The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 130 90 100
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +10
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 6 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 1.81% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 2.58% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 36
Average salary £33,750 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% -7.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1724 1590 1699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.17% 70.04% 76.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1177 1235 1439
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Protection
Berkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 21 (52.50%) C++
2 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) SaaS
3 17 (42.50%) Linux
4 16 (40.00%) Python
4 16 (40.00%) Software Architecture
5 12 (30.00%) C
6 11 (27.50%) Ant
7 10 (25.00%) Java
7 10 (25.00%) UNIX
8 9 (22.50%) Information Security
8 9 (22.50%) Finance
8 9 (22.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (20.00%) PCI DSS
10 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
10 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
11 6 (15.00%) Information Security Management
11 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
11 6 (15.00%) Security Management
11 6 (15.00%) ITIL
11 6 (15.00%) Cyber Security
11 6 (15.00%) Matrix Management
11 6 (15.00%) ISMS
11 6 (15.00%) QA
12 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 5 (12.50%) Degree
12 5 (12.50%) Data Security
13 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
13 4 (10.00%) HTTP

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Lotus Domino
Cloud Services
1 20 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) HTTP
1 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (10.00%) SSL
2 3 (7.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Ant
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) French Language
4 1 (2.50%) German Language
4 1 (2.50%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) C++ Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Junior
3 7 (17.50%) Junior Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Junior C++ Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Security Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.00%) UNIX Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Data Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Senior C++ Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Security Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Clustering
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 9 (22.50%) Information Security
4 6 (15.00%) ITIL
4 6 (15.00%) Information Security Management
4 6 (15.00%) Security Management
4 6 (15.00%) Matrix Management
4 6 (15.00%) ISMS
4 6 (15.00%) Cyber Security
5 5 (12.50%) Data Security
5 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.00%) Data Management
6 4 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (7.50%) OO
8 2 (5.00%) Migration
8 2 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (5.00%) Information Management
8 2 (5.00%) Web Development
8 2 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (5.00%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) C++
2 16 (40.00%) Python
3 12 (30.00%) C
4 10 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) PCI QSA
3 2 (5.00%) MCTS
3 2 (5.00%) MCITP
3 2 (5.00%) MCSE
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) CISA
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (15.00%) QA
4 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.50%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (5.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) MOM
1 2 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
1 2 (5.00%) SCOM
1 2 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Huawei
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Symantec
2 2 (5.00%) Websense
3 1 (2.50%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle