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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.39% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £34,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
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
277 163 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.79% 28.65% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 248 132 270
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,870 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) CESG
4 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (25.00%) CCTV
4 1 (25.00%) Life Science
4 1 (25.00%) RMADS
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
4 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) PBX
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (25.00%) CCTV
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Primavera
2 1 (25.00%) SolidWorks
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco