68.00%) PCI DSS
2 16 (64.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Huawei