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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 121 109 116
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 26 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.14% 1.21% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.60% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 22
Average salary £61,250 £41,750 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.70% -18.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,847 £32,500 £38,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,200 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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
1842 1745 1486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.00% 75.41% 68.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1247 1155
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Reading

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (56.52%) Information Security
1 26 (56.52%) PCI DSS
2 25 (54.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (54.35%) Finance
3 22 (47.83%) Information Security Management
3 22 (47.83%) Security Management
3 22 (47.83%) Cyber Security
4 21 (45.65%) Data Protection Act
5 18 (39.13%) SC Cleared
5 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
5 18 (39.13%) ITIL
6 17 (36.96%) ISMS
7 13 (28.26%) Matrix Management
8 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
8 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
9 7 (15.22%) Advertising
9 7 (15.22%) Freedom of Information
10 6 (13.04%) BS25999
10 6 (13.04%) PCI QSA
10 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
10 6 (13.04%) Business Continuity
10 6 (13.04%) CISSP
11 5 (10.87%) HTML
11 5 (10.87%) CSS
11 5 (10.87%) CESG
11 5 (10.87%) CESG CLAS
11 5 (10.87%) Firewall
12 4 (8.70%) MailChimp
12 4 (8.70%) User Experience
12 4 (8.70%) Social Media

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) MailChimp
1 4 (8.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) Intranet
2 3 (6.52%) Extranet
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 7 (15.22%) Advertising
4 4 (8.70%) Marketing
5 3 (6.52%) Banking
5 3 (6.52%) Billing
6 2 (4.35%) Law
7 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Security Manager
2 16 (34.78%) Consultant
3 11 (23.91%) Security Consultant
4 9 (19.57%) Information Security Manager
4 9 (19.57%) Information Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Cyber Security Manager
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Security Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Security Advisor
7 4 (8.70%) Designer
7 4 (8.70%) Web Designer
7 4 (8.70%) Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) IT Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.52%) IT Security Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Officer
9 2 (4.35%) Security Assurance Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Cyber Security Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) HTML
1 5 (10.87%) CSS
2 4 (8.70%) jQuery
3 3 (6.52%) HTML5
4 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (45.65%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (15.22%) Freedom of Information
3 5 (10.87%) CESG
3 5 (10.87%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (8.70%) User Experience
4 4 (8.70%) Social Media
4 4 (8.70%) Graphic Design
4 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.52%) PKI
6 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (2.17%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Information Security
2 22 (47.83%) Information Security Management
2 22 (47.83%) Security Management
2 22 (47.83%) Cyber Security
3 18 (39.13%) ITIL
4 17 (36.96%) ISMS
5 13 (28.26%) Matrix Management
6 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
7 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
7 6 (13.04%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.70%) Analytics
8 4 (8.70%) Web Analytics
8 4 (8.70%) Identity Management
8 4 (8.70%) SEO
8 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (6.52%) Data Entry
10 2 (4.35%) Online Marketing
10 2 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) SC Cleared
1 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) PCI QSA
2 6 (13.04%) CISSP
3 4 (8.70%) CITP
3 4 (8.70%) CISMP
3 4 (8.70%) MBCS
4 2 (4.35%) CISA
4 2 (4.35%) CISM
5 1 (2.17%) GIAC
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (56.52%) PCI DSS
2 25 (54.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (13.04%) BS25999
4 3 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (4.35%) COBIT
6 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
2 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.17%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Google
1 4 (8.70%) Adobe
2 2 (4.35%) Symantec
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco
3 1 (2.17%) McAfee
3 1 (2.17%) Huawei
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Salary: £2000 - £24000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £26 - £28 per annum
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