The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 71 50 63
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 1.07% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 3.77% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +36.98%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
Data Protection Act
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Miscellaneous Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
174 159 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.58% 28.29% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 130 128 106
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Sheffield

Data Protection Act
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) RMADS
1 1 (100.00%) BS25999
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Management

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (100.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) BS25999
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago