The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills 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 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 104 130 100
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -30
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 36 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.59% 0.42% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 0.55% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33 8 27
Average salary £60,000 £33,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -26.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £36,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -9.41%
Data Protection
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1853 1824 1619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.85% 77.12% 71.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1264 1280
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Data Protection Salary Trend in Reading

Data Protection
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Reading region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Reading

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 27 (45.76%) Information Security
2 26 (44.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (44.07%) PCI DSS
3 25 (42.37%) Finance
4 23 (38.98%) Information Security Management
4 23 (38.98%) Security Management
5 21 (35.59%) Cyber Security
6 20 (33.90%) Data Protection Act
7 18 (30.51%) SC Cleared
7 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
7 18 (30.51%) ITIL
8 17 (28.81%) ISMS
9 13 (22.03%) Matrix Management
10 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
11 8 (13.56%) Law
11 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
12 7 (11.86%) Advertising
12 7 (11.86%) Freedom of Information
12 7 (11.86%) Business Continuity
12 7 (11.86%) Risk Management
12 7 (11.86%) BS25999
12 7 (11.86%) PCI QSA
13 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
13 6 (10.17%) CISSP
14 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
14 5 (8.47%) CSS
14 5 (8.47%) HTML
14 5 (8.47%) MS Office
14 5 (8.47%) Firewall
14 5 (8.47%) CESG

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS Project
4 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Firewall
2 3 (5.08%) Intranet
2 3 (5.08%) Extranet
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) MS Access
2 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
3 8 (13.56%) Law
4 7 (11.86%) Advertising
5 4 (6.78%) Banking
6 3 (5.08%) Billing
7 1 (1.69%) Marketing
7 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Consultant
2 18 (30.51%) Security Manager
3 13 (22.03%) Security Consultant
4 9 (15.25%) Information Manager
4 9 (15.25%) Information Security Manager
5 8 (13.56%) Data Protection Officer
6 7 (11.86%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Security Consultant
7 6 (10.17%) Security Advisor
7 6 (10.17%) Cyber Security Manager
8 4 (6.78%) IT Security Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) IT Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Graduate
9 3 (5.08%) Junior
9 3 (5.08%) Administrator
10 2 (3.39%) Junior Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Management Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Security Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) HTML
1 5 (8.47%) CSS
2 3 (5.08%) .NET
2 3 (5.08%) jQuery
3 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.39%) XML
3 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.39%) HTML5
3 2 (3.39%) CSS3
4 1 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.69%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (11.86%) Freedom of Information
3 5 (8.47%) CESG
4 4 (6.78%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.08%) PKI
6 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.69%) BYOD
7 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.69%) iPhone
7 1 (1.69%) Social Media
7 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
1 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) Information Security
2 23 (38.98%) Information Security Management
2 23 (38.98%) Security Management
3 21 (35.59%) Cyber Security
4 18 (30.51%) ITIL
5 17 (28.81%) ISMS
6 13 (22.03%) Matrix Management
7 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
8 7 (11.86%) Risk Management
8 7 (11.86%) Business Continuity
9 3 (5.08%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (5.08%) Migration
9 3 (5.08%) Data Entry
9 3 (5.08%) Identity Management
9 3 (5.08%) SDLC
10 2 (3.39%) SIEM
10 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.39%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.39%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) C#
1 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) VBA
2 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) SC Cleared
1 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.86%) PCI QSA
3 6 (10.17%) CISSP
4 4 (6.78%) CITP
4 4 (6.78%) CISMP
4 4 (6.78%) MBCS
5 2 (3.39%) Degree
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.39%) CISA
5 2 (3.39%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (44.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 26 (44.07%) PCI DSS
2 7 (11.86%) BS25999
3 3 (5.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.39%) QA
5 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) SCCM
1 2 (3.39%) SCOM
1 2 (3.39%) SCVMM
1 2 (3.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (3.39%) SCDPM
1 2 (3.39%) SCOrch
1 2 (3.39%) SCSM
1 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) Symantec
3 1 (1.69%) McAfee
3 1 (1.69%) Google
3 1 (1.69%) Huawei
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe
3 1 (1.69%) Sage
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago