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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 134 95 94
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 7 42 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 1.83% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 2.46% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 39
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £35,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -7.60%
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
1950 1710 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.53% 74.61% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1331 1244
Average salary £50,000 £46,505 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.51% +0.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Data Protection Salary Histogram in Reading

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (45.45%) C
1 10 (45.45%) C++
1 10 (45.45%) Python
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) SaaS
3 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (31.82%) Information Security
3 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 6 (27.27%) Linux
4 6 (27.27%) Ant
4 6 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (27.27%) PCI DSS
4 6 (27.27%) Software Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) Data Security
6 4 (18.18%) Security Management
6 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Cyber Security
6 4 (18.18%) Matrix Management
6 4 (18.18%) ISMS
6 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) Huawei
7 3 (13.64%) Information Management
7 3 (13.64%) HTTP
7 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) SSL
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Ant
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Junior
2 6 (27.27%) C++ Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Junior Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Junior C++ Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Information Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Data Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Compliance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Information Security
3 6 (27.27%) Software Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) Data Security
5 4 (18.18%) Security Management
5 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Matrix Management
5 4 (18.18%) ISMS
5 4 (18.18%) Cyber Security
6 3 (13.64%) Information Management
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) DNA
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) Data Management
8 1 (4.55%) OOP
8 1 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C
1 10 (45.45%) C++
1 10 (45.45%) Python
2 4 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) PCI QSA
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) CISA
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (27.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Huawei
2 1 (4.55%) Websense